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Merit Vegetarian Restaurant

548 Lawrence Expy, Sunnyvale, CA
(408) 245-8988
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Ranked #9 of 325 restaurants in Sunnyvale
Price range: $10 - $15
Cuisines: Asian, Vegetarian, Vietnamese
Good for: Local cuisine
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Good for: Local cuisine
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

I Visited this vegetarian Chinese restaurant with my family after reading good reviews on trip advisor. I can tell you I was not disappointed. Good food , reasonable proportions , good service. All in all a good and pleasant evening at this restaurant.

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San Jose, California
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43 reviews 43 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

We love the lunch menu...and quick service at that time. Easy parking. Convenient. The home baked chocolate (vegan!) cake with almonds was killer. Remember: no alcohol.

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Pasadena, California
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2013

Absolutely delicious! I had the Vietnamese Crepe and a Pho soup. Portions were massive, and I struggled to finish, despite a <$20 bill. I have not experienced better Vietnamese food.

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California
Top Contributor
59 reviews 59 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

It is really tough to find a good Vegan restaurant in our area. Merit has a good menu and though the service is not always the most predictable, the menu is varied and quite good. My favorite appetizer is the veggie rice bun.

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Pacific Grove, California
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2013

Excellent quality, fresh food, wonderfully seasoned. Staff was very friendly. Lovely, lovely, lovely. Even if you are not a vegetarian, you will love the quality and the portion size. The soymilk ice cream - two scoops - was superior. My family ordered a second, after we devoured the first. This place is tucked away on the side of a shopping... More

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Oakland, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

This place is awesome. There are a few raw (mostly raw) entrees including the papaya, rainbow and lotus root salads. The cooked entrees are reasonably priced and very tasty. They tend to use a lot of veggie meats. The pho and bun hue noodle soups are delicious!

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Hood River
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2013

You won't feel deprived because this is a vegan restaurant even if you aren't vegan. Very tasty, very fresh, great variety Highest recommendation

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Brooklyn
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68 reviews 68 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2013 via mobile

My sisters have been coming here for a year so on my visit, we went for dinner. The selection is diverse and the food very tasty. The dishes have lots of vegetables too which some times you don't see at vegan places. Lively atmosphere with a great service staff that's friendly, hard working and always making sure you're enjoying the... More

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Los Altos, California
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58 reviews 58 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2013

I like both the mushroom with brown rice and the spicy noodle here. This place is nice and cozy. They also have a long list of dessert, definitely will check them out next time we come here.

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Sunnyvale, California
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29 reviews 29 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2013

This restaurant is amazing. I live in the Sunnyvale area and regularly go to Merit. I have tried two of their soups, and liked them very much. I like their tofu-based entrees, however I am not a big fan of how they substitute meat with soy. In fact, I am not a big fan of soy and will request Merit... More

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