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.
La Cresta, Calle Jose Fabrega, Panama City, Panama
Cuisine: International, Western, Delivery, Caribbean, Fusion, Latin, Central American
Vegetarian restaurant with lots of vegan options. Offers a daily changing menu that can be delivered as well. Organizes vegan cooking classes from time to time.
Calle Manuel Espinosa Batista Edificio Cali (at Planta Baja Al lado de los estacionamientos de la Unive), Panama City, Panama
Cuisine: Vegan, Western, Take-out, Asian, Vietnamese
Part of the fast growing international chain of vegan restaurants opened by followers of Supreme Master Ching Hai, an advocate for veg living. Each location is individual family owned and operated. Serves all vegan food, coffee, non-alcoholic beverages, and vegan dessert.
Calle 49B Oeste (at 100m from Via Espana, next to Veneto Casino), Panama City, Panama
Cuisine: Buffet, Juice bar, Asian, Panamanian
Large cafeteria style seating. Features a wide variety in Asian and Panamanian vegan food. Includes soy meats, plantains, potatoes, rice, mixed veggies, soups and salads. Fresh squeezed orange juice and carrot juice as well. Food is usually made at 7am and available until closing. Lunch time has the best selection as there are fewer items left later on. Cafeteria pricing, around 70+ cents one scoop, and juices are 70+ cents (prices at Feb 2017). Owned and operated by a Taiwanese family.
Calle Ricardo Arias, El Cangrejo (at corner of Calle 50 & 53 E), Panama City, Panama
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Chinese, Fast food, Take-out, Asian
Chinese restaurant with basic, cafeteria style seating. Choose from a large selection plus a drink for your meal. Lots of soya meat, noodles, rice and vegetables. Air conditioned. No smoking. Free water and hot tea with food purchase.
Calle 52 (at El Cangrejo), Panama City, Panama
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Beer/Wine, Delivery, Take-out, Lebanese, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Restaurant with indoor dining room and patio serves several large-portioned vegan salads and appetizers, such as hummus, babaganoush, eggplant moussaka, fattoush, tabouli, other green salads, lentil soup, in-house-made pita bread and pizza. Drinks include tea, beer and wine.
Plaza de Francia, Casco Antiguo, Panama City, Panama
Cuisine: American, Western, Buffet, Panamanian, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Cafe offering vegetarian dishes like salads, sandwiches made with soy faux meat, scrambled tofu breakfast. Drinks include hot chocolate and coffee with almond milk, organic tea. Located next to the French Embassy in the old city, Casco Antiguo, which has been renovated and is visited by tourists every day. Houses a gallery on the second floor.
Avenida 5 Sur, Barrio San Francisco, Panama City, Panama
Cuisine: Vegan, International, Western, Juice bar
An upscale vegan restaurant that's part of the Holistic Mind Steps health center. Est. 2013 in the San Francisco neighborhood. Offers a set menu plus daily combo options, and there are desserts and juices.
Calle San Francisco 65, Panama City, Panama
Cuisine: Vegan, International, Juice bar, Take-out, Catering, Fusion
Small all-vegan cafe serving a large variety of local and international foods. Vegan deli, catering, lunches, juices and detox drinks are also available.
entre Cl 71B Oeste y Cl Juan Rivera Reyes, Panama City, Panama
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Chinese, Buffet, Fast food, Take-out, Asian, Taiwanese
Chinese restaurant with basic, cafeteria style seating and pricing per portion. Serves Asian food and non-alcoholic beverages.
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