Theberton Street restaurants are topped off by Humble Grape, a haven of internationally-inspired small plates and larger dishes like aubergine parmigiana or salted Skrei cod. Plus, there's an extensive wine list to sip your way through.
Best Upper Street Restaurants
From Angel to Highbury and Islington, this stretch of premium North London real estate is home to some fabulous places to eat. Modern British cooking? Pan-Asian food? World-class cocktails to pair with tasty plates? Our guide to the best Upper Street restaurants is sure to deliver.
A gorgeous restaurant, bar and pub all in one, Hoxley and Porter makes for a great dinner in the area. Date night? Catch-up with friends? Whatever the occasion, soak up the 1930s decor as you wolf down modern European plates and Sunday roasts.
One of the best Islington restaurants just off Upper Street, Rosa's Thai Cafe promises authentic cuisine and boozy iced tea. A great choice if you're after something low-key, the cosy spot churns out chicken wings, red curries, spicy noodles and much more.
Not just a cracking cocktail bar, Little Bat is also a top choice of restaurants near Highbury and Islington station. It rustles up small plates, seasonal options and desserts just a second from Upper Street, with the team behind Callooh Callay keeping you fed or watered.
When you're after places to eat on Upper Street, don't overlook Laki Kane. This cocktail bar and pan-Asian eatery is whipping up the likes of tiki brunches, tropical cocktails and rice or noodle dishes to dine on, with its own rum making experiences to boot.
Out of all the Upper Street, Islington restaurants, The Skinny Kitchen is an Instagrammer's paradise. From the pink neon signs and leafy decor through to vegan burgers, cauliflower wings, and prosecco or cocktails, it's all beaut here.
Not just one for classic pub grub, John Salt is the bustling North London watering hole that offers up lunch menus and bottomless brunching too, accompanied by Two Tribes beer. Better yet, you can reserve your own private area to match food and drinks with live DJs.
If high-tech darts is the name of your game, then a trip to Flight Club is a must. This quirky Upper Street hideaway is partnering paddle pizzas and coconut popcorn with bottomless boozing or alcoholic slushies. You'll wanna book an oche here and make a night of it.