Planning a trip to London?

Foursquare can help you find the best places to go to.

The Modern Pantry

Modern European Restaurant££££
Clerkenwell, Clerkenwell
  • The folks at The Guardian and The Telegraph like this place. Would you agree?
    • The Guardian
    • The Telegraph
  • Hui-ern N.
    "Prawn omelette with sambal is just amazing"(7 Tips)
    Paul C.
    "The onglet steak is fantastic."(3 Tips)
    Xavier M.
    "Delicious and reasonable afternoon tea!"(5 Tips)
    Edina P.
    "Fab breakfast, organic eggs and gluten free bread available!"(36 Tips)
170 Tips and reviews
  • breakfast food
  • healthy food
  • trendy
  • wine
  • good for dates
Log in to leave a tip here.

  • Recent
  • Popular
  • Federica D.
    Great benedict, skip the pancakes.
  • Harkirat S.
    Menu lacks creativity. Chorizo and eggs.
  • B
    BMarch 11
    Sausages are delicious.
  • Divino N.
    Divino NetoFebruary 25
    Amazing blueberry pancakes
  • Mouza
    MouzaDecember 16, 2017
    We tried couple of dishes for lunch, wasnt impressed at all.
  • Jay O.
    Jay OwensDecember 8, 2017
    Food was great, service was overstretched & slow, and the brunch vibe of thirsty Insta-wannabees is a little #basic
  • Jason Q.
    Jason QuarisaNovember 28, 2017
    Very cool breakfast and brunch spot. Lots of great breakfast choices
  • Jason Q.
    Jason QuarisaNovember 28, 2017
    Beautiful outdoor terrace which is great for summer.
  • Red W.
    Red W.September 24, 2017
    The service here is terrible. It's like the servers are too snobby to talk to you, can't pick up a body cue. wasted 40 mins here and left.
  • Thierry L.
    Thierry LevenqSeptember 10, 2017
    Great restaurant. Awesome food but the place can become noisy
  • Wilson Z.
    Wilson ZhouSeptember 4, 2017
    GQ recommends: grilled cornbread topped with chorizo, two fried eggs, charred sweet corn, avocado and red pepper salsa. (There is chorizo under that pile of goodness. Honestly.)
  • J P.
    J PAugust 20, 2017
    Brunch good. Service laughably chaotic. You have be warned.
  • Χ Ν.
    Χ Ν-ΚMay 27, 2017
    Not a bad place - spoilt by horrible pretentious, middle class crowd from outside the area
  • Χ Ν.
    Χ Ν-ΚMay 27, 2017
    Better for dinner than brunch - awful crowd during the day
  • María
    MaríaApril 30, 2017
    Bright and stylish space, very popular for brunch. To my dismay, I found my eggs on toast a bit greasy and the halloumi was overcooked.
  • Tim
    TimMarch 31, 2017
    Been here 5+ times
    Simply a great place to spend a lazy weekend breakfast, a great evening with friends and family or just a chilled out lunch. The food is great, the atmosphere chilled and the staff are lovely.
  • Cyndie D.
    Cyndie Da RochaMarch 19, 2017
    Good place for breakfasts, the menu is original and the venue is well designed and comfy.
  • Cheryl Y.
    Cheryl YeMarch 16, 2017
    Can get pretty busy on the weekend but the food is totally worth the wait.
  • Bonnie W.
    Bonnie WongNovember 3, 2016
    Love their savoury scones - their £17.5 cream tea with bubbles beat all the other high end places. Perfect for lazy summer afternoons.
  • Kate G.
    Kate GomesOctober 21, 2016
    Probably my favourite breakfast place in that part of London. Try the waffles and the hazelnut croissant. Not too loud, family friendly and takes reservations.
  • Isa S.
    Isa SierraOctober 18, 2016
    Still love the cozy environment of this restaurant. Amazing breakfast with bottomless prosecco. Try the sashimi.
  • Anna S.
    Anna SzypkowskaOctober 2, 2016
    Small plates were amazing, we had salmon sashimi and aubergine, both were delicious. Eggs royale and ricotta pancakes were great too! We will be back!
  • Edina P.
    Edina PetőSeptember 21, 2016
    Fab breakfast, organic eggs and gluten free bread available! Service is a tad slow, they need more staff on weekends
