Taste Of London 2014: Festival for foodies returns to Regent’s Park
With some of the top restaurants and chefs on the world located in London, the city is a big draw for foodies. In June, the hugely popular Taste Of London returns to Regent’s Park featuring a jam-packed bill of culinary delights.
Among some of the top chefs in attendance at this year’s event includes two Michelin starred chef Tom Kerridge, Massimo Bottura, chef patron of Osteria Francescana (three Michelin star restaurant in Modena, Italy, which is No.3 in The World’s 50 Best Restaurant Awards list) and René Redzepi, of the world-famous Copenhagen restaurant Noma. Returning is Taste Of London co-founder Michel Roux Jnr and his fellow Le Gavroche chef Monica Galletti. Other big chefs include Bobby Chinn, Tom Sellers, Cyrus Todiwala, Alfred Prasad, Ben Tish, Pascal Aussignac, Theo Randall and Daniel Doherty.
As well as the chefs in attendance, some of London’s most popular restaurants will be hosting pop-ups and stalls, including Meat Liquor, House Of Ho, Assado, Duck & Waffles, SushiSamba, Salt Yard, Spice Market, Tamarind and much more.
Mayfair nightclub Mahiki will be hosting an-site bar, featuring cocktail masterclasses, complimentary cocktails, famous DJs, limbo dancing and more. Laurent-Perrier will also be hosting a champagne masterclass and blind tastings of their white champagnes.
As well as plenty of chances to stuff your face, there will also be opportunities for cooking lessons and making. Taste will include an Electrolux Taste Theatre, Gizzi Erskine hosting a Korean masterclass, Cook Skills Theatre hosted by Valentine Warner and sushi-making with Inamo.
For more information on the Celebrity Cruises’ pop-up restaurant Deck Fourteen at Taste Of London, read Metro Girl’s review here.
- Taste Of London runs at Regent’s Park from 18-22 June 2014. Tickets – Standard Adults: £24, Standard Children: £12, Premium (Entry & £20 worth of crowns). Crowns are the currency used to purchase food and drink at Taste Of London (£1 = 1 crown). Regent’s Park. Chester Road, NW1 4NR. Nearest tube: Regent’s Park or Camden Town. For booking and more information, visit the Taste Of London website.
For a guide to what else is on in London this month, click here.