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.
Landscaping (703-594-1160; PO Box 2826, Merrifield, VA;
info [at]healthylandscaping [dot] com; 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 only. 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 120 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.
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.
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.
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.
(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.
Healing Center (301-675-8723; 9196
Autoville Drive, College Park, MD; Metro: College Park) Avalaura’s Healing Center uses natural and holistic health care to balance the mind, body, and spirit. Services include spiritual counseling, life coaching, reiki, aromatherapy, hypnotherapy, chakra balancing, and more. 10% discount on all products (no limitations). Free 30-minute consultation via phone or in person (for new customers, one time only). VISA, MC, Checks, PayPal (via Internet). Services are by appointment
- 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;
email@example.com): 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.
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.
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,
(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
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. VISA, MC, AMEX. Sun - Thu: 11am - 9:30pm, Fri-Sat: 11am - 10pm. Handicapped accessible.
Online, by appointment, etc.
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.
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.
Mera Contractors, LLC
(202-271-1332; firstname.lastname@example.org; PO Box 69, Mt. Rainier, MD):
Surveillance camera systems CCTV, access control systems, intercom systems,
and burglary alarm systems. New installations and troubleshooting existing
systems. Any type of electrical work. Serving MD, DC, and VA. Free
estimates. 10% discount on service calls. 5% discount on new
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.
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.
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.
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.
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