The Top 5 Healthy, Organic Restaurants in San Antonio

In addition to the Alamo and the Riverwalk, San Antonio has developed a reputation as a foodie destination and THE place for Tex-Mex food!

And while there are many restaurants in this city, there are some that stand out as healthy and organic choices. We’re happy to announce our Top 5 restaurant picks in San Antonio, Texas!

Pharm Table

106 Auditorium Circle
San Antonio, Texas 78205
210-802-1806

Founded in 2015, Pharm Table promotes an anti-inflammatory, primarily plant-based diet. Enjoy appetizers like their Ginger Meal Starter (spoon of house-pickled ginger, lime juice, turmeric, raw local honey, Himalayan salt and fresh herbs), Wellness Shots (house ginger, turmeric, beet, and green), and Probiotic Plate (assortment of house ferments and citrus pickles: sumac onions, red cabbage slaw, turmeric sauerkraut, and carrot pickle).

Other favorites include Farm to Table Tacos (heirloom corn tortillas, seared mushrooms, red cabbage fennel slaw, hemp), Smoked Mole Verde Enchiladas (smoked tomatillo and fennel, mole verde, sweet potato stuffed collard shells, with sprouted black beans seed salsa, cilantro), and Detoxing Kitchari (curried red lentils, hing, seasonal greens and squash house ferment, cilantro coconut chutney with choice of basmati or sweet potato rice). What is hing? We had to look it up – it is the secret weapon spice of Indian cuisine!

Cured

306 Pearl Parkway
San Antonio, Texas 78215
210-314-3929

Located in the historical Pearl Administration Building, Cured uses the best of local ingredients and organic methods to prepare hand-crafted cured foods – from pickles to charcuterie.

Their all-day menu includes a Single, Double, and a Triple Blue Ribbon Burger (the latter features Smoked Bacon and Wagyu Beef Blend, Blue Ribbon American Cheese, Smoked Onion Jam, Fries), B.O.T. (Masa Flash Fried Oysters, Local Tomatoes, Bacon, Habanero Mayo, Texas Toast), and Peaceful Pork Chop Benedict (Cherry Tomatoes, Yard Egg, Hollandaise).

Don’t leave without checking out their extensive menu of unique retail items like Piquillo Mustard, Mimosa Jam, Bread & Butter Pickles, Pork Jerky, Smoked Duck Ham, 30 Day Salami Etna, 45 Day Dry Aged Ribeye, and more!

Sweet Yams

218 North Cherry Street
San Antonio, Texas 78202
210-229-9267

Gluten-free, vegan-friendly catering, organic meal prep and organic juice are on the menu at Sweet Jams. Favorites include Blk/Lem Chicken (spicy Blackened chicken with Lemon Garlic sauce over organic brown rice and served with organic house salad), Pure Joy Salmon (season grilled salmon topped with organic sautéed veggies (zucchini, bell peppers, onions, mushrooms, carrots, cabbage) over organic brown rice and served with organic house salad), Pure Joy Shrimp (sautéed grilled shrimp topped with organic bell peppers and onions, mushrooms, carrots, zucchini, cabbage over organic brown rice alongside organic house salad), and Sweet Potato Shrimp (blended sweet potatoes in a sauce that’s a mix of sweet and a spicy).

The Cove

606 West Cypress Street
San Antonio, Texas 78212
210-227-2683

Feel right at home at The Cove with its live music and dog-friendly patio! Offering SOL food (Sustainable, Organic, Local), favorites include the Blue Bison Burger (Thunderheart Grass-fed Bison, topped w/ Bacon, Blue Cheese, Chipotle Mayo, Spring Mix, Tomato, & Onion), Vegan Super Nachos (Beans, Vegan Cheese, Tempeh, Tomatoes and Spinach, w/ Avocado slices and Jalapeños), and gluten-free Shrimp Tacos (Shrimp, Cilantro Coleslaw, Avocado & Wasabi Sauce in a non-GMO blue Corn Tortilla).

Revolucion Coffee & Juice

7959 Broadway
San Antonio, Texas 78209
210-701-0725

As their name implies, Revolucion doesn’t disappoint with their in-house toasted coffees, cold-pressed juices, protein bowls, breakfast tacos, vegan and burgers.

Check out the Esquite Bowl (street corn bowl with cilantro lime rice, roasted corn from J&B Farms with homemade vegan mayo and sour crema, organic tofu chorizo or turkey chorizo, reed onion escabeche, Gundermann Farms green onion, sumac, and lime), Tamale Plate (cilantro lime rice, not-fried black beans, avocado, Monterrey jack cheese, and your choice of organic or gluten-free organic tamale), or More Power to You (made with farro, spinach, avocado, poached local organic cage free egg, heirloom tomatoes from Village Farms, sheep’s milk cheese, black pepper, and homemade vinaigrette).


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 https://templetonwellness.com/. 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.