A traditional and authentic Pub, well known for being the first theatre pub since Shakespearean times when it was founded in 1970. With a selection of great wine and real ale, at this Victorian pub you can enjoy great drinks in front of a roaring fire in the winter, see the images of the worlds famous stage faces and listen to some great live music. It is most famous for it's theatre in the back which has seen the West End and Broadway.
Live Music Every Night Thursday to Sunday starting from 9.30pm. Late license until 2am on Friday & Saturday nights. Please scroll down to see upcoming events and live music at the pub. If you are coming to see at show at the theatre why not look at our drinks list and pre-order your drinks for before the show and interval. Drop us a line with your pre-order via email or telephone!

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January

Live music from Secret Lovers

This Sunday at the legendary Upper Street theatre pub the King's Head we have live music from Secret Lovers.

Playing from 9:30pm 'till late you can expect to hear some serious funk, soul and Motown with a hint of the blues.

So why not swing by for some foot stompin' music, great beer and good times a plenty?

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January

Live music from Steve Morrison

This Thursday at the Upper Street theatre pub the King's Head we have live music from blues legend Steve Morrison.

Playing from 9:30pm 'till late you can expect to hear one a true great of the UK blues scene deliver some classic tunes and play some excellent blues guitar.

So why not swing by for so...

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January

Live music from Bad Girls Groove Unplugged

This Friday at the legendary Upper Street theatre pub the King's Head we have an unplugged set from Bad Girls Groove. 

Playing from 9:30pm 'till late you can expect to hear some serious funk, soul and Motown with a hit of the blues.

So why not swing by for some foot stompin' music, great beer and good times a plenty? Read more

February

Live music from Alex Haynes & The Fever

This Sunday at the legendary Upper Street theatre pub the King's Head we have live music from Alex Haynes & The Fever.

A two-piece band from London, comprised of Haynes – described as ‘one of the UK’s best blues vocalists’ by bandsoup.com – on vocals, guitar and percussion and Richard Coulson on drums and p...

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February

Live music from Cafe Manouche

This Thursday at the legendary Upper Street theatre pub the King's Head we have live music from Cafe Manouche.

Playing from 9:30pm 'till late you can expect to be transported back in time by sounds of the 1920's Parisian dancehalls, the swinging 1930's, to 1950's be-bop! 

So why not swing by for some foot stompin'...

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February

6 Nations - Wales vs England

Kick off the 6 nations in style by stopping in at the King's Head to watch England vs Wales! Enjoy a patriotic tipple of your nations favourite pint and cheer on your boys next to our roaring open fires. 

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February

Live music from Oliver Darling & The Living Legends

This Friday at the legendary Upper Street theatre pub the King's Head we have live music from Oliver Darling & The Living Legends.

Playing from 9:30pm 'till late you can expect to hear an electric mix of Swing, Blues and Ska. 

So why not swing by for some foot stompin' music, great beer and good tim...

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February

6 Nations - Italy vs Ireland

Kick the the 6 nations opening weekend in style by stopping in at the King's Head to watch Italy vs Ireland! Enjoy a patriotic tipple of your nations favourite pint and cheer on your boys next to our roaring open fires.

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February

6 Nations - France vs Scotland

Celebrate the opening weekend of the 6 nations in style by stopping in at the King's Head to watch France vs Scotland! Enjoy a patriotic tipple of your nations favourite pint and cheer on your boys next to our roaring open fires.  

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February

Live music from Dai & The Ramblers

This Saturday at the legendary Upper Street theatre pub the King's Head we have live music from Dai & The Ramblers. 

Playing from 9:30pm 'till late you can expect to hear some unique acoustic arrangements of Honky Tonk, R&B and Zydeco. 

So why not swing by for some foot stompin' music, great beer and good times a ple...

Read more

February

Live music from Steve Morrison

This Sunday at the Upper Street theatre pub the King's Head we have live music from blues legend Steve Morrison.

