October 22, 2018 3.37 pm This story is over 65 months old

Deliveroo’s top five Lincoln curries revealed

Korma’n we know you want to eat one!

Tikka-tock! The time is counting down to winter and people are craving nice warm food, so with National Curry Week now underway Deliveroo has released statistics on the top places in Lincoln to order from.

According to the data from Deliveroo, the Chicken Korma from Castlegate Indian Restaurant on Lincoln’s High Street ranks as the most popular curry dish ordered in Lincoln.

Castlegate appears twice in the top five with its Saag Paneer dish also very popular among Yellowbellies.

Mmmm tasty, that will all get eaten and there will be naan left! Photo: Deliveroo

The top five

  1. Chicken Korma at Castlegate Indian Restaurant
  2. Chicken Tikka Masala at Riyaz Indian Takeaway
  3. Butter Lamb at Mirchi
  4. Tandoori Chicken Masala at Mowgli
  5. Saag Paneer at Castle gate Indian Restaurant

Curry-linary Lincoln stats

It has also been revealed that Lincoln orders more onion bhajis than any other city in the UK.

Lincoln orders 30% fewer popadoms than the UK city average and out of all of the naan, paratha, chips, rice and other accompaniment dishes Garlic naan appears to be the locals’ favourite.

This week is National Curry Week. Photo: Deliveroo

Around 78% of Lincoln’s main dish curry orders contain meat with chicken being the favourite choice.

Joe Groves at Deliveroo said: “The curry is one of the UK’s favourite takeaway dishes, locals in Lincoln can’t get enough of it. We’re proud to work with some of the very best curry houses across country helping bring their amazing dishes to locals in as little as 15 minutes.”

Get curry on the go from Curry Jacks’ van at Lincoln central market on set days of the week. Photo: Curry Jacks

There are plenty places to order or sit down and enjoy a curry or you can even pick up one on the go including delicious homemade food from Curry Jacks, which is located outside Lincoln central market on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturdays and at St Marks on a Friday.