Foodie fans, boy have we got some exciting news for you! If you thought it had gone a little quiet on the Canteen front, well they’ve been busy beavering away to bring you an amazing run of pop-up events and brunches, starting with the 5 Course Hot Dog Tasting Pop-up with Fat Snags (“best hot dog I’ve ever eaten” – quote, me) taking place at 1901 Turkey Cafe on Saturday 5 January.


Yes, Canteen as we know is taking a wee break before it returns in March with a brand new season of amazing traders, a huge 2 year birthday party and some amazing news! However, don’t worry as here’s the exclusive news of a series of pop-ups and brunches taking place at various venues across Leicester from now until Canteen returns in March.

Bubbles & Bao brunch coming soon
As part of the pop-ups and bottomless brunch events you can expect incredible foodie delights such as Bubbles & Bao, a Valentine’s Tequila & Tacos event, a Cubanos and Mojito party and even a Doggy Brunch, yep a brunch that welcomes your pet dogs too. Your favourite Canteen traders will be back like you’ve never seen them before to takeover some great spaces across Leicester! Burger Brunch, Waffles & Wine, Poutine Party… you won’t want to miss these! There will be plenty of options for vegans & vegetarians also as well as some super exciting chef pop-ups and collabs. Stay tuned to Cool As Leicester for all the latest news and full list on all events to come. 
But as we said, first up is the 5 Course Hot Dog Tasting Pop-up on Saturday 5 January. Only 40 tickets will be available for this pop up so get in early. Early bird tickets are priced at £20 and standard at £25, but early bird tickets are strictly limited so get in quick! Ticket prices include a welcome drink, 4 courses of Sausage Heaven and dessert. Quite a bargain for £20.
Expect handcrafted A.W. Lashford sausages (master purveyors of sausages since 1889), made exclusively for Fat Snags from the finest pork and smoked bacon with a blend of 7 spices and cooked in ale, then grilled to perfection.


Loaded Nachos
Nachos, sausage meat, cheese sauce

Classic Deconstructed
Toasted onions. Heinz ketchup. French’s mustard, NO bun

Talk to Frank
Frank’s buffalo sauce, St Agur blue cheese dressing, toasted onion, chives. buttermilk bun

Return of the Mac
Mac n Cheese, candied bacon, chives, buttermilk bun


Unfortunately on this occasion they are unable to cater for any allergies or vegetarian/vegans however there will be plenty of other veg-friendly pop ups coming up!

If you would like to sit together please book your tickets together – we cannot guarantee seating together for tickets purchased seperately.

Grab your tickets now from Design My Night. For all the latest pop-up news keep your eyes right here on with Cool As and Canteen over on Facebook.