Vegan Food In New York City

Vegan Food In New York City
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New York City is a sprawling metropolis, seated on the Hudson River where it meets up with the Atlantic Ocean. There are many great attractions and things to do in the city, including Central Park and a ride up the Empire State Building. Times Square at night is a magical place, lit by neon lights. A visit to Broadway Theater is an experience not to be missed, or a trip out to the Statue of Liberty, the welcoming icon of the city. The bustling city has many excellent restaurants, but for those with an animal-free diet, the following are among the best places to find vegan food in New York City, USA.

1. Ladybird

Posted by Ladybird on Monday, 11 September 2017

Ladybird is a trendy vegetable tapas bar, serving all a variety of plant-based small plates of food, all based on seasonal produce and gluten-free options are available. There are also delicious desserts to choose from. Ladybird is also a popular late night spot for those craving 100% vegan food.


Address: 111 East 7th Street, New York, NY, USA

Tel. No.: (917)261-5524

Website: Ladybird

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2. The Cinnamon Snail

Jackfruit with piri piri sauce makes the perfect vegan sando. #throwbackthursday

Posted by The Cinnamon Snail on Tuesday, 25 September 2018

The Cinnamon Snail boasts being the first vegan organic food truck in the USA. It has since become a much-loved dining option in New York City. The restaurant still has food trucks for serving vegan cuisine at farmers’ markets, catering events and festivals, but also has two physical restaurants in Midtown Manhattan and FiDi. All food served is 100% vegan and Kosher and a large variety of dishes are served, including burritos, burgers and fries, Cambodian and Korean fare, along with tasty desserts and baked goods. ‬

The Cinnamon Snail

Address: 70 Pine Street, 70 Pine St, New York, NY, 10270

Tel. No.: (917)261-4530

Address: 2 Pennsylvania Plaza, New York, NY 10121

Tel. No.: (212)695-7454

Website: The Cinnamon Snail

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3. HanGawi

Posted by HanGawi Restaurant on Monday, 13 July 2015

HanGawi is run by native Koreans, offering complete, balanced and healthy vegetarian cuisine. They have taken the concept of traditional Korean cuisine and are now offering their dishes to Westerners. Their extensive menu covers both lunch and dinner and includes gluten-free options, desserts and traditional teas. There is also a selection of cocktails and a comprehensive wine list available.


Address: 12E 32nd Street (between 5th and Madison Ave), New York, NY, USA

Tel. No.: (212)213-007

Website: HanGawi

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4. The Little Beet Table

Lunch done right ✔️

Posted by The Little Beet Table on Wednesday, 19 September 2018

Located in both New York City and Chicago, Little Beet Table offers a relaxed dining room experience with a menu that goes beyond just vegetables to offer beef and chicken dishes, but with a firm focus on healthy, whole foods. This allows vegans, vegetarians and carnivores to enjoy a good meal under the same roof. The restaurant serves lunch and dinner, and a weekend brunch. The restaurant offers a happy hour and there are also dessert, cocktail and wine menus available.

The Little Beet Table

Address: 333 Park Ave. South, New York, NY, USA

Tel. No.: (212)466-3330

Website: The Little Beet Table

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5. Beyond Sushi

Dripping in style ???Thanks @eatallthecolours for the awesome pic of our Spicy Mang!

Posted by Beyond Sushi on Monday, 15 October 2018

Beyond Sushi is a vegan sushi concept in New York City and is part of the healthy vegan movement. While they started with one location, they now have six throughout Manhattan. No meat or seafood ingredients are served and everything is 100% vegan. Sushi is crafted using unconventional pairings of vegetables, whole grains and fruits. Their restaurants are open for lunch and dinner and there is a dessert and drinks menu available. Visit their website to find out their other locations.

Beyond Sushi

Address: 134 W 37th Street, New York, NY, USA

Tel. No.: (212)564-0869

Website: Beyond Sushi

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6. abcV

Posted by ABC Kitchen on Thursday, 14 June 2018

abcV serves non-GMO, sustainable, plant-based and, wherever possible, organic food. Their ingredients are sourced both locally and globally from small, family farms. The restaurant serves a varied menu for breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner.


Address: 38 East 19th Street, New York, NY, USA

Tel. No.: (212)475-5829

Website: abcV

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7. Superiority Burger

Superiority Burger NYC
Source: Photo by Flickr user Bex Walton used under CC BY 2.0

Superiority Burger is a vegetarian restaurant, where a lot of their menu is also vegan. Vegan clients must just ask their server to find out the best burgers for them. The restaurant serves a variety of delicious burgers, along with salads, free water, gelato and sorbet for dessert.

Superiority Burger

Address: 430 E. 9th Street, New York, NY, USA

Tel. No.: (212)256-1192

Website: Superiority Burger

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8. Little Choc Apothecary

Can’t decide between a pizza crepe and an açaí bowl? Get both! ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ? @plant.picnic ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ #littlechoc #crepes #acaibowl #dinnernyc

Posted by Little Choc Apothecary on Tuesday, 25 September 2018

Little Choc Apothecary is based in Brooklyn and boasts that it is New York City’s first fully vegan sweet and savory creperie. Wherever possible, they make all their ingredients themselves and their homemade ingredients include cashew cheese, coconut and almond milk, coconut bacon, seitan and raw cherry chia jam, along with all sauces and syrups served in the restaurant. Whatever they cannot make themselves in-house, the restaurant sources from high-quality suppliers. Wherever possible, ingredients are organic or fair trade, without GMOs. They serve from breakfast right through to dinner.

Little Choc Apothecary

Address: 141 Havemeyer St., Brooklyn, NY, USA

Tel. No.: (718)963-0420

Website: Little Choc Apothecary

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9. Terri

With so many options, you can't go wrong.

Posted by Terri on Monday, 15 October 2018

Terri serves local, sustainable and plant-based food at three different locations in New York City, in Midtown East, Financial District and Chelsea. They serve sandwiches, wraps and plates along with salads and tasty breakfasts. They also serve a selection of juices, smoothies and shakes, as well as delicious desserts.


Address: 100 Maiden Ln, New York, NY, USA

Tel. No.: (212)742-7901

Address: 60 W 23rd St, New York, NY, USA

Tel. No.: (212)647-8810

Address: 685 3rd Ave, New York, NY, USA

Tel. No.: (212)983-2200

Website: Terri

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10. Avant Garden

. Warm and Ready . Both Properties Open Tonight . #vegan #food #photography by @marthasachser

Posted by Avant Garden on Tuesday, 18 September 2018

Avant Garden is a vegan and vegetarian restaurant with two New York City locations – Brooklyn and East Village. The name is a clever play on “avant garde.” The restaurants serve a variety of plant-based dishes, including a delicious paella. They also have an extensive wine and drinks menu.

Avant Garden

Address: 188 Havemeyer St., Brooklyn, NY, USA

Tel. No.: (718)963-2574

Address: 130 E 7th St., New York, NY, USA

Tel. No.: (646)922-7948

Website: Avant Garden

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Healthy eating in New York City

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Eat healthy from a selection of the best restaurants offering vegan food in New York City, USA.

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