Canteen is the foodie gift that keeps on giving and this month might just be the best yet as the newly crowned winners of the European Street Food Awards, Baked in Brick, will be here in Leicester on Friday 27 October. Along with some great traders, two of which are British Street Food Award 2017 Finalists. Canteen takes place, as always, on the last Friday of every month at LCB Depot on Rutland Street, Leicester. LE1 1RE, from 5pm to 10pm.

As always if you head over to our Facebook, Twitter and Instagram you can enter now to win 2 dishes and a jug of cocktail for you and your mate!


Baked in Brick European Street Food Award Winners 2017 (Best of the Best & Best Dish)

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BBQ Chicken Tikka
Served in freshly baked flat breads with salad and mint yoghurt or homemade hot sauce.

BBQ Chicken Tikka Burrito
Served in freshly baked flat breads with Goan spice rice, salad and mint yoghurt or homemade hot sauce.

Keralan Spiced Chicken Wings (Canteen Exclusive)
Served with tellicherry black pepper hot sauce

Low N Slow – British Street Food 2017 Midlands Award Winner & UK Finalist

low n slow street food

Wild cherry smoked bone in pork belly rib, pickled apple slaw, sweet heat BBQ sauce.

20 Hour oak smoked pork shoulder, toasted buttermilk bun, lemon herb slaw, pickled cucumber.

Beef Brisket chilli, toasted buttermilk bun, Red Leicester, charcoal mayo, lemon herb slaw, pickled cucumber.

Wild cherry smoked pig cheek tostada, crema, chilli morita and heritage tomato salsa, coriander.

Blue Caribou Canteen – British Street Food Award Finalist 2017

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La Classique: Classic Poutine (v)
Crispy, skin-on fries, Québec-style cheese curds and a rich veal or mushroom gravy.

La Tourtière: Tourtière Poutine
Crispy, skin-on fries, Québec-style cheese curds, spiced ground pork, rich gravy, wholegrain mustard aioli, red slaw and smashed pastry pieces.

La Reuben’s: Reuben Poutine
Crispy, skin-on fries, Québec-style cheese curds, pastrami, gravy, mustard drizzle and dill pickle.

La Pam Anderson: Classic Vegan Poutine
Crispy, skin-on fries, a blend of 2 vegan cheeses and a rich, wild mushroom gravy.

La Maritime: Maritime Poutine
Crispy, skin-on fries, Québec-style cheese curds, savoury ‘dressing’ from the Atlantic Provinces and gravy.

Frites au Beurre d’Érable: Maple Butter Fries
Crispy, skin-on fries drizzled in warm maple butter and finished with a sprinkle of bacon salt.


Canoodle street food

Malaysian Beef Rendang

Cambodian Chicken and Sweet Potato Curry

Cambodian Pumpkin, Squash and Sweet Potato Curry

Vietnamese Chilli Pepper Squid

Korean Fried Chicken

Tofu Popcorn

Becky’s Bhajis

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Arji Bhaji
3 large onion bhajis served with homemade spicy date & tamarind sauce & mint raita

Mumbai Butties
Deep fried spicy sandwiches served with homemade chilli chutney.

A whole large battered chilli

The Mix Up
2 large onion bhajis, 2 Mumbai butties, served with date & tamarind sauce, mint raita and chilli & onion chutney

The Mighty Swoosh
2 large onion bhajis, 2 Mumbai butties, 2 mirchis, served with date & tamarind sauce, mint raita and chilli & onion chutney

Canteen Special
Paneer pakora served with coriander & mint chutney

Wallace & Sons
Wallace & sons

Pork Bun
Handmade steamed bun, Pork shoulder, hoi sin, sriracha, crispy pork skin

Salt Cod Bun
Handmade steamed black bun, salt cod, pickled fennel, sriracha mayo

Katsu Bun
Fried chicken, pickled shiitake, wasabi mayo

Cauli Bun (v)
Beer battered fried cauliflower, miso, peanuts, hot sauce

Chicken Katsu Curry (Canteen Exclusive)
Fried Chicken, Steamed Rice, Cabbage and Curry Sauce

Mini Buns (Canteen Exclusive)
Our trademark Buns in miniature form. Pork, Salt Cod and Katsu Chicken

Victoria Creperie

Victoria creperie

Freshly made artisan crepes:

Fresh Lemon & Sugar

Nutella & Banana

White Choc & Oreos

caramel, chocolate, shortbread

Victoria Special
banana, strawberries, Nutella, white choc

Canteen exclusive – cheesecakes & baklava



Sailor Jerry Bar
The bar is situated just inside LCB near the Rutland Street entrance providing happy hour Sailor Jerry cocktails all night and soft drinks, grab yourself some temporary Sailor Jerry tattoos! Look out for more information and a competition in the coming weeks.
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Tailgate Bar (Boutique Bar)
Located in the glass building at the top right corner of the courtyard, taking control of the boutique bar this month is Tailgate. Celebrating the launch of their new night which takes place at The Shed, you can expect some classic and disco style cocktails with a few Halloween specials. If you’re taking part in Stoptober or driving, there are plenty of non-alcoholic choices! As it’s their launch there will also be 15% off cocktails ALL NIGHT.

canteen boutique bar
The new Canteen sister brand at The Shed launches on the same night, so get down there after visiting Canteen. Its free entry and DJs will be playing a mix of Funk, Disco, Old School Hip-Hop and Party vibes across two floors until 2am. There will be cocktails and craft beer offers all night.

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So what are you going to be eating? Join in the fun from 5pm on Friday 27 October! Until then follow all of the Canteen updates on Facebook & Twitter.