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£50
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5
Exceptional
3
Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Some of “the best smoked meat in London” (including “excellent brisket”) is prepared on the charcoal in front of you, alongside “some fantastic sides” at David Carter’s rugged, southern US-style grill-house, just off Brick Lane. Just one complaint: “the room is nice, but smokey”.

Summary

£49
   ££
4
Very Good
3
Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Incredible, slow-cooked smoked meats” makes David Carter’s moodily designed grill-house, just off Brick Lane – arranged around a 2m width of glowing charcoal, complete with grilling paraphernalia and dudish chefs – a mecca for meat-hungry hipsters. “Good beer and cocktail selection” too.

Summary

£48
   ££
5
Exceptional
3
Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

David Carter’s “super-on-trend” yearling has left its street food origins behind, “taking smoked meats to a more civilised level” at the 2m wide charcoal grill of this “well-designed and stripped-back” site, just off Brick Lane. “The smokey room adds to the atmosphere” and although “it’s so much more expensive now that it’s gone permanent” the “very imaginative BBQ” served tapas-style makes it “arguably the best smokehouse in London” right now. Just one thing: “the interior’s extremely dark (your camera phone lights may be needed to read the menu!)”. Top Menu Tips – the brisket (“like butter”), and the crispy pig tail (“taking pork scratchings to supreme heights!”).

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Prices

Traditional European menu

Starter Main Veggies Pudding
£6.00 £9.50 £5.50 £5.00
Drinks  
Wine per bottle £29.00
Filter Coffee £3.50
Extras  
Service 12.50%
35 Sclater Street, London, E1 6LB
Opening hours
Monday12 pm‑3 pm, 5:30 pm‑11 pm
Tuesday12 pm‑3 pm, 5:30 pm‑11 pm
Wednesday12 pm‑3 pm, 5:30 pm‑11 pm
Thursday12 pm‑3 pm, 5:30 pm‑11 pm
Friday12 pm‑3 pm, 5:30 pm‑11 pm
Saturday12 pm‑11 pm
Sunday12 pm‑9:30 pm

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