The Infatuation’s Restaurant Picks

The Infatuation is an app and website, which uses a small team of local editors who dine anonymously to rate and review restaurants. Each restaurant gets a rating, so that you can find the right place for every occasion.
GunpowderGunpowder
8.8
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Indian | Shoreditch, East London
Hawksmoor SpitalfieldsHawksmoor Spitalfields
8.6
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Steak | Shoreditch, East London
St. John Bread and WineSt. John Bread and Wine
8.5
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British | Spitalfields, East London
BrawnBrawn
8.5
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European | Bethnal Green, East London
som saasom saa
8.4
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Thai | Shoreditch, East London
8 Hoxton Square - Permanently Closed8 Hoxton Square - Permanently Closed
8.4
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Modern European | Hoxton, East London
Ottolenghi SpitalfieldsOttolenghi Spitalfields
8.3
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Mediterranean | Spitalfields, East London
SMOKESTAKSMOKESTAK
8.3
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Barbecue | Shoreditch, East London
Monty's DeliMonty's Deli
8.2
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Deli | Hoxton, East London
SardineSardine
8
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French | Old Street, East London
Sager + Wilde at Paradise RowSager + Wilde at Paradise Row
7.8
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Contemporary European | Bethnal Green, East London
Verdi'sVerdi's
7.6
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Italian | Mile End, East London

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330 reviews
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French | Tower Hill, East London

I've been to this restaurant several times now and the food is always excellent. The staff are always courteous and helpful. A real treat for special occasions and celebrations. More

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Silver Lining2. Silver Lining
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Such a find in a busy spot not necessarily where you would expect such classy unusual food! Every dish was delicious, the cocktails were fab and the service absolutely charming and super cool. Will go back. More

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The Field Restaurant3. The Field Restaurant
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1908 reviews
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Blacklock ShoreditchBlacklock Shoreditch
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Steak | Shoreditch, East London

Blacklock is a modern version of the Great British chophouse. Set in an old electricity substation on the site of London"s oldest meat market. We take the best meat in the country from the award-winning farmer and butcher Philip Warren in Cornwall. We cook chops simply over our real charcoal grill with a little help from vintage Blacklock irons and serve it all up alongside cocktails for a fiver and wine on tap in our atmospheric subterranean chop mecca.More

CrispinCrispin
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Modern European | Spitalfields, East London

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Dosa WorldDosa World
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South Indian | Spitalfields, East London

Dosa World, is situated in the heart of brick lane, in London’s Little India. Being a South Indian Cuisine it enjoys a stellar reputation. Dosa World strives to take you on a culinary journey to enjoy the finest quality of food stylishly prepared and served with élan.

Dosa World reveals the real secret behind the subtlety and versatility of South Indian cuisine – a well stocked pantry of durable ingredients.

The best Indian dishes are a swirl of textures and flavours mysteriously fiery yet beautifully subtle and today Indian food is celebrated as one of the world’s fastest growing and most varied cuisines. We are proud to announce our newly opened restaurant and take away.

Here at Dosa World we are constantly bringing out new dishes, new ideas and we are good value for money. Dosa World is the only restaurant in East London that specialises in South Indian Dosa.

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Fusion / Eclectic | Stratford, East London

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There are two available sittings:
• 6.30pm – tickets released on 1st October
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