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.
Gurtengasse 3, Bern, Switzerland
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Western, Buffet, Salad bar, Juice bar, Beer/Wine, Take-out, European
Another branch of Tibits self-serve vegetarian buffet. Pay for food by weight. Spread includes a variety of hot and cold dishes and is charged by weight. Each dish has a label with information on whether it is vegan, ovo, lacto and gluten free. Also offers fresh squeezed fruit juices. If you are in a hurry, perhaps grab a seitan-kebab from the counter and a house-made iced tea. Brunch on Sunday. Tibits buffet is all vegan on Tue.
Bahnhofplatz 10, Berne, Bern, Switzerland
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Western, Buffet, Fast food, Salad bar, Beer/Wine, Take-out, European
Self-serve vegetarian buffet. Spread includes a variety of hot and cold dishes and is charged by weight. Each dish has a label with information on whether it is vegan, ovo, lacto and gluten free. Also offers fresh squeezed fruit juices. Car park at Bern station. Bus or tram 3, 5, 9-14, 17, 19-21, 30.
Rathausgasse 63, Bern, Switzerland
Cuisine: Vegan, Pizza, Western, Fast food, Fusion
Vegan pop-up at Rathausgasse 63 as of May 2017. Serves hot sandwiches, wraps, salads, sushi, ginger lemonade and cappuccino. Check its facebook for changes and updates.
Schanzenstrasse 5 (at Welle 7), Bern, Switzerland
Cuisine: Vegan, Organic, Raw, Western, Juice bar, Take-out, European
Raw vegan food bar est. 2016 inside Welle 7. Produces pralines, chocolates, cold pressed oils, nut butters, snack foods, cakes and juices.
Rathausgasse 18, Berne, Bern, Switzerland
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Beer/Wine, European, Swiss, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Cafe in the atmospheric Old Town, a short walk to the major sights. For lunch (12-2pm) and dinner (6-9:30pm), there is at least labeled five vegan items on the menu.
Moserstrasse 25 (at Viktoriasplatz, Breitenrainplatz), Bern, Switzerland
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Indian, Buffet, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Ayurvedic
Non smoking, cozy accommodations. Offers massage as well. Change of ownership Nov 2012; previously called Couleur Cafe. Some items on buffet are not vegan, including paneer and rajita, please ask staff as items aren't marked.
Neubruckstrasse 8, Bern, Switzerland
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, International, Fast food, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Several vegetarian choices on lunch and dinner menu, and at least one vegan option. Serves snacks food like falafel, samosas, and fries in the afternoon and late evenings.
Museumstrasse 10, Bern, Switzerland
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, International, Organic, European
Bern vegetarian cafe, part of a cultural center that has events, workshops, classes focusing on consciousness development and spirituality. Centrally located, selection of vegetarian food, and nice atmosphere.
Bärenplatz 2, Bern, Switzerland
Cuisine: Chinese, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Asian, Fusion, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. First-floor restaurant in the middle of the town near Käfigturm, overlooking Bundesplatz. Casual dining with open-view kitchen, chefs are Asian. Has several vegetable-based dishes like Szechuan seitan, udon miso soup, and chop suey. Portions are on the small side, so you might order a couple different ones. Has other outlets.
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