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Babur restaurant
Photograph: Babur

The best restaurants in south London now doing home delivery

Find restaurants doing delivery and takeaway in south London, including Peckham, Brixton, Clapham, Balham and more

By Chris Waywell

South London’s ace dining scene is packed with tasty takeaway options to brighten up your evening, with deliveries and takeaways from some of London’s best restaurants. Here’s our pick of the best in south London, from Artusi’s peerless pasta to a curry and a half from the exceptional Babur. Please remember that details change all the time, so always check with the venues’ websites and social channels for the latest info.

If your restaurant is currently open for deliveries or takeaways, tell us!  

Great restaurants delivering in south London

ASAP Pizza
ASAP Pizza

ASAP Pizza

A new pizza brand from the team behind the Michelin-starred Lyle’s and Borough Market wine bar and bakery Flor, ASAP Pizza is predictably high-end stuff, with posh pies such as a Hawaiian with pickled scotch bonnet, grilled pineapple and cured pig’s cheek, and the allium-inating ‘On and On’ with green onions, new season garlic, wild garlic and wild marjoram. There are also desserts like tiramisu and ice cream sandwiches from east London’s Happy Endings.  

ASAP Pizza will operate from the Flor kitchen in Borough Market via Click & Collect and Deliveroo, with a delivery radius including London Bridge, Southwark, Elephant & Castle, and Kennington. Outside this area, ASAP Pizza kits are promised.

Details on their site. 


Restaurants Italian Peckham

Peckham’s pasta dons are manfully ploughing onwards through you know what, offering home delivery as they put it ‘between the South Circular and the river’. It’s currently available Thursday to Sunday, but they promise a five-day-a-week service soon. Stick that ‘use by Dec 2017’ value spaghetti back where you found it, and order some decent carbs. Check their FB page for updates.  

Babur restaurant
Photograph: Babur


Restaurants Indian Honor Oak

This popular Indian restaurant has been thrilling locals with its creative cooking since 1985. It’s shut up shop for now, but continues to offer delivery on two tiers. You can either order from its regular takeaway, or go posh with dishes from its excellent restaurant menu. Find both here.


Restaurants Middle Eastern Soho

Berenjak is restarting service with a load of new sites across London. It’s a smart move for London’s prince of Persia. It will be delivering its signature koobideh and jujeh kababs, and a selection of mazeh including its mast o khiar and kashk e bademjoom.

Berenjak Battersea Delivery covers Wandsworth, Clapham, Balham, Fulham and Chelsea (launches May 21)

All available via Deliveroo


Cafe Murano

Restaurants Italian Bermondsey

The third spinoff of Angela Hartnett’s Michelin-starred Murano is now doing home-delivery and click & collect pasta kits to get you carbed-up in style. 

Order via Slerp.

Casa Do Frango

Restaurants Portuguese Bankside

This chicken restaurant is still doing piri-piri chicken, plus Portuguese pastries and other stuff via Deliveroo from both its sites (Borough and Shoreditch). Also, they are giving free meals to NHS staff. Nice one.

More details on its site.


Coal Rooms

Restaurants Contemporary Global Peckham

Peckham’s smoky small-plates joint in the former ticket office of Peckham Rye station is still knocking out ace Sunday roasts for delivery within a three-mile radius. There’s a choice of 40-day aged belted Galloway rumps (£44), whole Cotswold chicken for two (£35) and Welsh lamb saddle for two (£39) - all served with beef dripping potatoes, carrots, January King cabbage, leeks and yorkshire pudding. 

Order on its website. Also check out its new venture, Fat Boy BBQ (below).

Fat Boy BBQ Peckham
Fat Boy BBQ Peckham

Fat Boy BBQ Peckham

A brand-new Southern barbecue delivery service from the people behind Peckham’s ace Coal Office. Get ribs, burgers, mac ’n’ cheese and more straight to your door via Deliveroo, Thursday to Saturday. Yee-ha! Check their Insta for news.


Hannah Japanese Restaurant

Restaurants Japanese South Bank

The top-notch Japanese restaurant on the South Bank is still open for collections and takeaways (via Deliveroo). Highlights include charcoal-grilled miso-marinated salmon, Iberico pressa katsu don, prawn tempura and sea bream rice. There’s 50 percent off for collection and 20 percent off for deliveries.

More details on its site.

Juliets Quality Food

Restaurants Cafés Tooting

Formerly known as M1lk Teeth, Juliets Quality Food in Tooting is still doing superior breakfast/brunch/lunches, 9am-3pm for pick up and delivery via Slerp and Deliveroo. Sweetcorn fritters, eggs in various formats, croques monsieurs and other lovely stuff. Check its Insta for updates.


