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Venice (34)

Vegetarian Restaurants: (19 Listings)

Fattoria I Canarini
Via della Favorita, 5, Fossalta di Piave ~ PH: 0421-67582
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, International, Italian--- Additional Info: Offers a vegetarian menu and a vegan menu at a fixed price; includes sparkling water. Reservations required. Upon Reservation Only.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Le Spighe
Castello 1341 (at near Venice Art Biennale and public gardens) ~ PH: 041-5238173
-- Vegan-friendly, Organic, Italian, Western, International, Take-out--- Additional Info: Small health food shop with a vegetarian deli and salad bar. Choose your food and pay by weight. The seasonal menu changes daily with focus on Italian and local venetian dishes with a few international dishes. Has tables inside, or take to the nearby park. Open Mon-Sat 9am-7pm, closed 2.30-5.30pm.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Buddhabar Restaurant
Gran Viale 28/b, Lido di Venezia, Venezia ~ PH: +39-041770618
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, Indian, Italian, Asian, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Asian and Italian cuisine on the island of Lido, in a nice neighborhood. Menu, while meat centric, includes a seitan and potatoes, vegetable rice, a tofu dish, and several Indian veggie main dishes (vegan upon request). Note the veggie samosa batter contain egg. Has outdoor seating. Accepts credit cards. Open Tue-Sun 11am-12am.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Capitol
4294, Campo SS. Filippo e Giacomo, Venizia (at Castello area) ~ PH: 1234567
Inexpensive-- Chinese, Asian, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Has tofu dishes (spicy or regular), and rice is extra charge. Inexpensive, compared to other sit-down restaurants in Venice. Located in Campo Santi Filippo e Giacomo, going from Piazza San Marco, over Ponte Della Canonica (bridge), then just down on your right as you walk into St Marks Square. Accepts credit cards. Open Mon-Sun for lunch and dinner.-- Rating: 3 HappyCow(s)

Frary's
Fondamente dei Frari, San Polo 2559 ~ PH: 041-720050
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Greek, Middle Eastern, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Several vegan and vegetarian choices on menu, and the owner is willing to adapt other items - just ask. Pricey but average for Venice. -- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Fritto e Frutta
Fondamenta dei Tolentini, Santa Croce 220 ~ PH: +390415246852
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Italian, Fast food, Take-out, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Take-away fried veggies (no milk and eggs in the batter), smoothies and fruit salads. Food is not deep fried in oil, but baked. Mon-Sat 11am-9pm, closed Sun.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Gam-Gam
Cannaregio 1122, Venezia (at Fondamenta de Cannaregio and Gheto Vechio, next to Guglie vaporetto stop) ~ PH: 041-5231495
Moderate-- Israeli, Kosher, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Offers vegetarian food including falafels, hummus, artichoke hearts, eggplant, peppers, chickpeas, cucumber salad. Eggs used in a few of the dishes but no milk. Accepts credit cards. Open Sun-Thur 12-10pm and Fri lunch only. Open Sun-Thur 12-10:30pm, Fri 12-2 hours before Shabbat, Sat after sundown.-- Rating: 3.5 HappyCow(s)

Ganesh Ji
Fondamenta Rio Marin 2426, San Polo ~ PH: 041-719084
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Indian, Beer/Wine, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Nice setting. Accepts credit cards. -- Rating: 3.5 HappyCow(s)

Gino's
Cannaregio, Lista di Spagna 157 ~ PH: 041-716072
Moderate-- Italian, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Vegan item on menu is pizza marinara. English speaking helpful staff. Ask for any vegetarian pizza with no cheese. Other items clearly marked on menu. Try the salad specialty. -- Rating: 2.5 HappyCow(s)

GourmIndia
Via Forte Marghera, 129. Mestre ~ PH: +39 041951718
Moderate-- Lacto, Indian, Take-out, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. North Indian cuisine that's meat-heavy but also offers around 15 main vegetarian dishes and the possibility of Jain food. Dairy is used. Seats 200. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. -- Rating: Not rated yet

l'Angolo Della Pizza
Rio Tera San Leonardo 1589, Cannaregio ~ PH: 041717453
Inexpensive-- Lacto, Pizza, Italian, Fast food, Take-out, Delivery, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Beware that this place offers kebabs and is primarily meat and dairy based, but it does have a few lacto-veg pizzas. Vegans say "no cheese," and the kitchen will accommodate. Note: in Venice most pizzerias can make vegan pizza if you ask for no cheese. Open Mon-Sun 12-11pm.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

