UPDATED AS OF 11/14/14: Rockin’ Raw is now open everyday except Tuesday.
If you ask a majority of the people who are plugged into the organic scene in NYC what their favorite restaurants are, there is a decent chance that Rockin’ Raw won’t get mentioned.
Maybe because it is tucked away on a pretty quiet street in Greenwich Village.
Maybe because it is a pretty small restaurant and doesn’t seat that many, so the absolute number of people going there and talking about it is not that great.
Maybe it is has fallen off people’s radar screens – it used to be in Brooklyn, closed for a while, and then re-opened in Manhattan several months later.
But whatever the reason, it is a real shame because this Peruvian-Creole raw vegan restaurant is a true gem.
Aside from having fantastic raw food, Rockin’ Raw has an amazingly calm atmosphere. Especially when I go there during the day on the weekend, I truly don’t feel like leaving. It is one of those places that you just want to hang out for hours.
Here is some of the organic food that I have eaten recently at Rockin’ Raw. Read more »