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The Best Vegetarian-Friendly Restaurants

Updated May 14, 2019 306 votes 36 voters20 items

List RulesVote up your favorite restaurants with delicious vegetarian-friendly options.

Looking for some good vegetarian options but don’t know where to go? Whether you’re on the road or hanging out with one of your favorite non-meat-eating friends, it can be hard to find good vegetarian-friendly spots. That’s why we’re ranking the best restaurants and fast-food chains for vegetarians (and friends of vegetarians).

From subs to salads, sandwiches and more, this list includes every major chain restaurant that’s known for having vegetarian options. While most restaurants offer at least a few vegetarian-friendly menu items, some are known for having better, heartier, and more delicious menu options.

Vote up the best vegetarian-friendly restaurants so people can see which places are the most popular. Is your go-to vegetarian restaurant missing? Add it to the list!

  • 1
    Chipotle Mexican Grill

    Popular vegetarian items:

    Vegan Tacos

    Vegan Burritos

    Vegan Burrito Bowls

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  • 2
    Mellow Mushroom

    Popular vegetarian items:

    Mega-Veggie Pizza

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    Gluten-Free Veg Out Pizza

  • 3
    Zoës Kitchen

    Popular vegetarian items:

    Veggie Kabob

    Braised White Beans

    Mediterranean Lentil Soup

  • 4
    Subway

    Popular vegetarian items:

    Veggie Delight

    Veggie Sub

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  • 5
    Panera
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    Popular vegetarian items:

    Mediterranean Egg White on Ciabatta

    Mediterranean Veggie Sandwich

    Tomato Mozzarella Flatbread

  • 6
    California Pizza Kitchen

    Popular vegetarian items:

    Tuscan Hummus

    Asparagus and Arugula Salad 

    California Veggie Pizza

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  • 7
    Olive Garden

    Popular vegetarian items:

    Bruschetta Caprese

    Pasta With Marinara

    Peach-Mango Smoothie

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  • 8
    T.G.I. Friday's

    Popular vegetarian items:

    Black Bean and Avocado Burger

    Sweet Potato Fries

    Pasta With Marinara

  • 9
    Cheesecake Factory

    Popular vegetarian items:

    Fresh Vegetable Salad

    Fire-Roasted Fresh Artichoke

    Veggie Burger 

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  • 10
    Jason's Deli

    Popular vegetarian items:

    Garden Fresh Salad Bar

    Tomato Basil Soup

    Club Salad 

  • 11
    Moe's Southwest Grill

    Popular vegetarian items:

    Vegan Tacos

    Vegan Burritos

    Vegan Burritos Bowl

  • 12
    Shake Shack

    Popular vegetarian items:

    Veggie Shack

    Crinkle Cut Fries

    Rick’s Picks Pickles

  • 13
    Jersey Mike's

    Popular vegetarian items:

    The Veggie

    Veggie Wrap

    Veggie Salad

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  • 14
    Burger King

    Popular vegetarian items:

    BK Veggie Sandwich

    French Fries

    French Toast Sticks

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  • 15
    Denny's

    Popular vegetarian items:

    Build-Your-Own Veggie Burger

    Fit Fare Veggie Skillet

    Oatmeal With Fresh Seasonal Fruit

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  • 16
    Waffle House

    Popular vegetarian items:

    Capped Hash Browns

    Diced Hash Browns

    Smothered Hash Browns

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  • 17
    Jimmy John's

    Popular vegetarian items:

    Veggie Sub

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  • 18
    Chick-fil-A

    Popular vegetarian items:

    Cool Wrap (no chicken)

    Waffle Fries

    Hashbrowns

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  • 19
    Wendy's

    Popular vegetarian items:

    Garden Salad

    Sour Cream and Chive Baked Potato

    Broccoli and Cheese Baked Potato

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  • 20
    McDonald's

    Popular vegetarian items:

    The Spicy Veggie One

    The Happy Meal Veggie Wrap

    Vegetable Deluxe

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