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Places to Eat in King's Cross

From vegan junk food to contemporary Korean cuisine, King's Cross offers a vast array of food options.

Canopy Market
Canopy Market

Canopy Market

1 Wharf Rd, Kings Cross, London N1C 4BZ

Fresh produce, coffee, craft beers, unique designs, live music and seriously delicious street food all under the West Handyside Canopy.

A Bombay cafe inspired restaurant and bar
Dishoom - King's Cross


5 Stable St, Kings Cross, London N1C 4AB

A taste of old Bombay in the Victorian brick arches at King’s Cross.

An airy room filled with tables and chairs surrounding a bar, brightly coloured lanterns hang from the ceiling
Drink Shop Do - King's Cross

Drink Shop Do

9 Caledonian Rd, London N1 9DX

Eclectic all-day cafe and designer store in an airy space that also stages evening craft classes.

A red banner which says Franco Manca  hands above the door of a brick building. People are sat outside eating and drinking.
Franco Manca - King's Cross

Franco Manca

Unit 1 62, 68 York Way, Kings Cross, London N1 9AG

Fresh sourdough Neapolitan pizza.

Three pizzas on a table

Happy Face Pizza

14 Handyside St, King's Cross N1C 4DN

Pizza from a fiver, all day, every day. Pizza joint Happy Face has arrived right next door to our King's Cross campus on Handyside Street, opposite our Platform Theatre entrance.

A filled bento box on a table
Itadakizen - King's Cross

Itadaki Zen

139 King's cross Road London, WC1X 9BJ

Japanese restaurant focused on organic, vegan meals, hosting workshops on sustainable food. Students get 10% discount

A busy street lined with different vans selling food
KERB - King's Cross


Granary Square, King's Cross N1C 4AA

Open Wednesday-Friday, this food market is home to some of the tastiest food stalls in London.

A large square entrance to a restaurant which is lit up by lots of lights around the door
Kimchee - King's Cross


2 Pancras Rd, Kings Cross, London N1C 4AG

Contemporary Korean restaurant just a stones throw away from Central Saint Martins.

A photography of a bowl of food. A knife and fork is placed next to the bowl and there are some garnishes surrounding it.
Maple and King's

Maple & King’s

1, 3 Pancras Square, King's Cross N1C 4UR

Their healthy meals are made from seasonal veggies and spices for a happy and balanced diet. CSM Students can enjoy a 15% discount on all Maple & King’s food and drink.

A decorative plate with a meal garnished with pomegranate and rose petals
Mildred's - King's Cross


200 Pentonville Rd, Kings Cross London N1 9JP

Vegetarian and vegan restaurant, eat-in or takeaway.

People sat in the window of a restaurant
Pizza Union - King's Cross

Pizza Union

246-250 Pentonville Rd, London N1 9JY

Super fast 12" pizza starting from just £3.95.

Three ice cream scoops side by side each holding with a different colour sorbet
Ruby Violet - King's Cross

Ruby Violet

Midland Goods Shed, 3 Wharf Road, N1C 4AB

Ruby Violet creates bespoke ice creams, sorbets and frozen delights using only organic milk and the finest fresh ingredients.

The inside of a bar


14 Handyside St, King's Cross N1C 4DN

Open Weds-Sat beneath Happy Face, this cosmic cocktail bar serves heady drinks alongside delicious cicchetti.

Fridays are all about the dancefloor, with London's best DJs laying it down from 8 'til late.

Beer + Burger Store
Beer + Burger Store

Beer + Burger Store

Our neighbours Beer + Burger Store offer CSM staff and students 25% off everything every Monday, eat in or take out. Find them next to Waitrose on the ground floor of the Arthouse building. Simply show your CSM ID card when ordering.

Bodega Rita's
Bodega Rita's

Bodega Rita's

Bodega Rita’s is a global deli, sandwich shop and wine store in Coal Drops Yard. CSM staff and students can get a 10% discount on all sandwiches, plus a special breakfast deal – £4 for Ozone filter coffee and a morning bun from Dusty Knuckle Bakery, between 10am and 12pm Monday-Friday.