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What you can expect during your visit
  • Hand sanitiser available to guests & staff
  • Socially distanced dining tables
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Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
About
Since launching in 2018, Barge East has become a prominent destination for food and drink in East London - a number one rated restaurant on TripAdvisor 2019/2020. Following on from this, we have now launched Barge East Street Kitchen & Gardens. Serving a selection of tasty burgers with al fresco dining. You will also find some firm favourites from Barge East menus gone-by. Our outdoor street food menu can be enjoyed as a takeaway or in our incredible canal side garden. Everything you will see in our garden is edible, cultivated when it is ready and used by Barge East chefs.
PRICE RANGE
US$8 - US$25
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
CUISINES
British
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Wine and Beer, Live Music, Waterfront, Dog Friendly, Gift Cards Available
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

An absolutely superb meal, traditional British fare, with thrilling umami twists. The barge is a lovely space - made more intimate by the rain - with great service from staff who have a genuine enthusiasm and passion for the food and the restaurant. Deservedly so...: an imaginative devised and perfectly delivered menu, full of great flavours and textures, cooked with confidence and subtlety. I can also honestly say that this is the first time I’ve ever felt the need to rave about leeks. Go.More

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Service was great if a little over eager. The door kept slamming which created the feeling like we were actually in the kitchen. Food was in general over priced but good and tasty. I probably won’t go back there as it wasn’t that remarkable other...then the location and the boat the restaurant really was quite standard.More

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We try to dine at Barge East every couple of months and every single time is an amazing experience. The staff is the friendliest in all of London, the set menus have loads of diversity and are always a feast. Simply one of the best...in East London.More

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food in a really nice spot. 10/10 service from Angelina. Would recommend if you’re in the area!

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great venue but quality of food let’s it down and is overpriced. Staff are fantastic. Unfortunately I think our table was near a kitchen ventilator as we both left smelling of smoky fumes. Garden restaurant is much better.

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic Sunday lunch in the garden terrace the food is so good - easy to order and the best service from Zaneta who really helped to make our visit a great experience - we will be back soon!

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came here with friends not from London and had the best time! Great location and visit was made even better because of Louis. He was completely attentive and super friendly - he’s an asset!

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Once again had a fabulous Sunday lunch at Barge East. Great flavours, nice atmosphere and really friendly staff and service. Thank you!

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked for lunch. Fab food, service and ambience. Great background music. The rose wine by the glass was delicious. Will definitely be visiting again.

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Barge East never dissapoints, epic food (can't beat the checken burgers), great service and the niceest place to meet friends for food and drinks in London

Date of visit: September 2021
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AngiePBaby
13 October 2019|
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Thank you! I’m not sure how to answer a response. My birthday girl is on crutches and defo wouldn’t manage steep steps. So thank you. It looks so lovely I may have to visit with hubby instead. I’d love some... More
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Nic2089
28 September 2019|
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Response from TommoStuartT | Property representative |
Yes there certainly is and we have a lovely fire which keeps the place lovely and warm in winter :)
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Enigmaman95
15 May 2019|
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Response from KenP1201 | Reviewed this property |
Hi I am not sure however the team were really responsive to questions and as everything is made fresh on site, they would be able to advise. Suggest you give them a call before booking. Good luck and hope you get to enjoy... More
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Frequently Asked Questions about Barge East Restaurant

Yes, Barge East Restaurant offers takeaway services.

Yes, Barge East Restaurant is taking precautions against COVID-19. A full list is available within the "safety precautions" section of this page.

Barge East Restaurant is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 5
  • Service: 5
  • Value: 5