Conscious and Delicious Eating at Vancouver’s Planted Expo and Plant-Based Establishments

Surrounded by natural beauty, Vancouver lends itself to a lifestyle that focuses on health and sustainability. People’s commitment to wellness means there are many ways to eat plant-based in the city, ranging from attending the upcoming Planted Expo to visiting diverse vegetarian and vegan restaurants and food trucks.

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Conscious and Delicious Eating at Vancouver’s Planted Expo and Plant-Based Establishments

5 Eateries Serving Up Scrumptious Vegetarian Brunch in Vancouver

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One of my personal goals for 2020 is to expose my tastebuds to more vegetarian and plant-based meals when I’m out and about. Lucky for me (and you!), there’s no shortage of vegetarian restaurant options in Vancouver. To keep things streamlined, today’s focus will be all about brunch—(almost) everyone’s favourite meal, and certainly mine.

Here are five restaurants serving up scrumptious vegetarian brunch in Vancouver. You won’t miss the bacon—I promise.

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5 Eateries Serving Up Scrumptious Vegetarian Brunch in Vancouver

Eat Right While On-the-Go at These Healthy Fast Food Places in Downtown Vancouver

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Whether you’re going to English Bay for a beach day, exploring the city, or getting some air before your next convention seminar, you’ll need something to eat that’s grab and go, and ideally on the good-for-you side. The beauty of being in Downtown Vancouver is that we have so many healthy (and affordable) places for fast food. So you can get your five-a-day, even when away from home!

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Eat Right While On-the-Go at These Healthy Fast Food Places in Downtown Vancouver

Vegetarian and Vegan Dishes to Enjoy in 2018

Vegan wild mushroom pizza at Rocky Mountain Flatbread Co.; Photo Credit: Tara Lee

With the New Year, many of us resolve to shift the way we eat. I, for example, am endeavouring to incorporate more plant-based cooking into my daily routine. Fortunately, unlike other resolutions, this one will be fairly easy to keep!

Vancouver has many exclusively vegetarian/vegan restaurants, such as The Acorn (3995 Main Street) and The Naam (2724 West 4th Avenue). In addition, numerous restaurants in the city are also working to shift their menus to include vegetarian and vegan options for diners. I recently tried dishes at two establishments that are well worth recommending for delicious plant-based eating in 2018.

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Vegetarian and Vegan Dishes to Enjoy in 2018