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Vegan / Vegetarian Restaurants: (43 Listings)

Tibits

  • Vegetarian Restaurant
4.5 stars 57 reviews
12-14 Heddon Street (at off Regent Street), London, W1B 4DA
020-7758-4110
Open Mon-Wed 9am-10:30pm, Thur-Sat 9am-12am, Sun 11:30am-10:30pm.
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, International, Western, Buffet, Salad bar, Juice bar, Beer/Wine, Catering, Take-out

Connected with Hiltl restaurant in Zurich, Europe's oldest vegetarian restaurant, Tibits is situated on the fashionable Heddon Street, a short stroll from famous Piccadilly Circus. Features a bountiful food boat of savory entrees as well fresh salads--help yourself to what you'd like, and a staff will weigh your plate. Food is served until 30 minutes before closing. Has fresh juices and takeaway containers available. Reservations taken for group of 8 or more. Has outdoor seating. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

Itadaki-Zen

  • Vegan Restaurant
4.0 stars 27 reviews
139 King's Cross Road, London, WC1X 9BJ
020-72783573
Open Mon-Sat 5:30-10pm (last seating 9:15pm).
Cuisine: Vegan, Japanese, Organic, Macrobiotic, Beer/Wine, Take-out

Vegan Japanese restaurant in the heart of King's Cross. Emphasis is on organic ingredients and seasonally grown vegetables. Rice, root vegetables, seaweeds, soya beans and soy by-products, are recurrent ingredients in the cuisine. Also art gallery and weekend live music events. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

Vantra Vitao

  • Vegan Restaurant
4.0 stars 65 reviews
25-27 Oxford St, London, W1F 0TE
020-77348986
Open Mon-Sat 12am-11pm, Sun 12am-9pm.
Cuisine: Vegan, Organic, Western, British, Raw, Buffet, Juice bar

Re-opened Nov 2013 after brief closure. May also use the name Vantra. Vegan organic cafe offering a buffet of salads and hot dishes, or choose from the extensive menu. Vegetarian, vegan, and raw food. They now charge by weight of food taken from buffet. Moved from 74 Wardour St, Soho. Note: Vitao London has now teamed up with Vantra London Cash only. Moderate.

Amico Bio

  • Vegetarian Restaurant
4.0 stars 31 reviews
44 Cloth Fair, London, EC1A 7JQ
+442076007778
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Italian, Mediterranean, Organic, Beer/Wine

London vegetarian organic restaurant near Barbican tube. Serving Italian cuisine like stuzzichini, pasta, risotto, and classic secondi where meat is replaced by tofu and seitan. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

Amico Bio - Holborn

  • Vegetarian Restaurant
3.5 stars 11 reviews
43 New Oxford St, Holborn, London, WC1A 1BG
020-7836-7509
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, Organic, Italian, Beer/Wine

Intimate vegetarian organic Italian restaurant with plenty of vegan options. Award winning chef co-owns. Most produce used is from their own family farm. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

Beatroot Cafe

  • Vegetarian Restaurant
4.0 stars 28 reviews
92 Berwick Street, Soho, London, London, W1F 0QD
0871-0752709
Open Mon-Fri 9am-9pm, Sat 11am-9pm.
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, British, English, Western, Buffet, Salad bar, Bakery, Juice bar, Take-out

The vegetarian buffet offers around 10 hot dishes alongside seasonal salads. Choose a small, medium, or large box and fill it with the food you want. Mostly vegan. Also has wheat-free and gluten-free items. Smoothies and juices are made-to-order. Cakes are made-in-house. Serves fair-trade coffee plus teas and herbals. Funky seating area inside. Has outdoor seating. Moderate.

Carnevale

  • Vegetarian Restaurant
4.0 stars 11 reviews
135 Whitecross Street, London, UK (at east end of London), London, EC1Y 8JL
020-7250-3452
Open Mon-Fri 11.30am-11pm, Sat 5.30pm-11pm.
Cuisine: Vegan-Friendly, Mediterranean, Wine, Take-out, Delivery

London veggie restaurant. Reservations required. Moderate.