  • Ann F.
    Ann FilkovAugust 28, 2016
    Smoked mackerel pâté starter is pretty special and the plum wine roasted peach dessert with smoked honey yogurt is to die for!
  • Anais V.
    Anais VoxAugust 17, 2016
    Great weekend brunch menu!
  • Deema A.
    Deema Al-SalmanAugust 3, 2016
    They change the menu constantly. I had poached egg with smoked salmon and it was great although they need to work on their English muffins. Excellent service and nice atmosphere. Will try the brunch.
  • Sacha
    SachaAugust 2, 2016
    The onglet was good, too much tamarind sauce for my taste though. Porkbelly looked great as well
  • Anya A.
    Anya Ayoung-CheeMay 28, 2016
    Long table, well plated goodness
  • Xavier M.
    Xavier Mirabelli-MontanFebruary 19, 2016
    Delicious and reasonable afternoon tea!
  • Adrian C.
    Adrian ChoiJanuary 31, 2016
    Good breakfast spot
  • Constance |.
    The food was good, but I think it's totally overrated.
  • Josie C.
    Josie CJanuary 3, 2016
    Pretty empty on a weekend during the early evening. Service was a bit hit and miss.
  • Dalal A.
    Dalal AlGhanimNovember 7, 2015
    Presentation and taste were both excellent
  • Alex M.
    Alex MannOctober 31, 2015
    Delicious food (see onglet photo). Feels like you're in eating in a living room though.
  • Nick F.
    Nick FrancisOctober 22, 2015
    Nice but a bit over rated
  • Jessica P.
    Jessica POctober 21, 2015
    Food very good, coffee quite good, service poor.
  • Claudia B.
    Claudia BSeptember 26, 2015
    Really nothing special at all, better off at Caravan in exmouth market
  • Liis S.
    Liis SaarSeptember 22, 2015
    Been here 5+ times
    A favourite brunch spot on a sunny weekend morning. Try to grab a table outside (no bookins for outdoors) and take in the sun (and the good contemporary British brunch).Always a good start for the day
  • Margaux C.
    Margaux CléachSeptember 6, 2015
    Very nice place to have a delicious brunch
  • Mike C.
    Mike CostelloSeptember 6, 2015
    Not that expensive for breakfast
  • Umberto
    UmbertoAugust 7, 2015
    Slow service, average food.
  • Mary Colette N.
    Really nice food and nice staff. Terrace.
  • Diego C.
    Diego ConcaJuly 19, 2015
    Excellent brunches (smoked salmon super recommended) and natural smoothies that will make your day.
  • Mat A.
    Mat AJuly 3, 2015
    The takeaway is open Monday to Friday for breakfast and lunch. Salads are surprisingly filling.
  • Mat C.
    Mat CollisJune 29, 2015
    Cool place, nice staff and great food
  • Ji&V G.
    Ji&V GuptaJune 8, 2015
    Nice outdoor area on summer afternoons for cocktails and snacks.
  • Lisa Talia M.
    Lisa Talia MorettiJune 7, 2015
    It's a bit fancy for a relaxed lunch but the food is really, really good.
  • Ana L.
    Ana LaraMay 25, 2015
    Brilliant brunch with well cooked dishes, natural juices and a cool atmosphere. The venue has lots of light and a big communal table.
  • V G.
    V GuptaApril 25, 2015
    Been here 5+ times
    For cocktails, the TMP Manhattan and the Lemongrass Vodka Sour are excellent. The cassava chips come out quickly and are a great snack with drinks.
  • Josie C.
    Josie CApril 23, 2015
    Servers were rather rude. Food was well sourced and curated though, but a lot of the same flavours are used across the starters and mains making it a bit boring.
417 Photos

Related Searches

  • the modern pantry clerkenwell
  • the modern pantry clerkenwell photos
  • the modern pantry clerkenwell location
  • the modern pantry clerkenwell address
  • the modern pantry clerkenwell
  • modern pantry clerkenwell
  • pantry clerkenwell
  • the modern pantry clerkenwell
  • the pantry clerkenwell
  • the modern pantry clerkenwell clerkenwell

Foursquare © 2018  Lovingly made in NYC, SF & Chicago