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Valparaiso (9)

Vegetarian Restaurants: (4 Listings)

Roots Organic Juice Cafe
108 E Lincolnway Ave ~ PH: 219-510-0002
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Organic, American, Juice bar--- Additional Info: Offers a wide variety of fresh, organic juices and smoothies. All made-to-order with many customize-able options. Also organic fair trade coffee, an acai bowl, protein bars, snacks. Staff knowledgeable about vegan and gluten-free diets. This place would be 100% vegan but they offer whey protein. Accepts credit cards. Mon-Fri 7:00am-4:00pm, Sat 9:00am-4:00pm.-- Rating: 5 HappyCow(s)

Meditrina Market Cafe
24 Washington St (at Jefferson) ~ PH: 219-707-5271
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Beer/Wine, Middle Eastern, Mediterranean, Turkish, Take-out, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Offers traditional Mediterranean dining that's more upscale and is vegan-friendly. Small and casual, locally owned. Vegan include roasted eggplant crostini, pomegranate beets, green bean salad, fattoush salad, vegetable tagine (Moroccan inspired stew), falafel pita, falafel deluxe wrap with eggplant and potatoes, tabouli, hummus and baba ganouj. Vegetarian include grape leaves and feta-stuffed dates, spinach salad, lentil salad and cucumber salad. Soup is typically vegan suitable. Daily specials usually consist of a vegan pasta dish and a hummus pizza. Turkish coffee, rosewater pomegranate lemonade, organic wines. Has outdoor seating. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Mon-Sat 11:30am-9:30pm.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Valpo Velvet
55 W Monroe St ~ PH: 219-464-4141
Inexpensive-- Lacto, Ovo, American, Take-out, Delivery, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Dairy ice cream store owned by third-generation locals. Also serving lunch including large selection of sandwiches, soup, salads, desserts. vThe bread is locally sourced from the town bakery. Has Wi-Fi (maybe need to pay). Colorful chalkboard menu, poems painted on the walls and chairs that pay homage to cows, kids, nature and mother earth. The ice cream contains gelatin, but there is a small section of sorbet that is okay for vegetarians. Has outdoor seating. Accepts credit cards. Mon-Sat 11:00am-5:00pm.-- Rating: 2.5 HappyCow(s)

Valpo Viennas
3 Napoleon St (at Lincolnway) ~ PH: 219-299-2592
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, American, Fast food, Take-out, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Offers vegetarian Italian sausages and vegan hot dogs. In the winter, on Fridays, serves vegetarian chili (which most likely is vegan - just ask). Accepts credit cards. Mon-Sat 11:00am-7:00pm.Closed Sun.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)


Health Food Stores, Vegan Shops, Vegan Bakeries, Vegetarian B&Bs, Veg Catering, Veg*n Organizations: (5 Listings)

Au Naturel Market
1708 E Lincolnway ~ PH: 219-465-1984
Organic groceries and foods including many gluten-free.wheat-free/dairy-free. Cruelty-free cleaning products, cosmetics, lotions, and soaps, and essential oils. Mon-Fri 10:00am-7:00pm, Sat 10:00am-6:00pm, Sun 12:00pm-5:00pm.-- Rating: 3 HappyCow(s)

Strack and Van
2800 Calumet Ave ~ PH: 219-464-3571
Grocery store with several locations; replaced Wise Way. Has an organic food section and some vegan and vegetarian products. Mon-Sat 7:00am-11:00pm, Sun 7:00am-10:00pm.-- Rating: 3 HappyCow(s)

Central Park Plaza Market
63 Lafayette St ~ PH: 219-462-5144
Outdoor farmer's Market in downtown. Vendors selling fresh local produce, handmade products, plants and flowers. Typically live musical entertainment from 11am-1pm or a live lunchtime demo. Tue 8:00am-3:00pm.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Creme de la Crop
208 N 250 W ~ PH: 219-510-4547
Organic family farm offering a Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) program where you can order fruit and veggies in advance. Farm tours by appointment. .-- Rating: 3 HappyCow(s)

Strack and Van
2168 W US Highway 30 ~ PH: 219-462-5147
Grocery store with several locations; replaced Wise Way. Has organic as well as international foods sections with some vegetarian and vegan products. Mon-Sat 7:00am-11:00pm, Sun 7:00am-10:00pm.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

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