As a Lewisville resident, you know the Dallas-Fort Worth area is home to a bevy of excellent restaurants. From Tex-Mex to barbecue to Southern comfort foods, there’s no shortage of delicious options waiting for you. However, you may sometimes be in the mood for something on the lighter side. If you’re craving some leafy greens instead of a juicy steak, we can help. We’ve created this guide to some healthy restaurants to check out in the Lewisville, Texas, area the next time you want to dine out somewhere healthy.
If you’re in the mood for a filling and delicious treat, head to Bowl Mami. Owner Sheena, who affectionately refers to herself as Mami, opened the shop aiming to make healthy food delicious, fun, and easily accessible to everyone. She gives back to the community by using ingredients from local vendors, helping with the community garden, and using eco-friendly, sustainably sourced resources. Thanks to Sheena’s commitment to supporting the local community, you can also enjoy artwork from local artists on exhibition when you visit the shop.
The menu at Bowl Mami includes a selection of smoothie bowls, fruit and vegetable smoothies, freshly made juices, loose-leaf teas, and types of toast. The restaurant makes its smoothies and smoothie bowls without added sugars, preservatives, or fillers, such as milk or juice, making them an excellent option for a variety of dietary needs. It also sweetens its dishes with organic raw local honey and offers a variety of gluten-free substitutions, such as gluten-free granola for the smoothie bowls or bread for a slice of avocado toast.
Bowl Mami is located just outside of Lewisville in Carrollton, Texas. You can find the restaurant at 2701 Old Denton Road in Suite 160. It’s open from 9 a.m. until 8 p.m. Mondays through Fridays and from 9 a.m. until 7 p.m. on Saturdays. It also offers takeout orders.
Seven Mile Cafe
Seven Mile Cafe aims to provide an energetic atmosphere and excellent service. With five locations throughout the Dallas-Fort Worth area, this local chain of cafes focuses only on breakfast and lunch services. Its menu includes a range of choices, including some vegan and gluten-sensitive options.
For breakfast, choose from a selection of bowls, egg scrambles, pancakes, sandwiches, eggs benedict dishes, French toast, and waffles. One lighter option may be the Original Bowl, which features granola topped with acai berry puree, blueberries, bananas, strawberries, and almond milk. For a savory vegan option, consider the Congress Street Benny. This dish includes a base of sourdough toast topped with avocado, seasoned grilled tofu, and grilled tomatoes, finished with a chipotle sauce.
This variety of options continues to the lunch menu, which includes a selection of meat and plant-based burgers, melts, sandwiches, soups, and salads. If you’re looking for your fill of leafy greens, try the Hippie Salad. This salad includes kale, cabbage, sweet peppers, cilantro, carrots, grilled chicken, sliced almonds, and ginger peanut dressing.
Seven Mile Cafe is located at 201 W. Church St. It’s open Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. until 2 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday from 7 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. It also offers online ordering and delivery options. Seven Mile Cafe has four other locations in the area in Denton, Fort Worth, Highland Village, and Keller.
Freebirds World Burrito
Freebirds World Burrito is a fast-casual Tex-Mex restaurant. This Texas chain boasts a menu of burritos, bowls, salads, nachos, tacos, and quesadillas. The menu includes a variety of options to satisfy many dietary needs. This includes meat and vegan options, such as plant-based chorizo, grain-free tortillas for gluten-free guests, and cauliflower rice for diners concerned about carbohydrates.
Most options on Freebirds World Burrito menu allow you to build your own dish, starting with a protein followed by rice, beans, cheese, toppings, and sauces. However, it does offer some defined bowl options. For example, the paleo burrito bowl includes a cauliflower rice base topped with steak, sauteed vegetables, mild tomatillo salsa, and guacamole. If you’re dining with someone who follows a vegan diet, they may enjoy the vegan bowl. It features the plant-based Abbot’s Butcher chorizo, black beans, guacamole, and corn salsa, all served over a bed of cauliflower rice.
Freebirds World Burrito has two locations in Lewisville. The first is located at 565 E. Highway 3040 in Suite 201, and the other is located at 6225 N. Josey Lane #124. Both locations are open daily from 10:30 a.m. until 9:30 p.m. and offer online ordering, takeout, and delivery options.
Healthy Bánh Mì Vietnamese Sandwiches
Healthy Bánh Mì Vietnamese Sandwiches offers a selection of traditional Vietnamese food. It cooks all items from scratch daily and updates its menu seasonally to ensure it uses products during their times of peak freshness. While the restaurant aims to keep its menu simple, it includes a selection of bánh mì sandwiches, bánh mì rolls, bánh mì bowls, side dishes, teas, and fruit smoothies.
For the bánh mì sandwiches, options for proteins include chicken, pork, shrimp, tofu, avocado, and more. These sandwiches, which resemble a submarine sandwich on a baguette, include homemade, organic egg yolk mayo, pickled carrots and daikon, cucumber, jalapeno, and cilantro. The restaurant also notes that it’s happy to accommodate a variety of dietary requests.
Located approximately half an hour from Lewisville in Rockwall, Texas, Healthy Bánh Mì Vietnamese Sandwiches is located at 539 E. Interstate 30. It’s open Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. until 7 p.m. and on Saturday from 11 a.m. until 5 p.m. It also offers online ordering, takeout, and delivery options.
We’ve reached the end of our list of some healthy restaurants to check out in the Lewisville, Texas, area. If you don’t see your favorite healthy spot on our list, let us know. Share your suggestion with us, and we may even add it to our guide. At Huffines Chrysler Jeep Dodge RAM Lewisville, we’re proud to be a part of the local community, and we hope this list helped you find a new spot to try.