Back-to-school season is here, which means busy schedules are kicked into overdrive. Instead of worrying about what healthy meal you’ll be putting on the table after a long day, take a trip to these local Yelp-approved businesses for guilt-free takeout to please everyone in the family.
Munch – Solon
Visit this health conscious mom and pop restaurant for homemade vegetarian deliciousness! At Munch, freshness is an understatement with vegetarian soups and desserts made from scratch every day along with wraps, soups, salads and sandwiches. With their story starting in 1997 at Case Western Reserve as a kosher vegetarian cafe, Munch has a long history in our community. This hidden gem even names all their dishes after members of their family!
Poke Fresh – Akron
Bring some Hawaiian sunshine into your life with the traditional dish of poke. Try a curated signature bowl or have the family build their own masterpiece where the sky’s the limit. With over 30 fresh ingredients to choose from, we know why Poke Fresh gets its name. Bonus points for all the greens being both Ohio-grown and organic!
Tommy’s Restaurant – Cleveland Heights
Since 1972, Tommy’s Restaurant has been serving up delicious, family-friendly, plant-based meals. This spot prides itself in using local vendors for everything from the fresh veggies on your plate to the napkins. With over 100 items, all picky eaters can rejoice because there’s something fresh, tasty, and healthy for everyone!
Tip: Allergies and dietary needs are taken seriously here and any menu item can be customized to your family’s needs.
Ms. Julie’s Kitchen – Akron
Feel right at home at Ms. Julie’s Kitchen, where the meals are nothing but homemade, vegan, farm-to-table plates of goodness! Craving fresh veggies? The produce used in the dishes is mostly from local growers or the restaurant’s own two-acre urban farm. Don’t waste any more time and visit this cozy restaurant where the comfort food is both sustainable and delicious.
Tip: Try the Spicy Black Bean burger, it’s a Yelper favorite!
Salad KraZe – Avon Lake
Who said salad was boring? With more than 15 signature salads, plus the option to create your own, Salad KraZe has arrived to prove you wrong. Still not loving salad? Good news, the restaurant lives up to way more than its name. Choose from a variety of fresh made subs, wraps and soups to satisfy any palate. Healthier eating just got a lot easier for families with this locally-owned, fast-casual restaurant.
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