Vegan Friendly Restaurants in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil

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Top 10 Vegan / Vegetarian Restaurants

Whether you're vegetarian, vegan, or just searching for plant-based dining options, it's nice to have personal recommendations. That's why HappyCow has created this list, featuring the 10 best vegan restaurants in Rio De Janeiro, as determined by the highest scores calculated from HappyCow community member reviews. 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.
Rice & mushrooms burgers  at Teva in Rio De Janeiro
73 Reviews

Av Henrique Dumont 110, Loja B, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil



Categories: Vegan, International, Organic, Beer/Wine, Gluten-free, Latin, Brazilian

Modern and upscale plant-based restaurant and bar est. 2016. Uses seasonal ingredients and offers dishes like bolinho, burger served with potato wedges, mushroom steaks, spiced tofu entree, day's soups. Dessert may include options like toffee pudding, toffee cake or chocolate brownie topped with coconut ice cream.

"picanha" burger at Doppel Brügger in Rio De Janeiro
22 Reviews

R Gomes Carneiro, 132 - Ipanema (at Near Praça General Osório), Rio De Janeiro, Brazil



Categories: Vegan, International, Fast food, Delivery, Take-out, Brazilian

A family-run vegan restaurant serves burgers, not dogs, ice cream and much more. Located at the end of Ipanema Harbor shopping.

All you can eat buffet R$35 each at Spazziano in Rio De Janeiro
35 Reviews

Rua Prudente de Morais, 729, Sobreloja, Ipanema (at Rua Street Vinicius de Moraes and V de Moraes Bus Stop), Rio De Janeiro, Brazil



Categories: Vegan, Organic, Raw, Buffet, Salad bar

Sophisticated vegan restaurant, part of a spa complex, located close to Ipanema beach. Owners sympathetic to raw food. Some raw events held sometimes. Reported to close earlier than stated times.

Rice, fried inhame and shiitake bobó at Refeitorio Organico in Rio De Janeiro
68 Reviews

Rua Dezenove de Fevereiro, 120, Botafogo, Zona Sul, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil



Categories: Vegan, International, Organic, Buffet, Salad bar, Delivery, Take-out, Brazilian, Latin American

Buffet style with many choices including sushi, miso, salad bar, soya meats, and lots of vegan takes on local specialties. Location is tucked away down a passageway and up some stairs in Rua Dezenove de Fevereiro, look for the sign.

Mixed plate from buffet including vegetable pie (top) and banana ball (centre) at Be Vegan in Rio De Janeiro
19 Reviews

Rua General Polidoro, 58 - Lj 112 - Botafogo, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil



Categories: Vegan, Buffet, Fast food, Salad bar, Take-out, Fusion, Latin, Brazilian

Small eatery offering vegan buffet and salad bar with a variety of dishes. Pay by weight. Est. 2017.

Focaccia with eggplants, basil and goat cheese at Org Bistro in Rio De Janeiro
17 Reviews

Avenida Olegario Maciel, 175 Loja G (at Barra da Tijuca), Rio De Janeiro, Brazil



Categories: Vegan, International, Organic, Juice bar, Brazilian

Vegetarian organic bistro, reported fully vegan Mar 2019.

Lunch at Tempeh in Rio De Janeiro
37 Reviews

Rua Primeiro de Março, 24, Sobreloja (at Praça Quinze de Novembro and Rua Do Ouvidor), Rio De Janeiro, Brazil



Categories: Vegan, Buffet, Salad bar, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Brazilian

Restaurante Tempeh is a self service buffet. All you can eat for around 25R, or you can pay by weight. Has organic wine. Secondary number: +55-21-96466126.

Vegan cheese and mushroom sandwich  at Casa Hoba in Rio De Janeiro
12 Reviews

Rua Fernandes Guimarães, 49, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil

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Categories: Vegan, American, Juice bar, Take-out, Bakery, Gluten-free, Brazilian

Vegan cafe and ice cream shop est. 2018. Sources from local and organic producers. In addition to vegan ice cream treats, it also serves vegan cheese sandwiches, green juices, and baked goods like banana bread.

Pizzas at Vida Bistro in Rio De Janeiro
27 Reviews

Avenida Ataulfo de Paiva 320, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil



Categories: Vegan, American, Pizza, Organic, Fast food, Take-out, Bakery, Gluten-free, Brazilian

Vegan bakery and cafe with gluten-free options. Serves a different lunch every day and has a complete menu with pizzas, pasta, salads, sandwiches, burgers, rösti and brazils tipical tapiocas and salgadinhos (snacks) including cakes, fresh juices, mate, kombucha, coffee, tea and hot chocolate with almond milk. Sells some vegan foods like almond cheese, vegan butter and brazils tipical sweet named 'doce de leite' (made with coconut milk).

Breakfast  at Espaço Pura Vida in Rio De Janeiro
10 Reviews

R. Maria Luísa Pitanga, 163, Barra da Tijuca, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil



Categories: Vegan, Western, Fusion, Brazilian

Vegan place serving snack food during the week -- its signature dish is a pumpkin and cashews burger. Offers breakfast and lunch menus on the weekend.

So that's our list of the very best vegan food that Rio De Janeiro has to offer. We hope that you enjoy your dining experience.

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