23 Vegan / Vegetarian Friendly Restaurants
New Road, near Bhat Bhateni Store, Pokhara, Nepal
Cuisine: Lacto, Pizza, Chinese, Indian, Fast food, Take-out, Indo-Chinese
Part of a chain of Indian sweets and fast food vegetarian eateries. Has outlets in Kathmandu as well as in Pokhara and Biratnagar, serving North and South Indian food, Chinese and Nepali dishes, snacks and sweets, some of which are vegan and possibly others could be made vegan upon request, so please inquire.
Lakeside Khahare (at Phewa Marga), Pokhara, Nepal
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Japanese, Organic, Raw, Juice bar, Take-out, Bakery, Fusion, Honey
Focus is on Ayurvedic and healthy cooking with breakfast, lunch, sweets, almond milk and cashew milk, create-you-own juice and smoothie.
Shivamandir Marg, Gauri Ghat, Lake Side 6, Pokhara, Nepal
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Chinese, International, Beer/Wine
Cafe attached to Gauri Shankar Guest House. Breakfast until 12pm then snacks, soup and cakes. Try the Nepali national dish, dal bhaat takali, which must be ordered by 5pm to eat between 7-9pm. Library and a quaint garden to sit in are available. Directions: Go down the street near Gauri Ghat that is across from the Ghat; restaurant is on Shivamandir street, next to City Inn Hotel.
Center Point complex, Baidam 6, Lake Side, Pokhara, Nepal
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Pizza, Indian, International, Western, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Israeli, Nepalese
Lakeside restaurant on 3 floors, reported to be all vegetarian. Its first outlet is in Kathmandu. Offers breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Falafel, hummus, vegan breakfast, tagine, organic salads, shakshuka, tahini, pakora, and more.
Baidam Rd, Pokhara, Nepal
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Organic, Asian, Honey, Nepalean
Little local, family-owned vegetarian restaurant with a lake view. Serves healthy organic food with many vegan options such as yoga breakfast, veg momos, chow mein, fruit salad, soups and many teas. Healing herbs available too. (Note from HappyCow: Please send us an update with any contact information you might have - thank you!)
Middle Path St, Lake Side, Baidam Road 6 (at opposite Hotel Mountain Top), Pokhara, Nepal
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Indian, Italian, Mexican
All vegetarian Indian restaurant with an extensive western menu and vegan options. Vegans may need to specify to avoid dairy.
Shivamandir Marg (at Peace Eye Guest House), Pokhara, Nepal
Cuisine: Lacto, Ovo, International, Beer/Wine, Asian, Nepali
Vegetarian restaurant in Lakeside in front of the Fewa Holiday Inn hotel. Relaxed atmosphere. Limited vegan options, but staff are knowledgeable - ask.
Lakeside, Pokhara, Nepal
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Beer/Wine, Nepalese
Small vegetarian restaurant serving Nepali cuisine with a few international items, a selection of tea and beverages. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Try the simi nariwhal which is stir-fried green beans with toasted coconut over rice. Tara will modify dishes to suit your needs. Located at the back of the Metro Chitra Wears shop, south of Barahi Chowk.
Shiva Mandir Marg, Lakeside Road, Pokhara, Nepal
Cuisine: Lacto, Ovo, Organic, Take-out, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Coffee house with plant based milk for the variations of coffees, plus other vegan items, so please inquire and send updates.
Lakeside-6, Khahare, Pokhara, Nepal
+977-982-5167217 - 16
Cuisine: Lacto, Ovo, Indian, Organic, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Spanish, Nepalean, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Spanish and Nepali restaurant offers many vegan options which are not clearly labeled, so please inquire. Also has lacto-ovo-vegetarian, ovo-vegetarian, lacto-vegetarian choices.
Lakeside (at Baidam Road), Pokhara, Nepal
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Indian, International, Western, Take-out, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. A coffee house/bakery serves a variety of dishes from around the world including Italian, Chinese and Japanese.
Baidam Rd, Pokhara, Nepal
Cuisine: Lacto, Ovo, Pizza, Western, Fast food, Bakery, Honey, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Menu offers breakfast foods, bakery goods, pizza, and other dishes. Includes vegan options, and you could ask for substitutions, such as vegan cheese alternative, for a charge.
Baidam Rd, Lakeside, Pokhara, Nepal
Cuisine: Lacto, Ovo, Pizza, Indian, Italian, Western, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Mexican, Asian, European, Nepali, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Restaurant with many vegetarian options and an understanding of veganism which they will cater for. Views over the lake.
Lake Side-6, Pokhara, Nepal
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, International, Western, Beer/Wine, Nepali, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Vegetarian choices include faux tofu meats and kofta, of which some can be adapted to vegan. Free Wi-Fi. Floor and bench seating.
Baidam Rd, Lakeside , Pokhara, Nepal
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Nepalese, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Art gallery and book cafe with vegan and gluten-free options. Serves all-day breakfasts, English and Mediterranean cuisine, coffee and tea. Guests can watch dvds, read, paint and draw, and children can enjoy games and toys. No service charge.
Health Food Stores, Vegan Shops, Vegan Bakery and Catering, Vegetarian B&Bs, Organizations
Lakeside 6, Pokhara, Nepal
Stocks organic, mostly local sourced grains, spices, coffee, and tea; plus handmade soaps, essential oils, beauty products; vegan-friendly jam, fruit-covered chocolates, raw cocoa and energy balls; and has kombucha.
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