Fresh Mint prepares traditional Vietnamese dishes with one vital twist: all the menu items are vegetarian. Some are vegan, gluten-free, and kosher, as well. Enter this little Scottsdale joint and find bright green walls, rich green tablecloths, and spacious, open windows. Every item is made to order, so you’ll be eating the freshest of food.
Mediterranean Salad | ©Steven Depolo/Flickr
You don’t have to be a hippie from the 70’s to enjoy Flower Child. The fresh food favorite serves a diverse menu of vegetarian and non-vegetarian meals, all prepared with local produce and made with limited gluten. Enjoy delicious, crisp salads, whole grain wraps, mixed bowls, and more. There are also meat items available including all-natural chicken, salmon, and grass-fed steak.
Sweet Potato Hash | ©Samson Loo/Flickr
True Food Kitchen
At True Food Kitchen, you’ll eat only the best for your body, making you happy and healthy. Start your meal with a nutritional appetizer and then fill up on one of their delicious salads or entrees. Though a majority of the menu items are vegan, vegetarian, and gluten-free, there are many meat options as well. True Food Kitchen also serves refreshing organic juices, sodas, and teas. You can even order a beer or glass of sustainable and organic wine.
Pear and Gorgonzola Flatbread | ©are you gonna eat that/Flickr
The Herb Box
The Herb Box is a great restaurant for vegetarians and carnivores alike. Whether you eat meat or abstain, there are nothing but delicious and healthy, options for you. The trendy dining spot serves innovative cuisine in a modern, country setting. The Herb Box is the perfect place for lunch or dinner. The breakfast and brunch menu is particularly delicious.
Veggie Burger | ©Sarah Sosiak/Flickr
Kale & Clover
There’s no place like Kale & Clover. The restaurant has a clean and simple décor, which is extremely pleasant to the eye and allows you to focus solely on the tasty food. The menu features items such as quinoa and black bean tacos, a house-made veggie burger, green gazpacho, jambalaya, and much, much more. Most meals are vegetarian or vegan, and gluten-free upon request.