The Allegory


The 22nd Drake and Morgan venue in the capital The Allegory and follows the family suit by offering Londoners a relaxed place to sip cocktails and enjoy a variety of dishes. Based on the ground floor of the Brookfield's building on Worship Street, this restaurant-bar more than caters for a wide variety of moods and occasions.

If you're hungry, this is the place to be, as The Allegory offer breakfast, dinner and everything in between. Taking over a 6,337 sq ft space, not only does it feature its own long bar, and idyllic outdoor terrace area, there's a separate dining area that can cater for 145 diners at a time, all decked out in the best of luxe materials, interesting murals and true to form, D&M style.

When it comes to drinks, the smashing cocktail menu features both classic recipes and a handful of inventive concoctions, alongside fine wines and bottles of champagne.

What's on

Garden Brunch
Get your game on with Garden Brunch! 3 courses including eggs benny, waffles galore and the ultimate bottomless drinks: go classic with Bloody…

Every Saturday

More info


Offer Availability
Bottomless Garden Brunch
We’re taking it outside to the garden. With garden brunch. If the weather’s nice that is 😉 Join us every Saturday from 16th June for Garden Brunch. 3 courses and bottomless drinks for £40pp.* Available 11am – 4.00pm. *Minimum 4 people per table. Must be booked in advance. One drink per person at any time. Bottomless offering is valid for 2 hours from the reservation time.
Saturday 11:00 – 16:00
Mixology Class
Learn how to mix, muddle and create your own cocktails. THREE COCKTAIL SESSION £30 per person or MIX AND DINE £55 per person.
Thursday 07:30 – 16:00
Friday 07:30 – 20:00
Saturday 10:00 – 20:00
Sunday 10:00 – 16:00
Become a pretty gorgeous pals and well have some super special offers just for you. Pop in and ask us, or email us to join up, receive your personal card and join the family! T&Cs: Only one offer may be used at one time. Offer is available to PGP card holders only.


  • Cocktail Making, Brunch
  • Shoreditch
  • Happily Affordable ££
  • 0
  • No door charge normally
  • None
  • 18 (after hours)
  • Patio


Day Open Close Notes
Monday 7:30 23:30
Tuesday 7:30 23:30
Wednesday 7:30 23:30
Thursday 7:30 0:30
Friday 7:30 0:30
Saturday 10:00 0:30
Sunday 10:00 0:00 Private Hire Only



The Allegory, 1a Principal Place Worship Street EC2A 2BA



Nearest Station

Shoreditch High Street (Rail)

Getting there

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  • Cuisines

    This venue serves Gastro and British food.

  • A word from the chef:

    In true Drake and Morgan style, The Allegory will serve breakfast, dinner and everything in between; guests can tuck into small plates, sharing platters, hearty mains and sweet desserts.

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The Allegory - London Restaurant Bar Review

The Allegory - London Restaurant Bar Review

The gap between Shoreditch and Liverpool Street feels a bit like Checkpoint Charlie. Not just because when you’re crossing that interchange at the start of Shoreditch High Street you are putting your life firmly in god’s hands, but the atmosphere and attitude changes completely too. Hipster on one…


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