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Walthamstow On Sea
Food & Drink

Walthamstow-on-Sea: what you need to know

Get the lowdown on E17’s summer beach with our handy guide


Barking Riverside: Summer Sessions pop-up bar and events guide

Visit the scenic 2km stretch of River Thames for pop-up bars, streetfood and more all summer

LakehouseHungarian Restaurant E11
Food & Drink

Lakehouse: E11’s most underrated restaurant?

In which we’re delighted by superior Hungarian dishes in another excellent E11 BYOB joint

Crate Walthamstow

CRATE Walthamstow: a complete guide to food, drink & more

E17’s new streetfood destination also boasts an art gallery, live music, workshops, neon mini golf and more

Blondies Leyton

Blondies Brewery? We’ll take it. Plus 5 more hot new openings

The Clapton dive bar is expanding to E10, plus Gravity Well, great bagels and Francis Road

Food & Drink

Weekend Pub Walk #1. Blackhorse Road to Tottenham

A new series. From Blackhorse Beer Mile we hike across the marshes to Nigerian tapas joint Chuku’s

Food & Drink

Singburi: UK’s 73rd best restaurant beats St John and The River Cafe

Leytonstone’s a winner. And Stratford’s excellent Allegra enters the Top 50

Arch Deli Leytonstone
Food & Drink

5 reasons to visit Arch Deli (just don’t go there all at once)

It’s luvverly down the Grove Green Road railway arches

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

Burnt Smokehouse
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