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Vita’s EateryV
Washington, D.C.
202-678-3509
vitaseatery.com
"Promoting Self-Transformation through Healthy Eating." Allow Vita’s Eatery to prepare a variety of sumptuous, dairy-free vegetarian and vegan entrées, appetizers, or finger-foods for any occasion. Also, cooking classes, personal chef services, and workshops. Email: [email protected].
Adams Morgan
Bossa Organic Bistro & Lounge
2463 18th St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-667-0088
bossaproject.com
Brazilian meets vegan and simmers in natural flavors. Entree include gnocchi marinara or the grilled Vegetariano, and must-have appetizers include fried yucca and black bean soup.
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Casa Oaxaca
2106 18th St., NW
Washington, D.C.
202-387-2272
oaxacaindc.com
Truly authentic Mexican cuisine, now with a separate vegan menu boasting over 10 completely vegan items, with vegan cheese, mock meats. Don’t miss the vegan version of their incredible Tres Leches cake, made with coconut-milk. View vegan menu
Himalayan Heritage
2305 18th St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-483-9300
himalayanheritagedc.com
Nepalese and Indian restaurant with spicy vegetable dumplings, noodles, and a vegetarian section on the menu. Be sure to specify no butter or cream in the sauces.
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Julia’s Empanadas
2452 18th St, NW
Washington, D.C.
202-789-1641
juliasempanadas.com
Julia’s turns out freshly baked, hand-made empanadas daily. They make a different flavor of savory vegan empanadas each week and a few vegetarian empanadas including spinach & mozzarella, and several sweet fruit empanadas. This location is open Friday and Saturday till 4am.
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Jyoti Restaurant
2433 18th St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-518-5892
www.jyotidc.com
Indian restaurant with more than ten vegetarian entrees of which most are vegan.
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Mellow Mushroom
2436 18th St, NW
Washington, D.C.
202-290-2778
mellowmushroom.com
A pizza shop with vegan cheese option for any of their pizzas, calzones or hoagies. They have a full array of veggie toppings for their pizza, including BBQ Tofu and Tempeh.
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Meskerem
2434 18th St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-462-4100
meskeremethiopianrestaurantdc.com
Great Ethiopian food with a vegetarian menu section.
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Meze
2437 18th St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-797-0017
mezedc.com
Mediterranean restaurant that offers lots of vegan options. On the Garden menu, everything is vegetarian. Late-night options.
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New Orleans Cafe
2412 18th St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-234-0420
www.bardiasneworleanscafe.com
New Orleans Cafe is a welcoming little packet of spice in the heart of Adams Morgan with a number of vegan menu items, such as vegetable jambalaya, red beans and rice and a taste-awakening vegetable soup.
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North Sea Restaurant
2479 18th St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-332-7628
northseadc.com
Chinese restaurant offering great mock meats, including vegan beef, chicken, and shrimp.
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O’Tasty Chinese Restaurant
1764 Columbia Rd., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-234-2788
www.otastychinese.com
This Chinese restaurant specializes in take-out and delivery, and has 10 mock meat dishes in the "Vegetarian TVP" section of their menu. Try the "TVP Orange Beef."
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Peking Garden
2008 18th St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-588-0088
pekinggardendc.com
Small Chinese restaurant specializing in take-out orders. Offers six vegan mock meat dishes, noodle and tofu dishes, and vegan dumplings. A 10-minute walk from the Dupont Circle Metro station.
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Smoke & Barrel
2471 18th Street, N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202.319.9353
smokeandbarreldc.com
Vegan BBQ in DCé! That’s right. Smoke & Barrel offers vegan BBQ tofu, vegan BBQ egg rolls, fried pickles and a number of vegan sides. AND they have a vegan brunch on the weekend!
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Anacostia
Ben’s Chili Bowl
National's Park
Washington, D.C.
benschilibowl.com
Enjoy a bowl of Vegetarian Chili at this National’s Park location of Ben’s Chili Bowl. Located inside the stadium.
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Secrets of Nature’s Health Food
3923 S. Capitol St., S.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-562-0041
secretsofnaturehealth.net
Health food store with a mostly vegetarian restaurant inside that serves a variety of vegetarian meats; those with egg whites are labeled.
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Thai Orchid’s Kitchen
2314 Pennsylvania Ave., S.E.
Washington, D.C.
202-506-8699
thaiorchidskitchen.com
Thai restaurant that offers a "vegetarian special" meal upon request that can be made vegan. It includes an appetizer, soup, entree, and dessert (all chef’s choice) for $25. The standard entrees and curries can be made with tofu or veggies, but be sure to specify no fish sauce.
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Brookland
The Brookland Cafe
3740 12th St., N.E.
Washington, D.C.
202-635-6307
thebrooklandcafe.com
Neighborhood tavern with great vegan options including Vegan Fried Fish Platter, Veggie Burger, Batter Basket, Raw Platter and vegan desserts, such as vegan cookies and a vegan chocolate cake!
