Our Top Ten Healthy Food Picks Around Dubai
In a city whereby we are spoilt for choice when it comes to food, and with an array of culinary experiences, we find it quite hard to come down to just 10 of our top food picks, however here are some of our all-time favorite spots for some good healthy food options around, in no particular order!
Start your day with Comptoir 102’s super food Acai Bowl
It’s got the right mix of acai berries, chocolate, almond milk, coconut water, banana and topped with all things yummy from pecan nuts to mixed fresh berries!
If you are into raw food, and you are a vegetarian or vegan or simply want to eat some nutritious food, then Urth by Nabz & G is your spot! The menu is so creative and vast, that honestly, we would have loved to try out the whole menu in a day if we could…definitely a spot to look out for!
We enjoyed every bite of our meal when we went, from the Buddha Burger to the Yoga Bowl and their awesome Spring Wraps
Like the expression says, you eat with your eyes first, well the Vegan Sushi Wraps from One Café by Life n’ One is just a sight for sore eyes!
Looking for that sweet fix?! Then look no further than these delicious vegan, paleo Coconut-Orange Chocolates! Heaven in a Bite courtesy of Sweetfix by Rita…and the best news is they get delivered straight to you!
As we are on the search for creative and delicious vegetarian meals, one to also try out is the Vegan Maki Rolls from Jones the Grocer; made from a combination of sweet potatoes, kimchi, sesame seeds, red cabbage and cucumber!
As the Dubai winter kicks in, there is nothing better than warming up with this yummy English Butternut Squash Soup from the Culinary Boutique! Though too pretty to eat, you will thoroughly enjoy it until your last spoonful, craving for just a bit more too
For those that are salad lovers like us, and in search for a hearty, wholesome and healthy salad…then make your way to H.E.A.T Café for their tasty Grilled Fajita Salad, with your choice of either grilled chicken strips or grass fed sirloin steak and an array of mixed veggies, avocado, black beans tossed in a cilantro lime dressing!
Say good morning with The Benedict from Fume Eatery!
A combination of poached eggs, on top of a brioche with spinach, and our selection of smoked salmon with the hollandaise sauce on the side!
As are roots are Lebanese, any dish with mograbieh (a.k.a Lebanese couscous!) just calls at us right away! The cosy Bystro Dubai restaurant has a very interesting and tasty Mograbieh Bowl, that’s made with ingredients that are good for you from beetroot hummus, to pomegranate, spinach and boiled eggs! And for a little extra protein, you can add some chicken on top!
What’s better than a DIY Kinda Super Salad! Nathalie’s Coffee & Kitchen not only has their daily salad bar, and now you can even make your own with your choices of greens, add ons, super seeds and dressing choices!
We hope that you get to try them out and enjoy these meals and snacks just as much as we do! We’ll surely be sharing more of our favorites soon, it’s always a culinary experience for us to discover hidden gems in our beautiful city of Dubai! Bon Appétit xx