Discover the Best Vegan Eateries in NYC - Tasty Plant-Based Hotspots 🌱
For all food enthusiasts on the hunt for the best vegan eateries in NYC, here's our comprehensive guide on the top recommended vegan places in the city.

Let's start with Avant Garden, located in East Village. This upscale dining spot offers a creative vegan menu that even non-vegans will appreciate. The toasts are a must-try, especially the one with cremini mushrooms and truffle tremor. For a detailed review of this restaurant, check out our Vegan Restaurant Review.

Starting off our list is the highly recommended Avant Garden. Known for its innovative and delicious vegan dishes, this restaurant is a must-visit. Here's where you can find it:

After you've had your fill at Avant Garden, make sure to check out Superiority Burger next. This small but mighty eatery is up next on our list.

Next up is Superiority Burger, a small fast-food style eatery in East Village. Don't let the size fool you, their menu is packed with flavor. Their signature Superiority Burger, made entirely from plant-based ingredients, has been hailed as one of the best burgers in town.

Many customers have shared their positive experiences at Superiority Burger on social media. For instance, one satisfied customer tweeted:

Clearly, Superiority Burger has made a name for itself in the vegan food scene in New York City. But let's move on to another gem in the city - Champs Diner in Brooklyn.

Another gem is Champs Diner in Brooklyn. This retro-style diner serves up all the classic American comfort food you can think of, but vegan! From milkshakes to mozzarella sticks and hearty breakfast plates, Champs Diner has it all.

To give you a better idea of what to expect at Champs Diner, check out this vlog by 'EatingVeganWitNick'. He was lucky enough to be given a behind-the-scenes tour, and he also reviews some of the dishes:

Now that you've had a glimpse of what Champs Diner has to offer, let's move on to our next recommendation. If you're a fan of Asian cuisine, you'll love Franchia Vegan Cafe...

For those who enjoy Asian cuisine, Franchia Vegan Cafe is a must-visit. Located in Murray Hill, they offer a variety of vegan dishes inspired by Korean cuisine. The Bibimbap and the vegan sushi rolls are crowd favorites.

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Lastly, for a fine dining experience, visit Kajitsu in Murray Hill. This Michelin-starred restaurant serves exquisite Japanese Shojin cuisine, a type of vegetarian cooking that originated in Zen Buddhism. Learn more about Michelin-starred vegan restaurants here.

Recommended Vegan Restaurants in NYC

To make your culinary journey easier, we've compiled the necessary details of these vegan restaurants. Here's a quick glance at their addresses, opening hours, and contact information:

Restaurant NameAddressOpening HoursContact Information
Avant Garden130 E 7th St, New York, NY 10009, United States5:00 PM - 11:00 PM(646) 922-7948
Superiority Burger430 E 9th St, New York, NY 10009, United States11:30 AM - 10:00 PM(212) 256-1192
Champs Diner197 Meserole St, Brooklyn, NY 11206, United States9:00 AM - 12:00 AM(718) 599-2743
Franchia Vegan Cafe12 Park Ave, New York, NY 10016, United States12:00 PM - 9:30 PM(212) 213-1001
Kajitsu125 E 39th St, New York, NY 10016, United States5:00 PM - 10:00 PM(212) 228-4873

These are just a few of the many vegan-friendly restaurants NYC has to offer. Whether you're a local or a tourist, these eateries are worth a visit for their unique and delicious vegan dishes.

Remember, these are just a few of the many vegan-friendly restaurants NYC has to offer. Whether you're a local or a tourist, exploring the vegan dining scene in NYC is a culinary adventure you should not miss. For more vegan restaurant recommendations around the globe, check out our Lonely Vegan NYC Restaurant Guide.

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Alexander Spencer
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A seasoned chef turned professional vegan food critic, Alexander Spencer has made it his mission to explore vegan cuisine across the globe. His insightful restaurant reviews and comprehensive food guides have made him a popular figure among Lonely Vegan readers. Join him as he navigates the exciting world of vegan gastronomy.