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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...
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...
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...
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...
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'...
PERMANENTLY CLOSES JUNE 2018
Believe the hype surrounding the Typing Room’s chef Lee Westcott: talent-spotted by Tom Aikens and Jason Atherton (his backer...
99 Dalston Lane, London E8 1NH
The new landlords here also run Machine No.3, a sharp Homerton cocktail lounge, but this no-airs 19th-century taphouse is a markedly different proposition....
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....
230 Dalston Lane, London E8 1LA
Hipsters in the wilderness near Hackney Downs station now have a beacon in the shape of L’Entrepôt, a shabby-chic wine shop/bar/restaurant opened by the...
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...
52 Wilton Way, London E8 1BG
Cosy Pidgin, tealights aflicker, does one menu, a four-course set with wines – three red, three white, all bargainous – that changes weekly. It’s the brainchild...
68 Greenwood Road, London E8 1AB
Wilton Way, north of London Fields, has emerged as the most gastronomic thoroughfare in hipper-than-thou Dalston. It has the lot: a cake shop, a posh...