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English first
Romford, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

This shop is the best Pie and mash that I have tasted since my Mother and Father shop in stepney. I go to the shop at lease twice a month

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Pewsey, United Kingdom
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42 reviews 42 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

My husband and I visited as after reading Fingersmith I became fascinated by the East end. The girl who served was very pleasant but informed us that Kelly's has closed one place and with all the other fast food places was not so busy, it certainly wasn't that Friday. Initially we were going to take some pies home but decided... More

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Birmingham, England
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281 reviews 281 reviews
181 restaurant reviews
164 helpful votes 164 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

Cheap belly filling food, no pretensions so it achieves the objective fo a full stomach on not much money. Nothing wrong with that but nothing for a non-local to go out of the way for.

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London
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79 reviews 79 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

Having heard so much about this 'pie & mash' and the 'jellied eel', I was looking forward to trying this local & traditional 'delicacy'. Sadly, it turns out that this food was developed for the poor working class in Victorian times & the recipes & cheap ingredients haven't changed since then. On walking in, I wasn't greeted by a hello... More

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Chester, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2013

I visited tradition G Kelly pie and mash but it was on Roman Road so not sure if this is the same one. It was wonderful nd the most friendly welcome from both staff and the local customers who helped me find my way to the shop, and then the return to the tube station. I ate the traditional meal... More

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London
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48 reviews 48 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2012

It's funny to think that my favourite pie and mash shop is now popular with foreign tourists. I've been eating at Kelly's in Bethnal Green Road since about 1960 and it never changes. It's still the best pie and mash in Bethnal Green. You have to eat it with the liquor (parsley sauce) and have the chilli vinegar or it... More

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Swift Current
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25 reviews 25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2012

My wife and sister in law were born in London so they had to stop in for traditional pie and mash. If you really have to eat it, then I suppose this is as good as it gets. Don't see the point myself. Badly cooked beef in a pretty ordinary sauce. Price was right if that's all you care about.

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Additional Information about Kelly G

Address: 414 Bethnal Green Road, London E2 0DJ, England
Phone Number: +44 (0)20 7739 3603
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
Average Prices: USD 20 - 20

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