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Restaurant Go Guide

Updated November 2016

Healthy Dining Chicago loves to recommend eco-friendly eateries that:

  • serve wholesome whole grains
  • use healthy fats and oils in their dishes
  • offer real maple syrup
  • include locally-sourced, seasonal, sustainable and organic menu options
  • serve fair-trade items including coffees and teas
  • offer healthy vegetarian/vegan-friendly menu options
  • use eco-friendly takeout containers – no Styrofoam
  • recycle kitchen glass, plastic and aluminum
  • use eco-friendly cleaning agents
  • do not serve foie gras
  • do not serve water bottled in plastic
Above right: Celebrity Chef Rick Bayless holds a copy of Healthy Dining Chicago’s Restaurant Go Guide at the Green City Market Chef’s BBQ Benefit in Chicago’s Lincoln Park. Bayless’ Frontera Grill is one of the restaurants that meets the high standards required for inclusion in the guide.
Photo by Taylor Boyle, courtesy of Healthy Dining Chicago.

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