We recently launched a new dinner menu at our Earlsfield Canteen and it’s now available at our Battersea Canteen as well – click here to book in online or call us on 02072283260 (Battersea) or 02089440452 (Earlsfield). We’ve made things a little less burger-centric and we’re aiming to be a little broader in our offering, so we can cover moreREAD MORE >
With a new year, comes a time to pause and reflect, so we got to thinking, what should the Ben’s Canteen dinner menu look like? As a neighbourhood hangout, we cater for all sorts of occasions, be it a date night, a gathering with mates, a celebration, a catch up with your bestie, something a little different, taking your folks outREAD MORE >
Recently we launched our best ever brunch menu, a cracking new cocktail menu and now we’ve rolled out a new dinner menu and we’re super excited about it, as not only is it superb but it also really fits what the Canteen is all about; fun, relaxed and a bit different. The menu is pretty much split into 2 mainREAD MORE >
If you’ve been into the Canteen, during the day, recently you may have spotted Ben tucking into plate after plate of food (not that unusual some might say!). He undertook this arduous task so that you guys could enjoy a brand new dinner menu and it launches tonight. As it’s January and the economy is a stagnant beast we’ve workedREAD MORE >
It’s Jubilee time and we think it’s going to be just splendid. Here at Ben’s Canteen we’ve decided to celebrate by doing our famous brunch every day and then from 2pm we will be running a BBQ (no burnt sausages!). We’re particularly excited about the BBQ, here’s the menu (note, some items will be available for takeaway which you can take toREAD MORE >
When we set up the Canteen we always had a few core principles in mind, It should be super tasty We’ll use produce that you may otherwise have to journey into ‘town’ to have It should be relaxed It will be open all day We’ll serve seasonal British food And then there was one thing that we really wanted toREAD MORE >
When we cast our eye around the Canteen we often see business taking place. From fledgling new businesses coming to life via laptops (and our excellent Square Mile coffee) to successful property developers to local businesses entertaining clients and establishing future revenues. We love it and like the government we want to stimulate more growth in the economy. Here’s howREAD MORE >
With the arrival of the new year we thought it a rather good time to unveil our 2 courses for £10 lunches. You can choose from… Lunch from 12pm – 2 Courses for £10 Starters Smoked Eel Pate with Toasted Sourdough – £5.5 Soup of the Day with Crusty Bread – £4.5 Mains Sausage and Mash Pie – £8.5 RabbitREAD MORE >
At the Canteen we’re always looking for tasty new products and then we got to thinking about how cool it would be to match beers to our new winter menu… thus giving us a great excuse to bring in a whole range of great new beers! Here’s our beer matching list – we’d love to get your feedback and haveREAD MORE >
Ok so another busy day at the Canteen… we’ve finally assembled our World Cup Burger and it’s pretty damned mighty. We’ve sourced excellent beef patties from Dove, the Butcher on Northcote Road, and slammed two into a Flour Station bap. Then we picked on some smoked Montgomery Cheddar from Hamish Johnston (this is a total revelation to us at theREAD MORE >
Staff wine tasting in action... Lovely new, great value, wines are coming to your local Canteen!
This is Aussie Pete, our bar manager, and he has created the Ultimate G&T menu and this Easter they're all 2-4-1!! http://www.benscanteen.com/easter-weekend-offers-at-bens-canteen/
In need of a venue to celebrate with your mates? We can do drinks, nibbles and of course sit down meals, day and night in Earlsfield and Battersea - click through for more info and to start discussing your requirements.
You are welcome to take over our entire Battersea or Earlsfield Canteens to host your private event. There are no hire fees but depending on date and timings, a minimum spend can apply. We cater fo...
Easter at the Canteen is going to rock - we're doing 2-4-1 cocktails every night and there will be Bottomless Bubbles too!
We know that a lot of you will be heading out of town for the Easter weekend but for those of you staying, we've got some very good times waiting for you at both our Battersea and Earlsfield Cantee...
