The number of vegan and vegetarian restaurants in Vancouver has been growing a lot over the past few years. This is partly because British Columbia is the province with the largest population and growth rate of vegetarians in Canada!
With that being said, you can find many different kinds of vegetarian and vegan restaurants in Vancouver. You might find fast-food options, pizzerias, Lebanese food, Mexican food, coffee shops and much more. Considering the large variety, we are pleased to offer you a list of 5 delicious vegan and vegetarian restaurants in town that you can’t miss!
This very cozy restaurant is definitely one of the most popular ones in town. 100% vegan and with a large variety of options in their menu, you can find a nice healthy salad as well as burgers options for very reasonable prices at this place.
They operate on a first come first served basis and are totally kids friendly!
MeeT has three different locations around the city, so you can check out which is the most convenient location for you. Also, this restaurant can make anyone crave for their vegan food fix!
This restaurant has 3 locations, you can check out those locations as follows:
- YALETOWN: 1165 Mainland St (604-696-1165)
- MAIN: 4288 Main St (604-696-1010)
- GASTOWN: 12 Water Street (604-696-1111)
More information: MeeT
Despite being a little bit more expensive than the previous option, this restaurant is one of Vancouverites’ favourites when it comes to vegan and vegetarian food!
Using mostly local farm fresh and organic ingredients, Heirloom offers a huge variety of options in their menu, such as pizzas, tacos, hamburger, vegan cheeses, salads, many options for brunch, and also hot and cold drinks.
Last but not least, all the items in the menu can also be adapted as Gluten Free if you prefer!
Heirloom has 3 locations, you can check out those locations as follows:
- 1509 W 12th Ave, Vancouver, BC V6H3J2 (604- 733-2231)
- 2861 Granville St, Vancouver, BC V6H 3J4 (604-730-0022)
- 1390 Marine Dr, West Vancouver, BC V7T 1B5 (604- 281-2241)
More information: Heirloom
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This one is a Vietnamese vegan option. All the options in the menu are vegan, but you can add eggs in your order considering this is a really common ingredient in the Vietnamese cuisine. Moreover, the menu includes different Vietnamese soups, appetizers, entrees, salads and many deserts, all for a sensible price.
You can find this restaurant in East Vancouver and also at the Granville Island Public Market.
The following address will help you check out each location:
- East Vancouver : 5052 Victoria Drive, Vancouver, BC V5P 3T8 (604-568-9508)
- Granville Island Public Market: 1689 Johnston Street, Vancouver, BC V6H 3S2 (778-379-9508)
More information: CHAU VEGGIE EXPRESS
This one is a Mediterranean cuisine restaurant and all of their dishes are animal product free! All items on the menu are priced fairly. And the restaurant is famous for its “chickpea fries,” which are fries made 100% of chickpeas.
This delicious restaurant can be found right beside MeeT, on Main Street, and also as a Food truck, located close to Waterfront Station – the terminal subway station in Vancouver.
Location : 4298 Main Street, Vancouver, BC V5V 3P9 (604-620-0602)
More information: CHICKPEA
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This is a really popular vegan option in Vancouver. Despite many different menu items, such as soups, salads, appetizers, sandwiches, burgers, hot and cold drinks, this restaurant is popular because of its variety of vegan sushi. Different from regular sushi places in Vancouver, Lotus Seed Vegan’s menu includes more than 10 very creative vegan sushi options!
Location: 736 W Broadway, Vancouver, BC V5Z 1 G8 Canada (604-563-3368)
More information: Lotus Seed Vegan