Taste of London – Festive Edition

Taste of London – Festive Edition   From the 17th – 20th November, for the first time, we’ll be taking part in Festive Taste of London at Tobacco Dock, and we cannot wait to be there! For fourdays, we’ll be serving some of our signature dishes including Cinco Jotas Jamón Ibérico, prawns & Ibérico pork… Read more »

5th Birthday at José and Pizarro

WE ARE 5!   José Tapas and Pizarro on Bermondsey Street are 5 years old this November! From the 31st October – 4th November we will be having a 5-day long celebration, and YOU’RE INVITED! 5 tapas dishes, over 5 days for £25, or as we like to call it – 5 YEARS, 5 DAYS,… Read more »

Sunday Lunch with José and Vivek Singh

The Guardian Local Sunday Lunch series will see José (also a regular Guardian contributor) join forces with Vivek Singh for the next instalment of the series. On Sunday 2 October at his Broadgate Circle restaurant, José will be joined by Vivek Singh, Executive Chef of The Cinnamon Club, Cinnamon Soho and Cinnamon Kitchen. Vivek’s signature style combines modern Indian flavours with western techniques. José… Read more »

Aldeburgh food festival

The food festival season continues in Suffolk on the 24th and 25th of September at the Aldeburgh Food Festival.  The festival takes place in the beautiful setting of Snape Maltings, and introduces its visitors to gorgeous food and wine from famous chefs in the relaxing East Anglian countryside. This year José Pizarro will be treating… Read more »

José’s cava and croquestas party

Stay tuned for news on the launch of our Cava & Croquetas Party at our Broadgate restaurant on 9 October – more details to come but in the meantime, save the date!

JP on Saturday Kitchen!

Catch José on Saturday Kitchen on the 20th August cooking an amazing lamb dish – watch it from 10am on BBC1 to ease yourself into the weekend!  

Abergavenny food festival

On the 17th and 18th September, JP is heading west to the famous Abergavenny Food Festival.  Now 17 years old, this festival brings 30,000 hungry people to the Welsh town to try some amazing fare, including José’s very own enticing dishes! Find out more here

José Pizarro joins the Croquetas Challenge!

  London is about to host the first ever Croquetas Challenge and José’s own balls of goodness will be competing alongside those from Salt Yard, Social Wine & Tapas, The Modern Pantry, Brindisa Kitchens, Oldroyd, Aqua Nueva, Duende, Copita, Barrica, Camino, Jamie Oliver’s Fifteen, Riding House Café and Señor Ceviche. Come and try for yourselves… Read more »

The Big Feastival

If you’ve never been to the Big Feastival then you have been missing out! Alex James hosts this ‘feel-good festival of food and music’ at his Cotswolds farm from the 26th – 28th August, and this year’s feastival is going to be even better because our own José will be there cooking up a treat… Read more »


We are really excited to be taking part in Meatopia for the first time this year! This meat – fest was founded in the US by the late great Josh Ozersky and was brought to the UK in 2013 by chef Richard H Turner of Hawksmoor fame. It’s a weekend-long love affair of meat, drink,… Read more »