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983 Valencia St. (21st St.) Send to Phone
Elegant, accessible vegan fare for the whole family.

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner daily

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THIS RESTAURANT IS CLOSED Herbivore, San Francisco, CA

THIS RESTAURANT IS CLOSED Herbivore Restaurant Review

: Relegated to the obligatory roasted-vegetable sandwich at most restaurants, vegan cuisine is remarkably unsung and somewhat scarce. At Herbivore's two locations --- San Francisco and Berkeley --- it is the only thing going, and it's going full speed ahead with generous servings of elegantly conceived, nicely prepared, globe-spanning fare. Faux-flesh fans will like rich "beef" stroganoff, juicy "meatball" and chewy "cheese" "steak" sandwiches, spunky fajitas and complex "chicken" mole. Consider as well the pad thai, phyllo tofu pie and original entrées such as a crispy-topped quinoa cake bathed in mushroom gravy (with mashed potatoes and sautéed greens cozying up to it on one massive plate). Save room for desserts such as raw cheesecake, and a German chocolate cake so indulgent you won't believe it's egg and butter free. Herbivore also offers respectable wine and beer lists. Daily breakfast brings a welcome, healthy respite.
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