Thursday, September 30, 2010
Saturday, September 25, 2010
How can you not get excited when you see this sign? Lumi: Empanada & Dumpling Kitchen. A restaurant that specializes in food that comes in tiny pockets!
The interior and exterior were both interesting, with a kind of Japanese feel to the place.
Monday, September 20, 2010
Friday, September 17, 2010
Zen is the place for healthy, Japanese "fast food." Tons of options for stir fry bowls as well as some sushi. They're very vegetarian friendly, as you can pick your protein for any bowl.
Seaweed salad, $1.49
Sunday, September 12, 2010
Chilito is a quick, casual, outdoor dining only Mexican place in East Austin. Walk up to the window and place your order.
Friday, September 10, 2010
Koriente was started by a woman who didn't like to cook but wanted to feed her family healthy food. So, she created Koriete for others like her. The story is written on the wall outside of the restaurant. They've got lots of great, flavorful and inventive dishes that are indeed very healthy.
Japchei: clear sweet potato noodles mixed with veggies & topped with tofu. ($7 without protein added, $9 with)
Monday, September 6, 2010
Counter Culture is a vegan food trailer not far from where we live in North Central Austin.. we grabbed some food here and brought it home to eat. They had pretty interesting and tasty meat substitutes.
Friday, September 3, 2010
Snack Bar on South Congress has an awesome patio. They had live music there after dark on the Thursday we went. My sister, who is a vegan, was in town, so prepare to be bombarded with vegan-friendly food spots for the coming blog entries.