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Are You Coming to #Streeteatsfest 2019, This Year It’s Brought to You by Amaliah & Halal Gems

by in Identity on 28th March, 2019

Halloumi Chips with pomegranate molasses

This Easter Weekend in April we will be bringing you the 3rd edition of Street Eats, the Halal Gems flagship food festival. For three days we will be taking over the iconic Old Spitalfields Market, bringing you London’s biggest street food festival on Friday 19th April to Sunday 21st April.

We’re back with some of our favorites from last year plus more new traders including everything from the best in Venezuelan cuisine and hot dogs to the best jollof rice in town … and of course, back by popular demand, there will be burgers.

We will be giving away money to spend at this year’s festival, to be in with a chance to win, follow us on Instagram @halalgems.

Street Eats provides an inclusive space where great food is the heart of it. Come and join a vibrant and community-led event for 3 days!

Buy £1 Wristbands which give you discounts across food vendors!

We will continue to encourage Food businesses to donate surplus food to Sufra Food Bank & Kitchen for this year.

We’ve decided to add a little Amaliah Soul to the event and have added a few extras, so whilst you eat your food and get to know people we will be bringing you entertainment.

Here’s the line up:

Friday 19th April

Amaliah Soul Sessions

We open doors at 12pm and close at 9pm, We will be ready to meet you all over food and drink, we’ve also decided that Amaliah Soul Session is coming on the road with us and we will be bring you Soul Sessions with founders of Amaliah.com Nafisa & Selina Bakkar. So get ready to grab some food, find a spot and join the session. Here’s a little look at our recent Soul sessions, Amaliah Safe space which was an initiative to bring Muslim women together after the recent New Zealand incidents which affected us all.

Buy £1 Wristbands which give you discounts across food vendors!

Time to be confirmed

Saturday 20th April

 In conversation with Asma Khan

Darjeeling Express founder, and Indian chef, Asma Khan is said to be the first chef from Britain that has appeared on the Netflix show Chef’s Table which we will be screening at #Streeteatsfest.

Buy £1 Wristbands which give you discounts across food vendors!

A conversation with Asma who will be with us on the day!

Sunday 21st April

We are hoping for this to be one for the kids because they need a little entertainment too! Entertainer TBC. Children under 16 years old do not need a ticket for any day.

Buy £1 Wristbands which give you discounts across food vendors!

Chosen Charity for the day

Sufra NW London works on the front-line in the fight against hunger and poverty whilst also offering a wide range of services and community-based activities that empower individuals and families to overcome impoverishment and social isolation.

We will continue to encourage Food businesses to donate surplus food to Sufra Food Bank & Kitchen for this year. 

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Halal Gems is the UK's largest halal dining platform. We're here to try and make halal food symbolize something amazing. We even have a halal manifesto and why not subscribe to our magazine which is free to download and showcases the very best of halal food, chefs, and restaurants. If you're looking for a restaurant near you, our Restaurant Finder App will help, and for foodie guides on the best places to eat.