18 of the best meal boxes from Yorkshire and beyond
18 of the best meal boxes from Yorkshire and beyond
Possibly the only thing that’ll get us through this bout of lockdown is the joy we get when a delivery of delicious food arrives at our door. To say the hospitality industry has adapted is an understatement. You can now enjoy the very best local and seasonal ingredients, all expertly prepped and packaged. Along with fool-proof instructions to re-create your favourite meals at home.
We’ve hand-picked Yorkshire’s best meal boxes. If it’s a weekend treat, special occasion or a regular subscription you’re after, our guide will have you out of the loungewear and into your glad rags and ready to feast in no time at all.
During the first lockdown, Head Chef Will Webster put together a unique 5-course menu each week. They’ve been inundated with requests for more of the same and decided the time is right to re-launch. Each Saturday the team have developed a mouthwatering 4-course dinner for two with wines, ready for collection from the Inn between 1 – 4 pm. Orders need to be placed by Wednesday, due to the huge popularity, these sell out in record time.
Mother’s Day – Enjoy their Saturday night dinner box over Mother’s Day weekend, £70 for two people with paired bottle of wine.
Harvey Nichols at Home – Save an exclusive up to 17%
Yorkshire Food Guide customers enjoy a complimentary bottle of wine or petit fours
Created by Head Chef Lee Heptinstall and his team, with easy to follow step-by-step instructions, you’ll cook a 3-course dinner for two using the finest local and season ingredients. From zesty beetroot-cured salmon and rich braised ox cheek to luxurious whipped chocolate ganache and orange tart. Vegetarian menus are also available. Don’t delay, these are selling out fast! Available for England delivery (£5).
Mother’s Day – 4-Course menu for two people for £80 (including delivery). With an optional kids menu for £15pp as an add on, so families can dine together. YFG customers enjoy a complimentary box of Raspberry and Coconut Petit Fours for Mum. Order cut off 3pm Wednesday 9th March.
Sheffield’s foodie favourite and highly awarded restaurant Joro have been serving up some of the most innovative meal boxes since they had to close the doors. Expect 2/3-course meal boxes for two and their epic Sunday roasts which will be returning soon.
Mother’s Day – 5-Course Menu, £60 per person. Available to pre-order for collection or delivery on 13th March. Order cut off 11 am Monday 11th March.
Choose from collection or local delivery (postcodes include S1, S2, S3, S4, S5, S6, S7, S8, S9, S10, S11, S12, S13 & S14)
The Old House by Shoot The Bull – Save up to 30% off Sunday Lunch
East coast foodie favourites Shoot the Bull, who operate famous casual dining Solita, and award-winning Gastropub The Old House, have launched some of their best-loved dishes to enjoy at home. Enjoy a ‘pie-solation’ box, epic Sunday roasts, steak dinners and comfort food sides, utilizing the region’s best-loved producers. Includes simple heating instructions and available for full UK delivery.
Enjoy your choice of Sunday roast (wagyu beef rump, 36hr slow roasted belly pork or nut roast) for two, with a bottle of red wine and sticky toffee pudding desserts, delivered to your door for £42. Save up to 30%.
Mother’s Day – Order by 6 pm Wednesday 10th March for Mother’s Day weekend delivery
Good Food Guide recommended boutique inn and restaurant The Plough, are serving a mouthwatering 3-course menu as the ultimate weekend treat. Showcasing the finest ingredients from the East Yorkshire coast and surrounding countryside. Includes full instructions for a fabulous meal for two. Available for collection only.
Mother’s Day – 3-Course Mother’s Day takeaway menu for £28 per person, including petit fours.
Contemporary Chinese restaurant group Tattu has launched a selection of at-home experiences available for nationwide delivery. Giving guests a chance to recreate some of Tattu’s signature dishes in the comfort of their own home.
What’s more, you can add wine to your order such as their signature Barossa Shiraz red wine or ready-to-pour cocktails from the Tattu Favourites collection. With every Tattu by You box purchased, they’ll make a donation to their local charity partners supporting those affected by homelessness. And, you’ll get a Sounds of Tattu QR code to bring Tattu’s contemporary ambience directly into your home. What are you waiting for!? Available for UK wide delivery.
Mother’s Day – Boxes will be available to pre-order from 5th March. More details to follow.
