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Food in London
While England used to be famous for its Sunday roast dinners, simple pub staples and fish and chips, London has now become one of the foodie capitals of the world, offering cuisines that are both international and eclectic.
The food culture in London is very much a trendsetting culture, with conversations about food a frequent occurrence among Londoners. The British public house (or ‘pub’) still features highly on the London food scene, but where pub food was traditionally basic and filling, it’s now increasingly of the ‘gastro-pub’ variety, with high-quality food prepared with a bit more flair by talented chefs. In a gastro-pub, for example, a traditional fish-and-chip dinner eaten out of newspaper wrapping has become a ‘London-brewed-beer-battered line caught cod and triple-cooked, hand-cut chips, served with pea puree’...