During the pandemic, many restaurant owners — whether they themselves subscribe to a fully meatless diet — decided to turn their attention to opening vegetarian and vegan businesses, some even pivoting their preexisting old menus. What’s clear in the industry now more than ever is that vegan and vegetarian restaurants aren’t a constraint but an opportunity for creativity and flavor potential.
For New Yorkers, there’s been no better time to find delicious meals that don’t rely on meat (and dairy) consumption. From fast casual burger joints to top-notch dim sum, there’s something for everyone at these stellar vegan and vegetarian spots.
The latest CDC guidance for vaccinated diners during the COVID-19 outbreak is here; dining out still carries risks for unvaccinated diners and workers. Please be aware of changing local rules, and check individual restaurant websites for any additional restrictions such as mask requirements. Find a local vaccination site here.Read More