Here’s a great way you can support local businesses and maintain social distance – 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 Ipswich and Springfield restaurants are among the food options upping the takeaway game in the Heritage City.
Monday - Wednesday: 11am-2pm, 5pm-8pm Thursday and Friday: 11am-2pm, 5pm-8.30pm Saturday: 11am-8.30pm
Montezumas Ipswich are offering a 10% discount for pick up takeaways during the current lock down from Monday evening (March 29) through to lunch on Thursday (April 1).
On the menu is enchiladas, nachos, chilli verde, burritos, meatballs and much more! See the full menu here.
Call 3143 2099 to place an order or order delivery through UberEats or Door Dash.
Monday - Sunday: 7am-3pm
Woah! Cafe are open all through the Easter holidays and are offering tasty takeaway options.
They are also on Menu Log, Uber Eats and Doordash for deliveries.
Known for their Taiwanese cuisine and Karrage chicken burgers, Woah! Cafe also serves up deliciuos all day breakfast, cakes, acai fruit bowls and moreish chicken and macadamia salads!
Essence of Indya
Monday - Friday: 11.30am-2pm, 5pm-9.30pm
Saturday - Sunday: 5pm-9.30pm
New Indian restaurant, Essence of Indya, is offering a great takeaway menu.
You can order starters like homemade potato and mint cutlets and Indi-Chinese pepper fried chicken, rosemary lamb cutlets, Mooloolaba crispy fried fish or golden prawns.
And the mains include curries like butter, korma, saag, madras , masala and more!
There’s also vegetarian and vegan curries and biryani with a range of meats including goat, lamb and beef.
The kids meals are clever with I Don’t Know – a small bowl of butter chicken and rice, I’m not hungry – a naan stuffed with nuts and sultana served with mango chutney, I Don’t Want That – chicken nuggets and chips or I want my burger – a chicken or vegetable slider with chips.
And don’t forget dessert – there’s charcoal kulfi on the menu – a traditional Indian ice cream.
Meal deals are also available. The delux deal includes samosa, butter chicken, lamb or beef curry, plain rice, plain naan, raita and soft drink!
Monday - Thursday: 4.30pm-9.30pm Friday - Sunday: 4pm-9.30pm
Modern Indian restaurant Indian Tadka are opening for takeaway seven nights a week.
On the menu is classic dishes like vindaloo, madras, korma and tandoori but also some special ones like their bourbon chicken (not recommended for kids) and charcoal Kulfi, a traditional Indian ice cream infused with a charcoal flavour – a must try.
To order head in store or phone 3814 3483, delivery is also available through Menulog.
Monday - Friday: 7am-2pm
Oikos Cafe have recently returned from a short break, and are offering takeaway from their dedicated window.
On the menu is their delicious Oikos grills, coffee, smoothies and bowls!
Order in store or through the Regulr App.
Ruby Chews Burgers and Shakes
Monday - Thursday: 11am-2pm, 5pm-8pm Friday - Sunday: 11am-8pm
Ruby Chews Burgers and Shakes at Riverlink is open again and offering delicious takeaways.
Enjoy gourmet burgers, shakes and hot dogs!
They also have a family feed picnic available with two classic burgers or hot dogs, two kids burgers or chicken tenders, two regular soft drinks, milkshakes or beer/ciders, two kids soft drinks or milkshakes and a family fries for under $50!
Call 3281 0102 to place an order.
Sunday-Monday: 11.30am-2.30pm, 5pm-9pm Friday and Saturday: 11.30am-11pm
While still offering their full menu as takeaway, popular steak restaurant Bakehouse Steakhouse has also launched Bakehouse Buns, a takeaway and delivery burger restaurant.
Now not only is the perfect steak available at home, you can now enjoy their Wagyu cheeseburger, BBQ onion ring Burger, Fried chicken Burger and their crowd favourite, Bakehouse Burger.
Call them on 3281 8132 to place an order, or order in-store. Uber Eats delivery available for both Bakehouse Steakhouse and Bakehouse Buns.