Govinda's

  • Vegetarian Restaurant
3.5 stars 17 reviews
9-10 Soho Street, London, UK, London, W1D 3DL
020-74373662
Open Mon-Sat 12:00-21:00, Sun 12:00-16:00.
Cuisine: Lacto, Indian, International, Hare Krishna

A very casual vegetarian restaurant in London Soho Street. Large menu, peaceful setting. Most items may contain dairy - vegans to ask. Inexpensive.

Just Falafel

  • Vegetarian Restaurant
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1 Monmouth Street (at Neal Street corner), London, WC2H 9DA
0207-8362066
Open Mon-Sun 11am-8pm.
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Middle Eastern, Fast food, Take-out, Delivery

Part of international franchise chain offering falafel sandwiches in many different flavors. Dairy and cheese is used, so vegans should specify. Handful of locations in greater London. Inexpensive.

Karuna

  • Vegetarian Restaurant
5.0 stars 3 reviews
Whitecross Street, Whitecross Market, London, EC1Y 8QJ
0777212760
Open for lunch.
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Indian, Fast food, Take-out only

A take away stand offering 100% vegetarian Indian meals. Choose from small, medium, and large meal. You get rice with up to 3 curries. Also selling samosas and bhajiss, and on Thursday and Friday paneer wrap. The queues are sometimes long but it moves quickly. Cash only. Inexpensive.

Koshari Street

  • Vegetarian Restaurant
4.5 stars 5 reviews
56 St Martins Lane, Covent Garden, London, WC2N4EA
+44-02079937546
Open Mon-Sat 11:30-23:00.
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Middle Eastern, Arabic, Take-out, Delivery

Primarily take away with a few seats. Main dish is koshari which is vegan. Located in Leister Square. Has free wi-fi. Cash only. Inexpensive.

Maoz Vegetarian

  • Vegetarian Restaurant
4.0 stars 22 reviews
43, Old Compton St, London, W1D 6HG
020-78511586
Open Mon-Thur 11.00-01.00, Fri-Sat 11.00-02.00, Sun 11.00-24.00.
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Middle Eastern, Fast food, Take-out

Veggie falafel shop featuring falafel in pita bread with salad. Also chips and fresh juices. Non-vegan items include the cabbage and carrot salad and the garlic sauce, and also egg and feta (they use same utensils for all items). Cash only. Inexpensive.

Mary Ward Centre Cafe

  • Vegetarian Restaurant
4.5 stars 3 reviews
42 Queen Square, London, WC1N 3AQ
020-7269-6000
Open Mon-Thur 9:30am-9pm, Fri 9:30am-8:30pm, Sat 9:30am-4pm, Sun (when centre is open) 9:30am-2pm.
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, American

Small inexpensive vegetarian cafe with vegan options. Serves two mains a day, with salads. The cafe also acts as the Centre's meeting place, and as an art gallery. Catering is provided on a franchise basis. Inexpensive.

Mildred's

  • Vegetarian Restaurant
4.0 stars 72 reviews
45 Lexington Street, Soho, London, UK (at between Piccadilly Circus, Oxford Circus & Tottenham Court Road underground stations), London, W1F 9AN
020-7494-1634
Open Mon-Sat 12-11pm.
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Organic, International, British, Beer/Wine, Take-out

Small and crowded veggie food restaurant with a changing menu. Expect a wait. Accept cash or debit card. Feb 2013 reported to be still open by happycow member. Moderate.

Orchard

  • Vegetarian Restaurant
3.5 stars 9 reviews
11 Sicilian Avenue (at near Holborn Station), London, WC1A 2QH
020-78312715
Open Mon-Fri 8am-8pm.
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, English, Take-out

A small, rustic-looking vegetarian kitchen and grocery in an Edwardian arcade just off Holborn. The arcade itself opened in 1910 as one of the first places in London you could sit outside and have a coffee (source: Guardian). Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

Pilpel

  • Vegetarian Restaurant
4.0 stars 1 review
Queens Head Passage , Unit 5 (at Paternoster Sq), London, EC4m 7dz
020-7248-9281
Open Mon-Thur 10am-8pm, Fri 10am-4pm, closed Sat-Sun.
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Ovo, International, Take-out, Mediterranean, Lebanese

Vegetarian restaurant serving falafel and hummus based items with vegan options. Has outdoor seating. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

Poetry Cafe

  • Vegetarian Restaurant
3.0 stars 3 reviews
22 Betterton Street (at Covent Garden tube), London, WC2H 9BX
020-74209887
Open Mon-Fri 12-11pm, Sat 7-11pm.
Cuisine: Ovo, Lacto, British, English, Beer/Wine

Venue for the Poetry Society, readings held there most nights except Sundays when closed. Light food menu with both traditional as well vegan cakes on occasion brought in by local bakers, plus a range of beverages. Bright, relaxed space. Inexpensive.

