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ivisit.... an Eastend Pie and Mash shop

F. Cooke, Broadway Market, in Hackney, is a family business selling real East end pie and mash,run by Bob Cooke. The Broadway Market shop was established by Bob’s grandfather in 1900, and the Kingsland Road branch in 1910 – this was sold by the Cooke family in 1997, and is now the Shanghai Chinese restaurant. F. Cooke purvey the same food they always have done, to a clientele of “real” East Enders”: pies and mash, stewed eels, jellied eels and fruit pies with custard for afters.