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Ten best places to grab a healthy lunch in Dubai

By Emma Hodgson | May 21, 2017

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Want to know the best health food spots in the city? We've found the top healthy eats in Dubai (best of all most deliver to your office too!)

Name: The Acai Spot

What's on offer? This delightful little café is named after the Brazilian superfood berry which it heroes across its menu. Diners can tuck into Instragramable bowls piled high with acai, granola, fruit and yogurt choosing to either build-their-own or pick from a set menu. Also on offer are three superfood salads (based around quinoa, feta or avocado), tuna sandwiches, smoothies, and of course- the health food café staple - avocado on toast.

Price range? Approximately AED 30-45 per meal

Do they deliver? Yes. Orders can be placed directly via phone +97142959099 or via Food on click or Talabat

Contact details The restaurant is situated one minute walk from Deira City Centre Metro Station (take Exit 2). Centurion Star Tower Shop 20, Port Saeed, Diera Dubai, UAE. Call +971506449514 Opening times 8am-11pm Sun-Thurs, 9am-11pm Fri and Sat. For more information visit The Acai Spot Café

Name: Wild and the Moon

What's on offer? Based in Al Quoz, Wild and the Moonis an effortlessly cool café serving plant-based food (they don't call themselves vegan as there are a couple of products on the menu containing dairy).All food is made fresh on the premises and is perfect for those avoiding gluten or dairy. For a full review of Wild and the Moon click here.

Price range? Around AED 50 for a super bowl salad or main meal

Do they deliver? Yes – but only through Deliveroo at the moment, with plans to expand.

Contact details For more information visit Wild & The Moon. Email contactdxb@wildandthemoon.com or call + 971 4 343 3392. Wild & The Moon, Unit #77, Alserkal Avenue, Dubai, UAE.

Name: BeStro

What's on offer? Situated in a corner of Lafayette, in Dubai Mall this popup café is at the centre of the raw vegan food movement in Dubai. Expect everything from zucchini pasta, to veggie wraps and raw healthy delicious desserts.

Price range? Around AED50-150 per person.

Do they deliver? No.

Contact details Call +97143399933, Galeries Lafayette, Level 2, Dubai Mall, Dubai, UAE.

Name: Comptoir 102

What's on offer? This Jumeirah-based health food café uses a lot of organic ingredients and caters well for the gluten-free, dairy-free and sugar-free crowds. Their smoothie menu also includes useful information about the ingredients that you can add to your drink. Coconut oil for example, the menu highlights as being good for “skin health, digestion, immunity and weight loss” amongst other things.

Price range? Around AED 20-35 for smoothies and juices, around AED 50 for a salad or sandwich.

Do they deliver? Yes, only via Deliveroo

Contact details Call +97143854555, 2 Beach road, Jumeirah 1, Dubai, UAE. For more information visit Comptoir.

Name: Biorganic Café

What's on offer? All dishes on the menu are – you've guessed it made using organic ingredients. There's plenty of grilled fish, seafood and meat dishes served alongside salad and quinoa. There's also plenty of superfood salads and smoothies on offer, as well as some dishes for the less health conscious (chicken nuggets and pizza, albeit of the organic variety).

Price range? Around AED 70 for a main course

Do they deliver? Yes, only via Deliveroo.

Contact details Call +97144433535, ground floor of I Rise Building, First Al Khyil Road, Hessa Street,Tecom, Dubai

Name: Omnia gourmet

What's on offer? Based in Jumeirah, this health food café serves hormone and GMO free meat, fish and vegan dishes with a Middle Eastern flare (there's roasted beetroot with an Emirati walnut and goats cheese crumb, shakshuka eggs and black truffle labneh). The dessert menu champions raw ingredients, and includes a range of healthy delicious treats that are gluten, dairy and sugar free.

Price range? Around AED 50-70 for a main course

Do they deliver? Yes, only via Deliveroo.

Contact details: Call +97143437181 Omnia Gourmet, Gourmet Souk, Jumeirah Fishing Harbour 1, off Jumeirah Beach Road, Dubai.

Name: Gourmet by Kcal

What's on offer? The menu at this high-end health café is based around the paleo diet. All the ingredients on the menu are organic, whilst the meat is free ranged, organic and grass fed. The restaurant aims to narrow the gap between 'farm and table'.

Price range? Main courses cost from around AED 55-75

Do they deliver? Gourmet by Kcal can be delivered via Deliveroo(Deliveroo.ae , whereas Kcal delivers to the whole of Dubai.

Contact details: Call +97145117373, Gourmet by Kcal, Le Meridien Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina, Dubai, UAE. For more information, visit Gourmet by Kcal.

Name: Organic café

What's on offer? Attached to theOrganic supermarket, the café serves up delicious dishes using the fresh produce sold next door. The menu is good for carnivores, vegetarians and vegans, with plenty on offer for each group. For the full menu click here.

Price range? Around AED 50 for a main course.

Do they deliver? No.

Contact details Call: +9714338291, various locations across Dubai

Name: Circle

What's on offer? This Dubai café champions healthy salads. There's a wide range available from Mexican chicken, to goats cheese and ancient grain tabbouleh. There's delicious nutritious sides, such as crudités and sweet potato wedges.

Price range? Salads cost around AED 40-70.

Do they deliver? Yes. Orders can be placed directly via their website Circle.

Contact details: Call +97142766283 or visit Circle. Various locations across Dubai.

Name: 1762

What's on offer? Diners can expect of range of health-conscious deli delights. It's best to get there early for lunch though, as their menu sells out fast!There's plenty of fresh salads, wraps, sandwiches bagels and delicious sweets (the protein balls are well worth a try).

Price range? Main courses around AED 50

Do they deliver? Yes. Orders can be placed directly through the restaurant by calling the number below, or via Deliveroo.

Contact details: Call 8001762 or visit 1762. Various locations across Dubai



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