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Chicago (151)

Vegetarian Restaurants: (105 Listings)

Upton's Breakroom
2054 W Grand Ave (at Western Ave) ~ PH: 312-666-7838
Inexpensive-- Vegan, American, Take-out--- Additional Info: Vegan sandwich shop attached to Upton's Naturals production facility. Offers an array of classic sandwiches made vegan: pastrami, Italian, tempeh, bacon seitan, BLT, and breakfast. Try a side of mashed potatoes & gravy or the fried bacon mac. Accepts credit cards. Open Mon-Sun 9am-9pm.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Amitabul
6207 N Milwaukee Ave ~ PH: 773-774-0276
Moderate-- Vegan, Korean, Buddhist, Take-out--- Additional Info: Chicago vegan food restaurant offering an extensive menu with items including kimchi, Korean pancake, rice noodle soups, dumplings, ginger tea along with vegan desserts like ice cream and maple cookies. Quiet setting. Open Tue-Sun 12-9pm.-- Rating: 4.5 HappyCow(s)

Arya Bhavan
2508 W Devon Ave ~ PH: 773-274-5800
Moderate-- Vegan, Indian, American, Organic, Raw, Buffet, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Delivery--- Additional Info: Indian food restaurant, became all-vegan in summer 2013. Has sugar-free vegan desserts and drinks and sometimes raw vegan cheesecake; uses organic tofu sweeteners, agave syrup, and coconut sweetener. Weekdays is a la carte menu. Raw food night on Monday. Vegan buffet on Friday nights and all day Saturday & Sunday. Accepts credit cards. Open Mon 6:30-9:30pm, Tue-Thur 5-9pm, Fri 5-9:30pm, Sat-Sun 12-9:30pm.-- Rating: 4.5 HappyCow(s)

Delicious Cafe
3827 N Lincoln Ave (at North Center area) ~ PH: 773-697-4857
Inexpensive-- Vegan, American, Take-out, Bakery--- Additional Info: Cafe providing coffee, tea, veggie sandwiches, bagels, and pastries. Breakfast includes an English muffin with vegan cheese and tempeh bacon. Slow brew coffee option. Casual and artsy with free wi-fi. Reported became all vegan since Apr 2013. Has outdoor seating. Accepts credit cards. Open Mon-Sun 8am-7pm.-- Rating: 3.5 HappyCow(s)

Karyn's Cooked
738 N Wells St (at Superior in River North) ~ PH: 312-587-1050
Moderate-- Vegan, International--- Additional Info: Chicago vegan food restaurant. {"openhours":[],"note":""}-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Karyn's on Green
130 S Green St ~ PH: 312-226-6155
Moderate-- Vegan, American--- Additional Info: A sister restaurant to Karyn's Cooked and Karyn's Raw in Chicago. Newly opened in January 2010. {"openhours":[],"note":""}-- Rating: 4.5 HappyCow(s)

Kitchen 17
613 W Briar Pl (at Broadway) ~ PH: 773-661-1757
Inexpensive-- Vegan, Organic, American, Western, Pizza, Take-out, Delivery--- Additional Info: Menu is an eclectic mix of American and Mediterranean food in an intimate deli-style setting. Serves all vegan sandwiches, salads, and pizza. Opened May 2013. Accepts credit cards. Open Tue-Fri 3-11pm, Sat 10am-11pm, Sun 10am-6pm.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Loving Heart Cafe
838 W Montrose Ave ~ PH: 773-561-5399
Moderate-- Vegan, Asian, American, Fusion, Take-out--- Additional Info: Chicago vegan restaurant, opened Nov 2013. Casual space. Provides all vegan food. Open Mon-Fri 11am-2pm, 4-9pm, Sat 11am-9pm.-- Rating: 5 HappyCow(s)

Loving Hut - Chicago
5812 N Broadway ~ PH: 773-275-8797
Inexpensive-- Vegan, Organic, Chinese, Asian, American, Take-out--- Additional Info: Was Alice and Friends Cafe and became part of the Loving Hut international chain of vegan restaurants inspired by Supreme Master Ching Hai, an advocate for veg living. Serves all vegan food, coffee, non-alcoholic beverages, and vegan desserts. Chicago vegan restaurant serving Chinese and Asian cuisine. Cozy atmosphere. Accepts credit cards. Open Mon-Sun 11am-2pm, 4pm-9pm.-- Rating: 4.5 HappyCow(s)

Native Foods - Chicago Wicker Park
1484 N Milwaukee Ave ~ PH: 773-489-8480
Inexpensive-- Vegan, American, Fusion, Fast food, Catering, Take-out--- Additional Info: Vegan restaurant that's part of the Native Foods brand that originated in Southern California. Offers creative original menu featuring salads, veggie burgers, rice and noodle bowls, vegan desserts, chai with soymilk, organic coffee, and more. Accepts credit cards. {"openhours":["Mon-11:00-22:00","Tue-11:00-22:00","Wed-11:00-22:00","Thu-11:00-22:00","Fri-11:00-22:00","Sat-11:00-22:00","Sun-11:00-22:00"],"note":""}-- Rating: 5 HappyCow(s)

Native Foods - West Loop
14 S Clinton St ~ PH: 312-382-8600
Moderate-- Vegan, American, Fast food, Fusion, Organic, Catering, Take-out--- Additional Info: Vegan restaurant that's part of the Native Foods brand that originated in Southern California. Offers creative original menu featuring salads, veggie burgers, rice and noodle bowls, vegan desserts, chai with soymilk, organic coffee, and more. This location opened June 2014. Casual setting, counter service. Accepts credit cards. Open Mon-Sun 11am-10pm.-- Rating: 5 HappyCow(s)

Native Foods Cafe - Chicago Lakeview
1023 W Belmont Ave ~ PH: 773-549-4904
Inexpensive-- Vegan, American, Fast food, Fusion, Catering, Take-out--- Additional Info: Part of the Native Foods brand that originated in Southern California, this one opened Aug 2011. Offers a creative original menu that features salads, veggie burgers, rice and noodle bowls, vegan desserts, chai with soymilk, organic coffee, and more. Accepts credit cards. Open Mon-Sun 11am-10pm.-- Rating: 4.5 HappyCow(s)

Native Foods Cafe - Hyde Park
1518 E Harper Ct (at E 53rd St) ~ PH: 773-241-7800
Inexpensive-- Vegan, American, Fast food, Fusion, Organic, Beer/Wine, Catering, Take-out--- Additional Info: Part of the Native Foods brand that originated in Southern California. Offers a creative original menu that features salads, veggie burgers, rice and noodle bowls, desserts, chai with soymilk, organic coffee, and more. Has outdoor seating. Accepts credit cards. Open Mon Sun 11am-10pm.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Native Foods Cafe - The Loop
218 S Clark St ~ PH: 312-332-6332
Inexpensive-- Vegan, American, Fusion, Fast food, Catering, Take-out--- Additional Info: Part of the Native Foods brand that originated in Southern California, this one opened Jan 2012. Offers a creative original menu that features salads, veggie burgers, rice and noodle bowls, vegan desserts, chai with soymilk, organic coffee, and more. Accepts credit cards. Open Mon-Sat: 11am-8pm.-- Rating: 4.5 HappyCow(s)

