With the cold weather subsiding in the Steel City, the best juice bars and smoothie places have become a hotspot for the health-conscious and flavor fanatic Pittsburghers.
If you are looking for a great place to grab a cup of goodness in Pittsburgh, look no further. Here are some of the best places for you stop by and try a juice or smoothie this spring:
The Pittsburgh Juice Company
A local favorite located in Lawrenceville, The Pittsburgh Juice Company hosts an array of organic, cold-pressed juice. This locally owned juicery produces small batches of its product every day, so you can be sure that everything in your cup is fresh and delicious. Stop in and try a Cashew Mocha juice, with cashew milk, cold press coffee, cacao, and dates for an energizing boost.
Living Juicy Raw Café
Sitting in Shadyside, Living Juicy Raw Café boasts some serious superfoods, organic ingredients, and healthy smoothie and juice options. If you’re out for a run, grab The Light, with pineapple, cucumber, lemon, apple, and coconut water, for a fast body booster.
REED & CO
A new, Lawrenceville-based contender, REED & CO offers a welcoming and open environment for cold-press juice drinking. With a mission to follow a holistic approach in both product, process, and to the customer lifestyle, this grab-and-go café is doing just that. Walk in and reach for a Green Drink, which is composed of the perfect combination of kale, spinach, romaine, celery, cucumber, parsley, fennel, lemon, and ginger; you’ll feel refreshed and full of energy.
If you find yourself in Shadyside or Sewickley, do yourself a favor and mosey into Salud Juicery. This health-centric juicery is based on the principles of the connection of mind, body, and spirit. With detoxing cleanse options, tasty juices, and smoothies, you’re bound to find a new favorite. The Scarlet O’Hara, with spinach, kale, lemon, apple, cucumber, beet, carrot, and ginger has a delightful blend of sweet and tangy to make your tummy happy.
Live in Squirrel Hill? Check out GreenLight Juice for a premium cold-pressed juice or smoothie. Located on the bustling Murray Avenue, you can do some shopping and enjoy a healthy burst of energy too. Give your immune system a mid-day pick-me-up with an Immunity Booster shot, which hosts lemon, ginger, and cayenne.
A juice bar located in Oakland’s Hello Bistro, Delicious Raw carries over 20 juice and smoothie options at this location. With high-quality and raw super foods to choose from, you can get your ideal drink made to-order. Enjoy a superfoods-packed smoothie, like the Choco Booster, with raw cacao, avocado, acai berries dates, almond butter, and almond milk.
With so many juice and smoothie bar options in Pittsburgh, you are sure to find your favorite healthy treats for your springtime and summer need . Whether you are new to juices and smoothies, or you’re an advocate for the health benefits that sipping these beverages offer, you can join other Pittsburghers who indulge in mouthwatering, healthful treats. The people behind the counters at these juicy places have a wealth of knowledge. Ask them about how you can keep the juice most fresh if you bring some back to your apartment to enjoy at a later time.
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