Vegetarian Restaurants in London

From superfood feasts to a raw-food revolution, you could never accuse the vegetarian food scene in London of being boring. 

Most restaurants in London offer vegetarian options. There are also plenty of strictly vegetarian restaurants to choose from. 

With every imaginable option available – be it bargain lunch or haute cuisine – it's not only vegetarians who make the most of London's many meat-free restaurants. 

If you thought vegetarian food was just lentils and tofu, think again – and book yourself into one of the great veggie restaurants listed below. Many also offer vegan options.

  • Vanilla Black

    Vegetarian Restaurant

    17 -18 Tooks Court, EC4A 1LB [map]

    4 TripAdvisor traveller rating
    Based on 144 reviews

    City restaurant Vanilla Black is an upmarket eatery where the chefs have a passion for creating gourmet food without meat or fish. On the menu you'll find creative veggie dishes like poached duck egg and Ribblesdale pudding, and watercress and spring onion pasty with whipped goats' milk.

  • Carnevale Restaurant

    Vegetarian Restaurant

    135 Whitecross Street, The City, EC1Y 8JL [map]

    4 TripAdvisor traveller rating
    Based on 18 reviews

    Carnevale serve a variety of Mediterranean vegetarian and vegan dishes to eat in or take away. Catering for private parties of up to 30 guests is available upon request. They also do deliveries.

  • The Gate Islington

    Vegetarian Restaurant

    370 St. John Street, Clerkenwell, EC1V 4NN [map]

    The Daniel brothers have been running London"s most successful vegetarian restaurant since 1989.

  • The Gate Vegetarian Restaurant

    Vegetarian Restaurant

    51 Queen Caroline Street, Hammersmith, W6 9QL [map]

    4 TripAdvisor traveller rating
    Based on 79 reviews

    Brothers Adrian and Michael Daniel have been running London's most successful vegetarian restaurant since December 1989. Adrian's approach to cooking is an eclectic one - drawing on a wide range of ethnic cuisine's, selecting the best combinations and creating dishes that have earned him a reputation as one of London's finest vegetarian chefs.

  • Woodlands

    Vegetarian Restaurant

    77 Marylebone Lane, Marylebone, W1U 2PS [map]

    4 TripAdvisor traveller rating
    Based on 29 reviews

    Woodlands restaurants offer a wide range of vegetarian Indian dishes inspired by the flavours of South Indian cuisine.

  • Woodlands Restaurant

    Vegetarian Restaurant

    37 Panton Street, St James, SW1Y 4EA [map]

    4 TripAdvisor traveller rating
    Based on 55 reviews

    Woodlands restaurants offer a wide range of vegetarian Indian dishes inspired by the flavours of South Indian cuisine. This branch also has a bar area.

  • Manna Vegetarian Restaurant

    Vegetarian Restaurant

    4 Erskine Road, Hampstead, NW3 3AJ [map]

    4 TripAdvisor traveller rating
    Based on 83 reviews

    Established vegan and vegetarian restaurant offering tasty organic food.

  • Mildreds

    Vegetarian Restaurant

    45 Lexington Street, St James, W1F 9AN [map]

    5 TripAdvisor traveller rating
    Based on 280 reviews

    Lively Soho restaurant Mildreds serves a selection of veggie and vegan food with international influences, from organic energising detox salad to mushroom and ale pie with fries and mushy peas. Just down the road, you'll find Mildreds' sister eatery, Mrs Marengo's, a vegetarian café and cake shop.

  • Tibits

    Vegetarian Restaurant

    12 14 Heddon Street, London, W1B 4DA [map]

    5 TripAdvisor traveller rating
    Based on 218 reviews

    If you're looking for fast, healthy vegetarian food in trendy surroundings, head to Tibits in Heddon Street.

  • Amitas

    Vegetarian Restaurant

    124-126 Green Street, Forest Gate, E7 8JQ [map]

    5 TripAdvisor traveller rating
    Based on 5 reviews

    Amitas is a modern restaurant with a counter selling Gujarati snacks, savouries and sweets to one side, and the restaurant to the other. The menu is a wide range of Indian-Chinese dishes.

  • Blah Blah Blah

    Vegetarian Restaurant

    78 Goldhawk Road, Shepherd's Bush, W12 8HA [map]

    4 TripAdvisor traveller rating
    Based on 1 review.

    Blah Blah Blah is a relaxed haven serving an eclectic mix of Asian, Mediterranean, North African and European cuisine, with dishes ranging from Thai curry to aubergine schnitzel. You can bring your own wine, making a meal here very affordable. The paper tablecloths and crayons make it a great place for kids.

  • Bonnington Cafe

    Vegetarian Restaurant

    11 Vauxhall Grove, Vauxhall, SW8 1TD [map]

    The Bonnington Cafe was originally set up as a kitchen for the use of local squatters.

  • Celebrations

    Vegetarian Restaurant

    100 High Street, Edgware, Edgware, HA8 7HF [map]

  • Chenai Sangeetha

    Vegetarian Restaurant

    196 Kenton Road, Kenton, Harrow, HA3 8BX [map]

    4 TripAdvisor traveller rating
    Based on 11 reviews

    Chennai Sangeetha is an authentic South Indian Food. The Indian Cuisine is as diverse as its culture, languages, regions and its climate. Every major region of India brings its own unique dishes and subtle variations to popular dishes.

  • Chini Chor

    Vegetarian Restaurant

    86 South Road, Southall, Southall, UB1 1RD [map]

    Chini Chor vegetarian restaurants serve the best Indian food in town. Great service is our priority and combined with food that tastes home cooked, at Chini Chor restaurants offer a warm and welcoming atmosphere.

  • Delhi Wala

    Vegetarian Restaurant

    11 King Street, Town Centre, Southall, UB2 4DF [map]

    Delhi Wala is a vibrant restaurant situated on King Street. The menu delivers a sumptuous assortment of vegetarian Indian dishes which are all cooked using fresh and traditional produce.

  • Diwana Bhel Poori House

    Vegetarian Restaurant

    121-123 Drummond Street, Regent's Park, NW1 2HL [map]

    4 TripAdvisor traveller rating
    Based on 97 reviews

    Diwana Bhel Poori House serves a variety of vegetarian Indian dishes at their restaurant. Their lunch time buffet proves especially popular. A takeaway menu is also provided.

  • Food For Thought

    Vegetarian Restaurant

    31 Neal Street, Covent Garden, WC2H 9PR [map]

    5 TripAdvisor traveller rating
    Based on 116 reviews

    Established in 1974, this ever popular and innovative vegetarian restaurant and takeaway offers outstanding value from its freshly-prepared, daily-changing A La Carte menu with vegan and wheat-free options.

  • Govinda's Pure Vegetarian Restaurant

    Vegetarian Restaurant

    9-10 Soho Street, Soho, W1D 3DN [map]

    Run by the Hare Krishna members, Govinda's Pure Vegetarian Restaurant serves a variety of vegetarian snacks, sandwiches and beverages.

  • Green Note

    Vegetarian Restaurant

    106 Parkway, Regent's Park, NW1 7AN [map]

    5 TripAdvisor traveller rating
    Based on 12 reviews

    Green Note is a live music venue and vegetarian cafe-bar with live performances 5 nights a week. It is only open Wednesday to Sunday.