Restaurants have diabetes-friendly choices for March
March is Diabetes Restaurant Month, and several local eateries have taken up the challenge to to create diabetes-friendly menu items. Basketball legend Earl “The Pearl” Monroe, who has type 2 diabetes, will be sampling the dishes when he’s in Atlanta on March 16 as part of a campaign with Merck pharmaceuticals to promote diabetes awareness.
Participating restaurants include:
Menu item: Spinach and Grilled Corn Salad with Chicken
242 Boulevard SE
Menu item: Pan Roasted Salmon
2974 Grandview Ave. NE
Menu item: Caprese Salad
931 Monroe Drive NE
Menu item: Day Boat Flounder with Roasted Garlic Couscous and Eggplant Caponata
674 Myrtle Street NE
For more information, visit www.MerckDiabetes.com.