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Welcome to the North CarolinaVegetarian Guide

The Vegetarian Travel Guide includes vegetarian, vegan, and raw food restaurants, natural food stores that carry fresh organic produce, organic farm stores and farmstands, farmers markets that feature organic vendors, vegetarian vacations & events, local vegan and vegetarian meetup groups, and more. We do our best to include all of the above categories within each city & state guide. Have fun and enjoy your journey around North Carolina!

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Deltec Homes (left photo courtesy: Deltec Homes) - 69 Bingham Rd., Asheville, NC 28806. Toll Free: 800-642-2508. Office: 828-253-0483. Deltec offers round homes ranging from 328 to 2,500 square feet per level. Each model can be built as a one, two or three story home, and wings can be added to create additional living space. Deltec Homes can even be connected to combine two or more homes of any size!
(right photo courtesy: Earthaven) - 1025 Camp Elliott Rd., Black Mountain, NC 28711. 828-669-3937. Earthaven, a growing neo-tribal ecovillage, is dedicated to caring for people and the Earth by learning, living and demonstrating holistic, sustainable culture. Culture's Edge, our non-profit education center, offers hands-on workshops and programs throughout the year which are integral to the overall vision of Earthaven as a living demonstration ecovillage. For a quick visit, we offer a tour of Earthaven every Saturday at 10:30 AM. (PLEASE call a few days in advance!!! If you email, please give us a week's notice!!! Thanks!) A donation of $5, or more, per person will be gratefully accepted. Wooded campground, with a sink and camp kitchen, and a composting toilet. Camping is available & indoor accommodations at the A&A House. To make reservations for your visit please call 828-669-3937 or email us at Members are both vegetarian & non-vegetarian.
Back Home Magazine - P.O. Box 70, Hendersonville, NC 28793. 704-696-3838. Not vegetarian (to say the least!), but many useful articles.

Mystic Journeys - 333 Merrimon Ave., Asheville, NC 28801. 828-253-4272.
Crystal Visions - 5426 Asheville Highway (Hwy 25), Hendersonville, NC 28760. 828-687-1193. Hours: Monday - Saturday 10-6. Just 1/2 mile south of I-26 exit 44 (formerly exit 13); Between Asheville and Hendersonville.
Mountain Valley Center (photo courtesy: Mountain Valley Center) - 10248 Georgia Road (441 South), Otto, NC 28763. 828-369-5698. Storefront & 'Labyrinth Park'(pictured above) just 7 miles south of Franklin, NC. Feng Shui candles and fountains, singing bowls, and metaphysical healing tools. Open daily 10-6, Sundays noon to 6 pm. Closed on Wednesdays.

French Broad Food Co-op - 90 Biltomore Ave., Ashville, NC 28801.
Weaver Street Market (right photo courtesy: Weaver Street Market) - 101 E. Weaver St., Carrboro, NC 27510-2362. 919-929-0010.
Deep Roots Market - 3728 Spring Garden St., Greensboro, NC 27407-1834. 910-292-9216.
Hendersonville Community Co-op (left/center photos courtesy: Hendersonville Community Co-op) - 715-B Old Spartanburg Hwy., Hendersonville, NC 28792. 828-693-0505. Hours: Mon.-Fri. 9am-7pm; Sat. 9am-6pm & Sun. 12pm-5pm
Chatham Marketplace - Pittsboro, NC. 919-545-9854. Opening Fall 2004.
Tidal Creek Cooperative Food Market - 5329 Oleander Drive, Suite 100, Wilmington, NC 28403. 910-799-2667. Deli & salad bar.


