Sometimes in life, you just can't be bothered to sit in a restaurant and eat in. You just wanna scoff in the comfort of your own home, or maybe hit up the park with some tasty treats and a few cold beers, or perhaps you're in the mood to take some romantic goodies round to visit someone special for a bit of Netflix, noodles and chill... We hear ya.  

Anyway, let's put the nitty gritty of your reasons for not wanting to dine in behind us – we're not judgemental sorts. The fact of the matter is you just want to pick up your Wriggle and go, so without further ado or waffling from us, here it is: our essential guide to the best takeaway Wriggles in Brighton.

STOP! Put that microwave meal down and step away from the supermarket aisle... Curry Leaf Cafe's colourful purpose-built kiosk serves up an authentic menu inspired by the street food stalls commonly found in the bustling train stations of India, plus a range of craft beers to take away – all packaged in compostable, biodegradable containers that won't clog up landfill. We adore Curry Leaf Cafe and love being able to build our own meals from a plethora of delicious options. Whether you’re in the mood for a wrap, salad or rice box, you have plenty of amazing combos to pick and choose from.

Read more about Build Your Own Indian Main @ Curry Leaf Cafe

If you’re looking for authentic Mexican street food, ​then call off the search party. This place is Mexican owned, with Carlito himself at the helm. Got a hankering for a moreish Mexican burrito and a cheeky beer? Then this one's for you. Wriggle on over to the epic Carlito Burrito and grab yourself any 12" Burrito and a bottle of Mexican craft beer for that refreshing feeling.

Read more about Burritos & Beers @ Carlito Burrito

With this Wriggle, you'll be wrapping your laughing gear around 15 of Lost Boys' homemade buffalo wings. These aren't just any wings, though; smothered in any of Lost Boys' homemade house or guest sauces, these are the stickiest, juiciest, most unbelievably moreish wings you'll ever tuck into. Vegan? No problem – these guys have got your back! Swap the wings and celery for eight properly moreish vegan dunks.

Read more about Wicked Wings @ Lost Boys Chicken, The Joker

From the same duo that brought you mouthwatering cuban sandwiches at Idle Come and check out the Brooklyn-style pizza from new kids on the block, Deadwolf. Hot off the back of their deluxe taco and loaded Cuban sandwich pop-ups, they're now putting their own twist on pizzas down at Dead Wax Social, and we think you'll love what they have to offer! Their 12” sourdough bases are made in-house and topped with premium ingredients from locally based suppliers and farms. With this Wriggle, enjoy any of their Classic or Deadwolf pizzas, including meaty, veggie & vegan pizzas

Read more about Devilish Pizzas @ Deadwolf, Dead Wax Social

The Bok Shop are an epic gourmet fried chicken and vegan faux chicken restaurant sat on the corner of East Street. Try their innovative chicken burgers such as 'The Hot as Cluck' or 'The Satay Night Fever' or make it vegan easily with vegan chicken, mayo, and cheese. We seriously hope you and a mate are hungry! With this Wriggle you'll be tucking into 2x Starters, 2x Burgers, 2x Sides and 2x Drinks if you can fit it all in!

Read more about Chicken Shop Feast @ The Bok Shop

In need of some quality beers? We've got just the thing : some tasty, proper brews from the Bison Beer gang. The guys behind Bison Beer truly believe there's a beer for every occasion, and you’re sure to find it at this quality bottleshop down on East Street. All you need to do is grab yourself this Wriggle and then wander on over to Bison Beer in town and to pick up two tasty 1-litre bottles of delicious, locally brewed beer. You'll be sipping on the Bison beer See Side brew – an American style Pale Ale at 5%.

Read more about Beers for the Road @ Bison Beer

When it comes to fast food, vegetarians and vegans tend to get a bit of a raw deal. Fortunately, FilFil brings delicious, easy cuisine from the Middle East to our doorstep, sitting right in the heart of the North Laine. Expect more hummus than you can handle, more than enough falafel to fill you up and boundless baba ghanoush and baklava. Drop in on your way home from work – you’ll be more than welcome.

Read more about Frkkin Awesome Falafel @ FilFil Cafe

BnEAT opened its doors to Brighton in Castle Square nearby Brighton’s Famous Pavilion! They had long been obsessed with Bringing our heritage to Brighton a place they now call home our recipe refined and they believe they craft the perfect Salt beef Sandwich. You don't need to be in New York to experience a proper salt beef bagel. Enjoy one of BnEAT's epic hot salt beef bagels down on Castle Square. Made with freshly cooked beef brisket - we'd love to tell you what makes it so special, but it's a closely guarded family secret.

Read more about Salt Beef Goodness @ BnEAT

Published -15th April 2019