RestaurantsLondonShoreditchE1

survey result

Summary

£46
   ££
3
Good
3
Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Really interesting food combinations from the Levant” make self-taught chef Limor Chen and husband Amir’s stripped-down Shoreditch and Marylebone venues worthwhile additions to London’s “Middle East-with-a-twist” dining scene. It’s “another of the small-plate trends with the now-familiar land, sea, earth menu – but packed with flavour”. A natural choice for veggies and vegans, too.

Summary

£42
    £
4
Very Good
4
Very Good
2
Average
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Part of the new craze for ‘modern-Israeli-style’ cuisine” – self-taught chef, Limor Chen (with the help of partner Amir) provides “a different take on the ubiquitous Ottolenghi or Palomar approach” at this low-key restaurant near the Wigmore Hall – a kind of “British Middle Eastern food”, which “features lots of vegetables, like the spicy okra tempura and charred cauliflower, which are delicious (and I don’t normally go for veg’!)”. “Nice people run the place” too, which is decked out with the “on-trend, stripped-back, filament-lightbulb look”. Its “buzzing and fun” E1 spin-off inspires less feedback, but gets an equally good rep.

Summary

£42
    £
4
Very Good
4
Very Good
2
Average
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Part of the new craze for ‘modern-Israeli-style’ cuisine” – self-taught chef, Limor Chen (with the help of partner Amir) provides “a different take on the ubiquitous Ottolenghi or Palomar approach” at this low-key restaurant near the Wigmore Hall – a kind of “British Middle Eastern food”, which “features lots of vegetables, like the spicy okra tempura and charred cauliflower, which are delicious (and I don’t normally go for veg’!)”. “Nice people run the place” too, which is decked out with the “on-trend, stripped-back, filament-lightbulb look”. Its “buzzing and fun” E1 spin-off inspires less feedback, but gets an equally good rep.

Summary

£41
    £
4
Very Good
4
Very Good
2
Average
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Fresh Middle Eastern flavours with lots of good spice” are found on the “fairly short but tempting menu (with lots of vegetable options, but fish and meat too)” at this Marylebone venue – “a fantastic new opening” that inspires rave reviews. Its the second venture from Amir and Limor Chen who run Shoreditch’s Strut & Cluck – now re-branded ‘Delamina East’, and likewise praised (if only slightly less effusively) for its “consistently excellent and healthy” Levantine dishes.

For 31 years we've been curating reviews of the UK's most notable restaurant. In a typical year, diners submit over 50,000 reviews to create the most authoritative restaurant guide in the UK. Each year, the guide is re-written from scratch based on this survey (although for the 2021 edition, reviews are little changed from 2020 as no survey could run for that year).

Have you eaten at Delamina East?

Restaurant details

No dress code

Delamina East Restaurant Diner Reviews

Reviews of Delamina East Restaurant in E1, London by users of Hardens.com. Also see the editors review of Delamina East restaurant.
ben w
good value interesting food, fresh, can be ...
Reviewed 2 months, 1 day ago

"good value interesting food, fresh, can be light or meaty"

Report this comment
Have you eaten at Delamina East?
Post your own review of Delamina East and contribute to our annual restaurant review guide.
Post your own review
Opening hours
Monday12 pm‑9:30 pm
Tuesday12 pm‑10:30 pm
Wednesday12 pm‑10:30 pm
Thursday12 pm‑10:30 pm
Friday12 pm‑10:30 pm
Saturday11 am‑10:30 pm
Sunday10:30 am‑9 pm

Best Middle Eastern restaurants nearby

Bubala
Middle Eastern restaurant in Tower Hamlets
£43
    £
4
Very Good
4
Very Good
3
Good
Le Bab
Middle Eastern restaurant in Hackney
£52
   ££
4
Very Good
2
Average
3
Good
Berber & Q
Middle Eastern restaurant in Haggerston
£57
   ££
4
Very Good
3
Good
4
Very Good

Best similarly priced restaurants nearby

Wagamama
Japanese restaurant in Spitalfields
£47
   ££
2
Average
2
Average
2
Average
Breakfast Club
American restaurant in Spitalfields
£46
   ££
3
Good
3
Good
3
Good
Chick 'n' Sours
Chicken restaurant in Spitalfields
£47
   ££
3
Good
3
Good
3
Good