vanilla bean is a vegan and eco-conscious restaurant guide created in Regensburg, Germany and Birmingham, UK. The founder team consists of the app specialists Christian Hengl, Fabian Kreipl, Tobias Kreß, and Bastian Schumacher.

vanilla bean has been featured by Apple under Best New Apps and New Apps We Love and has been voted best restaurant guide—as well as one of the best 70 smartphone apps overall—by the biggest German apps publication (Apps-Magazin).

vanilla bean’s mission: “To solve the environmental crisis, we believe that our ways of consumption and production have to fundamentally change. vanilla bean exists to help make his change so that an eco-friendly society can arise. We do this by connecting green businesses with green consumers. Our goal is to build the best service for both of them.”