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Ventura (15)

Vegetarian Restaurants: (10 Listings)

Mary's Secret Garden
100 S Fir St (at Santa Clara, downtown Ventura) ~ PH: 805-641-3663
Expensive-- Vegan, Organic, Gourmet, American, International, Take-out--- Additional Info: Vegan restaurant/bistro in downtown Ventura serving internationally-inspired cuisine. The varied menu features many raw smoothies, a soup of-the-day, raw food appetizers and main entrees, sandwiches, vegan cake and desserts, raw ice cream made in-house, and more. Colorful and cozy. Street parking in front. Open Tue-Thur 4-9.30pm, Fri-Sat 11am-9:30pm.-- Rating: 4.5 HappyCow(s)

Cafe Nefola
3000 Bunsen Ave Unit J ~ PH: 805-642-6352
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, American, Take-out, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Veg-friendly place where you create-your-own sandwich and salad. Moved from Channel Island fall 2013. Call for hours - tell us-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

35 W Main St ~ PH: 805-643-0795
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Asian Fusion, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Has a lot of vegan options. Try the tofu saag. Open daily 11am-9:30pm (closed between 3pm-5pm).-- Rating: 3 HappyCow(s)

Midtown Cafe
2991 E Loma Vista Rd, Ste C ~ PH: 805-643-0800
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Raw, American, International, Juice bar, Take-out, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Many vegetarian, vegan, and raw choices. Executive chef/general manager is vegan. Mon-Fri 7:00am-5:00pm, Sat-Sun 9:00am-4:00pm-- Rating: Not rated yet

Nature's Grill - Ventura
566 E Main St (at downtown) ~ PH: 805-643-7855
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, American, Juice bar, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Casual American fare restaurant. Order at the counter, and food is brought to your table. The menu is vegetarian friendly with salads, veggie burgers, wraps, black bean and rice burrito, various main entrees. Vegans can ask for soy cheese and vegan mayonaise substitute. Also offers fresh pressed juices, smoothies, organic coffee and tea. Has outdoor seating. Accepts credit cards. Mon-Sun 11:00am-9:00pm-- Rating: 3.5 HappyCow(s)

Peking Chinese Restaurant
5960 Telegraph Rd (at N Victoria Ave) ~ PH: 805-644-7777
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Chinese, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Delivery, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. In addition to traditional Chinese vegetable dishes like the buddhist delight and kung pao bean curd, vegan diners can get mock meats in place of meat in many dishes. Cashew chicken, sweet & sour chicken, orange chicken, Szechwan shrimp, shrimp chop suey. Atmosphere is average, with booths, wooden paneling and Chinese decor. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Mon-Thu 11:00am-9:00pm, Fri-Sat 11:00am-9:30pm-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Red Brick Pizza - Ventura
4990 Telephone Rd Ste 100 (at Portola Rd) ~ PH: 805-658-2828
Moderate-- Ovo, Lacto, Italian, Pizza, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Pizza franchise that uses many organic and local produce, plus bio-degradable paper products, and offers filtered water for guests. Has gluten free, sometimes vegan cheese (need to call to check if in-stock). The lounge features recycled barn wood for table tops and menu boards, has wi-fi. Has outdoor seating. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Open Mon-Sun 11am-9:30pm.-- Rating: 3.5 HappyCow(s)

Rice Thai Cuisine
387 E Main St ~ PH: 805-641-3573
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Thai, Take-out, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Typical Thai food menu in a casual modern setting. With each dish, you have a choice of protein: meat, vegetable, tofu. Be sure to specify your requests (no fish sauce, egg, etc.) Accepts credit cards. Open Mon-Sun 11a;30am-9:30pm.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Sawasdee Thai Cuisine
2887 Johnson Dr, Ste A ~ PH: 805-642-8879
Moderate-- Ovo, Thai, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Traditional Thai cuisine restaurant. Will accommodate vegetarians upon request. Tofu can be used in most dishes. Accepts credit cards. Open Sun-Thur 11am-8pm, Fri-Sat 11am-9pm.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

The Taj Cafe
574 E Main St (at downtown) ~ PH: 805-652-1521
Moderate-- Lacto, Indian, Buffet, Take-out, Catering, Beer/Wine, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Everyday at lunchtime is an all-you-can-eat buffet. The a la carte lunch and dinner menu includes some vegetarian entrees plus assorted breads, rice, and appetizers. Vegans should specify as ghee/dairy is used. Nice atmosphere, decorated with Indian-themed paintings on the walls. Wheelchair accessible. Call for hours - tell us. Open daily.-- Rating: 3.5 HappyCow(s)

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

4071 E Main St ~ PH: 805-644-6990
Fresh fruits and vegetables including organic, vitamins and supplements, and more. Mormon-owned. Open M-Sa 8-9, closed Sun.-- Rating: 3.5 HappyCow(s)

Trader Joe's
1795 S Victoria Ave ~ PH: 805-650-9977
Part of a mid-size specialty food market chain. Has vegetarian and vegan food, some organic, natural personal hygiene products, household cleaners, vitamins, pet food, and more. Accepts credit cards. Call for hours - tell us. Open daily.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Farmer's Market - Midtown
3301 E Main St (at Pacific View Mall west lot) ~ PH: 805-529-6299
Outdoor farmers market. Open Wed 10am-1pm.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Farmers' Market - downtown
Santa Clara St and Palm St ~ PH: 805-529-6299
Outdoor farmers market in downtown Ventura City Parking. Open Sat 8:30am-12pm.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Ema's Herbs
695 E Main St (at Fir St, downtown) ~ PH: 805-648-6426
Little herb store selling tea and herbal remedies, liquid vitamins, and a few other natural personal care products like shampoo. The owner, Ema, embraces both modern and folk medicinal approaches and can assist with health questions. Tue-Fri 11:00am-6:00pm, Sat 11:00am-5:00pm-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

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