160 Clapham High Street , London, SW4 7UG

1 reviews

30 International Clapham

SquareMeal Review of Esca

After many years as a much-loved neighbourhood café and delicatessen, Esca has matured into a proper restaurant. A sister to the equally loved Eco Pizzeria next door, Esca is a chic, modern space with long communal tables and seats at a copper bar. The orders of the day tend to be platters of fish and meat fresh from the chargrill, as well as cute mini burgers in brioche buns that are freshly baked at their Camden bakery. Cocktails are spot on – they’ve a good range of botanicals to make something really hit the spot – but there’s also a tidy organic and biodynamic wine list too.

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Nearby Tube/Rail Stations

Clapham Common Tube Station 187m

Clapham High Street Station 472m


Address: 160 Clapham High Street , London SW4 7UG

Area: Clapham

Opening times

Mon-Sun 12N-11pm (Sat-Sun 9am- )

Nearby Landmarks

Clapham Picture House 81m

Clapham Common 390m


Telephone: 0207 6222 2288


Cuisine: International


Food & Drink: 7.0

Service: 6.0

Atmosphere: 6.0

Value: 6.0

Food & Drink: 3.0

Service: 3.0

Atmosphere: 3.0

Value: 3.0

BoatLady platinum reviewer 14 December 2011

Nice little independent cafe on Clapham High St, with good coffee and tempting cakes/pastries. Shared bench tables make it good for a gang or for sitting unassumingly alone. I wouldn't make a special trip here and I'm not sure it would make a great lunch venue, but definitely the place to pop in for breakfast/coffee/midafternoon tea when you are trying to avoid Starbucks (and why wouldn't you?).