The ultimate made-over Friday night takeaways

Good Food's guide to your favourite traditional takeaways, revamped for a family night in or for kicking off the weekend with a group of friends

The ultimate made-over Friday night takeaways

We've got sharing food for every mood, taste and cuisine craving. The Friday night takeaway signals the start of the weekend. Good Food has the perfect family favourite recipes for when you're ready for some serious comfort food with minimal fuss, that you can dish up for a crowd. 

Easy butter chicken 

This healthy version of a creamy chicken curry can be marinated the night before to get ahead of the prep work. Serve up this wonder-curry with fluffy naan breads, basmati rice, mango chutney or pickles and wedges of lime. 

Why not serve up our chunky aubergine pickle on the side? 

Top up your meal with our simple mango chutney naan breads.

Easy butter chicken

Mozzarella stuffed crust pizza

Mozzarella stuffed crust pizza
No Friday would be complete without a seriously cheesy pizza. Go the extra mile and create this mozzarella masterpiece at home, complete with oozy, chunky filled crust.

Stuffed crust pizza

Fish and chips with coconut batter

Fish & chips with coconut batter
You can't beat a classic. Try making your own fried fish at home with crunchy coconut batter. Pair with chunky, golden brown oven-baked chips or change it up with sweet potato fries

Fish & chips

Turkish kebabs

Turkish kebabs
Superbly spiced chicken kebabs are full of flavour and are a great build-you-own sharing meal. Wrap the kebabs in toasted cumin flatbreads, with a dollop of cooling yogurt and crunchy pickles. 

Pair with this fresh tomato chutney.

Singapore noodles

Singapore noodles
Why not go for a low-fat, low-calorie stir-fry takeaway? It'll be on the table in 20 minutes and is packed with spices and flavour. Sprinkle over coriander and watch it fly off the plates. Try our healthier version of Singapore noodles with prawns.

Expand your spread by adding pineapple, beef & ginger stir-fry or tofu, greens & cashew stir-fry.

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Chinese chicken with pancakes

Mozzarella stuffed crust pizza

Wrap-your-own spring rolls

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RonaUSA
18th Feb, 2017
"You can't beat a classic. Try making your own fried fish at home with crunchy coconut batter. " OK, so why are you giving us an inferior recipe? Crunchy coconut batter is not classic so it can't be as good as the reeal thing.
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