Old Street Eating Guide

Old Street Eating Guide

From authentic Vietnamese fare to modern British cooking, Old Street has it all


Whether you are looking for a quick bite or something more sophisticated, Old Street and Shoreditch have a plethora of eating out options to choose from.



Andina, located on Redchurch Street, has a wide and diverse menu of spicy Peruvian inspired dishes served tapas-style. The extensive menu is divided into ceviche, classics and street food items, giving an excuse to go back again and again.

Address: 1 Redchurch Street, Shoreditch, London, E27DJ

Telephone: 020 7920 6499



Critically acclaimed restaurant, Sardine, offers up delicious Southern French cooking right in the heart of London. The menu, which features rustic classics such as “Dover Sole, Clams, Leeks & Soft Herbs” is simple yet delicious. Highly Recommended.

Address: Micawber Street, London N1 7TB

Telephone: 020 7490 0144



As notorious for its Damien Hirst installation as it is for its food, Tramshed requires very little in the way of an introduction. Located within former tram-generator building, this cavernous restaurant specialises in substantial chicken and steak platters to share. A great venue for a celebration.

Address: 32 Rivington Street, London EC2A 3LX

Telephone: 020 7749 0478


Hoi Polloi 

Situated within the uber-trendy Ace Hotel, Hoi Polloi features British classics over Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. Hoi Polloi sources it’s beverages from The Rare Tea Company, Allpress Coffee and the East London Juice Company - so you can set your expectations high. Post-dinner, check out the Ace Hotel Lounge Bar for some serious people-watching and potential celeb spotting.

Address: 100 Shoreditch High Street, London E1 6JQ

Telephone: 020 8880 6100


Honest Burger 

The Old Street outpost of Honest Burger is perfect for a great value, appetizing and fast or on the go bite. All the original options are on offer at Old Street Honest Burger, just make sure you order the rosemary-salted chips.

Address: 6 Baldwin Street, London, EC1V 9NU

Telephone: 020 8069 6990


The Shoreditch Grind 

The Shoreditch Grind, conveniently located café right on Old Street roundabout, has become somewhat of a local landmark. While the café is best known for its coffee, in the evening it also sells great sourdough pizza and the espresso martinis flow.

Address: 213 Old Street, London EC1V 9NR

Telephone: 020 7490 7490



Located on the ground floor of the Boundary Building, Albion is a café, bakery and shop that specialises in predominantly British produce. Open all day, Albion serves up classics such as “Potted ham hock & sourdough” and has a wide selection of wine and craft beers.

Address: 2-4 Boundary Street, Shoreditch, London E2 7DD
Telephone: 020 7729 1051


Cay Tre 

Cay Tre is one of a host of local Vietnamese restaurants that won’t break the bank. Check out the Beef Pho, which takes 18 hours of simmering to acquire the perfect taste.

Address: 301 Old Street, London, EC1V 9LA

Telephone: 020 7729 8662


Meat Mission 

This off shoot of the “MEAT” brand, located in a former Christian mission, has become somewhat of a magnet for carnivores. We recommend the “Dead Hippie” burger; 2 mustard-fried beef patties, covered in Meat Mission’s own sauce. Delicious. 

Address: 15 Hoxton Market, London, N1 6HG

Telephone: 020 7739 8212


Eyre Brothers 

Open since 2001, Eyre Brothers brings the best in Spanish and Portuguese ingredients and flavours to the heart of East London. Pop in for a hearty meal or sit and the bar and enjoy a few plates of tapas.

Address: 70 Leonard Street, London EC2A 4QX

Telephone: +44 20 7613 5346


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