Bean & Wheat offers a simple but delicious homage to London-based coffee roasters and bakeries, using only locally-sourced, artisanal ingredients with an eye to maintaining Adam’s ‘no waste’ philosophy.

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Welcome

Adam Handling, the owner of Adam Handling Restaurant Group, has opened Bean & Wheat, a coffee shop and deli in Old Street. Open for breakfast and lunch to eat in or takeaway.

Adam and the team at The Frog Hoxton have developed the menu to reflect the innovative, flavourful combinations that customers have grown to expect, but in a more casual setting.

We offer

Sustainability at heart

Coffee &
Tea

Coffees from independent London roasters, teas from luxury tea company Newby Teas, and Adam’s very own Black & White cold-pressed juice range.

Bakery & Sweets

Breads baked locally at bakeries such as the E5 Bakehouse using London-milled flours, including a Hackney Wild loaf and Walnut Rugbrød along with a selection of retro-inspired cakes, baked by the chefs every morning.

Breakfast & Lunch

Savoury and sweet fillings presented in Kilner jars, made on a daily basis using off-cuts and by-products from the kitchen at The Frog Hoxton. We also serve salads, using seasonal vegetable off-cuts, such as cauliflower stalks, grains and beans.

Sustainability

The company hopes to eventually eliminate all food wastage in all The Frog restaurants and Bean & Wheat, by ensuring that nothing is thrown away needlessly.

Casual
Setting

Open for breakfast and lunch to eat in or takeaway, Adam and the team at The Frog Hoxton have developed the menu to reflect the innovative, flavourful combinations that customers have grown to expect, but in a more casual setting.

Adam Handling

Our Chef

Adam Handling is Chef Patron of The Frog Hoxton and Frog by Adam Handling in Covent Garden. His culinary prowess has seen him be awarded Scottish Chef of the Year 2015, Food & Travel’s Newcomer Restaurant of the Year 2015, British Culinary Federation’s Chef of the Year 2014, and remains to this day the youngest person ever to be tipped by The Caterer as one of the “30 under 30 to watch” in the 2013 Acorn Awards. Adam has also appeared on Saturday Kitchen Live, Great British Menu, and MasterChef: The Professionals, as well as authoring his cookbook Smile or Get Out of The Kitchen.

Adam has opened Bean & Wheat to provide delicious and innovative food-to-go, in conjunction with utilising all by-products and off-cuts created in his restaurants, reinforcing his commitment to sustainability:

“Food wastage is an issue that’s increasingly important in our industry, and one that’s particularly close to my heart. Restaurants tend to waste so much food on a day-to-day basis, and we are trying to tackle this – in the next few years we hope to reach zero-waste status.”

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Available in store

Products by Adam Handling

Black & White

Cold pressed juices

Adam has created the Black & White cold pressed juice brand as part of the company’s effort to reduce food waste, as the cold pressed juice will be made using only handpicked and delicious fruit and vegetables that are slightly misshapen and so rejected by restaurants. The juices will be cold-pressed in Battersea each day and delivered to all of Adam Handling group. Bean & Wheat will also offer juice cleanse packages, to encourage a healthy lifestyle.

Opening Times

Tuesday – Saturday 07.00 – 18:00
Sunday & Monday Closed

Directions

321 Old St,
London
EC1V 9LE

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