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2016 BEST Way to Pretend You're Eating Healthy

Buffalo Cauliflower at Front Street Cafe

We get it. You want to eat healthy, but the world is just full of delicious things that are so, so bad for you. Here’s what you do: Lie to yourself. Go to Front Street Cafe and tell yourself the Buffalo cauliflower is good for you, because, you know, it’s a vegetable, right? And completely ignore the fact that this cauliflower comes crisp and deep-fried, with a spicy Buffalo-sauce-spiked crust and a side of creamy cucumber-dill dressing. Look at you, health nut.

1253 North Front Street, Philadelphia, PA | 215-515-3073 | Website

2015 BEST Healthy Bar Food

Rice Noodle Bowl at Prohibition Tap Room

501 North 13th Street, Philadelphia, PA

We’re talking rice noodles, lots of greens, roasted veggies, pickled daikon, zucchini, fresh herbs, lemongrass and pan-seared tofu (or shrimp, or even filet, if you insist) — and it’s at a bar, not some health-food store. You won’t even miss your usual fried fill-in-the-blank. Read more »