Guide to Los Angeles Vegan Restaurants, Vegetarian Restaurants, Natural Foods, & Health Food Stores.
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Vegan / Vegetarian Restaurants: (Viewing 1-45 of 100 Listings)

The Vegan Joint

  • Vegan Restaurant
4.0 stars 50 reviews
10438 National Blvd (at Palms area), Los Angeles, California 90034
310-559-1357
Mon-Thu 9:00am-9:00pm, Fri-Sat 9:00am-10:00pm, Sun 9:00am-9:00pm
Cuisine: Vegan, Thai, American, Organic, Juice bar, Fast food, Take-out, Delivery, Catering

A casual neighborhood cafe. Its vegan menu featuring breakfast items like burritos and pancake, plus extensive lunch and dinner including wraps, veggie burgers, pineapple curry, fried rice, pad Thai noodle, and main dishes with brown rice and featuring tofu, veggies, and mockmeats. Soy products used are vegan, and seitan is made in-house. Parking on street. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

The Vegan Joint - DTLA

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707 E 10 St (at downtown), Los Angeles, California 90021
213-624-9865
Mon-Sat 9:00am-5:00pm
Cuisine: Vegan, Thai, American, Fast food, Take-out, Catering

Its 4th location, opened March 2015 in downtown Los Angeles. Serves vegan Thai favorites (curry, soups, and stir frys with faux meat and brown rice) along with casual American fare (veggie burgers, pancakes, and wraps). Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

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The Vegan Joint - Hollywood

  • Vegan Restaurant
5.0 stars 6 reviews
4718 Fountain Ave Unit D (at Vermont Ave), Los Angeles, California 90027
323-667-9560
Mon-Sat 11:00am-9:00pm, Sun 9:00am-5:00pm
Cuisine: Vegan, Thai, American, Fast food, Take-out, Delivery, Catering

The third Vegan Joint location, opened Nov 2012. Look for it on the 2nd floor of a corner shopping plaza (requires going up a set of stairs). Offers the same tasty fare including Thai favorites (curries and stir-frys with faux meat and veggies served with brown rice) as well casual American classics (pancakes and hashbrown, veggie burgers with fries). Small and simple set-up. Has outdoor seating. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

Veggie House

  • Vegan Restaurant
4.5 stars 8 reviews
3217 Cahuenga Blvd W (at Barham, near Universal Studios), Los Angeles, California 44113
323-851-8837
Mon-Sun 11:00am-10:00pm
Cuisine: Vegan, Thai, American, Fast food, Buffet, Take-out, Delivery

In September 2013 this vegan food cafe replaced Vegan Express. It offers a large menu of Thai food along with several veggie burgers and salads. On the weekends is an all-you-can-eat buffet service. Inexpensive.

Au Lac - DTLA

  • Vegan Restaurant
5.0 stars 8 reviews
710 W 1st St (at dowtown LA), Los Angeles, California 90012
213-617-2533
Mon-Sun 11:00am-3:00pm, 6:00pm-10:00pm
Cuisine: Vegan, Raw, Fusion, American, Juice bar, Beer/Wine, Take-out

From the long-time established Au Lac in Fountain Valley springs its 2nd and more upscale location in downtown Los Angeles. Opened Dec 2014 just across the street from the Disney Concert Hall. Features a menu of mostly raw cuisine along with a few cooked vegan dishes. Full bar and upscale lounge atmosphere at moderate prices. Parking lot entrance is around the back of the plaza, or park on street. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

Bodhi Thai Kitchen

  • Vegan Restaurant
4.5 stars 9 reviews
9303 W Pico Blvd (at Glenville), Los Angeles, California 90035
310-248-2777
Mon-Thu 11:00am-10:00pm, Fri 11:00am-4:00pm, Sun 11:00am-10:00pm
Cuisine: Vegan, Kosher, Thai, American, Take-out, Delivery

Opened Jun 2010 this little vegetarian restaurant turned all-vegan in 2014. Offers Thai cuisine like soups and curries as well as American foods like veggie burgers and wraps. Being in the Jewish-populated area of LA, it is certified Kosher and closed on Saturday. Has parking lot. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

Crossroads

  • Vegan Restaurant
4.5 stars 16 reviews
8284 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles, California 90046
323-782-9245
Mon-Thu 5:00pm-12:00am, Fri-Sat 5:00pm-1:00am, Sun 5:00pm-10:00pm
Cuisine: Vegan, Gourmet, Mediterranean, Italian, American, Beer/Wine, Catering

Opened in March 2013 by vegan chef Tal Ronnen, Crossroads offers an innovative gourmet culinary experience with a stylish upscale ambiance. Focus is on Mediterranean-themed small plates with selections in appetizers, salads, pasta, flatbreads, and desserts. Try the 3-cheese plate or kale spanikopita. Extensive farm-to-glass cocktails and wine list. Available for private events. Expensive.

