Posted on March 20, 2019 by Conejo Valley
Conejo Valley is home to a vibrant culinary scene with options from breweries to family restaurants to fine dining and everything in between. The best part – that doesn’t mean getting off track either! Here are a few of our favorite health-conscious local spots:
The moment you take a bite of anything off the menu you’ll understand why this family-operated sandwich shop made it Yelp’s Top 100 Places to Eatthis year! Their secret is using traditional family recipes and butcher-quality meats, all organic produce, all-natural cheeses and artisan bread. And if you’re not doing carbs right now. Uncle Af is happy to “scoop out the bread”!
Insider Tip: Make sure to try their iced tea made with all-natural ingredients and no artificial sugars!
Hot and new to Conejo Valley is this mostly-vegan Thai restaurant. Try the soy-based versions of traditional proteins, along with tofu and straight-up vegetables. Beyond the Thai influence, you’ll also find plant-based tacos, burritos, wraps and even “steak.”
Insider Tip: Vegan Thyme will soon also feature the Insta-famous Impossible Burger.
This is a perfect place for a quick stop to pick up a picnic before you head to the beach or hit the parks. Grabbagreen is a healthy fast-food restaurant with a naturally gluten-free menu that’s free of preservatives and GMOs.
Insider Tip: Try a fresh take on a staple you’ve never thought of before – Moroccan Mac and Cheese!
This local shop with origins in Italy is a soup lover’s paradise! Their gourmet soups and sauces are made with local organic produce and grass-fed, free-range meats. Enjoy the tastes and flavors from old-world recipes combined with new world blends designed to make clean-eating fun, fast and easy.
Insider Tip: We hear people love their chipotle corn chowder – it has just the perfect amount of spice to liven up the classic recipe.
Eating healthy doesn’t mean you have to skip dessert either! Get your healthysugar fix with handcrafted Greek yogurt creations packed with probiotics, high in protein and garnished with fresh toppings without the guilt.
Insider Tip: If you don’t have a sweet tooth, try one of their savory combinations with flavorful spices and veggies.
With so many delicious and healthy eateries around it might feel like you’re cheating, but in reality, you’ll be nurturing your body while in Conejo Valley. Plan your visit today and taste another side of Southern California!