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A Warm Welcome

A beautiful pub dating back to the 1700’s serving delicious dishes and classic cocktails. With a glorious, partially covered beer garden and a tremendous team, there's no better pub to visit in Islington!

Platinum Jubilee Weekend

Be sure to join us for our Platinum Jubilee celebrations from 2nd – 5th June! We’ll be hosting a picnic in our garden, serving a delicious Jubilee pairing menu, and we’ll be firing up the Burger Shack and serving up our Monarch burger!

Canonbury Garden

Enjoy our infamous garden; a tranquil haven in bustling Islington. Sit back and enjoy your favourite tipple alongside a juicy burger from our Burger Shack. Get in touch to book a table.

Food and Drink

With delicious, seasonal produce and enviable Sunday Roasts, The Canonbury has got something for everyone. Our dishes are best washed down with a tipple or two; choose from Real ales, craft beers and thirst-quenching cocktails - you’ll be spoilt for choice.

Weddings

Located a short walk from Islington Town Hall and with a variety of spaces and bespoke menus, we’re the perfect venue for a large wedding reception or intimate dinner. Our experienced team is on hand to help you create the day of your dreams.

WELCOME TO THE CANONBURY TAVERN

Ideally located in Canonbury Place and just a short walk from Highbury & Islington, Canonbury and Essex Road stations, we’re the perfect place to stop by with your nearest and dearest to drink, dine and have a fantastic time. We serve mouth-watering pub classics and hand-crafted contemporary plates, as well as hearty bar snacks. Our bar is fully stocked with real ales, local beers and wines from around the world, our team are also always at the ready to make you a delicious cocktail.

Our partially covered garden allows you to temporarily escape the bustling London streets and enter an urban oasis, more fitting with country living. Whether you’re looking for a fantastic Sunday roast with the family, a romantic date night or catching up with friends, we have it all. Make sure to bring your furry friend with you, we’re very dog friendly.

Be sure to join us for our Platinum Jubilee celebrations from 2nd – 5th June! We’ll be hosting a picnic in our garden, serving a delicious Jubilee pairing menu, and we’ll be firing up the Burger Shack and serving up our Monarch burger!

Tom and the team look forward to seeing you soon.

From the Kitchen

Spring has sprung and with it comes a host of new seasonal ingredients on our menus

Explore our menus

A Right Royal Knees-up

Be sure to join us for our Platinum Jubilee celebrations from 2nd – 5th June! We’ll be hosting a picnic in our garden, serving a delicious Jubilee pairing menu, and we’ll be firing up the Burger Shack and serving up our Monarch burger!

Events & Parties

Whatever the occasion may be, our beautiful spaces both inside and outside, make The Canonbury the perfect spot to enjoy your celebrations.  Engagement dos, birthday bashes, christenings, celebrations of life… we host them all!

Food & Drink

Head Chef Lubo uses seasonal, local produce to create mouth-watering British dishes. Our favourites this autumn include Young’s beer-battered cod, succulent beef Sunday Roasts and juicy burgers from our Burger Shack.

Please kindly note that our garden closes at 9.30pm, thus the latest booking time for an outside space is 8.30pm.