Whether or not you live a plant-based lifestyle, the Twin Cities is becoming a mecca for vegans. More and more plant-based eateries are opening in addition to the already popular J Selbys in Saint Paul. Here are the newest places to add to your must-try list:
Trio Plant Based
After a successful Kickstarter campaign, Trio Plant Based will give you all the soul food you've been craving, but it's all plant-based. Grilled Cheeze, Ribs, Mac N Cheeze and more/
610 W. Lake St., Minneapolis; 612-326-1326, trioplantbased.com; Monday to Sunday, 5 to 10 p.m.
This cafe has what you're looking for regardless of what time you go: breakfast sandwiches, salads, rice bowls and more. Basically, the owner says he was looking to create “a great restaurant that just happens to be plant-based,”
3252-B W. Lake St., Minneapolis; 612-345-7265, seedcafempls.com; Monday to Friday, 7 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday & Sunday brunch from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
This is a place we at Cities97.1 have experience with! Owner Sheila helped us surprise Keri with cupcakes for her birthday last year, and we'll be honest, they are AS GOOD as cupcakes with dairy. If you're looking to satisfy your plant-based sweet tooth, get here ASAP!
2409 Lyndale Ave. S., Minneapolis; 612-213-3020, veganeast.com; Monday to Thursday and Sunday, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Friday and Saturday 8 a.m. to 10 p.m.