halwa poori in london

Your Guide to Halwa Puri in London

What is Halwa Puri? Halwa Puri is a traditional breakfast platter that is served throughout Indian and Pakistani communities. Not only is it a great way to start the morning but it is also a meal for the whole family to congregate around. You’ll find families gathering around a halwa puri nashta on the weekends […]

Dishoom Launches Home Feast Kit

Having opened their first branch in Covent Garden in 2010, 8 more restaurant openings and 5 delivery kitchens later, Dishoom has become somewhat of a household name across London with even our elderly Nanis having heard of them. So it was only a matter of time before Dishoom dropped their own at-home feast kit so […]

Halal Restaurants Showing the Euro 2020

Amidst the pandemic, there is one thing that is certain: the Euro 2020 has been a great yet tense watch! Now that we’ve reach the semi-finals, it means you’ll want to pull out all the stops and head somewhere that serves great food, has a great atmosphere and of course, will be showing the match. […]

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Fully-halal Eggoland to Open in Fitzrovia by Sohail Ahmad – Pro Boxer and Afghan Refugee

New restaurant alert!  We have Eggslut – who have recently started serving halal meat – and now we have EGGOLAND, a new egg-based restaurant that is getting ready to open this summer by Sohail Ahmed.  Sohail Ahmed is an Afghan refugee who arrived in the UK at the tender age of 12 without any of […]

Zelman Meats are now offering a halal steak box

If you’re a regular at Zelman Meats and have been missing out on their fantastic steaks this lockdown, you’re in for a treat as they have just dropped their brand new halal prime feast steak box for two.  The halal box costs around £75 and you’ll receive the following: 1 x 350g Ribeye from Australia […]

Flesh & Buns have released a halal Japanese Fried Chicken bun kit

Flesh & Buns, sister of Bone Daddies, is a Japanese Izakaya restaurant that became popular due to their fun variety of steamed buns like the miso aubergine bun or the portobello mushroom buns. They have always offered halal chicken at their restaurants however due to the fried chicken being fried in the same oil as […]

Taco Bell UK Serving Halal in Certain Branches

Did you guys know that some of the Taco Bell shops are halal in the UK? Yes, we’re actually one whole year late to this news and you’re perhaps rolling your eyes whilst reading this post. BUT at HGAT, we believe that late is better than never so we headed out to one of the […]

5 Things We Ate This Week – 17/01/21

From the lockdown in March last year to Eat Out to Help Out to lockdown 2.0 to tier 4 to lockdown 3.0, things have been nothing short of crazy over here. We’ve seen some restaurants sadly permanently close, some bravely opening amidst the pandemic, and many turn to creating DIY kits so you can have […]

The best Broasted halal Fried chicken

The Best Broasted

A few months ago, I read an email from a lovely Fowzia informing me of a Syrian restaurant that I just had to try. Now, I’ve received tons of these messages before, but most have been self-promoting their own or a close family/friend’s restaurant, so I’ve been a little sceptical. But this email was different. […]

Normah's

Normah’s

On HGAT, I’ve always gone on about how I love finding hidden halal gems in London. Nowadays,  and although it has been a while since my last find, I have to tell you guys about the best Malaysian restaurant in London, Normah’s Cafe in Queensway market.