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Vegetarian Restaurants: (32 Listings)

Realfoods Organic Cafe
RMIT University, 360 Swanston St, Bldg 8, Lv. 4 ~ PH: +61-03-99259791
Inexpensive-- Vegan, Organic, Western, Australian, Take-out--- Additional Info: Organic, fair trade cafe operating in the RMIT University City Campus cafeteria. Offerings include raw vegan, gluten-free, sugar-free, and low-fat meals from soups and salads, to mains, desserts, snacks and drinks. A RMIT University Student Union volunteer-run enterprise. Open semester Mon-Fri 11am-4pm.-- Rating: 4.5 HappyCow(s)

White Lotus Vegetarian Restaurant
185 Victoria St, West Melbourne ~ PH: 03-9326-6040
Moderate-- Vegan, Buddhist, Chinese--- Additional Info: Melbourne vegan restaurant serving Chinese food. Menu includes an extensive selection of mockmeat dishes. No onion, garlic, shallots, leeks, or chives used. Confirmed open Nov. 2013. Open Thur-Sun 6pm-10pm.-- Rating: 3 HappyCow(s)

Blue Buddha Cafe
1 O'Connell St ~ PH: 0435726636
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Western, Asian, Fusion, Bakery, Take-out--- Additional Info: Cafe serving coffee, cakes and treats, and mostly vegan meals. Since July 2014. Has outdoor seating. Accepts credit cards. Open Mon-Fri 7am-5pm, Sat-Sun 7am-3pm.-- Rating: 3 HappyCow(s)

Crossways
123 Swanston Street (at 1st floor) ~ PH: 03-9650-2939
Inexpensive-- Lacto, Western, Indian, Buffet--- Additional Info: Hare Krishna affiliated. All you can eat style. Lunch buffet costs around $7.50 or $5.50 for students. No onions or garlic used. Open Mon-Sat 11:30am-3:30pm.-- Rating: 3.5 HappyCow(s)

Divine Realm Vegie Delight
422 Little Collins St, Shop 10 (at Queen Street) ~ PH: 0420289448
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Vietnamese, Chinese, Asian, Fast food, Take-out--- Additional Info: This eatery is situated in a mini food court under the Cambridge International School. Food is without onion, garlic, shallots, or chives. Offers different size lunch boxes. Summer 2013 change of ownership and chefs, previously Chan House which is opening its own place in Doncaster East. Cash only. Open Mon-Fri 11:30am-3:30pm.-- Rating: 4.5 HappyCow(s)

Enlightened Cuisine
113 Queensbridge St, Southbank ~ PH: 03-96869188
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Asian, Malaysian, Chinese, Beer/Wine, Take-out--- Additional Info: Family-owned vegetarian restaurant with Asian style decor. No onions or garlic used. Parking on Kavanagh Street or Wilson Car Park. Accepts credit cards. Open Tue-Thur 11am-2:30am, 5-10pm, Fri-Sat, 11am-2:30pm, 5-11pm, Sun 12-3pm.-- Rating: 4.5 HappyCow(s)

Fo Guang Yuan
141 Queen Street (at /near Bourke Street) ~ PH: 03-9642-2388
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Chinese, Take-out--- Additional Info: Small menu, nice food. Accepts credit cards. Open M-F lunch only.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Gong De Lin
L3 264 Swanston St (at Chinatown) ~ PH: 0396637878
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Chinese, Taiwanese, Asian, Take-out--- Additional Info: Chinese vegetarian restaurant located above Noodle Kingdom with access via a lift. Food is all vegan except for 1 or so dessert containing dairy. Has vegetable dishes and mock meats. A main dish cost approx. $18-20 for a family size serving. Pleasant decor. Wheelchair accessible. Open Mon-Sun 10am-10pm.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Gopal's
139 Swanston Street ~ PH: 03-9650-1578
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, International, Hare Krishna--- Additional Info: Inexpensive meals in a nice, casual atmosphere. Menu items sometimes include lasagna, spinach filos, samosas, salad and dessert bar, soups, and pasta. Open Mon-Sat 11:30am-8:30pm, closed Sun.-- Rating: 4.5 HappyCow(s)

