From the many Asian restaurants that line Gouger Street to the salad bars and other takeaway joints endemic to Peel Street and surrounds, the CBD is packed with places to get a fast, cheap lunch. Here are our top picks.

The Beigelry

The best bagels in town.

Shop 19 Topham Mall
Adelaide SA 5000

Mandoo

All the dumplings.

3/26 Bank Street
Adelaide SA 5000

Abbots and Kinney

Inventive pastries to go.

78 Pire Street
Adelaide SA 5000

Adelaide Pho

How quickly can you slurp?

199 Waymouth Street
Adelaide SA 5000

Asian Gourmet

Defeating hunger since 1985.

Stall WR6 Adelaide Central Market Gouger Street
Adelaide SA 5000

Chicken & Pig

Slow-roasted meats served fast.

78 Pirie Street
Adelaide SA 5000

Goodies & Grains

Vibrant juices and lots of grainy salads.

22-23 Central Market Plaza Gouger Street
Adelaide SA 5000

Jack Greens

Where salad is the hero.

36 Waymouth Street
Adelaide SA 5000

Let Them Eat

Raising the bar for vegetarian food.

Shop 26D Central Market Arcade Gouger Street
Adelaide SA 5000

Lucia's Fine Foods

A Central Market legend.

Shop 3 & 4 Western Wall 44-60 Gouger Street
Adelaide SA 5000

Thea Tea Shop

Get in early or you'll wait.

110 Gawler Place
Adelaide SA 5000

Two-bit Villains

Vegan and vegetarian burgers.

Shop 150 Balcony Level Adelaide Arcade
Adelaide SA 5000