Arepa & Co - Bethnal Green

254 Paradise Row, Bethnal Green , United Kingdom, E2 9LE
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Mon-Tue 18:00 to 22:00
Wed-Thu 12:00 to 15:30 and 17:00 to 22:00
Fri 12:00 to 15:30 and 17:00 to 23:00
Sat 10:00 to 16:00 and 17:00 to 23:00
Sun 10:00 to 16:00 and 17:00 to 22:00

Facilities
  • Disabled Access
  • Private Dining
  • Free WiFi
  • Outside Seating Area
  • Families and Children Welcome
  • Business Lunch
  • Gluten Free Available
  • Weddings and Other Private Parties Catered for
  • Gay
  • Event Space
  • Buffets, Business Meetings, Functions catered for

About Arepa & Co - Bethnal Green

Arepa & Co is the home of the Venezuelan food in London. Our food is a mix of authentic Venezuelan recipes and our own creative expression which are inspired by Venezuelan ingredients. We are located under the arches of the overground on Paradise Row, the trendy street of Bethnal Green. Our food is a combination of cornbread, back beans, fried plantains, avocados and coupled with tasty shredded beef, pork loin or delicious roasted vegetables. We offer a selection of small and big plates to both share and indulge in. Brunch is definitely not to be missed and in case you ask, we also have a broad variety of vegan and vegetarian dishes and most of our food is gluten free.

Cuisine: South American, Latin American, Brunch
Dress Code: Casual
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Visited On Saturday, 06 April 2019

amazing authentic food and fantastic service! Thanks

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Visited On Sunday, 24 March 2019

Great independent restaurant with excellent food and friendly service. Very reasonable too

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Visited On Sunday, 31 March 2019

Amazing place.. Took my wife and kids for mother's day And it was brilliant.... a little piece of her home country in London.. Highly recommend it

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Visited On Wednesday, 27 March 2019

Trendy location, friendly service, good drinks and delicious (if sometimes too sweet) food. The yuca chips are a must: mind-blowingly good.

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Visited On Tuesday, 26 March 2019

I found the initial service to be quite slow. We were a party of 13 who had booked in advance. While we were seated and given menus quite quickly, it was then 30 minutes before the waiter came back to us to take our order. Once the food and drink arrived it was good quality but it;s a shame we had to wait so long for it!

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Visited On Wednesday, 20 March 2019

Amazing. Just wish there was a nearer restaurant, somewhere in SW London would be great :)

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Visited On Sunday, 17 March 2019

Really innovative and original food, great service and if there is a criticism it's just that we are used to be served our dishes sequentially not all at once! But we will return so much on the menu to try!

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Visited On Saturday, 16 March 2019

We had a really great brunch here for my friends birthday. The staff went out of their way to ensure we have a good time. The cocktails were fab too.

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Visited On Saturday, 16 March 2019

The food was fantastic! Really unique flavours that I’ve never experienced before. Also, very close to the station, easily accessible. We will absolutely be visiting again!

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Visited On Saturday, 02 March 2019

Usually here for a workday lunch but went for Saturday brunch this time and it was just as excellent

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Visited On Sunday, 24 February 2019

Delicious food.

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Visited On Sunday, 24 February 2019

Dined here on Sunday night with my fiancé and his dad. It was busy at 6:30pm when we arrived which is testament to how good this restaurant is! The food was absolutely delicious!! Different and exciting and one of the best desserts I’ve EVER had (tres leches cake), I’ve been dreaming of it today... Beautiful flavours, decor, ambience, the lot. Came away with a very full and happy belly and can’t wait to go back. Really good value for money too, go Arepa and Co, you won’t regret it! Xxx

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Visited On Sunday, 24 February 2019

Food was lovely and a refreshing change. The atmosphere again was fantastic.service was a little slower than expected but there was only two waiting staff , for me this is not an issue but I can imagine for some It would be.

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Visited On Thursday, 21 February 2019

Really lovely food in great atmosphere. The service was efficient and friendly. Would definitely visit again.

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Visited On Tuesday, 19 February 2019

Wonderful service and delicious food.

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Visited On Sunday, 17 February 2019

Awesome

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Visited On Sunday, 17 February 2019

Food was great. Service was awful. Waitress was rude and clearly felt that checking ingredients for allergy ingredients (which were stated on the booking) was too much hassle. Examples being "oh god" and roll of the eyes when asked to check something and then within view of our table moaning to the manager about the requests made (all related to gluten free which the restaurant markets itself as aware of on its menu). To top it off she ignore the request for no beans on a meal and brought it over with them, barely apologised for the mistake. Manager was polite when we complained but only knocked the "discretionary" service charge off the bill. Such a shame the restaurant was let down by the service. Wouldn't go back and will not recommend it.

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Visited On Sunday, 10 February 2019

The beef was great!

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Visited On Sunday, 10 February 2019

Very slow service, basically ignored. Food was good but too much ice in cold drinks.

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Visited On Friday, 08 February 2019

All the food is very good And very quick service

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Visited On Sunday, 03 February 2019

Staff very helpful, even though I screwed up my booking and then changed it again 90 minutes before we arrived. Food great, service great, music could be a little softer....

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Visited On Tuesday, 29 January 2019

Very interesting and tasty food, must try Venezuelan again!

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Visited On Sunday, 20 January 2019

La comida Venezolana mas rica en Londres! Gracias.

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Visited On Friday, 18 January 2019

We didn't order any meat items but everything we had was delicious. I'd particularly recommend the Yaca Chips and the dish with whipped cheese. These guys really know what they're doing with cheese!

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Visited On Tuesday, 15 January 2019

A large group of us visited Arepa & Co with a Venezuelan in our midst. The food was authentic and very tasty and the staff were very helpful. The only slight downfall was that it was quite noisy so any conversations at the table had to be shouted.

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