Best Food Subscription Boxes, Tested by Food & Nutrition Experts

Meal Delivery

Blue Apron Meal Delivery

Blue Apron is a big help when you just can’t fathom putting together a menu. This pioneering meal subscription box earned top marks from the experts at the Good Housekeeping Institute and comes packed with fresh ingredients and clear instructions, so even kitchen novices will be able to create a home-cooked meal.

They have options for two- and four-person households, and the fast and easy meals are the ultimate weeknight hack and get a gourmet dinner on the table in under 30 minutes. Premium recipes are also available, which feature specialty proteins like duck, scallops and lamb.

Meal DeliveryGreen Chef Meal Delivery

The first meal kit service to provide USDA-certified organic ingredients, Green Chef offers easy-to-prepare, high-quality meals that can be ready in about 30 minutes or less. You can select from meals that accommodate a variety of dietary preferences including keto, plant-based, calorie-smart, protein-packed, gluten-free and Mediterranean.

Our testers continue to give this service high scores for quality, ease of recipe prep and inventive ingredients. One tester even said that the meals were “restaurant quality,” and multiple people commented on the fresh ingredients, great flavor combinations and generous portion sizes.