There’s nothing better than a great lunch or snack to make your day even better. No matter what the weather or how bad your morning might have been, some delicious hot food is almost guaranteed to make everything better. London is home to one of the world’s most diverse food industries, with eateries, chefs and gastronomic tastemakers specialising in cuisines from all over the world.
If you’re in search of some real authentic soul food, try venturing away from the obvious high-end eateries and try some street food. Just around the corner from our Hotels Near Silicon Roundabout, you’ll find all kinds of vendors dishing out delicious authentic food inspired by countries near and far. Here are a few of our top picks so you can find something delicious to fill your belly with.
Brick Lane, London
This authentic food wagon has achieved legendary status amongst local foodies and tourists looking to get away from high-end dining and sample some of the street food culture that London is famous for. Poutine is a Quebecois recipe that consists of fries topped with cheese curds and gravy. It’s very popular in Canada and now the trend has made its way to London. It’s surprising how many different variations of this dish you can get and the Poutinerie offers some of the best. If you’re staying at one of our M By Montcalm Shoreditch Rooms be sure to stop by this vendor if you want a tasty snack during your travels around the city.
The Orange Buffalo
Brick Lane, London
If you only have time to grab something quick on your way through, be sure to visit The Orange Buffalo. The American-style food truck specialises in authentic buffalo wings and offers some of the best American fast food in the city. You can find the friendly staff serving up a variety of different coated wings from Tuesday to Monday and there are dozens of great flavours to choose from. Whether you like it mild or you want to put your taste buds to the test with something super-hot, you’re sure to find the right flavour here.
Whitecross Street, London
Can’t decide what to eat? If you’re spoilt for choice and can’t settle on one thing, try it all at Whitecross Market. This bustling hub of urban food is home to some of the best vendors and eateries in the Shoreditch area. Fill your belly will traditional Chinese noodles or chow down on fill up on delicious Mexican cuisine as you journey through a world of food.
Get your hands on some traditional British eats at this wholesome hog roast food vendor at Brick Lane Market. The deliciously succulent meat used at Pigling Street is sourced locally from a single farm in Suffolk. The beautiful meat and intoxicating smell will have your mouth-watering as you wait for one of the signature pork rolls with stuffing and applesauce. You won’t want to miss out on this if you’re looking for an afternoon snack.