03 Jan 2018
It’s that time of year, the festive bubble has burst, the ‘new year new you’ stuff is already wearing thin, and pay day is still a long way away. Fortunately, help is at hand. Add some spice and inject some middle eastern sunshine to 2018 with 50% off all food on weekdays throughout January at Crocker’s Folly, St. John’s Wood.
There’s no need to stay inside if you’re worried about spending the money – we all love a bargain, especially when we’re eating out and tucking in to some good food. Surround yourself with the decadence and beauty of this north London Gin Palace as you tuck into piles of mezze dishes, spiced meats, beautiful breads and beautifully seasoned fresh vegetable dishes for a fraction of the price. Start with pumpkin kibbeh, deep fried croquettes of pumpkin and bulgur wheat with a delicately spiced filling, or maqaneq, mini lamb sausages, pan-friend with fresh lemon, butter and pomegranate molasses.
Follow the first course with mains of charcoal grilled meats or the delicious Koussa warak inab and stuffed aubergine, vine leaves, courgette and aubergine stuffed with rice, minced meat and parsley, cooked with lemon juice. Accompany your dishes with in-house-made breads and pastries from the bakery, and tuck in.
After an indulgence December, a month of half-price food in this beautiful setting is just what you need to start your year right.
24 Aberdeen Place, St. John’s Wood NW8 8JR