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Wood Oven

126 George Lane | South Woodford, London E18 1AD, England
+44 20 8989 3083
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible15%
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“kebabs” (16 reviews)
“rice” (22 reviews)
“mixed grill” (10 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Barbecue, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
126 George Lane | South Woodford, London E18 1AD, England
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1 - 10 of 208 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place was recommended by several friends, have been going here for years now and has never disappointed. Food is excellent particularly the mixed chicken shish and Adana kofta meal. Sauted potato and mushrooms are excellent All comes at excellent prices This place is always...More

Thank Sunnyv243
Reviewed 19 March 2017

consistently busy (always a good sign!) restaurant on George Lane in s. Woodford, Really nice staff, really excellent food, huge portions! Something for everyone (vegetarians well-catered-for), plus you can bring your own wine, if you want.

Thank sacha521
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Visited on a Saturday before going to movies. Handily situated between the Odeon and South Woodford tube, we were attracted by the open kitchen and heaped displays of skewered meats in the refrigerated counters. Minimal focus on décor and ambience - but the food and...More

Thank gav_eva2014
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Food excellent cannot fault it. Staff friendly efficient and service with a smile. Love this place have eaten here many times with friends and added bonus you can bring your own bottle of wine. Highly recommend the Wood Oven.

Thank Rosie-may2
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

Wow ! As quick as people pay their bills someone comes in . The food is lovely great portions and super flavours. This is à must visit can't fault it . The staff are very friendly and pleasant . 10 out of 10

Thank kenny f
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

First time we tried this place and could not fault this place. Service to food was on point. We went for the special mix grill and portion was more than enough for both me and the Mrs. Variety of food is good and if you...More

Thank Juwad
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Best charcoall restaurant best food must try everyone lovely plaıce specıally everybody has try saute patato

Thank Hayat G
Reviewed 3 February 2017

We were in the area, and fully enjoyed a family meal for 5. We ordered and shared the hot appetizer plate and the mixed grill plate. Very reasonable! All meats were juicy (not dry) and the 6 or so varieties were more than enough to...More

Reviewed 24 January 2017

Their spread of kebabs are awesome. Everytime I'm there @ woodoven, I end up over indulging. The choices are varied and the kebabs are succulent. They serve you with turkish tea while you wait for your order to be served. Please note - the kebabs...More

Thank clivebesterwitch
Reviewed 13 January 2017

Fantastic food and service. We are regulars and we have never been disappointed. You can bring your own wine.

Thank RayIwona
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Paul H
Do you permit guide dogs for the blind? A group of us 4 would like to book with our dear friends who will lead the way. Also, do you make something like a nut roast for one who is a vegetarian? The dogs will merely require a bowl with water.
11 April 2015|
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Response from Dart089 | Reviewed this property |
As above, call them directly or ask them via their website.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 126 George Lane | South Woodford, London E18 1AD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8989 3083