The Laughing Heart— James Purnell (@jimpurnell) December 16, 2016
277 Hackney Rd, London, E2 8NA, Hackney E2 8NA
020 7686 9535 https://t.co/sAiSl4OuoY by far my fave 2016 opening
This new restaurant/wine-bar is open to 2am four nights a week, under chef Tom Anglesea. Current menu items include a plate of Cod's Roe, Furikake and Crudite for £6 and Parsley Root and Yeast for £9. Cheapest wine is a South African white, Mother Rock, from Swartland - mainly Chenin Blanc, blended with Viognier, Semillon, Harslevelu and Grenache Blanc, £25.