[Tagging] Draft - Vegetarian/Vegan

Tom Chance tom at acrewoods.net
Wed Feb 16 09:07:17 GMT 2011


On 15 February 2011 20:31, Markus Lindholm <markus.lindholm at gmail.com>wrote:

> Aren't attributes like that more suitable to describe a person than a
> restaurant. I mean a person can follow a ovo-lacto diet, but find hard
> to think there would be a restaurant where every meal on the menu
> would be an ovo-lacto vegetarian meal.
>
>
Actually, since most vegetarians are technically "ovo lacto vegetarians" you
will find many such restaurants, they're called "vegetarian restaurants" :-)

But you're right that there will be very few restaurants and cafes needing
the distinction between "vegetarian meals that contain dairy but not eggs"
and "vegetarian meals that contain eggs but not dairy".

That's OK, most people can just map places as diet:vegetarian=yes/only. But
they can also use the more specific diets if it is known, and given that it
only adds a few extra things for a data user to check I don't think it's
onerous.

Regards,
Tom



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