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Durham (24)

Vegetarian Restaurants: (19 Listings)

Cafe L.O.V.E.
3219 Old Chapel Hill Rd Unit 201 ~ PH: 919-251-9541
Moderate-- Vegan, Raw, American, Delivery, Take-out--- Additional Info: Primarily take-out vegan restaurant with occasional dine-in dinners. Uses organic ingredients. Previously named Triangle Raw Foodists. Opened this restaurant May 2014. Accepts credit cards. Mon-Fri 11:00am-7:00pm, Sat 12:00pm-3:00pm.-- Rating: 5 HappyCow(s)

Full Lotus Juice Bar - Food Truck
~ PH: 919-998-6621
Moderate-- Vegan, Organic, Raw, American, Juice bar, Take-out, Delivery--- Additional Info: Vegan food truck, see website for location and schedule. Menu is 100% vegan, mostly organic and raw. Focus is on health food, with daily juice and salads. A small refrigerated display offers pre-made fare such as kale chips, raw granola, raw truffles, macaroons, and other superfood treats. Tue-Sat 11:00am-3:30pm.-- Rating: 5 HappyCow(s)

Pomegranate Kitchen
5504 Durham Chapel Hill Blvd Ste 102 (at Mt Moriah Rd) ~ PH: 919-886-0356
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Organic, Take-out, Persian, Middle Eastern, Catering--- Additional Info: Vegetarian Persian food using local and organic whenever possible. Menu changes and always features different rice with hearty stew variations. Try the pomegranate and walnut stew over jewel basmati rice. A la carte and full meals are available to order. The chocolate is not vegan. No tables inside, but there is a courtyard where you can eat. Owners are happy to give samples. Has outdoor seating. Tue-Sat 11:30am-6:30pm.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Baba Ghannouj
2200 W Main St (at 9th St) ~ PH: 919-286-6699
Inexpensive-- Middle Eastern, Take-out, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Casual, comfortable, and family friendly. Try the falafels and gellab, a specialty drink made from dates and rose water. Has outdoor seating. Wheelchair accessible. Call for hours - tell us.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Bahn's Cuisine
750 9th St (at south of Markham/Hillsborough) ~ PH: 919-286-5073
Inexpensive-- Chinese, Vietnamese, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. A small, family opearated establishment that serves Vietamese food on Wednesdays and Saturday only. Try the vegetarian plate of tofu with eggplant, sticky rice, and greens. Call for hours - tell us.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Beyu Caffe
335 W Main St ~ PH: 919-683-1058
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, Beer/Wine, American, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Several options on the dinner menu are vegan, including mixed grill napoleons and thai green curry. The vegan chocolate mousse is made from avocado and vegan chocolate cake. Has a full bar and full espresso bar. Live jazz some nights. Accepts credit cards. Mon-Thu 7:00am-11:00pm, Fri 7:00am-12:30am, Sat 8:00am-12:30am, Sun 10:00am-3:00pm.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Blue Corn Cafe
9th St (at /near Duke University) ~ PH: 919-286-9600
Moderate-- Lacto, Vegnn-friendly, Mexican, Puerto Rican, Cuban, Beer/Wine, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Latin American cuisine with a handful of lacto-vegetarian dishes, many can be made vegan upon request, and they also offer gluten free options and beer. Cozy interior with art by local artists. Limited outdoor seating weather permitting. Has outdoor seating. Accepts credit cards. Mon-Thu 11:30am-9:00pm, Fri-Sat 11:30am-9:30pm.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Cosmic Cantina
1920 Perry St (at Ninth) ~ PH: 919-286-1875
Inexpensive-- Ovo, Organic, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Mexican, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Margaritas in a plastic cup. Funky laid-back atmosphere. Outside deck seating available. Call for hours - tell us.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Dos Perros
200 N Mangum St (at E Parrish St) ~ PH: 919-956-2750
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Mexican, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Seasonal menu features at least 2 or 3 vegan dishes, including appetizers. In addition, there is a separate special 3-course vegan menu available that rotates on a monthly basis, with dishes such as vegan cheese enchilada, empenadas, roasted squash chalupa, vegan torta azteca; many are also gluten free. Kitchen is gluten free with non-gluten free items coming from outside sources. Sunday and Monday nights are taco nights and feature a simplified menu. Offers veggie taco/burritos or vegan beef taco/burritos. Complimentary chips and salsa. Has outdoor seating. Accepts credit cards. Mon-Fri 11:30am-2:30pm, Mon-Thu 5:00pm-10:00pm, Fri-Sat 5:00pm-12:00am, Sun 5:00pm-10:00pm.-- Rating: 3.5 HappyCow(s)

Elmo's Diner
776 9th St ~ PH: 919-416-3823
Inexpensive-- Ovo, Lacto, Beer/Wine, American, Take-out, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Breakfast and lunch/dinner menu includes vegetarian choices. Family-friendly, fast service. Call for hours - tell us.-- Rating: 2 HappyCow(s)

