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

Vegan / Vegetarian Restaurants: (23 Listings)

Happiness Cafe

  • Vegan Restaurant
5.0 stars 1 review
1688 Hostetter Rd, Ste C, San Jose, California 95131
Open Mon 11am-7pm, Tue, Thur-Sun 11am-9pm.
Cuisine: Vegan, Chinese, Taiwanese, Fast food, Take-out

Vegan Chinese bubble tea shop next to Ranch 99 Supermarket. Offers a large variety of beverages including smoothies and juices; plus has shaved ice and vegan ice cream. In fall 2012 started to offer hot food entrees like chow mein. Accepts credit cards. Inexpensive.

Happy Bamboo

  • Vegan Restaurant
4.0 stars 6 reviews
1711 Branham Lane Ste A9 (at Camden Ave), San Jose, California 95118
Open Tue-Sun 11:30am-9pm, closed Mon.
Cuisine: Vegan, Asian, International, Organic, Vietnamese

Asian fusion cuisine. Hungarian Goulash and the Pho Vietnamese soup are popular. All vegan as of July 2011. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Inexpensive.

Lang Chay

  • Vegan Restaurant
5.0 stars 3 reviews
1143 Story Rd Ste 180, San Jose, California 95122
Open Mon-Sun 9am-9pm.
Cuisine: Vegan, Vietnamese, Chinese, Take-out

Opened in fall of 2011, this is a vegan vegetarian Vietnamese food restaurant. Large menu with hot pots, rice dishes, noodles, soups, desserts, and more. Prices cheap to moderate. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

Loving Hut - San Jose

  • Vegan Restaurant
4.5 stars 9 reviews
925 Blossom Hill Rd (at Santa Teresa Blvd, inside Westfield Oakridge Mall), San Jose, California 95123
Open Mon-Fri 10.30am-9pm, Sat 10am-9pm, Sun 11am-6pm.
Cuisine: Vegan, Vietamese, Asian, American, Take-out

Part of international chain of vegan restaurants opened by followers of Supreme Master Ching Hai, an advocate for vegetarian living. Serving all vegan food, coffee, non-alcoholic beverages, and dessert. Inexpensive.


The Veggie Grill

  • Vegan Restaurant
5.0 stars 10 reviews
3055 Olin Ave Unit 1030 (at Santana Row), San Jose, California 95128
Open Sun-Thur 11am-10pm, Fri-Sat 11am-11pm.
Cuisine: Vegan, American, Fast food, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Catering

Casual all-vegan cafe chain originating from Southern California, this one opened Nov 2012. Offers a variety of veggie burgers and sandwiches, hot plates, salads, sweet potato fries, kids menu, and desserts. Has outdoor seating. Accepts credit cards. Inexpensive.

Vegetarian House

  • Vegan Restaurant
4.5 stars 21 reviews
525 E Santa Clara St (at downtown), San Jose, California 95112
Open Mon-Fri 11am-2pm, 5-9pm, Sat-Sun 11am-9pm.
Cuisine: Vegan, Organic, Chinese, Vietnamese, American, Bakery, Catering, Take-out

Vegetarian restaurant offering a vegan food menu with an extensive selection of Asian and international cuisine prepared with organic ingredients. Large dining space. Wheelchair accessible. Moderate.

All Natural

  • Vegetarian Restaurant
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2200 Eastridge Mall, Ste 2000, San Jose, California 95122
Open Mon-Sat 10am-9pm, Sun 11am-7pm.
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Organic, International, Raw, Salad bar, Ice cream, Take-out

Vegetarian restaurant located inside Eastridge Mall's food court by Macy's. Has vegan options. Try the fruit salads. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

Bo De Vegetarian

  • Vegetarian Restaurant
2.0 stars 1 review
3005 Silver Creek Rd Ste 152 (at near Target), San Jose, California 95121
Open Mon-Sun 9am-9pm.
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Vietnamese, Take-out

A family-run Vietnamese vegetarian food restaurant, opened in Feb 2012. Menu includes a range of noodle and rice dishes plus mock meats and dumpling. Cash only. Inexpensive.

Di Lac Cuisine

  • Vegetarian Restaurant
4.0 stars 4 reviews
1644 E Capitol Expressway (at Silver Creek plaza), San Jose, California 95121
Open Mon-Sun 9-9.
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Chinese, Thai, Vietnamese, Take-out

A la carte menu has a wide selection of veggies, tofu, and mock meat dishes; also a buffet bar where food is sold in inexpensive combinations take-out or heated (microwave) for eat-in. Fresh soymilk and tofu made daily. Moderate.

Dong Phuong Tofu

  • Vegetarian Restaurant
4.0 stars 1 review
1156 Story Rd (at McLaughlin), San Jose, California 95122
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Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Vietnamese, Asian, Fast food, Take-out

Tofu house located in a small strip mall. Makes and sells fresh tofu and soy milk and has a a hot food bar with tofu and mock meat dishes. Small place with a few tables for eating-in. Inexpensive.

Tofoo Com Chay

  • Vegetarian Restaurant
4.5 stars 5 reviews
388 E Santa Clara St (at 9th St), San Jose, California 95113
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Cuisine: Vegan-friendly

Small place with good food - try the sesame 'chicken' sandwich or rice plates and steam buns. Apparently the "drumsticks" they sell contain whey, but everything else should be vegan. Operated by disciples of master Ching Hai. Also known as "Ben's" after the friendly owner. Cash only. Inexpensive.

Adelitas Taqueria

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
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1896 Curtner Ave, San Jose, California 95124
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Cuisine: Ovo, Lacto, Mexican, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Delivery, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. Mexican food and drinks. Menu is primarily meat stuff but states that you could request no meat or cheese, and substitute for brown rice or quinoa (extra charge). A couple items come with tofu. Has outdoor seating. Accepts credit cards. Inexpensive.


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975 The Alameda, San Jose, California 95126
Open daily.
Cuisine: Lacto, Mexican, Fast food, Take-out, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. Fast food chain where you could customize your order (tacos, burritos, bowls) and request no cheese/dairy. Some of its locations offer a soyfrito filling that's made from soy protein. Accepts credit cards. Inexpensive.

Green Bites Cafe

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
4.0 stars 1 review
1290 S Bascom Ave, Ste A, San Jose, California 95128
Open Mon-Fri 7am-7pm, Sat 8am-3am, closed Sun.
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Juice bar, Take-out, American, Fusion, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. Choices for vegans and gluten free. Crepes, salad, sandwiches, raw kale chips, apple chips, veggie drink, natural fruit juice. Accepts credit cards. Inexpensive.

Mango Garden

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
3.0 stars 1 review
6154 Bollinger Rd, San Jose, California 95129
Open Tue-Sun 11am-2:30pm, 5-9:30pm.
Cuisine: Thai, Singapore, Malaysia, Southeast Asian, Take-out, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. A place where vegetarians can go with meat-eaters. Offers some vegetable-based dishes. Tofu salad and mango iced tea and complimentary soup (ask for veggie soup). Has outdoor seating. Moderate.

Vung Tau

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
4.0 stars 1 review
535 E Santa Clara St, San Jose, California 95112
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Cuisine: Ovo, Lacto, Vietnamese, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. A Vietnamese restaurant where the atmosphere is usually loud and lively. Offers a separate vegetarian menu upon request which includes several appetizers and main meals. Try the com tay cam clay pot rice which is fragranced rice cooked in a clay pot with veggie ham. The parking lot is limited and can be full during the weekends. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

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