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Heart-Healthy Restaurants

A heart-healthy diet should be low in sodium, cholesterol and saturated fat—but that doesn't mean it has to be low in taste. These restaurants in Phoenix/Scottsdale offer meal choices that will help you to both eat well and live well.

Blue Burrito Grille Mexican
Quick Bite
Scottsdale Fashion Square Mall
7014 E. Camelback Rd., Ste. 577
Scottsdale, AZ 85251

Mexican cooking and heart-healthy dining coexist nicely at Blue Burrito. More...

elements Contemporary
Dining Room at elements, Paradise Valley, AZ Sanctuary Camelback Mountain Resort & Spa
5700 E. McDonald Dr.
Paradise Valley, AZ 85253
Japanese design elements, spectacular sunset views and Asian-accented contemporary American cuisine. More...

Farm Kitchen American
Quick Bite
Dining Room at Farm Kitchen, Phoenix, AZ The Farm at South Mountain
6106 S. 32nd St.
Phoenix, AZ 85040
Farm Kitchen offers healthy salads, soups and sandwiches to be eaten at picnic tables under wonderful old pecan trees. More...

Green New American Vegetarian Vegetarian
Dining Room at Green New American Vegetarian, Phoenix, AZ 2022 N. 7th St.
Phoenix, AZ 85006
Casual vegetarian/vegan comfort food in Phoenix. More...

Pita Jungle Healthy
Quick Bite
1250 E. Apache Blvd.
Tempe, AZ 85281
A favorite pit stop for the college crowd, who like the healthy, affordable food. More...

Pomegranate Cafe Vegetarian
Quick Bite
4025 E. Chandler Blvd.
Phoenix, AZ 85048
Trained chefs show that healthy food can be decadent and tasty. More...

Quiessence Contemporary
The Farm at South Mountain
6106 S. 32nd St.
Phoenix, AZ 85042
Take a stroll through the gardens and have an apéritif on the lawn before going inside for sophisti-comfort, garden-driven cuisine. More...

Rancho Pinot Contemporary
Lincoln Village Shops
6208 N. Scottsdale Rd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85253
The décor works well with chef-owner Chrysa Robertson's homey but sophisticated contemporary Cal-American food. More...

Tokyo Express Japanese
Quick Bite
914 E. Camelback Rd.
Phoenix, AZ 85014
One of the Valley's most popular choices for Japanese fast food. More...

Top Shelf Mexican Food & Cantina Mexican
3301 W. Greenway Rd.
Phoenix, AZ 85025
Healthy Mexican food isn't an oxymoron at this corporate restaurant. More...

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