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COVID-19: Restaurant DIY kits + Heat-at-home meals delivery to all London or nationwide

Find below all restaurants and food businesses offering DIY kits, heat-at-home cooked meals, fresh pasta and recipe boxes for delivery and takeaway at the moment to all London areas or nationwide.

Latest update: 10.11.2020

Arabica London – Mezze and more
What: Middle-Eastern inspired mezze platters (vegetarian and vegan options), DIY falafel kits, pantry (sumac, preserved lemons) and festive hampers.
Scope: Nationwide delivery, free over £75.
When: Every Tues (Fri 11.59pm cut-off) and Fri (Mon 11.59pm cut-off).
How: Via

Artusi & Marcella – Italian ‘cook-at-home’
What: South East London beloved Italian eateries now deliver a ‘cook-at-home’ weekly-changing menu of caponata, fresh pasta with venison ragu, lasagna and chocolate mousse.
Scope: Nationwide delivery.
£35 minimum order. £5 local delivery, £10 nationwide delivery.

BAO – DIY kits
What: Made-by-you classic pork or daikon kits, gua baos, cocktails and lots of merch by the one-and-only BAO. Rice error also available for London local delivery, check out the relevant area articles.
Scope: Nationwide delivery, free over £75.
How: Via their online shop

Berenjak – Kabab kits
What: Pre-marinated lamb and chicken kebabs and mazeh kits from Persian canteen in Soho.
Scope: Nationwide delivery in England and Wales.
When: Once a week on Fri (Mon midnight cut-off).
How: Via

Bubala – Middle East – Vegetarian
What: A vibrant selection of vegetarian mezze including labneh, hummus, falafels to share by Shoreditch Middle East vegetarian eatery, to eat within 3 days of delivery (£50 for two).
Scope: Nationwide delivery (except Scottish Highlands & Northern Ireland).
£5.50 delivery charge, free for 2 boxes or more.
When: on Fri mornings.
How: Via Dishpatch.

By Alastair Little – Meals
What: Carrot and coriander soup, gratin dauphinoise, pasta sauces, meatballs… cooked to order + kitchen essentials by chef Alastair Little. £20 minimum order.
Scope: Nationwide delivery.
When: every Fri (Mon 10pm cut-off).

London Kitchen Deliveries
What: Individual meals, set menus, afternoon tea and Christmas hampers
10% off throughout November with code ‘NOVEMBER10’.
Scope: Nationwide delivery (except Northern Ireland, Hebrides and Isle of Man).
Free local London delivery to SE4, SE15, SE22, SE23, SE26.
How: Via their website

Farang – Thai
What: Ready-meal or hot takeaway and Thai larder at the restaurant + a full tasting menu to share for delivery (£50 for two).
Scope: Shop open Wed-Sat 12-9pm (hot takeaway 5-9pm) + Nationwide delivery (except Scottish Highlands & Northern Ireland) on Fri mornings.
£5.50 delivery charge, free for 2 boxes or more.
How: Delivery via via Dishpatch.
Where: 72 Highbury Park, Highbury East, London N5 2XE.

Gunpodwer – Indian food
What: DIY kits (Vindaloo BBQ ribs, Kashmiri lamb, Tandoori chicken) for nationwide delivery + Malabar chicken wings, egg curry masala, Karawari soft shell crab and more from vibrant Indian restaurant.
Scope: Collection + Local delivery + Nationwide delivery for DIY kits.
When: Nationwide DIY kits delivery Wed and Fri.
Local Collection + Delivery Mon-Sat 5-9pm.
How: Nationwide DIY kits delivery via their online shop.
Spitalfields local hot food collection via Slerp and delivery via Deliveroo.
Tower Bridge local hot food collection via Slerp and delivery via Deliveroo.

Hoppers Cash & Kari – Sri Lankan and South Indian food
What: ready-to-cook meals, cocktails, spices from Sri Lankan top restaurant.
Scope: Collection + Local delivery + Nationwide delivery on Fri (Mon 12pm cut-off) and Wed (Fri 12pm cut-off) or pre-order for a future date.
Collection + Local delivery from Soho, Marylebone and King’s Cross via Slerp. 8-mile radius for orders at least 24h in advance, 3-mile radius for same-day orders.
When: Everyday 5-10.30pm⁣.⁣
How: Nationwide delivery via their online shop.

