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Get expert advice from Chowhounds on the top places to eat and drink in the United Kingdom. Discuss favorite meals, bars, and restaurants from Dublin to London.

A Slice of Tradition: Wedding Cakes Around the World

There’s all the reason in the world to round out your reception with a wedding cake. It’s delicious, photogenic, traditional, and lucky, since it’s a fertility symbol (wheat, the basis of most flour...
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Andouille Sausage [London]

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by Bankside Mike 9 years ago

Where can i pirchase fresh Andouille in the London area - or online purchase. I have checked out Whole Foods but to no avail.

Michelin 2016 - no change in the North West

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by Harters 5 years ago

Both Simon Rogan's and Aiden Byrne's Manchester restaurants were again tipped for stars but have again not been rewarded. So, we stay at just five starred restaurants in the region - L'Enclume, Fra...

Ann Summers Sold More Penis-Shaped Pasta This Week Than The Whole Of 2019

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 7 months ago

Okay, who's hoarding this and how'd you like it with meatballs? * * * * Laura Whittaker, senior manager at Ann Summers, says the surge in interest took the company by surprise. “We’re living ...

The Case of the Mysterious Vanishing Breakfast Slices

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by berbadeerface 11 years ago

I already posted about this on Yelp London, but I haven't had much response. THis is baffling me. Does anyone remember "breakfast slices"? I call it poor man's bacon because it came in similar pack...

What US food critics could learn from the UK (and vice versa, I guess …)

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 8 months ago

" . . . But we do that job very differently. 'US critics write as if they are the inheritors of the mantle of Tom Wolfe or Hemingway,' says Giles Coren, who reviews for the Times in the UK. 'They g...

Pani Poori and Snack Stall next to Thattukada (London)

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by JFores 10 years ago

Hello all, I just got back from a very good meal at Thattukada, but that's not what I'm writing about (though it is notable to say that they refurbished part of their bathrooms, have an English ...

Is mutton making a comeback in the US?

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 10 months ago

" . . . Still, McGuire, Kennard and other champions for mutton say the meat has a lot to offer and that rebranding, re-education and investment in small processing plants are needed to create new b...

Chicago-style deep dish Pizza, London?

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by yerbamate170 4 years ago

As the title says, is there anywhere that does Chicago style deep dish pizzas in London, or even the UK? At this point I am not interested in whether it is of particularly good quality, I just hav...

Where can I find bakkwa in London?

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by AgnesGooch 8 years ago

Bakkwa is a Singaporean/Malaysian type of jerky. They normally have different varieties available. While most are pork, you can also get chicken and beef at some places. There are also different fl...

BPA - canned fish

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by borisabrams 1 year ago

Hi! I was wondering if anyone knew any stores/brands selling BPA-canned fish. I can only see Wild Planet, which seems to only be tuna. What i really want is sardines and salmon! Thanks!

Scotland Trip - restaurant recs needed

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by Belkisw 1 year ago

We are doing a road trip from Glasgow, to Fort William, Mallaig, Isle of Skye, Ullapool and Inverness in early October and would love recs on where to eat.

Buy your wine now

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

" . . . “This year, we’ve brought it forward. We have to get enough stock, at least six months, into the UK before the end of March. It’d just be dumb not to. There’s no Brexit that’ll be good for ...

Traditional Pub Recos - London

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by EaterBen 1 year ago

Just found out that I’ll be in London for about 40 hours in the next few weeks. It’s been a few years since I’ve been back and I think some of my faves have closed so wanted to ask the community - ...

Suriname food in London?

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by rdeman 10 years ago

I heard rumors that there should be a Surinamese restaurant in London. There's 1 in NYC and there's a whole lot of them in neighboring Amsterdam. Given the size of London and Suriname's proximity t...

Nickel Plating For Copper Cookware (UK)?

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by Newlyn_Tinning 1 year ago

Hi fellow Hound's Please, is anyone aware of a UK based company that offers nickel plating for the interior of copper cookware? All the best, Steve

London - Texture Restaurant

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by Steve_K 11 years ago

Has anyone been to Texture? The menu looks good and prices aren't extortionate. I'm over for 3 nights in November and want to know if this place is worth spending one of them in!

UK Equivalent of Velveeta Cheese?

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by SpennyJ 13 years ago

I want to make some cheese sauce for nachos but every recipe I can find uses velveeta, Is there something I can buy in UK supermarkets thats close to that? Thanks.