London Journals

London Eats 2013

A travel journal to London by fizzytom

Kokeb Ethiopian Restaurant Photo, London, England More Photos
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Dosa World

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Restaurant | "Delicious Dosas in E1"

Dosa World Photo, London, England
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E1's Brick Lane is renowned for the number of Indian restaurants (actually the people who own them are primarily from Bangladesh) so it's a breath of fresh air to have Dosa World just round the corner on Hanbury Street. Brick Lane's curry-houses are undeniably cheap but the food can be more miss than hit as the different restaurants try to outdo each other for cheap grub. Knowing that we'd be eating something quite heavy that evening we though the lighter food of southern India - in this case dosas - would be better than a traditional Brick Lane curry, though we had to bravely run the gauntlet of Brick Lane waiters trying to tempt us in as we made our way to Dosa World.Dosa Wo...Read More

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on November 13, 2013

Dosa World
46 Hanbury Street
London E1 5JL
020 7377 0344

Kokeb Ethiopian Restaurant

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Restaurant | "Authentic Ethiopian Cooking at Great Prices"

Kokeb Ethiopian Restaurant Photo, London, England
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This small informal restaurant may not look much from the outside but the wonder woman owner, known affectionately as Mother, serves some of the most delicious Ethiopian cuisine I've eaten - and it's certainly the best I've eaten in London. Although Mother did have some front of house help on the Saturday evening we visited, she does like to do everything herself from the meeting and greeting, through the order taking, cooking, food serving and check backs so don't visit on an evening when you're in a hurry to be somewhere else. The menu is quite simple but that doesn't mean that it's not varied: vegetarians are catered for and by requesting oil be used for cooking instead of ghee vegans ...Read More

Member Rating 5 out of 5 on November 12, 2013

Kokeb Ethiopian Restaurant
45 Roman Way
London, England 7 8
020 7609 9832