Vegetarian Journal's Guide to Natural Foods Restaurants in the U.S. and Canada

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Mississippi

Gulfport

·Good Karma Medley

412-C Pass Rd., Gulfport, MS 39507

(228) 575-9102

Vegetarian/Indian. Good Karma Medley has a very specific manner in which they serve their guests: one menu per day with four 100% vegetarian, and often vegan, courses. Dishes such as quinoa vegetable soup, cabbage pakora and triple chocolate vegan cake have made it onto past menus but make sure to check their Facebook or call to see what is being served for the day.

Open Tuesday through Saturday for lunch. Closed Sunday and Monday.
Full service
vegan options
VISA/MC/DISC, $$

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Hattiesburg

Mellow Mushroom

6133 U.S. Highway 98, Hattiesburg, MS 39402

(601) 268-6969

Pizzeria/bar/eclectic. Mellow Mushroom is a pizzeria chain known for its cool vibe, tasty eats, and craft beer. They offer a large variety of vegetarian options, many of which can be made vegan. They serve appetizers, salads, calzones, hoagies, pizza, and micro brews. Their crust and red sauce are both vegan and they offer Daiya vegan cheese as well. Vegan pizza toppings and sandwich fillings include tofu, tempeh, and fresh veggies like avocado. Their Mega-Veggie pizza is very popular. Mellow Mushroom cares about its sustainability; their napkins, paper towels, tissues, and pizza boxes are made from 100% recycled material.

Open daily for lunch and dinner
Full service
vegan options
take-out, catering, beer, non-alcoholic beer
VISA/MC/AMEX/DISC, $-$$

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Jackson

Bravo! Italian Restaurant & Bar

4500 I-55 N., Ste. 244, Highland Village, Jackson, MS 39211

(601) 982-8111

Italian. Bravo! Italian Restaurant & Bar notes vegetarian items on their menu. Try such veggie selections as the Portobello Mushroom Sandwich, Towering Vegetable Napoleon Salad, Vegetarian Plate, Fried Polenta, or Penne with Roma Tomatoes & Fresh Basil. The menu indicates that all pastas are made-to-order and that modifications are welcome. Bravo! is located in the Highland Village Shopping Center.

Open Tuesday through Friday for lunch and dinner. Open Saturday and Sunday for brunch and dinner. Closed Monday
Full service
vegan options
take-out, catering, espresso/cappuccino, beer/wine/alcohol, non-alcoholic beer, special beverages
VISA/MC, $$-$$$

·High Noon Café

Rainbow Natural Grocery Cooperative, 2807 Old Canton Rd., Jackson, MS 39216

(601) 366-1513

Vegetarian/natural foods/organic. Open since 1982, the High Noon Café serves daily specials including organic whole-wheat pizzas with soy cheese, burritos, veggie burgers, lasagna, hummus plates, soups, organic breads, and much more.

Open Monday through Friday for lunch. Closed Saturday and Sunday
Cafeteria
vegan options
take-out, catering, fresh juices, smoothies
VISA/MC/AMEX/DISC, $-$$

Mellow Mushroom

275 Dogwood Blvd., Jackson, MS 39232

(601) 992-7499

Pizzeria/bar/eclectic. See description under Hattiesburg, MS.

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Ocean Springs

·Good Karma Café

522 Washington Ave., Ste. B, Ocean Springs, MS 39564

(228) 818-4755

Vegetarian/Indian. Their vegetarian menu changes daily. Outdoor seating is available at this non-profit establishment.

Open Tuesday through Saturday for lunch. Closed Sunday and Monday
Full service
vegan options
take-out
VISA/MC, $

Mellow Mushroom

1108 Bienville Blvd., Ocean Springs, MS 39564

(228) 875-4888

Pizzeria/bar/eclectic. See description under Hattiesburg, MS.

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