96 Vegan / Vegetarian Friendly Restaurants
1/4 Sripoom Rd Lane 7, Chiang Mai, Thailand
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Thai, Western, Beer/Wine
Garden restaurant at the Green Tiger House guesthouse, which is located inside Chiang Mai’s Old City. Offers vegan and vegetarian food for lunch and dinner. Open to the public.
64/8 Chiang Mai-Lampang Rd (at Trams Wellness Residency), Chiang Mai, Thailand
Cuisine: Vegan, Organic, Raw, Thai, Western
A more scale vegan restaurant on the ground floor of Trams Square Wellness Residency. Dec 2016 reported no longer selling non-vegan ice-cream. Serves mostly Thai food and some western dishes.
42 Mahidol Rd T Haiya, Chiang Mai, Thailand
Cuisine: Vegan, Chinese, Organic, Thai, Buffet, Salad bar, Take-out
Re-opened July 2014 after closure for some months. A large vegetarian restaurant in Chiang Mai. Set up is cafeteria-style, help yourself to the vast buffet that may include brown rice, Thai curries, soup, fruit and grain juices, salads with fresh herbs, and more. Organic fruits and veggies also sold as are religious items, herbs, and other products. This is part of an institution in Thailand with organic farms in the countryside (where one can volunteer and stay). Located near the airport between the corner of the moat and Toyota dealer. NOTE: It was reported that the listed phone number no longer works. Please confirm to HappyCow if this is accurate.
3 Rachadamnoen Road Soi 4, Chiang Mai, Thailand
Cuisine: Vegan, Thai, Buffet
Located a 5-minute walk from Tha Phae Gate. Offers a buffet at night time only. Menu doesn't change and there are no salads or soup, just 3 to 4 curries and rice. Most dishes are not spicy to medium spicy. Reported all vegan Dec 2014.
Lamphun Road, Nong Hoi, Chiang Mai, Thailand
Cuisine: Vegan, Thai, Take-out
A local Thai food vegan place offering a buffet selection. Located near YMCA at Nong Hoi intersection. Bagged up food to take home is often available 1-2 hours after closing time.
17 Chang Phuak Road (at north side of Chang Phuak Market), Chiang Mai, Thailand
Cuisine: Vegan, Thai, Buffet, Delivery, Take-out
Small vegan restaurant, buffet style. Offers selection of mock meat dishes, curry vegetables, rice, noodles. Also sells some grocery items, religious literature, and CDs. Owner speaks English and is involved with non-profit projects to teach vegetarian cooking in remote villages. In 2014 relocated from 251/18 soi Anu Bahn Quan Dalun, San Sai; prior to that was in Mae Jo.
97/2 Ban Mae Kha Noi Kahi Muk Soi 4, Chiang Mai, Thailand
Cuisine: Vegan, Raw, Western, Take-out
Vegan cafe. Cooperation with Documentary Arts Asia offering weekly movie and documentary nights. Also hosts jam session nights. Check Facebook for schedule. Moved here from Moon Muang Soi 6 in Feb 2017 with a limited menu to be expanded.
Ruamchok market, 1001 Fa Ham (at stall upper right side), Chiang Mai, Thailand
Cuisine: Vegan, Raw, Thai, Fast food, Salad bar, Take-out, Asian, Vietnamese
Market stall with stool seating. Serves vegan food, order what you want or request "chef" inspiration.
74/1 Loi Kroh Rd, Chiang Mai, Thailand
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Organic, Raw, Thai, Western, Juice bar, Beer/Wine, Take-out
Little place specializing in raw vegan food and dessert. Offers wheatgrass, gotu kola and sprout shots. Makes kombucha and kimchi. Aside from honey (which is an option on all items), the non-vegan items on the menu are egg white pizza and tradition koi soi with egg noodle. Air conditioned indoor area with full bar.
2/1 Soi 5, Samlan Rd, Chiang Mai, Thailand
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Japanese, Macrobiotic, Organic, Take-out
Lunch room, coffee place, and retail space in an old Thai wooden house. Offers a daily macrobiotic lunch which includes organic brown rice, veggie plate, detox soup, papaya leaf tea. Most of the food is vegan, but some desserts contain dairy and/or honey. Has gluten free including muffin and pasta.
Nimman Haeminda Rd, Soi Hillside 3 (at opposite Soi 13), Chiang Mai, Thailand
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Organic, Thai, Western, Beer/Wine, Take-out
Restaurant, store, and bakery. Restaurant is located on the 2nd floor. Offers a changing menu written on the blackboard and has raw salads prepared with pesticide free produce. Also sells some health foods. Colorful artwork adorn the walls.
65 Moonmuang Road / Mun Mueang Road, Chiang Mai, Thailand
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Thai
Vegetarian restaurant next to Black Canyon, inside Thaphae gate. Serves food and tea. Relaxed interior with cozy upstairs dining. Current owner since Jan 2010. Closes 1st and 2nd of each month.
196 Moo 9, T Nongkaew, Baan Tawai, Chiang Mai, Thailand
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Thai
Daytime vegetarian food cafe on the main road to Baan Tawai, and is on the Baan Tawai shopping map. Serves Thai vegetarian food in western sized portions. Has coffee and smoothies, noodles, rice, soups, curries and thai salads. It doesn't look open from the road but drive in the gates and you will see the side door. Previously on Nimmahaemin Rd and moved here in late-2015.
13 Ratchadamnoen Rd Soi 4 (at Old City), Chiang Mai, Thailand
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, International, Organic, Thai, Western, Juice bar
Restaurant with room for rent, in old town on a quiet side street since 2015. Serves both Thai style and Western food plus smoothies, juices. Makes its own plant-based milk, yogurt, mayonnaise, salad sauces and dips. Directions: Rachadamnoen Rd Soi 4, turn left into Soi 4 looking from Thapae Gate, walk till the very end of the Soi, then turn left. Not to be confused with the defunct Bodhi Zhen.
11 Ratchadanoen Rd, Soi 5, Chiang Mai, Thailand
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, International, Organic, Thai, Western, Juice bar, Take-out
Its 2nd location, a few blocks to the south. Serves vegetarian Thai food with some Western options. Makes its own plant milk for the smoothies. Set in a simple wooden house environment on a backstreet. Also offers yoga and cooking classes.
Kong Sai Road, Chiang Mai, Thailand
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Thai, Take-out
Small eatery within walking distance of the train station. Offers the standard fare with more Northern Thai food, point to what you'd like. Owner speaks little English. Direction: from the station follow the road with the tracks on your left, take the first road right and follow it to the end, turn right and the eatery will be on your left. If coming from the other direction, past Kawilla barracks. Open hours vary - call ahead.
169/1 Yangneng-Don Kaeo Rd (at Amphoe Saraphi), Chiang Mai, Thailand
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Thai
Outside of town. Directions: Take Hwy 106 towards Lamphun, about 10km from Narawat Bridge, turn right before Amphoe Saraphi office, another 600 metres, just opposite gas station.
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