Tuesday - Wednesday: 12pm-8pm
Friday: 12pm-10pm Saturday: 11am-10pm Sunday: 11am-4pm
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, 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.
They have also launched a new range of Poffertjes – warm dutch pancakes – that you can add to your order for the perfect dessert!
Phone them to place an order on 3281 4038.
Sunday - Tuesday: 8am-2pm Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday: 8am-11pm
Fourthchild Cafe, Restaurant and Lounge Bar in the Top of Town are offering takeaways and are on meal delivery apps Uber Eats and Door Dash.
They offer their full menu for takeaway, think 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 through the Bopple App for pick up, phone 3281 9934 or order on site.
Sunday - Friday: 11.30am-2.30pm, 5pm-9.30pm Saturday: 5pm-9.30pm
The popular Indian restaurant Indian Mehfil is open for both dine-in and takeaway, and offers home delivery.
The menu includes more than 40 gluten-free options and also plenty of vegan and vegetarian dishes.
Choose from long lists of classic Indian dishes such as Butter Chicken, Methi Malai, Palak Paneer, Bhindi (okra) Masala and a Goat Curry, and don’t forget to add fresh naan and delicious samosa to your order!
Call 3281 8683 to place an order.
Ipswich Jets Leagues Club
Monday to Sunday: 10am-4am
Ipswich Jets Leagues Club have launched a takeaway menu available for lunch and dinner seven days a week.
On the menu is pub classics including roast of the day, chicken schnitzel, chicken curry, smoked BBQ brisket, grilled cod, pumpkin and haloumi salad and carbonara!
There’s also deserts like sticky date pudding and brownies with chocolate sauce. And there’s kids meals available.
Orders are being taken from 11.30am-2pm and 5.30pm-8pm order online or call 3202 1887, pick up from reception.
The Retro Diner
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday: 7am-2.30pm
Wednesday: 8am-2.30pm Friday: 7am-5pm Saturday: 7am-8.30pm Sunday: 7.30am-2.15pm
The Retro Diner are offering takeaway options from their menu and they’ll even deliver directly to your car from the loading zone across the road, or outside the shop.
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 seafood including Moreton Bay prawns and squid from the store and can deliver for a fee – a great alternative when there’s no meat left on the shelves.
Phone to order 3143 9623 or SMS 0422 171 058 – or jump onto Uber Eats or Menulog for home delivery.
Memories of India
Saturday - Monday: 5pm-9.30pm Tuesday - Friday: 11.30am-2.30pm, 5pm-9.30pm
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.
Tuesday’s to Fridays there’s a special $10 lunch takeaway deal that includes a portion sized butter chicken, lamb rogan josh, vegetable korma, mix vegetable curry that come with rice and plain naan.
Ask about their new takeaway meal deals that include meals for one through to a feast. The meal for one includes a full sized butter chicken, rice, plain naan and a can of coke for $20.99.
The mean for two includes butter chicken, lamb rogan josh, rice, two plain naans and cucumber raita for $38.99. Make it a meal for four and onion bhaji is added as well as vegetable korma, an extra rice and papadum for $54.99.
Their food and wine deal includes corn fritters, butter chicken, lamb sabjiwala, yellow dal, two plain rice, two plain naan, cucumber raita and a bottle of chardonnay or shiraz for $70.
The beer and food deal includes corn fritters, butter chicken, lamb methi malai, yellow dal, two plain rice, two plain naan, cucumber raita and a 6 pack of XXXX Gold for $75.
While the Indian feast has 6 samosas, butter chicken, lamb rogan josh, vegetable korma, dal makani, five plain naan, five plain rice, two cucumber raita and two papadum.
You can also order takeaway over the phone by ringing 3418 3369 or head in-store.
Tuesday - Sunday: 5pm-8.30pm
Closed Public Holidays
Homestyle Chinese restaurant Ange’s Kitchen are available for takeaway and delivery.
