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The 3 Crowns
8 East RoadLondonN1 6AD
- Public transport:
- Old Street, Underground
This was another great find in the quest for a good work lunch spot! This little gastro pub looks like your average London boozer (allbeit with a slightly more welcoming and airy feel than some) but the menu was fantastic. It was like being in a very expensive and upmarket pub but with their two course deals (two for £15) it certainly didn't have that price tag! The food can be described as...more
Had dinner here - quail for appetizer and then steak. Everything was delicious and great service. Definitely recommend!more
The place itself is very nice, and you can see the chefs at work which, in my opinion, is great. Th etables are a bit too close together so feels quite crowded and where I sat, people were always brushing past, annoying to say the least.
I came here for Sunday Lunch and had 3 courses, a Clam and Leek Chowder, Roast Beef dinner and the Choc Brownie dessert.
I have to say that the food was...more
I've returned to set the record straight. We ordered a pork gelée on toast for our bar snack. Once my brain pulled the correct word from the depths I am able to come here to continue affirming I'm an ignorant, unsophisticated Yank.
"By the Middle Ages at the latest, cooks had discovered that a thickened meat broth could be made into a jelly. A detailed recipe for aspic is found in Le...more
Shoreditch, as a nightlife destination, has a surprising shortage of nice pubs. The area around the Old St roundabout is particularly bad, and so it was great to see the Three Crowns reopen, after a period where it was looking in danger of being converted into flats or offices.
The pub itself has been renovated well, and has a great selection of beer, both traditional cask ales and a few...more