A stunning mid-Victorian pub that can be found on Lauriston Road in the South Hackney area of London, backing onto the idyllic Victoria Park and just a stone’s throw away from the iconic London Stadium, the Royal Inn on the Park is a superb setting from which to enjoy a spot of tranquillity.
This, combined with the fabulous selection of international fare and the fantastic standard of service, makes for quite the place to dine indeed.
The menu at the wonderful bar and restaurant is constantly changing to ensure quality and freshness, with all of the dishes found on the a la carte menu being available to tastecard members at a magnificent discount, providing they call in advance and mention the card upon arrival.
Beginning with the exquisite starters and small plates, which have included such delights as the scrumptious Cumberland sausage roll and a glorious collection of BBQ chicken drumsticks, and moving right through to the mouth-watering courses to follow, diners are sure to appreciate the feast from the first mouthful to the last.
Next up, the eclectic list of main courses is fit to meet the needs of many a palate and appetite. Particularly tempting examples of the delectable plates that have been present include the likes of the wondrous pork belly, which comes complete with summer slaw and cherry tomatoes, the traditional British favourite that is the beer battered cod, triple cooked chips and mushy peas combo, and the gratifying pea and mint risotto – one of the many delicious vegetarian alternatives.
Considering the marvellous value, guests are encouraged to partake in one of the divine desserts, where a poached pear accompanied watermelon coulis has been known to sit alongside an orange and lemon shortbread paired chocolate pot, before they dip into their savings in the enjoyment of a tipple or two from the bar.
Please note: The tastecard discount is not available on bank holidays or celebration days - including Valentines Day, Mothering Sunday, Father's Day, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. The discount is also unavailable throughout December. You must also book in advance and mention the tastecard to be entitled to the discount. tastecard discount is not available on Sundays.