This listing represents records modified after 2007-03-07 19:06:00.

Happily, nearly every D.C.-area restaurant offers at least some animal-free options. The listings on this page include local favorites specifically catering to the vegetarian demand. If you're looking for a listing of all-vegetarian restaurants or establishments that serve mock meats or vegan cheese pizza, click on one of the links below.

District of Columbia | Maryland | Virginia

V = vegetarian eateries


Restaurants Serving
Mock Meats

Restaurants Serving
Vegan Cheese Pizza


Cabin John
Bethesda Co-op
6500 Seven Locks Rd.
Cabin John, Md.
Primarily vegetarian co-op.
Capitol Heights
Everlasting Life Health Complex and Organic MarketV
9185 Central Ave.
Capitol Heights, Md.
Definitely a local favorite. The Everlasting Life Health Complex offers three great departments under one roof: a deli and juice bar, health food store, and sit-down dining. Catering also offered. Enjoy award-winning, 100-percent vegan soul food at this Soul Vegetarian location. Priced under $15.00.
Roots Market
5805 Clarksville Square Dr.
Clarksville, Md.
Health food store with a large selection of vegetarian items.
College Park
University of Maryland Food Collective
Campus Dr. & Union Dr.
B0203 Stamp Student Union
College Park, Md.
Mostly vegetarian collective offering a variety of vegan sandwiches under $4.00 and other fare. Also carries some groceries. Take the free College Park Shuttle Bus from the College Park Metro station.
David’s Natural Market
5430 Lynx Ln.
Columbia, Md.
Grocery store with all certified organic produce. Plenty of vegetarian/vegan food including bulk section, macrobiotic food, and natural snacks.

Vegan-friendly sit-down dining is available Monday through Saturday in Café David’s, located inside the market. The café offers fantastic vegan soups, daily specials, sandwiches, desserts, and more. Vegan items clearly marked on menu. Priced under $8.00.
Trader Joe’s
6610 Marie Curie Dr.
Elkridge, Md.
Vegetarian-friendly grocery store chain.
Terry’s Healthy FoodV
12059 Nebel St.
Rockville, Md.
All-vegetarian wholesale and retail grocery with a wide selection of unique mock meats, including vegan "duck," "fish," and "steak." Sold in packs and cases. A 15-minute walk from the White Flint Metro station.
Silver Spring
Trader Joe’s
10741 Columbia Pike
Silver Spring, Md.
Vegetarian-friendly grocery store chain.


Cash Grocer Natural Foods DE-LISTED
1315 King St.
Alexandria, Va.
Health food store. Located near the King Street Metro station.
Trader Joe’s
612 N. St. Asaph St.
Alexandria, Va.
Vegetarian-friendly grocery store chain. Located near the Braddock Road Metro station.
Whole Foods Market
4501 Market Commons Dr.
Fairfax, Va.
Grocery store chain specializing in natural and organic foods. Also does catering.
Falls Church
Kennedy’s Natural Foods
1053 W. Broad St.
Falls Church, Va.
Primarily vegetarian health food store. Kasha’s Kitchen, a vegan-friendly sit-down deli and juice bar inside the market, serves great sandwiches, along with its popular vegan "chicken" salad. All priced under $6.00. Located near the West Falls Church Metro station.
Healthway Natural Foods
46900 Cedar Lakes Plz.
Sterling, Va.
Grocery store chain specializing in natural and organic foods.

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