Where to get free food after the London Marathon

by Chloe Best

Those running the London Marathon are in for a well-deserved treat after crossing the finish line as a number of restaurants and bars across the city are offering free food and drinks to medal-holders. Perfect to refuel and celebrate your 26.2 mile run with friends and family, just flash your medal at any of the places below for your reward.

Gourmet Burger Kitchen: Gourmet Burger Kitchen are giving away a 6oz cheeseburger to runners who show their London Marathon medal on 23 and 24 April. Find your nearest branch at


Gourmet Burger Kitchen are giving away 6oz cheeseburgers to London Marathon runners

Thai Square: Run down to the Trafalgar Square branch of Thai Square for a free King Prawn Pad Thai this race day when you show the staff your medal. Reserve your table at

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Royal China: Fancy refuelling with dim sum? Royal China is offering London Marathon runners one free dim sum dish at any of its branches across London. Check out the menu and find your local restaurant at


Get a free pint at any of the Hippo Inn venues on Sunday

Hippo Inns: Any London Marathon runner wearing a medal will get a free pint at any of the Hippo Inn venues on Sunday, including the Lillie Langtry in West Brompton, The Eagle on Ladbroke Grove, the Duke of Sussex in Waterloo and the Islington Townhouse. Find out more at

Mr Fogg's Tavern: If a Sunday roast sounds like your perfect post-race meal, then it's worth making Mr Fogg's Tavern the last stop on your London tour. All runners will be treated to a Mr Fogg's Tavern roast dinner and a pint on the house when they present their medal on Sunday. Book your table at

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