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Drury 188-189

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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here

1. Amazing Coffee
1. Amazing Coffee
"Visited for an afternoon coffee which was perfect."
Alvin
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2. Allpress coffee...
2. Allpress coffee...
"It's hard to find great coffee in London."
davidy0ung
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3. Great for Breakfast
3. Great for Breakfast
"Smooth service, excellent scrambled eggs on sour dough toast."
RosieB113
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About
At Drury we serve the amazing coffee roasted by Allpress locally in Dalston East London. We serve breakfast, brunch, lunch to all types of customers from gluten free to vegan diets. We take care of all aspects of our cafe and ensure that we not only serve good quality food, we also try to do our part for the local community by shopping local and sourcing local produce from local suppliers. Feel free to come and enjoy our great selection of homemade cakes, salads, tea, coffee and locally brewed beer and Organic wine.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
CUISINES
Cafe, European, British, Healthy
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
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All reviews brunch cakes smashed avocado brownie poached eggs french toast blueberries chia seeds quiche salad halloumi salmon bread great coffee lovely little cafe friendly cafe coffee and cake
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great place for quick and healthy breakfast. Very friendly staff who helped us find seats even though it was busy (10am on a Sunday). Quirky setup. Overall a very enjoyable experience at an affordable price.More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 840zuzanna
CemalP188189, Owner at Drury 188-189, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hey Zuzanna (great name by the way) Thanks ever so much for your amazing review and for taking time out of your day to review us :) we do tend to get quite busy quite early these days but we always try to make space...More

Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 19 May 2018

Amidst plenty of competition, Drury 188-189 stands out superbly. Its a wonderful cafe: superb coffee, superb cakes - try their version of the cronut when its still warm and fresh because its to die for - and the staff are fun and cool and friendly....More

Date of visit: May 2018
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Cemal P, Owner at Drury 188-189, responded to this reviewResponded 19 May 2018

Hey David, You my friend are an absolute legend, thanks ever so much for this amazing review. It’s people like you that make our cafe superb ❤️ Thanks a lot for visiting and hope to see you again ✌🏻 Peace Ali K & C

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The coffee here is great and the breakfast I had was nice. Quick service, friendly staff and clean place.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Q4536GFlaurene
CemalP188189, Owner at Drury 188-189, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hey, Thanks a lot for your amazing review :) really appreciate it - we do like to be as clean as possible, I am a little bit of a clean freak my self hahahahahahaha Peace Ali K

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I read about Drury 188-189 on TripAdvisor and decided to visit whilst staying at the Travelodge opposite. It was everything I’d hoped for....great atmosphere, wonderful food, a great selection of coffees and teas and some fabulous books to read. My ham and sourdough toastie was...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank PooleBigbird
CemalP188189, Owner at Drury 188-189, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Heyyyy Well the main man himself is 'ALI K' which is I and then on Saturdays there is my business partner Cemal which is the lazy one hence why he only works Saturdays hahahahahahahaha plus his bald and has hairy legs - dont tell him...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Fabulous little place that I stumbled across by accident whilst waiting to meet some clients in a nearby hotel. Wonderfully presented assorted pastries. I was there for breakfast and there was a great choice. I had the porridge,which was one of the best I'd had...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank MalgoRoz
CemalP188189, Owner at Drury 188-189, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hey, I am confused, I am not sure what to thank you for, for the amazing review or for being a lovely person or for taking time to write this incredible review. Simply I would like to offer you a massive hug :) THANKS A...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff here are so friendly and helpful. Food is wonderfully fresh and a great choice. Also very reasonablle, in fact, cheap for the area.More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank ann2307
CemalP188189, Owner at Drury 188-189, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hey Ann, You are an absolute gem, thank you so much for taking time to review us and also comparing our prices to other establishments, we try very very hard to stay competitive and its amazing to see that our amazing supportive customers can see...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fab place. It was our first visit and they spotted the newbies, friendly welcome and they told us how it worked. And basically we gobbled the food up. Yum yum yum. We had eggs benedict and cinnamon toast, still talking about both. We recommended to...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank MrandMrsGrouch
CemalP188189, Owner at Drury 188-189, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Heyyyy Guys, Thanks a million for this amazing review, so kind of you to pass the word on and to leave this amazing review :) Bless your hearts Peace Ali K

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Busy cafe. Husband in need of sustenance before evening meal and had sour dough toasted sandwich which was fine. He enjoyed coffee. Fortunately sofa became free so comfortable and warm on a cold winter day.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank K O
CemalP188189, Owner at Drury 188-189, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hey KO Thanks a lot for your review I am a little confused of the review and the rating of 3 bubbles, Nevertheless, thanks ever so much for visiting and taking time out of your day to leave this amazing review :) Peace Ali K

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a breakfast this morning here. Nice place, Warm and clean. I think I had the best French toast so far... Excellent eggs! Only one thing: the books on the table are nice but we hadn't enough space to eat comfortably. Tables on the...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank ChefAndrewB
CemalP188189, Owner at Drury 188-189, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hey Andrew, I believe from your name you are a chef, and if we can have a chef say that about our food it says a lot, your so kind and thanks ever so much for your amazing review :) We do have that problem,...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The coffee is very good, the staff is friendly and quick. We especially liked the decoration. Recommendation for everybody who gets tired from walking around the city and wants to have a break.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Zucchini20
CemalP188189, Owner at Drury 188-189, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hey Z, Thank you so much man, so kind of you to write this lovely review, Peace Ali K

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Hey mbwam, Thank you for your message. They serve tea, but I can’t guaranty that they have afternoon tea. However I can recommend this place, everything is lovely their. The people, the food, the beverage. Try it and... More
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