Despite its array of burger joints, steak houses and fish restaurants Yorkshire is a food paradise for vegetarians, vegans and flexitarians alike. The choice of vegan options across the region has been growing rapidly in recent years and we have rounded up some of the best in the county for you to enjoy.
Vegan doesn’t always need to be heathly. Knaves Kitchen prides itself on serving the finest vegan street food in the county. A 100% vegan street food pop-up, serving up guilty eats…with a conscience from Vegan McMuffins to Mac Burger Fries. Vegan food just got dirty.
Born from a love of healthy living, fine food, and good coffee, Grön Kafe offers balanced breakfasts, energy-boosting brunches, and late afternoon pick-me-ups. Executive Chef Matt Healy knows there’s no denying that many people are actively cutting down on their meat consumption, and he wants to prove that vegetarian and vegan dishes can be just as delicious and full of flavour.
The Scandi inspired Fettle is one of Leeds’ most unique dining experiences, with poetry readings in the loo (no, really!) and super friendly, knowledgeable staff, on hand to help you with your choices, or simply have a chat. The changing menus are made up of organic dishes with vegan and gluten free options, all put together with love and passion.
Prashad is a family-run, multi-award winning Indian vegetarian restaurant in West Yorkshire. Set up by chefs Kaushy and Mohan Patel who were not only featured on Channel 4’s Ramsay’s Best Restaurant 2010 but are also authors of a best selling cookbook. You won’t find their dishes in any other restaurant from speciality ‘street food’ style snacks to sumptuous desserts and homemade cocktails and mocktails
The Hideout is a new cafe and bar on Scarborough's North Bay. Offering vegan delights such as roasted butternut squash filled with courgette and pepper as well as their popular falafel burger. If that wasn’t enough they’re also dog friendly and a stones through from one of the best beaches in the county.
Fancy Hank’s is a new bar and kitchen tucked away in the laid-back-streets of the historic Minster Quarter of York and offers good mood food inspired by two brothers travels through the 11 southern states of America. They serve food that makes you smile and dishes that are best shared with many dishes served as small plates so diners can try something new like the Jackfruit Brunswick Stew…delicious.
Belgrave Music Hall is not just home to great music and amazing cocktails, it’s also the place to enjoy famous pizza. Dough Boys are their adventurous in-house pizza slingers, serving hand stretched pizza by the slice. Their ingredients are fresh and where possible sourced from local producers. You can always count on at least six varieties with vegan options always available.
If you’re wanting delicious food, a relaxed atmosphere and a great service that will keep you wanting to come back time and again then Sleepers in East Yorkshire has got you covered. Both venues in Hull and Beverley offer great comfort food for date night, family gatherings or celebrations. Vegan options include Mushroom Teriyaki Noodle Bowl and everyone’s favourite Falafel and Humous Pitta.
Las Iguanas’ vibrant restaurant will take your taste buds from the beaches of Brazil to the streets of Mexico to the restaurants of Argentina and beyond. Their vegan menu is also bigger & better than ever this year with veggie chilli, fajias and burritos all getting the vegan seal of approval. The Bahain Jackfruit Curry is a particular favourite if you are a lover of all things spicy.