By Mikayla Baiocchi | August 25, 2016 | Food & Drink
What's not to love about an açai bowl? A veritable dish based on the Brazilian superfood açai berry, the mix frequently incorporates fresh berries, oats, peanut butter, and other delectable goods. Here, six East End spots doing this bowl justice.
The colorful açai bowls at this laid-back juice shop truly mirror fun and refreshing summer days. Here, açai berries are blended with organic apple juice and then mixed with your choice of toppings. Go for the popular blueberry, banana, honey, granola, and bee pollen topped dish. 27 Race Ln., East Hampton, 527-5273
This wholesome market embraces the popular build-your-own style of eating when it comes to their açai bowls. Start with a plain base of pureed açai, banana, and pineapple, then pile on the delicious add-ins like fruit, nut butters, honey, and more. Before you leave, shop their aisles of organic goodies for more healthy finds. 85 Springs Fireplace Road, East Hampton, 604-1566
At Joni’s, you can completely immerse yourself in the season by enjoying your summery açai bowl at one of their picnic tables under the sun. Within a pleasant, seaside ambiance, enjoy the eatery’s nutty Rio açai bowl, featuring raw walnuts, almonds, sunflower seeds, and berries. 34 S. Etna Ave., Montauk, 668-3663
This surfer-chic cafe embraces the fruity goodness of açai by offering unique bowls like the Montauk and the PB&J. If you want to stick to the basics, you can always make your own, too. 805 Montauk Hwy, Montauk, 804-9150
Find nature at this Bayport eatery as you dive into your made-to-order açai bowl amongst earthy terrariums and wood-paneled walls. This lovely hideaway is the ideal blend of atmosphere and food, making it a haven for those that love this West Coast dish. 570 Middle Road, Bayport, 472-1857
In 2013, this popular Manhattan juice chain found its place in Southampton, offering revelers two variations of the beloved dish: the traditional açai blueberry bowl and the rich almond butter bowl—a spicy, nutty twist. Topped with banana, granola, and berries, you can’t go wrong with either. 93 Main St., Southampton, 212-777-0034