Over the next few minutes you should be learning quite a bit about healthy food and restaurants in Asheville. Our main objective is to cover as much as we can so that you will be able to buy nutritious foods in your area and feel great when your next meal is finished.
The best vegan and vegetarian restaurants near you will get the ball rolling and vegetable lovers are not lacking for options here. More healthy restaurants will come next in addition to nice salad bars and soup restaurants.
Buying nutritious ingredients at Asheville health food stores and markets is a fantastic way to figure out just how healthy your diet really is. Smoothies and juice stores will get a quick shout out, and then a few gluten free bakeries with lots of fresh baked low sugar sweets and treats will round out the post.
Expect to find a local healthy foods map towards the conclusion that will help you locate all of the places we mention throughout the article. And we have written about numerous cities around the region that you can check out at that link if interested.
Vegan & Vegetarian Restaurants
There are some really good vegan and vegetarian restaurants in your area like:
- Rosetta’s Kitchen & The Buchi Bar at 116 N Lexington Ave
- Pulp + Sprout Juice Bar and Vegan Cafe at 233 S Liberty St
- Plant at 165 Merrimon Ave
Rosetta’s Kitchen is available for lunch, dinner, and late night and specializes in whole cuisine, local, vegan, vegetarian, and organic items.
Pulp & Sprout is a vegan restaurant near you that is dedicated to offering high-quality, nutrient-dense, organic meals. They are committed to producing the highest possible quality of organic plant-based meals and cold-pressed juices.
Plant Restaurant is a constantly developing chef-driven vegetable, fruit, and active-foods restaurant that serves meals from an open kitchen and bar with 13 tables, 47 chairs, kitchen-side dining, and a seasonal patio.
Asheville Healthy Restaurants
There are plenty more healthy restaurants in Asheville like:
- Laughing Seed Cafe at 40 Wall St
- Green Sage Cafe Downtown at 5 Broadway St
- Baba Nahm at 1 Page Ave # 139
Green Sage’s food is nutrient-dense, chemical-free, 95% organic, and they are a socially aware company committed to making nutritious food using natural, organic, non-GMO, locally sourced, and humanely produced ingredients.
Baba Nahm provides food with organic and minimally processed ingredients that your body will love.
Salad Bars In Your Area
Some of the best salad bars and restaurants with tasty salads in town include:
- East Village Grille at 1177 Tunnel Rd
- Copper Crown at 1011 Tunnel Rd #100
- The Med at 57 College St
- Cornerstone at 102 Tunnel Rd
There are so many varieties of healthy salads near you at the above restaurants that we would fill up this page if we tried to list them all. It is probably best if you follow those links to see if they have the healthy salads that you desire.
Copper Crown has salads like arugula and romaine at their bar.
The Med makes Greek salad and classic wedge salad. Cornerstone serves berry good, corner stone cob, and grilled salads.
You can eat some delicious and healthy soups at:
Those local soup restaurants have so many options we can’t even begin to list them all. We suggest you look at those links and check out their menu to see if they sell the right soups that you are searching for.
Typhoon Noodle has wonton, veggie, and hot and sour soups. Wild Ginger Noodle makes soups like seafood noodle, chicken pho noodle, the house special, and plain noodle.
Health Food Stores & Markets
Both of those are great places to buy fresh fruit, vegetables, meat, and more in town.
Smoothies & Juice Shops
Smoothie and juice shops are good options for a quick and healthy snack:
- Planet Smoothie at 3 S Tunnel Rd
- Mountain Juicery at 1863 Hendersonville Rd #132
- Clean Juice at 28 Schenck Pkwy # 160
- Elements Real Food at 233 S Liberty St
- Cafe & Juice Bar at 643 Haywood Rd
Planet Smoothie offers over 30 real fruit smoothies with low-calorie, low-sugar, and high-protein alternatives providing customers with a convenient snack or meal replacement.
Clean Juice is a local juice shop that offers organic cold-pressed juices, cleanses, smoothies, acai bowls, light meals, and more.
Many smoothies are available at Cafe & Juice Bar.
Pulp & Sprout from our best Asheville vegan restaurants list also offers really good healthy juices.
Gluten Free Bakeries Near You
For gluten-free bakeries in Asheville head to:
- Eat More Bakery at 547 Elk Park Dr #605
- Short Street Cake at 225 Haywood Rd
- Well Bred Bakery at 6 Boston Way
- The Rhu at 10 S Lexington Ave
Eat More Bakery produces high quality gluten-free bread, pastries, cakes, cookies, and sandwiches.
Short Street Cake makes cakes, cupcakes, and pies that are gluten free at their bakery.
Sandwich, bagels and cheese grits are offered at The Rhu.
You might also want to know about:
- Charlotte Healthy Restaurants
- Greensboro Healthy Restaurants
- Atlanta Healthy Restaurants
- Raleigh Healthy Restaurants
Enjoy Eating Healthy In Asheville
Now that you have read about all of those local vegan and vegetarian restaurants, other healthy restaurants, salad bars, places to get great soup, health food stores and markets, smoothies and juice shops, and gluten free bakeries in your area it should be easy for you to grab a delicious and nutritious meal in the near future.
If you noticed anything incorrect on this page or if anything we mentioned has become dated please let us know in the comments so we can keep our info as fresh as possible. Hopefully you enjoy eating healthy food at restaurants in Asheville.