Michelin Star chef Christoffer Hruskova and Danish baking master Per Brun bring something special to this London Fields railway arch. The Bread Station is a bakery and café that celebrates traditional Danish baking principles of natural, organic and yeast-free baking. It’s all about natural fermentation the result is delicious sourdough bread. You can watch the bakers at work from the café while enjoying breads and pastries, healthy breakfasts, yummy sandwiches and Caravan coffee!
This Eastern Mediterranean café on Broadway Market has a lovely vibe and serves exceptionally good vegetarian and vegan mezze, home-cooked cakes and pastries. They have a great drinks menu offering natural wines and craft beers as well as artisanal coffee and loose-leaf tea. Baba Souks is open daily (except Mondays) for breakfast and lunch and for evening meals on Fridays and Saturdays.
DabbaDrop delivers delicious, vegetarian curries by bicycle to your door in reusable ‘dabba’ boxes so there’s no waste. Set up by Hackney friends Renee and Anshu, this gorgeous local company serves bold, bright, wholesome food that’s packed with flavour. Anshu, whose family come from Mumbai, uses her mum’s recipes for inspiration. Choose between food that’s ready to eat or ready to heat.
Climpson & Sons are pioneers in the evolving speciality coffee scene. They source, roast and craft the highest quality coffees from their base in Hackney. The cafe has been serving coffees to the people of Broadway Market for over 10 years and is at the centre of a thriving and vibrant community.
The dishes at this fabulous vegan café and restaurant are packed with flavour and full of powerful health-boosting plant-based ingredients.
This hidden gem, just off Mare Street is getting rave reviews – check out their homemade guacamole, slaw and sauerkraut! There’s a great selection of food here, including wraps, burgers, salads, curries, pasta, soups and sharing plates as well as detoxing smoothies and fruit sodas.
The Bar at Off Broadway opened in December 2008, modelled on a bar in the East Village, Mickey’s Blue Room, which the founders had spent many a happy evening at. There’s live jazz on Saturday afternoons (3pm-6pm) and they serve fabulous cocktails; including the Broadway Market Cocktail (definitely worth a try!).
This Mexican restaurant in the heart of Hackney is getting well-deserved five star reviews. Locals rave about their fish tacos and the marinated grilled octopus. Executive chef Ernesto Puga Cardoso takes a playful and creative approach to the menu here – combining centuries-old cooking methods with a more modern, experimental approach to create something wonderful. They also serve up some superb cocktails!
Run by the duo who won The Million Pound Menu, Bong Bongs Manila Kanteen is a homely, welcoming restaurant serving proper Filipino food. The menu includes delicious dishes such as crispy fragrant pork belly, beef tapa and chicken wings with an adobo glaze. This space is buzzing – look out for their special Sunday lunches, speed-dating events and karaoke nights.
Black Truffle is an award-winning fashion boutique based on Broadway Market featuring designer shoes, accessories and clothing. Collections are sourced from far and wide, offering customers an opportunity to discover some rare finds in the world of fashion and design. Black Truffle won The Drapers Footwear Awards for Best New Shoe Store in the UK.
25% off food - valid weekends lunchtime between 12pm and 5pm
One of London's only restaurants specialising in authentic Burmese cooking. The menu includes delicious fritters and dumplings and a tea leaf salad with mains featuring fish, prawns, lamb, tofu and aubergine, cooked with flavours such as ginger, lemongrass and chilli.
Burmese food takes influences from Chinese, Indian and Thai cuisine. Owner Dan and Head Chef Zaw both have Burmese heritage – with Lahpet they’re serving some of London’s most exciting food. Find them in Shoreditch at 58 Bethnal Green Rd and at The Kitchens in Old Spitalfields Market.
4COSE is a unique shop brought to you by artists Cullinan Richards and Andrea Sassi of dispari&dispari projects, Italy. Situated in the front of their studio, 4COSE sells the highest quality produce from Italy in a purpose built structure. 4COSE focuses on four different products each month, specially chosen by Andrea. Parmesan - Salami-Biscotti - Olives - Anchovies - Balsamico vinegars - Chocolates. Thurs -Sat, 10-6pm.
ARC Club Homerton is a neighbourhood workplace for people who are tired of working from home. It has everything you need from an office - meeting rooms, phone booths, free printing and filter coffee - in a sunny covid-secure space with a local outlook.
Based in the heart of London’s creative community, East End Prints produces high quality, affordable graphic art prints and limited editions. They find the very best UK and international art and illustration talent for their curated print collection. Whether you’re looking for art to brighten up your home or office or searching for unique gift ideas, they have 2000 prints by 70 artists to choose from.
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Deviant & Dandy is the new brewery turning heads in East London. Run by the team behind the popular Bar Off Broadway, the company has launched a brewery and taproom behind Pressure Drop in Hackney Central. Their product line includes a lager called Steve, a lawnmower ale called Strange Brew and a pale ale called Trust. Well worth a try if you haven't already.
The Hive in Bethnal Green brings you a dining experience designed to enhance your lifestyle. They focus on simple organic food combinations to provide surprising flavours, textures and in turn - vitality. Their cold pressed juice detoxifies, their food nourishes, their coffee ignites the senses and their natural wines warm the soul.
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CARV is an independent artisan leather accessories brand based in Hackney Wick in East London. CARV bags are designed with a unique minimal aesthetic and carefully crafted by hand from start to finish using centuries-old hand skills and A grade British and Italian vegetable tanned leather. They are at Broadway Market in London Fields every Saturday and also online.
It all started on the markets in London where the ‘Macbeth’ haggis toastie built up a cult following across town. Haggis, cheddar, caramelised onion toasted on granary bread and the vegetarian option, The Lady Macbeth, for the non-meat lover. Deeney’s is now a mainstay on London’s most famous food markets including a weekly Saturday slot at Broadway Market and Sunday on Chatsworth Road Market. Their first permanent site Deeney's Cafe on Leyton High Road, E10 opened in 2015 and is open 7 days a week.
Shakey Shakey is a traditional British chippy with a difference – everything is 100% plant based!
The menu, which has captured considerable media attention, features dishes that look like regular fish and chips, battered sausage or smoky bacon – but it’s entirely vegan. The batter is homemade and gluten-free. They use tofu and the menu features chip shop favourites like mushy peas and curry sauce.
A great place to eat, drink and party with hearty pub grub, 16 beers on tap. Loads of good wines and a great cocktail list with classics and house favourites. The Cat & Mutton has DJ's till 1am on Fridays and Saturdays, as well as Sundays throughout the Summer. There's Jazz on Mondays and a weekly quiz on Tuesdays.
20% off granola bowls (Primrose Hill Market Saturdays & Victoria Park Market Sundays). 10% off everything online @
Husk & Honey granola is handbaked in London with high quality ingredients and available in 3 award-winning blends. All are gluten free and refined sugar free. Buy online for mail order from or try one of their delicious granola bowls at Primrose Hill or Victoria Park markets.