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Quiet Storm

Ava is now open in North Oakland, after having left its original East Liberty location in July 2013. Breakfast & lunch is served weekdays in the ground floor cafe, with occasional BYOB evening events (Calendar).
Ava owner Justin Strong and general manager Anand Young have teamed up with Jilly MacDowell (of Quiet Storm Cafe) to bring essential coffee and globally inspired food & drink to the North Craig Street corridor. Vegetarian & vegan offerings are featured along with responsible meats & seafood.
The second floor kitchen & lounge is currently under construction. Regular evening hours featuring shared plate dining, liquor & entertainment coming in Spring 2014.

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TAGS: Vegetarian Breakfast/ Lunch/ Dinner, Sandwiches, Diner, Burrito/ Salads, in Friendship in Pittsburgh, Vegan Friendly, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free, Wi-Fi


Restaurant Menu - quiet-storm-vegetarian--vegan-cafe

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Soup Of The Day
vegan gazpacho or today’s hot soup.

Bowl
$4.00
Cup
$3.00
Bread
$1.00

Masala Tostada
taste explosion! sweet & crunchy cabbage, pickled onions, cheddar & peach chutney in a crisp flour tortilla.

 
$7.50

Black Bean Dip
piquant blend of house beans, lime & seven spices. with tortilla chips.

 
$5.00

Vegan Queso
spicy, nutty, creamy “not-cho” cheese...and a basket of chips.

 
$5.00

Hummus
varies: spinach, roasted red pepper, black-eyed pea, edamame. with pita wedges.

 
$5.00
With Raw Vegetables
$6.00

Tofu Tenders
oven-“fried” & served plain or buffalosauced with celery & carrots. with vegan chipotle bbq, vegan wasabi mayo or creamy blue cheese.

 
$9.50

Salads

Sweet Chop
broccoli, red cabbage, edamame, bell peppers, almonds, coconut, carrots, baken bits & new! apricot vinaigrette.

 
$9.50

Spicy Caesar
greens & kale, zesty caesar dressing, crispy garlic tofu, red onions, roasted red peppers & new! vegan parm.

 
$10.00

Grain Salad
today’s grain, chickpeas, tomatoes, cukes, radishes & choice of cucumber yogurt or vegan curry vinaigrette.

 
$7.00

Peanut Noodles
long noodles with pickled vegetables, cucumbers & peanut-ginger sauce.

 
$6.00
With Edamame
$7.00
With Tofu
$8.00

Desert Flower
raw kale, tempeh, radishes, red onions, carrots, pumpkin seeds & green chile vinaigrette. great with feta!

 
$8.50

Apple-walnut
spinach, granny smith apples, walnuts, raisins, chickpeas, sesame vinaigrette & blue cheese crumble.

 
$9.00

House Salad
greens, tomatoes, cucumbers, carrots & creamy tahini or green chile vinaigrette.

 
$5.00

Hot Stuff

Curry Plate
stew prepared daily, inspired by global spices. with brown rice, slaw, pita (omit for gf) & cucumber yogurt (omit for vegan).

 
$9.00
Curry & Rice Only
$6.00

Cincy Melt
knife & fork sandwich of white toast smothered in greekspiced two-bean chili, raw onion & american cheese. side of slaw.

 
$8.50

Ginger Sun
irresistible peanut-ginger bowl with brown rice, scrambled tofu, broccoli, sweet potatoes & sunflower seeds.

 
$8.50

Maelstrom
since 2002: quesadilla with chickpeas, mushrooms, hot peppers & mozzarella. with house salad & cucumber yogurt to dip.

 
$8.50

Asada Burrito
chorizo, black beans, brown rice, sweet potatoes & salsa. with cheddar & sour cream or queso & vegan sour cream $10

 
$9.00

Tonight’s Dinner

Blue Plate
inspirations come from around the globe, from the rustic to the exotic. often vegan.

Taco Trio
chorizo, roasted vegetable & black beansweet potato, with cabbage, cheddar or queso & sour cream. served with green chile rice & corn.

Flatbread
multigrain garlic toasted crust. choose funky (white pizza with feta, kale, sweet potatoes, hot pepper rings) or traditional (red pizza with mozzarella, mushrooms, seisage, peppers, onions).

Montserrat Burger
inspired by ‘80s vegetarian cooking, our new ultra-green spinach burger, with lettuce, tomato & pickle. add mustard, mayo, vegan wasabi mayo or vegan chipotle bbq. optional cheese: american, blue or vegan queso.

Southern Comfort
oven-”fried” tofu chicken, with sides of sweet potatoes, kale, macaroni & cheese (red cabbage for vegan) & corn bread.

Bread Basket
corn bread or garlic baguette.

 
$4.00

345
brown rice, black beans & red cabbage or kale. no substitutions.

 
$5.00

Sandwiches

Banh Mi
vietnamese hoagie of seisage & tofu cutlets with vegetables fresh & pickled – cabbage, tomatoes, carrots, jalapeños, onions. with spicy mayo or vegan wasabi mayo.

 
$9.50

Cubano
tropical ham & cheese! pressed roll stuffed with smoky tempeh, red cabbage, pickles, mozzarella, mustard & garlicky aioli.

 
$9.00

Crunch Wrap Extreme
flour tortilla wrap of scrambled tofu dressed with vegan wasabi mayo & tossed with celery, carrots, edamame, kale & spinach.

 
$8.50

Black Bean Wrap
spicy black bean spread & a tangy salad of greens, sweet potatoes, tomatoes, cabbage & corn in a flour tortilla.

 
$7.50

Spicy Peanut
best-selling lightly grilled wrap of mixed greens, scrambled tofu, cucumbers, raisins, peanut butter & sriracha.

 
$8.50

Tempeh Grinder
philly-inspired garlic bread hoagie loaded with smoky tempeh, provolone or vegan queso, plus roasted peppers, onions, mushrooms & hot pepper rings.

 
$9.50

Graham Street Tofu
a qs classic: savory tofu cutlets with tomatoes, spinach & pickled onions on wheat bread or pita. with aioli, spicy mayo or vegan wasabi mayo.

 
$8.50

Sides

Two-bean Chili

 
$5.00

Chips & Salsa

 
$5.00

Macaroni & Cheese

 
$5.00

Spaghetti & Marinara

 
$5.00

Roasted Sweets

 
$4.00

Black Beans & Rice

 
$4.00

Potatoes & Gravy

 
$3.00

Lemony Kale

 
$3.00

Braised Red Cabbage

 
$3.00

Grilled Cheese

 
$3.00

Peanut Butter & Jelly

 
$3.00

Granola & Milk

 
$3.00

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5430 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA

TODAY 10:00am - 10:00pm

SUN 10:00am - 5:00pm
TUE 10:00am - 10:00pm
WED 10:00am - 10:00pm
THU 10:00am - 10:00pm
FRI 10:00am - 10:00pm
SAT 10:00am - 5:00pm