Faulkners 1

424-426 Kingsland Road , London, E8 4AA

Faulkners  fish and chips

SquareMeal Review of Faulkners

It has been a while since Faulkners dominated London’s ‘best chippies’ lists. The fish & chips may not be up there, quality-wise, with the new breed of ‘trendy’ chip shops (Poppies, Fish House and suchlike), or even that of the average corner fish bar, but this local institution remains loved for other reasons. It’s a journey back in time, to a decade when avocado and prawns, French coffee and bottles of Liebfraumilch seemed the giddy height of sophistication. Tongue-in-cheek trendies, cab drivers and pensioners still gladly support the place, ordering its jellied eels, fried fish (in matzo meal or batter) and proper ‘school dinner’ desserts such as spotted dick, syrup pudding or jam roly-poly. Like the food, the furnishings hail from a bygone era. Sit beneath the fake beams and Artex ceiling, gaze through the net curtains, and celebrate the lunar landings with a pint of wallop.

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Nearby Tube/Rail Stations

Dalston Kingsland Station 863m

Hackney Downs Station 1km

Address

Address: 424-426 Kingsland Road , London E8 4AA

Area: Hackney Dalston

Opening times

Mon-Thurs 12N-2.30pm 4.30-10pm Fri-Sun 12N-10pm

Nearby Landmarks

Rosemary Branch Theatre & Public House 832m

Rio Cinema 968m

Details

Telephone: 020 7254 6152

Cuisine: Fish and Chips

Private Dining: 15

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