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Vegetarian At Cafe Euroasia

The busy, bare bones dining room of Cafe Euroasia is unremarkable, but the Russian-Ukranian food is quite good and the service is friendlier than many other Brighton Beach restaurants. The only vegetarian items are in the hot and cold appetizer … Continue reading

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Vegan Ramen At Time Out Market New York

I don’t understand the current food hall boom around NYC. They are usually loud and over-crowded, and it seems like vendors often drop out or the entire food hall closes. I didn’t have high expectations for the Time Out Market … Continue reading

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Monk’s Meats Presents A Vegan Korean Harvest

I’ve written about Monk’s Meats before, and I’ve continued to follow them around Brooklyn. They make excellent vegan sandwiches, usually with seitan or mushrooms. I follow them on Instagram, and a few weeks ago I saw that they were doing … Continue reading

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Veggie Castle Returns To Brooklyn

Many years ago there was a vegan Jamaican restaurant that opened in an old White Castle here in Brooklyn. It was called Veggie Castle, and it was good. Then they had to close, and re-opened way out in Queens under … Continue reading

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Vegetarian Japanese At Mori

I probably walked past Mori, in Park Slope, a few times without taking any notice of it. There are lots of nearly identical sushi restaurants in the neighborhood, and I must have just lumped Mori into that category. But then … Continue reading

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Vegan Polish At Polka Dot Cafe

After grabbing a couple of slices at Paulie Gee’s I stopped by Polka Dot Cafe. Somehow they had gotten onto my radar as a place where you could get vegetarian pierogi, as well as other vegan versions of Polish specialties. … Continue reading

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Vegetarian At Tortas Morelos

Tortas Morelos in Bay Ridge is tiny – there are two and a half tables, seating for ten if everyone squishes in. The tiny space puts out a pretty big menu, though of course I was there for a torta. … Continue reading

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