28 Vegan / Vegetarian Friendly Restaurants
339 Brunswick St, Fitzroy, Victoria
Cuisine: Vegan, Juice bar, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Vietnamese
Similar menu to the original Fina's in Richmond except that this one is all-vegan. Serves Vietnamese cuisine, plus cakes and smoothies. Modern, informal decor opening out onto the street. Since Apr 2015.
367 Brunswick St, Fitzroy, Victoria
Cuisine: Vegan, Chinese, Thai, Delivery, Take-out, Asian
Extensive Asian food menu with dishes like Thai style curry, Indonesian gado gado salad, Chinese style fried rice, and soba noodle. Opened in spring 2012 as vegetarian and became all vegan as of Dec 2013.
175 Brunswick St, Fitzroy, Victoria
Cuisine: Vegan, Juice bar, Beer/Wine, Mexican, Latin American, Colombian
Vegan restaurant housed in an old pub and former Latin restaurant and maintains a Latin American theme and menu. Opened Mar 2014. Uses nut-based cheeses and offers an extensive alcoholic beverage list. A bit crowded tables and a high step to the toilets. Gets busy so best to book ahead for night time dining.
111 Moor St, Fitzroy, Victoria
Cuisine: Vegan, American, Fast food, Take-out, Israeli
From the owners of Smith & Daughters, comes this deli and sandwich shop which is loosely based on a traditional New York-style Jewish deli except that the food is all vegan. Opened Jun 2015. Expect pastries, sandwiches, coffee, bagels, groceries, ready-to-go meals. Serves made-to-order sandwiches and pies until 4pm only.
469 Brunswick St, Fitzroy, Victoria
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Pizza, Western, Fast food, Delivery, Take-out
Mistah Natural is a take away pizzeria in Fitzroy North with a few small tables for eat-in. Offers wheat-free, gluten-free, and yeast-free pizza base options.
371 St Georges Rd (at Barkly St), Fitzroy, Victoria
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, International, Organic, Western, Buffet, Fast food, Salad bar, Take-out
A cafeteria that features a large buffet of hot and cold dishes, from which you can take what you please (small, medium, or large plates). The take-out option is one (large) size only. Similar to The Tofu Shop in Richmond but large and a cafe feel. Has Wi-Fi and a toy corner for children.
336 Brunswick St, Fitzroy, Victoria
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Indian, Organic, Raw, Western, Fusion
Veggie cafe offering a daily menu of meals made with seasonal ingredients with international fusion flavors. Extensive chai and herbal tea menu. Free Wi-Fi. Opened June 2014.
97-99 Rose St, Fitzroy, Victoria
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Organic, Western, Mediterranean, Beer/Wine, Australian
Vegetarian restaurant and bar with courtyard, est. 2015 by the owners of Vegie Bar and Rice Queen. On the menu are dishes like king oyster mushroom with confit garlic pine-nut puree and smoked shallot, plus cocktails and pressed juices. Option to use almond feta and vegan mayo.
234 Gertrude St, Fitzroy, Victoria
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Take-out, Mexican
Quick service Mexican food with dairy-free variations of cheese available. Menu includes breakfast burritos described as "corn tortilla madness," Nutella and banana in a flour tortilla, Inca cola, and beverages imported from Central and South America, Mexican beer and Mexican-style mixed drinks. Trance beats trip out onto the street from the interior which is painted bright orange. Previously located on Smith St in Collingwood.
380 Brunswick St (at Alexandra Parade), Fitzroy, Victoria
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Pizza, International, Western, Juice bar, Beer/Wine
Busy restaurant serving a wide range of food and very typical for Melbourne. Menu has pizza, stir fry, noodles, roast veggies, pasta, vegan desserts, and more. Open kitchen and extra long communal table seating. Go early for dinner, otherwise expect to wait.
327 Brunswick St, Fitzroy, Victoria
Cuisine: Lacto, Beer/Wine, Delivery, Middle Eastern, Afghani, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Afghan cuisine restaurant, keen to attract vegan and gluten-intolerant customers with sign at the front stating that many of the dishes are vegan or gluten-free.
376 Brunswick St, Fitzroy, Victoria
Cuisine: Lacto, Ovo, Pizza, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Licensed restaurant specializing in pizza. The vegetarian pizzas can be made vegan by removing the cheese or substituting with vegan cheese (Daiya).
60 Johnston St, Fitzroy, Victoria
Cuisine: Lacto, Ovo, Pizza, Italian, Take-out, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Traditional Italian restaurant with a large array of labeled vegan menu items including antipasti, pizza, pasta, risotto.
401 Smith St, Fitzroy, Victoria
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Organic, Western, Delivery, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Has a menu offering vegan, vegetarian, as well raw. Eclectic vibe akin to the city itself. Located in the Smith Street outlet shop strip. Change of management in 2014.
360 Brunswick St, Fitzroy, Victoria
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Western, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Check the blackboard behind the counter for vegan menu items. Description is slightly vague, but the "butter" is 'butter me up' by Half Pint Vegan Dairy; "ice cream" is Zebra Dream vegan ice cream; "honey" is maple syrup.
100 Kerr St, Fitzroy, Victoria
Cuisine: International, Asian, Fusion, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Specializes in skewers cooked over charcoal but does include a vegan version and vegan brunch -- either a vegetable stack or roasted vegetables (tomato, eggplant, zucchini, avocado) on toast.
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