By Olivia Leach
Eating salads incorporating a rainbow of ingredients is one of the easiest ways to get your roughage, vitamin and veggie intake for the day.
But, it’s got be something more than your average salad to entice you to actually eat it. Luckily for us, there are number of places in Brisbane dishing up tasty salad feasts that’ll have you coming back time and time again.
Here’s where to find some of Brisbane's best salads!
If you are looking for a lovely way to spend an afternoon, then head to Botanica Real Foods in Red Hill. Botanica offer a variety of wholesome salads, each carefully crafted every day (and delicious to boot) using ingredients like raw broccoli and cream made with cashews. With only takeaway salads on offer, you could head to a nearby park, lunch in hand and enjoy the outdoors while you gorge on huge portions of fabulous salads.
Shop 9/1 Enogerra Tce, Red Hill
P 3367 3334
The Paleo diet has truly captured the attention of the health nuts of the world. For those who love this simple lifestyle, Primal Pantry offer food for the masses while truly understanding the ins and outs of paleo foods. Turning a simple idea into an artform, Primal Pantry is a fantastic place to fuel a Neanderthal sized appetite for salad, with plenty of other healthy eats on offer too.
Teneriffe Village, Corner Florence and Macquarie Streets, Newstead
P 3252 5960
It’s surprisingly difficult to find a great salad in the heart of Brisbane City. If you’re looking for something just a little bit fancy, head to RushCBD. You will pay a little extra at this corporate style restaurant, but you will get value for your buck! With an intricate array of flavors to choose from, these salads make for a great evening meal.
300 Queen St, Brisbane CBD
P 3211 9511
Ooh Mami! How can something so tasty be good for you? This little place in Bulimba takes pride in offering a menu focused on giving out bodies the nutrients it so craves. If you come here looking for something just to nibble on, you may have bitten off more than you can chew. These salads are packed with a variety of ingredients, bursting with flavour (and they don’t shy away from adding a steak to the mix). Delivering a balanced menu suitable for all tastes, Ooh Mami is the perfect place to go when you are looking for a hunger-crunching salad.
210 Oxford St,
P 3399 7101
The salads at Shady Palms are definitely a step away from the run of the mill garden salad. This cafe offers a few unique salad options that are absolutely bursting with flavor. With it’s fun and laid back atmosphere, this is the perfect place to escape for a light meal with friends.
427 Logan Road, Greenslopes
P 3324 2917