The venue is a long way from the tube and up a slight hill which made it a bit difficult to get to. The venue itself is quite nice but the pizza I had was stodgy and a bit ValueRange. OK ish, avoid the 241 pizza.
Star of Kings
Kings Cross and St Pancras
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Posted: Sat May 10 2014
Owned by the same team as The Star of Bethnal Green and the newer Star at Hackney Downs, this tucked away pub north of King's Cross has plenty to offer. Regularly hosting both live music and DJ nights, the venue tends to attract a fairly cool crowd, but there's more than enough room for those who just want a drink as well. Said gigs and DJ nights take place in the venue's ample basement, which can also be hired out for private parties.
What's on at Star of Kings
This pay-what-you-want gig is rasing money for Peter Buckley-Hill's Free Fringe festival in Edinburgh. The line-up's are consistently excellent, with October 29's bill being no exception: multimedia comic David Trent, absurdist prop comic Ben Target,...
Character comedy, Musical comedy, Stand-up
This multimedia comedy night takes on a 'Music Hall'-type variety feel, but gives it a modern twist. On November 3 the line-up includes Funny Women Award winner Twisted Loaf, brilliantly bizarre sketch trio The Grandees, Mr Susie, ace character act Ali...
Stand-up, New-act nights
Kings Cross comedy from the That Thing gang, with Martyn Hill introducing rising comedy stars. The dates below list the full line-ups.
Solo shows, Political comedy, Topical comedy, Stand-up
Tiernan Douieb has long been known as one of the most charming comics on the circuit. He still is – he's super-friendly – but in the last few years he's become increasingly political and, dare we say, angry. He's fiercely passionate and energetic – he's...