Looking for vegan friendly dining spots in Philadelphia? Then discover the tastiest places to dine out in style with Fine Dining Lovers!
In between Philly’s famous giant meat sandwiches and cheesesteaks there’s a wealth of destination vegan restaurants to be found.
Here’s a round up of the best fine dining vegan and vegan friendly restaurants in Philadelphia where you’ll be able to go for date night or simply for a special night out, with vegan friends or without.
Also, check out our top restaurants dining list for Philadelphia.
Best Vegan Restaurants in Philadelphia
This James Beard “outstanding restaurant” award winner 2019 has done a lot to put Philadelphia on the culinary map. And while it’s not strictly vegan, there’s enough flavour and choice on the modern Israeli menu to excite most vegans looking for a tasty night out. Owned and operated by Michael Solomonov, with award winning pastry chef Camille Cogswell on dessert, you’re in capable hands!
If you’ can’t snag a table you can always try falafel at the Goldie outpost.
James-Beard nominated chefs and husband and wife team Rich Landau and Kate Jacoby lead this fine dining ‘vegetable restaurant’ set in a former mansion with favourites like creamy rutabaga foudue with soft pretzels and pickles and wood-roasted carrots on the grill on the menu. A natural wine list and attention to cocktails give the place an edge.
1221 Locust St Philadelphia, PA 19107 (215) 320-7500
3. V Street
If you’re after a slightly more informal evening without missing out on flavour try the Street Food Bar, also owned and run by Chefs Rich Landau and Kate Jacoby. Expect flavourful street food dishes like peruvian potatoes and sichuan pepper noodles in this fun and exciting approach to vegetable cooking inspired by global street food culture. A bustling bar, intimate dining room and open Chef’s Counter offer make it a great place to hang out for the evening. Don’t miss the weekend brunch.
126 S 19th St Philadelphia, PA 19103 (215) 278-7943
4. Sprig and Vine
This stylish vegan restaurant in New Hope has a creative seasonal menu changes which regularly and features locally sourced produce and big flavours. Sample menu items include slow-roasted root vegetable pave, beet and lemon-almond ricotta ravioli, miso-maple-mustard glazed tempeh, tiramisu, rhubarb-cashew cheesecake and more.
450 Union Square Dr New Hope, PA 18938 (215) 693-1427
5. Bar Bombón
This Latin themed vegan taqueria and bar is owned by the HipCityVeg founder Nicole Marquis and boasts a strong line up of vegan dishes like mushroom empanadas with pickled plantain, arepa, nachos, and buffalo cauliflower tacos. It’s a lively place for a fresh fruit margarita for happy hour, or for a fun evening out for two later.
133 S 18th St Philadelphia, PA 19103 (267) 606-6612