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Find Vegan & Vegetarian Restaurants in Christchurch, New Zealand (36)

25 Vegan / Vegetarian Friendly Restaurants

32 Reviews

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363 St Asaph St, Christchurch, New Zealand

+64-3-377-2727, +64-282-551-7274

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Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, International, Western, Take-out

Popular Christchurch vegetarian restaurant and tea lounge. Menu features veggie burgers, pizza, masala dosa, soup, coffee and chai. Raw, vegan, and gluten free options. Reservations preferred. Moved here in 2011 from Cathedral Square.

15 Reviews

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2 Wharenui Rd, Riccarton, Christchurch, New Zealand

03-3482630

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Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Chinese, International, Western, Take-out

Vegetarian cafe in Christchurch, near the University, serving Chinese and Western food. Features over 100 items on the menu with most being vegan. Food such as fried radish cake, hot plates, claypot dishes, noodle, vegan ice cream, and more. No onion or garlic used.

3 Reviews

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Shop 6 Carnaby Lane, New Brighton, Christchurch, New Zealand

0224173135

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Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Raw, Western, Juice bar, Take-out

Situated in a side lane in the funky seaside suburb of New Brighton and has a workshop room out the back for movies and yoga. The focus is on healthy food with lots of smoothies and juices as well as salads and cabinet type of savory and sweet food with vegan and raw options.

6 Reviews

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62 Kendal Avenue, Burnside (at Cranbrook Ave), Christchurch, New Zealand

03-3588485

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Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Chinese, Take-out, Asian

Chinese vegetarian restaurant. Main dishes include mock meat varieties (chicken, BBQ duck, fish, steak etc). Mock meat fillets, nuggets, dumplings, kimchi (pickled vegetables), soups, congee (rice soup), and a large selection of teas. Dishes can be made vegan on request.

3 Reviews

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Unit 7, 478 Cranford St, Christchurch, New Zealand

03-3529064

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Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Organic, Western, Salad bar, Juice bar, Take-out

GT organic grocery market opened a cafe onsite in Nov 2014 (formerly Sayings Cafe). Featuring a deli cabinet, salad bar and juice bar, and menus for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Casual contemporary atmosphere. Easy access by bus or park in front.

5 Reviews

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48 London St, Lyttelton, Christchurch, New Zealand

03-3289459

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Cuisine: Lacto, Ovo, Western, Take-out

Vegetarian cafe with an alternative vibe, opened Jun 2014. Serves coffee, breakfast and lunch. Some of the dishes have vegan options, as marked. Street parking.

2 Reviews

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180 Yaldhurst Rd, Christchurch, New Zealand

021-02769760

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Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Chinese, Fast food, Asian

Est. Sep 2014 at 233 Riccarton Rd and moved here in early-2016. Vegetarian restaurant and store with a large selection of frozen veggie meats and beverages for sale. No onions or garlic used. Sample items include dumplings and rice dishes. Confirmed open, Mar 2016.

3 Reviews

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2 Harakeke St, Riccarton, Christchurch, New Zealand

03-3416276

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Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Chinese, Take-out, Taiwanese

Re-opened Aug 2016 after repairs, this cafe is part of the Fo Guang Shan Buddhist Temple and formerly known as Fo Guang Shan Tea House. Modern setting and looks out into a walled courtyard. Variety of hot dishes include noodles, fried rice, curry, dumplings, fried beancurd drumsticks, plus salads and desserts.

4 Reviews

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324 Barbaroes St, Christchurch, New Zealand

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Cuisine: Lacto, Ovo, Western, Non-veg

Serves meat, vegan options available. Multiple vegetarian choices, a couple vegan. Uses organic bread and locally sourced produce. Has Wi-Fi.

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1005 Ferry Rd, Ferrymead, Christchurch, New Zealand

3-3766444

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Cuisine: Lacto, American, Western, Fast food, Take-out, Non-veg

Serves meat, vegan options available. Franchise burger joint. Menu has veggie patties which are made from ingredients such as sweet potato, chickpea, mushroom, tofu, nuts, and seeds. Vegan sauces include teriyaki sauce. sweet tomato relish, peanut satay sauce, dijon mustard and tomato sauce. The wholemeal buns are vegan, but the gluten free ones contain egg. Can ask to omit cheese in a burger.

2 Reviews

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10 Rotherham St, Riccarton, Christchurch, New Zealand

03-3433322

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Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Western, Non-veg

Serves meat, vegan options available. Chain of cafes in greater Christchurch which offers some vegan-friendly sweets and savory snacks. Cabinet snack food vegan options include items like peanut butter cup, raw chocolate & salted caramel slice, raw energy ball, pumpkin and kumara soup with Turkish bread, creamy cashew and kumara pie, and a pumpkin and kumara patty. Trendy decor, newspapers and magazines for browsing.

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363 Lincoln Rd, Christchurch, New Zealand

+6433795779

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Cuisine: Japanese, Non-veg

Serves meat, vegan options available. Japanese food, whisky and live music. A few vegetarian choices during the week, but meat free Mondays are 95% vegan.

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28 Riccarton Rd, Riccarton, Christchurch, New Zealand

03-3481436

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Cuisine: International, Beer/Wine, European, Non-veg

Serves meat, vegan options available. Fancy vegetarian and fish (pescatarian) restaurant. Many choices, from a range of cuisines. Well prepared and assembled. Reservations are recommended.