Cruzer Pizza

  • Vegan Restaurant
4.5 stars 32 reviews
4449 Prospect Ave (at Hillhurst, in Los Feliz), Los Angeles, California 90027
323-666-0600
Mon-Sat 11:00am-11:00pm, Sun 11:00am-10:00pm
Cuisine: Vegan, Pizza, Italian, American, Fast food, Take-out, Delivery

Pizzeria converted to being all vegan since winter of 2009. Serves vegan pizza with Daiya cheese, calzones, sandwiches, appetizers and different kinds of pasta. Offers vegan meat toppings as well as gluten-free pizza crust. Mostly takeout, small space with a table for 2 plus a couple tall stools. Parking available in front lot and on the street. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

Fala Bar

  • Vegan Restaurant
5.0 stars 3 reviews
7751 1/2 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles, California 90046
323-424-7131
Mon-Sun 11:00am-9:00pm
Cuisine: Vegan, Organic, Mediterranean, American, Take-out

Falafel shop offering multiple varieties of falafel along with salads and other Mediterranean plates. Food is all vegan and organic. Has outdoor seating. Inexpensive.

Flore

  • Vegan Restaurant
4.0 stars 41 reviews
3818 W Sunset Blvd (at Hyperion, in Silver Lake), Los Angeles, California 90026
323-953-0611
Mon 11:00am-4:00pm, Tue-Fri 11:00am-10:00pm, Sat-Sun 10:00am-10:00pm
Cuisine: Vegan, Organic, American, Juice bar, Take-out

Los Angeles vegan restaurant cafe. Menu features classic American and comfort food (that's all vegan) plus fresh juices. Breakfast is served on weekends. Small and causal with a counter and glass case displaying deli salads and a small selection of organic produce for sale. Gets crowded at mealtime, especially on weekends. Has outdoor seating. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

LA Vegan

  • Vegan Restaurant
3.5 stars 14 reviews
4507 S Centinela Ave (at Culver Blvd), Los Angeles, California 90066
310-574-9888
Mon-Sun 11:00am-10:00pm
Cuisine: Vegan, Thai, American, Take-out, Delivery

Veggie restaurant serving mostly Thai food in addition to Western food. Faux meat dishes, rice and noodle dishes, curry, wraps and burgers, pancake, and more. Very small and simple set up, no air conditioning. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

Localita and the Badasserie

  • Vegan Restaurant
4.5 stars 8 reviews
817 S Los Angeles St (at 8th, downtown LA), Los Angeles, California 90014
213-623-3223
Mon-Sun 9:00am-4:00pm
Cuisine: Vegan, Organic, American, Fast food, Take-out, Delivery

A kiosk in the lobby of Academy Awards Clothes building in downtown. Offers comfort food including prepared vegan sandwiches, salads, and smoothies. Its signature is a breakfast sandwich made of veg sausage, soy-free cheese, chipotle sauce and maple syrup served on a multigrain English muffin. This location is fully vegan; its other outlets are not. Has outdoor seating. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

My Vegan Gold

  • Vegan Restaurant
5.0 stars 10 reviews
4319 W Sunset Blvd (at Silverlake area), Los Angeles, California 90029
323-522-6500
Mon-Thu 11:00am-10:00pm, Fri-Sat 11:00am-10:30pm, Sun 11:00am-10:00pm
Cuisine: Vegan, Thai, American, Take-out, Delivery

Opened Sept 2013, this is its 2nd location; other one is in Pasadena. Vegan restaurant serving mostly Thai food in addition to veggie burgers, wraps, pasta, and other American food. Accepts credit cards. Inexpensive.

