Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park
Creating world-class sporting facilities for the 2012 Games was, of course, at the forefront of the development, but this was well...
The ‘Regent’s Park of the East End’, Victoria Park is an 86-hectare leafy expanse opened in 1845 – the first public park in the East End...
A large, rambling old pub with a fabulous beer garden right on the park, with a barbecue running throughout the day on summer weekends....
Housed within Stour Space (which hosts a variety of art exhibitions) and directly overlooking the Olympic stadium, this friendly local...
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Lonely Planet review
In an unforgiving area, and on an equally unforgiving site, this cafe has created a cheerful and friendly atmosphere where you can enjoy tasty food and delicious coffee. With large windows, outdoor tables and de rigueur salvaged furniture, it’s a relaxed place to have breakfast or lunch but is also open into the evening when there is a short but frequently changing menu that includes some good veggie options.