Some rather nice words about the Canteen and great pics from Pretty Hungry. Click through to check out the blog.
Need a venue for a drinks party? We have availability at our Earlsfield and Battersea Canteens - we also offer canapé and set menus, http://www.benscanteen.com/private-hire-2/
This weekend get involved in some mighty fine posh fried chicken, http://www.benscanteen.com/bookings/ Then give yourself the tough decision of having it with fries or sweet potato chips?
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Dinner at the Canteen is changing - we're making it a little lighter for you, http://www.benscanteen.com/something-a-little-lighter-for-dinner/
Check out the Cookies & Cream cake we just got in from @crumbsanddoilies. Rich chocolate sponge with a whipped cream and crushed Oreo filling, Oreo buttercream icing, melted chocolate topping and topped with Oreos. Grab your slice at our Battersea or Earlsfield Canteens. #dietcanstarttomorrow
Our Pulled Pork Bap is back! Monday nights only - get it with your choice of fries or sweet potato chips for just £7 as part of Meantime Mondays: http://www.benscanteen.com/meantime-mondays/
Sunday night #espressomartini club. #sundayfunday
Weekend brunch scene.
Your brunch scene.
Join us tonight for Steak Night and tuck into our awesome 38 Day Aged Shorthorn Ribeye Steak whilst sipping on Malbec.
We recently put Steak back on the menu at Ben's Canteen (part of our dinner menu evolution, we're going a little less burger-centric because we feel as your neighbourhood local we should cater for ...
We've refreshed the Ribs Night booze offering - £5 whiskey bourbon doubles ahoy!
Every Wednesday night is Ribs Night at our Battersea and Earlsfield Canteens. Join us from 5pm for tender, lip smackingly good ribs, alongside our regular dinner menu, on Wednesday Nights. We think they might just be the best in SW London but we’ll let you be the judge of that. Click here to book yo…
Eggs Pig Out isn't just for weekends. Oh no, we put pulled pork on muffins with poached eggs and slather them with hollandaise every day of the week from 9am.
Smashing out the espresso martinis for tonight's 2-4-1 cocktails (every Tuesday, from 5pm).
Coming soon to a Canteen near you: Hake with chorizo & chickpeas, chimmichurri and aioli. Mega tasty.
Got a celebration coming up? Big or small, we can host it, http://www.benscanteen.com/bookings/ #battersea #earlsfield
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Have yourself a lovely indulgent brunch today. Served until 5pm. #sundayfunday
If you're suffering a bit today, then this will sort you out.
We've teamed up with Fever Tree to produce our Ultimate G&T menu, http://www.benscanteen.com/ultimate-gin-tonic-menu/
8 gins, served Spanish style, like this Gin Mare & Tonic, with a Lemon Twist and Rosemary.
Celebrate the arrival of Spring with a G&T in hand.
http://www.benscanteen.com/ultimate-gin-tonic-menu/ 8 gins, served Spanish style, like this Gin Mare & Tonic, with a Lemon Twist and Rosemary. Celebrate the arrival of Spring with a G&T in hand.">
Your Thursday night food debate done. The mighty BC Burger: our unique umami laden beef patty topped with salt beef, smoked cheese and homemade burger sauce. Served with your choice of fries or sweet potato chips... See you soon!
You want a free dinner for you and your mates at the Canteen, right? Time to join our Loyalty Club.
Ben’s Canteen is a neighbourhood hangout and we love it when you guys come and hangout with us… and now we want to reward your loyalty in 2 ways. Stage 1 – Neighbourhood Regular Sign up online (using the form at the bottom of this page) and collect your loyalty stamp card from your local Canteen. E…
Thrilled that local celebrity Cake Maker, Eric Lanlard, included us in this Best Cheap Eats in London feature for Time Out.
As part of Time Out's guide to the 100 best cheap eats in London, we asked the capital's most revered chefs, bloggers, writers and restaurateurs for their favourite places to dine on a budget. Here are their top ten results