Organix Vegan Deli

  • Vegan Restaurant
5.0 stars 4 reviews
1731 Colorado Blvd, Eagle Rock (at Eagle Rock Blvd N), Los Angeles, California 90041
323-254-0284
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Cuisine: Vegan, Organic, American, Mexican, Juice bar, Take-out

A vegan deli/juice bar inside Organix market. Its small kitchen prepares sandwiches, burgers, and Mexican food. Has a child's menu. Located close to the Rose Bowl. Has outdoor seating. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

Rahel Ethiopian Vegan Cuisine

  • Vegan Restaurant
4.5 stars 33 reviews
1047 S Fairfax Ave, Los Angeles, California 90019
323-937-8401
Mon-Thu 11:00am-10:00pm, Fri-Sat 11:00am-11:00pm, Sun 11:00am-10:00pm
Cuisine: Vegan, Take-out, Catering

Traditional Ethiopian cuisine in Los Angeles Fairfax district. Food is all vegan. Small and cozy space in area also known as "Little Ethiopia". Order lunch and dinner a la carte, or try the lunch special where a plate of assorted veggies, lentils, and special of the day are brought to you (free refill). Special beverages made from flax and sunflower seeds, plus vegan desserts. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

Real Food Daily - LAX

  • Vegan Restaurant
4.0 stars 3 reviews
1 World Way, Terminal 4 (at Post-Security, Departure Level - Food Court), Los Angeles, California USA
n/a
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Cuisine: Vegan, American, Macrobiotic, Juice bar, Bakery, Take-out

Opened on Dec 4, 2013 at the LAX airport, this is part of the Real Food Daily brand with locations in Southern California. All vegan food menu and vegan desserts. NOTE: One needs a boarding pass to reach it (Post-Security). Moderate.

Shojin

  • Vegan Restaurant
5.0 stars 56 reviews
333 S Alameda St Unit 310 (at 3rd St), Los Angeles, California 90013
213-617-0305
Mon-Fri 5:30pm-11:00pm, Sat 12:00pm-11:00pm, Sun 12:00pm-10:00pm
Cuisine: Vegan, Organic, Japanese, Fusion, Macrobiotic, Gourmet, Take-out

Shojin organic and natural food is a vegan Japanese restaurant in Los Angeles Little Tokyo. Its menu offers a variety of vegetable sushi rolls plus salads, appetizers, ramen noodle, and seitan entrees. Intimate, fine dining on the 3rd floor of Little Tokyo Square shopping mall with parking in the plaza lot. Busy on weekend evenings so reserve ahead. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Expensive.

The Good Karma Cafe

  • Vegan Restaurant
5.0 stars 37 reviews
835 W 34th St (at USC), Los Angeles, California 90089
213-531-9616
Tue-Wed 12:00pm-2:00pm
Cuisine: Vegan, Organic, Indian, Italian, Buffet, Take-out

Lunch buffet service held at USC's University Park Campus, religious center, dining room 108. Operating during school semesters and is open to public. Organic vegan food, prepared to Vaishnava Hindu dietary standards. You are encouraged to bring your own reusable eating ware and to-go container. Occasional live music. Has outdoor seating. Cash only. Inexpensive.

The Grain Cafe

  • Vegan Restaurant
4.5 stars 15 reviews
4222 W Pico Blvd (at Crenshaw, Mid-City), Los Angeles, California 90019
323-931-4034
Now Open: Mon-Sun 6:00am-10:00pm
Cuisine: Vegan, Organic, American, Take-out, Delivery

Little cafe in a strip mall with lot parking. Makes all vegan food using salad greens, tempeh, vegan Daiya cheese. Has quesadilla appetizers, personal size pizzas, sandwiches, wraps, salads, breakfast crepes, daily cakes, and a large drinks menu. Opened in spring 2013 by former staff of Golden Mean Vegan Cafe in Santa Monica (not affiliated), and menu is similar. Free Wi-Fi. Prices cheap for food; moderated for drinks and cakes. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Inexpensive.

The Veggie Grill - Farmers Market

  • Vegan Restaurant
4.5 stars 12 reviews
110 S Fairfax Ave (at /next to Children's Place), Los Angeles, California 90036
323-933-3997
Mon-Sun 11:00am-10:00pm
Cuisine: Vegan, American, Fast food, Beer/Wine, Take-out

Casual all-vegan cafe chain with locations in Southern California (see website). Offers a variety of original veggie burgers and sandwiches, plus salads, sweet potato fries, kids menu, and desserts. This is the 7th Veggie Grill cafe, opened in May 2011 as reported to HC. Accepts credit cards. Inexpensive.

