29 Dedicated-Free Restaurants

 
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The freedom to order anything on the menu - even dessert - is not just something non-food allergic people can experience. These 29 dedicated-free restaurants are free from at least one allergen based on our user’s reviews. Please continue to share these #foodallergyunicorns on the app! 🦄

Arizona | California | Florida | Illinois | Maryland | Massachusetts | Michigan | Minnesota | New Jersey
New York | Ohio | Texas | Virginia | Washington

 
 

ARIZONA

 

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Intentional Foods

Location: Mesa, Arizona

Free from: Top 8 Allergens + Sesame

“Food allergic people’s dream! No outside food or drinks allowed inside, area to wash your hands, friendly staff, market area to buy products from places like Enjoy Life, and everything is free from top 8 allergens + sesame. They source their ingredients down to the salt they use. I feel very safe eating here and the food is fantastic!”

@mimihymel02 who manages tree nut and nutmeg allergies


CALIFORNIA


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Little Gem

Location: San Francisco, California

Free from: Milk + Gluten

“Calling all dairy-free customers! This is a fantastic find in San Francisco. The ENTIRE menu is dairy-free, gluten-free. It is named correctly…a real gem. My 7-year-old son is severely allergic to dairy. This is the first time we have ever…as a family of 5…shared everything on our plates. Not a concern or worry! This night made an impression on us unlike any other experience eating out. Go there.”

@jens who manages a milk allergy


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RAAM

Location: San Jose, California

Free from: Peanuts + Tree Nuts

“This is the only place my daughter has been comfortable eating ramen, and it’s delicious. They don’t have any nuts on the premises, and you can literally watch them prepare your food.

@zenwoman who manages peanut, tree nut, apricot, cherry, melon and peach allergies


FLORIDA

 

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The Whole Enchilada - Mexican Restaurant

Location: Plantation, Florida

Free From: Peanuts

“Located outside the Broward Mall, party vibe, happy hours, delicious food! The menu is peanut-free, they are very accommodating 🎉.”

@amandarodriguez who manages a peanut allergy


ILLINOIS


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Wheat’s End Cafe

Location: Chicago, IL

Free from: Gluten

“Wheat’s End is the gold standard for allergy awareness in restaurants! It is a 100% dedicated gluten-free facility and most of their products are not only gluten-free, but vegan. The staff is very knowledgeable about all allergies. The best part about this full-service cafe is that my family and friends who do not have food allergies enjoy coming there because the food is delicious!”

@takeyoursweetthyme who manages tree nut and Celiac-gluten allergies


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Las Asadas Fresh Mexican Grill Taqueria

Location: Chicago, Illinois

Free from: Peanuts, Tree Nuts, Sesame

“This is my son’s go-to in the neighborhood. No nuts or sesame on the menu or in the restaurant. It is a bare-bones taqueria but delicious. Their carne aside tacos are awesome, and my son loves the burrito grande.”

@sheberhard who manages peanuts, tree-nuts, seeds, hemp allergies


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Split-Rail

Location: Chicago, Illinois

Free from: Peanuts + Tree Nuts

This Restaurant is NUT-FREE! The chef has life-threatening nut allergies and the staff are not allowed to bring nuts to work. My daughter could eat EVERYTHING on the menu including desserts! There are a lot of gluten-free and vegan options too. The main feature is fried chicken but there are a lot of vegetarian options too. Heaven!”

@susie, who manages peanut and tree nut allergies


Pono Ono Poke

Location: Evanston, Illinois

Free from: Gluten + Dairy

Everything is gluten and dairy free. They prepare each meal individually and are very accommodating if you tell them you can’t have a certain ingredient.”

@luciapane, who manages tree nut, milk, wheat, garlic, mushroom, onion, apple, banana, blackberry, peach, barley, rye, chickpea, and lentil allergies


Peggy Kinnane's Irish Restaurant & Pub

Location: Arlington Heights, Illinois

Free from: Peanuts

This restaurant does not use peanuts. All the food is safe for peanut allergies. The waitstaff is very knowledgeable on which foods are safe for other allergens.”

@rsommerville, who manages a peanut allergy


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Standard Tacos & Margaritas

Location: Westmont, Illinois

Free from: Peanuts + Tree Nuts

“Really good food, and no nuts in their kitchen.

@cwittemann, who manages peanuts, tree nuts, seeds, fruits, legumes, Eoe-gluten, lamb allergies


MARYLAND


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One Dish Cuisine Cafe, Deli and Bakery

Location: Ellicott City, Maryland

Free from: Top 8 Allergens + Sesame

“This restaurant is dedicated to feeding people with food allergies. Our family has enjoyed it on numerous occasions. I pulled this from their website: “At One Dish Cuisine - Cafe, Deli and Bakery, our mission is to welcome our underserved population back to the table by offering safe and healthy meals… GREAT tasting meals. We are thrilled to be Maryland’s and the United States’ only compeltely Gluten-Free, Certified Gluten-Free, Allergen-Friendly and Vegan-Friendly Cafe, Deli and Bakery. Certified GF to 5ppm by the CSA (Celiac Support Association). How we keep you safe: Our facility is free of: Gluten (Wheat, Rye, Barley) Oats, Soy, Eggs, Fish, Shellfish, Sesame, Peanuts and Tree Nuts (except Coconut in very limited products). We operate with two different cooking lines with dedicated equipment.””

@walzmd who manages peanuts, tree nuts, milk and egg


Carrol’s Creek Cafe

Location: Annapolis, Maryland

Free from: Peanuts + Tree Nuts

Nut free!”

