vegetarian & vegan restaurants in Vancouver

West Side

3G Vegetarian Restaurant
3424 Cambie St. 604-568-9008
The three Gs stand for Graciousness, Gratefulness, and Generosity. This Chinese vegetarian restaurant in the south Cambie district with a large assortment of soy/gluten faux-meats and dim sum. The prices are good with dishes ranging from about $4 to $6, and they have a large selection of fruit and vegetable smoothies/juices.

The Acorn
3995 Main Street 604-566-9001
Upscale vegetarian dining in Vancouver’s Mount Pleasant district. Vegan, raw, and gluten-free options.

Reviews: Vancouver Sun, Georgia Straight

Dharma Kitchen
3667 West Broadway 604-738-3899
Vegan food and funky environment! Georgia Straight Review.

Edible Flours
2280 West Broadway 604-734-8351
Natural vegan bakery. Tasty delights, with gluten-free, soy-free, and sugar-free options. Cozy storefront in Kitsilano to enjoy donuts, muffins, brownies and beverages.

Gorilla Food
101 – 422 Richards St. 604-722-2504
Raw, organic, vegan foods in the heart of downtown. Check out their menu [PDF]!

Greens and Gourmet
2582 West Broadway
Buffet style vegetarian offerings in a nice environment. Can be a little pricy.

My Local Cafe
3772 W 10th Ave 604.221.7088
Charming little café on the west side on 10th near Alma, featuring vegan, vegetarian, and gluten-free goodies.

The Naam
2724 West 4th Avenue 604-738-7151
Most popular vegetarian spot in Vancouver. Always packed, but nice environment. Plenty of vegan dishes. Open 24/7.

Pita Nova
2967 West Broadway 604-733-1421
Vegetarian deli with vegan options.

Planet Veg
1941 Cornwall 604-734-1001
Veg fast food.

Raw
1849 West 1st 604-737-0420
Health food, organic ingredients

Saravanaa Bhavan
955 West Broadway 604-732-7700
Indian style vegetarian cuisine. Take-out and catering too.
Note: there aren’t many vegan options here, most dishes have dairy. Ask the servers.

Tera V Burger
Veggie burgers with vegan options, including Daiya & Veganaise.
2961 West Broadway (604) 336 3575

East Side

Bandidas Taqueria
2781 Commercial Drive 604-568-8224
Vegetarian and vegan food, Mexican style, in the heart of the East Side on Commercial Drive.

Bodhi Choi Heung Vegetarian Restaurant
3932 Fraser 604-873-3848
This spot near Little India serves traditional Chinese vegetarian fare: all of it delicious, from what I saw. Not a spectacular environment, but a decent and modestly priced place to eat.

Budgie’s Burritos
44 Kingsway, Vancouver 604-874-5408
Little burrito shop with big servings. Everything with vegan options, and tofurkey/tofu fillings.

Foundation Lounge
2301 Main St. 604-708-0881
Funky nightspot featuring an almost completely vegan menu with an eclectic mix of delicious ethnic cuisines. Dishes with huge portions, beer & wine, and a DJ booth in the back.

Kranky Cafe
228 East 4th Ave, Vancouver 604-5684272
Funky little cafe with soymilk option for the beverages, and several vegan snack options.

Po Kong
1334 Kingsway, Vancouver 604-876-3088
The spiritual successor to the Bo Kong on Main, features traditional Buddhist Chinese vegetarian cuisine. Bright, spacious interior and good food.

Sweet Cherubim
1105 Commercial Drive 604-253-0969
Organic & natural food store, bakery, and vegetarian/vegan restaurant on Commercial Drive. Many devoted fans.

The Truffle Cafe at Eternal Abundance
1025 Commercial Drive 604-255-8690
Organic cafe & juice bar inside the Eternal Abundance market.

Vegan Pizza House
2119 Kingsway, Vancouver 604-248-5336
Vegan pizza with Daiya cheese, with delivery and take-out. Limited seating available.

Whole Vegetarian
3068 Main St. 604-876-8899
Vegetarian Buddhist Chinese restaurant not far from Main & Broadway. Wonderful mock-meat dishes and dim sum.

Burnaby

Paradise Vegetarian Noodle House
8681-10th Avenue, Burnaby 604-527-8138
All-vegan Asian cuisine.

Richmond

Simply Vegetarian Restaurant
#135 – 8291 Ackroyd Rd Richmond 604-278-0852
Small family run restaurant with several types of asian food available.
11:00am – 2:30pm, 5:00pm – 8:30pm. Closed Mondays.

Port Moody/Coquitlam

Chomp Vegan Eatery
#7-201 Morrissey Road, Port Moody 604-917-0201

White Rock

Organic Connections Cafe
White Rock’s first vegetarian/vegan organic café.
15622 Marine Drive, White Rock 778 294 8885