Interview: Dominic Cools-Lartigue, founder of StreetFeast London street food parties

New issue of Courier Magazine Happy new year all. I hope you’ve all been enjoying Dry Gin-uary as much as I have… Now for this post, I thought I’d do something a bit different. I don’t know how many of you are familiar with Courier Mag, which celebrates independent businesses all over London… anyway it’s a great publication. And it just so happens that in the latest issue the clever team behind it has thrown out... Read More

Tartiflette at Herne Hill Market

Sign at La Tartiflette, Herne Hill Farmers Market Oh what a beautiful morning, Oh what a beautiful day, I’ve got a wonderful feeling, There’ll be more blog posts a-coming your way… Or so the song goes. Now what we all want – or what I’m hoping you still want if you’ve ended up here – is London street food news. Huzzuh! I’ve got news a-plenty! First, off I am now a fully-fledged freelance writer. I am still in residence... Read More

London street food bites 2014

Welsh Rarebit from The Little Welsh Rarebit, Right-o, I’m well aware that it’s been a while since my last post on Jez Felwick’s new street food joint in Shoreditch in September. Someone the other day asked if I still wrote the blog. The cheek of it! Well, the short answer is: yes. The longer answer is: I was off work for a few weeks with vertigo and have slowly been recovering, and I’m glad to say that I’m pretty much back up to normal London... Read More

5 London street food things to do this week

BRIXTON NIGHT MARKET What: Outside the Ritzy Cinema, this night market returns with some new London street food traders involved. Expect fried shrimp po boys from the Big Easy Po’ Boys, Bad Brownie (these are to die for), braised pork and duck baps from Bill or Beak and, on Saturday only, spicy Korean sliders from Choi Boys (pictured above). When: 5-11pm, tonight (Friday 23 May) and Saturday 24 May, Windrush Square, Brixton, SW2, BrixtonNightMarket.co.uk SOHO... Read More

New seller – Anna Maes Southern street food

Mac and cheese from Anna Maes Word up. I have a London street food seller to tell you about. Like many of London’s street food businesses, Anna Maes was started by two ex-office workers Anna Clark and Tony Soloman who wanted less desk and suit-type stuff and more home cooking. Together they did a fair bit of travelling and later turned an idea they had into a really fun, buzzing little stall (and now a gold van) that has featured at loads of... Read More

Arancini Brothers and other news

Piada wraps waiting to be filled... Life on a market stall On Saturday I spent the morning working with Gastronimica deli at Borough Market where I learned to make Italian piadinas in preparation for a stall I’ll be helping out at for the Evening Standard next weekend (World Street Food Festival, Southbank, SE1 – I’ll be there Friday evening and Saturday lunchtime) Germana showed me how to choose ingredients that complement each... Read More

Easter Monday street food

Fish ball made by the Food Busker, Real Food Market, Southbank Centre It occurred to me that being Easter Monday, some of you might not have made it out of the house yet (my lie-in only ended about an hour ago) so you’ll be looking for something to do this afternoon. According to some quick research, The Real Food Market at the Southbank Centre is the only street food market open today (see a previous post here). I spoke to its director, Philip... Read More

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