Strawberry Blonde Bakery’s mission is to create a place where the growing number of people with food allergies can buy a treat and not have to worry about cross-contamination, while also not having to compromise on taste or aesthetics. Our goodies taste just as good (nay! better!) than their conventional read more
Locally Roasted, sustainably sourced, Organic & fairly traded coffee brewed by good people in a cool space in the Westboro village. Fair Trade Coffee from Equator Coffee Roasters, roasted locally in Almonte, ON.
Welcome to Ahora! Ahora, which means Now, reflects our commitment to offer a variety of Mexican dishes adapted to today’s taste. Our goal is to offer healthy and tasty Mexican food at affordable prices.Since our opening in 2004, Ahora has grown to be Ottawa’s favorite Mexican Restaurant. Years later, we read more
Café Cristal is one of ottawa’s most authentic and traditional third-wave cafe’s. Find yourself in a culturally rich environment that brings together the romantic ambience of the French countryside along with the refined beauty of the Arabesque. Independently owned and run, we strive to bring forward a globally inspired menu read more
Ottawa’s home of international and independent movies since 1988. Pretty much everything you need to know can be found here: http://www.bytowne.ca/about-us Want to know our showtimes? Try our online calendar! http://www.bytowne.ca/movie-calendar/ Local Cinema. Serves vegan popcorn and desserts from Strawberry Blonde Bakery.
Equator is a unique cafe and coffee roastery featuring fair trade organic coffee and espresso beverages and a variety of baking and light meal options. Enjoy the monthly changing art wall and great selection of coffee accessories and fair trade gifts. Pick up a bag of freshly roasted coffee. Roastery read more
GOVINDA’S is Ottawa’s first and oldest vegetarian establishment, since 1981. GOVINDA’S is operated on a non-profit basis by the International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON). We provide an “All You Can Eat” hot and cold buffet. GOVINDA’S offers food for the body, mind and spirit. Entirely vegan buffet. Only $5 read more
Plant Prepped is a plant-based meal kit delivery service. We believe that eating plant-based should be affordable, convenient and delicious. So, we are here to make your life a little easier by doing all of the meal planning, ingredient sourcing and prepping for you. Why plant-based? Plants are abundant in read more
Moca Loca boul. St-joseph a vu le jour en Mars dernier.Situé juste en face des galeries de Hull, c’est un endroit magnifique pour les sorties entre amis, les rendez-vous d’affaires, les séances de devoir, relaxer et surtout, goûter à toutes les petites merveilles qui s’y retrouvent! Nous offrons aussi des read more
Family owned and operated since 1964! One of Ottawa’s oldest and longest running family boutiques. We carry goods imported from India, Indonesia, Africa and Thailand. Come in and experience the exotic treasures of the East. Your support of local independant business is greatly appreciated!
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
Striking far beyond your average wedding planner, we aim to create and curate an affair that’s uniquely you! Now offering full service coordination, styling, and execution to bring your vision to life.
Lia Walsh is an Ottawa-based graphic designer that focuses primarily on the nonprofit and small business sector. She has strong ties to the fair trade, local and vegetarian communities. She aims to provide affordable communications and design services to those who would otherwise be unable to afford these services from 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
Montreal Style. Ottawa Heart. In 1984 we became Ottawa’s first wood-burning bagel. Actually, the first bagel of its kind in Ontario! Seven ingredients you can pronounce, hand rolled, honey-water boiled and wood fire baked makes for Ottawa Bagelshop bagel. Ottawa’s only bagel with heart. Dairy-free, salt-free, soy-free, preservative-free, additive-free. Kosher. read more
SOULiers Studio was founded by Lise Beutel out of a wish to find beautiful shoes and accessories that don’t compromise her values. During her journey towards a vegan lifestyle which she started a few years ago, she was challenged to easily find stylish vegan shoes. She embarked on an exhaustive 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
Samantha Shorkey is a vegan trainer/competition coach, blogger, bikini competitor, the first-ever vegan World Naturals bikini pro & author of Jacked on the Beanstalk: Plant Based Fuel for Vegan Athletes. She offers online coaching and in-person coaching out of Ottawa, Ontario.
The May Court Club of Ottawa is involved in many community projects to which its volunteers devote many hours (almost 20,000 per year!) and to some it also provides necessary financial support. Service to the community was a requirement stipulated by Lady Aberdeen, the founder of the Club, and over read more
The African Bronze Honey Project is an engaging, entertaining and educational social-enterprise project between Zambia and Canada. We have partnered with a unique, organic, Zambian honey producer that empowers rural Africans to be financially self-sufficient in an environmentally sustainable way. We do it by importing African Bronze Honey into Canada read more
EthicalTree.com is an ethical directory for Ottawa encouraging a wide scale trend toward ethical consumerism! We currently cover Fair Trade, vegan, vegetarian, organic, and women-owned businesses! This includes restaurants, bakeries, cafes, stores and more!
Keep checking back on our journey. We will be adding more ethical preferences, doing a revamp of our website, and coming out with an app in the coming months! If you'd like to follow our journey, like/follow us on social media @EthicalTree on Facebook and Twitter, and @EthicalTree_Ottawa for Instagram.