DELIVEROO is celebrating its sixth birthday in Reading and to mark the occasion they've given us an insight into the town's takeaway habits. 

The most popular time to get a takeaway in Reading is 8.02 pm according to new data provided by the fast-food delivery company.

Locals also love American food the most, followed by TexMex and Japanese, with The Original German Doner Kebab from German Doner Kebab taking the top spot at the town's favourite order. 

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Most popular dishes:


  • The Original German Doner Kebab from German Doner Kebab
  • Bacon Cheeseburger from Five Guys
  • Chick'n Shack Burger from Shake Shack
  • Big Flavour Burger from Wingstop 
  • Quesadilla Cravings Box from Taco Bell

Since its launch in the town six years ago, more than 460 restaurants have signed up to the platform.

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Deliveroo has created work for more than 1,1000 people, with the majority of these being the Deliveroo riders who deliver your food which is cooked fresh to order and delivered to your door within 30 minutes.

Deliveroo supports local businesses in Reading, with 60% per cent of its restaurant partners being local independent restaurants, creating new revenue streams for homegrown culinary talent. 

Harison Foster, Regional Director for the UK said: “Our whole team here at Deliveroo are delighted that our rapid growth in Reading over the past six years means that customers have more choice, restaurants are able to increase their revenue, and riders have the opportunity to choose well-paid, flexible work.”