X Close
Opening Hours Today: 11am - 11pm
Gift vouchers
Welcome to your local

Located just 5 minutes from Highbury & Islington Station and hidden away just off Holloway Road. We’re the perfect spot to unwind on our streetside heated benched and watch the world go by or bring family and furry friends in for some delicious pub grub! Check our fantastic app or ask one of the team about our new Summer Gin Menu and catch the latest sporting match live on our screens.

Craft Beers & Ales

Did you know we have three ale pumps and a fridge full of craft beer? Working with London breweries such as Two tribes and Brixton; we are constantly changing our seasonal ales and bottle brews! Make sure you stop by to see what we have on... But one thing is for sure, we'll always have that pint of Young's Original awaiting you in the garden.

Events & Parties

Our bar area and dining room is available to host a variety of occasions; from christenings to birthdays, milestone anniversaries to wakes we have flexible areas perfect for any event. Fancy your own area? Get in touch with a member of the team and we'll book the perfect party for you.

Live Sports

With three HD screens around the pub, look no further than here with us to catch everything sport on TV! Football, rugby, tennis, golf? We show it all.

Welcome to The Duchess of Kent

Your classy local in the heart of Islington, we proudly serve homemade British pub fayre, from the traditional pub classics to more contemporary summer plates, throughout our restaurant and in our outside areas. Our bar is fully stocked with real ales, wines from across the world and a wide selection of cocktails, spirits and our fantastic gin & spritz menu!

Sunday’s don’t get much better than here with us as we have the best roasts in Islington, with prime locally sourced meats, sharing roasts and bottomless yorkies (yes really)…

We’re excited to be showing the Lions Tour and other sporting games live across our three screens! Book your table now to ensure the best seats in the house. Ahead of your visit, download our Young’s On Tap app to order food and drink to your table, so you won’t miss a minute of the action! Scrum on down…

Andrew and Team Duchess can’t wait to see you soon!

Together On Tap

Good things come to those who tap. Explore our On Tap app to order to table, split and pay the bill and receive treats on us from time to time.

Download Young’s On Tap before your next visit.

Parties and Celebrations

Celebrate key moments with one of our fantastic cocktail trees! Get 12 delicious Espresso Martini’s or Passionfruit Martini’s delivered to your table in style, which will you choose? What are you waiting for… book your table and order yours now!