Waterloo Food Festival: a must-visit for any foodie!

Mexican finger foodIf you’re in London this month, there’s still time to catch the Waterloo Food Festival! Renowned for its specialist food shops, bars, cafes, pubs and restaurants, the Southbank is hosting the fifth year of the celebration of food and flavour.

Join in with the festival for tastings, cooking demonstrations and a selection of street food, where food businesses within Waterloo sit alongside long-term festival sponsors, featuring tropical cocktails, freshly prepared Latin American food, traditional pub grub and a selection of butchers, bakers, greengrocers, coffee specialists and wine merchants.

Making its debut is also the Lower Marsh Market, one of London’s oldest and best loved street markets, with mouth watering offers on every delicious food stall. Festival goers can check out the many outdoor food and music events, such as a tequila tasting and ethically sourced Mexican food, or explore the Fantasy Cafe in which artists take over to create a place ‘full of your wildest dreams’.

The event is now more accessible than ever, with a brand new free app to download, helping food fans be informed on the go. The Twitter feed also provides live updates, and the offers and competitions page is a great way to find out how to get an amazing deal. Make sure you go soon, as the exciting event ends on the 31st July!

This is a wonderful destination for foodies everywhere, so why not quench your thirst after at DUKES Bar afterwards? The best venue to relax in a timeless atmosphere, the exclusive and intimate bar is famous for its personalised cocktails and renowned martinis, and is the perfect end to a day of exploring your taste buds.