Here’s where to get free food all across London after running the London Marathon
Running the London Marathon this year?
You good person! You deserve free food and restaurants across the city are willing to help you refuel are the big run.
For those that cross the finish line of the 26.2-mile race will not only leave with a medal of honour, but can also indulge in some of London’s free food and drink offerings, including an award-winning burger from Scottish champions Mac & Wild and a free pint at any Hippo Inn venue.
Here’s a wrap up of some of the best across London…
Mac & Wild
Mac & Wild will be offering all Marathon runners their infamous, award winning, Veni-moo burger, complete with one beef patty, one venison patty, gherkins, caramelised onions, cheese and bearnaise sauce, served in a brioche bun.
Marathon runners only need to wave their medal with pride to gain their well deserved treat.
Visit Mac & Wild Fitzrovia, 65 Great Titchfield St, Fitzrovia, London W1W 7PS and Mac & Wild City, 9A Devonshire Square, London EC2M 4YN
This year, Richmond’s well-being eco-escape bhuti, will be offering all Marathon runners a free yoga class when they book in for one of bhuti’s massage treatments, the perfect way for your body to recover post marathon. Choose from a selection of massages available at bhuti, their Five Elements, Elemental Herbology massage, a personalised aromatherapy massage to help balance mind and body, a bhuti Bliss Massage, to gently work into muscle tissues for muscular relief or an Ila, Manipura Full Body Massage.
Marathon runners who book into bhuti for a massage will be given a complimentary yoga session either before or after their treatment.
Visit bhuti, 50 Hill Rise, Richmond, TW10 6UB
The George, Isle of Dogs
The George are out in force to support marathon runners, opening early on the 23rd April they will be serving bacon butties to those family and friends who have come to support their loved ones.
As the runners pass The George at mile 17 cheers and water will be supplied, as well as butties for any brave runner in need of some fuel. The bacon will keep flowing all day, alongside their daily menu, so runners will get a chance to get in on the action.
Visit 114 Glengall Grove, Isle of Dogs, London E14 3ND
Mr Fogg’s Tavern
If the thought of a gigantic, gravy soaked Yorkshire pudding is enough to push you through that last gruelling mile, it’s worth adding Mr Fogg’s Tavern to your running route as your final destination.
All runners will be rewarded with the ultimate indulgent meal – a Mr Fogg’s Tavern roast dinner plus a pint – all on the house! Fresh out of the Tavern kitchen on St Martin’s Lane, runners will simply have to present their medal to retrieve their free Sunday roast and first drink on the house.
Visit Mr Fogg’s Tavern, 58 St Martin’s Lane, London, WC2N 4EA
On Monday 24th of April, when your post marathon blues have kicked in and your indulgences from the day before have left you feeling a little worse for wear, slide over to Squirrel in South Kensington for some salad-y support.
The healthy eatery are giving away free salads between 12 midday-2pm to all magnificent marathon goers. Just hop on down, flash the team your shiny new medal, and hey presto salads galore.
Visit Squirrel, 11 Harrington Road, South Kensington, SW7 3ES