Best 9 Vegan Restaurants in Kolkata
The 'City of Joy' is filled with enthusiasm for its culture, traditions, literature, history, and food.
Every nook and corner of this city has delicious delicacies like vegetarian and non-vegetarian options. You name it, and they have it.
No doubt the city is obsessed with the most widely recognized lunch machh-bhat, but now people are looking forward to plant-based options.
In the previous few years, there has been a change in Kolkata's vegan food. People are now promoting veganism and are aware of its benefits.
So let us dive into the nine vegan cafes/restaurants in Kolkata.
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1. The Daily Cafe
The Daily Cafe is the perfect place to hang out with a great ambiance while gorging on delectable vegan food.
Every knock and corner of this cafe is aesthetic and instagrammable. The Daily Café has a millennial.
The café has dazzling neon pink furniture with flamingo cushions. From hummus platters to salads, the café offers a variety of vegan food options.
Health freaks can try the 'Keen-Waah' salad made of quinoa, red cabbage, cherry tomatoes, olives, lemon dressing, and fresh herbs.
Address: 5, Satyen Dutta Road, Kolkata, West Bengal 700029
2. The Flaming Bowl
The Flaming Bowl serves food influenced by nine countries, mainly Japanese, Chinese, Thai, and Burmese.
The décor and ambiance are exquisite. If you are a fan of Asian cuisine, this is your one-stop for mouth-watering dishes.
The restaurant is semi-vegan. Thai Basil Fried Rice, Phad Stew, and Buddha's Delight are some suggested dishes. Besides, there are several other options too.
You can also try their exotic Dimsum Exotic Veg Sui Mai. It is an open-faced dumpling with homemade black beans, spicy chili, coriander, and spring onion dips. If you love Asian cuisine, you must try this place.
Address: 30, Harish Mukherjee Rd, Bhowanipore, Kolkata, West Bengal
3. Sienna Store & Cafe
This quaint cafe is a treat to the eyes. And the dishes are a treat to the taste buds.
This cafe is one of the prettiest cafes in Kolkata so far. The restaurant has a long menu for non-vegetarians, but they have some options for vegans.
You should try their Spicy Quinoa & Sweet Potato burger and Sweet Potato Waffers with Truffle Queso.
Address: 49, 1, Golpark, Hindustan Park, Gariahat, Kolkata, West Bengal.
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Burma-Burma is a plant-based restaurant that accidentally serves vegan items. It serves Burmese, Asian, and Chinese dishes. As a meat alternative, they use mock meats in their preparation.
You can never get bored of this place due to the variety of delicacies they offer.
Address: 18 M, Ground Floor, Stephen Court, Park St, Kolkata, West Bengal
5. THE ON CAFÉ:
The ON Café is a multi-cuisine café. The ON (Only Nutrition) Cafe serves a wide variety of Chinese, North Indian, Italian, and Continental food with healthy version.
This place has vegan and gluten-free food on its menu. They have brown noodles, vegan pizzas, tofu wraps, rice noodles.
Protein Punch, Fruit Platter, Watermelon Mojito are must have. They have an open kitchen where you can see the food preparations right in front of your eyes.
Address: 7B, Justice Dwarakanath Road, Northern Park, Bhowanipore, Kolkata, West Bengal
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6. Ubuntu Community:
Say hello to the first 100% vegan cafe in Kolkata. Ubuntu Community cafe is a paradise for vegans.
It is eco-friendly and a treat for all vegans and non-vegans as well. They offer very famous Smoothie-bowls and Monofruit smoothies. They also make hummus, falafel, and pita bread.
They make delicious vegan biriyani using mock meats.
Address: 603/1B Block 'O', New Alipore 3rd right, opposite Hindustan Sweets, Kolkata, West Bengal
7. Fab Cafe by FabIndia
FABCAFE offers vegan, vegetarian, and a few non-vegetarian dishes. You can easily hang out with your friends who have different food tastes.
They have good vegan options like dumplings to coconut desserts. Try their Spinach Spring Onions, Water Chestnut Momos, and Beetroot Veggie Sliders.
They also serve vegan smoothies-Berry smoothie bowl and Mango Mint Smoothie Bowl.
Address: 7 Loudon St, Mullick Bazar, Elgin, Kolkata, West Bengal
8. The Fatty Bao
This place offers Asian, Chinese, Thai, and Japanese cuisines. The Fatty Bao serves various delicacies like vegetarian, non-vegetarian, and a few vegan options.
You can also customize your dish according to your preferences. Check out their vegan sushi rolls, Crispy Tofu, Green Apple, Edamame & Spicy Sauce, Spicy Mushroom, Iceberg Lettuce, Cucumber, and Kimchi Mayo.
Address: 801 A - 901 A, Fort Knox Building, Abindranath Thakur Sarani, Ward 63, Camac Street Area, Kolkata
A restaurant with American theme offerings that is willing to customize on request. The founder understands veganism.
And if you place an order with them in advance, they will offer a range of items-vegan burgers. Jackfruit Patty Burger is a must-have for all burger lovers.
Address: 188/13 P.A. Shah Road, Ground Floor, Ward-93, Borough-X, New Alipore.
We are sure you will relish the cuisines of all the above-mentioned plant-based cafes/restaurants.
Do take your non-vegan friends along. And they will equally enjoy the food and vibe of these places.
Now many cafes in Kolkata have specially curated a separate vegan menu for all plant-based clients, which is a great start to promoting a vegan lifestyle and veganism.
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