Feels like it was only yesterday that New York was ensnared in meat-fuelled eating options but vegan food has started to grow on its residents, resulting in some really healthy and cruelty-free, bulbous eating habits.
Although veganism is the child of the animal-rights movement, its gaining popularity among everyone while making all aware of the disadvantages of animal consumption.
With so many new and delicious options here in the city, one can jus rush to the Washington DC Union Station and take a short train ride to one of these vegan hotspots.
Here’s a list of some of the best vegan-friendly restaurants in Nw York City:
1. Modern Love
Jewish chef and cookbook author, the internet sensation Isa Chandra Moskowitz brings a punkish twist to the usual vegetarian cooking with sublime dishes like hen-of-the-woods piccata – crispy fried maitake base topped with mashed potatoes, beans and crumbled cashews in a lemony-wine sauce, all cooked in delicious olive oil. Do try their cauliflower wings, its vegan comfort food!
2. Dirt Candy
Who says vegetarian food isn’t as delicious? Come to Dirt Candy and collect your proof. Amanda Cohen cooks up a staggering 9-course meal for $83 with theatrical options like girl-your-own pea pancakes and egg flambé. The vegan food here is as delicious as the vegetarian deal.
Murray Hill brings to New York the Japanese Buddhist cuisine called Shojin Ryori. Chef Hiroki Odo’s wonderful all vegan meals bring you a wave of euphoria and a subtle celebration of nature. Traditional recipes and simple executions are the jewels of this vegetable-centric spot. We are sure you will not miss meat or dairy here.