Carolina Organic Growers - Box 11, 570 Brevard Rd., Asheville, NC 28806. 877 251-1189. Co-operative of 30+ certified organic farms.
Elysian Fields Farm (top center photo courtesy: Elysian Farm) - 5925 Oakley Rd., Cedar Grove, NC 27231. 919-732-8980. 75 member CSA (April-September ) in the Hillsborough, Chapel Hill, Carrboro and Durham areas. The farm also sells at the Carrboro Farmers Market.
Maple Spring Gardens (top left photo courtesy: Maple Spring Gardens) - 9812 Allison Rd., Cedar Grove, NC 27231. 336-562-5719. Certified organic produce available at the Carrboro and Durham Farmers Markets, and thru their CSA (April-October).
Fickle Creek Farm - 4122 Buckhorn Road, Efland, NC 27243. 919-304-6287. Sell at the The Durham Farmers' Market (April-November) & Weaver Street Market in Carrboro, NC. B&B.
Timberwood Organics (bottom photo courtesy: Timberwood Organics) - 4619 Timberwood Trl, Efland, NC 27243. 919-563-9464. Certified organic. CSA (April-October). Sell at the Carrboro Farmers Market (April-November).
Moore Worm Farm - 4860 Tauras Place, Granite Falls, NC 28630. Worm castings. Sell at the Hickory Farmers Market year-round.
Mountain Harvest Organics - 77 Wyatt Lane, Hot Springs, NC 28743. 828-622-3654. Certified organic produce. CSA (May-October )or buy direct. Specialize in heirloom varieties. Greens, tomatoes, peppers, squash, melons, green beans, potatoes, corn, herbs. Farm Stand (May-October).
The Shady Grove Farm (top right photo photo courtesy: The Shady Grove Farm) - Location: 151 Salem Church Rd., Hurdle Mills, NC 27541. Mailing Address: P.O. Box 34, Hurdle Mills, NC 27541. 336-599-8664. 225 year old family farm that uses organic, biodynamic, permaculture, and other sustainable farming practices. Over a hundred different fruits, vegetables, and culinary/medicinal herbs. CSA (May-October). Sell at the Carrboro Farmers' Market and their Farm Stand (May-October).
New Moon Farm - 1420 Belk Road, Mt. Ulla, NC 28125. 704-799-0185. Over 100+ varieties of certified organic fruits, veggies, herbs and flowers. Sell at the Charlotte Farmer's Market (March-December) and their farm stand (June-October). Farm tours (by appt. only). Home delivery available.
Progressive Gardens - 5725 Oleander Drive, Unit E-6, Wilmington, NC 28403. 910-395-1156. Soilless and organic gardening store selling hydroponic equipment, lighting, organic soils and fertilizers.

Earth Fare - 66 Westgate Pkwy., Asheville, NC 28806. 828-253-7656. Hours: 7am-10pm daily
Greenlife Grocery - 70 Merrimon Ave., Asheville, NC 28801. 828-254-5440.
The Fresh Market - 944 Merriman Ave., Asheville, NC 28804. 828-252-9098.
Whole Foods Market - 102 New Waverly Place, Cary, NC 27511. 919-816-8830. Open daily: 9am-9pm.
Whole Foods Market - 81 S. Elliot Rd., Chapel Hill, NC 27514. 919-968-1983. Open daily: 8am-9pm.
Berrybrook Farm Natural Food Pantry - 1257 East Blvd., Charlotte, NC 28203. 704-334-6528.
Talley's Green Grocery - 1408 East Boulevard, Charlotte, NC 28203. 704-334-9200.
Whole Foods Market - 621 Broad, Durham, NC 27705. 919-286-2290. Open daily: 9am-9pm.
Earth Fare - 2965 Battleground Ave., Greensboro, NC 27408. 336-369-0190. Hours: 8am-9pm Mon-Sat, Sun 8am-8pm.
The Fresh Market - 223 Greenville Hwy., Hendersonville, NC 28792. 828-698-4682.
Whole Foods Market - 3540 Wade Ave., Raleigh, NC 27607. 919-828-1589. Open daily: 9am-9pm.
Whole Foods Market - 41 Miller St., Winston-Salem, NC 27104. 336-722-9233. Open daily: 9am-9pm.

The Raw Choice - 1820 Chapel Hill Road, Durham, NC 27707. 919-405-2283 or 1-877-656-LIFE (5433). Books, audios, seminars, events, individual programs.

Blue Lotus Ayurveda - 822 Haywood Rd., Asheville, NC 28806. 828-713-4266. We offer Ayurvedic holistic health care, herbal treatments, Panchakarma (deep detox), rejuvenating therapies, Ayurvedic day spa packages, nutrition & lifestyle counseling, weight management, Asheville massage & bodywork, yoga & color therapy.

Absolute Organics - Box 33363, Charlotte, NC 28233. Phone: Charlotte (704) 470-4963; Hickory (828) 994-2013; 888-62-FRUIT. Business Hours: M-F 8:00am-5:00pm EST. Offers free delivery of certified organic produce boxes, consisting of 6-7 different vegetables and 4-5 different fruits each week, to homes or offices in the greater Charlotte Region. All deliveries are custom tailored to individual likes. They offer three sizes, $30, $40, and $50 boxes and these can be delivered either weekly or bi-weekly to meet all family size needs.

Natural Triad Magazine : Magazine for Personal & Planetary Health (photo courtesy: Natural Awakenings) - 4915-H High Point Rd., Greensboro, NC 27407. 336-369-4170. Formerly 'Natural Awakenings'. Articles featured in Natural Triad cover a wide range of subjects in the areas of health, healing, inner growth, fitness and earth friendly living. Natural Triad is picked up each month at your local health food stores, fitness centers, book shops, healthcare facilities, and wherever free publications are generally seen.

