Sweet Bejesus, I love me a hot dog. If you do too, head down to The Miller near London Bridge ASAP. Seriously. GET. YOUR. COAT.
We had dinner there the other night because Street Kitchen are in residence and whipping up lush hot dogs, like the Boston Hound we had. Beetroot, crackling, pork belly, pickled gherkin…all topping a lush hot dog. We shared a tub of chunky chips with rosemary salt. HEAVEN.
And for other great hotdogs, get yourself to the most awesome dude of street food Big Apple Hot Dogs who has a cart near Old Street roundabout (near the fire station). For me, it’s all about The Big Frank – but I’ll let you decide for yourself.
I think we can all agree on this – there is always time for some rooftop drinking. If you’re in sarf laandaan, get yourself to Frank’s Cafe in Peckham. Perched on top of the multi-storey car park, it has awesome panoramic views of the city skyline.
There are also art installations from Bold Tendencies – including this glittery number.
There is a wide range of yummy Greenwich Meantime ales and I had a lush cider to wash down a pot of olives and the most tasty barbecued plantain with super hot pepper sauce.
This is just the first visit of many this summer for us. If nothing else, I need more BBQ plantain!
London in springtime. What joy! I felt like Lily Allen pratting about in the February sun. After the snow of last month, it felt like a long time coming. My housemate Emily (the co-parent of Claude the Cat) and I … Continue reading →