11 Vegan / Vegetarian Friendly Restaurants
312 Smith St (at Johnston St, Metropolitan Melbourne), Collingwood, Victoria
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, International, Macrobiotic, Organic, Juice bar
Veggie cafe serving hot vegan organic lunch (a mixed plate with occasional non-vegan vegetarian option), vegan sweets, treats, breads, and muffins. Also a bulk organic grocer with fresh fruit and vegetables, cosmetics, and cleaning products. Enviro bookshop and campaign office on site.
147 Johnston St (at Wellington St), Collingwood, Victoria
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Chinese, Organic, Sichuan, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Mostly organic meals created with Sichuan flavors and seasonal produce, no set menu. On Wed to Sun evenings, diners could order a 10-to-13-course vegan degustation meal priced at around $40. On other nights, an approx. $12 vegetarian takeaway is an option; call to find out the food for that night. Has vegan wine.
126-128 Smith St, Collingwood, Victoria
Cuisine: Lacto, Ovo, International, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, African, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. African and Mediterranean themed cafe with labeled vegan menu items. Opens also 1st Friday night of each month for African dinner night.
351 Wellington St (at Alexandra Parade), Collingwood, Victoria
Cuisine: Lacto, Western, Fast food, Australian, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Pub with a busy dining area. The menu has a range of vegetarian dishes with several mains that can be made vegan. Has vegan beer.
382 Smith St, Collingwood, Victoria
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Bakery, Vietnamese, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Relocated from Hardware St in Melbourne. Slightly upmarket take on a traditional Vietnamese Bakery with a separate vegan menu. Offers vegan versions of what was once the 'pork roll' but is now the 'banh mi' with either lemongrass-marinated tofu, vegan chicken, vegan duck, vegan pork or eggplant tempura. Small venue with a few seats inside and outside.
Health Food Stores, Vegan Shops, Vegan Bakery and Catering, Vegetarian B&Bs, Organizations
202 Smith St, Collingwood, Victoria
A bulk food store providing a huge range of wholefoods, from nuts and dried fruit to beans to snacks. Also has cleaning products and personal care. You can purchase as little or as much as you like and are encouraged to bring your own bottles, containers and bags for refill as The Source is proudly plastic bag free. They have a selection of paper bags to use and bottles and jars to purchase.
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