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26 Healthy & Beautiful Restaurants Because, Resolutions

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In our world, the start of the new year means going out and finding beautiful places where you can nosh on wholesome, nutrition-filled foods that are affordable and actually taste good. And in true TVR form, we're taking our health hunt on the road to find the most beautiful healthy eateries around the globe. From LA to Boston, London, Copenhagen, Berlin, and more, we've found the best vegan spots, paleo restaurants and ultra-local organic eateries. Here's to making 2018 a delicious, beautiful and memorable year!  
Reporter: Alyssa Brown | Location: Tusk PDX
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Portland, Oregon
When Middle Eastern cuisine meets the purveyors and growers of the Pacific Northwest, you can bet you’re going to be in for a good thing. Head to Tusk for its chill vibe, bright space and fab wholesome foods.
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
So fresh and so chic, chic. Melbourne’s Etta offers classic Aussie fare, combining lots of international influences to present a menu with lots of veggies alongside beautiful meats and fish dishes. Easy to order healthy? Yes, mate.
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Cafe Gratitude

San Diego, California
With six California locations, Café Gratitude makes clean eating and detoxing easy. Each location has its own vibe and look going on, but all are pretty fab if you ask us.
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Copenhagen, Denmark
For those with food allergies or who prefer to eat paleo style, this Copenhagen chain of fast food restaurants is right up your alley. It goes without saying that the Danish spaces are beautiful, and the nourishment you’ll feel from a meal at one of these spots will have you on cloud nine.
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Bali, Indonesia
Bali’s Quince is on our radar because of its seriously chic digs that blend lifestyle concept and eatery seamlessly. After a meal of delicious, organic eats, you’ll certainly want to take a browse at the collection of textiles and homewares up for grabs.
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Bar Botanique

Amsterdam, Netherlands
We love, love, love this space with all its tropical, colorful vibes. Amsterdam’s Bar Botanique is the kind of café where you can have a delicious, healthy meal and not even realize how nutritious it is.
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Toronto, Canada
Design admirers will love the look of Toronto’s Pantry while pescatarian food connoisseurs will love the menu. Head to this little gem if you’re starting the new year with the ambition of eating less animal products.
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White Dog Café

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Another Philly gem of 2018, White Dog Café offers healthful options that range across vedge-o and carnivorous with a real connection to regional farms and providers. The spaces you’ll be eating in are dope too, each with their own dose of personality.
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San Diego, California
San Diego’s South Park cocktail bar and vegan hotspot, Kindred, offers a pretty-in-punk space that’s easy to get excited about. Head here if veganism is your (gelatin-free) jam in 2018.
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Flower Child Del Mar learn more

If your idea of pure joy is a delicious, wholesome meal shared with good friends in a happy, colorful space, Flower Child is the place for you. With locations in Santa Monica, San Diego, Austin, Dallas, Phoenix, Scottsdale, and soon-to-be in Vegas and Atlanta, this is a restaurant group we’re excited to see more of in 2018.
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Bad Hunter

Chicago, Illinois
Leather banquettes line the walls at this sleek West Loop veg-forward fave. Bad Hunter offers Chicagoans butterball potato dumplings, roasted sunchokes and warm apple pie. Now that sounds like the kind of healthy food we’d crave.
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Babylonstoren learn more

South Africa’s old Cape Dutch farm known as Babylonstoren is the ultimate in clean eating inspiration. In fact, if you make it through a year of clean eats, you should totally treat yourself to spending next NYE at this gorgeous getaway.
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403030 Healthy Kitchen

Miami Beach, Florida
More than a serious stunner of a restaurant, this Milan kitchen offers a lifestyle choice. The idea is you eat 40% fruit and veg carbs, 30% protein and 30% healthy fats. In addition to being really easy to follow at home, this approach to nutrition is the cornerstone of the menu.
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Los Angeles, California
Silver Lake veggie lovers know Botanica is what’s up. Hop in for the delicious vegetarian hits and lots of pét nat options, stay because the space is light, bright and beautiful. 
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Virtuous Pie

Portland, Oregon
That plant life is looking good in 2018, y’all. Head to Virtuous Pie in Vancouver or Portland for plant-based pizza and ice cream. See, being healthy can actually be fun! There’s wine on tap too, people.
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Beets & Roots

Berlin, Germany
Located in Berlin’s hoppin’ Mitte neighborhood, Beets & Roots is a fast food grub joint you can get in and out of fast but might actually want to stick around. Healthy rice bowls, fresh salads and tasty wraps are all available to eat in the industrial-cool space or take away as you head off to your next cross-fit class.
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Honolulu, Hawaii
Honolulu is home to a cute little Australian style café known as ARVO. Visitors can expect healthy toasts, green matcha lattes and top-notch coffees. Aloha, 2018.
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Bar Bombón

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
This Puerto Rican style plant-based foods restaurant calls Philly home. Bar Bombón brings a fresh, organic approach to classic Latin flavors in a space that’s as gorgeous as one you’d find in the Old Country.
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Ja Ja Ja Plantas Mexicanas

New York, New York
Healthy Mexican food? Sí, por favor! We’re loving this Lower East Side haunt, with its pastel hues and NYC streetside views.
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By Chloe

Boston, Massachusetts
With multiple locations in NYC, Boston, LA and Providence, By Chloe is now expanding to London. The plant-based, fast-casual haunt is expanding at a rapid pace with its fab foods served up in gorgeous spaces.
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The Butcher's Daughter

New York, New York
A fabulous plant-based restaurant with locations in NYC and LA, The Butcher’s Daughter is known for creating beautiful spaces and serving up the best in local produce.
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Flax & Kale

Barcelona, Spain
Barcelona’s Flax & Kale’s whole motto is, “eat better, be happier, live longer.” We couldn’t agree more with that sentiment, especially when eating better means eating in a beautiful, light-filled room with colorful accents and lots of greenery.
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London, United Kingdom
Healthy comfort food is totally a thing at this London joint. Think plant-based ice cream sundaes, grain burgers and spelt pastas. Approach your food as medicine and your body will thank you.
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Café Clover

New York, New York
Remember when we said we’d give you beautiful spaces in beautiful places? Well, this West Village stunner certainly fits the bill. Expect to be blown away by the seasonal, local, healthy foods at Café Clover, put together with a mind for simplicity and deliciousness rolled into one.
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Juicebox Cafe

Seattle, Washington
A cozy, cute spot in Seattle, Juicebox is the kind of place that makes regular cleanses feel easy. Head here if you’re looking for a juice cleanse or a quick, nutrition-dense bite.
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Charlie Was a Sinner

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Philly’s hottest all-vegan bar, Charlie Was a Sinner takes the cake for creative menu concepts and delicious cocktails. With its old-world speakeasy vibe and chilled out service style, this spot is a great place to celebrate your whole new year, new you mindset.

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