Playing from 9pm 'till late you can expect to hear one a true great of the UK blues scene deliver some classic tunes and play some excellent blues guitar.

So why not swing by for some foot st...

Read more

February

Live music from Jimmy C & the Blues Dragons

This Thursday at the legendary Upper Street theatre pub the King's Head we have live music from Jimmy C & the Blues Dragons.

Playing from 9:30pm 'till late you can expect to hear one of London's greatest blues bands, delivering rip-roaring guitar solos classic blues jams.

So why not swing by for some foot stompin'...

Read more

February

Live music from Family Funk

This Friday at the Upper Street theatre pub the King's Head we have live music from Family Funk.

Family Funk Bring Block-Rocking Beats. Playing for royalty to ravers their musicality turn up ears and turn heads.

Serving up slices of funk-rock, soul, reggae, pure pop and dance they span decades of stompers that will simply get un...

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February

6 Nations - England vs Italy

It's the second round of fixtures in this years 6 nations, who has put down a marker in the race for the trophy after the first weekend? Watch all the bruising hits and tough tackles in the England vs Italy game at the King's Head while enjoying a patriotic tipple of your nations favourite pint next to our roaring open fires.  

...

Read more

February

6 Nations - Ireland vs France

It's the second round of fixtures in this years 6 nations, who has put down a marker in the race for the trophy after the first weekend? Watch all the bruising hits and tough tackles in the Ireland vs France game at the King's Head while enjoying a patriotic tipple of your nations favourite pint next to our roaring open fires.  

...

Read more

February

6 Nations - Scotland vs Wales

It's the second round of fixtures in this years 6 nations, who has put down a marker in the race for the trophy after the first weekend? Watch all the bruising hits and tough tackles in the Scotland vs Wales game at the King's Head while enjoying a patriotic tipple of your nations favourite pint next to our roaring open fires.  

...

Read more

February

Live music from The Shirt Tail Stompers

This Sunday at the legendary Upper Street theatre pub the King's Head we have live music from The Shirt Tail Stompers.

Playing from 9:30pm 'till late you can expect to hear one of London's top vintage jazz bands. 

So why not swing by for some foot stompin' music, great beer and good times a plenty?

...

Read more

February

Live music from Cafe Manouche

This Thursday at the legendary Upper Street theatre pub the King's Head we have live music from Cafe Manouche.

Playing from 9:30pm 'till late you can expect to be transported back in time by sounds of the 1920's Parisian dancehalls, the swinging 1930's, to 1950's be-bop! 

So why not swing by for some ...

Read more

February

Live music from Oliver Darling & The Living Legends

This Friday at the legendary Upper Street theatre pub the King's Head we have live music from Oliver Darling & The Living Legends.

Playing from 9:30pm 'till late you can expect to hear an electric mix of Swing, Blues and Ska. 

So why not swing by for some foot stompin' music, great beer and good tim...

Read more

February

Live music from Dai & The Ramblers

This Saturday at the legendary Upper Street theatre pub the King's Head we have live music from Dai & The Ramblers. 

Playing from 9:30pm 'till late you can expect to hear some unique acoustic arrangements of Honky Tonk, R&B and Zydeco. 

So why not swing by for some foot stompin' music, great beer and good times a ple...

Read more

February

Live music from Secret Lovers

This Sunday at the legendary Upper Street theatre pub the King's Head we have live music from Secret Lovers.

Playing from 9:30pm 'till late you can expect to hear some serious funk, soul and Motown with a hint of the blues.

So why not swing by for some foot stompin' music, great beer and good times a plenty?

...

Read more

February

Live music from Jimmy C & the Blues Dragons

This Thursday at the legendary Upper Street theatre pub the King's Head we have live music from Jimmy C & the Blues Dragons.

Playing from 9:30pm 'till late you can expect to hear one of London's greatest blues bands, delivering rip-roaring guitar solos classic blues jams.

So why not swing by for some foot stompin'...

