There's only one thing better than fresh, handmade, nutritious, home-cooked food, and that's restaurant food. Roasted chicken and organic vegetables lightly sautéed in extra virgin olive oil are great; but have you had Olive Garden's breadsticks? If you want to enjoy restaurant-quality food whenever you want, you need to know about these 11 restaurant foods you can actually buy in supermarkets and other stores. This means you can enjoy these foods anytime, anywhere — like in your sweats sitting in bed, watching old episodes of Friends and eating all of it yourself. #NoShame.
There's something special about really good food you didn't have to cook yourself. I like to think it's the universe patting me on the back after a long day of work, saying, "Good job, Megan. Enjoy this frozen macaroni and cheese." It's a great night when all I have to do is preheat the oven to 350 and kick back with a glass of white wine while my dinner thaws out.
And if it happens to be one of my favorite meals from one of my favorite restaurants? No, it's not Christmas. No, it's not my birthday. It's one of these 11 restaurant foods you can find at the store.