7 Vegan / Vegetarian Friendly Restaurants
No. 6, Ivane Machabeli St, Tbilisi, Georgia
Cuisine: Vegan, International, Western
A non-profit community vegan cafe and restaurant, opened July 2015. It's also a meeting place for people who are actively working to change things concerning environmental, animal rights, health and social issues. Re-opened Oct 2016 post-renovation and move from 41 Vertskhlis Str.
3, M Kostava Street, Tbilisi, Georgia
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Mediterranean, Delivery, Take-out, Catering, Middle Eastern
A vegetarian restaurant uses authentic and sustainable local ingredients. Vegan options are clearly labeled. Located inside the inner courtyard.
7a Pekini str, Tbilisi, Georgia
Cuisine: Lacto, Ovo, Fast food, Salad bar, Take-out, European
Ice cream parlor with multiple outlets. This one also serves cakes and salads. Marks the vegan menu items. Vegans could get fruit ice cream, the apple pie and cherry tarts, the fruit frappe, and soy milk for coffee. English menu available.
D. Aghmashenebeli 132, Tbilisi, Georgia
Cuisine: Lacto, Ovo, Pizza, Beer/Wine, European, Georgian, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Wine bar and restaurant. Has English menu that specifies what is or can be vegan. Among the vegan choices are Georgian classics such as khinkali with mushrooms (stuffed dumplings), lobiani (bean bread), and eggplant with walnut sauce, plus salads, soups, and starters like a paste made of pumpkin seeds and a stewed onions with herbs. Staff can speak English and will assist with your order.
18 Ioane Shavteli St, Tbilisi, Georgia
Cuisine: Lacto, Beer/Wine, Georgian, Non-veg
Serves fish, vegan options available. Cafe in the old town, a 10-minute walk from freedom square. Offers lacto-vegetarian food and fish. Offers approximately a half-dozen vegan items. Sample dishes include gomi (white corn) with aubergines, vegetables, soups, and salads. Serves vegan wine. Slow service.
4 Mikheil Lermontovi St (at Shalva Dadiani), Tbilisi, Georgia
Cuisine: Lacto, Ovo, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Georgian, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Traditional Georgian food. Offers "fasting menu" which is mostly vegan and focused around Orthodox religious fasting before Easter. Staff speaks limited English and uderstands "vegetarian" and will assist with vegan diets. Smoking permitted inside. A meal cost around US$5.
3 Vazha Pshavela Ave , Tbilisi, Georgia
Cuisine: Lacto, Ovo, Pizza, Italian, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Pizza restaurant with Wi-Fi. Try the vegan, veggie delight, or customize your own pizza. Order online: www.ronnyspizza.com for delivery and take out.
Health Food Stores, Vegan Shops, Vegan Bakery and Catering, Vegetarian B&Bs, Organizations
17 Giorgi Akhvlediani Street, 3rd Floor (at Merab Kostava), Tbilisi, Georgia
Hostel service located inside community space, run by the local animal rights group. Focus is on community organizing with people allowed to book sleeping arrangements.
10 Gorgasali str, Tbilisi, Georgia
Weekday food delivery service for healthy meals. Not all veg but has a vegetarian section - see website.
Still hungry? Try searching for areas surrounding Tbilisi.