Restaurants:

821 Cafe

Great brunch spot, vegan Breakfast Burrito, mimosas and BlackHand coffee! (lunch and dinner too) – vegan desserts by Buttermilk Bakery. Also now featuring the Impossible Burger.

821caferva.com

825 West Cary Street near VCU

(804) 649-1042

Aladdin’s

Your late night, gotta have it falafel.

aladdinseatery.com

801 West Broad Street near VCU

(804) 359-8500

The Alamo

Try the BBQ Portabello Sandwich with a side of texas caviar and an Arnold Palmer, you’ll be glad you did.

www.alamobbqva.com

2202 Jefferson Ave. in Churchill

(804) 592-3138

Bellytimber

Restaurant and bar, get the brick oven pizza with Daiya cheese.

1401 Main Street in the Fan

(804) 592-5592

Bev’s Ice Cream

Delicious dairy-free sorbet option.

2911 West Cary Street in Carytown

(804) 204-2387

Bingo Beer Co.

Craft beer, old school pinball and video games and a few great vegan options like the Grilled Tempeh Grinder and vegan chili!

2900 West Broad Street in Scotts Addition

www.bingorva.com/food/

Bottoms Up Pizza

A family-friendly pizza joint with fluffy crust, fresh veggies, and now offering Daiya cheese!

9031 West Broad St in Shockoe Bottom

(804) 592-5592

Boulevard Burger and Brew

Eatery serving a vegan burger, vegan "fish and chips", craft beer, and vegan milkshakes! Indoor and outdoor seating.

1300 North Boulevard in Scotts Addition

(804) 367-3838

Brewers Waffles

Vegan and gluten-free waffles and non-dairy milkshakes. Yum!

brewerswaffles.com

1311 Hull Street in Manchester

(804) 658-3468

Carytown Burgers and Fries

Also has the Impossible burger! Top with tater tots and and Texas Pete for the “Hot Tot.”

carytownburgersandfries.com

3500 West Cary Street in Carytown

(804) 358-5225

Carytown Cupcakes

They always have two vegan options, you might have to try both!

carytown-cupcakes.com

3111 West Cary Street in Carytown

(804) 355-2253

The Cask

Just one vegan option, the Tempeh Reuben (hold the cheese), but it’s worth the stop combined with a delicious cold draft beer.

www.thecaskrva.com

206 S. Robinson St. in the Fan

(804) 355-2402

Champion Brewing Company - RVA

They always use a vegan clarifying agent so the beer is good to go! Also a host to punk shows and local events.

https://www.facebook.com/championrva/

401 East Grace St. downtown

(804) 344-5108

Charm School Ice Cream Shop

Vegan options guaranteed! They even have vegan magic shell (what?!) and homemade cones!

311 West Broad Street Downtown

Call for hours

(804) 482-8830

Chef MaMuSu

Veggie/ vegan friendly Africanne food. Definitely try the collard greens!

www.africannechefmamusu.com

200 East Main Street Downtown

China Panda

Full mock meat menu, pick up and delivery.

www.chinapandafan.com

616 North Sheppard Street in the Fan

(804) 355-6888

Citizen

Great spot downtown for brunch, lunch and dinner. We love the Roasted Butternut Sandwich and their tofu scramble!!

www.citizenrva.com

1203 E Main Street downtown

(804) 780-9038

Chow House

The Health Nut sandwich is a delicious version of the Bahn mi with a peanut sauce served with raw kale salad. Occasional vegan specials too!

1201 W. Main St in the Fan

(804) 355-2469

City Dogs

Veggie dogs with veggie chili-see how many you can eat.

1309 West Main Street in the Fan near VCU

(804) 359-3647

Crossroads

Several vegan breakfast options (TOFUTTI cream cheese), lunch and desserts too. Local draft beer on tap.

crossroadsrva.com

3600 Forest Hill Avenue in Southside

(804) 231-2030

The Daily Kitchen and Bar

Try buckwheat pancakes for brunch. The fried vegan “calamari” is amazing. Also the tofu lettuce wraps, carrot ginger soup, and kale salad!

thedailykitchenandbar.com

2934 W Cary St. in Carytown

(804) 342-8990

The Dog Wagon Plus

Vegan hot dogs with all the topping options and the Impossible Burger too! Carry out and delivery with UberEats.

thedogwagonplus.com

2930 West Broad Street - Scott's Addition

(804) 977-9198

DeLuca Gelato

Delicious sorbetto with 13 delicious and amazing vegan flavors (the cones are vegan too)

delucagelato.com

1362 Gaskins Rd far West End

(804) 741-3202

Doner Kabob

Fava bean falafel with fresh pita and pickles!

