Meal Delivery Services That Can Boost Your Health


Sun Basket

Sun Basket is for those who are food-sensitive and those who are unwilling to walk endlessly through aisles in search of the recipe ingredients.

Sun Basket will help you to cook the delicious and healthy foods you crave in no time at all. It also offers convenient programs for people who may be on a strict diet plan, vegetarians, vegans, and pescatarians. The ingredients they deliver are fully organic (hand-selected from West Coast), dairy-free, and gluten-free. Plus, they are delivered to your doorstep in recyclable and environmentally-friendly packaging. Sun Basket also provides registered dietitian-approved recipes that you can easily conjure up within 30 minutes.

You can have your Sun Basket order delivered to your home on weekdays, depending on your location, from as little as $12 per plate for a two-person meal and $10 per plate for a family plan.


If you are a chef who doesn’t have the luxury of time for unnerving and unnecessary shopping, you can go for HelloFresh. This meal-delivery service offers different plans for both meat-eaters and vegetarians, in either two-meal or four-meal servings (at approximately $9 per meal). HelloFresh comes with 15 different recipes, made available every week, which take, at most, 30 minutes to prepare. So, if you are looking to sharpen your culinary skills and try new things, this is a great opportunity! And funnily enough, you are not bound by any commitment whatsoever. You have the opportunity of canceling a week’s delivery whenever you want to. You can also order fine bottles of wine to go with the recipes.



This meal-delivery service company puts to shame grocery shopping and cooking! Freshly does everything for you – the preparing and cooking – and delivers your fresh breakfast, lunch, or dinner right to your doorstep in the span of just 5 to 10 minutes, leaving you to just heat up and eat up your order. Freshly also allows you to choose from their wide range of subscription plans, whether six, nine, or 12 meals weekly delivery plans. You can rest assured that you will get freshly delivered balanced and gluten-free meals anytime and every time.

Freshly is available in 21 states in the US at about $9 per plate.



Plated gives the opportunity to try new and amazing foods without having to commit yourself to the same meals every week. All you have to do is order for your ingredients, and you’ll have them delivered almost immediately to wherever you want.  They deliver quality ingredients; you can rest assured! They also offer a wide array of recipes ranging from regular everyday foods and desserts to foreign and sumptuous cuisines. Plated is available nationwide with the exception of Alaska, Hawaii, and certain locations within Texas. And, you can get your meal at the rate of $12. There’s no reason to wait, order for your Plated immediately!



BlueApron was one of the first meal delivery service companies to become popular. Since its inception in 2012, BlueApron has always, for its customers, been endorsing an optional delivery plan for both two meal servings and family meals, with enough pre-portioned ingredients to make six to sixteen plates. They also make available step by step Mediterranean inspired recipes that make for great and unique meals for your breakfast, lunch, as well as dinner. Even amateur cooks can make great meals by just following the simple and straightforward instructions available in the recipes. BlueApron, just like HelloFresh, also allows you to order great bottles of wine to pair with your meals.

The meal plans range from $48 to $120, including shipping.

Purple Carrot

This service is specifically for vegans and vegetarians, with recipes that take 30 minutes or less to conjure up. Every meal kit is delivered with step by step recipe cards and in an environmentally friendly and recyclable package. Although the recipes are designed only for vegans and vegetarians, it is also still very much rich in protein and characterized by the use of ingredients like quinoa, nuts, and tofu. Purple Carrot makes things easier with their single package which can feed only just three people. No more, no less. If you are making a personal order, then you’ll have about six meals per week all to yourself!

Purple Carrot is available in virtually every part of the country. They offer a $72 per week meal plan, including shipping.


Green Chef

If you are the kind of person who loves organic foods, then Green Chef is the right meal delivery service for you. It is the first organic meal kit to be ever certified by the USDA. It has been said to be free of antibiotics, synthetic pesticides, GMOs, and growth hormones. They even have several meal package plans for all; omnivores, vegans, vegetarians, and pescetarians. You also have the option of choosing gluten-free packages. The ingredients, which are updated once every week are packaged in eco-friendly boxes which are like mini-fridges. They are very healthy and easy to cook. Green Chef offers flexible plans with no set delivery dates or committing requirements. You can even skip one or more weeks as you like. And, starting at the rate of $10.5 per meal, you can have your Green Chef delivered to you in almost every part of the US, except Louisiana, Alaska, and Hawaii.



Bistro is designed by a physician, Dr. Caroline J. Cederquist, and especially for dietetic patients and those who want to lose weight. It is not limited to these people alone. So, if you want to go on a strict diet plan, you can also benefit from this amazing delivery service. If you want healthy meals, that are MSG-free, gluten-free, and fat-free, delivered to your doorstep with no fuss, then you should go for BistroMD.

Delivery is available nationwide at a starting price of approximately $7 per meal.