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493 Papanui Rd, Papanui, Christchurch, New Zealand

3668688

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Cuisine: Lacto, Ovo, Japanese, Fusion, Non-veg

Serves meat, vegan options available. Contemporary Japanese inspired cuisine formerly named Cookai Gold Fusion Cuisine (same owner). Will provide a vegetarian menu for groups if booked in advance. Located in Papanui which is on many bus routes from the city and near Northlands Mall.

1 Review

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52 Main Rd, Governors Bay, Lyttelton, Christchurch, New Zealand

3299-433

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Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Western, Non-veg

Serves meat, vegan options available. Historic and beautiful hotel overlooking the Lyttleton harbor. Has an all day separate vegan menu and can do a special evening vegan menu by request. Dine in the historic building or in the garden or on the patio. Fantastic views. Can do functions and also provide accommodations. They are famous for their outstanding and artistic vegan desserts. Very helpful vegan friendly staff.

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363 Colombo St, Sydenham, Christchurch, New Zealand

0276016251

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Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Organic, Western, Salad bar, Juice bar, Take-out, Non-veg

Serves meat, vegan options available. Buzzy atmoshpere in Colombo Mall in Sydenham offering acai bowls, brunch bowls, juices, smoothies, protein shakes, and a range of raw treats. Vegan include a raw caramel slice, Buddha bowl, hemp seed oil smoothie, raw vegan cheesecake, and chocolate mint hemp seed oil cookies. Honey in smoothie can be replaced by date when requested.

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30 Durey Rd, Christchurch Airport, Christchurch, New Zealand

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Cuisine: Lacto, Ovo, Western, Fast food, Take-out, Non-veg

Serves meat, vegan options available. At the 2nd level food court, domestic side. This eatery has veggie wrap and sandwich options, build your own wrap, plus smoothies. Open airport hours.

1 Review

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Shop 6, 114 Marshland Rd, Shirley, Christchurch, New Zealand

03-3862880

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Cuisine: Lacto, Ovo, Japanese, Take-out, Non-veg

Serves meat, vegan options available. Every 2nd Thursday of the month, from evening 5-8pm this place hosts a vegetarian sushi night where most items are vegan suitable, with huge variety of sushi and other Japanese food like dumplings and miso soup (without fish stock). Modern space, not a central location but close to The Palms Mall and by a bus stop.

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134 Hereford St, Christchurch, New Zealand

0224356892

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Cuisine: Lacto, Ovo, American, Fast food, Mexican, Take-out only, Non-veg

Serves meat, vegan options available. Food truck. Many items are possible to request as vegan, and all the items are labeled. Burritos, tacos, enchiladas, nachos, buns, wraps and rice boxes.

5 Reviews

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231 Papanui Rd (at Innes), Christchurch, New Zealand

03-3550355

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Cuisine: Ovo, Thai, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Non-veg

Serves meat, vegan options available. Thai food. Menu indicates which dishes are veg and gluten free. Staff able to answer questions about food.

1 Review

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101 Riccarton Rd, Christchurch, New Zealand

03-3430231

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Cuisine: Ovo, Chinese, Take-out, Non-veg

Serves meat, vegan options available. Specializes in Northern Chinese food with added vegetarian and vegan items in 2016.

4 Reviews

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397 Ilam Rd, Christchurch, New Zealand

03-3776808

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Cuisine: Burmese, Non-veg

Serves meat, vegan options available. Busy restaurant serving Burmese cuisine dinners. Has vegetable dishes on the menu. Reservations suggested. Previously at 808 Colombo Street.

2 Reviews

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223 Kilmore St (at Barbadoes), Christchurch, New Zealand

03-3653011

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Cuisine: Western, Australian, Non-veg

Serves meat, vegan options available. Reported this vegetarian cafe added a couple meat items in 2015. Find muffin of the day, smoothies, veggie burger. Also has a clinic and health shop on premises.

1 Review

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355 Lincoln Rd, Christchurch, New Zealand

03-3381150

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Cuisine: Lacto, Organic, Western, European, Non-veg

Serves meat, vegan options available. Dinner menu changes frequently, and there is usually vegan choices noted. Will provide for breakfast/lunch if you ask the chef. Examples of veg or can be requested vegan items on the day menu are: quinoa coconut porridge; bircher muesli with almond milk; banana bread ask to pair with coconut sorbet (instead of bacon ice cream); autumn mushrooms; breakfast tacos; kumara gnocchi; cauliflower salad; cornbread smashed avocado; side salad; and occasionally the soup of the day or pasta of the day. Trendy set-up. The business is partnered with a number of local growers.

3 Reviews

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192 Papanui Rd, Merivale, Christchurch, New Zealand

3554744

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Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Pizza, Italian, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Non-veg

Serves meat, vegan options available. Italian restaurant in Merivale offering traditional Italian cuisine. Has a separate vegan menu with pizza using vegan cheese, bruschetta, calzone, and pasta. Vegan-friendly wine available.

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3 Reviews

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Christchurch area markets, Christchurch, New Zealand

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Raw food booth operating at Deans Bush Market and markets in the area - see website. Previously a cafe but shut after Feb 2011 earthquake.

1 Review

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area markets, Christchurch, New Zealand

0212134267

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Market vendor present at Lyttleton Farmers Market on Saturday and Opawa Farmers Market on Sunday. Sells freshly made vegan nut and soy cheeses with variations including mozzarella, feta and flavored cheeses such as smoked and herb. Mostly organic ingredients.

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