Tuesday , May 17 2022
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Take It Away!


  • Prime at Edith Cavell, Tombland, Norwich
    Run by brothers Ben and Tom Edwards, Prime is making sure meat lovers don’t miss out by launching cook at home steak kits. They are delivering them between noon and 5pm on Fridays and Saturdays in the Norwich area, and they contain a choice of steak, chips, sides and sauces plus a pudding. The pair also run Steak in the Stix at Cawston, near Reepham, and offer takeaways on Saturdays and Sundays, from 3pm – 8pm. This is a collection only service, and choices include steak, chicken and veggie dishes.
  • Benedicts, Norwich
    Richard Bainbridge and his team offer oven-ready takeaway meals on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays. Starting at £24 for three courses, there’s a real accent on local, seasonal food. You have to collect the food on your chosen day and one menu features gazpacho – delicious!
  • Wells Crab House
    Kelly and Scott Dougal are launching a new takeaway service on June 19. Expect a salad and platter menu, plus something special for the weekend. Curries on Fridays, a themed three-course meal on Saturdays and a barbecue fish kit on Sundays. Watch this space for more.
  • Socius, Burnham Market
    Dan and Natalie are, at time of writing, limbering up to offer a takeaway service from June 13. The duo will offer up their trademark small plates on Saturday evenings and Sunday lunches – how does sticky pork belly with creamy mash and garlic and sage butter sound? Wine and cocktails are also available.
  • The Ingham Swan, Ingham
    A click and collect service is now available at this 14th century inn in North Norfolk run by chef patron Daniel Smith. There is a choice of menus, wines and sides on offer on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays, plus a Sunday lunch option, a BBQ option and also one for Fathers’ Day.  We spotted the Bakewell tart, much loved by the Feast team, on one of the featured menus! A similar service is also available at The Wildebeest in Stoke Holy Cross, near Norwich, which is also run by Dan and his team.
  • Pono, St Giles Street, Norwich
    Superfood bar Pono is open for takeaway coffees, smoothies, juices and salad bowls from Tuesday to Thursdays from 10am to 3pm.
    The team is also offering both collection and delivery days for pre orders – with more goodies available, including yummy brownies and flapjacks and all your usual super healthy favourites like oat bowls and chia puddings. Best to check their website for the latest menus, collection and delivery days and the like.
  • The Duck Inn, Stanhoe, near Burnham Market
    Ben Handley and his team always offer something fun – and delicious. Just keep an eye on their website or social media to see what takeaway they are offering each weekend. This Sunday, it’s burgers, and we are reliably informed their rotisserie chicken was a-ma-zing.
  • The Ship, Brancaster
    Click and collect takeaways are on offer on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays from noon to 8pm, and on Sundays from noon to 6pm. Choices include burgers, fish and chips, half a lobster and falafel kebabs, and wines, soft drinks and beers are also available.
  • The Honest Kitchen, Norwich
    Three Norfolk chefs have just come together to form this new company which delivers healthy lunches during the week and brunches at weekends – in the Norwich area. We are loving the sound of the Norfolk Ploughman’s, and how about the Couple’s Lazy Weekend brunch box? Where do we sign up?!
  • Byfords, Holt
    Byfords is running ‘The Hatch, open every Friday between 12pm-8pm, Saturday between 11am – 7pm, offering customers the chance to book a slot and pre order from a much larger menu available online from Byfords classics, from stone baked pizzas and take’n’bake items, to scone boxes, hot drinks and cake.
  • The Ffolkes, Hillington, North Norfolk
    The Ffolkes is offering a ‘Feast & Go’ option, inviting customers to book a time slot between 12pm and 6pm on their chosen Sunday, and then coming along and choosing their pie feast favourites to take home for £18.50 per portion. Choose from a selection of homemade mini pies and all the trimmings (roast potatoes, seasonal veg, Yorkshire puddings, pigs in blankets and more), as well as delicious pudding options including seasonal crumble with custard and tray bake desserts.
  • Jorge’s To Go
    Jorge’s Portuguese restaurant has opened up on Thursday, Friday and Saturdays for take away dinner. You can order on the night or pre-order up to 7 days in advance to make sure you get your food when you want it
  • The Pigs and Back To Your Place
    These two favourites are collaborating to bring customers Friday Night Fish & Chips and Sunday Roast Boxes. Choose cod, chips, mushy peas and tartare sauce, or battered veggie sausages and chips for £11 per person (and pick up from The Pigs on Friday between 5pm – 9pm. For £15 per person, choose from pork belly, chicken, beef or a vegan nut roast, plus roast potatoes, roasted roots, savoy cabbage, cauliflower cheese, Yorkshire pudding and topped with gravy and add dessert.
  • Jive Kitchen and Bar, Norwich
    After traveling to Mexico and having an amazing insight into real Mexican street food the idea of Jive Kitchen was born, dishing up  ‘DIY taco kits’ and cocktails now available for take away or collection
  • Rocky Bottoms, West Runton, near Sheringham
    This seafood favourite offers a free delivery service throughout much of the county, including Norwich. Options include whole dressed lobsters and crabs, oysters, prawns and fishcakes.There is also a click and collect service on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays with choices such as haddock and chips and oysters and chips! Ali and Richard Matthews catch, prepare and serve the freshest seafood, so dive in.
  • Blue Joanna, Norwich
    In the heart of the Golden Triangle in Norwich is Blue Joanna.
    All the much-loved, classic Blue Joanna Asian style street food dishes as well as some specially devised takeaway cocktails, a wine selection, beers & soft drinks. Takeaways can only be booked in advance (preferably by the day before or sooner) and payment will be taken over the phone. Collection only. You can place your order via their website, on social media, or call or text on 07496 712942 or on 01603 625047 and leave a message (order details, telephone number and ideal collection date and time.)


