May 11 16

The Auld Triangle, St Thomas’s Road, Finsbury Park, N4

Jack Cutforth
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Visited: Tuesday 8 March by JC

I was sitting in this pub drinking a pint of Guinness that I’d bought for an amazing £3.10 when the power went out entirely. This

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May 10 16

Bedford Tavern, Seven Sisters Road, Finsbury Park, N7

Jack Cutforth
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Visited: Friday 4 March by JB & JC

The sight of this pub managed to tempt us off the bus to Finsbury Park a few stops early, which might lead you to believe that

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Mar 26 16

Tommy Flynn’s Pub & Kitchen, Holloway Road, N7

Jack Cutforth
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Visited: Monday 1 February by JC

The unassuming replacement to the Hercules Tavern on Holloway Road. The name ‘Tommy Flynn’s Pub and Kitchen’ suggests that

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Feb 15 16

The Hopsmiths, Crouch Hill, N4

Jack Cutforth
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Visited: Monday 25 Janury by JC

This place is kind of surprising, if you read some of the online reviews before visiting. They talk of a traditional no-nonsense pub

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Feb 15 16

The Old Dairy, Crouch Hill, N4

Jack Cutforth
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Visited: Monday 25 January by JC

Don’t be fooled: this place wasn’t actually a dairy in a previous life. According to the website it was in fact a ‘creamery’

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Feb 2 16

The Landseer, Landseer Road, Holloway, N19

Jack Cutforth
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Visited: Monday 18 January by JC

Another pub that can be found in the warren of residential streets that lie between Holloway Road and Hornsey Road in Islington. It’s spectacularly easy to get

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Feb 2 16

The Swimmer at the Grafton Arms, Eburne Road, Holloway, N7

Jack Cutforth
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Visited: Monday 18 January by JC

Come on guys, pick a name for your pub. Are you The Grafton Arms or The Swimmer? You can’t be both. I feel like a bell end telling

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Jan 28 16

The Alma, Chapel Road, Angel, N1

Jack Cutforth
The Alma

Visited: Friday 15 January by GM, JC & JB

It’s a funny thing, alcohol-induced amnesia. It descends on your memory in patches. You would think that it would

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Jan 28 16

The Three Johns, White Lion Street, Angel, N1

Jack Cutforth
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Visited: Friday 15 January by GM, JC & JB

After a tray of Troubadours at The Old Goat and a blue plastic bag of road beers for the train into

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Jan 26 16

The Castle, Pentonville Road, Angel

Jack Cutforth
The Castle

Visited: Friday 15 January by JC & JB

There’s nothing in this pub to alert you to the fact that it’s where the biggest, oldest, and cockney-est heist in British

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