45 Vegan / Vegetarian Friendly Restaurants
Travel Notes: Norwich is one of the oldest and most historic cities in the UK - but not in terms of attitude or opinions. People are friendly and liberal, open-minded and kind to visitors and locals alike. Most restaurants and bars offer vegetarian options, an ever increasing number even vegan options - you should also find vegan drink options pointed out to you on many a menu. Norwich has an active, helpful and involved Vegan group (Norwich Vegans) and many, many places to eat out. The Norwich Market is a treasure trove of vegan snacks, cakes or take away foods and the cities many parks and outdoor spaces make ideal picnic destinations.
Stalls 54/55 Market Place, Norwich, England
Cuisine: Vegan, Fast food, British
Offers grab n go vegan breakfast and lunch food at Norwich Market. Menu changes weekly with sample items such as burritos, arincini, katsu curry, and many American diner style dishes. Uses recipes that are ordinarily not vegan and put a vegan spin on it.
28 Cattle Market St (at City centre), Norwich, England
Cuisine: Vegan, American, Chinese, Buffet, Fast food, Take-out
Previously named Vegeland, now an official branch of Loving Hut. Part of International chain of vegan restaurants opened by followers of Supreme Master Ching Hai, an advocate for veg living.
12 Pottergate, Norwich, England
Cuisine: Vegan, Pizza, Western, Take-out
Open Oct 2016 in Norwich Lanes a vegan deli and coffee shop showcasing output from the UK's first micro soya dairy, which is on public view in the same premises. Sells grab and go drinks and snacks, including pizza, soysage rolls, cakes, chocolate, crisps and ice cream.
85 Spencer Street, Norwich, England
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Chinese, Fast food, Take-out, Buddhist
All vegetarian Chinese takeaway, offers mock meats in dishes. Has a vast menu with plenty of choices and dishes which are suitable for vegans.
42-46 Bethel Street, Norwich, England
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Organic, Beer/Wine
Part of the Norwich environmental centre, with an attached shop selling food, books, clothing, and household items. Vegetarian cafe sells cakes, tea, breads, etc. throughout the day, with soups and other main dishes only available around lunchtime. Cafe uses mostly organic ingredients. Most workers are volunteers.
21-23 Castle Meadow, Norwich, England
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Organic, Mediterranean, Salad bar, Juice bar, Take-out, British, European, Fusion
Vegetarian cafe whose profits goes to its charity trust, The Missing Kind. Guests may donate drinks and meals to those who need it with the KindaCup project – a bit like the ‘pay it forward’ movement. Holds debating corners and events.
131-139 Queen's Rd, Norwich, England
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Indian, Juice bar, Take-out
Namaste India's 2nd location, est. Jun 2016 in a historic building. Uses family recipe to make the traditional street food and South Indian specialties. BYO.
The St, Trowse (at White Horse Ln), Norwich, England
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, International, Juice bar, Beer/Wine, Take-out
Serves internationally inspired vegetarian and vegan food, with organic and locally sourced specials always available. Run by (but not just for) vegetarians, all food is prepared daily on the premises. Ask about special diets.
Old Fire Station Stables, Labour in Vain Yard, Guildhill Hill, Norwich, England
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Western, British
Vegetarian cafe above the Rainbow Wholefoods store. Offers breakfast, light lunch and salads, cakes. Vegan food is labelled.
Theatre St, Norwich, England
Cuisine: Lacto, Ovo, British, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Historic venue with restaurant. Offers traditional afternoon tea as well evening pre-threatre menu with vegetarian/vegan choice on request - booking advised.
The Hogshead, 1 Queen St, Norwich, England
Cuisine: Lacto, American, Pizza, Beer/Wine, British, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Brew pub chain with Vegan Society approved bottled and draught beers. The pizza menus includes one vegan pizza called "the hero." Has a seitan burger, and the veggie dog can be veganized.
39 Market Pl, Norwich, England
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, American, Pizza, Organic, European, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Serves pizzas cooked in a wood-burning brick oven, including vegan pizzas made with vegan cheese. Has other food including pasta and salads; vegans please inquire.
3 Britannia Rd (at HMP Norwich), Norwich, England
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Bakery, British, Catering, European, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Shabby chic cafe at Norwich prison, partly staffed by low risk offenders who are learning work skills to improve their lives. Launched a vegan menu in early 2017 that includes options like creamy vegan pasta alfredo, a sweet potato and chickpea burger, vegan cooked brunches and plenty more. There are also a variety of vegan cakes available, and vegan Sunday roasts. Profits and tips go to victim support charities and prisoner rehabilitation. Based at the former Britannia Barracks with views over Norwich.
Stall 20, Norwich Market, Gentleman’s Walk, Norwich, England
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Fast food, Take-out, Spanish, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Spanish food stall with daily vegetarian and vegan options. The churros with chocolate are vegan with soya milk used to make the sauce.
2 Wherry Rd, Norwich, England
Cuisine: Lacto, American, Pizza, Italian, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Chain restaurant offering Italian and American comfort food classics but has separate vegan menu with choices ranging from pizza and pasta to salad and burger - ask for it. Family-friendly atmosphere.
52 St Benedict's St, Norwich, England
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Take-out, British, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Quaint, cool and very busy cafe. Has full vegetarian and vegan big breakfast choices. Serves breakfast all day. Soy milk is free, rice or coconut milk is 30p extra.
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