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Vegan / Vegetarian Restaurants: (32 Listings)

FED by Water

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
4.0 stars 4 reviews
64 Kingsland High St, East London, E8 2LX
Now Open: Mon-Fri 8:00am-11:00pm, Sat-Sun 10:00am-11:00pm
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Pizza, Italian, Mediterranean, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Bakery, Catering, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. FED by Water is a new concept restaurant offering authentic traditional Italian cuisine with the objective of bringing the nutritional importance of pure water to the public conscience. It promotes a new alkaline Mediterranean diet that encourages healthy living while also appealing to the most discerning foodies. The extensive menu covers all kind of requests even if the key focus is on vegan and vegetarian dishes which cover around half of the menu. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

Black Cat

  • Vegan Restaurant
4.5 stars 30 reviews
76 Clarence Road, Hackney, East London, E5 8HB
Now Open: Mon 12:00pm-9:00pm, Wed-Fri 12:00pm-9:00pm, Sat-Sun 10:00am-8:00pm
Cuisine: Vegan, Western, British

Open Oct 2013 a cooperatively run, not-for-profit, vegan cafe. Offers vegan sweets and treats and sells vegan cookbooks. Inexpensive.



  • Vegan Restaurant
4.5 stars 7 reviews
2 Bethnal Green Rd, Unit 55 (at inside Boxpark mall), East London, E1 6GY
Now Open: Mon-Wed 12:00pm-9:30pm, Thu-Sat 12:00pm-10:00pm, Sun 12:00pm-8:00pm
Cuisine: Vegan, International, Fast food, Beer/Wine, Take-out

Vegan food in East London. Concise menu with a selection of bowls. Has outdoor seating. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

Andu Caffe

  • Vegetarian Restaurant
3.5 stars 3 reviews
528 Kingsland Rd, Dalston, East London, E8 4AH
Now Open: Mon-Thu 1:00pm-7:00pm, Fri 1:00pm-9:00pm, Sat-Sun 1:00pm-7:00pm
Cuisine: Vegan, Take-out, Ethiopian

Small Ethiopian cafe and restaurant in the heart of Dalston. Simple menu: six vegan choices, served with injera (Ethiopian flatbread) or rice – you get all six samples with a choice of portion size – take away (£3,99), small meal for one (£5), big meal for one (£7) and meal for two (£10). Cozy place with a very Ethiopian look and feel. Wheelchair accessible. Inexpensive.

Cafe Maloka

  • Vegetarian Restaurant
4.0 stars 5 reviews
62 Broadway Market, London Fields, Hackney, East London, E8 4QJ
Now Open: Mon-Sun 8:00am-7:00pm
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Organic, Western, Take-out, Bakery, British, English

Small vegetarian cafe and tearoom with vegan and gluten-free options, large selection of tea. Also a small wholefood and tea shop. Formerly Gossip Cafe, still veg. Cash only. Moderate.


  • Vegetarian Restaurant
4.0 stars 2 reviews
10 Sebert Rd, East London, E7 0NQ
Mon-Fri 7:30am-6:30pm, Sat 9:00am-5:00pm, Sun 10:00am-4:00pm
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Western, Take-out

Vegetarian cafe with a friendly atmosphere and Wi-Fi. A vegan main meal is offered each week Wednesday-Friday. Has outdoor seating. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Inexpensive.

G and T Coffee House

  • Vegetarian Restaurant
5.0 stars 8 reviews
204 Cambridge Heath Rd, East London, E2 9NQ
Mon-Fri 8:00am-6:30pm, Sat-Sun 9:00am-4:00pm
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Organic, Take-out, British, English

An organic shop, coffee and tea house. Offers a vegan food menu which includes breakfast, miso soup, fresh juices, baked goods. Has a shelf products section selling organic and biodynamic ingredients. Also runs a fresh produce ordering system - inquire within. Food and groceries are vegan; however, cow milk is offered for drinks. Has outdoor seating. Inexpensive.

Hornbeam Cafe

  • Vegetarian Restaurant
4.0 stars 4 reviews
Hornbeam Environmental Centre, 458 Hoe Street, Walthamstow, East London, E17 9AH
Tue-Sun 10:00am-5:00pm
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Organic, Beer/Wine, Take-out, British, English

Non-profit operation that's part of wider eco initiative. Supports local disadvantaged group. Vegan-friendly food that's local, organic, vegetarian and reflects the different cuisines of the borough. A relaxing place on a busy street corner. Formerly named Gannets. Cash only. Moderate.

