Being a vegetarian can be tough. To help our vegetable-eating friends keep from starving, we’ve put together a list of apps. From cooking apps to restaurant locators, these iPhone and Android apps can help vegetarians find their way to great menu options.
1. Happy Cow VeginOut: “Find healthy vegetarian, vegan, & veg-friendly restaurants nearby your location. Find vegetarian, vegan, veg-friendly restaurants, health food stores, and other types of vegetarian business nearby your location, or enter a location manually. The app provides a list or map of vegan & vegetarian restaurants in 90+ countries.”
2. Vegetarian How to Cook Everything: “Based on the cookbook, this iPhone app makes delicious meatless and vegan food more accessible than ever, with a cool set of features designed especially for the mobile user. It offers the depth, scope, and portability of the original, bestselling How to Cook Everything app—and it’s all about vegetarian food.”
3. Whole Foods Market Recipes: “Looking for healthy and delicious food? Search Whole Foods Market Recipes for recipes featuring the finest natural and organic foods. You can search recipes by ingredients and dietary preferences such as gluten-free, low fat, and vegetarian/vegan. Every Whole Foods Market recipe includes nutritional information and cooking instructions. You can also enter up to 3 items you have on hand to find recipes using those ingredients.”4. Veggie Passport: “With Veggie Passport you can forget the tongue-twisting experience of communicating your vegetarian or vegan needs to waiters, dinner hosts, and friends while you’re overseas. Express your veggie lifestyle in 33 languages!”
5. Locavore: “Locavore makes searching & sharing in-season, local food a breeze by mapping farms and farmers’ markets, and what is in season based off your location.”