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72 Watling Street | Ec4m 9eb, London EC4M 9BJ, England
+44 20 7248 1396
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Sep 27, 2017
“Great Butchers”
Aug 28, 2017
“Cheap, huge and tasty”
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Fast Food, Barbecue
72 Watling Street | Ec4m 9eb, London EC4M 9BJ, England
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Reviewed September 27, 2017

Just been to Porterfords butchers, great service with a smile and Lovely meat. Used to use them when they were in Bow Lane. Long queue which moved quickly but because I was only at the shop for the butchers side could walk right on in.

Thank lbyas
Reviewed August 28, 2017

Ordered the philly cheese steak sandwich to-go. It's cheap ( around 5 pounds), but the portion is huge (in fact we keep half of sandwich for lunch as well) and super tasty. We found bench nearby of St. Paul Cathedral. It's a wonderful breakfast for...More

Thank InnekeH
Reviewed November 2, 2016

bit of a city institution, get here early at lunch to avoid long queuing the hot chicken is great as is their bacon

Thank simongrovepark
Reviewed July 20, 2016

So they basically serve up pretty much any and all animals in a bun. The portions are insane here making it tremendous value for money, its like the bread is just a means of not having to eat the meat with your hands. Had sooo...More

Thank Toyboy_Max
Reviewed January 21, 2016

This is a very small butcher shop that serves decent meat and sandwiches. It sounds simple, perhaps uninteresting. No!!!! This place is magic! I've tried both steak and lamb shank baguettes. The price is excellent as well! And you get a lot of meat, with...More

Thank Paolo R
Reviewed November 29, 2015

Wonderful for when you want a hot lunch. The piri piri chicken is a personal favourite. There is always a queue at lunch time during the week but it always moves quickly and the staff are very efficient!

Thank paksoya
Reviewed September 26, 2015 via mobile

We got two rolls Here for lunch And they were very good. It can be a bit over whelming walking in because there is no real menu but the staff are great and extremely helpful And patient with visitors so don't worry. We found it...More

Thank Ryan S
Reviewed September 1, 2015 via mobile

I quite often go here for breakfast or lunch and grab a baguette. Last week we ordered a large amount BBQ products. We basically set them a price we wanted to pay and asked them to provide us with selection. It was all fantastic and...More

Thank ash2ka
Reviewed August 10, 2015

Love this place. Although this is a butchers they have a cooked meat counter as well and you can have anything from it in a 12" baguette or just on its own. They also do cooked onions, roast potatoes, and have the standard sauces as...More

Thank Shona C
Reviewed February 4, 2015

There is often a huge queue for the cooked food counter at this butchers, but don't be put off as it moves quickly. There is a large selection of cooked meats, the boneless chicken legs are a personal favourite as well as the beef kofte....More

Thank Adam R
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Breakfast, Lunch
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  • Address: 72 Watling Street | Ec4m 9eb, London EC4M 9BJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > City of London
  • Neighborhood: City of London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7248 1396
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