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253 Bethnal Green Road, London E2 6AH, England
+44 7454 967011
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  • Very good19%
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  • Terrible6%
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“salad” (3 reviews)
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Chinese, Japanese, British, Fusion, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
253 Bethnal Green Road, London E2 6AH, England
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Reviewed 9 September 2018

Found this green oasis in Central London for late lunch Friday. Bought drinks, toasted and plants in a fab location.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Jay3025
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Great coffee and the atmosphere was genuine and welcoming! It feels like a world away from the hectic bustling street markets on a Sunday in Shoreditch round the corner. Excellent coffee and cakes and a good menu selection, the food was great and prepared quickly....More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Marbmallow
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

If you love good coffee, succulents and East London this is the place for you. Very nice atmosphere, friendly and helpful staff. We went here every day for breakfast during our long weekend trip, it’s just so beautiful and they have vegetarian/vegan options too. You...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank AnninaWee
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

Very good coffee, very nice relaxing music, amazing atmosphere that's what I have experience visiting this place. Seasonal soup and selection of sandwiches and sweets. Lots of flowers makes this place the greenest I know.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank rafal888
Reviewed 16 April 2018

I visited here on the first sunny Saturday of the year this weekend. It's a small, well lit cafe that doubles up as a plant shop. Our party had a very young child with us and were made to feel very welcome by the staff....More

Date of visit: April 2018
1  Thank samlloyd4
Reviewed 14 April 2018

Absolutely brilliant find off the colourful and bustling streets of Bethnal Green. You walk in and you instantly feel calmer - the beautiful Portuguese floor tiles, the chilled music, and the gorgeous green plants (which are for sale too - I want them all) The...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Shu_bee_1608
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

As a Portuguese cafe, it was wonderful. The decor, food and staff. It was with a very sad heart I learned it was bought by a person who would turn it into something else. They did keep the Portuguese floor tiles. Kind of like Nando's,which...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Ana P
aitacm, Owner at Woolidando, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2018

Dear Ana, I am very happy to hear you liked A Corner of the World as it was. Yet, life happens and makes us follow other routes, so at a certain point, I had to move on and hand in the shop to new owners....More

Reviewed 6 January 2018

Nice little coffee shop to enjoy a good coffee and cake. Friendly staff and very comfortable to visit there.

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank sahher2016
Reviewed 20 December 2017

a corner to enjoy an excellent espresso. Also, they have so much variety of vegetarian and vegan food. The sandwiches sometimes are delayed but the attention of the staff is so lovely. I return all weeks

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank stephenanderson1289
Reviewed 5 December 2017

Not joking about the coffee! it is really good!s Italian machine and Portuguese blend. The team working there is so smiley and welcoming. I have not tried the food but it looked really tasty.

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Antonella S
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$2 - US$19
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
10:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
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08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 253 Bethnal Green Road, London E2 6AH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 7454 967011
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