Vegan Edinburgh

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

Due to coronavirus (COVID-19), Edinburgh (like much of the world) is currently in lockdown. Feel free to browse these pages, but please note most of these establishments will be closed for the foreseeable future. However, some places are still open for deliveries – you can read more about these here.

Vegan doughnuts by The Doughnut Family, Edinburgh

Vegan food deliveries in Edinburgh

You can still support Edinburgh’s vegan-friendly businesses during these strange times, even if you can’t physically pay them a visit.

Vegan avocado and hummus on toasts at Naked Bakery, Edinburgh

Edinburgh’s veggie hotspots

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


Vegan croissants at Chapter One Coffee, 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 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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