The Modern Grill at Forge & Co

154-158 Shoreditch High Street , London, E1 6HU

Forge & Co

SquareMeal Review of The Modern Grill at Forge & Co

Located on the ground floor of a shared events space, art gallery and hot-desking hub, Forge & Co’s self-styled ‘canteen’ is less strip lights and dinner ladies, more hip Scandi-style hangout. The light, airy feel is echoed in a bright and breezy menu that majors on the Brit classics, with various sharing boards adding to the communal feel of the place and a grill delivering everything from steaks to Cornish sardines and flaky sea bass with skin-on chips. Elsewhere, our potato dumplings served with portobello mushrooms and shaved Mossfield cheese had a surprisingly rubbery consistency, although they scored top marks for flavour. To finish, chocolate fondant was fine, but lemon tart lacked the expected zing. With friendly staff and a dedicated Lounge for drinks, Forge & Co has pitched itself as a top Shoreditch spot for work or play.

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Nearby Tube/Rail Stations

Shoreditch Tube Station 495m

Liverpool Street Station 565m

Address

Address: 154-158 Shoreditch High Street , London E1 6HU

Area: Moorgate Liverpool Street

Opening times

Mon-Sun 8am-11pm (Sat-Sun 10am- )

Nearby Landmarks

Spitalfields 688m

Brick Lane 691m

Details

Telephone: 0207 7290 0007

Website:

Cuisine: British

9.0

Food & Drink: 9.0

Service: 8.0

Atmosphere: 8.0

Value: 9.0

Food & Drink: 4.0

Service: 4.0

Atmosphere: 4.0

Value: 4.0

Joseph M. 08 August 2014

Great food. Loved the ribs and burger so much that I ordered seconds! Greeted politely by staff. Will definitely come back here again!

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