Sept. 28, 2016

Best Restaurant for Vegetarians

Who Don’t Just Eat Vegetables, You Know

July 22, 2009, 12:00 am

1 Annapurna
905 W. Alameda St.

This Albuquerque export, located next to La Montañita Coop, has captured the passion of Santa Fe’s vegetarians, ayurvedic followers and adventurous eaters. Much of the menu is fairly familiar Indian food, but there are also Mediterranean sandwiches, Asian noodles and Middle Eastern hummus.

The diversity of the menu makes sense when you understand that the vast majority of the dishes are not just vegetarian but also vegan. In addition, much of the menu is gluten-free. (Look for the icons denoting vegan and gluten-free.) Specialties here also include authentic chai and mango lassi, as well as baked goods that are made without eggs, honey, wheat, refined sugar, corn or peanuts. Annapurna is a paradise for people who are trying to avoid the ingredients that are ubiquitous in most other restaurants.

It’s just a strip mall space, but the vivid paint, curtains, cushions and music create an ambiance that’s exotic and welcoming.

Mu Du Noodles, 1494 Cerrillos Road, 505-983-1411

3 Body Café, 333 W. Cordova Road, 505-986-0362


comments powered by Disqus

Morning Word: Stolen Email Lawsuit Dropped

Morning Word A federal lawsuit filed by several people who had their emails stolen by Jamie Estrada, a former Republican operative who gained control of the Gov. Susana Martinez 2010 web domain, has been dismissed. ... More

Sept. 27, 2016 by Peter St. Cyr


* indicates required
Choose your newsletter(s):
August 31, 2016 by Julie Ann Grimm  
September 7, 2016 by Elizabeth Miller  
August 31, 2016 by Elizabeth Miller  
September 14, 2016 by Steven Hsieh  

@SFReporter on Instagram