9 Vegan / Vegetarian Friendly Restaurants
Maria Grever 5 (at Margarito Ledesma and Colegio Militar), San Miguel De Allende, Mexico
Cuisine: American, Organic, Raw, Juice bar, Take-out, Gluten-free
A healthy drink bar's house specialty is the raw vegetarian frappe menu, made from house-made sprouted nut or seed milk, organic coconut oil, and local honey, and with flavors like mint chip and cherry royale - vegans please ask to substitute or omit the honey. Try the blast (a detox shot made from fresh pressed ginger & turmeric and raw apple cider vinegar). In addition to frappes, all-fruit smoothies, tonics, juices and shots with a variety of herbs and superfoods are available (vegans please inquire). All drinks are sugar-free also. Located in a landmark mural covered building in the arts district, Colonia Guadalupe.
Pipila 3A, Colonia San Antonio , San Miguel De Allende, Mexico
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Mexican, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Offers gourmet Mexican cuisine based on Chef's family recipes and regional Mexican influences. Has multiple, clearly labeled vegan choices on every menu. Emphasis is on gourmet combinations of ingredients sourced locally and the menu is seasonal. Examples of vegan dishes are fava bean soup with tomatoes & epazote; agua miel salad (kale, green herbs, quinoa, sesame dressing); green pozole with white & yellow corn; mole verde with pumpkin seeds, squash, portobello, rice & beans.
Correo 45, Centro, San Miguel De Allende, Mexico
Cuisine: Lacto, Pizza, Italian, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Wood fired pizza restaurant within a guesthouse, opened in early-2014. Small menu, only one vegan pizza (without cheese). Its rooftop terrace offers a view of the San Miguel rooftops.
Pila Seca 5, Centro (at Hernandez Macias ), San Miguel De Allende, Mexico
Cuisine: Asian, Fusion, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Asian Infused restaurant with some veggie dishes. The owner studied gastronomy in New York and believes in serving healthier food.
Calle del Dr Ignacio Hernandez Macias 83, San Miguel De Allende, Mexico
Cuisine: Lacto, Ovo, Mexican, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Gourmet Mexican food. Several dishes can easily be made vegan though it is not labeled as such. The chorizo used in several dishes (with potato, in the tacos, gringas and fajitas) is actually soy-based and is vegan. At least one of the regular staff is vegan and will easily be able to point out what can be veganized and also make recommendations. The guacamole with spirulina is vegan.
Calle Calzada de la Luz #49-A, Colonia Guadelupe, San Miguel De Allende, Mexico
Cuisine: Lacto, American, Fast food, Take-out, Mexican, Fusion, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Local burger joint minutes walk from Centro Historico. Makes one vegan burger from chile morrón with onion which reported is cooking on a clean, meat-free grill. There's also a house salad and fries. Try the horchata, made with oat milk.
Hidalgo 83 (at upstairs, corner of Calazda de la Luz), San Miguel De Allende, Mexico
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, International, Take-out, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Serves breakfast, lunch, coffee, and desserts. Menu includes veggie friendly items such as organic salads, juices, falafal, burritos, tortilla soup, and more.
Correo 43, Centro (at Camino Silvestre), San Miguel De Allende, Mexico
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Western, Mexican, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Teahouse cafe at Camino Silvestre. Food is all vegetarian except for fish. Offers breakfast, lunch, and afternoon tea. Specializes in sauces which are infused with tea. Sample items such as vegan pate with bread sticks and crackers, small sandwiches, breakfast fritatta (egg). Dining is at small tables with umbrellas in a garden courtyard.
Zacateros 83, Centro, San Miguel De Allende, Mexico
Cuisine: Thai, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Thai food restaurant. The chef/owner is knowledgeable veg/vegan diet and will make a dish vegan with tofu and vegetable and omit fish sauce, etc. A few of the desserts are vegan suitable. Atmosphere is spacious and inviting despite being on the lower level. Stone walls are adorned with paintings of orchids.
Health Food Stores, Vegan Shops, Vegan Bakery and Catering, Vegetarian B&Bs, Organizations
Ancha de San Antonio, 123 (at Stirling Dickenson), San Miguel De Allende, Mexico
A collective market that supports sustainable, artisan, natural and organic products. The aim is to provide a sustainable, fair-employer business that funnels resources back into the local community. Has over 40 different providers selling products including natural beauty, clayware, baked goods, French treats, a salad bar, smoothies, wheatgrass, traditional Mexican cuisine and pastas.
Organos 29, Centro, San Miguel De Allende, Mexico
Independently owned health shop stocking teas, herbs, supplements, natural hair and beauty products.
Ancha de San Antonio 39, San Miguel De Allende, Mexico
Sells organic, fresh and prepared food to-go, gluten free products, breads, cookies, drinks, pre-washed bagged salads.
Calle Margarito Ledezma 2, San Miguel De Allende, Mexico
Store with a deli case and a small restaurant. Stocks a large variety of organic produce, sauces, pasta, and more. Not 100% vegetarian but is very vegetarian friendly. Also offers tours and information on organics.
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