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.
Phone 0409 505 605 to order. They recently moved to 31 Challinor St in Sadliers Crossing.
Friday - Sunday: 12pm-2pm, 5pm-9pm
Heisenberg Haus are now offering takeaway traditional Neapolitan pizzas and chicken wings for dinner only.
Order Not the Wurst (bratwurst, cheese kransky, franfurter, fior di latte, San Marzano tomatoes, smokey BBQ sauce and German mustard), Salami (San Marzano tomatoes, fior di latte and mild salami, pork and fennel sasuage), Diavola Devil’s Pizza (San Marzano tomatoes, fior di latte, hot salami, extra virgin olive oil infused with chilli) or a Quattro Formaggi Four Cheese (Fior di latte, taleggio, strachhini, grana padano).
There’s a few other flavours too including Marinara, Margherita, Vegetarian and Pepperoni.
No alternations to toppings are allowed though.
Call in or phone them on 3143 2303, to pick up in store – or place an order through Uber Eats for home delivery!
Rafter and Rose
Monday - Friday: 6.30am-2pm
Saturday - Sunday: 7am-12pm
The Rafter and Rose cafe menu is available for takeaway! If you’re not comfortable coming into the cafe, you can phone through the order and they will run it out to your car with the eftpos for payment.
On the menu is eggs, granola, acai bowls, toasties, BLT, bacon and egg rolls, burgers and much more.
There’s also freshly baked pies, doughnuts, scones, croissants and other goodies changing on a daily basis.
Phone 0401 073 644 for orders.
Queens Park Cafe
Monday - Sunday: 8am-4pm
Queens Park Cafe is open for takeaway for breakfast, and lunch and afternoon tea seven days a week.
The cafe is open from 8am-4pm seven days, but the kitchen closes at 3pm so get those orders in before then.
On the breakfast menu is eggs Benedict, savoury mince, avocado smash, French toast, hotcakes, waffles and more.
For lunch they’ve got salt and pepper calamari, chicken parma, steak sandwich, BLT, soup of the day, kids options and more!
Order in-store or phone 3281 5167.
Little Mode Cupcakery
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday: 10am-2pm
Little Mode Cupcakery are open for takeaway cupcakes Tuesday to Friday.
Look out for their savoury options like bacon and egg, custom biscuits, fresh strawberry cupcakes, choc mint and more amazing flavours!
Monday - Sunday: 7am-4pm
You can order takeaway from Chai House cafe at Silkstone.
While the cafe is open from 7am-4pm for pickups, food orders are only being taken until 3.30pm.
There is a new menu available but you can still get the signature Chai breaky burger, Nepalese wok noodles and chicken momos; there are also gluten free, dairy free and vegan options available.
Don’t miss their $10 lunch specials!
The full menu is able to be ordered to go and is also available for delivery with Uber Eats, Door Dash and Menu Log.
Call 3812 3583 to place an order.
Wednesday - Friday: 7am-2pm Saturday - Sunday: 7am-12pm
A new menu has launched at Elderflower Cafe you can order great coffee as well as delicious breakfast items like avocado on toast, poached scrambled or fried eggs, a breakfast burger with bacon and egg, Belgian waffles, corn fritters and eggs Benny.
There’s also avocado, haloumi and eggs on toast and savoury mince on toast with a poached eggs and creme fraiche.
For lunch choose from a Harvest Bowl with chicken breast or tofu, avocado, roast sweet potato and cauliflower with spinach, mixed salad and beetroot hummus; or a cheese burger, country style burger, spicy chicken burger, marinated tofu burger, salad sandwich or a bowl of chips.
And look out for freshly baked treats every week, including vegetarian and gluten free options.
Check out their Facebook to stay up to date on the goodies they’re creating day to day.
Monday - Thursday: 7am-4pm Friday: 7am-2.30pm Saturday: 6am-2pm
Everybody needs coffee! Good thing that the award-winning Dancing Bean Specialty Roasters and Espresso Bar are open for takeaway coffee and food.
