Syrian dining in spectacular tunnels under Waterloo station on Peace Day. Conflict Café is bringing back its sell-out supperclub, Conflict Café Syria. Join us for a Syrian sharing feast with no less than 9 dishes. As seen in the Guardian and Evening Standard, Conflict Café is the pop-up that serves peace through food.
Chefs from Syrian restaurant Ayam Zaman will delight with a menu including favourites like baba ghanouj and classic kibbeh, and the chance to try something perhaps not so familiar, such as hara isbah, a traditional Syrian dish of pasta with tamarind and lentils, and the delicious fattet makdous, a dish from Damascus that had everyone salivating last time.
Conflict Café, created by peacebuilding charity, International Alert, celebrates our strong belief that...
This is not just any pop-up, this is Conflict Café. Be ready to sit down and ‘break bread’ with strangers, and strike up conversation!
Travel Tip: Easiest route is via Waterloo Rail Station. Take Exit 1 located next to platform 1, turn right, and walk straight down. House of Vans is located on your right hand side.
Seating: Please let us know if you would like to be seated with another booking.
Dietary requirements: Please let us know if you are vegan or vegetarian.
Conflict Café, Time Out’s “Most Inspirational Pop-up”.
A unique culinary experience from peacebuilding NGO, International Alert, combining food from conflict areas, and harnessing the power of food to get people together, breaking bread, and starting a conversation.
"There is something very significant about the act of bringing people together around a table to eat, whatever their differences: the very act of cooking and sharing food is a unifying one. It's true that this is not the only tool for peace, but it is a step in the right direction and a great reason to support Conflict Cafe." - Yotam Ottolenghi
Conflict Café has served over 1000 diners, highlighting cuisines and conflicts from Syria to Colombia, and celebrating the power of food to break down barriers and get people talking.
At the pop-up, diners join communal tables where they are treated to a feast of traditional dishes from countries that have experienced conflict around the world, created by chefs from the regions.
Featured in The Telegraph, Guardian, Independent, Reuters, Associated Press, CNN, BuzzFeed, BBC Radio 4, Al Jazeera, Huffington Post, Evening Standard, Time Out and more, the charity initiative has been running since 2014.
Find out more at: Twitter: @talkpeacefest, Insta: @international_alert, Email: [email protected]
Event Tags: Do Good, Feel Good, Liv & Sid's Favourite Grub Clubs, London Pop-Ups, Meet New People, Middle Eastern Cuisine, Top Seller, Try Something Different, Unique Dining, Wheelchair Friendly, Vegetarian, Vegan