Raw
131 N Clinton Ste 7 (at Washington) ~ PH: 312-831-2729
Moderate-- Vegan, All Raw, American, Juice bar, Take-out Only--- Additional Info: Take-away only, raw food vendor in the Chicago French Market at Ogilvie Train Station. Makes organic raw vegan meals, drinks, and snacks, with a focus on nut-free. Salads, raw pizza, super food smoothies, wheat grass shots, coconut water, and rejuvelac. In 2013 opened another location at 51 W Huron St. Open Mon-Sun 7am-9pm.-- Rating: 5 HappyCow(s)

Soul Vegetarian East and The Eternity Juice Bar
205 E 75th St (at King) ~ PH: 773-224-0104
Moderate-- Vegan, Organic, Raw, American, Soul Food, Juice bar, Take-out--- Additional Info: Soul Vegetarian serves comfort soul food that is vegan. Menu varies and might include lasagna, mac-n-cheese, and corn bread, desserts, and others. Brunch on Sunday. The Eternity Juice Bar is owned by the same people, and sells juices, elixirs, sandwiches, deli-style salads, and a few vegan groceries. Open Mon-Thur 7am-10pm, Fri 7am-11pm, Sat 8am-11pm, Sun 8am-9pm.-- Rating: 4.5 HappyCow(s)

Urban Vegan - Lincoln Park
1550 W Fullerton Ave ~ PH: 773-472-8208
Inexpensive-- Vegan, Thai, Take-out, Delivery--- Additional Info: Opened summer 2012, this is a vegan restaurant that serves Thai food. Accepts credit cards. Open Tue-Thur 11am-9:30pm, Fri-Sat 11am-10pm, Sun 11am-9pm.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Urban Vegan - Lake View
1605 W Montrose Ave (at N Ashland Ave) ~ PH: 773-404-1109
Inexpensive-- Vegan, Thai, Take-out, Delivery--- Additional Info: Opened June 2012, this vegan restaurant serves Thai food and is child-friendly. Accepts credit cards. Open Mon 4:30-9:40pm, Tue-Thur 11am-9:30pm, Fri-Sat 11am-10pm, Sun 12-9pm.-- Rating: 4.5 HappyCow(s)

Annapurna
2608 W Devon Ave ~ PH: 773-764-1858
Inexpensive-- Lacto, Indian, Fast food--- Additional Info: Windy City's vegetarian Indian restaurant. Open Mon-Sun 11am-9pm, closed Tue.-- Rating: 5 HappyCow(s)

Earth's Healing Cafe
1942 W Montrose Ave (at Wolcott Ave) ~ PH: 773-728-0598
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Organic, Raw, American, Juice bar--- Additional Info: This cafe is reportedly all vegan but may be uses honey in some items - please let happycow know. Open Mon, Wed-Sun 11am-8pm.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Green Zebra
1460 W Chicago Ave (at Ashland) ~ PH: 312-243-7100
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Western, American, International, Beer/Wine--- Additional Info: Contemporary vegetarian food with seasonal menus. Vegan items are marked. Jan 2013 no longer offering Sunday brunch. The second floor is available for private functions. Accepts credit cards. Open Mon-Thur 5:30-9:30pm, Sat 5-10pm, Sun 5-9pm.-- Rating: 3.5 HappyCow(s)

Ground Control
3315 W Armitage Ave (at Kimball) ~ PH: 773-772-9446
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, American, Latin, Italian, Beer/Wine--- Additional Info: Vegetarian restaurant with eclectic menu featuring in-house-made seitan, fresh pasta, salads, sandwiches, local craft beers, wine and spirits. Many items can be made vegan upon request.
Open Tue-Thur 5-10pm, Fri 5-11pm, Sat 11:30am-11pm, Sun 11:30am-9pm.-- Rating: 3.5 HappyCow(s)

Karyn's Fresh Corner
1901 N Halsted ~ PH: 312-255-1590
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Raw, Take-out--- Additional Info: Menu is all vegan except for honey (this location only, others are all vegan). Slogan is "conscious comfort food." This is also the location of Karyn's Raw Vegan Gourmet Restaurant that's open 11am-3pm and 5:30-10pm, Sunday brunch 11:30am-3:30pm. Open daily 9am-10pm.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Kramer's Health Foods Cafe
230 S Wabash Ave ~ PH: 312-922-0077
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Juice bar, Take-out--- Additional Info: Cafe and juice bar upstairs from health food store. The lunch special is usually vegan, consisting of a burrito or pie, cup of soup, and veggie juice. Takeout and quick-grab fridge is available downstairs at the store. Not wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Open for breakfast and lunch.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Mana Food Bar
1742 W Division St (at Blue line train: Division/Ashland) ~ PH: 773-342-1742
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Asian, International, Juice bar, Beer/Wine, Delivery, Take-out--- Additional Info: Veggie restaurant featuring an eclectic menu comprising ethnic inspired food. Influences from many different world regions. Contemporary decor. Confirmed open May 2012. {"openhours":["Mon-16:00-22:00","Tue-16:00-22:00","Wed-16:00-22:00","Thu-16:00-22:00","Fri-16:00-23:00","Sat-12:00-23:00","Sun-16:00-22:00"],"note":""}-- Rating: 4.5 HappyCow(s)

Mysore Woodlands
2548 W Devon Ave ~ PH: 773-338-8160
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Indian, Pakistani--- Additional Info: Vegetarian Indian restaurant offering South Indian cuisine. Try the rava dosa and medhu vada. Open Sun-Thurs 11am-10pm, Fri-Sat 11-10:30pm.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Quesadilla La Reyna del Sur
2235 N Western Ave ~ PH: 773-235-8807
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Juice bar, Mexican, Take-out--- Additional Info: Opened Jun 2011 this is a vegetarian Mexican cuisine restaurant. Uses some soy meats and vegan Daiya cheese is available on request. Each day a daily dish and a soup. You can find vegan baked goods here. Open Mon-Thur 10am-11pm, Fri 10am-6pm, Sun 10am-10pm.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

The Chicago Diner
3411 N Halsted ~ PH: 773-935-6696
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, American, Bakery, Beer/Wine, Catering--- Additional Info: Providing all vegetarian and mostly vegan American comfort food for brunch and dinner with organic beers and wine, margaritas, vegan bakery, and desserts. Meat free since 1983. Patio seating available. Accepts credit cards. Open Mon-Thur, Sun 11am-10pm, Fri 11am-11pm, Sat 10am-11pm, Sun 10am-10pm.-- Rating: 4.5 HappyCow(s)

The Chicago Diner - Logan Square
2333 N Milwaukee Ave (at Logan Square) ~ PH: 773-252-3211
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Ovo, American, Bakery, Catering, Take-out--- Additional Info: Opened fall-2012, this is the second location of the long-time operating, popular vegetarian restaurant in Chicago. Serves American comfort food. Accepts credit cards. Open Mon-Thur, Sun 10am-10pm, Fri 11am-11pm, Sat 10am-11pm.-- Rating: 5 HappyCow(s)

