Acai bowls have become a staple food in every LA girl’s diet. It’s delicious, healthy for you, and once you snap a picture of your bowl filled with a rainbow of colors from all of the fruits, nuts, and granola added as toppings, the acai bowl makes one great photo to share on Instagram too!
The acai bowl is made from the blended acai berry and topped with an assortment of fruit and other delicious treats that give you a perfect fix of antioxidants, protein and energy. Acai is a superfood that helps to increase heart health and energy levels. It also contains antioxidants and helps against aging and fatigue!
Now, with the craze of acai bowls sweeping across the nation, especially here in LA, there are places that offer acai bowls at just about every corner you turn to. Here are seven of the greatest acai bowls in LA you need to try right now!
If you’re looking for a place that will help you focus on eating healthier and getting that good cleanse you need, then look no further as Juice Crafters is the place for you. In addition to being known for all of its outstanding cold press juices and smoothies, Juice Crafters also has four, incredible acai bowls to choose from. You can either get the Brazilian Super Blend, the Kale Blend, the Berry Blast Bowl, or (the one I recommend the most) the Protein Acai Bowl. You can also add on some other toppings to make your acai bowl just how you like it.
Another excellent place to go and get an amazing acai bowl is at Ubatuba Acai. At this location, you get a frozen acai blend on the bottom topped with strawberries, bananas, granola, and another topping of your choice. It’s great to finally find a food that’s not only scrumptious but also super healthy for you. At Ubatuba Acai they also offer empanadas, so you basically get the best of both worlds.
The Harvest Bar
The Harvest Bar in Sherman Oaks has a wide array of fantastic acai bowls. In the mood for a meal with some extra protein added in? Then, go ahead and get yourself the Super Protein bowl or the PB & Banana Bowl. The Harvest Bar also has a classic acai bowl or if you’re in the mood to make a quick trip to paradise, they have an acai bowl for that too. No, really – they have an acai bowl called “Paradise” and it tastes out of this world with the added granola, pineapple, strawberries and coconut.
Nekter Juice Bar
Nekter Juice Bar is another place that every health enthusiast loves to go to. If you haven’t already, you need to go to this juice bar for some of the greatest juice cleanses and smoothies you will ever taste. Another highly recommended item from Nekter is their acai bowls, of course. Their acai bowls will have you feeling refreshed and wanting more.
The name says it all – their acai bowls are… amazing! Amazebowls gets super creative with their acai bowls – from the names of their bowls to the way they present them. Some of the many acai bowls you can choose from include “Fresh Prince of Bowl Air,” “Dragon Bowl Z,” and “Rio Deal,” amongst others. You can even get your acai bowl in a coconut. Just be warned, you’re going to be taking tons of photos of the coconut acai bowl before you can even try devouring it.
Liquid Juice Bar
Right on Melrose Avenue, a terrific place for you to pick up an acai bowl is at Liquid Juice Bar. You can add a variety of toppings on the acai bowl and also enjoy detox drinks and fresh juices. Plus, they have a secret menu so if you head on over to the Liquid Juice Bar, you definitely need to try their Pitaya Bowl!
Acai Jungle Bowls Cafe
Acai bowls, smoothies, shakes, and paninis – oh my! The Acai Jungle Bowls Cafe is definitely a jungle you’d want to take a visit to. The Acai Jungle Bowls Cafe has a fun atmosphere that will make you feel like you took a trip to a tropical place all while eating your energizing acai bowl.