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

Vegan / Vegetarian Restaurants: (13 Listings)

Native Foods - Culver City

  • Vegan Restaurant
4.5 stars 17 reviews
9343 Culver Blvd (at Venice Blvd), Culver City, California 90232
Open Mon-Sun 11am-10pm.
Cuisine: Vegan, American, Fusion, Fast food, Catering, Take-out

Culver City vegan restaurant that's part of the Native Foods brand, opened in Nov 2010. Offers an original menu of salads, veggie burgers, rice and noodle bowls, vegan desserts, chai with soymilk, organic coffee, and more. In-house tempeh and seitan (wheat meat). Order at the counter, and food is brought to your table. Parking on street or in the lot above Trader Joe's. Has outdoor seating. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

Shojin - Culver City

  • Vegan Restaurant
5.0 stars 8 reviews
12406 W Washington Blvd (at Centinela), Culver City, California 90066
Open Tue-Fri 5-10pm, Sat-Sun 12-10pm.
Cuisine: Vegan, Organic, Japanese, Gourmet, Macrobiotic, Take-out

Opened March 2013, this 2nd Shojin restaurant offers organic vegan Japanese cuisine with refreshing beverages, appetizers, and veggie sushi rolls plus main entree plates and several daily desserts. Intimate space with dim lighting and attentive service. Street parking in front. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Expensive.

Annapurna Cuisine

  • Vegetarian Restaurant
4.0 stars 3 reviews
10200 Venice Blvd (at Vinton), Culver City, California 90232
Open daily.
Cuisine: Lacto, Indian, Buffet, Catering, Take-out

Vegetarian Indian food restaurant. Offers a daily lunch buffet with many choices, all-you-can-eat. Also offers an a la carte menu: dosas, curries, breads, etc... Most dishes contain dairy - vegans to ask. Simple setup with many tables for seating and view of kitchen. Has parking lot. Note that restaurant food is vegetarian but catering menu is not all vegetarian. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

Sage Organic Vegan Bistro and KindKreme

  • Vegetarian Restaurant
4.0 stars 8 reviews
4130 Sepulveda Blvd, Culver City, California 90230
Open Mon-Fri 11am-11pm, Sat-Sun 9am-4pm, 5pm-11pm.
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, American, Organic, Pizza, Mexican, Juice bar, Beer/Wine, Take-out

The 2nd Sage restaurant which also houses Kindkreme (raw ice cream, vegan soft serve). Menu here is more extensive than the Echo Park location. Large space with full bar. Food is all vegan except for honey in a few sauces & dips - vegans to ask. Has sandwiches, grain bowls, tacos, pizza, various starters and salads plus fresh hot pretzels. Honey is also used in some of the ice cream (labeled) as well raw honey for sale. Has outdoor seating. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.


Samosa House East

  • Vegetarian Restaurant
4.5 stars 3 reviews
10700 Washington Blvd (at Overland), Culver City, California 90232
Open Mon-Sun.
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, Indian, Fast food, Take-out

Vegetarian Indian fast food with many vegan options. The dishes are pre-made and kept warm in a glass steamtable. You order at the counter. A combo with 3 curries/dishes, white rice, and bread costs around $8.50 (extra for brown rice). Offers soy yogurt for vegans. There's also a small chaat menu (samosas, pani puri, bhel puri). Casual, clean-lines decor with a large wooden communal table in the center of the dining area. Parking in lot behind or on the street in front. Same owners as Bhahat Baazar, but this location is restaurant only and no Indian groceries. Has outdoor seating. Accepts credit cards. Inexpensive.

East Wind

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
4.0 stars 1 review
10200 Venice Blvd Ste 207, Culver City, California 90230
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Thai, Take-out, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. Thai food restaurant with a few L.A. area locations. In 2012 it added a separate vegan menu. On the 2nd floor of a small shopping plaza. Rustic wooden furniture and Thai decor inside. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

Golden China Restaurant

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
3.0 stars 1 review
9018 Venice Blvd (at Culver Blvd ), Culver City, California 90232
Open Mon-Sun 11am-10pm.
Cuisine: Ovo, Chinese, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. While this is primarily meat based Chinese food restaurant, it tries to cover the vegetarian ground by offering an extensive menu dedicated to veggie dishes, and many of which include a mock meat protein (soy beef, soy fish, soy pork, etc.). Simple, old style Chinese decor. Parking lot in front. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

Green Peas

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
3.5 stars 8 reviews
4437 Sepulveda Blvd (at Braddock Dr), Culver City, California 90230
Open Mon-Sat 6am-10pm, Sun 8am-3pm.
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Organic, American, Pizza, Take-out, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. Casual cafe serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner with menu featuring fair trade organic coffee, artisan bread, salads, sandwiches, soups, quesadilla, pizzas, and vegan cakes. Uses organic vegetable and fruit and offers many vegan dishes, clearly marked. Has faux chicken, tofu, vegan cheese (Daiya), and usually soup of the day is vegan. Free wi-fi. Street parking only. Re-opened Jun 2012 after renovations. Has outdoor seating. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Inexpensive.