Udupi Palace
2543 W Devon Ave ~ PH: 773-338-2152
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Indian, Catering, Take-out--- Additional Info: Vegetarian Indian restaurant in Chicago featuring authentic South Indian vegetarian cooking. Open Mon-Sun 11:30am-10pm.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Uru-Swati
2629 W Devon Ave ~ PH: 773-262-5280
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Indian, Take-out, Catering--- Additional Info: Indian cuisines from the North, South, and West Indian regions, as well as chaat. {"openhours":[],"note":""}-- Rating: 5 HappyCow(s)

Victory's Banner
2100 W Roscoe St (at Hoyne) ~ PH: 773-665-0227
Moderate-- Ovo, Lacto, American--- Additional Info: A popular breakfast house with an uplifting spiritual atmosphere. Try the design-your-own scramble, raspberry french toast, and omelets. Sugar packets carry spiritual messages, and the waitstaff wear saris. Small outdoor seating area in summer. Will customize most items. Has outdoor seating. Accepts credit cards. Open 8am-3pm, closed Tueday.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Andies Restaurant
5253 N Clark St (at Berwyn St) ~ PH: 773-784-8616
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Delivery, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Located in the Andersonville neighborhood. On their regular menu they have a separate vegan/vegetarian section where all vegan items are marked clearly. They buy from local farmers whenever possible and also have their own garden. Has outdoor seating. Accepts credit cards. Open Mon-Sun 11am-11pm.-- Rating: 3.5 HappyCow(s)

Asado Coffee Co
1432 W Irving Park Rd (at btwn Southport Ave & Janssen Ave) ~ PH: 773-661-6530
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, American, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Please confirm if there any vegan options available and let HappyCow know. Open Mon-Sun 8am-7pm.-- Rating: 3.5 HappyCow(s)

Baba's Village
310A S Canal St ~ PH: 312-880-0010
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Indian, Pakistani, Take-out, Delivery, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. This restaurant had expanded its vegan selection to include a separate all-vegan menu that includes vegan ginger chicken, baba's special (vegan chicken and beef cooked with veggies), and dairy-free milkshakes. Open Mon-Thur 10am-9pm, Fri 10am-10pm.-- Rating: 3 HappyCow(s)

Bite Cafe
1039 N Western Ave ~ PH: 773-395-2483
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, American, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Part of The Empty Bottle music venue. Has several veggie dishes. Brunch on weekend. {"openhours":[],"note":""}-- Rating: 3 HappyCow(s)

Bombay Spice Grill and Wine
213 E Ohio St Ste 213 ~ PH: 312-477-7657
Moderate-- Lacto, Indian, Beer/Wine, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. American take on Indian cuisine, with marked veggie choices, each menu item with lower calories than traditional Indian. Food is prepared with olive oil rather than ghee or butter. Moved from 450 N Clark St. Accepts credit cards. {"openhours":["Mon-11:00-21:00","Tue-11:00-21:00","Wed-11:00-21:00","Thu-11:00-21:00","Fri-11:00-22:00","Sat-11:00-22:00","Sun-11:00-21:00"],"note":""}-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Bon Bon Sandwiches
2333 W North Ave ~ PH: 773-278-5800
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Vietnamese, Japanese, Take-out, Delivery, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Vietnamese noodles and sandwiches, Japanese ramen and bento foods. Many labeled vegan items including pho (soup), vegan wings, tofu, vegan ramen. Vegan mayo upon request. Free wifi. Casual atmosphere, small shop. Accepts credit cards. Open Mon 11am-5pm, Tue-Sat 11am-10pm, Sun 11am-8pm.-- Rating: 3 HappyCow(s)

Ch'ava Cafe
4656 N Clark St ~ PH: 773-942-6763
Inexpensive-- American, Take-out, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Coffee shop with a menu that includes a vegan sandwich and a vegan soup, plus salads. Has wi-fi. {"openhours":[],"note":""}-- Rating: 3 HappyCow(s)

Cibo Express
10000 W O'Hare Ave (at O'Hare Intl Airport, Terminal 2) ~ PH: 773-462-9824
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Organic, International, Take-out, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Grocery, deli and bakery has some vegan, gluten-free, organic and local items, clearly labeled, including items from Soul Vegetarian. Menu changes regularly. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. {"openhours":[],"note":""}-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Cumin
1414 N Milwaukee Ave (at Wood) ~ PH: 773-342-1414
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Indian, Nepalese, Buffet, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Modern Nepalese and Indian food. The staff is knowledgeable about vegan diet and the day buffet shows which items are vegan. The naan bread, which come out to the table, is not vegan, and you can substitute roti which is vegan. Lots of veg options on menu as well. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. {"openhours":[],"note":""}-- Rating: 3.5 HappyCow(s)

Dimo's Pizza
3463 N Clark St ~ PH: 773-525-4580
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Wide selection of vegan pizza and vegan food. Previously known as Ian's Pizza. {"openhours":["Tue-17:00-01:30","Wed-17:00-01:30","Thu-17:00-02:00","Fri-17:00-03:00","Sat-12:00-04:00","Sun-12:00-00:00"],"note":""}-- Rating: 3.5 HappyCow(s)

Dimo's Pizza - Wicker Park
1615 N Damen Ave ~ PH: 773-525-4580
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Pizza, American, Salad bar, Fast food, Take-out, Delivery, Beer/Wine, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Serves both vegan pizza by the slice and whole vegan pizzas daily with a unique variety of toppings. Serves beer and speciality sodas. Free wifi. Previously known as Ian's Pizza. Has one other location in Chicago as of 12/13. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Open Mon-Sun 11am-3am-ish.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Dragonlady Lounge
3188 N Elston ~ PH: 773-267-1970
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Korean, Latin, Fusion, Fast food, Beer/Wine, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Dive bar that offers vegan Korean and Latin fusion food; reported was originally all vegan but no longer. Large veg food selection. Wheelchair accessible. Cash only. Open Wed-Sun 5-10pm.-- Rating: 3.5 HappyCow(s)

Eat Fit Chicago
1151 S State St ~ PH: 312-566-9220
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, American, Delivery, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Serves various vegetarian and vegan dishes such as quinoa berry breakfast bowl, Asian salad with tofu, vegan wrap, veggies with hummus and more. In addition, all sandwiches and wraps can be made vegan. Accepts credit cards. Open Mon-Sun 6am-9pm.-- Rating: 2 HappyCow(s)

El Faro
3936 W 31st St ~ PH: 773-277-1155
Moderate-- Mexican, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Mexican restaurant offering faux meat and soy cheese as substitute. {"openhours":[],"note":""}-- Rating: 2.5 HappyCow(s)

El Nuevo Mexicano
2914 N Clark St (at W Diversey Pkwy) ~ PH: 773-528-2131
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Delivery, Mexican, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Vegan options include chile rellenos, quesadillas, chimichangas, salads and more. Uses Upton's and Daiya cheeses. Nice comfortable atmosphere. Has outdoor seating. Accepts credit cards. Open Sun-Thu 11:30am-10pm, Fri-Sat 11:30am-11:30pm.-- Rating: 3.5 HappyCow(s)

