Christy – The V Spot

restaurant - travel - vegan

Happy Valentine’s Day everyone!! Hope you are all enjoying this loving day with yourself and with others.

Last night, Jeff and I headed to Brooklyn to meet some friends, one of which is a fellow counselor that I went to nutrition school with, Debra. She is also an amazing personal trainer that I was lucky enough to work with when I was living in NYC.

She and her husband Evan just moved to Brooklyn and we were so excited to go see their place and eat at a local restaurant.

There are tons of great spots in Park Slope for the health conscious (we passed by a place called the Tea Lounge which is adorable and I totally wanted to go in). We decided on a place called The V Spot.

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It is this adorable Vegan cafe with lots of comfort food options. We got a bunch of appetizers to split, including Kale Tostada which is kale, beans, avocado and salsa on top of a crunchy tortilla. This was my favorite!!

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Spring Rolls with veggies and rice paper wrap

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Nori Rolls

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Plantain chips

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Nachos with vegan cheese (they use Daiya), beans, guac, salsa and vegan sour cream

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And I added a salad to my dinner; some of the others had soup too.

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Some silly antics at the table

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I really loved the cafe. The food wasn’t amazing but it was good and satisfying and I did not miss the meat at all.

OH! – and coming soon, I will give you the scoop on something amazing that Debra has created…stay tuned….

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  • http://runsarah.wordpress.com Run Sarah

    Everything from the vegan cafe looks SO good…especially the plantain chips!

  • http://ksgoodeats.wordpress.com ksgoodeats

    I’d love to eat at a vegan cafe! The food looks fantastic – sorry it didn’t taste amazing!

  • http://foodinmyreallife.blogspot.com Jamie (Food in Real Life)

    Those spring rolls look heavenly!

  • http://www.ilaxstudio.com/blog/ kilax

    All of that food looks so good! Especially the plantian chips! Yum! I wonder if I could make my own at home… hmm…

  • http://canyoustayfordinner.com Can You Stay for Dinner

    Why haven’t I been to a vegan cafe? The food looks great- especially the plaintain chips! Sounds like you had a great time!

  • http://effectachange.wordpress.com ginamastrog

    Wow, those plantain chips sound delish! I loved Park Slope, and I always think what a shame it is that I never really got to experience all of the awesome eateries there. This Cafe looks wonderful, glad you had such a good time. :-)

  • http://ramblingsondietandbeauty.blogspot.com/ GurlOnA”Diet”

    that looks great! it’s amazing to find yummy, healthy, vegan food that feels extra special!

  • http://fitandfortysomething.wordpress.com fitandfortysomething

    Thar meal looks amazing…..my kind of spot! What’s a great vegan place in LA I can go to?

  • http://livingfitdaily.blogspot.com/ chrysta

    everything looks awesome!! I absolutely love the spring rolls and platain chips. Delish! I hope you had a wonderful Valentines Day!

  • http://biz319.wordpress.com biz319

    Those spring rolls look amazing! glad you had a great time out!

  • http://cookingwithkate.wordpress.com katecooks

    what a delicious sounding meal! you and your friend are too cute in that goofy photo!!! happy valentines day!!

  • http://Blessedhi5ive.wordpress.com BlessedHi5Ive

    The spring rolls look so yummy. And yum to the nori rolls. I think the name is great too. Glad you enjoyed the food.