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Fitzroy (19)

Vegetarian Restaurants: (13 Listings)

Madame K's Vegetarian Cafe
367 Brunswick Street ~ PH: 03-94156099
Moderate-- Vegan, Chinese, Asian, Delivery, Thai, Take-out--- Additional Info: Extensive Asian food menu with dishes like Thai style curry, Indonesian gado gado salad, Chinese style fried rice, and soba noodle. Opened in spring 2012 as vegetarian and became all vegan as of Dec 2013. Open Mon-Thur 5-10pm. Sat-Sun 12-3:30pm, 5-10pm.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Smith and Daughters
175 Brunswick Street ~ PH: 03-99393293
Moderate-- Vegan, Latin American, Colombian, Mexican, Juice bar, Beer/Wine--- Additional Info: Vegan restaurant housed in an old pub and former Latin restaurant and maintains a Latin American theme and menu. Uses nut-based cheeses. A bit crowded tables and a high step to the toilets. Opened Mar 2014. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Open Tue-Fri 12pm-1am, Sat 10am-1am, Sun 10am-11pm.-- Rating: 4.5 HappyCow(s)

Friends of the Earth Cafe
312 Smith Street (at Johnston St, Metropolitan Melbourne) ~ PH: 03-9417-4382
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Organic, Macrobiotic, International, Juice bar--- Additional Info: Veggie cafe serving hot vegan organic lunch (a mixed plate with occasional non-vegan vegetarian option), vegan sweets, treats, breads, and muffins. Also a bulk organic grocer with fresh fruit and vegetables, cosmetics, and cleaning products. Enviro bookshop and campaign office on site. Cash only. Open Mon-Fri 10am-6pm, Sat 10am-4pm.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Lord of the Fries - Fitzroy
383 Brunswick Street (at Leicester St, opposite Vegie Bar) ~ PH: 13-00667552
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Western, Fast food, Take-out--- Additional Info: Chips with sauce, burgers, hot dogs, nuggets, and onion rings. Has vegan as well as gluten-free options. Several locations. Accepts credit cards. Open Sun-Tue 11am-10pm, Wed-Thur 11am-11pm, Fri-Sat 11am-3am.-- Rating: 4.5 HappyCow(s)

Moroccan Soup Bar
183 St. Georges Road (at North Fitzroy, Metropolitan Melbourne) ~ PH: 03-9482-4240
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Moroccan--- Additional Info: A Moroccan vegetarian restaurant. Serves soups like harira in addition to other items including vegetarian tajine, couscous, eggplant dishes, bean and lentil dishes, and a few others. Menu changes daily and is given verbally. Owner will ask if you have any dietary requests, such as a vegan diet. Can get busy. Open late. -- Rating: 4.5 HappyCow(s)

Mr Natural Vegetarian Pizza - Fitzroy
469 Brunswick St ~ PH: 03-9481-7775
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Pizza, Western, Fast food, Take-out, Delivery--- Additional Info: Mostly take away pizzeria in Fitzroy North with a few small tables for eat-in. Offers wheat-free, gluten-free, and yeast-free pizza base options. Another location in St. Kilda. Cash only. Open Sun-Thur 5:30-10pm, Fri-Sat 5:30-11pm.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Munsterhaus
371 St Georges Rd (at Barkly St) ~ PH: 0402466187, 0394894420
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Organic, Western, International, Salad bar, Buffet, Take-out, Fast food--- Additional Info: A cafeteria that features a large buffet of hot and cold dishes, from which you can take what you please (small, medium, or large plates). The take-out option is one (large) size only. Similar to The Tofu Shop in Richmond but large and a cafe feel. Has wi-fi and a toy corner for children. Has outdoor seating. Wheelchair accessible. Cash only. Open Mon-Fri 9am-5pm, Sat 9am-2:30pm, closed Sun.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Radhey Kitchen and Chai Bar
336 Brunswick Street ~ PH: 03-90778858
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Western, Indian, Fusion, Raw, Organic--- Additional Info: Veggie cafe offering a daily menu of meals made with seasonal ingredients with international fusion flavors. Extensive chai and herbal tea menu. Free wi-fi. Opened June 2014. Accepts credit cards. Open Tue-Sun 11am-9pm.-- Rating: Not rated yet

