Eat healthy, organic and natural at The Beet Box Cafe in Haleiwa. A hand-written chalkboard on the wall displays their wide variety of smoothies, and the menu by the cash register shares the healthy breakfast and lunch dishes. Offerings here are named after area surf breaks and Bob Marley tunes: everything here's infused with positive vibes.
If you're into vegetarian or vegan food, this is the place to go on the North Shore. The good news is that The Beet Box appeals across the board; those who usually eat meat still love the menu at The Beet Box.
The Beet Box Cafe — Photo courtesy of The Beet Box Cafe
Menu includes uniquely named dishes such as the Duppy Conqueror (rice, beans, avocado and mango salsa), Optimistic Thought (hummus wrap) and Three Little Birds (sauteed fake bacon in a sandwich). Salads, tofu dishes and other wraps and sandwiches compose the rest of the menu.
The offbeat atmosphere boasts multi-colored tables, posters with positive messages and plants. The menu is infused with an abundance of locally grown produce.
Beet Box on wheels — Photo courtesy of The Beet Box Cafe
The Beet Box is located in the back of Celestial Natural Foods, a small health food store. In addition to the cafe, you can find The Beet Box Cafe on wheels down by Pipeline on the North Shore. Although there's limited seating in the small restaurant, take out is always a great option here. Call ahead to avoid a wait.