Ethiopian Diamond II
7537 N Clark St ~ PH: 773-764-2200
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Ethiopian, Buffet, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Delivery, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Ethiopian food with a large selection of vegan entrees. Clearly marked that "all vegetarian dishes are cooked in vegetable oil and contain no eggs, butter, milk or honey." Sunday buffet at this location. Accepts credit cards. {"openhours":["Mon-11:00-22:30","Tue-11:00-22:30","Wed-11:00-22:30","Thu-11:00-22:30","Fri-11:00-23:30","Sat-11:00-23:30","Sun-11:00-22:30"],"note":""}-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Ethiopian Diamond Restaurant
6120 N Broadway ~ PH: 773-338-6100
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Ethiopian, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Ethiopian food in a large open atmosphere. Offers a large selection of vegan food, clearly marked that no animal ingredients used in veg food. Open until 11pm on weekends along with a live jazz band. Accepts credit cards. {"openhours":[],"note":""}-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Falafel and Grill
1317 N Milwaukee Ave (at Paulina) ~ PH: 773-292-8888
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Middle Eastern, Take-out, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Located in the old 7-D location across from K-Mart since fall 2011. Vegan choices include: falafel sandwich, lentil soup, spinach pie, and hummus. The decor is basic and clean. Accepts credit cards. {"openhours":[],"note":""}-- Rating: 3.5 HappyCow(s)

Falafill
3202 N Broadway ~ PH: 773-525-0052
Inexpensive-- Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Fast food, Take-out, Delivery, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Previously all veg but no longer since winter 2012. Falafel eatery with a locations in the area. Menu includes falafel sandwiches, salads, sweet potato fries, potato fries, lentil soup, hummus, and mezze/toppings bar. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Open Mon-Sun 11am-10pm.-- Rating: 3.5 HappyCow(s)

Filter
1373-75 N Milwaukee Ave (at N Ashland Ave) ~ PH: 773-904-7819
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. This coffee shop, located in hip Wicker Park, offers a variety of options for vegans and vegetarians. Daily specials, including a seitan sandwich. Vegan coffee smoothie. Open Mon-Thu 7am-10pm, Fri-Sat 7am-9pm, Sun 8am-9pm.-- Rating: 3 HappyCow(s)

Flat Top Grill - Lakeview
3200 Southport Ave ~ PH: 773-665-8100
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Chinese, Asian, Buffet, Beer/Wine, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Part of chain offering Mongolian style stir fry meals. Create-your-own stir fry with choice of fresh veggies plus vegetarian protein such as seitan, faux meat, tempeh, and tofu. Most sauces are vegan and labeled. Will cook vegetarian stir fry on separate grill upon request. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. {"openhours":[],"note":""}-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Flat Top Grill - The Loop
30 S Wabash Ave (at The Loop) ~ PH: 312-726-8400
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, Chinese, Asian, Buffet, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Part of chain restaurant offering Mongolian stir-fry meals. The main feature is the create-your-own-stirfry bar where you choose the veggies and even faux meat (vegan except Quorn), and have it stir-fried. Most sauces are vegan, and there is a chart showing which are. Ask the staff to cook your dish separately. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Open Mon-Fri 11am-10pm, Sat-Sun 10:30am-10pm.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Flying Saucer
1123 N California Ave (at W Haddon Ave) ~ PH: 773-342-9076
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, American, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. This hipster style diner offers several vegan and vegetarian options and is a recommended restaurant on several Chicago vegan lists. {"openhours":[],"note":""}-- Rating: 3 HappyCow(s)

freshii - Michigan Ave
835 N Michigan Ave (at Chestnut) ~ PH: 312-202-9009
Inexpensive-- Ovo, Lacto, Organic, Salad bar, Fast food, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. International fast food chain restaurant where you can customize wraps, bowls, and salads. Choose from many kinds of vegetables plus there is brown rice and a grilled tofu protein option. Open Mon-Sat 7am-9pm, Sun 8am-8pm.-- Rating: 2.5 HappyCow(s)

freshii - Monroe
200 W Monroe St ~ PH: 312-269-0995
Inexpensive-- Ovo, Lacto, Organic, Salad bar, Fast food, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. International fast food chain restaurant where you can customize wraps, bowls, and salads. Choose from many kinds of vegetables plus there is brown rice and a grilled tofu protein option. Open Mon-Sat 7am-9pm, Sun 8am-8pm.-- Rating: 3 HappyCow(s)

freshii - Wacker
311 S Wacker Dr ~ PH: 312-435-0311
Inexpensive-- Ovo, Lacto, Organic, Salad bar, Fast food, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. International fast food chain restaurant where you can customize wraps, bowls, and salads. Choose from many kinds of vegetables plus there is brown rice and a grilled tofu protein option. Cash only. Open Mon Fri 7am-4:30pm-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Fritz Pastry
1408 W Diversey Pkwy ~ PH: 773-857-2989
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, American, Bakery, Take-out, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Has vegan choices in soups, sandwiches, hot chocolate, coffee, and pastries like vegan donuts and cupcakes. Vegan items are not advertised, so you need to ask. No gelatin, lard, or eggs in the non-vegan stuff. Open Mon-Fri 7am-1pm, Sat-Sun 8am-2pm.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Hamachi Sushi Bar
2801 W Howard (at N California Ave) ~ PH: 773-293-6904
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Japanese, Take-out, Delivery, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Kosher sushi bar. Only meat served is fish, no dairy. Variety of vegan rolls. Accepts credit cards. {"openhours":[],"note":""}-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Handlebar
2311 W North Ave (at North & Western) ~ PH: 773-384-9546
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Beer/Wine, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. All vegetarian except for fish. Casual atmosphere. Has outdoor seating. {"openhours":[],"note":""}-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Hannah's Bretzel
180 W Washington (at Wells) ~ PH: 312-621-1111
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Organic, American, Take-out only, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Organic carry-out eatery. Uses environmentally friendly products, bags, containers. Busy at lunch. {"openhours":[],"note":""}-- Rating: 3.5 HappyCow(s)

Heartland Cafe
7000 N Glenwood Ave (at W Lunt Ave) ~ PH: 773-465-8005
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Organic, Delivery, Catering, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Offers some vegan and vegetarian options. Desserts made in-house. {"openhours":[],"note":""}-- Rating: 3.5 HappyCow(s)

Hema's Kitchen
2411 N Clark St ~ PH: 773-529-1705
Inexpensive-- Lacto, Indian, Take-out, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Indian food restaurant. Menu has a selection of vegetarian entrees. BYOB. Accepts credit cards. {"openhours":[],"note":""}-- Rating: Not rated yet

Huey's Hot Dogs
1507 W Balmoral Ave (at N Clark St, in Andersonville) ~ PH: 773-293-4800
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, American, Fast food, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Has a separate menu for vegans and vegetarians which includes vegan hot dog served Chicago style or any style you want, plus burgers, chili, and salads. Open Mon-Thur 11am-9pm, Fri-Sat 11am-10pm, Sun 11am-8pm.-- Rating: 3 HappyCow(s)

Indio 2
3930 W 63rd St ~ PH: 773-884-1800
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, Mexican, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Sister restaurant to El Faro - has a separate vegetarian menu with veggie meats.
http://chicago.menupages.com/restaurants/indio-2/menu Open Mon-Thur 8 am-10 pm, Fri-Sat 8am-11pm.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Irazu
1865 N Milwaukee Ave ~ PH: 773-252-5687
Inexpensive-- Lacto, Costa Rican, BYOB, Take-out, Catering, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Though a meaty menu, there is a small labeled vegetarian section, and you can ask to leave out cheese or dairy to make a dish vegan. Fun and fresh atmosphere. Prices cheap to moderate. Has outdoor seating. Cash only. Open Mon-Sat 11:30am-9:30pm.-- Rating: 3 HappyCow(s)

