The Counter Cafe & Roastery is one of Olympic eats: Olympic Stadium.

1. The Counter Cafe & Roastery

9.2
Café · Tower Hamlets · 7 Roach Rd (Stour Space), Greater London, Greater London

The GuardianThe Guardian: A great local stopping-off point for a warming hot chocolate or a superlative pie. It also has a pretty unbeatable view of the Olympic stadium. Read more.

Victoria Park is one of Olympic eats: Olympic Stadium.

2. Victoria Park

9.5
Park · Tower Hamlets · Grove Rd, Bow, Greater London

The GuardianThe Guardian: "Around the Victoria Park/Lauriston Road junction, you can pick up sensational, forearm-sized hot sausage rolls (£3), enormous scotch eggs and proper pies at upmarket butcher... Read more.

Namo is one of Olympic eats: Olympic Stadium.

3. Namo

7.5
Vietnamese Restaurant · Hackney · 178 Victoria Park Rd (Shafton Rd), London, Greater London

The GuardianThe Guardian: "This Vietnamese canteen near Victoria Park is a real boon for the budget traveller. At lunchtime and early evening you can grab one or two courses for £5.50 or £6.95...." Read more.

Railroad is one of Olympic eats: Olympic Stadium.

4. Railroad

Coffee Shop · 120 Morning Ln (at Homerton Terr), Homerton, Greater London

The GuardianThe Guardian: "It would be easy to sneer at Railroad, with its Square Mile coffee, tiny radical bookshop and basement arts space... The problem is, Railroad is very good...." Read more.

Westfield Stratford City is one of Olympic eats: Olympic Stadium.

5. Westfield Stratford City

7.9
Mall · Stratford and New Town · Montfichet Rd, Stratford, Greater London

AskMenAskMen: 300 shops, 70 restaurants, 14-screen cinema, bowling alley and casino. There are also three hotels, providing the perfect place to hunker down in after a day pounding the plastic. Read more.

Rasa Mudra is one of Olympic eats: Olympic Stadium.

6. Rasa Mudra

Indian Restaurant · Leytonstone · 715 high road

The GuardianThe Guardian: "The emphasis, at Mudra, as at other south Indian specialists, is on the sensitive application of fresh spices, mustard seeds and curry leaves to draw out rounded, delicate flavours..." Read more.

Londek Café is one of Olympic eats: Olympic Stadium.

7. Londek Café

6.8
Eastern European Restaurant · Newham · 198 The Grove, Stratford, Greater London

The GuardianThe Guardian: "This neat, modern Polish cafe prides itself on its honest, home-cooked food. Prices are low, portions huge, tables busy..." Read more.

D'Gaf is one of Olympic eats: Olympic Stadium.

8. D'Gaf

Middle Eastern Restaurant · Stratford and New Town · 11 Leystone road, Stratford, Greater London

The GuardianThe Guardian: "D'Gaf is a curious concept: a bar, all-day restaurant and performance space that doesn't serve alcohol. Instead, it aims to foster community, friendship and conversation over mocktails...." Read more.

FARM:shop & cafe is one of Olympic eats: Olympic Stadium.

9. FARM:shop & cafe

7.5
Café · Something & Son LLP (20 Dalston Ln.), Dalston, Greater London

The GuardianThe Guardian: "An experiment in urban living, it is an indoor farm created in an old shop unit. There are herbs, vegetables and salad leaves budding, under special lights, on every available surface..." Read more.

The King Edward VII is one of Olympic eats: Olympic Stadium.

10. The King Edward VII

7.2
Pub · Stratford and New Town · 47 Broadway, Stratford, Greater London

The GuardianThe Guardian: "With its etched glass panes, dark wooden panelling and brown Anaglypta ceiling, this Grade II-listed pub cleaves to its 19th-century roots...." Read more.