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Vegetarian Restaurants: (30 Listings)

Conscious 108
108 Greenway Road, Greenside ~ PH: 0116467250
Moderate-- Vegan, Western, Bakery--- Additional Info: Vegan food cafe, opened Mar 2014. Offers in-house baked goods plus wraps, sandwiches, bunny chow curries, burgers, hot dogs, and even vegan ice cream. Dinner menu changes once a week from Wednesday night. Uses meat substitutes. Has outdoor seating. Accepts credit cards. Mon 11:00am-5:00pm, 6:00pm-9:30pm, Wed-Sat 11:00am-5:00pm, 6:00pm-9:30pm, Sun 11:00am-3:00pm.-- Rating: 5 HappyCow(s)

Free Food
Shop 5b Reithmere, Delta Street, Birnam ~ PH: 0878027190
Inexpensive-- Vegan, Organic, Western, Take-out--- Additional Info: Little vegan restaurant run by long-time chef. Food is soy-free, gluten-free, and without additives or preservatives. The restaurant has a communal table, and the dishes vary regularly. Try the vegan ice cream. Its brand of ready-to-eat meals (wraps, bean burger patties, etc) is sold in supermarkets around South Africa. Accepts credit cards. Mon-Thu 9:00am-5:30pm, Fri 9:00am-9:00pm, Sat 8:30am-5:00pm.-- Rating: 5 HappyCow(s)

The Greenside Cafe
34 Gleneagles Road, Greenside ~ PH: 011-6463444
Expensive-- Vegan, Western, International, Juice bar--- Additional Info: Vegan cuisine featuring nut bakes, pasta ribbons, fresh juices, and more. All vegan since 2012. Next door is their store selling vegan products. Has outdoor seating. Tue-Thu 8:00am-5:00pm, Fri-Sat 8:00am-9:30pm, Sun 8:00am-5:00pm.-- Rating: 4.5 HappyCow(s)

Aurelie's Health and Lifestyle Cafe
Maxwell Drive, Gauteng (at R55, Waterfall Country Estate) ~ PH: 0105968900
Expensive-- Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, European, Juice bar, Salad bar, Take-out--- Additional Info: Vegetarian cafe with a Mediterranean vibe. Offers dishes with tofu, non-dairy cheese, falafel, veggie sausages, and burger patties. Drinks include coffee, veggie juices, and superfood smoothies. Has gluten free baked goods. A retail sells home accessories, health supplements, kitchen consumables, children's lunch boxes, and more. Venue hire is possible. Free wi-fi. Has outdoor seating. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Mon-Fri 7:00am-4:00pm, Sat 9:00am-2:00pm.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Bentleys Cafe
20 Woodlands Drive (at Woodlands Office Park, Woodmead) ~ PH: 0102059584
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Western, Fast food, Take-out, Cateing--- Additional Info: Vegetarian cafe offering meals that are halaal. Chicken/mince products used are soya-based. .Call for hours - tell us.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Fresh Earth Food Store
103 Komatie Road, Emmarentia, Gauteng ~ PH: 011-6464404
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Organic, Western, Buffet--- Additional Info: Uses natural and organic ingredients and offers a full a la carte menu, weekday buffets, and an all-you-can-eat "table of abundance" Saturday buffet. .-- Rating: 3.5 HappyCow(s)

Fruits and Roots
Shop G 13, Hobart Corner Shopping Centre, Bryanston, Gauteng ~ PH: 011-463-2928
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, African, Western--- Additional Info: Serves light meals, healthy drinks, desserts, some vegan dishes, and cakes made to order. Also has a health food store selling dried fruits, large selection of nuts and dried legumes, grains, spices, condiments, tonics, fresh nut butters, tofu, seaweed, green teas, rice milk, and more. Mon-Fri 8:30am-5:30pm, Sat 8:30am-3:30pm.-- Rating: 4.5 HappyCow(s)

