Travel around the UK and there are certain takeaway names you’ll see time and time again. But does this vary by location – and how many are on the Isle of Wight?

Mercure Hotels has looked at over 190,000 takeaways and fast food restaurants from all over the country, to uncover the UK’s most popular takeaway names.

Taking the top spot as the most popular takeaway name in the UK is ‘Charcoal Grill’, with 215 different outlets going by this name. The confidently named ‘Best Kebab’ comes in second, with 184 separate appearances in our study. ‘Munchies’ comes in third place, with 174, followed by ‘Golden Dragon’ with 141.

Here’s the 10 most popular takeaway names in the UK:

  1. Charcoal Grill – 215
  2. Best Kebab – 184
  3. Munchies – 174
  4. Golden Dragon – 141
  5. China Garden – 132
  6. Flames – 127
  7. Jade Garden – 117
  8. The Kitchen – 111
  9. Great Wall – 110
  10. Jasmine – 107