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Duke's Brew & Que
33 Downham Road
- Public transport:
- Essex Road, National Railway
Living around, Duke's Brew & Que became rapidly one of these spots I like to go sometimes, especially when I'm in the mood for a great Texas-style BBQ.
Because that's the big deal here : a US southern comfort food with every standard you might expect from such a place, like hot buffalo wings with blue cheese and celery, the so trendy mac&cheese (although not the best one I've had in London)...more
This was our first meal in London and what a start... They have their own beer... Beavertown, but I stuck with Jaipur a strong IPA one of those dangerously good ones! The food was excellent, our table got some wings to share to start and wow... Super... Not a classic orange sauce hot wing more of a crispy one but so so good... And from then on it was ribs I preferred the beef short rib over...more
Would be 5 stars if it was just a bit cheaper and more accessible.
First, their BBQ is legit. We had the sampler and everything was good, especially the short rib and pork ribs. I ate there a while ago, so I can't remember everything else on the plate, but my overall impression was that the smoke flavor was evident and the meat was well-cooked.
Second, the beer list is excellent. This...more
This place is another representation of how amazing the food offering is in Haggerston. Whilst this area is not central or in the busier parts of North/East like Shoreditch and Hoxton, it still holds its own for the locals.
Duke's Brew & Que could be said to be similar to Berber & Que which popped up under the arches next to nearby Haggerston station, but no, it's different. There is room...more