5 to Try: Healthy Salads

Light, innovative and garden-fresh: Salads so delicious you won't even realize you're eating healthy.

Updated: April 23, 2003

5 to Try


Couva Calypso Vandy

2424 Elliston Pl, Nashville, TN 37203

A favorite of Vandy students, the Lucayan salad is leaf lettuce topped with marinated chicken breast, Mandarin orange slices, toasted almonds and tangy vinaigrette.


Restaurant Zola

3001 W End Ave, Nashville, TN 37203

Try the Gypsy salad, a jazzed-up Greek salad with greens, feta, cucumbers, tomatoes, fennel, pine nuts, lemon-cumin vinaigrette and eggplant fries.


Family Wash (The)

2038 Greenwood Ave, Nashville, TN 37206

Meat lovers will dig the prosciutto salad--a mix of baby greens, sliced pears, shredded prosciutto, shaved Asiago cheese and fresh mint.


Province Breads & Cafe

1705 21st Ave S, Nashville, TN 37212

Order a salad sampler--a few tasty choices are the pistachio couscous, basmati and wild rice salad or the roasted veggie salad.


Sunset Grill

2001 Belcourt Ave, Nashville, TN 37212

The Sonoma Salad features mixed farm lettuces, Granny Smith apples, toasted almonds and crumbled blue cheese, served with a sweet garlic-zinfandel vinaigrette.


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Fuji II Japanese Restaurant

8113 Moores Ln, Brentwood, TN 37027