Ethos is new to the London food scene, armed with a freshness and buzz. In fact, despite having opened so recently, Ethos has wasted no time in creating a reputation for itself; it’s as popular with the weekday office crowd as on the weekend. Ethos is a member of the Sustainable Restaurant Association, testament to its good character.
You should never judge overall quality based on appearance, but at The Gate, you would be correct in expecting a gourmet treat to accompany the artistically appealing dishes and interior. The items on this menu are reasonably priced for the high caliber of food and smart interior.
Manna deserves a place in the vegetarian hall of fame, as it was the only vegetarian restaurant in England when it opened in 1966 and now boasts an entirely vegans selection. This change, as well as the growing amount of organic options, reflects Manna’s wholehearted commitment to embodying the most sustainable eating style possible. This restaurant seeks to disprove argument that vegetarian and vegan cuisine cannot achieve the gastronomic levels that are reached by non-vegetarian food.
This original restaurant has established itself as a pioneer in sustainable cuisine, its avant-garde efforts seemingly signaling the way forward for other restaurants to follow. Itadaki Zen was the first vegan and organic Japanese restaurant in Europe, importing the healthy culinary traditions of the Far East, such as the focus on a balanced diet and preventative medicinal habits key to a healthy lifestyle. The restaurant opts for a lax and Zen-like ambience that places food at the centre of the experience.
222 Veggie Vegan, North End Road
A centre for vegan cuisine in London, 222 Veggie Vegan is nevertheless most definitely worth the visit. The restaurant seeks to be as sustainable as possible in every area, with a menu of fresh dishes made to order containing a majority of low-fat and organic ingredients. If you seek a restaurant that dedicates itself completely to its menu, both in the preparation and the philosophy, then this is the place for you.