122 Vegan / Vegetarian Friendly Restaurants
Los Angeles is a large sprawl comprising many cities and suburbs, and this vegetarian dining page represents a small portion - primarily locations that are considered Los Angeles proper. To view other cities in Greater L.A. click on the interactive "City Map" above, or "Nearby cities" link above, or return to the California page for a Full List.
817 W 34th St (at USC), Los Angeles, California
Cuisine: Vegan, Indian, Italian, Organic, Buffet, Take-out, Mexican
Lunch only. Encouraged to bring your own reusable eating ware and to-go container. Occasional live music. Open to public, rain or shine, during autumn & spring classes. Prepared to Vaishnava Hindu standards. Accepts cash and Venmo.
4222 W Pico Blvd (at Crenshaw, Mid-City), Los Angeles, California
Cuisine: Vegan, American, Pizza, Organic, Delivery, Take-out, Mexican, Fusion
Little cafe in a strip mall with lot parking. Makes vegan food using ingredients like salad greens, tempeh, vegan cheese. Offers quesadilla appetizers, personal size pizzas, sandwiches, wraps, salads, breakfast crepes, cakes, and a large drinks menu. Est. 2013 by former staff of Golden Mean vegan cafe (not affiliated); and opened a location in Long Beach in 2017.
110 S Fairfax Ave (at /next to The Container Store), Los Angeles, California
Cuisine: Vegan, American, Fast food, Beer/Wine, Take-out
Casual all-vegan cafe chain with locations in Southern California (see website). Offers a variety of original veggie burgers and sandwiches, plus salads, sweet potato fries, kids menu, and desserts. This is the 7th Veggie Grill cafe, opened in May 2011 as reported to HC.
8393 Beverly Blvd, Los Angeles, California
Cuisine: Vegan, American, Thai, Fast food, Delivery, Take-out
Vegan Thai food restaurant near the Beverly Center. Provides a menu of Thai dishes using vegetables, tofu, and soy based meat-substitutes. Also makes casual American are like wraps, veggie burgers, and salads. Lunch special deals. Quick service, casual setting.
2703 W Sunset Blvd (at besides Comfort Inn, Silver Lake), Los Angeles, California
Cuisine: Vegan, American, Thai, Fast food, Delivery, Take-out
Vegetarian restaurant with an extensive menu of Thai food dishes in addition to veggieburgers, salads, wraps, vegan sushi, and more. Prices cheap to moderate. Casual and spacious setting. Parking in lot. Different ownership than the Vegan House on N. Wilcox, Hollywood.
3217 Cahuenga Blvd W (at Barham), Los Angeles, California
Cuisine: Vegan, American, Thai, Buffet, Fast food, Delivery, Take-out
In Sept 2013 this vegan food cafe replaced Vegan Express. It offers a large menu of Thai food along with several veggie burgers and salads. On the weekends is an all-you-can-eat buffet service. Location is near Universal Studios.
131 S Barrington Ave (at Brentwood area), Los Angeles, California
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, American, Organic, Raw, Juice bar, Take-out
Juice and smoothie bar with several So. Cal outlets. Vegan except for honey. Offers cold pressed organic juices, plus smoothies made-to-order, cleanse packages, a grab 'n go section with salads, soup, and entrees.
7168 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles, California
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Thai, Delivery, Take-out
Thai food menu featuring starters, salads, noodles, fried rice, currys, stir frys, and main entrees with choice of mockmeat or tofu. Brown rice, coconut rice, and other rice available. Everything can be made vegan upon request. Small and casual.
300 S Santa Fe Ave (at downtown Arts District), Los Angeles, California
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, American, Raw, Juice bar, Take-out, Mexican, Fusion
Its 3rd LA location, opened Mar 2015. Trendy, raw food-focused restaurant. Vegan except for honey.
534 N Hoover St (at Cafecito Organico), Los Angeles, California
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, American, Fast food, Take-out, Mexican, Fusion
Taco stand previously at Cafe Tropical 2900 Sunset Blvd and moved into Cafecito Organico coffee house Jan 2016. Offers cashew cheese, organic tortillas, and various taco fillings (squash, soyrizo, potatoes, pumpkin, corn). The chef-owner previously worked at Sage in Echo Park.
7564 W Sunset Blvd (at Curson), Los Angeles, California
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, American, Raw, Juice bar, Take-out
Books and drinks cafe offering a menu of smoothies and juices, light vegan food and raw food. Has salads, sandwiches and wraps with Daiya cheese, raw soups, smoothies with house-made almond mylk or cashew mylk. Vegan except for honey option in drinks. Atmosphere is very casual. Parking on street or in back.
