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Deliveroo’s 100 most-ordered dishes in 2018

Deliveroo’s 100 most popular dishes ordered around the world in 2018

As the year comes to a close, food delivery service Deliveroo takes a moment to reflect on the food highlights of 2018 and reveal the most popular dishes around the world, as chosen by its customers.  From bubble tea to burritos - this year's eclectic mix of take-away favourites certainly makes for an interesting read.

Here's a taster of this year's top ten dishes on Deliveroo around the world:

Deliveroo's top ten most-ordered dishes 2018

  1. Pad Thaï from Thaï at Home, Paris
  2. Cheeseburger from Five Guys, London
  3. Sushi Lovers Poke Bowl from CALI-POKE, Dubai
  4. Burrito from Boojum, Dublin
  5. Bubble Tea from Tenren's Tea, Hong Kong
  6. Grilled Chicken Burrito from Guzman Y Gomez, Sydney
  7. Burrito from Gonzalez & Co, Barcelona
  8. Beef Burger from Tommi's Burger Joint, Berlin
  9. Poke Bowl from Temakery, Amsterdam
  10. 2 Hot Wings® from KFC, Brighton

While noodles and Hawaiian poke bowls were trending this year, 2018 also saw healthy plant-based dishes grow in popularity.  A firm favourite in last year, pizza remained a top choice for food delivery around the world with five appearing in the top 100.

Deliveroo also reports an increase in orders of more traditional takeaway cuisines, with favourites including a Doner Kebab from German Doner Kebab in Birmingham and Satay from Xian Street Food in Galway.

A closer look at Deliveroo's top 100 reveals some fun foodie ordering trends over the course of 2018

Health Kick

With orders of healthy options almost tripling this year, it's no surprise dishes like The Original vegan Açaí Bowl from the UAE's The Acai Spot or Singapore's Harvest Protein & Grain Bowl from Harvest have made it into the top 100. The most frequently occuring dish in the list, featuring twelve times, from eight different countries is the incredibly instagrammable and equally nutritious Poke Bowl.

Comfort Foods

But it's not all raw fish and salads. Our classic comfort foods - burgers and burritos - fill almost a fifth of the spots on this year's Deliveroo 100, with favourites including Dublin's Boojum Burrito and Germany's Classic Burger from Tommi's Burger Joint.

Sweet Treats

It seems people have also developed a sweeter tooth this year, with five times more desserts appearing in this years top 100 compared to last, including the Banana Pudding from Dubai-based Magnolia Bakery and Berlin's Happy Waffle from Waffle Brothers.

Local Favourites

This year's top 100 also showed that people are celebrating their local favourites, in addition to the popular high street chains. Favourite national dishes include Tortilla Española from Madrid-based José Luis, Shrimp Dumplings from Dim Dim Sum in Hong Kong and Boulette Sauce Brusseleir from Ballekes in Brussels.

For the full list of Deliveroo's 100 most popular dishes ordered around the world in 2018, see below:

