There has never been a better time to be a vegetarian, and as Manchester is the birthplace of Vegetarian Society, here is a round up of the Top 5 Veggie and Vegan restaurants in and around the city.
Situated on Oxford Road, just opposite MMU’s All saints campus, this veggie cafe is the perfect pit-stop for a cheap and filling lunch. Upstairs you can pick up cruelty-free cosmetics, groceries and cleaning products, and after, head down to the cafe to munch on the daily changing menu. There is also a pastry and cake counter upstairs to take away.
Hint: The vegan brownies are divine!
111 Oxford Road, Manchester, M1 7DU || 0161 273 1850
Fuel cafe serves veggie and vegan food from breakfast to dinner, and has a wide range of options, including ‘fish'(halloumi) and homemade chips which are particularly good! In the evening, Fuel transforms into a bar and music venue, perfect for a night cap after a good meal.
448 Wilmslow Rd, Manchester, M20 3BW || 0161 448 9702
Styled on an American Diner, V Revolution is the answer to every vegan’s junk food prayer, serving mouth watering burgers, hot dogs and daily changing specials. Having recently moved from their original home on Oldham street to a bigger venue on Edge Street, this is definitely not a place to miss!
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Looking for something a bit more upmarket? 1847, named after the years the Vegetarian Society was formed, offers veggies inventive dishes using seasonal ingredients. Sitting in the center of the city, this is the perfect place for date night!
58 Mosley Street (Entrance on Booth Street) Manchester, M2 3HZ || 0161 236 1811
Willing to go a bit further afield? Greens in West Disbury, ran by TV chef Simon Rimmer, offers an exciting array of dishes with are a world away from your average veggie options. Even your carnivorous friends will be impressed…
41-43 Lapwing Lane, West Didsbury, Manchester, M20 2NT || 0161 434 4259
Room for dessert? Check out Ice Shack in Withington for vegan ice-cream and other sweet treats!