How is life in Newington Green? A thorough guide of the neighbourhood

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Wikipedia gives us the quick following overview of the area: “ Newington Green is an open space in North London between Islington and Hackney. It gives its name to the surrounding area, roughly bounded by Ball’s Pond Road to the south, Petherton Road to the west, Green Lanes and Matthias Road to the north, and Boleyn Road to the east. The Green is in N16 and the area is covered by the N16, N1 and N5 postcodes. Newington Green Meeting House is situated near the park. “

Things that make us love Newington Green

What makes the heart of Newington Green? At Cozee we asked ourselves what would define the culture, the vibe of a given area. We have come up with the following elements so whether you are a foodie or a night bird, we got you covered. Check out the different restaurants, pubs, gym that exist in Newington Green to help you decide to move in there.

Museums & Galleries nearby

An area lives because of the people who live, work and interact. Art is a great way to discover an area in a new way. If you are looking to move in Newington Green we definitely recommend that you check for galleries, museums and other cultural institutions. They provide a great source of enjoyment over the weekends.

Museum name Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Giants of Albion Pavement mosaic Albion Parade, London N/A N/A
Braille Window 24 Tottenham Road, London 5 1

What type of green space is there in Newington Green?

One of London’s best features is the large array of public parks and green spaces. See if Newington Green offers room to explore and maybe take your dog for a walk.

Park Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Danscape Gardens Limited 1D Mildmay Street, London 4.8 19
Butterfield Green 16 Allen Road, London 4.4 297
King Henry’s Walk Garden 11c King Henry’s Walk, London 4.6 83
Dalston Eastern Curve Garden 13 Dalston Lane, London 4.8 1667
Newington Green 57 Newington Green, London 4.3 1145
Petherton Green 37 Petherton Road, London 4.6 8
Approach Close 51 Spenser Grove, London 4.5 2
St Paul’s Shrubbery Saint Paul’s Place, London 4.3 50
Aden Terrace – New River Path 145 Green Lanes, London 5 1
Albion Parade 1 Albion Road, London N/A N/A
St Paul’s Park London 4.3 27
The Muddy Puddle 142 Albion Road, London 4.9 173
Aberdeen Park 20-26, The Highbury Centre, Aberdeen Park, London 3.7 3
Ramsey Flowers N1 27 Ramsey Walk, London 5 1
Topiary Fish Hedges 48 Canonbury Park North, London N/A N/A
Nightingale Park London 4.2 10
New River Walk New River Path, London 4.7 431
Cloveston conversation 27A Colvestone Crescent, London N/A N/A
Gulland Walk Garden 3 Gulland Walk, London N/A N/A
Petherton Green N/A N/A N/A

Gyms and leisure centre in the area of Newington Green

In Newington Green, using the public parks is not for everyone. Finding out if you are able to attend a local gym or leisure centre nearby may be a good idea if you are trying to move to the area perhaps for permanent residency.

Gym Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Clissold Leisure Centre 63 Clissold Road, London 4.3 1133
Fold London Limited 49 Green Lanes, London 4.3 3
Capoeira Kids Project Woodville Road, Mayville Estate, London 4.3 1
Kings Gym 552 Kingsland Road, London 4.3 41
Yogahome 14 Allen Road, London 4.3 72
Lab for Fitness 334-338 Essex Road, London 4.3 45
Pilates Dalston, London 4.3 N/A
Legends Gym 6 Ridley Road, London 4.3 97
Highbury Fields netball courts Highbury Fields, London 4.3 8
ArtQinature Pilates 39A Newington Green, London 4.3 6
Keel Pilates 49 Green Lanes, London 4.3 10
sounds good therapies 2, Gay House, London 4.3 2
Pilates Near 64 Green Lanes, London 4.3 84
Fold Yoga London 97 Green Lanes, London 4.3 71
The Mindfulsoul Studio 71 Aden Grove, London 4.3 4
Pilates Sanctuary Ltd 133b Green Lanes, London 4.3 N/A
Holistic Yoga Leroy House, 436 Essex Road, London 4.3 N/A
Perk London Studio 1, 133a Church Walk, London 4.3 N/A
Pilatemama flat A, London 4.3 N/A
Proactive Health Promotion Ltd 24 Aberdeen Park, London 4.3 N/A

Supermarkets in Newington Green

Perhaps one of the most common amenities in Newington Green would be supermarkets. Below, you will be able to tell what type of supermarket there are in Newington Green and what company operates here.

We weren’t able to find any supermarket in this area. If we were wrong, tell us in the comments the name and address of your local supermarket or grocery store. We’ll amend this page

Restaurants in the area

The below table gives you a good idea of what kind of options there are for eating out. In Newington Green, you may find things like Italian, Chinese or even Indian takeouts. Take a look below if you are visiting or want to move here if eating out is a big deal for you.

