Discount Profile: Fresh

  Fresh is well known in Toronto not only amongst vegetarians, but among omnivores as well. Through its trendy, delicious food it’s been able to reach a wide dining audience across all diets. In fact, it recently won out in a competition in the Toronto Star against the non-vegetarian Freshii. With three locations, you’re sure… Read more »

Discount Profile: Simon’s Wok

Care of Patrick Lee   Photo care of BlogTO Simon’s Wok is a little Chinese eatery serving Buddhist vegetarian delights. Tucked away on Gerrard just west of Carlaw, you can get a quick and inexpensive meal for less than $10 per person all in. Popular dishes include the gluten and tofu-based vegetarian dim sum and… Read more »

Discount Profile: Rooster’s Inn

If you’re looking for somewhere to get away for a day or two, look no further than the Rooster’s Inn B and B and Farm Sanctuary. The Rooster’s Inn, located just outside of Port Perry, offers the perfect opportunity to blend a vacation for yourself with supporting the rescue of farm animals. Your stay in… Read more »

Discount Profile: Baldwin Naturals

  There’s a common misconception that to be vegetarian you need to spend a lot of money on specialty grocery items – but not if you shop at Baldwin Naturals! This great little health food store is jam packed with everything you could need to stock your kitchen, at affordable prices. Located right across the… Read more »

Discount Profile: Rancho Relaxo

Care of Terri Coles Mexican is not necessarily the most vegan- or vegetarian-friendly cuisine, what with the common pork, sour cream and cheese. But at Rancho Relaxo, there’s a nice vegetarian menu (look for the green leaf beside menu items), and nearly all items on the regular menu can be made vegetarian or vegan upon… Read more »

Discount Profile: Loving Hut

When I walked into Loving Hut’s Queen and Spadina location, I was pleasantly surprised with the decor. It’s a larger restaurant than I was imagining and was brightly decorated with cozy, white booths and lots of sunlight. The menu was tricky to navigate, only because there were so many fabulous options! My mouth watered looking… Read more »

Discount Profile: Live Organic Food Bar

  Raw Vegan French Toast, care of With spring finally starting to show her face, many people are yearning to indulge in fresh produce and are ready to turn aside the winter’s soups and stews for something a little more refreshing. It’s the perfect time to check out Live Organic Food Bar. Lisa Pitman… Read more »

Discount Profile” Shop ‘Til You Drop at Panacea

  Go Max Go Bars at Pancea, photo care of Yes, it’s true that we’ve spoken about Panacea before, but a recent trip to this vegan wonderland meant we couldn’t resist telling you about our most recent visit. Every time you go to Panacea it’s like stepping into a new store – they are… Read more »

Discount Profile: Loving Hut

Care of Jason Doucette   Fried wontons from Loving Hut Those of you who have seen the cover of the 2011 Vegetarian Directory might be interested to know that several of the photos are of food from Loving Hut, thanks to the photography skills of Jennifer from They’re actually from a British Columbia location,… Read more »

Discount Profile: Kensington Natural Bakery

After the 2010 TVA annual general meeting a few of us decided to grab a bite to eat, so we went old school on Bloor and reconnected with Kensington Natural Bakery & Café (460 Bloor Street West, 416-534-1294). Maybe one of our readers can correct us, but this might just be the oldest vegetarian eatery… Read more »