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Big Chill Kings Cross

(formerly Bell, Sahara Nights, Popstarz)

257-259 Pentonville Road
N1 9NL

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  • No real ale Real Ale is NOT Available

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Opening Times

Monday9.00 am - Midnight
Tuesday9.00 am - Midnight
Wednesday9.00 am - Midnight
Thursday9.00 am - 1.00 am
Friday9.00 am - 3.00 am
Saturday11.00 am - 3.00 am
Sunday11.00 am - Midnight



About the Pub

Was the Bell (Charringtons/Bass), continued as a gay bar called Sahara Nights then Popstarz. Now run by a music-oriented group who also have a Big Chill Bar on Dray Walk, E1. No real ale. Once had Wadworth 6X (keg?)

Historic Interest

Grade II listed:- Mid C19. Stucco. Three storeys and cellars. Symmetrical composition of five bays, end bays slightly projecting. Ground floor public house frontage with granite pilasters carrying entablature with dentil cornice. Segmental pediments with enriched tympani over entrances. C20 windows of large panes. Fluted Corinthian pilasters rise through the first and second floors, paired to flank end bays and return, carrying entablature, with wreaths in the frieze above paired pilasters, and dies of parapet without balusters. Architraved, recessed sashes, first floor with cornices and tripartite in the centre and end bays.

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Big Chill Kings Cross, London




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Big Chill Kings Cross

257-259 Pentonville Road
N1 9NL

Sat Nav Reference

51.53072, -0.12028


  • <Station Close to Railway Station
  • <Underground Close to London Underground / Overground / DLR

Nearby Station (300m)

King's Cross

Nearby London Underground/Overground/DLR (250m)

King's Cross St Pancras

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