5 Great Vegetarian Options in the Brighton-Howell Area

January 25, 2019

Calling all vegetarians! Did you know that the Brighton-Howell Area has tons of tasty options when it comes to meat-free meals? Whether you’re looking for something completely vegan or you’re a fan of fresh seafood, Livingston County has a great variety of restaurants offering selections for a vegetarian lifestyle. Next time you’re in the area, try one of these recommendations for a diverse menu with options for everyone in your party!


Poké Fresh

No matter what you’re fishing for, Howell’s new fresh sushi joint is sure to be your next favorite! Poké Fresh serves up this classic Hawaiian dish with a personalized twist. Order a poké bowl from the menu or create your custom masterpiece, complete with a wide array of fresh proteins for vegetarians, pescatarians, and meat-eaters alike! Finish your bowl off with your choice of over half a dozen sauces that bring home the flavor of the tropics. Leave room for dessert! Poké Fresh has a delicious selection of mochi ice cream to satisfy anyone’s sweet tooth.

The Fuel

Fuel up with this high-vibe eatery that seeks to redefine what it means to eat healthily! The Fuel specializes in raw, organic dishes that are made dairy-free, gluten-free, oil-free, and plant-based! You’ll never believe that the taco wrap, cinnamon roll, or even bacon (yep, that’s right!) on your plate is part of a completely vegan meal. Follow them on Instagram for a feast for your eyes before enjoying one of their delicious smoothies, bowls, wraps, or salads!

Go Taco!

While you can never go wrong with tacos, Go Taco has taken something already good and made it great! They go beyond typical vegetarian offerings of black or refried beans and have tacos made with local and seasonal fixings from Stone Coop Farm, as well as offering a farm fresh salad. Plus, many of their other menu items can be personalized and made to be either vegetarian or vegan-friendly. Don’t forget to order a beer on tap with your tacos, and be sure to check their Facebook page for specials and deals. Taco Tuesday, anyone?

The Wooden Spoon

The Wooden Spoon is Brighton’s local spot for delicious options for any diet! Whether you choose the vegan hummus wrap or arugula salad for lunch, or stop by for dinner and order the falafel platter or General Tso’s crispy tofu, you will be impressed by the bold flavors that The Wooden Spoon has to offer. Stop by on your next trip to Brighton to experience fresh ingredients from local farmers all across Livingston County, as well as other Michigan-based products.

La Marsa

One of the most locally loved Mediterranean spots in the Brighton-Howell Area is La Marsa. Offering healthy, fresh food that is bursting with flavor, La Marsa is the perfect spot for your next meat-free meal. Enjoy their house-made hummus, their specialty fattoush salad, mjadra lentils, and a side of mouth-watering warm garlic. If you’re looking to experience the Mediterranean diet, La Marsa is the spot for your next meal!

Are you hungry yet? The Brighton-Howell Area is a great spot for unique and fine-dining, and vegetarian options in Livingston County are no exception! If you stumble upon another delicious and meat-free meal on your next trip, we want to know! Be sure to use #LoveLivCo to start the conversation!

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the Fuel

the Fuel, 9689 Village Place Boulevard, Brighton, MI, 48116 USA

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Go Taco

Go Taco, East Main Street, Pinckney, MI, USA

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La Marsa

La Marsa Brighton, 543 West Grand River Avenue, Brighton, MI, USA

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Poké Fresh

Poké Fresh, East Grand River Avenue, Howell, MI, USA

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