The Empress of India  

 
 
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130 Lauriston Road, Hackney, Victoria Park, London E9 7LH
 
 
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OPENING TIMES
Daily 9am-11pm | Breakfast Sat & Sun 9am-11.30am | Lunch Mon to Sat 12noon-3pm, Sun 12noon-4pm | Dinner Mon to Sat 6pm-10pm, Sun 6.30pm-9.30pm
 
PRICES
Main Courses Lunch £9.50-£10.95 | Dinner £9.50-£15.50
 

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The Empress of IndiaLodged on the boundary of Victoria Park, The Empress of India is the latest venue from Tom and Ed Martin the brothers behind Dockland's much celebrated gastropub, The Gun. The pub pays homage to the Victorian era with hand-painted silk wallpaper rendering scenes of the Raj. The decor is neatly done - a pewter bar, Chesterfield banquettes and dark beech tables and chairs and definitely aimed at diners rather than drinkers. An excellent seasonal British menu included such meaty main courses as roast haunch of venison, but it was our starters that impressed most. A confection of preserved pig and foie gras combined satisfying greasiness with wholesome flavours, while delicately-flavoured merguez beef sausages were a perfect accompaniment to very, very fresh squid salad. An impressive achievement that is well worth the trek into Hackney's public transport blackspot.

 

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Bethnal Green Tube Station
 
16 minutes walk
 
Mile End Tube Station
 
18 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Homerton Overground Station
 
14 minutes walk
 
 
 
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Sclater Street Car Park
 
29 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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