Has your love of your local fish and chip joint/pizza place/(insert mid-week takeaway vice here) started to affect your bank balance and your belly? Because let’s face it, grocery shopping and meal prepping isn’t the most exciting job of the week. Well, we reckon it's time to break-up with your delivery person and give your toaster a rest—you deserve better kids.
On the Gold Coast we have an epic range of meal delivery services to choose from, cutting down the dreaded hours that we have to spend in the kitchen (hence maximising time spent at the beach) AND helping us shape up for summer. Here’s our round up of our fave places to get your healthy meals delivered, zero fuss, and oh-so-delicious. Soz grocery store—but catch-ya.
Amazing news gang, the team at Greenhouse Canteen now offer their delicious chef-made, plant-based goodness in a meal prep service. Vego dinners for the week are sorted for just $65 for 5 of their fresh meals or why not try the Khichari cleanse? Give your body a break and your digestive system the ultimate reset with the Ayurvedic traditional cleanse cooked by the best local vego chefs. Order your fresh delivery via their website and pick them up in store in Coolie or Miami after 5pm on a Monday.
If you’re ready to get serious on your summer shred but need a lil’ help, Performance Eating is your ultimate go to! Fresh, perfectly proportioned meals, this Gold Coast company is sure to keep you fuelled up, as well as looking and feeling fresh AF. The best thing about Performance Eating? The many vegan options! And we’re talking delish noms like basmati pilaf with gauc and South American baked beans. Drool.
Fresh Meals 2u
Fresh Meals 2u is the perfect meal delivery solution for those who would love to eat a healthy, nutritious meal but simply don’t have the time. With a wide range of meal plan options, you can opt for a ‘balanced’ meal plan that will help you shift those pesky winter kgs. And the food is still delish, including noms like Portuguese chicken and even banana bread. They also offer juice cleanses delivered—win.
Food Club Australia
Another fab Gold Coast-born & bred brand is Food Club Australia. Chef-made meals delivered with palatable perfection. Food Club Australia offer another huge range to choose from, browse their menu with options for vegetarians, gluten free, dairy free and vegan—basically whatever your nutritional needs they can create a plan for you. Their meals are also proportioned perfectly to gender! Fellas, we know how hard it can be to find a meal prep company with meals to suit your needs, but we just found it.
Here’s something that we definitely can’t pass up—how about some plant-based sticky date pudding delivered to your door each week? Who knew quitting cooking could be so god damn good! You’ll never get bored with a plant-based diet again thanks to this local delivery service where you choose from five brand new meals each week. Order online before 8pm on Saturday and a fresh delivery will be waiting at your door on Monday ready to slay the week ahead. Our fave thing about Heribdoor other than sticky date pudding? How about fresh gooey vegan choc-chip cookies? Yep, it doesn’t get better than that!
Now you’ve got your meals covered check out the best places on the Gold Coast to get your fitness sorted for under a fiver.
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