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Free food deals: Bad for business?

Free food deals: Bad for business?

A couple of years ago, ‘pay what you like’ restaurants were the rage in London. The First Pint investigates what happened to them.

The People’s Kitchen at Passing Clouds

The People’s Kitchen at Passing Clouds

If rescuing food thrown out needlessly, cooking it and eating it in the company of strangers sounds like a good thing, then you’ll love the People’s Kitchen at Passing Clouds. Check out what it is about.

Diwana, restaurant review: finding real Indian food

Diwana, restaurant review: finding real Indian food

The First Pint is on a mission to find all the ‘real’ international experiences in London. The things we miss. The things that are just like at home. The things you thought you couldn’t get here. The first installment of our series takes on Indian food at the Diwana Bhel Poori in Euston.

The Lamb and Flag: pub review

The Lamb and Flag: pub review

Historic yet unpretentious, this shabby tavern is full of character and atmosphere – and it’s got six real ales!

The Indian YMCA buffet: Prices to dhal for

The Indian YMCA buffet: Prices to dhal for

Like Indian food? Don’t like those prices? Then step down to Central London and discover the Indian YMCA. Food for students and natives, that will make your mouth water. Stop paying tourist prices and discover the Indian goodness!

Franco Manca, Brixton Village, review: sourdough pizzas come to Brixton

Franco Manca, Brixton Village, review: sourdough pizzas come to Brixton

Here at TFP, we love all things Italian…and because we live in the fabulous city that we do, there is no need to cross the channel to savour the very best of authentic European food.

Free Food at Monsieur M. in Old Street

Free Food at Monsieur M. in Old Street

Once again the stars and planets have aligned to offer free food in London. On Weds April 14, Monsieur M. in Old Street is offering a free main and side dish for everyone!