Los Angeles boasts an amazing variety of gluten free restaurants, and almost all of the city’s top eateries are well versed in catering for gluten free customers. Click To Tweet

 

The Californian city of Los Angeles is known for its thriving food scene, with many of the world’s top restaurants located here. If you’re lucky enough to be on your way to Los Angeles in the near future, you really are in for a treat. Los Angeles boasts an amazing variety of gluten free restaurants, and almost all of the city’s top eateries are well versed in catering for gluten free customers. In fact, we have made a second list of our favourites. Our first list have equally great menus but LA has just too many gluten free restaurants, Coeliacs will never go hungry in the city.

Evo Kitchen

7950 Sunset Blvd #104, Los Angeles, CA 90046, USA

The Evo Kitchen is family business catering for vegans, meat lovers and gluten free travellers alike. The eco-friendly restaurant has the environment as its focus, and supports local farmers, sustainable wineries and local craft breweries.

Breakaway Bakery

5264 Pico Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90019, USA

Nothing screams treat time quite like a gluten free bakery, and gluten free travellers won’t be disappointed if they make the trek to this one! The Breakaway Bakery is famed for its fabulous fresh bread and indulgent gluten free desserts.

Powerplant Superfood Cafe

5671 Pico Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90019, USA

Good things come in small packages, and that’s certainly true when it comes to this diminutive eco-friendly cafe in Los Angeles. The Powerplant Superfood Cafe specialises in delicious gluten free, vegan meals, served up alongside delicious fresh juices and flavoursome smoothies.

Cafe Gratitude

Several Locations

Cafe Gratitude is a collection of plant-based cafes which you’ll find throughout Los Angeles and the surrounding area. The cafe is environmentally friendly and great for gluten free travellers, with a whole host of fabulous gluten free dishes to choose from.

FIN

5750 Melrose Avenue, Los Angeles, CA

If you’re after somewhere special for a date night or indulgent dinner with friends, FIN is the place to go. This restaurant serves up the best Asian tapas in town, with gluten free small plates like sushi, sashimi and gyoza to tickle the taste buds.

Tocaya Organica

Several Locations

Born out of itsowners’ mission of better eating, Tocaya Organica is a Los Angeles restaurant which prides itself on the quality of its ingredients, the excellence of its chefs and the knowledge of its team. Gluten free travellers will not be disappointed here!

Lemonade

Several Locations

Healthy, delicious seasonal food is the name of the game at Lemonade. This chain of vibrant Los Angeles restaurants is perfect for gluten free travellers, who will be spoilt for choice by the range of gluten free dishes on offer.

Veggie Grill

Several Locations

Veggie Grill serves up some of the best vegetarian and vegan quick bites in LA. The chain of fast food restaurants focuses on healthy, bright, seasonal flavours and has plenty to choose from if you’re avoiding gluten.

Redbird

114 East Second Street, Downtown Los Angeles, California, 90012

For classic modern American food don’t miss Redbird. This restaurant is the perfect place to indulge in authentic local cuisine. Just let your server know of your dietary requirements and they’ll be happy to assist you with the menu.

The Terrace

Washington Blvd, Venice, Los Angeles, CA 90292-5123

The Terrace in Los Angeles has been serving up fabulous food since the 1940s. Its beachfront location and great cuisine make it the ideal choice for lunch. It’s fantastic for those avoiding gluten, as the staff are so knowledgeable and friendly.

 

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Check out the gluten free options in the supermarkets in your area, and if you’re off travelling, you’ll be able to find something to suit you, no matter where you are in the world. Click To Tweet

 

If you’re on the hunt for a gluten free treat we’ve got great news for you. These days, no matter where you are in the world, you’ll likely be able to find a delicious gluten free dish to satisfy any craving. The best places to look when you go off in search of the best quality gluten free food include restaurants, coffee shops, cafes, supermarkets and of course specialist shops. Follow our tips and you can’t go wrong!

Restaurants

Knowledge about gluten free diets is on the up, as many more people decide to avoid gluten for health reasons. This is great news for anyone who must avoid gluten, because it means that many more restaurants are catering to gluten free people. The key to finding a great gluten free restaurant is all in the communication. Make sure the restaurant team know about gluten free diets and are trained in how to avoid cross-contamination. Make sure your server knows about your dietary restrictions. And make sure you ask if they’ve got a gluten free menu! You might be surprised at how many restaurants do.

Coffee Shops and Cafes

Chain coffee shops such as Starbucks, Costa and Caffe Nero all offer gluten free options as standard now. You don’t need to worry about cross contamination either, because the gluten free food at these establishments is always pre-wrapped and prepared off-site. Look out for gluten free cakes, brownies, sandwiches and lots more.

Supermarkets

With the rise and rise of gluten free diets, supermarkets across the world have begun to cater for those avoiding gluten. Nowadays, if you head to any big supermarket, you’ll often find a ‘free from’ aisle, where there’ll be a fine selection of gluten free options, alongside food for other allergy sufferers such as those who must avoid nuts or dairy. The free from aisle is where you’ll find basics like gluten free bread and pasta, as well as more enticing treats like gluten free cakes, biscuits and other snacks.

Specialist Shops

If you head to a specialist shop such as Whole Foods you’re likely to discover a very tempting range of gluten free treats indeed. Shops like these are known for catering for those with special diets, so whether you’re a coeliac or you’re gluten intolerant you’ll be in heaven when you find their gluten free section. We adore the Whole Foods gluten free cupcakes – who says you need to miss out when you skip the gluten?!

Travelling

Many people don’t realise that if you’re travelling by plane, you can also find gluten free meals. If you’re off on your travels soon, make sure you let your airline know at booking that you must follow a gluten free diet. Almost all airlines will be delighted to serve you a gluten free meal and gluten free snacks throughout your flight, so you won’t need to worry about bringing along your own food. The same applies to long-haul train journeys, so do investigate the options whenever you book a ticket.

Gluten free food options have gone from strength to strength in recent years, and now the choices are limitless! It’s just a case of finding them. Make sure you check out the gluten free options in the supermarkets in your area, and if you’re off travelling just follow our tips and you’ll be able to find something to suit you, no matter where you are in the world. There’s no need to miss out on anything just because you’re gluten free!