When entering a fast food place, of course you won't be finding dishes with calorie, fat and salt contents that satisfy the recommendations of the American Heart Association, for example, or other organizations that promote a healthy diet.
Fast food was built on serving up flavorful foods very quickly, not healthful ones. But, customers have increasingly asked for healthier choices from their favorite fast-food chains, and the companies have responded with some options.
With those caveats in mind, here's a look at some of the healthiest choices served by well-known restaurant brands. We led with lowest calorie count, but concede even that may not be the healthiest given salt/fat counts.
Editors' pick: Originally published April 14.