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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...
25-27 Curtain Road, London EC2A 3LT
The relaxed street-level café at this event space-cum-gallery also has a blink-and-you’ll-miss-it separate upstairs bar: the loft-style dove-grey lounge...
5 Helmsley Place, London E8 3SB
To say Lonzo is ‘off the beaten track’ is a gross understatement, but when you’re done weaving through the backstreets of London Fields, a stunning salumeria,...
The Trampery, 125 Mare Street, London E8 3RH
Sibling to the similarly monikered Clerkenwell outfit, this freewheeling Hackney social
hub/art gallery/cycle-themed shop is ideal if you fancy networking...
337 Acton Mews , London E8 4EA
Reflecting and responding to a trend for pre-video trivial pursuits, Draughts bills itself as ‘London’s first board game café’. A fee of £5 provides access...
47 Wilton Way, London E8 3ED
Leaving the legendary Chez Panisse restaurant for Dalston may sound like madness on the part of Claire Ptak, but California’s loss is Hackney’s gain....
2 Broadway Market, London E8 4QJ
For his first solo venture since leaving Benugo, café monger extraordinaire Hugo Warner has updated the 1950s’ Italian ‘Formica’ café – where, traditionally,...
120-122 Morning Lane, London E9 6LH
This sweet Morning Lane café-bar is lovingly run by Matthew Doran & Lizzie Parle (sister of chef & Daily Telegraph food writer, Stevie Parle). The pair...
The Hackney Empire, 291 Mare Street, London E8 1EJ
The Hackney Empire’s in-house café (the former Marie Lloyd bar) has been transformed into something out of Urban Pantry by the folks behind the Old...
3 Mare Street, London E8 4RP
The subterranean Andor Gallery offers its own programme of exhibitions & events, but there’s plenty to enjoy in the street-level Bureau too – even if...
63 Wilton Way, London E8 1BG
Wilton Way Café packs a lot into a tiny space. It serves some of east London’s best coffee (brewed by Climpson & Sons on Broadway Market); London Fields...
574 Kingsland Road, London E8 4AP
Cocktails and comedy are germane to the appeal of this artfully dishevelled, curio-stuffed café, bar and event space. Spirited mixes such as Golden Squid...
1 Westgate Street, London E8 3RL
Once operating on a temporary license, Hackney council have given the go ahead for this rooftop retreat to open permanently. Book a desk to work at in...
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...
Brooksby’s Walk, Chatsworth Road, London E9 6DA
The Cellar Door at Aldwych; Ginglik, Shepherds Bush; Attendant in Bloomsbury and now, The Convenience: these days, you’ll spend more than a penny in...