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

What not to miss at London Coffee Festival 2019

Head down to The Old Truman Brewery from 28-31 March to find out what's been brewing in the capital's vibrant coffee scene at this year's London Coffee Festival

Ooty, Marylebone: restaurant review

Baker Street newcomer Ooty has brought a sophisticated and subtle taste of India's southern cuisine to the capital

What to eat, drink and do in London this weekend: first weekend of March

Make the most of your weekend with this wonderful guide to what to eat, drink and do in the capital in the first weekend of March

Angelina, Dalston: restaurant review

Tokyo meets Turin at this trendy Dalston restaurant serving up a tasting menu that carefully melds together the niceties of Italian and Japanese cuisine

The Foodism guide to... challah bread and the best places to buy it in London

This challah bread explainer includes: all you’ve ever wanted to know about the traditional Jewish bread, the best bakeries to find it in London and... marriage advice?

What to eat, drink and do in London: last weekend of February

Make the most of your weekend with this wonderful guide to what to eat, drink and do in the capital during the last weekend of February

Where to find London's finest pub grub

Pints? Pies? Sustainable British produce? That's pretty much the holy trinity, if you ask us. These quality pubs are just as capable of filling your stomach as they are quenching your insatiable thirst

Where to find London's best Lebanese food

There's much more to Lebanese food than late-night kebabs. Here are some of the best restaurants and cafés serving up the finest dishes the Middle Eastern region has to offer

What to eat, drink and do in London: third weekend of February

Make the most of your weekend with this wonderful guide to what to eat, drink and do in the capital during the third weekend of February

Din Tai Fung, Covent Garden: restaurant review

This world-famous Taiwanese institution has brought its seductively good xiao long bao soup dumplings to Covent Garden's ever-expanding dining scene

The Foodism guide to... pizza and all its different styles

Along with the help of a bonafide pizza expert, we've created a guide to help you get to know the planet's varied styles of pizza. From deep-dish to Detroit-style, we've got you covered

Where to pick up the best pizza by-the-slice in London

London might not trump New York when it comes to the single dollar price, but here are some great outlets where you can buy pizza by the individual slice

11 of London’s best doughnuts (and where to buy)

You can keep your Olympic rings. We’ll stick to the sport of shovelling doughnut rings from the likes of Doughnut Time and Rinkoff Bakery down our gullet

The best food shows and films to watch on Netflix if you love food

Already worked your way through every episode of Chef's Table? Still hungry for more? Click for the best food shows on Netflix

The best Filipino food joints in London

Here's your guide on where to find food and flavours from the Philippines in the capital. From adobo to sisig, these are the places to get your fill of that Asian island cuisine

Alternative London brunches to try out this weekend

A range of weekend eating options to take you outside of your smashed avocado on toast and bright, oozy egg comfort zone

Our favourite London terraces and rooftops

Looking for a spot to enjoy that big old yellow thing in the sky? We highly recommend you check out these sun-kissed outdoor spots

The finest food and drink merch to get your hands on

Want to rep your favourite restaurants with some merchandise that's actually decent? You've come to the right place, my friend...

12 of London's best basement bars

If you know, you know. Increase your cool points tenfold and tuck into some excellent cocktails at these secluded subterranean haunts