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Vegan / Vegetarian Restaurants: (23 Listings)

Honey Hive Vegan Cafe - Pop-up

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21 Sydenham Rd, Sydenham (at Calabash of Culture), South East London, SE26 5EX
Mon 10:00am-5:00pm, Tue-Sat 11:00am-7:00pm, Sun 12:00pm-5:00pm
Cuisine: Vegan, Caribbean, Take-out

At the back of Calabash of Culture shop which sells global arts, crafts, books, jewelry, and musical instruments. The pop-up serves salads, warm food, juice, smoothie, herbal teas, and take-out. On Friday a 3-course meal from 6:30-9pm is possible with advanced reservation. Accepts credit cards. Inexpensive.


Blue Brick Cafe - Dulwich

  • Vegetarian Restaurant
4.0 stars 4 reviews
14 Fellbrigg Road (at corner of Shawbury Road), South East London, SE22 9HH
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, International, English, Take-out

All the food is prepared from fresh by Daniel Hughes, life vegetarian and long-time chef. Regularly changing menu. Some examples include borscht soup, hummus and baba ganoush with pita, roast squash salad with sprouts and walnuts, vegetable curry with organic rice, spaghetti with oven roast tomatoes, veggie sausages with mash and red wine gravy. Vegan breakfast options include smoothies, chocolate pudding with rhubarb and ginger. Also serves organic baby food. Phone ahead if you have a group of people. Wheelchair accessible. Cash only. Moderate.

Cafe at Jamyang

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43 Renfrew Rd, The Old Courthouse (at Kennington), South East London, SE11 4NA
Mon-Fri 10:00am-4:00pm
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Organic, Indian, Buffet, Bakery, Take-out

A cafe/bakery/restaurant serves seasonal, organic food with plenty of options for vegans. Relaxing atmosphere with a garden. Wi-fi. Has outdoor seating. Accepts credit cards. Inexpensive.

Garden Cafe

  • Vegetarian Restaurant
3.5 stars 9 reviews
Museum of Garden History, Old St Mary-at-Lambeth Church, Lambeth Palace Road (at 10 min walk from Westminster tube station), South East London, SE1 7LB
Tue-Sat 10:00am-4:30pm
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Organic, English, Western, Take-out

Self-service veggie cafe located in the old building that was St. Mary-at-Lambeth church on the South Bank, in the same building as The Museum of Garden History. Usually several savories pre-cooked, a few salads, plus drinks & snacks. Wheelchair accessible. Cash only. Moderate.


  • Vegetarian Restaurant
4.5 stars 8 reviews
5 Station Rise, Tulse Hill (at Norwood Road), South East London, SE27 9BW
Tue-Thu 5:30pm-10:00pm, Sun 5:30pm-10:00pm, 12:30pm-2:30pm
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, International, Bakery, Take-out, Caribbean

Vegetarian restaurant where all dishes suitable for vegans and lactose intolerant. Offers some gluten free options. Try the roti and curried channa, the mushroom and cashew nut wellington with a creamy spinach sauce and the pumpkin and black eye bean pie. Serves non-alcoholic drinks only; try the spicy mango lassi or the mojitos. In-house-made cakes, tarts and more. Relaxed stylish ambiance. Free Wi-fi. They also offer cookery classes and life-style workshops. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.


  • Vegetarian Restaurant
5.0 stars 1 review
60 Camberwell Church St (at Camberwell Grove), South East London, SE5 8QZ
Mon-Sun 8:00am-10:00pm
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, French, European

Small crepe shop where food is made-in-house from scratch. Informal environment. Has vegan as well gluten-free options. Try the vegan root. Aug 2014 facebook page shows active. Cash only. Moderate.

