vegan.london’s guide to 100% vegan places in London
222 Vegan Cuisine is a vegan restaurant in West Kensington, opened in 2004 by chef Ben Asamani, offering a buffet lunch and a la carte evening dining. Low-fat and low-salt food options, non-GM and organic where possible, all dishes are prepared to order using fresh natural ingredients, and techniques which preserve taste and nutritional value. Also known as 222 Veggie Vegan.
Ahimsa the Vegan Cafe is a vegan cafe in Pinner, North West London serving freshly baked breads and wraps, made to order with tasty vegan fillings.
Alkaline Juice Factory is a relaxed juice bar and street food cafe in Brixton serving organic alkaline juices, smoothies, vegan street food and porridge. 100% organic, vegan, gluten-free, and sugar-free.
All Nations Vegan House is a vegan restaurant and takeaway serving Caribbean cuisine such as rice, beans, and vegetable dishes, refined sugar-free desserts, juices and smoothies.
Amrutha Lounge vegan fusion food – lunchtime buffet and evening menu featuring Buddha Bowls, noodle stir-fry, curries, Mac n Cheese, raw cheesecake desserts, juices and smoothies. Opened 15th Feb 2018
Andu Café is an Ethiopian cafe in Dalston, East London, offering a simple menu with six 100% vegan dishes which are served with traditional injera bread or rice.
Bhuti Cafe at Bhuti eco wellbeing centre in Richmond, South West London serves healthy vegan organic, gluten-free and refined sugar free food, such as soups, bowls, smoothies and hot drinks.
by CHLOE bring their award-winning burgers from New York to London, with exclusive UK-only dishes alongside their wholesome menu of seasonal salads, soups, burgers, sandwiches, fresh pastas, daily-baked sweets, dairy-free ice cream and more treats made in-house daily. Favourites include The Guac Burger, matcha kelp noodles and mac n cheese. Second location at Tower Bridge.
by CHLOE is a vegan American burger restaurant with wholesome menu of seasonal salads, soups, burgers, sandwiches, fresh pastas, daily-baked sweets, dairy-free ice cream and more treats made in-house daily. Voted best veggie burgers in New York by Time Out New York, their UK branches will offer exclusive UK-only dishes, such as Vegan Fish & Chips, alongside their favourites such as The Guac Burger, matcha kelp noodles and mac n cheese. See also their other London locations at Covent Garden and Oxford Circus
Cha Cha is a vegan kitchen residency at the Rolling Stock event and music venue in Shoreditch serving Mediterranean-inspired cuisine.
CookDaily offers fast-paced freshly-prepared vegetable-based dishes served over bowls of rice or rice & quinoa, and reflecting the Laotian heritage of owner and head chef King Cook. Dishes can be customised with faux “chickn”, tofu or chickpeas, their best-selling High Grade Bowl features hemp oil and smoky sweet and sour sauce.
Essential Vegan Cafe is a vegan cafe in Shoreditch, which opened in Oct 2017. After successfully running street food stalls around London for a number of years, chef Vanessa Almeida now has a permanent place to enjoy their vegan cuisine, including burgers, and their vegan take on traditional Brazilian dishes.
Gallery Cafe in Bethnal Green is part of the St Margaret’s House community of charities. Converted from vegetarian to vegan at end of 2017. Serves vegan burgers, curries and stir-fries and coffee and cakes.
Good To Go serves freshly prepared dishes such as tacos, chili, curry, grab’n’go wraps, ciabata and baguettes, cakes, brownies and coffee and soft drinks, to eat on site or takeaway.
Juicebaby certified organic cold-pressed juice bar and kitchen on King’s Road, Chelsea, as well as juice Juicebaby’s menu has breakfast items, such as acai-based bowls, avocado toast, and lunch items including salads, healthy bowls based on kale, yam and soup.
Juicebaby certified organic cold-pressed juice bar and kitchen. As well as juice Juicebaby’s menu has breakfast items, such as acai-based bowls, avocado toast, and lunch items including salads, healthy bowls based on kale, yam and soup.
Karamel Restaurant, also known as Kabaret at Karamel, is a vegan restaurant in Wood Green, North London, with a global cuisine, also hosting live music, comedy, drama events and art exhibitions.