Sagar - Covent Garden

  • Vegetarian Restaurant
4.5 stars 13 reviews
31 Catherine St, Covent Garden, London, WC2B 5JS
0207836 6377
Open Mon-Sat 12-11pm, Sun 12-10pm.
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, Indian, Beer/Wine

This small vegetarian South Indian restaurant offers a vegan menu. Serves nut-free, wheat-free and onion & garlic-free dishes. Try the early dining offer of around £6-7 for papadam and pickle, raitha, 2 curries, rice, bread and dessert. Accepts credit cards. Inexpensive.

Sagar - West End

  • Vegetarian Restaurant
4.0 stars 12 reviews
17A Percy Street (at Tottenham Court Road, Tube: Goodge Street), London, W1T 1DU
020-7631-3319
Open Mon-Fri 12-3pm, 5:30-10:45pm Sat 12-11:30pm, Sun 12-10:45pm.
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Indian, Beer/Wine

London vegetarian restaurant specializing in South Indian cuisine. Vegan menu available upon request. Moderate.

Tao

  • Vegetarian Restaurant
3.0 stars 10 reviews
40 Great Windmill Street (at Shaftesbury Ave), London, W1D 7LY
+44-7735-384781
Open Mon-Thur, Sun 11am-10pm, Fri-Sat 11am-10:30pm.
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Chinese, Thai, Juice bar, Buffet, Take-out

Small vegan food buffet restaurant close to Piccadilly Circus. Offers a variety of fresh vegetable dishes and some mock meat. Has fresh juices. Serves dairy ice cream. Cash only. Inexpensive.

The Gate Restaurant

  • Vegetarian Restaurant
4.0 stars 17 reviews
370 St John Street, Islington, London, England
0207-278-5483
Open Mon-Fri 12-2:30pm, 6-10:30pm, Sat-Sun 10am- 3pm, 6-10:30pm.
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, Organic, British, English, Western, Juice bar, Beer/Wine

Offers casual vegetarian dining, all-day mezze bar menu, and weekend brunch. Dairy is used. Vegan options are marked "vo." Located opposite Saddler's Wells Theatre, around the corner to Upper Street, and a short walk from Angel tube station. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

Vanilla Black

  • Vegetarian Restaurant
4.0 stars 25 reviews
17-18 Tooks Court, London, EC4A 1LB
020-72422622
Open Mon-Sat 12-2:30pm, 6-10pm.
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Organic, Western, International, Gourmet, Beer/Wine

London vegetarian restaurant, near Chancery Lane Tube Station, off Chancery Lane. Aims to elevate meat-free cookery to a level that delights discerning palates of all tastes. Has a vegan menu with 2 choices per course over a 3-course menu. Accepts credit cards. Expensive.

Woodlands - Marylebone Lane - currently closed

  • Vegetarian Restaurant
3.5 stars 7 reviews
77 Marylebone Lane (at Marylebone High St), London, W1U 2PS
020-74863862
Open Mon-Fri 12-3pm, 6-10:45pm, Sat-Sun 12-10:45pm.
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Indian, Beer/Wine

Modern setting and features South Indian vegetarian cuisine. Directions: Jubilee/Central line take Bond Street station exit, or Central Line take Oxford Street station exit. NOTE: Currently under renovation and closed, please confirm and update HappyCow- thanks! Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

Buffet

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
3.5 stars 11 reviews
40 New Oxford St, London, WC1A 1EP
n/a
Open daily.
Cuisine: Asian, Chinese, Thai, Buffet, Take-out, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. Small buffet restaurant offering hot and cold dishes including soup, salads, tofu, fruit, and more. Aug 2013 reported limited veg food choices. Inexpensive.

