El Ganso’s atmosphere changes with the time of the day. Not unlike a restaurant in Mediterranean port, the interior has warm, incandescent lighting in the evenings. On Summer mornings, Hackney’s Broadway Market is a quiet street where freshly squeezed drinks are brought out outside to a spacious and comfortable al fresco area.
This Upper street cafe has been around for more than a decade. It’s clearly not placing many steps wrong. La Farola is authentic Spanish food and organic ingredients in rustic, charming surroundings. Think of Spain in the first half of the twentieth century and you’ll have a decent idea of the environment…