On the menu is French toast, ham and cheese croissants, eggs Benedict, bean nachos, roasted vege wraps; and a delicious chicken, pumpkin and feta salad.
They are also offering delivery for their locally freshly roasted coffee beans including organic, African and Ipswich blend beans! Order online here.
Breakfast at Stephanies
Saturday - Sunday: 7am-4pm Monday - Friday: 8am-4pm
Head over to Breakfast at Stephanies near the Orion Lagoon for takeaway ice cream, pancakes, waffles and French Toast.
They’ve also got loaded croissants, big brekkies and epic burgers.
Phone 3470 5402 to place an order.
Tuesday - Friday: 5am-12pm Saturday - Sunday: 7am-12pm
Over at Springfield Lakes, Remedy Espresso is open for takeaways.
Their nut free kitchen sources produce, meats, breads and even honey, from local suppliers and farmers to offer a seasonal menu including gluten-free, vegetarian, vegan and keto options.
Phone in an order today on 3818 6687 or head over to the shop near the Springfield Lakes Hotel.
Commercial Hotel Redbank
Monday - Sunday: 10am-12am
The Commercial Hotel Redbank is offering their full menu as takeaway.
On the menu is mouth watering steak as well as steak sandwiches, Moroccan lamb shank, 12 hour slow cooked beef cheek, smokey pork ribs, parmigianas and more!
They are also offering $12.50 lunch specials that include rump steak, carbonara, fish of the day, caesar salad and schnitzel.
Check out their Facebook page for mid week deals including Wednesday night schnitzels from $12, ribs and wings on Fridays for $25 and Thursday’s $20 deals including a 500g rump and 220g filet mignon.
Phone them to place an order on 3818 2500 or head into their bottle shop. Home delivery is also available.
Thursday - Saturday: 12pm-2pm, 5pm-8pm Sunday: 12pm-2pm
The Girls’ Coffee Bar
Monday - Friday: 6am-2pm Saturday - Sunday: 7am-2pm
The Girls’ Coffee Bar is offering delicious takeaway options.
On the menu is sweet things like muffins, rocky road, lamingtons, apple slice and caramel tarts.
They are doing toasties, wraps, sandwiches and all day breakfast – including bacon and eggs, brekky wraps, pancakes, poached eggs and a stack with mushroom, tomato, onion and capsicum and an egg.
The Girls’ also have a great burger range on offer including chilli chicken, beef ‘n’ bacon, BLAT, steak and mustard, fish burger, veggie burger and more.
And there’s mains like lasagne with chips and salad, Mediterranean open grill, garden salad with chicken and bacon, chicken and wombok salad, fish and chips and much more!
Call or message your order ahead on 5464 4465 or 0488 673 377 and pick up in-store.
Monday-Sunday: 11.30am-3pm, 5pm-8.30pm
On the menu is locally sourced, ethical, sustainable meals for $25.
You’ll find a chicken salad with homage bacon, cos, egg and smoked cheddar.
There’s also their famous fried chicken with black garlic mayo, white bread, lime and fermented chilli oil.
A steak sandwich with tomato, cheddar, picked onions, house BBQ sauce and fries.
And a beef burger with special sauce, smoked cheese, pickles and fries rounds out the menu.
There is a lighter option also, macadamia hummus, sourdough and local olives.
And fries are available on their own for $12.
Phone 5465 5900 to place a lunch order, available 7 days a week.
Summer Land Camel Farm
Monday - Sunday: 9am-3pm
The Summer Land Camel Farm cafe is also open for takeaway orders daily from 9am-2pm serving camel milk coffee and gelato and yummy breakfast and lunch items as well as house made cakes and slices.
While the kitchen closes at 2pm, you can still order pre-made homemade pastries, cakes and muffins until 3pm when the cafe closes.
Add a tub of their award-winning camel milk gelato and pick up some camel milk and cheese while you’re there.
