The Dengest Lunch

One needn't be a clean-eating obsessive to worry about local fast-food outlets targeting our kids so flagrantly.Shocked by the *school uniform deals* at this high street takeaway. We have to do more to tackle #ChildhoodObesity @UKSustain @Kath_Dalmeny @Children's food @BenTrelawney— Katherine Button (@Kat_Button) May 4, 2018

Another gong for Brockley’s Rock

Brockley's Rock writes:We are delighted to have been recognised with the prestigious National Federation of Fish Friers (NFFF) Fish & Chip Quality Award.The award identifies fish and chip outlets that serve the highest quality fish and chips following a thorough assessment of the premises, equipment, working practices, hygiene standards and management controls, along with the ...

Coming soon: Oliver’s

Replacing the defunct Brockley Cross takeaway Nat's Bake n Juice will be Oliver's, a new Caribbean takeaway that has already tidied up the exterior of the shop and has a holding site, which promises more details soon.Thanks to Ben for the heads-up.

Saka Maka Cafe, 171 Brockley Road

Saka Maka café is officially open. The Indian restaurant and takeaway is already attracting very positive reviews from BCers and now the team behind it would like to introduce themselves. Sohan writes:Our restaurant is run by three friends and chefs, whose experience includes five star hotels and well-known restaurants. Saka Maka is a slang term ...

Hullabaloo, Deptford

Hullabaloo is a new Indian cafe on Douglas Way, Deptford. It joins a growing list of food options in the area and is a stone's throw from Deptford Market Yard.Its website gives nothing away, so if you've had a chance to try it out, please share your thoughts here.


Tony's Plaice has gone, hail the new Kings.The Brockley Cross fish and chip shop has had some cosmetic changes under its new owners, although it is fittingly sticking with the royal blue colour scheme.But is it as good - or better- than its predecessor? Let us know once you've had a chance to try it ...

Pizzaman, 207 Lewisham Way

Pizzaman is now open. It has a nice big oven and promises gluten free options. Could this be the decent local pizza option we've been waiting for? Reviews please.

Brockley on Deliveroo

Food delivery platform Deliveroo is about to launch a new Brockley section and has been on a hoovering spree in SE4, adding Noak, Salthouse Bottles and The Brockley Grill to its roster. These pages are not up and running to take orders yet, but the roll-out is happening on Friday.Masala Wala was also canvassing opinion from ...

Coming soon: Aloosh

Maddy's Fish Bar in New Cross, which closed last year, has been replaced by a Lebanese grill called Aloosh. Nice to see life return to this spot. Thanks to Whaity for the news.

Celebrate Brockley’s Rock Birthday today

The Brockley's Rock team celebratesKyriacos writes:We, at Brockley’s Rock, are all very excited to celebrate our 5th Birthday on the 4th of July (where did the time go!). We owe a huge thanks for the ongoing support from our customers and the wider Brockley community. We have been feeling nostalgic remembering our first day, 4th of ...