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Capitol Hill
Acacia Gourmet
325 Pennsylvania Ave., S.E.
Washington, D.C.
202-543-2266
organiccafedc.com
Formerly Wellness Cafe, this lunchtime restaurant offers sandwiches, paninis, and salads, including veggie burgers and vegan mayo. Catering services are also available. Located near the Capitol South Metro station.
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Fusion Grill
515 8th St., S.E.
Washington, D.C.
202-546-5303
fusiongrilldc.com
Chinese cuisine with separate vegetarian menu with mock meat dishes. Note that the "Vegetarian General Tso’s Chicken" and the "Vegetarian Sesame Chicken" are made with eggs, but can be requested without. Other dishes on the vegetarian menu are vegan.
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Hunan Dynasty
215 Pennsylvania Ave, S.E.
Washington, D.C.
202-546-6161
www.hunandynastycapitolhill.com
Many of the regular Chinese menu options at this restaurant can be made vegan. It is on the second floor.
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Sweetgreen
221 Pennsylvania Ave., S.E.
Washington, D.C.
202-547-9338
sweetgreen.com
With more than 30 vegetarian toppings (from chickpeas and falafel to sunflower seeds or roasted tofu) it’s easy to veganize your meal here. The sabzi and "chic p" salads are vegan by default.
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White Tiger
301 Massachusetts Ave., N.E.
Washington, D.C.
202-546-5900
whitetigerdc.com
Indian restaurant with a separate vegetarian section of the menu. Weekday lunch buffet with a variety of vegetarian and vegan items.
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Young Chow
312 Pennsylvania Ave., SE
Washington, D.C.
202-544-3030
capitolhillasianfood.com
A Chinese and Japanese restaurant with an extensive veggie-meat section and veggie sushi Happy Hour. Try the "fresh mango beef"!
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Cleveland Park
California Tortilla
3501 Connecticut Ave., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-244-2447
californiatortilla.com
Tex-Mex fare for under $7.00. Great bean and rice or vegetable burritos and salads. Be sure to specify no cheese and no sour cream, or just order their vegan-ready "No-Meato Burrito". The guacamole and chips are vegan. Located near the Cleveland Park Metro station.
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Indique
3512 -14 Connecticut Ave., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-244-6600
indique.com
As the name suggests, Indique offers some unique Indian dishes. Try the vegetarian appam, a bread made of fermented rice, served with a vegetable stew. Or head to the vegetarian section of the menu to find even more unique choices and a couple Indian favorites.
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Columbia Heights/Mount Pleasant
The Heights
3115 14th St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-797-7227
theheightsdc.com
This neighborhood restaurant and bar offers several tasty vegan dishes, which are marked as vegan on its menu. Located one block from the Columbia Heights Metro station.
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Julia’s Empanadas
14th St. & Park Rd, NW
Washington, D.C.
202-328-0008
juliasempanadas.com
Julia’s turns out freshly baked, hand-made empanadas daily. They make a different flavor of savory vegan empanadas each week and a few vegetarian empanadas including spinach & mozzarella, and several sweet fruit empanadas. This location is open 10am-10pm.
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Marx Cafe
3203 Mt. Pleasant St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-518-7600
marxcafemtp.com
Pan-Mediterranean restaurant with several vegan Spanish-style tapas, Italian pastas and a vegan burger. Soups can be made without meat upon request.
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Meridian Pint
3400 11th St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-588-1075
meridianpint.com
Veg-friendly and environmentally-conscious restaurant that offers Daiya vegan cheese with many of its meals. Also has a wide selection of American Craft beers. Try the bean and vegan cheese quesadilla for brunch!
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Pho 14
1436 Park Rd., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-986-2326
dcpho14.com
A Vietnamese restaurant that serves vegetarian and vegan options. Broths are 100% vegan on meat-free soups. They even serve vegan pho! Just ask for the "chay" (vegetarian) options on the menu.
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Red Rocks Firebrick Pizzeria
1036 Park Rd., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-506-1402
firebrickpizza.com
Neapolitan-style brick oven pizza with toppings that include broccolini, eggplant, sun-dried tomatoes and vegan cheese upon request. Offers a full bar as well.
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Sticky Fingers Sweets & EatsV
1370 Park Rd., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-299-9700
stickyfingersbakery.com
In addition to mouthwatering vegan sweets like sticky buns, cupcakes and cookies this award-winning vegan bakery offers an expanded all-vegan savory menu! Treat yourself to a flavorful "egg and sausage" sandwich, chili-cheese dog, mac n’ cheese, or biscuits and gravy. Free wifi on weekdays. Located one block north of the Columbia Heights Metro station.
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Tonic Restaurant
3155 Mt. Pleasant St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-986-7661
tonicrestaurant.com
After working with Compassion Over Killing, this popular restaurant and bar introduced several vegan options. Try the beet and brussel sprout salad, curried tofu, its famous salad burger, and more! Weekly specials include 50-cent taco Tuesdays. Dinner starts at 5:00 pm nightly (not open for lunch) and food is served until 2:00 a.m. on weekdays, 3:00 a.m. on weekends. Brunch is also available daily. Located near the Columbia Heights Metro station.
