World Go Vegan Week

October 24-31, 2011


World Go Vegan Week is October 24th - 31st, and we're celebrating with a city-wide vegan scavenger hunt!


The week of October 24th - 31st is World Go Vegan Week (, and we are celebrating with a vegan scavenger hunt! If you visit any of the following businesses or activities during the week, scour the vicinity for a secret code number! When you get home, type that secret code number into the online form, and you will be entered for the chance to win an autographed copy of Terry Hope Romero's Viva Vegan! (A free cookbook to start you vegan cooking!) If any person correctly enters all the codes, there will be a special prize!


Bunky's Cafe - Bunky's: "We will be running our pizza menu with the daiya cheese. We will feature our mediterranean platter- hummus, baba ghanouj, tabouli, grape leaves and falafel. As a bonus for mentioning WGVW we will give each guest a serving of our vegan baklava!" Bunky's Cafe, 2524 Atwood Avenue, Madison


The Green Owl: Madison's only vegetarian and vegan restaurant, featuring a wide selection of sandwiches, entrees, salads and more. 90% of the items on our menu are or can be made vegan! $1 off of our famous vegan desserts when you order a sandwich or entree order if you mention WGVW. 1970 Atwood Avenue, Madison


Dandelion Food Cart: TBD, check back in a few days for details!
Library Mall, UW Madison

Monty's Blue Plate Diner: Free vegan dessert (fruit pie) with your vegan entree IF you mention World Go Vegan Week.
2089 Atwood Avenue, Madison


The Weary Traveler
: TBD, check back in a few days for details!


The following pizza restaurants will offer vegan pizza with delicious Daiya cheese during the week of October 24-30! How exciting is that? Maybe if enough people go in and get their delicious vegan pizza they'll offer it all year long!

Glass Nickel Pizza Co West
5003 University Ave.
Madison, Wisconsin 53705

Glass Nickel Pizza Fitchburg
3191 Muir Field Road
Fitchburg WI 53719

Vegan Thai Pie: - Peanut sauce, Daiya vegan cheese, tofu, broccoli, red peppers, onion, and cilantro topped with bean sprouts and chopped peanuts.. 10" 11.95, 14" 18.95, 16" 20.95

Vegan Delight: BBQ sauce, Daiya vegan cheese, broccoli, corn, garlic, pineapple and red onion.

There will be an additional charge of $1.25, $1.85, $2.25 for substituting the vegan cheese for special blend cheese on any of the other pizzas.

Ian's Pizza by the Slice

Both locations!
115 State Street, Madison WI
319 N. Frances Street, Madison WI
Ian's Vegan special: "Butternut Squash Ratatoille" - features squash, tomatoes, onions, garlic, and capers all roasted in olive oil, topped with Daiya. $3.50/slice


Apple Wellness 15% off vegan vitamins and supplements at Apple Wellness! 6313 McKee Road, Fitchburg




To celebrate World Go Vegan week year round, Simply Vegan is compiling a list of vegan friendly restaurants. Some of the restaurants we contacted were unable to offer a special or a discount,but wanted to be included in the scavenger hunt. Those restaurants are linked on this page, which we hope will become your go-to resource for vegan restaurant options in Madison!

Mother Fool's Coffehouse
1101 Williamson Street
Madison WI 53703

All Mother Fool's soups and pastries are vegan (and delicous) and all coffee drinks can be made vegan at no extra charge.


Curry In the Box
3050 Cahill Main
Fitchburg WI 53711
(608) 273-9100
PDF of vegan options.

NOTICE TO RESTAURANTS! If you would like to be added to the list of Simply Vegan approved restaurants, please email with your restaurant's name and list of vegan options. Vegan means that there is no meat, fish, dairy, eggs, or derivatives of these products. If the item contains honey, you can include it in the list, but write "(honey)" next to the item. If all items are vegan, simply say all. If you email before the 24th, let us know whether you'd like to be included in the World Go Vegan Week Scavenger Hunt.

WGVW events:

Friday and Saturday, 21st and 22nd: UW Animal Rights Society (ARS) will be tabling in library mall! Come say hi, get some primal sticks, coupons, vegan info, and the list of events and businesses in a printed form!

Monday, the 24th: The Simply Vegan e-newsletter kickoff! If you haven't signed up already, go to!

Tuesday, the 25th: Renegade Vegan Drinks! at Weary Traveler in Madison.


A Room of One's Own

This local bookstore will feature a display of vegan cook books during World Go Vegan Week. Stop by and tell them we sent you! Then start cooking vegan!

Go to a Madison Area Vegetarian Meetup! All meals are vegan, well organized, and rich with friendly people.


Wake Up Wisconsin

AFA's Vegan Outreach Coordinator Hannah West visited with WKOW's Elishah Oesch to talk about this year's World Go Vegan Week.