Satisfying Snacks – Seven of the best places to eat in Shoreditch
The shorts are out and the chimes of ice cream trucks can be heard for miles around… It’s official – summer has finally arrived in London.
In June there’s around 16 hours of sunlight a day, and with that comes more time to eat, of course! Didgeroo have been making waves in Shoreditch for eight years now and in that time we’ve had a chance to try a fair few of the amazing food traders in the area.
If you’re stuck for what to eat, take a look at our favourite places, but be warned – your belly might be rumbling by the end of it!
If you want a quick, casual lunch
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- Beigel Bake
Shocker, I know. Honestly though, if you’re looking for a quick and cheap lunch with a local East London vibe, look no further than Beigel bake. Prices start from under £1 and it’s open 24 hours a day. What’s not to love?
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2. On the Bab
Want more of a sit down lunch with generous portions? On the Bab may just be for you. With traditional and more contemporary Korean dishes, there’s something for everybody. Try the Bibimbap but BE WARNED: you may be too full to move afterwards!
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3. Lantana Cafe
Whether you want dinner, lunch or weekend brunch… Lantana Cafe has it all. Serving Australian-inspired delicacies, no matter the time of day or your appetite, you’ll be sure to leave satisfied. The corn fritters are a particular favourite of ours!
If you need a family, friendly feast
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4. The Breakfast Club
For the days when eating out is a family affair, look no further than The Breakfast Club for a hearty meal. You’ll be greeted by stacks of bacon-topped pancake, crispy fried chicken and waffles with a cool retro diner feel to match. Need I say more?
For dining out on a sunny day
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Want to take in the summer sun while it lasts (which won’t be long!)? Then check out Dinerama for all your street food needs. From Caribbean to Mexican or just a good old burger, you’ll be spoilt for choice! Or if none of that takes your fancy, enjoy a cocktail or ice cream and soak in the atmosphere instead. Should the weather turn grey and you need to shelter from a storm, don’t worry! Dinerama still has you covered with it’s indoor dining areas!
For a pleasant evening out
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6. The Jones Family Project
If you’re looking for something a bit more upmarket, try The Jones Family Project. With a sleek modern interior and beautifully presented plates, this restaurant won’t disappoint. It’s the place to be if you’re looking for an amazing steak in Shoreditch!
For the health conscious
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As its name suggests, this restaurant may just provide a little bit of redemption after a long day of overeating or if you just want a meal you know will be good for you. Redemption serves vegan, sugar-free dishes and even has an alcohol-free bar so you can indulge to your heart’s content!
Let us know if you visit any of these restaurants or why not give us your suggestions. You can never have enough places to eat!