London Street Food Tips in 200: Tatami Ramen London, Flat Iron Square

Eating before gigs can be a frantic exercise if you don’t leave enough time for it. Last month a friend and I slouched into Red Sea restaurant on the Uxbridge Road for an Ethiopian feast before realising we had 8 minutes to finish up, pay the bill and run the 12-minute journey to the O2 Shepherds Bush. We made it, but in an ideal world we’d have given ourselves more than 30 seconds to spare to avoid nearly chundering on the bouncer. Pleasingly,... Read More

Round the world through London street food: memories of 2015

At a food festival in Switzerland, 2015 ‘When we eat, we travel,’ wrote fellow food writer and friend Mina Holland in her book The Edible Atlas. I’ve thought about that a lot since then, and especially in relation to this blog, because in London we are so lucky to be able to eat food from countries as close by as France or Spain, or as far away as India, Taiwan and Japan. And this year, I feel like I’ve travelled a lot without even leaving... Read More

London Street Foodie On Tour: Singapore street food Part 1

Writing about Singapore street food is not like writing about London street food. It is a beast of a thing, made up of many markets, hawker centres and stalls on the streets. It is not trendy, as it is in London (oh come on!), it is just a way of life; all sorts of people from teens to grandparents eat hawker food. I admit I had done very little research so I just took to Twitter and asking my friend, whose mother grew up there, for up-to-date recommendations,... Read More

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London Street Foodie is an ever-growing guide to the best places to eat London street food. There's a lot of street food waiting to be discovered right now; we'd like to help nudge you towards the good stuff.