The Bear Cafe
439 Brunswick St ~ PH: +61-414507635
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Take-out, Western, Australian, Delivery--- Additional Info: At the same address as Animal Lovers by Neo Tokyo's retail store. Started as coffee delivery in late-2012 then expanded and combined retail alongside food and coffee and groceries. Caters to vegans and gluten free. All day vegan breakfast includes scrambled tofu, beans, guacamole, toast and dukkah, muesli with coconut yogurt, fresh fruits and toasties. Uses vegusto vegan cheese from Switzerland. Only non-vegan product is cow's milk in coffees. Open and relaxed atmosphere. Has outdoor seating. Accepts credit cards. Open Mon-Fri 9am-6pm, Sat-Sun 10am-6pm.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Trippy Taco
234 Gertrude St ~ PH: 03-94157711
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Mexican, Take-out--- Additional Info: Quick service Mexican style food with vegan and dairy-free variations of cheese available. Menu includes breakfast burritos described as "corn tortilla madness," Nutella and banana in a soft flour tortilla, Inca cola, and beverages imported from Central and South America, Mexican beer and Mexican-style mixed drinks. Trance beats trip out onto the street from the interior which is painted bright orange. Previously located on Smith Street Collingwood. Has outdoor seating. Open Mon-Tue 11am-9pm, Wed-Fri 11-10pm, Sat 10am-10pm, Sun 10am-9pm.-- Rating: 3.5 HappyCow(s)

Vegie Bar
378-380 Brunswick Street (at Rose) ~ PH: 03-9417-6935
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Western, International, Pizza, Juice bar, Beer/Wine--- Additional Info: Busy vegan-friendly restaurant serving a wide range of food and usually large portions. Very typical for Melbourne. Menu includes pizza, stir fry, noodles, roast veggies, pasta, vegan desserts, and more. Open kitchen and extra long communal table seating. Go early for dinner to get a table, otherwise expect to wait. Has outdoor seating. Accepts credit cards. Open Mon-Fri from 11am, Sat-Sun from 11am.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Yong Green
421 Brunswick Street (at Alexandra Avenue) ~ PH: 03-94173338
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Asian, Western, Raw--- Additional Info: Little eatery offering a range of Asian-influenced dishes in addition to raw food options. Has raw cheesecake. Accepts credit cards. Open Tue-Sat 12-4pm, 5-10pm, Sun 12-4pm, 5-9pm, closed Mon.-- Rating: 4.5 HappyCow(s)

Pavlov's Duck
401 Smith St (at Rose St) ~ PH: 0394164067
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, Organic, Western, Delivery, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. All veg except for fish. With a revised menu offering vegan and vegetarian options like quinoa salad, vegan delight, toasted muesli with berry compote and build a brekky. Eclectic, fun vibe akin to the city itself. Located in the Smith Street outlet shop strip. Has outdoor seating. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Open Mon-Fri 7am-4pm, Sat-Sun 8am-4pm.-- Rating: 3 HappyCow(s)


Health Food Stores, Vegan Shops, Vegan Bakeries, Vegetarian B&Bs, Veg Catering, Veg*n Organizations: (6 Listings)

Aunt Maggies - Fitzroy
188 Gertrude St ~ PH: 03-94175504
Natural and organic grocery market with locations in the Melbourne area. Open Mon-Fri 9am-7pm, Sat 9am-6pm, Sun 10am-5pm.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Merry Cupcakes
261 Brunswick Street ~ PH: 94163991
Cupcake bakery. Gluten-free vegan cupcakes are available only on Friday and Saturday or by advance request. Also offers coffee and tea. Open Sun-Mon 11am-5pm, Wed-Thur 11am-6pm, Fri-Sat 11am-9pm.-- Rating: 4.5 HappyCow(s)

Three Bowls
Fitzroy, Melbourne ~ PH: 0401911398
Fitzroy North-based chef specializing in organic wholefood cooking for retreats. Offers vegan cooking classes. -- Rating: Not rated yet

Kindness House
288 Brunswick St ~ PH: +61-412362316
An incubator for growing NGOs that provides office facilities with modern technology, enabling those within the building to work more efficiently. Two-thirds of the Kindness House tenants only pay for their phone bills: rent and internet is free. Two amusing clauses in their leases. One, if you eat animals in the building, they kick you out. And two, if you have a dog, and you DON’T bring the dog to the office, they kick you out. -- Rating: 5 HappyCow(s)

Vegetarian Network Victoria
Suite 6 Kindness House, 288 Brunswick Street ~ PH: 0430201167
A not-for-profit organization founded in 1998 and based in Melbourne, VNV is devoted to promoting the many benefits of vegetarianism and providing quality service, support and up-to-date information to vegetarians, vegans and the general community. -- Rating: Not rated yet

Frolic Yoghurt
365 Brunswick St ~ PH: 03-9417-0097
Frozen yoghurt shop with 50% vegan options. Flavors include chocolate, coconut, green tea and mixed berry. All waffles are vegan and a number of the toppings, such as mini M&Ms, dark chocolate sauce and bread and butter pudding. -- Rating: Not rated yet

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