Read more

February

Live music from The Shirt Tail Stompers

This Saturday at the legendary Upper Street theatre pub the King's Head we have live music from The Shirt Tail Stompers.

Playing from 9:30pm 'till late you can expect to hear one of London's top vintage jazz bands. 

So why not swing by for some foot stompin' music, great beer and good times a plenty?

...

Read more

February

6 Nations - Scotland vs Italy

The action intensifies in round three of this years 6 nations, who has one hand on the trophy after their first two fixtures? The battle continues in the Scotland vs Italy game live at the King's Head. Stop by and enjoy a patriotic tipple of your nations favourite pint next to our roaring open fires.

...

Read more

February

6 Nations - France vs Wales

The action intensifies in round three of this years 6 nations, who has one hand on the trophy after their first two fixtures? The battle continues in the France vs Wales game live at the King's Head. Stop by and enjoy a patriotic tipple of your nations favourite pint next to our roaring open fires.

...

Read more

February

Live music from Bad Girls Groove Unplugged

This Saturday at the legendary Upper Street theatre pub the King's Head we have an unplugged set from Bad Girls Groove. 

Playing from 9:30pm 'till late you can expect to hear some serious funk, soul and Motown with a hit of the blues.

So why not swing by for some foot stompin' music, great beer and good times a plenty?...

Read more

March

6 Nations - Ireland vs England

The action intensifies in round three of this years 6 nations, who has one hand on the trophy after their first two fixtures? The battle continues in the Ireland vs England game live at the King's Head. Stop by and enjoy a patriotic tipple of your nations favourite pint next to our roaring open fires.

...

Read more

March

Live music from Secret Lovers

This Sunday at the legendary Upper Street theatre pub the King's Head we have live music from Secret Lovers.

Playing from 9:30pm 'till late you can expect to hear some serious funk, soul and Motown with a hint of the blues.

So why not swing by for some foot stompin' music, great beer and good times a plenty?

...

Read more

March

6 Nations - Wales vs Ireland

It's the penultimate round of this years 6 nations, is anyone still in with a chance of securing a grand slam or is the contest wide open? The action continues in the Wales vs Ireland game live at the King's Head. Stop by and enjoy a patriotic tipple of your nations favourite pint next to our roaring open fires.

...

Read more

March

6 Nations - England vs Scotland

It's the penultimate round of this years 6 nations, is anyone still in with a chance of securing a grand slam or is the contest wide open? The action continues in the England vs Scotland game live at the King's Head. Stop by and enjoy a patriotic tipple of your nations favourite pint next to our roaring open fires.

...

Read more

March

6 Nations - Italy vs France

It's the penultimate round of this years 6 nations, is anyone still in with a chance of securing a grand slam or is the contest wide open? The action continues in the Italy vs France game live at the King's Head. Stop by and enjoy a patriotic tipple of your nations favourite pint next to our roaring open fires.

...

Read more

March

6 Nations - Scotland vs Ireland

This is it, the final round of fixtures in this years 6 nations. Who can hold their nerve and bring home the trophy? Watch the defining moments of the last international rugby before the World Cup in the Scotland vs Ireland game live at the King's Head. Stop by, celebrate and enjoy a patriotic tipple of your nations favourite pint next to our roaring open fires.

...

Read more

March

6 Nations - Italy vs Wales

This is it, the final round of fixtures in this years 6 nations. Who can hold their nerve and bring home the trophy? Watch the defining moments of the last international rugby before the World Cup in the Italy vs Wales game live at the King's Head. Stop by, celebrate and enjoy a patriotic tipple of your nations favourite pint next to our roaring open fires.

...

Read more

March

6 Nations - England vs France

This is it, the final round of fixtures in this years 6 nations. Who can hold their nerve and bring home the trophy? Watch the defining moments of the last international rugby before the World Cup in the England vs France game live at the King's Head. Stop by, celebrate and enjoy a patriotic tipple of your nations favourite pint next to our roaring open fires.

...

Read more