• Posts Tagged ‘Hackney’

    Finger lickin’ good in Hackney

    by  • April 22, 2012 • American, East London, Meat • 3 Comments

    Spit & Roast

    A few weeks ago I decided the one thing my kitchen was missing was a deep fat fryer, and while my flat mate protested a decent set of pans might have been a better way to spend some money, all I was thinking of was being able to make things like scotch eggs, doughnuts and especially some fried chicken. While my experimenting got underway (and i’ll post some recipes in the next few weeks) I heard of a new street food trader that was going to be selling their own fried chicken in Hackney. So on Saturday, their first day of trading, I headed down to the Hackney Homemade market to check out Spit & Roast and their deep fried wares. (more…)

    Is London’s best Pizza served on the street?

    by  • November 4, 2011 • East London, Kings Cross Street Food Market • 5 Comments


    In London the street food scene is pretty impressive at the moment, there’s a lot of people out there serving up great tasting food at really great prices. Even with the quality food that’s out there, occasionally I still get surprised with just how good some of the food really is. And earlier this week when I was down at ‘eat.st at Kings Cross’ I was blown away by a seemingly simple slice of margherita pizza from Homeslice.

    Eat My Pies on Broadway Market

    by  • October 9, 2011 • British, East London, Meat • 1 Comment

    What’s the old saying “the best laid plans, often go awry”? Well that was the case this weekend when I headed out to London Fields in Hackney to check out Lucky Chip at Netil Market and their fantastic sounding burgers. ┬áBut it wasn’t meant to be, as just as I arrived I was told...

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