TVA Featured Business Members – September 2014


September 1, 2014


Grasshopper RestaurantGrasshopper-profile
310 College St.,,, 647-340-3666 Grasshopper offers a variety of carefully prepared and beautifully plated vegan and vegetarian spins on classic comfort food. Open for lunch and dinner, as well as take-out and catering. Try their new cocktail menu! Toronto Veg Card holders save 5%*. “At Grasshopper, flavour comes first. The fact that our menu is meat-free is just a bonus. Our menu offers a broad selection of meatless meals, snacks, sides and fresh juices. We draw inspiration from across the globe and from our own diverse and vibrant city. Our debut menu is set to feature cross-cultural comfort foods like quinoa mac ‘n’ cheese, burgers, bahn mi and soups. Join us for lunch or dinner in our casual and cozy setting, walk in for take-away or call ahead for catering.”

Green Zebra Kitchengreenzebrakitchen
Green Zebra Kitchen provides healthy, nutritious meals inspired by cuisine from around the world delivered to your door weekly. The weekly changing menu is prepared using whole, nutritious ingredients that boost energy and promote all around health. Find Green Zebra Kitchen on Facebook and Twitter. “Delicious, vegan, organic, gluten-free meal delivery with an emphasis on local and seasonal whole foods. The menu changes weekly and includes main/side dishes, snacks, dips, soup, dessert and more.”

HeartCoeur is a Toronto-based, cruelty-free cosmetics company whose mission says it all: “We endorse cosmetics companies who have equal respect for both animal rights and beautiful women.” See their Facebook page for a full list of cosmetics/companies they offer, and follow HeartCoeur on Twitter. Also look for their listing in the upcoming 2015 Vegetarian Directory available September 5th in print and “HeartCoeur is a one stop shopping destination for vegan cosmetics. We carefully curate the products and brands that we carry, making sure that they are vegan, cruelty free, and that they preform beautifully. Each sale results in a donation to a Canadian animal sanctuary through our “Charm Over Harm” projects. We are vegan owned and operated, online only and based out of Toronto, Ontario.”

Kristin Light – Registered Holistic NutritionistKrisLight-webshot
120 Eglinton Ave. E. (c/o Living City Health),,, 647-497-9797
“Learning, loving, and lauding the benefits of plant-based nutrition for over 20 years”, Kristin can’t wait to assist you in discovering that vivacious vitality you’ve always imagined. Find Kristin on Facebook and Twitter. “Registered Holistic Nutritionist specializing in plant-based nutrition therapy to assist you in discovering that vivacious vitality you’ve always imagined.”

Sweets From The EarthSFTEprofile
218 Canarctic Dr., 647-436-2004,
Sweets From The Earth is one of Toronto’s most well-known and loved vegan bakeries. Famous for their cupcakes, cheesecakes, brownies, squares, cookies… well, you get the idea. Toronto Veg Card holders save 10% on orders at their bakery location on Canarctic Drive (excluding specialty & wedding cakes). Follow SFTE on Facebook and Twitter. “Sweets from the Earth was founded over 12 years ago as an all natural vegan bakery. Our products are handmade in small batches using only the finest 100% plant based ingredients in either our DAIRY, EGG, PEANUT, NUT & SESAME FREE OR DAIRY, EGG, WHEAT & GLUTEN FREE bakeries. We offer a sinfully delicious assortment of cakes, cookies, bars & squares available at natural food stores, grocery stores, cafés and restaurants. All crafted without the use of refined sugars or artificial flavours / colours. Sweet. Natural. Sinfully delicious, ethical baked goods.”

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