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.
across the street from Api Plaza on Sanam Bin Road, Chiang Rai, Thailand
Cuisine: Vegan, Chinese, Thai, Juice bar
Offers many choices on its menu, including: corn, pumpkin, and sesame seed juice/soup; guay dtee-ow; kao soi, a Northern specialty; grain and vegetable salad; khanome jin noodles.
612/93 Sirikorn Market Paholyothin Rd, Chiang Rai, Thailand
Cuisine: Vegan, Chinese, Thai, Buffet
Large vegetarian restaurant 150 yards behind the bus station. Food is all pre-cooked and laid out behind a glass window for you to point and choose. Offers a selection of vegetarian meats such as red pork, duck, three-flavored fish, drumsticks, fried pig intestines, and others. Makes a few made to order items like "guay dtee-ow," which is especially delicious in the cool season after a long day's trekking.
Sai Klang street (at near post office), Chiang Rai, Thailand
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Thai
Small veggie restaurant with 4 tables. Offers dishes with vegetables and faux meat. Use fake meat (soy bean or wheat flour for imitated meat). Located near the border of Laos, just North of Soi 8 on the 1020.
3/2 Soi Sangkaew Trirat Rd, Muang District, Chiang Rai, Thailand
Cuisine: Ovo, Thai, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Specializing in Northern Thai food. Dishes that can be made vegetarian are marked with a V on the menu. The owner speaks English and has understanding of vegetarianism. Gluten free meals marked. Relocated from 423/3 Banpharprakan Rd.
Sathan Payabarn Rd (at opposite Chiang Rai Regional Hospital), Chiang Rai, Thailand
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Thai, Buffet, Buddhist
Better to arrive early for more food options. Directions: from front entrance of the hospital walk 30m east to the right, and Boonsita is on the left. Look for the large banner with the owner's photo on it along with a number of jay (thai veg) signs. Pleasant, covered outdoor eating area, and there is a lawn right next to it.
Thanalai Road, Chiang Rai, Thailand
Cuisine: Vegan, Thai, Take-out
Vegan restaurant in the city center. Has a selection of prepared meals and choices from a menu; non spicy food is available. Soy based mock meats and tofu, as well as soy milk made with five varieties of beans. Has a very clean restroom. Small premises, friendly and welcoming. Motorcycle parking on a main road in the city.
118 Tambon Wiang, Wiang Pa Pao, Chiang Rai, Thailand
Cuisine: Vegan, Thai, Take-out
Vegan restaurant and shop, has some baked items. One can choose from a few pre-cooked dishes on top of rice. Sells products like sauces, instant noodles, soy meats.
879/4-6 Phaholyothin Road (at Prasopsuk Road), Chiang Rai, Thailand
Cuisine: Lacto, Italian, Beer/Wine, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Italian food restaurant with lots of imported food, wine and beer. Has several vegetarian choices (with dairy). No vegan food except salad. Has Wi-Fi.
Singhaclai Road, Chiang Rai, Thailand
Cuisine: Vegan, Chinese, Thai
Situated 150 yards east of Overbrook Hospital and 150 yards west of Thai Tourist Authority Office. Slightly more expensive than the other restaurants. Restaurant is clean, but the portions are small. This restaurant is on the North side of Singhaclai Road, opposite Wat Pra Sing.
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