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 >
At Ben’s Canteen we’re relatively prolific on Twitter (@benscanteen) and with this in mind we want to offer a reward to those who have to put up with our babbling. So on Mondays we’re going to offer a free meal for two. How to claim Follow us on Twitter Every Monday Tweet “I want a free meal for 2 @benscanteen”READ MORE >
Before we get onto tonight’s dinner (which features a new dish) we just wanted to confirm the rumours that Brewed Boy will be manning the contact grill tomorrow night and serving up some tasty tapas. Look out for grilled chorizo and manchego, black pudding and quail’s egg, aubergine caponata with goat’s cheese on toast and a herb tortilla. We’ll alsoREAD MORE >
Get on the rose this sunny Thursday night. Sachetto: zesty - juicy - dry strawberries.
Brunch late this weekend and we'll give you bottomless bubbles - click through for details. Offer applies to both Battersea and Earlsfield.
Some red in the rack for Ribs Night, http://www.benscanteen.com/ribs-night/ Available from 5pm at both Battersea and Earlsfield.
Whether you had an epic or average weekend, tell a mate all about it tonight and take advantage of our little offer.
At Ben’s Canteen we like to offer our customers value as well as super tasty food and drink. With this in mind, if you book for dinner between 5 and 7pm Mon-Sun then we will offer you 2 courses for £15 and a free drink.
Get all our burgers (including our new Kimchi Beef Burger) for less quids tonight with the Sunday Night Saver, http://www.benscanteen.com/offers/
This weekend, party with pink bubbles. Sachetto, Pinot Grigio Blush Spumante: Juicy - Ripe Strawberry - Cream. Book in for Battersea or Earlsfield here, http://www.benscanteen.com/bookings/
Some very nice words about our new K-Town Burger from our favourite burger blogger. Remember, it's available to munch every day from 5pm in Battersea and Earlsfield, book in here, http://www.benscanteen.com/bookings/
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Thursday Night Party Wine - In Your Neighbourhood: San Marzano, 'Falo'. A cracking wine to celebrate with, especially at just £24.50. Zesty - Summer Memories - Sea Saltiness. Verdeca, Puglia, Italy.
Fresh on the blog: Arm Candy In Your Neighbourhood. At a recent brunch we checked out what you guys are sporting on your arms for the latest edition of Canteen Style.
We were so impressed with your Canteen Style when we hit up the St John’s Hill Canteen last time, so one sunny Sunday afternoon recently, we got our camera out once more to photograph all the arm candy at the Canteen.
We were pretty damned excited to be featured in Monday's Emerald Street.
Fresh on the blog: a photo essay by our friend Alex Scott-Douglas on the Swimming Pools of Europe. We never knew there were so many beautiful pools out there - click through to check them out.
Here at Ben’s Canteen we like to share stories and ideas… so, when we got chatting to our friend Alex Scott-Douglas at a mate’s wedding in France, we realised she had a story, well more of a photo essay/project, that we really wanted to share with you guys on our blog. Over to you Alex…
Our kitchens in Battersea and Earlsfield serve until 11pm on Saturday nights - giving you more time to munch our Big Juicy Burgers.
Thank you Bar 366 Earlsfield The Earlsfield The Wandle | EarlsfieldBen's Canteen Mel's Cafe Bar - Earlsfield for popping in and showing your support last night #earlsfield #thelanecommunity
Your customers will love this, a mobile app installed on them phone, where they can see all your new offers and deals. Don't think twice and order now!!! ***BEST OFFER - £50 only***
For this evening's Ribs Night (http://benscanteen.com/ribs-night/), if you don't fancy a cocktail then you should have a drop of this French Malbec. Smooth - Ripe - Savoury - Juicy Prunes.
A cracking 'Daily Drop' to be imbibed at the Canteen: Finca Cobatos. Totally crisp and dry - vibrant - beautifully fresh. #godello #spain #monterrei. Banging quality for £25 a pop.
Making weekend plans? This Sunday it's the St John's Hill Festival - you should go!
Delighted to be featured in Mr Hyde's Urban Carnivore section yesterday, http://www.mrhyde.com/email/2014-08-27/the-national-burger-day-menu
Fresh on our blog - meet one of London's hottest new fashion designers.
Interview with Ben's Canteen favourite and fashion designer Rakel Bloom.
It's #nationalburgerday which means you guys can get 20% off your bill tonight, http://nationalburgerday.co.uk/ And for us, it means we scored a feature in the Mr Hyde newsletter, http://www.mrhyde.com/email/2014-08-27/the-national-burger-day-menu What a cracker of a Wednesday!
Fresh on the blog: how we started putting together our new Canteen in Earlsfield.
Back around February, we took the keys to 422 Garratt Lane, at this time we asked our friend and professional food, event and restaurant photographer, The Gaztronome, to document the process of turning the space into Ben’s Canteen, Earlsfield. In the … Continue reading →
Don't cook tonight - keep the long weekend holiday going by joining us for dinner and taking advantage of our little offer: 2 courses for £15 and a free drink. Offer includes our awesome new beef burger: the K-Town... kimchi is the future!
From 5pm tonight get all of our burgers for less quids with our Sunday Night Saver - includes our Carnival special: Jerk Pulled Pork, Chilli Pineapple and Mango Salsa (pictured) and the new K-Town: BC Beef Patty, Kimchi, Spicy Korean Ketchup and Pickled Cucumber & Ginger.
Sunday nights – sometimes you just want some easy, comfort food at a good price. With this in mind we’ve created the Sunday Night Saver (to save you money, rescue you from the Sunday night blues and to make you … Continue reading →
Friday night tipple: Adega de Pegos. Juicy - Creamy Vanilla - Oak Character. Portuguese wine is cracking.
Fresh on the blog: Ten Things We Love About Rakel Blom.
Interview with Ben's Canteen favourite and fashion designer Rakel Bloom.