Raise your hand if you need a break from feeding the family. We are so rooting for our favorite restaurants to stay open, and ordering take out food is one of our favorite ways to support them.
We’ve put together a list of family meal deals priced under $50 and which feed between 4-6 people. Have a favorite not listed below? Comment below with the details!
Little Mama’s Italian in SouthPark has an extensive menu o family meal options and you can choose from ones that feed 2-3 people or 5-6 people. We found eggplant parm, penne with chicken and broccoli and we have to mention the mozzarella tray for $50. Order online here or check out their family style menu here.
Dive into a Crew Combo from The Waterman. Meals feed 4-5 people and come with salad and grilled bread. A few options for you – Chicken and sausage mac and cheese with Cavatappi pasta, cheese sauce, pulled roasted chicken, pork sausage, old bay bread crumbs for $44 or Cheesy Bacon Chicken over Rice, also $44.
Something Classic offers a huge selection of entrees for their feeds 4 meal deal. Pick 2 entrees such as Lemon Chicken Piccata, Old-Fashioned Meatloaf & Mashers or Shrimp Penne Pasta Primavera and it comes with a salad for $39.95. They also offer gluten free and vegetarian options. Scoop tip: add a chicken pot pie for $22 to your order for another dinner and check out their free delivery options!
Earl’s Grocery has just introduced a weekly family meal menu. We love these if you know you have a busy week coming up, stop by and stock up on a few meals and sides for dinner done.
Tacos 4 Life, Family Packs feed four people and provide eight meals to starving children. See below for the options available:
- Tacos – $35 Includes your choice of grilled chicken or ground beef, 10 flour tortillas, cheddar-jack cheese, shredded lettuce, sour cream, and pico de gallo; with a side of queso rice, and chips, queso and salsa.
- Deluxe Tacos – $45: All of the above plus four cookies, a gallon of Paradise Punch and a side of refried beans.
- Nachos – $30 Includes your choice of grilled chicken or ground beef, chips, queso, guacamole, sour cream, pico de gallo, sautéed onions and peppers, and refried black beans.
- Tacos by the Dozen – $40 An assortment of up to three tacos including: Carnitas, Chicken Bacon Ranch, Classic Beef, Crispy Eggplant, Fried Chicken, Grilled Chicken, Mango Habanero or Seared Tofu.
- Rice Bowl – $30 Includes your choice of grilled chicken or ground beef, black beans, roasted corn, avocado, pico de gallo, cheddar-jack cheese on cilantro pesto rice with two dressings of your choice.
In a pinch for time, stop by one of Reid’s Fine Foods locations and grab soups and casseroles to go. Chicken pot pies, enchiladas, lasagna, farmer’s pie, chicken tetrazzini and lots more options are available on the fly.
The Capishe Familia Feast feeds 4 to 5 people for $40, choose from 2 Large pizzas, 2 Double Pastas or 1 Large Pizza and 1 Double Pasta; each meal comes with a family salad. Capishe has also rolled out a weekly One-Dish meal for $40, this week was rigatoni with meatballs, salad and bread. Beer and wine are also on the menu!
Burtons Grill & Bar Park Road location is offering family bundles that feed four. Choose a starter of house salad, ceasar salad, buffalo chicken dip or a mediterranean salad, then pick your entree carbonara, mediterranean chicken risotto or chicken carbonara for $49.99. They have great options for gluten free folks too.
Family Meal Deals starting at $39.95 at Firebirds Wood Fire Grill. Each family meal comes with your choice of salad, sides, bread and butter and sweet treats for dessert. Choose from wood fire grilled chicken and baby back ribs.
FEEDS 4 $35 Roti Canai (4 roti)+1 Main (Family size)+1 Family Soft Drink
Also offering FEEDS 8 $65 Roti Canai (8 roti)+2 Mains (Family size)+2 Family Soft Drinks and FEEDS 12 $90 Roti Canai (12 roti)+3 Mains (Family size)+3 Family Soft Drinks
MAINS to choose from are Chow Faan Basil Fried Rice Po Po Lo’s Chicken Curry & Rice Po Po Lo’s Tofu Curry & Rice Yaki Udon Pad Thai Hokkien Mee Chicken Lo Mein
Family Meal Deals for Four starting at $34.95 from Village Tavern. Each Family Deal serves 4 and includes: Salad, Entrée + Homemade Dessert Choose from Grilled Chicken Terkyaki, Blackened Chicken Alfredo, Grilled Salmon or Grilled Meatloaf.
At $27.99, Yafo Kitchen‘s family options feed 2 to 3 but our scoop tip is to add on a side or two to round out a meal for more. Hot sides are $6.49 and cold sides $5.99. The Family Meal comes with 1 whole Yafo Spiced Rotisserie Chicken, 2 family sides and a complimentary Greek Salad.
Legion Brewing Southpark has a huge family menu. Give them 2 hours notice for your family meal order. A few options that feed 4 to 5 people include chicken pot pie, pimento and sweet potato pierogis, barbeque ribs, pulled pork and lots of family sides too.
