Guide to Calgary Vegan Restaurants, Vegetarian Restaurants, Natural Foods, & Health Food Stores.

Vegan / Vegetarian Restaurants: (26 Listings)

Healthy Funky Foods

  • Vegan Restaurant
4.5 stars 3 reviews
1235 26 Ave SE (at Crossroads Market), Calgary, Alberta T2G 1R7
Open Wed-Thur 11am-2pm, Fri-Sun 9am-5pm.
Cuisine: Vegan, Organic, All Raw, Canadian, Western, Juice bar, Catering, Take-out

At Crossroads Market since July 2013. The entire menu is raw, vegan, and gluten free. Also offers classes, workshops, juice cleanses, and 30-day raw food challenge. Relaxed atmosphere, has wi-fi. Has outdoor seating. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

Happy Veggie House

  • Vegetarian Restaurant
5.0 stars 2 reviews
109 – 303 Centre Street SW, Calgary, Alberta T2G 2B9
Open Mon-Sun11am-8pm.
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Chinese, Fast food, Take-out

Chinese food in a food court setting. Extensive menu with 100+ items, has 5 flavor of gluten for making vegetarian dishes. Uses egg so specify vegan dietary needs. Inexpensive.

The Coup

  • Vegetarian Restaurant
4.0 stars 36 reviews
924B 17th Ave SW (at 8th St SW), Calgary, Alberta Canada
Open Tue-Thur 11:30am-3pm and 5-10pm, Fri-Sun 9am-3pm and 5-11pm, closed Mon.
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Organic, Beer/Wine

Modern Calgary vegetarian restaurant with art display on walls. Non smoking. Patio seating available. Food prepared from local and organic ingredients. Try the curry, peanut satay, and veggie sushi. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.


Avatara Pizza

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
3.5 stars 4 reviews
3406 3 Ave NW, Calgary, Alberta T2N 0M2
Open Sun-Thur 11am-11pm, Fri-Sat 11am-12am.
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, Pizza, Italian, Thai, Organic, Juice bar, Fast food, Take-out, Delivery, Catering, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. Offers veg and gluten free choices, including Daiya cheese. Many items are vegan. Free wi-fi. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

Boxwood Cafe

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
2.0 stars 2 reviews
340-13th Ave SW, Calgary, Alberta T2R 0W9
Open Mon-Sun 11am-10pm.
Cuisine: Ovo, Lacto, Canadia, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. Local sustainable Canadian cuisine, located in the historic Central Memorial Park in the Calgary Beltline. Vegetarian & vegan choices on the menu. The rotisserie items are served separately from all of the sides. Casual environment. Moderate.

Broken City

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
2.5 stars 2 reviews
613 11th Ave SW, Calgary, Alberta AB T2R 0E1
Open Mon-Sun 11am-2am.
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, American, Western, Beer/Wine, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. Vegan options labelled on the menu include cauliflower pizza bites, chickpea fries, chili, fried herb polenta with tofu, poipu burger, apple cinnamon pancakes and breakfast bowl with hash browns, chili, and tofu. A social club and live music venue. Brunch. Happy hour. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

Buddha's Veggie

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
3.5 stars 30 reviews
5802 Macleod Trail SW (at 57th Ave S), Calgary, Alberta T2J 0P6
Open Wed-Mon 11am-10pm.
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Asian, Chinese, Take-out, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. Chinese restaurant that was previously all veg, but switched to offering flesh meat since winter 2009. Separate veg menu and cooking. Menu includes various mock meats like veggie ham and veggie goose. Spacious interior with large round tables as well booth seating. Moderate.

