11 Vegan / Vegetarian Friendly Restaurants
72 Maroondah Hwy, Croydon, Victoria
Cuisine: Lacto, Ovo, Beer/Wine, Mexican, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Mexican restaurant, menu has a vegetarian section of which dishes can be requested vegan by omitting dairy: frijole burrito, quesadilla casa, faita vegetables, potato skins.
1/66 Maroondah Hwy, Croydon, Victoria
Cuisine: Ovo, Thai, Take-out, Non-veg
Serves fish, vegan options available. Thai restaurant. Meals are prepared with house-made curry paste and no shrimp paste or fish sauce is added; fermented soy and soy products are used instead. Vegan oil is used for fried foods, and vegan food is cooked in a separate fryer. Also uses separate water steamers, chopping boards, and mixing bowls.
63 Main St, Croydon, Victoria
Cuisine: Lacto, Ovo, Western, Australian, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Cafe with marked vegetarian items, several of which can be made vegan including: soaked grains bircher (with almond milk); super green salad (omit feta); avocado on toast (omit feta); mushrooms white bean and lemon cassoulet (omit egg). Food is made to order so some adjustments can be made. Note granola cannot be made vegan as it contains bee pollen. Plant milks available are soy and almond milk.
99 Maroondah Hwy, Croydon, Victoria
Cuisine: Lacto, Pizza, Italian, Take-out, Catering, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Large family pizza and pasta restaurant themed around Sophia Loren. Introduced a separate vegan menu in the summer of 2017, which includes pizzas, ratatouille, penne, garlic bread and gelati. Halal certified. Note from HappyCow: Please note that they do serve forbidden meats veal & lamb, but since there are very few options for vegans in the city and due to the fact that they offer a vegan menu, we have added it.
211D Mt Dandenong Rd, Croydon, Victoria
Cuisine: Lacto, Ovo, Mexican, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Mexican restaurant chain, est. since 1967. Some vegetarian dishes may be veganized by omitting dairy and adding vegan cheese: fajitas, yucatan burrito, tostada, nachos, flautos, quesadilla delgada, corn esquites, ensalada mixta, ensalada de frijoles negros, etc.
66/68 Maroondah Hwy, Croydon, Victoria
Cuisine: Lacto, Ovo, Organic, Western, Juice bar, European, Australian, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Cafe offers breakfast and lunch, cakes and slices, and drinks including coffee, chai, smoothie, and juice. Has vegan options. Its whole foods store is next door.
6 San Carlos Walk, Croydon, Victoria
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, American, Take-out, Catering, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Cafe with several vegan dishes, including the green bowl (vegan) or the vegetarian shakshuka which can be made vegan by substituting with tofu. Also has plant milks for drinks.
Shop 19/434 Maroondah Hwy, Croydon, Victoria
Cuisine: Ovo, Thai, Fast food, Take-out, Asian, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Cafe by cay and Thai at night. Thai food menu with labeled vegan options for stir frys, noodles, and rice dishes.
Health Food Stores, Vegan Shops, Vegan Bakery and Catering, Vegetarian B&Bs, Organizations
Shop 32, Croydon Marketplace, 5-15 Kent Ave, Croydon, Victoria
Bakery chain offering both savory and sweet vegan options. Many breads are vegan (Bakers Delight white, wholemeal, country grain, chia, continental, ciabatta range, and a few others) as the berry scroll, apple cinnamon scroll, apple walnut scroll. Ingredient information for each product is available on the website and in bakeries by requesting a ‘What’s In It’ receipt.
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