Who doesn’t love some mouthwatering vegan food? Whether you are vegan, or simply want to enjoy some yummy healthy food, we’ve got you covered! In Long Island, you can say that people are in love with food. This is why there is something to eat for everybody—well, even plenty of it. With the number of amazing vegan options available, you will not know where to start! The places we have picked out for you will provide the best-quality vegan food and restaurant comfort available in all of the densely populated island. Read on to find out all you need to know about the best vegan restaurants in Long Island, New York.
Located at Roosevelt Field’s foodcourt, Maoz serves a diverse variety of tasty vegan food. Its freshly made and healthy vegan options will definitely make you want to come back for more. The falafel here is highly recommended by many. For the health-conscious, the joint has salads that are filling and equally as delicious! The prices are good, especially for the big portions that the staff serves. Enjoy!
Address: 630 Old Country Rd, Garden City, NY
Opening hours: Mon - Sat: 11am - 9:30pm; Sun: 11am - 7pm
2. Real Veggie Cafe
It’s not often that you find a place that serves fine vegan Caribbean food like Real Veggie Cafe. This is an affordable vegan-food option in Long Island that serves luscious delicacies! Along with your meal, try out the tropical juices at the drink bar. You will feel very welcomed by this restaurant as its owner and staff are said to be very sweet and helpful.
Real Veggie Cafe
Address: 4343 Austin Blvd, Island Park, NY
Website: Real Veggie Cafe
Opening hours: Mon - Thu & Sun: 11am - 8pm; Fri: 11am - 3pm (closed on Sat)
3. Plant Wise
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Plant Wise believes that more whole-plant-based food means long-lasting health, and so the place is always ready to serve you through your healthy journey! This venue is a gem, and surprisingly its incredible food has very reasonable prices. Moreover, the aesthetics of this location is lovely. Popular buys include parfaits, smoothies, juices, and the quinoa, tomato, and chickpea bowl. Suffice it to say that pretty much everything on the menu is delicious. Spice up your day with such incredible treats!
Address: 15 E Deer Park Rd, Dix Hills, NY
Website: Plant Wise
Opening hours: 10:30am - 7:30pm (daily)
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For this vegan restaurant, it is almost impossible to describe how good the food looks and tastes. One of its amazing dishes, which is shown in the picture, is the vegan shrimp (algae) taco with mushrooms, peppers, coleslaw, avocado, and pico de gallo. Doesn’t it look incredibly tasty? This place has all you need to have a great meal, including amazing decor, excellent food choices, great service, and a cozy ambiance!
Address: 35-43 37th St, Long Island City, NY
Opening hours: Tue - Thu: 5am - 11pm; Fri: 5am - 12am; Sat: 11am - 12am; Sun: 11am - 11pm (closed on Mon)
5. Brothers Vegan Cafe
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How tasty and soft does the dessert in the picture look? That’s 3 Brothers Vegan Cafe’s vegan tiramisu, one of its popular vegan treats! If you read about the cafe, there are endless excellent reviews talking about how delicious and unique the food is here—and also how welcoming and comfortable the setting is. Many even say it’s their favourite on Long Island! Do come here when you have enough time to dine as the yummy food may take a while to prepare.
3 Brothers Vegan Cafe
Address: 1038 Montauk Hwy, Copiague, NY
Website: 3 Brothers Vegan Cafe
Opening hours: Tue - Sat: 12pm - 10pm; Sun: 11am - 3pm, 4pm - 9pm (closed on Mon)
6. Tula Kitchen
Take a look at this place’s dessert menu as it is so much bigger than in other restaurants—and don’t forget that everything is vegan! You will probably want to try out the veggie “meatballs” with zucchini noodles and spaghetti squash. The portions are big, and even though you’re actually eating vegetables, you will leave the table feeling full and satisfied. The dining location is very peaceful, and it has an outside porch too. Do remember to check for working hours before coming here as on the weekends, the joint opens only in the late afternoon.
Address: 41 E Main St, Bay Shore, NY
Website: Tula Kitchen
Opening hours: Tue - Thu: 9am - 3pm, 4pm - 9pm; Fri: 9am - 3pm, 4pm - 10pm; Sat: 5pm - 10pm; Sun: 4:30pm - 9pm (closed on Mon)
7. Leona and 3 Brothers
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Enjoy some amazing vegan Italian food at Leona and 3 Brothers! With food options available not only for vegans, it’s a great choice of restaurant to go to. It’s just the perfect spot for any occasion—with family and friends or even date night. On the pricing side, this place is more expensive than others, and the portions are pretty small. But if you care more about the quality of the food and not so much about the quantity or price, then this spot is definitely recommended! Do note that this restaurant is closed on Monday and Tuesday.
Leona and 3 Brothers
Address: 152 Union Ave, Lynbrook, NY
Website: Leona and 3 Brothers
Opening hours: Wed - Thu: 4pm - 10pm; Fri - Sat: 12pm - 11pm; Sun: 12pm - 10pm (closed on Mon - Tue)
8. A Live Kitchen
A Live Kitchen features a lovely atmosphere and friendly staff, and you can enjoy its delicious, filling, and healthy food at a reasonable price! The vegan pizza and juices are to die for. Many say that the place serves top-notch vegan food. It’s an amazing spot for brunch, and the waffles are so good! If you do not have time to come here to dine or simply want to eat at home, that’s not a problem as the eatery offers delivery service too.
A Live Kitchen
Address: 227-16 Merrick Blvd, Jamaica, NY
Website: A Live Kitchen
Opening hours: Tue - Fri: 12pm - 10pm; Sat: 11am - 10pm; Sun: 11am - 9pm (closed on Mon)
9. Veggie Castle II
Editor's Note: Photo taken from the establishment's official social account
Serving a variety of amazing burgers and huge healthy portions, Veggie Castle II is one of a kind. By the picture, you can probably already tell how tasty the food offerings here are. The truth is people even drive hours to try out its incredible dishes. Everything is very flavorful and well-seasoned. Don’t let the big lines scare you off as they’re but a testament to the good quality of the food! Preferably, dine when you are not in a rush, or just order takeout. Happy eating!
Veggie Castle II
Address: 132-9 Liberty Ave, South Richmond Hill, NY
Website: Veggie Castle II
Opening hours: Mon - Fri: 9:30am - 10pm; Sat - Sun: 9am - 10pm
10. Rajbhog Café
This Indian vegetarian cafe is simply amazing. Try out something new from its diverse variety of meals, appetizers, and desserts. The place has an Indonesian-Chinese section too. You definitely won’t regret dining here! Indian cuisines are often well-known to include a huge amount of spices and interesting tastes, and this eatery is no different. Don’t just drool over the picture—go on to the restaurant and try it for yourself!
Address: 351 S Broadway, Hicksville, NY
Website: Rajbhog Café
Opening hours: 11:30am - 9:30pm (daily)
Enjoy it all!
Spend some time in Long Island with vegan food, friends, and sunshine. As you can see, these are just our top picks, and there are plenty more vegan restaurants in Long Island for you to discover. These healthy options let you worry less about gaining weight even if you eat too much, so eat all you want and enjoy every bite!
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