My Favourites

My Favourites

Save your favourites with a single click and you’ll never forget a brilliant Muddy recommendation.


Get the inside line on what’s unique, special and new near you, straight to your inbox across 28 counties

Back to Eat

Tip-top takeaways to see you through lockdown

Restaurants, cafes and bars may be closing, but you can still support our brilliant local businesses by ordering a takeaway. Oh go on, if we must...

It’s time to ditch the Domino’s and support your local eateries across Warwickshire – roll call, please!


The Woodman at Home, Stratford-upon Avon

You can order a £45pp Weekend Box for a minimum of two people with starters, mains and desserts including Fallow Deer Wellington, Crown prince pumpkin chestnut mushroom pithivier and Tarte Tatin to a £40pp three- course Sunday Lunch Box. Drinks are available too from sparkling, red and white wines to home-bottled signature cocktails (all £8 each) such as their own Barrell Aged Negroni, Old Fashioned and Elderwood Gin (see here:

For the weekend box order by 7pm on Wed for the Weekend Box and by 7pm on Thurs for Sunday Box. Email  or Tel: 01789 331535 Mon-Sat, 12pm-7pm).

Antona at Home, Kenilworth & Birmingham – available nationwide

Michelin-starred food delivered to your door by the team behind The Cross at Kenilworth and Simpsons in Birmingham. Order starters, mains desserts and wines to pair with your food here. It’s all boxed in sustainable, eco-friendly packaging with pre-prepared, chilled ingredients and easy to follow instructions. Nationwide delivery is free for orders of £150 or more. Alternatively, if you live locally you can collect, from either restaurant.

Salt at Home boxes, Stratford-upon-Avon

Fancy an Egg Custard Choux Box?

Paul Foster’s Michelin-starred relaxed fine dining restaurant has just launched 3-course meal home boxes for £40 for local delivery (within 10 miles) or collection, including a selection of wines and beers, plus one off’s such as this Saturday’s Weekend Brunch box (£20) and a box of 6 egg custard Choux buns (£12) for collection. It’s what weekend culinary dreams are made of. The menu changes weekly.

Oscar’s At Home, Leamington Spa

Enjoy a taste of this independent French bistro with a £19pp 3-course dinner in the comfort of your own home. Order before Fri Nov 13 at 10am for collection on Sat Nov 14 10am-3pm.

Birtelli’s, Leamington Spa

An independent, family owned stone baked pizza delivery start-up using natural ingredients from award-winning British producers and home baked pizza kits. Order a Warwickshire Purity lager on the side! Paul Foster from Michelin-starred Salt in Stratford is the company’s executive chef.

The Red Lion Hunningham, nr Leamington Spa

The 2019 Muddy award-winner is continuing to run a food takeaway service as it did in the first Lockdown with a Fish & Chip Friday (or Halloumi) – £9 per person and £6 per child – plus 15% off all drinks. To order Tel: 01926 623715. Locals are also invited to turn up at this lovely rural pun and sit outside (there’s plenty of space in the garden and benches).

Hart & Co, Leamington Spa

A takeaway menu is available seven days a week, 14 hours a day on Insta and they’ll be doing deliveries to Leamington, Warwick, Kenilworth, Coventry, Stratford, Wellesbourne, Southam and all the villages in between. On the menu order breakfast in bed, takeout cocktails, lunch, dinner and other treats.

And for anyone celebrating birthdays, missed weddings, hen parties, christenings etc the family have teamed up with @thesocialhq_ and @emislittlebakery to bring the party to your home with orb balloons and brownie boxes.

The Clarendon Arms, Kenilworth

The Clarendon’s Friday fish & chips and Sunday Roast takeaways are back with three ways to order.

Harringtons on the Hill, Kenilworth

Next door to The Clarendon’s is this family owned restaurant. You can order homemade breakfast baps, afternoon teas, and cakes every Friday, Saturday and Sunday in lockdown. Pre order or pop down from 10am- 4pm.

Bumbles Coffee House, Studley

An excellent choice of hot drinks and locally produced takeaway treats at this eco-conscious Warwickshire indie including the launch of their new festive menu including Malteser Reindeer brownies by Warwickshire-based Beki’s Brownies. Enjoy specialty coffee from Stratford’s Monsoon Estates Coffee and loose teas from Bird and Blend. During lockdown 2.0 the cafe will be open Mon-Fri 9am-3pm, Sat 9am-4pm and Sun 10am-2pm. Food available Fri to Sun. Keep an eye pm FB and Insta for latest offers.

Hilltop Farm Cafe, Hunningham nr Leamington Spa

Enjoy a range of innovative takeaways and drive-thru hog roast (Sun Nov 14) from breakfast, food to go and wood fired pizza (Fri Nov 13) to Sunday lunch with lamb and beef from the farm.

