GBK Burger’s Chicken Ninja

Halal Status: only the Japanese panko fried chicken is halal (you can order that with any burger combo, not just the chicken burger menu) Surely London doesn’t lack any gourmet burgers nowadays. But back in 2001, the scenario was completely different. Three New Zealanders at the time decided to bring the concept of ‘gourmet burger’ […]

Band of Burgers Bricklane

Halal Status: Halal *This is an exclusive tasting session for potential new menu items. Dishes on this post may not be on the actual menu.  Last week I got invited by Halal Gems to attend a pre-opening tasting at Band of Burgers’ new branch in Bricklane. You have probably seen Band of Burgers before around […]


Halal status: Halal Burgeri is a gourmet burger brand and is a popular eatery in Doha, Qatar. It has recently just launched in London – to be precise, it’s at the very heart of London at Great Marlborough Oxford Circus, right opposite to Liberty. Unlike in Doha, this London branch would actually be the ‘flagship’ outlet for […]

Honest Burger, Honestly.

Halal Status: Non-Halal – Vegetarian Option (Chicken is halal at Tooting branch) I’ve actually tried Honest Burger a few years back. And honestly? Yes I thoroughly enjoyed that juicy Cheese Burger that I had back then – perfectly medium rare and proper juicy. However, I no longer get to enjoy that unless it is halal, which unfortunately Honest Burger isn’t […]

Amigos Burger

Halal status: Halal Amigos Burger has always caught my eye whenever I walk down Uxbridge road outside Westfield. It has this unique charm that makes it stand out from all other shops down the street. Inside the restaurant, there is one long table, a few seats by the window sill, and a couple of booths. […]

Burgista Bros

Halal Status: Halal Located along Uxbridge Road at Shepherd’s Bush, this new burger place stood out among the small local businesses around the area. Opening its first branch near the Westfield shopping mall, Burgista Bros has certainly chosen its location wisely to set the business in momentum. The interior and general design of the restaurant […]