Vegetarian Society of DC


® Discount Program

Your VSDC membership brings you valuable discounts in the Washington metro area! Show your VSDC membership card to save money. Please be sure to let participating businesses know if the VSDC GreenRewards® discount program has motivated you to use their services more often. Tell your friends about restaurants, products, and services you’ve enjoyed, and let them know that they can earn discounts by joining VSDC. These veg-friendly businesses welcome our members. VSDC encourages members to use these discounts for vegan products and services.

Are you a business interested in joining GreenRewards®?
You can download an application and informational letter with all the details. Fill out the application and send it to: David Herring, GreenRewards® Program Coordinator, Vegetarian Society of DC, PO Box 4921, Washington, DC 20008-0121.

Participating businesses

District of Columbia

Art Gallery Grille (202-536-3380; 1712 I (Eye) Street, NW, DC; Metro: Farragut West) World menu: Lebanese, Mexican, French, Italian, hummus, spinach pie, vegetarian pizza, super veggie sub, lentil salad, Mexican salad, etc. 10% discount for dinner only, excluding alcoholic beverages. Handicapped accessible. VISA, MC, AMEX, DISC. Daily: 7am - 10:30pm.

Flow Yoga Center (202-462-3569; 1450 P Street, NW, DC; Metro: Dupont Circle) Flow offers over 40 classes per week, including yoga, pilates, Afro-Brazilian dance, and more! Beginners welcome. Join us and find your Flow! $5.00 discount off any class pass for first-timers. One per customer. VISA, MC.

Robeks - Fruit Smoothies & Healthy Eats (202-244-1784; 4523 Wisconsin Avenue, NW, DC; Metro: Tenleytown-AU) Healthy eats including vegetarian salads, wraps, soups, fruit smoothies, and juices. Handicapped accessible. 10% discount. VISA, MC, AMEX, DISC. Mon-Fri: 7am - 9pm, Sat: 9am - 9pm, Sun: 9am - 6pm.

Wellness Cafe (202-543-2266; 325 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE, DC; Metro: Capitol South) Juice bar and lunch buffet in a primarily vegetarian health food store with organic deli. Handicapped accessible. 10% discount. VISA, MC, AMEX, DISC, Checks. Mon-Fri: 9am - 6pm, Sat: 11am - 5pm.


Healthy Landscaping (703-594-1160; PO Box 2826, Merrifield, VA;; Metro: Dunn Loring; also consultations at your residence) Doctors for Fresh Fruit! Trained at Yale, Stanford, and Virginia, our doctors have partnered with organic gardening experts to dramatically increase nutritional fruit growing in homes and schools. We provide personalized, nutritional, and absolutely delicious home fruit gardens to help improve your family's diet and health. Handicapped accessible. 10% discount for new customers. Checks. Open 7 days (8am - 5pm)

Lotus Vegetarian Restaurant (703-378-6888; 13872 Metrotech Drive, Chantilly, VA) The all-vegetarian (vegan friendly) Lotus (located next to Lowe’s) has over 60 food items and 20 beverages, including brown rice and noodle dishes, sushi, tea/coffee, sodas, organic juices, smoothies, and desserts. Sea salt is used – no MSG. Vegans should check to identify which dishes contain eggs (especially desserts). Lunch specials as well as entrees typically between $8 and $11. 10% discount (not combined with other discounts). MC, VISA, AMEX. Open 7 days.

Loving Hut Restaurant (703-942-5622; 2842 Rogers Drive, Falls Church, VA) Loving Hut is the fastest growing international vegan chain of restaurants with over 150 branches worldwide. Loving Hut is created with a vision that all beings can live in peace, love, and harmony with each other and the planet. 10% discount. Major credit cards. Closed Wednesdays.

Saran Cuisine (703-533-3600; 5157 Lee Highway, Arlington, VA; Metro: Ballston, East Falls Church) Vegetarian North and South Indian cuisine. Banquet hall with capacity to serve 125, full dining. Handicapped accessible. 10% discount, excluding alcoholic beverages. VISA, MC, AMEX, DISC, Checks. Daily: 11am - 10pm.

Sunflower Vegetarian Restaurant (703-237-3888; 6304 Leesburg Pike, Falls Church, VA, and 703-319-3888; 2531 Chain Bridge Road, Vienna, VA; Metro: Vienna) Chinese, Japanese, and Continental dishes. Macrobiotic meals and tea. Almost 99% vegan, including desserts and organic foods. Handicapped accessible. 10% discount. VISA, MC, AMEX, DISC. Mon-Sat: 11:30am - 10pm, Sun: Noon - 10pm.

