Mr Bao is bringing together SE15’s most loved restaurants and food spots to celebrate Peckham’s vibrant food scene while giving back to the local community.

For one weekend only, seventeen of Peckham’s restaurants – from old institutions to the latest openings – will join forces to offer never-seen-before £8 specials on each of their menus, with £1 for each special donated to Peckham Pantry: a membership community food club that supports low income families.

Participating restaurants and their £8 specials include:

● Mr Bao: Lobster and Prawn Roll Bao with wasabi mayo, apple, pickled
kohlrabi, crispy shallot and lime
● Peckham Cellars: Scallops with spicy chorizo and cauliflower purèe
● Café Britaly: Classic spag bol and chips

● Levan: French Toast with mortadella and Exmoor caviar
● Bar Levan: Miso Devilled Eggs with Nori, Togarashi, and Caviar
● Whole Beast: Smoked & dredged Nashville hot chicken Drumstick, coal
roasted potato salad, bread & butter, pickles
● Taca Taco: Taco Gobernador Mulita – A grilled cheese shrimp & cactus
taco sandwich with Mexican devilled spice shrimp, melted Monterey Jack
cheese, and grilled cactus, sandwiched between crispy tortillas
● Janda Diner: Nasi Goreng – Janda Hawker-style surf and turf fried rice,
light yet packed with aromatic vegetable flavours
● Taquiza: Chile rellenos – prawn and chorizo stuffed chillies, lime zest,
chipotle and garlic butter
● Flygerians: Burritos with options of jollof, chicken, beef, or efo riro
● Funkidory:‘Cool in the Pool’ cocktail – Lillet Blanc, Ginger Cordial,
Elderflower Liqueur, served frozen with a sprinkle of lime zest
● Nola: Parma ham and apple bagel
● 081 Pizzeria: Diavola 2.0 (tomato sauce, spicy salame, mozzarella ,
nduja) and Margherita (tomato sauce, mozzarella, basil, Parmesan and evo
● Artusi: Olive Oil cake with peaches
● Rye Lane Bagels: smoked salmon and cream cheese
● Kudu and Reuben’s Reubens: Specials to be announced, @daddybao |, @mrbao |, @masterbao

About Peckham Pantry

Peckham Pantry is part of Pecan’s food service and is a member-based social supermarket that can make your money stretch further. Customers pay £4.50 per shop and can access fresh fruit and vegetables, including store cupboard favourites to the value of £15 or more. Peckham Pantry at 49-53 Peckham Park Road, SE15 6TU is open Monday-Saturdays and Pantry at St Luke’s Church,Chandler Way, SE15 6DT is open on Wednesdays from 11am-2pm.

Photo: Fabiano Latham