1. Introduction

As the coronavirus epidemic is still going on all around the world, it becomes hard for anyone to go for a beautiful dinner with their loved ones. But thankfully, food delivery apps helped us a lot. With the help of these food delivery apps, we can seamlessly order our favorite food from our favorite restaurant.

But do you think they are worth using? Are they charging more? Which food delivery app suits you and your needs the best?

To give an answer to all these questions, we are here today with a new comparison between Freshly vs Munchery. We promise that you can choose the right app between these two by the end of the article today. So what are we waiting for, let us dive in and start digging?

2. What is Freshly?

Freshly is a New York-based company that provides services like meal delivery throughout the United States. It was found in the year 2012 January 1, but Carter Comstock, Michael Wystrach. This company almost deliver over a million meals per week by 2020. In recent years it was acquired by Nestlé for over $1.5 billion.

Freshly delivers only healthy and tasty cooked meals to the users. The main aim of this app is to reduce the cooking time or make cooking easier for busy people. It also provides meals that help in weight loss. This app is also available in almost 27 states in the USA.

2.1 Pros:

  • It has extensive meal options ranging from 4,6,9,12 meals per week.
  • It reduces all your shopping and cooking time and money.
  • Fresh and healthy meals provided.
  • Organic and gluten-free meals.

2.2 Cons:

  • Delivers only to 27 states in the country
  • Snacks and desserts are not available in Freshly

2.3 Freshly is Ideal For

  • For those who want to eat healthily and lose weight.
  • For people who follow specific diets and who are allergic to peanuts and gluten.
  • For people who prefer healthy and nutritious food other than junk.



3. What is Munchery?

Munchery was an online food delivery ordering and meal delivery company that was founded in the year 2010, by Tri Tran, Conrad Chu. It served parts of San Francisco, Seattle, and New York. If you prefer nutritious pre-made meals or want healthy food but don’t have time to prepare it yourself, Munchery is the right choice for you.

The company was shut down unfortunately on January 21, 2019. But later on, it was relaunched as a recipes-only website. 

3.1 Pros:

  • Regular change in menu.
  • Special diets and meals
  • Affordable price 
  • safe and healthy food made with natural ingredients.
  • A lot of perks are available
  • Free cooking kits delivery
  • Benefits for premium members.
  • Easy Browsing.

3.2 Cons:

  • Ready-made meals are just available in selected states in the US

3.3 Munchery is Ideal For

  • People who have no time to shop or make food at home.
  • For people who want to eat nutritious food even on their busy schedules.
  • For people who are looking for a healthier alternative to frozen meals.

4. How are Freshly and Munchery different?




User Ratings



Snacks Delivery

Not deliverable


Sweets Delivery

Not deliverable


Grocery Delivery

Not deliverable

Not deliverable

Recyclable packages

Yes the packages can be recycled 

Yes the packages can be recycled 

Various types of food like dinner, desserts etc.

Not available


Gift Cards

Not available


App availability 

Available on both iOS and Android

Available on both iOS and Android

Shipping charges

Shipping is always free for the Freshly users.

Shipping charges may vary from $3-$5 per order. 

Organic ingredients


Most of the time No

Availability of seafood

Yes, available


Money Back guarantee

There is no money back guarantee given

There is money back guarantee given

5. Conclusion

We hope we didn’t confuse you more with the article above, we mentioned all the points that every user needs to know before they start using the app for their daily orders. But before taking your decision read this:

If you are someone who is looking for a meal subscription for healthy meals at a reasonable price, Freshly is for you. They provide you with meals of the utmost quality without using any artificial flavors or ingredients. 

You can also choose a food plan as per your diet plans such as gluten-free food or anti- peanut-allergic food. As your food is made by professionals here, the money is definitely worth it.

On the other hand, Munchery is best for food delivery services. You get many special deals and discounts using this app. You can choose your own food based on the food you need along with the cooking kit for free. They provide high-quality ready-made food that allows the user to enjoy it seamlessly. This is a great alternative if you want to skip cooking and enjoy a delicious meal.

Now you decide which one suits your needs the best. And If you have an idea to start your own food delivery business and get the highest ROI then choose the best food delivery app development company in the market. 

Techweblabs is one such company, we deliver custom Android and iOS applications to kickstart your business. Ready to work with us? Get a free quote and let us hop into the business.


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