22 Jul 2022


If you’re looking for the best eats in the East, we’ve pulled together our top 5 picks (and they’re all within a short distance of our Gallions Place apartments!). 

Gaylons Bar & Kitchen
(3 minutes walk from Gallions Place)

Is a stunning gastropub on the riverside that offers a modern take on traditional dishes. From brunch to burgers, wraps to bar snacks, the talented team has got you and all the family covered. They even do a Sunday roast if you’re looking for a cosy spot to enjoy a good meal over the weekend.  

The Well Bean Co
(5 minutes walk from Gallions Place)

Is a trendy cafe and chocolate factory that creates its own healthy plant-based treats - including amazing vegan chocolate! Offering a counter service with chocolate, pastries, smoothies, sandwiches and toasties, as well as delicious coffee. If you’re after a heavenly lunch or light bite that fits your vegan lifestyle, this is the perfect spot. 

Cafe Spice Namaste
(6 minutes walk from Gallions Place)

Is a stunning and stylish Indian restaurant with a talented chef that has had a fascinating career. With signature dishes such as gorgeous Goan vindaloo of pork alentejo style with poi, or the sensational shank of lamb parsee style, or even beautiful Bebinca, you are in for a treat if you choose this restaurant for your next meal out.  

Tapa Tapa
(13 minutes on the tube or 9 minutes drive from Gallions Place)

Is a welcoming and modern rustic restaurant that offers a fantastic selection of both classic tapas, and a fresh modern take on these dishes. So whether you’re looking for some tasty and traditional albondigas, or you’re feeling adventurous and wanting to try some brocheta de pollo, this restaurant is the perfect place to enjoy them with a large glass of wine. 

The Windjammer
(30 minutes on the tube or 11 minutes drive from Gallions Place)

Is a family friendly pub on the riverside with a sunny outdoor terrace. Enjoy a good meal made from fresh, local ingredients while you play a board game. This accessible pub is fantastic for catching up with family, with sharing options like 1kg buffalo chicken wings with blue cheese dip, or choux aux craquelin for two. 

If you love East London and are looking for your new home, you can view all of our available E16 properties here. Made up of three apartment buildings (Cargo House, Grain Apartments and Gaylon Point) Gallions Place is a mix of 1, 2 & 3 bedroom apartments, with Help to Buy available.

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