The Nutritarian

Healthy Eating Insight

Archive for the 'Places to try' Category

Best Yummy Hummus Spots in Chicago, Vegan friendly

Blue Door Cafe Lincoln Park – The hummus is served with plenty of veggies, and they have excellent salads, and cappuccino too.               Soho House, upstairs – Delicious, vegan and beautiful.   Chikatana West Loop – Pretty veggies and house made crisps come with this hummus.

Read the rest of this entry »

The Old Oak Tap: Phenomenal brunch, Ukrainian Village Chicago

Bison, quinoa, and deviled eggs, oh my.  How is it even possible that we didn’t have to wait in line at brunch? I am so thrilled to have stumbled upon The Old Oak Tap.  Everything healthy I love to see on a menu, whole wheat pancakes with fresh blueberries, fancy glass mimosas that are LARGE, […]

Read the rest of this entry »

Fast Healthy Food, Chicago

I am always looking for healthy places to explore, especially when they are cognizant of positive environmental practices. While I haven’t tried Pret a Manger, the food sounds great and offers vegan options! The same reasoning applies for Hannah’s.  These sandwiches look like they can be loaded with fresh and organic goodies.  Plus, they list the nutrition information and […]

Read the rest of this entry »

Best Places to Try Chicago

The best places to try in Chicago Critique is based on these factors: Great ambiance,  how talented, flexible, and creative the chef can get may be top priority.  However, great ambiance weighs heavily.  Who isn’t looking for knowledgeable servers in a comfortable, stylish setting?  I also expect loads of fresh organic ingredients (especially veggie and vegan dishes) […]

Read the rest of this entry »

Chicago Places to Try

Parrot Cage – Washburne Culinary Institute Hearty – Lakeview / East Lakeview Wishbone – West Loop, Southern, Vegan Options Broadway Cellars – Edgewater, Contemporary America Big Jones – Andersonville, Southern Southport and Irving- Lakeview / East Lakeview, American

Read the rest of this entry »

BYOB in Chicago

It is always nice to have a few BYOB spots on hand. The Dining Room at Kendall College Category: Restaurant Address: 900 N. North Branch St. | Goose Island The School of Culinary Arts at Kendall College in Goose Island, which has a list of notable chef/owner graduates such as Shawn McClain (Green Zebra, Spring), Mi… more » Ay Ay […]

Read the rest of this entry »