Natura Cafe

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Dixon Road, New Cross (at /GSU Tiananmen Bldg, The Green Room, First Floor ), South East London, SE14 6NW
Mon-Thu 9:00am-6:00pm, Fri 9:00am-5:00pm
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, Organic, Western, Italian, Salad bar, Buffet, Fast food

Vegetarian cafe is part of Goldsmiths College, but open to everyone. Uses organic ingredients. Has more than two vegan options every day. closed Sat-Sun. Inexpensive.

Santok Maas

  • Vegetarian Restaurant
4.5 stars 3 reviews
848 London Road, Thornton Heath, Surrey, London, UK, South East London, CR7 7PA
Mon-Tue 12:00pm-10:00pm, Thu-Sun 12:00pm-10:00pm
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Indian, Juice bar, Take-out

Also offers vegan sweets. Family-run. Confirmed open Oct 2013. Accepts credit cards. Inexpensive.

The Ragged Canteen

  • Vegetarian Restaurant
3.0 stars 1 review
22 Newport Street, Vauxhall, South East London, SE11 6AY
Thu-Sun 11:00am-4:00pm
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Organic, English, Beer/Wine

Serving organic coffee from a vintage Italian espresso machine, daily special dishes cooked to order, Neal's Yard cheese, cakes, fair trade teas, and a gluten-free selection. Relaxed environment with free wi-fi, art magazines, weekend newspapers. Children welcome. Wheelchair accessible. Cash only. Inexpensive.

The Veggie Table

  • Vegetarian Restaurant
4.0 stars 5 reviews
Borough Market, London Bridge, South East London, SEI ITL
Thu 11:00am-4:00pm, Fri 11:00am-6:00pm, Sat 9:00am-4:00pm
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Organic, Western, Fast food, Take-out, Delivery

A market stall trading at Borough Market on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays. They are situated in the area between Bedale Street and Southwark cathedral. Everything is vegan except for one item which has cheese and one of the sauces - please inquire. You can get burgers in a green leaf (£4.00) or in a bun (£5.00; with salad for £7.00) or inside a box (£6.00). Also serves salads (half for £3.00 or full £4.50). Closed Sun-Wed. Inexpensive.

The Waiting Room

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142 Deptford High St, Deptford, South East London, SE8 3PQ
Mon-Fri 8:00am-7:00pm, Sat 9:00am-7:00pm
Cuisine: Ovo, Lacto, Western, Bakery, Take-out

Small cafe along Deptford High Street offering coffee, cakes (some vegan, wheat-free), in addition to sandwiches and brunch food like falafel, burgers, bagels, and hot dog. A library is offered whereby you take a book and all that is asked of you is to come back with something someone else may want to read. Has outdoor seating. Cash only. Inexpensive.

Cafe Domali

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
4.0 stars 1 review
38 Westow Street, Crystal Palace, South East London, SE19 3DF
Mon-Sun 9:30am-11:00pm
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, Western, Juice bar, Beer/Wine, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. Mostly vegetarian restaurant with the exception of fish. Some vegan options. Family friendly. Cocktails. Breakfast food served until 6pm, last order for food at 10:30pm, alcohol served from 11am-11pm. Has outdoor seating. Moderate.

Crussh Juice Bars

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
3.0 stars 1 review
14 Sumner St Unit R5, South East London, SE1 9JZ
Mon-Fri 7:00am-6:00pm, Sat 9:00am-5:00pm
Cuisine: Lacto, Western, Juice bar, Fast food, Take-out, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. Chain of juice bar cafes offering fresh juices, hot lunches, stews, and sandwiches. A few vegan and gluten free items. Fair trade coffee. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Inexpensive.

