Meatopia unveil an epic line-up of chefs for 2018


Everyone's favourite festival of meat and fire, Meatopia, is coming back to London for its sixth outing and this year's line-up looks pretty amazing.

Chefs cooking at Meatopia for the first time include Jeremy Chan of Ikoyi, Sam Bryant of Coal Rooms, Rok Shoreditch’s Matt Young and Aaron Webster & Remi Williams of Smoke & Salt. But the list of returning chefs is pretty bloody A-list ranging from Yotam Ottolenghi, David Carter of Smokestak through to Meatopia UK Founder Richard H Turner.

And if you fancy getting trying out some brand new restaurants, this will be an opportunity to try food by Neil Campbell of the imminent ROVI and Jackson Boxer & Andrew Clarke of St Leonards.

As ever, there are a number of overseas chefs coming to the fesitval including Lennox Hastie of Firedoor in Sydney, Joris Bijdendijk from Amsterdam’s Rijks and Aleksey Burov of Smoke BBQ in St Petersburg.

Here's the full list of folk taking part:

  • Aaron Webster & Remi Williams, Smoke & Salt
  • Aleksey Burov, Smoke BBQ, St Petersburg
  • Ali Borer, Smoking Goat
  • Ana Goncalves & Zijun Meng, Ta Ta Eatery
  • Andy Stubbs, Low N Slow
  • Athanasios "Tommy" Kargatzidis, Baron, Beirut
  • Ben Davy, Ox Club
  • Ben Quinn, Woodfired Canteen
  • David Carter, Smokestak
  • Edson Diaz-Fuentes, Santo Remedio
  • Elizabeth Haigh, Shibui
  • Elliot Cunningham, Lagom
  • Franco Fubini, Natoora
  • Freddy Bird, The Lido
  • Harneet Baweja & Nirmal Save, Gunpowder
  • Jackson Boxer & Andrew Clarke, St Leonards
  • Jeremy Chan, Ikoyi
  • Johan Fritzell, Holy Smoke BBQ, Sweden
  • John Chantarasak, Anglo Thai
  • Joris Bijdendijk x James Whetlor, Rijks, Amsterdam
  • Lennox Hastie, Firedoor, Sydney
  • Lewis Hannaford, Foxlow
  • Manu Canales, Le Bab
  • Matt Thompson, Patty & Bun
  • Matt Young, Rok Smokehouse
  • Mikel Lz. de Viñaspre, Sagardi
  • Mirek Dawid, Blacklock
  • Neil Campbell, ROVI (by Ottolenghi)
  • Nimral Save, Gunpowder
  • Nud Dudhia, Breddos Tacos
  • Ollie Templeton, Carousel
  • Pav Costa, Hawksmoor Spitalfields Bar
  • Richard H Turner, Hawksmoor
  • Richard Sandiford, Rockadollar
  • Romy Gill & The Severn Sisters, Romy’s Kitchen
  • Ross Shohnan, Flesh & Buns
  • Sam Bryant, Coal Rooms
  • Samantha Evans, Hang Fire Southern Kitchen
  • Siggi Gunnlaugsson, Tommi's Burger
  • Tom Griffiths, Flank
  • Uri Navon Machneyuda, Jerusalem X Balagan, Paris
  • Vicky Heafield & Josh Katz, Berber & Q
  • Yotam Ottolenghi, Ottolenghi


More about Meatopia

Where is it? Wapping Ln, St Katharine's & Wapping, London E1W 2SF

When does it open? 31 August - 2 September 2018

How to book : Tickets start at £22.50 - buy online 

Find out more: Visit their website or follow them on Twitter @meatopiauk


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