La Piscina
Dorsoduro 780 ~ PH: 041-2413889
Expensive-- Gourmet, Italian, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Fine dining restaurant that's part of a hotel. Overlooks the canal. Has vegetarians and vegan dishes clearly indicated on menu. Helpful staff. Reservations may be required. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. -- Rating: 3.5 HappyCow(s)

La Zucca
San Giacomo dell'Orio, Santa Croce ~ PH: 041-5241570
Moderate-- Italian, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. La Zucca means "the pumpkin." Has a few vegetarian options. Direction: on Ponte del Megio on the Rio del Megio. Take Calle Larga north from Campo San Giacomo dell'Orio, cross the first bridge on your right. Closed Sunday.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Orient Experience
Cannaregio 1847/b ~ PH: 0418226919
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, International, Buffet, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Middle Eastern, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. A small restaurant with a broad selection of vegetarian and vegan dishes from various countries of the Middle East, like falafel, hummus, and a few rice dishes. Food is displayed buffet style for take out or inside dining. -- Rating: 3.5 HappyCow(s)

Orient Experience II
Campo Santa Margherita 2920 ~ PH: 3278103917
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, International, Buffet, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Middle Eastern, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. A small restaurant with a broad selection of vegetarian and vegan dishes from various countries of the Middle East, like falafel, hummus, and a few rice dishes. Food is displayed buffet style for take out or inside dining. As of early 2014, has one other location in Venice. Open Mon-sun 11am-12am.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Osteria Giorgione
Cannaregio, 4582/A ~ PH: 041-5221725
Expensive-- Italian, Beer/Wine, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. A few vegetarian and vegan options in addition to fish. Popular, romantic place. Osteria-Enoteca Giorgione is located in the heart of Venice, just a ten-minute walk from Piazza San Marco and the Rialto Bridge. It can easily be reached from both Piazzale Roma and the Santa Lucia railway station. Reservations required. Accepts credit cards. -- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Pizzeria L'Angelo - maybe closed
Calle della Mandola 3711, San Marco ~ PH: +390412771126
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Pizza, Italian, American, Fast food, Take-out, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Take-out pizza parlor offering vegan pizza and sandwiches with vegan cheese, mopur (a kind of seitan made in Italy), and veggies. Sandwiches are also made with whole wheat. If the vegan pizza is not on display, you can expressly ask for it and they will make it. Sandwiches are made in the morning, so it is easier to find a larger choice at lunchtime rather than at dinnertime. JULY 2014 REPORTED MAYBE CLOSED, OR DIFFICULT TO FIND (?) - PLEASE CHECK AND LET HAPPYCOW KNOW! Open Mon 11:30am-4pm, Tue-Sun 11:30am-10pm.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Sahara
Via Don Federico Tosatto, 95 ~ PH: +393396824312
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Syrian, Middle Eastern, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Syrian food menu with some vegan suitable choices like zatar, jabrack, magdus, falafel, hummus, babaghannuj, mtabbal, foul mathon, tartur, tabule, fattush and vegetable couscous. Desserts include dates filled with almond cream and rose water. Open Mon-Fri 11:30am-3pm, Fri-Sat 7pm-2am.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Trattoria Da Silvio
S Pantalon 3748-3818 ~ PH: 041-5205833
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Beer/Wine, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Vegetarians can have sauteed veggie plate, plain pizza no cheese or with cheese, vegetable sides such as artichoke hearts and olives. Sauce used is vegetarian, no animal products. Friendly service. There is a 2 euros charge for the table, cloth, and cutlery - as mentioned on the menu. Accepts credit cards. -- Rating: Not rated yet


Health Food Stores, Vegan Shops, Vegan Bakeries, Vegetarian B&Bs, Veg Catering, Veg*n Organizations: (15 Listings)

