Loyal fans of the Pilates Platinum workout know just how challenging our sweat sessions can be. You walk out feeling strong, fierce, and ready for anything! And with all those calories burned, there’s nothing better than a trusted, healthy, (and convenient) neighborhood joint to step into to help refuel and recharge! So when you find yourself at our lovely 2nd Street Santa Monica location and not sure where to go, check out this fab list of some of our neighborhood faves!
Turn your Santa Monica Platinum workout into a much-needed rejuvenation session with our list of local spots to refuel and recharge!
- FLOWER CHILD: http://www.iamaflowerchild.com
This new Santa Monica favorite, just a few blocks from Pilates Platinum, boasts healthy food for a happy world. True to its name, this place is just about the brightest and happiest place on the West Side! Expect gorgeous top to bottom on-theme decor, fresh table-side flowers, and hands down the best avocado toast in town! Need a little comfort? Choose their seasonal homemade veggie soup – the cauliflower Thai basil is not to be missed!
- TENDER GREENS: http://www.tendergreens.com
Want a sit-down restaurant that’s cool and casual enough for you to wear your Sweaty Betty’s? If so, Tender Greens is definitely the place! Literally steps away from Pilates Platinum Santa Monica, this relaxed fine casual restaurant consistently delivers the goods. From big salads, to hot plates, to gluten free desserts, count on Tender Greens to get you right. The best part? For a post-workout Sunday Funday, indulge in a refreshing glass of vino or local beer on tap.
- SWEET GREEN: http://www.sweetgreen.com
Sleek, clean, and simple, we’ve got a real sweet spot for Sweet Greens. With a focus on quality food, generous portions, and a great price-point, Sweet Greens is a great go-to for the gal on the go! Choose from their savory greens and their hearty grains, and be sure to save a little room for their signature lemonades! Looking for a little protein in your life? The Bento bowl for those pescatarians out there is protein-rich, delicious, and won’t disappoint!
- TRUE FOOD: http://www.truefoodkitchen.com
True Food is a tried and true restaurant perfect for a lovely post-class lunch-date with your Pilates pal! Clean, bright, and always yummy, this local favorite offers wholesome balanced choices that leave you feeling great. With a knack for pairing popular trends with healthy living,
True Food is a perfect choice for well-deserved replenishing. Thought Pizza was off limits? Think again! Decked in summer squash, broccolini, wild mushrooms and asparagus, these veggie-packed must-haves are right on target!
- BEAMING: http://www.livebeaming.com
Just a quick jaunt from Pilates Platinum on Santa Monica’s lovely Montana Avenue, Beaming is how you’ll feel when you leave this effortlessly cool superfood cafe. Created with the intention of helping people realize the power of food as medicine, this is just the kind of place you want to step into post-sweat sesh. With a wide selection of smoothies, fresh juices, raw nut mylks, and superfood snacks, your taste buds will thank you while your body revives itself. Our favorite (non) guilty pleasure? Their nutrient-dense chia pudding any time of the day!
Where do you skip over to for your Santa Monica post-pilates refueling? Tell us your favorites, and we’ll see you in the hood!