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The Kapok Tree Restaurant - CLOSED

12 - 20 Osborn Street, London E1 6TE, England
+44 20 7247 3313 x717
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good46%
  • Average0%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible18%
3 Oct 2014
“This restaurant is closed”
29 Apr 2014
“There is a BECAUSE it's always empty”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Vegetarian Friendly
12 - 20 Osborn Street, London E1 6TE, England
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Reviewed 3 October 2014 via mobile

We were staying in the hotel above it and didn't feel like walking to far for dinner so we thought we give it a go dispite the bad reviews. But it is close :/

Thank Margarita G
Reviewed 29 April 2014

Without family- or group-occasions(and the place filled) the food of the buffet looks cooked for hours in the window, the kitsch-furniture and the few persons inside do the rest......You might think it's cheap , but the prices are just the average of the entire Brick...More

Thank Tom K
Reviewed 2 February 2014

We came to Brick Lane to try some food, and stumbled across the halal chinese restuarant. It was fairly good value for money, only £6.95 per person for a buffet. However, the food was dissapointing. There was not much variety, especially for starters and desserts,...More

Thank Bilal S
Reviewed 2 July 2013

Fresh and delicious at a good price! Next to City Hotel which is great place to stay. Close to London Tower, Thames River cruises and hop on hop off buses. The food choices were varied, but something for everyone! Loved the oldies music playing in...More

Thank Ivy B
Reviewed 9 November 2012

this was just the right place for a wonderful dinner. I wanted to go down Brick lane and find a good restaurant but did not have to go down so far as this was just superb.

Thank martinberlin60
Reviewed 22 September 2012 via mobile

Stayed in the adjoining hotel for 2 weeks and ate here most nights. The staff are super friendly. Meals delicious and well portioned. Wide variety to chose from. Atmosphere quiet and private, great for couples. Lovely art outside in the street. Find myself missing it...More

Thank Jessica G
Reviewed 5 March 2012

The fusion of the Indian street food was a gift to flirt, with the traditional cuisine shying away from authenticity

Thank cribgrub
Reviewed 6 February 2012

Good sized portions. Loved the seafood moilee with beautifully cooked scallops.

Thank Seedsower
Reviewed 29 July 2011

Food wash delishious and well portioned, we were full on 2 courses. we went on the groupon deal which included a free cocktail and a glass of wine. Great valaue and I would pay full price as the food was wonderful. Restaurant was quiet but...More

1  Thank GlobeTrotter
Reviewed 30 May 2011

Went early on Saturday evening on pre booked Groupon deal and were the first diners to arrive. Bit of a gritty location but the Bar area was still buzzy. Had a great cocktail and a very tasty 3 courses including thai curry, butter chicken masala...More

1  Thank Laughable
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
06:00 - 10:00
18:00 - 23:30
07:00 - 11:00
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
06:00 - 10:00
18:00 - 22:30
06:00 - 10:00
18:00 - 22:30
06:00 - 10:00
18:00 - 22:30
06:00 - 10:00
06:00 - 10:00
18:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 - 20 Osborn Street, London E1 6TE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Whitechapel
  • Neighbourhood: Whitechapel
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7247 3313 x717
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