As the green movement takes off, more and more people are becoming health conscious–and more and more health food stores are popping up across Long Island. Here are your favorites.
Long Islanders Voted Wild By Nature Market in Huntington Best Health Food on Long Island!
Wild By Nature Market
369 W. Main St.
Long Island’s answer to organic food from a homegrown retailer has a mission: fresh local ingredients when possible, attention to healthy ingredients, a wide range of vitamins and prepared foods for a quick meal. Wild By Nature earns its Best of L.I. accolades by staying true to this mission, keeping Islanders healthy and full.
2nd Place – Sherry’s The Healthy Gourmet, 89 Deer Park Ave., Babylon. 631-661-5552. www.sherryshealth.com
Sherry’s is well stocked health food store. They seem to have everything. They have an impressive selection of foods and other products geared towards living a healthy lifestyle. Plus the service is quick and pleasant.
3rd Place - Rising Tide, 42 Forest Ave., Glen Cove. 516-676-7895. www.risingtidemarket.com
This place has an excellent selection and has a friendly knowledgeable staff. It is a small organic market with an abundance of natural items. Their deli case is always full with scrumptious, fresh foods of wraps, chicken quesadillas, meatless meatballs and vegetarian chili. Also noteworthy is that they have tons of Gluten free foods and desserts!
National - Trader Joe’s, Multiple locations. www.traderjoes.com
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