How to order Christmas dinner 2016: Last-minute food delivery services for the holidays
The halls are decked, the tree is adorned and all the presents are wrapped — but wait, you forgot to save time to bake your desserts or roast your ham or stir up 10 sides to serve your family.
Don't panic! This is 2016 and you're only a few clicks away from having pretty much whatever you desire. In case of emergency, or procrastination, have these last-minute food delivery services top of mind when holiday mania hits.
If you live in a Peapod delivery region, you can order groceries, decor and any cookware you may have forgotten for delivery until 2 p.m. on Dec. 24.
For $202.50, order a Holiday Dinner in a Bag by midnight on Dec. 20 to have everything you need to cook up a perfect organic, free-range Christmas turkey ready to go. Add some specialty sauces and snacks to your order and your feast will be complete with a click.
Daily Fresh Fish
If seafood has you in the holiday spirit, or you're planning a Feast of the Seven Fishes, this Bay Area-based dock-to-door seafood delivery service is taking orders through Dec. 22 for Christmas delivery. Choose from specialties like fresh cooked Dungeness Crab, large "feed a crowd" fillets, seafood cooking kits and beyond.
If you procrastinated your visit to the butcher, fly on over to Dartagnan.com to pre-order holiday poultry including goose, capon, turkey and more before 12 p.m. Eastern on Dec. 21 for Christmas delivery.
Seamless and Grubhub
A representative for Seamless and Grubhub confirmed that both delivery services will be making Christmas deliveries from participating restaurants. Because why even go to a restaurant when someone can bring the restaurant food to you? Christmas PJs all day!
If you're dreaming of a meal kit Christmas, sign up for Blue Apron by 12 p.m. on Dec. 18 to have prepped ingredients for Tuscan-style roasted pork, fresh chestnut pasta with brussels sprouts and roasted acorn squash and other seasonal dishes delivered to your door in time for Christmas dinner.
If you're planning to procrastinate, pre-order a complete ready-to-cook holiday prime rib feast by Dec. 19 for Christmas delivery. You can also pick and choose what you want to pre-order, including ham, turkey or other proteins and sides to help your last-minute Christmas come together.