We’re excited to share that we have been nominated for Best Vegan Chicago Restaurant for The 2023 VegNews Restaurant Awards. VegNews is a renowned source in the vegan world and it’s an honor to share the spotlight with over 350 businesses that have similar values. Who is VegNews? VegNews was founded in 2000 and is […]
It feels good to be noticed. There was a time when Chicago had only a handful of vegan restaurants. When we re-opened Alice & Friends in early 2016, we were surprised to have both local visitors and those that would drive over an hour (sometimes across the state from Indiana or Wisconsin) to dine in.
Whether you live a fully committed vegan lifestyle or just vegan curious, everyone needs a little support sans critique. Social media has many accounts for vegan food recipes but some non-vegans enjoy infiltrating hateful discussions and comments. If you’re looking for a more safe and positive environment, fortunately, there are vegan communities that go the extra mile to provide support
At Alice and Friends, our lifestyle flows out of sincere respect for all living things and a desire to make as little impact as possible on our ecosystem. This is why we’re committed to reduce waste and take action to make Earth-positive choices as often as we can. Join us in making earth-positive choices by supporting the following
Vegan options are becoming increasingly popular at events and restaurants. While there is strong support in some communities, myths about a Vegan Lifestyle abound online, social media, and even within family and friends. These misconceptions not only paint an unflattering image of what going vegan is all about but also make it more difficult to