The best food in the world is no longer confined to the dining rooms of fine dining restaurants. In many cases food trucks, hawker stalls and roadside shacks offer quick, affordable and incredibly tasty dishes that best represent a particular cuisine. Discover more about street food, where the best stalls can be found and how it's become one of our favourite ways to eat out.

Street food

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Like Singapore, can the UK expect to see street food stalls included in future Michelin guides?
Like Singapore, can the UK expect to see street fo...
Like Singapore, can the UK expect to see street food stalls included in future Michelin guides?
by Izzy Burton
10 August 2016
After two Singapore street food stalls were each awarded a Michelin star, Izzy Burton takes a look at whether the same thing could happen here in the UK.
The complete street guide to Rio's contemporary Carioca cuisine
The complete street guide to Rio's contemporary fo...
The complete street guide to Rio's contemporary food scene
by Lara Espirito Santo
02 June 2016
Brazilian chef Lara Espirito Santo travels to Rio de Janeiro to discover a city in the midst of a culinary revolution, seeking out the restaurants at the forefront of this exciting new food scene.
A guide to poké and the street food of Hawaii
A guide to poke and the street food of Hawaii
A guide to poke and the street food of Hawaii
by Tom Wildman
26 May 2016
Poke is poised to hit the UK in a big way this summer, but what actually is it and where can you get it? Read on to find out more about one of the year’s most talked about dishes, as well as other delicacies found on the streets of Hawaii.
Ten Brazilian street foods to try
The ten best Brazilian street foods to make at hom...
The ten best Brazilian street foods to make at home
by Clare Gazzard
11 April 2016
Clare Gazzard looks at the ten most popular street foods in Brazil, from smoky grilled meats to fried bitesize morsels.
The ten best food trucks in Los Angeles
The ten best food trucks in Los Angeles
The ten best food trucks in Los Angeles
by Katie Smith
05 April 2016
Katie Smith takes a look at LA's favourite mobile eateries, found parked up on street corners outside offices or taking part in dedicated food truck festivals, from the east to the west side.
A Chef's Guide to Food in Calcutta
A journey through time in Calcutta
A journey through time in Calcutta
by Alfred Prasad
26 February 2016
Alfred Prasad travels to Calcutta to discover the local delicacies, history and rich culture of the sprawling Indian city, uncovering dishes from Anglo-Indian and Indo-Chinese communities, as well as street food favourites sold throughout Bengal.