Marley Spoon - Meal Kit Review

Marley Spoon

Marley Spoon is a meal kit delivery service endorsed by Martha Stewart.

Best Value

Marley Spoon was the only meal kit where that had tasty food and we consistently had leftovers for lunch.

  • About 10 recipes to choose from per week — a few more than most kits reviewed.
  • Box to table within 30 minutes.
  • Large portions — the most of any meal kit we reviewed.
  • If you order 4 meals per week, it’s cheaper than many of the other plans.

Try for Only $31.50

Try Marley Spoon’s 2-person, 3-meal plan for only $31.50 with code FOMOPOP (normally $61.50).

Marley Spoon Summary

Ordering
Sign Up

An email address, physical address and credit card to get started.

Recipe Selection

About 10 recipes to choose from per week.

Delivery Options

Minimum order is 2 meals per week for either plan.
You can skip any week you want, but you have until 6 days before your next shipment to do it.

Pricing

Individual (2 people)

  • 2 meals/week: starting at $48.00 ($12/serving)
  • 3 meals/week: starting at $61.50 ($10.25/serving)
  • 4 meals/week: starting at $76.00 ($9.50/serving)

Family (4 people)

  • 2 meals/week: starting at $76.00 ($9.50/serving)
  • 3 meals/week: starting at $106.80 ($8.90/serving)
  • 4 meals/week: starting at $139.20 ($8.70/serving)
Cancellation

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Delivery
Speed

First shipment arrives within a week of signup, but you can delay if needed.

Packaging
  • Comes within a box of insulation and ice packs.
  • Ingredients are sorted into labeled paper bags
  • Meats are stored separately from vegetables.
Ingredient Quality

Standard ingredients. The quality is similar what you would get from a name-brand grocery store.

Recipe Prep
Ingredient Prep

You will frequently need to chop ingredients, prepare a dressing or marinade and pat the meat dry.

Kitchen Gear

You’ll want a pan, baking sheet, knife, and other basic items.
No special equipment needed like a cheese grater or a food processor.

Additional Ingredients

🥚 Have some cooking oil, salt, pepper, sugar, and eggs.

Cooking
Recipe Clarity

Recipe cards are helpful and easy to follow. They include a list of items to pull out of the pantry, as well as photos of each step.

Cook Time

Around 30 minutes depending on the recipe.

Meal
Tastiness

Tasty.

Portion Size

💪 Above average with plenty of leftovers for lunch.

Nutrition Info

Calorie, Fats, Carbs and Proteins

Miscellaneous
Cleanup

Usually a pan, baking sheet, knife, cutting board, and bowl.

Customer Service

No issues.

Marley Spoon Photos

Unboxing

Berkshire Pork Chops & Cauliflower with Scallions and Romesco Pesto

Grilled Spice-Rubbed Steak with Onion, Pita & Tomato Salad