MOR Bakery & Kitchen, Bell Court. Stratford-upon-Avon

MOR-eish cinnamon & cardamom buns

Independent sourdough bakery & kitchen. From their online shop and takeaway hatch you can buy/pre-order sourdough bread including a 12-week subscription service, pastries, a pizza ‘fake-away’ kit, vegan doughnuts, cinnamon & cardamom buns and a fresh produce box (for collection on Wed & Fri). This lockdown they’ll be also offering a brunch menu, other savoury delights and weekly takeaway feasts and pizza nights. Fri Nov 13 sees the launch of their first takeaway night – starting with a Mexican theme. Check out their FB & Insta.

Temperance Cafe/Bar, Leamington Spa

The Garden Shed Cafe premises may be closed but the team are running vegan breakfast takeaways from neighbouring cafe Temperance in Leamington Old Town on Saturdays 10-4. Also available this Sat Nov 14 –vegan burgers made to collect.

Nana’s Japanese, Leamington Spa

Fancy some authentic Japanese food, tasting trays & sweets to takeaway from this little Leamington independent. Nana’s is open Tue-Sat 12.30-2.30pm: Fri & Sat 6-8.30pm.

Castle at Edgehill, Edgehill

Expect regular weekly visits by the Food Truck in the pub car park – next on Wed Nov 18. Keep your eyes peeled on Facebook here for their new menu. Pre-order your food by calling Mark & Rich on 07970 939725.

Dough & Brew, Warwick

Sourdough pizza and freshly made pastas to order from this independent Muddy award-winner alongside local craft beers and wines. Open: Wed – Fri: 4pm-9pm; Sat: 9am-9pm & Sunday: 10am-2pm. Choose click & collect & delivery as before.

La Casa Loco, Rugby

This indie Mexican continues to offer an online takeaway service including cocktails and make-your-own fajita kits.

Forrest Coffee House, Kenilworth

Opposite the Clock Tower, this new eco-friendly community cafe is offering a range of cakes, from personalised celebration cakes to seasonal mini bundts to takeaway and order online for free local delivery – plus coffee. Open 8am-5pm.

The Kitchen, Farnborough

Asian Street Food takeaway from Ant & the team

Inspired by dishes from Sri Lanka, Thailand, Mumbai, Malaysia Ant’s takeaways have become a Friday night institution but has now expanded to Saturday Date Night Takeaways and Sunday roasts. Menus are announced via social media & booking is via email or via Instagram & Facebook.

The Kitchen has also teamed up with Primrose Hill Farm, Arlescote, Banbury to run a pop-up Food Hall packed full of local fresh produce, store cupboard faves and tempting treats.

Gilks garage themed cafe, Kineton

Open for takeaways, and weekend deliveries within a 1.5-mile radius. Their full menu, except for a plated full English, is available including Giant Yorkshire Puddings and Sunday roasts, plus Fri & Sat pizza and burger takeaway nights. Order by click and collect, phone, or pop in.

Deli-on-the-Hill, 36 Castle Street, Kenilworth

Taking orders for their street food menu, all day breakfast, brunch/lunch or take out coffee with delivery slots available on Friday and Saturday evening (4-7pm) within 5m of the cafe and a minimum order of £15. Order online here Tel:

Jack’s Shack Coffee Shop, Warwick

Open for takeaways from Tue-Sat, 7.30am to 4pm including sourdough bagels or toasties, soup of the day, shakes and locally made brownies.

Bonds, Dodwell, Evesham Road, Stratford-upon-Avon

The cafe is open for takeaway drinks and fabulous cakes from Mon-Sat, 9am – 1.30pm.

Warwick Street Kitchen, Leamington Spa

This indie coffee shop has launched a new takeaway menu for lockdown 2.0 with brunch, flatbreads, sides & desserts available to click & collect and Deliveroo 7 days a week. Sat Nov 14 is Burger Night

Esmie’s, Fargo Village, Coventry

Delicious home-cooked Caribbean food via @Deliveroo Just Eat and Click and collect Wed-Sat 5-8pm.

Inside the 22, Rugby

Coffee, cakes & pastries to takeaway, plus click & collect off licence.

Thirteen Bakers, Warwick

Only open Saturday 9am-1pm during lockdown 2.0. Pe-orders recommended.

Haddie & Trilby, Leamington Spa

Independent real bakery. Available for online shop orders for collection between 8.45am and noon daily Tue-Sat.

Dirty Kitch, Fargo Village, Coventry

Takeaway vegan soul food to order for deliver or collection on Friday and Saturdays.

Square Coffee, Dunchurch, Rugby

Open daily, 9am til 2pm for takeaway coffee, cakes and lunch. Grab yourself a flat white and a Baked Brownies brownie before or after an autumn walk. Click & Collect available too.

Tell us what you think

Your email address will not be published.

* Required
* Required

Little Black Book

The Little Black Book

Our A-Z of the grooviest local businesses to help make your life easier

View the businesses
Reader Treats Just For You!