Vegan Edinburgh

Eating vegan in Edinburgh is a piece of (cruelty-free) cake. You just need to know where to look.

A close-up of a decoration that says 'Hello I am vegan'

Vegan Edinburgh Christmas Guide 2022

Support local vegan businesses and add a little sparkle to your Christmas season with wonderfully festive gifts and special menus.

The big wheel at Edinburgh's Christmas lit up at night

What’s vegan at Edinburgh’s Christmas 2022?

Read about the vegan options available at this year’s Edinburgh’s Christmas market.


Vegan peanut and strawberry waffles at Grams, Edinburgh

Vegan Edinburgh city guides

Not sure where to start? Let our collection of themed city guides serve up some tasty inspiration.

Vegan benedict at Loudons, Edinburgh

By area

Explore over 200 vegan-friendly establishments across 11 of Edinburgh’s distinct neighbourhoods.


Vegan reuben sandwich at Holy Cow Lounge, Edinburgh

Edinburgh’s totally vegan and vegetarian cafés and restaurants

All of Edinburgh’s vegan and vegetarian cafés and restaurants. All in one place.

Stalls in the Out of the Blue Drill Hall

Vegan Edinburgh Events Guide

Find out what’s happening this month.


Vegan Thunder Smoothie, Seeds for the Soul

Whether you are planning your first visit to Edinburgh or have been living in the city for years, get ready to embark on a delicious voyage of Edinburgh’s cruelty-free food and drink.

You can begin by exploring all of Edinburgh’s vegan and vegetarian restaurants or head off the beaten track with these secret vegan-friendly hidden gems. Start the day right with the best vegan breakfasts in the city, ranging from wholesome avocado toast to full fry-ups. Or do you want to eat out on a budget? Make sure you check out Edinburgh’s best vegan-friendly cheap eats.

If you’re feeling health-conscious, there are lots of places to find wholesome vegan food in Edinburgh. Or you can just stuff your face with decadent afternoon tea, cake, desserts, vegan macaroni cheese or pizza. Whatever you’re in the mood for, Vegan Edinburgh has a guide for you.


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