Reminder: Veggie Jews' 8/23/05 dinner in San Francisco
- You're invited to join Veggie Jews and volunteer host Bonnie Knight for
dinner on Tuesday, August 23, 2005, at 7:00 p.m. at Bok Choy Garden, 1820
Clement Street, San Francisco, near 19th Avenue. The menu is 100% vegan and
the food is tasty, reasonably-priced and has no msg. The owners represent
that the menu is kosher, but please be advised that there is no independent
certification. MUNI bus Line 2 Clement goes directly there, and the 1
California and 38 Geary buses run parallel to Clement and go within 1 block.
There is a 16 person limit on this event due to the size of the room
available so reservations are strongly recommended. Please reply to
veggiejews@... by 6 p.m. on Sunday, August 21st.
The following review of the restaurant is from
http://www.vegetarian-restaurants.net/usa/SanFrancisco.htm, which includes
driving instructions, too:
Bok Choy Garden
1820 Clement Street, at 19th Avenue
Hours: Monday to Friday 11 am to 3 pm, 4:30 pm to 9:30 pm; Sat to Sun 11 am
to 9:30 pm
Fully Vegan, Authentic Chinese Vegetarian. No garlic, onion or egg served.
Menu: Stuffed Shitake Mushroom with Broccoli, Kung Pao "Chicken," Vegetarian
Chicken in Hunan Sauce (hot spicy), Mongolian "Beef" (recommended), Toro
Casserole (recommended), Fried Walnuts with Sweet & Sour Sauce and Stewed
Soybean Sheet Rolls & Tofu. Very good brown rice and seitan dishes. Fried
"chicken" is good.
Comments: Friendly service. Creative Chinese vegetarian food. Gets high
ratings. Reasonably priced. Used to be called Vegi Food. Has Chinese
Other Info: Full service, take-out. Reservations recommended. Accepts MC,
VISA. Price: $$.
Directions: Located in the Richmond neighborhood, about 1½ mile due south of
the Golden Gate Bridge. If you just crossed the Golden Gate Bridge, go south
on Hwy 1 and take it to the end, then go 2 blocks south, then turn right at
Clement St and this place is 6 blocks down. It is a few blocks from Four
Star Theater, which show Hong Kong films among other things.
For information on Bok Choy Garden, call (415) 387-8111. For local San
Francisco public transportation information, go to www.sfmuni.com or call
MUNI at (415) 673-6864. For Bay Area public transportation information, go
to www.BART.gov or call BART at (510) 465-2278.
[Veggie Jews is an on-line and real world organization with events in local
communities dedicated to supporting Jewish vegans and vegetarians and
spreading vegan, vegetarian and animal rights values into the Jewish
community. All Veggie Jews' events are open to Jews of all ages and our
non-Jewish friends. We are not a singles or religious group, although single
and observant people are always welcome. For early notice of all events and
more group information, please go to www.groups.yahoo.com/group/VeggieJews.
And remember: It's only kosher if it's cruelty free.]
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