Top 5

Cape Town Vegan Top 5

Unique Experiences

  1. A Gatsby at Lekker Vegan, City Centre, website
  2. A trip to the Vegan Goods Market 
  3. Stuff your face with a doughnut or ten from Grumpy and Runt, City Centre, website
  4. A High Tea at The Twelve Apostles Hotel and Spa, Atlantic Seaboard, website

Fine Dining

Azure Restaurant 12 Apostles Hotel Cape Town Vegan

 

  1. Pilcrow and Cleaver, City Centre, website
  2. FYN, City Centre, website
  3. Thali, Gardens, website
  4. Homespun by Matt, Blouberg and Claremont, website

Family-Friendly

  1. Spur, various locations, website
  2. Panarottis, various locations, website
  3. Massimo’s, Hout Bay, website
  4. Hudsons, The Burger Joint, various locations, website
  5. Knead, various locations

Wine Estates (with V options)

  1. The Table at De Meye, Stellenbosch, website
  2. Babel at Babylonstoren, Franschhoek, website
  3. Creation Wines, Hermanus, website
  4. Constantia Glen, Constantia, website

Picnics

  1. The Table at De Meye, Stellenbosch, website
  2. Hazendal Wine Estate, Stellenbosch, website
  3. Boschendal, Franschhoek, website
  4. Warwick Wine Estate, Stellenbosch, website
  5. Jonkershuis, Constantia, website
  6. Spier Wine Farm, Stellenbosch, website

CUISINES

African (SA, Ethiopian)

  1. Timbuktu Café, Observatory, no website
  2. Tamu by Jane, Woodstock, website
  3. Madam Taitou, City Centre, website

Asian

  1. Noodle Box, Newlands & Gardens, website
  2. Nigiro, Plumstead, website
  3. Mr Lin’s Sushi & Thai, Observatory, website
  4. Yindees, Gardens, website
  5. Saigon, Gardens, website
  6. Thali, Gardens, website
  7. Simply Asia, various locations, website

Greek

  1. Maria’s Greek Cafe, Gardens, website

Indian (and Cape Malay)

  1. Prashad Café, Kloof Street, Rondebosch & Constantia, website
  2. Punjab, various locations, website
  3. Moksh, various locations, website
  4. Thali, Gardens, website
  5. Eastern Food Bazaar, City Centre

Mexican

Cape Town Vegan Top 5

  1. The Fat Cactus, Gardens, Mowbray & Woodstock, website
  2. El Burro, Green Point & Tamboerskloof, website
  3. Didi’s Mexican, Mowbray & Woodstock, website
  4. Blue Kiwi Organic Market and Café, Glencairn, website
  5. Lexi’s Healthy Eatery, Sea Point, website
  6. Pancho’s, Observatory, website, website

SAVOURY

Breakfasts

Cape Town Vegan Top 5

 

  1. Grumpy & Runt, Gardens, website
  2. The Conscious Kitchen, City Centre & Observatory, website
  3. Wild Eatery, City Centre, website
  4. Lexi’s Healthy Eatery, Sea Point, website
  5. Nourish’d, Gardens & Observatory, website
  6. Scheckter’s Raw, Sea Point & Stellenbosch, website
  7. Firefly Café, Camps Bay, website
  8. Juvenate Conscious Eatery, Stellenbosch, website
  9. Harvest Café & Deli, Muizenberg & Newlands, website

Buffet

  1. Mary-Ann’s Emporium & Eatery, Gordons Bay, website

Burgers – “Chicken”

  1. Vegan Street Food, Observatory, website
  2. WTF Plant?, Sea Point, website
  3. The Conscious Kitchen, City Centre & Observatory, website
  4. Burger King, various locations, website
  5. Knead Bakery & Café, various locations, website

Burgers – “Meat”

Cape Town Vegan Top 5

  1. Vegan Street Food, Observatory, website
  2. WTF Plant?, Sea Point, website
  3. Hudsons, The Burger Joint, various locations, website
  4. Lekker Vegan, Gardens, website
  5. Scheckter’s Raw, Sea Point & Stellenbosch, website

Burgers – Veggie

  1. The Sunshine Food Co., Three Anchor Bay, website
  2. Lekker Vegan, Gardens, website
  3. Misfits by Ideas Cartel, De Waterkant, website
  4. Vagabond Kitchens, Sea Point & V&A Waterfront, website

