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34 Stoke Newington Road, London N16 7XJ
This no-frills Turkish in Dalston is unassuming, but behind its frontage lies authentic, homely Turkish cuisine. The buzzy space features no-fuss décor...
49 Ridley Road, London E8 2NP
Ridley Road is like an East End version of Portobello, only shorter and edgier in terms of ahead-of-the-trend eye candy. So it’s only right it should...
434 Kingsland Road,, London E8 4AA
A co-production between Dock Kitchen chef Stevie Parle and bar supremo Jonathan Downey, Dalston’s Rotorino boasts some pedigree. Certainly, it’s among...
67 Broadway Market, London E8 4PH
Many of us need a coffee to get us going in the morning, but then there are those who are completely passionate about those small brown beans, and there’s...
2-10 Hertford Road, London N1 5ET
Perfectly situated for classic cocktails by Regent’s Canal, Proud East has a covered beer garden overlooking Kingsland Basin’s moored barges. Settle back...
86 Highbury Park, London N5 2XE
Tucked between kebab shops, Franks’ simple, chic frontage screams at you to enter. Inside, there’s a cosy front-room feel to this daytime café, encouraged...
Town Hall Hotel, Patriot Square, London E2 9NF
Punters descend on the Town Hall Hotel's bijou and "very hip" Corner Room for two things: to have their picture taken against the now-famous 'light wall'...
Believe the hype surrounding the Typing Room’s chef Lee Westcott: talent-spotted by Tom Aikens and Jason Atherton (his backer here), this twentysomething...
193 Hackney Road, London E2 8JL
While Sager + Wilde’s Bethnal Green branch, with its busy, buzzy courtyard bar, is the business for East End cocktails and food, we recommend this quieter...
Hackney Downs Studios, Amhurst Terrace, London E8 2BT
At first glance it’s merely the on-site canteen for Hackney Downs Studios, but this creative café, bar and community arts space offers everything from...
35 Queenstown Road, London E5 8NN
Following The Star of Bethnal Green and The Star of Kings, owner Rob Star has boldly gone out and conquered a far-flung corner of the galaxy – namely
89 Shacklewell Lane, London E8 2EB
Former fashion model Konrad Lindholm has swapped the catwalk for the kitchen in this trendy Dalston hangout, which manages to pack a lot of locals into...
2 Atkins Square, Dalston Lane, London E8 1FA
This two-floor Hackney all-dayer is an urban oasis, with light pouring in through double-height windows and potted plants and piles of logs lying around...
165 Lower Clapton Road, London E5 8EQ
Settling down in its first permanent spot, My Neighbours The Dumplings specialises in – you guessed it – dumplings. Focusing on handmade quality dishes,...
103 Shacklewell Lane, London E8 2EB
A little pocket of tweeness on anything-but-twee Shacklewell Lane, Mouse & de Lotz is a useful address for good coffee & cake just a hop & a skip from...