Gauranga's Higher Taste
135 Norfolk Road, Carlswald, Midrand ~ PH: 0765429666
Inexpensive-- Lacto, Indian, Western, Fast food, Bakery, Juice bar, Take-out--- Additional Info: Indian vegetarian food, hot dogs and fast food egg-less cake and baked goods. Mon-Tue 12:00pm-9:00pm, Thu-Sun 12:00pm-9:00pm.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Greenlands Wholefoods
61 Dundalk Ave (at corner Roscommon, Parkview, Johannesburg, Gauteng) ~ PH: 011-486-3361
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Buffet--- Additional Info: Vegetarian buffet where dishes are clearly marked. Accepts credit cards. .-- Rating: Not rated yet

Hare Krishna
7971 Capricon St (at entrance on Nirvana Dr, Ext 9, Lenasia, Johannesburg) ~ PH: 011-854-1975
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Indian, Hare Krishna--- Additional Info: Please send us some details. .-- Rating: Not rated yet

Kara Nichha's - Midrand
Harry Galaun Dr, Midrand, Gauteng (at 7th St, Halfway Gardens, Midway Mews Shopping Centre) ~ PH: +27-113125521
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Indian--- Additional Info: A vegetarian take away restaurant with vegan options. Limited seating available. Appears to be associated with the University location. .Call for hours - tell us.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Kara Nichha's Sharp Sharp Strictly Vegetarian
The Matrix, East Campus, University of the Witwatersrand ~ PH: n/a
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Indian, Lacto, Fast food, Take-out--- Additional Info: In the WITS student centre, this take away restaurant has queues that as long as the centre itself at lunch time for its inexpensive vegan curries. Go before the rush at 1:15pm or after the rush from 2:15pm. Reported that samoosas have cheese, Oct 2014. Has outdoor seating. Wheelchair accessible. Cash only. Mon-Fri 11:00am-5:00pm.-- Rating: 3 HappyCow(s)

Leafy Greens Cafe
Plot 328 Rocky Ridge Rd, Muldersdrift, Gauteng ~ PH: +27828827300
Expensive-- Vegan-friendly, Organic, Juice bar, Western, Buffet, Beer/Wine, Take-out--- Additional Info: Vegan food cafe and health shop/deli situated on an organic farm outside of the city and shares the premises with the Casalinga Restaurant. Offers buffet plus juices, wheatgrass, smoothies, raw cake, and raw chocolate. Sells honey, fresh organic produce from its garden. Has outdoor seating. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Wed-Sun 9:00am-5:00pm.-- Rating: 4.5 HappyCow(s)

72-74 Church Street, Mayfair West (at corner of Central Avenue) ~ PH: 011-837-2407
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Indian, Fast food, Take-out--- Additional Info: Pure Indian vegetarian sweets and savories. No onion, garlic, or egg. Dairy is used so vegans need to ask. Run by Gujarati Swaminarayans. Accepts credit cards. Tue-Thu 9:00am-7:30pm, Fri-Sat 9:00am-9:00pm, Sun 9:00am-4:00pm.-- Rating: 5 HappyCow(s)

Simply Divine Vegetarian
70 Conrad Ave, Blairgowrie Plaza, Randburg, Gauteng (at Susman Rd) ~ PH: +27-0875502723
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, International, Fast food, Take-out--- Additional Info: A vegetarian restaurant, with a casual setting and a take away focus, serves plenty of vegan options. Has outdoor seating. Accepts credit cards. Mon-Fri 10:30am-7:00pm, Sat 10:30am-5:30pm.-- Rating: Not rated yet

South Indian Take-Away
Starling Street Lenasia South (at besides Nikitas Pharmacy) ~ PH: 0832358072, 0766261677
Inexpensive-- Lacto, Western, Indian, Fast food, Take-out--- Additional Info: Inexpensive vegetarian Indian food as well as soya hot dogs and frozen meals for take home. .Call for hours - tell us.-- Rating: Not rated yet

45 Central Road, Fordsburg, Inner City (at Fordsburg Flea Market, Shop 2) ~ PH: 0114921102
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Indian, Fast food, Take-out--- Additional Info: Vegetarian restaurant that serves a wide range of northern and southern Indian dishes, including vegan choices. Modest furnishings. Good portions. Friendly service. .Call for hours - tell us.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Taiwan Veg Restaurant
134 Queen Street, South Kensington ~ PH: 0846002501
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Taiwanese, Chinese, Take-out--- Additional Info: Simple place offering vegetarian and vegan food without garlic or onion. The menu incorporates meat language into the dish names, but all the 'meats' are made from seitan, tofu, or soya protein. Food takes time to prepare, but you could phone ahead to order - ask for the daughter who speaks English. Cash only. Mon-Thu 11:00am-8:00pm, Fri-Sun 11:00am-8:30pm.-- Rating: 4.5 HappyCow(s)

