The Narrow Boat


The Narrowboat is a hidden gem and the one and only pub situated directly on Regent’s Canal in Islington (yes really!). Enjoy yourself in a beautiful pub tucked away from the hustle and bustle of North London, the perfect retreat for those who are looking to relax with friends and family throughout autumn out on their terrace balconies.

They have a fantastic range of cask ales, craft beers, ciders and flavoured spirits, as well as a beautiful selection of fine wines from around the world. Their seasonal menu can take you from morning brunch, to a light lunch or a more hearty dinner, all using fresh local ingredients with dishes to suit a variety of dietary requirements. Fancy a British classic but with a modern twist? They have you covered. 

The Six Nations are back and the Narrowboat are showing the remainder of the games live! Book your table to ensure the best seats in the house. Ahead of your visit, download the Young's On Tap app to order food and drink to your table, so you won't miss a minute of the action! Scrum on down...

The festive season is a time to drink, eat and be merry, with your friends, colleagues and loved ones! The Narrowboat have a multitude of spaces and fantastic party packages. From traditional, three-course Christmas feasts, to drinks parties with canapes, to Christmas quizzes and cocktail masterclasses, they have something to suit all your festive needs. Don't fancy cooking on Christmas Day? Fear not, they're offering a delicious Christmas Day feast for all the family. Get cosy in their beautiful pub with an icy view of Regent's Canal and lovely little nooks to enjoy an Irish coffee, mulled wine or bottle of fizz. Get in touch to see how the team at the Narrowboat can make your Christmas extra special this year!

The team at the Narrowboat look forward to your visit!

What's on

Work from the Pub
Working from home? Need a change of scene? Why not cozy up on our boat and work with spectacular views of Regent's Canal. We'll give you a comfy…

Various dates from Monday 18th January 2021

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The Perfect Sunday Roast
Ahoy there! Why don't you come join us on deck and enjoy a delicious Sunday Roast whilst enjoying the scenic views of Regent's Canal. Our crew…

Every Sunday

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  • Happily Affordable ££
  • Taking Bookings
  • Disabled Toilets
  • No Door Charge


Day Open Close Notes
Monday 11:00 23:00
Tuesday 11:00 23:00
Wednesday 11:00 23:00
Thursday 11:00 23:00
Friday 11:00 23:00
Saturday 11:00 23:00
Sunday 11:00 23:00



The Narrow Boat, 119, St Peters Street, N1 8PZ



Nearest Station

Angel (Tube)


  • Cuisines

    This venue serves British, Pub Food, Brunch and Roast Dinner food.

  • A word from the chef:

    The Narrowboat serves traditional pub food using only premium quality ingredients, carefully sourced from British producers. With autumn approaching, Head Chef Andy has given our dishes a seasonal makeover. Looking for a place to tuck into a Christmas Feast? We've got you covered, check out our menus now!

Private Hire

Name Type Capacity
Cost Min spend
Min spend
Captain's Bar Venue Hire 44 70 - - -

Located across the entire floor of our basement, this area boasts its own dedicated bar, WC and access to the canal side. Perfect for larger private parties including Christmas get-togethers, or private business meetings.

This area has a wall mounted flat screen TV that is fully adjustable for you to use for your team meeting or presentation. We also have facilities to plug in your smart phones of laptops to play through the speakers in the room.

Stern Venue Hire 20 40 - - -

Located at the back of our downstairs area, tucked away with great views of the canal side. This is the perfect venue space for smaller gatherings such as Christmas drinks with friends or a festive family dinner!

The Starboard Venue Hire 18 30 - - -

Located in the back area of the top floor, tucked away from the main bar, overlooking Regents Canal, this space is perfect for a festive drinks with colleagues, or a sit down meal with friends. (Please Note: The Balcony is not included) 

Starboard & Balcony Venue Hire 18 45 - - -

Located in the back area of the top floor, tucked away from the main bar, you will have the luxury of the inside space as well as the outside terrace. With amazing scenic views of the canal and a good sized venue space, what's not to love?

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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