Best Things To Do Near King's Cross

One of the most thriving areas of inner London, King's Cross is swiftly becoming a go-to destination for everything from drinking and dining to nights out with friends and quirky activities. From the sleek bars and restaurants of Coal Drops Yard, to the cool pubs of Pentonville Road, there's always something to get into around here, so we've rounded up the best things to do near King's Cross so you can make the most of the city's most exciting area. 

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Last updated on 15th May 2024

The Star of Kings

The Star of Kings is an atmospheric boozer near King's Cross that hosts a wealth of events throughout the week. Not only does it serve cracking food courtesy of Breddos Tacos but it also provides fabulous entertainment in the form of its Tuesday night quiz and karaoke. Entry for the former is £2 per person and rounds include pictures, music and more. 

RAILS Restaurant At Great Northern Hotel

‘‘The Afternoon Tea That Must Not Be Named’’ - From £39.50 and 1 other offer

In the heart of vibrant King's Cross and neighbouring Coal Drops Yard, Great Northern Hotel is a boutique spot that's home to modern British and French restaurant. Expect Parisian chic interiors and The Little Bar adjoining, which serves French cocktails, digestifs and a huge wine list.