Medicine Hut

  • Vegetarian Restaurant
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62, Broadway Market, East London, E8 4QJ
Now Open: Mon-Sun 8:00am-7:00pm
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Organic, Raw, Take-out, European

A 100% vegan/vegetarian raw cafe and tea room makes all food fresh daily; 100% of the products are fair trade and 90% are organic. Provides also gluten free, sugar free and reduced sugar, sweet and savory cakes; 50% of cakes are raw vegan. Made-in-house chocolate is available. Serves a selection of cold and hot drinks, including dragon blood with almond milk, stevia, spirulina and chlorella; chai vegan latte with cinnamon; hot ginger beer with spices and others. A selection of loose herbal teas and coffees, as well as fine ceramic, glass and bone china tea accessories and tin tea-jars to purchase in the emporium. Garden seating. Friendly staff and relaxing atmosphere. Child friendly. Has outdoor seating. Moderate.


  • Vegetarian Restaurant
5.0 stars 3 reviews
38 Brushfield St, Spitalfields, East London, E1 6AT
Now Open: Mon-Thu 10:00am-8:00pm, Fri 10:00am-4:00pm, Sun 12:00pm-6:00pm
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Fast food, Salad bar, Delivery, Take-out, Middle Eastern

Chain of vegetarian falafel bars with all food being vegan apart from hard-boiled egg and feta cheese extra toppings options. Dine in or take-out with online ordering available. Made-in-house to order falafel in a pita or bowl and a huge range of salads. While waiting for order, offers samples. Inexpensive.

Rainforest Creations

  • Vegetarian Restaurant
4.5 stars 7 reviews
Old Spitalfield Market (at /near Hornsey Gate entrance), East London, E1
Sun 9:00am-5:00pm
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Organic, Raw, Western, British, Take-out only

Part of a chain of market stalls specializing in raw foods. Menu includes wraps, salad, and "flan" boxes. The non-vegan item is a mung bean salad which contains honey. Check website for other stall locations. Moderate.

Saravanaa Bhavan

  • Vegetarian Restaurant
2.0 stars 1 review
300, High Street North, Manor Park, London, East London, E12 6SA
Now Open: Mon-Sun 9:00am-11:00pm
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Indian, Take-out

Part of vegetarian Indian restaurant group. This location established since 2005. Seats 100. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

Secret Handshake Cafe

  • Vegetarian Restaurant
5.0 stars 1 review
77 Shacklewell Lane, East London, England
Mon-Fri 8:00am-5:00pm, Sat-Sun 10:00am-5:00pm
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Take-out, British, English

Est. 2015, a little vegetarian cafe serving toasties, shakes, salad, coffee, tea, and sweets. After the cafe closes, the brewers bar opens at 6pm. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

The Feel Good Cafe

  • Vegetarian Restaurant
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49 Station Rd, Unit 6, The Village Arcade, East London, E4 7DA
Mon-Sat 8:00am-5:00pm
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Organic, Juice bar, Delivery, Take-out, Bakery, Catering

A 100% vegetarian/vegan restaurant serves made-in-house food using whole foods ingredients with no preservatives. Offers vegetarian breakfast, lunch and light dinner, of which some may be vegan or can be made vegan. Serves sandwiches, porridge, granola, salads, soups, cold pressed juices, smoothies, coffees, vegan raw cakes and others. Has a range of vegan milks. Also has a small deli with unique products from around the world: Teas, jams and chutneys, olive oils, sun-dried tomato marinades, nuts and dried fruits as well as artisan breads from an organic bakery. Dine-in available. Closed Sun. Wheelchair accessible. Cash only. Inexpensive.

The Gallery Cafe

  • Vegetarian Restaurant
4.0 stars 25 reviews
21 Old Ford Road, Bethnal Green (at /St Margaret's House), East London, E2 9PL
Now Open: Mon-Fri 8:00am-9:00pm, Sat-Sun 9:00am-9:00pm
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Take-out, British, English

Situated near the Museum of Childhood in Bethnal Green, a social enterprise of St. Margaret's House. All food is vegan with vegetarian options, including pizza with vegan cheese. Also hosts a program of live events, a new art exhibition from an up-and-coming artist every month, live music nights, film screenings, comedy, and spoken word events throughout the year. Accepts credit cards. Inexpensive.