Baldrocco Frutta e Verdura
Cannaregio 2000 (at Rio Tera de la Maddalena) ~ PH: 041-718685
Venice organic produce shop at the foot of the bridge that crosses the Rio di S.Marcuola (along Rio Tera de la Maddalena). Open 8am-1pm & 5-8pm, closed Sun.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Cibele
Campiello de l'Anconeta 1823 , Cannaregio ~ PH: 041-5242113
Small Venice health food store selling pasta, soy milk, soy yogurt, organic frozen vegan and vegetarian food, and more. Open 8:30am-12:45pm and 4-7:45pm.-- Rating: 5 HappyCow(s)

Coop Adriatica
S. Croce 1491/A ~ PH: n/a
Part of conventional grocery store chain. Has a small selection of food suitable for vegans. -- Rating: Not rated yet

La Serenissima - Corte Coppo
4350 Corte Coppo ~ PH: n/a
Stocks organic produce, vegan treats, tofu, soymilk, rice milk, and more. -- Rating: Not rated yet

La Serenissima - San Marco
4350 Corte Coppo ~ PH: 041-5229847
Offers a wide range of food suitable for vegans, including vegan chocolate. Note: it's difficult to find vegan food in Venice. Previously located on Soliani Marisa. -- Rating: 3 HappyCow(s)

La Spiga
Via Lepanto 5, Lido (at /off Gran Viale Santa Maria Elisabetta) ~ PH: 041-5261746
Small health food store selling packaged vegetarian and vegan food, including soy milk and rice milk. Closed Monday.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Natura Si - Mestre
via Torino 86, Mestre ~ PH: 041-976008
Health food store chain throughout Italy. A good size organic food store. -- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Naturalia
Fondamenta del Gafaro, Dorsoduro 3525 (at Venezia) ~ PH: +39-0415243783
Health food store near Piazzale Roma. Sells only organic vegan and vegetarian products including bio-drinks, bread, fresh produce, gluten free food, milks and more. Personal vegetarian chef service available on request. Open Mon-Sat 09.30-19.30.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Rialto Biocenter
Calle de la Regina, Santa Croce 2264 ~ PH: 041-5239515
Moderate size store offering selections of healthy foods, natural cosmetics, and products. Has vegan frozen and refrigerated food, fauxmeats, tofu, and rice yogurt. Open Mon-Sat 8:30am-8pm, closed Sun.-- Rating: 4.5 HappyCow(s)

Alaska Gelateria
Santa Croce 1159, Calle Larga dei Bari ~ PH: 041 715211 ?
A gelateria that also serves food. Owner will advise which items are without eggs. Selection of vegan flavors - ask. Cash only. Open Mon-Sun 11am-11pm.-- Rating: 4.5 HappyCow(s)

Frulala
Cannaregio 5620, Campiello Riccardo Selvatico ~ PH: +39-320-3180005
Frulalà is a juice bar with plenty of vegan options: smoothies, fruit salads, vegetables, cereals. English spoken. Open daily.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Grom
Campo San Barnaba ~ PH: +39-041-0991751
Organic dairy gelateria chain. Has a few vegan flavors, clearly labelled. Traditional Sicilian granita is also vegan. -- Rating: 3.5 HappyCow(s)

Stickhouse
Sestiere San Polo, 1700 ~ PH: 04143600270
Gelato shop serves all fruit sorbets that are gluten free, lactose-free, can be consumed by vegans and are made with fresh fruit (if available in season) and natural ingredients. Naturally sucrose sugar-free because they are produced with fructose. No artificial aromas, 100% natural ingredients, no preservatives. -- Rating: Not rated yet

Venchi
Calle dei Fabbri 989 Sestiere San Marco ~ PH: 0412412314
Chain chocolate shop and gelateria. Has vegan chocolates and sorbet flavors. -- Rating: 5 HappyCow(s)

Vizio Virtu
S. Polo 2898/A (Calle del Campaniel) ~ PH: +39-041-2750149
Vizio Virtù is a chocolate maker with lots of options for vegans: dark chocolate bars (60% cocoa up to 100%), flavored dark chocolate bars (such as almond, violet, chili pepper, Sicilian salt, etc.); candy fruits covered in chocolate; cocoa beans; vegan dark chocolate ice cream in Summer. Open daily 10am-7.30pm, Summer: July-August: Mon-Sat 10am-1pm and 4pm-7.30pm, Sun closed.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

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