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Life Alive

281 Essex St, Salem, MA 01970-3421
+1 978-594-4644
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good27%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“smoothie” (18 reviews)
“green goddess” (11 reviews)
“brown rice” (7 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
281 Essex St, Salem, MA 01970-3421
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1 - 10 of 175 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

Fresh and creative, wraps, salads, smoothies, soups and treats. Something for everyone and healthy-guilt free meals!

Thank teacher15
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I ate here in September and had to come back. It did not disappoint! The Swami and The Green Goddess were tasty bowls! I will return next time in Salem!

Thank PattyD440
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice selection of fresh options. We had smoothies and tea. There were lots of salads and wraps that looked awesome. Pricy.

Thank mfbarthe
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were at this place after having recd recommendation from a local actor as we had a vegetarian in our group .. the waitress was not only rude and indifferent .. she refused to clean the dirty table & refused to get water for my...More

Thank mrinal d
Reviewed 10 October 2017

I am sorry to write this because I truly love Life Alive. I hadn't been there in a few months so I decided to go and get lunch there today as I felt like having something fresh and healthy. I ordered a Green Goddess bowl...More

Thank Pure Foods N
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Went to this place after work with a coworker ... excellent place ... fresh food ... great coffee and juice ... I would definitely recommend their salads and bowls ... staff is friendly ... a lot of tables to choose from. Definitely a place to...More

Thank Preetika G
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Great food, great people who work there. I was in Salem in October for Halloween visiting family and decided to stop in and try the food and it was excellent.

Thank dbz1usa
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

We were worried about where we would find somewhere for our vegetarian daughter with food restrictions to eat on vacation. I found this restaurant online just down the street from our hotel. She may move to Salem for this restaurant! It smells awesome when you...More

Thank Denise B
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

We were so pleased to find Life Alive, having just spent over a week in the home of chowder, Maine. We were very ready for their vibrant and nutritious menu, with the loveliest combinations for their salads, smoothies and juices. Relaxed and friendly and staffed...More

Thank 508joannar
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

My dream salads and brown rice bowls here. We enjoyed a pretty mix of perfectly cooked broccoli, kale, tofu, sprouts, carrots, beets and miso /tahini inspired dressings with ginger spiked drinks. Perfect break from our busy day that didn't leave us weighted down. Service was...More

Thank Andrea L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 281 Essex St, Salem, MA 01970-3421
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Salem
  • Phone Number: +1 978-594-4644
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