Invita Living Food
76 Therry St ~ PH: 03-93291267
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, Australian, Western, Take-out--- Additional Info: Casual, deli style counter established in 2013. Offers gluten free, vegetarian and vegan food, bottled juices, baked goods, axil coffee. -- Rating: 3.5 HappyCow(s)

Lord of the Fries - Elizabeth Street
Shop 9A/26 Elizabeth Street ~ PH: 0423-067175
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Western, Fast food, Take-out only--- Additional Info: Take out only shop. Hand-cut fries tossed in sea salt are made-to-order, topped with choice of 10 variety of sauces. Also flavored veggie burgers made from TVP, nuggets, hot dogs. Several locations. Accepts credit cards. Open Mon 8:30am-10pm, Tue-Thur 11am-11pm, Fri-Sat 9am-3am, Sun 9am-9:30pm.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Lord of the Fries - Flinders Street
Shop 5 Flinders Street Station (at opposite Federation Square) ~ PH: 1300-667-552
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Fast food, Western, 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. Mon 8:30am-10pm, Tue-Thur 11am-11pm, Fri-Sat 9am-3am, Sun 9am-9:30pm.-- Rating: 4.5 HappyCow(s)

Lord of the Fries - Melbourne Central
Knox Lane ~ PH: 1300-667552
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Western, Fast food, Take-out, Kosher--- Additional Info: Vegetarian fast food for takeaway. Chips with sauce, burgers, hot dogs, nuggets, and onion rings. Has vegan as well as gluten-free options. Limited seating. Several locations. Has outdoor seating. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Open Mon-Wed 10am-10pm, Thur 11am-10pm, Fri-Sat 10am-12am, Su 11am-10pm.-- Rating: 3.5 HappyCow(s)

Lord of the Fries - Swanston St
55 Swanston Street ~ PH: +61-1300-667552
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, American, Western, Fast food, Take-out--- Additional Info: Vegetarian fast food for takeaway. Chips with sauce, burgers, hot dogs, nuggets, and onion rings. Has vegan as well as gluten-free options. Limited seating. Several locations. Accepts credit cards. Open Mon 8:30am–10pm, Tue-Thur 8:30am–11pm, Fri-Sat 8:30am-3am, Sun 9am-9:30pm.-- Rating: 5 HappyCow(s)

Melbourne University Food Co-op
Union Building Level 1, University of Melbourne (at Parkville campus) ~ PH: 03-9347-8716
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Organic, Western, Australian, Take-out--- Additional Info: Not-for-profit cooperatively-run vegetarian cafe and co-op on the first floor of Union House. Serves hot lunch plates, organic vegan pies, rolls, cakes and sweets, and herbal teas. The co-op sells bulk foods including nutritional yeast, teas, herbs, spices, grains, flour, dried fruit, coconut butter and a couple of non-vegan chocolates. Local, organic mixed fruit, vegetable boxes can be ordered weekly for pick up. Open Mon-Tue, Wed 9am-7pm, Thur-Fri 9am-4.30pm.-- Rating: 4.5 HappyCow(s)

OM Vegetarian
Level 1, 28 Elizabeth Street (at above KFC in Gurhka Institute Building) ~ PH: 0396630062
Inexpensive-- Lacto, Indian, Ayurvedic, Buffet--- Additional Info: Situated near Flinders street station. Very casual. All-you-can-eat for around $7. Cash only. Open Mon-Sun 11am-9pm.-- Rating: 3.5 HappyCow(s)

Om Vegetarian - Collins St
277 Collins St (at Swanston St) ~ PH: 03-9663-0062
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Indian, Ayurvedic, Buffet--- Additional Info: Simple inexpensive Indian food, including an all-you-can-eat option that includes curry, rice and naan and can be made vegan on request. A few other items such as papadams available for purchase separately. Located inside a mall. Similar to Elizabeth St restaurant. Open 11am-9pm.-- Rating: 3.5 HappyCow(s)

