If you don’t know Club Mexicana from Kerb and Streetfeast, now’s the time to get acquainted. They have a new home at Pamela, and they’re doing some pretty amazing things with food. And not just any food – 100% vegan Mexican street food. The menu is so exciting we order a generous selection of plates, none of which disappoint. Particularly flavoursome are corn on the cob smothered in a creamy chilli crumb, deliciously glazed aubergine with sour cream and crispy ‘chicken’ wings with salsa verde. We also try their twists on ‘meaty’ classics, such as the Baja To-fish Taco (every bit as good as a fish taco) and the pulled pork-esque Jackfruit Pancake (this one’s a biggie). It’s expertly created, beautifully presented, and perfectly seasoned (with a good chilli kick). Veggies – welcome to heaven. Meat lovers – you won’t believe it’s not butter, or cheese, or fish. Some of the best food I’ve had in ages. It just happens to be vegan.
Where? Pamela 428 Kingsland Road, E8 4AA