East London

Typing Room

Typing Room

Nuno Mendes may have moved on, but taking his place is chef Lee Westcott who has worked with, and is being backed by, Jason Atherton. The new chef has taken over the Corner Room and the main restaurant.

Restaurant details

Address: Town Hall Hotel, Patriot Square, Bethnal Green, London E2 9NF

Telephone number: 020 7871 0461

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Nearest station: Bethnal Green

Opening times: Wed - Sat 12:00PM - 2.30PM* | 6:00PM – 10:30PM
Sunday 12:00PM - 3:30PM**

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Critic reviews - total score 7.5 out of 10

Critics' score: 7
Marina O'Loughlin Guardian
Reviewed on September 05, 2014
"Two things are worthy of stalking obsession: rye IPA sourdough served with whipped Marmite butter studded with popped barley, an orgy of maltiness; and pork belly finessed into luxury – it is, according to the pal, the best she's tasted." READ REVIEW

Critics' score: 8
Tania Ballantine Time Out
Reviewed on June 13, 2014
"Dishes are intricate and exquisite; it almost seems a pity to eat them. A silky ‘patty’ of shaved raw beef was beautifully offset by the crunch of panko breadcrumbs and morsels of sweet smoked beetroot. A pigeon arrived entombed in a wooden box, tendrils of smoke curling up from the edges." READ REVIEW

Critics' score: 8
Fay Maschler Evening Stabdard
Reviewed on May 28, 2014
"These courses you unpack like a suitcase. Gilded fillets of brill reveal curls of courgette, razor-thin slices of octopus cut horizontally to show their mosaic beauty, tiny squid tentacles, mines of dried heritage tomatoes and an intense green vegetable purée." READ REVIEW

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