Venue Details & Map


1 Vyner Street
E2 9DG
+44 (0)20 8981 5150
Public transport:
Cambridge Heath, National Railway

Yelp Reviews

7.00 out of 5
based on 7 reviews

Top 5 reviews of Ombra

4.0 out of 5
15 August 2016
by Charlotte S.

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 again more

4.0 out of 5
23 November 2015
by James D.

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

2.0 out of 5
30 January 2014
by Kevin M.

Great service, below average food. The best dish was the Ragu which was average at best. The polenta is dry and unseasoned. The wait staff were really friendly and attentive. more

4.0 out of 5
29 June 2016
by Christoph N.

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

5.0 out of 5
25 September 2011
by Katherine R.

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).

Highly... more

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