The Q at London Craft Beer Festival

This year we were back at the LCBF at Tobacco London and we had a blast! Chef Josh Katz leaded our team grilling and smoking all things Berber & Q. This year Josh went for two of our signature dishes: Lamb shawarma, green tahini & harissa (to the right) Cauliflower shawarma, carrot, shug & tahini (to…

DIRT. Nomadic Wine Bar

  Our Co-Founder and wine acrobat Mattia Bianchi has put together some rather cool wine nights and you should keep your eyes open for what’s to come. Check out DIRT. Nomadic Wine Bar new website and join the club! #DIRTnomadicwinebar

PITA MONTH 2019

We’re kicking off the year at camp Shawarma Bar, once again, with our collaboration with four of London’s hottest chefs who, as per usual, will be pimping the humble pita adding their personal stamp to it and then showcasing it on the menu for one week only. 2019, however, brings a twist to proceedings as each chef…

NYE 18 – The MADina

After our Wilderness extravaganza last summer, we decided to bring The MADina back for NYE. For one night only, the the arch looked like a stand at Jamaa El Fna in Marrakech, our favourite city. There were smoke, fez hatz, masks and more… See you on the 31/12/19 ??

Grains of Paradise beer launch

There’s a new GOP in town, and that’s our new collaboration brew with Coalition Brewery. To celebrate the release of our beer, we threw a little party. We invited DJ BBQ to come and cook some posh kebabs with our own Josh Katz, and we were giving out bottles of GOP like there’s no tomorrow….

BERBER & Q @ WILDERNESS 2018

We went big and bold at this year’s Wilderness Festival. We lit the flames and brought the MADina into action for the first time. Expect to see this again next summer in a field near you…

DIRT. Wine list takeover

From our wine lists: ‘Let’s try a more imaginative way of picking the wine you’d like to drink with us. Instead of looking at its colour, look at its terroir. Would you like a wine from the mountains with a well balanced and refreshing acidity? Or maybe a bottle made from vines, deeply rooted in…

AWAN: Arab Women Artists Now

It goes without saying that artists in the Arab world are faced with extreme challenges when it comes to creating work, let alone displaying it. In the Middle East and North African regions, the promotion and preservation of culture are even more imperative than in many other places around the world, now, even more than…

DIRT. Wine List Takeover

Back in October 2017, our wine maestro Mattia Bianchi has launched DIRT. at Berber & Q Shawarma Bar, celebrating the diverse soil and climates in the wine world. Once a month Mattia took on two leading sommeliers from London and beyond, as they hunt in search of the best bottles from their chosen soil: Magma…