Eating out at Stratford City? As well as 300 new shops, the new shopping centre will also offer a great choice of places to eat out. There will be over 70 places to eat – new restaurants, bars, cafés, patisserie, pubs and much more. Here’s a selection of what’s on offer at Stratford City:
As well as offering a brand new market, the Great Eastern Market, there will be four distinctive areas to visit for a meal, a drink or a snack. These areas are the external Southern Boulevard and Chestnut Plaza, The Loft, The food Court and The Balcony.
The Loft – The Loft is a family dining area overlooking the Central Arcade, close to the Vue Cinema. The restaurants in this area will cater for everyone’s taste ranging from Italian to Burgers.
Strada – great quality, simple, freshly prepared pizza, pasta and risotto served in a stylish contemporary surrounding.
Giraffe – brunch, burgers, stir-fries and salads in a friendly atmosphere.
Gourmet Burger Kitchen – American style burger restaurant.
Wagamama – Japanese, Noodle, Oriental food in a casual relaxing atmosphere. Great for large groups and for couples alike.
Las Iguanas – Latino, South American offering amazing cocktails
Jom Makan – freshly cooked Malaysian food including noodles, rice, salads and soups and traditional Malaysian favourites including chicken and beef satay, Nasi Lemak and Roti Canai. Vegetarian options available.
Pizza Express – Italian, Pizza, Pasta and great desserts. Great for birthday parties and large groups as well as families.
TGI Fridays – American food including burgers and steaks.
Nandos – Chicken restaurant with African and Portuguese influence including Portuguese peri-peri chicken. One of Britain’s most popular restaurants, great for groups and families.
The Balcony – a café court area
Tossed- Café, salad bar. Tossed is the healthy alternative when it comes to eating out. If you want to enjoy eating out while making sure that your meal is balanced and full of fruit and veg, then Tossed is a great alternative. Tossed offer great salads and wraps, many vegetarian offers, lean protein and good carbs including seeded bread and low GI rice.
Comptoir Libanais – Lebanese restaurant
YO! Sushi – This Japanese sushi bar lets you choose from the moving colour-coded dishes on the ‘kaiten’ (conveyor belt passing in front of the customer).
Franco Manca – This is real pizza in a pure Italian style. The team is mostly from Naples, the ingredients are organic and the wood oven produces the best pizza in London. If you’ve ever travelled to Rome or Naples, you will know exactly what to expect.
Chip + Fish – Britain’s favourite food including fish and chips or pies.
Indi-Go – Asian food
Cantina – Italian food in a bright modern atmosphere – great cocktails.
Rhythm Kitchen – Caribbean food
Lotus Leaf – café
Baby Rib Shack – Rib, burger and spicy wings restaurant
Rosa’s – café
Caffe Concerto – Italian style pasta and risotto, focaccia, ciabatta, salads, kids menu avaible. Great patisseries and desserts. An extensive menu of contemporary Italian dishes in a relaxed atmosphere.
Pho – Noodle, Vietnamese food.
Tortilla – Mexican food in a relaxed atmosphere
EAT – sandwiches, snacks, fruit, salads served with a great selection of smoothies, coffee and tea.
Bubbleology - Hot or cold pearl tea from Asia - refreshing fruit and milk teas – brunch.
The external Southern Boulevard and Chestnut Plaza with views over the Olympic Park. This area will be a great place to enjoy an evening out.
Jamie’s Italian – authentic affordable Italian food by Jamie Oliver including Jamie’s favourite recipes such as prawn linguine or wild truffle risotto.
Balans – Brasserie style in a casual atmosphere offering modern cuisine with a great selection of cocktails. Breakfast specialities include eggs Benedict, blueberry pancakes or traditional English breakfast. House specialities include the famous Balans burger, mixed salads, steaks, seafood and a great selection of desserts and cocktails. Vegetarian options available.
Kitchen Italia – Italian, Mediterranean, Pizza & Pasta. Vegetarian options available.
Bumpkin – traditional British cuisine, including fish & chips and hearty pies.
Cabana – Brazilian Barbecue style restaurant
Wahaca – reasonably priced fresh Mexican food
The Real Greek – traditional Greek food
Busba Eathai – Thai restaurant
The lower ground floor food court
McDonald’s – fast food
Subway – fast food sandwiches
KFC – Fast food
Krispy Kreme – Doughnuts and coffee. Don’t miss out on the new Glamour Glaze collection.
Buttercup – amazing cupcakes
Crepe affaire – freshly prepared crêpes sweet and savoury to be enjoyed with a cup of fairtrade organic coffee or freshly made smoothies, frappes and shakes.
Caribbean Scene – authentic Caribbean cuisine
Olive Oil and Oregano – fresh, healthy, real Mediterranean food.
Harry Ramsdens – Fish and Chips.
Spud-U-Like – baked potatoes with a great selection of toppings
Sticky Rice –Asian food
Pubs at Stratford City
The Cow – The Cow is actually the closest pub to the Olympic Park so it will be a great place to meet up and enjoy a meal or a drink before going to an event. The pub is spread over two floors and will offer a great selection of traditional pub food including burgers and fish and chips. The gastropub will be run by Geronimo Inns/Young & Co.
Tap East – a great pub for beer lovers. It will also be the first brewery in the UK to be based in the heart of a shopping centre. Expect a great selection of bottled beers, pale ale and stout brewed on site served with hearty pub food.
All Star Lanes – All Star Lane is a 14 alley bowling in Stratford City and also offers great food and drinks. The list of American classic cocktails includes Manhattans, Juleps and Mojitos.
Aspers Casino – The casino will offer a bar area. The Sky Bar will be a smart and relaxing bar overlooking the Olympic park with a great selection of premium Champagnes.
Vue Cinema – all your favourite cinema treats.
How to travel to Stratford Place?
The restaurants at Stratford City can be easily accessed by public transport using the central line, jubilee line, DLR, local buses or overground trains.
By car, you can park at Stratford City Car Park – Follow destination to
Westfield Stratford City, 2 Stratford Place, Stratford, London, E20 1EJ.