Ottawa’s newest book store. Specializing in academic non-fiction, buy and sell used books of merit. Very vegan friendly with almond milk as a substitute for dairy in coffee drinks, and offering baked vegan treats from Strawberry Blonde Bakery. Coffee is supplied from Equator Coffee Roasters (Fair Trade Organic), as well read more
I offer first-hand, personal in-home dog sitting and boarding. The focus of my attention is to ensure that your pet enjoys a safe, comfortable and stress free environment during your absence. In order to accomplish this, my preference is to host no more than two dogs at any one time. read more
It’s a spot like no other, featuring the best in live music, pinball, old school arcade games and a delicious menu of handmade perogies. The House of TARG is proudly owned and operated by Ottawa musicians Paul ‘yogi’ Granger, Mark McHale and Kevin Birger. Known for great vegan “cheddar bacon” read more
WELCOME TO THE DOGGIN’ IT CAFE! Ottawa’s first pet-friendly cafe has plenty of room to sit and read the paper, check your emails, or browse around the store. With a fabulous beverage menu, free wi-fi, and treat menu for the furry ones, you may not want to leave. Try a read more
Carleton University’s student run coffeehouse. Rooster’s offers a variety of Fair Trade and organic hot beverages such as coffees, teas, hot chocolate, speciality lattes and more. In addition to the selection of Fair Trade items, Rooster’s menu contains some vegetarian, vegan, halal and gluten free options for breakfast and lunch read more
The supermarket is filled with fresh fruits and vegetables as well as grocery items, a self-serve bulk section, a deli, a meat, poultry and fish section as well as free range farm eggs and freshly made in-house foods. Cedars & Co offers a fresh choice of numerous organic produce, dairy read more
Bridgehead is a local coffee shop chain with Fair Trade at the center of its mission. Staff at Bridgeheads tend to be quite knowledgeable about veganism and are happy to substitute soy milk into their specialty coffee drinks. Soups are usually vegan and there are often other vegan options such read more
At Panago we are proud to offer something for everyone, including Vegetarians + Vegans! Try our Vegan Deluxe Pepperoni Pizza or create your own. With an exceptional variety of fresh, quality toppings, our selection is unmatched. Vegans can choose between 5 crusts, 6 sauces, 17 toppings and 1 cheese (Daiya). read more
The Green Door is Ottawa’s oldest and best-known vegetarian restaurant, established in 1988. We use only quality ingredients. Our preferred source for produce is local and organic. Most menu choices are vegan, many gluten-free. There is also a “Green Door Grocer” next door with Fair Trade, Organic and Vegan retail read more
This is the Carleton student’s residential cafeteria but is open to all. Cash only. Many food stalls available; one of which is exclusively vegan and well-labelled.
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