Wednesday November 20, 6:30 pm: Vegan Cheesemaking Class

We’ll be spilling a lot of our secrets for making our vegan cheeses, you’ll be able to make them in a hands on way, and then we’ll also use them to make a nice dinner! From making rejuvulac, to culturing cashew, to making meltable vegan mozzarella, we’ll do it together each step of the way….

Saturday November 23: San Francisco Tribute Dinner

We just got back from catering in the Bay Area, and are inspired to make some wonderfully iconic San Francisco dishes! Some of these were invented in the city by the bay, some they’ve just taken, run with, and made their own. We’re excited to have a fun meal highlighting these specialties, and are looking…

Sunday November 24: Japanese Comfort Food

This meal is a lot of really comforting Japanese dishes, that I can’t do at the normal plated dinners. Several of these dishes are best right when they are made, and I’ll be making them all throughout the dinner. Expect a smorgasbord of soulful Japanese comfort food, followed by an elegant dessert. These 6 dishes…

November 27/28 Thanksgiving Meal Pickup @ Fancy Plants Cafe

We’ve heard your requests, and have prepared a wonderful vegan Thanksgiving feast for pickup! We’re happy to bring you all of the kitschy holiday classics, veganized, so you can indulge in some great food nostalgia; enjoying the dishes you probably grew up eating.  Also, it’s 100% gluten free by default. This meal per person is…

Fancy Plants Cafe in Chicago

Fancy Plants Cafe is a 100% vegan cafe at 613 W. Briar Place in the East Lakeview neighborhood in Chicago. We offer Dark Matter Coffee, Rishi Tea, pastries, an assortment of gluten free pastries from the very talented Mindful Baking, soups, salads, sandwiches, daily specials, and fancy 5-course reservation only dinners on Saturday and Sunday…