Tag: street food

Banh Mi Hong Hoa

Banh Mi Hong Hoa, Ho Chi Minh
Landing in Vietnam and enduring a taxi journey to test even the most steely of nerves had made us hungry. Throughout the flight over from Kuala Lumpur, my thoughts had swayed towards a popular Vietnamese sandwich. The Banh Mi. 

Com Tam Ba Tam

Com Tam Ba Tam, Ho Chi Minh
On the same road as Bun Thit Nuong, more or less three stalls away, is a place serving a popular Vietnamese breakfast. Com Tam Ba Tam are relatively new on the block, a restaurant serving dishes of broken rice with pork, egg and various other garnishes. 
Bun Thit Nuong Ho Chi Minh
Ben Thanh Market is a bustling and busy area for locals to pick up their daily groceries and for tourists to haggle with vendors. Just a couple of streets away from the madness is a road by the name of Durong Nguyen Trung Truc, home to some...
mercato metropolitano london pizza
Tucked away in the Elephant and Castle, just off Borough High Street, sits Mercato Metropolitano. A food court with a range of stalls spanning a range of cuisines from all around the world. Braving the post-work crowds, we wandered in to check it out. 
The Rib Man, London
When legends of the street food trade are spoken about in London, this man’s name is often right amongst them. Mark Gevaux AKA The Rib Man has been trading at Brick Lane Market for the best part of a decade. Mark’s stall has been on my list...
Funhouse Comedy at Bartons PLC
It’s safe to say that we are fully immersed into the UK comedy scene. The intimate gigs in the bars and pubs that hosted The Leicester Comedy Festival have given a whole new perspective on watching stand up comedy.
Yee Kwan Matcha Green Tea Japanese Melon Bread
A speciality at street food stalls in Osaka, Japan. These melon breads come with a generous filling of matcha green tea ice cream. The unsweetened matcha green tea ice cream from Yee Kwan is a perfect match with the...

Rindermarkthalle, St Pauli

Rindermarkthalle, St Pauli
Food courts are a perfect way to sample multiple cuisines and still stay within a budget. The Rindermarkthalle in St Pauli was a quick 10 minute walk away from our hotel at Superbude, St Pauli. Coming out of...
Bulling, Birmingham
  Birmingham is in the heart of England. A city easily reached from just about anywhere in the country. In collaboration with Hotels.com for Hotels in Birmingham, we set out to find the hidden gems of Birmingham. Throughout this article there are ideas on...

Mö-Grill, Hamburg

Mö-Grill, Hamburg
What is Germany’s main contribution to the world’s street food scene? Currywurst of course. Many people can’t get their heads around a bratwurst sausage sliced up and slathered in curry ketchup but don’t knock it until you’ve tried it.

Brick Lane Sunday Market

Dark Sugars Brick Lane
Brick Lane is notorious for superlative Indian cuisine. However, all is not quite as it seems. Head a little further up this famous East London street on a Sunday and you will find a street market in full swing. This is Brick Lane Sunday Market. Our previous encounters on Brick...
BBC Good Food Show Winter 2018 NEC Birmingham
The NEC in Birmingham is one huge place. Various events can be held in this ginormous venue at the same time - one of the most popular happens to be the BBC Good Food Show. Our last trip to this event was back in 2008, how time flies! This trip...