For those seeking an exceptional afternoon tea experience, the Oblix London Afternoon Tea offers guests a twist on a traditional English classic. Serving a menu inspired by the very best London has to offer, Oblix has designed a menu using a blend of ingredients sourced from favourite local purveyors found throughout London’s eclectic mix of boroughs. The menu incorporates ingredients from all over the city, including chai spices from the famous brick lane market and honeycomb from local bees in Harrow. *Only available Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Order your Champagne Afternoon Tea here.
Theres no doubt about it that lockdown has given a lot of us more time to get creative in the kitchen. Whether it be to break up the working from home day with the evening, or simply having more time on our hands, we’ve seen (yes a lot of banana bread) but also some incredibly creative and delicious recipes being whipped up in kitchens all over the world. From cauliflower gnocchi with sage butter and hazelnuts to a good old fashioned sausage roll, Borough Markets have recipes to get you salivating and most definitely inspired. See Borough Markets recipes here.
The biggest Latin American street food festival in London returns to Potters Fields Park for 2019, bringing the most authentic street food, drinks and culture to the iconic riverside location. Sample traditional and new flavours from across the continent with delicacies from Brazil, Mexico, Colombia, Argentina, Venezuela, Peru and more! Comida Fest also promises a sizzling cultural line up of Latin American music and dancers. You’ll also get the chance to shake the calories off with some free dance classes, including salsa and Zumba There’ll also be plenty of family-friendly activities, including face painting, storytelling and more. Find out more
Brigade Bar & Kitchen has reopened on Tooley Street following a major revamp. The social enterprise restaurant set in Tooley Street’s Grade II-listed fire station at the heart of London Bridge has relaunched with a brand new look. The new menu offers a contemporary edge to the capital’s smoke and grill movement, focussing on big cuts and bold flavours. Brigade has also announced it will now be open 7 days a week. On top of their culinary talents, the restaurant also works in partnership with leading homeless and education charity Beyond Food Foundation, having trained hundreds of apprentices into jobs and given thousands of homeless people new skills. Read more about Brigade and check out their new menu.
Tacos and honey beer…a match made in heaven. Neighbours Tortilleria El Pastor and Hiver Beers are celebrating this inspired combination with a street party. Make your way down to the end of Maltby Street Market for a late summer evening of Mexican food, music, honey beer and bunting! Your ticket price includes: Taco of your choice from Tortilleria El Pastor Award-winning honey beer on arrival from Hiver 5pm- 10pm, Stanworth Street, London, SE1 3NY Nearsest station: London Bridge Book tickets
River Cottage Deli has opened at HMS Belfast in partnership with food writer and campaigner Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall and his team. Serving delicious food with the right intentions, it’s in River Cottage Deli’s nature to source the very best ingredients – seasonal, organic and local. As you’d expect, our meat comes from farms that produce free range or organic meat to the highest welfare standards; and our fish and shellfish come from West Country day boats and other sustainable sources in the South West. The regularly changing menu includes fresh sandwiches and a hot counter, offering homemade focaccia and filled baps, whilst the cold deli serves a range of vibrant, freshly prepared salads. The River Cottage Deli at HMS Belfast is open daily, 8am – 6pm (no entrance ticket required).
Just a stone’s throw away from the iconic Tower Bridge and London’s leading contemporary theatre The Bridge, this riverside hotspot is fast becoming the go-to destination to discover exciting new dining options in London Bridge. Its pedestrianised streets and modern piazzas are home to a unique array of restaurants, just moments from the river and a short walk from London Bridge Station. Restaurant A-Z Gunpowder >> Intimate Indian restaurant with bare brick walls, offering home cooking-inspired menus. Prosecco House >> London’s first and only bar dedicated to Prosecco. Rosa’s Thai Cafe >> The home of modern Thai food in the heart of London. Offering authentic cuisine, with ingredients sourced from the UK and around the world. The Coal Shed >> Born from the love of cooking the finest meat and seafood over fire, The Coal Shed guarantees a dining experience to remember. The Ivy Tower Bridge >> A touch of Ivy magic on the banks of the Thames. All-day dining brasserie with classic British dishes. Temakinho >> Japanese culinary tradition meets with the taste, colours and vibes of Brazil to the beat of jazz, samba and bossa nova. Vapiano >> Handmade pasta, freshly made pizza dough and salads alongside the best buffalo mozzarella, meats & cheese antipasti plates.
Discover Quarter Bar & Lounge at London Bridge Hotel, a popular day-time venue and late-night haunt in the heart of London Bridge. With its own private entrance, it offers an ambient setting for business lunches or interviews by day, turning into a charming stylish bar by night. Low, relaxing music flows throughout the space which is dotted with plush, velvet seating areas. The bar, lined with stools, is staffed by our friendly team of professionals, serving a range of spirits, wines, beers and of course, the famous cocktails made from locally sourced, fresh ingredients. Quarter Bar are offering London Bridge DealCard holders a 2-4-1 happy hour! 5 – 7PM daily throughout August.
Prosecco House is a specialised wine bar where guests can buy, sample and learn about DOCG Prosecco on the south bank of the River Thames at One Tower Bridge. The Prosecco House team have a long-standing experience in business, and a very strong entrepreneurial spirit. With a strong passion for wine and food, and love for Veneto region, they want to introduce classical aperitivo culture to London. In Prosecco House, our customers can appreciate an Italian atmosphere and taste authentic high quality DOCG Prosecco. Opening Times MON – WED: 12 TO 11PM THURS – SAT: 12 TO 12AM SUN: 12 TO 10PM ?020 3034 1718? INFO@PROSECCOHOUSE.COM
Gunpowder is a home-style Indian kitchen based at One Tower Bridge. The menu is an interpretation of beloved family recipes showcasing the vibrant confident flavours of home cooking. Gunpowder Neighbour Lunch £15 Neighbour Lunch – Click here for the menu Gunpowder Tower Bridge offers a special £15 lunch for anyone who works in and around the local Tower Bridge area. It’s perfect for a quick lunch to get out of the office. We’ve got vegetarian options too. It’s available Monday to Friday, 12.00 to 14.30 (4 guests per party max). Just ask us at the door on your way in. Grab & Go menu – Order here Say goodbye to boring sandwich shop lunches – we’re here to add that warmth and spice to your office lunch that you crave. Grab & Go available for collection only from 12:00 PM – 2:30 PM Monday-Friday at Gunpowder Tower Bridge. Order via AtHand app on your smartphone. http://www.gunpowderlondon.com