01 Oct 2020
Boris has spoken…which means you either never got back to the office or you’ve returned to working from home. While we continue to support our fave restaurants, it’s comforting to know that many across the capital are on hand to liven up your WFH lunch and provide an after-work dinner worth having.
We have compiled a list of some of the best restaurants offering delivery in London, as well as delicious DIY kits to bring out your inner gourmand – *chef’s kiss*. From Michelin-starred Nordic cuisine, critically acclaimed sushi and mould-breaking pizza to vegan junk food and customisable cheesecakes, get the best of the capital delivered straight to your door.
Michelin-starred Aquavit London, in Mayfair’s St James’s Market, brings a touch of elegance to your home with the arrival of its delivery and collection service, new for 2020.. Stand-out choices include the Nordic salad with hot smoked salmon, shrimps, pickles, lettuce and rye; langoustine bao buns with torched infused seaweed oil – a Swedish twist on the classic steamed Chinese bread roll; and traditional Swedish meatballs served with mashed potatoes, pickled cucumber, mushrooms and lingonberries. A selection of fine wines, beers and inventive soft drinks are also available to order.
St. James’s, SW1Y 4QQ
Order via Supper and Deliveroo.
Headed up by Kerth Gumbs, Executive Chef of Ormer Mayfair and BBC Two’s Great British Menu 2020 Finalist, Ormer at Home brings the highest quality of ingredients together with picture-perfect presentation to offer a menu that is as close to the restaurant experience as possible. Expect expertly executed British dishes using seasonal produce from land and sea, freshly foraged vegetables and an impressive ‘Sunday Special’ sharing roast for two. Fine wines, beer, pre-batched artisan cocktails and champagne are also available.
7-12 Half Moon Street, W1J 7BH
Order delivery via Supper and Deliveroo. Collection through the restaurant’s website or by email/phone: email@example.com | 020 7499 0000
Fine-dining Indian food delivered London-wide from the Mayfair restaurant. Enjoy Benares’ classics such as delicious samosas, chaats and momos, spiced tandoor meats and seafood, rich curries and sharing biryanis, as well as sides of black daal, buttery naans and fluffy rice. Wine, beer and champagne is also available to complete the luxury @home experience. When it comes to lunchtime, grab an impressive Thali-To-Go or Curry Box, the perfect way to elevate your lunch hour.
12a Berkeley Square, W1J 6BS
Delivery is via the restaurant’s own service which covers Greater London within the M25, plus Supper, UberEats, Just Eat and Deliveroo.
If you’re looking for modern Indian cuisine from the comfort of your own home, Vivek Singh is delivering from his restaurants, The Cinnamon Club and Cinnamon Kitchen in London and Oxford. From The Cinnamon Club’s signature Hyderabad spiced lamb biryani, to hearty classics such as Kerala fish curry and chicken tikka butter masala from Cinnamon Kitchen, this is top notch Indian food to your door..
Various locations across London and Oxford
Order on the website or via Deliveroo
For those looking for a stylish sushi supper at home, Islington favourite, Hot Stone, is offering delivery across North London. With a selection of razor-sharp maki rolls, new-style sushi and sashimi and hot dishes available including sought-after Kobe beef, the menu is rich with fresh and beautiful produce/
9 Chapel Market, The Angel, N1 9EZ
Order on Deliveroo, Supper or via the website
The freshest fish and seafood is delivered to your door from FishWorks. Carefully prepared and packaged to order by FishWorks’ expert chefs and fishmongers, ready-to-eat dishes will include oven roasted seabass with lemon and thyme, seared yellow fin tuna, and garlic butter lobster and chips.
Various locations across London
Order via the website
Offering an exciting modern-European menu of large sharing plates, XR in Marylebone is delivering straight to your door this autumn to banish those stay at home blues. Choose from tempting dishes such as burrata with yellow and red cherry tomatoes and basil; lamb sliders with gruyere cheese, onion and tomato jam, pickles, kewpie mayo and truffled fries; and grilled harissa chicken with spinach, peppers and lime mayo. If you’re dining with the whole family, why not opt for the showstopping 1kg butter roasted tomahawk served with two sides of your choice, or the indulgent cacio e pepe linguine with truffle. A selection of wine, champagne and beer are also available to complete your big night in.
