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5. La Fiesta

Fancy a full English breakfast at 3pm? Well, La Fiesta is the perfect location, at £3.90, the feast that arrives on your plate is heavenly. Especially after a night out or you're simply in the need of heavenly ‘goodness'.

Heavenly 'goodness'

4. Mino

Beautifully decorated with a strong Asian vibe and incredible food at amazing prices. If it wasn't for the red London buses going past you'd think that you were in Asia. An amazing place to take friends or family for an authentic meal.

Beautiful blossom trees in Mino

3. The Boaters Inn

A riverside gem. Not many people know about it because it's located north of the town centre, however this bar/restaurant does the most amazing Sunday roast known to man and has a wonderful view of the river.

An amazing Sunday roastA lovely view of the river

 

 

2. Prezzo

A very social place to catch-up with friends, eat lovely food and you know what you're going to get when you walk through the door.

A great place to socialise

1. Las Iguanas

Mexican heaven. Great atmosphere and even better cocktails, a really enjoyable restaurant which also provides students up to 25% off. Just make sure to mention you have their free membership card.

Great cocktails with heavenly Mexican food

 

5. Slug and Lettuce

50% off all food on Monday's!! Every few weeks me and friends know if dinner plans are made on for a Monday then we're going to Slug and Lettuce. 50% off all food there is really no point going on any other day!

You'll find us at the Slug and Lettuce some Mondays!

4. La Tasca

With a riverside view and an outside seating area it's perfect in the summer. The Spanish tapas restaurant on the river side, is one of my favourites in the summer, they always do really good lunch time offers and host live music and salsa classes on Monday's.

La Tasca is a excellent place to go in the summer

3. Home

You can't beat cooking at home. Every now and then, I'll invite friends round for dinner so I can practice my cooking skills and try new recipes. It's a lot cheaper than eating out and you can go for seconds without anyone judging you.

You can't beat a bit of home cooking!

2. Gourmet Burger Kitchen

A Wednesday favourite for me and a my friend Luke, a fellow ambassador. With the GBK app you can get a burger, chips and another side for less than 10 pounds. It's the perfect cure if you've been out the night before.

The perfect hangover cure

1. Jamie Oliver's Italian

My favourite ever and a regular for birthday's. Anytime it's someone's birthday or someone asks me for a restaurant suggestion I always reply Jamie's, my favourite dish is the rabbit and no matter what anyone says it's the same price as Nando's.

My favourite place, especially for friends' birthdays

 

5. Five guys

I'm a vegan, so all of my top 5 places to eat in Kingston are restaurants that have good options for me, not just the salad or chips, I am often stuck with. The first place I'll mention is the fast food chain, Five Guys. Five guys is located on the ground floor of the Rotunda and has classic American cuisine; with delicious fries (Cajun or normal) fried in peanut oil and burgers and hot dogs, with a veggie sandwich for vegetarians or vegans such as myself. Five Guys also offers complimentary peanuts and has free refills from their drink machine. Being American, Five guys brings me the pleasure that only finding a piece of home in London can offer.

A little piece of home

4. The Cheeky Pea

The Cheeky pea in Kingston is a Mediterranean restaurant and hummus bar located in Kingston town centre. What I love most about the cheeky pea is the atmosphere, the staff are really friendly, and the seating is really comfortable. It's a small restaurant with plenty of vegan and vegetarian options, with meat options as well. They have some of the best hummus I've ever tasted and with their cheaper prices, going there doesn't break the bank.

Some of the best hummus ever!

3. Lebanese Delicafe'

I know I've already mentioned Mediterranean food at the Cheeky Pea, but I can't not add Lebanese Delicafe' to this list. Lebanese Delicafe' is a really small, simple cafe with really friendly service and delicious Lebanese food. I particularly love their falafel which is by far the best I've ever tasted. They also have really great coffee, which is a huge bonus for someone like me.

By far the best falafel I've ever tasted!

2. The Healthy Cook Company

The Healthy Cook Company is a bakery that serves homemade gluten free and vegan cakes. Being a vegan generally means I can't have any baked goods, anywhere, ever because of the eggs or dairy, so if I want a sweet, baked-good, I usually have to bake it myself. Finding a vegan-friendly bakery in Kingston was amazing, and their food is beyond delicious. They sell muffins, cakes, cupcakes, brownies, tarts and breads, along with offering brunch food and sandwiches throughout the day. They can also make anything sugar-free for those who order specially. All I can say about the Healthy Cook Company is "Yum".

Going here saves me having to bake all the time at home

1. Riverside Vegetaria

Riverside Vegetaria is a vegetarian restaurant in Kingston located right on the river. The atmosphere is really relaxed and rustic, with seating outside overlooking the river and candle lighting. They have a variety of food suitable for both vegetarians and vegans, and it's delicious enough that anyone, even non-vegetarians will love it. It's a little pricier than some of the other places I like to visit in Kingston, but still reasonable and the food is definitely worth it.

A vegetarian restaurant that even non-vegetarians love

 

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