Plant based, made fresh to order, with seasonal ingredients, some fresh from our allotment.

We use traditional Indian tiffin tins – take away food without plastic packaging.

A new menu every week, delivered to your door every Friday evening.

the menus

All of our set menus come as four separate dishes, carefully curated to complement and surprise, each set menu serves two people generously.

Tiffin for Two

A tasty set menu, each tiffin serves two people generously and comes as four separate dishes including, traditional savoury pastries, seasonal salads, served warm or cold, rich aromatic curry and fluffy basmati rice, Plant Based.

The Picnic Tiffin

A fresh and vibrant combination of salads, savoury pastries and chutneys, this traditional street food menu makes a memorable lunch treat.


Attention customers with food allergies

Please be aware that our food may contain or come into contact with common allergens, such as Gluten, Eggs, Lactose, Celery, Lupin, Mustard, Nuts, Sesame, Sulphates, Soybeans, Tree Nuts or Peanuts. While we take steps to minimise risk and safely handle the foods that contain potential allergens, please be advised that cross contamination may occur, as factors beyond our reasonable control may alter the formulations of the food we serve, or manufacturers may change their formulations without our knowledge.


Better Takeaways


So far our customers have saved 1430 plastic containers going into circulation, thanks to our stainless steel wonder, The Tiffin Tin!

We use a deposit and return scheme, to reduce packaging waste.

We love to watch the positive impact our service, with our customer’s support, can make.

plastic containers saved so far

Our passion for delicious, fresh food and a love of our beautiful coastal home drove us to develop an authentic Indian takeaway while doing the best we can for our environment. We believe business can be a force for good. We strive to make the best choices we can, reducing food waste, packaging waste and helping our community and local area, while serving vibrant and tasty food!


how it works



Choose your tiffin menu



Select your chosen date



Delivered to your doorstep Friday



Heat - Eat - Enjoy



Tiffin collected on Sunday morning

  1. We collect your tiffin on Sunday mornings, 10am-12pm. Leave it on the door step for us to collect!

  1. Your tiffin is delivered freshly made and cold. 
  2. Simply unstack your tins, heat directly in a preheated oven, follow the instructions on your menu.
  3. Alternatively store your tiffin tin in the fridge until you are ready to re-heat.
  4. Consume by Sunday morning

We deliver to: 

Little Walsingham, Stiffkey, Wighton, Warham, Binham, Langham, Holt, Cley, Blakeney, Egmere, Holkham, North & South Creake, Burnham Market, Burnham Thorpe, Burnham Overy Staithe and Wells Next The Sea.

Every Friday evening from 4-7pm – Winter hours

Authentic Dishes

Our family recipes are from the Gujarat region of North West India. We use a combination of different spices and flavours to cook our dishes. A traditional Gujarati meal includes, 4 dishes and includes a combination of savoury pastries…

Kitchen Takeovers

The Jolly Indian Sailor are given the run of your kitchen, we serve up tasty Indian dining experiences in your space.

An effortless opportunity to provide a yummy sharing menu with your friends and family in the comfort of your own home.

If you own or manage a pub, bar, cafe or eatery, give your customers a memorable and easy dining experience, host a curry night and we shall bring the tasty Indian dishes!

Are you a member of a club, group or team? Use The Jolly Indian Sailor to bring you altogether with exciting and scrumptious dinners. We craft menus to fit your needs and occasion.

get in touch

We are located on the North Norfolk Coast in Wells-Next-The-Sea, the Jolly Indian Sailor serves the seaside town and local area.