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Downtown
Aroma
1919 I St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-833-4700
aromarestaurant.com
Indian restaurant with vegan soups and a vegetarian section of the menu.
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The Bombay Club
815 Connecticut Ave., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-659-3727
bombayclubdc.com
This critically-acclaimed Indian restaurant serves regional cuisine from all over the country in an old club setting. Many of the dishes on the vegetarian section of the menu are vegan and can also be ordered as side dishes.
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Chalin’s Restaurant & Lounge
1912 I St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-293-6000
chalins.com
Chinese restaurant offering several vegetarian dishes with tofu. Located between the Foggy Bottom and Farragut West Metro stations.
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Chop’t
1629 K St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-688-0333
choptsalad.com
A create-your-own-salad restaurant, Chop’t has many veg options! Choose your lettuce, toppings, and dressing. Many of the dressings are vegan. The bread and wraps have honey. Visit ChoptSalad.com for more locations in the D.C.-Metro area.
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Chop’t
618 12th St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-783-0007
choptsalad.com
A create-your-own-salad restaurant, Chop’t has many veg options! Choose your lettuce, toppings, and dressing. Many of the dressings are vegan. The bread and wraps have honey. Visit ChoptSalad.com for more locations in the D.C.-Metro area.
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Devon & Blakely
2200 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-659-9070
devonblakelydc.com
Breakfast and lunch café offering several vegan items including fresh fruit salads, hummus & grilled eggplant sandwiches, and a salad bar. Vegan soup offered daily. Closes at 4:00 p.m.
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Devon and Blakely
1331 F St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-783-4890
devonblakelydc.com
Breakfast and lunch café offering several vegan items including fresh fruit salads, hummus & grilled eggplant sandwiches, and a salad bar. Vegan soup offered daily. Closes at 4:00 p.m. Located near the Metro Center Metro station.
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Devon and Blakely
919 18th St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-457-8081
devonblakelydc.com
Breakfast and lunch cafe offering several vegan items including fresh fruit salads, hummus & grilled eggplant sandwiches, and a salad bar. Vegan soup offered daily.
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District of Pi
910 F St, N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-393-5484
www.pi-dc.com
The stuff of dreams- they make both wood-fired thin crust and deep dish Chicago-style pizza, with Daiya cheese and faux meat! Because the deep dish crust is normally made with butter, you want a vegan deep dish you must call at least 6 hours in advance, so that they can prepare a vegan crust (they recommend you ask for a manager to ensure they don’t forget). Oh, and we forgot to mention, word has it that this is President Obama’s favorite pizza!
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Elizabeth’s Gone RawV
1341 L St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-347-8349
elizabethsgoneraw.com
Gourmet restaurant serving an entirely raw, all-vegan menu full of flavorful meals, delicious desserts, and organic wines on Friday nights only. Please note that reservations are required.
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Equinox
818 Connecticut Ave., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-331-8118
equinoxrestaurant.com
Upscale restaurant with vegan options on its tasting menu. While not always printed on the full menu, they are happy to prepare vegan three-, four-, and six-course meals for dinner upon request. Be sure to tell the staff while making your reservation that you will be ordering these options. Uses seasonal and locally grown ingredients whenever possible.
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Founding Farmers
1924 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-822-8783
wearefoundingfarmers.com
Popular downtown Green Certified Restaurant with a mouth-watering selection of vegan dishes on their vegetarian menu! Try the vegan "bacon burger" or Tomato Cider Glazed Meatloaf.
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Ghana Cafe
1336 14th St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-387-3845
ghanacafe.com
Offers many vegan Ghanaian dishes on their separate vegan menu, including fried plantains served with bean stew.
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Indian Express
1875 I St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-223-0123
Mostly vegetarian Indian restaurant serving a variety of vegan dishes. Also serves a completely vegan breakfast in the morning. Located in the International Square food court.
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Juice Joint
1025 Vermont Ave., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-347-6783
juicejointcafe.com
Veg-friendly cafe offering a variety of sandwiches, wraps, stir-fries, fruit juices, and smoothies. Replace tofu for eggs in any breakfast wrap and leave off the cheese for a vegan meal. All soups are always vegan.
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Mehran Restaurant
2138 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-342-0056
