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Climpson's Arch

Arch 374 Helmsley Place | Helmsley Place, London E8 3SB, England
+44 20 7254 7199
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good16%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible13%
27 Feb 2018
“Great Coffee! Sadly closed now”
23 Sep 2016
“The Worst Food I've Had In London”
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CUISINES
International, Barbecue
PRICE
RR - RRR
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Arch 374 Helmsley Place | Helmsley Place, London E8 3SB, England
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1 - 10 of 29 reviews

Reviewed 28 February 2018

I had a great Flat white there, it was very interesting to see them roast their coffee on site. I tried to go there 2 weeks ago but sadly they had closed down.

Thank 250LaurentR
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

It's lucky it is this chefs closing weekend as it's honestly the worst food I've eaten in a long time. Competition in London is rife and these guys haven't stepped up to the plate. I came here off a recommendation from a friend (because of...More

Thank Josietbonnett
Reviewed 13 September 2016

My husband has wanted to visit LC@climpsons since his residency began and we finally made it last weekend. Wow! I am full of regret that we didn't go sooner. Each dish was beyond fabulous and the wine recommendation was perfect. Just wonderful. I have no...More

Thank LilyTC
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Real top drawer cooking in this hidden east end gem. Will be watching to see what the chef LC does next. He is going places. Amazing food and great stylish venue

Thank James H
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Climpsons is a incubator of what's new in the East London Food scene. Their current chef Leo is the best so far, his food is exceptional in every way. the staff are low key and friendly and know their stuff. It really is hard to...More

Thank Carla O
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

I was here with my friends for having some drinks,food and live music.The music was amazing,the drinks were like everywhere but the food was absolutely untasty! Let's not talk about the portions which they were like tapas sizes for that price. I love the place...More

Thank Yade Y
Reviewed 14 July 2016

Food took over an hour to arrive even though the restaurant had about 4-5 tables in total, the waiter appeared to be shy and with limited English but was very polite, so no problems there. Beer menu was very limited, but they had some nice...More

Thank Algirdas V
Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

I am a sucker for all things Portuguese so I couldn't not pay a visit to this new pop up restaurant at Climpson's Arch! Slow start - we were left waiting at the door, then asked to sit at the bar counter from where we...More

Thank Francesca L
Reviewed 11 April 2016

I wanted to like LC at Climpson’s Arch. After loving Som Saa, the concept of a longer-term rotating chef is fun and different. However, while the concept is good, the food from LC was nowhere near the previous chef. We left shaking our heads with...More

1  Thank plando8
Reviewed 28 March 2016

We stopped by this local place before and after a visit to Time Run. Great service, great beverages - we ended up staying for hours!

Thank Shark_bait_UK
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
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Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
18:00 - 23:00
Friday
18:00 - 23:30
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Arch 374 Helmsley Place | Helmsley Place, London E8 3SB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7254 7199
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Description
Climpson's Arch, also home to Climpson & Sons Coffee Roastery & Coffee Bar, is a restaurant residency offering a platform for young chefs and the rising stars of the food world to cook and perform in our venue. Our mission is to act as a business incubator: we offer our space for a fixed duration (minimum 6 months) to cultivate a combination of creativity and the practicalities of running a business. Chefs wishing to have their own restaurant are given the tools to bench test their food concept without financial risk. Since 2013 Climpson’s Arch has been established as a permanent restaurant, open all year round Thursday through to Sunday, creating a welcoming venue for the local community. Our latest collaboration is with L.C at Climpson's Arch.. At L.C you will find dishes with a strong focus on textures and bold flavours, with a big pull on Leo’s Portuguese roots. Walk ins welcome. Groups of 8 or more can get in touch to book.
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