Bowls

  1. Wild Eatery, City Centre, website

Hotdogs/Boerewors Rolls/Subs/Sandwiches

  1. Grumpy & Runt, Gardens, website
  2. Patiala Brew&Q, Constantia, website
  3. WTF Plant?, Sea Point, website
  4. Vegan Street Food, Observatory, website

Pasta/Gnocchi

  1. Lexi’s Healthy Eatery, Sea Point, website
  2. Panarottis, various locations, website

Pies

cape town vegan pies

  1. Ou Meul Bakery, various locations, website
  2. Peregrine Farm Stall, Grabouw, website
  3. Vegan Street Food, Observatory, website
  4. Mary-Ann’s Emporium & Eatery, Gordons Bay, website

Pizzas

Cape Town Vegan Top 5

 

  1. Panarottis, various locations, website
  2. Vegan Street Food, Observatory, website
  3. Col’Cacchio, various locations, website
  4. Ferdinando’s, Observatory, website
  5. Pizzasaurus, City Centre, website
  6. Hudsons, The Burger Joint, various locations, website

Sandwiches

  1. Dolcé Bakery, Observatory, website
  2. Vegan Street Food, Observatory, website

Sushi

cape town vegan sushi

  1. Active Sushi on Bree, City Centre, website
  2. 🌱 Plushi, website
  3. Linko, Observatory, website
  4. Willoughby & Co. , V&A Waterfront, website
  5. Mr Lin’s Sushi & Thai, Observatory, website

Tapas/Snacks

  1. The Conscious Kitchen, City Centre, website
  2. Vegan Street Food, Observatory, website
  3. Patiala Brew&Q, Constantia, website
  4. Salt, Kalk Bay, website
  5. Bistro Sixteen82, Tokai, website
  6. The Athletic Club & Social, City Centre, website
  7. El Burro Taqueria, Green Point & Tamboerskloof, website

Wraps

  1. Wild Eatery, City Centre, website
  2. ERTH, Green Point, website

SWEET

Baked Goods, Cakes and Cupcakes

  1. Vegan By Crumb, website
  2. Dolcé Bakery, Observatory, website
  3. Tessa’s Bakery, Milnerton, website
  4. Plants Only, website
  5. Buns Bakery, Woodstock, website
  6. Charly’s Bakery, City Centre, website
  7. Saib’s Kitchen, website
  8. Sugary Baked Goodness, website
  9. Secret Potion Bakery, website
  10. Thank Goodness Foods, website

 

Cape Town Vegan Top 5

Desserts (in-store)

  1. Blue Kiwi Organic Market and Café, Glencairn, website
  2. Vegan Street Food, Observatory, website
  3. Juvenate Conscious Eatery, Stellenbosch, website
  4. The Courtyard Café, Kalk Bay, website
  5. M&M Café, Sunningdale, website

Doughnuts

  1. Grumpy & Runt, Gardens, website
  2. Vegan By Crumb, website
  3. Scheckter’s Raw, Sea Point & Stellenbosch, website
  4. Hulis Doughnuts, Bloubergstrand, website

Flapjacks (the SA version of a pancake, but not a SA pancake which is like a French crepe, which is also a crepe in SA, but it’s nothing like a crumpet)

  1. Scheckter’s Raw, Sea Point & Stellenbosch, website
  2. Wild Eatery, City Centre, website

Ice Cream

Cape Town Vegan Top 5

  1. Unframed Ice Cream, various locations, website
  2. Moro Gelato, City Centre, Green Point & Sea Point, website
  3. Kristin’s Kick-Ass Ice Cream, Noordhoek & Constantia, website
  4. Tapi Tapi, Observatory, website
  5. WTF Plant?, Sea Point, website
  6. Grumpy & Runt, Gardens, website
  7. Gaia & I, website

Milkshakes

cape town vegan milkshakes

  1. Grumpy & Runt, Gardens, website
  2. Vegan Street Food, Observatory, website
  3. Moro Gelato, City Centre, Green Point & Sea Point, website
  4. Royale Eatery, Claremont & Mouille Point, website
  5. Hudsons, The Burger Joint, various locations, website
  6. Gibsons Burgers, V&A Waterfront, website

Waffles

  1. Kristin’s Kick-Ass Ice Cream, Noordhoek & Constantia, website

 

Suggestions are MORE than welcome. Leave a comment below or inspire me to go try something, somewhere on some menu. I’m always up for a challenge (or a duel!).