The 11 Best Meal Delivery Services in NYC [2018]

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Seriously -- who has time to shop for groceries every day or even every week in NYC? Between commuting, working, dating, family-ing, dog-walking, and every other little thing you have to do every day, eating healthy can be nearly impossible. Okay -- so meal prep delivery is what you need, but which meal delivery service is right for you? There are so many choices now, and your dietary restrictions may make it even harder. Enter Mealnerds, your new source for finding healthy meal delivery services in NYC. These services provide fresh meals prepared or uncooked. Check out our list of the best meal delivery in NYC below, and simplify your life without sacrificing your health.

Get Fed NYC

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Get Fed NYCprepares locally sourced nutritional meals to keep you eating healthy throughout the week. New Yorkers have access to high quality foods made by a 5-star chef in a rotating menu to keep your taste buds wanting more. Get Fed NYC focuses on seasonal meals accommodating most dietary and allergy preferences. Perfectly balanced ready-to-eat meals will be delivered to your door weekly in convenient, recyclable packaging.

Menu Samples

  • Quinoa & chia burger
  • Roasted beef with chimichurri
  • Coriander carrot steak
  • Rhubarb & ginger tempeh

Dietary Options

  • Vegan
  • Vegetarian
  • Pescetarian
  • Omnivore
  • Paleo
  • Gluten-free
  • Grain-free
  • Dairy-free
  • Nut-free
  • Soy-free

Average Price Per Meal     $12.00 - $17.00


Locanut

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Locanut is focused on quality, healthy, convenient, organic, delicious meals meant to achieve and sustain optimal body health. Locanut wants to make your life as a New Yorker easier and healthier using carefully crafted and selected local and sustainable ingredients. If you’re looking to lose weight, Locanut can help you achieve and sustain that healthy weight, boost your performance, and provide you with more focus and energy with the convenience you expect. Locanut will deliver real, whole, clean foods that are satiating, delicious, and paleo compliant. You can pick your food up when you’re hungry, or have it delivered to your door.

Menu Samples

  • Mediterranean paleo salad
  • Organic cauliflower “risotto” bowl + protein
  • Free-range turkey burger
  • Honey dijon glazed wild salmon
  • House brewed energy mate tea

Dietary Options

  • Vegan
  • Vegetarian
  • Pescetarian
  • Omnivore
  • Paleo
  • Gluten-free
  • Grain-free
  • Dairy-free
  • Nut-free
  • Soy-free

Average Price Per Meal     $15.00 - $17.00


Provenance Meals

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Provenance is all organic, gluten-free, and dairy-free, with no refined sugars. You can choose a weekly delivery plan or the Provenance Detox. You can choose plant-based or omnivore detox and meal plans. Provenance can kickstart weight loss, reduce inflammation, and increase your energy to reduce the effects of age and improper eating in the gut. They use compostable and recyclable containers, compost all food waste, and deliver in reusable totes.

Menu Samples

  • Cacao granola with goji berries and chocolate nut milk
  • Tuscan kale salad with fennel, artichoke, and almond ricotta
  • Turkey burger lettuce cup with zucchini fries
  • Lemon poppy seed bar

Dietary Options

  • Vegan
  • Vegetarian
  • Pescetarian
  • Omnivore
  • Paleo
  • Gluten-free
  • Grain-free
  • Dairy-free
  • Nut-free
  • Soy-free

Average Price Per Meal     $16.25


NutriChef

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NutriChef creates healthy, fresh, four-star meals for your dietary and fitness needs from “your very own” chef. They use organic, locally-grown ingredients and deliver to your door. NutriChef helps you meet your dietary and fitness goals through restaurant-quality food designed specifically for you. They feature plan options for up to four meals per day, wild-caught seafood, and as much local produce as possible.

Menu Samples

  • Steak and egg white omelet
  • BBQ chicken burger
  • Organic turkey chili with quinoa
  • Asian salmon stir fry

Dietary Options

  • Vegan
  • Vegetarian
  • Pescetarian
  • Omnivore
  • Paleo
  • Gluten-free
  • Grain-free
  • Dairy-free
  • Nut-free
  • Soy-free

Average Price Per Meal  You have to set up a consultation based on what your needs are.


Tyme Food

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Tyme Food is a meal service focused on plant-based foods and healthy juices, due to the health concerns associated with meat. Tyme’s packaging are literally transparent glass or plastic jars and stripped down to provide durability without all the waste. Global cuisine including Mexican, Californian, Mediterranean, Thai, and Middle Eastern flavors with high quality ingredients and real food are used in your meals.

Menu Samples

  • Brown rice, black beans, avocado, tomato, jicama, red cabbage, lime juice
  • Cauliflower, butternut squash, tahini, veggies, pumpkin seed, agave nectar
  • Couscous, chickpeas, veggies, lemon juice
  • Pad Thai, veggies, agave, lime juice

Dietary Options

  • Vegan
  • Vegetarian
  • Paleo
  • Gluten-free
  • Dairy-free
  • Nut-free
  • Soy-free

Average Price Per Meal     $10.00


Epicured

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Epicured provides feel-good, low FODMAP and gluten-free foods prepared by Michelin-Star chefs to help with gut problems such as IBS, Crohn’s, colitis, celiac disease, and non-celiac gluten-sensitivity. Epicured has a large, diverse, seasonal menu, and you can choose how many meals are included in each box. Epicured delivers to NYC and some parts of New Jersey and Connecticut, as well. You can commit for as long as you want to and cancel anytime.

