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The Book Club

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100 Leonard Street, London EC2A 4RH, England
+44 20 7684 8618
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Great place for many things

Spacious cafe/restaurant/bar in Shoreditch. During the day people come for coffee & to work. It's a... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2017
ursa p
via mobile
Great food and drink

For central London, the drink prices and cocktails for quite reasonable! Even though there were... read more

Reviewed 21 May 2017
RhiiRaeRoe
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Greater London, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good51%
  • Average4%
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21 May 2017
“Great food and drink”
6 May 2017
“Out for a drink”
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 02:00
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100 Leonard Street, London EC2A 4RH, England
Shoreditch
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+44 20 7684 8618
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Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Spacious cafe/restaurant/bar in Shoreditch. During the day people come for coffee & to work. It's a nice area to hang out & socialize, enough space for table football, table tennis, and for party later on. We ordered the chicken burger and the vegetarian fajitas meal...More

Thank ursa p
Reviewed 21 May 2017

For central London, the drink prices and cocktails for quite reasonable! Even though there were around 5 staff at the bar, physically the bar upstairs in really short so getting served took a while as the night went on. I ordered some nachos and they...More

Thank RhiiRaeRoe
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

We were by Liverpool Street station and the local pubs were very busy with revellers and football fans as Westham were playing that evening,so we decided to walk to the Book Club, As we were early they were not very busy and we had gone...More

Thank rav v
Reviewed 1 May 2017

I advise to discover The Book Club in London for its look & feel, and 'all at the same place' option. We will surely come back! - Good spot to have a bit of fun: take a drink and talk with friends, have dinner and...More

Thank ML_Travels140
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Always busy on the weekend as there is a good DJ in the basement playing hip hop and dancehall. Entry is normally only £5 and they serve pints of beer as well as cocktail. Good mixed crowd. Only negative is perhaps it gets a little...More

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

Had a fun little evening with friends in this atmospheric bar. There are ping pong tables in the adjoining rooms but the main areas are good for sitting at low tables and lounging in a retro type of atmosphere. The cocktails are fun and the...More

Thank Christina C
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Had breakfast here a few weeks ago on a recommendation from a friend and it was very good. Healthy options as well as more trad options. Good coffee, friendly service and a nice atmosphere all round (busy but not crammed).

Thank David A
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Although we heard a lot goes on at the book club at night we visited the place for breakfast. We had fancier versions of the English breakfast and it was actually very good. The place is super casual and laid back. It's worth the visit.

Thank Dorel R
Reviewed 22 August 2016

My girlfriend and I were having a good time here; the drinks weren't too expensive and the music was good. After a while the music deteriorated somewhat (in my opinion) from a soulful 80s mix to a series of hip-hop tracks. Fine, still better than...More

Thank Daniel C
Reviewed 6 July 2016

Great place. They get special points for unisex bathrooms, the piano and the table tennis table! Fajitas were immense!

Thank Rhoda M
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Shoreditch
The western front of the edgy East End, Shoreditch is
a perennially trendy haven for anything “street” – be
it art, food, or fashion. With its handful of well
connected transportation links dotting its perimeter,
along with an ever increasing variety of shops,
hotels, bars, and restaurants, it's easy to explore
this trend-conscious and youth-oriented neighbourhood.
There's a lingering post-industrial grit about
...More
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