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Cafe East

100 Redriff Road | Surrey Quays Leisure Centre, London SE16 7LH, England
+44 20 7252 1212
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good34%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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“pho” (88 reviews)
“spring rolls” (24 reviews)
“noodles” (26 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Asian, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
100 Redriff Road | Surrey Quays Leisure Centre, London SE16 7LH, England
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1 - 10 of 251 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

loved my Bun Chay spring rolls woth noodles n sauce gorgeous. I had takeaway and will return to eat in restauraunt soon hopefully yummm!

Thank Tia H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ok let’s start with the food. It’s decent enough considering the price but ive had better. Let me elaborate by saying the pork wasn’t as succulent or crispy as they should’ve been but the cha nem (spring rolls) were cooked well and tasted fine. The...More

Thank ChungTing
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were been regular customers since we found this restaurant. The food was good at the every beginning. However, we went there again recently and the food just worse and worse plus worst service in London I ever had now. The food lost its original...More

Thank Viorica C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

this place gives you a hot sandwich for less than 7 quid...then when it arrives...there's not one...but two salads...and a little basket of crisps...unheard of value...we will be back if we can bear the queues that have already started forming

Thank Carrzee
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

We have been here multiple times now and it always delivers the taste one seeks with Vietnamese food. You can also see a lot of Vietnamese people travel from various parts of london who come here (a good sign). The place a bit unusual. Not...More

1  Thank avionos
Reviewed 4 August 2017

Pho is nice and the pork Vietnamese roll too.. tried many pho in London but this is the best so far.

1  Thank LeeKueng
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

I visited this restaurant with friends. The kitchen closes at 10.30 and we started eating around 10. At 10.30 I asked some water before the bill and they answered 'sorry the kitchen is closed', they just gave us the bill. I think this is unacceptable...More

1  Thank Marco N
Reviewed 14 July 2017

We moved to Rotherhithe earlier this year and have passed the cafe many times. We decided to check it out purely out of curiosity. first impression was nicely presented from the outside. And then the big surprise when we went inside, most of the customers...More

1  Thank Jon T
Reviewed 10 July 2017

This place was a little hard to find but we were pleased we did (you enter off the parking lot of a strip mall). The food was delicious and well-priced. We found the service quite good and the manager, Mark, was very sweet. One particularly...More

1  Thank Ilana W
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Food is superb! I traveled to several places in Asia and it´s the most similar thing I´ve seen in the UK. The staff is not the most friendly in the world but they are still alright.

1  Thank MickLopes
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16 August 2017|
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Response from leolion13 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they advertise so. They are closed for the summer though.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$11
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Redriff Road | Surrey Quays Leisure Centre, London SE16 7LH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7252 1212
Modern, canteen style restaurant specialising in authentic Vietnamese home cooking.
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