Address: 73, Myddleton Road, London, N22 8LZ

Telephone: 0208 888 8760

Year: 1981

A north London legend, Vrisaki started life in 1981 as a kebab shop that eventually grew into a fully-fledged restaurant. The founder, Andreas, had arrived in London in the 1960s and worked in luncheon clubs in the city before starting his own business in Bowes Park. 

Since the 1980s, Vrisaki has achieved fame around the world, and become a north London institution.