A true classic, The Dublin Castle is one of a circuit of London venues that make up the proving ground for any up-and-coming band. It's dim and far from salubrious: upholstered couches; plastic flowers; mirrors dotted with fingerprints and posters all over the walls hint at the bands who've come through here – from Madness to Blur. We love it, and you will too.
Camden is a drinking kind of place. From traditional boozers to dolled-up DJ bars and indie landmarks, whether you’re in the area for live music scene or not, you’ll find a welcome place for a pint here. This is Time Out's guide to the best pubs in Camden area. Now let's get drinking.
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