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The Best Restaurants With Dairy-Free Options

Updated February 21, 2020 1.0k votes 220 voters 11.3k views22 items

List RulesVote up your favorite restaurants and fast-food chains that offer dairy-free menu options.

Looking for some solid restaurant suggestions that offer dairy-free options? You’ve come to the right place! Whether you have a sensitivity to lactose or prefer to avoid dairy altogether, it can be hard to find the right menu items when you go out to eat. That’s why we’re ranking the best restaurants that offer dairy-free options.

From everyday fast-food chains like Chick-fil-A to sit-down restaurants like the Cheesecake Factory, this list includes the best places to eat for people who have a milk allergy or are lactose intolerant. Do you have a favorite go-to spot?

Be sure to vote up the best restaurants that are known for offering dairy-free menu items. That way, other people can see which restaurants to check first. And if your preferred dining establishment of choice isn’t listed, feel free to add it below.

  • 1

    Popular dairy-free items:

    Seasoned Homestyle Potatoes

    Hamburger (without cheese)

    Grilled Chicken Sandwich

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  • 2
    Chipotle Mexican Grill

    Popular dairy-free items:

    Tortilla Products

    Meat and Tofu Products



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  • 3

    Popular dairy-free items:

    Hash Browns

    Grilled Nuggets

    Grilled Chicken Sandwich

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  • 4
    Buffalo Wild Wings

    Popular dairy-free items:

    Traditional Wings

    Boneless Wings

    crispy Fish Sandwich

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  • 5

    Popular dairy-free items:

    Breads & Wraps

    Meat, Seafood & Eggs

    Beef Chili Soup

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  • 6
    Taco Bell

    Popular dairy-free items:


    Cinnamon Twists

    Fresco Bean Burrito

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  • 7

    Popular dairy-free items:

    Texas-size Baby Back Ribs

    Smokehouse Brisket

    Bottomless Tostada Chips & Salsa

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  • 8

    Popular dairy-free items:

    Extra Crispy Chicken

    Chicken Littles

    BBQ Baked Beans

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  • 9
    Burger King

    Popular dairy-free items:

    Whopper Sandwich

    BBQ Bacon Crispy Chicken Sandwich

    Crispy Chicken Tenders

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  • 10
    Olive Garden

    Popular dairy-free items:

    Spaghetti with Meat Sauce

    Pasta e Fagioli Soup


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  • 11
    Carl's Jr.

    Popular dairy-free items:

    Charbroiled BBQ Chicken Sandwich

    Hash Rounds

    Natural-Cut Fries


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  • 12
    Applebee’s International, Inc.

    Popular dairy-free items:

    Boneless Wings

    Double Crunch Bone-In Wings

    French Fries Basket

  • 13
    Shake Shack

    Popular dairy-free items:

    Burger Patty 

    Gluten-Free Bun



  • 14
    Jack in the Box

    Popular dairy-free items:

    Jumbo Jack

    Chicken Teriyaki Bowl

    Fish Sandwich

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  • 15
    Popeye's Chicken & Biscuits

    Popular dairy-free items:

    Naked Chicken Tenders

    Naked Chicken Wrap

    Red Beans & Rice

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  • 16
    In-N-Out Burger

    Popular dairy-free items:

    Hamburger w/Onion

    Cheeseburger w/Onion

    French Fries

  • 17
    Sonic Drive-In

    Popular dairy-free items:

    Philly Roll


    Soft Pretzel Twist

  • 18

    Popular dairy-free items:


    Baked Apple Pie

    Egg McMuffin (no cheese and no butter)

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  • 19
    Cheesecake Factory

    Popular dairy-free items:

    Soy-Glazed Edamame

    Thai Lettuce Wraps

    Fish Tacos (no cheese)

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  • 20
    California Pizza Kitchen

    Popular dairy-free items:

    Charred Shishito Peppers

    Super Spinach + Quinoa Salad

    California Club

  • 21

    Popular dairy-free items:

    Grilled Chicken Breast

    Roasted Chicken

    Prime Rib

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  • 22
    Bojangles' Famous Chicken 'n Biscuits

    Popular dairy-free items:

    Cajun Filet Sandwich

    Pulled Pork BBQ Sandwich

    Grilled Chicken Sandwich