6 Vegan / Vegetarian Friendly Restaurants
Calle 7, Unit 9-56 (at Carrera 10 ), Popayan, Colombia
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Colombian
Serves set breakfast, lunch and dinner with a choice of 7 dishes out of a possible 10-15, including a juice or soy milk, dessert, salad, soup, brown rice and others. As of Feb 2013, cost is 4,000 pesos for lunch. Almost all dishes are vegan. Simple atmosphere with community seating welcomed. Carries bread, sweets, and breaded seitan for sale.
Calle 5, 8-53, Popayan, Colombia
Set menu lunches Ejecutivo for approx $3000 pesos, or Kanda for approx $4000 pesos, both of which include soup, mixed salad, brown rice, beans, fruit juice, and a small dessert. The Kanda lunch comes also with a fake meat entree. Fresh fruit juices, wholegrain cookies available. Many table in a nice open courtyard or a more private large backroom. Relaxing Indian music in background.
Calle 6, 8-21 (at Carrera 8 and 9), Popayan, Colombia
Very cheap veggie set-lunch menu. For approx $2800 pesos you get soup, salad, main dish of brown rice, beans, and a small dessert. Juices are also available for purchase.
Carrera 8, 7-19, Popayan, Colombia
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Juice bar, Colombian
Offers a set lunch for 3000, which includes hot soup, salad, bean, brown rice, faux meat, and a small dessert. Items can be ordered separately as well, like fresh fruit juices and wholegrain cookies. Lunch is very crowded, but people don't linger long as the service is efficient. Colorful interior, several different rooms with a lot of seating. Dinner is same as lunch but with far fewer patrons.
Carrera 2 no. 3-91, Popayan, Colombia
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Juice bar, Colombian
A quinoa cafe with an assortment of fresh quinoa based drinks, desserts and fruit salads with quinoa. Also has a shop with all kinds of quinoa based items, energy bars, burger mixes, plain quinoa, powdered milks etc. Some drinks have milk and some stock has honey.
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