• Hackney now has a roving pub service serving freshly poured pints

    Forest Road Brewing start mobile pub service

    Despite the Prime Minister talking about a potential July opening for some hospitality businesses, most people suspect that pubs - particularly those without big beer gardens - will be among the last places to emerge from lockdown. That's a long time to wait for a pint. Which is why East London's Forest Road Brewing Company has come up with an idea.

    Their mobile pub will bring you a freshly poured pint direct to your door. Pint

  • Little Duck Home Kitchen is the home version of The Picklery in Dalston

    Little Duck Home Kitchen is the home version of the Picklery in Hackney

    As we now know, restaurants aren't going to return in any kind of dine-in version until July at the earliest, so there will be an increasing amount hoping to (at least temporarily) morph into an at-home service. The latest of these is Little Duck - The Picklery who have just launched Little Duck Home Kitchen. 

    The Dalston restaurant, from the people behind Ducksoup and Rawduck, have launched

  • Angela Hartnett's Cafe Murano starts delivery from Bermondsey

    angela hartnett starts cafe murano delivery service in Bermondsey

    Ever since we spotted her talking on Instagram about getting ready to do takeaways, we've been waiting for Angela Hartnett to release more details. In an email to customers today she finally revealed that she'll be doing a delivery service for Cafe Murano.

    Using the group's latest restaurant to open - the one in Bermondsey - they'll be doing all manner of ready-made meals and fresh pasta both to collect

  • Shake Shack's burgers are back in London

    shake shack reopens in london

    Update - 7/5/20

    There are even more Shake Shacks on the way! This time they're opening two Deliveroo kitchens, so they're reaching areas of London that were previously deprived of Shack Burgers and frozen custard. First up is Battersea, opening on 9 May 2020 (delivering to SW11 including Balham, Brixton and Clapham) and that's being followed up by Swiss Cottage in the near future.

    Expect more to come and we'll update you as the

  • Manteca returns, this time delivering Saturday feasts alongside Smokestak in Shoreditch

    Manteca returns, this time delivering saturday feasts alongside Smokestak in Shoreditch

    They've already opened Smokestak for Saturday delivery/pickup - now it's the time of David Carter and Chris Leach's Manteca. However, this isn't Manteca served from their Soho restaurant - instead, the team has headed east and are also using Smokestak as a base

  • Test Driving José Pizarro's tapas - get the whole José experience at home


    José's tapas bar may be closed, but you can get the complete Pizarro experience at home, delivered. We gave it a try.  

  • Nobu London is delivering - and that includes their black cod miso

    Nobu London is delivering - and that includes their Black Cod Miso

    Yes, that's right - it's another re-opening! This time it's the turn of high-end Japanese restaurant Nobu, which is kicking off its new delivery service from today. They'll be on both Deliveroo and Supper, where they'll have a menu featuring Nobu classics. That means yes, you can get their signature dish, Black Cod Miso delivered - but it will cost you £42.50. Ouch. That's the same price it was in the restaurant,

  • Angelina in Dalston is launching a Friday delivery feast

    Angelina in Dalston is launching a Friday delivery feast

    They've been busy preparing meals for the vulnerable in Hackney and now Angelina in Dalston are ready to kick off their new delivery service. The restaurant, which was highly recommended by Jay Rayner, will continue to prepare meals Monday - Thursday

  • Chik'n is back, delivering from Baker Street

    Chik'n is back, delivering from Baker Street  

    It's not Chick n Sours - yet - but if you've been hankering for some of Carl Clarke and David Wolanski's superlative fried chicken, then the re-opening of Chik'n on Baker Street should do the job. They're back up on Deliveroo now, with the usual burgers and tenders including:

    • BBQ Deluxe -
  • Test Driving Arros QD's delivery options - paella, prawns and more...

    Arros QD quique dacosta london food delivery

    Top Spanish chef Quique Dacosta's London outpost has moved into delivery during the London lockdown, but they have three different levels on offer. We put a few of them to the test. 

  • Twisted London open their King's Cross restaurant ahead of schedule

    twisted london opens at king's cross

    Often, a story we write is all about a new restaurant opening. And eventually Twisted London's new King's Cross venue will actually open as a counter service restaurant. Just not today. Instead, they'll launch as a delivery-only spot, like they do from their original Shoreditch location. So all the interesting dishes they come up with that are usually only available in East London should be now on offer to North Londoners too.


  • The best food delivery and takeaway restaurants in Hackney


    Stuck in the house in Hackney, but desperate for something different to home cooking? We're here to help you choose some of the best.  

  • Prime Feasts is a mammoth box of meat from Goodman, Burger & Lobster and Beast

    Prime Feasts is a mammoth box of meat from Goodman, Burger & Lobster and Beast

    We've already written about how the people behind Goodman have been setting up an impressive take-home menu from Wild Tavern in Chelsea - but now they've gone several times bigger. Their Prime Feast box combines food from their three main

  • Pret is reopening more London stores

    Pret to reopen some London stores, nearest to NHS hospitals

    Update - more London stores are about to open. 

    After opening 10 Prets across London, they're about to launch a further 20. Opening on Friday 1 May, they'll be available on Deliveroo and Uber Eats, as well as for takeaway. So if you really need a Super Club and a coffee - here's where to go:

    • Battersea - 80-82 St John's Rd
    • Borough High Street -
  • Smokestak are back with a weekly barbecue extravaganza

    Smokestak are back with a weekly barbecue extravaganza

    They may not be back completely, but Smokestak will be returning every Saturday for the next few weeks and they're doing it in style. After a trial run last Saturday, they'll be back every week with a menu that sees them going back to basics with old-school barbecue action.  

    Here's what's on the menu. The first four meats are by the 100g and we want all of it, frankly. 

    • Smoked