Evolution Fast Food - Bankers Hill
The evolution will not be televised, it will be eaten. Seriously though, Evolution Fast Food is on to something...turning carnivores into vegans, even if for just one night! Skip the golden arches drive-thru and instead try the menu of this vegan drive-thru, with fast food that does the opposite of those other drive-thru giants - it makes you feel good, fast! Try a Cheese Burger with lettuce, tomato, pickles, ketchup, mustard, vegan mayo and your choice of burger patties - house-made, gluten-free Tempeh or Black Bean patties or their Gardein 1/4 pounder beefy patty.
Pokez Restaurant - East Village
Pokez is a place where both meat-eaters and vegetarians alike can hang out and vibe on the cool scene and tasty eats this East Village restaurant is known for. Rather than cooking in lard, menu items are cooked with vegetable oil and don't expect to find anything cooked with MSG or anything artificial! Order a Green Taco (or two), an unusual taco with slices of avocado and cucumber wrapped in a lettuce leaf! Another good choice is the Tofu Burrito, with beans, rice, tofu, guacamole, salsa fresca, lettuce and cheese that is oh so good! Definitely try the house-made Sangria and enjoy a light buzz while people watching.
Pita Guys - San Marcos
Hurray for Pita Guys in San Marcos for their fresh, authentic-tasting Middle Eastern food. A simple menu makes it easy to order something fresh and fast! You'll love the big and healthy fresh salads, such as the Mediterranean Salad, a tasty combination of Romaine lettuce, tomatoes, red, onion, cucumbers, kalamata olives, and feta cheese topped with olive oil dressing. Order a Falafel plate, vegetarian bean patties served with hummus, baba ghanouj dip and a tabuleh salad that proves you don't have to be a vegetarian to enjoy Falafel.
Jyoti-Bihanga - Normal Heights
Eating fresh, healthy food just may be a good way to achieve inner peace. The Sunday Breakfast Buffet at Jyoti-Bihanga Restaurant is a healthy way to start your week right. All the tasty, healthy bases are covered - vegan whole-wheat blueberry pancakes, vegan tofu scramble, Challah French Toast, fresh fruit, cottage fried potatoes, granola, yogurt, and more! All you can eat for under $11! If you can't make it in the morning, you can always try any one of their healthy menu entrees, such as the Neatloaf, a meatloaf-like dish with grains, soy, eggs, ricotta cheese and spices blended together, baked and topped with a tangy tomato based red sauce.