The best food delivery and takeaway restaurants in Islington, Highbury & Stoke Newington

Having trouble working out what you fancy when it comes to food delivery in Islington? We're here to help you choose some of the best.   


1251Around the Cluck (1251), Islington

Where: 107 Upper St, The Angel, London N1 1QN

1251, from Great British Menu chef James Cochran, is now all about chicken. Expect buttermilk fried chicken burgers with scotch bonnet jam and blue cheese mousse - and cauliflower burgers too. 

Follow them for the latest info: @1251_twelve_fifty_one.

How to order: On Deliveroo


Big Jo, Finsbury ParkBig Jo, Finsbury Park

Where: 318-326 Hornsey Rd, Finsbury Park, London N7 7HE

From the same people as Westerns Laundry and Jolene (and an offshoot of the latter) you can pick up bread, pastries, cakes, pizza slices and more here.

Follow them for the latest info: @bigjobakery

How to order: Takeaway only


CHIK'N, IslingtonCHIK'N, Islington

Where: 62 Upper St, The Angel, London N1 0NY

This is Carl Clarke and David Wolanksi's offshoot from Chick n Sours - but the same excellent fried chicken is very much in evidence in potato-bun burgers and tenders.

Follow them for the latest info: @lovechikn.

How to order: Via Deliveroo


The Clarence, Stoke NewingtonThe Clarence, Stoke Newington

Where: 102 Stoke Newington Church Street, London N16 0LA

Owned by the same people behind the Anchor and Hope, The Clarence has an offering of storecupboard essentials, cocktails in bags and heat-at-home meals which include some wonderful sounding suet-crust pies. 

Follow them for the latest info: @theclarencetavern.

How to order: Order online


Delhi Grill, AngelDelhi Grill, Angel

Where: 21 Chapel Market, The Angel, London N1 9EZ

This hidden gem on Chapel Market offers some of the best Indian food delivery in London. Top dishes include sheekh kebabs, Dhaba chicken, biryani dishes and more. 

Follow them for the latest info: @delhi_grill.

How to order: Order online for pickup or on Deliveroo.


FarangFarang, Highbury

Where: 72 Highbury Park, Highbury East, London N5 2XE

Farang repurposes into a shop during the lockdown period, with ready meals, curry kits, meat and fish selections, sweets and snacks, beer & wine and some Thai groceries all available to pick up or order for collection (including a hot takeaway option). 

Follow them for the latest info: @farangldn.

How to order:  Order on their website or head to the shop.


Four Legs at the Compton ArmsFour Legs at the Compton Arms, Islington

Where: 4 Compton Ave, Islington, London N1 2XD

Famed for one of the best burgers in London, their legendary cheeseburger is available as is a veggie aubergine parm sandwich - and some amazing potatoes as a side.

Follow them for the latest info: @fourlegs_ldn.

How to order: Order online 


Franks Canteen, HighburyFranks Canteen, Highbury

Where: 86 Highbury Park, Highbury East, London N5 2XE

The cafe and wine bar has converted to a grocer and continues to sell bread and pastries to take home. They're also selling some excellent sandwiches. 

Follow them for the latest info: @frankscanteen.

How to order: Takeaway and collection only


Hot Stone, IslingtonHot Stone, Islington

Where: 9 Chapel Market, London N1 9EZ

This Japanese restaurant in Angel combines excellent sushi with hot stone grilled steaks - although the delivery version focuses on sashimi and sushi for the moment. 

Follow them for the latest info: @hotstonelondon.

How to order: On Uber Eats


Jolene, Newington GreenJolene, Newington Green

Where: 86 Highbury Park, Highbury East, London N5 2XE

Jolene has concerted into a takeaway shop with a big focus on salads, huge sandwiches, their famed bread, marvellous cakes and pastries, pizza slices and more.

Follow them for the latest info: @jolene_hackney

How to order: Collection only


Latteria, IslingtonLatteria, Islington

Where: 56 - 58 Essex Rd, London N1 8LR

In a nutshell: Italian restaurant

What's on the takeaway menu: Islington's Italian restaurant Latteria has a full menu online, from eggs in the morning to pasta, salads, pizzas and sandwiches for the rest of the day. 

Follow them for the latest info: @latterialondon.

How to order: On Deliveroo (Wed - Sun)


Llerena, IslingtonLlerena, Islington

Where: 56 - 58 Essex Rd, London N1 8LR

Llerena on Upper Street is delivering Spanish tapas to your home. Jamon, secreto Iberico, croquetas, bacalao and more are all on the menu. 

Follow them for the latest info: @llerena.ibericotapasbar.

