Roof East in Stratford is a venue that refuses to sit still. Fidgeting with energy and always looking to try new things, the venue plays host to some of the capital's quirkiest pop-up events and street-food restaurants. Grab a drink at the bar, enjoy outdoor cinema, try your hand at baseball and enjoy London's best street food dishes, all the while watching the sun set behind the jagged skyline.
Street Food in London
We all know that nothing quite gets our stomachs rumbling like delicious street food. And in a multicultural, foodie city like London, you're always going to be spoiled for choice. Some of the world's most talented chefs have travelled extensively and experimented with various ingredients to create street food dishes that push every boundary. With a conveyor belt of pop-ups and the popularity of casual dining restaurants, it's never been easier to enjoy street food in London. To help sort through the crowds, we've pulled together a list of the very best places to enjoy delicious street food in London.
Popular Dalston spot Rudie's have set up shop in street food pop-up Boxpark, offering hungry East Londoners delicious Jamaican cuisine, from tapas-style traditional plates, and grab-and-go counter for a quick bite come lunchtime.
If it's street food you're after, then head to this southwest location where you'll find some of the best eats in the city. With the likes of BaoziInn and Flank alongside fresh new concepts including Gopal's Corner by Roti King, this is one exciting new foodie hotspot.
Night Tales Bohemia Place is an extraordinary venue that's perfect for a night of eating, drinking and dancing. Tucked under the railway arches of Hackney, the venue boasts a beautiful garden, plenty of gorgeous street eats and a massive sound system to groove along to.
One of the city's most impressive roof gardens, this unique Canary Wharf space offers slick floor-to-ceiling windows, a wraparound terrace and some of London's most delicious street food.
Boasting an ever-changing roster of London's best emerging food and drink talent, Rotate is a truly unique concept that's quintessentially Shoreditch. Championing local business, this bar, cafe and cycling apparel shop will also showcase the best new street food our city has to offer, before anyone else.
El Mercado is a brand spankin' new eco-friendly village market in the heart of Hackney. The neighborhood treasure trove boasts an abundance of international eats, workshops, masterclasses and live shows to experience this summer.