Vegan, vegetarian, or just looking to eat healthier? You can find delicious, plant-based options from different cuisines right here in Romeoville, Illinois that will keep you feeling satisfied and healthy!
Cracker Barrel Old Country Store
Cracker Barrel has tons of fresh, nutritious options that you can order. The key is to combine sides to make a full meal. For example, get the Country Vegetable Plate with sides of homestyle fries, fresh steamed broccoli and pinto beans. They also have a full menu of salads that you can easily ask to order without meat and pair it with balsamic herb vinaigrette, or order the delicious Brussels Sprouts n’ Kale Salad. For fruits, they have fresh or fried apple slices and fresh seasonal fruit. You can find the nutritional information for each dish on their website. Location: 1295 Lakeview Dr.
For some affordable Chinese food, head to China House restaurant where they have a whole page of vegetable dishes like Vegetable Kow, Kung Pao Vegetable, and Vegetable ToFu. To make the vegetable fried rice completely cholesterol-free, ask to have it made without egg. Location: 44 S Weber Rd.
Yes, pizza! Michael’s has a vegetarian specialty pizza topped with mushroom, green pepper, tomato, and black olives. You can also try the Spinach & Artichoke with fresh spinach, artichoke hearts, and garlic sauce. Again, if you want a completely cholesterol-free meal, opt out of cheese and just ask for more sauce. They also have several salads that you can smother with balsamic or raspberry vinaigrette. Location: 422 N Weber Rd.
Jersey Mike’s Subs
Craving a sub to-go? Jersey Mike’s Subs offers The Veggie sub and Grilled Veggie Wrap filled with fresh veggies. You can ask them to hold the cheese for other plant-based fillings. Customizing is the key! Location: 412 S Weber Rd.
Sushi Train has dine-in and to-go menus with so many great plant-based options. For starters, try the edamame, miso soup, and cucumber or seaweed salad. For six-piece sushi rolls, get the sweet potato rolls and AAC rolls (asparagus, avocado, cucumber). You can also order the Tempura Combo: just ask if you can sub the seafood tempura for more vegetable tempura. Location: 70 S Weber Rd.
Mexican cuisine is one of the easiest cuisines to customize if you want meat-free options. El Barrio has authentic and inexpensive Mexican food for just that. Almost all dishes have a vegetarian option that you can order without cheese and sour cream for a cholesterol-free meal. Ask for avocado instead! Try the vegetarian taco, vegetarian burrito, or vegetarian Tostado. Don’t forget your sides! You can choose from salsa or guacamole and chips, rice, and beans. Location: 336 N Independence Blvd.
There are so many healthy food options in Romeoville to choose from without having to go too far. For the perfect location near these restaurants, the HighPoint Community Apartments are perfect. Contact us today to learn more!Back to all posts