5 Vegan / Vegetarian Friendly Restaurants
Piazza del Sale, 3, Siena, Italy
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Italian, Organic, Mediterranean, Salad bar, Juice bar, Beer/Wine, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. About 80% of the menu is vegan and vegetarian. Serves organic and gluten free choices. All wines and beers are organic.
Via delle Terme 65, Siena, Italy
Cuisine: Lacto, Ovo, Italian, Mediterranean, Salad bar, Juice bar, Take-out, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. This is a deli and shop that makes food including couscous, salads, stuffed vegetables, quiche as well as meat dishes; prices are per kilo. It also sells fruits and vegetables, nuts, grains, juices and freshly made fruit & vegetable shakes. There are a few tables with bar stools and the food will be heated if you wish. Veg not labelled but staff can point to what's vegan.
Strada di Montalbuccio, 118, Siena, Italy
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Italian, Organic, Beer/Wine, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Has organic vegan and vegetarian dishes, including vegan desserts. You can ask to veganize some dishes (i.e. substitute cream cheese in the veggie fresh pasta with tofu cream). Located in the middle of the Tuscan countryside. Also has an organic vegetable garden.
Health Food Stores, Vegan Shops, Vegan Bakery and Catering, Vegetarian B&Bs, Organizations
Via Montanini, 45, Siena, Italy
Several locations in Siena. The front of this store looks like a pharmacy with vitamins, but the store also sells fresh fruits. Stocks many kinds of cereal, grains, flour, has agave syrup and the usual health food stuff. Further in the back of the store is a chilled vegan section with soya yoghurt, dairy free ice cream, tofu and seitan products, and some frozen meat-like vegan foods.
Viale Cavour, 67, Siena, Italy
Hotel with non-veg restaurant but has a vegan-friendly section in the breakfast buffet. Includes fresh fruits, cereals, muesli, bread and jam, juices--all marked with a "V OK." Could ask the waiter for soy milk and soy cappuccino, vegan croissant and biscuits, vegetable butter, organic jam, and fair trade brown sugar. The complimentary personal care products in the rooms are all cruelty-free. The hotel spreads vegan brochures.