Looking for healthy restaurants in New York City with options beyond a salad? These restaurants offer organic and locally sourced ingredients with menus catering to all dietary preferences. Some are formal sit down restaurants and others are casual counter-serve. All are worth checking out!
Here are my top picks for the best healthy restaurants in New York City.
ABC Kitchen is located in Manhattan’s Flat Iron District walking distance from Union Square. A Jean-George restaurant committed to sourcing local and organic ingredients.
Blenheim is a farm-to-table restaurant located in the heart of the West Village. Owners Min and Morton own Blenheim farms in the Catskills where they raise free-roaming animals and grow seasonal greens to provide their restaurants.
This West Village restaurant serves delicious local, seasonal and healthy dishes in the most inviting atmosphere. Their menu includes cocktails crafted with fresh, simple ingredients, kombucha and fresh juices. Great spot for brunch.
Chalk Point Kitchen
Chalk Point Kitchen is located in SoHo. This “market-to-table” inspired restaurant offers organic, local, heritage and sustainable ingredients.
Hu Kitchen is a casual, counter-serve restaurant near Union Square where you can grab some delicious, clean eating food without the worry. Everything is gluten-free and they are famous for their clean chocolate. Yum.
Want life-changing plant-based, gluten-free food? Check out Le Botaniste with two locations including SoHo and the Upper East Side. This casual, counter-serve food and wine bar serves filling and delicious plant-based food. The Tibetan Mama is my go-to dish.
Mulberry & Vine
This casual, counter-serve eatery with locations in Tribeca, Chelsea, and Midtown, has delicious healthy food to stay or to go. Mulberry & Vine has clearly labeled vegan, gluten-free, and dairy-free options on their menu. Order one of their creations or build your own.
This “hip counter-serve” eatery located near Washington Square Park serves mouthwatering bone broth, butter coffee, dishes made with real ingredients including, vegan, vegetarian and gluten-free options. Oh, and let’s not forget the vegan desserts.
The Beet Table
This Park Avenue gem offers insanely delicious, veggie-forward appetizers and sides. Plus, main dishes catering to meat-eaters, vegans, and vegetarians. The restaurant is entirely gluten-free and super accommodating to those with food sensitivities. They also have a counter-serve restaurant called The Little Beet.
A trip to New York City wouldn’t be complete without pizza. Wild is an Italian restaurant located in the West Village. They are famous for their gluten-free, vegan pizza crust and gluten-free pasta. Mangia!
These New York City restaurants are proof that eating healthy doesn’t have to be boring or tasteless. Whether you are a New York native, work here, or are just visiting for fun, there are food options for all.