Thursday, 07 May 2015 00:00

We'll Help You Get That Beach Bod

Chattanooga mexican restaurantWe don’t have to tell you that you should be eating Mexican food as often as possible, obviously you know it’s the best! However, it tends to get a fattening reputation. While margs and queso aren’t necessarily the healthiest things on the menu, there are plenty of healthy and delicious dishes at our Chattanooga Mexican restaurant.

Here are a few ways you can enjoy your favorite Mexican food and still get that beach bod:

  1. Veggies… Mexican dishes are filled ‘em. There’s tomatoes, onions, beans, peppers, lettuce, avocadoes, mushrooms and then there are all those great steamed varieties. These delicious options are an easy way to get in those 2 servings of veggies the doctor ordered!
  2. There are tons of easy swaps that can up the nutrient level in your favorite dish. Switch that beef for chicken or fish, go light on the cheese, or eat more refried beans.
  3. We love that green superfood. Avocadoes are one of our favorite ingredients and a great heart healthy fat. Try a few sliced on the Ensalada Fresca.
  4. Burritos… you know you love them just as much as we do. After all, how can you not love a meal that lets you eat the wrapper too. Try your next “walking taco” with grilled chicken to up your healthy game.
  5. But let’s be honest… you know you there are times when you just need to “treat yo self”. That’s why we offer goodness like the guac and queso! We are here for you when you need to look good and when you are rocking those sweats!

Being healthy doesn’t have to be boring. Eating at Amigos can satisfy that craving and help you look good in that bathing suit! Or better yet, look good and pick up some Amigos for a little poolside dining!

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Mexican Restaurant Locations

  • East Ridge

    3805 Ringgold Rd
    East Ridge, Tennessee 37412
    (423) 624-4345 
  • Brainerd

    5794 Brainerd Road
    Chattanooga, Tennessee 37411
    (423) 499-5435
  • Red Bank

    1906 Dayton Blvd
    Red Bank, Tennessee 37415
    (423) 870-9928 
  • Hixson

    5450 Highway 153
    Hixson, Tennessee 37343
    (423) 875-8049
  • Harrison

    6701 Tennessee 58
    Harrison, TN 37341
    (423) 710-8970 
  • Johnson City Crossings

    3211 Peoples St,Suite 70,
    Johnson City, TN 37604
    (423) 952-0551 
  • W. Market Street

    1705 W Market St.
    Johnson City, TN 37604
    (423) 975-0252
  • Elizabethton

    623 W Elk Ave
    Elizabethton, TN 37643
    (423) 543-1711 
  • Jonesborough

    125 E Jackson Blvd
    Jonesborough, TN 37659
    (423) 788-2804