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The Laughing Heart

277 Hackney Road, London, United Kingdom, E2 8NA
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Bar: Wed - Sat 7pm - 2am, Sunday 12:00 - Late
Shop: Wed - Sun 2pm - 2am

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  • Private Dining
  • Free WiFi

About The Laughing Heart

Late Night Wine Bar, Dining Room and Off License

Cuisine: Contemporary
Dress Code: Casual
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Visited On Sunday, 15 January 2017

Fantastic Chinese Sunday lunch. Couldn't fault anything. We will be back.

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Visited On Saturday, 14 January 2017

Love it!

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Visited On Friday, 30 December 2016

Fantastic evening. Great food and wine. Good service.

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Visited On Saturday, 31 December 2016

We've been to this restaurant several times and it never disappoints.

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Visited On Thursday, 29 December 2016

great evening

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Visited On Thursday, 22 December 2016

Excellent experience all round. The food is well thought out and different to what most restaurants offer. Both chef and owner very passionate about food/drink making The Laughing Heart a memorable and Highly enjoyable place to visit and eat.

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Visited On Friday, 16 December 2016

Great, will definitely be back and bring more friends!

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Visited On Sunday, 11 December 2016

Amazing restaurant!

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Visited On Sunday, 11 December 2016

So fabulous, I'm back again next week!!

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Visited On Saturday, 10 December 2016

One of the best meals I have had in London this year, outstanding food, wine and service. Possibly the best new restaurant to open in London in a long time!

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Visited On Saturday, 10 December 2016

Our waiter / waitress were lovely, helpful, friendly and explained everything. Loved the lighting, music, mood, we didn't feel rushed and really enjoyed ourselves. Only downside was that we felt the wine sommelier was a little bit rude / uninterested when we said we only wanted to spend £30 max on each bottle of wine (we ordered 3 bottles in total). Although it may have been in reaction to one of my guests being rude first and shouting outing about wines being expensive. I thought the wines he selected for us were perfect - as I said, he could have been reacting to the negativity of my friend being rude first! I'm defo coming back soon, we'll done, an excellent dining experience, loved the late license!

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Visited On Saturday, 10 December 2016

I would say the food is overpriced, portions are too small for the price and value.

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Visited On Saturday, 10 December 2016

Cannot wait to visit again!

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Visited On Thursday, 08 December 2016

Overall very nice. Calling the steak dish a "9 year old dairy cow" felt a bit try-hard and pretentious. However, the tucked away cutlery - brilliant!

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Visited On Thursday, 08 December 2016

This is clearly a very specific type of venue aimed at the wine uber middle class. I was disappointed to be treated as the underclass.

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Visited On Wednesday, 07 December 2016

Nothing short of perfection. Our every need was catered for. The food sublime and the wine nectar. One of the best experiences we have had in a long time. Thank you and congratulations.

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Visited On Wednesday, 07 December 2016

Simply superb! The night out of choice in London this winter. Food, wine, ambience, service are all fantastic.

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Visited On Saturday, 03 December 2016

lovely, thanks very much

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Visited On Saturday, 03 December 2016

The food was amazing. The only things I wasn't keen on were the drawers with cutlery, which I must admit I find a bit gimmicky and and the equally unnecessary loud music from speakers that were above all tables.

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Visited On Wednesday, 30 November 2016

Absolutely loved the food, wine and evening at the laughing heart! Staff very attentive and friendly too. My favourite new local!

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Visited On Wednesday, 30 November 2016

Excellent food with exceptional wine and great atmosphere. I'm still dreaming of the dripping toast, would highly recommend

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Visited On Wednesday, 23 November 2016

Fourth time coming and never had a single problem with the food, the wine and the help provided by the staff. Which is very rare. Probably my new favorite place.

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Visited On Friday, 25 November 2016

Fantastic food, an ambience. Would definitely go back!

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Visited On Saturday, 19 November 2016

We had such high hopes for this restaurant but we were terribly disappointed. For a place with a philosophy of "sharing plates" we were genuinely surprised to see that the mains-sized portions (steak, truffle pasta) to be bigger than a starter you'd get at any other restaurant. The sommelier also sold us probably the worst wine that any of us had ever tasted - at £37 a bottle. After trying everything on the menu (sometimes twice as they were so small) we left. We certainly won't be going back.

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Visited On Sunday, 20 November 2016

Great food and unbeatable wine list

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