Coming to Edinburgh for the festivals? If you’re a vegan visiting the city for the first time, don’t worry – there’s absolutely no way you’ll go hungry! August is the busiest time for Edinburgh with the Edinburgh Art Festival, The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo, The Edinburgh International Festival and The Edinburgh Festival Fringe. During this […]
Fancy getting off the beaten track and trying somewhere different? Yes, Edinburgh has lots of great places that are well-known for catering to vegans, but there are plenty of cafés and restaurants in the city that have quietly been nurturing their vegan offering away in the background, without as much of a fanfare. Some of […]
Start the day right with a belly-busting vegan breakfast in Edinburgh. Whether you’re looking for something comforting like a warming bowl of porridge, a tempting tower of pancakes, or the vegan answer to the traditional full Scottish fry-up, there are lots of options for you to choose from. Take a look at the list below […]
Afternoon tea. It’s one of those great British traditions. A towering cake stand filled to the brim with savoury sandwiches, sweet delights and scones served with lashings of jam and cream. You’d be forgiven for thinking that this is a decadent indulgence that can only be enjoyed by meat-eaters, but in fact there are lots […]
The vegan restaurant scene in Edinburgh has transformed completely over the last couple of years. When I first started veganedinburgh.com back in 2016, there were a handful of vegetarian restaurants in Edinburgh, and only one completely vegan eatery. How times have changed! There are now lots of vegan and vegan-friendly cafés in Edinburgh, so much […]
This is a really horrible page to write, but it has to be done. Sometimes despite having a great offering and a loyal fanbase, vegan-friendly cafés and restaurants have to close down.
Because who doesn’t love a bit of veggie haggis?!
Veganuary is here again! If you are wanting to try something new this month, three plant-based Edinburgh businesses have clubbed together to offer a loyalty card with a difference.
Every year, thousands of people sign up to take the pledge to go vegan in January for Veganuary. Rumour has it that 2019 is already bigger than ever, with 100,000 participants from 172 countries (and counting).
It seems to get earlier every year, but last Friday saw the annual Edinburgh’s Christmas celebrations kick off once again, marking six weeks of celebration and festive cheer in the Capital. With charming markets, tempting street food and thrilling fairground rides, it’s a great opportunity to meet up and get merry with family, friends and […]