Author Archives: Laura BSB

Dinner at Ginger Hop

Ginger Hop in northeast Minneapolis offers a nice selection of vegan options, from curry to salad, to soup, and more. Continue reading

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Vegan Night at Bar Luchador

Bar Luchador hosts vegan night once a month, and I was finally able to attend for the first time. Continue reading

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Dinner at Fig + Farro

Fig + Farro provides wholesome, plant based food that is globally inspired. They offer brunch on the weekends and lunch & dinner daily. Continue reading

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Dinner at Kona Grill

My mom had a $50 gift card to Kona Grill that she wasn’t planning to use, so I happily accepted it and headed over there for dinner. I had heard there was a small vegan menu, but it’s now incorporated … Continue reading

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Vegan Waffles at The Buzz Coffee and Cafe

If I lived any closer to The Buzz Coffee and Cafe, my wallet and my waistline would both be in trouble. Their vegan waffle menu offers over thirty sweet and savory combinations, many of which include The Herbivorous Butcher’s vegan … Continue reading

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Vegan Options at Rise Bagel Co.

Rise Bagel Co. is in downtown Minneapolis, and all of their bagels are vegan. They also offer vegan cream cheese, sausage, carrot lox, and butter. It’s a cool, modern space where you order at the counter and they call your … Continue reading

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Dinner at J. Selby’s

J. Selby’s was broken into during the past weekend, and their safe was stolen. One of their doors has to be boarded up while they wait for a custom piece of glass to be remade. Stories like this make me … Continue reading

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Brunch at Fig + Farro

My friend Jillian invited me out to brunch today, and we settled on Fig + Farro to try out some options on their new all vegan menu. They switched from vegetarian to fully vegan on November 3rd, and we’ve been … Continue reading

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Twin Cities Vegan Gift Guide

Our wonderful little vegan community is not that little anymore, and it’s easier than ever to support local businesses with cruelty-free offerings. The holiday season is upon us, but these gift ideas are for any time of year.  Note: While … Continue reading

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Vegan Finds at Mike’s Discount Foods

I had some extra time today, so I trekked half an hour to the Mike’s Discount Foods in Anoka. I hadn’t visited this location before, and now I know to stick with the Mike’s in Fridley. It’s the biggest of … Continue reading

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