Whitechapel, London. 1974<br />
The proprietor in chefs hat and apron, buttoned up to his jacket, stands outside his greasy spoon Dinners café in Brick Lane waiting for lunchtime customers. The blackboard dinner menu is almost everything with chips. Fish & chips 27p, Liver & chips 30p, Vienna steak & chips 28p, Egg & chips 18p, Hamburger steak & 2 veg 28p, Sausage egg & chips 26p, <br />
2 egg & chips 26p, 2 sausage & chips 26p, Pork chop & chips 45p, Stewed lamb & 2 veg 30p, Steak pie & 2 veg 30p, and finally for dessert Semolina pudding  will cost you 6p. The Vienna steak & chips, perhaps gives a clue to his nationality.
BRICK LANE CAFE CHEF TOWER HAMLETS LONDON 1970'S UK
Whitechapel, London. 1974
The proprietor in chefs hat and apron, buttoned up to his jacket, stands outside his greasy spoon Dinners café in Brick Lane waiting for lunchtime customers. The blackboard dinner menu is almost everything with chips. Fish & chips 27p, Liver & chips 30p, Vienna steak & chips 28p, Egg & chips 18p, Hamburger steak & 2 veg 28p, Sausage egg & chips 26p,
2 egg & chips 26p, 2 sausage & chips 26p, Pork chop & chips 45p, Stewed lamb & 2 veg 30p, Steak pie & 2 veg 30p, and finally for dessert Semolina pudding will cost you 6p. The Vienna steak & chips, perhaps gives a clue to his nationality.

Filename: SPITALFIELDS TOWER HAMLETS CHEF DINNERS EAST LONDON BRITAIN 1970S 011.jpg
Source: Homer Sykes
Date: 21 Jun 2006
Location: London UK
Credit: HOMER SYKES
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