Trying To Go Vegan? You've Got To Eat At These Mumbai Restaurants

    Everyone's getting on that #conscious eating, drinking and living wave, and city restaurants are taking heed! This list of 100% vegan and vegan-friendly restaurants will totally sort you out whether you're a vegan craving some great food (or a vegan business to support!), or a curious vegetarian/non-vegetarian who wants to test drive the #veganlife!

    Read on, conscious eater!

    Rare Earth Organic Cafe, Khar West

    Rare Earth was one of the first vegan restaurants to crop up in the city... But the best part is it was one of the first all-vegan stores, too! It's one of those pilgrimage places for the Mumbai vegan - get all your supplies here (vegan makeup included) and spend time in the adorable open space (amidst the resident cats) for a hearty vegan meal. We're sure you'll love this joint, since it's a celeb favourite, too!

    Range: INR 1,000 for two people

    Salad Days, Andheri

    Salad Days

    Andheri West, Mumbai

    This Andheri cafe-restaurant has a clearly marked a 'V' sign on the menu, making it really simple to choose from. They have a ‘Make Your Own Salad’ with 5 vegan dressings as options. Among the salads, couscous tabbouleh and citron zing are popular and all the 5 soups are vegan. Bagels come as a pleasant surprise and they are whole wheat. Their Chia Fruit Health smoothie is a great option for all the health-conscious couples. Do try their tofu protein platter with soft tofu, fresh veggies and hummus with ragi crackers. 

    Range: INR 500 for two people

    Imagine by RVD, Mulund

    Imagine Cafe

    Mulund West, Mumbai

    The Central suburbs don't always catch on to food trends, but Imagine is killing it, since it's the only all-vegan restaurant in Central Mumbai! You've got to try the mock meats, namely the unMutton, if you're a vegan-curious non-vegetarian who wants to dip their toes in the #veganlife. They're best known for their mozzarella sticks, hot chocolate and luscious burgers!

    Range: INR 600 for two

    Chaap Ki Chhap, Andheri

    Chaap Ki Chhap

    Andheri West, Mumbai

    Ever thought, traditional North Indian food too could be vegan? Well, in Chaap ki Chhap it's a reality. If you ever crave for street-style Tandoor, Chaap ki Chhap in 7 bungalows will amaze you. It is a typical North Indian style street food joint with a plethora of varieties. The best part is they are very vegan-friendly and they know exactly what to suggest. Almost every dish listed on the menu has an alternative vegan option available. From soya burgers to masala chaap rolls - you're sure to be spoiled for choice here! 

    Range: INR 800 for two people

    Candy & Green, Breach Candy

    Candy & Green

    Breach Candy, Mumbai

    Candy and Green in Breach Candy has a plush indoor seating area as well as an amazing open rooftop garden. With homegrown herbs, micro-greens and leafy plants adorning its vertical garden, Candy & Green produces edible foliage in the house, thereby reducing its carbon footprint drastically. Candy & Green is among the very few eateries to use zero-carbon produce. It is a ‘vegetarian-only’ restaurant serving Asian, Italian and Continental food. They can veganise many dishes out of which the Turkish kebab wraps, beetroot sliders and hummus with pita bread stand out. They also have clearly marked dishes such as vegan panzanella omelette, vegan meatball sub and something called the no more depresso mousse.

    Range: INR 2,000 for two people

    Bombay Salad Co., Bandra

    Another place for all the health buffs is the Bombay Salad Co. It whips up wholesome salads, sandwiches, wraps, smoothies and an excellent variety of juices. They are well aware of vegan food and will alter dishes to suit our needs. Their yogi salad is vegan and their vegan chocolate sorbet is divine!

    Range: INR 900 for two people

    Earth Cafe @ Waterfield, Bandra

    Earth Cafe

    Bandra West, Mumbai

    Vegan pizza, anyone? If it's a "hell, yes!", then head to Earth Cafe @ Waterfield in Bandra. This joint is 100% vegan, and entertains loads of other dietary choices as well, namely keto and gluten-free. Enjoy their delicious gluten-free wraps like veggie shawarma, smoked tofu burgers, macaroni with vegan cheese and a lot more. 

    Range: INR 800 for two people

    Earthlings' Cafe, Andheri

    Earthlings Cafe

    Andheri West, Mumbai

    We love the name! A cosy spot for all earthlings, this cafe, too is 100% vegan. Their dishes which ranges from pizzas to nuggets either have dairy-free ingredients or dairy which is in-house. They have tons of options with mock meat including burger with mock chicken patty and crispy mock meat nuggets. 

    Range:
     INR 600 for two people

    Earthlings Cafe, Andheri Lokhandwala

    Earthlings Cafe

    Andheri West, Mumbai

    Gotta love this Lokhandwala joint for their killer desserts. We've been drooling over their IG stories for quite a while now, so it's only natural for us to recommend this one. Try the mock-meats here, for sure (again, best for the hesitant non-vegetarian feeling out of place) and the pizzas! We'd recommend the Cheesy Mushroom Pasta too (INR 370).

    Range: INR 600 for two people

    Farmer's Cafe, Bandra

    Another Bandra find which promises to serve up only healthy meals, Farmer's Cafe has loads of vegan options. Almost every dish has the option of being made gluten-free. Try their vegan beetroot hummus, pesto panini, lentil burger and countryside spaghetti.

    Range: INR 1,000 for two people

    Sante Spa Cuisine, Bandra

    Sante Spa Cuisine

    Bandra East, Mumbai

    A chic vegetarian-only restaurant in the commercial hub of Mumbai - BKC - Sante with many vegan options. Don't forget to try the smoothie bowls and Buddha bowls here! Pair the meal with some wine, and you've got yourself a fun meal.

    Range: INR 1,800 for two people

    Birdsong Cafe, Bandra

    Tucked in a quiet lane in Bandra's Pali Hill, Birdsong is an organic cafe that has changed the way people eat. Revolving around the farm-to-fork concept, Birdsong: The Organic cafe has tons of vegan options. From small plates like quinoa upma to a wholesome meal like a healthy wealthy southern meal, head to this place for some delicious healthy food.  

    Range: INR 1600 for two people

    Kitchen Garden by Suzette

    Kitchen Garden by Suzette in Bandra has a charming courtyard feel with outdoor seating as well as a chic indoor seating. The feel is of a European café with lots of greenery around. The menu has a rabbit sign next to items which are vegan. Try their gluten-free falafel with yummy hummus and tons of fresh veggies. 

    Range: INR 1,000 for two people