Veggie Gourmet Cooking Classes (703-643-2713; 9302 Hallston Court, Fairfax Station, VA) Provides vegan cooking classes, demonstrations, and lectures on low-fat cooking with no dairy and no cholesterol. $5 off classes held in Fairfax Station only. Not applicable in restaurant or natural food store classes and cannot be combined with the couples discount. Checks.


Antonio's Café (301-926-7220; 18509 N. Frederick Avenue, Gaithersburg, MD) Latin and Caribbean restaurant serving a variety of vegan friendly dishes. Popular items include vegan curry shrimp, vegan barbeque drummettes, and vegan ham salad. 10% discount.
Handicapped accessible. VISA, MC, AMEX, DISC. Mon-Thu: 11am - 8pm; Fri-Sat:
11am - 9pm.

Avalaura's Healing Center (301-458-0335; College Park, MD; Metro: College Park) Avalaura's Healing Center is a holistic healing and wellness center that treats the mind, body and spirit. Are you feeling lost, stuck, out of balance and ready to make a change? We can help you overcome any obstacle and transform your life! We offer Marabout Spiritual Healing, Spiritual Counseling/Life Coaching, Reiki Healing, Dream Interpretation, Cord Cutting and more! 10% discount on all products. Free 20-minute phone consultation for new customers, one time only). VISA, MC, Checks, PayPal. Services are by appointment only.

breathe bookstore cafe (410-235-7323; 810 West 36th Street, "The Avenue" in [funky] Hampden, Baltimore, MD) 100% vegetarian cafe with lots of vegan, gluten-free, and organic choices. Acclaimed recipes are prepared in the cafe's kitchen by local bakers. Coffee bar and porch are dog-friendly! 10% discount for new customers (excluding non-food items). VISA, MC, AMEX, DISC, Checks. Mon-Sat: 9am - 8pm; Sun: 9am - 5pm.

Great Sage - Organic Green Cuisine (443-535-9400; 5809 Clarksville Square Drive, Clarksville, MD) Top-quality vegan restaurant. Menu is influenced by flavors and styles of many cultures. Offers an array of entrees for those with special dietary needs. 10% discount. VISA, MC, AMEX, DISC. Tue-Thu, Sun: 11:30am - 9pm, Fri-Sat: 11:30am - 10pm, Mon: Closed. Full bar; Brunch on Sunday; Live music Thursday evenings.

Life Essence Massage (301-219-5144; Rid your body of toxins, eliminate neck pain, and decrease backaches and headaches with regular body massages. Stress management therapy. Swedish, deep tissue, and aromatherapy massages. $10 discount off first massage. Checks.

Mark's Kitchen (301-270-1884; 7006 Carroll Avenue, Takoma Park, MD; Metro: Takoma Park) A busy neighborhood restaurant serving wonderful food for vegetarians and omnivores. There are many vegetarian (mostly vegan) selections and fresh fruit and vegetable juices. Handicapped accessible. 10% discount, show VSDC card when ordering. VISA, MC, AMEX, DISC. Mon-Fri: 9am - 9pm, Sat: 8am - 9pm, Sun: 8am - 8pm.

Robeks - Fruit Smoothies & Healthy Eats (301-770-5040; 1615 Rockville Pike, Rockville, MD; Metro: Twinbrook) Healthy eats including vegetarian salads, wraps, soups, fruit smoothies, and juices. Handicapped accessible. 10% discount. VISA, MC, AMEX, DISC. Mon-Fri: 7am - 9pm, Sat: 9am - 9pm, Sun: 9am - 6pm.

Sushi Chalet (301-948-7373; 323 Muddy Branch Road, Gaithersburg, MD) Main entrées are vegetarian and vegan sushi (no fish). Focus on using only vegetables and fruits (no meat products). 10% discount. VISA, MC, AMEX. Daily: 11:30am - 3pm and 5pm - 10pm. Handicapped accessible.

Thrive Yoga - Yoga That Moves You (301-294-YOGA; 1321-B Rockville Pike, Rockville, MD; Metro: Twinbrook) Largest yoga center in the Rockville area with adults, kids, and prenatal yoga. Nature-inspired setting. All levels of yoga. New student special: First month for $49, includes unlimited yoga of our regular classes. VISA, MC, AMEX, DISC, Checks.