Cafe Below

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
4.0 stars 1 review
Cheapside, St. Mary-le-Bow Church, London, EC2V 6AU
020-73290789
Cuisine: Ovo, Lacto, English, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. Formerly all vegetarian but no longer Nov 2011. Located in the heart of the city and has a separate coffee/tea bar. Resides in the crypt of an old church that was rebuilt after the great fire of London in 1666. Well presented food. Offers a hot main dish each day, plus soups, desserts, and large salads. The prices are reduced for take away orders and if you dine-in at off-peak hours. Breakfast until 11:30 each day. Inexpensive.

Danny's Gourmet Wraps

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
4.0 stars 1 review
31 Lambs Conduit Street, London, WC1N 3NG
020-74045128
Open Mon-Fri 7am-4pm.
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Western, Salad bar, Fast food, Take-out, Delivery, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. Sandwich shop offering selections of wraps, sandwiches, and salads. Includes a few vegan choices which are marked, or you could customize your order. Has outdoor seating. Accepts credit cards. Inexpensive.

Hummus Bros Soho

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
4.0 stars 5 reviews
88 Wardour St (at Picadilly Circus Underground Station), London, W1F 0TJ
020-7734-1311
Open Mon-Wed 12-10pm, Thur-Sat 12-11pm, Sun 12-9pm.
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Fast food, Take-out, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. UK's first hummus bar serving in-house-made hummus as a base, with your choice of topping, mostly vegan, including chickpeas, fava beans, vegetable salads, mushrooms or guacamole, served with warm pita bread. Gluten free pita bread available. Also serves salads, juices, teas and coffee. No vegan desserts. Free Wi-fi. Accepts credit cards. Inexpensive.

Hummus Bros - Holborn

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
3.0 stars 4 reviews
37-63 Southampton Row, London, WC1B 4DA
020-7404-7079
Open Mon-Fri 11am-9pm, closed Sat-Sun.
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Fast food, Take-out, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. UK's first hummus bar serving in-house-made hummus as a base, with your choice of topping, mostly vegan, including chickpeas, fava beans, vegetable salads, mushrooms or guacamole, served with warm pita bread. Gluten free pita bread available. Also serves salads, juices, teas and coffee. No vegan desserts. Free Wi-fi. Accepts credit cards. Inexpensive.

Hummus Bros - St Pauls

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
4.0 stars 1 review
128 Cheapside, London, EC2V 6BT
020-7726-8011
Open Mon-Thur 11am-9pm, Fri 11am-4pm, closed Sat-Sun.
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Fast food, Take-out, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. UK's first hummus bar serving in-house-made hummus as a base, with your choice of topping, mostly vegan, including chickpeas, fava beans, vegetable salads, mushrooms or guacamole, served with warm pita bread. Gluten free pita bread available. Also serves salads, juices, teas and coffee. No vegan desserts. Free Wi-fi. Accepts credit cards. Inexpensive.

Kasturi

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
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146 High Rd Leyton, London, E15 1UA
020-74807402
Open Mon-Sat 12-3pm, 6-11pm, closed Sun.
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Indian, Nepalese, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Delivery, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. A modern, inviting restaurant in a part of London that seems devoid of vegan/veggie places. Will adapt dishes to vegetarian and vegan upon request. Accepts credit cards. Inexpensive.

KIN

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
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88 Leather Ln, Clerkenwell, London, EC1N 7TT
020-7430-0886
Open Mon-Thur 12-3pm, 5:30-10:30pm, Fri 12-3pm, 5:30-11pm, Sat 5:30-10:30pm, Sun closed.
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, Take-out, Delivery, Pan-Asian, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. A mostly Thai street food restaurant offering a range of noodle dishes and curries, including several vegan choices. Some sides and starters are also vegan and clearly marked. Well lit in the day and cozy in the evening. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

Lumen Cafe

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
4.0 stars 1 review
88 Tavistock Place, Kings Cross, London, WC1H 9RT
020-72782203
Open Mon-Fri 10am-4pm.
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, Organic, English, European, Mediterranean Fusion, Take-out, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. Located in the light and peaceful Lumen church, this cafe provides an extensive lunch menu of sandwiches, quiche, tortillas, pasta, risotto, potato cakes, falafel, and more. Also serves cakes and coffee. Has wi-fi access and a tranquil garden to the rear of the building. Has outdoor seating. Wheelchair accessible. Cash only. Inexpensive.

