32 Vegan / Vegetarian Friendly Restaurants
Calle San Francisco 65, Panama City, Panama
Cuisine: Vegan, International, Juice bar, Take-out, Catering, Fusion
Small all-vegan cafe serving a large variety of local and international foods. Vegan deli, catering, lunches, juices and detox drinks are also available.
Calle Manuel Espinosa Batista Edificio Cali (at Planta Baja Al lado de los estacionamientos de la Unive), Panama City, Panama
Cuisine: Vegan, Western, Take-out, Asian, Vietnamese
Part of the fast growing international chain of vegan restaurants opened by followers of Supreme Master Ching Hai, an advocate for veg living. Each location is individual family owned and operated. Serves all vegan food, coffee, non-alcoholic beverages, and vegan dessert.
Avenida 5 Sur, Barrio San Francisco, Panama City, Panama
Cuisine: Vegan, International, Western, Juice bar
An upscale vegan restaurant that's part of the Holistic Mind Steps health center. Est. 2013 in the San Francisco neighborhood. Offers a set menu plus daily combo options, and there are desserts and juices.
PH Dorasol, Planta Baja Local 1A, El Dorado, Betania (at Cl 4ta y Av Miguel A. Brostella), Panama City, Panama
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Chinese, Buffet, Fast food, Take-out, Taiwanese
Taiwanese vegetarian buffet-style restaurant. No onion or garlic used.
Calle 49B Oeste (at 100m from Via Espana, next to Veneto Casino), Panama City, Panama
Cuisine: Buffet, Juice bar, Asian, Panamanian
Large cafeteria style seating. Features a wide variety in Asian and Panamanian vegan food. Includes soy meats, plantains, potatoes, rice, mixed veggies, soups and salads. Fresh squeezed orange juice and carrot juice as well. Food is usually made at 7am and available until closing. Lunch time has the best selection as there are fewer items left later on. Cafeteria pricing, around 70+ cents one scoop, and juices are 70+ cents (prices at Feb 2017). Owned and operated by a Taiwanese family.
entre Cl 71B Oeste y Cl Juan Rivera Reyes, Panama City, Panama
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Chinese, Buffet, Fast food, Take-out, Asian, Taiwanese
Chinese restaurant with basic, cafeteria style seating and pricing per portion. Serves Asian food and non-alcoholic beverages.
Autorápido Calle 5ta Parque Lefevre (at Dentro de Bluegong Panama Hostel), Panama City, Panama
Cuisine: Lacto, Western, Fast food
Sandwich shop offering vegetarian burgers, sandwiches, and gyros. Since March 2014. Everything can be made vegan without cheese. Live music events are presented sometimes.
Calle Ricardo Arias, El Cangrejo (at corner of Calle 50 & 53 E), Panama City, Panama
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Chinese, Fast food, Take-out, Asian
Chinese restaurant with basic, cafeteria style seating. Choose from a large selection plus a drink for your meal. Lots of soya meat, noodles, rice and vegetables. Air conditioned. No smoking. Free water and hot tea with food purchase.
La Cresta, Calle Jose Fabrega, Panama City, Panama
Cuisine: International, Western, Delivery, Caribbean, Fusion, Latin, Central American
Vegetarian restaurant with lots of vegan options. Offers a daily changing menu that can be delivered as well. Organizes vegan cooking classes from time to time.
Calle 52 (at El Cangrejo), Panama City, Panama
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Beer/Wine, Delivery, Take-out, Lebanese, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Restaurant with indoor dining room and patio serves several large-portioned vegan salads and appetizers, such as hummus, babaganoush, eggplant moussaka, fattoush, tabouli, other green salads, lentil soup, in-house-made pita bread and pizza. Drinks include tea, beer and wine.
Plaza de Francia, Casco Antiguo, Panama City, Panama
Cuisine: American, Western, Buffet, Panamanian, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Cafe offering vegetarian dishes like salads, sandwiches made with soy faux meat, scrambled tofu breakfast. Drinks include hot chocolate and coffee with almond milk, organic tea. Located next to the French Embassy in the old city, Casco Antiguo, which has been renovated and is visited by tourists every day. Houses a gallery on the second floor.
Calle 67 San francisco, Avenida 3b Sur, Panama City, Panama
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Organic, Juice bar, Delivery, Take-out, Caribbean, Panamanian, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Restaurant and grocery store offering some vegan products.
Av. de la Rotonda, Plaza Downtown Costa del Este, Local 5, Costa del Este, Panama City, Panama
Cuisine: Lacto, Ovo, Mediterranean, Fast food, Middle Eastern, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Falafel and hummus eatery. Vegan options marked on the menu with a green V, include falafel and toppings, salad and sauces. Staff knows what veganism is and will answer questions.
El Cangrejo, near Mentiritas Blancas, Panama City, Panama
Cuisine: Lacto, Ovo, Chinese, Asian, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Little tea house and eatery in El Cangrejo that's pet friendly. Offers a large variety of tea and coffee plus pastries, dim sum, and other meals. Ask for vegan options.
Marbella y Ave Balboa, Panama City, Panama
Cuisine: Ovo, Japanese, Asian, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Standard Japanese restaurant where you could get edamame, otsukemono (pickled vegetable), asazuke (vegetable salad), sunomono (cucumber salad), tofu salad, miso soup, agedashi tofu (main plate, fried tofu ), tempura vegetables (maybe shares same fryer though). Also could ask to make onigiri (filled rice balls) ramen, and curry rice vegan.
Clayton Mall en Calle al Hospital (at Calle Hill), Panama City, Panama
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Raw, Juice bar, Fusion, Latin American, Panamanian, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. With an outlet in Balboa as well this one in Clayton. Health food restaurant inside shopping center. Offers salads, entrees, build-yo-own bowl, and sushi; also smoothies and juices. Sample vegan choices include vegan tartare, stuffed mushrooms, vegan tacos, stuffed plantains, and minestrone soup.
Calle 6ta Orestes, Casa de Tomas , Panama City, Panama
Cuisine: Lacto, Ovo, American, Salad bar, Juice bar, Delivery, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Cafe with mainly vegetarian and vegan choices, including a vegan burger, vegan wrap, menu vegano dish, along with two vegan soups of the day. The only meat they offer is a burger and a chicken empanada. Previously called Citrus Cafe, change of name reported September 2017.
Justo Arosemena y Calle 45, Panama City, Panama
Cuisine: Lacto, Indian, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Indian cuisine with various vegetarian dishes, such as: pakora of cauliflower, onion, and veggies dipped in chickpea batter and fried, veggie samosas, sabzi biryani, baingan bhartha, aloo baingan tariwala, channa masala, aloo gobh, mixed vegetable spicy curry, onion salad, plain Indian bread, and deep-fried bread.
Avenida de la Rotonda, Complejo Business Park, Ocean Mall, Panama City, Panama
Cuisine: Lacto, Ovo, Thai, Asian, Fusion, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Asian fusion restaurant. Veggie choices include pad thai, rice paper rolls, spring rolls, pizza, gyoza, nasi goreng, vegetable sushi roll, tofu avocado salad, smoothies. Be sure to specify vegan.
Multiplaza, Panama City, Panama
Cuisine: Fast food, Take-out, Fusion, Hawaiian, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Poke bowl eatery (raw fish) but you could build your bowl choosing ingredients like tofu, brown rice, quinoa, mixed vegetables, various slice veggies, and avocado.
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