8 "Keeping It Kind Of Healthy" restaurants in Dallas.
When you’re sick of pizza, but not quite ready for a 10-day juice cleanse, the happy medium is a restaurant that’s “kind of healthy.” It’s a place where you can have a nice piece of fish, but with a side of something fried.
Jeng Chi in Richardson is a little far from Downtown Dallas, but is worth the drive for a long menu of great Chinese food.
Koryo Kalbi in North Dallas has plenty of Korean classic dishes, but you really come for the Korean barbecue - get the marinated short ribs.
Nalinh is a bit far in Irving and it’s half grocery store, but when you make it to the restaurant in the back, you’ll find excellent Thai food.
Rise No. 1 in Devonshire is a charming but small restaurant, so it’s perfect to bring your mom, a date, or a few friends for souffle.
Yutaka is in a strip mall uptown, serves some of the best sushi in the city, and has great lunch specials.
Mot Hai Ba is a Vietnamese spot in Lakewood that’s one of the most interesting restaurants in Dallas, serving unique dishes in a sleek space.
Commissary is a great spot for lunch downtown, with sandwiches, salads, and pastries.