3459 W. Cary St. in Carytown

(804) 308-2611

Edo’s Squid

Lentil soup, broccoletti, and the eggplant penne make an amazing full meal.

411 N Harrison St. in the Fan near VCU

(804) 864-5488

Ellwood Thompson’s

Natural grocery with deli case, bakery, hot bar and salad bar.

ellwoodthompsons.com

4 North Thompson Street in Carytown

(804) 359-7525

Extreme Pizza

Soy cheese, yes! Try Pandora’s Box vegan style.

extremepizza.com

941 West Broad Street in the Fan near VCU

(804) 359-2030

Fresca

All vegetarian and delicious! get the BBQ on the homemade pita bread.

www.frescaonaddison.com

22 South Addison Street in the Fan

(804) 359-8638

Food Not Bombs

Free vegan meal every Sunday and Monday at 4pm.

Abner Clay Park (corner of Brook Rd. and West Clay St. in Jackson Ward)

Gwarbar

Vegan kool ranch chips, buffalo cauliflower and a hail seitan sandwich and you’re all set!

www.gwarbar.com

217 W. Clay St. in Jackson Ward

(804) 918-9352

Hang Space

Richmond's own vegan cafe and take out restaurant featuring the amazing food from Tracy of Yumvees and April of GoGoVeganGo.  Closed Sundays and Mondays!

8002 Buford Court in Bon Air

https://hangspacerva.com/

Harrison Street Coffee Shop

Best BBQ tofu and lentil burger in town, in addition to brunch and sandwiches.  Check their hours!

www.harrisonstcafe.com

402 North Harrison Street in the Fan near VCU

(804) 359-8060

Heritage

Go for Sunday brunch to get the Big Hot Vegan Mess and a Teetotaler ginger beer.

www.heritagerva.com

1627 W. Main St. in the Fan

(804) 353-4060

The Hop Craft Pizza and Beer

All the craft beer and vegan pizza or calzone with non-dairy Teese cheese.  Eat in or delivery.

1600 West Cary Street in the Fan

https://hopcraftrva.com/

Ipanema

So many options, so little time. Start with the Tofu Ceasar Salad and be sure to try a vegan dessert!

ipanemaveg.com

917 West Grace Street in the Fan near VCU

(804) 213-0190

Kregger's At Hand

Smoked jackfruit tacos, the Impossible burger, or potachos veganized! 

2614 W Cary Street in the Fan

www.kreggersrva.com/cary-st

Kuba Kuba

Veggie paella, black bean soup and tostones to die for.

kubakuba.info

1601 Park Avenue in the Fan

(804) 355-8817

Lamplighter

Great breakfast options, veggie sandwiches, sides and coffee. Try the Vandenbergheimer Sandwich with hippie greens!

lamplightercoffee.com

-116 S. Addison St in the Fan

(804) 728-2292

-26 N. Morris St. in the Fan near VCU

Full food and coffee menu.

(804) 308-1102

-1719 Summit Ave Roastery  Scott’s Addition.

(804) 447-2648 – get your pour-over and a grab and go sandwich.

Mellow Mushroom

Get the Mega Veggie without the cheese or sub Daiya vegan cheese, it’s loaded with all the veggie goodies and tofu!

mellowmushroom.com/store/richmond-carytown

3012 W Cary St in Carytown

(804) 370-8210

The Mill

MEATLESS MONDAYS!

4023 MacArthur Avenue on Northside

themillrva.com

(804) 716-1196

Mojo’s

Try the Seitan Philly Cheesesteak for lunch or dinner.

mojotogo.com/welcome

733 West Cary Street in the Fan near VCU

(804) 644-6676

Nate's Bagels

Finally a New York style bagel in RVA!  Featuring a house-made cashew spread, vegan lox and vegan sausage!

21 South Allen Ave in the Fan

(804) 939-5311

NuVegan Cafe Richmond

All vegan soul food with so many options you won't know what to choose but be sure to get the drummies.

417 W. Grace Downtown

(804) 658-4322

PBR - Pizza & Beer of Richmond

Brick oven pizza with vegan cheese!

