New Vegan Restaurant
Nourished On The Go (16 Simcoe St. S., Oshawa, www.nourishedonthego.ca, 289-923-3622) has been providing delicious, healthy vegan fast food for delivery and take-out in the Durham region since 2012. As of October 25th, Nourished On The Go will open its doors as a dine-in restaurant! Offering delicious soups, stews, salads, sandwiches, and wraps and desserts (with more menu items to come!) Nourished On The Go’s chef and founder, Gabriella Budani, is “dedicated to helping the food movement by opening a fast-food style healthy vegan restaurant chain to help Canadians stay healthy conveniently.” Stay tuned to Facebook and Twitter for more information on opening day, and visit the Nourished On The Go website for more details on Chef Gabriella and her vegan fast food revolution! Delivery and Takeout services will be temporarily suspended until opening day.
New Juice Bar
Fueled (739 Ossington Ave., www.fueledcafe.ca, 647-849-0078) is a brand new espresso and fresh food bar that opened up directly across from Ossington Station in early September. In addition to delicious, aromatic espresso drinks, Fueled serves up fresh juice, smoothies and meal “boxes” choc full of a variety of healthy, yet filling ingredients. With plenty of seating, you can enjoy your daily caffeine fix and a healthy snack or lunch in a beautiful interior, or to go. Check out Fueled on Facebook.
YamChops (705 College St., www.yamchops.com, 416-645-0117) now delivers their delicious meal boxes, butcher counter items, and cold pressed juice to your home or office! Be the hero at your office or dinner table by ordering fresh, filling meals like the Kale Caesar! Box with grilled vegan chick*n, and dinner menu items like the Chick*n Parm Cutlet and the famous Carrot Lox. Top it off with an organic, raw Au Jus cold pressed juice. Place your order before 7pm for next day delivery (before 1pm) within a huge delivery zone- “The “zone” extends from Lawrence to the lake, and Keele to Victoria Park.” Check online for delivery rates and to place your order. Also check out their Facebook and Twitter feeds for daily news on what’s happening at YamChops!
Just Falafel (831 Bay St., www.justfalafel.com, 647-547-1198) now delivers! Now you can have delicious falafel with flavours from around the globe delivered to your home or office. Choose from a variety of all-vegetarian falafel sandwiches, as well as soups, salads, burgers, and sides, with plenty of vegan options. Go to OrderIt, or Hurrier to view the menu and place your order. For more information, find Just Falafel Toronto on Facebook and Twitter.
New Vegan Cookie Gift Delivery!
Better Cookies (www.bettercookies.ca, 416-477-1401) is a brand new vegan cookie gift delivery service! What better way to show someone you care with the gift of delicious homemade vegan cookies? “With over 15 years experience in vegan baking, our cookies are better for you in so many ways. We only use high quality ingredients in our products and make each one with lots of love… All orders are professionally packaged and delivered in a timely fashion within the GTA. We offer a variety of gift baskets, gift boxes, gift bouquets, glass jars and many more options.” Visit bettercookies.ca for a complete list of gift options, and to place your order.
New Vegan B&B
Sleepy Cow (125 Dalhousie Ave., 905-937-7649) is a new vegan bed & breakfast in St. Catharines. Near all major attractions in Niagara Falls and Niagara-on-the-Lake, Sleepy Cow offers a vegan breakfast, which includes smoothies and juices, served each morning. Their Facebook page is still under construction, but stay tuned for more details, or call for reservations.
Whole Foods (4771 Yonge St. (Yonge & Sheppard), www.wholefoodsmarket.com, 416-730-1100) is now open! “Toronto, we are back with a new location! The Whole Foods Market team is so excited to open another store in the amazing Toronto community!” Check out Whole Foods North York on Facebook and Twitter for news and specials.
New Name and Look
Organic Food Delivery is now Farms & Forks (www.organicfooddelivery.com, 1-855-514-1441)! “Farms & Forks is Toronto’s first full e-grocery for organic food. You can shop a la carte or order a produce box. We deliver for free across the entire GTA including Hamilton, Barrie, and Oshawa.” Visit the website for more information and to place an order. Use the promo code “Veg.ca” and save 10% off your first order! Visit Farms & Forks on Facebook and Twitter.
Do you have your Toronto Veg Card yet? You could be receiving discounts at hundreds of veg-friendly businesses in the GTA, while supporting a great cause! Become a TVA Member today and get your Toronto Veg Card! Click here for the full list of businesses that offer discounts.