Cafe Koi

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
3.5 stars 5 reviews
1011 1 St SW Ste 100, Calgary, Alberta T2R IJ2
Mon-Thur 11am-11pm, Fri 11am-late, Sat 5pm-late.
Cuisine: Fusion, Thai, Asian, Western, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. Trendy Asian inspired food that offers a section of vegetarian items and on Monday vegetarian specials (call to check). Vegetarian entrees are primarily noodle and pasta dishes, and a black bean burger. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

Community Cafe

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
3.5 stars 8 reviews
1304 10th Ave SW (at 12th St SW), Calgary, Alberta T3C 0J2
Open Mon-Fri 9am-7pm, Sat 9am-5pm, Sun 10am-4pm.
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Organic, Canadian, American, Buffet, Salad bar, Juice bar, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. Veg-friendly cafe inside Community Natural Foods; previously known as Sunflower Cafe. Offers coffee, juices, salad bar, hot food buffet, pizza, burritos, and sandwiches. Free parking on site. It's across railways tracks from Calgary Millenium Park in Canaught/Beltline district. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

Dairy Lane Cafe

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
3.5 stars 3 reviews
319 19 St NW (at 3 Ave NW), Calgary, Alberta T2N 2J2
Open Mon-Fri 7am-3pm, Sat-Sun 8am-3pm, Wed-Sun 4-8pm.
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, Organic, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. The restaurant is located in the West Hillhurst neighborhood with inside and outside seating. Menu includes items specifically marked as Vegan, including a Vegan breakfast scramble. They use locally produced and organic ingredients when possible, encourage recycling and use 100% carbon free energy. Has outdoor seating. Moderate.

Famoso Neopolitan Pizzeria

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
4.0 stars 4 reviews
2303 4 St SW Unit 105, Calgary, Alberta T2S 2S7
Open Mon-Sun 11am-11pm.
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Italian, Take-out, Pizza, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. Franchise chain fast casual pizzeria making Neapolitan pizza. No specific vegan pizza on menu but could get Daiya vegan cheese. See website for other locations. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

Flipp'n Burgers

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
4.0 stars 1 review
330 10 St NW, Calgary, Alberta T2N1V8
Open Mon-Thur, Sun 11am-12am, Fri-Sat 11am-3am.
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Organic, American, Canadian, Fast food, Take-out, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. Upbeat retro-style diner offers one organic vegan burger, gluten free bread, an in-house-made falafel burger, as well as fresh salads. Toppings are all fresh and vegan with no cross-contamination. Meat is delivered already prepared, so there is no prepping in the kitchen. The vegan burgers also come in prepared and are kept in their own packaging until ready to be cooked. Grill is cleaned prior to cooking the vegan burgers, plus the grill is set at a temperature where bacteria does not survive, and separate dedicated utensils are used. Note: Reported that the buns are not vegan, check first before ordering- please inform HappyCow. Has outdoor seating. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

Gordo's Pizza

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
3.0 stars 2 reviews
4817 Centre St NW, Calgary, Alberta T2E2Z6
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Pizza, Italian, Take-out, Delivery, Catering, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. A take-out and/or delivery only; no dine-in. Offers vegan pizza, both regular and gluten-free, with Daiya vegan cheese. Can also veganize the pizza bread sticks. Moderate.

Heaven Artisan GF Cuisine

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
3.5 stars 2 reviews
1013 17th Ave SW, Unit 119 (at 9th), Calgary, Alberta T2T 0A7
Open Tue-Sun 11am-9pm, closed Mon.
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Organic, International, Italian, Juice bar, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Latin American, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. All food is gluten free. Vegan menu items are clearly marked on menu. Half of all dishes are vegan such as mac and cheese, lasagna, arepas (a specialty), salads and soups. Wi-fi. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

J's Pizza and Sweet Shop

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
4.0 stars 1 review
3250 60th Street NE 5 (at 32nd Ave NE, Pineridge Subdivision), Calgary, Alberta Canada
Closed Tuesday.
Cuisine: Lacto, Indian (Punjabi), International, Fast-food, Take-out, Delivery, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. Cheese pizzas - few vegan options. Also sells Indian sweets and fast food (samosas, pakoras, etc.). Accepts credit cards. Inexpensive.

Marathon Ethiopian Restaurant

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
3.5 stars 2 reviews
130 10 St NW (at Kensington Road NW), Calgary, Alberta T2N 1V5
Open Mon-Fri 11:30am-2:30pm, 5:30-10pm, Sat-Sun 5:30-10pm.
Cuisine: Lacto, Buffet, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Ethiopian, African, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. In Ethiopian cuisine the menu typically includes vegetable, lentil, bean, and potato dishes. This one offers a vegetarian platter and uses organic peas and lentils. Weekday lunch is buffet style. Warm interior, large groups okay, non-smoking. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.


