42 Vegan / Vegetarian Friendly Restaurants
Rotenbergstr 28, Saarbrucken, Germany
Cuisine: Vegan, Western, Take-out, German
Opened Jul 2015, first vegan restaurant & shop in town. Has few tables inside for eating lunch (daily changing menu), coffee, smoothies, and cake. Sells bread, vegan cheese, other vegan food. Has a vegan brunch buffet on the first Saturday of every month from 9am-1pm. Reported re-opened, May 2016.
Mainzerstr. 4, Saarbrucken, Germany
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Western, Bakery, European, German
Vegetarian cafe serving a daily changing lunch menu til 2pm, dinner starting from 6pm, as well as drinks and cakes throughout. Vegan options are marked. See its facebook for menu posts. Est. Jan 2016.
Martin-Luther-Str 26, Saarbrucken, Germany
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Moroccan, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Morocco-themed restaurant run by a Moroccan opened in the summer of 2013. Vegan choices include main courses such as vegetarian couscous and a vegetable plate (with organic carrots, courgette, and eggplant). Upon request in advance vegan tajine can be prepared for bigger groups. Side dishes include a Moroccan salad as well as olives marinated Moroccan-style, separate vegetables (organic carrots, eggplant, courgette) or couscous. For dessert you can have Moroccan pancake with fruit (ask for no honey and no cream to make it vegan). Special drinks include Moroccan peppermint tea. The menu is in German only.
Martin Luther Str. 13, Saarbrucken, Germany
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Eritrean, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Offers two vegan starters and five vegan main dishes, all clearly labeled. The place is small and well-decorated. The owner is also the server and speaks decent English. Reservations accepted from 6pm-10pm. Previously located at Saaruferstrasse 12, Feb 2016.
Futterstr. 25, Saarbrucken, Germany
Cuisine: Lacto, Pizza, Italian, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Italian food and pizzeria. Pizza and bread is made in-house and vegan suitable. Larger groups could pre-order 1-week ahead for vegan cheese. The barilla-pasta (including the lasagna) is not vegan, the pasta made of spelt is vegan and gluten-free. Tuesday "poveri" bargain special pizza (margherita, funghi) after 5pm. Thursday "pazzo" bargain special pasta after 5pm.
Viktoriastr. 11, Saarbrucken, Germany
Cuisine: Chinese, Thai, Buffet, Delivery, Take-out, Asian, Catering, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. In the pedestrian precinct and near the central station. Traditional Asian style decor with dim lighting. Offers around 8 specific vegetarian dishes. Each dish contains 1g of glutamate, which can be omitted upon explicit request.
Trierer Strasse 1, Europa-Galerie, Saarbrucken, Germany
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Chinese, Thai, Take-out, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Vegetarian/vegan dishes are marked with a green symbol and include: 2 soups, mini poh pia, fried noodle with vegetable, soi-sam with peanut sauce, fried tofu with vegetable, tofu stew, cucumber and avocado sushi, and a bento consisting of sushi, maki, and soup. All dishes are glutamate-free.
Rotenbergstr. 10, Saarbrucken, Germany
Cuisine: Ovo, Indonesian, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Indonesian food cafe. Large tea selection. German-Balinese brunch on Sunday. You will find a few vegan and vegetarian dishes on its menu.
Hohenzollernstrasse 78, Saarbrucken, Germany
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, European, German, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Small, cozy cafe run by vegetarian mother and daughter. Vegan food include vegan lunch specials changing every week, vegan tajine for 5 persons on advance order, and usually one vegan pastry. Vegan drinks include chai tea with soya cream, vanilla and chocolate shakes with soya milk. The menu is in German. Call ahead for special arrangements like a vegan candlelight dinner.
Nauwieserstr 19, Saarbrucken, Germany
Cuisine: Lacto, International, Organic, Beer/Wine, European, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Cafe in the alternative Nauwieser Quarter. International cuisine with changing menu, half of which is vegetarian (of which a few meals are or can be made vegan). Spaghetti is vegan. Sources vegetables grown organically in the region. Lunch 12-3pm, evening menu 6-10pm. Beer garden in warmer months.
Försterstrasse 22, Saarbrucken, Germany
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Western, European, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Simple cafe. The dishes of the day are announced on a blackboard next to the entrance. Labels the vegetarian and vegan choices. Has breakfast pastries.
Saarland University Campus D4.1, Saarbrucken, Germany
Cuisine: Lacto, Ovo, Italian, Buffet, Beer/Wine, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Italian cuisine restaurant at Saarland University at student-friendly prices. Vegans could get pizza bread (with olive oil, oregano, garlic), pizza with tomato sauce (ask to omit cheese), pizza vegetaria with veggies (ask to omit cheese), mixed salad, and pasta aglio e olio ai peperonchini. Pasta is from Barilla (vegan). Pizza dough is also vegan. Modern decor with large TV.
Reichsstr. 4, Saarbrucken, Germany
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Chinese, Thai, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Vegan options include mini vegetarian spring rolls, Thai curry with vegetable and coconut, mixed Chinese vegetables, fried rice with mixed Chinese vegetables, fried noodles with mixed Chinese vegetable (vegans to specify and request "no egg"). All dishes come with rice. NOTE: that all dishes contain MSG but can be prepared without it upon request. Menu is in German only.