mehrankabob.com
Kabob house with a separate vegetarian section on the menu. Most vegetarian items are vegan, including gobi aloo, aloo saag, and channa masala. A 5-minute walk from the Foggy Bottom/GWU Metro station.
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Moe’s Southwest Grill
1331 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W., Food Hall (L2)
Washington, D.C.
202-393-0699
moes.com
This inexpensive Tex-Mex chain offers delicious burritos, fajitas, salads, and tacos with tofu and vegan guacamole. Tofu may be substituted in meat dishes. Be sure to specify no cheese and no sour cream.
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The Perfect Pita
2000 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-293-7482
theperfectpita.com
Mediterranean fast food restaurant with a vegan menu which includes a white bean salad, navy bean soup, tabbouli and falafel sandwiches.
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Pret a Manger
1825 I St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-403-2992
pret.com
Cafe offering fresh, natural, fast food with a number of vegetarian options and a few vegan choices.
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Qdoba
555 11th St. N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-347-8477
qdoba.com
Serves freshly made, inexpensive Tex-Mex food. Vegan options for burritos and tacos include black beans, pinto beans, fajita vegetables, grilled vegetables, and cilantro lime rice. The tortilla soup is also vegan, as well as the ranchera sauce and cilantro lime vinaigrette dressing.
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Rasika
633 D St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-637-1222
rasikarestaurant.com
Indian Restaurant with many vegetarian and vegan options on the menu, as well as dishes that can be made vegan. They also offer a vegetarian tasting menu.
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Rasoi
1810 K St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-775-5660
rasoidc.com
Indian restaurant with a separate vegan section of the menu, as well as a variety of other veg-friendly entrees and appetizers.
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The Source
575 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-637-6100
wolfgangpuck.com
Fine-dining with Japanese and Asian-inspired dishes. Vegetarian options on the menu, must ask for vegan.
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Spice Express
1700 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-347-4555
spiceexpressdc.biz
Indian bistro with lunch specials. The veggie samosas are vegan. Be sure to ask which curries are vegan daily.
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Thai Place
2134 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-298-8204
Delicious Thai fare listed in an extensive vegetarian section on the menu. Try the rama tofu or panang tofu; specify no fish sauce. A 5-minute walk from the Foggy Bottom/GWU Metro station.
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Dupont Circle
Agora
1527 17th St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-332-6767
agoradc.net
Turkish restaurant located in Dupont Circle offering a wide variety of unique vegetarian and vegan dishes. Everything on the menu with dairy is clearly marked.
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Bread & Brew
1247 20th St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-466-2676
breadandbrew.com
French-inspired, Certified Green Restaurant serving creative vegan options, using local, seasonal ingredients, including quiche, soups, salads and more. Offers vegan desserts, non-dairy coffee drinks, a full bar, and a Meatless Monday menu!
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Café Luna
1633 P St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-387-4005
skewers-cafeluna.com
American and Italian food with plenty of vegetarian sandwich and salad options.
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Chipotle
1837 M St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-466-4104
chipotle.com
Inexpensive Tex-Mex fast food restaurant with burritos and bowls of black beans, rice, vegan guacamole, grilled vegetables and several salsas. The pinto beans are not vegetarian. Located near both the Farragut West and Farragut North Metro stations.
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Chipotle
1629 Connecticut Ave., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-387-8261
chipotle.com
Inexpensive Tex-Mex fast food restaurant with burritos and bowls of black beans, rice, vegan guacamole, grilled vegetables and several salsas. The pinto beans are not vegetarian. The Dupont Circle location offers the "Garden Blend," a vegan chicken to add to your burrito or bowl..
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Chop’t
1300 Connecticut Ave., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-327-2255
choptsalad.com
A create-your-own-salad restaurant, Chop’t has many veg options! Choose your lettuce, toppings, and dressing. Many of the dressings are vegan. The bread and wraps have honey. Visit ChoptSalad.com for more locations in the D.C.-Metro area.
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City Lights of China
1731 Connecticut Ave., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-265-6688
citylightsofchina.com
Popular Chinese restaurant offering a separate vegetarian menu upon request. View Menu
Freshii
2001 M St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-506-4910
freshii.com
Offering customizable soups, wraps, salads, or brown rice bowls with a variety of ingredients and sauces, making the vegan options almost endless. The wraps contain honey.
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Heritage India
1633 P St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-331-1414