M Manze

Restaurants Pie and mash shop Peckham

M Manze is a classic pie-and-mash shop in Peckham, with two further outposts in Tower Bridge and Sutton. Its branches are delivering pie and mash across town via Just Eat and Deliveroo. Don’t forget the liquor, and maybe prepare a Chas & Dave playlist in anticipation. Gertcha!


Restaurants Polish Waterloo

Long-running Polish restaurant and bar Mamuśka is sending out gut-busting portions of kielbasa and pierogi to see you through. They’re doing 50 percent off for NHS staff (hooray!) and run a pay-it-forward scheme so you can gift a meal to a frontline worker (do it!). Delivery is via Deliveroo and Uber Eats (more expensive) or their own bikes (cheaper but slower). Order via the website


Motu Indian Kitchen

The home-delivery brand from JKS Restaurants (Hoppers, Brigadiers) is reopening its locations. Motu’s menu includes the likes of samosas, lamb seekh kebabs, saag gosht, and biryanis, as well as Ramadan specials nihari, haleem, chapli kebabs and chargah chicken wings.  

Motu Indian Kitchen Battersea Delivery covers Wandsworth, Clapham, Balham, Fulham and Chelsea

Motu Indian Kitchen Canary Wharf Delivery covers Poplar, Bromley by Bow, Isle of Dogs, Canning Town and Limehouse 



All available via Deliveroo


Mr Bao

Restaurants Taiwanese Peckham

They say: ‘We are continuing our frozen dumpling delivery service. please email with your name/number/address/order amount + type, please note our delivery catchment area is two miles from SE15.’

Order via Deliveroo.


Restaurants Japanese Brixton

‘MasterChef’ winner Tim Anderson’s Brixton Japanese ‘soul food’ restaurant has been forced to shut (which is a real shame, considering how much anticipation there was about it opening, back in the day). HOWEVER (as Gregg Wallace says in every sentence), it’s still dishing out and delivering via Deliveroo. Plus, it’s launched Little Nanban, a kind of lockdown essentials range, based on rice bowls (also on Deliveroo). Quaintly, you can also order over the phone, like in history. Call ’em on 020 7346 0098.


Patty & Bun

3 out of 5 stars
Restaurants Burgers London Fields

This grungy city-wide burger chain is doing DIY kit versions of its Ari Gold and Smokey Robinson burgers (within the M25).

Order via its website.


Pizzeria Pappagone Sud

Restaurants Italian Elephant & Castle

The Elephant & Castle pizza merchant is back open for business (takeaway and collection, anyway). This southside offshoot of the popular Finsbury Park original is doing its classic pies and other antipasti-type stuff.

It’s open noon-9.30pm, Tuesday-Sunday and available on: Deliveroo, Uber Eats and JustEat, or by calling 020 8075 5221.

Riding House at Home
Riding House at Home

Riding House at Home

Restaurants British Fitzrovia

Riding House’s online shop is stocked with restaurant-quality DIY dishes such as chicken, morel and truffle pie, Cornish lamb with spinach, and bake-at-home cookie dough. There are brunch dishes such as pancakes with clotted chantilly cream, topped with berry compote, and even a full english breakfast with Bloody Mary and Buck’s Fizz cocktails. 

There’s also a ready-to-drink cocktail offer, including Masako Martini with sake and lychee, and Planas Horchata with rum, almond, cinnamon and nutmeg, plus mini-kegs and punch pouches. 

Everything is available for collection or delivery within eight miles of the Fitzrovia store. Details on its website

Tila Deptford


Restaurants Contemporary Global Deptford

The (relatively) new Deptford Broadway restaurant is doing a Tuesday-Sunday takeaway of a daily main. There are veggie options available Tuesday and Thursdays and a Sunday roast. The week’s menu is available on Tila’s Facebook page.

To order, email, then collect on the day at 5pm.

Tupi (Elephant & Castle)

Restaurants South African Walworth

The Elephant & Castle branch of the restaurant combining European and South American cuisine, has reopened for takeaways and delivery. Enjoy a bit of fusion amid all the confusion.

It’s open Monday-Saturday 9am-10pm and Sunday 9am-8pm and available on Uber Eats, Deliveroo, or by calling 020 7703 7701.




Yatai (‘shop stand’ in Japanese) is a new food delivery service created by Angelo Sato (Omoide). Previously operating in the West End’s market halls, it delivers traditional Japanese dishes, with a menu that features classic sushi bowls, donburis, katsu curries and Sato’s legendary sandos. 

It’s available around Battersea via Deliveroo


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