Barge East

Description

Developed by Head Chef, Stefano Camplone with sustainability at its core, Barge East offers a variety of set menus and Sunday roasts using readily available seasonal produce and ingredients from Barge East's on-site gardens and local suppliers. 

Moored on the River Lee in Hackney Wick, the historic 118 year old Dutch barge has been transformed from its former life as a cargo barge in Holland into a floating restaurant and bar in East London. Sitting adjacent to its sister venue, riverside street food and bar Barge East Gardens & Terrace

Offering a variety of dining experiences in its authentic spaces:

  • The Lower Deck Main Dining Room based in the hull of the barge offering views of the chef's kitchen
  • The Upper Deck for heated covered or uncovered outdoor spaces boasting 360 degree riverside views of London's skyline
  • Exclusive dining experience in the secluded Captain's Cabin for groups of 6 to 10 - a quaint, fairy lit space located behind the Captains wheel, guests can play their own music and decorate the cabin to help theme their occasion. 

Now offering Bottomless Brunch offer from 12-3.30pm on Saturdays

For street food and drinks sourced from local suppliers and brewers, head to Barge East Gardens and Terrace, our adjacent riverside gardens.

Barge East has been proudly awarded the coveted Newcomer Award at the 2021 Catey Awards, the equivalent to an Oscar in the restaurant world, other accolades for this unique dining experience in East London include London’s #1 Restaurant 2019 - 2020 and Travellers' Choice 2020 and 2021 by Tripadvisor 

What's on

Wick Wonderland 2022
Welcome to back to the Wick Wonderland, our quirky take on a traditional Christmas Market based in Hackney Wick, East London. Here at Barge East…

Saturday 10th December 2022 and 3 other dates

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Offers

Offer Availability
ABBA Voyage Pre Show Dinner
2 courses & a glass of Prosecco £30pp.
Wednesday 17:00 – 18:30
Thursday 17:00 – 18:30
Friday 17:00 – 18:30
Go Bottomless
- Free flowing Fizz and Bloody Mary's for 90 mins £20pp (whole table)
Saturday 12:00 – 15:30
Christmas Feast (Lunchtime)
£45pp, 3 course Christmas lunch with Crackers!
Thursday 12:00 – 15:00
Friday 12:00 – 15:00
Saturday 12:00 – 17:00
Christmas Feast with Bottomless Bubbly or Mulled Wine (Lunchtime)
£55pp, 3 course Christmas lunch with Crackers ( 12 max )
Thursday 12:00 – 15:00
Friday 12:00 – 15:00
Saturday 12:00 – 15:30
Christmas Feast (Evening)
£52pp to include festive trimmings & Crackers!
Wednesday 17:00 – 21:00
Thursday 17:00 – 21:00
Friday 17:00 – 21:00
Saturday 18:00 – 21:00
Standard Lunch Menu
2/3 Course Seasonal Set Menu - £32/37pp
Thursday 12:00 – 15:00
Friday 12:00 – 15:00
Saturday 12:00 – 15:30
Standard Evening Menu
4 Course Seasonal Set Menu - £45pp
Wednesday 17:00 – 21:00
Thursday 17:00 – 21:00
Friday 17:00 – 21:00
Saturday 18:00 – 21:00

Info

  • Experience, Daytime, Brunch
  • Drinkonomical £
  • Taking Bookings
  • None
  • By the Water, Heated Outdoor Space, Outdoor Dining
  • Booking required

Hours

Day Open Close Notes
Monday 17:00 23:30
Tuesday 17:00 23:30
Wednesday 17:00 23:30
Thursday 12:00 23:30
Friday 12:00 0:00
Saturday 12:00 0:00
Sunday 12:00 22:30

Special opening hours

Day Open Close Notes
Saturday 24th December 2022 12:00 17:00
Sunday 25th December 2022 - -
Monday 26th December 2022 - -
Saturday 31st December 2022 18:30 0:00
Sunday 1st January 2023 12:00 22:00
Monday 2nd January 2023 12:00 22:00

Location

Address

Barge East, A floating restaurant serving a seasonal set menu

Area

Hackney

Nearest Station

Hackney Wick (Rail)

Menus

  • Cuisines

    This venue serves British, Bottomless Brunch, Vegan Friendly, Vegetarian Friendly, European and Bar Snacks food.

Private Hire

Name Type Capacity
Seated
Capacity
Standing
Cost Min spend
Midweek*
Min spend
Weekend*
Barge East - full venue hire Venue Hire 100 150 - 2750 5000
Top deck Rooftop 50 90 - 1000 2000
Captains Cabin Private Room 10 15 - 50 200
Lower Deck Venue Hire 50 70 - 750 1500

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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Customer Reviews (1375)

Our Review

Talking The Tjalk: Did Barge East Walk The Walk?

Talking The Tjalk: Did Barge East Walk The Walk?

The De Hoop is looking pretty good for its age. At 114 the Dutch Tjalk has lived more than a little and through the efforts of three childhood friends it’s been given a new lease of life entirely. Sailed from Amsterdam to Hackney Wick, the vessel now stands moored at Sweetwater, next to the Queen Elizabeth…


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