heritageindiausa.com
With a combination of traditional and contemporary dishes, there are many vegan and vegetarian choices on the menu.
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Julia’s Empanadas
1221 Connecticut Ave., NW
Washington, D.C.
202-861-8828
juliasempanadas.com
Julia’s turns out freshly baked, hand-made empanadas daily. They make a different flavor of savory vegan empanadas each week and a few vegetarian empanadas including spinach & mozzarella, and several sweet fruit empanadas. This location is open Friday and Saturday till 4am.
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Levante’s
1320 19th St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-293-3244
levantes.com
Serves several vegetarian Middle Eastern dishes and salads. Try the falafel sandwich entrée!
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Malaysia Kopitiam
1827 M St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-833-6232
malaysiakopitiam.com
Malaysian cuisine with a number of vegan selections. Try the gluten with scallion and ginger, vegetarian "duck," or noodle soup (requested without chicken stock). Located near both the Farragut West and Farragut North Metro stations.
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Meiwah Restaurant
1200 New Hampshire Ave., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-833-2888
meiwahrestaurant.com
Chinese fare with a vegetarian section on the menu.
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Nora
2132 Florida Ave., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-462-5143
noras.com
Upscale certified organic restaurant with several vegetarian menu items. The restaurant always features a vegetarian tasting menu. When making a reservation, be sure to specify vegan.
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Ping Pong Dim Sum
1 Dupont Circle NW
Washington, D.C.
202-293-1268
pingpongdimsum.us
Restaurant offering a variety of dim sum. Menu indicates vegetarian-friendly options, with vegan baked, steamed, griddled and fried dim sum menu items. Try the crisp potato cakes, three mushroom soup, spicy basil dumplings, or vegetable bun. Be sure to ask which items are vegan
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Qdoba
1850 M St. N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-331-3045
qdoba.com
Serves freshly made, inexpensive Tex-Mex food. Vegan options for burritos and tacos include black beans, pinto beans, fajita vegetables, grilled vegetables, and cilantro lime rice. The tortilla soup is also vegan, as well as the ranchera sauce and cilantro lime vinaigrette dressing.
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Science ClubV
1136 19th St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-775-0747
scienceclubdc.com
All vegetarian restaurant and lounge with a stylish atmosphere, delicious vegan options, and a weekday happy hour. Grab a drink and a late night snack — their homemade vegan burger is a favorite. Located near the Dupont Circle Metro station.
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Skewers
1633 P St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-387-7400
skewers-cafeluna.com
Serves a mix of Mediterranean, North African, and Middle Eastern foods with many vegetarian options. Located on the second floor.
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Sweetgreen
1512 Connecticut Ave., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-387-9338
sweetgreen.com
With more than 30 vegetarian toppings (from chickpeas and falafel to sunflower seeds or roasted tofu) it’s easy to veganize your meal here. The sabzi and "chic p" salads are vegan by default.
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Sweetgreen
1471 P St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-234-7336
sweetgreen.com
With more than 30 vegetarian toppings (from chickpeas and falafel to sunflower seeds or roasted tofu) it’s easy to veganize your meal here. The sabzi and "chic p" salads are vegan by default.
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Tandoori Times
1140 19th St., N.W., Ste 200
Washington, D.C.
202-776-0020
tandooritimedc.com
Indian restaurant with a number of vegetarian and vegan items on both the weekly lunch buffet (including vegan roti) and the regular menu.
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Thaiphoon
2011 S St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-667-3505
thaiphoon.com
Thai restaurant featuring a vegetarian section on the menu. Be sure to request no fish sauce.
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v FalafelV
2157 P St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-296-2333
www.vfalafel.com
All-vegetarian restaurant specializing in falafel, with a free cold salad bar with a variety of toppings.
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Yola
1323 Connecticut Ave., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-223-0000
yoladc.com
Yogurt bar offering a dairy-free, coconut milk vegan yogurt option with a variety of vegan toppings. Also offers soy and almond milk for coffee, as well as vegetarian and vegan sandwiches.
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Zorba’s Cafe
1612 20th St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-387-8555
zorbascafe.com
Greek cuisine with vegetarian entrees. Try the falafel plate, white bean or lentil soups, and hummus. Located near the Dupont Circle Metro station.
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Food Trucks and Carts
The Big CheeseV
Washington, D.C.
bigcheesetruck.com
All-vegetarian food truck offering delicious gooey vegan and vegetarian grilled cheese sandwiches and tomato soup in DC and Arlington. The truck uses Daiya cheese and olive oil for the vegan grilled cheese sandwiches.
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Find their location on twitter! @bigcheesetruck