  • Son of Christie
    Aaron, a North-Norfolk cheesemonger, delivers a wide selection of cheeses, including many local ones, plus hams and delicious accompaniments. You might know him as he is a farmers’ market regular across Mid Norfolk.
  • Easters, Norwich
    Peter Easter is going apace with their deliveries of first class fruit and veg – plus a comprehensive range of groceries, including many local cheeses, milk, eggs, chutneys and more. You can also build your own box to suit your own tastes.
  • Norfolk Veg Box, Attleborough
    Norfolk Veg Box, based near Attleborough, delivers across the county. Choose from a detoxing veg box, to a meat box, to a simply Norfolk veg box. There’s no reason not to get your five a day!


  • Old Hall Farm, Woodton, near Bungay
    Stuart and Rebecca Mayhew and their herd of Jersey cows have a gorgeous countryside setting in between Norwich and Bungay. The farm shop is packed with local produce, including their own butter, cream, yogurt, milk and milkshakes! And the butchery counter is always well stocked. Look out for their Friday night takeaway service, too – an Asian Street Food one is planned for June 5 – and the couple also offer a delivery service – with a tip top cheese hamper catching our eye.
  • Walsingham Farms Shop, Little Walsingham
    General manager Sam Bagge and his team cram the pretty barn with everything from pies to cheeses, fruit and veg, jams, pickles and more – all the ingredients for a perfect picnic. The salads and strawberries are looking delicious, and the butchery counter is always a work of art! A delivery service is available and it is hoped to open the Norwich market stall before too long.


  • Cupcake and Co, Upper St Giles, Norwich
    This pretty little shop, a haven for those with a sweet tooth, is open for takeaways including coffees, exquisite cakes, sausage rolls and more. Various items like birthday cakes are available to order online and there is also a Saturday delivery service for the Norwich area on offer.
  • Archer’s, Plumstead Road, Norwich
    Jamie Archer and his team always have a super counter display, with plenty of great ideas for the barbecue. Provenance is paramount. The shop is open, or you can order online – the meat boxes (which include a gluten free option) are good value – and there is also a free local delivery service.
  • Howards, Fye Bridge Street, Norwich
    This city centre fishmonger (and game dealer) is well known for its extensive range of fish and seafood. The shop opens Monday to Saturday and offers a local delivery service. Look out for the tempting pictures on Insta – you’ll be drooling!
  • Earsham Street Delicatessan
    Earsham Street Deli is an award winning, independent emporium on the Norfolk/Suffolk border, championing small and artisan producers who are offering deliveries and customer collections on certain days. Please visit their website for more details.


So many places are offering and doing really great things. The White Horse at Neatishead, near Wroxham, is starting takeaways, Guist Village Shop, near Dereham, has been open throughout and stocks local products, Fielding Cottage at Honingham, near Norwich, has expanded all that it offers during lockdown and now has everything from Swannington Farm to Fork meat to fresh fruit and veg, Staithe Smokehouse at Brancaster Staithe has gorgeous smoked fish and a small selection of local produce and delivers around the county, Thornham Deli in North Norfolk offers much – from yummy takeaways to local deliveries. and for those missing their afternoon teas and sweet treats, Katering4U, based in Fakenham, are offering boxed Afternoon Teas and treat boxes, whilst Norfolk Scone Company have selection of Afternoon Teas, cakes and savoury delights. You can also find that at Creake Abbey Farmers’ Market. We have our eye on their curry of the week!

Do check everything with the actual shop or eaterie as things are changing all the time and we would hate you to be disappointed. You will need to preorder and book in collection times. Happy eating!

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