61 Dundalk Ave (at Roscommon, Parkview) ~ PH: +27-011-4863361
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, Organic, Western, International, Juice bar, Salad bar, Buffet, Take-out, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Slow food principles, offers dairy-free, gluten-free, and sucrose-free foods. Buffet at lunch and a la carte meals along with cakes, coffees, tea, juices, and smoothies. Free wi-fi. Has outdoor seating. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Tue-Fri 7:00am-5:00pm, Sat-Sun 8:00am-5:00pm.-- Rating: 2 HappyCow(s)

Harry's Cafe
Oriental Plaza, Bree Street, Fordsburg ~ PH: 0118386760
Inexpensive-- Indian, Western, Fusion, Fast food, Take-out, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Basic take away place in the Oriental Plaza shopping mall. A large section of the menu is dedicated to vegetarian meat substitutes - ask which is vegan. Try the burgers and soya chip hot dog. Food is spicy but you could request to omit masala. Cash only. .-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Hodges Coffee House and Restaurant
The Colony Shopping Centre, Craighall Park ~ PH: 0118805010
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Western, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Offer a variety of vegetarian and vegan food. Vegan dishes are cooked and prepared separately from meat. On the menu is a house-made vegan burger served with hummus, tramezzini with roasted vegetables; a marinated tofu and greens salad; and a vegan BLT. Makes its own vegan bacon and sausage. Wheat-free options include granola with fruit and soy milk. Drinks can be served with soy milk. Has outdoor seating. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. .Call for hours - tell us.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Shop 98, Killarney Mall, 60, Riviera Road, Killarney ~ PH: 011-6467906
Moderate-- Ovo, Lacto, Hawaiian, American, Juice bar, Fast food, Take-out, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Chain of healthier take away restaurants. Offers marked vegetarian/vegan choices. Some dishes with meat can be changed to using vegetable protein meat imitation strips. Selection of smoothies and fresh juices. Accepts credit cards. Mon-Fri 9:00am-6:30pm, Sat-Sun 8:30am-4:30pm.-- Rating: 3 HappyCow(s)

Lighthouse on 7th
7th Street, Melville ~ PH: +27-725000870
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Organic, Middle Eastern, Western, Deli, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. An organic restaurant with vegan choices on the menu and will also be happy to veganize a dish for you. Has live entertainment. .-- Rating: 3 HappyCow(s)

Sai Thai
1 Cyrildene Centre, Corner Marcia and Derrick Avenues, Cyrildene ~ PH: 0116151339
Inexpensive-- Thai, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Thai food restaurant a 3-page vegetable/vegetarian section on its menu, of which many are vegan suitable. Dishes with egg or oyster sauce are marked, and the staff understand what vegan is. Meat substitutes are used in the vegan dishes. Sometimes there is only one waitress so expect a wait. House specialty drinks are fruit tea and coconut water. Reservations required. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Mon-Sun 10:30am-3:30pm, 5:30pm-9:00pm.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Simply Asia
Shop 2 Parkhurst Square, 38 4th Avenue, Parkhurst ~ PH: 0114473037
Moderate-- Thai, Asian, Fast food, Take-out, Delivery, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Franchise Asian food restaurant. Has a designated vegetarian menu, of which several mains are vegan suitable as are the spring rolls. Could ask to substitute meat in a dish with tofu. Has outdoor seating. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Mon-Sun 11:30am-9:30pm.-- Rating: 3 HappyCow(s)

Spiceburg Restaurant
141 Greenway Road, Greenside, Gauteng ~ PH: 011-4862255
Moderate-- Lacto, Indian, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Specializes in both South and North Indian cuisine. 2014 reported menu has changed, and vegans need to specify and ask which are suitable. .-- Rating: 3 HappyCow(s)

