whitechapel

Pixxa, Aldgate East, London

Pixxa, Aldgate East, London

There was never any shortage of great pizzas in London, and especially in my home spot of Whitechapel / Aldgate East. It’s a weird area, with all the commercialism creeping up on you. Pixxa Aldgate East is a more standard cafe/ sit-down type of pizza […]

Grounded, Whitechapel, London

Grounded, Whitechapel, London

Regardless of where I live, I always find a cafe to call my local. Here in Whitechapel that is the Grounded Coffee Company cafe. A super popular joint, they offer decent coffees and a proper brunch menu. It’s halal, so expect substitute bacon but all […]

Bento Bab, Whitechapel, London

Bento Bab, Whitechapel, London

I have a confession. Recently, I’ve become addicted to the little Korean eatery just around the corner from the office, also known as Bento Bab. It’s a bit of a guilty pleasure for a few of us in the workplace, what, with it’s fried chicken-ness […]

Abokado, Whitechapel, London

Abokado, Whitechapel, London

My new work in Whitechapel might not have any Wasabi or Itsus around, but we do have an Abokado. The way I see it, they’re all relatively similar, operating in the same pseudo-Japanese quick takeaway angle. The prices all seem the same and the menu […]

Pizza Union, Aldgate, London

Pizza Union, Aldgate, London

A new job means a new office, which means a new suburb to explore and eat my way through! My new work actually does provide lunch but that doesn’t stop up resisting the urge for one of the many eateries around Leman Street. We’ve made […]

Tayyabs, Whitechapel, London

Tayyabs, Whitechapel, London

My very first dinner in London was at Tayyabs in Whitechapel. They’ve served their Pakistani-Punjabi styled cuisines since 1974. The local climate was about 2 degrees upon landing in London with a bout of morning snow, so comforting curries was in order. Tayyabs is a […]