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Vegan Mac and Cheese Showdown in Los Angeles

LA-based restaurants will compete for the best mac and cheese dish in the city.

ChicaVegan.com is hosting a vegan mac and cheese showdown in Los Angeles this Saturday. Local restaurants competing for the titles “LA’s Best Mac and Cheese” and “People’s Choice” include M Café de Chaya, Doomie’s Home Cookin’, Sun Café, Stuff I Eat, Hugo’s Restaurant, and Southern Fried Vegan. Judging the showdown will be Top Chef Masters judge and the laist.com food editor Krista Simmons, Mohawk Bend’s executive chef Mike Garber, and Hot Knives cookbook writers Evan George and Alex Brown. 

Photo: Hannah Kaminsky

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