Where to find veggie holiday fare & gifts in 2011

New Year’s Eve Rawlicious Bloor West They’re having a “delicious 5 course dinner beginning at 8pm on New Years Eve. Live jazz to follow and ring in the New Year! The price is $55/per person and includes one alcoholic drink (or sparkling juice). Beer & wine available through out the evening as well. Reservations are… Read more »

Vegetarian Thanksgiving 2011

This Canadian Thanksgiving enjoy a vegetarian feast. We have tips on what to serve and links to the best recipes. Thanksgiving is also about celebrating the harvest. Farmers’ markets are the best places to find fresh seasonal produce such as squash, pumpkins, corn, tomatoes, green beans, potatoes, peppers, arugula, kale, broccoli, etc. Avoid stress when vegetarians and meat… Read more »

Vegetarian Directory Updates – August 2011

Deep Vegan Discounts LAVA (Leather Alternatives & Vegan Accessories)  – Ontario’s vegan online store is closing its virtual doors and everything is on sale! There’s limited stock left so hurry to veganslovelava.ca to get great deals on vegan shoes, slogan t-shirts, vegan condoms, to-go ware, books, DVDs and more, with free shipping on everything! Rashmi’s… Read more »

Kosher restaurants and stores

The Toronto area includes a number of kosher (dairy) restaurants. One is vegetarian and the rest are almost entirely vegetarian. Many include vegan options. They are mostly along Bathurst St north of Eglinton and in Thornhill.The reason most of them aren’t entirely vegetarian is explained by Tom Salsberg: “A lot of almost-vegetarian kosher restaurants include… Read more »

Links to vegetarian restaurants worldwide

The following are the best sites for finding veggie restaurants and food stores. HappyCow’s Global Guide Vegetarian & vegan restaurant and natural food store locations worldwide. Over 4000 listings. Links to yahoo maps. You can add ratings and reviews, and submit new listings and updates. www.happycow.net VegDining.com From Adelaide to Zurich, over 1000 fully vegetarian… Read more »

Romantic restaurants in Toronto – fine dining guide

The following places offer vegetarian fine dining with full table service or a fancy buffet. They all have elegant dining rooms and are open for dinner until at least 9pm. Many have dim lighting or candlelight. Some of the vegetarian restaurants listed below do not serve alcohol, but they make up for it with other… Read more »

Indian vegetarian scene: Toronto updates

VEDA – Healthy Indian Takeout 506 Church St (n. of Carlton), 416-961-9797 www.vedatakeout.com Veda’s newest location has just opened in the Village. Healthy low-fat menu made with authentic Indian spices. In fact, most dishes contain NO added oil. Half the menu selections are vegetarian (including Butter Tofu) and vegan (including Mixed Vegetable Curry, Chickpea Curry,… Read more »