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Ombra Bar and Restaurant
1 Vyner StreetBethnal GreenLondonE2 9DG
- Public transport:
- Cambridge Heath, National Railway
had lunch here a couple of times now, mixed italian platter and some yummy focaccia, washed down with wine/beer. lovely terrace by canal and reasonably priced food. will come againmore
You've certainly passed on Mare Street and saw that full south terrace crowded with aperol-spritz fans right? Well that's Ombra, a very cool & reliable italian restaurant! We came here twice during the week and found a table easily, but it gets wilder when the sun's out, so make sure to call.
All the dishes are presented on the wall inside, and I generally fall for the pasta with ragù..super...more
Venetian restaurant with lovely service from an all italian team of staff. Yes it is expensive, compared to what you would pay in italy, but the mixed platter (cured meats) at £11 was a good portion size with a lovely selection of meats, the mortadella was beautiful.
The service is excellent and the wine list very traditional, despite being a little overpriced. Maybe a 3 star spot but the...more
I have always wanted to go here. Passing by, it seems so achingly cool. The beautiful people draping over the peripheries of the outdoor area like nymphs, swathing their way down to the watery side of the canal, finally enticed me onto the patio through their plume of liquorice rizla skinned smoke. I joined the theatrics and got going on the Apperol spritzers. Not a bad place for a cozy meal,...more
Eclectic, friendly, Venetian owned bar and restaurant just by the canal. The menu is short and simple, day we were I can remember a couple, porchetta with polenta and spaghetti with tomato sauce. If you just want a nibble they have some delicious little bites (cicchetti).
I had a traditional Venetian spritz that comes with either Aperol, Campari or Cynar (artichoke based liqueur).