What Do Schoolchildren Around The World Eat For Lunch?

Photo of Culture Trip
29 November 2016

With the quality of food rapidly decreasing in school cafeterias around the world, some governments are tackling the problem – and in other countries, artists and activists take a stand. sweetgreen, headquarters in Washington D.C, decided to spread the message on Tumblr with these amazing photographs of school lunches from around the world.

Pork with mixed veggies, black beans and rice, salad, bread and baked plantains
Local fish on a bed of arugula, pasta with tomato sauce, caprese salad, baguette and some grapes
Fish soup, tofu over rice, kimchi and fresh veggies
Pea soup, beet salad, carrot salad, bread and pannakkau (dessert pancake) with fresh berries
Baked chicken over orzo, stuffed grape leaves, tomato and cucumber salad, fresh oranges, and greek yogurt with pomegranate seeds
Sautéed shrimp over brown rice and vegetables, gazpacho, fresh peppers, bread and an orange
Mashed potatoes with sausage, borscht, cabbage and syrniki (a dessert pancake)
Fried ‘popcorn’ chicken, mashed potatoes, peas, fruit cup and a chocolate chip cookie
Steak, carrots, green beans, cheese and fresh fruit

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