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Best veg/vegan awards


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Best veg/vegan awards

piccola | Jun 1, 2007 11:59 AM

Inspired by one of my fave food blogs, I've decided to give props to what I consider some of the best veg/vegan foods and restaurants in the city. This is my list (at least what comes to mind now). Please add your nominations, and your own categories.

Best brunch
1. Bright Food Shop (vegan huevos rancheros)
2. Sacred Chow
Hon. mentions: Café Mogador, Old Devil Moon, Organic Grill

Best sandwich
1. Nicky's veggie banh mi
2. Taim's sabich
Hon. mentions: veggie burger at Stand (I included veg burgers here because I haven't found enough standouts for a separate category), sNice's "meatball" sub, Tiny's po'boy or "veggiest of them all"

Best side dish(es)
1. Westville market sides

Best healthy meal
1. Angelica's dragon bowls
2. Salads at Spring Street Natural

Best unhealthy meal
1. Soul chicken at Red Bamboo (I know, it's a given)
2. Chili dawg at Kate's Joint
Hon. mentions: 'shroom burger at Shake Shack

Best soy as soy
1. Ganmo patties at Soy
2. Fresh tofu at that cart in Chinatown
Hon. mentions: Kyotofu

Best soy as meat/dairy
1. Vegetarian Paradise/Red Bamboo
2. Vegetarian Dim Sum House

Best veg place to take your non-veg friends
1. Gobo
2. Pukk
Hon. mentions: Kate's Joint, Life Café, Saravanaas

Best cheap meal
1. Congee Village
2. Roll and Dough
Hon. mentions: Caracas Arepa Bar, Ukrainian National Home

Best splurge
1. Counter
2. Hangawi
Hon. mentions: Candle 79

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