Food & drink

Food For Thought- Local Food @The Russet 17th of April

Food For thought is a monthly event with speakers exploring food inspired topics. We want to create »

Hammer & Tongue April 2nd @ The Victoria Dalston

Live Spoken Word at The Victoria for a mere £5. This month a spectacular line-up. Touring from »

The Windsor Castle, Clapton

There has been talk on the forums recently about the new owners of The Windsor Castle on Lower Clapton Road. The pub has been closed in recent times after some trouble, but has recently been taken over by a new venture. I caught up with it’s new landlords Martin Wade Thomas and Ross Allmark to find out more. Who is behind the project? Martin Wade Thomas: As well as me and Ross there’s ... »

Merci Marie cafe in Dalston

Merci Marie is in the bootstrap building on Abbot St Dalston. The pics on »

Street Feast hits Dalston for 3 months

One of London's best street food markets »

FREE pizza!

Ridley Road Market Bar have announced the beginning of the Slice Girls residency and to celebrate th »

Louise Bourgeois Supper Club Dinner

Louise Bourgeois DinnerThursday 4th April,7:30pm  »

The Portuguese Conspiracy Supper Club # Session 2


Horsemeat burgers at the 3 compasses….

We kind of wish people would just stop horsing around and get back to work but we have a funny feeli »

Pop-up supper club in Victoria Park Village

Our pop-up restaurant Drouthy Social is moving to Hackney for our first event in the Borough later t »

Food For Thought- Food and Culture @The Russet 20th of March

First event 20th March at 7pmAboutFood For thought is a monthly event with speakers exploring »

Free food growing spaces in Hackney Wick

From:\Want to grow veg or learn how to grow veg in East London but don't have access to land? T »

Low Carb supperclub @ Parkholme Supper Club

Our latest fancy is a supperclub themed around the great mung bean.  It's incredibly versatile, from »

The Portuguese Conspiracy Supper Club

28th February at »

The Clapton Pot


Embassy East

I believe this is in Hackney... »

Shutterbug crepes in Shoreditch

Shoreditch’s (not so) new creperie and bar, eat-in or takeaway. Serving breakfast, weekend brunch, l »

Cooking lessons – dim sum and Syrian @ Parkholme Supper Club

We have a couple of cooking lessons coming up - Dim Sum  and  Syrian food, at the award-winning Park »

Saturday Bake Off at Timber Wharf

Want to learn how to bake something new? Try out a yoga class? Get your bike fixed? Get a manicure? »

Wild Food All-Dayer: Forage Walk and Wild Food Cookery Class Sat 2/3

Wild Food All-DayerSat 2nd March 10am-4.30pmForage Walk: 10am-12noon, led by John ofForage LondonCoo »

PortSide Parlour: East London’s first pop-up rum bar

In a subterranean bar below Off Broadway only accessible via a door disguised as a toilet cubicle is PortSide Parlour, a pop-up cocktail bar dedicated to showcasing some of the finest selection of rum available in the UK. This pirate-themed, rock n’ roll, dive bar is a collaboration between girlfriend and boyfriend team Charlie Otth and Robbie Acres and Appleton Estate Jamaica Rum. To test t... »

The Foragers @ Dead Dolls Club

The Forages is a food venture rom duo Gerald Waldeck and George Fredenham who started it with the ethos of being self-sufficient in as many areas as possible and to create a food offering that was based around utilising as much wild & free growing fruit & vegetation that they could find seasonally. They have also set up a network of local hunters from which we source a wide variety of game... »

Supper Club – The Artist Dining Room on Regent’s Canal

The Artist Dining Room along Regent's Canal, HackneyFriday 8th February, 7:30pm »

Eat My Breakfasts: Pop-up Takeaway Breakfasts

Andy Bates is well known around Hackney (and beyond) for his pies, he is starting a new venture Eat My Breakfasts, a takeaway breakfast pop-up. I asked Andy to tell us more: Can you introduce yourself. My name is Andy Bates, I am the Owner of Eat my Pies and do a bit on the telly now & then. I also have a book out. 1st series was aro... »

the Candlestick maker does a pop up Brunch at Cakey Muto 3rd Feb

the Candlestick Maker Supperclub in Clapton will be holding a brunch pop up this coming Sunday at Ca »

Sagra Italian pop up restaurant and bar

Sagra is a Italian inspired pop-up on Belsham Street in Hackney Central run by food events company “86” from 24th- 26th January, some more details on that over here. The restaurant sold out pretty quickly, but there is the chance for anyone to visit the cocktail and italian tapas bar this weekend. The bar is run by Johnson and Bell and fitted out by Committee of Taste. I headed down on... »

Sagra Pop-up 24th-26th Jan

Sagra from new food events company \86\" are moving into Hackney for an italian inspired pop-up rest »

Vegetarian supperclub coming in Jan!

International Delishiousness at our Vegetarian supperclub in Dalston in January - Give yourself a ne »

Meat Mission at Hoxton Market tomorrow (Fri 14th Dec)

For you meat lovers out there, the meat revival continues at Hoxton Market. The menu will inclu »


Has there ever been more Winter Wonderlands taking place at any one time? We don’t think so, but you »

Unpackaged: the UKs first zero-packaging grocery shop

On 6th December, 2012: Unpackaged opened on Richmond Road E8. It boasts to be the UK’s first gr »

Growing Communities wins BBC Food and Farming Award 2012

Congrats to »

The Foragers at London Fields Brewery and Dead Dolls Club

George and Gerald, the guys behind The Foragers at The Verulum Arms, St Albans are avid foodforagers »

Brawn&Glory – Foraged food, nose-to-tail, and craft beer dining experience!! 29th Nov


The EatMeUp -Three Day Street Food Festival in Rivington Street (6th-8th Dec)

The Christmas EatMeUpPlease come along and spread the word about a three day street »

Free Cakes for Kids, Hackney turns one

Free Cakes For Kids Hackney is a local group run entirely by volunteers providing free birthday cakes to children who might not otherwise receive them. They recently turned one and have baked over 50 cakes for local kids. Here is Tessa Lidstone FCFK Hackney baker to tell us more.. Why did you start Free Cakes for Kids? Sophie and Jules heard about the idea from a friend of theirs who bakes for the... »

Noble Fine Liquor – Craft Beer, Fine Wine and (soon) Spirits

Boozeheads! Broadway Market has a new place for your alcoholic fix. Had a chat with Liam today »

Vine German food pop up 10th Nov

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Vegan thanksgiving supper club 26th Nov

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Sho Food Doh’s Japanese Pop-up 23rd Nov

When - Friday 23rd NovemberWhere - Pacific Social Club, 8 Clarence Road, E5 8HBMore info at:  »