LA Vegan Bakery Just What I Kneaded to Open Second Location
After opening its first brick-and-mortar this past summer, Just What I Kneaded is planning a second location to open in Los Feliz. Owner and operator Justine Hernandez plans to transform this small space into a grab-and-go shop, where most of the baking will still take place at the flagship location in Frogtown.
9 Spots for Vegan Italian Food in Los Angeles
Get your Italian food fix at one of these LA restaurants! Where are our carb lovers at? Who are we kidding—just about every vegan loves carbs. While most Italian restaurants offer a handful of vegan options like pasta with marinara sauce, veggies, bread, and salads, that can get a little boring. That’s why we’ve gathered a list of spots that serve next-level Italian food. We’re talking about vegan shrimp scampi, tiramisu, deep-dish pizza, and more!
9 Essential Juice Shops in Los Angeles
Help boost your immune system with the juices, shots, and cleanses from these vegan-friendly spots in LA! Yep, we’re falling into the trap of every health-loving LA vegan. After your online yoga class, here are some juice spots to order for delivery or pick-up before tending to your patio herb garden. Jokes aside, juices are a great way to get in extra vitamins and nutrients, detox your digestive tract, and refresh your routine. Note: These establishments are vegan-friendly. Keep an eye out for honey and bee pollen when ordering.
Vegan Exchange Reopens as Drive-Thru in North Hollywood
2021 just keeps getting better when it comes to vegan food options! Vegan Exchange, the little sister to the annual Vegan Street Fair, is back and operating as a drive-thru every Sunday from 11am-5pm in North Hollywood, happening now. In order to keep social distancing measures and maintain a safe environment for vendors and guests, the pop-up is serving pre-orders only.
Black-Owned Vegan Restaurants to Support in Los Angeles
Whether you’re craving vegan burgers, buffalo cauliflower, or apple cobbler, stop by one of these Black-owned vegan restaurants to get your fix!
New Fully Vegan Italian Ghost Kitchen Opens in West LA
LA just gained a new all-vegan Italian food destination with the opening of Ciao Verde Italia. Do you know what that means? More plant-based pasta and pizza options that can be ordered with the tap of a button––YAAAS!
New Vegan Taco Shop Opens in LA’s Fairfax Neighborhood
Los Angeles just gained another plant-based Mexican spot with the opening of Taco Vega on Fairfax. Woohoo!
Ladurée Holiday Macaron Shop to Pop up at Plant Food + Wine
Beginning Saturday, December 19th, Plant Food + Wine will be hosting a pop-up retail holiday boutique in the front room of the store. The popular Venice eatery will partner with Ladurée to bring vegan pastries, macarons, and teas to the restaurant. And for a limited time, guests will be able to purchase the limited edition Ladurée Christmas Box, featuring a variety of vegan macarons.
Where to Pick up Vegan Christmas Dinner in Los Angeles
“Twas the night before Christmas, when all through LA, all the vegans were hungry, in search of a cafe.” Yep, the struggle is real! Between shopping for last-minute gifts to dealing with stressful in-laws, finding time to cook an elaborate Christmas meal can be tough. Luckily, we’ve found a plethora of vegan wonderlands that offer Christmas meals for pickup. Here they are!
Monty’s Good Burger Launches Mobile App and Online Ordering
In the wake of recent government mandated dining shutdown orders in Southern California, restaurants have been forced to pivot back to takeout and delivery. Monty’s Good Burger—a vegan microchain with a menu reminiscent of In-N-Out—just launched its company app to make ordering easier (and safer) for both consumers and staff. The new app enables customers to order ahead and pay for pickup to avoid crowded lines, in addition to offering special access to Monty’s not-so-secret menu. The app works for all Monty’s locations: Riverside, Beverly Grove, Echo Park, and Koreatown.
Sugar Taco to Open Second Location in Sherman Oaks
Sugar Taco is opening a new restaurant location in Sherman Oaks in early 2021!
12 Places to Pick up Vegan Christmas Desserts in Los Angeles
Vegan hot chocolate bombs, cookies for Santa, and peppermint-flavored everything! We love the holidays for many reasons, but the seasonal desserts might take the cake for us––get it? We’ve scouted out the most fun and festive vegan holiday desserts in LA. Deck the halls, grab your oat milk, and get ready for sweetness overload!
Echo Park’s Counterpart Vegan Closes Permanently
Echo Park’s beloved plant-based restaurant, Counterpart Vegan, is officially closed.
Where to Pick Up Vegan Tamales in Los Angeles
Here’s a list of places that offer vegan tamales in LA! The popular Mesoamerican dish is made from masa dough with a bean, cheese, meat, or vegetable filling that’s wrapped in a corn husk and steamed to perfection. While tamales are enjoyed year-round, it’s a holiday tradition to make, share, and eat them as a part of the celebration of Las Posadas. Want to unwrap the tastiest present of them all? Pick up some vegan tamales from one of these spots!
Owners of Cocobella Creamery Launch Vegan Taiwanese Pop-Up
There’s an all-vegan Taiwanese pop-up coming to Cocobella Creamery in Hollywood this Friday!
Crossroads Kitchen Launches Vegan Pizza Pop-Up
The highly-esteemed vegan restaurant, Crossroads Kitchen, just launched a pizza pop-up!
You Can Now Get Counterpart Vegan’s Tasting Menu To-Go
Counterpart Vegan is launching a takeout version of their tasting menu curated by executive chef and partner, Mimi Williams.
10 Best Vegan Restaurants in Los Angeles
These vegan restaurants are the best in Los Angeles! We love the huge selection of plant-based eateries in LA, but it can be a bit overwhelming when deciding where to go for dinner. That’s where we come into play! After noshing on our fair share of plant-based dishes around town, here’s the inside scoop on our favorite vegan spots. Whether you’re a native, tourist, vegan, or non-vegan, you won’t want to miss eating at these plant-based restaurants in LA!
Matthew Kenney Cuisine Launches Three New Vegan Pop-ups in L.A.
With the new mandate in LA County prohibiting outdoor dining, Plant Food + Wine has suspended its own operations and is making way for three new Matthew Kenney Cuisine concepts.
Where to Pick up Vegan Thanksgiving Pies in Los Angeles
Everyone knows that the best part of the holiday season (besides time with loved ones, of course) is dessert. Whether you’re a die-hard pumpkin fiend, a classic apple lover, or a fan of ooey gooey pecan pie, we’re rounding up the best places to pick up a slice—or the whole pie—here in Los Angeles for the holidays!