The shop is open from 9am-3pm selling camel milk products including skin care and soap.
To order phone 5467 1707.
The Cafe Kalina
Saturday - Sunday: 7am-3.30pm
The Cafe Kalina are making up for not having a drive through by running orders out when you park out the front of the cafe.
They have takeaway up and running, just text your name, order, rego and time for collection to 0408 300 026 and tap your card when you’re there.
On the menu is brekky items like bacon, egg and cheese toasties, coffee, eggs benny, brekky burritos and more.
They are also offering heat and eat meals like pesto chicken pasta, grilled fish, curried sausages with veges, roast pork and veg with gravy, tortilla stacks and more. Prices start at $8.50.
They also have burgers with Angus beef, satay chicken, fish and haloumi options.
The cafe has decided to open Friday and Saturday nights for special burger nights and fish ‘n’ chips nights.
Cafe Kalina’s usual hours are Monday to Sunday 7am-3pm. Check their social media for updates.
Monday - Tuesday: 6am-11am Wednesday - Sunday: 6am-2pm Public holidays: 7am-11am La Biancha (Italian restaurant next door) Tuesday - Sunday: 12pm-10pm, closed public holidays.
Brookwater Barista offering takeaway and they’re doing pre-cooked portioned meals you can freeze and have later.
On the menu is 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.
Dinmore Cottage Tea House
Monday - Tuesday: 5am-10am
Wednesday - Friday: 10am-2pm Saturday: 9am-2pm
The Dinmore Cottage Tea House is offering takeaway coffee and a full takeaway menu with extended trading hours.
You can order a box of scones with jam and cream to go for $10 and high tea boxes with champagne which are great for gifts!
On the menu is bacon and egg muffins, bagels, grilled chicken salad, milk bun sliders, cakes, tasting boxes and more.
Delivery and meal vouchers are available.
Contact them on 0424 968 250 to place an order, see the menu online.
Casa Mia Italian Restaurant
Monday - Thursday: 6.30am-2pm, 5pm-8.30pm
Friday: 6.30am-2pm, 5pm-9pm
Saturday: 7am-2pm, 5pm-9pm
Sunday: 7am-2pm, 5pm-8.30pm
Casa Mia Italian restaurant is offering hearty take away meals starting at $15 on Tuesdays and Wednesdays.
On the menu is lasagne, gnocchi, ravioli, tortellini, risotto, pizza, scallopini dishes, reef fish and steak.
Casa Mia also have 16 flavours of gelato available to order as well as traditional desserts like ricotta cheese cake, tiramisu and apple strudel.
You can also order beer, wine and cider with takeaway orders.
They also have family packs from $55 including pizza bread, large pasta or risotto, a large pizza and a large salad or chips.
Phone 3202 4766 to order.
Orion Springfield Central
There’s a multitude of restaurants and cafes at Orion Springfield Central available for takeaway and home delivery thanks to 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
Burgs & Shakes (TCC) available with UberEats
Crema Espresso Dine in or available with takeaway
Dominos available with UberEats or takeaway
Eat Sushi Dine in or available with UberEats or takeaway
Gelatissimo Dine in or available with Uber Eats, or takeaway
Grill’d Dine in or available with Doordash, UberEats or takeaway
Hikari Ramen Dine in or available with UberEats and MenuLog or takeaway
Hogs Breath Steakhouse Dine in or available with UberEats and MenuLog or takeaway
Kitchen 66 Dine in or available with UberEats and MenuLog or takeaway
KFC available with MenuLog or takeaway
McDonald’s available with Doordash or takeaway
Nandos Dine in or available with Doordash, UberEats or takeaway
Origin Kebabs available with DoorDash or takeaway
San Churro Dine in or with Doordash, UberEats or takeaway
Schnitz Dine in or available with UberEats and Deliveroo or takeaway
Sir Benedict (TCC) available with UberEats
The Coffee Club (TCC) Dine in or available with UberEats or takeaway
Two Butchers now offer online ordering and local delivery.