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24 Healthy Salads In Melbourne You'll Actually Want To Eat

You can make friends with salad.

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1. Teriyaki Chicken Salad at Lights in the Attic, Hawthorn East

This light salad is just a photogenic as it is yummy.

2. Crispy Calamari, Cabbage & Chilli Salad at Tonka, Melbourne CBD

So health. Very salad. Much delicious.

3. Daily Salads at Top Paddock, Richmond

Richmond’s favourite cafe mixes up its salad offering daily. Behold the beauty.

4. Shredded Chicken Salad with Prawns & Vietnamese Slaw at Chin Chin, Melbourne CBD

Twice the protein means double the yum.

5. Macro Bowl at Pressed Juices, various locations

Taste the rainbow. Keep the jar.

6. Kale Cleanse Salad at Crisp, various locations

Begin your ~spring cleanse~ with this super healthy salad of Tuscan kale, mint, quinoa, feta, almonds, celery, peas, beetroot, and spinach.

7. Grain Salad at Jimmy Grants, various locations

If your go-to argument against salads is the fact that they're not always filling, this one's about to completely convert you.

8. Breakfast Salad at Patch Cafe, Richmond

Who knew broccoli was the new breakfast food?

9. Thai Green Papaya Salad at Jinda, Abbotsford

Fresh, spring flavours from the Jinda gang. Drool.

10. I Don’t Carrot All Salad at Il Fornaio, St Kilda

Literally carrot even deal with the name of this dish.

11. Kale Chicken Caesar Salad at Naked Chicks, Prahran

A tasty bowl of kale - who'd have thought it possible? Well played, Naked Chicks.

12. Spiced Mushroom, Pumpkin, Goat’s Cheese & Pomegranate Salad at Blood Orange, Hawthorn

Expect at least six delish salads a day from this healthy haunt in Hawthorn.

13. Kale, Green Bean & Quinoa Salad at Chuckle Deli, Melbourne CBD

Here for a good time, not a long time, this bad boy is topped with cashew coriander dressing and smoked coconut chips. Mmm, chips.

14. Coconut-Poached Chicken Salad with Cashews at Tom Phat, Brunswick

Creamy, dreamy salad porn.

15. Vegan "Brainiac" Salad at Serotonin Eatery, Burnley

Packed with roast cauliflower, cranberries, lemon and buckwheat, topped with a saffron-infused dressing, this salad will really tickle your tastebuds.

16. Rotating Salad Specials at Foxes Den, various locations

Mix and match a bowl of shrubbery at roast chook joint, Foxes Den. This here’s the Paleo and beetroot salads.

17. Daily Salads at Spring Street Grocer, Melbourne CBD

The best thing about eating one of the ever-changing salad specials at Spring Street Grocer? Washing it down with some of their famous gelato.

18. Salmon & Green Tea Soba Noodle Salad at Charlie Dumpling, Prahran

This soba noodle super salad is almost better than the dumplings.

19. Kale & Pea Salad at Mastic, Kew

The frog lied. It’s easy being green.

20. Raw Pad Thai at Nutrition Bar, various locations

When you call yourself the Nutrition Bar, you gotta deliver the goods. Here they are.

21. Shake It Up Salad at Heal.Thy Self Co, Yarraville

Much more fun than shakin’ it off.

22. Design-Your-Own Salad at Famish’d, various locations

You CAN choose from the salads already made up, but building your own is what the cool kids are doing.

23. Organic Raw Vegetable Salad at Pillar of Salt, Richmond

A new contender for the most colourful #cleaneats crown.

24. Fresh Daily Salads at Street Organics, Malvern

Gluten, sugar or dairy intolerant? Street Organics has you sorted.