American · Burgers · Fast Food

The Mutha Load by Halal Chronicles

We had the honour of being invited by Ma’Plucker to collaborate with them and be involved in the development of a limited edition dish and dessert, which will only be available just for January, called the ‘Mutha Load by Halal Chronicles’ and a ‘Special Sundae’ for dessert. Consisting of fried chicken tenders, cajun sour cream,… Continue reading The Mutha Load by Halal Chronicles



The humble chicken, commonly associated with greasy fast food chicken shops, has recently seen a thriving revival. Driven by a new wave of modish restaurants that are using inventive and innovative techniques to transform classic takeaway dishes into hip and healthy cuisine. Chicken has never been so trendy, thanks to its gentrification from junk to gourmet, as a… Continue reading Clockjack



Are you feeling peckish? Why don’t you pluck up the courage and enjoy some Southern hospitality. Ma’Plucker is a South American inspired chicken diner, with a focus on soul food; fittingly nestled on Soho’s Beak Street. The venue exudes retro chic, while being quirky and funky in design. The entire interior feels evocative and playful, with its lascivious anthropomorphic hen logo… Continue reading Ma’Plucker

American · Burgers

Absurd Bird

There is a new chicken aficionado that has come home to roost and has nestled itself on Commercial Street. Absurd Bird is a new addition to the flock of poultry ventures located around Shoreditch, specialising in Southern fried hospitality and chicken. While the concept and cuisine is not necessarily new, what makes Absurd Bird reach the… Continue reading Absurd Bird

American · Burgers · Fine Dining · Steak


As halal consumers, for decades we have yearned to feast on the same gastronomical delights as our non-Muslim compatriots, after all, variety is the spice of life. But ironically, dishes that were slathered in spice were usually the only halal options available to us. With the rise in Muslim diners; UK now has a population of over 3 million Muslims… Continue reading HS&Co.

American · Burgers · Fast Food

Asta Luego’s

Asta Luego’s is an American inspired burger diner in North Wembley, with the name appearing to be a play on word for the Spanish phrase “Hasta Luego”, which worryingly  means “bye” but fortunately also means “see you later”, which we presume is the owner’s intention. In terms of the food, no real Spanish influence, so the name is… Continue reading Asta Luego’s

American · Burgers · Seafood · Steak

Meat House London

  Meat House London is an American inspired restaurant offering a full halal menu; serving gourmet burgers to steaks, to satisfy the prodigious carnivores in us, with a few seafood and vegetarian options thrown in to delight the herbivores and pescatarians. Meat House London, located in Kings Cross, has an old meets new decor. The restaurant initially… Continue reading Meat House London

American · Burgers · Steak

Big Moe’s Diner

  The first American diner opened in 1872, originally as a pre-fabricated fast food restaurant, evolving over the decades to become more sleeker and retro. With its evolution over the years, it revolutionised American dining culture. In the non-halal market arena, the popularity for American diner restaurants in London has seen significant growth, but for… Continue reading Big Moe’s Diner

American · Burgers · Fast Food


The halal gourmet burger revolution exploded onto the scene a few years ago, enamouring a large population of the Muslim community that yearned to enjoy burgers that were prepared fresh, used high quality meats, were epicurean in standard and all served in a comfortable dining environment, thereby liberating us from the confines of processed meat burgers… Continue reading Meatcetera

American · Burgers · Fast Food · Mexican


Habaneros is a fast food establishment with a Mexican and American diner inspired menu, specialising in burgers and Peri-Peri chicken in Willesden Green, North London. The venue is small, with minimum seating and no toilet facilities, as it is designed as a fast food establishment, rather than a sit down restaurant. The interior is rustic and urban,… Continue reading Habaneros