There’s nothing better at the weekend than relaxing and not having to cook. And if you can’t be bothered heading out, nothing can be quite as cathartic as ordering a takeaway after a long, busy day.

But trying to decide which takeaway to get can be a challenge, especially when there are so many options and cuisines to choose from.

Fret not, we’ve got you sorted. We trawled through Tripadvisor reviews to see what customers think are the best takeaways in Darlington.

Darlington's best takeaways according to Tripadvisor reviews

Bombay Gate

Rating: 5/5

Location: 10 Skinnergate, Darlington DL3 7NJ England

"Ordered a takeaway after seeing the restaurant features in North East Living. We’ve searched for a great curry since moving up north many years ago and this was perfect. Great flavours, speedy service and plenty of choice!"

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Viraji Restaurant

Rating: 5/5

Location: Kendrew House 9 Kendrew Street Kendrew House, Darlington DL3 6JR England

"I highly recommend visiting Viraj or ordering a takeaway. The food is absolutely delicious!!! My favourite dish is Chicken Jalfrezi, and I have tried numerous Indian restaurants in Darlington, and this is by far the best I have ever tried."

Akbar the Great

Rating: 5/5

Location: 43-44 Bondgate, Darlington DL3 7JJ England

"Ordered a takeaway from here last night. Arrived on time, very happy with the food, ordered chicken tikka masala, lamb bhuna, garlic mushrooms and a Naan bread,no complaints from us."

Santorini Greek Cafe and Restaruant

Rating: 4.5/5

Location: 5 Crown Street, Darlington DL1 1LU England

"This was a last-minute choice for a pre-theatre meal and we were so impressed. The speed of service, quality of the food and friendly staff made it an ideal choice whatever the occasion. We’ll certainly be back."

Falafel  Fella

Rating: 5/5

Location: 1 Clarks Yard, Darlington DL3 7QH England

"Food tasted beautiful. Service was brilliant. Extremely good value for money for the quality of food. going to be a regular customer now."