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Max-Pett, Vegan Restaurant in Munich

The Oktoberfest is now over (hurray??), meaning it's time to get back to some of the healthier resolutions that we probably all took on January 1st, but gently left home for those 17 days of chaos. We're going to Isarvorstadt/Ludwigsvorstadt, to "Max-Pett" on the advice of Marie-Louise, one of our kind readers, who recommended "not to be put off by the fact that it's vegan, it is more delicious than most of Munichs' other restaurants." I wouldn't say we're huge vegan fans so to speak (we love meat way too much) but we do like good food so we gave it a shot, and the result was very surprising indeed. Full report below the fold...
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Bistro Rive Gauche, French Delicacies in Glockenbach (oh la la!)

Padam padam padaaaam… Paris and its charms: the Seine, the little bistros, the Eiffel Tower, the fashion and most of all the French Cuisine! Rive Gauche, literally "Southern Bank", takes its name after... wait for it... the Southern Bank of the French capital city. Your dear hosts who also happen to be French, always enjoy finding French restaurants in Munich, to remind us of our beloved roots. At Rive Gauche, not only is the food French, but the owners Smina and Arnaud as well! So is Rive Gauche yet another restaurant trying to surf on the French Cuisine wave but not delivering? Let's find out...
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Fresh Bagels & Muffins Coffee Shop: Heaven for the American Food Lover

Trying out Fresh Bagels & Muffin Coffee Shop might change your opinion on bagels... Whether in the morning or late-ish at night, Francesco (the owner) is always there, ready to satisfy your hunger with some of those ring-shaped breads and other american delicacies. Francesco Dreyfus opened up his little store in 1996, making him "the first and oldest bagel shop in München". It's said that "with age comes wisdom" - though I am not 100% about this wisdom thing, I can assure you that at least Francesco's bagels recipes only get better... Today Fresh Bagels & Muffins Coffee Shop serves more than 20 different varieties of freshly prepared bagels, hamburgers, muffins and other delicacies, organizes musical events regularly and is a well known meet-up location for Schwabing Tatort lovers...