How to order: Order online


MEATliquor N1MEATliquor N1, Islington 

Where: 133B Upper St, The Angel, London N1 1QP

MEATliquor has the usual collection of top burgers - Dead Hippie and Bacon Cheeseburger among them - all intact. Plus shakes (hard or not) cocktails and more.

Follow them for the latest info: @meatgram.

How to order: On Uber Eats (or Click & Collect)


The Nook, Islington The Nook, Islington 

Where: 220 St Paul's Rd, Highbury, London N1 2LL

The Nook opens during the day as a deli with a takeaway menu featuring some pretty amazing sandwiches and much, mich more as well as Bread by Bike sourdough. Alongside that, they're also doing a takeaway and delivery supperclub every Friday and Saturday. There's an excellent wine list too. 

Follow them for the latest info: @thenook_london

How to order: Order online or takeaway.


Pophams, IslingtonPophams, Islington

Where: 19 Prebend St, Islington, London N1 8PF

Pophams bakery is one of the most celebrated in London, famed for their maple bacon croissants. You can order bread and pastries in advance as well as their freshly made pasta and sauces. 

Follow them for the latest info: @pophamsbakery.

How to order: Collect instore or order on their website


Rubedo, Stoke NewingtonRubedo, Stoke Newington

Where: 35 Stoke Newington Church St, Stoke Newington, London N16 0NX

Rubedo European bistro has a changing menu every week where you can pick up their popular bistro food. Recent dishes have included salt cod brandade, pork rillettes, confit duck leg and more. See their latest menu online

Follow them for the latest info: @rubedolondon.

How to order: Takeaway or order online


Salvation in Noodles, Finsbury ParkSalvation in Noodles, Finsbury Park

Where: 2 Blackstock Rd, Finsbury Park, London N4 2DL

The Finsbury Park outlet of Vietnamese restaurant SIN features noodle soups, curries and some of their excellent spring and summer rolls. Their lamb chops are well worth a try too. 

Follow them for the latest info: @salvationinnoodles

How to order: On Deliveroo


Sutton and SonsSutton and Sons, Islington

Where: 356 Essex Rd, London N1 3PD

This Longstanding London Fish & Chips purveyor has everything from whitebait and tempura prawns to battered fish and sausages, pies and their super lobster sub.

Follow them for the latest info: @suttonandsons.

How to order: On Deliveroo.


Top CuveeTop Cuvee, Highbury

Where: 177B Blackstock Road, London, N5 2LL

The Highbury restaurant now has a dedicated shop and you can order individual dishes (like their boudin blanc and new potatoes or their sticky toffee pudding) or order a full Italian feast for two (with a veg option available too). There's a big wine selection too. 

Follow them for the latest info: @topcuvee.

How to order: Order online


Trullo Shop, IslingtonTrullo Shop, Islington

Where: 300-302 St Paul's Rd, Highbury East, London N1 2LH

Right next door to Trullo is the mini Trullo Shop. There you can buy fresh pasta and sauces (including their amazing beef shin ragu) as well as bread and pastries. Their carbonara swirl is worth crossing town for. They also sell Trullo at Home kits. 

Follow them for the latest info: @trullo_restaurant

How to order: Order online or takeaway.


Yard Sale Pizza, Finsbury ParkYard Sale Pizza, Finsbury Park

Where: 54 Blackstock Rd, Finsbury Park, London N4 2DW

Yard Sale are selling their excellent pizzas (with no-contact delivery) with all the favourites, including Tender Stem Broccoli and Holy Pepperoni available. Look out for monthly specials too. 

Follow them for the latest info: @yardsalepizza

How to order: Order online


Wander, Stoke NewingtonWander, Stoke Newington

Where: 214 Stoke Newington High St, London N16 7HU

Wander are creating a weekly changing menu, which occasionally featured some of the hits from the main restaurant menu. Plus they've teamed up with Shaun Henderson for some of their seafood dishes and there's a huge wine selection. 

Follow them for the latest info: @wanderrestaurant.

How to order: On their website


Zia Lucia and BertoZia Lucia and Berto, Holloway

Where: 155 - 157 Holloway Rd, London N7 8LX

Zi Lucia offers five different pizza bases with toppings ranging from margherita to n'duja while Berto does everything from burrata to Pici with butternut squash veloute, gnocchi cacio e pepe and tiramisu.

Follow them for the latest info: @zialuciapizza.

How to order: Zia Lucia on Deliveroo and Berto on Deliveroo



Things are changing all the time, and we'll do our best to keep this guide as up to date as we can.


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