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Gluten-Free Friendly Restaurants in the Brighton Howell Area

August 23, 2023

There is truly nothing worse than going to a restaurant that says they’re gluten-free and all they offer you is a salad. Eating at a restaurant can be challenging when you have a gluten intolerance. Luckily, the Brighton Howell Area offers a wide range of restaurants that have plenty of gluten-free options. Rest assured that these gluten-free friendly restaurants in the Brighton Howell Area have a delicious meal waiting for you.

Follow these tips to ensure a safe eating experience:

  1. Call the restaurant in advance to ask about their allergy protocols
  2. Visit the restaurant website ahead of time to check the menu for allergy-friendly meals
  3. Avoid buffets, as cross-contamination is more likely to occur
  4. Make your server aware of your allergy when you get to the restaurant
  5. Always bring an EpiPen or other necessary medications to stay safe, in the event that an accident does occur

Sushi Zen

📍: Brighton

If you have a love for sushi, you’re in luck. Sushi Zen in downtown Brighton has, hands down, some of the best Japanese cuisine you can find. This beloved sushi spot has a dedicated gluten-free menu which includes a variety of rolls, sashimi, and different types of appetizers. Don’t forget to ask for the gluten-free soy sauce! Note: This establishment is not a dedicated gluten-free restaurant and there might be cross-contamination,

Coratti’s Pizzeria Bar and Bocce

📍: Howell

Carb lovers will be in heaven at Coratti’s Pizzeria Bar and Bocce which offers both gluten-free pizza and gluten-free pasta! Create your own pizza or choose from one of the original pies without the worry of upsetting your stomach. Not in the mood for pizza? Substitute gluten-]ofree pasta in any of the offered dishes. You can even get dairy-free cheese added on top of your pizza or pasta!


📍: Brighton

chocolate decadance cake from bourbons in downtown brighton

Just because you have to live a life without gluten shouldn’t mean that you have to give up delicious food. Head to Bourbons on your next Brighton Howell Area adventure to enjoy gluten-free southern-inspired cuisine. Feast on melt-in-your-mouth braised short ribs, salmon, or other tasty dishes. Top off your meal with a decadent chocolate decadence cake for dessert.

El Arbol Taqueria

📍: Brighton

There truly is nothing like a Taco Tuesday – right? Well, at El Arbol Taqueria in downtown Brighton, you don’t have to miss out on another one just because you’re gluten-free. Indulge in your favorite Mexican dishes like chips & salsa, tacos, tostadas, elote, and other plates made gluten-free. Rest assured that the team here is knowledgeable about celiac and will take care of your gluten-free needs.

Firewood Grill

📍: Howell

Although Firewood Grill does not have a designated menu, the kitchen offers gluten-free pasta and buns to make a dish safe to eat. Pair your dish with a tasty craft cocktail to round out your meal. Don’t forget to order a gluten-free dessert to finish off your visit!

StateSide Deli

📍: Brighton

A delicious towering sandwich is one of the greater pleasures in life. Unfortunately, when you’re living gluten-free, it’s hard to find one that won’t upset your stomach. Thankfully, StateSide Deli located in the 2|42 Community Center, offers gluten-free bread available to substitute on any sandwich! Don’t forget to grab some fries to go along with your sandwich, they’re made in a dedicated gluten-free fryer.

Tomato Brothers

📍: Howell

gluten free pizza from tomato brothers in howell

One of the Howell community’s most beloved restaurants, Tomato Brothers offers a variety of gluten-free options! Eat like a local with gluten-free pizza crust, huge salads, and delicious meat and seafood dishes.

Canopy Lounge

📍: Brighton

The perfect hangout for a Guy’s Night Out, the Canopy Lounge‘s menu showcases specialty gluten-free dishes. This lounge specializes in unique dishes that will take your taste buds on a journey of flavor. Each celiac-friendly dish on the menu is certified gluten-free!

No More Belly Aching

📍: Brighton

Muffins from No More Belly Aching Bakery

For those looking for a sweet treat, check out this dairy-, nut-, and gluten-free kitchen. This local bakery specializes in making tasty baked goods that won’t upset your stomach. Using only quality ingredients ensures that the products that come out of the No More Belly Aching kitchen are safe to eat.

There’s no need to worry about getting a delicious gluten-free meal in the Brighton Howell Area. While enjoying your allergy-friendly meal, share it with us via #explorebha or tag us @explorebrightonhowellarea. Before planning your trip, grab a Visitors Guide to help you get the most out of your getaway.

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