  1. Pad Thaï from Thaï at Home, Paris
  2. Cheeseburger from Five Guys, London
  3. Sushi Lover from CALI-POKE, Dubai
  4. Burrito from Boojum, Dublin
  5. Bubble Tea from Tenren's Tea, Hong Kong
  6. Grilled Chicken Burrito from Guzman Y Gomez, Sydney
  7. Burrito from Gonzalez & Co, Barcelona
  8. Burger from Tommi's Burger Join, Berlin
  9. Poke Bowl from Temakery, Amsterdam
  10. 2 Hot Wings®  from KFC, Brighton
  11. Boeuf (Tacos) from MasterTacos, Lyon
  12. Mega San Sushi from Maki-San, Singapore
  13. Burrito Box from Taqado Mexican Kitchen, Dubai
  14. Boulette Sauce Brusseleir from Ballekes, Brussels
  15. Poke Bowl Salmone from Pokèria by NIMA, Milano
  16. Steak haché 150g from La Ripaille Burger, Nantes
  17. Charred Flank Steak Fieldtray from Farmer J, London
  18. Tortilla Española  from José Luis, Madrid
  19. Pho Tai from BEP Vietnamese Kitchen, Hong Kong
  20. The OG from Fishbowl, Sydney
  21. Burrito from Tortilla, Brighton
  22. The Original (VE) from The Acai Spot, Dubai
  23. Margherita Pizza  from PizzaExpress, Hong Kong
  24. Spaghetti Kastart from De Kastart, Ghent
  25. Chicken Tenders from Camden Rotisserie, Dublin
  26. Harvest Protein & Grain Bowl from Harvest, Singapore
  27. Suppli mozzarella di bufala e pomodoro from Suppli Factory, Nantes
  28. Van Dobben Croquet from Van Dobben Eetsalon, Amsterdam
  29. Build Your Own Pizza from Mod Pizza, Nottingham
  30. Green Curry from Fuchsia Urban Thai, Dubai
  31. Beer Battered Fries from 8 Bit, Melbourne
  32. McMenu® - Panino, Bibita 50cl e Patatine Grandi from McDonald's, Roma
  33. Pizza Margherita from Pizzare, Berlin
  34. Saumon (label rouge) from Poke Me, Paris
  35. Satay (Wok Dish) from Xian Street Food, Galway
  36. TeaWood® from Teawood, Hong Kong
  37. Pasta Bocca from Bocca, Ghent
  38. Chicken from Roosters Piri Piri, Brighton
  39. Salmon Sushi from SushiArt, Dubai
  40. Tommy the Chook from Boss Burger Co., Geelong
  41. Salmon Mentaiko from Salmon Samurai, Singapore
  42. Poke Bowl Spicy Tuna from Poke House, Milano
  43. The Palestinian Falafel (V) from Umi Falafel, Dublin
  44. Classic Ahi from Island Poké, London
  45. Fajitas (poivrons & oignons grillés) from Chipotle Beaugrenelle, Paris
  46. Salmon Poke from Poki Poké        , Brussels
  47. Gyros from Meat&Greek, Amsterdam
  48. Build your own Flat from MANA! Fast Slow Food, Hong Kong
  49. Salmón Poke from Aloha Poké from Madrid
  50. Pizza San Marzano from Lievità, Milano
  51. Lemongrass Phad Thai from Lemongrass, Berlin
  52. Classic Burrito from Barburrito, Nottingham
  53. Japanawaiiwan bowl from O Ke Kai, Paris
  54. Sliced Beef Pho (Ribeye) from Pho Stop, Singapore
  55. Chicken Katsu Curry from Kokoro, Brighton
  56. Mary's Burger from Mary's, Sydney
  57. Pinzafied Margherita from PINZA!, Dubai
  58. Burrito from Tierra Burrito, Madrid
  59. Big Joe from Les Super Filles du Tram, Brussels
  60. Chicken Schnitzel from Schnitz, Wollongong
  61. Poké Bowl from Pololi, Hong Kong
  62. Roll salmao com camarão from Temakinho, Milano
  63. Mission Bo Bun Boeuf Terroir Écosse from Mission Saigon, Paris
  64. Manifesto Burger from Paul's Boutique Station, Ghent
  65. Katsu Curry (Chicken) from Wagamama, London
  66. Happy Waffle from Waffle Brothers, Berlin
  67. Poké Boxmaker Medium from The Poké Box, Rotterdam
  68. Assiette de 12 pièces from La Maison Des Raviolis, Marseille
  69. Crystal fresh shrimp dumplings from Dim Dim Sum, Hong Kong
  70. Chicken Massaman Curry from Saba, Dublin
  71. Doner Kebab from German Doner Kebab, Birmingham
  72. The Kushi from Bowlful, Dubai
  73. Nasi Ayam Penyet from Uncle Penyet, Singapore
  74. Poke nikkei from Poké Si, Barcelona
  75. Poke saumon from Canal Poke, Paris
  76. Lite Chicken & Avo from S'wich Gourmet Shawarmas, Dubai
  77. Medium Banana Pudding from Magnolia Bakery, Dubai
  78. Classic Burrito from Zambrero, Adelaide
  79. Chicken Skewer from Blu Kouzina, Singapore
  80. Kebab from L'Istanbul, Reims
  81. Ebi Gyoza from Musashi, Dublin
  82. Pizza Margherita from Anema e cozze, Milano
  83. Gelato Box from Scoop, Dublin
  84. Raw beef noodle from Xiao Wang Beef Noodle, Hong Kong
  85. Cheeseburger from Timesburg, Barcelona
  86. Koriander-Hähnchen Schale from Fatoush, Berlin
  87. Tortilla Española from Lateral, Madrid
  88. Chicken Tenders from Rocket's, Dublin
  89. Couqley's Steak Frites from Couqley French Bistro, Dubai
  90. Pita Gyros from Greek and Shop, Madrid
  91. Cheeseburger from Quic, Brussels
  92. Bowl from Poké Perfect Nieuwendijk, Amsterdam
  93. Bavet Spaghetti from Bavet, Antwerp
  94. Hummus Vege Burger from Haakon Superfoods & Juice, Singapore
  95. Kale Bomb - Most Nutritious Salad from BR8 - The Bright Kitchen, Dubai
  96. Chicken Pad Thai from Ninety Nine Thai, Sydney
  97. Poke Bowl from Ohana Poké Sushi, Den Haag
  98. Classic House Burger from Burger House, München
  99. Ravioli di manzo from Ravioleria Sarpi, Milano
  100. Chicken Sandwich from La Rotisserie, Hong Kong

Found your favourite in the top ten – or has something new has caught your eye? To end your 2018 with something delicious, order now on Deliveroo.

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