Order via Supper.
Using ancient grains to create a thoroughly modern, better-tasting and better-for-you pizza, Gallio’s menu bursts with fresh, vibrant Mediterranean ingredients. Adventurous dishes and pizza creations have been devised in collaboration with Ben Tish, food writer, chef and culinary director of The Stafford Collection which includes Norma London. Pizzas are available with a gluten-free base option and with add-ons such as vegan ‘sheese’ as well as chillies, garlic and basil for even more flavour.
Order on Deliveroo or via the website
Enjoy all your Italian favourites with Carluccio’s – choices such as Sicilian arancini with spinach and smoked mozzarella, lasagne made with slow-cooked beef and tomato ragù and freshly grilled tuna Niçoise salad are just some of the dishes on offer for delivery or Click & Collect.
Order via the website,Deliveroo, Uber Eats and Just Eat.
The UK’s favourite dessert restaurant brand, Creams Café is famed for its fabulously flamboyant desserts and sweet treats. Available for collection and delivery across the UK, it’s the perfect choice for the ultimate night in with your friends or family. From the Creams Sundae Royale, made with Creams Rocher gelato, chocolate fudge brownie gelato, creamy vanilla ice cream and finished with milk chocolate sauce, a Ferrero Rocher and a Creams wafer; to Creams’ take on a traditional Knickerbocker Glory – there’s delights for kids and adults alike.
Various locations nationwide
Order via Deliveroo, Uber Eats and Just Eat
French artisan bakery and patisserie PAUL has recently launched ‘PAUL at Home’ – its first nationwide range of bread baking kits and premium product sets, including PAUL’s indulgently rich hot chocolate, so you can now get your PAUL fix wherever you live! To celebrate the new ‘at Home’ range, PAUL has partnered with the 2019 Great British Bake Off winner and pro-baker, David Atherton, on a ‘step-by-step’ recipe video using the bread starter kit for fans to follow along at home.
DELIVERY RANGE: Nationwide
Order via the website (Minimum of 48 hours’ notice required)
The cheesecake wizards behind the fully-loaded, customised creations have created the Build Your Own At Home (BYOAH!) – a DIY delivery kit which comes complete with everything you need to create your dream, Insta-worthy cheesecake including tons of treats to decorate with. Choose from the Fully Loaded topping pack of chocolate bars or throw it back with an old school Pick ‘n’ Mix: think strawberry laces, jazzies, cola bottles, flying saucers and sprinkles! Each Build Your Own At Home cake serves 8-10 and is priced at just £32 (excluding delivery).
DELIVERY RANGE: Nationwide
Order via the website (Minimum of 72 hours’ notice required)
Based in the famous Camden Stables Market, the diner has just launched the kits and is sending all that plant-based deliciousness nationwide. DIY just got dirty AF! There are four super generous kits to choose from, at just £18 each – the classic Rudy’s Reuben, signature Dirty Burger DIY box, Grilled Chick’n Caesar Burger and Broccoli Mac ‘n’ Cheeze. Every kit comes with all the ingredients, a full recipe card plus a QR code which takes you to Rudy’s YouTube channel to cook along with Chef Matthew.
DELIVERY RANGE: Nationwide
Order via the website by Monday for a Friday delivery
Share one of FishWorks’ incredible Oyster Boxes delivered straight to your door. For £60, enjoy a mixture of a dozen Jersey, Carlingford and Morecombe Bay oysters with an assortment of condiments including lemon, merlot vinegar, and tabasco, while sipping on FishWorks’ Fernão Pires white wine. FishWorks has you covered with your very own shucker, an online tutorial for beginners and a £10 voucher for your next restaurant visit!
DELIVERY RANGE: London
Order via the website