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St. John Bread and Wine
94-96 Commercial StreetShadwellLondonE1 6LZ
Delicious food and good service.
I was encouraged to make a reservation, and I'm glad I did.
The interior is decorated in a very unassuming fashion, very simply. The food was reasonably timed, and well prepared. I would have preferred more sides on the dishes, as the rabbit had very little on the plate in addition to the rabbit, and it was a 'main' aka a larger dish.
That being said, my...more
The food was excellent but unfortunately, the service was absolutely horrendous. We were served by Laura, who is possibly the rudest and most miserable waitress I have ever had the displeasure of meeting.
When asked what was special about a specific menu item, she simply shrugged and said, "I don't know what makes it special. It isn't. I have no idea what else you guys want to know."...more
Came here after seeing Anthony Bourdains London show. My first experience with blood sausage was the best ever. It was worth the trip. The bacon butty was an amazing treat as well. The bread was really good!more
My husband and I were wandering London on foot and stumbled upon this adorable little eatery. It was rainy and lunch wasn't being served for another 15 minutes but the friendly proprietor welcomed us in to dry off and gave us a lovely table. Although the place wasn't quite ready, the folks were extremely friendly and kind. Once the lunch hour rolled around, we were given limited menus with a...more
A friend recently told me that St. John Bread & Wine did the best bacon sandwich he had ever had. Now that I have tried it, I can confirm he is correct. It's also probably the most expensive bacon sandwich I've ever had at £6.90, but it's worth every penny. The bread is a soft sourdough, the bacon is thick and plentiful, and it's topped with home made tomato ketchup.
I haven't been back...more