Category Archives: Restaurants

Delicious new discoveries in Portland

Almost a year ago, Jud and I headed to Portland for a quick weekend of vegan food tourism with my sister and her boyfriend. We ate and discovered so much it took two posts to report on! Portland’s Vegan Street … Continue reading

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A Gluten-Free Vegan Tour of Seattle

Last weekend, my sister and her boyfriend came up for some vegan food tourism (inspired by Jud’s and my visit to Portland last fall). Since Maren’s been eating gluten free for the past several months, it seemed like the perfect … Continue reading

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Cafe Munir brings Lebanese delights to Ballard

Last November I saw a tweet that led me to this Seattle Met blog post about a Lebanese bistro opening soon in Ballard. And I got really excited. I love Lebanese food and try to take advantage of Portland’s many … Continue reading

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Travelers Thali House: No dairy, no gluten, no soy? No problem.

About a month ago, I got an email from my friend Bernie, asking for Indian food recommendations in Seattle. A long-time vegan newly directed to avoid both gluten and soy, Bernie saw an opportunity in focusing more on Indian food, … Continue reading

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Soak up the atmosphere at Tacoma’s delicious 1022 South

Several months ago, in researching spots to check out for this blog, I stumbled upon the website of 1022 South, a craft cocktail lounge in the Hilltop area of Tacoma. I don’t often get down that way, so it wasn’t … Continue reading

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Dining Vegan in Portland: Portobello’s new brunch, and getting down to Brass Tacks

My recent whirlwind 24-hour trip to Portland with Jud left precious little time to do all the eating we wanted to do, but in addition to lots of snacking, we managed to hit two restaurants that were new to me … Continue reading

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Portland’s Vegan Street of Dreams: Alberta

Last weekend Jud and I visited my sister and her boyfriend (both vegan) for some serious vegan food tourism in Portland. Even though I get down there a couple times a year and try to hit new places each time, … Continue reading

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Sutra: When local foods get put to their highest use

When Sutra opened in Seattle’s Wallingford neighborhood in 2008, it was clear I needed to get myself there to check it out. Creative, gourmet, vegan food with a strong emphasis on local ingredients, sourced directly from farmers and foragers? Could … Continue reading

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New Westminster does vegan right

You just never know where vegan tourism will take you. For most of my life, all I knew of New Westminster was the BC ferry named after the place, which I’d often ridden to or from Vancouver Island. Come to … Continue reading

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Biking glorious Lopez Island–and eating vegan there

On Monday Jud and I headed to Lopez Island, one of the beautiful San Juans, to take advantage of the wonderful weather and try out the bike I’ve borrowed for a couple weeks (for the Hungry Taurus’ vegan bike tour … Continue reading

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