Welcome to the King’s Head Theatre Pub, located on the trendy, eclectic Upper Street, Islington. As we were founded in 1970, we’re best known for being the first theatre pub since Shakespearean times. Along with our famous theatre, our Victorian pub offers ale lovers, craft beer drinkers and wine sippers the perfect place to relax, unwind or if you are having a celebration in 'Islington Town Hall' and looking for a spot to have a drink before or after book in with us today, we are open from 11am everyday! We offer a drinks menu and buffet menu for all bookings before or after your celebration.
Our pub diary is consistently packed with regular tasting events and some of the best live music Islington has to offer so keep your eyes peeled on our ‘Entertainment’ page where you can find out about all the exciting events we have going on at the pub!
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The King’s Head Theatre stands at the back of the pub since 1970. Originally a room that had been used as a boxing ring and a pool hall, the King’s Head established the first pub theatre in London since Shakespeare’s day. With a variety of different types of shows and performances throughout the week, make sure to book online to see the latest shows to take the stage. Tickets available online and can be picked up in the pub.FIND OUT MORE