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It is very difficult to find restaurants in the D.C.-area that offer literally no vegetarian options, especially among restaurants that serve ethnic cuisine. Consequently, this listing only includes restaurants that specifically cater to the vegetarian demand and are popular among our members.

District of Columbia

Downtown
Honest to Goodness Burritos
15th and K Sts., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-276-1799
This is an all-vegetarian lunch cart stand which is open from 11:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. on week days. Burritos range from $2.75 to $5.75. Be prepared to wait in line for about five minutes, as the burritos are made on the spot and the stand is very popular.
Indian Delight
Post Office Pavilion
1100 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-371-2295
An all-vegetarian fast food Indian restaurant located in a food court. Prices range from $3.50 to $8.50.
Indian Delight
Union Station
Washington, D.C.
202-842-1040
An all-vegetarian fast food Indian restaurant located in a food court. Prices range from $3.50 to $8.50.
Indian Delight
1101 Connecticut Ave., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-463-7121
An all-vegetarian fast food Indian restaurant located in a food court. Prices range from $3.75 to $7.00.
Juice Joint
1025 Vermont Ave., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-347-6783
While not all-vegetarian, the Juice Joint serves healthful vegan breakfasts and lunches. Meals include sandwiches, stir-frys, and fruit juices or smoothies. Prices range from $5 to $8. Open from7:30 a.m. until 4 p.m. on week days, but is closed on weekends.

Dupont Circle
Sala Thai
2016 P St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-872-1144
This Thai restaurant has separate vegetarian menus upon request. Make sure to specify no fish sauce. Prices range from $6 to $13, depending on whether you order from the lunch or dinner menu. Hours of operation vary throughout the week, so make sure to call before going.

Georgetown
Amma Vegetarian Kitchen
3291-A M St., N.W. (upstairs)
Washington, D.C.
202-625-6625
This all-vegetarian Indian restaurant offers cheap meals in a normally expensive area. Prices range from $4 to $8.
Harmony Café
3287 1/2 M St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-338-3881
While this pan-Asian restaurant is not all-vegetarian, virtually everything on the menu can be made vegan. A favorite of many vegans in the area, Harmony Café has some of the best vegan meat analogs around. Prices range from $5 to $9.

Howard University
Delights of the Garden
2616 Georgia Ave., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-319-8747
Excepting a couple of dishes that have honey, Delights of the Garden is 100 percent vegan. Specializing in raw vegan cuisine, Delights is a favorite of many local vegans. Prices are around $5.
Everlasting Life/Eternity
Juice Bar

2928 Georgia Ave., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-232-1700
www.everlastinglife.net
In the back of this all-vegan (except honey) grocery store, there is a great restaurant and juice bar. Specializes in raw cuisine, but also has some cooked food. Of particular notice to vegans, Everlasting Life has a vegan soft serve ice cream machine.
Soul Vegetarian Café
2606 Georgia Ave., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-328-7685
www.kingdomofyah.com/sv.htm
Excepting a couple of desserts that have honey, Soul Vegetarian is 100 percent vegan soul food. Definitely a favorite of local vegans. Prices range from $4 to $7. On Sundays, open only for brunch from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m.



Maryland

Bethesda
Thyme Square
4735 Bethesda Ave.
Bethesda, Md.
301-657-9077
Very creative and finely-presented. Not all-vegetarian, but all vegan and vegetarian dishes are clearly marked on the menu. Good for special occasions, as prices range from $15 to $30, depending on whether you go for lunch or dinner. Reservation recommended.

College Park
Berwyn Café
5010 Berwyn Rd.
College Park, Md.
301-345-9898
High-quality, all-vegetarian, and all-organic food. Berwyn Café has a wide variety of vegan meals, including baked desserts. All meals under $10.
Maryland Food Collective
University of Maryland
Student Union Building
301-314-8089
Mostly-vegetarian, the collective offers a variety of vegan sandwiches and other meals. Also carries some groceries. All meals are under $6. The hours of operation are not the same all week, so calling before going is recommended.

Columbia
Mango Grove
6365B Dobbin Rd.
Columbia, Md.
410-884-3426
All vegetarian Indian food.

Gaithersburg
Madras Palace
74 Bureau Dr.
Gaithersburg, Md.
301-977-1600
All vegetarian Indian food. Prices around $9.

Rockville
Vegetable Garden
11618 Rockville Pk.
Rockville, Md.
301-468-9301
www.thevegetablegarden.com
This 100 percent vegan Chinese restaurant offers a wide variety of mock meat and vegetable dishes, along with many organic ingredients. A favorite of many local vegans. Prices range from $7 to $13.
Yuan Fu
798 Rockville Pk.
Rockville, Md.
301-762-5937
Similar to Vegetable Garden, this is a 100 percent vegan Chinese restaurant with many mock meat and vegetable dishes. Prices are a little cheaper than Vegetable Garden.

Silver Spring
Hunan Manor
11237 New Hampshire Ave.
Silver Spring, Md.
301-681-5360
While not all-vegetarian, this Chinese restaurant offers a large variety of mock-meat dishes. Unfortunately, Hunan Manor has a lobster and fish tank for customers to select the specific animals they want for their meal.

Takoma/Langley
Mark's Kitchen
7006 Carroll Ave.
Takoma Park, Md.
301-270-1884
This Asian specialty restaurant is extremely vegetarian friendly. Prices range from $5 to $9.
Udupi Palace
1329 University Blvd.
Langley Park, Md.
301-434-1531
www.udupipalace.com
This all-vegetarian Indian restaurant is arguably the best Indian food in the D.C.-area. Prices range from $8 to $11.
Woodlands
8046 New Hampshire Ave.
Langley Park, Md.
301-434-4202
All-vegetarian Indian food. Prices are a little cheaper than Udupi Palace.

Wheaton
Wooden Shoe Bakery
11301 Georgia Ave.
Wheaton, Md.
301-942-9330
This bakery offers a wide variety of vegan baked desserts, including cakes, cookies, and much more. A favorite of local vegans.



Virginia

Arlington
Café Dalat
3143 Wilson Blvd
Arlington, Va.
703-276-0935
While not all-vegetarian, this Vietnamese Cafe's menu has an entire page of 14 different vegan entrees. Prices are all under $10. Across the street from the Clarendon Metro station.
Sala Thai
2900 N. 10th St.
Arlington, Va.
703-465-2900
This Thai restaurant has separate vegetarian menus upon request. Make sure to specify no fish sauce. Prices range from $6 to $13, depending on whether you order from the lunch or dinner menu. Hours of operation vary throughout the week, so make sure to call before going.
Saran Foods
5151 N. Lee Hwy.
Arlington, Va.
703-533-3600
All-vegetarian Indian buffet which costs $5.95 (some dishes may have dairy).

Fairfax County
Amma Vegetarian Kitchen
344-A Maple Ave., E.
Vienna, Va.
703-938-5328
This all-vegetarian Indian restaurant offers meals ranging from $4 to $8.
Sunflower
2531 Chain Bridge Rd.
Vienna, Va.
703-319-3888
Excepting one dish that contains cheese, Sunflower is 100 percent vegan and specializes in Chinese and Japanese meals. Considered by many local vegans to be the best restaurant in the D.C.-area. Note: Getting the fried "chicken" appetizer is highly recommended. Prices range from $7 to $13 for dinner meals.
Woodlands
4078 Jermantown Rd.
Fairfax, Va.
703-385-1996
All-vegetarian Indian food. Prices around $7.

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