Chinatown 534 E Woolbright Rd, Boynton Beach, FL 33435, USA
Listing Type : Chinese
Location : Boynton Beach
Phone : 561-737-2121
Opening Hours
  • Mon - Sat: 11:00 AM – 10:00 PM, Sun: 12:00 AM – 10:00 PM

How to order healthy foods out

Feel warm with hot Wonton Noodle SoupEveryone is in the healthy lifestyle these days. But, ordering out is not the typical Chinese in Boynton Beach anymore it takes a bit more thought to eat right when you go out. However, there is a way to do that effectively. Here we will give you more tips and tricks to ordering healthier foods when out including questions you ask your wait person.

Eating at Chain Restaurants

Nowadays, every business has a website. On their websites you can find their menus and you can know before you go. They typically have a fit fare or lean meals but you have to look deeper than that. The can be low calorie and not healthy. This is because the dressings they use or the fats they cook the food in can be unhealthy. There are even flavorings that they use that may actually be more chemical than not. For example now, Chinese food is among the healthiest you can order. Just make sure to ask them if they use MSG which is a chemical that is used to flavor bland foods. Being still the most popular takeout food next to pizza, they are now making their food fresh at the restaurant. Fresh vegetables and sesame or peanut oil being used in the cooking is great.

Healthiest Fast Food and Takeout

  • Chinese is a great choice of healthy and economical food. It makes you full fast and when the carbs make you hungry again you always have leftovers in those recyclable and reusable containers.
  • Pizza. They aren’t the most diet friendly choice because of the bread and cheese which you can’t take off a pizza. However, you do get some pretty good nutrition and if you order vegetable pizzas then even better. The pizza doesn’t cook long enough to fry the vegetables down to the point that they lose vitamins and such.
  • Soups and salads are hit or miss. Ask what they make the soup with. Stay away from creamy dressings. In fact vinaigrette ones are the best.