London foodies, rejoice! The Resident has searched Instagram to find the 10 most inspirational foodie Instagrammers that are well worth a follow…
1 London Cheap Eats
Leyla Kezim, owner of the @ldncheapeats account shows that you don’t have to compromise on taste when you’re looking for budget friendly meals. She picks out meals across the city that cost less than £8, telling you where to go and what to order. Easy and cost friendly, what could be better?
2 KS Ate Here
Calorie counters should steer clear of the @ks_ate_here Insta page. The foods include all things gooey, saucy and fried. The pictures are full of plates upon plates of delicious looking dishes, which are perfect if you’re looking for a few indulgent bites.
at @chuckburgerbar who are collaborating with my homie @toms_big_eats to bring you this insanity; the ‘BIG EATS BLUE’ double bacon cheeseburger. And if just looking at this isn’t enough to entice you, £1 from every burger will be donated to @helpforheroes. Feeding the stomach and heart; you in? @toms_big_eats
3 Food Feels
Australia born and London based, James Thompson has racked up over 86k followers on @food_feels. He regularly posts pics of delicious looking food from street markers, cafes, restaurants and more. Thompson also posts food grams from his travels, so his page can be used as a guide to London and other global spots.
4 Hemsley Sisters
Get crafty in the kitchen with the Hemsley Sisters by following @hemsleyhemsley. Jasmine and Melissa have already written two globally popular cookbooks, and their Instagram makes it easier than ever for you to make delicious meals in your own home. You can look to them for recipes that will take the cake at mealtime, literally.
5 Clerkenwell Boy
Anonymous social media celebrity and award winning food journalist Clerkenwell Boy will take your stomach on a delicious journey through London. His page, @clerkenwellboyec1 features high quality food with photos to match. And if our endorsement doesn’t give him enough credibility for you, high profile chefs Jamie Oliver and Nigella Lawson are loyal followers as well, so you know Clerkenwell is legit.
6 Symmetry Breakfast
Serving up breakfast that’s especially sweet, Michael cooks for his husband Mark every morning. Their @symmetrybreakfast page features these diverse early eats on perfectly symmetrical plates, so the posts are a treat for the eyes and the stomach.
Saturday: Fridge Forage Frittata!! Fried potato, onion, leftover cherry toms, about 9 types of cheese with beetroot and tahini labneh with pistachio (i’m obsessed with making everything pink ) and a cup of Earl Grey served in @nethertonfoundry pans and on my fave wood boards by @hampsonwoods —————————————— It’s not long before we leave London for Shanghai (still waiting for last bits of paperwork) but today is a good a time as any to start working through all the strange things that lurk in our fridge and freezer! ✌#symmetrybreakfast
7 Felicity Cloake
Felicity offers up a little bit of everything on @felicitycloake. Food from her own kitchen, London restaurants and her travels all appear in her bright and tasty food pics. She occasionally even posts adorable shots of her dog Wilf, so you can get your daily dose of happy via pets and food.
8 Infatuation London
Known for the #EEEEEATS this page is all things London. @infatuationlondon is bursting with a range of foods entirely picked from London restaurants. So for all the indecisive and hungry Londoners out there this is the place to go to choose your next feast.
9 The Boy Who Bakes
Fans of Great British Bake Off will know Edd Kimber as the season 1 winner. And on his page @theboywhobakes he shows off his talents by snapping shots of his beautiful baking creations. He even includes links to the recipes so you can try to recreate his kitchen masterpieces in your own home.
The @mondomulia page is a must see for avid brunchgoers. Food blogger Giulia Mule picks out the best coffee and brunch spots all around London, as well as from her worldly travels. Her exceptional photography paired with her amazing brunch recommendations make her a top hit for anyone wanting to treat themselves to a delicious midday meal.