Vancouver is home to numerous vegetarian and vegan restaurants or just restaurants with plant-based options.
We are lucky to have such delicious and healthy food options, from authentic Mexican to Vietnamese cuisine.
There's something for everyone in the 604 and trust me you will be happy trying any one of these awesome hit spots!
Nuba // Various Locations
Healthy Lebanese cuisine that is both incredibly authentic and delicious is what Nuba strives for. You will find tons of healthy vegan and vegetarian options here and trust me it's soooo yummy too!
Budgies Burritos // 44 Kingsway
Vegetarian Mexican with many vegan options, Budgies is perfect for when you crave guac and quesadillas. They have everything from vegan nachos to vegan burrito bowls! Deffs worth trying out, even if you are not vegan!
East is East // Various Locations
Indian cuisine with a twist, East is East is that perfect comfort food featuring numerous vegan and vegetarian options. (Insider tip: Try "Yogi's Treat" next time you're in, it's TO DIE FOR).
The Juice Truck // 28 W. 5th Avenue
The Juice Truck not only offers cold-pressed juices and smoothies, but a range of different plant-based dishes. Anything from burrito bowls to vegan mac and cheese are found at this delicious and healthy spot!
5. CHAU Veggie Express // Various Locations
A plant-based Vietnamese eatery?! WHAT? Yeah, you heard that right. You can get vegetarian and vegan pho at CHAU. So, what are you waiting for? Try it out!
6. MeeT On Main // 4288 Main Street
Probs the OG Plant-based eatery, but still one of the best ones. MeeT offers a variety of dishes from an array of different types of fries (yes, nacho fries are a thing) to burgers and bowls.
7. Virtuous Pie // 583 Main Street
A range of vegetarian and vegan options, if you love pizza this is definitely the place for you! Try out their arugula pesto or cashew mozzarella and you are bound to feel satisfied.
8. Sejuiced Vancouver // 1958 W. 4th Avenue
Enjoy a range of plant-based dishes at this Kitsilano hit spot. Everything from delicious breakfast options to healthy lunches, they have got it all! Deffs worth trying out, especially if you need something quick and healthy.
9. Heirloom Vegetarian // 1509 W. 12th Avenue
One of their specialties is the brunch at Heirloom. Try out their buckwheat chocolate pancakes or banana french toast, they are both delicious and sweet options for the vegan with the sweet tooth!
10. Tera V Burger // 2961 W. Broadway
Specializing in everything burger, they have various kinds like tempeh burgers and no bull patties with baked french fries. Definitely a super delicious spot but also healthy options especially when it comes to the burger and fries classic.
11. Bandidas Taqueria // 2781 Commercial Drive
ALL DAY BREAKFAST and DIY tacos and burritos are all found at Bandidas. Everything here can be made vegan, even substituting eggs for tofu scramble.
12. Friendly // 2408 Main Street
Every Tuesday is Vegan Ice Cream Taco day! This plant-based snack bar features a range of small dishes like avocado toast and vegan and gluten free pastries (the taco for the ice cream is GF!!!)
13. Anh and Chi // 3388 Main Street
Simple, fresh, and organic is what Anh and Chi stands for. ThisVietnamese spot with vegan and gluten free options is super delicious! Try out their Om Bowl (Erin Ireland's fave)!
14. Nourish Vancouver // 3742 W. 10th Avenue
Nourish is one of the best places if you're on the go, but still want something healthy. They have many vegan and vegetarian options and BONUS, they are a cooking school, so you can learn how to make all of their yummy dishes yourself!
15. The Acorn Restaurant // 3995 Main Street
Try out this vegetarian and vegan restaurant on Main. Their feature dish is their version of "chicken and waffles" which is a maple waffle with fried artichoke! Sounds weird, but it's crazy good!