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Pesto Pasta with Zucchini Noodles

Once upon a time, I delightfully ordered pasta with the cheesiest and creamiest sauce possible when dining at Italian restaurants. The more indulgent the fettuccine, the better. I didn’t understand at the time why I felt so sleepy afterwards,…

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Gracias Madre in San Francisco

Who would’ve thought that Mexican food could go vegan? At Gracias Madre in San Francisco, ceviche is made of young coconut and tacos are topped off with cashew cheese. And just like authentic Mexican food these vegan dishes will…

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Plant Cafe Organic at Embarcadero, San Francisco

The Plant Cafes are scattered throughout San Francisco. My friend and I head to the location neighboring the Ferry Building at Embarcadero. Walk to the eatery and notice it is split into two: the restaurant sits on the left…

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Whole Earth Vegetarian Restaurant in Singapore

Compared to Singapore’s hawker centers and local eateries, Whole Earth Vegetarian is on the pricey edge. You pay for quality and nutrition. Thirsty? Start off your meal with the Homemade Fresh Lemongrass. Served hot or cold, the drink contains…

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M.A.K.E. in Santa Monica

I’m in Singapore looking back at old food photos with nostalgia. While this country treats me well, it doesn’t mean I miss my family, friends and California’s vegan restaurants any less. The Monday before I left Los Angeles, my…

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Sprouted Garden in Los Angeles

It’s been two weeks since I’ve moved out of Los Angeles. I’m dreaming about one of my favorite omnivore-friendly spots: Sprouted Garden. They serve the best vegan curry and home-made gelato! Whether you’re looking for a place to study…

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Sage Bistro in Culver City

Before I left Los Angeles, I was lucky enough to try the newly-opened Sage Bistro of Culver City. Their first location is in Echo Park. My custom drink made of beet, ginger and cucumber. I confess it tasted healthy.…

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Sprouted Garden Cafe at Sunset Boulevard

When I am in need of a vacation, I hang out at Sprouted Garden Cafe. While the weekends tend to be busy much like any other restaurant, the weekday afternoons are the perfect time to enjoy its outdoor dining…

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Native Foods Cafe in Culver Cafe

I stopped by the vegan Native Foods Cafe while strolling around Downtown Culver City. A free meal was waiting on my restaurant card. Who said there’s no such thing as a free lunch? Ordering is easy for customers from…

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Cafe Gratitude in Santa Cruz

During a roadtrip my best friend and I took a lunch break in Santa Cruz. As loyal customers to the Cafe Gratitudes in Los Angeles, we couldn’t miss the opportunity to visit its northern sister. We ordered two raw…