Always popular, Godfreys has an impressive range of barbecue meats and staff are happy to share grilling tips. Barbecue sauce is also available. 7 Highbury Park, N5 1QJ.
Pick up some bangers from the Ginger Pig, then make a beeline for Victoria Park to join the throngs with tongs for smoky sausage baps. 99 Lauriston Rd, E9 7HJ.
This family-run butcher in Balham stocks bespoke barbecue packs: skewers, burgers and sausages, plus larger cuts including spatchcock chicken and butterflied shoulder of lamb. 109 Balham High Rd, SW12 9AP.
Beneath the Barbecoa restaurant, their butchers can handle a good grilling about their barbecue cuts. 82 Watling St, EC4M 9BX.
As well as lots of meat (including kofta kebabs and spiced ribs), Lidgate provides another barbecue necessity: charcoal. 110 Holland Park Avenue. W11 4UA.
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