Over the next few minutes you should be learning quite a bit about healthy food and restaurants in Hartford. 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 Hartford 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 Northeast 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:
- Fire-N-Spice Vegan Restaurant at 491 Capitol Ave
- Flora at 45 Raymond Hill Rd 2nd F
- Rush Bowls at 15 Front St
- Juiced Up at 231 Asylum St
Flora is a full-service restaurant and bar with a unique plant-based cuisine and juice bar providing a one-of-a-kind opportunity for food options in a healthy living diet. Rush Bowls serves a crunchy blend of all-natural fruits and veggies drizzled with honey and topped with your choice of fresh fruits and toppings.
Hartford Healthy Restaurants
There are plenty more healthy restaurants in Hartford like:
- Ajamo at 30 State House Square
- Pond House Café at 1555 Asylum Ave
- Freshii at 892 Main St
- Healthy is the Way at 430 New Park Ave
Ajamo has a cuisine that is prepared without preservatives producing unique and healthful food. The Pond House Café offers a haven of varied, imaginative cuisine, fresh food as you walk through their vegetable, and herb garden just outside their doors.
Healthy provides nutritious, farm-to-table meals near you tailored to the unique needs of persons with food allergies and sensitivities, dietary restrictions, vegans, and vegetarians.
Salad Bars In Your Area
You can always get a nutritious meal at one of these salad bars near you:
- Salute at 100 Trumbull St #2
- Max Downtown at 185 Asylum St
- Trumbull Kitchen at 150 Trumbull St
- Angelina’s Pizza at 97 Prospect Ave
- The Salad Bar at 856 Cromwell Ave, Rocky Hill
Those local restaurants with good salads 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 salads that you are searching for.
Tossed salad, Greek, tomato and mozzarella, field green, classic Caesar, and meatball salads are some of the specialties at Salute. Max Downtown serves Tuscan chicken, max’s chopped, cobb, Caesar salad, snap pea radish, chopped, heirloom beet, small gem Caesar, and butter lettuce salads.
Trumbull Kitchen is known for their Tuscan chicken, conventional Caesar, street com, and Greek chicken salads. House, Caesar, chef, antipasto, chicken, and chicken buffalo salad are all available at Angelina’s Pizza.
Kale Caesar, Greece, Tex-mex taco, California cobb, ranch hand, chef salad, strawberry feta, pear, and philly cheesesteak are some of the favorites at the Salad Bar. Bakery On Main also serves great salads in your area.
Really good soups can be found at these restaurants:
Onion soup and beef chili soup are available at Bin who is also adept at offering many salad variations. The Corner Pug serves beef, beer, sausage chili, corn bread, French onion gruyere, new England clam chowder, soup of the day, salad combo.
The Salad Bar and Bakery On Main are also known for their soups.
Health Food Stores & Markets
Buy your own fresh fruits and vegetables at these local health food stores and markets:
- Hartford Foods System At 190 Wethersfield Ave
- Whole Foods Market at 340 N Main St W
- Farmers Market at Billings Forge at 539 Broad St
- Hartford Foodmart at 915 Main St
Smoothies & Juice Shops
Smoothie and juice shops are good options for a quick and healthy snack:
- Robeks Fre Sh Juices & Smoothies At 967 Farmington Ave W
- Rush Bowls at 15 Front St
- Juices + Acai Bowls at 915 Main St
- Liquid Nirvana at 2333 Main St
You can expect to find a wide variety of healthy smoothies and juices in your area at any of the above. If you are after any particular juice, smoothie, bowl, or other health food check out the links we gave and see if they are on their menu.
Smoothies such as tropic bliss, strawberry sunrise, pitaya playa, southern lemon, super protein, pb crunch, sweet heat, and peach pump are available at Rush Bowls.
Gluten Free Bakeries Near You
Gluten free bakeries in Hartford should have plenty of good things to try:
Muffins with chocolate chips, pistachio ice cream cake, cookie granola brookies, and ginger lemon oatmeal cookies that are gluten free are excellent options at Bakery On Main and they even have salads and soups.
Locally made gluten free cupcakes, coconut pineapple, chocolate, lemon, banana chocolate, vanilla, quinoa strawberry, bread, and rolls are available at Fire-N-Spice Vegan restaurant.
You might also want to know about:
- Eating Healthy in Bridgeport & New Haven
- Eating Healthy in Springfield
- Eating Healthy in Providence
- Eating Healthy in Boston
Enjoy Eating Healthy In Hartford
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 Hartford.