It’s no secret Texas is known for its great BBQ. What many don’t know however is that Dallas is home to a large selection of vegan restaurants. Not only that, but many restaurants that aren’t vegan, still do provide options for those that may feel more comfortable with green based plate. Check ‘em out!
The Cosmic Cafe
The Cosmic Cafe has been around for nearly 30 years and is one of the highest-rated vegan restaurants in Dallas. The vegetarian menu is Indian focused and this theme is also seen in the setting of the restaurant. Not only does the Cosmic Cafe have great food, they also offer on-site yoga classes. The Dallas Observer calls the Cosmic Cafe ‘The most easygoing and unpretentious vegetarian restaurant.” If you’re visiting the Dallas area stop in and try one of their popular dishes like Mandala Pizza or Tomato Dreams Soup. You won’t be disappointed.
The name should be a large indiciater of what style dish this Dallas restaurant serves. You may not expect it, but Nature’s Plate has quite the diverse menu. Reviewers rave that even if you’re not vegan, you’ll love the food due to the taste and quality of the dishes. This restaurant has a different style of service; this is a quick, grab and go style. Customers can come in and pick up a meal, or set up a weekly meal plan. The goal is to help consumers stay on track with a healthy and sustainable diet. Their plant-based menu is updated and changed weekly, so you’re never bored.
Kalachandji’s is Dallas’ longest serving vegetarian restaurant – 35 years to be exact. Kalachandji’s mission is to provide vegetarian cuisine that delights the palate, promotes good health, makes the mind peaceful and elevates the consciousness. They have a diverse Indian based menu and they have a strict policy against using meat, fish, eggs, onion or garlic. One of the common themes in the customer reviews is the amount of people who normally eat meat that love Kalachandji’s. Also offered are a wide range of classes, from cooking classes to meditation.
The Loving Hut
The Loving Hut is the fastest growing International vegan fast food chain in the world. It currently has 38 locations in the United States while also promoting locations in 35 different countries. You don’t become the world’s fastest growing vegan restaurant chain without having terrific food. All items on their menu are 100% vegan. If you’re looking for a quick, vegan meal then this is the place to go. From spring rolls, edamame, to various salads, there is a dish for everyone at The Loving Hut.