Jaipur
847 W Randolph St (at Peoria) ~ PH: 312-526-3655
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Indian, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Broad, Indian menu. Plenty of vegan options. Several vegan sauces, and staff willing to work with dietary and spice restrictions. Nice atmosphere. Photos of India on the walls. Very friendly staff. Has outdoor seating. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. {"openhours":[],"note":""}-- Rating: 3 HappyCow(s)

Kim and Carlos Hot Dog Stand
1400 S Lake Shore Dr, Museum Campus ~ PH: n/a
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, American, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Located just outside Shedd Aquarium. Offers vegan hot dogs made by Soy Boy. Ingredient list on window notes them as vegan. Cash only. {"openhours":[],"note":""}-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Kingsbury Street Cafe
1523 N Kingsbury St ~ PH: 312-280-1718
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, American, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. A cafe with some vegan offerings including chia seed pudding, breakfast garden tofu scramble, vegan "tuna" melt, veggie burger, and a veggie sandwich. Located directly across from Whole Foods Market. Open Mon-Tue 8am-3pm, Wed-Fri 8am-9pm, Sat 9 am-9pm, Sun 9am-3pm.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Kopi Cafe
5317 N Clark St (at Berwyn stop on the Red Line) ~ PH: 773-989-5674
Moderate-- Ovo, Lacto, American, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Previously all veg and before that not. A bohemian café that has grown out of its Bohemianism. Smoothies, teas, coffee drinks. Vegan options are limited, but many lacto-ovo vegetarian choices. Has wi-fi. Also a small store of Indian exports. Location (Andersonville) is in a calm, tree-lined, charming part of Chicago. Directions: Exit at the Berwyn stop on the Red Line (Dan Ryan), walk 5 blocks west from El station to Clark St. Has outdoor seating. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Open Mon-Thur 8am-11pm, Fri 8am-12am, Sat 9am-12am, Sun 10am-11pm.-- Rating: 3 HappyCow(s)

La Cantina
1911 S Michigan Ave ~ PH: 312-842-1911
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, Mexican, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. A small Mexican restaurant in the South Loop with a full bar and a separate vegan menu. Accepts credit cards. {"openhours":[],"note":""}-- Rating: Not rated yet

La Cocina Logan Square
2901 N Kedzie Ave ~ PH: 773-588-5799
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, American, Mexican, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Offers vegan items using seitan and vegan cheese, prepared in separate area from meat The beans and vegetables are made with a little oil and not lard. {"openhours":[],"note":""}-- Rating: Not rated yet

Lalibela Ethiopian Restaurant
5631 N Ashland Ave ~ PH: 773-944-0585
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Ethiopian, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Ethiopian restaurant with a large veg section on the menu, around 13-14 itesm. The vegan items are served on separate platters from the meat ones. Open Tue-Sun 11:30am-10pm.-- Rating: 3.5 HappyCow(s)

Little Goat Diner
820 W Randolph St (at Halsted) ~ PH: 312-888-3455
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, American, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. As of April 2014, although not available on their website, is a separate vegan menu. Open Mon-Sun 7am-2am.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Los Portales Mexican
1418 W Morse Ave (at Glenwood) ~ PH: 773-465-5221
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Fast food, Take-out, Mexican, Delivery, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. A colorful Mexican food eatery with a page on its menu listing vegetarian and vegan entrees. Tofu and seitan are offered; no vegan cheese yet. Accepts credit cards. Open Sun-Thur 10am-10pm, Fri-Sat 10am-11pm.-- Rating: 2 HappyCow(s)

Lyfe Kitchen - Chicago
413 N Clark St (at River North area) ~ PH: 312-836-5933
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, Organic, American, Pizza, Juice bar, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Opened Nov 2013, it's the 4th location of this healthier eating concept restaurant. Offers a separate vegan menu with range of choices including flatbreads with vegan cheese, soups, salads, quinoa crunch wrap, Gardein chickn burger, mains like risotto and ravioli. Selection of refreshing beverages made with fruit and chia seeds. Accepts credit cards. {"openhours":[],"note":""}-- Rating: 3.5 HappyCow(s)

m henry
5707 N Clark (at W Hollywood Ave) ~ PH: 773-561-1600
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, Organic, American, BYOB, Take-out, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. This cozy restaurant/bakery offers close to 40% vegan options, including the vegan epiphany and many others. Accepts credit cards. {"openhours":["Tue-07:00-14:30","Wed-07:00-14:30","Thu-07:00-14:30","Fri-07:00-14:30","Sat-08:00-15:00","Sun-08:00-15:00"],"note":""}-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

M Kafe
1136 W Thorndale Ave (at Broadway Ave) ~ PH: 773-878-8060
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Thai, Japanese, Vietnamese, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Little space right next to the Thorndale CTA station. Lots of vegan menu options. BYOB. Accepts credit cards. {"openhours":[],"note":""}-- Rating: Not rated yet

Meli Cafe and Juice Bar
540 N Wells St ~ PH: 312-527-1850
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, American, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Has a separate vegan, vegetarian, and gluten-free menu. Additional locations. Open Mon-Sun 6am-3pm.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Metropolis Coffee
1039 W Granville Ave ~ PH: 773-764-0400
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, American, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Edgewater/Rogers Park coffee house with an in-house food menu since early 2010. Offering sandwiches, salads, soups (in colder weather), snacks, as well as a full line of vegan pastries made by a vegan chef. Roasts coffees from around the world and works with communities to help develop and promote fair trade in the coffee industry. Free wi-fi. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. {"openhours":["Mon-06:00-20:00","Tue-06:00-20:00","Wed-06:00-20:00","Thu-06:00-20:00","Fri-06:00-20:00","Sat-06:30-20:00","Sun-07:00-20:00"],"note":""}-- Rating: 3 HappyCow(s)

New York Deli
2921 N Clark St ~ PH: 773-549-3328
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, American, Take-out, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Has a selection of vegan choices including the chik'n parm, seitan gyro, an SLT, the John Lennon which is hummus, fresh veggies, and daiya cheese. Also has vegan desserts. {"openhours":[],"note":""}-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Nhu Lan Saigon Subs 2
602 W Belmont ~ PH: 778-857-6868
Inexpensive-- Vietnamese, Fast food, Take-out, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Little Vietnamese eatery offering primarily sandwiches/subs alongside bubble teas and smoothies. Has a few vegan subs including a ginger tofu, lemongrass tofu, vegan ham, plus spring rolls. Makes its own bread. Two locations in the city. Accepts credit cards. Open Mon, Wed-Sun 11am-9pm.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Northdown Cafe and Taproom
3244 N Lincoln Ave ~ PH: 773-697-7578
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, American, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Some menu items can be made vegan with vegan meat and vegan cheese. A kind of place to eat with non-veg people. Open Mon-Fri 11am-2am, Sat-Sun 9am-2am.-- Rating: 3.5 HappyCow(s)