Vegan Glory

  • Vegan Restaurant
4.5 stars 32 reviews
8393 Beverly Blvd (at Orlando), Los Angeles, California 90048
323-653-4900
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Cuisine: Vegan, Thai, American, Fast food, Take-out, Delivery

Re-opening July 10, 2015 after remodeling. Small vegetarian Thai food restaurant near the Beverly Center. Features a vegan menu with a variety of soy based meat-substitutes and tofu in Thai entrees. Also makes American style dishes like wraps, veggie burgers, and salads. Lunch specials. Quick service, casual setting. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

Vegan House

  • Vegan Restaurant
3.5 stars 15 reviews
2703 W Sunset Blvd (at besides Comfort Inn, Silver Lake), Los Angeles, California 90026
213-483-2105
Mon-Sun 11:00am-10:00pm
Cuisine: Vegan, Thai, American, Fast food, Take-out, Delivery

Vegetarian restaurant with an extensive menu of Thai food dishes in addition to veggieburgers, salads, wraps, vegan sushi, and more. Prices cheap to moderate. Casual and spacious setting. Parking in lot. Different ownership than the Vegan House on N. Wilcox, Hollywood. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

Beaming

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131 S Barrington Ave (at Brentwood area), Los Angeles, California 90049
310-299-7538
Now Open: Mon-Fri 7:00am-6:00pm, Sat 8:00am-5:00pm, Sun 9:00am-4:00pm
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Juice bar, Organic, Raw, American, Take-out

Juice and smoothie bar with several So. Cal outlets. Vegan except for honey. Offers cold pressed organic juices, plus smoothies made-to-order, cleanse packages, a grab 'n go section with salads, soup, and entrees. Moderate.

Bulan Thai Vegetarian Kitchen - Melrose

  • Vegetarian Restaurant
4.0 stars 19 reviews
7168 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles, California 90046
323-857-1882
Mon-Sun 11:00am-10:00pm
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Thai, Take-out, Delivery

Thai food menu featuring starters, salads, noodles, fried rice, currys, stir frys, and main entrees with choice of mockmeat or tofu. Brown rice, coconut rice, and other rice available. Everything can be made vegan upon request. Small and casual. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

Elderberries Cafe

  • Vegetarian Restaurant
4.5 stars 8 reviews
7564 W Sunset Blvd (at Curson), Los Angeles, California 90046
323-851-0700
Now Open: Mon-Tue 7:00am-5:00pm, Wed-Sat 7:00am-10:00pm, Sun 7:00am-6:00pm
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Raw, American, Juice bar, Take-out

Books and drinks cafe offering a menu of smoothies and juices, light vegan food and raw food. Has salads, sandwiches and wraps with Daiya cheese, raw soups, smoothies with house-made almond mylk or cashew mylk. Vegan except for honey option in drinks. Atmosphere is very casual. Parking on street or in back. Has outdoor seating. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

Elf Cafe

  • Vegetarian Restaurant
4.0 stars 12 reviews
2135 W Sunset Blvd (at Alvarado, in Echo Park), Los Angeles, California 90026
213-484-6829
Wed-Sun 6:30pm-11:00pm
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Organic, Gourmet, American, Mediterranean

Very small and cozy vegetarian restaurant with nice ambiance and neighborhood feel. Main course range from $14-18 each. Vegan dishes are marked on the menu. BYOB. Limited seating, dine inside or out on the sidewalk. Parking on street. Cash only. Expensive.

Govinda's

  • Vegetarian Restaurant
4.5 stars 12 reviews
3764 Watseka Ave (at Venice Blvd, by Culver City), Los Angeles, California 90034
310-836-1269
Mon-Sat 11:00am-3:00pm, 5:00pm-8:00pm, Sun 12:30pm-5:00pm
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Indian, American, Buffet, Salad bar, Catering, Take-out

Very casual veggie restaurant adjacent to a Hare Krishna temple. Upstairs is a gift shop selling imported Indian clothes, jewelry, and gifts. Serves prasadam (holy food) prepared by monks. Pay for food by weight, or opt for the all-you-can-eat buffet from Mon-Sat which features a salad bar and hot foods bar. Dairy is used in some hot dishes. Desserts, including vegan cake), samosas, and beverages also available as extra. Has outdoor seating. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Inexpensive.

