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School lunches from around the world

Sweetgreen, a chain of US restaurants, and website Never Seconds, run by Scottish schoolgirl Martha Payne, compared the school lunches from all over the world.

Sweetgreen, a chain of US restaurants, and website Never Seconds, run by Scottish schoolgirl Martha Payne, compared the school lunches from all over the world. (Source: Thinkstock Images)

India: White rice, sambar, smoked gourd vegetable stir-fry, curd, buttermilk and kesari (dessert made from semolina) (Courtesy: Never Seconds/Martha Pyne)

US: Popcorn chicken with ketchup, a spoonful of mashed potato, green peas, a fruit cup and a chocolate chip cookie (Source: SweetGreen)

Italy: Pasta, fish, two kinds of salad, rocket and caprese, a bread roll and grapes. (Source: SweetGreen)

South Korea: Broccoli and peppers, fried rice with tofu, fermented cabbage and fish soup (Source: SweetGreen)

France: Brie, green beans, carrot, rare steak and pudding of kiwi fruit and apples (Source: SweetGreen)

Estonia: Rice with a piece of meat, purple cabbage, bread and a cup of chocolate drink (Courtesy: Never Seconds/Martha Pyne)

Brazil: Rice and black beans, baked plantain, pork with peppers and coriander, green salad and a seeded roll (Source: SweetGreen)

Cuba: Rice, a chicken croquette, a piece of taro root and yellow pea soup (Source: AP)

Japan: Fried fish, dried seaweed, tomatoes, miso soup with potatoes, rice (in the metal container), and milk (Source: Flickr/goldfish_bowl)

Spain: Seeded roll, shrimp with brown rice, gazpacho and tri-colour peppers. Dessert is half an orange (Source: SweetGreen)

Ukraine: A serving of borscht (beetroot soup) with pickled cabbage, sausages and mash. Dessert is a sweet pancake (Source: SweetGreen)

Greece: Baked chicken with orzo, stuffed grape leaves, salad of cucumber and tomatoes, yogurt with pomegranate seeds and two oranges (Source: SweetGreen)

Finland: Pea soup, carrots, beetroot salad, crusty roll and sweet pancake with berries to finish