BY HOODLINE – A new juice bar and smoothie spot, offering açaí bowls and more, has opened its doors in the neighborhood. Called Vitality Bowls, the fresh addition—one of dozens in California but the first in SF—is located at 270 5th St. (between Tehama St & Clementina St) in SoMa.

Vitality Bowls, which celebrated its grand opening on Sept. 21st, offers a variety of healthy menu items, with more than 15 variations of the açaí bowl, from the “Warrior Bowl (topped with organic granola, bananas, strawberries, almonds, goji berries and honey) to the “Dragon Bowl” (with strawberries, kiwi, almonds, goji berries, bee pollen and honey). Paninis,  smoothies, juices and salads are on offer as well. (See the full menu here.)

With a five-star rating out of three reviews on Yelp so far, Vitality Bowls seems to be a welcome addition to the neighborhood.

Tiffany N., who was among the first Yelpers to review the new spot on September 21st, said: “We came for the grand opening and Michael was super helpful in offering his recommendations at vitality bowl’s newest and only SF location.”

Yelper DiDi D. added: “These acai bowls are very refreshing and filling. I would most definitely come back here.”

And Stephen S. said: “It’s open!!!! Delicious and refreshing!! Big menu and I got the large vitality bowl and a kids size for my daughter. Excellent and friendly customer service. Food arrived very quickly.”

Head on over to check it out: Vitality Bowls is open daily from 8am–8pm.

COVID-19 information

As we diligently follow COVID-19 updates and developments from the Center for Disease Control (CDC), most Vitality Bowls locations remain open as our team closely follows all public health recommendations to keep our customers, employees and communities healthy and safe.

Our goal has always been to provide the most nutritious food possible to our customers, and we are dedicated to that mission now more than ever.

Some aspects of the Vitality Bowls experience have been modified, including some locations limiting dining experiences to take-out and delivery only. Please contact your local Vitality Bowls regarding in-store dining availability.

We are confident that we will get through this together as a community. In the meantime, Vitality Bowls is here for you, to provide healthy, nutritious meals for you and your family.


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