We’ve all been there before. The craving for delicious food kicks in, and then you remember that summer is right around the corner. Ugh! Sticking to a diet does not mean that tasty food or restaurants are of the picture! Here are our five favorite healthy food spots right here in San Diego that will have your taste buds jumping for joy and your stomach full and satisfied.

True Food Kitchen

If you are looking for terrific flavor and only organic, local, sustainable food choices, True Food Kitchen is exactly where you’ll be stopping by for your next meal out. Located at Fashion Valley Mall, you will not only leave this spot feeling energized but also happy about your choices.

Salad Style

This vegetarian downtown salad spot will fill you up with plenty of delicious greens and only organic, wholesome ingredients. The menu is simple, but even if you are having trouble finding something you think you’ll like, just ask the workers! They will give you awesome recommendations.

Loving Hut

Loving Hut is one vegan restaurant that can easily fulfill a real meat-lovers appetite. With delicious vegan Vietnamese meals such as pho, summer rolls, noodle dishes, and even dessert, you will enjoy this high-end healthy food. They offer large portions and even have delicious smoothies – yum!


This adorable little cafe is located in many spots throughout San Diego, but North Park’s location has to be a favorite. For a super clean, fun, healthy brunch option, order the Acai bowl or go for the delicious salmon spinach salad. They have a little bit of everything making this an asset to San Diego’s breakfast scene. Not to mention, dozens of selections of self-serve coffee. All you need is the mug!

Tender Greens

Okay, so this one is a little more main-stream, but Tender Greens is never a disappointment! Located in multiple locations throughout San Diego including Downtown, University City, and Point Loma, you will be impressed with the quality of these dishes every single time you stop by. Grab a salad or go for a hot plate and you’ll get a protein, a side of mashed potatoes and a salad of your choice.