New Vegan Restaurant Plant Junkie Opens Inside Urbanspace NYC
Plant Junkie opened January 8th at the Urbanspace NYC food hall, and they are serving up 100% plant-based comfort food. Entrées include the Bangkok Curry – peanut noodles, baked red curry tofu, edamame, Thai cabbage slaw, coconut kale, and crispy lotus root – and The Hipster – sandwich with a crispy “chicken” cutlet, lettuce, tomato and ranch), among others. You’ll also find indulgent sides such as Mac-n-“Cheese” topped with panko and crispy shallots . Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, Plant Junkie offers gluten-free options as well—just ask!
Plant Junkie is located inside Urbanspace at 152 W 52nd St New York, NY 10019 and open Monday-Friday 6am-10pm, Saturday 8am-10pm, and Sunday 8am-7pm.
Mohini, a born and raised vegetarian from Chicago, initially went vegan when faced with a health issue, but stayed vegan for the animals. Whole food plant-based eating (inspired by traditional Indian culture) is her optimal diet. An advocate for mental health and lifestyle changes, she has a degree in Health Sciences from DePaul University.
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