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The Best Vegan-Friendly Restaurants  

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List Rules Vote up your favorite restaurants with delicious vegan options.

Whether you’re on the road or hanging out with one of your favorite non-meat- and dairy-eating friends, it can be hard to find good vegan-friendly spots. That’s why we’re ranking the best restaurants and fast-food chains for vegans (and friends of vegans).

When it comes to following a strict vegan diet, it’s not always easy finding the right menu items. From everyday options like McDonald’s to sit-down options like TGI Fridays, this list ranks the best and most accessible restaurants for vegans. While most of the places on this list offer at least a few vegan options, some restaurants are better than others.

Vote up the best vegan-friendly restaurants so people can see which places to try fist.

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1
Zoës Kitchen is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Vegan-Friendly Restaurants

Popular vegan items:

Veggie Kabob

Braised White Beans

Mediterranean Lentil Soup

2
Chipotle Mexican Grill is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Vegan-Friendly Restaurants

Popular vegan items:

Vegan Tacos

Vegan Burritos

Vegan Burrito Bowls

3
The Cheesecake Factory is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Vegan-Friendly Restaurants

Popular vegan items:

Vegan Cobb Salad

Veggie Burger

Falafel Salad

4
T.G.I. Friday's is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Vegan-Friendly Restaurants

Popular vegan items:

Black Bean and Avocado Burger

Sweet Potato Fries

Pasta With Marinara

5
Olive Garden is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Vegan-Friendly Restaurants

Popular vegan items:

House Salad With No Cheese

Minestrone Soup

Breadsticks

6
Burger King is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Vegan-Friendly Restaurants

Popular vegan items:

French Toast Sticks

Impossible Burger

Hash Browns

7
Subway is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Vegan-Friendly Restaurants

Popular vegan items:

Veggie Delite Sub

Veggie Wrap

Garden Salad

8
Pizza Hut is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Vegan-Friendly Restaurants
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Popular vegan items:

  • Crusts: Salted Pretzel Flavored, Thin N' Crispy, Skinny Slice
  • Sauces: Classic Marinara, Buffalo
  • Drizzles: Sweet Chilli, Buffalo, Balsamic
9
Taco Bell is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Vegan-Friendly Restaurants
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Popular vegan items:

  • Seven-Layer Burrito
  • Crunchwrap
  • Double Decker Taco
10
Jason's Deli is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Vegan-Friendly Restaurants

Popular vegan items:

Garden Fresh Salad Bar

Tomato Basil Soup

Club Salad 

11
Shake Shack is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Vegan-Friendly Restaurants

Popular vegan items:

Veggie Shack

Crinkle Cut Fries

Rick’s Picks Pickles

12
California Pizza Kitchen is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Vegan-Friendly Restaurants

Popular vegan items:

Tuscan hummus

Asparagus and arugula salad (no cheese)

California veggie pizza

13
Veggie Grill is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Vegan-Friendly Restaurants
Shaela added Veggie Grill

Popular vegan items:

The whole menu!

14
Golden Corral is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Vegan-Friendly Restaurants
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Popular vegan items:

  • Seasoned Black-Eyed Peas
  • Mini Lemon Cream Tarts
  • Zucchini, Tempura Battered
15
Jersey Mike's Subs is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Vegan-Friendly Restaurants

Popular vegan items:

The Veggie

Veggie Wrap

Veggie Salad

16
Chick-fil-A is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Vegan-Friendly Restaurants

Popular vegan items:

Waffle Fries

Cool Wrap (no meat)

Market Salad

17
Wendy's is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Vegan-Friendly Restaurants

Popular vegan items:

Baked Potato With Chives

Naturally Cut Fries

Garden Side Salad

18
Plant Power Fast Food is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Vegan-Friendly Restaurants
Shaela added Plant Power Fast Food

Popular vegan items:

The whole menu!

19
Panera is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Vegan-Friendly Restaurants
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Popular vegan items:

Mediterranean Veggie Sandwich

Modern Greek Salad With Quinoa

Vegetarian Black Bean Soup

20
Moe's Southwest Grill is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Vegan-Friendly Restaurants

Popular vegan items:

Vegan Tacos

Vegan Burritos

Vegan Burritos Bowl

21
Quiznos is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Vegan-Friendly Restaurants

Popular vegan items:

Chopped Salad

Veggie Wheat Sandwich

Veggie White Sandwich

22
Chili's is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Vegan-Friendly Restaurants

Popular vegan items:

Bottomless Tostada Chips & Salsa

Mexican Rice & Black Beans

Caribbean Salad 

23
Romano's Macaroni Grill is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Vegan-Friendly Restaurants

Popular vegan items:

Tomato Bruschetta (no cheese)

Vegan Pasta

Vegan Salad

24
Mellow Mushroom is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Vegan-Friendly Restaurants

Popular vegan items:

Mega-Veggie Pizza

Thai Dye Pizza

Gluten-Free Veg Out Pizza
 

25
Applebee’s International, Inc. is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Vegan-Friendly Restaurants

Popular vegan items:

Salad Greens with Fruit and Veggies

Jacket Potato (no butter)

House Salad (no cheese)