VEGA-LICIOUS 7+ eats without the meats
Whether you’re vegan, vegetarian, pescatarian or simply not in the carnivorous mood, there’s dozens of restaurants on Guam to satisfy your cravings without the added “moo.” From breakfast to late night, here are just a few of Buenas’ fan favorites to hit up around town. By Meghan Hickey
“Homestyle vegan cooking” is the name of their game. Check out the weekly menu posted every Sunday night on heavenlyveggies.com. You can order ahead for pick-up or pop a squat any weekday from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. at their location next to American Music — just off Marine Corps Drive and Airport Road — for a fresh and wholly-scrumptious meal.
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An all-vegetarian restaurant, with almost half of its menu vegan, there’s nothing you won’t love from Simply Food’s popular weekday lunch counter, open from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Agana Heights. Tour the world from Chamorro Monday to Mexican Tuesday, Indian Wednesday, Thai Thursday and Italian Friday. Check out the latest snacks on Facebook @SimplyFoodGuam or simplyfoodguam.com. u Bonus: Visit The Vegan Grocery Store while you're there for Guam’s largest selection of vegetarian, organic and glutenfree products — with organic and environmentally friendly beauty products for that natural glow! Open Monday to Thursday 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.; Friday to 3 p.m.
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Nuts and Grains Part health food store, part eatery, Nuts and Grains carries groceries, supplements, smoothies, sandwiches, salads, baked goods… and did we say vegan frozen yogurt? Yum! Open 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday to Saturday behind Oka PayLess, check out IG @nutsandgrainsguam for daily specials and pre-order opportunities.
HealthyFix Guam Life gets busy and sometimes we don’t have time for a full sit-down meal! That’s where @healthyfix_guam comes in. The shop’s Herbalife Nutrition products provide nutrients and vitamins that a busy lifestyle sometimes lacks for the meatless workout fanatic — as well as quick snacks like protein bars, acai bowls and teas of every sort. From pre-workout to hydration to fat burners, stop into the Tamuning store next to Dr. Sheih’s office on weekdays from 7 a.m. to 2:15 p.m. and 5:15 p.m. to 7 p.m. or on weekends from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m.
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