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Gunpowder Family run, home-style restaurant Gunpowder sees head chef Nirmal Save - formerly of Mayfair's Tamarind - serve quality Indian dishes that are a far cry from the 'bucket curries' (so called by the owner) served on nearby Brick Lane. With a menu that takes inspiration from family recipes and the vibrant, confident flavours of home cooking, dishes include crispy pork ribs with tamarind kachumber, pulled duck with homemade oothappam, and organic baby chicken chargrilled in tandoori spices. Intriguing desserts include old monk rum pudding, passion fruit and mint granita, and molten spice chocolate cake with masala chai custard.

 

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Underground Stations

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Aldgate East Tube Station
 
5 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Whitechapel Overground Station
 
11 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Spitalfields Car Park
 
3 minutes walk
 
Sclater Street Car Park
 
8 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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196 Bishopsgate Serviced Apartments
London > Apartment > Apartment   from £118  42% off
196 Bishopsgate, EC2M | 3 minutes from Gunpowder
From studio apartments to one and two beds, 196 Bishopsgate offers a full range of self-catering flats that give you more independence than a hotel. Apartments ... More
 
 
 
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3 South Place, EC2M | 6 minutes from Gunpowder
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11a Whites Row, Spitalfields, London E1 | Same location as Gunpowder
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Gul and Sepoy
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65 Commercial Street, E1 | 1 minute from Gunpowder
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Rola Wala
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36 Brushfield Street, E1 | 2 minutes from Gunpowder
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54 Commercial Street, Spitalfields, London E1 | 1 minute from Gunpowder
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Crispin
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White's Row, E1 | 1 minute from Gunpowder
The duo behind Scotchtails, the Borough Market based scotch egg company, and founders of Lundenwic - a ... More
 
 
 
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Le Bouchon Breton
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8 Horner Square, Old Spitalfield Market, Spitalfields, London E1 | 1 minute from Gunpowder
Located in the busy Spitalfields Market Le Bouchon Breton is an all-day French brasserie, champagne and shellfish bar with an impressive pedigree - having the backing ... More
 
 
 
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230 Bishopsgate, Spitalfields, London EC2M | 3 minutes from Gunpowder
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91 Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London E1 | 5 minutes from Gunpowder
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64 Middlesex Street, Spitalfields, London E1 | 2 minutes from Gunpowder
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Commercial Street, Spitalfields, London E1 | 3 minutes from Gunpowder
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Brick Lane
London > Attractions > Other Attractions
Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London E1 | 3 minutes from Gunpowder
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Lola's Cupcakes, Spitalfields
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
Bishops Square, Spitalfields, London E1 | 1 minute from Gunpowder
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The Crown and Shuttle
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