We all seem to have at least one friend living that vegan life. And you know what, it's not a bad idea when you think about all of the incredible Calgary vegan restaurants there are to try out. This is why we’ve put together a list of the tastiest plant-based places so you can eat the most colourful and creative meals in the city.
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So take a peek at this list and then share it with all of your vegan BFFs.
Raw Eatery & Market
Cuisine: Cafe food
Address: 1145 Kensington Crescent N.W., Calgary, AB
Why You Need To Go: Just because you gave up dairy, doesn't mean you can't enjoy delicious desserts. Raw has a rotating menu of sweet treats that will keep you daydreaming for days. Plus, the gals that run this spot are just as sweet.
Cuisine: Comfort food
Address: 1048 8 St. S.E., Calgary, AB
Why You Need To Go: If you're looking for junk food treats like chik-tan and waffles, this is your spot. It's among a cozy row of houses in Ramsay and nicely tucked away from all the hustle-and-bustle.
Cuisine: Asian fusion
Address: 924B 17 Ave. S.W., Calgary, AB
Why You Need To Go: If you're like us and love sharing, this is the perfect spot for both meat eaters and veggie lovers. They are also keeping things fresh and seasonally adjusting their menu.
Address: 1111 7 St. S.W., Calgary, AB
Why You Need To Go: You can enjoy all of your favourite comfort foods without any animal products. Plus if you love a good cocktail with your meal, then this adorable little vegan spot will not disappoint.
Happy Veggie House
Address: 109-110 303 Centre St. S.W., Calgary, AB
Why You Need To Go: This is a great spot for Chinese food lovers. There are so many authentic flavours with plant-based ingredients to enjoy here.
Cuisine: Indian fusion
Address: 215 6 Ave. S.E., Calgary, AB
Why You Need To Go: If junk food isn't your jam, there's a good selection of healthy options here. But also their desserts are to die for, in case you are wanting to divulge.
Cuisine: Comfort food
Address: 819 17 Ave. S.W., Calgary, AB
Why You Need To Go: If you're craving a meat-free burger, then you need to check this place out. The comfort food here is so good you'd honestly never know it's meat-free.
Address: 637 11 Ave. S.W., Calgary, AB
Why You Need To Go: Their menu is great if you're on-the-go and need something quick. We recommend trying their Chunky Monkey smoothie which is basically a milkshake but 100% vegan and 100% amazing.
Address: 211A 12th Ave. S.W., Calgary, AB
Why You Need To Go: Whatever you're craving, if it's not already on their menu, they can make it. There's also an amazing brunch menu that has a little something for everyone.