This year, Shrove Tuesday has crêped up on us fast and falls on Tuesday 5 March 2019. Here at #TeamCoco, we can’t flipping wait for what’s otherwise known as Pancake Day. London’s best restaurants are celebrating with an array of innovative menus with the very best pancake recipes. We’ve made your life easy peasy lemon squeezy by rounding the very best for you…
Pancake Day at Bluebird
For Pancake Day this year, Bluebird Chelsea and White City are having a pancake takeover for the day. On Tuesday 5 March join them for a six-level pancake tower drizzled in chocolate, bacon and egg pancake sandwich and bottomless pancakes and bubbles. This is definitely not for the faint hearted.
Bluebird Cafe Chelsea and White City are offering London’s the ultimate Pancake Day celebration, unlimited pancakes and bubbles. Get battered with stacks and stacks of pancakes and limitless toppings including marshmallows, chocolate sauce, maple syrup, candied pecan, berries and Nutella. To help wash all the buttery goodness down, Bluebird is offering unlimited prosecco to all those diners. We know where we will be next week…
Bottomless Pancakes and Bubbles – £30 for 2 hours of bottomless pancake and bubbles. Bookings from 4pm on Tuesday 5th March
Bluebird Chelsea, 350 King’s Rd, London SW3 5UU
Bluebird Cafe White City, Television Centre, Wood Lane, White City, London W12 7FR, UK
A Sri Lankan twist at Hoppers
Everyone’s favourite Sri Lankan restaurant in London will be cooking up a storm on Pancake Day. This year Hoppers the Sri Lankan restaurant will be serving the Jaggery Milk Hopper. A take on the classic Sri Lankan classic, this will be a sweet hopper filled with sugar and coconut.
From £5 per hopper
Hopper’s St Christopher’s Place | 77 Wigmore St, Marylebone, London W1U 1QE
Hopper’s Soho | 49 Frith St, Soho, London W1D 4SG
A taste of the Highlands
Scottish sensations Mac & Wild are bringing a taste of the Highlands to London for Pancake Day with the supreme Ben Haggis Pancake Mountain and The 8 Stack Mac. Flipping back to their roots on Tuesday 5 March, Mac & Wild will be serving up Scotland’s finest delicacies, with a sixteen layered pancake tower of Haggis Mac and Cheese for main course and finishing with an decadent deep fried mars bar pancake stack, covered with a Whisky Caramel Sauce, for the ultimate indulgence this Shrove Tuesday.
Mac & Wild Great Titchfield Street | 65 Great Titchfield Street, London W1W 7PS
Mac & Wild Devonshire Square | 9A Devonshire Square, London EC2M 4YN
Celebrate the French way
This year to celebrate Pancake Day Le Pont de la Tour, overlooking the River Thames, will be serving the traditional French dessert of Crêpes Suzette. The Grand Marnier will be poured on top and the crêpes will be flambeed in the middle of the restaurant to give a theatrical element to the day.
In keeping with the conventional French dish, Le Pont de la Tour create a sauce of caramelized sugar, butter, tangerine juice and zest which is drizzled over the crêpes before the Grand Marnier finishes it off.
Crêpes Suzette £9.50 | Le Pont de la Tour, 36D Shad Thames, London, SE1 2YE
Pancake platters at Bunga Bunga
Pizza powerhouse, Bunga Bunga Battersea is swapping the oven in for a frying pan this Pancake Day, offering diners deliciozo pancake platters inspired by Pisa. On Tuesday 5 March, Bunga Bunga Battersea will be serving up Italiano style pancakes including savoury starters, a Tiramisu Tier and even a Maple Syrup Negroni special. Grazi mille Bunga Bunga!
Diners will be able to indulge in super soft pancakes this Shrove Tuesday, starting with savoury pancakes topped with Parma ham, rocket and parmesan, followed by a Tiramisu stack.
Bunga Bunga Battersea
37 Battersea Bridge Road | London | SW11 3BA