Hidden from the hustle and bustle of Dalston and Highbury Corner is this friendly Islington local. There's a welcoming vibe as soon as you step inside, plus an array of movie posters, alongside other film paraphernalia, lining the walls.
A British menu is served up from their kitchen daily (including the weekly Sunday roast), while the bar is well-stocked with imported and local craft beers, real ales, ciders, wines and spirits.
The Alma also hosts a weekly pub quiz and open jam folk night.
We offer a large selection of imported and local craft beers, real ales and ciders, and wines and spirits from around the world. Oh, and a sprinkling of Hollywood glamour, thanks to our movie posters and film paraphernalia.
Our kitchen is open seven days a week, serving up traditional British cooking with a modern twist - from burgers and bangers. Our Stone baked Pizza has been very popular since its launch in 2015. We'll happily reserve a table or area for you for whatever occasion, be it a Sunday roast with the family or your big birthday bash. Just give us a bell or pop in and speak to of our friendly bar staff.
|Venue name:||The Alma||Contact:|
59 Newington Green Rd
|Opening hours:||4pm-midnight Mon-Thu; 3pm-2am Fri; noon-2am Sat; noon-midnight Sun|
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Average User Rating
4.9 / 5
- 5 star:311
- 4 star:12
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- 1 star:2
Wow! Incredbile Without a doubt one of the pubs with the best atmosphere and food in London! Fantastic staff, brilliant food and a brilliant place to watch the rugby!
After seeing The Alma in the Love London Awards catogary, I popped down and fell in love with it within minutes!!!
I was welcomed at the door and seated in what is a very inserting pub. I chose to have the Sunday beef roast with a bottle of house red all what one would hope for so 10/10 you have my vote . Mike
this is a PUB... food is great, community , music , footy, dog friendly.. all what makes this my local x
Unequivocally the best pub in north London, nay, all of London. Beer, food, film posters everywhere, great craic, even the hangovers leave you with an upbeat vibe.
I come to the alma every thursday with my wife and her mum. they have live music where anyone can join in, sometimes up to 20 musicians. feels like a real pub with local beers and a wide food menu.
Wonderful pub, great food and customer service, staff are amazing and friendly! Also the pub is dog friendly and they love our Frenchie - Bill xxx
A great pub with clever ideas throughout. Cozy lighting, good food a lovely selection of drink pleasant staff. A Pet friendly pub hosted by Buster the friendly King Charles spaniel 🐶 a lovely place filled with nice people. I love this place. Thanks
Great booking service. Food comes out on good time always. Will be perfect when Camden Hells lager becomes available on draft
Follow the alma on Twitter. Always active with so much going on. Food better than expected!
Voted btw for #LoveLondonAwards
Best pub in Islington by far!!! Amazing staff and great food! Also do a decent pub quiz on Sunday evening.
By far the best pub for food and sports in the area. Great themed nights and friendly atmosphere always ensure a great time is had. Highly recommended.
I use to work here part time. I love this pub so much. My family mostly come on Sunday for a roast, there's still enough selection on the menu for the kids and the prise is fail. There's Lego and toys , board games , news papers etc .
Splendid local pub. Many interesting things to look at. Great real ale, fish n chips is fab. I can also bring my dog.
This is a great local boozer, hopefully they change the menu to somthing more exciting, then this will be the best pub in the area !!!!
I have seen the likes of Liam Gallagher and Doc Brown here ... Which maybe a good thing ? Best pub in town 🍻
Go every Sunday with the family for roast it's the best around, very helpful staff manager Julie always gets us a table. Hope you guys 👌🏻☘
Love this pub for a few after work, so chilled, great playlists, great pizza, lovely lagunitas on tap and great staff, Sasha is my favourite👍🏻
Been here before love the decor, staff are great Wesley really went out of his way to seat us during the very busy quiz night will defo be back. Good luck guys great pub❤️
Easily the Greatest pub in Islington. Amazing staff, great beer and an incredible atmosphere. Who needs movies when the Alma is full of nostalgic memorabilia. I love this place.
Wonderfully quirky local where there's always something to pique interest, with friendly staff and a good selection of beers.
Proper London pub with great film memorabilia, music, beer selections & food in a cool part of London. Lovely staff & lovely atmosphere too! Check it out.
Love everything about it. Great live music, amazing food, comfy atmosphere, really kind staff, dog friendly. <3