This is a Georgian gem of a pub in the Barnsbury conservation area of Islington that continues to serve good food using top-notch British produce. In winter, log fires warm the pub, with the large walled garden and wisteria-covered pergola drawing the crowds in summer.
Open all year
Open all week
Open all day
Opening times: 11–11 (Sunday 11.30–10.30)
Lunch: Monday to Friday 12–3, Saturday 12–4, Sunday 12–9
Dinner: Monday to Saturday 6–10, Sunday 6–9
Credit cards accepted
Coach parties welcome, notice required
Allowed in bar
Allowed in restaurant
Allowed in garden
From Angel tube station, cross road into Liverpool Road past Sainsbury's, continue to Richmond Avenue. Left. At junction with Thornhill Road turn right. Pub on right.