The world of food and drink has changed a lot in recent decades, with all kinds of new dietary requirements and culinary trends popping up all the time. Veganism has become more popular than ever in the last year and there are now thousands of different brands that cater to this new animal-friendly lifestyle.
All through London there’s been a wave of new restaurants and eateries opening up to cater to vegans. There are also a lot of well-known food establishments that have changed up their menu to make them more vegan friendly. If you’re a vegan then you’ll love our list of top animal-friendly places where you can get some great tasting food and drink.
This delightful local eatery in Shoreditch, not too far from your hotel near Lancaster Gate, specialises in traditional superfoods from Peru, cooked by some of the best chefs in London. The vegan dishes on the menu are worlds ahead of the stereotypical salad bowls that many people may expect from this type of restaurant. Those dining with meat-eating friends will be happy to know that Andina doesn’t only prepare vegan food but also serves up meat and fish dishes. Browse the menu and choose from a list of colourful dishes that use the finest and freshest ingredients around.
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Head to West Kensington and you’ll find this incredible, 100 percent vegan restaurant. Rest assured that you’ll be browsing a menu of delicious dishes without any animal produce whatsoever. Enter a world of fresh green ingredients and vegan-friendly substitutes at this warm and friendly eatery. Try the tofu burger with baked chips and homemade tomato sauce for a veggie twist on a classic meal. If you have a bit of a sweet tooth then you’ll love the dessert menu with its selection of vegan ice cream, tofu cheesecake and chocolate torte.
This rustic-style eatery near Royal Oak caters to just about every dietary requirement and food fad you can think of. You won’t find any traces of meat, dairy, refined sugars or additives on the menu at Farmacy. The brightly coloured and vibrant eatery has ensured that only the freshest and healthiest ingredients go into their food, but that doesn’t mean the flavours are lacking. The dishes at Farmacy are packed full of taste and are a good, healthy alternative even if you’re not vegan.
Italian food takes a vegan twist at this up-scale organic restaurant located in Holborn and Barbican, within reach of your hotel near Lancaster Gate. The vibrant menu at Amico Bio provides those looking for a light lunch or a hearty dinner with a choice of healthy traditional Italian food.
The owner and head chef sources a lot of his ingredients from his family’s farm in Italy, which is where he learned his craft. If you suffer from a gluten intolerance then you’ll be glad to hear that Amico Bio also offers a selection of gluten free dishes. If you’re vegetarian, vegan or anything in between then this classic Italian restaurant is a perfect place to enjoy some traditional food in a warm setting.