Enjoy the Best Gourmet Salads at These Restaurants in Plano

Fresh salads at one of the best restaurants in Plano.

On a hot summer day, a delicious salad makes a perfect meal. The combination of juicy tomatoes, crunchy carrots, crisp cucumbers, and luscious summer greens makes for a satisfying experience. If you’re craving such a treat, check out the gourmet salad offerings at these restaurants in Plano.

The Latin Pig 

At The Latin Pig, the focus is on dishes that stay true to traditional Cuban flavors. You’ll love what this restaurant has in store for you!

The chef, a 60-year-old matriarch, has a lifetime of experience, and the dishes she serves have roots dating back to the 16th century. Presently, the restaurant has a four-star rating on Yelp. Locals appreciate the food as much as the authentic 1950s Havana decor.

Be sure to try the lechuga y tomate salad served with a vinegar and oil dressing. It pairs well with a glass of Materva, a carbonated drink made from yerba mate. If this delicious salad has whetted your appetite, check out the entrees from the pork, beef, chicken, goat, and seafood menus.

Sixty Vines 

Sixty Vines is well known for combining gourmet food and great wine to satisfy the most discriminating palates. The restaurant is a welcoming haven, where guests can watch the chefs work their magic while they dine.

All of the meals are inspired by unique wine flavors and feature the finest, freshest ingredients. The varied menu offers salads such as Crab Louie. It features jumbo lump crab, marinated tomatoes, chopped free-range eggs, asparagus, and tender Bibb lettuce. 

If that isn’t your style, try the house salad, which features a spring mix, candied walnuts, fresh strawberries, and peppered pecorino in a citrus-honey vinaigrette.

Sixty Vines also offers an array of wines on tap. The last glass is as fresh as the first, and each is served at the perfect temperature. 

Whiskey Cake Kitchen & Bar

The chefs at Whiskey Cake prepare delicious farm-to-table dishes from scratch. They use locally sourced ingredients and slow-cooking methods to bring out the flavors of the dishes.

Best of all, the restaurant offers a casual setting, where guests can enjoy a leisurely meal. If you’re craving a salad, this is the place to satisfy those cravings. Be sure to try the crispy chicken & spinach, bacon & egg, and shrimp & grain salads.

In particular, the shrimp & grain salad features local greens, sweet chili shrimp, apples, root veggies, candied cashews, and peppadews (pickled sweet peppers).

For dessert, you’ll want a slice of whiskey cake, a luscious coffee torte with spiced pecans and homemade vanilla whipped cream.

All in all, these restaurants in Plano offer great salads to satisfy every craving.

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