February 03, 2011

Urth Caffe (food)

Urth has good coffee - fact. Their 100% chemical free, certified organically grown whole bean coffee is, undoubtedly, their pride and joy. But their salads and sandwiches also fare quite well. There IS such a thing as happy, healthy eating! Go give this hipster mecca a try.

[all pictures courtesy of gmoon.]

Top: Urth's Farmer Salad - $12.50
Bottom: Half order of the Urth Salad - $9.50 (full order: $11.95)
With mixed greens, hearts of palm, garbanzo beans (all organic), Kalamata olives, cherry tomatoes, feta cheese, pine nuts, and tossed in a vinegrette, the classic Urth Salad is always a crowd pleaser.

Chicken Quesadilla - $11.95
Grilled chicken and Monterey Jack cheese in a warm flour tortilla and served with black beans, guac, and salad on the side. (other options incude: tuna, grilled veggies, soy cheese).

Who gets Mexican at an organic place, right? Well, turns out, the quesadilla was delicious.

Urth's Farmer Salad - $12.50

Urth's Farmer Salad is also delicious. it includes French radishes, grilled artichokes, shaved fennel, shaved parm, and glazed pecans over a bed of organic baby spinach with a peppercorn dressing.

Left: Vanilla Milkshake - $4.50
Right: Spanish Latte Granita - $4.75

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cuisine: American
locations: Santa Monica, Beverly Hills, WeHo, DTLA
hours: M-Th: 6:30 AM - 11:00 PM; Fri-Sat: 6:30 AM - midnight

website: { websiteyelp }
attire: Casual
parking: street

notes: Avoid peak hours (Sunday brunch) or holidays unless you like to be rushed through your meal.