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Here is the most popular British food that you should try here in the UK.

Most people will describe British food as bland and stodgy. Alright, I’m not selling it to you, right!

Over the past few years living here in the UK, I’ve managed to adapt and acquired the taste of actually liking the traditional British food.

There were some occasions that I crave for good ‘ole British pub food. Who can resist the tasty and comforting gravy!  The lovely roast potatoes! Just by writing these makes me hungry.

So let’s see if after reading this blog post will make you love English food too! I’ve listed down some of the most favourite British food according to my taste buds and friends.

The Most Popular British Food To Try in Britain

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Warning: This list will make you hungry.

These are the most popular British food on our list:

1. Cream Tea

Afternoon tea is a very British traditional meal time between 2 pm – 4 pm.

Typically served with different sandwiches, mini cakes, savouries and a proper afternoon tea won’t be complete without the Cream Tea.

Cream tea is a collective name for Scone, Strawberry jam and clotted cream and best served with a cup of English tea.

British people typically say that is so regal to eat cream tea because of its historical royal origins back in the 17th century.

The Royals love to serve cream tea at the palaces court while waiting for dinner time and entertain their guests.

Most Popular British Food | British Cream Tea

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2. Fish and Chips

This is probably the most popular British food known across the globe.

Fish (cod) and chips (deep fried) is one of the traditional British food that is typically served wrapped in a paper with salt and malt vinegar.

A quick call to any local chippy will be a quick fix for your fish and chips craving.

British Fish and chips

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3. Roast Dinner

A Sunday won’t be complete without this best British meal – the Sunday Roast dinner.

Roast dinner is traditionally served on a Sunday, but you can have it any time of the week.

Popularly known as one of the best British pub food and typically served in a carvery.

The Sunday roast is typically comprising of different roasted meats like chicken breast, turkey, pork and beef.

Served with various seasonal vegetables, roasts potatoes and gravy.

The Most Popular British Food | British Roast Dinner

4. English Breakfast

Start your day right here in the UK with English breakfast!

Typically served with bacon, sausages, egg, baked beans, black pudding, fried toast, hash browns, mushrooms and egg.

English Breakfast

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