It’s treats all the way this Halloween on Tiny Table. Whether it’s seasonal pumpkin spiced sweet treats or bone-chilling bao buns, our pick of the most fangtastic family food around London is right here…
Shoryu X Gudetama – Spooktacular Haunted House Experience
For those not in the know Gudetama is a cartoon character and pal of Hello Kitty. If you’re looking to swap the chills for cute overload this Halloween head to Shoryu Ramen this October. Famed for it’s authentic tonkotsu ramen, there’s no need to noodle when it comes to feeding this kids this Halloween. Shoryu X Gudetama’s spooktacular haunted house experience and 3 course set menu* serves up a spine-tingling feast for just £24. Enjoy an orange pumpkin bun, bone-in pork rib ramen and chillingly cute graveyard chocolate mousse to name just a few! There’s no tricking here, just tasty treats for the whole family. *Available at their New Oxford Street brand only.
84 New Oxford Street, London, WC1A 1HB
Monster Munch at Hoxton Street Monster Supplies
No, not the natty crisp snack from our childhood, but an emporium in the heart of Hackney dedicated to selling bespoke and everyday items for the living, dead and undead. A little freaked out? We were too! Hoxton Street Monster Supplies was established in 1818, though the exact details of why, and by whom, have tragically been lost to history. In 2010, after closing for a much-needed refurbishment, they re-opened our doors. We pride ourselves on being London’s, and quite possibly the world’s, only purveyor of quality goods for monsters of every kind. So if you’re on the hunt for a pack of petrified mice, a can of the collywobbles or a tin of zombie fresh mints, finally you know where to come! Oh and don’t forget that all important fang floss after indulging in all those sweet toasted bone chunks.
159 Hoxton Street London, N1 6PJ
Chin Chin Lab’s Pumpkin 5 Spice Supreme
Hailed at ‘the future of ice cream’ by The Observer, Chin Chin Labs keep going from strength to strength with their blend of science and snap-worthy ice creams. Hand churning with liquid nitrogen and embracing organic ingredients, if you’re out to treat the kids to a corker of an ice cream, look no futher. Both the Camden and Soho branches of Chin Chin Labs are rolling out the orange carpet this Halloween with their Pumpkin 5 Spice seasonal flavour. Vegan, a vivacious orange and supremely smooth. Top with wiggly worms for an extra crunch and a cloud of marshmallow fluff! From £4.45 and available 1-31 October.
Ghoulish Goodies from Meringue Girls
If you’re throwing a Halloween bash for the brood but on the hunt for sweet treats with a twist, The Meringue Girls are a go-to! From bags of mini monster eyes perfect for going-home goodies to pintsized pumpkin spiced macarons, unctuous dark chocolate & peanut butter brownies – seriously squidgy and topped with super cute ‘n spooky mini meringue ghosts, these sinfully scrumptious sweet treats are certain to send other mamas green with envy. Oh and if you want to go all OUT…just look at this Day of the Dead Pavlova! Two skull shaped meringue layers sandwiched together with a vanilla and mascarpone whipped cream, studdedwith fresh fruits and lots of edible flowers.
Shop Meringue Girl’s Halloween treats here
The Potion Room at Cutter and Squidge
Purveyors of the much sought after Biskie, Cutter and Squidge invite you to the Potion Room at the Cutter & Squidge Soho – a secret School of Wizarding Alchemy and bewitching teatime fun. Delicious food and magical potions combine at their new afternoon tea just in time for witching season! As a wizard-in-the-making, you will be invited to join their Potion Master to learn some of his secrets in an immersive experience, whilst enjoying a family feast for all senses. Parents can sip on on Galaxy Juice infused with unicorn tear tea whilst little ones can enjoy Pumpkin Juice. Rock cakes laden with blood curdling jam, glowing amber butterscotch biskies and a whole load of magical surprises await. Wheat-free, dairy-free and vegetarian options of the tea are also available. Nab your tickets here. Whilst you’re there don’t forget to pick up your batch of Cookie Monster and Bewitched Cauldron Biskies!
20 Brewer St, Soho, W1F 0SJ
Sweet Shivers at Peggy Porshen
If gruesome green is just not your colour, why not think pink this Halloween – yes, that’s right we said PINK! With spells cast and potions brewed, enter the dreamy world of Peggy Porschen this Halloween and expect to be spellbound by a playful and sophisticated collection of pink pumpkins, sugar white ghosts and marshmallow spider webs. Here you will find black velvet lurking under ‘Peggy Pink’ buttercream and tempting sweet treats to ensure a picture perfect celebration come October 31st.
219 King’s Road, Chelsea, SW3 5EJ
Halloween Hits Fortnum & Mason
A spine-tingling chill has descended on Piccadilly, and the ghouls are swirling at the doors of Fortnum and Mason for the shop is brimming with so much supernatural energy this Halloween that somebody needs to get a good exorcist down there pronto. Preferably an exorcist who likes a good party with many delicious things to eat! Whether you’re looking to up your trick-or-treat game or satisfy the tastes of a monstrously eclectic guest list – after all, vampires and ghosts have decidedly different dietary habits – it is essential to be prepared with all manner of devourable delights. Dish out the likes of Milk Chocolate Coffin with White Chocolate Bones and Milk Chocolate Coated Pumpkin Spiced Caramel Popcorn, and you will be unable to distinguish between screams of horror and shrieks of delight. On Sunday 27th October, kids can join Fortnum’s for a Pumpkin Carving event, where you can create your own spooky-faced jack-o-lantern with the assistance of an expert – yes, there really are pumpkin carving experts. Oh and whilst you’re there be sure to indulge in something wicked at The Parlour.
181 Piccadilly, W1A 1ER
Oh Hey There Pumpkin
Dominique Ansel never fails to disappoint when it comes to serving ip a seasonal Cronut. This October be sure to nip in for a taste of their October Cronut® – a Pecan & Pumpkin spooktacular! Filled with creamy pumpkin ganache and pecan ganache with a sprinkle of nutmeg sugar, this is the perfect accompaniment to an pram-pushing pitstop of a October morning.
17-21 Elizabeth Street, Belgravia, SW1W 9RP
For Mummies Only – Biscuiteers Icing Lates – Boo Biscuits
If skipping door to door in the nippy November weather doesn’t float your boat, why not scare yourself silly with Biscuiteers Icing Lates on 31st October. In the heart of Nappy Valley, Biscuiteers Northcote Road cafe flings open their doors to mummies for an evening of icing fun, bubbles and tricks of the trade. Their expert icers will be on hand to guide you through the techniques they use in our grand icing hall. At the end of the evening you’ll leave with a box of five biscuits you’ve iced yourself and plenty of Biscuiteers techniques to try at home.
13 Northcote Road, SW11 1NG