Mainzer Strasse 2, Saarbrucken, Germany
Cuisine: Lacto, Ovo, Mexican, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. A theme restaurant offering Mexican cuisine. Burrito and enchilada filled with roasted vegetable, salsa, guacamole, Mexican rice, and served with a salad; vegans ask to omit sour cream and cheese. Weekends the burritos and enchilada plates cannot be altered for vegans, so only available Mon-Fri. Vegans can get the Italian dressing, mixed salad & coyote salad (ask to omit egg) and potato chips.
St Johanner Markt 22, Saarbrucken, Germany
Cuisine: Lacto, Ovo, Western, Salad bar, Juice bar, Take-out, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. German chain of restaurants with emphasis on fresh and simple food. Offers cold-pressed juices, salads, soups, smoothies, sandwiches.
Froschengasse 2, Saarbrucken, Germany
Cuisine: Lacto, American, Fast food, Take-out, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. A small burger diner where you can get a bean-based vegetarian patty fried on separate pan and used in any of the burger falvors. Burgers are served with french fries and sauce. Order at the counter and wait 15 to 30 minutes.
St. Johanner Markt 32, Saarbrucken, Germany
Cuisine: Lacto, Ovo, Beer/Wine, German, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. German restaurant next to St. Johanner Markt with mainly all kinds of potato dishes from Saarland. Dogs are welcomed. Vegans could get potato soup (without cream), green salad with parsley-vinaigrette, baked potato stuffed with spinach or mixed vegetables with (ask without cheese or cream but with basil pesto and soy cream), sweet potato or potato fries; baked apple and various sorbet with berries sauce for dessert. Separate vegan menu possible for groups having booked in advance.
Im Almet 63, Saarbrucken, Germany
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Beer/Wine, French, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Could make it tarte flambees vegan when you order soy-based sauce, for both savory and sweet ones (apple, cherry, raspberry, etc.).
Nauwieser Platz 5, Saarbrucken, Germany
Cuisine: Lacto, Ovo, Italian, Organic, Mediterranean, Beer/Wine, European, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Restaurant in the alternative quarter Nauwieser Viertel next to Max Ophüls Square. Menu in German only. Vegetarian is labelled "vegi," vegan "vega." Menu varies but number of vegan and vegetarian dishes is constant. Sunday brunch til 2pm.
Gerberstrasse, Saarbrucken, Germany
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Chinese, Take-out, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Small, nondescript restaurant with several vegan dishes (without egg or oyster sauce) on the menu with tofu and also with mock duck from in-house-made seitan. Medium to big portions with as much rice as you wish.
Neffstrasse 1, Saarbrucken, Germany
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, International, Beer/Wine, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Cozy small restaurant with vegan options including bruschetta "Romana" with tomato-basil, a weekly changing vegetable soup (ask if it´s vegan), mixed salad with croutons or fried vegetables; roasted potatoes with mushrooms and salad (ask for no fried egg), tarte flambée with mushrooms and tomato sauce instead of crème fraîche (not on the chart but can be ordered spontaneously), pizza funghi with fresh mushrooms and homemade pizza dough (ask for no cheese) (no longer on the chart but possible upon pre-order 1 day in advance for at least 2 pizzas). Vegetarian options are marked with a red V.
Trierer Strasse 1 (at Europa-Galerie), Saarbrucken, Germany
Cuisine: Lacto, Western, Fast food, Juice bar, Take-out, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Casual place offering real fruit smoothies, fresh juices, a veggie panini (has cheese), salad (with yoghurt dressing) or build-your-own salad with up to 4 ingredients + basis salad mix.
Berliner Promenade 18 , Saarbrucken, Germany
Cuisine: Lacto, Pizza, International, Western, Beer/Wine, Bakery, German, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Multi-cuisine menu in German with labels for vegan and vegetarian dishes. Vegans could have gazpacho, the veggie-plus burger, gemüseacker salad, quinoa, corncob (omit butter), fries, fruit salad, Mexican chia-pudding, apricot-mushroom chutney and chili-dip.
Kaiserstrasse 7, Saarbrucken, Germany
Cuisine: Lacto, Ovo, Pizza, Italian, Mediterranean, Fast food, Take-out, Middle Eastern, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Fast food restaurant offering sandwiches, pizza, and pasta. Vegetarian and vegan choices are labelled.
Katholisch-Kirch-Str. 1, Saarbrucken, Germany
Cuisine: Lacto, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Lebanese, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Lebanese family-run restaurant in the city centre. Menu is in German. Vegan suitable include the lentil soup, mixed salad, fatoush, tabbouleh, hummus, mutable, foul, coriander potatoes, eggplant, vine leaves, plus 3 main dishes which are the falafel plate, vegetable plate, and vegetarian moussaka). For salads as a separate or side dish, ask for the balsamic vinegar dressing.
Schillerplatz 2, Saarbrucken, Germany
Cuisine: Ovo, Fast food, Take-out, Korean, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Korean restaurant. Menu indidicates the vegan options. Dishes like bibimbap, jabchae, dolsot bibimbap and kimbap, with or without Tofu. Order at the counter.
Kappenstr. 9, Saarbrucken, Germany
Cuisine: Lacto, Beer/Wine, European, Belgian, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Belgian beer bar and restaurant in the city center. Vegans could have bibbelskäs (fried potatoes), belgian fries with tomato sauce or onion, gemuesepfanne (grilled mixed vegetables, but ask for no meat sauce), tomato and veggie soup (omit cream and butter), onion soup (omit cheese and croutons). A mixed raw salad can be served vegan.
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