Candle Cafe

Vegan in Upper East Side

The moneyed yoga set piles into this minimalist vegan cafe serving a long list of sandwiches, salads, comfort food and market-driven specials. The specialty here is the housemade seitan. There is a juice bar, a gluten-free menu and organic cocktails.

For a more upscale take on the subject, check out its sister restaurant, Candle 79.