2553 West Cary Street in the Fan

https://www.pbrva.com/

Pearl’s Cupcake Shoppe

Worth the drive to the West End for their delicious vegan options.

pearlsbakeshoppe.com

5812 Grove Avenue in the far West End

(804) 285-2253

Perk! Coffee and Lunchbox

Locally sourced coffee and tea, vegan desserts and the Lillian tofu sandwich.

www.perkbonair.com

2620 Buford Road Southside

(804) 320-7375

Phoenix Garden

All vegetarian Vietnamese food. The most amazing pho and bahn mi, you’ve gotta to go at least once. Closed Mondays.

phoenixgarden.net

7103 Brook Road Northside

(804) 266-8100

Proper Pie Company

Sweet and savory pies with a promise for a delicious vegan option and the soup is always vegan! (closed Monday and Tuesday)

2505 East Broad Street

(804)343-7437

https://www.properpieco.com/

Quickness RVA

Delivery by bike to several places on this list!

quicknessrva.com/menus

(804) 938-5021

Saadia's Juicebox and Yoga Bar 

 A variety of healthy choices for those stressed from life's constant toxins. On the menu are healthful concoctions like the Minty Swiss, Eye Opener and Raspberry Turmeric in addition to smoothies, salads, acai bowls, chia pudding, baked goods, and wellness shots for those that need the extra kick.

www.saadiasjuicebox.com/ourmenu

402 1/2 North 2nd Street. in Jackson Ward

(804) 299-0125

Sen Organic Small Plate

“Bridging French and Vietnamese cuisine” this little place has several great vegan options including a lemongrass tofu Bahn Mi and vegan Pho.

www.senorganicsmallplate.com

2901 West Cary St. in Carytown

(804) 355-0736

Soul N' Vinegar

"A small neighborhood food shop offering diverse foods for diverse peoples.  Focused on selling healthy, affordable, packaged meals for everyone in the neighborhood."

2832 R Street in Church Hill

https://www.soulnvinegar.com/

Sticky Rice

Great tofu bowls, veggie sushi and a bucket of tots.

ilovestickyrice.com

2232 West Main Street in the Fan

(804) 358-7870

Sugar & Twine Coffee Shop

Vegan sandwiches, vegan desserts, VEGAN BOMBS!

2928 West Cary Street in Carytown

(804) 204-1755

Shoredog Cafe

Tofu scramble or tofu “egg” patty and Lamplighter coffee for breakfast but no vegan lunch or dinner options.

435 Ridge Road far West End

(804) 716-0999

Sweet Frog

Always a soy based peanut butter option for the vegans.

3137 West Cary St in Carytown

(804) 717-9107

Union Market

Harvest tofu or a TLT sandwich, fresh salads, and house pickled local veggies.

www.unionmarketrva.com

2306 Jefferson Ave in Church Hill

(804) 716-7233

WPA Bakery

Vegan donuts every Sunday and many vegan cakes and pies available.

The Southside location serves a vegan breakfast sandwich you need to try.

2707 East Marshall St in Church Hill or 3414 Semmes Ave Southside

(804) 716-9797 or (804) 477-6449

ZZaamm!

Spicy tofu bowl with your choice of Korean fixins.

3300 West Cary St. in Carytown

(804) 447-3818

FOOD CARTS:

foodtruckcourt.com

Boka Tako Truck —Asian tofu (hold the kimchee) and grilled eggplant tacos are amazing.

GoGoVeganGo - All Vegan food truck featuring the Beyond Burger, Pad Thai Fries and specials along the way!

Goatacado — A few great, fresh vegan options.  The Athena quinoa bowl (hold the cheese) is amazing! Now has a brick and mortar location at 1823 West Main St..

King of Pops — All natural, fresh fruit frozen pops. Several vegan options.

Pizza Tonight — Get your own fresh brick oven baked personal pizza with no cheese. Try the potato and fig.

Thai Cabin — Tofu drunken noodle and veggie pad thai lettuce wraps are so delicious.

Sammich  Try the ginger marinated tofu sandwich

Zorch Vegan slices!

FARMER’S MARKETS:

Carytown Farmers Market

Sundays 11 am – 3 pm, July through mid Nov.

Richmond Stadium 3201 Maplewood Ave.

Richmond, VA 23221

carytownmarket.com

St. Stephen’s Farmers Market

Saturdays, 8 a.m.-noon, May 4 through Oct. 26.

St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, 6000 Grove Ave.

saintstephensrichmond.net

 

Hardywood Farmers Market

Wednesdays, 4-8 p.m., May 8 through Dec. 4.

Hardywood Park Craft Brewery, 2408 Ownby Lane

growrva.com.

 

South of the James

Saturdays 8am-12pm, May 4 through Dec. 7

Forest Hill Park

Forest Hill Ave & 42nd Street

Richmond, VA 23225

growrva.com

Byrdhouse Market

Tuesdays3:00 – 6:30, May – October

Behind the Randolph Community Center swimming pool at 1507 Grayland Ave.

Richmond, VA 23220

byrdhousemarket.blogspot.com

Vegan Pop Ups at Hardywood

 

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