Health-Conscious Restaurants on Every Continent
Keep up your stamina when globe-trotting with only the healthiest renowned restaurants. This compilation includes features that source the freshest and most sustainable ingredients, often from local suppliers or their own gardens.
Awarded one star from the Michelin Guide 2019, JAAN is headed by Chef Kirk Westaway who presents a lighter take on British cuisine. Westaway’s philosophy to showcase fresh and seasonally available ingredients in simplistic, yet beautiful ways, is embodied by JAAN’s signature dish English Garden, a sensational medley of 30+ vegetables, flowers and herbs. jaan.com.sg
The Table at De Meye in Stellenbosch, South Africa delights its visitors with an ever-changing weekly menu that includes ingredients sourced from local and small-scale farmers and suppliers. Located on a wine farm, the restaurant offers stellar views and an extensive wine menu. thetablerestaurant.co.za
Distinguished as a Bib Gourmand by the Michelin Guide 2020, Moment in Rønde, Denmark, is a worthy stop during any European travels. Sustainability is top-priority at Moment, as demonstrated in its ambition of creating no waste and its produce sourced from its permaculture forest garden, which is visible from the restaurant itself. restaurantmoment.dk
Located at Terranea Resort along the Pacific Coast in Rancho Palos Verdes, California, Solviva’s main objective is wellness. Chef RJ Dela Merced collaborates with the resort’s nutritionist Navil Lorenzana on crafting a dining menu centered around nutrient-rich, sustainably grown produce. The ultimate retreat, Solviva even offers a special pre fixe meal as part of a Rejuvenate and Nourish Spa Package. terranea.com/dining/solviva
NOMAD in Surry Hills, Sydney, Australia strives for a sustainably sourced fine dining menu with countless healthy options. Their wine is another specialty of NOMAD and is supplied by small growers and producers. nomadwine.com.au
A two-time recipient of Michelin’s one-star distinction and located in hotel Palácio Tangará in São Paulo, Brazil, Tangará Jean-Georges sources its fresh ingredients from Brazil’s fertile land. Moving away from the traditional use of meat stocks, world-renowned chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten instead infuses his dishes with intense flavors from vegetable juices, fruit essences, light broths and herbal vinaigrettes. oetkercollection.com/hotels/palacio-tangara/
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