It’s safe to say veganism is on the rise here in the land of ‘Oz as us Aussie’s are become more and more environmentally aware. This increased interest in the vegan diet has seen a particular increase in the plethora of vegan-friendly restaurants on offer. So whether you’re just trying to cut back on your animal product consumption, or consider yourself a full-blown vegan we’ve picked out Top 5 vegan restaurants in Sydney. And don’t worry, it’s not all salads and seeds…
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2/4 College St, Sydney
Just next to St Mary’s Cathedral you’ll find one of the best vegan restaurants in Sydney. Priding themselves on food that enlightens the body and soul, Bodhi specialises in vegan Yumcha and Pan-Asian cuisine. The décor is a lot like their food: fresh and throws off a clean and wholesome vibe. They put a real emphasis on the quality of their produce, and always try to source local and organic ingredients. In the mood for a vegan cocktail? Well Bodhi makes them using organic herbs and pressed juices…
379 Kings ST, Newtown
Who knew that pizza without cheese was a thing?! And a bloody good thing at that! This is one vegan restaurant in Sydney guaranteed to crowd please. Get your bibs ready, this is a mouth-waterer: Dairy free cheese atop stone roasted wood fired pizzas, splayed with creative condiments like pumpkin cream, cauliflower puree and black truffle pate… need we say more?
Shop 4 Sydney Road Plaza, Manly
It wouldn’t be a food write-up without mention of burgers, right? If you’re in the market for a vegan burger then The Hold is the vegan restaurant for you. All of their burger patties are made using plant-based faux meat. Accompanied by all of the good stuff from cream cheese to aioli to blue cheese (yep, all vegan) these babies are far from boring and are so satisfying they could cure even the most hellish of hangovers.
Lentil as Anything
391 King St, Newtown
More than just a vegan restaurant, Lentil as Anything is a vegan institution. Their food is delicious, filling and so environmentally friendly you can almost hear a choir of harmonious cows thanking you with every bite. They take their mindfulness to a whole new level with donation yoga and meditation classes every week. Their philosophy is more than just food- it’s all about an enlightening culture!
417 Crown St, Surry Hills
Relaxed environment with tasty food that won’t sting your hip-pocket, Yulli’s is a vegetarian restaurant with vegan options. Appropriate for the health (and taste) conscience, its menu has an Asian twist.. Yulli’s notable dish: ginger dumplings.