Here’s a great way you can support local businesses in these unusual times – order takeaway.
Your favourite restaurants are still open, and are a great alternative to braving the crowds at Woolies and Coles.
While there are many options available on Menulog and Uber Eats, these top rated restaurants are among the food options upping the takeaway game in Ipswich.
Not all are available for delivery at the moment, but most can be pre-ordered and picked up from the venue – remember to minimise contact and use a card to tap and go when you’re doing your pick up.
Popular steak restaurant Bakehouse Steakhouse has launched Bakehouse Buns, a takeaway range available at the same times the restaurant is open.
On the menu is their Wagyu cheeseburger, Bakehouse Burger, Steakhouse Sandwich, fries and onion rings.
Coming soon on the menu is a blue cheese and bacon burger, southern fried chicken burger, hotdog and a vegan hotdog.
They are also offering their full Bakehouse Steakhouse menu for takeaway.
Call them on 3281 8132 to place an order, or order in-store. Uber Eats delivery will be available shortly.
Opening times are Tuesday to Thursday 11.30am to 2.30pm and 5pm to 9pm for dinner. Friday and Saturday opening times are 11.30am until late and Sundays 11.30am to 2.30pm.
Bakehouse Steakhouse is also offering kids eat free Tuesday to Saturdays with any adult meal purchased – dining in only.
This offer is valid for kids meals for a limited time only. Check with staff when you’re booking to make sure deal is still available.
Ballistic Springfield, Brewery, Bar and Kitchen
You can order takeaway food from Ballistic Springfield, Brewery Bar and Kitchen, and they are setting up online ordering.
Ballistic is also offering beer delivery for $5 within a 5km radius of the Springfield venue for orders $70 and more and will soon offer wine and spirits delivery.
On the menu is steak, crispy fried chicken burgers, house made chicken parma, beer battered frickles and rings as well as pizza.
Phone them to order on 2890 1200, or order in-store.
At the moment you can order takeaway gourmet Ungermann Brothers ice cream through Uber Eats and Menulog.
They also offer take-home packs in-store so you can tuck into the new salted caramel, chocolate and potato chip ice cream in the comfort of your own home.
There’s also a nice little park right next to the Ipswich store which is a great location to sit and eat or drink a handcrafted gourmet milkshake while you’re maintaining social distance.
Ungermanns are introducing new flavours and have added carrot cake to their list which includes: strawberry balsamic, dark chocolate and mandarin, pumpkin seed, dutch spice, lavender honeycomb, roasted garlic, peanut butter, vanilla bean, fairy-bread, lime and coconut, liqourice and fennel, coffee and cardamom liquor, lemon lime bitters sorbet, as well as salted caramel with bacon and pecan.
Phone them to place an order on 3281 4038 – or jump onto Uber Eats.
Prince Alfred Hotel
You can order delicious takeaway from the PA Hotel’s Char’d menu from 10am to 9pm seven days a week.
The extensive offering includes greek lamb pizza, arancini, calamari, pork belly BAO, smoked brisket, Thai beef salad, fried chicken wings, red claw crayfish, parmigiana and more.
To place an order phone 3282 1577.
Pumpyard Bar and Brewery
A take home food menu from the Pumpyard Bar and Brewery is on its way.
The Pumpyard is famous for its amazing burgers, pizzas and wings.
They already offer takeaway beer packs with cans and re-fill squealers and growlers. Brewery door sales are available from noon Wednesday through to Sunday.
Phone them for more information on 3282 9076.
The Retro Diner
The Retro Diner is on Uber Eats and Menu Log, they’ll even deliver to your car if you like, from the loading zone across the road, or if you’re within walking distance to the shop.
They are also selling grinders coffee beans so you can brew your favourite cup at home.
On the menu is delicious burgers including their double bacon cheeseburger and fries, BLT and toasted sandwiches.
You can order kids meals through delivery as well as pancakes, loaded croissants, burgers, jalapeno poppers, onion rings, quiche and a range of salads.
They are also selling fresh Moreton Bay prawns and squid from the store and offer delivery for a fee – a great alternative when there’s no meat left on the shelves.
Phone to order 3143 9623 – or jump onto Uber Eats or Menulog.
Fourthchild Cafe, Restaurant and Lounge Bar in the Top of Town is on meal delivery apps like Uber Eats and Menulog.
They offer gourmet meals like rib fillet steak sandwich with caramelized onions and Swiss cheese, tubs of gelato and sorbet, coffee, breakky wraps, bacon and egg muffins, eggs Benedict, salmon cakes, Reuben sandwiches, vegetable burgers, lasagne, chicken filos, salads, steaks and more.
Order online or phone 3281 9934.
Ruby Chews Burgers and Shakes
Ruby Chews Burgers and Shakes offer takeaway meals and food delivery through Uber Eats.
On the menu is their Ruby classic burger with Angus beef, cheese, lettuce, tomato and house made sauce.
They also have a double burger, chicken burger, classic dog, chilli cheese dog, fried chicken tenders and wings and a veggie burger available.
You can also order onion rings, fries and milkshakes.
Order online or phone them 3281 0102.
Got a craving for popcorn? Limelight Cinemas are on Uber Eats. You can order salted pop corn, churro bites and pizzas as well as chocolates and chips.
