Whether you follow a completely 100 percent raw diet, are on a week-long detox, or simply need to balance out an indulgent weekend, sometimes raw, simple food is the best thing for our bodies. We all know the dangers of processed foods and the deep fryer, so keeping things green is never a bad idea. But just because you’re eating raw food doesn’t mean you should sacrifice taste, and with these NYC restaurants, you don’t have to. So if you’re bored of your green salad or sliced veggies with hummus, here’s a list of spots in NYC to check out for raw food.
There is no doubt that by CHLOE has become a favorite NYC restaurant, and if you ever pop by around lunchtime, you’ll see the line forming around the block. This vegan restaurant has converted even the most diehard carnivores into vegetable lovers, and while not everything is raw on the menu, there are plenty of options. Their salad list is long and creative, and their raw vanilla bean chia pudding shouldn’t be skipped.