Dec 18 2015
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As usual, it’s been a great year for lunch on the east coast. Every state, though, has more than a few restaurants that keep customers flocking back. As the year comes to a close, we dug into our ordering data to find the top lunch spot in each state. Here are your most popular office lunch delivery options on the eastern seaboard, from New York to Florida.


Guy and Gallard

New York: Guy & Gallard

—New York, NY

Guy & Gallard is classic fast casual food that New Yorkers can count on. From upscale hors d’oeuvres to homestyle lasagna, this seven-location Manhattan chain does everything—and we mean everything right. Image via Facebook.

Most Popular Dishes: Chicken Parmigiana, Roma Salad


Mara's Cafe & Bakery


New Jersey: Mara’s Cafe & Bakery

—Denville, NJ

In 2015, Mara’s continued their over 30-year run of bringing deliciousness to Jersey. From all-inclusive sandwich packages to comfort food classics like penne alfredo, Mara’s delivers the crème de la crème to the Garden State. Image via Facebook.

Most Popular Dishes: All-inclusive lunch platter with sandwiches, salad, chips, & dessert




Pennsylvania: Firinji

—Ardmore, PA

Firinji is built on a philosophy of community, sustainability, and well-being. Using only whole and locally-sourced foods and biodegradable utensils, they’re helping keep Pennsylvania green, one delivery at a time. Image via Facebook.

Most Popular Dishes: Best of Flatbreads & Wraps, Middle Eastern Display


Casa Mia's

Maryland: Casa Mia’s

—Nottingham, MD

Whether you’re in the mood for classic Maryland crab cakes, paninis, or an out-of-the-box salad, Casa Mia’s deftly covers it all. And, in the words of one reviewer: who doesn’t like a 3-foot sub? Image via Facebook.

Most Popular Dishes: Baked Ziti, Wrap Platter


Bethany Blues BBQ


Delaware: Bethany Blues BBQ

—Lewes, DE

When you have a playful motto like “life’s only as good as the sauce,” you’re bound to attract a loyal following. And—especially if you’re a top-notch BBQ joint—it helps if you’ve been crowned the Wing Champ of Delaware. Image via Facebook.

Most Popular Dishes: Pulled Chicken, Mac & Cheese




West Virginia: Pasquale’s

—Beckley, WV

Pasquale’s takes classic Italian food to the next level. They’ve got all of the basics covered, including all the standard pastas and parms, as well as what some people say is the best Antipasto Salad they’ve ever eaten.

Most Popular Dishes: Ravioli, Jumbo Shrimp




Virginia: Virginia BBQ

—Manassas, VA

Virginia BBQ, in this case, is a bit of a misnomer. This kitchen whips up the best of Virginia, North Carolina, and Texas-style BBQ, all under one roof. Even proud Texan passersby agree that this is barbecue at its finest. Image via Facebook.

Most Popular Dishes: RotisiQUE Chicken BBQ Sandwich, Virginia Crowd Favorite Package


Red Radish


North Carolina: The Red Radish

—Kernersville, NC

With a focus on gourmet comfort food and a three-item menu, North Carolinians trust the Red Radish to deliver seasonal—and downright delicious—food throughout the year. At this local gem, you’re always in for a pleasant surprise. Image via Facebook.

Most Popular Dishes: Gourmet Weekly Menu


Sticky Fingers


South Carolina: Sticky Fingers Ribhouse

—Summerville, SC

Having served the likes of Jerry Seinfeld and Tom Brady, this is Memphis-style BBQ backed by star power. Smoked over aged hickory and delivered to plates across the Southeast, this food has a loyal following of South Carolinian lunch-seekers. Image via Facebook.

Most Popular Dishes: Barbecue Chicken Wraps, Barbecue & Smoked Chicken




Georgia: A Healthy Appetite

—Sandy Springs, GA

A Healthy Appetite specializes in the one-click, “no-brainer” approach for busy professionals on the go. If you’ve ever needed a dependable lunch for a meeting in greater Atlanta, we’re preaching to the choir on this one. Image via A Healthy Appetite.

Most Popular Dishes: Rotating Chef’s Choice Package




Florida: Green Market Cafe

—Clearwater, FL

If you suspected that Floridians were healthier, tanner, and more beautiful than the rest of us, this health-focused favorite reaffirms that notion. It’s not often that people use the phrase “wonderful, as always”—unless they’re taking about Green Market Café. Image via Facebook.

Most Popular Dishes: Greek Rice Bowl, Green Market Salad


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