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Customers have been asking a number of questions to Chef Boyardee on the company’s reviews and Q&A pages on Pissed Consumer. The most common Chef Boyardee complaints, reviews, and questions are in regards to food safety and nutritional information of various products, return policy, where to buy Chef Boyardee products and how to get in touch with Chef Boyardee customer service.

And we’ve tried to find the answers to Chef Boyardee frequently asked questions on the company website and other trusted sources. We looked through and and Conagra Brands and Chef Boyardee FAQ pages to find the answers to Chef Boyardee top consumer questions

1. How Do I Contact Chef Boyardee?

The following contact information is provided on the Pissed Consumer Chef Boyardee customer service page.

Chef Boyardee customer service number

Toll-Free Numbers:

 (800) 461-4556

 (800) 722-1344

 Chef Boyardee email address:

Social Media pages: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube and Google+

Chef Boyardee is a company under the Conagra brands. As such you can also get in touch with the Chef Boyardee customer support via the Conagra contact us page. On this page, you will be asked to select the nature of your inquiry and then click on the “continue” button.

Upon selecting and clicking on the “continue” button, depending on the nature of your inquiry, you will either be led to a page containing the information you need, or a contact form that you can fill in for the Chef Boyardee customer support team. On the contact form, you will be asked to provide your question or comment, email address, your first and last name, your city, country, state, and postal code among other information.

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The following consumer contact information is provided on the Conagra Brands contact page for U.S and Canadian consumers.

U.S. Consumer Affairs

Canadian Consumer Affairs

2. How Can I Return my Order Back to the Store?

According to Chef Boyardee FAQs, the company and Conagra Brands do not provide a returns policy. However, on the Pissed Consumer website, some customers indicated having contacted the company’s customer support to make Chef Boyardee complaints regarding a product and Chef Boyardee return policy.

The Pissed Consumer reviewers who sought refund indicated that they were compensated with coupons. Most of them were displeased with being compensated with coupons and referred to it as a waste/loss of money. Below are a few reviews in regards to Chef Boyardee return policy:

Review #1386570

“I contacted Chef Boy Are Dee and told them about their microwavable cups of Ravioli being mostly liquid. That of the last 50 I purchased, all but 2 we're mostly liquid. Their response was an apology letter and a $1.00 coupon...”

Review: #1361425

“Chef Boyardee – Loss of money

Their pathetic response was an apology and a $1.00 coupon!!! Pathetic….

3. How Long Does Chef Boyardee Ravioli Last?

According to the Conagra Brands FAQ page, the “best by” dates on the product packaging indicates the shelf life of the company’s products. The “best by” dates should help consumers to determine how long a particular product should last. It is best to consume the product before the “best by” date.

How long does Chef Boyardee ravioli last

4. Where Can I Buy ChefBoyardeCom Products?

Based on Chef Boyardee FAQs, you can find out where to buy the various Chef Boyardee products on their “where to buy” page. This page can be accessed through the “Buy Now” button on the header and footer of the Chef Boyardee Home page. On the “where to buy” page you will be asked to choose the product category and the product you would like to buy, then click on the “find” button.

You will be presented with a list of stores where you can find the product you are looking for. Most of the stores have a “buy online” option that enables you to make your order and have it delivered to a location of your choice. The stores include Walmart, Amazon Fresh, Instacart, H.E.B, Jet, Starter Bros, Cub, Schnucks Delivers, Food Lion, and Gala Fresh Farms among others.

where can i buy Chef Boyardee products

5. Are Chef Boyardee Spaghetti and Meatballs Healthy?

The company provides nutritional information on the various Chef Boyardee spaghetti and meatballs products on each product’s page. They are labelled to indicate that they do not contain artificial flavors, artificial preservatives, and artificial colors.

are chef boyardee spaghetti and meatballs healthy

However, a number of Chef Boyardee complaints on Pissed Consumer are about health issues such as having a running stomach and vomiting after consuming Chef Boyardee spaghetti and meatballs.

Here is Chef Boyardee customer review #1411201 :

My child has been very sick vomiting & other stomach issue to the point of going to dr . Very dehydrated missed several days of school. Each time she was sick she had eaten spaghetti & meatballs…

6. Does Chef Boyardee Canned Ravioli Have Bugs?

According to the Conagra Brands Product information FAQs page, the company has put in place various measures to ensure food safety. Conagra Brands notes that all their food preparation and storage facilities follow rigorous food safety practices.

These include ensuring all equipment and buildings are cleaned, monitoring the food preparation processes to ensure they are done well, and training employees to properly handle food products. The company is also keen to adhere to the industry food safety compliance laws and regulations such as the U.S Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) and the Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act.

Does chef boyardee have a pathogen control program

Despite the food safety policy put in place for Conagra Brands, including Chef Boyardee, many consumers have complained about compromised food safety of the various Chef Boyardee products. The top Chef Boyardee reviews on Pissed Consumer are in regards to customers finding bugs in their canned ravioli. So far, the Chef Boyardee customer support team has not come forth to address this issue.

Below are some Chef Boyardee complaints like #1472659 and #1448390 regarding bugs in Chef Boyardee ravioli:

 I found a bug in my ravioli also. It has a wing on it. It is definitely unsanitary. What is going on with your food?....

“I opened a can of ravioli for my son and there were several black larva like bugs inside the ravioli…”

7. How Many Calories Are There in a Can of Chef Boyardee Ravioli?

The amount of calories in a can of Chef Boyardee ravioli depends on whether it is a regular can or a mini can, and also on the type of Ravioli (beef, chicken, cheese, sausage). To view the nutritional information for specific Chef Boyardee ravioli, go to the ravioli product page and select the ravioli you want to review. You will be led to the particular product page where you can view its nutritional facts under the “nutritional information”

For instance, here the nutritional information of a beef ravioli can.

How many calories are there in a can of Chef Boyardee ravioli

8. Is Pizza Sauce Gluten-free?

According to the Conagra Brands nutritional information on the FAQ page, one step towards identifying whether a product is gluten-free is reviewing the ingredients it contains. The company notes that they are keen to list allergens in the product label. Furthermore, products that have been tested and validated as gluten-free are labeled as so.

Does Chef Boyardee have any gluten-free products?

In the case of the Chef Boyardee pizza sauce, you can determine whether it is gluten-free by checking whether it is labeled as gluten free and reviewing its ingredients list to see if it contains any wheat ingredients.

According to the Chef Boyardee pizza sauce product page, the product is not labeled as gluten-free. The Smart Label link on the product page provides the following nutritional information, allergens, and ingredients about the pizza sauce:

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It is not clear whether the pizza sauce is gluten-free or not. While it is not labeled as gluten-free, the list of ingredients does not contain any wheat product.

Do you have a Chef Boyardee complaint/review/question that we have not been addressed above?

  • Leave a review on the Chef Boyardee reviews
  • Post a question on the company’s Q&A page.
  • Get in touch with the Chef Boyardee customer help either via the contact information provided on their customer service page on the PissedConsumer website.

Freelance Writer

By Winnie
Health and Beauty Expert

Winnie is a freelance writer and B2C content expert who specializes in health and beauty, cafes and restaurants, fitness products buyer guides and researches. She has been working with international clients since 2012.

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