Best Bars and Restaurants in Deptford

Need proof that London can sustain a casual and local culture? You need only head to Deptford. Brimming with independent businesses, friendly nooks and lifelong patrons, it's got history and diversity all wrapped up. So what to eat and drink when you're headed over? From vegan burgers and unusual teapot cocktails to chilled pints, check out our recommendations for the best bars and restaurants in Deptford.

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If you're feeling thirsty, we know just the place to whet your whistle. The Victoria, found over on Grove Street, serves up all kinds of delicious cocktails, wines and beers, as well as breakfasts, tasty burgers and Asian-inspired bowls.

Resolution Way is where to head when it comes to any gin you're looking for in Deptford. Home to over 100 types of the good stuff, not only are cocktails on the menu, this venue is a dedication to all things beer, bringing you international bottles and flavours in a cool archway setting.

Buster Mantis

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Buster Mantis is a Jamaican bar, cafe and creative space that you'll find in the arches below Deptford rail station. The venue - so named after Alexander Bustamante, the country’s first prime minister…