Lockdown Meals

For Mates or Dates in Sydney

Don’t let Delta ruin all the FUN! Have yourself a very merry MATE or DATE night from the comfort of your couch by ordering takeaway from some of our favourite small businesses. Here are our top 10 suggestions:

Green Sprouts
Craving for dumplings? Tired of lockdown cooking?⁠ Let Green Sprouts come to your rescue. Order your favourite Chinese dishes for pick-up, takeaway, or free home delivery. We’re talking vegan duck pancakes, char siu, spicy wontons, and more. Each week they’re offering delivery to a different area in Sydney so stay tuned for their weekly announcement. PS: This week it’s the Northern Beaches (01/09)

Mother Chu’s
Mother Chu is a MUST for those looking for some Taiwanese night market nostalgia or just wanting to try some authentic Taiwanese cuisine! Everything is made in-house every day, from the rice rolls, dumplings, congee, and baos to their signature youtiao (fried breadsticks). Support this Chinatown staple by ordering for pick up or delivery via Easi.

Lonely Mouth
Keep your mouth lonely no more with Lonely Mouth’s vegan ramen bowls. Their noodles are churned fresh every day and paired with the most delicious broths and toppings. They are currently open for takeaway and delivery to keep your mouths company and bellies warm! Be sure to support them if you live nearby.

Bad Hombres
WEEKEND SORTED! Bad Hombres have created BH DINNER PACKS for the ultimate Mexican fiesta at home. Guac, corn, tortillas, salsa, dessert, and booze if you fancy. Order for pick up or delivery via the link in their bio, and settle in for a GUACin’ good night.

ISO PACKS FOR EVERYONE! Preorder the parcel of your dreams from our friends at Nutie. They’re packed with all your faves from twix to brownies and s’mores. Order through their website and get these goodies delivered to your porch or send a gift to someone you love!

Green Gourmet
Make your week a little bit more bearable by ordering a plant-based yum cha feast from Green Gourmet. Stock up on their Frozen Love Buns and dumplings and enjoy any of their hot menu items. Why not even add a Golden Playtime Semifreddo Cake or Passionfruit Cheezecake for dessert.  Click “Order Here” on their website for pickup or delivery.

Sushi and donuts are the combo you didn’t know you needed (but really do).  Get the best vegan and gluten-free sushi, Japanese curries, and sourdoughnuts from Comeco. Each weekend, they deliver to a new set of suburbs so follow their page to know when they’ll be coming for you! Pick up is also available, simply order through the link in their bio.

Kings Vegetarian
A feast fit for a king or queen.  Kings Vegetarian has got so many tasty vegan dishes for you to try including spicy wontons, satay skewers, and spring rolls. They’re currently open for pick up and delivery (which is free from Thur-Sun if you live close by). Warning: Order lots because we can guarantee you’ll be left WONTON more.

Lasagna For Breakfast
Friday night movie date anyone?! Lasagne for Breakfast has just launched an epic date night box filled with gourmet homemade vegan junk food! Keep your eyes on their page to find out what’s on the weekly menu and also check out their midweek HEAT and EAT menu while you’re there. Message them if you have any questions or to find out if your area is served by their contactless delivery service.

Brainwave Cafe
Treat the boredom and treat yourself in lockdown with a comforting dinner from Brainwave Cafe. They’ve got over 15 fresh or frozen meals to choose from such as their saucy vegan Mayo Tofu or Kindness Vegan Kitchen’s delicious Pad Thai. Check their website for weekend delivery dates and locations, and click the link in their bio to place an order.