Green Leaves

  • Vegetarian Restaurant
3.0 stars 20 reviews
1769 Hillhurst Ave (at Kingswell, in Silverlake), Los Angeles, California 90027
323-664-2345
Mon-Sun 11:00am-12:00am
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Thai, American, Take-out, Fast food, Delivery

One of the string of Thai food vegetarian restaurants in Los Angeles. The extensive menu includes breakfast all day, sandwiches and veggie burgers, salads, Thai curry and stir frys, noodles, and more. Red/brown rice served. Casual, modern decor with flat screen TVs. Prices range from cheap to moderate. NOTE: Not everything is vegan, so ask. HappyCow has received numerous reports that staff is not always knowledgeable/honest on what is vegan and that they may still be using animal based products in some dishes. Inexpensive.

Juice Served Here - DTLA

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833 S Spring St (at downtown LA), Los Angeles, California 90014
213-455-5991
Now Open: Mon-Sun 7:00am-7:00pm
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Juice bar, American, Take-out

Trendy juice bar with multiple outlets offering fresh and bottled cold press juices plus packaged prepared food. This location is combined with a coffee shop. Mostly grab and go with a few small tables. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

Kitchen Mouse

  • Vegetarian Restaurant
4.0 stars 1 review
5904 N Figueroa St (at Highland Park), Los Angeles, California 90042
323-259-9555
Now Open: Tue-Sun 8:00am-3:00pm
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Ovo, American, Bakery, Take-out

Vegetarian cafe in Highland Park, opened May 2014. Offers a concise menu of modern vegetarian and vegan food like tempeh reuben, avocado blt sandwich, quinoa salad and add-ons like veggie sausage. Small but bright space. Baked goods are vegan and gluten-free. Inexpensive.

Madcapra

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317 S Broadway (at Grand Central Market, DTLA), Los Angeles, California 90013
n/a
Mon-Wed 10:00am-4:00pm, Thu-Sat 10:00am-8:00pm, Sun 10:00am-4:00pm
Cuisine: Lacto, Ovo, Mediterranean, Fast food, Take-out

Falafel vendor in the Grand Central Market. Simple menu. Makes everything from-scratch. Uses yogurt or dairy products. The red falafel is vegan. Moderate.

MUSE on 8th

  • Vegetarian Restaurant
4.0 stars 9 reviews
759 S La Brea Ave (at 8th St), Los Angeles, California 90036
323-933-6873
Now Open: Mon-Thu 8:00am-10:00pm, Fri-Sat 8:00am-11:00pm, Sun 8:00am-9:00pm
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, American, Take-out

A bright, casual coffeehouse and cafe with a vegetarian food menu. Has vegan desserts, live entertainment some nights, free Wi-Fi internet. Re-opened (all-veg) at this location Jun 2012, previously on Santa Monica Blvd. Accepts credit cards. Inexpensive.

Paru's Vegetarian Indian Restaurant

  • Vegetarian Restaurant
4.0 stars 16 reviews
5140 Sunset Blvd (at Normandie), Los Angeles, California 90027
323-661-7600
Mon-Fri 5:00pm-11:00pm, Sat-Sun 3:00pm-11:00pm
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Indian, Beer/Wine

One of the more well-received Indian vegetarian restaurants in Los Angeles. Serving nicely spiced and flavorful vegetarian Indian cuisine in a casual and colorful setting decorated with Indian tapestry, lamps, and photos of Indian spiritual teachers. Menu features South Indian cuisine including masala dosa, thali, samosas, and more. Dimly lit indoor and outdoor patio seating. Parking on street. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

Sage Organic Vegan Bistro

  • Vegetarian Restaurant
4.5 stars 33 reviews
1700 W Sunset Blvd (at Echo Park Ave), Los Angeles, California 90026
213-989-1718
Mon-Fri 11:00am-10:00pm, Sat-Sun 9:00am-10:00pm
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Organic, American, Mexican, Take-out, Juice bar

Vegan food restaurant serving daily lunch and dinner plus weekend brunch. The only non-vegan item is honey, which is used in ice cream, labeled. On the menu are American comfort food dishes and Mexican plates like tacos and enchiladas. Causal decor with large windows and shares the same space as KindKreme raw ice cream shop. Originally opened in 2011 by owners of Millie's restaurant and bought by KindKreme in 2012. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

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