Angel Islington's Best Clubs
While the northern nook that is Angel may be known for sought-after flats, fine eateries and Clerkenwell closeness, you can swivel them socks something silly if the moment so takes you there. From raucous party bars that boast some of the best vibes in the business, to quirky haunts that provide a menagerie of DJ names and dancing dabbles across all floors, it's time to get a taste of the clubs that Angel is fronting.
Quirky, cocktail-filled and a whole lot of fun, London Cocktail Club in Islington is one spot that knows how to have a good time. Grab yourself one of the seriously strong concoctions and join in with the fun as barstaff down shots and the tunes are turned up.
LadyBird is a prime party spot for Upper Street’s revellers. Spread across two floors and hosting all manner of themed nights, start with a few cocktails on the ground floor before finishing in the basement club below; where DJs play '80s, '90s, disco, house and classic tunes until 4am at the weekends.
Yes, Be At One in Islington is a cocktail bar offering cracking 2-4-1s, but over Friday and Saturday it's also a brilliant place to party the night away. Start the evening sipping on one of the cocktails from their 160-strong list before slipping on your dancing shoes and throwing some shapes.
South American inspired boozin' with a boisterous party thrown in for good measure? Barrio Angel is the naughty tasting nook for you. A cannonball of colour that boasts all sorts of Havana hankering, Barrio Angel is a destination that turns from party bar to a cracking club in only a matter of Caipirinha moments.
If you're looking for a damn tasty martini and some of the coolest DJs come the end of the week, look no further than Dirty Martini in Islington. The cocktail bar has a cool and slick interior with plenty of booths and one of the best cocktail lists Islington has seen in a while.
An infamous Essex Road pub and Angel favourite, there's something of a six degrees of seperation rule when it comes to The Old Queen's Head, seeing as most of your chums will have been there. From their deliciously derailed and vintage interiors, to their plethora of DJ names that know how to pack the joint out, she is the Queen after all.
Lucky Voice in Islington is a mix between a bar and your own private club. With rooms that can be rented to groups of budding singers, giant cocktails and fancy dress costumes there's no doubt a night at Lucky Voice will be a fun one.