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Pretty’s of East Dulwich



The Burgess family own the Pretty’s shop and cafe businesses in the heart of East Dulwich at 47-49 North Cross Road. There has been a greengrocers at No 47 since 1905 making the business one of the oldest in the area. In 1966 the business was bought by the Pretty family. Later Chris Burgees acquired No 47 later and in 2009 set up a daytime cafe Vintage Pretty at No 49. In 2014 Nick Burgess took over the business from his father so Chris could focus on the cafe. In the same year Charlie and Maya set up an evening tapas bar at No 49.
47-49 North Cross Road
SE22 9ET 
Buses: 12, 37, 40, 176, 185, 197, 484, P13
Rail: East Dulwich
Overground: Denmark Hill (then bus)


Pretty Traditional (est 1966)
47 North Cross Road
Owner: Nick Burgess
Fruit and veg (including organic)
Home delivery service
Open: Tuesday to Saturday 07:30-17:30


Vintage Pretty (est 2009)
49 North Cross Road
Owner: Chris Burgess
Home-made food, hot drinks and fresh juices
Open: Tuesday to Saturday 08:30-17:30


Mediterranean Restaurant
Pretty Tapas (est 2014)
49 North Cross Road
07883 139 921
Owners: Charlie (front of house)
& Maya (chef)
Freshly made tapas and small plates
Open: Tuesday to Saturday 18:00 – 23:00
Payment: Cash only



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