They also have their gold class menu available for delivery including loaded tater tots, fish and chips, tortilla toasties, mushroom arancini, pork and chive gyoza, chicken wings and more.
Give them a ring about takeaway today on 3447 1100.
Memories of India
You’ll find delicious Indian takeaway at Memories of India. They are set up to take online orders through their website and are on meal delivery apps.
On the menu is platters and starters including basil chicken tikka, vodka chicken and lamb cutlets – they also have an extensive range of takeaway mains from special house curries including saag goat curry, lamb hyderabadi and chicken lababdar to favourites like butter chicken and vegetable korma.
There’s a range of naan bread and rice as well as lamb, beef, chicken and seafood options.
You can also order takeaway over the phone by ringing 3418 3369 or head in-store.
Homestyle Chinese restaurant Ange’s Kitchen are on Menulog.
Available is a range of family packs, starters including their duck spring rolls, vegetable, combination, chicken, pork and beef stir fries.
There’s noodle dishes like ho fun, chow mein and Singapore noodles, laksa, sizzling plates, spicy crunchy pork, plum pork ribs, fried rice, salads and soups.
You can also pick up takeaway from the store on Glebe Rd, phone 0409 505 605.
Heisenberg Haus is now offering takeaway for all its menu items.
Tuck into the famous pork knuckle in the comfort of your own home – 24 hours notice is required before ordering this menu item.
On the menu is pork belly, vegan veggie stack, cheesy spatzle, striploin steak, chicken breast, fish and wurst. Dessert includes apple strudel, chocolate mousse, cocowhip and sticky date pudding.
Call in or phone them on 3143 2303, pick up in store.
Rafter and Rose
Everything on the outstanding Rafter and Rose cafe menu is available for takeaway.
If you’re not comfortable coming into the cafe, you can phone through the order an they will run it out to your car with the eftpos for payment.
On the menu is their famous French toast, eggs benny, toasties, burgers, steak sandwiches, freshly baked pastries including croissants, cheesecake, muffins and cinnamon buns, frittata and much more.
Phone 0401 073 644 for orders.
Brookwater Barista in Springfield have been offering takeaway for sometime, but they’re also starting to offer pre-cooked portioned meals you can freeze in the case of lock down or self-isolation.
They’re also doing pre-paid vouchers for their Facebook friends at a 40 per cent discount, so $150 voucher will cost $90 – those vouchers can be redeemed up until 15 December, 2020 and can be split to be used at different times.
Online the Friday night dinner menu has mac and cheese croquettes, lemon pepper crispy squid, sticky BBQ ribs, gourmet pizzas, and wings.
Lunch includes a Cuban burger with slow cooked pulled pork, chipotle slaw, lettuce, cheese and an onion ring. There’s also crispy pork belly Vietnamese salad, Spanish linguini, lamb shank, roast pork with apple sauce and their hot cured salmon.
You can order online or on the phone – 3466 4865 – and pick up in-store.
Located in Redbank Plains this cafe is offering American classics that you can takeaway or get delivered to your door.
The Arizona Cafe is offering comfort food including homemade chicken noodle soup and pork and parsley sausage stew while stocks last – check their social media for current chef specials.
They also have eggs Benedict, omlette, smashed avo, pancakes, breaky parma and sliders on the takeaway menu.
In-store you can order American hot dogs and burgers, wings, bagels and more to go.
You can order online through Uber Eats or phone them on 3814 2348.
Raw Energy Springfield
You can still eat healthy when you’re ordering in thanks to Raw Energy Springfield.
On the menu is healthy nutrient packed smoothies and delicious bowls including their new Cherry Ripe smoothie bowl and Thai basil and pork bowl.
There’s also $10 lunch specials you can grab and go.
On Uber Eats get eggs Benedict, zucchini and corn fritters, energy bowls, chilli chicken quinoa bowls, burgers and more.
You can order by phone by ringing 3413 1021.
Dovetails Restaurant will soon release a limited take home dining menu.
Delicious wines and 4 Hearts Beers will also be available to take home.
Check out their social media for updates and phone 3819 0264 for more details.
Orion Springfield Central
There’s a multitude of restaurants and cafes at Orion Springfield Central which are also offering home delivery on meal delivery apps:
Baskin Robbins available with UberEats.
Beach House Bar & Grill available with UberEats.
Bombay Bliss available with UberEats and MenuLog.
Boost Juice available with UberEats.
Burgers with Bite available with UberEats.
Delicious Food Outlet with UberEats.
Dominos available with UberEats.
Gelatissimo available with UberEats.
Grill’d available with UberEats.
Guzman y Gomez available with UberEats.
Hikari Ramen available with UberEats and MenuLog.
Hogs Breath Steakhouse available with UberEats and MenuLog.
KFC availble with MenuLog.
Kitchen 66 available with UberEats and MenuLog.
Lonestar available with MenuLog.
Longchef available with UberEats and MenuLog.
Nandos available with UberEats.
Peak Thai available with MenuLog.
San Churro with UberEats.
Schnitz available with UberEats and Deliveroo.
The Coffee Club available with UberEats.
Puckles at Orion have started selling frozen family-sized meat pies and Two Butchers have started phone orders and local delivery.