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Basement Galley

Walthamstow Pumphouse Museum 10 South Access Road, London E17 8AX, England
+44 7473 633306
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good16%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible12%
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“bread” (6 reviews)
“salad” (2 reviews)
“supper club” (5 reviews)
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British, Fusion
$$ - $$$
Walthamstow Pumphouse Museum 10 South Access Road, London E17 8AX, England
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Reviewed 4 December 2017

I loved the setting and the staff - but sadly the food was average and a HUGE disappointment... our starter was tiny but tasty, main course looked like slop served in a bowl with a sliver of meat (and I mean sliver) and dessert was...More

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Alexander C, Owner at Basement Galley, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2017

Hi Orla, thank you for your review. I'm sorry we couldn't resolve your complaint in the email exchange prior. It would have been helpful if you had flagged your concern on the night and given us the chance to re-cook your dish for you. As...More

Reviewed 17 July 2017

The meal started really well – we were greeted at the entrance of the underground carriage by the host and a shot fruit juice, then taken to our table. We started with some great local beers and the restaurants own take on a Cosmo cocktail....More

2  Thank Sophie B
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Took our train spotting, transport loving friends to this odd little restaurant in the back of beyond for a 'congrats on your marriage' meal. I'm still not sure what to make of it! Service was good, wine was well chosen and really good quality, food...More

Thank Lisa P
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Simply unbelievable, £65 for their 'tasting menu', the produce could not have cost more than £5 and this is being liberal. The meal comprised of a pastry case with overtly salty feta moose (inedible) and two tiny cubes of Beetroot, followed by a single asparagus...More

3  Thank paul t
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Oh dear.... this is a pretty poor experience . A 15.15 email on the same day to say they don't have an alcohol licence , so we pick up some wine on the way. We get there and it's a fairly chaotic affair where the...More

Thank Ian M
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Seriously let down by the poor quality food, especially the cold steak that was way too tough to eat. Left hungry and disappointed.

Thank Nicky T
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Found it on timeout and booked the luggage rack brunch. It's in the pump house and I got lost on the way. There is a small sign outside but look for the bug red bus! One its really cool and for the experience of it,...More

Thank missesE1
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

What a unique experience! Having wandered round the back streets of Walthamstow, we were greeted by super friendly staff who welcomed us with a cocktail while explaining the layout of the venue. Entering via the drivers cab, we were shown to our table, which was...More

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Alexander C, Owner at Basement Galley, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2017

Thank you so much for your lovely review. Really good to hear you enjoyed the evening!. See you soon again, hopefully!

Reviewed 20 March 2017

Bought tickets to the underground supper club for our friends birthday and four of us went along to it last night (mid March). It was a great experience having a very tasty four course dinner in an old tube train and we had a really...More

Thank EllieC88
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Ate here last night with friends and I must say it was fantastic experience. I have always wanted to try a supper club and I found this and booked months ago so was really excited. There are a few reviews that I think, in my...More

2  Thank Annie J
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12 May 2017|
Response from Alexander C | Property representative |
Hey - yep, not a problem. Looking forward to seeing you on board. Kind regards, Alex.
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Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Walthamstow Pumphouse Museum 10 South Access Road, London E17 8AX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 7473 633306
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