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Vegetarian Restaurants: (14 Listings)

Lil' Buddha Tea
274 Lark St ~ PH: 518-443-0029
Inexpensive-- Vegan, American, Juice bar, Take-out--- Additional Info: Vegan food and tea cafe operating since 2010. Serves food Tue-Sat 12pm-7pm. Offers no-sugar added smoothies with ingredients like ginger and peanut butter; over 100 organic teas available in bulk or served hot or cold; juices, bubble teas, and organic coffee. Has wifi. Sunday and Monday is drinks only (no food service). Has outdoor seating. Accepts credit cards. Open Mon-Sat 7am-7pm, Sun 12-8pm (see comments).-- Rating: 4.5 HappyCow(s)

Parivar Spices and Food
1275 Central Ave, Roessleville ~ PH: 518-512-5118
Inexpensive-- Lacto, Indian, Take-out--- Additional Info: Cafe serving vegetarian Indian food in the back of an Indian spice and grocery shop. Has 8-10 tables. -- Rating: Not rated yet

Aashiana Restaurant
31 Central Ave ~ PH: 518-463-4161 ‎
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Indian, Pakistani, Middle Eastern, Buffet, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Pakistani-Indian-Middle Eastern cuisine restaurant established since 1999. While menu is primarily meat-based, the owner is accommodating to vegan requests. All vegetable dishes that do not list dairy ingredients are vegan suitable as are several salads, sides, and sauces. Has bean and vegetable based dishes on the menu. The lunch buffet always has vegan rice, sauces, salads, hummus, and 2 vegan hot dishes. Intimate and warm atmosphere. Try the hummus. Open Mon-Thur 11:30am-10pm, Fri-Sat 12-11pm.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Bombers Burrito Bar
258 Lark St (at Madison Ave) ~ PH: 518-463-9636
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, American, Buffet, Fast food, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Delivery, Mexican, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Bombers has vegan options including Italian sausage with pepper and onions. Try the tofu fries or try the vegan nuggets in a burrito or ala carte. Accepts credit cards. Open Mon-Sat 11am-1am, Sun 11am-12am.-- Rating: 3.5 HappyCow(s)

Chipotle
105 Wolf Rd ~ PH: 518-438-7590
Inexpensive-- Lacto, Mexican, Fast food, Take-out, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Fast food chain where you could customize your order (tacos, burritos, bowls) and request no cheese/dairy. Some of its locations offer a soyfrito filling that's made from soy protein. Accepts credit cards. Open daily.-- Rating: Not rated yet

El Loco
465 Madison Ave (at Willett) ~ PH: 518-436-1855
Moderate-- Lacto, Tex-Mexican, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Has a veggie chili, many sauces are vegetarian, and some main entrees can be made vegetarian upon request. Accepts credit cards. -- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Emperor
10 Wolf Rd, Colonie ~ PH: 518-591-0628
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Chinese, Thai, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Full page vegetarian menu with plenty of vegan choices. Serves unusual Chinese green vegetables, mushrooms, tofu, veggie noodles, rice and more. Uses no mock meats. Grows some veggies outside in warm weather. Menu in English. -- Rating: Not rated yet

Flow From The Garden
227 Lark St, basement (at Washington Ave) ~ PH: 518-427-3881
Expensive-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, American, Fusion, Beer/Wine, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Features farm-to-table food and fine wine. Sources local produce and offers vegetarian choices. Has outdoor seating. Reservations required. Open Wed-Sat 5-10pm, Sun 11am-4pm.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Greenhouse Chopped Salad Company
50 N Pearl St ~ PH: 518-514-2055
Inexpensive-- Fast-food, Take-out, Delivery, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Salads with some vegan dressings, tofu, and variety of vegetables. Busy at lunchtime. Accepts credit cards. -- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Little Anthony's
1095 Central Ave ~ PH: 518-459-5959
Inexpensive-- Italian, Take-out, Delivery, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Pizzeria offering vegan cheese and vegetarian toppings, plus sandwiches. Open daily til late.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Mamoun's Falafel
206 Washington Ave (at corner of Lark and Central) ~ PH: 518-434-3901
Inexpensive-- Mediterranean, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Try the falafels and baba ganoush. -- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Mingle
544 Delaware Ave ~ PH: 518-915-1468
Expensive-- International, Korean, Fusion, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Restaurant with a lively open floor dining atmosphere and a small bar area. Offers separate menu for gluten-free as well for vegetarian/pescetarian; dishes are labeled - could request to make a vegetarian dish vegan. Vegans could get salads, tofu burger, tacos, chili, jambalaya, and a few Korean dishes whih is the chef's specialty. The hallway gallery and main dining room feature work by local artists. Better to make a reservation. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Open Tue-Thur 11:30am-9pm, Fri 11:30am-10pm, Sat 5-10pm.-- Rating: Not rated yet

New World Bistro Bar
300 Delaware Ave ~ PH: 518-694-0520
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, American, International, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Gastro pub has plenty of vegan options; see online summer vegan menu. Located near Spectrum Theatres. Has another location in Saugerties, NY. Accepts credit cards. Open Sun-Thur 5-9:30pm, Fri-Sat 5-11pm, Sun Brunch 11am-3pm.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Van's Vietnamese
307 Central Ave ~ PH: 518-436-1868
Expensive-- Vegan-friendly, Vietnamese, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Basic atmosphere Vietnamese eatery where you could get vegan food with mockmeats, tofu, and veggies. Prices are moderate for lunch and more expensive for dinner, but the portions are large. Accepts credit cards. -- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)


Health Food Stores, Vegan Shops, Vegan Bakeries, Vegetarian B&Bs, Veg Catering, Veg*n Organizations: (3 Listings)

Dean's Natural Foods
911 Central Ave (at Colvin Ave, Westgate Shopping Center) ~ PH: 518-489-5723
Opened in 1980 offering organic produce, frozen foods, spices, vitamins and more. Carries many vegan products. Open Mon-Wed, Fri-Sat 10am-6pm , Thur 10am-8pm, closed Sun.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Honest Weight Food Co-op
100 Watervliet Ave ~ PH: 518-482-2667
Open to the public. Selling organic produce, vitamins, and bulk items including herbs, vegan baked goods, and deli foods. As reported to HappyCow, The Honest Weight Food Co-op started out as a buying club in 1976 and was vegetarian but has since changed to a large company and is no longer all vegetarian. Previously located on Central Ave. -- Rating: 4.5 HappyCow(s)

Lark Natural Foods
217 Lark St ~ PH: 518-512-3428
Local health food store stocking vitamins, supplement, homeopathy remedies, herbs, organic and natural grocery, fresh local produce, dried fruits & nuts, and more. Open Mon-Sat 11am-8pm.-- Rating: Not rated yet

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