The newly opened True Food Kitchen at Roosevelt Field Mall in Garden City, NY offered a “healthy hello” to frontline healthcare workers at NYU Winthrop Hospital in Mineola on Tuesday, September 8th.
The new healthy, flavor-forward restaurant opened its doors on September 1st after a five month delay due to COVID-19. With new health and safety protocols in place, the national concept opened its 34th location in the country and first in New York.
“We are honored to become part of the Long Island community and wanted to share a healthy hello to our neighbors at NYU Winthrop Hospital. Delivering meals to the frontline healthcare workers is our way of saying thank you for all you have been doing during this pandemic. We are excited to finally have the community experience our philosophy and food,” shares Shannon Keller, Chief Marketing Officer, True Food Kitchen.
True Food Kitchen’s flavor-forward menu is carefully crafted with each season to let guests experience produce at the peak of its freshness and flavor. A preview of fall menu items debuted on the opening menu including the Butternut Squash Pizza, Butternut Squash Soup and Squash Pie. The complete fall menu will make its debut on September 30. Look for new items such as: Roasted Brussels Sprouts, Charred Cauliflower, Lasagna Bolognese and the Seasonal Ingredient Salad with fall ingredients such as butternut squash, cauliflower, brussels sprouts, cannellini bean, organic kale and toasted mulberry. Signature dishes such as Spaghetti Squash Casserole, Organic Tuscan Kale Salad, Ancient Grains Bowl and the Grass-Fed Burger remain on the menu year round and as always the menu caters to every food preference with an assortment of delicious vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free options and a kids menu.
As part of the late September menu launch, guests can also look forward to enjoying fall cocktails as the restaurant’s scratch bar debuts a seasonal lineup of fresh cocktails: The Cape with organic vodka, ginger liqueur, cranberry and lime; La Paloma with organic tequila, pamplemousse, Aleppo salt and honey; and The Herbalist with gin, orange, honey, chamomile and lemon. Look for natural fall refreshers and organic teas including Apple Lemonade, Cranberry Limeade and Sparkling Yerba Matte Tea.
True Food Kitchen in Garden City is now open Sunday – Thursday 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Friday and Saturday 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Reservations for on-site dining are available through OpenTable, and the restaurant will accept walk-ins as well, maintaining social distancing through the waitlist process. Take out and delivery will be available for the full menu via online ordering. Special family meals for two, four or six will be available “to-go” including choice of starters, salads and entrees. For further information contact True Food Kitchen in Garden City at 516-559-4728.
About True Food Kitchen: Founded in Phoenix, Ariz. in 2008, True Food Kitchen is a restaurant and lifestyle brand inspired by the philosophy that food should make you feel better, not worse, and that great tasting food and thoughtfully crafted beverages can serve as the foundation for a life well lived. The restaurant brand is driven by a passionate collective of accomplished chefs, visionary restauranteurs, and a renowned doctor of integrative medicine – who believe delicious dining and conscious nutrition can go hand in hand, without sacrificing flavor, creativity or indulgence. True Food’s seasonal menu is guided by the principles of Dr. Andrew Weil’s anti-inflammatory food pyramid. True Food Kitchen emphasizes wholesome, simple ingredients with simple preparations to highlight the natural health benefits and flavors of each ingredient. From nutrient-dense staples and carefully sourced proteins to little-known superfoods, True Food Kitchen is committed to sourcing the most responsible, most creative, freshest in-season ingredients. True Food Kitchen has 35 locations in 16 states including Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Louisiana, Maryland, Missouri, Nevada, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia, with a robust development pipeline spanning the United States. To learn more, visit the website.
About Roosevelt Field: A retail destination for fashion, dining, discovery and community, Roosevelt Field is owned and managed by Simon, headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana. The center is anchored by Neiman Marcus, Bloomingdales, Nordstrom, Macy’s, JCPenney, and Dick’s Sporting Goods and has more than 250 specialty stores, including many first-to-market concepts. Simon launched the edit @ Roosevelt Field, a first of its kind, scalable, turnkey retail platform that brings together emerging brands to pilot new products in an interactive and experiential retail space. Roosevelt Field features a fast- casual Dining District along with restaurants offering an eclectic mix of cuisine, including Small Batch by Tom Colicchio, Osteria Morini, The Capital Grille, Grand Lux Café and Seasons 52 and is conveniently located at the intersection of Old Country Road and Meadowbrook Parkway in Garden City. Guests will find unparalleled customer service with amenities including complimentary Wi-Fi; indoor device charging stations; valet parking; complimentary wheelchairs; strollers; comfortable soft seating areas and a post office. For more information, please go to simon.com. Visit simon.com/mall/roosevelt-field for the latest mall events and retailer updates; on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.