Burrito Brothers
205 Pennsylvania Ave., S.E.
Washington, D.C.
202-543-6835
ourburritobrothers.com
Offers bean and rice burritos and taco salads. Make yours vegan by requesting no cheese or sour cream. The beans, rice, tortillas and guacamole are vegan. Located near the Capitol South Metro station.
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DC Empanadas
Washington, D.C.
dcempandas.com
This flavor filled four wheeler brings handmade empanadas to The District. They use only the freshest of local ingredients and have a whole vegetarian menu. Be sure to check out the Veggie Nirvana!
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Find them on Twitter! @DCEmpanadas

El Floridano
Washington, D.C.
Food truck that changes locations daily, and serves three Cuban-inspired sandwiches, all which can be made vegan by substituting tempeh. Also serving daily soups, which are often vegan.

Find their location on twitter! @FLmeetsDC

Fojol Bros.
Washington, D.C.
fojol.com
Mobile food truck serving Indian and Ethiopian food with a variety of vegan options like pumpkin curry, berbere lentils, and more.
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Find their location on twitter! @fojolbros

Pedro and Vinny’s
1500 K St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
571-237-1875
www.pedroandvinnys.com
The vegetarian and vegan-friendly burrito cart is back! Ask for no cheese or sour cream to make it vegan. Fresh ingredients and about 40 kinds of hot sauce.
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Find their location on twitter! @pedroandvinnys

Pleasant Pops
Washington, D.C.
www.pleasantpops.com
This eco-conscious food truck delivers Mexican style paleta’s (ice pops) to the masses! Their flavors are based on what’s in season, and they always have a selection of vegan, fruit based pops like pineapple basil and peaches and ginger.
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Find their location on Twitter! @PleasantPops

Purveyors Of Rolling Cuisine
Washington, D.C.
porcmobile.com
Mobile food truck offering a homemade vegan veggie burger, vegan sloppy joes, as well as seasonal vegetarian and vegan specialties.
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Find their location on twitter! @porcmobile

