Santa Barbara Restaurant Week has vegan options! Every year when your city’s restaurant week rolls around, you might find yourself scouring the website, fingers crossed for some plant-based items on the menus. The good news is, more mainstream restaurants are realizing the importance of catering to the growing demographic of vegans, plant-based foodies and veg-curious. The restaurateurs in Santa Barbara are no exception. For the third annual Santa Barbara Restaurant Week (February 21st- March 6th, 2020), there are a number of plant-forward offerings at some of the best restaurants in town, in addition to participating vegan-friendly wineries and hotels. Now is the perfect time to pop over to Santa Barbara for a taste and sip of its culinary scene.View Full Article
Anna is a contributing author for a number of publications covering veg-friendly lifestyle, food, culture and travel. She also is the founder of PlantBasedPopUp, a fine-dining pop-up experience that hosts wine and food pairing dinners while also advocating more chefs/restaurants to add dedicated plant-based food items to their menus. Anna's always on the prowl for what's new, what's hot and what's next so drop her a line or news tip on Instagram.
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Alas, the coming of the new year is upon us. For many, the year’s end signals a time for introspection, reflection and forward-coming resolutions … but first, it’s a time to party. With an abundance of New Year’s Eve celebrations in L.A., how does one choose? We hunted down some of the best vegan-friendly year-end events from fancy sit-down dinners to all-out dance parties. Read on to find the perfect way to usher in 2020.View Full Article