Eating Out • Places that I Love

 

Eating out is one of my favorites things to do! Specially because nowadays we have so many new restaurants, I have at least 10 friends that have decided to quit their old jobs to open a small restaurant. They all started small and it is so cool so see their business flourishing and offering such a good food and service!

I have decided to make this restaurant list to my clients or whoever is looking for some tasty, fresh, and healthy food.

Southern California

(Mostly Southern Cali: Newport Beach / Irvine / Laguna Beach and more)

Breakfast & Coffee

  • Kéan Coffee – My favorite place to have an Almond Milk Latte. Nice place to work or study while you enjoy a coffee.
  • Alta – I love the decor of this place! I go more to grab a coffee and enjoy a sweet treat after lunch. Awesome chocolate cake and almond milk Lattè.
  • Mothers Market – Amazing breakfast! One of the best gluten free pancakes ever. The omelete with corn bread is really yummy too! I often shop here for acai pulp and they also offer granel options. Green juice and ginger shots on the go! 
  • ChocXo – Imagine a place that you can choose the type of chocolate you want in your drink: milk chocolate and dark chocolates (70%, 80%, 90%, and more).  It is a liquid chocolate and you can mix it up with your coffee and the milk of your choice. So genius! I love the Mocha with 80% dark chocolate

Lunch & Dinner 

  • Bear Flag – By far, my favorite place to eat! Very casual restaurant, the people who work there are awesome and you can expect a very fresh and high quality fish. My favorite: Ahi Poke with rice and Veggies + Side of avocado! 
  • True Food Kitchen – One of my favorite places to go out for dinner. Love the Spaguetti Squash Casserole and Miso Soup.  Also some exotic drinks!
  • Cafe Gratitude – New Port Beach / Venice Beach / LA / SD – By far my favorite choice! All organically grown food, vegan, and one of the best desserts ever! Strongly recommend.
  • Seabirds Kitchen – Seasonal and organic menu, with amazing dishes! Vegetarian style and good desserts!
  • The Counter  – Organic meat and a delicious veggie burger. You can build your own salad bowl and your own burger!
  • Urban Plates – Fast and Healthy Options. Amazing flavor and great variety of veggies!
  • Whole Foods – I shop here for specific items, but I like the variety of food to have a perfect and balanced meal. I love their sushi with quinoa and black rice!
  • Tender Greens – Convenient and tasty options. Love the tomato soup and the options of veggies.
  • Nobu – If you wanna go fancier and enjoy a high quality sushi, that’s the place. Located in Malibu, with an incredible ocean view. There are many other locations (NY, LA, etc).
  • Cafe Gratitude – Venice Beach – Amazing place!! Strongly recommend.
  • Nepenthe – AMAZING ocean view with a great menu. The sandwiches are really tasty, specially the vegetarian one. Ask for a appetizer with goat cheese and pecans, really worth a try! Located at Big Sur (For me it is a mandatory pit stop for California 1 Road Trip)

 

Brasil

São Paulo

  • Nou – Meus favoritos: Salmão com pupunha e aspargos // Risoto de limão siciliano. Sem contar a loja vizinha que tem coisas maravilhosas e um Nail Bar super descolado! Vale conhecer: Piê 
  • Insalata  
  • Lilori 
  • Frutaria – Ótima opção para omeletes, açaí. Menu bem saudável e super gostoso. 
  • Açaí Frooty – Açaí Bowl bem gostoso e tem opção de levar para casa!
  • Cachoeira Natural  
  • Brigadeiro – Doce e Café – Cafezinho com amigas ou uma sobremesa gostosa!
  • Julice Boulangère – Pães integrais deliciosos e de qualidade!
  • Parque da Água Branca – Programinha gostoso para tomar café da manhã nos finais de semana, além da feira com tudo orgânico, direto do fornecedor e com bastante variedade! Avenida Francisco Matarazzo, 455 – Água Branca – São Paulo – SP – Tel.: (11) 3803 4200.

 

Rio De Janeiro

23 Comments
  • Patriciadab
    January 18, 2015

    You are so interesting! I do not think I’ve read through something like that before. So nice to find another person with a few unique thoughts on this topic. Really.. thanks for starting this up. This web site is something that is needed on the internet, someone with some originality!