Sabora Street
Washington, D.C.
saborastreet.com
Food truck selling Latin-inspired street food. The Chili-glazed Tofu Arepas and the Yuca Frita are vegan; be sure to specify no cheese on the Yuca Frita.
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Find their location on twitter! @saborastreet

Sixth and Rye
Washington, D.C.
This Friday-only truck spreads the word about their nontraditional synagogue through food. The all kosher truck is taking the deli meal on the go, complete with pickles, fresh cut chips, and cabbage slaw. Be sure to check out the seasonal grilled veggie wrap with mache greens and hummus.
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Find them on Twitter! @SixthandRye

SOL Mexican Grill
Washington, D.C.
soltruck.com
SOL Mexican Grill serves up tacos, burritos, and bowls with flaming Mexican flavor. The menu is simply divided into the three above mentioned food groups, all of which can be made vegetarian. Veggie items on the menu come with free guacamole!
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Find them on Twitter! @SOLMexicanGrill

Stix
Washington, D.C.
eatstixnow.com
The Stix shtick is pretty straight forward: marinated and grilled veggies, fruits, and meats, on a stick. Though the menu changes frequently, there’s always veggie friendly kabobs available, but be sure to ask about dipping sauces because many of them contain butter or mayonnaise.
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Find them on Twitter! @EatStix

Sweet Flow Mobile
Washington, D.C.
sweetgreen.com/SweetFlow.php
Mobile food truck with a variety of vegetarian and vegan salads and wraps. The Chic P and the Sabzi are vegan, and the Guacamole Greens can be made vegan by requesting that they leave off the chicken.

Find their location on twitter! @SweetflowMobile

TaKorean
Washington, D.C.
takorean.com
Korean BBQ taco food truck with the option to make any taco vegan by substituting caramelized tofu with two varieties of vegan slaw.
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Find their location on twitter! @TaKorean

