Top 10 Vegan Friendly Bakeries

Whether you're dairy-free, gluten-free, vegetarian, vegan, or just searching for plant-based dessert options, it's nice to have personal recommendations. That's why HappyCow has created this list, featuring the best vegan-friendly bakeries in Istanbul, as determined by the highest scores calculated from HappyCow community member reviews. Even non-vegans will agree that the tasty vegan options available at these bakeries would please even the most discerning palate. From quality baked goods and sweets, to decadent pastries, doughnuts, and treats, we're sure that you'll find the very best yummy desserts Istanbul has to offer using our Top 10 list as your guide.
Club Sandwich at Ethique Plant-based in Istanbul

Fikirtepe Mh, Volkan Sk, No: 1, Kadıköy (at Pırlanta Sitesi Göztepe), Istanbul, Turkey



Categories: Vegan, Delivery, Take-out, Bakery, Catering, French, Breakfast

100% plant-based French pastry shop, chocolatier, and cafe offering a range of vegan baked goods and sweets. Also serves lunch and dinner. Choices include French onion soup, quiche, salads, and a variety of sandwiches.

Tiramisu at Sisters & Harvest in Istanbul

Sair Latifi Sk, No:30B, Kadikoy, Istanbul, Turkey

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A fully vegan bakery and cookery, plus a flower shop. Sells pastries, cakes, quiche, magnolia pudding, etc. Phone number submitted: 537738929211.

Some of our menu at Kumin Vegan Lezzetler in Istanbul

İzzettin Sk 55/1, Istanbul, Turkey



Categories: Vegan, Mediterranean, Bakery, Middle Eastern, Gluten-free, Turkish

A fully vegan Anatolian cuisine that serves falafel, hummus, pasta, and different vegan cakes. Garden & indoor seating & take away.

Vegan galette and vegetarian quiche at Vacilando in Istanbul

Dibek Sk 17/A, Istanbul, Turkey



Categories: Lacto, Mediterranean, Take-out, Bakery, Catering, European, Gluten-free

A small cafe that offers vegetarian food and various types of baked goods with vegan options such as sweet and savoury galette, cookies, quiche, scone, and sandwiches. Some vegan items need to be pre-ordered, check the website for more details.

Vegan Künefe at Abu Ghoush Künefe in Istanbul

14 B Serencebey Yokusu, Istanbul, Turkey



A traditional Middle Eastern Dessert shop that offers vegan künefe, sweets and more.

  at Bake Veg in Istanbul

Rasimpaşa, Duatepe Sk. No:4A, Istanbul, Turkey

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Categories: Vegan, International, Raw, Fast food, Take-out, Bakery, Breakfast

Vegan cafe & eatery offering pancakes, burgers, sloppy Joe's, soups, mantı, sandwiches, and more. Also has a variety of desserts such as Napolean cake, tarts, cheesecakes, cinnamon rolls, and brownies.

Vegan Cookie at Jacqueline Cookies in Istanbul

Katip Mustafa Çelebi, Mh, Turnacıbaşı Cd. 61a, Beyoğlu, Istanbul, Turkey



Cookie shop reported offering one vegan dark chocolate cookie option. Previously at Taktaki Yokuşu, move here reported Feb 2020. Vegan cookies aren't often readily available in store. Please call or WhatsApp in advance for the shop to bake them. NOTE: Reported January 2023 to have limited vegan options – please send updates to HappyCow.

Vegan Baklava  at Saytad in Istanbul

Yesilkoy, Istasyon Caddesi 6, Istanbul, Turkey



Bakery serving traditional baklava and kadayif with three vegan options.

Tahini Pastries  at Üstün Palmie Pastanesi in Istanbul

Feriköy Mahallesi, Baruthane Caddesi 63/A, Şişli, Istanbul, Turkey



Bakery with vegan options such as vegan chocolate, chocolate with chestnut, mini cookies, a sweet pastry with tahini, and olive buns. NOTE: May 2018 reported limited vegan options - please send updates.

Vegan Baklava  at Karaköy Güllüoğlu in Istanbul

Kemankeş Karamustafa Paşa, Kemankeş Cd. No:67, Istanbul, Turkey



Turkish baklava shop in Istanbul Karaköy. Offers vegan pistachio and walnut baklava. Relocated from Rıhtım Cd. 3-4.

So that's our list of the very best vegan bakeries in Istanbul. We hope that you enjoy them and get your sweet tooth fulfilled.

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