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San Jose (38)

Vegetarian Restaurants: (24 Listings)

Cheerful Veggie
1196 N Capitol Ave ~ PH: 408-729-3886
Inexpensive-- Vegan, Vietnamese, Take-out--- Additional Info: Vietnamese food cafe. Call for hours - tell us.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Good Karma Vegan Deli
37 S 1st St (at Post St) ~ PH: 408-294-2694
Inexpensive-- Vegan, American, Pan Asian, Beer/Wine, Take-out--- Additional Info: Small restaurant and deli with a concise menu that includes burritos, combo meals with brown rice (tofu, soymeats, curry). Local artwork and live music some nights. Confirmed open, Dec 2014. Accepts credit cards. Mon-Sat 11:00am-9:00pm, Sun 12:00pm-7:00pm.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Happiness Cafe
1688 Hostetter Rd Ste C ~ PH: 408-573-8699
Inexpensive-- Vegan, Chinese, Taiwanese, Fast food, Take-out--- Additional Info: 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. Mon 11:00am-7:00pm, Tue 11:00am-9:00pm, Thu-Sun 11:00am-9:00pm.-- Rating: 5 HappyCow(s)

Happy Bamboo
1711 Branham Lane Ste A9 (at Camden Ave) ~ PH: 408-694-0740
Inexpensive-- Vegan, Asian, International, Organic, Vietnamese--- Additional Info: Asian fusion cuisine. Hungarian Goulash and the Pho Vietnamese soup are popular. All vegan as of July 2011. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Tue-Sun 11:30am-9:00pm.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Loving Hut - San Jose
925 Blossom Hill Rd (at Santa Teresa Blvd, inside Westfield Oakridge Mall) ~ PH: 408-229-2795
Inexpensive-- Vegan, Vietamese, Asian, American, Take-out--- Additional Info: 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. Mon-Fri 10:30am-9:00pm, Sat 10:00am-9:00pm, Sun 11:00am-6:00pm.-- Rating: 4.5 HappyCow(s)

Plant Based Pizza
1111-2 Meridian Ave ~ PH: 408-448-8881
Moderate-- Vegan, Pizza, American, Take-out, Delivery--- Additional Info: All-vegan pizzeria also serving paninis, burgers, hot dogs plus kid friendly food. Opened Nov 2012. Accepts credit cards. Mon-Sun 11:00am-9:00pm.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

The Veggie Grill
3055 Olin Ave Unit 1030 (at Santana Row) ~ PH: 408-296-6473
Inexpensive-- Vegan, American, Fast food, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Catering--- Additional Info: 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. Mon-Thu 11:00am-10:00pm, Fri-Sat 11:00am-11:00pm, Sun 11:00am-10:00pm.-- Rating: 5 HappyCow(s)

Vegetarian House
520 E Santa Clara St (at downtown) ~ PH: 408-292-3798
Moderate-- Vegan, Organic, Chinese, Vietnamese, American, Bakery, Catering, Take-out--- Additional Info: 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. Mon-Fri 11:00am-2:00pm, 5:00pm-9:00pm, Sat-Sun 11:00am-9:00pm.-- Rating: 4.5 HappyCow(s)

Bo De Vegetarian
3005 Silver Creek Rd Ste 152 (at near Target) ~ PH: 408-771-0953
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Vietnamese, Take-out--- Additional Info: 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. Mon-Sun 9:00am-9:00pm.-- Rating: 2 HappyCow(s)

Di Lac Cuisine
1644 E Capitol Expressway (at Silver Creek plaza) ~ PH: 408-238-8686
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Chinese, Vietnamese, Buffet, Take-out--- Additional Info: Vegetarian and tofu restaurant. 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 daily. Mon-Sun 9:00am-9:00pm.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Dong Phuong Tofu
1156 Story Rd ~ PH: 408-279-9947
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Vietnamese, Asian, Fast food, Take-out--- Additional Info: 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. .-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Kokila's Kitchen
1427 Branham Ln ~ PH: 408-978-3477
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Indian, Take-out--- Additional Info: Indian kitchen making roti, chaat, and Gujarati Indian cuisine. Relocated to San Jose Aug 2010 to San Jose; previously in Cupertino. Cash only. Tue-Sun 11:00am-2:30pm, 5:00pm-8:00pm.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Lang Chay
1143 Story Rd Ste 180 ~ PH: 408-275-6388
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Vietnamese, Chinese, Take-out--- Additional Info: Opened in fall of 2011, this is Vietnamese food restaurant. All vegan except for condensed milk used in the iced tea. Large menu with hot pots, rice dishes, noodles, soups, desserts, and more. Prices cheap to moderate. Accepts credit cards. Mon-Sun 9:00am-9:00pm.-- Rating: 5 HappyCow(s)

New Dong Phuong Tofu
2357 McKee Rd (at Capital Ave and N Jackson Ave) ~ PH: 408-251-6838
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Vietnamese--- Additional Info: A vegetarian restaurant serving mostly vegan food; vegans please inquire as to the vegetarian items. Menu includes pho, curries, noodle dishes, rice dishes and more. Also offers a large array of a la carte dishes, which can also be ordered in combination with rice or white/yellow noodles. Specialty is vegan fake meats, Vietnamese style. Located in a strip mall with plenty of parking. Mostly take-out but seating is available. Quaint comfortable atmosphere. Mon-Sun 8:00am-8:00pm.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Royal Greens Vegetarian
1071 South De Anza Blvd ~ PH: 408-863-0707
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Chinese--- Additional Info: Vegetarian Taiwanese cuisine. Some items may not be vegan. Accepts credit cards. Tue-Sun 11:00am-2:30pm, 5:00pm-9:00pm.-- Rating: 3 HappyCow(s)

