Frequently Asked Questions

How do I make a booking?

We accept bookings online through our online booking diary, over the phone or via email to hello@apothecaryeast.co.uk. On completion of a booking you will receive a confirmation email with lots of useful information about your visit. If you do not receive a confirmation email within 24 hours of making your booking please contact the restaurant directly so we can make sure your booking is in our system.

For groups larger than 6 people, please call the restaurant directly on 020 7060 5335.

What is your cancellation policy?

We operate a During the reservation process you will be asked to enter the details of a valid credit card. We operate a 24 hour cancellation policy and will not charge the card unless you should cancel with less than 24 hours’ notice in which case a £5pp cancellation charge will be applied to groups of 4 and more guests.

What sort of food is served at Apothecary?

Our A la Carte menu consists of Japanese inspired small plates. We recommend 4 dishes per person and the food will arrive plate by plate when ready from the kitchen. All of our food is cooked with Japanese precision and techniques.

The menu can be complemented by either an alcoholic or non-alcoholic cocktails, sakes, Japanese whiskies and beers from the bar.

To view a sample menu visit the “Eat” section of our website.

What menus do you offer?

The A la Carte menu is offered from Wednesday – Saturday :12pm – 4pm and then from 5pm – 10pm. On Sunday the menu will be available from 12pm – 6pm.

To view a sample menu visit the “Food” section of our website.

Do you cater for special dietary requirements?

We will always do our best to accommodate your specific dietary requirements and we do have multiple dishes available on our menu to cater to different diets. As far as allergies are concerned It is important to know that we do use nuts, gluten and other allergens in our kitchen so while we can ensure your dishes are free of these ingredients it is essential that you know that these ingredients are still used on the premises and may contain traces of nuts.

If you need to inform us of any requirements or have any further questions, just give the restaurant a call on 020 7060 5335  before your visit to let us know.

Do you have live music?

Yes, we do. We will have live DJ sessions in the Apothecary bar area every Friday and Saturday evening from 7pm – midnight. Expect soul and funk from across the globe.

Is there parking / disabled parking available?

The nearest Pay & Display is Hoxton Square. That is outside of the congestion zone. Free on Sundays.

Do you have accessible toilets?

The Apothecary bar and restaurant is accessible from the street to wheelchair users and we also offer a dedicated accessible bathroom facility to guests.

Do you allow dogs?

We do not permit dogs, other than working dogs, in the restaurant. The Apothecary bar area is very dog friendly though, which might be a better option if you can’t find a dog sitter for the evening!

Are children allowed?

We do welcome children of all ages, however, we do not have any special menus or smaller dishes available for them and please be considerate of your fellow diners if deciding to bring children with you.

Are you hiring?

We are always looking for hospitality professionals who are hardworking and want to learn. Please send us your CV to jobs@apothecaryeast.co.uk if you are interested in joining the team!

What are your opening hours?

Monday & Tuesday • Closed

Wednesday & Thursday • 12:00 – 23:00 (kitchen closes at 10pm)

Friday & Saturday • 12:00 – 00:00 (kitchen closes at 10pm)

Sunday • 12:00 – 20:00 (kitchen closes at 6.30pm)

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