Rita's Bar & Dininghttp://www.hot-dinners.com/media/reviews/photos/original/fd/90/57/ritas-85-1387046679.jpg
175 Mare St, London E8 3RH
Latest critic review: September 26, 2014
Originally a big hit when it opened at Birthdays in Dalston, Rita's Bar and Dining has returned, moving to a permanent location in Hackney. Expect more much more variation than before, but still with a strong focus on chicken, margaritas and loads more - and you can book this time too.
Hot Dinners Test Drive
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Marina O'Loughlin Guardian
Reviewed on September 26, 2014
"Rita's still seems largely designed for people whose tastebuds haven't matured much beyond Year 5." READ REVIEW
Giles Coren Times
Reviewed on February 15, 2014
"The fried chicken roll was a wondrous thing: boned thighs that had been brined for so long they were practically hammed. Not unsalty by any means but robust and exciting and nicely offset by a sweet brioche bun." READ REVIEW
Fay Maschler Evening Standard
Reviewed on December 11, 2013
"Star of the show is miso-grilled aubergine and mushroom toban. In his bread-and-butter email my companion refers to this assembly — where vegetarians take on meat eaters on their own terms — as “a roarer and piss-head noodling good”." READ REVIEW