The Good Luck Club
3 Corlett Drive, Illovo ~ PH: 0114473816
Moderate-- Asian Fusion, Chinese, Thai, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Asian fusion restaurant. Could specify to use egg-free noodles or rice instead of regular noodles. Yellow curry is made without shrimp paste, and there are other vegan suitable starters and mains - ask your waiter. Very busy so book ahead. Has outdoor seating. Reservations required. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. .-- Rating: 3 HappyCow(s)

The Great Eastern Food Bar
Bamboo Centre, 53 Rustenburg Road, Melville ~ PH: 0114822910
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Asian, Fusion, Beer/Wine, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Offers an Asian food menu with fish and vegan dishes, changes weekly. Vegan choices include dumplings, ramen, steamed buns, green papaya salad, and a vegan bento box. Interesting selection of beers. Food is prepared in an open kitchen. Reservations required. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Mon 6:00pm-9:00pm, Tue-Fri 12:00pm-11:00pm, Sat 1:00pm-11:00pm, Sun 1:00pm-8:00pm.-- Rating: 3 HappyCow(s)

The Pudding Shop
La Cucina di Ciro, 43, 7th Avenue, Parktown North ~ PH: 0614443493
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Italian, Take-out, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Attached to a restaurant called La Cucina di Ciro which is not veg, but The Pudding Shop is run by a vegan chef, and meat is cooked in a separate kitchen. Menu is primarily vegetarian and vegan with breakfast and lunch food, cakes and desserts including vegan ones. Colorful interior. Has outdoor seating. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Tue-Sun 8:30am-4:30pm.-- Rating: 3 HappyCow(s)

New Thrupps Centre, Oxford Road, Illovo, Johannesburg ~ PH: 011-268-2371
Inexpensive-- Indian, International, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Curry place that offers some vegetarian options. Formerly called "Eco Cafe." .-- Rating: Not rated yet

Health Food Stores, Vegan Shops, Vegan Bakeries, Vegetarian B&Bs, Veg Catering, Veg*n Organizations: (9 Listings)

Kuhestan Organic Farm Products
Illovo, Sandton (at Corlett) ~ PH: 0784892304
Products include cordials, jams, chutneys, vinegars and rose extract. All are made on their organic avocado and raspberry farm in Magoebaskloof. Tue-Sun 10:00am-9:00pm.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Kyran's Spice
97 Edison Crescent, Sunninghill ~ PH: 011-2344922
A retailer of the Veggie Divine Foods brand of vegan food products which includes homestyle chilli burgers, smoked viennas, spiced marinated chunks, and more. Mon-Fri 9:00am-6:00pm, Sat 9:00am-2:00pm, Sun 9:00am-1:00pm.-- Rating: 5 HappyCow(s)

Yan Health
Shop L31 Bedford Centre, Smith Road, Bedfordview ~ PH: 0116166338
Health shop selling a wide variety of nutritional supplements and herbs, homeopathics, skin and hair care products, gluten free, frozen meals, certified organic foods including breakfast cereals, whole grain, oils, berries, cacao powder. Knowledgeable staff. .-- Rating: Not rated yet

21 The Glen Road ~ PH: 0835955216
A food outlet. Sells ready made vegan and vegetarian meals. Sells vegan products, supplies restaurants with vegan/vegetarian products. Mon-Fri 10:00am-6:00pm, Sun 10:00am-5:00pm.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Uber Vegan
34 Gleneagles Road, Greenside ~ PH: 011-6463444
Shop attached to Greenside Cafe. Sells vegan health products like juicers plus cookbooks and vegan food products. .Call for hours - tell us.-- Rating: 5 HappyCow(s)

Suffer Free Convenient Vegetarian Cuisine
29 Fourth Street, Linden ~ PH: 0117820440, 0834596859
Prepared vegetarian meals frozen for take-home. Order online, then collect at this location. .-- Rating: Not rated yet

Joburg Vegan
Johannesburg area ~ PH: n/a
Blog helps South Africans find vegan food and products locally. .-- Rating: 5 HappyCow(s)

SA Vegan Society
South Africa ~ PH: n/a
Formed in 2007. The primary vegan outreach organization in the country. .-- Rating: 5 HappyCow(s)

VeganSA Directory
South Africa ~ PH: n/a
Directory for vegans in South Africa. .-- Rating: 5 HappyCow(s)

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