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Brick Lane Beigel Bake

159 Brick Lane, London E1 6SB, England
+44 20 7729 0616
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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“salt beef” (282 reviews)
“beigels” (244 reviews)
Open Now
00:00 - 23:59All hours
Fast food, Vegetarian Friendly, Kosher
159 Brick Lane, London E1 6SB, England
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Reviews (955)
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1 - 10 of 736 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The girl serving was handing out food with no gloves on and simultaneously texting. She kept screaming at customers who were trying to look at the menu to line up, we were shocked at how rude service was here. Will not be returning.

Thank kathleen f
Reviewed 5 days ago

This a down and dirty bagel institution. It's probably last been renovated before the millenium bug was starting to concern everyone. The staff who served me I couldn't understand, but for £4.30 I got a chewy, mustardy, salt beef bagel with pickles that was on...More

Thank MikeAndDani
Reviewed 6 days ago

"This is the best thing you'd eat in London, it's all downhill from here." Having been told how crazy delicious this is, I got on 2 train and 2 bus rides to get to Brick Lane (I was a tourist). By jolly, my food loving...More

Thank suanie_net
Reviewed 1 week ago

just been there love this place love salt beef with french mustard and the tea is very nice and the cheescake is awesome you have to try the salt beef and the cheescake

Thank keith s
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was recommended by a friend. Was not disappointed. Fresh Bagel, more salt beef than i could handle, tasty pickle.and some mustard. All prepared in a few seconds and straight out the door. Don't be put off by the line ourside just join in and prepare...More

Thank therealaardvark
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's a basic looking place but I can now testify their salt beef is so deliciously moist and the prices are great.

Thank Chelsea B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Firstly they see a thousand customers a day and I love their attitude. They always have a go at me for my rudeness as I shout out my order.. The beigels are made to a tough recipe, not like the pap you get in supermarkets....More

2  Thank dont-visit-hornimans
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The prices are tough to beat, but this comes at a price. The place is seriously dirty and run-down, the staff very unfriendly and this must have been the stalest baigel I've ever sunk my teeth in. The salt beef was ok-ish, but the overall...More

Thank zinn0ber
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I really don't know how people like and eat this stuff...It was one of the worst things I have ever eaten... I threw it away after 2 bites.

Thank Demigr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is an authentic shop so be prepared to be hustled in and out as so busy but very tasty bagels at a great price . I prefer authenticity to posh surroundings so take away was fine and we headed up to brick lane food...More

Thank katie26
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
how far is it from the Stafford London hotel?
8 April 2017|
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Response from Ken G | Reviewed this property |
Easy one for me Harv I live in Stratford ! Get the central line ( red line ) to Liverpool (4 stops) and walk to Brick lane about five minutes walk. So twenty mins all told. Alternatively get an uber (£8-10)or black cab... More
Lynn M
Since moving from the East End your beigels are a distant memory. How about opening a shop in Canterbury, Kent :)
7 March 2017|
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Response from Richard B | Reviewed this property |
I'm not affiliated with Beigel Bake in any way, BUT, I do know the owners intimately and they have in fact expressed a desire to open another restaurant in Canterbury, Kent. However, they're most keen to open it inside the... More
Farzana B
Is the salt beef kosher
16 February 2017|
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Response from David S | Reviewed this property |
its open on saturday.so guess the beef is kosher but not with a certifacte.how ever they dont sell bacon ham pork.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 159 Brick Lane, London E1 6SB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > East End / East London
  • Neighbourhood: East End / East London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7729 0616
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