The most popular fast food in Wigan - and how the rest of the UK compares

Whether you’re devoted to Domino’s, a Subway fanatic or a fan of KFC, you’re definitely spoilt for choice when it comes to ordering a takeaway in the UK.

Tuesday, 17th November 2020, 1:21 pm

There are around 60,000 takeaways across the country to choose from, according to official data from the Food Standards Agency (FSA).

So if you want to give the kitchen a swerve tonight and are looking for some inspiration, we’ve crunched the numbers to exclusively reveal the most popular takeaways in both Wigan and around the UK.

What’s the UK’s favourite takeaway?

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There are around 60,000 takeaways across the country to choose from, according to official data from the Food Standards Agency (Photo: Shutterstock)

The most popular takeaway across the UK is Subway, which came out on top with over 1,100 branches.

That was followed by Domino’s with nearly 1,000 branches.

If you want to know what people in different areas of the country are chowing down on you can explore our interactive map.

What’s the most popular takeaway in Wigan?

Our analysis only includes businesses classed as a takeaway or sandwich shop on the Food Standards Agency database.

The database is updated by local authority environmental health teams, who often class some well-known eateries – including McDonalds and Greggs – as retailers or restaurants rather than takeaways.

Our ranking is based on the number of branches in Wigan – it isn’t taste tested, so you’ll need to be the judge of that when you order-in today.

The top 13 takeaways in Wigan are:

- Pizza Hut

- Subway

- Deli-Licious

- Munchies

- Wok's Cooking

- Domino's Pizza

- Ozzy's Pizza

- Chunky Chick-inn

- The Godfather

- Kebab King

- The Little Chippy

- Lucky Star

- Manhattan Pizza