Give me a “V”

Eating out is an enjoyable experience for most people, but for vegetarians, vegans and others with special dietary needs, navigating a restaurant menu can be stressful. From underwhelming options to a lack of clear food labeling, the experience can be isolating.

However, local restaurants are making efforts to be more inclusive by educating staffs, offering more vegan- and vegetarian-friendly options and spelling out what’s in the food, said Heather Dahman, founder and administrator of the Facebook group Fort Wayne & NE Indiana Vegans and Vegetarians Group.

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