Restaurant Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
The Snooty Fox 75 Grosvenor Avenue, London 4.3 653
Dalston Jazz Bar 4 Bradbury Street, London 4.3 387
Dalston Superstore 117 Kingsland High Street, London 4.3 501
The Hunter S 194 Southgate Road, London 4.3 595
Mangal 1 10 Arcola Street, London 4.3 1420
The Railway Tavern N16 2 Saint Jude Street, London 4.3 409
The Scolt Head 107A Culford Road, London 4.3 1191
Stone Cave Restaurant & Bar 111 Kingsland High Street, London 4.3 945
The Londesborough 36 Barbauld Road, London 4.3 588
Mangal 2 Restaurant 4 Stoke Newington Road, London 4.3 870
The Highbury Barn Tavern 26 Highbury Park, London 4.3 958
Voodoo Ray’s 95 Kingsland High Street, London 4.3 818
The Best Turkish Kebab 125 Stoke Newington Road, London 4.3 1804
Aziziye Restaurant 117-119 Stoke Newington Road, London 4.3 1346
Iznik 19 Highbury Park, London 4.3 457
The Mint 91 Green Lanes, London 4.3 85
Perilla 1-3 Green Lanes, London 4.3 801
Papa Johns Pizza 35 Green Lanes, London 4.3 151
Oi Vita Pizzeria 67 Newington Green Road, London 4.3 1029
Suruchi 43 Newington Green Road, London 4.3 87

Public houses of Newington Green

As Londoners, we cherish our local pubs. Newington Green has some great go-to spots. From smaller, more family run chains to larger pubs like WeatherSpoons, there is a pub for everyone in the area.

Pub name Name Address Description
Axe 18 Northwold Road London N16 7HR Grace Land, operator of the Earl of Essex acquired what was Jan’s Bar to take its portfolio to five sites. The lease was acquired from a private vendor for an undisclosed sum, the freeholder being the Wellington Pub Company. Reopened as Axe in May 2017 with a central bar, an impressive beer list of 3 on cask regularly changing (website has up to date details), 19 on keg and lots of bottles – a very impressive list. No clips but paper details slotted into board on the wall. A welcome change and return although the pub has no signage!
Jolly Butchers 204 Stoke Newington High Street London N16 7HU With its prominent red painted exterior this is a one-room pub with large clear picture windows, and some half-moon upper windows retaining their coloured glass. An unusual mix of church pew seats with prayer book slots around large tables, an open kitchen and a bar featuring up to five cask beers and two ciders/perries at any time (either on handpump or in boxes from the fridge.
Macintosh Ale House 1 Bouverie Rd London N16 0AH The Macintosh Ale House opened in July 2023 as an outlet for beers from the Macintosh Ales brewery. Charles Macintosh is the genial host behind the bar as well as brewing the beer at Orbit brewery in Walworth. Usually two beers are available, the Best Bitter on handpump and the Pale Ale on keg. Later in the year, there are plans for extending the beer range brewed.
Marquis 48 Stoke Newington Road London N16 7XJ Been smartened up outside and a clean up inside. Under the same management as the Prince N16. There are events Upstairs at the Marquis and Downstairs at the Marquis – see their website for full details. As well as beers from ELB (Oct 2022 visit) there is a large range of kegs (Pressure Drop, Deya, 40ft, Northern Monk, Verdant, Tiny Rebel). Yard Sale pizza provide the food.
Railway Tavern Ale House 2 St Jude Street London N16 8JT Following a change of operators (until late 2018 it had been run by the same team that manage The Pineapple, and Tapping The Admiral) the left side of bar was extended with a pizza oven added. The l/h area is now more visible as curtains removed and bar counter servery curves to the left side and rear now around the pizza oven. Fireplace located in a cosy corner. Payment by card only.
Rochester Castle 143-145 Stoke Newington High Street London N16 0NY With some fine tiling in the front section and a large skylight at the back, this is a welcome outlet for cask beer. CAMRA Pub of the Season Autumn 2002. Children’s licence until 20.00 (last food orders an hour before). in existence from 1702 as the Green Dragon and subsequently demolished and rebuilt by Richard Payne from Rochester (hence the name) although it was briefly the Tanners Hall in the 1980s. It is now Wetherspoon’s longest trading pub.
Three Crowns 175 Stoke Newington High Street London N16 0LH 12 Sept 2023 – Now doing cask again. One handpump recently installed. We think they had a refurb this year? Marble Manchester Bitter available.
Mildmay Club & Institute 34 Newington Green Newington Green N16 9PR Update March 2022 – Mildmay club now trialling real ale. Usually from a Thursday evening. Usually a single cask on gravity. New members welcome on Friday evenings.

What kind of things are there to do in the city of Newington Green?

Newington Green is vibrant with life, activities and to find out what to do in your area we recommend you to have a look at websites like Timeout. Timeout updates on a weekly basis things to do in Newington Green. To simplify you the task of finding the page here is the link to see the upcoming events in Newington Green. Also having a clear view of what is available in Newington Green and where is a great way to project yourself within this new area. This is why we created the following map where we gathered all the information you will find in this article.

The facilities you might need in Newington Green

We have compiled for you a list of the different places you might want to check in Newington Green name before moving in the neighbourhood.