The Vegetable Garden (301-598-6868; 3830 International Drive, Silver Spring, MD) The Vegetable Garden specializes in vegan, organic, and macrobiotic cuisine. Local favorite by many area veg*ns. 10% discount. VISA, MC. Checks. Open seven days: 11:15am to 9:30pm or 10:30pm. Handicapped accessible.

VeryVegelicious (301-922-6223; PO Box 30021, Bethesda, MD; Metro: Medical Center) Want to eat tasty, healthful vegan meals more often? Get a customized program including tours of veg-friendly food markets, assistance with meal planning and cooking, and an information folder and 6 months of support. 10% discount for new customers. Checks. Hours by appointment.

Yuan Fu Vegetarian Restaurant (301-762-5937; 798 Rockville Pike, Rockville, MD; Metro: Rockville) Chinese vegetarian cuisine including meat and seafood alternatives as well as delicious and healthy vegetable dishes, such as veggie duck with basil and ginger pot, eggplant with spicy sauce, and Kung Pao beef. 10% discount with $10 minimum order. VISA, MC, AMEX. Sun - Thu: 11am - 9:30pm, Fri-Sat: 11am - 10pm. Handicapped accessible.

Online, by appointment, etc.

Green Earth Travel (301-229-5666; 7 Froude Circle, Cabin John, MD) Green Earth Travel, LLC, is the one-stop service for vegetarian and environmentally friendly travel. $25 discount per person off a land package valued at $500 or more. One time only. VISA, MC, AMEX, DISC, Checks.

ImportHome, LLC (888-211-3776) ImportHome, LLC, sells automatic soy milk makers that make soy, almond, rice, and other nondairy milks in 16 minutes at 10% of the cost of packaged brands from supermarkets. $10 discount. Write “VSDC” on your check or type “VSDC” during online checkout. VISA, MC, AMEX, DISC, Checks.

Institute for Performance and Potential (202-944-9888; 1054 31st Street, NW, Suite 210, Washington, DC: Metro: Foggy Bottom) Plant-based nutritional counseling, chiropractic and physical rehabilitation in Georgetown. 10% discount off initial consultation. One time only. Handicapped accessible. VISA, MC, AMEX, Checks. Mon-Fri: 7am - 7pm.

On-Line Health and Wellness Premier Member Discounts (404-505-0033) Optimize your health for life with organic whole food nutritional supplements and products, exclusively by Golden Neo-Life Diamite International (GNLD), including pleasant-tasting, nutrient-rich Aloe Vera Juice Energy Drink. 25% off single and 31% off case orders. Discounts apply ONLY to orders requested using “CONTACT” button online as instructed for group members. Reference VSDC when ordering. VISA, MC, DISC.

Options for Health™ (301-928-0212, 877-465-4836) Try the world’s first Food-Grade Certified Organic skin care and personal care products, cosmetics, vegan pro-biotic super food, and more! No synthetic chemicals or alcohol. Vegan and vegetarian/no animal testing. Ask about discounts! Free catalogue and consultation. 10% discount. Serving the greater Washington DC area. VISA, MC, AMEX, Checks.

Preventive Nutrition Services (410-764-8343; As a vegan Registered Dietitian, I specialize in helping vegetarians, vegans, and plant-based eaters optimize their diets. I also apply plant-based diets to treat various chronic conditions. I make house calls to clients' homes. 10% discount for new customers. Checks.

Sarah's Heart of Cooking (410-818-0878) Personal chef and in-home catering services specializing in vegetarian, vegan, and other special diets. Uses organic and whole foods whenever possible. Call for free consultation; 10% discount for new customers only. Checks.

The Vegetarian Resource Group (VRG) (410-366-8343; PO Box 1463, Baltimore, MD) A non-profit dedicated to educating the public on vegetarianism and health, nutrition, ecology, ethics, and world hunger. 10% discount on VRG books.

Participants and their discounts may change without notice. Participation is voluntary, not contractual; the Vegetarian Society of DC does not guarantee discounts. Please check here for updates, and verify discount terms with merchant prior to doing business. If you have any problem receiving your discount, suggestions for additional participants, or other questions or comments, contact the GreenRewards® Program Coordinator, David Herring.

Members are responsible for determining whether participating businesses meet their needs and interests. The Vegetarian Society of DC does not endorse or guarantee specific businesses. VSDC GreenRewards® is a trademark of the Vegetarian Society of DC in the United States and other countries.

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Last modified: January 07, 2014 05:22 PM