About Stringray Globe Cafe

Stringray Globe Cafe is a well-known bar, pizzeria and restaurant in East London, located right next to Bethnal Green’s Sunday flower market down Columbia Road. This restaurant dishes out delicious Italian-influenced dishes including their famous thin-crust pizzas and pastas. Seasonal specials are a focus here, meaning only the freshest ingredients are used in Stringray’s kitchens. With vegetarian and gluten-free options aplenty, there’s something for everyone at this Italian restaurant and pizzeria. Wake up and smell the roses at Stringray Globe Cafe!

Opening Times

Open today - Opens at 12:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm


Stringray Globe Cafe
109 Columbia Road, Bethnal Green
London E2 7RL

Menu Highlights




8oz steak with grilled mushrooms, fries and black peppercorn sauce


With mixed leaves and garlic croutons


With braised leeks and pancetta in a creamy sauce, sprinkled with chives

More about Stringray Globe Cafe, London

Stringray Globe Cafe’s Italian restaurant and pizzeria is packed on Sundays when the nearby Columbia Road flower market blooms into being. Of course, the restaurant puts on a range of great offers to lure you in at other times, too. Focusing on the food, specials change every day and make use of only seasonal produce, resulting in delicious, fresh main courses such as grilled rib-eye steak, duck breast, or the vegetarian pear and walnut salad with rocket, celery, blue cheese and pomegranate. East London diners – and flower fanatics visiting Bethnal Green from elsewhere in the city – have an incredible selection to choose from at Stringray Globe Cafe.

You can’t go past Stringray Globe Cafe’s pizzeria selection. Their pizzas are thin-crust, Italian-style, and are available with gluten-free versions as well as in convenient calzone form. The American Hot pizza is a spicy option, but that’s not all that’s on offer at this Columbia Road restaurant and bar. All the classic bases are covered, with regional variations on the Neapolitan pie keeping things interesting. East London’s Stringray, well-known to Haggerston and Bethnal Green locals as well as far-flung Londoners who make a habit of visiting the weekly Columbia Road flower market, is avowedly a restaurant with delicious food at great prices, but a whole lot more besides. Book your tables now, and don’t forget that Stringray boasts lovely courtyard seating for al fresco dining on summer days.

22 Stringray Globe Cafe Reviews

22 Reviews
Waiting time:Exceptionally good
Noise levels:Pleasant
Value for money:Great value
Leigh O.2 days ago · 1 review

Wonderful pizza as always! We had the American Hot and Bufalo Mozzarella. High quality products, tasty chili oil, nice service, good selection of beers. Always a pleasure

Toni V.2 months ago · 2 reviews

The Globe is a popular place near the Columbia Road flower market. It has a lovely atmosphere and friendly waiting staff, and serves delicious pizza.

Alex S.4 months ago · 2 reviews

Me and my friends just love this place! Always friendly and it has very good prices and very tasty food. Just go and try it