@ehrspokin, who manages peanut, tree nut, kiwi and legume allergies

 

MASSACHUSETTS

 

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Antonio's Pizza

Location: Amherst, MA

Free from: Peanuts + Tree Nuts

“Everything in their place is completely nut-free. Even their pesto pizzas do not contain nuts! Great late night pizza!”

@sackerman13, who manages peanuts, tree nuts, soy, shellfish, seeds, fruits, grains, legumes, sulfites


MICHIGAN


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Jose Babushka's

Location: Grand Rapids, Michigan

Free From: Peanut

"Peanut free menu!"

@tashamu2004 who manages peanut and tree nut allergies


MINNESOTA


Crave American Kitchen & Sushi Bar

Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota

Free from: Sesame

They are one of the only places I know that has sesame free sushi, and they are amazing!

@poppy who manages peanut, tree nut and sesame allergies


NEW JERSEY


Matsuyama

Location: Englewood, New Jersey

Free from: Peanuts

"I went here for lunch. I got ramen and sushi. The waitress said there are no peanuts in the restaurant. The place is small but quaint and just off the main shopping street. The food tasted good."

@leslieevans who manages a peanut allergy


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Kimchi Smoke Barbecue

Location: Westwood, New Jersey

Free from: Peanuts + Tree Nuts

"The chef/owner’s son has nut allergies, so the staff is well-educated, and the food is nut free. And it tastes fantastic!"

@shcroce, who manages peanut and tree nut allergies


NEW YORK


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TBar

Location: New York, New York

Free from: Peanuts + Tree Nuts

"They are 100% nut free — even the bread! And the food is delicious!!”

@nycfoods, who manages a tree nut allergy


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Bagel Emporium of Port Chester

Location: Port Chester, New York

Free from: Peanuts + Tree Nuts

"They do not make any bagels with nuts. All of their bagels are considered nut free. I’ve eaten from here countless times and never had a reaction. However, I never get my bagel sliced and always slice it at home to be safe."

@sackerman13, who manages peanut, tree nut, soy, shellfish, mustard, shellfish, apricot, cherry, kiwi, melon, peach, quinoa, legume, and sulfite allergies


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Di Raimo Pizza

Location: Huntington, New York

Free from: Peanuts + Tree Nuts

"100% nut free and THE BEST NY PIZZA!"

@gabbylevinson who manages peanut, tree nut and peach allergies


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Big Daddy's

Location: New York, New York

Free from: Peanuts + Tree Nuts

"Big Daddy’s restaurant is nut free. Although one of my children has multiple food allergies, she was still able to choose from a majority of foods on the menu. The atmosphere and decor are fun, similar to an old-fashioned diner. The food is colorful and delicious. We will definitely be back!"

@stephsork who manages tree nut, shrimp, flax, mustard, sesame and Canola oil allergies


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Clino's Pizza Pasta & Things

Location: Port Chester, New York

Free from: Peanuts + Tree Nuts

"There are no peanuts or nuts in the restaurant. This has been my go-to place for years, and their food is delicious! They do have one fryer though, so be careful if you are allergic to shellfish. They are very well-trained and know their menu well, so they will confidently tell you what is safe!"

@sackerman13 who manages peanut, tree nut, soy, shellfish, mustard, shellfish, apricot, cherry, kiwi, melon, peach, quinoa, legume, and sulfite allergies


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CAVA

Location: Rye Brook, New York

Free from: Peanuts + Tree Nuts

"As of right now, their website state that they are peanut and tree nut free. I ask whenever I go in, and when I say I have a food allergy, the staff change their gloves. Everything is kept separate, so I have never had an issue from any cross contamination with hummus or lentils."

@sackerman, who manages peanut, tree nut, soy, shellfish, mustard, shellfish, apricot, cherry, kiwi, melon, peach, quinoa, legume, and sulfite allergies


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Kira Sushi

Location: New York, New York

Free from: Peanuts + Tree Nuts

"They do not have any type of nuts on their whole menu and say everything there is safe. I have eaten there more times than I can count and have never had a problem. If you are allergic to sesame seeds, make sure to let them know when you order, as they put them on most rolls and sprinkle them on dishes."

@sackerman13 who manages peanut, tree nut, soy, shellfish, mustard, shellfish, apricot, cherry, kiwi, melon, peach, quinoa, legume, and sulfite allergies


OHIO


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Sweet Carrot

Location: Columbus, Ohio

Free from: Peanuts + Tree Nuts

100% NUT FREE!! The food is amazing, and we go here regularly.”

@sweetescookie, who manages tree nut, barley and rye allergies


TEXAS

 

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ATX Cocina

Location: Austin, Texas

Free from: Gluten

“This restaurant is 100% gluten-free and the food is BEYOND. Incredible apps and mains, delicious drinks, and knowledgable staff.”

@rkba, who manages Celiac-gluten and milk allergies


VIRGINIA


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Tio Pablo

Location: Richmond, VA

Free from: Gluten

This restaurant is dedicated gluten free! The staff is educated and proactive, their protocols are clear and consistent and the menu is really helpful!”

@trwoodburn, who manages peanut, tree nut, wheat and Celiac-gluten allergies


WASHINGTON


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De Leon's Taco & Bar

Location: Spokane, Washington

Free from: Peanuts + Tree Nuts

The food here is great and nut free! The waitstaff here is really well educated and consistent. ”

@sarahanna, who manages peanut and tree nut allergies


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