13 Vegan / Vegetarian Friendly Restaurants
175 S Ventura Ave (at downtown), Ventura, California
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, American, Organic, Raw, Juice bar, Take-out, Bakery
Vegetarian cafe in downtown next to Jai Rhythm Yoga studio, est. 2017. Offers a short, farm-to-table breakfast and lunch menu with salads, soups, smoothies, bowls, desserts, espresso.
573 E Main St, Ventura, California
Cuisine: Ovo, Japanese, Take-out, Asian, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Ramen restaurant. Ask for vegan noodles when ordering, and choose from 4 vegetable broths: spicy miso, tom yum, tom kha, and veggie. Has regular tofu, fried tofu, vegetables. Vegan appetizers choices include spicy edamame and shiso peppers (specify no fish flake garnish).
566 E Main St (at downtown), Ventura, California
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, American, Juice bar, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Casual American fare restaurant. Order at the counter, and food is brought to your table. The menu is vegetarian friendly with salads, veggie burgers, wraps, black bean and rice burrito, various main entrees. Vegans can ask for soy cheese and vegan mayonaise substitute. Also offers fresh pressed juices, smoothies, organic coffee and tea.
2950 Johnson Dr Ste 131A, Ventura, California
Cuisine: Lacto, Take-out, Mexican, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. This Mexican food cafe labels what's vegan or can be made vegan; has a soyrizo. Ask for vegan version of nachos, enchiladas, tacos, horcata. At the back of Gateway Village Shopping Center.
5960 Telegraph Rd, Ventura, California
Cuisine: Ovo, Chinese, Beer/Wine, Delivery, Take-out, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. In addition to traditional Chinese vegetable dishes like the buddhist delight and kung pao bean curd, vegans can get mock meats in place of meat(chicken, shrimp) in many dishes. Booths, wooden paneling, and Chinese decor.
4990 Telephone Rd Ste 100, Ventura, California
Cuisine: Lacto, Ovo, Pizza, Italian, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Pizza franchise that uses local produce and bio-degradable paper products, and offers filtered water for guests. Has a separate menu for vegetarian/vegan dishes with vegan cheese option (call to check if in-stock). Lounge features recycled barn wood for table tops and menu boards.
387 E Main St, Ventura, California
Cuisine: Ovo, Thai, Take-out, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Typical Thai food menu in a casual modern setting. With each dish, you have a choice of protein: meat, vegetable, tofu. Be sure to specify your requests (no fish sauce, egg, etc.)
2950 Johnson Dr Ste 131B, Ventura, California
Cuisine: Lacto, Ovo, American, Fast food, Take-out, Mexican, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Seafood restaurant but has mock meats (fish, shrimp, tuna, etc.). On the menu are tacos, sandwiches, chowder, patty melts, soups, burgers. Root beer and coke floats can be made with vegan ice cream. Uses separate grill/fryer/utensils for vegan food.
2950 Johnson Dr Ste 129, Ventura, California
Cuisine: Ovo, Thai, Delivery, Take-out, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Thai cuisine menu where many dishes offer a tofu option, such as tofu or vegetable tom yum soup, rice and noodle with tofu. Be specific when ordering.
574 E Main St (at downtown), Ventura, California
Cuisine: Lacto, Indian, Buffet, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Catering, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Everyday at lunchtime is an all-you-can-eat buffet from 11:30am-2pm. The a la carte lunch and dinner menu includes some vegetarian entrees plus assorted breads, rice, and appetizers. Vegans should specify as ghee/dairy is used. Nice atmosphere, decorated with Indian-themed paintings on the walls.
Health Food Stores, Vegan Shops, Vegan Bakery and Catering, Vegetarian B&Bs, Organizations
695 E Main St (at Fir St, downtown), Ventura, California
Little herb store selling tea and herbal remedies, liquid vitamins, and a few other natural personal care products like shampoo. The owner, Ema, embraces both modern and folk medicinal approaches and can assist with health questions.
4071 E Main St, Ventura, California
Small chain of natural food markets originating from Central California. Stocks a wide range of natural food and grocery. Has fresh fruits and vegetables including organic, vitamins and supplements, frozen and chilled food, and more.
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