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.
Calle Porfirio Diaz 311, Ruta Independencia, Centro, Oaxaca, Oaxaca, Mexico
Cuisine: Vegan, Organic, Mexican, Bakery, Catering
Serves all-vegan food in a colonial house in downtown Oaxaca. All dishes are made-in-house including milks, cheese and sourdough bread. Also has enchiladas, empanadas, paninis, soups and ice cream.
J.P. Garcia 207, Centro (at Trujano), Oaxaca, Mexico
Cuisine: Lacto, Mexican, Take-out only, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Natural food store with a takeaway cafe inside serving mostly vegetarian food. Offers fast food for take-out like tamales, soy burgers, chilaquiles, sandwiches, breakfast, and a lunch menu which includes soup, salad, main dish, drink, and dessert. Simple set up. You might bring your food "para llavar" (to-go) and eat at the Zocalo, Los Arcos de Xochimilco, or the botanical garden.
Porfirio Diaz 1105 (at La Jicara), Oaxaca, Mexico
Cuisine: Lacto, Ovo, International, Organic, Mexican, Fusion, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Was once fully vegetarian but no longer. Has daily changing vegetarian menu with a few vegan options. Mexican and international cuisine, natural ambiance, eclectic music. Previously at Macedonio Alcala 802-a.
Garcia Vigil 403, Colonia Centro, Oaxaca, Mexico
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Italian, Mexican, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Italian restaurant with a vegetarian section where the dishes are labeled if vegan. Vegan entrees include Italian food along with Mexican dishes. Has tofu and seitan. Located in the historic center, two blocks from Santo Domingo Church.
212 Calle Garcia Vigil (at Calle Matamoros), Oaxaca, Mexico
Cuisine: Lacto, Pizza, Italian, Delivery, Take-out, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Located in the heart of the city. Offers vegan, vegetarian and gluten free pizzas with vegan cheese; most likely not labeled, so please inquire.
Av Hidalgo 1017, Centro, Oaxaca, Mexico
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Mexican, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Mexican restaurant with vegetarian and vegan options. Specializes in tacos with unique and different fillings. The owner is a skilled Oaxacan chef.
Geranios 100, Colonia Las Flores (at Prolongacion de Eucaliptos ), Oaxaca, Mexico
Cuisine: Vegan, Mexican, Gluten-free
Reported to be all-vegan (please inquire to be sure). Has no sign on the front door. Friendly service. Affordable. Try the desserts.
Margarita Maza 414, Oaxaca, Mexico
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Take-out, Mexican, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Situated near Parque Llano, this place functions as both an organic grocery as well a small sit-down restaurant. Run by a family who creates many varieties of in-house-made seed and nut products including vegan asiento, soy fiambre, barbecued soymeat, and other local Oaxacan foods. Will special order items upon request. Food is vegetarian and sometimes chicken.
Monte Olimpo 157, Oaxaca, Mexico
Cuisine: Lacto, Ovo, Mexican
Vegetarian Mexican restaurant with vegan options. Has a daily menu, see updates on Facebook. Previously at Calzada de la Republica, potential change of address reported December 2017.
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