Nature’s Plate Award: Nominate Your Favorite Green Restaurant!

The Nature Conservancy is calling all foodies! Tell us your choice for the best green restaurant in your city (click here to see participating cities) and be entered to win a gourmet salsa and avocado basket donated by Petty Ranch and The Best of VC Marketplace. It’s the perfect California summertime combo. The top vote-getters will advance, but only one restaurant will be named the people’s choice winner of the Nature’s Plate Award.

Use the following sustainable food guidelines to help you pick a favorite restaurant to nominate. Consider any or all of the following:

Green Guidelines

  • Sustainable seafood – Uses ocean-friendly seafood that comes from a sustainable source (not depleting fish populations)
  • Free-range and grass-fed meat – Uses meat that is grass-fed, free-range, raised without antibiotics, organic and/or sustainably raised
  • Organic – Uses organic produce or other organic food
  • Local and seasonal – Uses regionally (within 300 miles) or locally (within 100 miles) grown produce
  • Water – Serves tap water rather than bottled water

Bite sized actions make a big difference for you and the planet.  Share your passion to help raise awareness for delicious food that’s good for you and for the planet.

Vote here.

One comment on “Nature’s Plate Award: Nominate Your Favorite Green Restaurant!

  1. OKRA restaurant in Fayetteville, TN meets the requirements for a GREEN restaurant and has creative, handcrafted southern food. I hate that it is not in a participating city.

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