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The Cool Off Guide – Light Summer Bites

With Ramadan behind us and summer at our doorstep, it’s about time we start thinking about eating light and feeling right with some dope Summer Bites! We’ve found the best light summer bites that’ll keep you feeling refreshed all summer long.

Sushi was made for summer and Sushi Den offers some of the best sushi in the city. Spicy tuna maki, anyone?

The key to Taqueria Fresh Jo’s tacos is their fresh, HOMEMADE tortillas and guacamole. Their Tacos de Asada are the ~essence~ of summer.

Rice Paper Rolls aka summer rolls from Papaya Thai Kitchen are probably the lightest bite you’ll ever experience (at least from this list). The satisfying crunch of the veggies will make this experience even more delightful. 

We love us a good smoothie, especially when it’s served in a margarita glass. The Lemon and Kiwi smoothie at High Garden is refreshingly delicious and the perfect summer treat.

If you’re lucky enough to be in Weibdeh during Joz Hind’s operating hours, then consider yourself blessed. Their menu changes daily but always features the freshest and the most delicious ingredients that’ll leave you feeling refreshed.

This scrumptious, plant protein-packed salad from Gaia Brunch to Aperitivo will take you back to spring with its fresh taste and crunchy texture.

This Armenian inspired spot has their recipes on point. If you’re looking for something to cool off with, indulge in Levant’s refreshing Eggplant Salad topped with pomegranates.

We are ALL for guilt-free desserts, especially during the summer months. The Fit Bar serves up some delicious and super healthy desserts. Try their tiramisu and we promise you won’t realize it’s actually good for you.

There’s nothing more refreshing than an ice cold fresh squeezed juice. Fruit Salad has all your fav fruits ready to be freshly squeezed into a refreshing mid-day treat.

Summer calls for all things avocado and we can’t get enough of OJ’s Avocado Crunch Salad and neither will you once you try it.

This salad from Yoshi packs various lush flavors from the savory to the sweet, from the sour to the spicy – it’ll be sure to entice your taste buds.

Okay, so maybe shawarma isn’t the lightest meal for summer BUT Salad Boutique did us a solid and made our fav meal into a delicious summer salad. P.S. their menu changes daily so make sure to check in the a.m.!

Treat your palate with exquisite Turkish flavors from Zambak Turkish Cuisine, a mix of eggplant, peppers, potato, yogurt that will melt in your mouth, and keep you cool for the rest of your day.

The MedShed’s bite-sized snacks are the perfect pick-me-up for those bustling summer days. Current craving? Chocolate Peanut Truffles.

This crab salad from Brix Pub is all about bright colors, crunchy lettuce, and fruity dressing. The presentation of this dish is as fresh as its taste.

May every bite you indulge in from this list be as fresh as the ocean breeze.

Lemur Love,

The Tip n’ Tag Team