Veggie Restaurants
Are you planning to visit Austin but worried that you won't find any decent vegetarian restaurants there? Let's change your mind.

Here are some of the most popular vegetarian restaurants in Austin that are sure to rock your culinary world. And hey, make sure you travel safely during the pandemic!

Now, let's hop on to the good stuff.

Counter Culture

Counter Culture was founded in 2009 and has since become one of Austin's most sought-after vegetarian restaurants. They use fresh produce from local farmers and have various meatless and dairy-free options on their menu. Not only that, but they also have soy-free, gluten-free, and oil-free foods to offer.

You can also enjoy daily specials and weekday happy hours there or go for curbside takeout and relish your meal while staying at Kasa Living. Some of their most loved dishes include Lentil Soup, Biscuit Bowl, Raw Burger, and Philly Seitan.

Bouldin Creek Cafe

Boulding Creek Cafe is known for being a great all-veg diner for Austin's plant-based food lovers. The most popular dish on their brunch menu is The Renedict, a vegan version of eggs Benedict. Their seasonal offerings are always evolving, and the best part is they serve breakfast items all day long.

Forthright Cafe

Forthright Cafe had to close down after a terrible kitchen fire in the past, but they've bounced back to quickly become a favorite among many in Austin. This bright and airy restaurant is great for a weekday dinner or a weekend brunch.

Their loaded veggie bowls are full of delicious ingredients like avocado, beets, brussels sprouts, chickpeas, and sweet potatoes. So, if you're planning to eat at a plant-strong local business, this is the place to go to.

The Soup Peddler

Are you looking for some rich soups to take your plant-based lifestyle to another level? If yes, then The Soup Peddler is where you need to park your foodie self. Their green detox broth made with zucchini, parsley, garlic, lemon, cilantro, and a few more fragrant ingredients has won many hearts over the years.

Other than soups, they also serve various salads and fresh smoothies. You can try their fresh smoothie or juice of the day for some special discount.

Uchi Austin

Uchi means 'house,' which is what this restaurant is, a converted house. This is for people who like their dining experience to be cozy and homely. They have an award-winning chef working in the background to bring you an incredible vegetarian tasting menu.

If you wish you could have sushi without messing with your vegetarian lifestyle, you are sure to love Uchi Austin because they have some veg sushi options too. A couple of dishes to try at this Japanese restaurant include Tempura Cauliflower and Calamansi Tart.


Are you someone with an adventurous palette? In that case, the food at Wink is sure to boost your happy hormones. That's because their menu changes daily, and they have both meat-based and vegetarian tasting menus. The chefs at Wink are particular about sourcing their produce from the local farms and running a sustainable restaurant.

Caroline Restaurant

Are you looking to have a date night at an outdoor dining place with a vibrant bar scene? Your wish can come true at Caroline Restaurant, located in Downtown Austin. It's a coffeehouse, bar, and restaurant that offers various veggie breakfast taco options.

You can try their wild Mushroom Bolognese or Quinoa Chili for a veg feast for dinner. If you're planning to visit their bar, go for the Mexican chopped salad or cauliflower chorizo.

Final Word

We hope this list helps you nurture your love for clean eating. Eat at one or all of them and enjoy your meat-less lifestyle to the fullest.