Lunch boxes may take you back to the good old school days, but the truth is, we can all use something to safely carry our meals on the go. While there are plenty of options for kids, there are just as many stylish lunch boxes for adults and college students, too. Perfect for stashing away your leftovers, meal prep, and bringing your food to work or campus, check out the best lunch boxes and bags for adults, below.
The Best Lunch Boxes for Adults
This Corkcicle lunch box is beyond chic. It has a food-safe lining and adjustable loop to carry your water bottle in style.
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Affordable and functional, this lunch bag is a steal. It can keep your food warm or cold for hours, is waterproof, and is super easy to clean.
Go bold with these reusable lunch boxes that not only keep your food cool but look stylish, too.
A lunch bag like this will make you want to pack your lunch every day. It's made from vegan leather and is insulated, so not only does it look amazing, but it also keeps your food nice and chilled, too.
This pick from Urban Outfitters has the look of a casual tote bag but all the cooling powers of a lunch box. It's wrapped in recycled thermal fabric, has a front pocket for small essentials, and has a versatile design with two carrying options.
Fit lunches both big and small in this adjustable, soft, and durable roll-top lunch bag.
Made from water-resistant fabric and thick thermal insulation, you can count on this lunch bag to keep your food fresh for hours. It has three carrying options and comes in both fun patterns and solid styles.
This lightweight lunch bag from Calpak has a drawstring top and water-resistant lining for easy cleaning. Not to mention, it has tons of extra pockets.
This sustainable lunch sack from Target is made from recycled materials, like plastic bottles, and has an antimicrobial, leak-resistant liner.
If you love funky prints and taking your food on the go, check out BAGGU's lunch bag selection. With a puffed design, your snacks, meals, and drinks will stay cool and protected.
Made from the trusty bag brand Herschel, you can't go wrong with this minimalist design. It also has a leak-proof liner and is made from recycled fabric.
You would never guess that this vegan leather crossbody bag is actually a lunch bag.
With a shoulder strap and a luggage sleeve, this lunch bag is perfect for school, work, or travel.
This modern, simple lunch box has two layers of insulation for added durability and to keep your food nice and cold all day. And if you're looking for something more spacious, the same style is offered in a larger size.
Wear it as a crossbody bag or hold it with its convenient top handle. Either way, you'll be carrying your lunch in style with this neoprene bag from Dagne Dover.
Brighten up lunchtime with this colorful find that keeps food and drinks cool and is weight tested to hold at least 10 pounds.
If backpacks are more your style, try this pick from Amazon. It has multiple compartments to fit not just food, but also keys, wallets, and more.
Spacious, stylish, and surprisingly durable, this lunch bag is ideal for big lunches — whether you're planning a picnic at the park or heading off to the beach.