Restaurants

Top Choice Vegan in Upper West Side & Central Park

Candle Cafe West

The wide-ranging menu at this popular, candlelit restaurant is entirely vegan, entirely organic and entirely delicious: with options like spaghetti and 'wheatballs', seitan piccata, chimichuri-grilled portobello ste…
Vegetarian in SoHo & Chinatown

Butcher's Daughter

The butcher's daughter certainly has rebelled, peddling nothing but fresh herbivorous fare in her whitewashed cafe. While healthy it is, boring it's not: everything from the soaked organic muesli to the spicy kale C…
Vegetarian in West Village, Chelsea & Meatpacking District

Nix

At this understated Michelin-starred eatery, head chefs Nicolas Farias and John Fraser transform vegetables into high art in beautifully executed dishes that delight the senses. Start off with tandoor bread and crea…
Vegan in Harlem & Upper Manhattan

Seasoned Vegan

Run by a mother-and-son team, the Seasoned Vegan has earned a loyal following for its delicious twist on soul food. Everything here is organic and made entirely without animal products. You'll find creative takes on…
Vegan in Upper West Side & Central Park

Peacefood Cafe

This bright and airy vegan haven dishes up a popular fried seitan panini (served on homemade focaccia and topped with cashew cheese, arugula, tomatoes and pesto), as well as pizzas, roasted-vegetable plates and an e…
Vegan in West Village, Chelsea & Meatpacking District

Red Bamboo

Flaky, hot bites of popcorn shrimp, gooey chicken Parmesan, chocolate cake so rich you can barely finish – Red Bamboo offers all of that and more soul and Asian food options. The catch? Everything on its menu is veg…
Vegan in West Village, Chelsea & Meatpacking District

Blossom

This Chelsea veg oasis – with a sinful wine and chocolate bar attached – is a peaceful, romantic dining room that offers imaginative tofu, seitan and vegetable creations, some raw, all kosher. In addition to its mai…
Vegan in Upper West Side & Central Park

Blossom on Columbus

The elegantly modern surrounds at this upscale vegan restaurant elevate the plant-based menu to a higher realm. Opt for something veggie-forward like the beet carpaccio salad bowl, or else go for something a bit, um…
Vegan in Upper East Side

Candle Cafe

The moneyed yoga set piles into this attractive vegan cafe serving a long list of sandwiches, salads, comfort food and market-driven specials. The specialty here is the housemade seitan. There is a juice bar and a g…
Vegan in Upper East Side

Candle 79

Head to this high-end organic vegan restaurant to enjoy a plant-based feast in an elegant setting: grilled kale and seaweed salads, stuffed zucchini blossoms, chipotle-grilled seitan and wild mushroom crepes. Has a …