Local food from around the world

Eat Hackney is a world food tour within London’s most vibrant borough, exploring restaurants, cafés, supper clubs, pop ups, community projects and food shops in the area. People share their favourite pescatarian recipes, so you can cook and eat Hackney too.

Search for an ingredient or dish to source recipes for veggie and fish mains, puddings, breads, biscuits, cakes, sauces, jam, chutneys and drinks.

Many posts on this blog were written by Sally Schafer, aka Drink Hackney. Eat logo by Lucie Galand.

Helena Smith

writes and photographs Eat Hackney; she also created Inside Hackney, a free community guide to the borough which she writes, photographs and self-publishes.

eat |i:t|

NOUN put (food) into the mouth and chew and swallow it

VERB light food or snacks

ORIGIN Old English etan, of Germanic origin, from an Indo-European root shared by Latin edere and Greek edein