Raw Trader
10 Sutherland St (at Little Lonsdale St) ~ PH: 0478-692008
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Organic, Raw, Juice bar--- Additional Info: A dessert cafe specializing in organic raw vegan, vegetarian, gluten free, dairy free, sugar free and paleo healthy desserts and sweet treats. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Cash only. Open Wed-Thur 7:30am-8:30pm, Fri 7:30am-10pm, Sat-Sun 10am-10pm, closed Mon-Tue.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Shakahari Too
225 Clarendon St, South Melbourne ~ PH: 03-9682-2207
Expensive-- Vegan-friendly, Asian Fusion, Beer/Wine, Take-out--- Additional Info: Upscale vegetarian dining. Serving fusion food with Japanese, Chinese, Thai, and Indian influences. Accepts credit cards. -- Rating: 5 HappyCow(s)

Veggie Villa
331 Racecourse Rd, Flemington (at Wellington St) ~ PH: 03-9994-7229
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Raw, International, Indian, Delivery--- Additional Info: International vegetarian restaurant with a wide selection of raw entrees, mains, and desserts, as well as cooked items such as sushi, pho soup, and wraps. Most dishes are vegan or can be made vegan. Indian influences dominate. Open Mon-Sun 11am-10pm.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Chiron Health Shop and Cafe
323 Clarendon Street, South Melbourne (at Park St) ~ PH: 96967850
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Organic, Western, Australian, Juice bar, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Health food shop with cafe. Also offers herbal steam and treatment room and cooking classes. Has outdoor seating. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Open Mon-Sun 7am-6pm.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Collins Kitchen
123 Collins Street ~ PH: 61396571234
Expensive-- Ovo, Lacto, Western, Australian, Buffet, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Restaurant within the Grand Hyatt Melbourne. Open kitchen, offers a separate, short vegetarian menu. Buffet lunch weekdays, breakfast buffet daily. -- Rating: Not rated yet

Dymocks Melbourne Cafe
Lower Ground, 234 Collins Street ~ PH: 03-96399274
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, Australian, Western, Take-out, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Situated within Dymocks Collins Street bookshop. Varied menu range, food is labeled. Has vegan patties, vegan Funky Pies, vegan cupcakes, salads. Decor is open-plan with formica tables and wooden chairs, some padded seating. Small upstairs landing/alcove with couch away from main seating area. Cash only. Open Mon-Fri 9am-5pm, Sat-Sun 10am-5pm.-- Rating: 3 HappyCow(s)

Grab 'n' Go Meals
756 Bourke Street, Docklands ~ PH: 0433327100
Inexpensive-- Italian, Fast food, Take-out, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. This place stocks Veg2go's vegan/vegetarian pre-packaged meals. Accepts credit cards. -- Rating: Not rated yet

Kantipur Nepali Restaurants
109 Hawthorn Road, Caulfield North (at Balaclava) ~ PH: 03-9528-4388, 03-9528-1351
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Indian, Nepalese, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Delivery, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Has a variety of vegan and gluten free dishes. Has entertainment. Located close to Caulfield Park. Accepts credit cards. Open Tue-Sun 05:30-10:30pm, closed Mon.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Maha Restaurant
21 Bond St (at Springs Rd) ~ PH: 03-9629-5900
Expensive-- Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, Beer/Wine, Middle Eastern, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. A fine dining restaurant that offers separate vegan menu. Also has a degustation menu. Reservations required. Accepts credit cards. -- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Massive Wieners
226 Chapel Street, Prahran ~ PH: 0400124303
Inexpensive-- Lacto, American, Fast food, Take-out only, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Be warned that this is a meat-heavy hot dog and fries shop. Has one veggie dog, but vegans need to ask to omit cheese. -- Rating: 3 HappyCow(s)

Panzerotti
Shop 1C/289 Flinders Street ~ PH: 03-96623321
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Australian, Fast food, Take-out, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Panzerotti are golden pockets from the Apuglian region of Southern Italy filled with different fillings. Vegan choices include vegan cheese, vegan sausage, tofu, chickpeas, green peas, lentils, pineapple, corn, and other ingredients listed on a separate billboard in store. Call ahead or order in-store. -- Rating: 3 HappyCow(s)

