Pancake Day London
Pancake Day London


Tuesday 4th March 2014


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Throw caution to the wind on Shrove Tuesday and indulge in that age old custom of cramming in as many pancakes and crepes as possible at these Pancake Day London events. Whether it's free pancakes, gourmet crepes or simply the spectacle of watching runners make an exhibition of themselves, you're sure to find something of interest around the city.

Long standing tradition
More traditionally known as Shrove Tuesday, Pancake Day is historically the time when families used up ingredients such as milk and eggs before fasting during Lent. Nowadays, we're more likely to stock up on the essentials specially for the occasion or head outdoors to enjoy the series of Pancake Day London events taking place across the city; let's face it, the pancakes taste all that sweeter if it's someone else who's done the cooking.

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Pancake Day London
Great Spitalfields Pancake Race

04 Mar 2014

Join in all the fun at the Great Spitalfields Pancake Race, as the Old Truman Brewery on Brick Lane once again hosts the irreverent Shrove Tuesday tradition. Get ready, set... Work up an appetite for Pancake Day by assembling a team of four and joining in with the Great Spitalfields Pancake Race along Dray walk at the Old Truman Brewery. The charity sprint is hosted by the Alternative Arts org...
Pancake Race at Greenwich Market

04 Mar 2014

On your marks and get set for the Pancake Race at Greenwich Market this Shrove Tuesday. Teams of four will compete in this fun flipping race to raise money for the Macmillan charity. Fancy dress Competitors and spectators alike are encouraged to don crazy outfits for the Pancake Race at Greenwich Market for a chance to win the prize for the Best Dressed, and of course there are prizes for th...
Poulters Company Pancake Race

04 Mar 2014

Dozens of teams representing the livery companies of Guildhall will be running and tossing pancakes at the traditional Poulters Company Pancake Race this Shrove Tuesday. Honoured tradition Spectators are welcome to cheer on their favourite teams at the Poulters Company Pancake Race, with everyone from carriage drivers and butchers to chartered accountants and glovers competing for glory. Heats...
Pancake Day at Chiswell Street Dining Rooms

04 Mar 2014

Go all out this Pancake Day at Chiswell Street Dining Rooms by sampling a selection of gourmet crepe creations from leading pastry chef Boyne Kleynhans. Breakfast, lunch or dinner? Suitable for any time of the day, the Pancake Day at Chiswell Street Dining Rooms menu includes mouth-watering treats such as a helping of American style blueberry pancakes, served with cured crispy bacon and maple ...
Pancake Day at Crepeaffaire

Tuesday 4th March 2014

Celebrate Pancake Day at Crepeaffaire with plenty of mouth watering recipes for Londoners to enjoy.
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