Naturalis

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
4.0 stars 3 reviews
9 Chapel Market, London, N1 9EZ
02033028226
Open Mon-Sun 8am-6pm.
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, Organic, Juice bar, English, Western, Fast food, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. Organic coffee house with choice of six burgers, a variety of coffees and more. Was pure but reportedly added meat to menu since Mar 2014. Has outdoor seating. Moderate.

Silver Cross Pub

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
3.0 stars 2 reviews
33 Whitehall, London, SW1A 2BX
02079308350
Open Mon-Sat 11am-11pm. Sun 12-10.30pm.
Cuisine: Lacto, Beer/Wine, English, British, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. A traditional English pub in the heart of London, near Trafalgar Square and other notable sites. Possibly offering the only vegetarian fish and chips option in the city. Note: the vege-fish contains egg. Changing menu might include other vegetarian choices but no vegan ones (per Nov 2013 report). Moderate.

The Mango Tree

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
2.0 stars 2 reviews
46 Grosvenor Pl, London, SW1X 7EQ
020-7823-1888
Open Mon-Wed 12-3pm and 6-11pm, Thur-Sat 12-3pm and 6-11:30pm, Sun 12-10.30pm.
Cuisine: Thai, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. The Mango Tree, situated in the heart of Belgravia, a stone's throw from Buckingham Palace, is a part of London that will be forever Thailand. The back pages of the 20 plus page menu is where the Vegan section is with over 20 dishes. It's a lively place, but intimate enough for a special night out. Other locations are in Bangkok and Dubai. Note: Reportedly some vegetarian dishes may contain fish, check first before ordering- please inform HappyCow. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

Health Food Stores, Vegan Shops, Vegan Bakeries, Vegetarian B&Bs, Veg Catering, Veg*n Organizations: (21 Listings)

Japan Centre

  • Health Food Store
4.0 stars 1 review
19 Shaftesbury Avenue, 1F, London, SW1Y 4PH
08701620255
Call before you go.

A Japanese food store offering a range of take-out food including vegetarian choices like veggie brown rice sushi, teriyaki tofu, vegetable tempura, and vegetable gyoza. There are tables inside the store for eating-in. Moved from 14-16 Regent St in late Sept 2013. Accepts credit cards.

Planet Organic

  • Health Food Store
4.5 stars 9 reviews
22 Torrington Place, London (at Goodge Street station), London, WC1E 7HJ
020-74361929
Open daily.

London organic supermarket with several locations. It's situated in a business area, so has an extended food service offering a value organic lunch with vegan food clearly labeled. Inside and outside seating. Large space. Stocks many organic products including fresh produce, deli food, juices, vitamins, and more.

Whole Foods Market

  • Health Food Store
3.5 stars 5 reviews
20 Glasshouse Street (at Piccadilly Circus), London, W1B 5AR
+44-02074063100
Open daily.

Part of large natural foods supermarket chain. Has fresh fruits and vegetables including organic produce, deli and hot food bars, vitamins, supplements, personal care products, grocery, and much more. Previously at 69-75 Brewer Street, Soho, London.

Mella Center

  • Veg Organization
5.0 stars 4 reviews
73 Oxford St (at Dean St), London, W1D 2EP
07538593175

African and Caribbean cultural center and event space. The vegan cafe/food service reported stopped per Jan 2014 report. Directions: when you see the Bureau de Change at street level, enter the Live 4 Love shop and go down the stairs at the back, the cafe is in the basement and is part of an African Caribbean Shopping Centre. Cash only.

Scoop

  • Other Veg Stuff
4.5 stars 2 reviews
40 Shorts Gardens, London, WC2H 9AB
020-7240-7086

Italian gelato, pastries and hot and cold drinks. Vegan sorbets including a dark chocolate one as well as the more predictable fruity flavours (Not marked as vegan but ask which are dairy-free). All gelato is gluten-free and there are some sugar-free options. A few tables inside, bench outside.

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