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Vegetarian Restaurants


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Does anyone know of any good vegetarian restaurants in northern NJ? I am interested in non-Asian or Indian since we already have some favorites. More along the lines of some of the vegetarian dishes offered at Park and Orchard. We would love to find places similar to those we frequented when living in S.F. and Boulder, Colorado. Thanks.

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There is a restaurant in Montclair called Fascino - They do a vegetarian tasting menu - We went about a month ago. It was fantastic - The polenta fries were to die for. This is more expensive than Park and Orchard but if you want to go somewhere nice and have more than vegetable stir fry it is well worth it. Sample tasting menu below - they are seasonal so some of the dishes may change.

http://www.fascinorestaurant.com/menu_pdfs...mplate(PDF).pdf

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Does anyone know of any good vegetarian restaurants in northern NJ?  I am interested in non-Asian or Indian since we already have some favorites.  More along the lines of some of the vegetarian dishes offered at Park and Orchard.  We would love to find places similar to those we frequented when living in S.F. and Boulder, Colorado.  Thanks.

We have been to Fasicino a number of times and love it.

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There was a raw food restaurant in Montclair that was at Taste of the Nation 2006 that had some really nice stuff:

http://local.yahoo.com/details?id=31871407

The Energy Bar

(973) 746-7003

307 Orange Rd

Montclair, NJ 07042

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There is also a vegetarian restaurant on Valley Road across from the Kings Supermarket . ( On the corner). Haven't tried it, but have always been curious.

Isn't Evergreen in Montclair also vegetarian?

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I think Park and Orchard in Rutherford is vegeterian restaurant.

Park & Orchard originally did not serve red meat but always served chicken and fish. Now they serve steak as well.

That being said, there are a lot of offerings for vegetarians.

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It's called Veggie Heaven.

There is also a vegetarian restaurant on Valley Road across from the Kings Supermarket . ( On the corner).  Haven't tried it, but have always been curious. 

Isn't Evergreen in Montclair also vegetarian?

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It's called Veggie Heaven.
There is also a vegetarian restaurant on Valley Road across from the Kings Supermarket . ( On the corner).  Haven't tried it, but have always been curious. 

Isn't Evergreen in Montclair also vegetarian?

Yes, that's the place. anyone been?

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Haven't been to that location, but I was at the VH in Parsippany years ago. All of the protein was in quotation marks on the menu, i.e. General Tso's "Chicken," and "Pork" dumplings. :blink: Not for me, but the vegetarians seem to like it.

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Haven't been to that location, but I was at the VH in Parsippany years ago.  All of the protein was in quotation marks on the menu, i.e. General Tso's "Chicken," and "Pork" dumplings.  :blink:  Not for me, but the vegetarians seem to like it.

I like to eat healthy, for the most part, and would like to try one of these places. I'm not really interested in eating their soy protein" chicken" or such..just plain ole veggies made a new and intersting way.

Most of us never eat enough !

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