Paleo grows in popularity across U.S., GrubHub data indicates

May 10, 2017

Operating a restaurant in Seattle, Phoenix, Minneapolis, Portland, Ore., St. Louis, Mo., or Atlanta?

You should probably have gluten-free options on the menu.

But if your restaurant is in San Jose, Calif.; Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Chicago or San Diego, diners will likely be looking for vegan options.

So said delivery provider GrubHub on Tuesday after analyzing the most popular healthful eating plans across the U.S., based on ordering data from 2016. 

Nationally, eating “paleo,” or the diet plan that avoids simple carbohydrates and focuses more on unprocessed protein and fresh produce, was the most popular among those seeking more