25 healthy Detroit-area restaurants to help you keep your New Year's resolutions
New year, new you. With 2020 comes big resolutions, and being a healthier human is often one of them. Luckily, these 25 Detroit-area eateries offer many healthy options that can help you stay on track and achieve your dieting goals.
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66 E. Forest Ave., Detroit; 313-974-6661; sevarestaurant.com
This vegetarian restaurant comes packed with vegan options as well as a juice bar and a coffee bar. With a toaster dedicated to gluten-free bread, you can be sure that Seva will be accommodating of your dietary restrictions.
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Try It Raw
213 E. Maple Rd., Birmingham; 248-593-6994
As the name suggests, this place serves everything raw. This organic vegan cafe is complete with a smoothie and juice bar.
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Living Zen Organics
3030 Casmere St., Hamtramck; 313-366-7738; detroitzencenter.com
Staffed by monks, students, and neighbors, this farm-to-table establishment serves plant-based meals in its grocery store and cafe that are nutrient dense, organic, and affordable.
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Cacao Tree Cafe
204 W. Fourth St., Royal Oak; 248-336-9043; cacaotreecafe.com
Made with organic locally sourced ingredients, this cafe offers salads, wraps, smoothies, and pressed juices to keep you on top of that new years resolution.
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Go Sy Thai
4240 Cass Ave. #103, Detroit; 1226 Griswold St, Detroit; 313-638-1467; gosythai.com
With gluten-free, vegetarian, vegan, and halal options, this is a one-stop shop for a whole group with different dietary restrictions. Alongside your meal, you can order an aloe vera drink.
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150 W. Jefferson Ave., Detroit; 313-771-3030anitaskitchen.com
Located downtown in the business district, AKtakeaway provides quick easy healthy food with a Lebanese flair. It offers antibiotic-free, vegetarian, vegan, gluten-free, and halal options.
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1701 Trumbull Ave., Detroit; 313-290-5849; folkdetroit.com
With as much from scratch as possible, Folk brings fresh, local, organic ingredients to the table. In using time-honored ingredients and recipes that have been passed down for generations, this restaurant provides a space for its artisanal food and your goal-oriented appetite.
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Nosh Pit Detroit
2995 Yemans St., Hamtramck; 313-486-0777; noshpitdetroit.com
Nosh Pit Detroit is at the intersection of creative cooking and healthy vegan meals with its coney carrot dog and sloppy joe. Its easy to forget that the food is completely free of animal products. You can try its award-winning hummus and rotating soups.
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6718 Orchard Lake Rd. B, West Bloomfield Township; 248-325-9735; nakedfueljuice.com
Their philosophy is to make food as a form of healing and natural medicine. Their mission is to eliminate processed foods and replace them with whole foods. Known for their juices and cleanses, they also produce smoothies, wraps and sandwiches, salads, bowls, and a small breakfast menu.
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