Love them or hate them, the freakshake is officially here to stay. Part monster milkshake, part decadent dessert, they’re a must for foodies with a sweet tooth and a big appetite. If you fancy tackling one yourself, we’ve rounded up six restaurants with great food and epic shakes.
A hit with the locals since 1972, Maxwell’s serves an all-American menu in the heart of Covent Garden. Come hungry and tuck into their famous baby back ribs, sizzling fajitas, and prime beef burgers topped with crispy bacon and American cheese. Their freakshakes are super-thick, piled high with sweet treats, and a bargain at £7.95. Choose from Salted Caramel Donut, Oreo Cookie, or the new Unicorn freakshake, complete with candy floss, love hearts and rainbow candy.
Get the gang together for a night out at Sunderland’s favourite dirty burger and cocktail bar. Their menu is a carnivore’s dream, from classic ribs and wings to their ‘saucy tower burgers’ that the average diner might struggle to lift, let alone eat. There are four freakshakes to choose from and our personal fave is the Kinder Surprise – white chocolate and strawberry ice-cream, strawberry sauce, and Chantilly cream, topped with an ice-cream cone, a pack of Fizz Whizz, and a Kinder Egg. Kick it up a notch by adding a shot of bourbon, spiced rum or Baileys for £3.Continue Reading