We all know halal cuisines offer some of the tastiest and most exotic meals cooked to suite appetites and cultural customs alike. Everything from slabs of steak, juicy burgers, appetising pizzas and so much more are available at every corner, so we've prepared a guide to the best Halal dishes Leicester has to offer!
1. The Americana Burger - Fernandez Grillhouse
Fernandez Grillhouse serves up fantastically grilled plates with a Western flair, but there's a special emphasis on their almighty burger that people just can't seem to get enough of. Juicy beef patties charred to perfection have hungry fans ordering on the regular! The American Burger consists of two fresh halal beef patties or fried crispy chicken, or even a veggie version for the vegetarians out there. For meat-lovers, four-ounce patties are topped with crispy fried onions, tomato relish, two slices of melty cheese as well as their house-made sauce to top it all off. Making for a massively delicious burger, the Americana is a must try! All their food is 100% halal suited for anyone to enjoy time and time again.
2. The Smokey Burger - Boo
Riveting, healthy, and delectable, are just a few words that sum up Boo's burgers! Mouth-watering dishes accompanied with fries and served alongside their hand-spun shakes makes Boo the next best place to grab a halal meal. The Smokey 6oz burger is a hypnotic slab of angus beef topped with smoked red rashers and crispy fresh lettuce sprinkled with gherkins, American cheese and a delicious house sauce all encased in a soft brioche. Yum! Looking for some spice in your life? Try their crispy wings with a sauce of your choice to add an extra zing before your next halal meal.
3. Pulled Steak Pizza - Marco & Carl
Over at Marco & Carl's, another wonderful restaurant serving up scrumptious meals prepared in line with halal methods, their stone baked pizzas are simply killing it! Mixing together the best ingredients in Leicester and baked to perfection in a stone oven, each pizza comes out piping hot and fit for a king. A top choice is their Pulled Steak Pizza: enticing beef ribs with jalapenos and farmer's choice red and spring onions piled onto a baked, doughy base are guaranteed to keep you coming back for more! Marco & Carl also offer other all-time favourites including burgers and a tasty variety of sides to go alongside your favourite halal choice.
4. Southwest Chicken Burrito - Plan Burrito
Looking to get festive and wrap your hands around a big, fat, authentic burrito? Plan Burrito offers dishes that will transport you straight to Mexico! Delicious heaps of nachos and sweet churro loops are offered alongside house favourites such as the Southwest Chicken Burrito or tacos drenched in a savoury, smoky Southwest sauce. It isn't every day you can readily find a great Mexican restaurant, let alone one that's also conveniently halal. At Plan Burrito you can get it all and a little bit more!
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