Menu Samples

  • Lemon rosemary chicken with rice pilaf and parsnip puree
  • Tierra salad with feta and aoili verde
  • Coconut shrimp stew with jasmine rice
  • Teriyaki donburi

Dietary Options

  • Vegan
  • Vegetarian
  • Pescetarian
  • Omnivore
  • Egg-free
  • Fish-free
  • Shellfish-free
  • Tree nut-free
  • Peanut-free
  • Gluten-free
  • Dairy-free
  • Soy-free

Average Price Per Meal     $14.00 - $17.00


Nutropia

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Nutropia makes affordable, flexible meal prep and delivers to your home or office in NYC, NJ, CT, and FL, using the freshest, most nutritious and delicious meals it can make. Certified nutritionists customize your meal plan for 1200-3000 calories per day depending on dietary requirements, fitness goals, and personal preferences. Executive chefs create weekly menus with over 100 meals and snacks to choose from, delivered whenever you want, starting at 6 a.m.

Menu Samples

  • Herbed vegetable egg white omelet, (broccoli, zucchini, yellow squash) w/ side of cinnamon vanilla protein oatmeal
  • Asian seared salmon w/ wasabi mashed potatoes and snap peas, unsalted butter
  • Hawaiian marinated skirt steak w/ Green Beans and Mashed Potatoes, sour cream wheat in sauce
  • Thai chicken lettuce wraps w/ Brown rice, Peanut sauce, Sesame dressing

Dietary Options

  • Vegan
  • Vegetarian
  • Pescetarian
  • Omnivore
  • Paleo
  • Egg-free
  • Fish-free
  • Shellfish-free
  • Tree nut-free
  • Peanut-free
  • Gluten-free
  • Dairy-free
  • Soy-free

Average Price Per Meal     $6.00-$15.00


Meisterdish

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Meisterdish is a simple meal kit for train commuters using fresh ingredients and gourmet recipes. The company will deliver to you, or you can pick up meals from the prep kitchen when it’s convenient. Meisterdish washes, chops, and portions all your ingredients to make cooking fast, fun, diverse, and non-processed. All its proteins are clean, lean, and hormone- and antibiotic-free, and local, in-season, and organic produce is used when possible.

Menu Samples

  • Salt baked salmon
  • Caranelized pear and walnut salad
  • Panko-crusted pork schnitzel
  • Vegetable japchae noodles

Dietary Options

  • Vegan
  • Vegetarian
  • Omnivore
  • Gluten-free
  • Dairy-free
  • Nut-free

Average Price Per Meal     $12.00-$15.00


Food Matters NYC

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Food Matters NYC is a balanced, custom food service for healthy, haute cuisine, using nutrient-dense, colorful, and naturally-sourced foods delivered each morning. Four chefs and two cooks create your meals so you can sleep, look, feel, and poop better, as well as have good gut health, clearer skin, and lose weight or bulk up as necessary. Food Matters wants to balance out your system, no matter what your personal issues or goals are, and help reduce any ailments.

Menu Samples

  • Broccoli farm egg frittata
  • Activate charcoal crusted salmon
  • Butternut chicken chile with no beans
  • Spinach salad with shaved fennel and cauliflower

Dietary Options

  • Vegan
  • Vegetarian
  • Pescetarian
  • Omnivore
  • Paleo
  • Egg-free
  • Fish-free
  • Shellfish-free
  • Tree nut-free
  • Peanut-free
  • Gluten-free
  • Dairy-free
  • Soy-free

Average Price Per Meal   You have to set up a consultation based on what your needs are.


Meal Collective

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Meal Collective provides certified natural foods from a chef and a certified nutritionist. The meals are fresh, organic, local, and grass/fed and pasture-raised. Meal Collective calls its food ancestral paleo based on anti-inflammatory ingredients and health. This company also offers personal chef services. Chef MB uses global inspiration as well as FODMAPS, SCD, ketogenic, candida, and other therapeutic diets to produce excellent, healthy recipes. Meal Collective delivers weekly, or more often if needed.

Menu Samples

  • Barbacoa lamb or roasted poblano and mushroom enchilada
  • Tuna or crispy tofu poke burger
  • Grilled steak or seared wild mushroom salad
  • Greek lemon chicken thighs

Dietary Options

  • Vegan
  • Vegetarian
  • Pescetarian
  • Omnivore
  • Ancestral-paleo
  • Gluten-free
  • Grain-free
  • Sugar-free
  • Dairy-free
  • Soy-free

Average Price Per Meal     $39.00 - $43.75 + snacks included.


Eat Clean Bro

 

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Eat Clean Bro is focused on helping men eat healthy, a demographic that is growing in the meal delivery service area. This service is simple and cheap, and you can pick meals up or order five or more and get them delivered between 2:00 and 10:00 p.m. You can earn points toward more food, and live in New Jersey, NYC, or Pennsylvania. Eat Clean Bro’s menu is very simple, nothing flashy here, but nothing super unhealthy, either. You still get to eat BBQ chicken when you want.

Menu Samples

  • Mediterranean Salad with chicken
  • The Aloha (Hawaiian BBQ glazed salmon, mixed greens, rice, pineapple)
  • Stuffed French toast
  • Greek quinoa buddha bowl

Dietary Options

  • Vegan
  • Vegetarian
  • Pescetarian
  • Omnivore
  • Gluten-free
  • Dairy-free

Average Price Per Meal     $9.50 - $12.50

Well, that’s our healthy meal prep and meal delivery NYC roundup. Have you tried one of these services? Did we miss a local meal prep service you enjoy? Leave us a comment below, until then here’s to happy, healthy eating whenever and wherever you want.


June 25, 2018
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nbarnett57
nbarnett57
4 months, 1 week ago
Would love to try hour meals.

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