This canalside restaurant is one of Shoreditch's hidden gems.

The deliciously tempting yet ethical menu features the freshest seasonal ingredients all prepared in stylish, eco-friendly surroundings.

Much of the food is organic and fair trade and the worms in the wormery eat up raw food waste.

Venue Details & Map


10 Orsman Road
N1 5QJ
+44 (0)20 7033 0123

Yelp Reviews

3.5 out of 5 based on 8 reviews

Top 5 reviews of Waterhouse

5.0 out of 5 14 April 2015
by Tim H.

Social enterprise, really great food and lovely staff. Amazing value specials each day. Go!more

4.0 out of 5 21 February 2014
by Graham E.

We live nearby and the food is always great . Add to the fact it's run by a charity makes it really worthwhile. Menu is seasonal. Only fault is it can be a little quiet, particularly in the winter months.more

4.0 out of 5 9 August 2013
by Vanessa A.

Wow, a place run by a charity and serving great food!

My friend and I wanted to try it so went on a Tuesday night as they have a dinner special. Decor inside is modern and greeting and service friendly.

Menu is small but I'm quite happy with that, I'd rather have a small choice of fresh foods. And the view is lovely at it sits overlooking Regent's Canal.

I was really pleased with the...more

4.0 out of 5 11 March 2011
by Glen M.

Oh, my, what to say?

This place is pretty awesome.

Very nice food, good coffee, free (!) filtered water (they don't sell it at all). Enviro-correctness abounds. Small menu, cheap (£5-£6.50 lunch menus), really great lovely delicious crispy hand-cut chips, made from potatoes, not from a freezer bag.

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It's also a social enterprise and employs people on a work experience scheme who...more

1.0 out of 5 12 June 2010
by kellymccauley

Wow, what a disappointment. I was really looking forward to going to this restaurant - right on the canal, organic beers, eco-friendly, sustainable menu, in a word, twee. We started our evening with drinks out on the decking which was really pleasant, then came inside for food and that's when it all went downhill.

The menu looked reasonably priced and well thought out, but the food just...more

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