Sogo Tofu
1610 S De Anza Blvd ~ PH: 408-517-8958
Inexpensive-- Chinese, Take-out Only--- Additional Info: Specialty is house-made tofu, soymilk, and soy products. Take-away only. Daily 8am-8pm. .-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Tofoo Com Chay
388 E Santa Clara St (at 9th St) ~ PH: 408-286-6335
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly--- Additional Info: 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. .-- Rating: 4.5 HappyCow(s)

Adelitas Taqueria
1896 Curtner Ave ~ PH: 408-369-9905
Inexpensive-- Ovo, Lacto, Mexican, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Delivery, Non-veg--- Additional Info: 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. .-- Rating: 2 HappyCow(s)

Amber India
377 Santana Row ~ PH: 408-248-5400
Expensive-- Lacto, Indian, Beer/Wine, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Fine dining Indian restaurant. Buffet at lunch. Dinner menu has a vegetarian section and labels which are vegan. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Mon-Fri 11:30am-2:30pm, Mon-Thu 5:00pm-10:00pm, Fri-Sat 5:00pm-10:30pm, Sat-Sun 12:00pm-3:00pm, Sun 5:00pm-10:00pm.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Amici's East Coast Pizzeria
225 W Santa Clara St ~ PH: 408-289-9000
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Pizza, Take-out, Delivery, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Will use vegan cheese in place of dairy cheese at no extra charge. Accepts credit cards. .Open daily.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

975 The Alameda ~ PH: 408-288-9172
Inexpensive-- Lacto, Mexican, Fast food, Take-out, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Fast food chain where you could customize your order (tacos, burritos, bowls) and request no cheese/dairy. Offers a soyfrito filling that's made from soy protein. Accepts credit cards. Mon-Sun 11:00am-10:00pm.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Layang Layang
1480 S De Anza Blvd ~ PH: 408-777-8897
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Malaysian, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Has a vegetarian section on the menu, with meat-substitute options. Patio seating available. .-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Mango Garden
6154 Bollinger Rd ~ PH: 408-446-4440
Moderate-- Thai, Singapore, Malaysia, Southeast Asian, Take-out, Non-veg--- Additional Info: 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. Tue-Sun 11:00am-2:30pm, 5:00pm-9:30pm.-- Rating: 3 HappyCow(s)

Vung Tau
535 E Santa Clara St ~ PH: 408-288-9055
Moderate-- Ovo, Lacto, Vietnamese, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Non-veg--- Additional Info: 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. .-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Health Food Stores, Vegan Shops, Vegan Bakeries, Vegetarian B&Bs, Veg Catering, Veg*n Organizations: (14 Listings)

Berryessa Farmers' Market
1376 Piedmont Rd ~ PH: 925-825-9090
Outdoor farmers' market. Sat 9:00am-1:00pm.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Kaiser San Jose Farmers' Market
270 International Cir ~ PH: n/a
Outdoor farmers' market at Kaiser Permanente. Fri 10:00am-2:00pm.-- Rating: Not rated yet

New Leaf Community Market - Evergreen
5667 Silver Creek Valley Rd ~ PH: 831-466-9060
Natural foods market with several locations. Stocks a wide range of natural food and grocery. Opening January 2012. Accepts credit cards. .-- Rating: Not rated yet

Sprouts Farmers Market
1130 Branham Ln ~ PH: 408-833-1152
Part of a market chain that stocks both conventional foodstuff as well as natural and healthier food and products. Mon-Sun 7:00am-10:00pm.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Sprouts Farmers Market - Prospect Rd
5205 Prospect Rd ~ PH: 408-725-3970
Part of a market chain that stocks both conventional foodstuff as well as natural and healthier food and products. Accepts credit cards. Mon-Sun 7:00am-10:00pm.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Whole Foods Market
1146 Blossom Hill Rd ~ PH: 408-266-3700
Part of large natural foods supermarket chain. Has fresh fruits and vegetables including organic produce, deli and hot food bars, vitamins, supplements, personal care products, grocery, and much more. Accepts credit cards. .Open daily.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Alum Rock Village Farmers' Market
57 N White Rd ~ PH: 925-825-9090
Outdoor farmers' market. Sun 8:00am-1:00pm.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Downtown Farmers' Market
87 N San Pedro St (at Santa Clara St, San Pedro Square) ~ PH: 925-825-9090
Outdoor farmers' market. Fri 10:00am-2:00pm.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Evergreen Farmers' Market
4055 Evergreen Village Square ~ PH: 925-825-9090
Outdoor farmers' market. Sun 9:00am-1:00pm.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Vietnam Town Farmers' Market
989 Story Rd ~ PH: 800-949-3276
Outdoor farmers' market. Sat 8:00am-1:00pm.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Binh Minh Tofu
1180 Tully Rd ~ PH: 408-279-3655
Vietnamese tofu house manufacturing fresh tofu on the premises. You could buy bulk cubes and each day's variety, i.e. tofu with mushroom, etc. .-- Rating: Not rated yet

49 S 1st St ~ PH: 408-320-1519
Dairy ice cream cookie-sandwich franchise shop also offering a few vegan ice cream options as well vegan cookies. Accepts credit cards. .-- Rating: 4.5 HappyCow(s)

Power Bowl
132 E San Fernando St ~ PH: 925-487-1686
Organic acai bowls place. Accepts credit cards. Mon-Sat 9:00am-7:00pm, Sun 9:00am-6:00pm.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Sherman Cellars
40 Post St (at historic downtown San Jose) ~ PH: 408-288-9463
This is the exclusive tasting room for Creekview Vineyards wines and is just around the corner from Good Karma vegan restaurant. Has a selection of wines that are produced without animal products. .-- Rating: Not rated yet

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