The Most Delicious Places To Eat Healthy Food In Christchurch This Summer

Megan Zara Walsh Megan Zara Walsh - Staff Writer

Healthy Food Christchurch

Indeed, summer has landed and most of us plan to be in our bathing suits as much as possible. Therefore, you’re probably trying to watch what you eat and only have a cheat day when necessary. And because a healthy diet is vital for good health and maintaining fitness, we’ve compiled a list of the five best places to indulge on scrumptious healthy food in Christchurch this summer.

1. Barefoot Eatery

Nourish your mind with some wholesome plant-based food at one of the best vegan eateries in Christchurch. There are plenty of sustainable options, from buckwheat waffles with toppings, instagrammable acai bowls, toasted vegan sandwiches and lots of immune-boasting smoothies and juices.

📍 20 Welles Street, Christchurch Central City, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand

2. Herba Gourmet 

Expect the best gluten-free, dairy-free and wholesome boxes from one of our favourite food deliveries spots. First, pick your protein such as fish, chicken, falafel or beef, then choose your sides, from hand cut chips to salads, and add your toppings like avocado, cheeses and sauces. Indeed, it’s the nutrition fix you need this summer.

📍 96 Oxford Terrace, Christchurch Central City, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand

3. Gre3n Superfood Juice Bar

Fuel up on a range of delicious breakfast and acai bowls, vegan goodies, nutritious salads, smoothies, protein shakes, turmeric lattes and much more. Excitingly, everything here is free from dairy, gluten and refined sugar so fitness enthusiasts will be in their element.


📍 6/363 Colombo Street, Sydenham, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand

4. Portershed Specialty Café

This award-winning café offers an authentic and 100% cruelty-free, vegan and plant-based food experience. With a large variety of traditional Kiwi-inspired healthy dishes, you won’t go hungry.

📍 322 Lincoln Road, Addington, Christchurch 8024, New Zealand

5. The Lotus Heart

For some extra indulgence, head to this exclusive vegetarian restaurant. Serving a range of health-conscious global cuisine, from breakfasts like plant-based scrambled egg, Indian curries, salad bowls, and more. Indeed, one of the best healthy food places in Christchurch.

📍 363 Saint Asaph Street, Christchurch Central City, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand

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