  • Vegetarian-Friendly
4.0 stars 1 review
1240 Kensington Rd NW, Calgary, Alberta Canada
Open Mon-Sat 9am-6pm, closed Sun.
Cuisine: Lacto, Italian, Take-out, Delivery, Catering, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. Small Italian market/sub shop. Features a long list of vegetarian (contains dairy) sub options, but none are vegan. Vegans ask for no cheese. Some ingredients include roasted eggplant, artichoke hearts and spiced oils. Accepts credit cards. Inexpensive.

Southern Spice

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
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102, 4655 54th Avenue NE (at Castleridge Blvd), Calgary, Alberta T3J 3Z4
Cuisine: Indian, Beer/Wine, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. South Indian food restaurant with a mostly-vegetarian menu, consisting mainly of dosas, which are rice/lentil flour crepes with various fillings. Specialties are masala dosa (potato curry in a dosa), and rasam (spicy tamarind soup). Buffets offered weekdays at lunch and all day weekends. Inexpensive.

Tamarind Vietnamese Grill and Noodle House

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
4.0 stars 1 review
106-1111 6th Ave SW (at dowtown), Calgary, Alberta T2P5K1
Open Mon-Fri 11am-8pm, Sat 12-8pm.
Cuisine: Vietnamese, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. Small Vietnamese food restaurant. Could get a vegetable-base pho. Some dishes can be requested veg by choosing tofu or veggies in place of meat. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

Taste of Saigon

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
3.5 stars 2 reviews
406, 8888 Country Hills Blvd NW, Calgary, Alberta T3G 5T4
Open Mon, Wed-Thur 11:30am-10pm, Fri-Sat 11:30am-11pm, Sun 11:30am-9:30pm
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Vietnamese, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. Vietnamese food menu. Includes a vegetarian section, and staff is knowledgeable about which dishes are vegan suitable. The submarine sandwich and the spring rolls are not vegan, the kitchen will make vegan spring rolls on request. Moderate.

The Big Cheese Poutinerie

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
2.5 stars 3 reviews
738 - 17 Avenue SW (at 7 Street SW), Calgary, Alberta T2S 0B7
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Canadian, Fast food, Take-out, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. Has two vegan poutine made with vegan Daiya cheese and mushroom gravy. Can get traditional poutine with vegan cheese and gravy, or loaded veggie poutine with sauteed mushroom, caramelized onion, roasted peppers, sweet baby peas. Note: the vegan poutine option is only listed on the take-out menu. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

Zaika Biryani House

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
3.0 stars 1 review
15 3220 5 Avenue NE, Calgary, Alberta T2A 5N1
Open Mon-Thur 11:30am-2:30pm, 5-9:30pm, Fri-Sat 11:30am-2:30pm, 5-10:30pm.
Cuisine: Lacto, Indian, Pakistani, Buffet, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. Non-descript location in a strip mall in the NE, frequented by nearby working people. Offers a small lunch buffet, and staff will direct you to the veg/vegan suitable dishes (ie, without dairy) . The vegetable dishes are cooked separately from meat. Also has a la carte menu but mostly non-veg. Accepts credit cards. Inexpensive.

Health Food Stores, Vegan Shops, Vegan Bakeries, Vegetarian B&Bs, Veg Catering, Veg*n Organizations: (18 Listings)

White Oak II

  • Health Food Store
5.0 stars 7 reviews
Bay 5, 2111 Centre Street North, Calgary, Alberta
Open Mon-Sat 9:30am-6:30pm.

Aug 2013 reported open again. Vegetarian shop sharing 1/2 of the space with a non-veg meat shop. There is no sign on the door and is not easily visible from street so look for it. Sells many vegan food products, including frozen mock meats and dumplings. All the products that are made by the owners are vegan, but imported items might not be. Moved from 3rd Ave SE, this location is not easily visible from street so look for it.

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