Salon de Sushi
293 Clarendon St ~ PH: 0399393723
Moderate-- Japanese, Take-out, Delivery, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Sushi bar and Japanese food restaurant. Makes a range of vegetable sushi. Accepts credit cards. Open Mon-Thur 11:30am-9pm, Fri 11:30am-10pm, Sat-Sun 12-9pm.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Savion Cakes and Bagels
477-479 Glen Huntly Rd, Elsternwick ~ PH: 03-9523-0411
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, Western, Juice bar, Salad bar, Kosher, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Bakery/cafe has a wide range of vegetarian and vegan dishes, including soups. All cakes are either vegan or vegetarian. Does serve eggs and tuna which are clearly labeled. Sandwiches and bagels made to order although dairy, eggs and fish are in the same cabinet. Try the soy latte. Has outdoor seating. Open Mon-Thur 7am-6pm, Fri 7am-4pm, Sun 8am-4pm, closed Sat.-- Rating: Not rated yet

The Organic Food and Wine Deli
28 Degraves St (at Flinders St) ~ PH: 03-96545157
Moderate-- Organic, Fast food, Western, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Offers some vegetarian and vegan foods including curries, pasta, pies, salads, smoothies, organic drinks, and vegan sweet treats. Eat in or take home. Accepts credit cards. Open daily.-- Rating: 3.5 HappyCow(s)

Wonderbao
Shop 4/19-37 A'Beckett St ~ PH: 03-96547887
Inexpensive-- Chinese, Fast food, Take-out, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. This place makes Chinese buns and its own organic soymilk. Has 3 bao that are vegan suitable and marked. Hard to find - go to the back of the arcade. Looks out onto a cobbled alley with artsy grafitti. Cash only. Open Mon-Fri 8am-6pm, Sat 11am-4pm.-- Rating: Not rated yet


Health Food Stores, Vegan Shops, Vegan Bakeries, Vegetarian B&Bs, Veg Catering, Veg*n Organizations: (5 Listings)

Global Green Vegetarian Food Mart
105 South Road, Braybrook ~ PH: 03-99398566, 0412607870
Global Green is a vegetarian and vegan food store that offers a wide range of retail and wholesale products. Find frozen foods and frozen vege mock meats, cooking sauces, herbs, snack foods, soy and tofu products, Asian groceries, seaweed, and other vegetarian food items. Current location since Feb 2011. *SPECIAL OFFER: Mention HappyCow to receive up to 15%OFF your order (discount items excluded). Bus route 216, 219. Open Mon-Sun 9am-6pm.-- Rating: 4.5 HappyCow(s)

Go Vita - Toorak
Toorak Road, Toorak (at Shop 6/459) ~ PH: 03-9827-0891
Part of health food chain. Stocks a range of vegan foods and compliments, including tempeh, tofu, mock meat, bread, nut milks, vegan chocolate, and more. -- Rating: Not rated yet

Habib Wholefoods
260 Flinders Street, Shop 2 (at opposite Flinders Street train station) ~ PH: 96395515
An organic health food store. Carries some vegan items including cheezly, mock meats, bread, and beauty products. Expanded and growing range of vegan and organic foods, and health & beauty products (May 2010). There's a tiny deli area near the cashiers, and all the salads are vegan as are most of the desserts. Convenient location for tourists as it's near the train station and Federation Square. -- Rating: 4.5 HappyCow(s)

Mr. Nice Guy's Bake Shop
151 Union Road, Ascot Vale ~ PH: 0424422878
All vegan bake shop making many kinds of baked treats, from cakes to cinnamon rolls, and more. Also operates a stall at Prahran Market offering vegan cupcakes. Open Tue–Sat 8am–6pm, Sun 9am–4pm.-- Rating: 5 HappyCow(s)

Indianbelly
Hughesdale, South East Melbourne ~ PH: 0425079558
Melbourne area vegetarian Indian catering service and home delivery. -- Rating: 5 HappyCow(s)

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