Bars and Restaurants in Hackney Wick
One of the best hidden gems in London, Hackney Wick is a space where the creative truly thrive. Boasting a myriad of warehouse spaces and hidden bars, this canal-side area is awash with cyclists, pints by the river, casual eateries and plenty of character, whatever the weather. Check out our recommendations for the best places to eat and drink in Hackney Wick.
Last updated on 21st July 2017
One of the most unique bars in Hackney Wick, Alfred Le Roy is none other than found aboard a barge. Plotted next to Crate, head on down and hunker into the boat for an afternoon or evening of hearty platters, small bites, cocktail creativity and plenty more.
Heading on over to Hackney Wick and looking for something a little different to do? How about getting familiar with some of the best craft beer in the business? Join Crate brewery as you not only get to grips with their brewing process and a brewery tour, there's drinks to boot.
South London favourite Four Quarters has moved east for a second, game-filled, craft-beer-packed venue. Located near the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, the new spot will have a top selection of real ales and a whole space dedicated to retro arcade games; Pacman anyone?
Head to Gotto Trattoria for some wonderful Italian dining on the banks of the River Lee. They serve up traditional European plates alongside dishes that blend Italian and British flavours, all while you can enjoy some of their amazing alfresco dining spots.
Based in Hackney, Sager & Wilde is a wine bar that's been turning heads with its impressive wine selection and traditional decor. Based in Hackney's historic British Old Lion pub, the wine bar features bottles from some of the finest vineyards across the globe. Better still, each wine is available at discounted prices and can be purchased by the glass.
Another warehouse bar in Hackney Wick that echoes the area's penchant for laid-back afternoons and casual drinking, head on down to The Plough for humble plates of seasonal dishes alongside beers and sipping on their outside space tucked nicely alongside the canal.
One of the best places for beer and pizza in Hackney Wick, Crate is a name known all round town. Perfect for sunshine drinks thanks to their spot by the canal, enjoy a roster of artisan and hand-made pizzas set alongside a menu of craft beers, courtesy of their very own brewery.
One of the most cool and casual bars in Hackney Wick, Number 90 is a multi-faceted space just by the canal. Whether you're hunkering down for breakfast by the canal, cracking on with a few craft beers, working on your freelance projects or heading on down for a DJ night, these guys have it all.