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Casa de Luz

2920 University Ave., San Diego, CA
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Ranked #581 of 4,044 restaurants in San Diego
Cuisines: Vegan
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Stamford, Connecticut
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73 reviews 73 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

They have a pre-set menu each day - you pick what you like. Go for the special dish - we had sweet potato lo mein - seemed the best.

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Dublin, Ireland
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27 reviews 27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

Having visited a lot of vegetarian restaurants in the North America, Asia, and Europe, this is among the finest. Its beauty is its simplicity: no menu and only one meal at a time. You have the special of the day or you leave. But you never want to leave. On a recent trip to San Diego, we ate breakfast, lunch,... More

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New York City, New York
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35 reviews 35 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2013

The food here is excellent - and I'm fussy about food. That said, their business plan seems to need a little work. They offer only a prix fixe breakfast/brunch buffet at breakfast/brunch time for $9.00 - it is reasonable for what you can eat, but there may be some waste because it is once through and you don't know how... More

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London
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2013

A friend took me here and I have been going back once a week ever since. The food is unique and delicious, the concept is cool and original, the atmosphere is zen and friendly. All in all, you will leave Casa de Luz feeling very full, very satisfied and fulfilled. Support this local restaurant! You do not have to be... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2012 via mobile

Absolutely fantastic culinary experience. Located in the North Park neighbourhood of San Diego. We are not vegetarians and decided to give this restaurant a try, with two toddlers in tow. The kids loved it (they have gorgeous wooden children's tables, too), we loved it. Food was delicate, absolutely delicious, seasonal and detailed to the finest level. If you hv to... More

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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79 reviews 79 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2012

The food is AMAZING all plant based. I am a vegetarian (octo/lavo) so this was really cool. very very laid back atmosphere. GO GO GO!!! I did the 19.00 platter which was soup, salad and the entree' and tea... (all 3 and tea) plenty of food. GREAT CONCEPT!! I will go back when I come to visit...

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San Diego, CA
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18 reviews 18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2012

The ambiance, is a 11+ and the beer and wine is a bonus. I'm not a vegetarian, but the food was pretty good. They serve 1 soup, 1 salad and 1 entree per meal, not a lot to choose from. Mi esposa ordered the salad. It was a mixed green with a strange red crumpled topping, not so great. My... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2012 via mobile

Only place I'll eat out in... It's delicious and healthy down to the smallest details!

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Framingham
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28 reviews 28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2012

Wow, this place was great! I went during a business trip in February, and returned on my next trip in March. They make just one entree each night, plus your choice of soup and salad. (All for $16.50! It's more than you can eat.) On each trip, the entree was creative and delicious. They put a lot of thought into... More

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