Parts and Labor
2700 N Milwaukee Ave ~ PH: 773-360-7840
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, American, Beer/Wine, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. A vegan double cheeseburger made with a black bean patty, Daiya, and Vegenaise is offered as a $10 deal. It also comes with a side and either a shot or a beer for that price. A progressive hip open air bar with large tables and some communal sitting areas. Very industrial interior with a comfy feel. Free wi-fi. If you use the ATM on site, you get a free shot when you show them your receipt. Free parking in back. Has outdoor seating. Cash only. Open Sun-Fri 4pm-2am, Sat 4pm-3am.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Pick Me Up Cafe
3408 N Clark St ~ PH: 773-248-6613
Inexpensive-- American, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Has vegan french toast, tofu scramble, vegan cakes, vegan shakes and coffees, vegan pancakes, veggie burgers, and more. NOTE: ask if fried items are fried in separate oil from meats or not. {"openhours":[],"note":""}-- Rating: 3.5 HappyCow(s)

Pizzeria Brandi
67 E Cermak (at South Loop) ~ PH: 312-794-5900
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, Pizza, Take-out, Delivery, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. A small pizza place that offers vegan pizza; under the same ownership as La Cantina. The owner is becoming more vegan aware. Accepts credit cards. Open Mon-Sat 11am-11pm, Sun 12-10pm.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Protein Bar - Franklin St
235 S Franklin St ~ PH: 312-346-7300
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, American, Take-out, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Chain of healthier food concept restaurant. Menu has tofu and vegan cheese, quinoa, vegetarian chili with soy protein, and non-dairy milk. {"openhours":[],"note":""}-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Protein Bar - Lake St
10 W Lake St (at Leo Burnett Building) ~ PH: 312-346-7300
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, American, Take-out, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Chain of healthier food concept restaurant. Menu has tofu and vegan cheese, quinoa, vegetarian chili with soy protein, and non-dairy milk. {"openhours":[],"note":""}-- Rating: 3.5 HappyCow(s)

Protein Bar - River North
352 N Clark St ~ PH: 312-527-0450
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, American, Take-out, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Chain of healthier food concept restaurant. Menu has tofu and vegan cheese, quinoa, vegetarian chili with soy protein, and non-dairy milk. {"openhours":[],"note":""}-- Rating: 3.5 HappyCow(s)

Ras Dashen
5844 N Broadway (at Ardmore) ~ PH: 773-506-9601
Moderate-- Ethiopian, African, Beer/Wine, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Ethiopian food typically offers a number of spiced vegetable dishes. Live music Sunday. Atmosphere is relaxed. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. {"openhours":[],"note":""}-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Revolution Brewing Co
2323 N Milwaukee Ave (at California) ~ PH: 773-227-2739
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, American, Beer/Wine, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Vegetarian and vegan options denoted with a V on menu. Has vegan pizza, several vegan sandwiches, and rotating vegan specials. Accepts credit cards. {"openhours":[],"note":""}-- Rating: 3.5 HappyCow(s)

Roti Mediterranean Grill
200 W Randolph (at Wells) ~ PH: 312-332-6013
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Middle Eastern, Mediterranean, Catering, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Chain restaurant with multiple locations. Offers falafel and vegetables in sandwiches and bowls made to order and other vegan choices. Has gluten-free pita bread. Vegan information available on website. Locations in Chicago, Washington DC, New York, Maryland and Virginia. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Open Mon-Fri 10am-8pm, Sat 11am-4pm, closed Sun.-- Rating: 2 HappyCow(s)

Santullos Eatery
1943 W North Ave, Wicker Park (at Milwaukee Ave) ~ PH: 773-227-7960
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, Pizza, Italian, Take-out, Delivery, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Offers a multitude of vegan items, including whole pizzas, sandwiches, brownies, salads. Also on Monday and Tuesday vegan pizza slices with Daiya cheese and seitan are available. Open late on Friday and Saturday. Ample seating. Free wi-fi. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Open Mon-Thur, Sun 11am-11pm, Fri-Sat 11am-3am.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Sultan's Market - Lincoln Park
2521 N Clark St ~ PH: 312-638-9151
Inexpensive-- Middle Eastern, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Has vegan items clearly marked on menu, including a falafel sandwich, vegan spinach pie, hummus, and baklava. chicagofalafel.com {"openhours":[],"note":""}-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Sultan's Market - Wicker Park
2057 W North Ave ~ PH: 773-235-3072
Inexpensive-- Middle Eastern, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Has vegan items marked on menu, including a falafel sandwich, vegan spinach pie, hummus, and baklava. {"openhours":[],"note":""}-- Rating: 3.5 HappyCow(s)

Taste Buds
4123 W Madison St ~ PH: 773-722-8277
Inexpensive-- Lacto, American, Fast food, Take-out, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Could get a vegan chicken/steak for cheesesteak sandwich, but be sure to ask to omit cheese and mayonaise. Accepts credit cards. Open Mon-Sat 10am-5am, Sun 10am-3am.-- Rating: Not rated yet

The Boiler Room
2210 N California Ave (at N Milwaukee Ave) ~ PH: 773-276-5625
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Pizza, American, Take-out, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Could build-your-own pizza with toppings like Daiya vegan cheese and mock meats (bacon, sausage, beef crumbles, pepperoni). Different veggie slice each day; on Tuesdays it's always vegan. The building is eco-friendly in that it is fully solar powered, some seats are recycled items and the bathroom doors are made out of old subway doors. Has outdoor seating. Cash only. Open Mon-Fri 4pm-2am, Sat 12pm-3am, Sun 12pm-2am.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Underground Wonder Bar
710 N Clark St ~ PH: 312-266-7761
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, American, Beer/Wine, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Live music venue and bar. Owner is vegan. The kitchen keeps on hand dairy-free cheese and makes breakfast-all-day food which includes a scrambled tofu, quesadilla and pizza with vegan cheese. Try the vegan reuben sandwich or the vegan Caesar salad. All desserts are vegan and 90% of products served are organic. Has outdoor seating. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Open Mon-Sun 5pm-3:30am.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Vegetarian Express
3109 N Halsted (at N Clark St) ~ PH: 773-880-9155
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, American, Mexican, Bakery, Juice bar, Delivery, Take-out, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. All vegetarian except for tuna fish. Extensive menu, most of which can be made vegan. All baked goods are vegan. Offers raw desserts, salads, other raw food, smoothies, fresh juices, panini sandwiches, and main entrees. Accepts credit cards. Open Mon-Sun 8am-10pm.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Vermilion
10 W Hubbard St ~ PH: 312-527-4060
Expensive-- Vegan-friendly, Latin American, Indian, Fusion, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. An upscale restaurant headed by chef Maneet Chauhan, a judge from the TV show "Chopped." Has an extensive separate vegetarian menu that can be adapted to the vegan diet upon request. You can get the vegetarian tasting menu made vegan. Open Mon-Fri 11:30am-2:30pm, Mon-Thur, Sun 5-10pm, Fri-Sat 5-11pm.-- Rating: 2.5 HappyCow(s)

Vora
1028 N Clark ~ PH: 312-929-2035
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Chinese, Japanese, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. There are many vegan choices such as tofu and fresh veggies dishes, spring rolls, sushi and much more. {"openhours":[],"note":""}-- Rating: Not rated yet