The Hive Wellbeing

  • Vegetarian Restaurant
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286-290 Cambridge Heath Rd, East London, E29DA
Now Open: Mon-Fri 8:00am-10:00pm, Sat 9:00am-10:00pm, Sun 10:00am-10:00pm
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Organic, Raw, Western, Juice bar, Beer/Wine, Delivery, Take-out, Catering

Offers coffee, cold pressed juices, health food. Has outdoor seating. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

The Larder

  • Vegetarian Restaurant
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241-245 Globe Rd, Bethnal Green, East London, E2 0JD
Mon-Fri 8:00am-7:00pm, Sat 9:00am-5:00pm, Sun 10:00am-4:00pm
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, International, Take-out

A vegetarian kitchen in the heart of Globe Town serving unique creations prepared daily. Also serving coffee, pastries and cakes, including vegan, dairy-free and gluten-free offerings. Also is a store. Enclosed courtyard garden. Has outdoor seating. Accepts credit cards. Inexpensive.

Bamboo Box

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
4.0 stars 1 review
194 Shoreditch High Street, East London, E1 6LG
Now Open: Mon-Sun 11:30am-9:00pm
Cuisine: Thai, Fast food, Pan Asian, Take-out only, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. Thai and Pan Asian curries to-go, all of which are dairy-free and can be requested with tofu instead meat. Inexpensive.

Brilliant Corners

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
4.0 stars 1 review
470 Kingsland Rd, East London, E8 4AE
Now Open: Wed-Thu 5:30pm-12:00am, Fri-Sat 5:30pm-1:30am, Sun 4:00pm-12:00am
Cuisine: Japanese, Beer/Wine, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. Bar and dining with frequent live music. Reported offers natural wine and you could get vegan Japanese food. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.


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45 Bank Street, Unit 21, Jubilee Place, East London, E14 5NY
Now Open: Mon-Fri 7:00am-8:00pm, Sat 10:00am-6:30pm, Sun 10:00am-6:00pm
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Western, Fast food, Juice bar, Delivery, Take-out, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. A large chain of juice bar cafes offering an extensive variety of clearly labeled vegan items such as fresh juices, hot lunches, stews, and sandwiches. This location is in the food area of a shopping mall in the business district and also serves fruit smoothies, wraps, superfood salads, sushi, soups, hot pots and stews. Variety of breakfast and snack items. Please note this branch serves one lamb dish. Ample seating in the shopping mall. Wheelchair accessible. Moderate.

Ethiopiques - Food Stall

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
4.0 stars 1 review
The Boiler House Food Hall, 152 Brick Lane, East London, E1 6RU
Sat 11:00am-6:00pm, Sun 10:00am-5:00pm
Cuisine: Fast food, Ethiopian, African, Take-out only, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. Industrial warehouse space housing international food vendors on the weekends. This one is Ethiopian food with veggie choices served on full plate. Inexpensive.

Save the Date Cafe

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
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2 Abbot St, East London, E8 3DP
Wed-Sat 11:00am-2:00pm, Fri 6:00pm-10:00pm
Cuisine: International, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. A not-for-profit egalitarian eatery based in Dalston, East London, launched Dec 2014. This freegan café, a chapter of The Real Junk Food Project, serves food that would otherwise be going to waste – operating on a "pay what you feel policy." Built by volunteers using recycled and donated materials, the cafe is almost completely carbon neutral. Has outdoor seating. Cash only. Inexpensive.

The Red Lion Pub

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
3.0 stars 1 review
640 High Road Leytonstone, East London, E11 3AA
Now Open: Mon-Thu 12:00pm-11:00pm, Fri-Sat 12:00pm-2:00am, Sun 12:00pm-11:00pm
Cuisine: Lacto, Ovo, Western, Beer/Wine, British, English, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. Part of the Antic pub and bar group. Offers a variety of drinks and pub food. Kitchen is aware of vegan requirements for a meal and always have one of two veg options on the menu that can be made vegan, or call in advance to arrange a specially-made vegan meal. Host music events inside and out in its backyard. Has outdoor seating. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

Voodoo Rays

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
3.5 stars 4 reviews
95 Kingsland High St (at Dalston Junction), East London, E8 2PB
Now Open: Mon-Wed 5:00pm-12:00am, Thu-Fri 5:00pm-3:00am, Sat 12:00pm-3:00am, Sun 5:00pm-12:00am
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, American, Pizza, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. Serves New York style pizza by the slice or by 22" pies. Has two kinds of vegan pizzas and six vegetarian, plus rotating specials. Full bar on premises. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Inexpensive.


