Posted Sep 10, 2020 | By Alejandra Cerball
Craving Vegan, Organic, Keto Diet, and Gluten-Free Options? These Are the Best Healthy Restaurants in Oxnard
Hungry for something new and healthy in Oxnard? Searching for a healthy meal to eat? If you’ve been at home for far too long and you’re ready to sample tasty delicious cuisine, Oxnard has plenty of restaurants with healthy meal options. While we love a good home-cooked meal, sometimes it’s nice to take a break and indulge. We’ve done the digging for you and listed the top spots for a healthy meal so you can feel good about what you eat and treat yourself when you’re in town.
Here’s your guide to vegan, organic, keto diet, and gluten-free meals in Oxnard.
Honey Cup Coffeehouse & Creamery – Start your morning with an organic coffee or tea before a day of water activities at Channel Islands Harbor. From smoothies, acai bowls to breakfast sandwiches, Honey Cup has gluten-free, dairy-free, and vegan options on their menu that you can order to-go and take to the beach. Want a mid-morning snack? Try their avocado toast with your cappuccino.
3500 Harbor Blvd, Oxnard, CA 93035
The Blend Superfood Bar – Pop in and grab an acai bowl, smoothie, or juice made with thoughtfully sourced organic ingredients while you’re at The Collection. The Blend Superfood Bar boasts a healthy menu free from dairy, sorbet, artificial sweeteners, or preservatives. Try the orange, pineapple, lemon, ginger, and apple juice for an immunity boost.
550 Collection Blvd #145, Oxnard CA 93036
La Jenelle Cafe - On your way to Silver Strand Beach, check out the organic, vegan and gluten-free options at La Jenelle Cafe. They're open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Try the Sleepy Oats made with organic oats, goji berries and chia seeds or indulge in a Shoreline Burrito made with tempeh “bacon” and cashew cheese sauce.
2323 Roosevelt Drive, Oxnard, CA 93035
Ciao Italian Grill – Tucked away inside Seabridge Marina, this Italian restaurant features pasta dishes any way you like it. Try the Vegan Sausage, or Grilled Pesto Tofu tossed in fresh pesto made with organic basil as your main dish on a plate, pasta bowl, salad, or sandwich. Need a pasta alternative? Try the gluten-free Corn and Rice Pasta or Spaghetti Squash as a veggie alternative. The marinara sauce is made with locally grown tomatoes, organic fresh basil, garlic, extra virgin olive oil, and crushed red pepper.
1111 S. Victoria Ave, Oxnard, CA 93035
If you’re in the mood for some light fare, this restaurant chain in North Oxnard serves up yummy salads, sandwiches, and an Asian Fusion bowl served with organic brown rice, cucumber, soy lime corn, sesame seeds, and pickled cabbage. Keep it as is for a vegetarian option, or add salmon or ahi to make it a protein-packed meal. The Farmers Market Salad is a colorful blend of greens, strawberries, blueberries, and goat cheese that won’t weigh you down.
1750 East Gonzales Road, Oxnard, CA 93030
Luna Grill – While you have options on where to eat at The Collection, Luna Grill is a favorite spot for locals. This Mediterranean Kitchen features the must-try Coastal Med Bowl, a plant-based meal with fresh ingredients that are sure to satisfy your appetite. If you’re ordering online, use their My Menu Personalized Nutrition, Allergen, and Dietary Lifestyle Filtering Tool to search for Vegetarian and Gluten-free meal options.
691 Collection Blvd, Suite 1100, Oxnard, CA 93036
Spice things up for lunch or dinner. The Masala Twist blends taste and emotion into their meals. The menu at this Indian Food Restaurant is stacked with Vegetarian and Vegan Specials including:
2810 S Harbor Boulevard, B1, Oxnard, CA 93035
Blaze Pizza – While most of us love eating pizza from time to time, we can definitely agree it’s not the first thing you think about when searching for healthy food. For pizza lovers who want to satisfy cravings, Blaze Pizza offers a house-made gluten-free dough, cauliflower gluten-free and keto crusts, and vegan cheese. Build your own pie and top it off with artichokes or vegan chorizo. So good!
301 Esplanade Drive, Oxnard, CA 93036
Don’t miss the Channel Islands Harbor Farmers Market every Sunday from 10 am to 2 pm. Sample Oxnard’s world-famous strawberries and local produce while you listen to live music and soak in the harbor views.
3600 S. Harbor Blvd, Oxnard, CA 93035
Related: Things to do Channel Islands Harbor
Visit the Downtown Oxnard Farmers Market on Thursdays from 9 am to 1:30 pm to take your pick of Oxnard’s delicious local fruit and veggies. Meet local farmers and vendors while you shop for locally grown produce, flowers, eggs, nuts, and honey.
471 South B Street, Oxnard, CA 93030
Whether you’re stepping out to eat breakfast, lunch, or dinner, feel good about the choices you make. It’s all about balance. Enjoy local fresh ingredients without breaking your budget with these healthy restaurant options that actually taste good.
What’s your favorite healthy restaurant in Oxnard? Tag us with your foodie pictures on Instagram @visitoxnardca.
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