Venue Details & Map
23-27 Wadeson St
Bethnal GreenLondonE2 9DR
- +44 (0)20 8983 7900
Cool restaurant. Great service. Good food. On the higher-end of things for sure, but not out of the ballpark for the area. We enjoyed our time here and would recommend it to others. I don't think any of us walked away with a 'that was the best place I've been to' vibe, thus giving four stars instead of five.more
Hidden away just off the canal, walking into this restaurant feels like you've accidentally stumbled into a warehouse and someone is about to come out and tell you off. Stick with it though, because when you get upstairs you'll find a stunning airy room with friendly staff and a great atmosphere. The menu isn't large, but they've curated it well and my date and I enjoyed stunning French food...more
So.... My friends chose Bistroteque because apparently it has an amazing Cabaret act downstairs and a live pianist on a grand piano in the restaurant. Unfortunately, the cabaret closed a year or more ago and the pianist only plays on the weekends..... STILL... Was a brilliant meal out for all!
Service was slow (pre dinner cocktails took 20 mins plus for example) so why 5 stars I hear you...more
The setting is nice. We could hear the piano in the background while eating all sorts of starters - very small portions but quite unusual tastes - we had egg royale with smoked salmon as a main and the pancakes with figs and toasted almonds. Get ready for it because there is a LOT of cream but this is delicious.
The plus? The delicious high ranging cocktails and especially the cucumber flipmore
Good luck finding the unmarked entrance from the street (look for the white alcove with benches and plant pots and there's a door inside on the left). But once you're in (and upstairs) you'll see the incredible warehouse space that is Bistrotheque.
The food that comes out of the big open kitchen is really something special. Seemingly with an emphasis on the veg my hake starter came with very...more