8 Vegan / Vegetarian Friendly Restaurants
Alington House, 4 North Bailey, Durham, England
Cuisine: Vegan, British
Not an actual restaurant but an informal pop-up cafe run in a community centre on the first Saturday of each month from 11am-3pm. Rotating menu always includes three mains and a selection of desserts and drinks. Previous menus include the Classic Cafe Burger, dahl, lasagna, nachos, tofu katsu curry, pies etc. All mains are £4. Limited space available. Alington House is accessible via a small step up from street level, plus two more small steps up into the cafe area itself. Email ahead to check menu and availability: [email protected] Previously named Durham's Vegan Cafe.
5 Neville St, Durham, England
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, American, Western, Take-out
Dec 2013 reported non-veg turned fully vegetarian cafe. Serves soup of the day, breakfast food, and sandwiches. Almost all items can be made vegan, if not already. Relaxed atmosphere playing quiet music, free Wi-Fi.
Durham Market Place, Durham, England
Cuisine: American, Fast food, Take-out, Bakery, British, Catering
A vegetarian street food stall located on Durham Market Place most Saturdays. Also at the Farmer's Market on the third Thursday of the month. Occasional participant in Durham Street Food Project evening music and food events on Durham Market Place. Specializes in a range of made-in-house vegan burgers with a wide choice of toppings and sauces. Also offers a choice of flapjacks and slices.
Unit 4, Walkergate, Durham, England
Cuisine: Lacto, Pizza, Italian, Beer/Wine, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Italian restaurant chain with separate vegan menu listing appetizers, salad, pasta, pizza with vegan mozzarella, and sorbet for dessert. Has vegan suitable wines but not labelled.
86 Claypath, Durham, England
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Fast food, Take-out, Middle Eastern, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Formerly all veg, but now offer meat as well. Specialty is their recipe for falafel. Features small or large falafel pita sandwiches, self-service salad and toppings bar. Approximately £3.20 for a small sandwich to £4.80 for a large sandwich with aubergine & humus.
11 Crossgate (at the Georgian Town House B&B), Durham, England
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, American, Western, Delivery, Bakery, British, European, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Small crêperie attached to a B&B, serving a variety of sweet and savoury pancakes. Stocks vegan pancake batter so vegan pancakes are always available. Offers fresh fruit, vegan sorbet and maple syrup to accompany sweet pancakes, and Mediterranean vegetables, pine nuts and basil for savoury pancakes. Has soya milk. Staff knowledgaeble about veganism and happy to accommodate. Delivery via Deliveroo.
84 Claypath (at Leazes Rd), Durham, England
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Pizza, Mediterranean, Beer/Wine, Mexican, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Has a separate vegan menu including a daily vegan happy hour 5-7pm; pizzas, enchiladas, and chimichanga burritos all could be made with vegan cheese. Also a gluten-free menu, traditional Mexican cocktails and beers.
43-44 Saddler St, Durham, England
Cuisine: Lacto, Ovo, Pizza, Italian, Beer/Wine, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Italian chain restaurant with a separate vegan menu offering starters like bruschetta and garlic bread, plus pasta and pizza with vegan mozzarella, and sorbet for dessert.
Health Food Stores, Vegan Shops, Vegan Bakery and Catering, Vegetarian B&Bs, Organizations
36/37 Silver Street, Durham, England
UK healthfood chain store. Stocks vegetarian and vegan food, frozen food, vitamins and nutritional supplements, toiletries, dried pulses and beans and fruits, and more. Dec 2013 moved from 13 Milburngate.