Winter Solstice: The shortest day of the year. If you’re in London it will be cold, it will be dark so we have put together a list of restaurants with the best comfort foods to help you get through it. The Halal Gems team has suggested their favourite comfort food dishes to keep you warm and happy on these cold winter nights.

1) Stax Diner (Soho)- Gilded Chickadee Burger & Onion Blossom

2) Sofra (Covent Garden)- Middle Eastern Lentil Soup

3) My Old Dutch (Kensington)- Moroccan Lamb Pancake

4) The Pie Factory (Whitechapel)- Chicken Tikka Masala Speciality Pie

5) Wraps & Wings (Eastcote)- Signature Beef Burger

For the ULTIMATE comfort food- having breakfast for dinner of course! Read our Halal breakfasts in London post.