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

Vegan / Vegetarian Restaurants: (16 Listings)

Bliss Cafe

  • Vegan Restaurant
4.5 stars 15 reviews
778 Higuera St (at downtown), San Luis Obispo, California 93405
805-547-0108
Open Mon 8am-8pm, Tue-Fri 8am-9pm, Sat 10am-9pm, Sun 10am-8pm.
Cuisine: Vegan, Organic, International, American, Raw, Juice bar, Catering, Take-out

Little cafe offering an all vegan menu. Sources local and organic ingredients whenever possible. Food and sauces made in its kitchen. Has sweet potato fries, raw desserts, fresh juices, and various main meals. Order at the counter, and food is brought to your table. Sometimes Kirtan events and live music. Current ownership since summer 2011; previously at 1035 Chorro St. Inexpensive.

Linnaea's Cafe

  • Vegetarian Restaurant
4.5 stars 3 reviews
1110 Garden St (at Higuera St, downtown), San Luis Obispo, California 93401
805-541-5888
Open Mon-Sat 6.30am-11pm, Sun 6.30am-10pm.
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, Fast food, American, Bakery, Take-out

A coffee shop that offers primarily drinks and baked desserts. Has food during the daytime but runs out by afternoon. Always has several vegan baked goods: cookie, scone, muffin, cake. Soymilk and rice milk available for coffee drinks at extra charge. Coffee is organic. Free wi-fi. Live music and events some nights. Artworks diplayed on walls. Non smoking. The garden patio in the back features a water fountain and ample seating. Has outdoor seating. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Inexpensive.

New Earth Health Cafe

  • Vegetarian Restaurant
5.0 stars 1 review
942 Chorro St, San Luis Obispo, California 93401
805-592-2450
Open Tue-Thur 11am-6pm, Fri 2-9pm, Sat 9am-9pm, Sun 8am-2pm.
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Organic, Raw, American, Juice bar, Take-out

Opened Jan 2014 this is a health food cafe and juice bar that serves raw food and makes its own coconut kefir yoghurt. Everything is gluten-free, soy-free, and non-gmo. Also sells products like protein powders and foods. Moderate.

Roxanne's Cafe

  • Vegetarian Restaurant
4.5 stars 7 reviews
1227 Archer St (at Marsh St), San Luis Obispo, California 93401
805-549-0878
Open Mon-Fri 11am-3pm, Sat 10am-2:30pm, closed Sun.
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Raw, American, Organic

Little vegetarian cafe set in the garden courtyard of the Smiling Dog Yoga studio, near downtown San Luis Obispo. Offers a short, changing lunch menu with vegetarian, vegan, and raw dishes: salads, soups, a dessert. Free wi-fi. Its owner, Roxanne, took over the cafe in January 2011. Entrance is on Archer St, behind House of Bread. Has outdoor seating. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Inexpensive.

Big Sky Cafe

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
3.0 stars 7 reviews
1121 Broad St (at Higuera St, downtown), San Luis Obispo, California 93401
805-545-5401
Open Mon-Sat 7am-10pm, Sun 8am-9pm.
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, Organic, American, Fusion, Beer/Wine, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. Busy restaurant billed as "fresh market cuisine." Its varied lunch and dinner menus feature a handful of vegetarian and vegan items, marked. Has a vegetarian bahn mi sandwich (with tofu), vegetable spring rolls, black bean chili, noodle bowl with choice of tofu, local fresh vegetable plate. Breakfast items contain egg/dairy (no vegan). 20 wine selection from the local vineyards. Casual and spacious with red tile floors, oak wood furniture, some mission style decor. Has outdoor seating. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

Chipotle

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
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853 Higuera, San Luis Obispo, California 93401
805-782-9014
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.

Enzo's East Coast Eatery

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
2.0 stars 4 reviews
733 Higuera St (at Broad St, downtown), San Luis Obispo, California 93401
805-547-1207
Open Mon-Sun 24 hours.
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, American, Pizza, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Delivery, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. Pizza restaurant with a primarily meat menu but does include a marked vegan section with a vegan caesar salad plus several vegan pizzas using Daiya vegan cheese and has vegan pepperoni. Vegan pizza is only available by the whole pie. Has outdoor seating. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Inexpensive.

Kreuzberg

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
2.0 stars 2 reviews
685 Higuera St (at downtown), San Luis Obispo, California 93401
805-439-2060
Open Mon-Sun 7am-11pm.
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, American, Beer/Wine, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. Coffee house with a food menu, while primarily meat, also includes a few vegan food items: 1 sandwich, 1 salad, 1 entree. Soups are vegetarian and often vegan. Try the Milan Kundera which is a sandwich consisting of crispy tofu, sweet chili glaze, slaw, micro-greens & sunflower seeds on ciabatta bread. Verve brand coffee. Large interior, informal seating, order at the counter. Has outdoor seating. Accepts credit cards. Inexpensive.

Oasis

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
4.0 stars 6 reviews
675 Higuera St (at downtown), San Luis Obispo, California 93401
805-543-1155
Open daily.
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Middle Eatern, Moroccan, Mediterranean, Take-out, Delivery, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. The menu includes several vegan wraps and entrees, marked as so. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

Petra

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
4.0 stars 1 review
1210 Higuera St (at Toro), San Luis Obispo, California 93401
805-439-1999
Open Mon-Sun 10:30am-10:30pm.
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, International, Fast food, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Delivery, Mediterranean, Greek, Pizza, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. Family run restaurant with plenty of vegan items including falafel, grilled veggies, hummus or baba ghanoush sandwich. Has upstairs and downstairs dining area. Free Wi-fi; just ask for password. Has outdoor seating. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Inexpensive.

Shalimar

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
4.0 stars 1 review
2115 Broad St, San Luis Obispo, California 93442
805-781-0766
Open Mon-Sun 11:30am-3pm, 5-10pm.
Cuisine: Lacto, Indian, Buffet, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. Family-run Indian food restaurant. Lots of meat but also has sections with vegetable dishes and vegan ones. Inexpensive buffet. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

Thai Elephant

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
2.5 stars 3 reviews
1815 Osos Street, San Luis Obispo, California 93401
805-545-5996
Cuisine: Vegan-firendly, Thai, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. Traditional Thai dishes with faux chicken, faux beef or faux fish. Previously named Vegan Spices and was all vegan. Please let HappyCow know if this place should remain listed. Has outdoor seating. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

The Natural Cafe - San Luis Obispo

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
3.5 stars 7 reviews
698 Higuera St (at downtown), San Luis Obispo, California 93401
805-546-9200
Open Mon-Sun lunch and dinner.
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, Juice bar, American, Fast food, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. Several locations in California. Extensive menu includes many vegetarian dishes: sandwiches, salads, pasta, pizza, veg tacos, veggie sandwiches, smoothies, a veggie soup of the day (sometimes vegan). You can ask to veganize a dish using veganaise, etc. Order at the counter, and food is brought to your table. Very spacious interior with high ceiling, natural oak furniture, and oil painting on walls. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Inexpensive.

Health Food Stores, Vegan Shops, Vegan Bakeries, Vegetarian B&Bs, Veg Catering, Veg*n Organizations: (4 Listings)

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