Here are some suggestions for services that offer delivery of a range of healthy lunch options in London.
Graze provides boxes of tasty, wholesome snacks which can be delivered weekly or daily to your home or workplace. There is no need to leave the office and you can keep your energy levels up throughout the day with ‘guilt-free snacking’. The sign up process is all online, you can tailor your own menu by identifying items you do or do not like from a list of breads, nuts, seeds, dried fruit, olives and treats such as flapjacks and dark chocolate. Payment is per box and you can cancel at any time.
Marks and Spencer: LunchToGo
M&S’s Lunchtogo service is the easy way to get a tasty lunch from their range of sandwiches, wraps, sushi, salads and desserts; order from the menu of 150 ready-to-eat items before 4pm for next-day delivery to your office. You can easily restrict your search to include healthy options only. Also available is catering for office parties or working lunches, find details of set menus, buffets and platters on the website. Online registration is simple and if you make it a habit, you can open an account.
Abokado promotes healthy, fresh food and has shops all over central London. The menu includes wraps, sushi, salads, smoothies and hot food with an Asian influence. A great choice for the ethically-minded, Abokado sources their organic ingredients responsibly. Delivery is free to anywhere within walking distance of one of their shops and each meal comes individually boxed and ready to eat; order before 10am for same day delivery. The only downside is that the minimum order is £30 so it might be necessary to recruit some colleagues!
Providing high quality food and drink with particular emphasis on freshness and quality, Apostophe offers delivery service of their menu throughout London. Healthy options include hearty soups and tasty salads and their packaging is all environmentally friendly. To place an order, call your local Apostrophe.
For those looking for a little more assistance, there are a number of companies who design entire diet plans and deliver all meals from breakfast to dinner including snacks and drinks.
Jenny Craig works as a personal diet specialist, specifically targeted for those who want to lose weight. When you sign up you are assigned a consultant who designs a diet and activity plan to fit in with your lifestyle, requirements and aspirations. All meals and snacks are delivered to your door each day.
Based on portion control and balanced meals, Pure Package provides a solution for busy people who want to lose weight or simply don’t want to cook. There is an online questionnaire followed by a phone interview on which your menu is based. All your meals for the day arrive at 6am, only the evening meal requires reheating. The food is fresh, organic and ethically sourced; the delivery process is carbon neutral and free for addresses in London. Pure Package offers flexibility with a choice of programmes can include or exclude breakfast or dinner or snacks.
Body Chef’s philosophy is about retraining eating habits rather than dieting. They offer a range of meal plans depending on your goals, including Low Carb, Low GI and Detox, which you can personalise with your likes and dislikes. A hamper is delivered twice a week to your home with all your meals included.