Cafe Thrive

  • Vegan Vegan
    ( 14 reviews )
Contact
+44-2381290599
Find

18 Hanover Building A, Southampton, England, SO14 1JX

Vegan cafe est. Aug 2017. Serves all day breakfast plus sandwiches, burgers, stone baked pizza, Sunday roast, and milkshakes. Has kids menu. Open Mon-Tue 8:30am-6:00pm, Thu 8:30am-6:00pm, Fri-Sat 8:30am-9:00pm, Sun 10:00am-4:00pm.

Categories: Vegan, American, Pizza, Western, Fast food, British

14 Reviews

First Review by Veggiebarn

absolutely delicious! - Edit

We went here when they had their winter menu and it was delicious! The Thrive Christmas sandwich was insane and I’d absolutely eat it again. The place has a great atmosphere and a really nice view outside. The menu is amazing and the desserts are also incredibly yummy. Definitely recommend this place, I was awesome.

Read More

By submitting this post you agree to HappyCow Terms

Amazing find! - Edit

Found this place on Happy Cow on a trip to Southampton. Absolutely lovely and friendly staff. Close to the shops, easy to find. Bustling cafe with so many vegan options from hot chocolate with marshmallows and cream to burgers, pizzas (after 5pm), hot breakfast (before 12pm), sandwiches and salads. Not to mention the number of sweet treats including waffles and knickerbocker glory lookalikes!

Pros: Great variety, Extremely tasty, Good price

Read More

By submitting this post you agree to HappyCow Terms

Best Place - Even Omni Kids Love It! - Edit

It's so nice to finally have a dedicated vegan cafe in Southampton. I've been here several times, and I've yet to be disappointed.

The food is divine. You can be as healthy or unhealthy as you like without breaking the bank. Lots of drinks options, a plethora of milk options for hot drinks...it's just incredible.

Recently I took my omni family here for lunch. Even my 12-y/o brother was pleased with the food! He polished off his main, a dessert AND chocolate milkshake, and said how much he enjoyed it. My mother also ate well and commented on how tasty everything was.

It's also nice that it's in the main shopping area, just down the road from Debenhams. It overlooks one of the town's many parks, has upstairs and outdoor seating, is open late on Friday and Saturday, AND there's a vegan supermarket not two doors away!

Bonus? They also do takeaway!

Pros: Amazing food, Affordable, Dog and child friendly

Cons: Not on high street, but in main shopping precinct, No room in stomach to buy everything!

Read More

By submitting this post you agree to HappyCow Terms

Amazing burgers - Edit

Visited this cafe twice in one day, first time had the whole food burger and waffles for dessert (very big, should have shared with my husband instead of one each) then came back later and got the same burger for takeaway dinner (it was that good!)

Pros: reasonable prices, good portion sizes, next door to a health food shop

Cons: menu could be easier to read (bit crammed on so ea

Read More

By submitting this post you agree to HappyCow Terms

OMG the best vegan cafe 💞 - Edit

I can’t even express how much I love this place. I tried their ‘meaty’ burger and it was the most delicious burger I’ve had. Definitely my number one place. They offer different specials, for example I tried vegan kebab with cheese chips or steak and cheese baguette. They just get everything right. They have so many cake, doughnut and treats options. One of my faves is cream filled doughnut. I love this place 💞

Pros: delicious food, budget friendly

Read More

By submitting this post you agree to HappyCow Terms

great! - Edit

Fantastic to finally have somewhere decent to eat!! I had the tofu and quinoa salad & buckwheat waffle. Both were lovely. Coffee is good too :)
Staff very friendly and helpful
Thank you Thrive :)

Read More

By submitting this post you agree to HappyCow Terms

Great all-day breakfast - Edit

Excellent food, friendly and efficient service. Highly recommended for vegans and non-vegans alike.

Read More

By submitting this post you agree to HappyCow Terms

🌱💚 - Edit

Went with a group from Vegan Runners. Lovely place, great food and very welcoming 🌱💚

Read More

By submitting this post you agree to HappyCow Terms

I never knew this place existed - Edit

I've lived in Southampton all my life and what a find. I've recently turned Vegan and love coming to town and treating myself to lunch. The food was flavoursome and the staff were friendly. Will definitely be coming back to sample more of the menu x

Pros: Lots of choice.

Cons: Busy but I see that as a good thing as well.

Read More

By submitting this post you agree to HappyCow Terms

Perfect for a Lunch - Edit

At least a proper vegan cafe for fellow Sotonians and others.

Pros: Everything vegan, Affordable, Big portions

Cons: Small table for 4

Read More

By submitting this post you agree to HappyCow Terms

Great cafe - Edit

I ate here recently and we had a great experience. We both chose the "meaty" burger, it was certainly a big patty! We also tried the sides of onion rings, loaded chips and humous.

All the food was a really good quality, the toppings on the "meaty" burger were really good, it came with a nice mayo and cheese on top.

There were alot of customisation options for the burger which i liked (including things like onion rings, humous and has browns).

There were also a lot of nice looking cakes at the counter but we didn't have the belly space for those too!

The cafe was a nice size downstairs and they had plenty more seating upstairs too.

We found that they didn't serve the pizza before 5 so sadly we couldn't try any.

In all a very recommendable place to eat!

Pros: Great burgers, Nice atmosphere, great sides

Read More

By submitting this post you agree to HappyCow Terms

Wow Great Addition To Southampton For Vegan Dining - Edit

The menu at Cafe Thrive is extensive and covers all tastes, dietary requirements and appetites and they also offer takeaway sandwiches and salads. A chiller cabinet displayed a wide variety of vegan cakes, croissants and brownies, who said vegans cannot have their cake and eat it.

We ordered a gluten free vegan breakfast and a tweaked vegan breakfast to accommodate my allergies. We loved the food so well cooked, packed with flavour and a fabulous barbecue taste to the mushrooms, absolutely delicious breakfasts.

Cafe Thrive is owned by a young enterprising couple and when we visited chef Sarah had to leave for the doctors, due to a knife injury, so we really appreciated her making our breakfasts, before she left. We will be visiting again, when next in Southampton.

Pros: All Vegan Menu, Vegan takeaway, Vegan cakes

Read More

By submitting this post you agree to HappyCow Terms

Delicious! - Edit

Delicious browsnie, and probably the best milkshake i've had (Caramel biscoff), friendly staff, and a clean, professional location.

Read More

By submitting this post you agree to HappyCow Terms

Superb! - Edit

Cafe Thrive is the first all vegan eatery that Southampton has had. It's been a long wait but sooo worth it! Fantastic menu choices and delicious food. I had their home made 'meaty' burger followed by an amazing vanilla slice (first one I've had for over 15 years since going vegan). There are beautifully fresh salads and a great kids' menu. So much choice....will be going back very soon!

Pros: Very reasonable prices. , Fabulous cakes and puds!, Kids menu

Read More

By submitting this post you agree to HappyCow Terms

Link to this page from your site. .
Return to Southampton Vegetarian Restaurants & Health Food Store Listings
Business Owners, if you see an unfair review, read this.
Why was my review removed? - details / Review guidelines
Reviews are not endorsed by HappyCow - review terms
Has Cafe Thrive closed, shut down, moved, or changed? Please use the Update Form.
This page has been viewed 1568 times.

Keep HappyCow Growing Strong!

I would like to support