7 veggie fast foods that aren’t as healthy as you think (1/8)

We took a look at some vegetarian options on fast-food menus to see how healthy they really are

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Is vegetarian fast-food healthy?

Every day, about a quarter of Canadians eat from fast-food outlets. There’s no question it’s convenient – quicker and cheaper, for sure, than sitting down in a full-service restaurant. But bacon cheeseburgers and fried chicken strips don’t exactly sound wholesome. That’s probably why a lot of us are reaching for vegetarian items on the fast-food menu, like veggie burgers and salad wraps. But are these choices really that healthy? We’ve taken a closer look at seven vegetarian fast foods.

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