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LONDON | It’s hard to believe that there was barely a craft brewery in London a decade ago. Today, East London is the epicentre of Craft Beer, with no shortage of breweries making fantastic beer, ranging from traditional English ales to hop heavy US styles and everything else you can

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LONDON | Home Delivery services and apps have swept the UK by storm in recent years, and we were recently given the opportunity to test the home delivery pilot of JustEat, a service that offers a wide range of cuisines from some of the UK’s most popular independent and chain

cafe route dalston

LONDON | Dalston may be known for its late-night party vibes and pop-up culture but the ongoing gentrification of the area has allowed their breakfast and brunch scene to flourish. Cafes, bars and even clubs are now feeding the hungover ravers and the die-hard foodies some of the best eggs

dalston superstore

LONDON | Dalston Superstore is an East London institution. The gay bar is notorious for late night raves, drag shows and eccentrically themed parties but has recently moved onto mastering the brunch life. You might be a bit turned off by the idea of grabbing some eggs benedict and smashed

reilly rocket dalston

LONDON | Inspired by Melbourne’s iconic brunch culture (the previous owner was a Scotsman who had to return to the UK because his Aussie visa expired), Reilly Rocket aim to bring Australia’s perfected poached eggs and amazing coffee to east London. And in this old bike garage turned funky cafe,

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LONDON | Hash E8 is owned and operated by husband and wife duo Maria O’Sullivan and Ed Grangerall, and is all about serving hearty food in a casual and lively environment. They describe themselves as a “short order British diner/modern greasy spoon”, and one look at the menu reveals why.

a little bit of what you fancy dalston

LONDON | A Little Of What You Fancy is pushing back against the gentrified trend of having intricate dishes in trendy modern spaces by serving some traditional British food in their shabby chic café. Yes it’s very of the moment, and more than a a bit hipster-chic, even if we’re

tina, we salute you

LONDON | Tina, We Salute You’s main shindig is located up in E20 but the smaller orginal in Dalston manages to squeeze all their best bits into a smaller, more central package which we prefer in many ways. The brunch menu covers all your faves, from simple fresh fruit and

cubana smithfield

LONDON | Cubana Smithfield is the new location of the popular Cuban restaurant in Waterloo, and when we were invited to check out the new spot, we happily accepted the opportunity to escape the cold and somewhat transport ourselves to a sunnier place. Stepping through the glass door, we immediately

cafe route dalston

LONDON | Situated beneath The Dalston library is Cafe Route, a bustling Middle Eastern and European inspired café and deli. Husband and wife team Melek & Murat and their business partner/longtime school friend Mehmet, all share a passion for food, and are inspired by their local surroundings and diverse backgrounds.