Top Sydney Restaurants Now Doing Takeaway
- Parents Only
As the Coronavirus crisis continues to take hold, lockdown life is upon us once more; and like previous lockdowns, many of us are turning to food as a source of comfort and care in what is an undeniably stressful situation. While it certainly isn't all sunshine and rainbows for Sydney's eclectic restaurant scene, some of our favourites are doing all they can to pivot; creating never-seen-before Sydney takeaway menus and special bespoke meals that you can enjoy at home.
So seize the day! Support these Sydney restaurants now doing takeaway to desperately stay in the game and spice up your lockdown evenings at the same time, with these not-your-average-takeaway meals that are beyond drool-worthy.
In response to Sydney's extended lockdown, premium finish-at-home meal-delivery platform Providoor has just launched; delivering dishes prepared by some of Sydney's most popular and iconic restaurants. Born in Melbourne as a result of the city's string of 2020 lockdowns, Providoor gives you the chance to enjoy the experience of a meal out, without having to go—well...out.
The platform offers Sydney-siders a great opportunity to support the industry, and it allows restaurants to preserve the quality of their food during the delivery process without having to pay excessive fees to third-party delivery providers, who often take a whopping 35 percent commission; whereas Providoor takes only 15 percent. The food is expertly prepared by chefs in the restaurant’s kitchens before being delivered via cold freight to the customer, who then puts the finishing touches on each dish before serving. Orders are taken by 4 pm for next-day delivery in Sydney Metro, regional NSW and even Canberra!
So—which restaurants are on the Providoor agenda?! You can currently order from the likes of The Apollo, Monopole, Cirrus, Rockpool @ Home and CicciaBella, with even more restaurants set to be added to the line-up in the near future. We're talking Cho Cho San, Bondi Icebergs, Golden Century and more. Watch this drool-filled space!
2. Totti’s Bondi
An Eastern suburbs favourite, Totti's Bondi are now doing takeaway with their classic wood-fired bread and the pappardelle with lamb ragu amidst other iconic dishes for your enjoyment! Order a feast online and pick it up with some pre-batched cocktails from The Bottle Shop while you’re at it. Sounds like the perfect night in to us!
3. Din Tai Fung
The kings of hand-made dumplings, Din Tai Fung now have a full range of frozen dumplings available to pick up plus a range of hot food too! Get your Yum-Cha fix with BBQ Pork buns and Shrimp and Prawn dumplings, all ready to collect from locations across Sydney.
4. Coogee Pavilion
Coogee Pavilion’s extensive menu is the perfect pick for the whole family to enjoy takeaway in Sydney! The menu has all of the comfort classics down pat, so parents and kids alike can take away from Vinnie’s Pizza, as well as burgers, pasta and a whole lot more.
5. Mr Wong
With a menu of signature dishes and weekly specials to be enjoyed at home, the contemporary Cantonese menu at beloved Sydney favourite Mr Wong includes Crispy fried Balmain Bugs, Peking duck pancakes, Steamed dim sum platter and Mr Wong's honey chicken. Plus, there's a full drinks menu including beer, wine, bubbles and cocktails!
6. Ms G’s
Potts Point favourite, Ms G’s, will be keeping locals well-fed with all of their signature drool-worthy dishes, including tom yum fried rice, soy-glazed chicken wings and those famous cheeseburger spring rolls (yes, really!).
7. Huxtons at Bronte
This sweet little corner cafe is normally overflowing with devoted patrons, chowing down on their best-ever french toast and giant panna-cotta-soaked lamingtons, and now Huxtons At Bronte has an equally delicious 'Meals For Home' Menu which you can order online. The made-to-order meals include soups likes pumpkin, cauliflower and leek, and hearty main meals including lasagne and slow-cooked lamb, plus a delicious range of desserts.
8. Queen Chow Enmore and Manly
Get your Cantonese hit with both Queen Chow Enmore and Queen Chow Manly offering takeaway! Enjoy a whole range of delicious classic dishes and diverse dim sum, sweet and sour pork, prawn toast and salt ‘n’ pepper squid. Drool!
9. One Penny Red
This inner west favourite wants you to eat and drink well while isolating, so are now offering a takeaway menu of their restaurant highlights. Ever wanted to try the infamous One Penny Red grilled snapper collar with crab bisque butter or their grass-fed beef burger? Now you can! They even have a kids menu and heat at-home options for those nights you really just don't want to cook. Oh, and they'll mix you up a cocktail if you're feeling fancy!
10. The Paddington
For family dinners made easy, The Paddington in, well...Paddington, offer great family meals including their famous rotisserie roast chicken, chicken and mushroom pie, whole fried chicken and juicy lamb rump!
11. The Chicken Shop
The Chicken Shop is a true neighbourhood gem that's dishing up a selection of sandwiches, salads and burgers that are easy to pick up for takeaway from the hole-in-the-wall on Oxford Street.
12. The Bottle Shop(s)
The Bottle shops at The Royal, The Newport and Allawah Hotel are open for pick up and take away and guests can also order from Merivale’s online Bottle Shop and an extensive range of wine, cocktails and spirits chosen by Merivale’s drink experts, delivered to their door.
13. Lotus at Home
With specially designed menus on offer, Sydney-siders can enjoy all of their favourites from the comfort of their own home, including Dumpling Bar’s scallop siu mai and truffle fried rice, Madame Shanghai’s Kung Pao chicken, and Double Bay’s tea-smoked duck with Davidson plum sauce.
Head over to the Lotus at Home website to pre-order online and use the code LOVEDOWN20* to take 20% off any order over $40 between now and 9 July.
14. The Star’s ‘Table for 2’
Sydneysiders can have an exquisite fine-dining experience at home from The Star's signature restaurants. Sokyo, BLACK Bar & Grill and The Fat Noodle are now open for pick-up and delivery with their seasonally curated Table for 2 menus. created by Master chefs, Chase Kojima, Dany Karam and Luke Nguyen.
From the Sokyo Sushi Box to the bold, five-course feast from BLACK Bar & Grill, check out all the 'Table for 2' menus and order now at The Star.
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Mar 27 2020
Brown sugar in Bondi is offering take away for their famous fish pies, along with other good stuff! Support local businesses!