Food & Drink


2015 Winner: Life Alive

OK, OK. With menu items like “The Goddess,” “The Swami” and “The Udon Miso Masterful,” this organic cafe won’t shatter any stereotypes about earthy-crunchy-touchy-feely types. Who cares? Get your mind right, your damned chakras aligned and your (soon-to-be firmer) ass to this affordable spot, where the grain-based salad bowls, vitamin-packed smoothies, just-squeezed juices and other flavorful fare is as delicious as it is healthful. Goofy names, great eats.

Life Alive

765 Mass. Ave., Cambridge • (617) 354-5433

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