Note: *=Vegetarian, **=Vegan, ***=raw foods
Laughing Seed Cafe (right photo courtesy: Laughing Seed Cafe) * - 40 Wall St., Asheville, NC 28801. 828-252-3445. International cuisine.
Rosetta's Kitchen - 116 North Lexington Ave., Asheville, NC 28801. 828-232-0738.
Veg-in-Out, Inc. - 60 Balm Grove, Asheville, NC 28806. 828-254-3138. Bulk meals, vegetarian, home delivery service. For only $60 per week you get a week's worth of lunches and dinners prepared by our gourmet natural chef, William Najger. Their zero cholesterol, low fat, high energy food is delivered right to your home or office every Monday supplying you with enough prepared meals for the whole week. They have served over 40,000 meals to more than 8,000 clients nationwide!.
Cool Breeze * - 740 East Catham St., Cary, NC 27511. 919-463-9130. Indian cuisine.
Once in a Blue Moon Bakery & Cafe * - Ashworth Village, 115 West Chatham St., Suite G, Cary, NC 27511. 919-319-6554. Gourmet sandwiches, soups and salads, as well as casseroles, side dishes and snacks.
Udipi Cafe * - 590 East Chatham St., Cary, NC 27511. 919-465-0898. Authentic South Indian vegetarian cuisine.
Sage Cafe * - 1129 Weaver Dairy Road #1, Chapel Hill, NC 27514-1541. 919-968-9266. Hours: see website. Artistic imagination has created an environment of warmth, beauty, and comfort..
Carolina Smoothies - 1408 East Blvd., Suite D., Charlotte, NC 28203. 704-358-0006.
Peaceful Dragon Restaurant and Cultural Center
(left photo courtesy: Peaceful Dragon) */**- 12610 Steele Creek Rd., Charlotte, NC 28273. 704-504-8866. Tea house, diner, and spiritual center with Asian menu (mostly vegan).
Woodlands Pure Vegetarian Indian Cuisine * - 7128 Albemarle Rd., Charlotte, NC 28227. 704-569-9193. Indian cuisine.
Boba House */** - 332 Tate St., Greensboro, NC 27403. 336-379-7444. Hours: Mon-Sat, 11am-10pm.
Blue Mountain Deli and Bakery - 715-B Old Spartanburg Hwy., Hendersonville, NC 28792.
Tower Indian Restaurant * - 144 Morrisville Square Way, Morrisville, NC 27560. 919-465-2326. Indian cuisine.
Eden's Vegetarian Catering Service Inc. */** - 709 S 3rd St., Smithfield NC 27577-4353. 919-938-3880. We specialize in vegetarian and vegan cuisine and are able to cater for all dietary requirements. Eden's Vegetarian and Catering Services has been in business since 2003. Our cuisine is International and we serve foods from different ethnic groups from all over the world.

Note: * vegetarian, ** vegan, *** raw foods
The International Center for Meditation and Well-Being *, ** (right photo courtesy: Intl. Center for Meditation and Well-Being) - 136 Virgil Day Rd., Boone, NC 28607 (Google Map). (800) 392-6870. Amid 380 acres of forested mountain, the meditation center offers Ayurvedic spa treatments, rooms with incredible views, delicious vegetarian dining, daily yoga and meditation and weekend retreats to individuals and groups. American, Continental and Indian Vegetarian Cuisine.
Southern Dharma Retreat Center * (left & center photos courtesy: Southern Dharma Retreat Center) - Route 1, Box 34H, Hot Springs, NC 28743. 704-622-7112. Nonprofit educational facility an hour northwest of Asheville, welcoming a variety of spiritual paths, whose purpose is to offer meditation retreats. Facilities include a meditation hall, dormitory, a private forest hermitage and creekside campsites. Meals are vegan. Milk/yogurt are available and are served on the side.

Note: * vegetarian, ** vegan, *** raw foods
Beaufort House Victorian Inn
(center photo courtesy: Beaufort House) - 61 North Liberty St., Asheville, NC 28801. 800-261-222. The chef is "well trained in gourmet vegetarian, vegan, macrobiotic and 'low fat foods' lifestyles. Vegan & macrobiotic baking is one of Jacqueline's areas of expertise; creating the most taste-tempting lavish desserts, without refined sugars, dairy products or eggs".
Duckett House Inn & Farm (left photo courtesy; Duckett House) * - Hot Springs, NC. B&B.
Rosemary House Bed and Breakfast (right photo courtesy: Rosemary House. See Banner Ad above)
*/**- Pittsboro, NC 27312. Toll-free: 888-643-2017.
Inn on Main Street - 88 S. Main St., Weaverville, NC 28787. 877-873-6074 for reservations & information. "We gladly...accommodate special diets, including vegetarian breakfasts, vegan breakfasts and diabetic breakfasts." They avoid using cleaning chemicals, deodorizers, fertilizers and pesticides, choosing instead biodegradable cleaners like vinegar, citrus oils and baking soda. They do not even use potpourri, and will even remove down pillows from your room on request! Use organically grown herbs and vegetables whenever possible. In consideration to guests who are sensitive to allergens, their greeter dog, Tasha, stays outside and they do not accept pets.

Triangle Vegetarian Society - P.O. Box 3364, Chapel Hill, NC 27515-3364. 919-489-3340.






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