The Craving: Calorie-Conscious Cuisine

Stop counting calories with these sinless favorites.

Try these low-calorie options in Beverly Hills for a real treat.

1) The Farm of Beverly Hills

Next time you're at enjoy an omelet, but skip the cheese and substitute the meat for locally-grown, organic vegetables. Try an asparagus and mushrooms omelet for a healthy start to the day at around 300 calories.

Price for yummy, calorie-conscious cuisine: $10.45.

The Farm of Beverly Hills, 439 N. Beverly Dr.; 310-273-5578.

2) Greenleaf Gourmet Chopshop 

We all know salads are good for us, but we're not always in the mood for greens. There are some good alternatives, believe it or not, at . Order the five grain bread and turkey burger for a hearty meal at around 400 calories. The freshly-sliced tomatoes, onions and peppery mixed greens make for a flavorful finishing touch.

Price for yummy, calorie-conscious cuisine: $10.95.

Greenleaf Gourmet Chopshop, 9671 Wilshire Blvd.; 310-246-0756.

3) Toppings Yogurt

displays all of the nutritional info for their half-dozen flavors of yogurt each day. A one-half cup serving starts at only 70 calories. The rotating flavors include low-fat cookies and cream, cappuccino and vanilla cheesecake. Recommendation: vanilla cheesecake with fresh strawberries on top.

Price for yummy, calorie-conscious cuisine: 39 cents per ounce of yogurt and toppings.

Toppings Yogurt, 349 S. Robertson Blvd.; 310-652-6455.

Check out MyFitnessPal.com for other calorie estimates.


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