The British Takeaway Awards is back, recognising and rewarding the nation’s favourite takeaways once again.

Whether you’re a weekend takeaway regular, or just an occasional ‘treat yourself-er’, you’re the experts on the most delicious restaurants in your area. So we want to hear from you.

Cast your vote in the British Takeaway Awards 2018 and you’ll be in with a chance to win yourself £1,000.  Plus, you’ll get the chance to reward the wizards of the wok, chipper chippys, and curry conjurers that never fail to delight your taste buds.

Head over to to cast your vote. Voting is open between 20 August and midnight 16 September.

About the Awards

There are twelve regional awards up for grabs with each winner taking home £1,000 alongside the title. Want to know more about the awards and previous winners? Take a look below.

Best Takeaway in Northern Ireland

Last year’s winner: Nico’s Pizza Pasta – South Belfast, Belfast

Best Takeaway in Scotland

Last year’s winner: Mr Chef, Wishaw

Best Takeaway in Wales

Last year’s winner: Wiwo Noodle Bar, Cardiff

Best Takeaway in North London

Last year’s winner: Joe & ‘Za, London

Best Takeaway in South London

Last year’s winner: Eastern Cuisine, London

Best Takeaway in the North West

Last year’s winner: Brunch, Prescot

Best Takeaway in the North East

Last year’s winner: Moja Indian Takeaway, Stockton-on-Tees

Best Takeaway in the South West

Last year’s winner: Nacho Cheese, Trowbridge

Best Takeaway in the South East

Last year’s winner: Chicken & Blues, Bournemouth

Best Takeaway in the West Midlands

Last year’s winner: Lime Pickle, Birmingham

Best Takeaway in the East Midlands

Last year’s winner: Bombay Bites, Leicester

Alongside the public regional vote, there are three Best in Britain awards. Nominees for these will cook for a panel of judges, which includes businesswoman and former Dragon’s Den star Sarah Willingham, and have a mystery shopper visit their restaurant.

For the Best Delivery Driver in Britain and Best Takeaway Chef in Britain, the judging panel are looking for remarkable individuals who always go the extra mile for customers, championing innovation and quality, or making a difference for the local community.

Best Takeaway in Britain

Last year’s winner: Lime Pickle, Birmingham

Best Delivery Driver in Britain

Last year’s winner: Chris McKeating, The Captain’s Table, Glengormley (Belfast)

Best Takeaway Chef in Britain

Last year’s winner: Benn Hodges, EatFirst, Aldgate, London

The Event

Finalists will be announced on 28 September and will be invited to London’s world famous Savoy Hotel for a glamorous awards ceremony. Excited? You should be. Check out the highlights from last year’s event in the video below.

Know a restaurant that deserves to win? Make sure to cast your vote between 20 August and midnight 16 September. Voting for the British Takeaway Awards, in association with Just Eat, is open now. Visit

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