September 12, 2014 by
Nina Casalena, The VRG Blog Editor
The Vegetarian Resource Group’s Online Guide to Veggie Restaurants in the USA and Canada Continues to Grow!
Vegan Restaurants are sprouting up all over the United States and Canada. Below are some vegan restaurants we’ve recently added to our online restaurant guide. You can see our entire list of veggie restaurants in the USA and Canada here: http://www.vrg.org/restaurant/index.php
Avocado Vegan Cafe & Juice Bar
11105 State Bridge Road, Suite 140
Alpharetta, GA 30022
They serve Caribbean inspired vegan cuisine including dishes such as Kale Avocado Salad, Sweet Potato Fries, Soft Falafel Sandwich, Jerk Tofu Sandwich, as well as vegan desserts.
873 Bloor Street W
Toronto, ON M6G 1M4
Get cozy at Bloomer’s with a hot coffee and one of their delicious 100% vegan pastries. Satisfy your sweet tooth with one of their donuts, cookies, sticky buns or cakes. If you’re feeling something savory, try one of their home made breads, pretzel buns or homemade bagels with dairy-free cream cheese.
Bunner’s Bake Shop
3054 Dundas Street
Toronto, ON M6P 1Z7
This all-vegan and gluten free bakery has a wide selection to satisfy any sweet tooth. There are many varieties of cakes, cupcakes, and donuts in classic and seasonal flavors. Be sure to check out their signature Supersonic Cookie, a hearty cookie made with seeds, chocolate, and cranberries. Brunner’s offers a catering menu and many of their items can be ordered in small or large quantities.
507 Columbus Ave.,
New York, NY 10024
Located between 84th and 85th Streets on the Upper West Side, Café Blossom serves up delicious brunch items including Tofu Florentine, Tofu Benedict, and Quinoa Pancakes. For lunch dine on dishes such as Harvest Kale, Seitan Scallopini, Vegetable Lasagna, and a Tofu BLT. For dinner start your meal with a Taco Trio or Seitan Skewers. Follow these with Barbecue Tempeh, Stuffed Poblano Peppers, or Fettuccini Alfredo.
Doug’s Public Kitchen
561 Marlee Ave
Toronto, ON M6B 3J6
Doug’s Public Kitchen offers a variety of creative and colorful vegan dishes with a clear emphasis on the quality and nutritional value of each ingredient. Dive into huevos rancheros with crisp sprouted corn tortillas, black bean hummus and cashew sour cream or the scramble platter with soft cheesy tofu and caramelized onions. Public Kitchen is located a one minute walk away from Glencairn Subway Station and has free parking.
Evolve Vegan Restaurant
341 Cedar St
Washington, DC 20012
With an upscale and inviting atmosphere, refined vegan soul food dishes and a full bar, Evolve is perfect for a date night. Try the crisp southern fried chick-un with their creamy mac and cheese and don’t forget dessert! They have a variety to choose from including German chocolate cake and cherry topped cheesecake.
I Love Vegan
2264 Pacific Ave
Long Beach, CA 90806
I Love Vegan offers traditional Asian dishes with a vegan spin. Choose from a variety of appetizers, noodle dishes, curries, soups, salads and desserts. Don’t miss the Crispy Wontons with tofu and a sweet and chili sauce or the Mango Sticky Rice!
The Juice Cellar
9 Beaver St.
Belfast, ME 04915
The Juice Cellar has a wide selection of creative juices and smoothies. Choose from popular items like the Bold as Love (juice made from beets, apple, and ginger) or the Hello World (a smoothie containing spinach, mango, banana, and pineapple). Be sure to check out the salad menu or any interesting snacks they may be offering. Occasional treats include anything from vegan cheese to macaroons.
Montauk Juice Factory
12 S Etna Street
Montauk, NY 11954
Montauk Juice Factory features a variety of raw juices. All of their juices are made from organic produce and are cold pressed. They have a number of initiatives to support local farmers and businesses.
461 Amsterdam Ave., New York, NY 10024
62 Bleeker St., New York, NY 10012
254 Park Ave. South, New York, NY 10010
515 Hudson St., New York, NY 10014
30 Third Ave., New York, NY 10003
216 8th Ave., New York, NY 10011
206 East 86th St., New York, NY 10028
1021 Lexington Ave., New York, NY 10021
649 Lexington Ave., New York, NY 10022
5 Bryant Park, New York, NY 10018
Grab a fresh juice and some delicious vegan fare including coconut yogurt or a quinoa parfait for breakfast or Sunflower Falafel Salad, Spicy Banh Mi Collard Wrap, Kimchi Wild Rice Bowl or Ginger Carrot Soup for lunch or dinner. Be sure to leave room for desserts including Chocolate Mousse. There are some seats around a counter that you can sit at, but generally this is a grab-and-go establishment.
50 Dunlop St. E.,
L4M 6J9, Canada
2122 Bloor St. W
M6S 1M8, Canada
60 Carden Street
N1H 3A2, Canada
718 Belmont Ave W
N2M 1P2, Canada
116 Main Street Markham
North Markham, ON
L3P 1Y1, Canada
210 Main Street South
L3Y 3Y9, Canada
123 Brock Street South
L1N 4J8, Canada
At Rawlicious you will find raw dishes to please any pallet! On the lighter side they offer fresh juices, smoothies, and salads, including a taco salad with walnut refried beans. For those interested in something more, they offer a variety of entrées including Pad Thai made with zucchini and kelp noodles and a veggie burger with all the classic fixings.
348 7th Ave., New York, NY 10001
Located near Penn Station, this small vegan establishment has a few seats, but is primarily a take-out restaurant. Enjoy fresh juices and smoothies, salads, soups, sandwiches, wraps, burgers, and more.