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
Here at FAB BABY GEAR we provide parents with healthy, quality and trendy essentials that you can feel confident and proud about. Fair Trade baby products (belly lotion) and Fair Trade toys. Vegan and Organic skin and hair products. Vegan leather purses and bags. Owned by a husband and wife read more
Conveniently located in the heart of the Glebe, a vibrant Ottawa downtown neighborhood, Light of India Restaurant offers a unique Indian gastronomic experience. The warmly lit restaurant features a daily luncheon and Sunday brunch buffet, and an à la carte dinner menu of traditional dishes from the northeastern region of read more
At Pure Gelato we make authentic Italian gelato using only the freshest, all natural ingredients. We follow traditional artisan recipes and import our pastes and concentrates straight from Italy.Our gelato is low in fat (4-6% MF) but just as smooth and creamy as other premium ice creams with higher fat read more
At Mad Radish, we believe that people want to eat food that makes them feel great. But we don’t see why healthy should be boring. So we’ve created a menu of chef-driven, goodness-packed salads and warm bowls that taste as good as they make you feel.
Are you looking for food, products and solutions for a healthier life? At Kardish, we have a better life in store. And with nine locations across Ottawa, there is a Kardish Health Food Centre near you! Our clean and modern stores offer a wide selection of specialty health and bulk read more
The Joy of Gluten Free prepares fabulous food everybody loves. We vow to achieve the highest standards in both taste and nutrition. We offer a daily lunch menu as well as our fresh baked breads, buns, pizza crusts, cakes, pies, sweets and pastries all made on the premises. For cooks read more
Hareg Variety is a new Café at the heart of the vibrant Glebe community in Ottawa. We serve exotic Ethiopian and Eritrean breakfast, lunch any time of the day. We also serve hot beverages Cappuccino, Espresso… Upon request we brew Ethiopian Coffee. Serves meat, veg options available. During the week, read more
ORESTA organic skin care confectionery specializes in chemical-free and earth-friendly facial and body treatments. In addition to spa services, we offer an exclusive selection of natural beauty and personal care products for the entire family. ORESTA has three locations in Ottawa: ORESTA organic skin care confectionary located at 464 O’Connor read more
CRAFT Beer Market is a premium casual restaurant with over 100 beer on tap! All of our menu items are handcrafted in house using fresh, local and sustainable ingredients whenever possible. Located in the shops at Landsdowne, CRAFT is the perfect place to gather friends and family and enjoy great read more
Delicious Thai food on the South side of Centretown. Many vegan options throughout the lunch and dinner menus, mostly found under the “Vegetables” sections at the bottoms of both menus. Items such as tofu dishes and thai veg curries.
After three years of developing ice cream in my own kitchen, I’m proud to introduce a unique selection of ice cream flavours not found anywhere else in Ottawa. Moo Shu Ice Cream uses predominantly Asian flavours to craft small-batch hand-scooped and hand-dipped ice cream truffles. Available now: Good Morning Yuzu, read more
Loudmouth is an artist inspired design and printhouse that challenges traditional ideas about printing. Whether it be a handful of embossed and gold foiled business cards on 16pt cotton paper, or thousands of tiny matchbook sized postcards printed on recycled cardboard, if you can image in it, we’ll find a 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
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
Creator of Love Plants for Life plant-based and allergy-friendly health programs. Holistic nutrition for supporting plant-based lifestyles, reproductive & sexual health, digestive health, weight loss, athletes, illness & allergies, healthy detoxification, cognitive function, and more! Services on offer include nutritional health assessment (includes body composition analysis), personalized sample menus and read more
Offering organic coffee, homemade baked goods, breakfast and lunch items, sharing plates and much more! Kava uses local suppliers like Art is in Bakery, Seed to Sausage, and Happy Goat Coffee. Summer produce comes directly from local farms. Coffee is direct trade, not Fair Trade. Many vegan food options such read more
Burrito gringo serves up gourmet burritos and other Mexican delights in a fun modern atmosphere. All food is prepared in store daily. Many vegan options such as burritos with with rice, beans, vegetables, guacamole and herbs. You can also get burrito bowls or nachos without cheese and sour cream. Recently read more
The Red Apron offers eat-in meals, a retail store, and a weekly fresh meal delivery service. About half of the menu is vegetarian with many vegan options and substitutions available. All foods and baked goods use mostly organic ingredients and Fair Trade where possible, such as FT sugar in baked read more
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
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
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
SAABOON handmade soaps are gentle and suitable for all skin types. Made with the highest quality all-natural ingredients, our soaps will clean, soothe and leave your skin moisturized after every use. We do not use synthetic chemicals or foaming agents, artificial fragrance oils, artificial colourings, or any preservatives which will read more
More than just gelato, Stella Luna is a family owned and operated European style Café, serving up gourmet panini, hearty soups, eclectic salads, buttermilk waffles, crepes, decadent desserts and specialty coffees with Italian flare. Stella Luna – intimate ambiance, exceptional food! Sorbets are all vegan but most gelatos contain dairy read more
The Herb & Spice Wellness Shop is an expansion of the H&S Food Shop across the street. Large selection of vitamins & minerals, whole food supplements, raw supplements, herbal remedies, protein powders, homeopathic remedies, essential oils & aromatherapy supplies, natural face, body & baby care, natural cosmetics and even natural read more
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