About this book

Food Lovers’ London has become a foodie bible for Londoners and visitors to the capital alike. An appetising guide to food shopping and eating out in the capital, the book reveals the city’s cosmopolitan gastronomic delights and includes:

• The capital’s best food shops and food markets

• Recommendations of where to eat out, from street-food stalls to restaurants

• Ingredients know-how, with detailed glossaries of major cuisines

• Reviews of all the best bakers’, deli’s, fishmongers, foodhalls, butchers, cheese shops and much more

• Details of the 18 major cultures and cuisines to be found in London (a different cuisine is celebrated and explored in each chapter)

• Each cuisine includes a historical overview, restaurants and food shop reviews, illustrated food glossaries and recommended cookbooks.

Buy Food Lovers’ London directly from the publisher, Metro Publications.


“A joy”

Nigel Slater

“A book for people who love food and for people who love London.”

Robert Elms, BBC London 94.9FM

“More than just a directory of London’s best food shops, Food Lovers’ London contains the necessary information to achieve authentic flavours from around the world – all without leaving our city”

Allegra McEvedy