Canteen Spitalfields


Featuring quirky retro styling and a buzzy vibe throughout, Canteen Spitalfields champions 'great British food'. From hearty breakfasts and nostalgic afternoon teas through to warming pies and roasts with traditional trimmings, Canteen is renowned for its wholesome, no-nonsense menu. Green upholstered booths and vintage school-canteen furnishings evoke a trendy retro feel, whilst a lively bar serves up an accomplished contemporary drinks list.

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Average main course: £11.00 (USD13.39) per diner
Average food spend: £32.00 (USD38.96) per diner

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Canteen Spitalfields

2 Crispin Place
E1 6DW
0845 6861122
Yelp Reviews

3.5 out of 5 based on 48 reviews

Top 5 reviews of Canteen Spitalfields

3.0 out of 5 20 April 2016
by Charlotte J.

Went here on a weekday with a work group for a goodbye brunch for our interns. There were plenty of tables and I liked the simple, minimalist look of the place which gave it quite a trendy feel.

I got the impression that the waiters don't bring over more menus other than the one or two on the table which I thought was odd, so with 7 of us in the group we had to ask for more.

However, when my...more

4.0 out of 5 10 February 2015
by Caroline C.

A great little restaurant in Spitalfields market area.

It's quite unassuming from the outside and the name of the place isn't too great, but nevertheless the staff were really friendly and attentive and the food very good.

We went for an early lunch, so I ordered macaroni cheese with tomatoes and bacon-it was delicious. Sadly my phone decided not to play ball, so no photos of that;(


4.0 out of 5 8 February 2015
by Ray M.

Good service and food. Eggs benedict were good .. Fish fingers great! Nice not to have to que up to get in on a busy Sunday morningmore

3.0 out of 5 13 November 2014
by Gordon M.

I like pie.

Canteen have award winning pies, so when it was suggested as a lunch venue I was very happy!

I should point out that they have other things on the menu, but as most of us ordered pie I'm focussing on that (I believe the fish dish was very tasty).

Pie of the day was chicken and mushroom, I ordered mine with mash rather than chips because MASH. We ordered drinks and some cheese...more

3.0 out of 5 28 October 2014
by Meike B.

Perhaps not the most imaginative choice, but Canteen has become a bit of a tradition for a mid-week dinner catch up with a friend. Less fast-food-y than some of the other chains in Spitalfields Market, Canteen offers attractive set menus for early diners - without rushing.

Last night's visit was a bit of a disappointment, though, with my first choice of wine out of stock - and my chosen...more

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