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food allergies

13-Year-Old with Severe Dairy Allergy Dies After Classmate Puts Cheese Down His Shirt

A student was arrested shortly after the incident on suspicion of attempted murder.
Jelisa Castrodale
5 days ago
Fast Food

Toto's 'Africa' Is Playing On Loop in a London Burger King All Day Today

Bless the rains and eat your Whopper, too.
Hilary Pollack
8.7.18
Vegan

London Cafe Happily Ruins Our Day by Serving Cereal in an Avocado Carcass

Troll move... or just the actual worst thing ever?
Ian Burke
6.12.18
Cheese

Restaurant's Extra Charge for Grated Parmesan Triggers National Outcry in UK

One food writer was surprised to be billed for a sprinkle of Parmesan. The restaurant insists it did nothing wrong.
Mayukh Sen
4.26.18
Recipe

Three-Chili Squid

Combine an ancho chili mayo with fresh red chili salad and house-made chipotle oil for a spicy grilled squid dish you can even make while hungover.
Gabriel Pryce
3.20.18
WTF

These "Anti-Aging" Sandwiches Are Infuriating

A sandwich isn’t going to fight your wrinkles, no matter how many sweet potatoes you add.
Jelisa Castrodale
3.16.18
Cocktails

Poisonous Plants Are the Inspiration for These Intense Cocktails

Make an extraction one way and it could be a tonic; make it another and it could be toxic.
Johanna Derry
2.19.18
Restaurant Confessionals

What It’s Like as a Waitress to Watch Your Messy Valentine’s Day Tinder Date

Valentine’s Day is the same in every restaurant I’ve worked at but a couple of years ago, I watched one customer accidentally arrange two Tinder dates for the same night.
Anonymous
2.14.18
economics

Upscale London Restaurant Implements 'Surge Pricing'

Wanna dine at prime time? It's gonna cost ya.
Nick Rose
1.16.18
hangover cures

24 Easy Hangover Cures from Our Favorite Chefs from Across the Pond

Salt beef sandwiches? Spicy chicken wings? A really good roast? We’ve got it all.
Munchies Staff
12.27.17
MUNCHIES Guide to British Food

This 70-Year-Old Bar Landlady Has Served Pete Doherty, Nuns, and Dock Workers

Welcome back to Last Call, where we visit watering holes to collect life advice from their trusty barkeepers. In a special MUNCHIES Guide to British Food edition, we meet 70-year-old Sandra Esquilant at London's Golden Heart pub.
Josh Barrie
12.16.17
London

MUNCHIES Presents: Margot Henderson

In this short film about the life and work of one of London's most influential chefs, MUNCHIES follows Margot Henderson from her hidden restaurant—the Rochelle Canteen—to the Soho restaurants that helped make her career.
Margot Henderson
12.9.17