Lele’s is a lovely vegan cafe, coffee shop and patisserie on Lower Clapton Road in Hackney serving a range of homemade lighter dishes, including scrambled tofu, salads, sandwiches, fresh juices teas and coffees. Great for afternoon tea with their wide range of cakes and sweet treats.
Lele’s coverted to vegan 1st December 2017, and temporarily closed at this location at the end of September 2019, reopening on 16th October, also with a residency in Dalston open until Winter 2019
Mooshies Vegan Burgers is a vegan burger joint on Brick Lane in East London, offering a selection of burgers based on black beans, aubergine, jack fruit and a specially devised onion bhaji burger.
MOTHER Juice Works is a vegan cafe in the Here East innovation complex in the Stratford Olympic Park, specialising in organic juices, soups, salads and burgers.
OmNom is a plant-based restaurant in Islington, North London. Omnom brings you delicious fresh vegan food that acts like yoga for your belly, and also offer yoga sessions. For every meal sold a meal is fed to a child in need.
Opened 20th January 2020.
Paradise Plantbased is an all vegan restaurant and cafe offering healthy cooked and raw options with an array of amazing raw cakes and treats. Catering and delivery is also available.
Plant Hub is a collaboration between chefs David Bez (SaladPride), Antonio Alderuccio (the Rainbow chef) and Lauren Lovatt (Asparagasm) specialising in organic and gluten-free plant-based food, with a cookery school on site.
Raveoli in Croydon’s Boxpark, hand make their own ravioli with various fillings, such as veg, mushroom, tofu, pumpkin, and also gluten-free options and other Italian-based dishes.
Redemption is a vegan, gluten-free and alcohol-free restaurant in Shoreditch, with emphasis on healthy wholefood and many raw food options. Redemption also have a branches in Notting Hill, West London, and Covent Garden.
Simplicity Burger on Brick Lane in East London is a New York style burger joint with a buzzy cosy vibe thanks to its low ceilings and open kitchen, and with a cocktail bar in its basement. Working with UK and EU farmers to supply their vegetable ingredients, these are then pickled or fermented to create their burgers and "waste" products from this process is made into other products such as their fermented tomato vegan cheese.
Smashing Kitchen is a vegan café in Hackney serving healthier option home-made dishes, including burgers, soups, Indian channas and salads.
Stem + Glory is a vegan restaurant in the St Barts area of London, where all dishes are made fresh on site by team of chefs serving breakfast, brunch, lunch, evening dining and special tasting menu events, with a vegan bar serving cocktails, mocktails, craft beer and vegan wine.
Tai Buffet is an all you can eat buffet serving Chinese food.
Temple of Camden is a the second location for vegan fried chik’n takeaway shop Temple of Seitan, including gluten-free options, chips and mac’n’cheeze.
The Canvas Cafe is a cafe and creative venue turned vegan in Jan 2018, serves tofish and chips, breakfast, pancakes and famous for its freakshakes.
The Odds serves a selection of nourishing bowls during the week, and light brunches at weekends such as scrambled tofu and jackfruit toasties. They also sell freshly baked breads each day, and a wide selection of vegan cheeses in their grocery section.
The Vurger Co – this is the first permanent location for this plant-based burger company after their successful crowd-funding campaign. The Vurger Co’s burgers include “The Classic” made with smoky black beans, peppers and corn topped with tomato, red onion and homemade Vurger sauce; “The Mexican”, featuring a spiced jalapeno and pepper bean patty topped with hot salsa, chilli mayo and smashed avocado; “The Auburger” made with a chipotle smoky aubergine, red onion and chickpea patty topped with cumin mayo and pickled cabbage. Opened March 24th 2018
Unity Diner non-profit restaurant and bar opened Oct 2018 by vegan activist ‘Earthling’ Ed Winters. Varied menu offers burgers, hot dogs, pancakes, waffles, salads and loaded fries. Large dessert selection including brownies and cheesecake. Drinks include beer, wine, coffee and a fully vegan cocktail menu. Profits go to animal charities
Note – moved Oct 2019 from 5 Hoxton Market, Shoreditch N1 6HG
Vantra Loungevity raw & living food vegan restaurant near Leicester Square, Central London offers healthy vegan food buffet or a la carte and sugar-free raw cakes. The restaurant is also plastic-free, zero waste and mostly organic. The venue also has a performance area for talks and karaoke! Opened in this location in December 2017.