This month’s Canteen is a Bank Holiday special so is taking place 1 week earlier than usual on Friday 24 August. As usual it will be held at LCB Depot in the Cultural Quarter and it all kicks off from 4pm right through until 10pm.
This month the menus look among the best we’ve seen – it’s going to be a mega indulgent foodie night out, that’s for sure! The Bulldog Gin & Fizz bar will be returning and 1901 Turkey Cafe are back in the cocktail bar. So, onto the menus…
The Freaky Rainbow
Steak patty loaded with swiss cheese, sweet ginger apples, maple dijon, bacon, mayo, lettuce and red onion in a toasted rainbow bagel
The Freaky Quebec
Steak patty loaded with chilli jam, brie, maple bacon, mayo, lettuce and red onion in a seeded brioche bun
The Freakin O.G.
Steak patty loaded with American cheese, mayo, bacon, American mustard, lettuce and red onion in a seeded brioche bun
The Freakin Hottie
Steak patty loaded with roquito peppers, hot slaw, American cheese, hot sauce, lettuce and red onion in a seeded brioche bun
Billy The Freak
Steak patty loaded with goats cheese, caramelised onion, mayo, lettuce and red onion in a seeded brioche bun
The Veggie Freak (V)
Grilled halloumi loaded with chilli jam, bell pepper salad, mayo, lettuce and red onion in a seeded brioche bun
Virginia Housewife (v) (vegan version also available)
Signature 4 cheese macaroni with breadcrumb.
4 cheese macaroni, smoked streaky bacon, hot jalapenos, crispy bacon bits
Oh My Gourd (v) (vegan version also available)
4 cheese macaroni, roasted butternut squash, fresh thyme, creme fraiche
Chipotle infused 4 cheese macaroni, chorizo, cayenne spiced onions, rocket, fresh red chilli
Deep Fried Mac Balls (v)
Gooey, cheesy macaroni balls, panko crumb, spicy sweet pepper and sage dip
Classic poutine of Skin-On Fries, squeaky cheese curds and beef gravy
The Budapest (V) (Vegan version also available)
Skin-on fries, squeaky cheese curds and a beef or mushroom gravy, topped with crispy onions, roasted red peppers, soured cream and smoked paprika
Skin-on fries, squeaky cheese curds and beef gravy topped with sauteed garlic mushrooms, mapled bacon and caramelised red onions
The Bologna – Canteen Special
Skin-on fries, squeaky cheese curds, rich beef or mushroom gravy topped with a hearty beef bolognese and parmigiano
Malaysian Beef Rendang
Vietnamese Chilli Pepper Squid
Korean Fried Chicken
Cambodian Khymer Veg Curry (Vegan)
Korean Tofu Popcorn (Vegan)
Grilled cheese sandwiches!
8 hour shredded smoked ham hock, mustard mayonnaise, smoked cheddar, three cheese blend
Handmade beef & ricotta meatballs, San Mariano tomato sauce, parmesan, three cheese mlend
Truffle Mushroom (V)
Butter roasted portabello, chestnut & wild mushrooms, vegetarian Parmesan, truffle mayonnaise, cheese blend
Grilled halloumi, roasted red & yellow peppers, baby spinach & basil pesto, baby spinach, mayonnaise, cheese blend
Authentic Hungarian Street Food
Juicy chicken goulash with grilled potato, paprika rice and fresh coriander
Hungarian style chicken with paprika, cheese sauce, grilled potato, and paprika rice
Juicy chicken goulash and mix grill on the same plate
Mix Grill, cheddar cheese, seasoned salad, olive oil.
Aubergine goulash, paprika rice, grilled potato.
Cookie Dough Balls
Canteen Special (doughnuts with cookie dough centre)
Nice Cream Sandwich
Ice cream and cookie sandwich
All served with a variety of toppings of your choice: Crushed Oreo, Dried Fruits, Hobnobs and more.
As always you’ll have resident DJs Fitz in the cafe and The Promised Land out in the Courtyard, right through until 10pm.
Bulldog Gin Cocktail Fizz Bar
The bar is situated just inside LCB near the Rutland Street entrance providing happy hour Bulldog Gin Fizzes in a variety of flavours.
1901 Turkey Cafe
Located in the glass building at the top right corner of the courtyard… Expect some classic and disco style cocktail specials including non-alcoholic versions.
Official Canteen After Party
The official after party takes place in the lush basement space of Chutney Ivy. Its free entry and DJs will be playing a mix of Funk, Disco, Old School Hip-Hop and Party vibes.