Top 10 Vegan / Vegetarian Restaurants
Even curious carnivores should agree that the tasty vegan options available at these restaurants would please even the most discerning palate. From breakfast to brunch, dinner to late-night snacking, and every meat-free meal in-between, we're sure that you'll find the very best veggie dining experiences using our Top 10 list as your guide.
1A Summer St, Ponsonby, Auckland, New Zealand
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Organic, Raw, Western
Second location, opened Jan 2014. Menu changes, food is all vegan, except for the use of honey in some items, with many being raw food. Makes smoothies and raw (un)bakery sweets. Seats 46.
28 Fort St (at downtown), Auckland, New Zealand
Cuisine: Vegan, Western, Asian, Fusion
Vegan cafe serving contemporary NZ food, sometimes with an Asian twist: burgers, salads, snacks. Lunch express 12-2pm on weekdays with a changing weekly international menu. Everything made on-site in a large vegan kitchen out the back. Informal atmosphere. Since 2016.
50 High St, Shop 6, Auckland, New Zealand
Cuisine: Vegan, Chinese, Thai, Take-out
Restaurant offering all-vegan menu and full table service. Serves Thai food, vegetable dishes, and a variety of mock meats. Domestic credit cards okay.
2 Stancombe Road, Flat Bush, Manukau, Auckland, New Zealand
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Chinese, International, Western
Cafe at the temple serves tea, coffee,, and Buddhist vegetarian food including Asian soups and some western type faux meat. Decorated with Buddhist art. Also sells gifts.
570, Sandringham Rd, Sandringham, Auckland, New Zealand
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Indian
Provides vegetarian cuisine from western India which includes Mumbai, Maharashtra, Goa, Gujarat. Kitchen can cater for gluten-free diners. Replaced the previous Jai Jalaram Khaman in Jan 2016.
1 Queen St, Auckland, New Zealand
Cuisine: American, Western, Fast food, Take-out
Fast food franchise from Australia, this one operates from a shipping container has shared seating with other eateries. Menu offers burgers, hot dogs, shakes, chips with a variety of sauces, sides and desserts.
24 Wyndham St (at Auckland Central), Auckland, New Zealand
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Fast food, Salad bar, Take-out
Offers fresh salads, daily changing hot meals, juices, and smoothies. Previously located on Fort St.
88 Broadway, Newmarket, Auckland, New Zealand
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Organic, Western, Juice bar, Take-out
A vegan community cafe contained within an organic wholefoods store (which sells meat), bookstore, and naturopathic health clinic all under one roof. Relocated from 23 Crowhurst St, June 2016. Fully vegan since Aug 2016, however reported to be offering cow's milk for hot drinks December 2016. Please let Happy Cow know.
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