Listen up: London Fields always got packed and seriously smoky on a balmy day – and it’s had an impact on the park. Because of damage, rubbish and air pollution, barbecue use was suspended in 2019. At the time of writing barbecue use was still suspended.
Does it even count as summer if you don't, at some point, cook some meat (or haloumi) over coals? Grilling in the great outdoors is one of life’s great pleasures, and you don’t need to head out of the city to indulge in a barbecue. Just make sure you don't scorch the grass and put your rubbish in the bin when you’re done, okay?
Most of London’s lush green spaces are reserved for picnics only, but there are some major parks and local gardens where you’re officially allowed to fire up the BBQ. Here are the best spots in London where it’s totally chill to grill.
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