Vegan and Gluten-Free Resources - NYC Vegan Vacations

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Happy Cow worldwide listings of vegan and vegetarian restaurants home of the Crazy Sexy Diet and Crazy Sexy Kitchen

The China Study community from Dr. Colin T. Campbell articles on health, lifestyle, recipes, travel, and more from Dr. Michael Greger, MD

Vegan Fitness

Vegan Bodybuilding and Fitness from vegan bodybuilder Robert Cheeke

Thrive Forward nutrition education by vegan triathlete Brendan Brazier

Organic Athlete vegan and vegetarian athletes

No Meat Athlete vegan running

Vegan Health and Fitness Magazine website and print magazine

Info for New Vegans and the Veggie-Curious

The 30 Day Vegan Challenge online program by Colleen Patrick-Goudreau

Vegan or Gluten-Free Online Stores vegan-owned business that ships nationwide

Food Fight vegan grocery store

Gluten-Free Mall (some items are vegan, but many others are not, so read ingredients carefully)

NYC Vegan Restaurants - Manhattan

Upper East Side

Candle Cafe 75th St./3rd Ave. (vegan eat-in or takeout)

Candle 79 79th St./Lexington Ave. (vegan sit-down restaurant)

Pure Food (uptown) 97th St./Madison Ave. (vegan, cooked food bar, salad bar, juice bar, not affiliated with Pure Food and Wine)

Upper West Side

Cafe Blossom 84th - 85th St./Columbus Ave. (vegan sit-down restaurant)

Peacefood Café 82nd St. - 83rd St./460 Amsterdam Ave. (vegan)

Candle Café West Broadway/89th St. - 90th St. (vegan, eat in or takeout)


Blossom Restaurant 21st - 22nd St./9th Ave. (vegan sit-down restaurant)

Beyond Sushi inside Chelsea Market, 15th-16th St./9th Ave. (all vegan, extensive gluten-free options)

Murray Hill, Gramercy, Union Square

Franchia 34th - 35th St./Park Ave. (Korean, vegan, gluten-free menu available)

HanGawi 32nd St./Madison Ave. - 5th Ave. (Korean, vegan, gluten-free menu available)

Beyond Sushi 14th St./2nd-3rd Ave. (all vegan, extensive gluten-free options)

Peacefood Café 41 E. 11th St./University Place (vegan, many gluten-free options)

Chloe’s Soft Serve Fruit 25 E 17th St./Broadway (sorbet)

Maoz Union Square, Times Square, Upper West Side, etc. (chain of falafel and hummus restaurants, all the falafel is gluten-free, and most of the menu is vegan)

Greenwich Village

LifeThyme 6th Ave./8th St. - 9th St. (hot food bar, salad bar, bakery, juice bar, vegan options, outstanding gluten-free vegan baked goods and raw deserts)

NY Dosas food truck West 4th St./Macdougal St. - Thompson St., south side of Washington Square Park (vegan foot cart, many items are gluten-free)

Blossom Carmine St./Bedford St.-Bleecker St. (vegan, some gluten-free options)

by Chloe 185 Bleecker St./Macdougal St. (vegan fast food restaurant by chef Chloe Coscarelli, unrelated to the Chloe’s sorbet store)

East Village, Nolita, SOHO, etc.

Jennifer’s Way Bakery 263 E. 10th St./1st Ave. - Ave. A (everything is vegan, gluten-free, and soy-free)

Quintessence 10th St./1st Ave. - Ave. A (vegan, many gluten-free options)

Angelica’s Kitchen 12th St./2nd Ave. (vegan, organic, many gluten-free options)

Caravan of Dreams 6th St./1st Ave. - Ave. A (vegan, some raw, tons of gluten-free options)

Sacred Chow Sullivan St./3rd St. - Bleecker, just south of Washington Square Park (vegan, many gluten-free options)

Rockin Raw 171 Sullivan St./Bleecker St. - Houston St. (vegan, all gluten-free and soy-free, many nut-free options)

V-Spot Organic 12 Saint Mark’s Place/2nd-3rd Ave. (vegan, many gluten-free options)

Financial District

Sun in Bloom 165 Church St./Reade St. (vegan, some raw, almost all gluten-free)

Magic Mix Juicery 102 Fulton St./William St. (vegan, all raw, all gluten-free and soy-free)

Vegetarian Food Trucks - Manhattan

The Squeeze 17th St./Union Squre West and several other locations (vegan, gluten-free)

NY Dosas West 4th St./Macdougal St. - Thompson St., south side of Washington Square Park (foot cart, all vegan, many items are gluten-free)

Taim (vegetarian with tons of vegan options, gluten-free falafel, smoothies)

NYC Vegan Restaurants - Brooklyn

V-Spot Park Slope (Latin) 156 Fifth Ave./Douglass St.

Sun in Bloom (American) 460 Bergetn St./5th Ave. - Flatbush Ave. (mostly raw foods, but also a good selection of gluten-free baked goods)

Bunna Cafe (Ethiopian) 1084 Flushing Ave./Porter Ave.

Food Blogs

Vegan blogs

Happy Cow blog vegetarian and vegan recipes, news articles, etc.

Choosing Raw vegan, raw recipes by Gena

Fat Free Vegan Kitchen by Susan Voisin

Bitter Sweet blog by Hannah Kaminsky, author of Vegan a la Mode, Vegan Desserts, and My Sweet Vegan

The Cool Vegetarian video blog with raw, vegan, vegetarian info

Healthy Happy Life vegan blog by Kathy Patalsky, has great food photos and vegan cooking videos (not specifically allergy-free)

Quarry Girl vegan blog from Los Angeles

The Vegan Stoner recipes illustrated by cartoons

Happy Herbivore by Lindsay, cookbook author and health advocate

What the Hell Does a Vegan Eat, Anyway? blog with photos

Vegan and Gluten-Free blogs

Fork and Beans GF, vegan blog

The Healthy Apple by Amie Valpone, personal chef

Gluten Free Vegan Me blog with recipes and beautiful, very professional photos

Manifest Vegan GF vegan recipes by Allyson Kramer

Welcoming Kitchen vegan, gluten-free, allergen-free blog by Kim Lutz, cookbook author, and Megan Hart, MS, RD

Whisking and Writing vegan, gluten-free blog by Laurie Sadowski, author of The Allergy-Free Cook series

Udderly Unimpressed vegan, gluten-free cooking on a budget

Vegan Without vegan, gluten-free, and soy-free gluten-free and vegan blog

Gluten-Free Vegan Mom blog with recipes that are vegan, gluten-free, soy-free, corn-free, etc.

Gluten-Free Vegan blog by Laura

Gluten-Free Vegan Journey blog

The Sugar-free Vegan GF, vegan recipes

Gluten-Free Girl and the Chef blog by Shauna James Ahern (not vegan, but some recipes are veg friendly, and this site is worth it for the writing and photos)

101 Vegan Blogs list of links and descriptions

Vegan or Gluten-Free Organizations Vegan Action nonprofit

Vegan Society

Veganism in a Nutshell by Vegetarian Resource Group

Celiac Disease Foundation (not specifically vegetarian oriented)

Other resources

Homemade vegan cleaning products

Vegan events calendar (nationwide)

Health Benefits of a Vegan Diet

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