10 Vegan / Vegetarian Friendly Restaurants
Rantakatu 5, Oulu, Finland
Cuisine: Ovo, Chinese, Asian, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Oulu is a touristic city with very few choices for vegetarians. This place is located in the city center by the Tori market place. More upscale decor. Primarily meat-centric but does offer some vegetable dishes - tell the staff what you'd like and be sure to specify 'no chicken sauce,' and 'no oyster sauce' if you order the mushroom with bamboo.
Uusikatu 18, Oulu, Finland
Cuisine: Ovo, Chinese, Take-out, Bakery, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Small Chinese food and baked goods cafe in the city center. Several veggie and veganizeable dishes. Has soya milk.
Isokatu 25, Oulu, Finland
Cuisine: Lacto, Ovo, Western, Fast food, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Burger restaurant chain. Offers a vegan burger with option for a burger meal, and has vegan aioli dip. The patty is gluten-free and gluten-free buns will be provided when asked.
Latokartanontie 1 (at Höyhtyä shopping centre), Oulu, Finland
Cuisine: Pizza, Take-out, Middle Eastern, Arabic, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Göreme is a chain of restaurants offering pizza and kebabs. This one in the Höyhtyä centre offers a vegan pizza (with vegan cheese). Höyhtyä district is located approximately 3 kilometers from the city center. There are a few salads. The falafel contsins egg.
Pakkahuoneenkatu 5, Oulu, Finland
Cuisine: Asian, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. A small Asian restaurant with a grocery section, located in the city center, close to the sea. Two items on the menu are vegan suitable. Staff reported is aware of veganism.
Asemakatu 29, Oulu, Finland
Cuisine: Thai, Asian, Vietnamese, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Has a separate menu for vegetarians of which most are vegan suitable.
Kauppurienkatu 15 (at Valkea shopping mall), Oulu, Finland
Cuisine: Lacto, Pizza, Take-out, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Pizzeria chain. This outlet inside Valkea shopping mall offers 4 vegan choices.
Torikatu 24 , Oulu, Finland
Cuisine: Lacto, Pizza, Salad bar, Take-out, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. One of the oldest pizzerias in town, located in the city centre since 1982. Added vegan choices in 2015. Offers a small salad bar.
Pakkahuoneenkatu 15, Oulu, Finland
Cuisine: Lacto, Ovo, Take-out, Bakery, European, Finnish, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Ask what they can offer for vegans, and staff will assist. Bakery counter keeps soy milk for drinks.
Hallituskatu 19, Oulu, Finland
Cuisine: Thai, Buffet, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Thai food restaurant in the city center. A la carte menu has a separate section for veggie foods. Staff is aware of veganism - so ask.
Health Food Stores, Vegan Shops, Vegan Bakery and Catering, Vegetarian B&Bs, Organizations
Isokatu 54, Oulu, Finland
Asian food store located not so far from the main post office and the train station. Carries many vegan items, you just need to read the ingredients. Formerly named Aasia Ruoka.
Merikoskenkatu 8, Oulu, Finland
A convenience store that carries many vegetarian and vegan items. Located in the Tuira District about 2 kilometers from the city center.
Rautatienkatu 20, Oulu, Finland
An Oriental store located not far from the railway station. Sells many vegan items, but you have to check the ingredient labels.
Kirkkokatu 8, Oulu, Finland
Oulu branch of the Ekokauppa Ruohonjuuri. Situated in the heart of the city center, about 50 meters from the Rotuaari ball sculpture. Carries many vegan items including cosmetics.
Kauppurienkatu 7, Oulu, Finland
Located in the center of Oulu and sells lots of vegan stuff such as candies, desserts, cosmetics, nuts, organic grains, and more. Previously named Punnitse Saasta. Previously located at Kauppurienkatu 9.
Isokatu 23, Oulu, Finland
A health store located in the center of Oulu. They carry many vegan products such as cosmetics, vitamins, toiletries, washing powders, food, rice-oat-soya-almond milk and much more.
Kirkkokatu 23, Oulu, Finland
In the city center a branch of Life Oulu. Carries many vegan products.
Kauppurienkatu 8, Oulu, Finland
Oulu branch is back. Carries plenty of vegan items such as raw materials for lasagna, shampoos and other cosmetics, mayonnaise, chocolate bars, flapjacks, oils, teas, nuts, grains, falafel and many more. The only non-veg item in the store is biscuits with shrimp flavoring. Located in the center, on the opposite side of Kuudes Maku, very close to the sea.
Kauppahalli (Market Hall), Oulu, Finland
Small Asian store located inside Kauppahalli (Market Hall - Old building dating back to 1901), by the seaside and near the main library. Sells many vegan suitable items, but you have to check the ingredient labels.
Pakkahuoneenkatu 5 , Oulu, Finland
Ice cream shop in the city center. Offers around 4 vegan options.
Merikoskenkatu 6, Oulu, Finland
An Afro-Asian convenience store located in the Tuira District. Carries many vegetarian and vegan items. Approximately 2 kilometers from the city center.
Still hungry? Try searching for areas surrounding Oulu.