There’s nothing quite as comforting as a Sunday roast, but cooking your own can be somewhat of an ordeal (it’s all about the timings, apparently). So instead of fretting over dried roast chicken, burnt potatoes and lumpy gravy and - given the circumstances we’re in - let’s just sack the whole thing off. Why? Because these brilliant pubs and restaurants are delivering the best Sunday roasts in London, literally. From fresh cuts of meat to veggie wellingtons that are ideal for sharing, treat yourself to a classic without the worry.
Coal Rooms in Peckham have launched a takeaway Sunday roast to help brighten up your weekend dining. Choose between a 40-day-aged belted Galloway rump, whole Cotswold chicken or Welsh lamb saddle, which all come with beef dripping, potatoes, carrots, January King cabbage, leeks and Yorkshire pudding. Prices range from £39 to £44 and must be done online through their website.
If you're in the South West of London, you will not want to miss out on a hearty roast delivered by The Regent. Located in Balham, this cosy pub is serving a choice of chicken, pork belly and veggie Wellington on weekends, alongside sides and desserts. Simply pair with a bottle of wine (or one of their cocktail bundles) and you're all set for the ultimate Sunday lunch experience.
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This charming Highgate boozer offers a daily mail of takeaway options, with Sundays made even better by their award-winning pub grub. Tuck into plates of confit shoulder of lamb, rib of Aberdeen Angus, Norfolk black chickens and slow-roasted pork belly, with veggie Wellington and nut roast available for the herbivores in the family. To round it off? Expect plenty of seasonal sides.
This Clapton gem is a fave for its Sunday Roast Club, which is delivering sumptuous cuts of fresh meat and seasonal veg straight to your door. Browse their boxes of fresh produce and choose between beef, pork and chicken or Wellington, nut roast and butternut squash veggie options, with gravy, leeks, potatoes and Yorkshire puds to finish off the feasting.
The Cookout have Sunday roast deliveries covered, from Chelsea to Clapham, Streatham to Stockwell and Kensington to Kennington. Delivering between 1pm-10pm, these guys re giving you all you need for the weekend, with innovative dishes including a peri-peri roast chicken, roasted sea bream and eight-hour pulled pork with mouthwatering sides to accompany.
Offering a top-notch Sunday roast delivery service in West London, No. Fifty Cheyne is a must for those craving a hearty lunch. Drool-worthy dishes include roast chicken, beef sirloin and vegan roast cauliflower, served with yorkies, vegetables, potatoes and gravy. If you wanna go the whole hog? Throw in a few desserts while you're at it.
If you fancy whipping up an impressive Sunday roast for two, try Colette's cote de boeuf with red wine jus, gratin dauphinoise and green beans. That's not all though as this place has you sorted for succulent steaks, juicy chicken and tender pork loin with an extensive selection of sides, veggie alternatives and other pub classics if you fancy switching things up.
Hide At Home is a brilliant solution to your Sunday dinner woes. Get your fix of roast Herdwick lamb with red cabbage, black pudding and parsley root, poached sea bream with tempura mushrooms and shallot petals or baked white beetroot with green figs, coconut milk and marigold for one bougie at home roast experience during lockdown.
Stevie Parle's critically acclaimed JOY has launched its own delivery service across London. BUY JOY is a one-stop shop for fresh produces, natural wine and goods for the pantry, alongside some seriously good-looking grocery boxes. Offering plenty to feed four, the Sunday roast kit includes seasonal veg and prime cuts of roast beef or free-range chicken.
They had us drooling over their Sunday roast collection service in the first lockdown, so of course The Stag have us coming back to their home in Hampstead for round two. This time? They're allowing you to pre-order takeaways of roast chicken to share, beef rib-eye and pearl barley, hazelnut and root veg roast, all served with roast potatoes, seasonal vegetables, Yorkshire pud and gravy.
Offering their to-go service one again, Davies and Brook are delivering Sunday roasts in London that are not to be slept on. Created by Michelin-starred chef Daniel Humm, these sublime dishes include whole roast chicken stuffed with foie gras and black truffle, seasonal greens, butternut squash and potato gratin. If you fancy dessert? Try the chocolate orange tart on for size.
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