Whilst Shoreditch is renowned for its general trendiness some Londoners argue that it's all style over substance. Thankfully, such pettiness is easily avoided at the best Shoreditch restaurants. Boasting fabulous locations, eye catching interiors and awe inspiring food the best restaurants in Shoreditch are not to be sniffed at. So take a look at the best Shoreditch restaurants recommended by us, and then tuck in.
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Smart decor, friendly service and hearty, old fashioned British grub at the Albion.
2-4 Boundary Street, Shoreditch, London, E2 7DD
(020) 7729 1051
Amici Miei is an Italian restaurant on Hoxton's Kingsland Road. Chef patron Christian Nocco offers a comprehensive choice of authentic meals throughout the day.
28-30 Kingsland Road, Hoxton, London, E2 8DA
(020) 7729 1594
Beach Blanket Babylon Shoreditch houses a stylish restaurant and cocktail bar, and contemporary art gallery.
19-23 Bethnal Green Road, Shoreditch, London, E1 6LA
The extensive drinks list includes cocktails, fine wines and Champagne including vintage bottles.
The food menu features a range of dishes including Our BBB Burger, Surf and turf and homemade Vanilla bean cheesecake!
(020) 7749 3540
Brawn features a wine list of 90 regularly changing bins alongside a food menu of British and French dishes.
49 Columbia Road, Shoreditch, London, E2 7RG
Retaining many original features, Brawn has a minimalist interior with mix and match furniture sourced from east London and Parisian salvage companies.
(020) 7729 5692
Busaba Eathai serves a variety of freshly prepared Thai cuisine. Busaba Eathai on Old Street also has a lounge bar with an extended drinks list.
319 Old Street, Shoreditch, London, EC1V 9LE
(020) 7729 0808
Trattoria at Fifteen on Westland Place offers rustic and accessible flavours with an Italian inspired menu using the freshest and most seasonal of ingredients.
15 Westland Place, Hoxton, London, N1 7LP
0871 330 1515
Hawksmoor is a British steakhouse and cocktail bar. Chef Richard Turner heads the kitchen and serves dishes such as Longhorn cattle steaks cooked on a charcoal grill. The cocktail list offers a wide choice of both classic favourites and modern creations which are prepared by award winning bartenders.
157a Commercial Street, Spitalfields, London, E1 6BJ
(020) 7426 4850
The Jones Family project offers outstanding food in a plush but friendly setting, which will appeal to both foodies and casual eaters alike.
78 Great Eastern Street, Shoreditch, London, EC2A 3JL
(020) 7739 1740
La Forchetta is a bustling bar and restaurant that offers a variety of Italian cuisine. They also host weekly dance classes, themed events and gigs in the separate bar area.
462-464 Bethnal Green Road, Bethnal Green, London, E2 0EA
(020) 7739 9467
Laxeiro is an intimate family run tapas bar with a friendly atmosphere. Here you can enjoy a variety of authentic Spanish dishes prepared using seasonal fresh ingredients, many of which are sourced direct from Spain.
93 Columbia Road, Shoreditch, London, E2 7RG
(020) 7729 1147
McQueen is a busy bar inspired by the King of Cool, Steve McQueen. This spacious venue combines an award-winning cocktail bar, a stylish restaurant and atmospheric club. The interior has a mix of exposed brick-work, leather, fur and a touch of Hollywood glamour.
55-61 Tabernacle Street, Shoreditch, London, EC2A 4AA
(020) 7036 9229
The Soho House Group’s latest venue is stylish and trendy enough to keep the Shoreditch crowd happy and homey and friendly enough to succeed as a pizzeria.
56 Shoreditch High Street, Shoreditch, London, E1 6JJ
(020) 7729 1888
Que Viet is definitely the poshest of all the Vietnamese places on Kingsland Road.
102 Kingsland Road , Hoxton, London, E2 8DP
(020) 7033 0588
With a wonderful menu that changes seasonally, Rivington Grill on Rivington Street source all ingredients locally using small suppliers from across the UK.
28-30 Rivington Street, Shoreditch, London, EC2A 3DZ
(020) 7729 7053
Rochelle Canteen is housed in an old school building surrounded by converted studio flats. The food is cooked by the Arnold and Henderson Nose to Tail Eating catering company.
Rochelle School, Club Row, Arnold Circus, London, E2 7ES
(020) 7729 5677
Story is a traditional deli with a contemporary edge, serving a range of classic dishes on an extensive food menu. Serving 100% organic pizzas and other delicious dishes.
123 Bethnal Green Road, London, E2 7DG
(020) 7739 4447
Tramshed by Mark Hix is located on Rivington Street and can accommodate more than 100 guests. There is a British food menu and works of art by Damien Hirst.
32 Rivington Street, Shoreditch, London, EC2A 3LX
(020) 7749 0478