Following the success of its Covent Garden counterpart, Joe's Southern Kitchen & Bar serves up the authentic tastes of the American south in Kentish Town. Trademark fried chicken, American classics and heady cocktails can all be enjoyed in cool, laid-back surrounds.
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Joe’s Southern Kitchen & Bar / Kentish Town
300 Kentish Town RoadLondonNW5 2TG
Still mourning the loss of Kentish Canteen, I feel almost adulterous venturing into Joe's. But it's close to home and does brunch, wings and 2for1 cocktails, so whatcha gonna do?
This week I was hungry as hell, and we all know about my wing fetish, so I ordered 6x buffalo chicken wings and the Nashville hot fried chicken thigh burger with pickled cucumbers and blue cheese sauce. And a Bloody...more
I'm here to warn you. You think you can handle half a chicken. You can't.
These are the plumpiest chickens, with each quarter portion a generous size and definitely enough for a meal, along with a side. However, I didn't know that. Or maybe, in my heart, I did know it but I wanted to try both the Southern Fried and the Nashville Hot and figured that since you could get a half chicken,...more
This is a tough one, but first a bit of context.
The restaurant is a stones throw from the Forum in Kentish Town and whenever there is a gig or event taking place there, this place gets super busy.
Now, you'd expect that was part of the master plan when they chose to open the restaurant here - taking advantage of the crowds to pack the joint to capacity most nights. It certainly works -...more
Couldn't resist a cheeky Coq of the week! The week that I visited this was Chicken Thigh in a Biscuit. In this case a biscuit is kinda like a scone. As an Englishman this is a slightly awkward to confess, but I really do not like scones. Luckily it really was only sort-of a scone. It was a lot better and I really enjoyed the unorthodox chicken burger to which it contributed. The fries were...more
Guys, we ordered a feast, and I mean a literal feast, and there wasn't a single thing on the table that wasn't damn great. Amazing. Full of flavour. However you want to describe an epic feast of delicious proportions, but this was it.
Joe's goes for the southern vibe, both in food and space. At least, this venue does. Their original spot nails the food but the overall vibe of the location...more