Tag: sticky toffee pudding

  • More of us our choosing Vegan

    More and more of us are choosing to go vegan which we have noticed here at Greens. Veganism is the practice of abstaining from the use of animal products, particularly in diet, and an associated philosophy that rejects the commodity status of animals. A follower of either the diet or the philosophy is known as a vegan.

    Over the years there has been a rise in people choosing to go Vegan. The most recent survey conducted in the UK found that over 542,000 people are following a vegan diet, an increase of more than 3.5 times the number of vegans over the past decade, making Veganism one of Britain's fastest growing lifestyle movements. The rise in Veganism is due to more young people making more compassionate and ethical life choices. More and more big eating chains are offering more vegan options as well as abstaining from using animal products in their foods.

    Studies have shown that choosing a vegan diet can also benefit your health. Whole vegan diets are generally higher in certain nutrients providing more fibre, antioxidants and beneficial plant compounds. They have a tendency to reduce your calorie intake, making them effective in promoting weight loss. The diet reduces the risks of developing certain health problems such as type 2 diabetes, certain cancers, and heart disease. If you suffer from arthritis studies have shown that vegan diets based on probiotic-rich whole foods can significantly decrease symptoms of osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis. As well as reducing the risks of certain diseases a vegan diet can reduce the onset of a migraine.

    Here at Greens, we have seen a rise in customers asking for vegan dishes. Our philosophy is that anyone can enjoy vegan food, so we take pride in ensuring our vegan offering is delicious and tasty. If its breakfast and scrambled tofu, or a full-on main meal of toad out of the hole complete with vegan yorkies, or just a snack or lovely vegan ice cream sundae you're after  Green's is the place to go in Grasmere. Aga makes delicious vegan meringues that mere mortals think are the real thing!

    Greens vegan ice cream sundae

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    Greens Vegan Toad out of the hole

    Greens vegan gluten free sticky toffee pudding











    Greens Vegan breakfast

    Our vegan ice cream comes from Swedish glacé, Northen Bloc and Food Heaven who all abstain from using animal products. Choose from strawberry and yuzu, chocolate and orange, or Madagascan vanilla. All available on a vegan ice cream cone or as part of a vegan ice cream sundae with homemade vegan meringues and chocolate brownie.

    Pop in and see what vegan treats take your fancy here at Greens, or take a look at our menu here: http://greensgrasmere.com/gluten-free-cafe-grasmere/. We look forward to seeing you on your next visit.

  • Treat the one you love, at Green's!

    As we all know, a very special day is approaching (come on chaps!) - Valentine's Day!

    And, at Green's we are working flat out to ensure it's a very special occasion for the very special person in your life!

    We are open in the day and in the evening for dinner, with a variety of one-off dishes on offer.

    We're also offering a free glass of fizz when you purchase 2 courses - you can't say fairer than that!

    Get in touch - booking is advisable - 015394 35790 - looking forward to helping you celebrate.


    Green's is Grasmere's No. 1 cafe for vegan, vegetarian and gluten-free dishes........we look forward to welcoming you!


  • Now serving winter warmers at Green's

    Our very popular winter warmers are back - 2 courses for just £12.50 and we're now serving them at Green's.

    On the menu you'll find Cumberland sausages with mash and gravy, homemade shepherd's pie (or vegetable shepherd's pie), homemade chicken curry with rice and Bombay potatoes and beef/veggie chilli and rice.

    You can kick things off with our fish cakes with homemade chilli jam, homemade pate with damson gumbo and melba toast (Gf available) or soup.

    And the grand finale: sticky toffee pudding, homemade apple crumble or our world famous chocolate brownie!

    It's surely too tough a choice?

    Green's is Grasmere's No. 1 cafe for vegan, vegetarian and gluten-free dishes........we look forward to welcoming you!