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One of the best ways to get the food that’s healthy for the heart, but not tasteful to the tongue, in your system is to puree it in a blender. The smoothie was discovered in the late1960’s, worked on and crafted to be trademarked by the 1980’s.
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Steve Kuhnau started experimenting with smoothies as a lactose intolerant substitution. When he found success selling his smoothies, he pioneered the business with a brick and mortar in the year 1973 in Kenner, Louisiana. He named the company Smoothie King. With national success across the country, Kuhnau’s success set the tone for other companies looking to capitalize in the juicing industry.
Today is National Smoothie Day, There are plenty of places in the city to get a great smoothie from. With so many to choose from, we are going to highlight some of our favorite places (as recommended by our staff) that we believe you should try! Take a look at our favorite smoothie spots below!
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1. Smoothie King
Address: 1625 Chestnut St #207, Philadelphia, PA 19103
2. Tropical Smoothie Cafe
Address: 1600 N Broad St Unit 4, Philadelphia, PA 19121
3. The Enerjuicer
Address: 1600 John F Kennedy Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19103
4. Made With Love Juicery, LLC
Address: 1925 Fairmount Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19130
5. Four Seasons Juice Bar
Located in: Reading Terminal Market
Address: 51 N 12th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107
6. Main Squeeze Philly
Address: 2510 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19145
7. Da Smoothie Jawn
Address: 511 W Girard Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19123
8. Mama Smoothies
Address: 5399 Whitaker Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19124
9. The Juice Room
Address: 7127 Germantown Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19119
10. Surf City Squeeze
Address: 2951 Market St, Philadelphia, PA 19104