How to Cancel Home Chef Easily

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How to Cancel Home Chef Without the Stress

Home Chef offers meal plans that promise a fresh, pre-portioned, and quick-cooking experience delivered to your door. If you are no longer enjoying your Home Chef subscription, or just cannot afford their meals, you may want to cancel your Home Chef subscription.

How can you cancel your Home Chef subscription without the stress? We will give you step-by-step guidelines to cancel Home Chef, and show you some alternatives that you might enjoy. We will also show you how to quickly using the most convenient method, DoNotPay.

How to Cancel Home Chef on Your Own

Home Chef allows users to easily skip orders and pause subscriptions from the app, but canceling your subscription takes more work.

Pausing Your Subscription

Pausing your subscription is an easy way to and stop receiving Home Chef meals. It is simple and convenient but doesn't completely cancel your subscription. Your account will be immediately reactivated if you open the Home Chef app and log in.

Follow this guide to pause your Home Chef subscription:

  1. Log in to the mobile app or Home Chef portal
  2. Select "My Account" from the upper right-hand corner of your dashboard
  3. Select "Account Information"
  4. Select "Pause Your Account" from "Delivery Details"
  5. Select a reason from the drop-down
  6. You will receive a confirmation that the account is paused

Leaving your Home Chef account paused can leave your personal information vulnerable to anyone with access to the account. It may also result in unwanted charges. How can you permanently delete your account?

Cancel Your Subscription

To cancel your subscription, you must email or call Home Chef. Follow these steps to permanently cancel your Home Chef subscription by email

  1. From the email you signed up to Home Chef with, compose a message for
  2. In the subject line include" Request to delete my account".
  3. Include your account information, such as email, full name, and phone number to identify your account.
  4. Kindly ask the Home Chef team to delete your account permanently. You can state any relevant reasons to help your case if you have one.
  5. Send the email and wait for a reply from the Home Chef team.

You can also delete your Home Chef account over the phone

  1. Call Home Chef at 1-872-225-2433.
  2. When you speak to a representative, inform them that you want to cancel and delete your account.
  3. The representative will ask questions to identify you as the account holder.
  4. If the representative can delete the account they will confirm that it was deleted.

While Home Chef may be willing to help you, there is no guarantee that they will grant your request for permanent cancellation. If Home Chef only pauses your account or will not refund you for the unused portion of the subscription, DoNotPay has the solution.

Are There Any Alternatives to Home Chef?

If you are leaving Home Chef due to pricing, ease-of-use, or meal options, you might consider one of Home Chef's competitors.

EveryPlateStarts at $4.99 Per ServingAffordable, Family Friendly, Quick Meal Options
Blue ApronStarts at $7.49 Per ServingVegetarian and Holistic Wellness Options, Can Include Wine
FreshlyStarts at $8.99 Per ServingMinimal Preparation (Ready-to-Heat), Meals Delivered in Quantities of 4 to 12 Per Week

Let DoNotPay Cancel Your Home Chef Subscription

If canceling your Home Chef subscription is taking more time and frustration than you expect, let DoNotPay cancel your subscription on your behalf. We may even be able to get you a refund. After answering a few questions, DoNotPay will get to work canceling your Home Chef subscription. We can help you even if you cannot log in to your account.

Here’s how to cancel your Home chef subscription in 3 steps:

  1. Log-in to DoNotPay and search for the Manage Subscriptions product.

  2. Provide the name of the subscription service you want to cancel.

  3. Provide your account details such as email address and username.

Once you submit the details, we’ll work on canceling your subscription! We’ll even try to get a refund on your behalf.

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