Our Best of the Triangle Vegan Dining Guide includes some of our favorite restaurants in the Triangle, NC. Click for a printable PDF version.
Ⓥ indicates an all vegan establishment.
(919) area code for phone numbers unless otherwise stated.
Last updated May 2020.
Neomonde Mediterranean · 10235 Chapel Hill Rd #400, 466-8100. Mediterranean cuisine. Vegan and GF labeled.
Ⓥ Pure Juicery Bar · 716 Slash Pine Dr, 234-1572. Juices, smoothies, and vegan eats, including breakfast fare. GF opts.
Ⓥ Cinnaholic · 1209 Parkside Main St, 650-1407. Gourmet cinnamon rolls.
Sassool · 1347 Kildaire Farm Rd, 300-5586. Lebanese & Mediterranean cuisine. Vegan and GF labeled.
Udupi · 590 E Chatham #112 & #114, 465-0898. South Indian food. Lunch buffet and dinner menu. Ask staff which dishes contain dairy.
Ⓥ Vegan Community Kitchen · 803 E Williams St, 372-5027. Authentic Mediterranean dishes. Housemade seitan and burgers, cold salads, and desserts (incl. vegan baklava). GF labeled.
Carrburritos · 711 W Rosemary St, 933-8226. Burritos, tacos, and tostadas. Vegan fillings available: guacamole, vegetales asados, and jalapeño tofu (only Tuesdays).
Coco Bean Coffee Shop & Cafe · 1114 Environ Way, 883-9003. Coffee and tea drinks with many vegan milk options (no upcharge). Specify vegan as some sauces contain dairy. Large selection of baked goods and light fare, all 100% vegan.
Ⓥ Coco Bean Vegan Market · Same as above. Dry goods, refrigerated and frozen foods, gourmet sauces, oils and spices, and hard-to-find vegan products.
Heavenly Buffaloes · 407 W Franklin St, 914-6717. Vegan wings and waffle fries (Idaho and sweet potato). Vegan sauces and seasonings labeled.
Mediterranean Deli · 410 W Franklin St, 967-2666. Deli with cold and prepared foods. Foods in deli case labeled with ingredients. GF opts.
Sage Vegetarian Cafe · 1129 Weaver Dairy Rd X, 968-9266. Dishes based on Persian influences & other world cuisine. Most dishes are or can be made vegan. GF labeled.
Ⓥ Soul Cocina · 306 W Franklin St #G (Blue Dogwood Market), 559-0255. Latin-inspired. Tamales, arepas, pasteles de yuca, and tacos. Brunch special on Sundays. All food GF.
The Spotted Dog · 111 E Main St, 933-1117. American-style fare. No cross-contamination with separate grills and fryers. Majority of menu can be made vegan but upcharge for veganizing.
Ⓥ Vegan Flava · 306 W Franklin St #G (Blue Dogwood Market), 960-1832. Vegan soul food from mostly raw or living ingredients, such as barbeque jackfruit, “fish” cakes, and collard wraps. Sunday brunch. All food GF.
Vimala’s Curryblossom Cafe · 431 W Franklin St #16, 929-3833. Authentic South Indian cuisine. All vegetarian items can be made vegan, except for saag paneer, naan, and bhatura. Specify vegan when ordering. GF opts.
Weaver Street Market · (2 locations) 101 E Weaver St, 929-0010 & 716 Market St, 929-2009. More options at E Weaver St location. Hot bar always has vegan options. All ingredients listed. GF opts.
Yaya Tea · 157 E Franklin St, 914-6302, Bubble tea. Many labeled vegan onigiri rice balls. GF opts.
Dos Perros · 200 N Mangum St, 956-2750. Vegan menu available all day Sun & Mon and lunch only Wed-Fri. A couple vegan options on normal menu. GF labeled.
Durham Co-op Market · 1111 W Chapel Hill St, 973-1707. Hot bar always has vegan options. All ingredients listed. All vegan hotbar every Monday 4-8pm. $3 dinners every Thursday 4-8pm with a vegan option. GF opts.