International Delights
740 9th St (at south of Markham/Hillsborough, near Duke University East Campus) ~ PH: 919-286-2884
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, MIddle Eastern, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Gyros, falafel, hummus, tabouleh, salads, and desserts. Call for hours - tell us.-- Rating: 3.5 HappyCow(s)

Koumi
3550 N Roxboro St ~ PH: 919-381-5753
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, Thai, Japanese, Vietnamese, Fast food, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Mixed vegetables and tofu available for most protein dishes and tofu available on all hibachi/teriyaki entrees. Has vegan choices. Accepts credit cards. Mon-Thu 11:00am-9:00pm, Fri 11:00am-10:00pm, Sat-Sun 12:00pm-9:00pm.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Mellow Mushroom
410 Blackwell St Ste 100 (at American Tobacco Historic District) ~ PH: 919-680-8500
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Pizza, American, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Part of hippie themed pizzeria chain with choices for vegans and vegetarians, including tofu, tempeh, and fresh veggie toppings for pizza. Accepts credit cards. Call for hours - tell us.-- Rating: 3 HappyCow(s)

Ninth Street Bakery
136 E Chapel Hill St ~ PH: 919-688-5606
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Bakery, American, Take-out, Catering, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. In early-2014 the Day One pop-up and Stay Fresh pop-up merged with this long-time operating bakery cafe. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Mon-Fri 7:00am-5:00pm, Sat 9:00am-9:00pm.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Parts and Labor
723 Rigsbee Ave (at Geer St) ~ PH: 919-901-0875
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, International, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Attached to Motorco Music Hall and features a few clearly labeled vegan choices on menu and an occasional special. Sesame udon salad, baked beans, veggie samosa, edamame salad, namasu cucumber salad, and fries. Open even when there is no live music at the hall, and serves food til midnight. Extensive outdoor seating as well as inside. Full bar. Has outdoor seating. Accepts credit cards. Mon-Thu 5:00pm-12:00am, Fri 5:00pm-2:00am, Sat 12:00pm-2:00am, Sun 12:00pm-11:00pm.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Saladelia Cafe
4201 University Dr ~ PH: 919-489-5776
Inexpensive-- Ovo, Lacto, Organic, American, International, Take-out, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Casual atmosphere, emphasis on local and organic sources. Call for hours - tell us.-- Rating: Not rated yet

The Refectory Cafe
2726 Durham Chapel Hill Blvd ~ PH: 919-908-6798
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, American, Fusion, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Catering, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Offers vegan choices on the menus and at Sunday brunch. Sample items include chili, kale salad, Indian dal, slaw, muffins, cookies, breakfast soy yogurt parfait and tofu scramble, and sometimes a vegan special as well a vegan soup. Open and bright atmosphere. Order at counter. Picnic tables outside. Also has a location at Duke Law School with a similar menu. Has outdoor seating. Accepts credit cards. Mon-Fri 7:30am-8:00pm, Sat-Sun 9:00am-3:00pm.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Toast Five Points Durham
345 W Main St ~ PH: 919-683-2183
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, Organic, American, Italian, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Panini, bruschetta, crostini, and sandwiches. Uses farm sourced, local and seasonal produce. Menu changes with whatever is fresh. Always a vegetarian soup daily. Participated in Durhams'first Vegan Challenge 2010 and supports the local economy and revitalization of downtown Durham. Has outdoor seating. Accepts credit cards. Call for hours - tell us.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Twisted Noodles
4201-112 University Dr ~ PH: 919-489-9888
Moderate-- Thai, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Dishes can be made veg by omitting meat and choosing tofu/vegetables. Casual and busy. Accepts credit cards. Call for hours - tell us.-- Rating: 2.5 HappyCow(s)


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

Whole Foods Market
621 Broad St ~ PH: 919-286-2290
Part of large natural foods supermarket chain offering selections in fresh produce including organic, frozen foods, snacks, vitamins, care products, household products, grocery, and more. Call for hours - tell us.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Francesca's Dessert Caffe
706-B 9th St (at Main St) ~ PH: 919-286-4177
Bakery and cafe. Has soy ice cream, vegan cookies, vegan gelato, and soy/rice milk available for coffee and tea drinks. Live music some times. Accepts credit cards. Mon-Wed 8:00am-10:00pm, Thu-Sat 8:00am-11:00pm, Sun 10:00am-10:00pm.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Durham Farmers' Market
501 Foster St ~ PH: 919-667-3099
Seasonal market, see web for dates & times. Find local produce, crafts, flowers, photography, clothing and prepared foods, and more. Call for hours - tell us.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Cocoa Cinnamon
420 W Geer St ~ PH: n/a
Busy coffee shop also offering wine and beer plus baked goods, chocolates, and prepared foods from local producers. Has almond milk and soy milk. Has outdoor seating. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Call for hours - tell us.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

The Parlour
117 Market St (at downtown) ~ PH: 919-564-7999
Dairy ice cream parlor that also offers a vegan coconut ice cream and a couple sorbets - call ahead to confirm. Tue-Sun 12:00pm-10:00pm.-- Rating: 4.5 HappyCow(s)

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