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

Vegan / Vegetarian Restaurants: (18 Listings)

Full Lotus Juice Bar - Food Truck

  • Vegan Restaurant
5.0 stars 1 review
, Durham, North Carolina 27705
Open Tue-Sat 11am-3:33pm.
Cuisine: Vegan, Organic, Raw, American, Juice bar, Take-out, Delivery

Vegan food truck, see website for location and schedule. Menu is 100% vegan, mostly organic and raw. Focus is on health food, with daily juice and salads. A small refrigerated display offers pre-made fare such as kale chips, raw granola, raw truffles, macaroons, and other superfood treats. Moderate.

Pomegranate Kitchen

  • Vegetarian Restaurant
4.0 stars 1 review
5504 Durham Chapel Hill Blvd Ste 102 (at Mt Moriah Rd), Durham, North Carolina 27707
Open Tue-Sat 11:30am-6:30pm.
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Organic, Take-out, Persian, Middle Eastern, Catering

Vegetarian Persian food using local and organic whenever possible. Menu changes and always features different rice with hearty stew variations. Try the pomegranate and walnut stew over jewel basmati rice. A la carte and full meals are available to order. The chocolate is not vegan. No tables inside, but there is a courtyard where you can eat. Owners are happy to give samples. Has outdoor seating. Moderate.


Beyu Caffe

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
4.0 stars 2 reviews
335 W Main St, Durham, North Carolina 27701-3215
Open Mon-Thur 7am-11pm, Fri 7am-12:30am, Sat 8am-12:30am, Sun 10am-3pm.
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, Beer/Wine, American, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. Several options on the dinner menu are vegan, including mixed grill napoleons and thai green curry. The vegan chocolate mousse is made from avocado and vegan chocolate cake. Has a full bar and full espresso bar. Live jazz some nights. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

Blue Corn Cafe

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
4.0 stars 1 review
9th St (at /near Duke University), Durham, North Carolina 27705
Open M-Th 11:30-9:00, F-Sa 11:30-9:30.
Cuisine: Lacto, Vegnn-friendly, Mexican, Puerto Rican, Cuban, Beer/Wine, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. Latin American cuisine with a handful of lacto-vegetarian dishes, many can be made vegan upon request, and they also offer gluten free options and beer. Cozy interior with art by local artists. Limited outdoor seating weather permitting. Has outdoor seating. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

Dos Perros

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
3.0 stars 2 reviews
200 N Mangum St (at E Parrish St), Durham, North Carolina 27701
Open Mon-Fri 11:30am-2:30pm, 5-10pm, Fri 11:30am-2:30pm, 5pm-12am, Sat 5pm-12am, Sun 5-10pm
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Mexican, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. Seasonal menu features at least 2 or 3 vegan dishes, including appetizers. In addition, there is a separate special 3-course vegan menu available that rotates on a monthly basis, with dishes such as vegan cheese enchilada, empenadas, roasted squash chalupa, vegan torta azteca; many are also gluten free. Kitchen is gluten free with non-gluten free items coming from outside sources. Sunday and Monday nights are taco nights and feature a simplified menu. Offers veggie taco/burritos or vegan beef taco/burritos. Complimentary chips and salsa. Has outdoor seating. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

Mellow Mushroom

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
3.0 stars 1 review
410 Blackwell St Ste 100 (at American Tobacco Historic District), Durham, North Carolina 27701
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Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Pizza, American, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. Part of hippie themed pizzeria chain with choices for vegans and vegetarians, including tofu, tempeh, and fresh veggie toppings for pizza. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

Parts and Labor

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
4.0 stars 1 review
723 Rigsbee Ave (at Geer St), Durham, North Carolina 27701
Open Mon-Thur 5pm-12am, Fri 5pm-2am, Sat 12pm-2am, Sun 12-11pm.
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, International, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. Attached to Motorco Music Hall and features a few clearly labeled vegan choices on menu and an occasional special. Sesame udon salad, baked beans, veggie samosa, edamame salad, namasu cucumber salad, and fries. Open even when there is no live music at the hall, and serves food til midnight. Extensive outdoor seating as well as inside. Full bar. Has outdoor seating. Accepts credit cards. Inexpensive.

The Refectory Cafe

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
4.0 stars 2 reviews
2726 Durham Chapel Hill Blvd, Durham, North Carolina 27707
Open Mon-Fri 7:30am-8pm, Sat-Sun 9am-3pm.
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, American, Fusion, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Catering, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. Offers vegan choices on the menus and at Sunday brunch. Sample items include chili, kale salad, Indian dal, slaw, muffins, cookies, breakfast soy yogurt parfait and tofu scramble, and sometimes a vegan special as well a vegan soup. Open and bright atmosphere. Order at counter. Picnic tables outside. Also has a location at Duke Law School with a similar menu. Has outdoor seating. Accepts credit cards. Moderate.

Toast Five Points Durham

  • Vegetarian-Friendly
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345 W Main St, Durham, North Carolina 27701
Open Mon-Fri 11am-8pm, Sat 11am-3pm, closed Sun.
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, Organic, American, Italian, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Non-veg

Serves meat, veg options available. Panini, bruschetta, crostini, and sandwiches. Uses farm sourced, local and seasonal produce. Menu changes with whatever is fresh. Always a vegetarian soup daily. Participated in Durhams'first Vegan Challenge 2010 and supports the local economy and revitalization of downtown Durham. Has outdoor seating. Accepts credit cards. Inexpensive.

Health Food Stores, Vegan Shops, Vegan Bakeries, Vegetarian B&Bs, Veg Catering, Veg*n Organizations: (5 Listings)

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