Tag Archives: Street Food

Our UK street food top 20 of 2016

Top street food 2016

20 great things we ate this year on the streets of the UK… Here’s our street food top 20 of 2016. Sadly we didn’t quite manage to travel to every nook and cranny of these isles so this is by no means a complete list. It’s simply 20 traders (in no particular order) who are great at what they do ...

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Our top 20 UK street food dishes of 2015

Top 20 UK street food dishes 2015

This post started out as top 10 but in the end it was a struggle to stop at 20 Over the last few years, we’ve spent a worrying amount of time travelling around, visiting street food markets and generally stuffing our faces. So we thought it’s high time we posted a round-up. You know, because there aren’t enough top 10s, ...

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LondonPiggy’s UK street food tour – Diary

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Over the next few weeks we’ll be travelling around some of the fantastic street food markets and events outside London. It’s part of a wider feature we’re working on and we’ll be updating this blog post as we go, with a quick snapshot of every place we visit. Part Two: BittenStreet, Oxford (5th April) On Easter Saturday, undeterred by Network ...

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Spit & Roast

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Fusion food has had a deservedly bad reputation for quite some time, but there are now quite a few street traders out there who are really making it work. One of them is Spit & Roast, whose delicious buttermilk fried chicken bap stands out above the rest. They use thigh and drumstick meat which has lots more flavour than breast meat. ...

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Tongue n Cheek

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Tongue ‘n Cheek’s Heartbreaker is no ordinary burger. The patty is 50% ox heart and 50% dry aged beef – it’s London street food’s flag bearer for nose-to-tail dining. The patty is so thick and juicy that ours soon destroyed the paper bag it was served in. If you’re eating it standing up, it’s a good idea to hold it well away ...

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Bleecker St. Burger

Bacon double

Of all the amazing burgers on offer in London right now, Bleecker’s double cheeseburger is our pick of the bunch. We invariably go double because the aged beef patty is so flavoursome that a single never seems enough. Served medium rare, this is one of the juiciest burgers around and because they don’t go overboard on toppings, you can eat ...

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Soho Food Feast

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Yesterday we headed down to Wardour Street for the second annual Soho Food Feast. Even by London’s standards, there’s been a  lot of foodie events taking place this weekend. There’s the Foodies Festival on Clapham Common, the Real Food Festival on the South Bank, Gizzi’s Street Feast barn party, Kerb at Polo in the Park and of course the Soho ...

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Kerb at The Sundance Film Festival, The O2

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The second annual Sundance London Film Festival took place this weekend at the O2. However, more importantly for us piggies was the fact that 18 Kerb traders were there, serving up some of London’s tastiest street eats. We here at Piggy HQ often feel green with envy when we read about the great lunchtime food that Kerb serve up through ...

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WIN free food & drink from Rola Wala (competition closed)

Rola Wala

Rola Wala made their name serving up tasty naan rolls on London’s streets, before finding a permanent home at the super cool Trinity Kitchen in Leeds. The good news is that they are back at StreetFeast this summer and are giving you the chance to win some free food and drink at Lewisham’s #ModelMarket. All you have to do to ...

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Real Street Food Festival – Grazing on the South Bank

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Real Street food Festivals are new this year and will see several of London’s most popular street food stalls descend on the South Bank. The events will take place on four weekends between now and October and are free to enter. The first is held over Easter, so we headed down there on Good Friday to see what all the ...

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