Healthy Food in LA
A heart-healthy diet should be low in sodium, cholesterol and saturated fat — but that doesn’t mean the food has to be lacking in flavor. These Top 10 Heart-Healthy Restaurants in Los Angeles, presented in alphabetical order, offer diet-friendly food that will help you to both eat well and live well.
Café Gratitude offers an accessible menu of appetizers, hearty bowls and entrées for those unfamiliar with vegan food. There are also choices for raw foodies, too.
Melrose/Fairfax, Los Angeles, CA
Crossroads Kitchen, L.A.’s temple to upscale vegan dining, proves you don’t have to eat meat to get your fill.
Silver Lake, Los Angeles, CA
The cooking at Forage in Los Angeles is fresh and vibrant, affordable and constantly changing according to seasonal farmers market finds.
Beverly Hills, CA
Design your own salad from an incredible number of ingredients and dressings at Greenleaf Gourmet Chopshop in Beverly Hills.
5. M Cafe
West Hollywood, CA
Created by the masterminds behind the Chaya restaurants, M Cafe in West Hollywood is a perfect spot for inspiring the whole family to enjoy healthy cuisine.
This indoor/outdoor spot on the pier serves healthy takes on comfort food with ingredients ranging from local fruits and vegetables to sustainable seafood and grass-fed beef.
Real Food Daily in the South Lake Avenue shopping district offers an extensive menu of vegan and vegetarian dishes.
8. The Spot
Hermosa Beach, CA
Located just a few blocks from the beach, The Spot is famous with natural food enthusiasts for its variety of vegetarian and vegan-friendly fare.
Studio City, CA
Organic, raw and vegan dishes as well as made-to-order juices and smoothies are on the menu at this Studio City café.
Santa Monica, CA
Enjoy healthful and tasty cuisine at True Food Kitchen where the menu features dishes based on Dr. Andrew Weil’s anti-inflammatory diet.