Feed the fam for less than $50 at Mama Ricotta’s. These meals feed 5 to 6 people so expect some leftovers for lunch. We found Penne Primavera for $47 or Mama’s Pasta for $41. Check out the full menu here.
The Family Meal Box from Sabor Latin Street Grill has a lot of food. For $30 (note, we did notice $5 off if you placed your order online!) you receive 6 Flour Tortillas, 12 Corn Tortillas, 2 Protein Choices – 8oz., 1 Premium Protein Choice with and 8 oz. XL Choice of Rice, 16 oz. XL Choice of Beans, 16oz. large Queso, Pico or Guacamole, an 8oz. large choice of Salsa and 8oz. of XXL Chips. You can also feed at least 6 with their Tailgate Nacho Box for $39.99.
Viva Chicken for $19.95
The whole chicken meal with 3 sides gives you your Viva Chicken fix and feeds the whole fam for $24.45 or Order online for pick up or use DoorDash for delivery. They also offer Taco Tuesdays for $19.95 and Bruno’s Big Chicken Day for $19.95 on Thursdays.
A Family Table meal for four from Chef Alyssa’s Kitchen includes 4 entree portions, two small sides, small table salad & four dinner rolls. Choose to pick it up hot or cold. Adobo Spiced Tofu meal for $38, Roasted Chicken for $42 and Chicken, Pot Roast or Eggplant dinners for $45 are a few of their options. Be sure to add dessert; Nutella Pie, Snickerdoodle Cookies and Salted Caramel Brownies priced from $2.99 and up. Order by 11 am.
If you like to plan ahead and are looking for healthy options for your family, consider the Family Plan from Nourish Charlotte. The Family Plan provides four meals for four people, plus salads, snacks, baked oats for breakfast, and their kid-loved Mac and Cheese. They also offer Soy Free and Nut Free plans in addition to our Classic option. The Just Dinners Plan has 3, 4 and 5 night options that are delivered to your door and are 100% vegan and 100% gluten free.
Bulla Gastrobar features Paella family meals. Feeding 4 to 5 people, choose from chicken ($48) or veggie ($40) with Valencia style rice, artichoke hearts, Cremini mushrooms, green peas, red sofrito, saffron. Served with a garden salad and patatas bravas.
Party Packs from Midwood Smokehouse let you get your BBQ fix for less. Order online for pick up or hit DoorDash for delivery. Party Packs feed 4 to 6 people and let you choose Choose 2 Meats, 2 Sides, sauces, slider buns and plates & utensils available upon request. Another family option is the Chopped Pork or Pulled Chicken Sliders for $26, you receive 12 sliders with buns, sauces and coleslaw, add on more sides in bulk for $5 to $10 each. They are open at their Central Avenue, Park Road, Johnston Road and Birkdale Village.
TRUE Crafted Pizza has meals available for families of 2, 4 or 6. All include pizza, salad and an appetizer, plus you can add tea for only $5 more. Call 704-543-8783 to place your order for Curbside Take-out or order online at truepizza.com
With two locations, Dilworth and Indian Land, New York Butcher Shoppe has an extensive menu of frozen take and bake meals. Choose from feeding 3-5 people or 5-6 and pick up Meatloaf Parmesan, Beef Stroganoff and White Chicken Lasagna. They also have a big wine selection.
If you are on the South side of Charlotte, check out DeSarno’s Italian Market. Each Monday through Friday they offer different meal deals for $19.95 each. Feeding 2-3 people they include your choice of a pint of one side salad and a loaf of Classic Italian or Foccacia bread.
The $20 entree special from Pasta and Provisions has gotten a lot of folks through the last few months. Choose any prepared entree including Chicken Piccata, Chicken Marsala and Eggplant Parmesan, then pick up 3/4 fresh pasta, baby greens and focaccia bread.
Taziki’s Mediterranean Cafe in the Waverly shopping center has lots of family meal options priced from $35.99 and less. Choose from entrees like Chicken or Beef kebobs which include eight kebobs (two per serving) served with Taziki Sauce, greek salad with dressing, roasted new potatoes or basmati rice, and choice of baked pita chips or soft pita. Start your order here for curbside pickup.
Create your own Nacho Bar at home with a Fiesta Pack from Paco’s Tacos. For $50, you can feed 4 to 6 people loaded nachos with tinga chicken, lettuce, sour cream, pico de gallo, tortilla chips, red salsa, pickled jalapeño slices, white queso and choice of beans (black or refried). They also offer Party Enchiladas for $40 that include a dozen seasoned ground beef enchiladas (+$5) or a dozen roasted
chicken and spinach enchiladas. All enchiladas are corn tortillas filled with
cheese served with red rice and your choice of beans (black or refried), comes with chips and salsa.
Priced from $40 to $45, The Pizza Peel even provides sweet tea or lemonade with their family meal deals. Of course their is a pizza meal, but they also have baked ziti, lasagna and three cheese florentine pasta options.