East London Food & Culture

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Allegra_Cornish pollock ceviche
Food & Drink

A beginner’s guide to…the tasting menu at Allegra, Stratford

We try Allegra’s 7-course tasting menu, now available every evening

Food & Drink

Burnt Smokehouse opens in Leyton Midland: what’s it like?

A sizzling hot new E10 arrival just in time for summer BBQ vibes

Sireli at Filly Brook
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Filly Brook: what’s its new Sireli pop-up like?

We roadtest the Middle Eastern small plates at Leytonstone’s destination dining room

Yume Sushi
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So you’ve never been to…Yume, Leytonstone High Road

Superior Japanese, Hawaiian and Asian cuisine on E11’s southern tip

Back To Ours E11
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All Back To Ours? 6 fresh spring arrivals

New artisan coffee, a po’boy pop-up, new bike repair store and much more

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Review: Dim Sum at Aquila, Church Lane E11

We finally try the new dim sum menu at the Hong Kong specialists

Holly Tree E7
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A beginner’s guide to…The Holly Tree, E7

Hearty gastropub fare on the edge of Wanstead Flats. What’s not to like?

Birkbeck Tavern
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Underrated: 3 places we don’t go to enough

An occasional series exploring some of our overlooked local gems

Homies On Donkeys

Homies on Donkeys to open in Leytonstone

Woop! London’s finest tacos to come to the heart of E11