2135 W Sunset Blvd (at Alvarado, in Echo Park), Los Angeles, California
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, American, Organic, Mediterranean, Gourmet
Very small and cozy vegetarian restaurant with nice ambiance and neighborhood feel. Main course range from $14-18 each. Vegan dishes are marked on the menu. BYOB. Limited seating, dine inside or out on the sidewalk. Parking on street.
3764 Watseka Ave (at Venice Blvd, by Culver City), Los Angeles, California
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, American, Indian, Buffet, Salad bar, Take-out, Catering
Very casual veggie restaurant adjacent to a Hare Krishna temple. Upstairs is a gift shop selling imported Indian clothes, jewelry, and gifts. Serves prasadam (holy food) prepared by monks. Pay for food by weight, or opt for the all-you-can-eat buffet from Mon-Sat which features a salad bar and hot foods bar. Dairy is used in some hot dishes. Desserts, including vegan cake), samosas, and beverages also available as extra.
5998 W Pico Blvd (at Pico-Robertson district), Los Angeles, California
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, American, Italian, Organic, Raw, Juice bar
Open Mar 2017 a plant-based cafe offering vegan food with Italian influence, plus juices, acai, sweets, smoothies, and espresso drinks. The only non-vegan item is bee pollen.
833 S Spring St (at downtown LA), Los Angeles, California
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, American, Juice bar, Take-out
Juice chain offering fresh and bottled cold press juices plus packaged salads. This location is combined with a coffee shop. Grab and go with a few small tables.
5904 N Figueroa St (at Highland Park), Los Angeles, California
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Ovo, American, Take-out, Bakery
Vegetarian cafe in Highland Park, est. since 2014. Offers a concise menu of modern vegetarian and vegan food like tempeh reuben, avocado blt sandwich, quinoa salad and add-ons like veggie sausage. Small but bright space. Baked goods are vegan and gluten-free. New menu Oct 2016.
317 S Broadway (at Grand Central Market, DTLA), Los Angeles, California
Cuisine: Lacto, Ovo, Mediterranean, Fast food, Take-out
Vegetarain falafel vendor in the Grand Central Market. Simple menu. Makes everything from-scratch. Uses yogurt or dairy products. The red falafel is vegan.
759 S La Brea Ave (at 8th St), Los Angeles, California
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, American, Take-out
A bright, casual coffeehouse and cafe with a vegetarian food menu. Has vegan desserts, live entertainment some nights, free Wi-Fi internet. Re-opened (all-veg) at this location Jun 2012, previously on Santa Monica Blvd.
5140 Sunset Blvd (at Normandie), Los Angeles, California
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Indian, Beer/Wine
One of the more well-received Indian vegetarian restaurants in Los Angeles. Serving nicely spiced and flavorful vegetarian Indian cuisine in a casual and colorful setting decorated with Indian tapestry, lamps, and photos of Indian spiritual teachers. Menu features South Indian cuisine including masala dosa, thali, samosas, and more. Dimly lit indoor and outdoor patio seating. Parking on street.
11510 W Washington Blvd (at Mc Laughlin, by Culver City), Los Angeles, California
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Indian, Buffet, Fast food, Juice bar, Take-out
East Indian food grocery and deli-style vegetarian fast food service; previously named Bharat Bazaar and Samosa House. Counter service, casual seating, bus your own table. Food is kept warm in a glass case display with many main entrees from which to choose (some vegan, ask); plus a la carte snacks menu for order (samosas, dosas, pakora), and also Indian sweets and juices. The grocery section features a large selection of Indian spices, sauces, grains and legumes, ready-to-eat packaged dried as well frozen Indian foods, and a small selection of fresh vegetables. Expanded seating in 2012. Has parking lot.
608 Mateo St (at downtown LA), Los Angeles, California
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, American, Organic, Juice bar, Beer/Wine, Fusion, All Raw
Est. 2014 in a vamped-up large warehouse that also houses a retail store and yoga room. The raw food cafe and juice bar offers fresh salads and raw entrees, juices and smoothies. The only non-vegan item on its menu is honey. Parking in front.
818 Wilshire Blvd Ste D (at Figueroa), Los Angeles, California
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Fast food, Take-out, Catering
Downtown Los Angeles vegetarian cafe. Located inside a busy fast food court that is popular with the downtown work crowd. Menu consists of light meals such as breakfast, sandwiches, wraps, organic coffee, elixir tonics and teas. Many options can be made vegan upon request. Counter service. Difficult street parking.
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