Veggie & Organic London

Veggie & Organic London

by Russell Rose, Lesley Gilmour
     
 

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From vegetarian caterers to juice bars to activist groups—all the information visitors need to enjoy eating meat-free and organic food in the capital
 
In this updated edition, Russell Rose reviews more than 280 restaurants and cafés ranging from the extravagant Apsley’s in Knightsbridge to the local Gallery Caf

Overview

From vegetarian caterers to juice bars to activist groups—all the information visitors need to enjoy eating meat-free and organic food in the capital
 
In this updated edition, Russell Rose reviews more than 280 restaurants and cafés ranging from the extravagant Apsley’s in Knightsbridge to the local Gallery Café in Bethnal Green. There are also sections dedicated to vegetarian and organic shops, contact groups, veggie cooking courses, and a full listing of London’s farmers’ markets. Shunning the tired and the tiresomely chewy, this guide introduces visitors to some of the freshest, most flavorful food the city has to offer.

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher

"With detailed reviews, maps and photographs this book is all you will need to explore the capitals vegetarian and organic food scene."  —Rose Elliot, author, New Vegetarian Cooking

"An invaluable reference tool for vegetarians and those interested in veggie and organic food in this thriving gastronomic capital—don’t leave home without it!"  —Celia Brooks Brown, author, New Vegetarian

Library Journal
Restaurant reviewer and nutrition writer Rose has compiled a convenient and detailed guide for vegetarians and organic foodies traveling to or living in London. Restaurants and shops are organized by neighborhood, with maps providing locations and landmarks. Each review has a helpful key to cost, taste, and portion of the menu that is vegetarian or organic, as well as information on hours, child friendliness, and the availability of vegan options and alcohol. Rose reviews everything from the smallest caf s to well-known expensive destinations, providing recommendations on menu choices, comments on service, and other quirky observations. He also provides information on contact groups, supermarket chains, organic gardening courses, and hotels accommodating for vegetarians. A handy size to slip in a pocket or purse, this attractive guide promises to lead both vegetarians and omnivorous food lovers to some of the most reasonably priced and diverse meals in London. Recommended for travel collections and for all hungry visitors to London.-Melissa Stearns, Franklin Pierce Coll. Lib., NH Copyright 2005 Reed Business Information.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781902910321
Publisher:
Metro Publications
Publication date:
11/01/2010
Edition description:
Second Edition, Second edition
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
4.50(w) x 7.00(h) x 0.70(d)

Meet the Author

Russell Rose is a restaurant reviewer and the coauthor of the guidebook Fashion Fabulous London. He has written on health, food, nutrition, and lifestyle for BBC Good FoodDaily Express, the Daily Mail, and Now Magazine.

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