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When you get a take away do you order online or do you go in collect or do you call?

Faye1
a year ago
What do you think of this?
danbyk
danbyka year ago

I rarely get a takeaway but if I do I order online & get it delivered 🙂

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rls
rlsa year ago

I generally get it online because we're a family of different tastes and its easier for my brain to see it written in front of me

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Letgetfreestuff
Letgetfreestuffa year ago

I'm used to get take away but I got my brother to use the just eat app and it would be delivered to our home or we would eat fast food outside in a restaurant too

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BonzoBanana
BonzoBananaa year ago

I never go and collect nowadays but used to in the past. It's pretty much always online nowadays I can't remember the last time I called a takeaway.

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Faye1
Faye1
Original Poster
a year ago

I’m the same I always used to collect now it’s all online every time I order one

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CaroleBallard
CaroleBallarda year ago

I live in an area where the local takeaway shop is about 7 miles from me. They charge me £10 to deliver. We don't have Deliverroo, or anything like that. So it's either stumping up the tenner or fetching it myself.

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Faye1
Faye1
Original Poster
a year ago

That’s like where my mum lives could never get a take away delivery because she lives in the middle of no where.

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MeestairChrees
MeestairChreesa year ago

Depends what it is. If it's something like Domino's then online. If it's a local Chinese, by phone as they're not available online, and I can make special requests.

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Faye1
Faye1
Original Poster
a year ago

A lot of good Chinese are still by phone and collection iv noticed they haven’t seemed to join the online ordering yet

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MeestairChrees
MeestairChreesa year ago

Faye1 I think anywhere that you want to make a little change to a menu item (or set menu), you have to call. You might have a request option on the website, but they're often ignored, so best to phone in these situations anyway.

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Faye1
Faye1
Original Poster
a year ago

MeestairChrees so far online Iv been lucky when I have requested certain things be added like cheese or no salad they have done it.

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MeestairChrees
MeestairChreesa year ago

Faye1 mine are normally slightly fussier requests like swapping a dish out for something else on a set menu.

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MeestairChrees
MeestairChreesa year ago

Faye1 also did an order with a chip shop at a families house and they ignored anything we requested. Felt weird even ordering chips online though - it's just not the kind of takeaway I'd ever think to order - just walk there and buy stuff, but it was a huge family gathering.

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LeighReidAtanas
LeighReidAtanasa year ago

Usually call and then go and collect as it’s quite local.

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Glitterandgold
Glitterandgolda year ago

We usually use Just Eat or Uber Eats & get it delivered, unless we are getting Chinese then we phone & collect our fav Chinese round by us arent online & dont deliver.

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Billie
Billiea year ago

I don't often get a takeaway but when I do I use Just Eat or Uber Eat and get it delivered as I can't drive due to medical reasons

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HollyDolly22
HollyDolly22a year ago

i usually order online but havent in a while due to so many bad experiences lately of food poisoning

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lornaae
lornaaea year ago

Usually call up and go collect it or just call into the shop, a lot of places don't deliver to me because I'm just over the radius

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Faye1
Faye1
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a year ago

That’s like where my mum lives. she can’t get them to deliver because it’s out of the way but they are building new houses around now so maybe in the future it will be easier

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chelseaturpin
chelseaturpina year ago

I phone and have it delivered to my door. Im not tech savvy to order it online. My friend says its easy and knowing me id still get the order wrong lol .

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KirstyW
KirstyWa year ago

I usually go and collect as the chinese i like doesn't deliver but isn't often i have a takeaway anymore as its just me, so trying to save money

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Faye1
Faye1
Original Poster
a year ago

I’m trying to save money to and not get as many take aways but it’s not going so well

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KirstyW
KirstyWa year ago

Faye1 i think its the time of year, such a dark and miserable month. I try and buy a really cheap supermarket pizza instead

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KirsteyJames
KirsteyJamesa year ago

I dont like speaking on the phone so i order it online for delivery and then someone else will go to the door for it 🤣

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