West Town Bakery and Diner
1916 W Chicago Ave (at N Damen Ave) ~ PH: 773-904-1414
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, American, Bakery, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Diner and bakery features a glass-walled kitchen where you could watch the kitchen bake. Has street-side cake building station. Diner is open til 4pm, bakery later. On the menu is a vegan sandwich, vegan pancakes and waffles, granola; also could modify a few of the vegetarian items to vegan. Prior to Aug 2012 operated as Bleeding Heart Bakery and Cafe. {"openhours":[],"note":""}-- Rating: 3.5 HappyCow(s)

Yummy Yummy
2901 N Broadway (at Surf) ~ PH: 773-525-6677
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Chinese, Take-out, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. A vegetarian friendly restaurant in Chicago. Has a smoothie bar and many mock meat dishes. Formerly Szechuan Garden. Accepts credit cards. Open Mon-Sun 12-10:30pm.-- Rating: 3.5 HappyCow(s)

Zaytune Mediterranean Grill
3129 S Morgan St ~ PH: 773-254-6300
Inexpensive-- Middle Eastern, Mediterranean, Take-out, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Meat-heavy menu but reportedly known for its falafel, hummus, and baba gannoush. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Open Mon-Sun 11am-9pm.-- Rating: Not rated yet


Health Food Stores, Vegan Shops, Vegan Bakeries, Vegetarian B&Bs, Veg Catering, Veg*n Organizations: (46 Listings)

Bonne Sante
1512 E 53rd St ~ PH: 773-667-5700
Organic produce, juice bar, vitamins. {"openhours":[],"note":""}-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Bronzville Community Market
4400 Cottage Grove Ave ~ PH: n/a
Community market selling fresh organic produce. Find hot, cooked vegan organic food at Yah's Cuisine Catering booth. Sundays 10am-3pm, May through October.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Chicago Health Foods
22 W Maple St (at N State St) ~ PH: 312-642-2220
Health food market with many vegan items, including freshly made vegan wraps and other carry out food items. Open Mon-Fri 9:30am-7pm, Sat 10am-6:30pm, Sun 10am-6pm.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Creative Tea Caffe and Gourmet DeLivery
28 E 112th Pl ~ PH: 773-733-0126
Vegan, American, Catering, Delivery, Take-outTearoom cafe re-launch in Sept 2014 (call); previously at 8658 S Cottage Grove Ave 'til 2013. Offering grab n go food. Hosts live music and reggae nights, cooking classes. Open daily 10am-10pm.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Green Grocer Chicago
1420 W Grand Ave ~ PH: 312-624-9508
Organic food, vegan and gluten free options, and more. Works with Midwestern farmers and producers to provide freshest food available while supporting the local economy. {"openhours":[],"note":""}-- Rating: 5 HappyCow(s)

Kramer's Health Foods
230 S Wabash Ave ~ PH: 312-922-0077
Independent health food store with a vegetarian cafe upstairs that's open for breakfast and lunch. Store has a quick-grab food fridge. Wheelchair accessible ground floor only. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Open 9-5.-- Rating: 4.5 HappyCow(s)

Life Spring Health Foods and Juice Bar
3178 N Clark St (at Belmont) ~ PH: 773-327-1023
Carries supplements, protein powders, snacks, and drinks. {"openhours":[],"note":""}-- Rating: 4.5 HappyCow(s)

New Life Health Foods
3141 W Roosevelt (at Kedzie Ave) ~ PH: 773-762-1090
Near Douglas Park. Previously a restaurant, now a store only, selling vegetarian groceries. {"openhours":[],"note":""}-- Rating: 2.5 HappyCow(s)

Newleaf Natural Grocery
1261 W Loyola Ave (at Lakewood) ~ PH: 773-743-0400
Organic Produce, Deli, Vitamins. Ask about weekly organic produce subscriptions! {"openhours":[],"note":""}-- Rating: Not rated yet

Plum Market
1233 N Wells St ~ PH: 312-229-1400
Natural foods market with deli, hot food bar, salad bar, fresh local products, organic produce, grocery, vitamins, and more. {"openhours":["Mon-08:00-22:00","Tue-08:00-22:00","Wed-08:00-22:00","Thu-08:00-22:00","Fri-08:00-22:00","Sat-08:00-22:00","Sun-08:00-22:00"],"note":""}-- Rating: Not rated yet

Southtown Health Foods
2100 W 95th St ~ PH: 773-233-1856
A long-time family-owned health food shop with a juice bar counter inside, moved to this location in 1990. Open Mon-Wed, Fri-Sat 9:30am–5:30pm, Thur 9:30am-8pm.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Trader Joe's - Diversey Parkway
667 W Diversey Pkwy ~ PH: 773-935-7255
Part of specialty food chain. Has vegetarian and vegan food, natural personal hygiene products, household cleaners, vitamins, pet food. Accepts credit cards. {"openhours":[],"note":"Open daily."}-- Rating: 3 HappyCow(s)

Trader Joe's - Lincoln Park
1840 N Clybourn Ave 200 ~ PH: 312-274-9733
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. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Open daily.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Trader Joe's - River North
44 E Ontario St ~ PH: 312-951-6369
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. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Open daily.-- Rating: 2.5 HappyCow(s)

Trader Joe's - South Loop
1147 S Wabash Ave ~ PH: 312-588-0489
Part of specialty food chain. Has vegetarian and vegan food, natural personal hygiene products, household cleaners, vitamins, pet food. Accepts credit cards. {"openhours":[],"note":""}-- Rating: 3.5 HappyCow(s)

Trader Joes - N Lincoln
3745 N Lincoln Ave ~ PH: 773-248-4920
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. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Open daily.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

True Nature Foods
6034 N Broadway St ~ PH: 773-465-6400
Organic community market selling fresh vegetables, natural foods, and products. {"openhours":[],"note":""}-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Urban Orchard
5212 N Clark St ~ PH: 773-754-7235
A local market located in Andersonville.Offerings include local produce and locally made products. Vegan options include items from local vendors such as Upton's seitan products, Chicago Soy Dairy, cookies from Cave Girl, vegan items from Cookie Bar, etc. Open Mon-Sun 8am-9pm.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

W Grocer
2060 W North Ave ~ PH: 773-697-4075
Stocks many vegan and vegetarian food, including vegan ice cream, several meat substitutes, juices, veganaise, tofurkey. Also a full service deli and full line of produce, mostly organic and local, sandwiches, and grocery. New location since June 2009. Located opposite Sultans Market. Accepts credit cards. Open Mon-Thur, Sun 9am-12 midnight, Fri-Sat 9am-1am.-- Rating: 4.5 HappyCow(s)

Whole Foods Market
6020 N Cicero Ave (at Sauganash area) ~ PH: 773-205-1100
Part of large natural foods supermarket chain. Has fresh fruits and vegetables including organic produce, deli, vitamins, supplements, personal care products, grocery, and more. Accepts credit cards. {"openhours":[],"note":""}-- Rating: 2.5 HappyCow(s)

Whole Foods Market - Gold Coast
30 W Huron St ~ PH: 312-932-9600
Part of large natural foods supermarket chain. Has fresh fruits and vegetables including organic produce, deli food, vitamins, supplements, personal care products, grocery, and much more. Accepts credit cards. Open daily.-- Rating: 3.5 HappyCow(s)