Island Poké – Poké bowls kits
What: Takeaway & Collection in shops + DIY poké bowls kits with all ingredients from £22.
Scope: Takeaway from shops + Local delivery + DIY kits delivery within the M25.
When: Tues, Thurs, Sat. 2pm cut-off for delivery within 48h (72h otherwise).
How: Click & Collect via ritual.
Local delivery via Deliveroo, Uber Eats, City Pantry.
DIY kits delivery via their online shop.

Kricket – Indian kits
What: Old Delhi chicken curry kit from Indian-inspired restaurant.
Scope: Nationwide delivery.
£5.83 Tues-Fri delivery charge, £10 Saturday.
When: Once a week on Fri (Mon midnight cut-off).
How: Via

La Tua Pasta – Fresh pasta and sauces
What: Over 30 filled + plain pasta including black truffle & burrata tortelloni, spinach & ricotta ravioli, orecchiette, pappardelle and gnocchi. Sauces include pesto, spicy tomato + sage butter.
Scope: Delivery across the UK, free over £30.
When: Next day for London (cut-off 4pm) + within 2 days for the rest of the UK.
How: via their online shop

Le Swine – DIY bacon butty kits
What: DIY kits to make the ultimate bacon butties and brunch for 2-4 people (£12-35).
Scope: Nationwide delivery.
When: Specific dates available. Next-day service every Wed, Thurs, Fri & Sat only (12pm cut-off the day before).
£5 Wed, Thurs & Fri – £14 Saturday delivery charge.
How: Via their online shop

Passo – Pizza and pasta
What: DIY fresh pizza and pasta kits, negronis and wine from ‘modern rustic’ Italian eatery.
Scope: Nationwide delivery to mainland UK for pizza and pasta kits (Aberdeen, Arran, Argyll & Bute, Cornwall, Guernsey, Ireland, Island of Man, Northern Highlands & Orkney Shetland not included).
How: Via
Shipping to multiple addresses available.
Where: 80 City Road, Old Street, London EC1Y2BJ.

Pizza Pilgrims – Pizza
What: London can still have their Neapolitan pizzas delivered at home, and everyone in the UK can order the Frying-pan pizzas kits in the post to make two Margherita or Nduja pizzas or both.
Scope: Takeaway + Local delivery + Nationwide delivery for kits.
When: Kits available online everyday at 9am.

Polly Wedderburn Food – Cooked meals
What: Freezer meals, tacos feasts and a Christmas menu by East London caterers Polly Wedderburn Food and Emily Eats.
Scope: London delivery. £55 minimum order.
£15 delivery charge for all London postcodes within the M25.
£5 delivery charge for E5, E10, E11, E17 & N16 with code ‘LOCAL’ at checkout.
When: every Fri (Tues 3pm cut-off).

Shoryu – Ramen kits
What: Everything you need to make two Ganso, Piri Piri Tonkotsu or white natural ramen bowls by ramen bar (£20-28). Gluten-free noodles available.
Scope: Nationwide delivery, free over £75.
How: Via

Shuk – DIY pitas and babka kits
What: All the ingredients to build your own spiced lamb meatballs or fish tagine kits (4 whole or 8 half pitas, £30) and babkas (£20-35).
Scope: Delivery nationwide.
When: Within the M25: Wed-Sat 8am-6pm – Nationwide: Fri.
Delivery slots available 7 days ahead.
How: via their online shop.

Spring – Food boxes
What: Fresh biodynamic Fern Verrow veg boxes, grocery and ready meals from Skye Gyngell’s restaurant.
Scope: Delivery within a 12-km radius of Spring.
How: via their online shop
Where: Somerset House, Lancaster Pl, London WC2R 1LA.

The Quality Chop House
What: Ready meals (Dexter beef mince, the confit potatoes, family pies…), as well butcher cuts, groceries and Quality Wine’s bottles.
Scope: Shop open everyday 9am-6pm + Collection + Overnight delivery nationwide (England, Wales and Scotland with the exception of the Hebrides and islands).
£5 local delivery within a 10-km radius, free over £60. 24h notice.
£12.95 nationwide delivery, free over £100. 48h notice.
How: Via their online shop
Where: 88-94 Farringdon Road, London EC1R 3EA.