Meal Delivery Services to Try in Quarantine

Stuck in a dinner rut? These meal delivery services will please your palate and your budget.

Meal delivery services take the guesswork out of what to cook for dinner. Each week, you can browse the menu offerings online and select which you'd like to receive (typically two to four meals per week). Your food arrives in an insulated box to keep everything fresh, with each meal packaged in its own bag with pre-portioned ingredients and an easy-to-follow recipe.

Here are three services that delivery restaurant-quality meals at home while still sticking to your diet and keeping everything in budget.

Sun Basket

Sun Basket meal delivery service

Even if you hate cooking (guilty!), you'll love Sun Basket. You can choose your meals based on how much prep work you're willing to do — there's even an oven-ready option for the nights when you really don't feel like cooking. Sun Basket features organic produce, antibiotic- and hormone-free meat, and wild-caught seafood. In addition to dinner, they also offer options for breakfast, lunch, and snacks.

Price: Starting at $10.99/serving.

Green Chef

Green Chef meal delivery service

If you follow a strict diet, then Green Chef is your ideal solution. Select your plan (keto, paleo, balanced living, vegetarian/vegan, or family-friendly), then choose from the offerings tailored to your diet. All menus feature organic ingredients, and everything arrives pre-measure and pre-prepped to save you time and effort in the kitchen. 

Price: Starting at $10.99/serving.


EveryPlate meal delivery service

Meal delivery service doesn't have to break the bank. EveryPlate offers 11 options each week that all cost under $5 per serving, while still featuring fresh ingredients and nutritionally-balanced meals.

Price: Starting at $4.99/serving.