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Typing Room

8 Patriot Square, London E2 9NF, England
+44 20 7871 0461
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good14%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“bread” (50 reviews)
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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
8 Patriot Square, London E2 9NF, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The setting of the hotel and restaurant is very relaxed, even though your right in the bustle of the hip east end which conveys through the establishment lovely. The menu isn't huge but very well composed with great choices. We ,as always decided on the...More

Thank martinltreacher
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In a nutshell: consistently astounding food, which could do with less professionalism When best to go: When you want to impress your friends, feel like a foodie, or inhale some yuppie sophistication. The typing Room is irrefutably established in East London's foodie scene, nestled firmly...More

Thank Meredith S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Second visit, second outstanding experience. The building is trendy - you spend the evening inside the ex Bethnal Green Town Hall. The room is elegant and cosy. The service is thoughtful - well done to the waiter from Toulouse and the French sommelier! A single...More

1  Thank Mr-R-Mrs-D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What an experience. We had been wanting to try out this place after reading and hearing some of the reviews and I must say that I wasn't disappointed. A tad expensive, but a truly amazing culinary experience. We ordered the 5 course pescatarian menu and...More

1  Thank Chetna K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Sometimes a restaurant tries really hard to be good... the typing room doesn’t try, it’s just does it. On point food, service and ambiance...we’d go again anytime. Such delicious flavours and textures. 😀

1  Thank DJDandJDD
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Regular diner and each time it just gets better. This is an incredible kitchen and a a friendly and efficient front of house team. My favourite London restaurant. Lee is a treat to watch in the open kitchen. A truly intense and dedicated chef with...More

1  Thank MOEZJ
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food and wine here are truly exceptional and I would recommend this place to anyone interested in wonderful cooking in a relaxed atmosphere,

1  Thank Bigs1947
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been to a number of michelin starred restaurants but never one where I disliked more than 1 course let alone all 5. I thought that great chefs had bang on palates that catered for the mainstream. Our meal contained a lot of salty,...More

3  Thank ruths17
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

The restaurant space is nice, the tables are not covered with tablecloth and the ventilation is very bad. The "open kitchen" concept produces cooking smells all over. Better ventilation Urgently needed. The food was good, we don't eat meat and the menu was adjusted accordingly....More

1  Thank Avi911
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Visited for a birthday treat and had the five course tasting menu. It was sublime! Especially the yeasted cauliflower dish and the plaice with chicken gravy and celeriac. The dessert was also excellent - dill and apple (sounds unusual, but it was delicious ) with...More

Thank SweePug
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27 January 2017|
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Response from cleveland16 | Reviewed this property |
The person before me has already answered your question, we went for lunch, it was fabulous, confident you will enjoy. !!!!
17 January 2017|
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Response from paul h | Property representative |
Hello, thank you for your enquiry. we are a 36 cover restaurant and 30 would therefore be in the reslms of a takeover, the trouble is that the room has a partition which all but separates two rooms, but if you called... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$38 - US$99
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:15
12:00 - 14:15
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:15
18:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Patriot Square, London E2 9NF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7871 0461
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The 40 cover restaurant has taken over the former site of "Viajante".Lee Westcott, Executive chef, has started this venture offering a refined European Menu showcasing and focusing on British seasons and produce. All over, bringing an elegant rustic charm to the heart of East London.
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