Whole Foods Market - Lakeview
3300 N Ashland (at /in Lakeview) ~ PH: 773-244-4200
Part of large natural foods supermarket chain. Has fresh fruits and vegetables including organic produce, deli food, vitamins, supplements, personal care products, grocery, and more. Accepts credit cards. Open daily.-- Rating: 4.5 HappyCow(s)

Whole Foods Market - Lincoln Park
1550 N Kingsbury St ~ PH: 312-587-0648
Part of large natural foods supermarket chain. Has fresh fruits and vegetables including organic produce, deli, hot foods and salad bar, vitamins, supplements, personal care products, grocery, coffee bar, and more. Accepts credit cards. Open daily.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Whole Foods Market - Northalsted
3640 N Halsted St ~ PH: 773-472-0400
Part of large natural foods supermarket chain. Has fresh fruits and vegetables including organic produce, deli food, vitamins, supplements, personal care products, grocery, and more. Accepts credit cards. Open daily.-- Rating: 3 HappyCow(s)

Whole Foods Market - South Loop
1101 S Canal St ~ PH: 312-435-4600
Part of large natural foods supermarket chain. Has everything from fresh fruit and vegetable including organic produce, to vitamins and supplements, bakery, deli, environmentally friendly household products, personal care products, frozen and refrigerated food, grocery and more. Accepts credit cards. {"openhours":[],"note":""}-- Rating: 4.5 HappyCow(s)

Azucar Vegan Bakery
2235 N Western Ave ~ PH: 773-235-8807
No storefront; Chicago delivery only or pick-up by arrangement. {"openhours":[],"note":""}-- Rating: 5 HappyCow(s)

Bot Bakery
W Logan Blvd & N Miliwaukee (at Logan Square) ~ PH: 773-495-4615
Gluten free, organic, vegan bakery booth at the Logan Square Farmers Market; also sells as stores in Chicago. Open Sun 10am-3pm.-- Rating: 3 HappyCow(s)

Hilary's Cookies
4917 N Lincoln Ave (at N Western Ave) ~ PH: 312-285-5055
Cookie shop that also offers a line of vegan cookies. Please call to see if has an actual storefront, and let happycow know. {"openhours":[],"note":""}-- Rating: 5 HappyCow(s)

Sweet Cakes Bakery
1223 N Milwaukee ~ PH: 773-772-5771
A father and daughter operated bakery cafe offering a varied range of baked products including some vegan ones. The vegan items are not always labeled as such, so ask. Has wi-fi. Moved from 901 N Damen Ave in early-2014. Accepts credit cards. Open Mon-Fri 7am-2pm, Sat-Sun 8 am-3pm.-- Rating: 4.5 HappyCow(s)

BGabs Goodies
Chicago area ~ PH: 773-251-3071
Now offering healthy lifestyle coaching and raw catering. Its retail space at 6100 S Blackstone Ave had shut down in early-2014. {"openhours":[],"note":""}-- Rating: 5 HappyCow(s)

Majani Catering
5032 S State St ~ PH: 773-507-8280
Vegan catering service by Chef Tsadakeeyah. {"openhours":[],"note":""}-- Rating: 5 HappyCow(s)

Soul Vegan
Chicago area ~ PH: 773-454-4494
Plant-based soul food catering. Its foods are sold in area stores. {"openhours":[],"note":""}-- Rating: 5 HappyCow(s)

Ste Martaen
Chicago area ~ PH: 312-857-4393
Ste Martaen operated Soul Vegetarian Express vegan food truck stopped operating in Apr 2013. Now offering only catering and occasional pop-ups. {"openhours":[],"note":""}-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Verite Catering
Chicago area ~ PH: 917-410-0295
Upscale vegan catering company. {"openhours":[],"note":""}-- Rating: Not rated yet

EarthSave Chicago
P.O. Box 477898 ~ PH: 708-531-8910
EarthSave educates people about the powerful effects our food choices have on the environment, our health and all life on Earth, and encourages a shift toward a healthy, plant-based diet.With your membership and support, EarthSave programs and local groups make a bigger difference across the world. {"openhours":[],"note":""}-- Rating: Not rated yet

Logan Square Farmers Market
W Logan Blvd & N Miliwaukee Ave (at Logan Square) ~ PH: 773-489-3222
Farmers market with 50+ vendors. Open Sun 10am-3pm.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Do-Rite Donuts
50 W Randolph St (at Clark) ~ PH: 312-488-2483
Coffee and donut shop. Offers one daily vegan donut option - call ahead to confirm availability before you go. Open Mon-Fri 6:30am-2pm, Sat-Sun 7am-2pm.-- Rating: 3.5 HappyCow(s)

George's Ice Cream and Sweets
5306 N Clark St ~ PH: 773-271-7600
Local ice cream shop located in Andersonville, established in 2009. Offerings include usually 4 vegan ice cream flavors and has vegan cones. Also offers vegan cupcakes from Sweet Cakes bakery. Also makes some food like panini and crepes. Open Mon-Fri 12-10pm, Sat 11am-11pm, Sun 11am-10pm.-- Rating: 3.5 HappyCow(s)

Green Corner
1880 N Damen (at W Armitage) ~ PH: 773-292-4393
All organic juice bar, specializing in organic juice cleanses. Has outdoor seating. Accepts credit cards. Open Mon-Sun 7:30am-6pm.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Greenheart Shop
1714 N Wells St ~ PH: 312-264-1625
Eco, fair-trade non-profit shop selling a variety of goods including recycled accessories and handbags, kitchen goods, home decor, gourmet treats, cookbooks, cruelty-free leather, boutique jewelry, and toys. Moved from 1911 W Division St summer 2013. Open Mon-Fri 10am-7pm, Sat 10am-6pm, Sun 10am-5pm.-- Rating: 3.5 HappyCow(s)

iCream Cafe
1537 N Milwaukee Ave ~ PH: 773-342-2834
An ice cream shop with many vegan options, including puddings. Go to their website and click "Lab" where it show that soy ice cream is an option. {"openhours":[],"note":""}-- Rating: 3.5 HappyCow(s)

Jus Juus
1442 N Milwaukee ~ PH: 312-818-8006
Raw juices and smoothie bar, opened May 2014. Accepts credit cards. Open Mon-Sat 7am-8pm, Sun 7am-6pm.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Peeled
1571 N Sheffield Ave (at Old Town) ~ PH: 312-266-7335
Lincoln Park juice bar serving cold-pressed juices, smoothies, nut milks, and wheatgrass shots made using organic, locally sourced produce. Beverages are around $7-$8 each. Menu seems to be all vegan. Open Mon-Sun 8am-8pm.-- Rating: 3 HappyCow(s)

Roots Hair Salon
1140 W Grand Ave ~ PH: 312-666-6466
A cruelty-free, organic, eco-friendly hair salon, opened since 2001. {"openhours":[],"note":""}-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Starship Salon
2503 W Chicago Ave ~ PH: 773-697-8090
Uses cruelty free, vegan friendly, and environmentally responsible beauty products with focus on natural ingredients. {"openhours":[],"note":""}-- Rating: 5 HappyCow(s)

The Wormhole Coffee
1462 N Milwaukee Ave (at Honore St) ~ PH: 773-661-2468
Coffeehouse has soy milk option along with vegan desserts. Has wi-fi. Open Mon-Sun 7am-11pm.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

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