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Dalston Eastern Curve Garden
13 Dalston LaneLondonE8 3DF
This place will just make you feel good :)
Maybe it's being surrounded by so much greenery in the middle of zone 2. Maybe it's the community feel, with people scattered all around the garden, drinking coffee, reading papers and playing games. Maybe it's the funky disco ball twinkling in the greenhouse at the back where the locals grow their own veggies.
All I know is that I want to bottle up...more
Beautiful garden to have a cup of tea or a pint with friends. As Alex and Zara mention - it really is a hidden gem. So many people walk right by it without realizing that right next to Dalston station you'll find such a zen and beautiful space. It has a charming capacity to transport you to a completely different place right in the heart of East London.
It's community run and all the more...more
When I first started writing Yelp reviews, I used the term "hidden gem" a lot. And I mean a lot. I used it for anything that was fun and quirky and unassuming and surprising. But they weren't hidden gems, just fun or quirk or unassuming or surprising spots. So I stopped using that term unless I really, really, REALLY meant it.
So know that when I call the Dalston Eastern Curve Garden a hidden...more
My cleaner is in and I avoid the guilt of not helping by getting out of the house.
This place is close by and I've never been in so I swung by to get a cuppa and to read in peace.
Chairs are scattered about in the garden and under the shelter, there is a strong community vibe as children's artwork hangs on one wall and homemade potteries sit next to another. A guy was practising his guitar...more
A hidden oasis in the heart of Dalston, an area really lacking in its green and pleasant space. Describing itself as a meeting place for people and plants Volunteer run, the Curve acts as a community space for the local East-enders
Opened in summer 2010, the garden was created on the Eastern Curve
railway line which once linked Dalston Junction Station to the North London Line. It's come a...more