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G. Kelly

526 Roman Road | Roman Road Market, London E3 5ES, England
+44 20 8980 3165
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“mash” (28 reviews)
“pie” (24 reviews)
“jellied eels” (5 reviews)
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526 Roman Road | Roman Road Market, London E3 5ES, England
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1 - 10 of 37 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really great to see the business still up and running as some great pie and mash shops have closed over the recent years. Dad grew up eating pie and mash and he loved the food and the staff are great. Vegetarian options were also very...More

Thank Kat D
G-Kelly-London, Owner at G. Kelly, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks Kat!

Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Use fairly often. Friendly family run long established traditional pie and mash shop. Also do excellent home made puddings such as rhubarb, cherry or apple.

Thank Liammer
G-Kelly-London, Owner at G. Kelly, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2017

Thanks Liammer!

Reviewed 8 April 2017

Gotta visit G. Kelly if you're in the east of London. Service is friendly and quick, and total value for money for the staple pie and mash. Scene is very casual, food filling and comforting.

Thank craig_traveler
G-Kelly-London, Owner at G. Kelly, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2017

Thanks Craig!

Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

Love the decor. This is what all the trendy places in NYC and all around the world want to look like. Just that here it's actually real. Oh and the food. Well it's just amazing pie and the fact that you can still get such...More

Thank thereallife
G-Kelly-London, Owner at G. Kelly, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2017

Thanks for your kind words! I think you've hit the nail on the head! Hope to have you back soon. Neil.

Reviewed 7 March 2017

If you fancy a taste of the old East End then head for this old fashioned white tiled cafe for the classic pie and mash with parsley sauce. The walls show photos of the pre war founding couple and the decor has been kept the...More

1  Thank penny025
G-Kelly-London, Owner at G. Kelly, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2017

Thanks Penny!

Reviewed 13 February 2017

2 pies mash abd liquor twice and portion of jellied eels £15. The pies were freshly cooked, packed with filling. The plenty f mash in one serving and a lovely liquor. Everything you would expect. The service was great. Plenty of seating in this traditional...More

Thank Dean z
G-Kelly-London, Owner at G. Kelly, responded to this reviewResponded 15 February 2017

Thanks Dean! Hope to have you back again soon :) Neil

Reviewed 8 January 2017

Proper pie mash. Great liquor, plenty of vinegar, lashings of white pepper! Always go with either my daughter Molly or sisters, at least once a week. Consistently great quality and always warm and friendly service. Been going here for 40 years and always enjoy it...More

Thank Jeff A
G-Kelly-London, Owner at G. Kelly, responded to this reviewResponded 9 January 2017

Thanks Jeff!

Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Went here to day with the family. It is what u expect Pie mash and sauce.typical London food. No veg which I must admit I did miss but as said it is typical London food that they used to have in the Olden days. Very...More

Thank bethchampon
G-Kelly-London, Owner at G. Kelly, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2017

Hi Beth, thanks for your review! I'm assuming you mean vegtables rather than vegetarian pies (which we offer)? We might look into a more varied specials menu once we complete our restoration and begin opening in the evenings. We are aware that local people are...More

Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

You can't visit this part of London without experiencing Pie and Mash. No frills, local cuisine which is steeped in history. The pie, mash and liquor were all delicious and I licked my plate clean. You simply must visit G Kelly if in the area...better...More

Thank Joe B
G-Kelly-London, Manager at G. Kelly, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2016

Hi Stevie, Thanks for your feedback! We're trying hard to increase the quality of our food and service. We be refurbishing/ restoring the shop and bake-house over the next year so make sure you come back and see us once it's finished! Neil.

Reviewed 25 November 2016

A proper traditional East End pie and mash - cannot fault it! absolutely delicious. With a cosy atmosphere and original décor - you cannot go wrong!

Thank Leedsla123
G-Kelly-London, Manager at G. Kelly, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2016

Thanks Leedsla123!

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Hi Judy, we are open 10-4 wednesdays
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 4 - USD 9
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Cash Only
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 16:00
Monday
11:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 16:00
Thursday
10:00 - 16:00
Friday
10:00 - 19:00
Saturday
10:00 - 17:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 526 Roman Road | Roman Road Market, London E3 5ES, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > East End / East London
  • Neighbourhood: East End / East London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8980 3165
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Description
We are temporarily closed until 2018 for refurbishment. Please see our website for more details.
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