Cru Vegan Cuisine

Los Angeles, California

Closed as of Oct 9 12

1521 Griffith Park Blvd
Silverlake, CA 90026
323-667-1551

Vegan

4.3 / 3 votes

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Organic raw food restaurant

"Chef Rachel Carr crafts exquisite vegan offerings from a huge variety of seasonal fruits, vegetables, seeds, nuts, and whole grains. Artfully weaving Italian, Japanese, Tunisian, Thai and Indian flavors into a fresh interpretation of life enhancing gourmet food, including desserts that even the most health conscious can indulge in guiltlessly."

Also has a few cooked items on the menu.

Added by Linda on Aug 15 08 (last updated Oct 16 12)

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I had no intention of stopping for a meal at Cru but I biked past and saw the words "organic vegan" and had to stop. I can always go for a snack but wasn't in the mood for raw food (which makes up most of the menu) so I decided on a soup. The waitress recommended the spicy chipotle black bean soup, and I will admit to being skeptical at first. I make a darn good bean soup and I've found that many restaurant soups are very plain. This soup, however was outstanding and perfectly seasoned. It was rich, creamy, and flavorful. I think that pureeing it is what really brought all the flavors together. The service was fast and friendly, so if I'm ever in the neighborhood again, I'll definitely stop in.

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Excellent, healthy food. No soy, no gluten, and a lot of raw. I have tried everything on the menu and always am faithful to the Asian Noodle Bowl (Pad Thai), the Mezze Platter, and the Madras Curry. Beware of the raw Chocolate Truffle cake! It is INTENSE (in a good way)!

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Neighborhood

Silverlake

Non-Smoking

Prices

$$ - average

Cuisines

  • Raw Food

Features

  • (Mostly) Organic

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Chocolate truffle cake

Chocolate truffle cake

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Hours

noon - 4pm;
5:30pm - 10pm

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