Throughout June, Connaught Village will be hosting a World Food Journey offering foodies the opportunity to taste some culinary delights from all over the world without leaving London.
The World Food Journey will be made up of cuisine from Europe, The Middle East and South America, with the following restaurants in Connaught Village offering a small, signature dish throughout the whole of June: Abasto, Assal Patisserie, Bombay Palace, Buchanans Cheesemonger, Colbeh, Connaught Cellars, Saint Aymes, Le Pain Quotidien and Stuzzico.
Pick and choose your own world food trail, try a couple of dishes or treat your taste buds to the complete trip around the world throughout the month. You easily could visit two restaurants in one hour or visit six in three hours.
Here is our recommended trail:
Abasto – 55 – 57 Connaught Street
Argentinian – Empanadas Gourmet Menu – £8.95
Three homemade Argentinian pasties served with a side salad. Choose from nine flavours
Bombay Palace – 50 Connaught Street
Indian – Street Food – £7.00
Chicken Kathi Roll – tandoori skewer roasted kebabs wrapped in paratha bread
Colbeh – 8 Porchester Place
Persian bread and selection of dips – from £5.50
Dips include Mirza Ghassemi, Kashke Bademjan, Tzatziki and Hummus
Connaught Cellars – 8 Porchester Place
Three wine flight – £10pp
Sample three different wines from Provence where you can taste the sunshine of the South of France
Stuzzico – 24 Kendal Street
Italian – Burrata d’Andria – £11.75
Homemade burrata with rocket and cherry tomatoes
Le Pain Quotidien – 30-31 Kendal Street
Organic Lentil and Avocado Salad – £10.45
Freshly shaved fennel, raw slaw, chickpeas and basil vinaigrette
Buchanans Cheesemonger – 5a Porchester Place
Artisan Cheese Platter – £12.00
Cheese platter of four cheeses selected from the deli counter, served with biscuits and chutney
Many of the restaurants and cafés offer al-fresco dining so you can enjoy the summer weather, but you could also take away your dishes and drinks to create your own gourmet hamper to be enjoyed in Hyde Park, just a few minutes walk away.
This is not a ticketed event. Each restaurant welcomes walk-ins, although booking is advised over busy service periods with the individual restaurants/cafés.