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The English Restaurant
50-52 Brushfield StreetShadwellLondonE1 6AG
This was like a 5£ via Uber from Wombats Hostel. I ordered the oysters for appetizer and fish and fries for my entree. However, I substituted the french fries for a side salad. The fish batter was cooked to perfection. Ambiance is super private in the booths. They have curtains separating you from the table behind you. We sat on the first floor. This was our last dinner in London and we made a...more
Delicious authentic English food (try the Guinea!), as well as an extensive drink menu (we only tried beers and wine). While not an English dish, the toffee pudding dessert was awesome.more
We came here for the full English breakfast, which did not disappoint. The hash brown was different from what I had expected ... I had thought it would be like a fried American hash brown but it was more like a little layered casserole. Very tasty. Also loved the hearty mushrooms and the fluffy scrambled eggs.
The interior is charming.
The coffee was also really good.more
This is a fine enough English pub. I wouldn't come here if you're expecting something high end though. I personally think the reviews are kind of deceiving - we arrived expecting a posh little English pub for dinner and it turned out to be quite the opposite. We went down the road and found a restaurant that met our initial expectations and then returned for some low-key drinks. This is the...more
We stopped into this quite British Restaurant/Bar as part of an East End food walking tour. We tried the bread pudding and got to look around at the restaurant.
This is a really cool spot and very original. Inside is full of wood, pews and booths. Its adorable, quiet, and a dining experience that's unique and provides some privacy will getting that real English Establishment feel.