Fairfax City Council to approve Cafe Lotus Outdoor Patio

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outdoor dining patio Fairfax City Council to approve Cafe Lotus Outdoor Patio

Attention Fairfax – please help Cafe Lotus!

Cafe Lotus applied for an outdoor patio and the Fairfax Department of Planning and Building Services has set a date to approve this application.

The application will be considered by the Planning Commission at their meeting on March 20, 2014 at the Fairfax Women’s Club at 46 Park Rd at 7 PM.

We ask that our Fairfax customers attend this meeting to show your support for our outdoor patio.


Green Restaurant Lotus Sponsors Earth Day Marin 2014 on April 6th

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EDM header Green Restaurant Lotus Sponsors Earth Day Marin 2014 on April 6th

Earth Day Marin is a fun family-friendly Festival and Green Expo.

You’ve heard about the climate change problem – join us for a fun-filled day and be part of the solution!

Lotus is a certified green restaurant and we are very proud to sponsor this amazing environmental event. Please join us on Sunday April 6th from 11-5pm at Redwood High School in Larkspur.

Here’s what is on the agenda for Earth Day Marin:

Day of Action
Hand-on Activities

For more information visit Earth Day Marin


Taste of Marin Event A Taste of Lotus

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Taste of Marin

You are Invited to celebrate Marin’s Diversity!

Sip, mingle, and sample flavors from a variety of restaurants in Marin during a festive evening with live entertainment, raffle, dancing, and more!

Enjoy delicious creations from some of Marin’s favorite restaurants including Lotus Cuisine of India.

Date: Thursday, March 27, 2014 6:00 P.M.

Marin Art and Garden Center
30 Sir Francis Drake Blvd., Ross, CA 94957


2014 Bay Area A-List: Vote for the Best!

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 2014 Bay Area A List: Vote for the Best!Thank you to all our satisfied patrons.

We know how much you love our food. Please don’t be shy – please tell everyone about it!

We’d love it if you could vote for Lotus Cuisine of India as the BEST Indian Restaurant in the Bay Area A-List!

Voting is NOW OPEN and ends on March 2, 2014





Lotus Blossoms

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52e02436407cc.image Lotus BlossomsThe Marinscope Community Newspapers recently featured Lotus Cuisine of India in a lovely write-up.

The author sums it up:

“I eat Indian food often. As someone who worries about where my food comes from and tries to avoid GMO produce, this comprehensive an approach to healthy ingredients in Indian Cuisine, is a delight as well as a relief. If you haven’t been to Lotus in awhile, or have never been, it’s a must-try.”




Read the full article here:



Water Conservation Worthy of a Lotus

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waterfaucet Water Conservation Worthy of a LotusIn 2013 Lotus Cuisine of India was fully renovated and upgraded and we even became a certified BAY AREA GREEN BUSINESS!

This means so much to us at Lotus. Our pledge is to continually improve our efforts for our environment.

Our goal now is water conservation.

Our staff may no longer automatically refill your glass of water.

Please ask your waiter if you would like a refill.

Please tell us about your own water conservation efforts!


SR Chamber Business of the Year Nomination

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 Attention San Rafael Chamber Members!

This is your opportunity to nominate Lotus Cuisine of India for the 2014 Business of the Year Award!

Each year the San Rafael Chamber recognizes a small and a large business for outstanding excellence in our community.

We’d love it if Lotus gets nominated for the Joe Garbarino Green Business Award!

Deadline is February 6, 2014 and you can download the application HERE: Biz+of+the+Year+Nomination+-2014.pdf

Here is why we believe Lotus should be nominated for the Joe Garbarino Green Business Award:

1. Minimum compliance:

Lotus is a member in good standing with the San Rafael Chamber of Commerce, and is a Certified Marin Green Business.

2. Product/Services:

Lotus provides meals that are organic, local, gluten free, vegetarian and vegan. Lotus is constantly increasing efforts to minimize environmental impact from sourcing our ingredients to reducing kitchen waste and using energy efficient kitchen appliances.

3. Operations/Facilities:

Our facility was completely remodeled in 2013 with energy efficient appliances. We recycle all our waste streams and donate much of our unused food to local food banks.

4. Business Philosophy:

Sustainability is part of our mission. Lotus has gone all-organic and is a community leader in providing the greenest meals available.

5. Employee Engagement:

All Lotus employees have been educated in green practices and regularly receive additional training .

6. Lotus is a leader in giving back to our community.

We open our doors on Thanksgiving and offer free meals to thousands of guests. We support local schools and nonprofits as well as several environmental organizations such as the annual Bioneers conference and the Marin Green Drinks business mixers.

Joe Garbarino Green Business Award details are HERE:


Thank you for your consideration!


Pacific Sun 2014 Best of Marin Poll

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Please vote in the annual Pacific Sun BEST OF MARIN poll!

vote cafe lotus Pacific Sun 2014 Best of Marin PollFirst of all, did you know that since 1999 Lotus Cuisine of India has been BEST INDIAN RESTAURANT in the PacSun HALL OF FAME? Try to beat that!

But don’t let that stop you from voting. Please vote for CAFE LOTUS in Fairfax as the BEST INDIAN RESTAURANT.


For BEST MEAL UNDER $20 please write in LOTUS CHAAT & SPICES

The deadline is January 31, 2014. Here are the rules:

•     Vote for at least 15 categories

•     Fill in your contact information at the end

•     Submit your ballot

•     Confirm your vote via e-mail (To discourage ballot stuffing,your ballot will not be counted until you activate it by responding to a confirmation e-mail that will automatically be sent to you)


Only online ballots will be accepted, so please do not mail a paper copy.

Only one ballot per person is allowed!

Vote through January 31, 2014 at midnight. Thank you!






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tree CALLING ALL SCHOOL FUNDRAISERS!Do you do fundraising for your school? Then you need to give Lotus a call!

We invite you to hold a fundraiser event at Lotus. Not only will you have a great time but 20% of all sales will go straight to your school.

For more information please contact Lotus owner Surinder “Pal” Sroa directly.



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Wine lovers rejoice!

wine pouring A BOTTLE OF RED   ON THE HOUSE!

Lotus Cuisine of India is inviting all our regular customers to receive a COMPLIMENTARY bottle of wine.

Simply come in for dinner weekdays in the month of December and we’ll hook you up!

Here’s to good food and good wine! Cheers!

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