Sometimes you're in the middle of a hectic day and need to pick up a quick meal. Luckily, there are more fast food choices than we often know what to do with. Just because you have to cheat with a fast food restaurant, doesn't mean it has to be a burger and fries. Panda Express offers quick Chinese food for those days that you're in a hurry. Not in a hurry and still want Asian food? Be sure to check out Skinny Mom's Asian recipe index. But for those days when you prefer to visit Panda Express, read below to see what a meal for under 500 calories looks like!
Shiitake Kale Chicken Breast: This entree is both flavorful and packed with super foods! There are even foods that can boost your immune system, and shiitake mushrooms are one of them. Add in chicken breast, kale, and broccoli, and you have 170 delicious calories. (via Panda Express)
Mixed Veggies: This just might be the most veggie-packed fast food meal you'll come across! This side item is a healthier side item choice that adds only 70 calories to your meal total. (via Panda Express)
Total Calories: 462
We all need cheat days, but you don't have to feel guilty about them! A meal for under 500 calories from your favorite fast food restaurants is completely possible. Want to see other fast food meals for under 500 calories? Check out some of the other articles in this series by clicking here. You can click here to see Panda Express' full nutritional menu.