1 – BEIGEL BAKE, BRICK LANE 🥯
Established in 1855 these guys know how it’s done! Controversial, but the yellow one is apparently the locals favourite! We love that you can literally see these world famous beigels being made at the back of the shop fresh day and night! When you’re next near Brick Lane grab this crisp doughlicious bite anytime; for breakfast, lunch or even a midnight snack!
💰 Beigels from 50p
🥩 Hot salt beef for £5
📍 155 Brick Lane, London
2 – ARARAT BREAD, DALSTON 🫓
A family run hole in the wall bakery that supplies the people in Dalston alongside high-end restaurants with their beautiful naans! The cheese and meat options were our favourites. A perfect grab and go snack to soak up a boozy day out!
💰3 naan’s for £1.50
🍳 1 egg naan £2.50
🧀 1 cheese and garlic naan £2.50
🥩 1 Keema (meat) naan £3.00
📍 132 Ridley Road, Dalston, London, E8 2NR
3 – GINGER PIG LTD 🐷
Farming is where their story began which soon evolved into the art of sausage making but now they are known for so much more! Their mighty sausage roll is generous in size and gathers an impressive queue! We recommend getting it served hot for the extra wow factor!
📍 Barnes, Borough Market, Clapham, Hackney, Loughton, Marylebone, Sheperd’s Bush, Wanstead
4 – CHESTNUT BAKERY, COVENT GARDEN 🥐
Fresh local produce flourish out for the community! Great spot to grab a coffee and bite; a huge selection of sweet and savoury bakes available! You must try their;
🥓 Za’tar filled croissants from £3.90
🍆 Aubergine parmigiana pastry £4
💰 Bakery treats from £2.50
📍Covent Garden’s and Belgravia
5 – WONG KEI, CHINATOWN 🍜
Wong Kei – an unfussy fast turnaround multi-floored canteen. Banging out tasty dishes from a vast menu specialising in Cantonese cuisine! Generous portions pour out the kitchen like the popular; stuffed bean curd, roast duck, char siu and their star dish the beef brisket and rice vermicelli in Soup. This place is super speedy and affordable!
💰 Oyster noodles £4
🍽 Approx. £4-15 a head
🍵 Chilli oil and green tea FREE
💵 Cash only
📍 Wardour St, Chinatown
6 – CRUSTBROS, WATERLOO 🍕
Bringing authentic personalised Neapolitan pizzas to the people of London. Buzzing atmosphere with a warm friendly service! Take your tick sheet menu and create your perfect pizza or select one of their ‘fave’s and you will be sure to be giving your taste buds a party!
💰 Cheesy garlic bread £4.95
🍻 Bottomless boozy brunch, 12-4.30pm Sat-Sun, Waterloo for £35
🌳 1 pizza = 1 tree planted
📍 Crust Bros, Waterloo and Wandsworth