Woolwich has got some outstanding places to eat and is beginning to develop and even greater variety of restaurants and cafes.
Recent arrivals include Con Gusto, a bijou Italian restaurant in the Royal Arsenal. Housed in a grade II listed former guardhouse, built in 1815 the restaurant serves excellent modern Italian food cooked in an open kitchen.
More Italian influence at Rust Bucket Pizza, Market style wood-fired pizzeria serving artisan Neapolitan Pizzas and good coffee daily in a converted horse box.
Blue Nile Cafe features regularly in top London restaurant lists with its exciting and definitely unique blend of Italian and Eritrean dishes.
They include meat stews infused with cardamom and cinnamon and cooked in ‘tesmi’, a warm and comforting spiced butter and cardamom flavoured bread called ‘himbasha’.
Get a good foundation for the day with breakfast at Cornerstone Cafe where there’s a huge range of options for that all important first meal of the day.
Try the Black pudding breakfast with Cannellini beans, onions and chorizo, sautéed potatoes, tomato and two fried eggs or Sweetcorn fritters with roasted tomatoes and spinach.
There’s more great food at eateries including Koffees and Kreme, Plumstead Pantry, Viet Baguette, Woolwich Coffee House and Art Fix.