Discover the difference between Blue Apron and Green Chef.

Summary

Blue Apron allows you to cook delicious meals at home. Their chefs work directly with farmers to offer fresh, seasonal ingredients at low prices along with great environmental benefits.

Green Chef is, well, green. They're USDA-certified organic and deliver meal kits brimming with sustainably-sourced ingredients from a stable of respectable producers.

Official description

Blue Apron makes cooking fun and easy. We'll provide you with all the ingredients that you need to make a delicious meal in exactly the right proportions.

Green Chef is all about eating and living green. We work with farmers to source sustainable, non-GMO ingredients. We use more organic ingredients than any other meal kit service, and each dinner is packed with veggies.

Key Features

Blue ApronGreen Chef
Customizable
  • No, weekly menus cannot be customized
  • Yes, weekly menus can be customized with some plans
Free Trial
  • No, does not offer a free trial
  • A free trial is available (requires credit card)
Lunch Plans
  • No, does not offer lunch
  • No, does not offer lunch
Meals for One
  • No, one-serving plans are not available
  • No, one-serving plans are not available
Gift Certificates
  • No, gift certificates are not available

Diets

Blue ApronGreen Chef
Traditional
  • Yes
  • Yes
Gluten Free
  • Not available
  • Yes
Paleo
  • Not available
  • Yes
Vegan
  • Not available
  • Yes
Vegetarian
  • Not available
  • Yes

Pricing

Blue ApronGreen Chef
Avg. Serving Price$8.99$13.99
2 Servings

2 Servings

2-Person Plan

3 Meals / week for $59.94

$9.99 / serving

2 Servings

Vegetarian

3 Meals / week for $71.94

$11.99 / serving

2 Servings

Omnivore

3 Meals / week for $80.94

$13.49 / serving

2 Servings

Vegan

3 Meals / week for $80.94

$13.49 / serving

2 Servings

Carnivore

3 Meals / week for $89.94

$14.99 / serving

2 Servings

Gluten-free

3 Meals / week for $89.94

$14.99 / serving

2 Servings

Paleo

3 Meals / week for $98.94

$16.49 / serving

4 Servings

4 Servings

Family Plan

2 Meals / week for $69.92

$8.74 / serving

4 Servings

Family Plan

4 Meals / week for $139.84

$8.74 / serving

4 Servings

Family Omnivore

2 Meals / week for $104.92

$13.12 / serving

4 Servings

Family Carnivore

2 Meals / week for $112.92

$14.12 / serving

Customer Service

Blue ApronGreen Chef
Phone
  • Call Blue Apron at (646) 891-4349. They’re available M-F 10am - 6pm ET.
  • Call Green Chef at (888) 236-7295. They’re available M-F 7am to 5pm PT.
Email
Switching Plans
  • You can change your plan and dietary preferences at any time right from your Blue Apron account.
  • Green Chef lets you change your plan as often as you like, plus, you can modify your delivery frequency to schedule orders every 2 or 4 weeks.
Cancellation
  • Blue Apron subscriptions have no minimum commitment. Orders can be skipped or canceled by 12pm EST 6 days before your next shipment.
  • With Green Chef you can skip any order or cancel at any time provided it's before your weekly cutoff time.
Refunds
  • Contact Blue Apron if you aren't satisfied with any of their meals or ingredients as they may offer a replacement, full or partial refund, or credit. As with most meal delivery services, you may have to provide a photo.
  • Please contact Green Chef to inquire about refunds.