Feng Sushi - Borough Market

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13 Stoney St, Borough Market, South East London, SE1 9AD
Mon-Sun 11:30am-10:00pm
Cuisine: Japanese, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Delivery, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. Casual sushi and Japanese food place with some locations. Its online menu marks the veg choices which includes an avocado roll, detox broth, Nippon mock-duck, a Japanese bean salad, edamame and others. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

Feng Sushi - Royal Festival Hall

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Unit 9 Royal Festival Hall, South East London, SE1 8XX
Mon-Sun 11:30am-10:00pm
Cuisine: Japanese, Fast food, Take-out, Delivery, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. Sushi and Japanese food place with some locations. Its online menu marks the veg choices which includes an avocado roll, detox broth, Nippon mock-duck, a Japanese bean salad, edamame and others. Has outdoor seating. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

Persepolis - Snackistan

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
4.0 stars 1 review
28-30 Peckham High St, South East London, SE15 5DT
Mon-Sun 10:30am-9:00pm
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, International, Persian, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. A small cafe (2 tables) within a Persian store offers vegan mezze plates, vegan knickerbocker glory, vegan banana split. Store sells local and organic vegetables, fruits and herbs. Opening time is actually 10:35am. Wheelchair accessible. Cash only. Inexpensive.

Royal Teas

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
4.0 stars 1 review
76 Royal Hill, Greenwich, South East London, SE10 8RT
Mon-Sat 9:30am-5:30pm, Sun 10:30am-5:30pm
Cuisine: Ovo, Lacto, English, British, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. Cafe menu is vegetarian except for fish which is prepared separately. Offers tea, coffee, cakes, breakfast and lunch food. Inexpensive.

The Real Greek

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
3.0 stars 1 review
2A Southwark Bridge Rd, Units 1 and 2, Riverside House, South East London, SE1 9HA
Mon-Sat 12:00pm-11:00pm, Sun 12:00pm-10:30pm
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Greek, Eastern Mediterannean, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. Falafel and flatbread are vegan along with grilled aubergine with garlic tomato sauce, revithia, melitzanosalata, gigandes plaki, hummus, crudites and a couscous salad. Located near St. Paul's. Has outdoor seating. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

Village Pizza

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
4.0 stars 1 review
230 Old Kent Rd (at New Kent Rd), South East London, SE1 5UB
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Pizza, Ovo, Lacto, American, Italian, Fast food, Take-out, Delivery, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. Offers many vegan items such as dough, cheese and meats and has a vegan section on the menu. Has other locations. Accepts credit cards. Cash only. Moderate.

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


  • Health Food Store
5.0 stars 1 review
56 Crampton Street (at Newington Estate), South East London SE17 3AE
Thu 2:00pm-8:00pm, Fri 4:00pm-7:00pm, Sat 3:00pm-5:00pm

Non-profit community project that stocks simple unadulterated food and related products, set up in 1988 by locals to provide good food for the community at affordable prices. Run by volunteers. Bring your own bags, weigh and price the goods you want. Short walk from Kennington or Elephant & Castle Tube stations and multiple bus routes.

Sheel Pharmacy

  • Health Food Store
5.0 stars 2 reviews
312-314, Lewisham Rd, London, UK, South East London SE13 7PA

Healthfood store located inside a very well-stocked pharmacy. A wide variety of refrigerated and frozen vegan foods, special diet foods like gluten-free breads/biscuits, wheat-free pasta and vegan chocolates, vitamin and herbal supplements.


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20 College Approach, Greenwich, South East London SE10 9HY
Mon-Sat 10:00am-6:00pm, Sun 11:00am-5:00pm

Healthy lifestyle shop in Greenwich opposite the market. Sells takeaway selection of gluten-free and vegan cakes, vegan salad bar, vegan soup, fresh juices and shakes, coffee drinks, vegan chai latte, and raw snacks. Also sells detox and weight loss plans.


  • Other Veg Stuff
3.0 stars 1 review
Borough Market, Borough High St, Southwark, South East London SE1 1TL
Thu 11:00am-5:00pm, Fri 12:00pm-6:00pm, Sat 9:00am-4:00pm

Market stall selling wraps with fresh cooked vegetables, soups (might contain dairy), and fresh produce wholesale from UK and other parts of Europe. July 2014 reported little/no vegan choices anymore.

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