Fast Food

The Lowdown National Burger Day

The Lowdown: National Burger Day

By James McAllister

Today (22 August) is National Burger Day, and a number of the UK’s patty professionals are looking to mark the day in their own special ways.

Opening of US based fast casual restaurant brand Eggslut

Latest opening: Eggslut

By James McAllister

Another week, another US operator landing on UK shores; this time it’s the turn of ‘chef driven, gourmet food concept’ Eggslut, which has opened in Notting Hill.

Spudulike group enters administration and closes all restaurants

Spudulike enters administration

By James McAllister

Baked potato brand Spudulike has entered administration, closing all 37 of its restaurants with the loss of nearly 300 jobs.

Twisted London to launch five more Delivery-only sites in London

Twisted London expands operations

By James McAllister

Delivery only fast-food service Twisted London is to open five more units in the capital following the success of its trial location in East London.

Supermac’s versus McDonald’s

The Lowdown: Supermac’s versus McDonald’s

By Joe Lutrario and Helen Salter

The Irish fast food chain has won a court battle with the golden arches and may now be able to bring its restaurants to the rest of the EU.

Latest opening: Jollibee

Latest opening: Jollibee

By Georgia Bronte

The biggest fast food brand in the Philippines has opened its first ever - and long-awaited - UK site.