What's On

We like to keep busy at The Lion & Unicorn so there’s always plenty going on, check our calendar here for the latest events and you can follow us on Twitter @thelionunicorn for up-to-the-minute news.

There’s plenty to celebrate this Summer… whether it’s sharing a cocktail tree in the sun with friends in one of our garden areas, or catching up with family over a home cooked roast the Lion and Unicorn is the perfect place to do so!
Check out what else we’ve got going on below…

Weekly Events


Lion and Unicorn Theatre 7.00PM - 10.30PM

Not many pubs can boast that they have a theatre above their pub... we can! We look forward to the theatre reopening their doors in due course.


Perfect Sundays 12.00PM - 9.00PM

Join us for the best day of the week as we create your Perfect Sunday. Our chefs would love to feed you one of their five choices from our roast menu, created lovingly using the freshest, seasonal British ingredients.

The Lion & Unicorn Theatre - Drivers

September 28th 2021, 07:30 PM - September 28th 2021, 08:30 PM

“I hear it again. A little girl’s voice.

I stop off on the hard shoulder and I know what I’ve got myself into. ”

The debut play from the Uncle Ian Theatre Company looks at a nation caught in the grip of austerity during 10 years of Conservative rule. Drivers is an episodic narrative based on the true stories of four individuals - each of whom struggle to survive in a society under attack by cuts to public services. Incorporating videography and live performance, this reflective and harrowing play shines a spotlight on the issues of universal credit, food banks and zero hour contract workers.

This is the debut production from the Uncle Ian Theatre Company.

James Bond - No Time To Die

September 30th 2021, 11:00 AM - September 30th 2021, 11:00 PM

Heading to the Theatre to watch the new release of James Bond- No Time To Die? Head on over to the Lion & Unicorn for a wonderful time of food & drink before or after the big movie night from your cinema getaway! Book your tables now!

What We've Been Up To

The Lion & Unicorn Theatre - Feathers

September 21st 2021, 07:30 PM - September 21st 2021, 08:30 PM

The day before a national draft, in a bookshop hide two Feathers. They will soon part ways, on the run from the district's draft board, to find their sanctuary in the north. Before they both leave, they have one final visitor to their shop. When does patriotism become ignorance and when does morality become cowardice?⁣

Reviews for Nowhere Orange
Theatre Weekly - "A challenging and layered piece of theatre which point blank refuses to give its audience easy answers."

Reviews for Feathers
The Indiependent - "Undeniably thought-provoking"

Within Her Words - "Makes the audience question their own actions and opinions"

Reviews for The Long Now
My Theatre Mates- "A charming production"

Basic Theatre Reviewer- "Had us viewers laughing in stitches."

Young's 190th Birthday

September 16th 2021, 12:00 PM - September 16th 2021, 10:45 PM

Join us on 16th September for a spot of Birthday cake to help us celebrate the big 1-9-0!
Don't forget to have your Young's On Tap app at the ready to see if you are the winner of one of our Birthday treats!

The Lion & Unicorn Theatre - Lately

September 7th 2021, 07:30 PM - September 7th 2021, 08:30 PM

“The Monster Always Wins”

Cal & Alf. Callum & Alison. They were supposed to be part of each other’s lives forever, if only the universe had let things happen the way they should.

But whoever they were before, they’re different people now, and the problem with living here is that is always pulls you back again, no matter how hard you try to get away.

And the universe that sent them spinning into free-fall throws them together again when the girl who ran away comes back to find out what happened to the boy who didn’t want to leave.

And the question that the universe needs to answer most of all now is - Whatever happens to those bits of us we leave behind and thought we’d lost forever?

Proforca Theatre Company presents “Lately” by James Lewis, directed by David Brady, which makes its debut at the Lion & Unicorn Theatre in September 2021, an intimate, emotional story about the places we can never escape from, the dreams we never realise and the people that bring us back down to earth again.

Proforca Theatre Company is the managing company in residence at the Lion & Unicorn Theatre, Kentish Town. Lately is a brand new piece of work for the company, following the critically acclaimed "Feel" (2018-19 Lion & Unicorn Theatre & Tour) and the award nominated "At Last" (2019) and "AAAAA [FiveA] (2020) - (Lion & Unicorn & Albany Theatre Coventry).

Please be advised that Young’s only sells tickets for events through our official partner DesignMyNight, using their online event ticketing software Tonic – any tickets presented from other event ticketing providers will not be accepted.

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