It’s seriously winter now, so what better than chowing down on an honest to goodness slice of pie heaven

Holborn Dining Room
Pork shoulder, smoked ham hock and pancetta form the basis of the Holborn Dining Room’s famous house-made pork pie and it went odown so well they are opening a Pie Room, knocking ut classic Wellingtons, pithiviers and Salmon en croute.

Piebury Corner
Now it helps if you are an Arsenal fan because every home game the hordes descend on a little shop knocking out great pies at Highbury Corner. The jerk chicken and porter number will live longer in the memory than Mesut Ozil. They also knock out winning roasties! And now they’re branching out in Holloway and Kings Cross!

Young VegansYoung Vegans
This is a spiffing food truck gone semi-perm at Camden Market with tonnes of ideas and has a special way with gravy too! It does a curry pie with butternut squash and chickpeas with mash, mango chutney, sweet potato pie, breakfast [pie and more, all with a great dollop of innovation.

The Marksman
Everyone knows this gastro pub has a sky-high reputation so when it does it’s pub nosh it better make it special. The beef shin number, which comes with added pickled walnuts and onions would certainly quality. It only comes as a meal for two, which only makes us like them more.

Everyone loves manzes with its 100-year-old history and focus on its heritage. They augment their pies with parsley liquor – you can get normal gravy too – and eels if you feel the need. Near London Bridge and in Sutton and you can order too.