Discover the difference between Green Chef and Blue Apron.

Summary

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.

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.

Official description

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.

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.

Key Features

Green ChefBlue Apron
Customizable
  • Yes, weekly menus can be customized with some plans
  • No, weekly menus cannot be customized
Free Trial
  • A free trial is available (requires credit card)
  • No, does not offer a free trial
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

Green ChefBlue Apron
Gluten Free
  • Yes
  • Not available
Paleo
  • Yes
  • Not available
Traditional
  • Yes
  • Yes
Vegan
  • Yes
  • Not available
Vegetarian
  • Yes
  • Not available

Pricing

Green ChefBlue Apron
Avg. Serving Price$13.99$8.99
2 Servings

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

2 Servings

2-Person Plan

3 Meals / week for $59.94

$9.99 / serving

4 Servings

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

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

Customer Service

Green ChefBlue Apron
Phone
  • Call Green Chef at (888) 236-7295. They’re available M-F 7am to 5pm PT.
  • Call Blue Apron at (646) 891-4349. They’re available M-F 10am - 6pm ET.
Email
Switching Plans
  • 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.
  • You can change your plan and dietary preferences at any time right from your Blue Apron account.
Cancellation
  • With Green Chef you can skip any order or cancel at any time provided it's before your weekly cutoff time.
  • Blue Apron subscriptions have no minimum commitment. Orders can be skipped or canceled by 12pm EST 6 days before your next shipment.
Refunds
  • Please contact Green Chef to inquire about 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.