How many hospitals, pharmacies and doctors are there in Newington Green?

Newington Green has 3 medical institutions. These include hospitals, doctors offices, pharmacies and other stores providing medical attention. Here are the details the nearby medical institutions (1000 radius of the area).

Medical institution Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Concerned Care Agency 64 Saint Paul’s Road, London N/A N/A
Mildmay Medical Practice 2A Green Lanes, London 3 81
The Miller Practice 49 Highbury New Park, London 3.4 68

Schools around Newington Green

Having a nearby school is a plus when moving. Below are schools located by Newington Green. This table is especially important to pay attention to if you are trying to find a place for your child to learn in the next few years.

School Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
St Paul’s Steiner School 1 Saint Paul’s Road, London 5 4
Stoke Newington School & Sixth Form Clissold Road, London 4.6 17
St Matthias Church of England Primary School Wordsworth Road, London 4.3 12
The Bath House 76 Shacklewell Lane, London 5 2
Horizon School 85A Palatine Road, London 5 1
Burma Court Playgroup Burma Road, London 5 3
Enrique Galassi Double Bass Music Tuition 118 Milton Grove, London 5 3
The Garden School Wordsworth Road, London 3.6 7
Academics Day Nursery 1 Aden Grove, London 5 4
The Children’s House School King Henry’s Walk, London 5 4
Pete Lee (MA JAZZ) – Piano Tuition Radnor Villas, 45B King Henry’s Walk, London N/A N/A
Little Stars Nursery N16 Limited 58 Allen Road, London 5 25
Steve Droy 6 Newington Green Road, London N/A N/A
Perform Within Betty Layward Primary School Clissold Road, London N/A N/A
Samuel Rhodes Secondary School 11 Highbury New Park, London 3.5 6
Excel Centres 95 Stoke Newington Road, London 3.9 7
The Alberonius Foundation 130 Stoke Newington Road, London N/A N/A
Kumon Maths & English St.Joan of Arc Community Centre, Kelross Road, London 5 3
Holy Trinity Tabernacle 4, Lashio House, Clissold Crescent, London 3.3 33
Franklin Scholars 18 Ashwin Street, London 2.3 3

Tube & Train stations within the region of Newington Green

Most prefer transit within a 10-15 minute walk and if there aren’t public connections nearby then this could be something that takes down the price of property or can even deter people from moving in to Newington Green entirely. Here is a table below so you can see where these connections are for yourself.

Train or tube station name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Canonbury Wallace Road, London 4.2 46
Dalston Kingsland United Kingdom 3.9 65
Dalston Junction United Kingdom 4.2 98

Post offices in and around the area of Newington Green

Nearby post offices simplify sending and getting packages. Newington Green branches also offer services like money orders and insurance along with mail services. Here they are along with their proximity to the area.

Post Office Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Green Lanes (137) Post Office 137 Green Lanes, London 3.6 45
Highbury Park Post Office 12 Highbury Park, London 3.3 82
Post Office Dalston 120 Kingsland High Street, London 2.1 88
Newington Green Road Post Office 113 Newington Green Road, London 4.9 100
Post Box 76 Petherton Road, London 0 0
Post box Stoke Newington Road, London 5 1

Other nearby areas

Whenever you’re not sure about if you want to move into an area for sure, making sure that you have considered your other options is important to confirm a decision or perhaps sway you in another direction. Find some other nearby regions to help you make a decision about Newington Green.

Neighbourhood name Link to our guide
Finsbury See the guide here
Finsbury (west) See the guide here
Shoreditch See the guide here
Bunhill Fields See the guide here
St Luke’s See the guide here
Finsbury Estate See the guide here
Clerkenwell See the guide here
Hoxton See the guide here
Cambridge Heath See the guide here
Bethnal Green See the guide here
Kings Cross See the guide here
South Hackney See the guide here
Haggerston See the guide here
De Beauvoir Town See the guide here
Islington See the guide here
Barnsbury See the guide here
London Fields See the guide here
Canonbury See the guide here
Dalston See the guide here
Homerton See the guide here
Hackney Central See the guide here
Highbury Fields See the guide here
Shacklewell See the guide here
Lower Clapton See the guide here
Highbury See the guide here
Holloway See the guide here
Stoke Newington See the guide here
Finsbury Park See the guide here
Upper Clapton See the guide here
Stamford Hill See the guide here
Manor House See the guide here
Finsbury See the guide here
Finsbury (west) See the guide here
Shoreditch See the guide here
Bunhill Fields See the guide here
St Luke’s See the guide here
Finsbury Estate See the guide here
Clerkenwell See the guide here
Hoxton See the guide here
Cambridge Heath See the guide here
Bethnal Green See the guide here
Kings Cross See the guide here
South Hackney See the guide here
Haggerston See the guide here
De Beauvoir Town See the guide here
Islington See the guide here
Barnsbury See the guide here
London Fields See the guide here
Canonbury See the guide here
Dalston See the guide here

Have you planned to buy or sell a property here? Make sure you check out our property prices guides and analysis before you decide to buy or sell.

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