16 Vegan / Vegetarian Friendly Restaurants
Calle 38 no. 5-16, Cartagena, Colombia
Cuisine: Vegan, Indian
Hare Krishna run cafe with vegan and vegetarian gourmet fast food. Offers set lunch of a soup, main and drink. Located very close to Teatro Heredia. Note that Calle 38 is also known as Calle del Estanco del Aguardiente. Diners sit on the floor. Reported fully vegan, Jan 2017.
San Diego, Calles de los Puntales 37-01 (at Carrera 9 btwn Calle 37 & Calle 38), Cartagena, Colombia
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Take-out, Colombian
Restaurant and health store with a takeaway counter. Busy at lunchtime. Serves only the set menu which includes a soup and main dish which is usually vegetarian spin-offs of standard Colombian dishes (rice, beans, veggies). Located at Plaza San Diego.
Centro, Calle del Curato 38-34 (at /between Del Santismo and Stuart), Cartagena, Colombia
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, International, Juice bar, Colombian, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Ask for the vegetarian menu, which features eggplant spread, lentil croquettes and ratatouille, Italian, Lebanese, Indian, and Chinese inspired dishes including tofu and soy meat. Note that the plant cheese may contain traces of milk. Fresh squeezed juices and local beer by the bottle available. Has air-con. Previously named Torre Luna, changed owners in Mar 2014.
29-a, Cra 10, no. 29186, Getsemani, Cartagena, Colombia
Cuisine: Lacto, Ovo, American, Organic, Juice bar, Beer/Wine, Caribbean, Colombian, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. A slow food cafe serving coffee, acai, juice, and labeled vegan items.
Av. Asamblea 25-150, La Manga, Cartagena, Colombia
Cuisine: American, Pizza, Fast food, Juice bar, Delivery, Bakery, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Small bio restaurant and bakery. Menu offers pasta, pizza, and burgers. Lentils and spinach are the vegetarian burgers. Can ask to veganize. Has natural juices and smoothies.
30-40a, Carrera 10, Cartagena, Colombia
Cuisine: Lacto, Ovo, Caribbean, Fusion, Colombian, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Cafe affiliated with foundation FEM that employs and trains local youth. Menu in English and Spanish. Lists vegan items or what can be made vegan, such as substitution with tofu. Relocated from 3220 25th St.
Cra 1 #12-120 (at Bocagrande Mall), Cartagena, Colombia
Cuisine: Lacto, Ovo, American, Western, Salad bar, Take-out, European, Colombian, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Chain restaurant offering salad bar, soups, sandwiches, crepes, pasta, waffles and ice cream, fresh fruit juices and lemonade. Vegan options are marked on the menu.
Cll Larga no. 8B 179, Cartagena, Colombia
Cuisine: Lacto, Pizza, International, Beer/Wine, Middle Eastern, Colombian, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Ask for the vegetarian menu, which has items like patacones (fried green plantains), lentil falafel, Lebanese style rice, stir fry mushrooms, vegetarian pizza. Some can be made vegan - ask.
Carrera 3, #7-157, Cartagena, Colombia
Cuisine: Lacto, International, Western, Fast food, Juice bar, Take-out, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Casual-nice fast food franchise offering wraps, salads, rolls, chia and quinoa, fresh juices, and smoothie. Focus on health food. Has vegan choices but no labeling. Entrance is around corner from address.
San Andres 30-36, Getsemani, Cartagena, Colombia
Cuisine: Lacto, Indian, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Hindu-Colombian Indian food restaurant. Has a menu for vegetarians, plus there is veggie samosa, a lentil dish, vegetables with curry, a vegan thali.
Calle 36 #17, Cartagena, Colombia
Cuisine: Fast food, Juice bar, Beer/Wine, Delivery, Take-out, Colombian, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. The menu is changing and veggie options are added. The buddha bowl is vegan and changes each day (rice, veggies, grains, plantain, yuca). Natural juices.
Health Food Stores, Vegan Shops, Vegan Bakery and Catering, Vegetarian B&Bs, Organizations
Edif. Pombo, Calle de la Estrallla con Calle del Cuartel, Esquina, Cartagena, Colombia
Gelato shop in historic old town. Offers 6 - 10 vegan flavors each day. Staff does not understand vegan or vegano, so ask which ones are sin leche. Variety of unusal fruits like uva de isabella, zapote, nispero, lulo, guanabana.
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