Your Guide to Vegan Food in London

Being vegan can sometimes be difficult, especially when you’re visiting new places, but it doesn’t have to be. We’ve found some of the best places to enjoy vegan food in London, from street food and markets to cafes and restaurants.

Discover delicious vegan pizzas or tasty sweet treats when you’re in the capital in our handy guide and make your way around the city with a hop-on hop-off bus tour with Tootbus.

 

Vegan Bakeries London

Getting your hands on vegan-friendly goodies isn’t always easy, but we’ve found some of the best vegan bakeries in London for cakes, pastries and more.

 

Vegan Patisserie

Where: Ruby’s of London, Greenwich Market

When: Tuesday to Sunday

Best for: Cakes

You’ll find a range of tasty baked goods at Ruby’s of London, including vegan cakes, cupcakes and donuts. Not only do they specialise in vegan products, but Ruby’s also cater to other dietary needs with gluten free and wheat free options.

 

Vegan Donuts and More

Where: Cookies and Scream, Holloway Road

When: Wednesday to Sunday

Best for: Shakes, donuts and cookies

The retro Cookies and Scream will tickle your taste buds with their range of sweet treats. Choose from vegan cookies, brownies, pies, donuts and vegan shakes which are so delicious, you won’t realise they are ‘free from’ anything.

 

Vegan Pastries

Where: The Artisan Bakery, near Wembley

Best for: Croissants

The vegan croissants from The Artisan Bakery have been described as tasting better than the real thing. The Artisan Bakery produce delicious pastries, baked goods and sweet treats so make sure you pay a visit to this vegan pastry paradise.

Vegan Pastries

 

Vegan Snacks London

Whether you’re after a snack to grab on the go, or a sit-down meal for breakfast and lunch, there are a selection of vegan cafes in London.

 

Vegan Brunch

Where: Mildreds, Kings Cross

When: open every day

Best for: Brunch

For vegetarian or vegan brunch in London, head to Mildreds where you’ll also find organic and gluten-free options. Choose from cooked breakfast, pancakes, breakfast bowls and more and add a cocktail if you’re feeling fancy.

 

Vegan Cafe   

Where: 222, West Kensington

When: Wednesday to Sunday

Best for: Lunch

Everything here is 100% vegan! So, pile up your plate, take a seat or take away your lunch of wholesome vegan goodness. There are gluten-free options available and an evening a la carte menu from 5:30 pm.

 

Vegan Supermarket  

Where: GreenBay Supermarket, West Kensington

When: Open every day

Best for: Food, fashion, household and beauty products

If you are staying in London for a long time or want to meal prep during your stay, visit or order online from this 100% vegan supermarket in London. You’ll find fresh food, home baking, pet food, clothes, beauty products and cleaning products for cruelty-free living.

 

Vegan Street Food London

If you already follow a vegan diet, or just want to try something new, head to a vegan market for some delicious street food.

 

Camden Market

Where: Camden Market, Camden

When: Daily (depending on business)

Best for: Everyone

Camden Market food court offers a range of worldly street food for a range of dietary needs. So head there with your friends and tuck into a delicious vegan feast from vendors such as Magic Falafel, Osu Coconuts and Young vegans.

 

Vegan Junk Food London

Being vegan doesn’t mean eating salad all the time and there is no shortage of vegan junk food in London when you want to indulge.

 

Vegan burger in London

Where: The Vurger Co, Shoreditch

When: Open every day

Beat for: Vegan burger

The Vurger Co make their burgers from veggies, seeds, nuts, legumes and grains. Make your burger extra tasty with sides, vegan cheese or from a salad bowl and enjoy vegan shakes or desserts to eat in or take away.

 

Vegan fried chicken in London

Where: Temple of Seitan, Camden and Hackney

When: Open daily

Best for: Fried chicken

For a selection of finger-lickin' goodness, head to Temple of Seitan for vegan fried chicken in London. Although there is usually a large queue, it is worth the wait for hearty sriracha ‘chicken’ meals with tasty vegan sauces.

 

Vegan Pizza in London

Where: Purezza, Camden

When: Daily from 12:00 pm

Best for: Pizza

Head to Camden for one of the best vegan pizzas in London. Purezza have a wide range of delicious vegan pizzas, including gluten-free options ! Choose from starters, mains and desserts for a delicious Italian feast.

 

Vegan Donner Kebab

Where: What the Pitta, Camden

When: Open daily

Best for: Donner kebab

Enjoy a donner kebab that is totally vegan or choose from a salad box, mixed mezze plate, Turkish pizza or meal deal options. End your meal with a vegan baklava or ice cream and have it delivered straight to your door with Deliveroo or Uber Eats.

 

Vegan Fish and Chips

Where: Sutton and Sons, Stoke Newington & Islington

When: Daily (depending on business)

Best for: Fish and chips

Tuck into ‘fish’ cakes, ‘prawn’ cocktail, pies, ‘sausage’, 'fish' burgers and a variety of vegan sauces from this dedicated menu for vegan fish and chips in London. You can even take your meat-eating pals along to indulge in the classic chip shop menu.

Vegan Fish and Chips

 

Vegan Restaurants London

There is no shortage of vegan restaurants in London and you’ll find worldly cuisine with a vegan-friendly twist all over the city.

 

Vegan Mexican Restaurant

Where: Club Mexicana

When: Open every day 

Best for: Mexican food

For Mexican style vegan food which is full of flavour, you need Club Mexicana. Whether you are craving tacos, nachos, guacamole, salsa or chimichurri, their dishes are sure to tickle your taste buds.

 

Vegan Italian Restaurant

Where: Riccardo’s, Chelsea

When: Open daily from 11am

Best for: Italian food

Perfect for the whole family, you’ll find traditional Italian cuisine as well as a gluten-free and vegan menu. Indulge in tapas, pizza and more and get a taste of Tuscany delivered straight to your door.

 

Vegan Japanese Restaurant

Where: Itadaki Zen, Kings Cross

When: Tuesday to Sunday

Best for: Japanese

Visit Europe’s first organic and vegan Japanese restaurant in London for sushi, sides, lunch, drinks and desserts. All meals are handmade to order, so don't hesitate and try those delicious Japanese dishes.

Vegan Japanese Restaurant

 

Explore London’s vegan restaurants and vegan food scene when you are visiting the capital whether you are vegan or just want to try something new. With so much to choose from, your food will never be lacking flavour and you’ll always be spoilt for choice. During your stay, why not take a tour around London with Tootbus and see the best bits of the city on board one of our comfortable buses.