Fast Food Archive

Hungryhouse Reveals The UK’s Top 10 Takeaways 2016

Today online food ordering platform hungryhouse.co.uk has announced the ten best takeaway restaurants in Britain. London’s Ambience, a homely and family run restaurant serving mouth watering Turkish style kebabs in trendy Wimbledon has bagged the coveted top spot, including a national TV campaign. Winning restaurant Ambience, run by Tanser Ozdemir, managed to beat off stiff

Hooray for Pizza Once Again . . . and Again

No question about it, pizza has won itself a place on the favourites list of a large portion of the U.K.’s population, though it’s taken a while to gain a foothold, or handhold, on the public taste buds. The pizza has come a long way from flatbread and tomato with some olive oil and basil.

Report Shows Growth in Natural Fast Food Sales

Natural fast food chain Wrap It Up! has revealed figures which show a 48 percent sales growth, returning profits of £236,524 in 2014. With McDonalds reporting a 4.6 percent decline in sales for the first time in 12 years, natural fast food it seems has well and truly taken hold in the UK, indicating a

This month’s lunch! event is set to see new drinks making a splash

NOTE: THIS IS A TRADE ONLY EVENT The UK food on the go industries trade event known as lunch! is making a very welcome return to Islington’s Business Design Centre on the 26th and 27th September with more than 290 companies exhibiting.  With the lunch time market in the UK reckoned to be worth more

The hole in the Nottingham food sector is filled by Bagel Nash

Bagel Nash, the food chain which is rapidly expanding, has selected Nottingham as their flagship location to spearhead their growth across the Midlands, and their city centre outlet will opening at the end of this month. The company sells a wide variety of coffee and bagels throughout its 14 stores, the majority of which are

Goodbye fish and chips, hello enchiladas

As we start off another year, the appetite the UK has for food from around the world is at its highest ever levels. Hungryhouse.co.uk, the online takeaway platform, has discovered that eating in has become the new eating out, and the British public are also becoming much more increasingly adventurous in their tastes for foreign

Public outcry over horse meat in popular supermarket burgers

It’s commonly thought that food sold in the supermarket is exactly as it seems however, some recent events seem to suggest that blind trust placed in big brands may be misplaced. Finely chopped horse meat was found in beefburgers on shelves in Iceland, Dunnes, Tesco, Aldi, and Lidl. The supermarket is supposed to be the

New food facts in ads set to shock viewers

New graphic advertisements displaying startling facts about foods consumed everyday will debut on television later today, the government having granted them the go ahead. Change4Life’s new adverts showing how a cola bottle contains as many as seventeen sugar cubes and how a large pizza has fat that would easily fill a glass of wine will

The battle is on to find Britain’s number one ‘greasy spoon’

Ten traditional cafés in the UK have made the shortlist for a national award that is bidding to support the good fashioned greasy spoon. Staveley Gead, the nationwide insurance providers, have launched their mouth watering competition with the aim of finding Britain’s top cafés who serve a beastly breakfast, a brillliant butty and best builders

Burger King to start home deliveries in the US

While most people do not think that jumping into a car and grabbing a burger is all that much hard work it appears that Burger King thinks so because the company has been toying with a home delivery service for its burgers in several US states. It quietly started trialling the programme in Florida earlier

Deep fried Mars bars may need EU protection

Scotland is a country that has some strange food, and one of the most notable items that the country is famous for serving up is the deep-fried Mars bar. Interestingly, one of the most famous sellers of this Mars bar in the country, a fish and chip shop in Aberdeenshire, has been sent a letter

Don’t just say cheese…say Cheddar

A traditional British favourite has been chosen as September’s Sandwich of the month by the British Sandwich Association; Cheddar cheese with Branston pickle. Cheddar is the long standing favourite for consumers who make a sandwich at home, and is also one of the favourites when we pop out to buy a sarnie at lunchtime. The

Subway franchise in Greater Manchester school

The American fast food company, Subway, have enjoyed a great deal of success in the UK, and they’ve recently began an expansion programme that is going to see a franchise opening in a school. The franchise is going to open at a school in Greater Manchester called Parrs Wood High School and plans for the

Concerns grow over chemicals in plastic food containers

Concern has been growing over some chemicals used in plastic food containers and compounds. The compounds that are attracting the concern of authorities and the general public are Bisphenol A (BPA) which is found is epoxy resins and polycarbonates used to manufacture tin cans and phthalates which soften plastics in a variety of products. Testing

McDonalds an A-Z guide

McDonalds are one of the most instantly recognisable brands in the world. There gleaming yellow M can be found in towns and cities across the globe, and as well as being the most recognisable, they are also far and away the most popular. What many don’t realise however is what goes on behind the burgers,

Amount of salt in fast food varies wildly between countries

It is commonly known that most fast food has a high amount of salt in it, but a recent study has highlighted that it may really depend on which country you live that determines how much salt is put on the food. A comparison has recently been made by researchers in the United States which

Fast food calorie counting

The world has become faster and faster and appropriately the demand for fast food is also increasing. Consumers should check the calorie content of such foods before tucking into a burger or a nice coffee though as the count can often be higher than you think. Many people are unaware that even if you just

Free Ice Cream Fridays at Domino’s Pizza

Make your Fridays fantastic with the latest deal from Domino’s Pizza. The pizza delivery expert’s new Free Ice-cream Fridays have just started.  All you need to do is spend more than £20 online with Domino’s on a Friday and you will receive a 500ml tub of irresistible Ben & Jerry’s ice-cream absolutely free. With four

Domino’s Pizza NEW Stuffed Crust Pizza & an Online Treasure Hunt!

To celebrate its new Domino’s Stuffed Crust(TM), the pizza delivery expert has announced two social platform initiatives to spread the word – a location-based offer integrated with Facebook® Deals and internet-based treasure hunt, Domino’s Stuffed Crust Quest. The Facebook Deals promotion offers a free garlic pizza bread when Facebook users check in to any UK

Which airlines have the best food

If you choose your airline based mainly on the food available, and, let’s face it, food up in the air often is not that great, then it seems that the Far East and the Middle East is leading the way, with Emirates coming out best in an online poll by Skyscanner, a leading comparison website.

Domino’s Pizza scoop prestigious PAPA Award

Domino’s Pizza, the pizza delivery expert, has been crowned the country’s top pizza delivery chain by the Pizza, Pasta and Italian Food Association (PAPA). The prestigious PAPA awards recognise the industry’s leading takeaways, restaurants and suppliers. The Pizza Delivery Chain of the Year award recognises operators who are successfully driving the delivery and takeaway sector.

Will and Kate Domino’s Offer

With yesterday’s exciting announcement that Prince William and Kate Middleton are getting married next summer, Domino’s pizza is offering some lucky couples the chance to share in their joy with a free garlic pizza bread in store. Couples named William and Kate are being invited to come into their local Domino’s store to pick up

Pizzas getting more and more novel

The idea of selling pizza online may at first strike many as absurd since pizza is an item that many associate with picking up in a pinch when time is short and take away is easy.  However, pizza can also be a quick fix if you have it pre-packaged in your home, which is where

Birds Eye fish fingers going green

Birds Eye has launched a new sustainability plan that reaches across its company called ‘Forever Food.’ The plan was created to last from 2010 to 2015 and aims to create a Birds Eye’s assurance that their consumers will have access to food sources forever. The plan, Forever Food, was developed with the aid of many

Burger King’s 3 Cheese Angus

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