Kay'n Dave's - Culver City

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
3.5 stars 3 reviews
9341 Culver Blvd (at Venice), Culver City, California 90232
Open Mon-Sun.
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, Mexican, Take-out, Catering, Beer/Wine, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. California-style Mexican restaurant with locations in LA. Offers a vegan tamale, 2 soups, and several ovo-lacto vegetarian main courses. You can request vegan Daiya cheese for an added charge, as a substitute in place of dairy cheese. Spacious location in downtown Culver City, next door to the all vegan restaurant, Native Foods. Has outdoor seating. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

Lyfe Kitchen - Culver City

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
4.0 stars 4 reviews
9540 Washington Blvd (at downtown), Culver City, California 90232
Open Mon-Fri 7am-9:30pm, Sat 8am-10:30pm, Sun 9am-9:30pm.
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, Organic, American, Pizza, Juice bar, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. Opened Feb 2013, it's the second location of this healthier eating concept restaurant, co-founded by former McDonald's executive with menu co-created by vegan chef Tal Ronen. Offers a separate vegan menu with range of choices including flatbreads with vegan cheese, soups, salads, quinoa crunch wrap, Gardein chickn burger, mains like risotto and ravioli, plus desserts. Selection of refreshing beverages made with fruit and chia seeds. Large interior with plenty of seating. Has outdoor seating. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

Tara's Himalayan Cuisine

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
4.0 stars 2 reviews
10855 Venice Blvd, Culver City, California 90034
Open Tue-Sun, closed Mon.
Cuisine: Lacto, Indian, Nepalese, Tibetan, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. Not really so veg-friendly as menu is meat-centered, BUT you can get veg Nepalese momos (dumplings), pan-fried or steamed. Also there are around 13 a la carte main veg dishes. No buffet at this location. Inexpensive.

Tender Greens

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
4.0 stars 1 review
9523 Culver Blvd (at downtown), Culver City, California 90232
Cuisine: Ovo, Lacto, Organic, American, Salad bar, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Delivery, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. Assembly line concept salad restaurant with multiple locations. Build-your-own or order from its menu which includes a "happy vegan" (wheat with cranberry and hazelnuts, quinoa with cucumber and beets, green hummus, tabbouleh, greens), a grilled and roasted vegetables but need to request no aioli (contains egg). Or ask to omit cheese on the other salads and sub for another topping. Usually a vegan soup each day. Has outdoor seating. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

Health Food Stores, Vegan Shops, Vegan Bakeries, Vegetarian B&Bs, Veg Catering, Veg*n Organizations: (9 Listings)

Essential Living Foods

  • Health Food Store
4.0 stars 1 review
3550 Hayden Ave, Culver City, California 90232
Open Sat 10am-5pm.

This is the warehouse and office of the company, but there is a small showroom attached with stock for sale. Everything is raw and many organic and fair trade. Products for sale in the showroom include various nuts, hemp protein, raw cacao butter, raw cacao nibs, goji berries, organic Peruvian olives, coconut oil, coconut sugar, olive oil, dehydrated kale chips, and some other food stuff. Call ahead before you go as their meetings may cause the showroom to close to the public. Previously located on Colorado Ave, Santa Monica.

Sprouts Farmers Market

  • Health Food Store
3.5 stars 3 reviews
5660 Sepulveda Blvd (at Jefferson Blvd), Culver City, California 90230
Open Mon-Sun 7am-10pm.

Part of market chain. Stocks both conventional as well as some natural and healthier food products. While majority of the bulk food bins and fresh fruits and vegetable are not organic, a small selection of organic products is available. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards.


  • Other Veg Stuff
4.0 stars 1 review
12469 Washington Blvd, Culver City, California 90066

Artisan chocolate shop opened in July 2013. The chocolates are all vegan-suitable without dairy except for holiday caramels and such (just ask). Offers hot chocolate drinks with option for nut milk as a base. Also operates booths at area farmers markets.

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