    • Fernanda Mello
      January 22, 2015

      Thank you so much, Patricia!! I really appreciate your time reading my blog and your lovely compliment! I will try to always update “Places that I Love” according to my adventures around the world! Keep your eyes on it! In case you have a good place to share, let me know!! XoXo

  • Patriciadab
    January 22, 2015

    I love reading an article that will make men and women think. Also, many thanks for allowing me to comment!

  • free music downloads
    February 21, 2015

    Its like you learn my mind! You seem to know so much about this,
    such as you wrote the book in it or something. I think that
    you just could do with some % to force the message house a bit, however instead of that, that is excellent blog.
    A great read. I will definitely be back.

    • Fernanda Mello
      February 24, 2015

      Thank you so much! I’m super glad you like it! Hope you can enjoy my further posts!

  • free music downloads
    February 22, 2015

    Hi there to every body, it’s my first pay a visit of this website; this webpage
    carries remarkable and really fine information for visitors.

    • Fernanda Mello
      February 23, 2015

      Thank you so much for visiting! I’m glad you are enjoying my blog! 😉

  • Heel Pain causes
    February 24, 2015

    Magnificent beat ! I wish to apprentice while you amend your
    web site, how could i subscribe for a blog site?
    The account aided me a acceptable deal. I had been tiny bit acquainted of this your broadcast provided bright clear idea

    • Fernanda Mello
      February 24, 2015

      Thank you so much!! I am working on subscriptions still, but as soon as I set it up, I will let you know!! Thank you for visting!

  • Ankle Pain symptoms
    February 25, 2015

    Simply wish to say your article is as surprising. The clearness
    for your post is just cool and that i can assume you are an expert on this subject.

    Well with your permission allow me to seize your feed to keep up to date
    with forthcoming post. Thanks a million and please carry on the rewarding work.

    • Fernanda Mello
      February 25, 2015

      Omg! Thank you so much! I feel super inspired when I come across compliments like yours! You guys are such a motivation to keep working hard! Many tks!!

  • Get Taller
    February 25, 2015

    Hey there! This is my first visit to your blog!
    We are a team of volunteers and starting a new initiative in a community in the same niche.
    Your blog provided us useful information to work on. You have done a extraordinary job!

    • Fernanda Mello
      February 25, 2015

      Thank you so much!!! I really appreciate it!!

  • Ingrowing Toenail
    February 25, 2015

    all the time i used to read smaller content which also clear their motive,
    and that is also happening with this paragraph which I
    am reading now.

    • Fernanda Mello
      February 25, 2015

      Thank you for visiting my blog!! Many thanks!! Fernanda

  • Ankle Pain symptoms
    February 25, 2015

    Your style is very unique in comparison to other folks
    I’ve read stuff from. Many thanks for posting when you have
    the opportunity, Guess I will just bookmark this page.

    • Fernanda Mello
      February 25, 2015

      Thank YOU for stopping by!! I really appreciate that!! Have a wonderful week!! Many thanks! Fernanda

    • Fernanda Mello
      February 25, 2015

      I really feel more inspiration to keep going with my blog when I read compliments like yours. Thank you so much for stopping by!! You will be always welcome! A wonderful week for you!

  • Height Insoles
    March 4, 2015

    I am actually happy to glance at this blog posts which
    includes plenty of helpful data, thanks for providing such information.

    • Fernanda Mello
      March 7, 2015

      My pleasure!! Hope you can enjoy my further posts. Thank you!

  • Corn Protectors
    March 8, 2015

    Hi there to every body, it’s my first visit of this web site; this weblog includes awesome and truly fine data in favor
    of visitors.

  • Toe Pain treatment
    March 10, 2015

    My spouse and I absolutely love your blog and find nearly all of your post’s to be precisely what I’m looking for.
    Would you offer guest writers to write content to suit your needs?
    I wouldn’t mind producing a post or elaborating on most of the subjects you write regarding here.
    Again, awesome blog!

    • Fernanda Mello
      March 10, 2015

      So happy to hear that!!! Many tks!!! If you have a subject that can match with nutrition or health in general, I’d love to see it and maybe post it here! For sure!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *