Angel Islington

Islington’s Radici Launches Ultimate Pizza Fest

Guaranteed to beat Pizza Hut’s unlimited lunch buffet, Islington’s Radici is launching a weekly Giro Pizza Club. This is your opportunity to try out as many slices of Francesco Mazzei’s moorish pizza toppings as you wish, or could possibly fit in…  Photo: Radici They say there is no such thing as too much pizza, so […]

Fruity summer ice-cream

ISLINGTON’S 9 BEST PLACES FOR ICE CREAM

With summer not far off, The Resident picks out the 10 best spots to get your ice-cream fix in Islington.From Moto Yogo’s organic frozen yoghurt to Amorino’s Sicilian gelato and Paul A Young’s indulgent chocolate ice cream, there is something for everyone

Order in the oysters at the acclaimed Wright Brothers Oyster Bar

THE VALENTINE’S DAY GUIDE THAT APPEALS TO ALL FIVE SENSES

North Londoners, reawaken your senses this Valentine’s Day with The Resident’s guide to sensuous things to do, see and buy in and around Islington…

Retro brunch at Chinese Laundry

CHINESE LAUNDRY BRINGS RETRO BEIJING BRUNCH TO ANGEL

The fashion designers-turned gourmet geniuses behind the new Chinese Laundry casual dinning room in Angel on the restaurant’s 80s retro vibe, why they felt London needed an authentic northern Chinese brunch and welcoming in the Year of the Rooster…

The luscious squid ink dish at Galley

GLOBAL CUISINE AT GALLEY, UPPER STREET

The new Galley restaurant in Angel fuses Polish heritage with cuisine from around the globe to produce a tantalising, experimental offering in a fashion-forward setting

A piece by Ray Caesar that featured in the James Freeman Gallery's 'Decadents' exhibit

WHY THE ART SCENE WILL ALWAYS THRIVE IN ISLINGTON

With soaring house prices and the astronomical cost of gallery space in Islington, there are fears that artistic talent may be pushed out. James Freeman of the James Freeman Gallery and Polly Bielecka of Pangolin tell us why Islington will always be a bearer of groundbreaking artistic talent

Owner Alice Howard says that individuality is key when it comes to standing out in Exmouth Market

COMMUNITY SPIRIT RULES AT EXMOUTH MARKET

The community feel in Exmouth Market is hard to miss, something that it has always retained, even when mass regeneration began in the mid 90s. The street food vendors are familiar with each other. The market shop owners hang out in the street and your welcome absolutely anywhere…

Gorilla Perfumes

ANGELA FLANDERS ON LONDON’S NICHE FRAGRANCE SCENE

Spitalfields is at the forefront of London’s niche perfumery scene, where more than just fragrances are being bottled. Angela Flanders Perfumer is giving people a new way to discover scents, leading the way when it comes to 21st century perfume

Mobalpa Kitchens

ANGEL’S HOMES & INTERIORS SHOPPING DESTINATION

Upper Street, near Angel Station, Islington, is a well-known food paradise. But did you know that the area between Angel, Essex Road and Highbury & Islington stations is also home to various interior design stores?

JAZ & JUL’S NEW VEGAN-FRIENDLY CHOCOLATE BRUNCH

Dynamic streetfood duo Jasmine Kershaw and Juliet Sampson have launched a new chocolate-themed brunch menu at Jaz & Jul’s Chocolate House in Angel Islington