Townsend Restaurant, Whitechapel Gallery


A modern British dining room, café and wine bar from Nick Gilkinson (ex Garden Café and Anglo) featuring an evolving menu of creatively constructed seasonal dishes from Head Chef Chris Shaw (ex Petersham Nurseries and BAO Soho). The menu changes daily and focuses on showing the highest quality British produce alongside an evolving wine list.


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Opening times


Monday: Closed

Tuesday: 10.30am – 6pm
Wednesday – Friday: 10.30am – 11pm
Saturday: 10am – 11pm
Sunday: 10am – 6pm

Booking in advance is strongly encouraged but we will always do our best to accommodate walk-ups.

Whitechapel Gallery
77-82 Whitechapel High St
London E1 7QX

T: +44 (0)20 7522 7896

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