Whether you’ve always been vegetarian, newly trying out Meatless Mondays, or just looking to incorporate ways to eat more greens, there’s never been a better time than now with the growing popularity of plant-based eateries around town. While omnivorous restaurants are adding more veg-forward options to their menus, we’ll keep this list purely to vegetarian and vegan restaurants in Vancouver.
3995 Main St, Vancouver | Instagram: @acornvancouver
Award-winning; stylish space, ambitious vegetarian & vegan fare, with a great bar. The ingredients are local, seasonal, and organic, and their dishes have impeccable presentation. Note: the founding team is working on a new vegetarian comfort spot, The Arbor, on the same block – stay tuned.
44 Kingsway, Vancouver | Instagram: @budgiesburritos
Tasty, all vegetarian Mexican eats such as tacos, burritos & nachos. Very reasonably priced for a beast of a burrito. And don’t forget the hot sauce. Counter service with a menu of healthy classics, comfort food, snacks, and baked treats by Fairy Cakes.
5152 Victoria Dr, Vancouver & Granville Island | Instagram: @chowatchau
Those delicious Vietnamese flavours you know and love in salads, soups, rolls, and noodle bowls. Even your carnivorous friends won’t miss the meat in these tasty creations. Very Instagram-worthy, go see for yourself.
1509 W 12th Ave, Vancouver | Instagram: @heirloomveg
Bright, modern cafe serving elevated, locally sourced vegetarian and vegan dishes.
4288 Main St, Vancouver | Instagram: @meetonmain
Hearty portions of fun, vegan comfort food, good drinks – this popular Main Street joint recently added a second location in Gastown.
2961 W Broadway, Vancouver | Instagram: @teravburger
Takeaway your quick fix of meat-free burgers, sandwiches, salads.
2301 Main St, Vancouver | Instagram: @thefoundationeatery
Longstanding favourite with an eclectic vegetarian menu, hearty nachos, and a full bar.
2724 West 4th Avenue, Vancouver | Instagram: @naamrestaurant
The OG vegetarian spot is still going strong in Kits, 24/7.
583 Main Street, Vancouver | Instagram: @virtuous_pie
This space serves up on-trend West Coast vibes, 100% plant-based pizzas (with nut cheeses made from cashews, almonds, soy) and vegan ice cream.
Hastings & Thurlow Vancouver | Instagram: @culvercitysalads
The healthiest food truck we ever did see.