Best Vegetarian, Vegan & Raw Food near Main Street & Kensington-Cedar Cottage

If you’re craving a big, healthy, plant-based meal near Main Street or Kensington-Cedar Cottage, you’re lucky…because these areas are rich with options. You’ve got high-end vegetarian (The Acorn) and grab ‘n go options too (Juice Truck).

The Acorn

The Acorn Vegetarian Restaurant

3995 Main St | 604-566-9001 $$$ | Vegetarian

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Beautifully plated, modern vegetarian dishes made with local ingredients. Perfect for a date.

Budgies Burritos

44 Kingsway | 604-874-5408 $ | Vegetarian Tacos

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Your mom might call Budgies grungy, but residents of the neighbourhood love this cozy, colourful spot for its cheap and cheerful Mexican food -- all of which is vegetarian. Sub the cheese and sour cream for guacamole to make it vegan. If you're craving meat, Budgie's offers veggie ground round and tofurkey. Try the Jamedog Burrito with delicious garlic roasted potatoes and all the usual fixings. Tacos, tortilla soup and quesadillas are also available, and there's a kids menu.

East is East (Main St)

4433 Main St | 604-565-4401 $$ | Lunch

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East is East is inspired by the cuisine and cultures of the ancient Silk Route, a dream borne from Mustafa and Razaviah, siblings of Afghan descent. East is East integrates local and organic food into the menu and has harvested sustainable materials for restaurant interiors.

CHAU veggiexpress

5052 Victoria Dr | 604-568-9508 $$ | Vegetarian

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Inspired by their Vietnamese roots in family and culture, CHAU is a vegetarian eatery serving primarily vegan dishes.

The Juice Truck Cafe

Juice Truck

28 W 5th Ave | 604-719-8861 $$ | Vegan

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At the Juice Truck Cafe, you can grab a fresh cold-pressed juice to enjoy on the spot or take home. They also offer light and healthy breakfast and lunch to go.

Shanti's Curries

4191 Main St | 604-568-7699 $ | Indian

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How refreshing to discover not one, but four vegan entrees on this friendly, family-run South Indian restaurant, who grinds their own spices and makes their own chutneys in their teeny tiny kitchen.

The Foundation

2301 Main St | 604-708-0881 $ | Vegetarian

Meet on Main (Main St)

4288 Main St | 604-877-1292 $$ | Vegetarian

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