Flippin' good pancakes

Tuesday 28th February is Pancake Day, so we've picked our top 10 places to get stacked for Shrove Tuesday...

Black Forest pancakes at German Gymnasium

German Gymnasium is shaking things up this Pancake Day and serving guests a bountiful Bavarian version of the classic crêpe. Gorge on a Black Forest fruit and chocolate pancake priced at just £8, what a sweet way to end February!

Nordic luxury at Aster:

Aster, the hottest new Nordic restaurant to hit London, is adding a touch of Scandi love (or hygge) to Shrove Tuesday this year. Guests can feast on a perfect Nordic Potato Pancake for breakfast, served with fresh mushrooms, a hen's egg and a rich béarnaise sauce. 

A tropical touch at Avenue

The Americans love a good pancake, it’s no surprise then that Avenue in St James's is taking it to tropical extremes this Pancake Day. Think big-boy banana pancakes, salted caramel ice cream, chocolate fudge sauce or zesty passion fruit Crêpe soufflé with vanilla sauce.

Double Decadence at Le Pont de la Tour

Not only is Le Pont de la Tour providing its amazing French-inspired Crêpes Suzettes this Pancake Day, but it's offering a paired glass of Juraçon ‘La Magendia’ Lapeyre dessert wine at just £15! Their crêpes will be served hot with a wonderful sugar, orange juice and Grand Marnier liqueur sauce poured over to flambé. 

Get stacked at Paternoster Chop House

Head to Paternoster Chop House for not one, not two, but three, mouth-watering pancakes on its specially crafted Pancake Day menu. Choose from toppings such as, blueberries and maple syrup, Grand Marnier with blood orange and vanilla ice cream, or roasted gammon and maple syrup. It's going to be stacks of fun!  

Swedish semla at 100 Wardour St

Celebrate Shrove Tuesday a little differently this year and enjoy a delicious Semla with a hot drink available all day in the Bar & Lounge at 100 Wardour Street. Paying homage to Head Chef Jonas Karlsson’s hometown, they are celebrating the day of indulgences with a traditional sweet roll available for £6.50.

Savour it at Blueprint Café 

Blueprint Café is taking the savoury route this Pancake Day, indulge in its chicken and sweetcorn offering whilst you take in that famous view! 

A pancake feast at Bluebird

Head to Chelsea this Shrove Tuesday for a pancake menu to beat all pancake menus at Bluebird. Savour buckwheat pancakes with smoked salmon tartare, pea shoots and lemon or stick with tradition and devour a chocolate, peanut butter and banana combo. Either way, you know it's going to be good. 

Holy crêpe! at New Street Grill

New Street Grill has ditched the banana and chocolate classic combos and brand new Executive Chef, Lawrence Keogh, has dived straight in with something infinitely more decadent. If a sweetcorn with foie gras and port reduction pancake at £18.50 won’t make you feel fulfilled, we’re not sure what will!

Under the sea at Fish Market

Dazzle your taste buds this Pancake Day with the finest seafood pancakes at Fish Market. Totally unique, this is one pancake for the pescatarians! Feast on a unique combination of sensational seafood, iced grapes and butter sauce - this is not to be missed! (Especially at just £15.50).

Pancake parcels at Plateau

Head to Plateau in Canary Wharf this pancake day for some delicious caramelised apple aumeniere pancakes with a twist! Available in the Restaurant for £9.50.

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