The Commercial Tavern

142-144 Commercial Street , London, E1 6NU

  • The Commercial Tavern interior
  • The Commercial Tavern interior
  • The Commercial Tavern interior
  • The Commercial Tavern interior
  • The Commercial Tavern interior
  • The Commercial Tavern interior
  • The Commercial Tavern interior
  • The Commercial Tavern interior
  • The Commercial Tavern interior
  • The Commercial Tavern interior
  • The Commercial Tavern interior

SquareMeal Review of The Commercial Tavern

Having presciently acquired the freehold long before Shoreditch’s meteoric rise, the owners of this oddball tavern – Maria and Michael, arguably E1’s most eccentric landlords – sold it at a humongous profit, we hear. New brooms Barworks have kept most of the original loopy decor in the main bar and in the bonkers-baroque salon upstairs: a magpie mix of flea-market tat, dusty French chateau chic, kasbah kitsch, lurid 1960s pop art and Popeye cartoon wallpaper. Hence, a huge sigh of relief among old Shoreditch hands was palpable when The Commercial’s doors reopened in autumn 2016. What is new, is an improved selection of wine and beers – Thornbridge’s grapefruity, floral malted IPA, Jaywick, is among those on tap – and a menu that offers sourdough pizzas with such toppings as burrata, spiced lamb, five cheeses or piquant chorizo. The previous landlords’ priceless banter will, however, be much missed.

The Commercial Tavern is recommended for

Group Dining 8 Plus

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Nearby Tube/Rail Stations

Liverpool Street Tube Station 423m

Liverpool Street Station 471m

Address

Address: 142-144 Commercial Street , London E1 6NU

Area: Bethnal Green Shoreditch

Opening times

Mon-Sun 12N-11pm

Nearby Landmarks

Spitalfields 324m

Brick Lane 416m

Details

Telephone: 020 3137 9563

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Cuisine: Pubs Bars Gastropub

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