Eating Healthy in Reno, NV

Eating Healthy in Reno, NV

Looking for a healthy place to dine in Reno? Check out these restaurants that have been carefully vetted by our team!

Laughing Planet Café

650 Tahoe Street
Reno, Nevada 89509

Offering vegetarian, gluten-free, low-carb, and paleo selections. Try their Sumac Salad (Lacinato kale, curry-roasted chickpeas, spinach, roasted cauliflower, quinoa, apples, dried cranberries, and queso fresco tossed in roasted red pepper sumac dressing); Bollywood Bowl (Grilled chicken breast, roasted cauliflower, curry-roasted chickpeas, garlic green beans, broccoli, spinach and yams on a bed of brown or jasmine rice. Served with Southern Indian spicy coconut sauce); or their Paleo Bowl (Grilled veggies and garlic green beans on a bed of sautéed kale with your choice of grilled chicken breast or braised 100% pasture-raised beef. Topped with "Killer Green" sauce).

Great Full Gardens (4 locations)

555 South Virginia Street
Reno, Nevada 89501

748 S Meadows Parkway
Reno, Nevada 89521

1330 Scheels Drive
Sparks, Nevada 89434

5220 Longley Lane
Reno, Nevada 89511

Great Gardens lives up to their name, featuring a wholesome menu for breakfast, lunch & dinner and catering to people with specialized dietary needs, such as vegan, gluten-free or Paleo. Try The Bomb Salad () Spinach | Lettuce | Organic Hummus | Black Olives | Roasted Red Peppers | Carrots | Cucumbers | Cherry Tomato | Sunflower Seeds | Mozzarella); Double-Edged Paleo Bowl (Kale | Shredded Brussels Sprouts | Mushrooms | Red Bell Peppers | Jalapeno | Red Onion | Cherry Tomato | Sautéed in Organic Coconut Oil); Gluten-free All Natural Pepperoni Pizza (-GF/V Pizza Crust| House Made Marinara | Mozzarella Cheese | All-Natural Pepperoni | Basil); Gluten-free Tri-Tip Tacos (Organic Corn Tortillas | Grass Fed Tri Tip | Onion | Cilantro | Queso Fresco | Spring Mix | Sour Cream | Salsa | Rice & Beans); and more.

Homegrown Gastropub

719 South Virginia Street
Reno, Nevada 89501

Local, seasonal, organic brunch until 3pm and Dinner is served until Midnight Daily. Look for menu items such as Gluten-free Breakfast Tacos (Grilled corn tortillas filled with organic scrambled eggs, natural pepper jack and chipotle crema Served with organic home fries, house salsa and your choice of natural bacon, sausage or soyrizo); Homegrown Burger (1/2 lb. antibiotic/hormone free Harris Ranch Beef, natural white cheddar, house pickled cucumber relish, organic mixed greens, tomato and house basil aioli, served on a toasted brioche bun); Billionaire Burger (1/2 lb. antibiotic/hormone free Harris Ranch beef, bacon, white cheddar, organic mixed greens, tomato, egg and avocado, house pickled jalapeno, white kimchi and basil aioli, served on a toasted brioche bun); Gluten-free Vegan Jack Fruit Tacos (two grilled corn tortillas filled with sauteed jack fruit in our house mango salsa topped with house avocado almond sauce and local organic micro greens).

Two Chicks

752 South Virginia Street
Reno, Nevada 89501

Try their Vegan Skillet for breakfast (mushrooms, spinach, zucchini, butternut squash, asparagus, tomatoes, broccoli, onions and garlic sauteed and served over sweet potato home fries topped with pico de gallo and guacamole served with toast or tortilla); Grain-free Sweet Potato Pancakes (made with eggs, sweet potatoes, vanilla and cinnamon, these are grain-free, gluten-free); or their Ancient Grain Bowl (oats, millet, flax, quinoa, and chia combined to make a porridge topped with your choice of toppings – choose from the sweet version of berries, peanut butter and pure maple syrup, or their savory version with grilled onions, mushrooms, spinach and pesto).

The Templeton List

About The Templeton List

Created by James Templeton, a 30+ year Stage 4 Melanoma cancer survivor, the Templeton List is part of his lifelong dream to give back and lend a helping hand to cancer survivors and to anyone desiring to increase or maintain their good health. James experienced first-hand the challenge of finding quality restaurants and food sources when traveling.

The successful CEO of Uni-Key Health Systems and founder of the Templeton Wellness Foundation, The Templeton List was developed to help anyone easily find trust-worthy, vetted healthy restaurants all across America. Read more about our 5 Star Rating System here!

You can read about James’ personal journey as a cancer survivor in his best-selling book, I Used To Have Cancer. For more information about The Templeton Wellness Foundation, visit You’ll find inspiring stories of other cancer survivors along with video interviews with top experts from around the world in the integrative and functional medicine arena as they bring the latest leading-edge health and healing information to the holistic treatment and prevention of cancer.