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Vegetarian Directory Updates – October 2015

  Coming Soon: Organic Garage in Toronto!   Organic Garage (579 Kerr St, Oakville, 905-849-1648; 8020 Bathurst St, Thornhill, 905-889-3539, www.organicgarage.ca) has announced they will be opening a third location! In late 2016, the new, largest yet Organic Garage natural food store will be opening in Toronto’s west end. “It is with great excitement that we announce Organic Garage’s newest store slated to open late 2016, in the west end of Toronto, at 43 Junction Road. This will be Organic Garage’s largest location and the first in a multi-store expansion into the Toronto market.” If you’ve never been to the existing locations in Oakville and Thornhill, Organic Garage is a family run organic and all natural grocery store with a huge selection of produce, grocery, vitamins, baked goods, health and beauty products, and more. Find Organic Garage on Facebook and Twitter for more updates on the new location and more, and visit the Organic Garage website to sign up for their e-Flyer for great deals.   New Vegan Delivery Service   Belmonte Raw (130 King St. W. (Exchange Tower), 647-343-6169, www.belmonteraw.com) has started their Desktop… Read More


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Vegetarian Directory Updates – July 2015

New Locations   Cosmic Treats (207 Augusta Ave., 647-352-2207, www.cosmictreats.ca), a brand new vegan restaurant, dessert bar, ice cream shop and candy store opening in the heart of Kensington Market! This space-themed restaurant will be opening at the end of July, and will provide “unique sweet and savory fare that promises not to scare away omnivores”. Be sure and try their homemade, cashew based ice cream in flavours like Cookies & Cream, Turkish Coffee, Cookie Dough, and the classics Vanilla, Chocolate and Strawberry. It’s “smooth, creamy, delicious!” Cosmic Treats is designed to be a fun place to hang out for all ages. “Bring your kids, your family, your sweetheart or yourself to our fun filled space-themed restaurant or have a seat on our patio with a glass of wine or a banana split and watch the market go by!” Follow Cosmic Treats on Facebook and Twitter for opening details.   Sweet Olenka’s (4 Toronto locations, www.sweetolenkas.ca) has recently opened a Kensington location at 225A Augusta Ave. (416-521-7444) to add to their 3 other locations on Lakeshore West, Queen West (Parkdale), and in Etobicoke. Sweet Olenka’s is… Read More


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Featured Business Members – April 2015

  Urban Acorn LTD 1 Wiltshire Avenue, Unit S, 647-454-0600, info@urbanacorn.ca, www.urbanacorn.ca Urban Acorn is a Toronto Flexitarian catering company, specializing in plant-based food. We offer full service catering, monthly Vegan Supper Clubs and create custom wholesale goods for coffee shops via our Snack Lab. Our ultimate goal is to bring sustainable scratch-made food to your table and encourage individuals to break bread with diverse types of people in their community. Flexitarian menus allow us to provide great food to both omnivores and vegans…. We believe food should unite, not divide people! Visit their website to learn more about their services and Vegan Supper Club, and follow Urban Acorn on Facebook and Twitter for updates.   Pleasantville Creamery 647-693-0697, www.pxvxc.com, hello@pxvxc.com With a bit of whimsical magic & nostalgia in every pint, Pleasantville Creamery is a vegan owned & consciously operated company. Founded by a holistic chef & nutritionist, PXVXC offers the best of ice cream & dairy—only better: 100% organic & vegan, raw, allergy-conscious + more. Handcrafted in small batches to ensure taste is out of this… Read More


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