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The Carpenters Arms

40 locals recommend · Estimated price 2 out of 4 ·
About this place
We've turned the bar area into a traditionally furnished pub with plenty of comfortable seating, and intimate lighting from chandeliers. There's a back room too, outdoor heated patio and, most importantly, an excellent selection of drinks.
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Grace
Grace
December 20, 2019
This intimate East-End boozer is a great spot. It is believed that the pub was once property of the Kray's - a family of infamous gangsters that were prevalent in the 1960's. Just a stone's throw from Brick Lane, it's a good rest stop on market day (every Sunday).
Nicki
Nicki
March 3, 2019
This pub has history…it was once frequented by East End gangsters Ronnie and Reggie Kray (and run by their mum). It is now a friendly local, with traditional wooden panelling and cream walls (and a fireplace), which stocks around 50 bottled beers and 10 draughts, both local and international. It…
Capucine
Capucine
December 19, 2018
A nice and cosy pub who used to be owned by the Krays brothers - famous east end gangster in the 70s. Nice selection of beer and a very nice and affordable menu
Mark
Mark
November 22, 2018
Free house pub offering numerous worldwide beers from a blackboard list, and a simple food menu.
Elaine
Elaine
August 2, 2018
This is simply a perfect little pub with decent reasonably priced food with good wine and ale. The pub was owned by the infamous Kray twins who were notorious gangsters in sixties London.

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Location
73 Cheshire St
England, E2 6EG
Phone+44 20 7739 6342
Hours of Operation statusClosed · Opens Sunday 12:00 AM
Reservations
Yes
Credit cards
Yes
Outdoor seating
Yes
Wifi
No
Menus
Brunch, lunch, dinner
Drinks
Beer, wine, full bar
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