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Lucas Oakeley

Editorial Assistant

Lucas is Foodism's Editorial Assistant. He enjoys piña coladas, getting caught in the rain, and regularly eating his body weight in cured meat. He must be stopped. 

Lucas Oakeley's articles

Don't miss: 16 things to eat, drink and do in London this Bank Holiday weekend

Searching for fun things to do in London this weekend? Click for 16 of the best pop ups, places and plans to book ASAP on foodism.co.uk.

Levan, Peckham: restaurant review

Peckham’s got a powerhouse in Levan: an à la mode restaurant that delivers spades of excellent food alongside a relaxed and easy-going vibe

16 of the best sustainable restaurants in London

Want to feel less guilty about going out to eat while the planet around us falls apart at its seams? Make sure your breakfast, lunch or dinner is sustainable by visiting one of our favourite eco-conscious restaurants in London

Don't miss: 20 things to eat, drink and do in London this weekend: 16-18 August

Searching for fun things to do in London this weekend? Click for 20 of the best pop ups, places and plans to book ASAP on foodism.co.uk.

From Russia with grub: exploring the food scene in St Petersburg, Suzdal and Moscow

Shaped by both traditional practices and new political policies, Russia’s food is a reflection of the country’s past and present, as enlightening as it is enjoyable

The best Indian restaurants in London at every price point

Navigating from high-end dishes at Bombay Bustle and Tamarind to affordable eats from the YMCA, this guide should help you discover the finest Indian eateries in London no matter what your budget may be

Don't miss: 15 things to eat, drink and do in London this weekend: 9-11 August

Searching for fun things to do in London this weekend? Click for 15 of the best pop ups, places and plans to book ASAP on foodism.co.uk.

Don't miss: 19 things to eat, drink and do in London this weekend: 2-4 August

Searching for fun things to do in London this weekend? Click for 18 of the best pop ups, places and plans to book ASAP on foodism.co.uk.

Your ultimate guide: where to eat and drink in Spitalfields

From street food at Old Spitalfields Market to a smart casual dining experiences at Blixen and St John Bread and Wine, Spitalfields is an area full of great food and drink that's just aching to be explored.

BAO, Borough: restaurant review

Cocktails? Karaoke? Cloud-like gua bao? As the latest outlet from the BAO restaurant group, this Borough Market restaurant delivers a Taiwanese eating experience.

Don't miss: 18 things to eat, drink and do in London this weekend: 23-25 July

Searching for fun things to do in London this weekend? Click for 18 of the best pop ups, places and plans to book ASAP on foodism.co.uk.

London Larder: The Can-D Food Co.’s candied smoked salmon

We're chowing down on some sweet and satisfying candied smoked salmon from The Can-D Food Co.

Dough, dough good: 22 of the best London pizza joints

Get a slice of the action at the most mouth-watering London pizza places, from Naples' own L'Antica Pizzeria da Michele to New York-style pizzas from Voodoo Ray's

35 of London's best potato dishes

From restaurants that specialise in mashed potatoes to those serving the best chips you'll ever eat, London is full of some excellent potato-based dishes. To help you make sure your spuds are always spectacular, we've written this guide to the best potato dishes in London

Nobu Matsuhisa on kitchen etiquette and being a celebrity chef

We sat down with chef Nobu Matsuhisa at the Fairmont Monte Carlo to find out what it takes to run one of the world’s most prestigious and profitable restaurant empires

Tired of googling 'Shepherd's Bush restaurants'? Here's your guide on where to eat (and drink) in W12

Scroll the 20 best Shepherd's Bush restaurants, hand-picked for you by the Foodism team, including Bush Hall, Jasmine, Ochi and more

Jeow Jeow, Soho: restaurant review

At its temporary home at Soho pub The Sun and 13 Cantons, Jeow Jeow is intent on serving traditional plates of Thai cuisine while adding its own unique and eclectic spin on proceedings

Don't miss: 19 things to eat, drink and do in London this weekend: 16-18 July

Searching for fun things to do in London this weekend? Click for 19 of the best pop ups, places and plans to book ASAP on foodism.co.uk.

The Foodist: Heard of the Impossible Burger? What you need to know about plant-based buns

With London outlets like Honest Burgers and Halo Burger now serving the Impossible Burger - a plant-based Beyond Meat patty - it doesn't matter whether you like them or not: the trend for 'bleeding' meat-free burgers is going nowhere

Don't miss: 17 things to eat, drink and do in London this weekend: 10-12 July

Searching for fun things to do in London this weekend? Click for 17 of the best pop ups, places and plans to book ASAP on foodism.co.uk.