You can’t deny that Britain is a foodie nation, but as the seemingly endless squeeze on everyone’s finances continues just how much are they dedicating to all things food?

To answer this question, the team at VoucherCodes.co.uk commissioned a study into just how much value people place on one of life’s most basic essentials and biggest luxuries. ┬áThe following infographic shows how much the nation’s cities spend on groceries, takeaways and eating out each year.

Food Nation 2013

Source: Voucher Codes