TL;DR – Eating clean doesn’t have to be boring.
How is your new year resolution of eating healthy coming along, guys?
If you have been miserable so far with your daily plate of green leaves, then you might want to check out these cafes to enjoy their tasty yet healthy options.
1. Grain Traders
If there is one place you need to try your first grain/rice bowl experience, then it has to be Grain Traders! Serving healthy, hearty bowls, this place is perpetually full during lunch and dinner.There’s a wide array of grains, proteins, hot and cold vegetables, toppings and sauces for you to choose from so go ahead and pop by soon!
Address: 100 Tras Street, Level 1 100AM, Singapore 079027
Opening Hours: Mon – Fri: 8am – 8pm; Sat – Sun: 11am – 8pm
Specialising in raw and vegan plates, this hipster café takes clean eating to a whole new level. With dishes such as Quinoa and Spinach ‘Hash Brown’ Burger, Raw Zucchini Linguine with Walnut Meat-Balls and its popular Drag-Pom Salad (which is a refreshing mix of dragonfruit, pomegranate and a whole lot of good stuff), we think you’ll still feel pretty good even after polishing off your plates.
Address: 24 Keong Saik Road, Singapore 089131
Opening Hours: Mon – Sat: 12pm – 10:30pm; Closed on Sundays.
3. The Living Café
From Veggie Rainbow Nori Rolls and Grilled Tofu Guacamole Wholewheat Wrap to raw Zucchini Pesto Pasta and Rawoasted Broccoli Mushroom Pizza, The Living Café is big on raw food. This means that they steer away from animal products and use ingredients that are not chemically processed, pasteurised, homogenised or genetically modified. The cafe also runs cooking classes and on the second floor, there is their own retail shop for you to check out more healthy stuff such as supplements and organic food.
Address: 779 Bukit Timah Road, Singapore 269758
Opening Hours: Mon: 11am – 7pm; Tues – Fri: 11am – 10pm; Sat: 9am – 10pm; Sun: 9am – 7pm
4. Real Food
One of the original pioneers of organic, vegan food, Real Food is a gem that prepares dishes free from processed ingredients, artificial preservatives and trans-fat. Committed to serving vegan food that’s not bland, their restaurants see a steady flow of customers, including the two outlets in Malaysia. There are a few must-tries on the menu which includes the Dry Dumping Noodles, Fruit Rojak and the very delicious homemade Mushroom Pizza.
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26 Beach Road, #B1-19
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10 Sinaran Drive, #B1-105/106/129
Opening Hours: Mon – Sun: 10am – 10pm
At YOLO, you can #eatyourgoals and grab a healthy and satisfying meal. Not only does this halal takeaway let you build your own healthy meal, each dish is planned by a nutritionist to either help you Shape-Up, Glow, Build or Energise. The bold New York-style interiors and upbeat music adds to the fun and casual ambiance, which makes it perfect for lunch with the girls.
Address: 12 Gopeng Street #01-01, Singapore 078877
Opening Hours: Mon – Sat: 11am – 9pm; Closed on Sun.
6. Kitchen by Food Rebel
Located in the heart of the CBD, Kitchen by Food Rebel sees a steady stream of office workers who fancy great, wholesome food. Owned by a health coach, the restaurant uses organic ingredients with no artificial preservatives, additives or flavourings and guarantees you ‘real food’ that is freshly made. Whether you pop in for a hearty breakfast or a satisfying lunch, there is a wide range of dishes for you to choose from and to top it off, they even serve gluten free beer and organic wine!
Address: 28 Stanley Street, Singapore 068737
Opening Hours: Mon – Fri: 8am – 6pm; Sat: 9am – 3pm; Closed on Sun.