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Sweets and Sugars

We had a couple of hot days recently, which made me go out and look for something cold and vegan to enjoy. I decided to check out Sweets and Sugars across the street from McClatchy High School to see if they had anything interesting. Oh, my goodness! Between the fresh fruit, water-based fruit freezes, shaved ice, and aguas frescas, a …

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The Red Rabbit Kitchen & Bar

Vegan friends of mine have eaten at the Red Rabbit Kitchen & Bar over the past few years, but whenever I checked the menu, I didn’t see anything specifically vegan. I prefer not to blog about restaurants that require vegans to make a lot of substitutions or special requests in order to come up with a suitable meal, so I …

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Fit Eats

Fit Eats opened in midtown a couple of years ago, offering prepared meals for pick up or delivery. The food is geared toward people who want an easy way to eat healthy meals. Each dish includes nutritional information and microwave heating times. I visited Fit Eats right after they opened, and there were no vegan meals. Recently, I checked their …

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The Shack

I’ve been hearing about the nutty burger at the Shack in East Sacramento for years, but never got around to trying it until this past weekend. I shouldn’t have waited so long. It was a tasty patty made of walnuts, cashews, almonds, sunflower seeds, carrots, and Portobello mushroom, served on a whole wheat bun with lettuce, tomato, and onion (ask …

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Vibe Health Bar

If you haven’t driven up Broadway into Oak Park for awhile, you should set aside some time to make the trip. New retail establishments and restaurants are opening all the time, and most of the restaurants have something good for vegans. Broadway Coffee carries Sassy Oh baked goods, Old Soul has a few vegan or veganizable items, the Oak Park …

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4th Annual SF Vegan Iron Chef

I had a stroke of good fortune last week when I won a ticket to the 4th Annual SF Vegan Iron Chef in a drawing sponsored by the UC Davis Integrative Medicine program. This contest pitted the winning chefs from the past three SF Vegan Iron Chef competitions against each other for an all-star matchup. Prior to the actual competition, …

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Pieces Pizza by the Slice

There are lots of choices for meat and cheese eaters looking for a slice of pizza in Sacramento, but where can you go to find a vegan slice? Pieces Pizza by the Slice in midtown, that’s where! I went to Pieces for lunch last week and got this beauty — a generous slice topped with spinach, garlic, mushrooms, bell pepper, …

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EastSMF

EastSMF, a new restaurant focusing on organic seasonal ingredients from local farms opened in East Sacramento last month. It’s in the soft opening phase right now, but judging from the number of people who have been finding their way to the restaurant already, it will be a great addition to Sacramento’s dining scene. Vegan, vegetarian, and gluten-free items are clearly …

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Corner Bakery Cafe

I checked out the Corner Bakery Café in both Natomas and Elk Grove this past week after someone on my Sacramento Vegan Facebook page mentioned that there were several vegan options on the menu. She was right! I arrived at the Natomas location when they still had the breakfast menu posted. The only vegan breakfast option was the steel-cut oatmeal, …

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