While you can’t visit one of Yorkshire’s favourite luxury hotel and restaurants right now, you can enjoy award-winning meals in the comfort of your own home. Their Duchess’s Choice Dining meal boxes showcase some of the produce raised and grown on and around their estates. Enjoy a three-course feast for two people with easy-to-follow video instructions for you to be able to simply finish and serve at home. A vegan special is also available. Delivering across the UK.
Mother’s Day – 3-Courses for two £110. Order by midnight on Friday 12th March.
Enjoy all your favourite FOH food and drink in the comfort of your own home during lockdown. Leeds no.1 destination for lovers of meat, cheese, beer and wine. Their food and drink pairing boxes are perfect for a weekend evening treat or for video calls with work/friends/family.
Mother’s Day – FOH has put together the perfect little box with wine from £40, for Mum to enjoy at home.
Michelin recommended restaurant The Westwood are offering stunning 2 or 3-course menus inspired by their signature dishes, that are designed for sharing. As well as enabling you to enjoy your special occasion dining experience, The Westwood’s at Home meal kits will support the whole restaurant supply chain, from the farmers in Yorkshire through to the chefs and hospitality staff. Available for collection only.
Mother’s Day – 3-Course Menu for £35 per person.
Harrogate’s favourite gastropub Three’s A Crowd presents Game Night. An evening of luxury British wild game. Because of lockdown we’ve missed out on certain windows of the game season. This 5-course meal box is a celebration of the finest produce Yorkshire has to offer and something you may not have the opportunity to experience at home.
For delivery to HG, LS & YO postcodes on Friday 5th March. Collection is also possible. Last orders 12 pm on Wednesday 3rd March.
Mother’s Day Meal Box coming soon…
Kommune’s meal boxes provide everything you need to make a delicious feast full of fabulous food and drink. They’ve got curries, pizzas, tacos, Eat Mor Mor’s DIY Shawarma sharer and more to choose from that are straight out of their amazing independent kitchens. So tasty and so easy! Delivering to Sheffield postcodes.
If you’ve indulged a bit too much or ran out of ideas for healthy mealtimes, then Mindful Chef could be just what you’ve been waiting for. With nutritionist-approved fresh, ethically-sourced local ingredients, no refined stodgy carbs, zero food waste and less plastic – it’s no wonder by The Mindful Chef is the UK’s highest-rated recipe subscription box and the official supplier to Britain’s athletes. Expect 100% grass-fed heritage Yorkshire beef and lamb, plus sustainably caught UK fish. Save £20 off your first two boxes. Delivering across the UK.
Host Homemade is a premium dinner box service from Ilkley’s Michelin recommended restaurant Host. Offering menus prepared by chef Joel Monkman and the team for you to finish at home. Choose from their 3-course menus or a superb Sunday roast with all the trimmings. Collection only on Friday or Saturday.
Tommy Banks and the team at Michelin Starred The Black Swan at Oldstead, have been serving up some of the very best 3 and 5-course menus to keep the UK’s foodies going until they can return to their North Yorkshire restaurant. The menus change every week to utilise the very best produce grown locally and from the family farm. Be warned, these sell out in record time so don’t delay for that spectacular weekend treat. Delivering across the UK.
Set menus of Michelin-Starred food enjoyed at home. Cooked by the professionals and provided to you chilled to pop in the oven when you’re ready. Keep an eye out on their social media channels for menu announcements. They’re sporadic and sell out fast! Collection only.
Leeds gastropub The Owl is offering a number of four/five-course dine at-home experiences, including full veggie meal boxes. Their menus celebrate the North’s best produce, and pay homage to their location – at the top of the market’s Fish & Game Row in Leeds Kirkgate Market. Everything is securely packaged and clearly labelled so that you can reheat, assemble and tuck in. Their simple instructions will walk you through each step and suggest how they would present each plate. Collect from the restaurant or available for UK delivery.
Enjoy No Name’s Good Food Guide recommended food at home. Every Monday at 12 pm they’ll be posting a 4-course set meal boxes for £30 per person, with pre-orders taken Tuesday and Wednesday. All dishes are served cold for you to cook at home. Collections only on Friday and Saturday.
Although you can’t visit this Leeds institution of fine food, drinks and great hospitality atm, you can enjoy a taste of reliance at home. Their 2 or 3-course menus include full instructions to recreate The Reliance experience at your own table. Available for collection or delivery to all postcodes in LS1-LS19 and LS27-28.
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