Finsbury Park is a public park in the borough of Haringey and is also the name for a part of the Harringay area in London. Dating back to Victorian times, the park spreads out over 46 hectares and boasts a combination of green spaces and recreational facilities. The park has a cricket pitch, a football pitch that hosts Sunday League games, a bowling green, and numerous tennis & basketball courts. Finsbury Park is close to major landmarks like the London International Gallery of Children’s Art as well as Alexandra Palace Ice Rink.
Finsbury Park has retail and office space occupied by a range of companies, such as music management and promotion agencies, architectural services and clothing retailers. Other businesses in the area range from central heating installation companies through to confectioners and graphic design firms. Intelligent House Solutions Ltd, Steve Allison Associates ltd, Magic Hands Contractors Ltd and Nikki H Photography are examples of some of the businesses that can be found in this area surrounding Finsbury Park.
Entertainment And Dining Out
Finsbury Park has a variety of options for entertainment seekers. Alexandra Palace and Jacksons Lane Theatre are perfect for theatre lovers, while ‘Upstairs’ at the Gatehouse and The Vortex Jazz Club are also ideal for live performances. There are many cinemas within easy reach including the Rio Cinema. There are many eateries in and around Finsbury Park such as Hummingbird, which serves Caribbean food with a twist. Petek dishes up great Turkish food while Chez Liline is an excellent choice for lovers of seafood. There are also Italian restaurants, traditional English pubs, and Asian restaurants in the area.
There are a number of tube stations around Finsbury Park, the closest ones being Manor House and Finsbury Park, both a short walk away. Finsbury Park railway station is the closest mainline station while Harringay railway station is also within easy reach. There is no shortage when it comes to local bus services and taxis are always available around Finsbury Park.