  • Vegetarian-Friendly
4.0 stars 3 reviews
Jubilee Place, 45 Bank Street (at Canary Wharf), East London, E14 5NY
Now Open: Mon-Sat 11:00am-10:00pm, Sun 11:30am-9:00pm
Cuisine: Japanese, Fast food, Beer/Wine, Asian Fusion, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. International franchise chain inspired by Japanese food. Vegetarian items are marked with a V and some can be made vegan, but likely has only 1 fryer for meat & veg. Has freshly squeezed juices, edamame, goma wakame salad, yasai gyoza (dumplings), yasai itame (tofu, veg & noodles in a coconut soup). Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

Yaal Restaurant

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
4.0 stars 1 review
404 Barking Road, Barking, East London, E6 2SA
Now Open: Mon-Sun 12:00pm-1:00am
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Indian, Beer/Wine, Delivery, Take-out, South Indian, Sri Lankan, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. Stylish place that is fully licenced. Has many vegan dishes. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Inexpensive.

Zigfrid von Underbelly

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
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11 Hoxton Sq, East London, N1 6NU
Now Open: Mon-Thu 12:00pm-1:00am, Fri-Sat 12:00pm-3:00am, Sun 12:00pm-12:00am
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, American, Pizza, International, Beer/Wine, British, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. An independently owned bar & food house with a creative atmosphere that aims to include a vegan dish in every section on their menu. Some of these dishes are couscous salad; pizza with tofu, tomato, potato, sun-dried tomato, artichoke & friarielli; lentil burger; a sharing board with grilled vegetables, lentil balls, spelt salad, hummus & tofu; a nut roast is served on Sundays. The 3-course Christmas menu & buffet always includes a vegan choice. The ground floor has a no-step access and the venue has a disabled toilet. Downstairs is a live music venue, party space and an underground club. Upstairs is the food house, lounge, party space and DJ bar. Hours are for the venue. Full food menu available until 10pm. Has outdoor seating. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

Health Food Stores, Vegan Shops, Vegan Bakeries, Vegetarian B&Bs, Veg Catering, Veg*n Organizations: (19 Listings)

Vegan Sweet Tooth

  • Veg Catering
  • Vegan
5.0 stars 3 reviews
London areas, East London E11 4EZ

Vegan stalls around East London. Baker Giancarlo offers custom cakes for any occasion, catering, vegetarian and vegan cooking classes. Specializes in allergy-friendly cakes and sells them at different markets - check webpage for latest updates. Saturday at Archway market N19 and Tottenham green market N15 from 10am-5pm. Sunday at Chatsworth Road Market E5 11am-4pm. Also as a pop up market on Monday, Wednesday and Saturday 9am-6pm, SW3. Check website for full details. Cash only.

Harvest E8

  • Health Food Store
4.5 stars 2 reviews
130-132 Kingsland High St, East London E8 4PH
Now Open: Mon-Sun 8:00am-10:00pm

An independently/family owned organic nutrition shop with a small cafe. Cafe serves cappuccino with soy or almond milk and a wide range of vegan and gluten free cakes. Wooden floor and tables. The shop has 4,000 plus items in stock, mostly organic, with a lot of choices for vegans.

Huna Blends

  • Veg-Store
  • Vegan
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168-175 Shoreditch High St, East London E1 6HU
Now Open: Mon-Sun 8:00am-8:00pm

A 100% vegan juice bar, located at Pump Shoreditch, serves power shakes and chill bowls. All items are also gluten free, soy free and non-GMO with no artificial ingredients. All bowls and shakes are packed with fruits or vegetables, made with a variety of milks and boosted with superfoods such as maca and spirulina. The sorbet-style chill bowl meals are served with a variety of crunchy toppings, including toasted buckwheat, mixed seeds, crushed kale and flax chips. The super thick power shakes includes the acai fruit glow containing frozen acai pulp, strawberry, apple, hemp milk and burnt orange. Take-out is available.

Farmers Market

  • Farmers' Market
5.0 stars 1 review
Broadway Market, Hackney (at just south of London Fields), East London E8 4PH
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Hackney Farmers Market. Saturdays 9am-5pm. The market offers a varied selection of goods including organic & conventional veggies, organic fair-trade coffee, organic breads and pastries, snack foods, and health drinks. Find Gujurati Rasoi Indian food stall here.

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