Ⓥ Earth to Us Vegan Comfort Food · 1720 Guess Rd #18, 908-1000. American and Latin vegan comfort food including cauliflower wings, loaded nachos, and arepas. Sunday brunch. GF labeled.
Goorsha · 910 W Main St, 588-4660. Ethiopian food. Vegan section on menu. GF opts.
Heavenly Buffaloes · 1807 W Markham Ave, 237-2358. Vegan wings and waffle fries (Idaho and sweet potato). Vegan sauces and seasonings labeled.
Juju Durham · 737 9th St #210, 286-3555. Asian fusion tapas. Vegan labeled.
Luna Rotisserie & Empanadas · 112 W Main St, (984) 439-8702. South American cuisine. Vegan and GF labeled. No vegan empanadas.
The Parlour · 117 Market St, 564-7999. Always have 2+ vegan ice cream/sorbet flavors. Vegan soft serve (seasonal).
Parts & Labor (Motorco) · 723 Rigsbee Ave, 901-0875. Global street food. Vegan and GF labeled.
Pompieri · 102 City Hall Plaza, 973-1589. Some vegan pizzas on menu or can build your own. House made vegan mozzarella.
Ⓥ Soul Good Vegan Cafe · 4125 Durham-Chapel Hill Blvd, (984) 219-6050. Vegan soul food. Wraps, salads, sandwiches, and platters. Sunday brunch (ask about beignets).
Angelina’s Kitchen · 23 Rectory St, 545-5505. Mediterranean w/ many vegan options: falafel, hummus, lentil soup, etc. Vegan and GF labeled.
Chatham Marketplace · 480 Hillsboro St, 542-2643. Hot bar w/ vegan options. Vegan sandwiches and wraps. Special ramen and sushi nights w/ vegan opts.
The City Tap· 89 Hillsboro St, 545-0562. Vegan options include tofu bahn mi (no mayo), guacamole, hummus & pita. Soups and specials are often vegan.
Copeland Springs Kitchen · 193B Lorax Ln, 261-7211. Bowls, salads, & soups made with produce grown on their farm. Counter service only. Vegan labeled.
The MOD · 46 Sanford Rd, 533-6883. Pizza place w/ vegan toppings incl. Vegan cheese, rosemary pesto, & veggies.
Bella Monica · 3121 Edwards Mill Rd #103, 881-9778. Ask for vegan menu. Fresh, house made pasta, pizza, and flatbreads.
Ⓥ Boss of Vegan · 2161 S Wilmington St Bldg 101, 823-7326. Beyond burgers on sweet Hawaiian bread.
Fiction Kitchen · 428 S Dawson St, 831-4177. Globally inspired vegetarian food. All dishes can be made vegan. Sunday brunch. Small and popular restaurant. Arrive before they open to minimize wait time. GF labeled.
Fresh Levant Bistro · 8450 Honeycutt Rd #106, (984) 200-3999. Mediterranean eatery serving brunch, lunch, and dinner. Vegan labeled. All food GF.
Gringo A Go Go · 100 N Person St, 977-1438. Casual Mexican serving up tacos, burritos, and tortas. Vegan pollo, vegan carnitas, potatoes, and nopales. Specify no cheese or sour cream.
Irregardless Cafe · 901 W Morgan St, 833-8898. Locally sourced fare for brunch, lunch, and dinner. Vegan and GF labeled.
Little Shop · 222 N Bloodworth St, 758-3565. Treats spot with sweets and coffee from Anisette, doughnuts from Lousy Hunters Doughnuts, and sustainable goods from Sustain Market.
Neomonde · 3817 Beryl Rd, 828-1628. Mediterranean cuisine. Vegan and GF labeled.
The Original Flying Burrito · 4800 Grove Barton Rd, 785-2734. Mexican restaurant with enchiladas, burritos, bowls, and tacos. Ask for vegan menu. GF options if request corn tortillas.
Sassool · (2 locations) 9650 Strickland Rd, 847-2700 & 411 W Morgan St, 300-5064. Lebanese & Mediterranean cuisine. Vegan and GF labeled.
Sitti · 137 S Wilmington St, 239-4070. Lebanese cuisine. Vegan options labeled.