18 "Vegans" restaurants in New York.
Avant Garden is a tiny vegan restaurant putting out some excellent, and very original food. You won’t find any veggie burgers here.
West-Bourne is an all-day cafe in SoHo where you can eat a great mushroom reuben or a bowl of vegetables that tastes better than it should.
Bukhara Grill is an Indian restaurant in Midtown East that makes some of the best dal in the city.
All of the food at Dirt Candy is vegetarian, but you should come to this East Village tasting menu spot no matter how you feel about meat.
Superiority Burger is a tiny vegetarian counter-service place in the East Village with a decent veggie burger, great sides, and excellent gelato.
Modern Love serves vegan comfort food in a cool space in Williamsburg.
Vatan is an incredibly fun Indian restaurant in Kips Bay where the only option is a vegetarian, all-you-can-eat dinner.
We learned a lot of things from eating at Peacefood Cafe, mostly related to non-violence and how nachos are apparently good for you.
Narcissa is an American spot in the Standard East Village with a space you’ll want to hang out in, but food we can’t really recommend.
Nix is an upscale vegetarian spot near Union Square with an attractive dining room and expensive food that isn’t all that great.
Tamra Teahouse is a casual cafe in Crown Heights that makes very good Asian and African mashup dishes.
Hartbreakers is a casual vegan spot in Bushwick where you can get a good fried “chicken” sandwich and a side of waffle fries.
Amituofo is a vegan restaurant in Bushwick that serves Asian-inspired dishes and is great for casual group dinners.
John’s Of 12th Street is a classic Italian American restaurant in the East Village, and they have a full menu of vegan options as well.