Tasty Kabob
Washington, D.C.
This green machine serves up middle eastern cuisine with friendliness and efficiency. Veg choices include vegetable with rice, and sides of chickpeas and spinach.
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Friendship Heights
Comet Ping Pong
5037 Connecticut Ave., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-364-0404
cometpingpong.com
This popular neighborhood pizzeria is a unique, fun spot. Committed to sustainability, it sources most of its ingredients locally, jars its own pizza sauce, and offers delicious vegan cheese on any pizza. Stop by for a pizza, drink, or round of ping pong!
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Pumpernickel’s Bagelry and Caterer
5504 Connecticut Ave., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-244-9505
pumpdeli.com
A local favorite. Dine in and catering with separate vegan menus for breakfast and lunch, including veggie meats, vegan cheese pizza, "meatball" subs and more. A 15-minute walk from the Friendship Heights Metro station.
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Gallery Pl./Chinatown
Asian Spice
717 H St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-589-0900
asianspice.us
Offers a separate vegetarian entree menu with 5 options, 3 of which are vegan, along with other vegan sushi rolls and appetizers.
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Busboys and Poets
1025 5th St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-789-2227
busboysandpoets.com
Cafe and performance space featuring over a dozen vegan dishes, including vegan pepperoni calzones, soy cheese pizza and "egg" scramble.
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California Tortilla
728 7th St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-638-2233
californiatortilla.com
Inexpensive Tex-Mex fare. Great bean and rice or vegetable burritos and salads. Be sure to specify no cheese and no sour cream, or just order their vegan-ready "No-Meato Burrito". The guacamole and chips are vegan. Located near the Gallery Place/Chinatown Metro station.
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Chinatown Coffee
475 H St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-559-7656
chinatowncoffee.com
Coffee shop selling vegan baked goods from Bakeshop (on Saturday and Sunday only) and offering soy milk for all beverages. Also sells vegan beers and wines and has vegan chai. Located two blocks from the Gallery Place-Chinatown Metro Station.
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Chinatown Express
746 6th St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-638-0424
Inexpensive Chinese restaurant serving generous portions of homemade noodle and vegetable dishes.
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Chinatown Garden
618 H. St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-737-8887
Separate "Chef’s Recommendations for Vegetarians" menu section features 18 mock meat dishes, including veggie "chicken" and "pork." Note that the mock meat is not vegan. Located one block from the Gallery Place/Chinatown Metro station.
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Chipotle
601 F St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-347-4701
chipotle.com
Inexpensive Tex-Mex fast food restaurant with burritos and bowls of black beans, rice, vegan guacamole, grilled vegetables and several salsas. The pinto beans are not vegetarian. Located at the intersection of 7th St and G street.
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Chop’t
50 Massachusetts Ave., N.E.
Washington, D.C.
202-688-0330
choptsalad.com
A create-your-own-salad restaurant, Chop’t has many veg options! Choose your lettuce, toppings, and dressing. Many of the dressings are vegan. The bread and wraps have honey. Visit ChoptSalad.com for more locations in the D.C.-Metro area.
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Chop’t
730 7th St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-347-3225
choptsalad.com
A create-your-own-salad restaurant, Chop’t has many veg options! Choose your lettuce, toppings, and dressing. Many of the dressings are vegan. The bread and wraps have honey. Visit ChoptSalad.com for more locations in the D.C.-Metro area.
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Ella’s Wood Fired Pizza
901 F St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-638-3434
ellaspizza.com
Upscale pizza parlor with delicious all-vegan soy cheese available on any pizza! Located across the street from the Ninth St. exit of the Gallery Place/Chinatown Metro station.
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Full Kee
509 H St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-371-2233
fullkeedc.com
Cantonese-style restaurant with a vegetarian menu section. Selections include a variety of Chinese vegetables, like stir-fried snow pea leaves, chive flowers, and watercress.
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Funxion
1309 F St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-386-9466
funxion.com
Health conscious cafe offering a variety of clearly-labeled vegan and vegetarian breakfast, lunch, dinner, and snack items as well as juices and smoothies.
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Jaleo
480 7th St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-628-7949
jaleo.com
Spanish Tapas restaurant. Check out the "Verduras" section of the menu for many delicious vegan options, such as Espinacas a la catalana. You can find some of Jose Andres’, the Executive Chef, recipes in Great Chefs Cook Vegan.
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Kanlaya Thai Cuisine
740 6th St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-393-0070
kanlayathaicuisine.com
Thai restaurant with more than 30 vegetarian (primarily vegan) dishes listed in a vegetarian section on the menu. Located near the Gallery Place/Chinatown Metro station.
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Mehak
817 7th St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-408-9292
mehak.com
Indian restaurant that offers a variety of vegetarian entrees and appetizers, most of which are vegan or can be made vegan.
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Merzi
415 7th St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-65-MERZI
merzi.com
Indian fast food offering vegan samosas plus vegetables either in a rice bowl, over chaat, or over salad (they can all be made vegan: specify no yogurt for chaat & a nondairy dressing for salad). Of the sauces only the Hot Onion-Tomato Masala & Mild Chutney are vegan.
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Ping Pong Dim Sum
900 7th St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-506-3740
pingpongdimsum.us
Restaurant offering a variety of dim sum. Menu indicates vegetarian-friendly options, with vegan baked, steamed, griddled and fried dim sum menu items.
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Sweetgreen
1065 5th St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-289-4674
sweetgreen.com
With more than 30 vegetarian toppings (from chickpeas and falafel to sunflower seeds or roasted tofu) it’s easy to veganize your meal here. The sabzi and "chic p" salads are vegan by default.
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Zaytinya
701 9th St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-638-0800
zaytinya.com
Classical and contemporary Greek, Turkish and Lebanese cuisine. Separate vegetable mezze menu contains 13 items. Many are already vegan, and the restaurant is willing to veganize any dish.
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Zengo
781 7th St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-393-2929
modernmexican.com/ZengoDC
A Latin and Asian restaurant that offers a separate vegetarian menu upon request.
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zpizza
806 H St., N.W., Ste. 2E
Washington, D.C.
202-347-8472
zpizza.com
Serving brick-oven pizza made with vegan cheese and veggie meat crumbles. Try the "Berkeley Vegan" Pizza or make your own. Vegan, gluten-free crust also available!
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Georgetown
Bangkok Joe’s
3000 K St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-333-4422
bangkokjoes.com
Upscale Thai cuisine with many vegan options, from vegetarian spring rolls to rice bowls with vegetables and tofu. Local favorites include the Pad Thai with tofu and no egg. Gluten-free options also available.
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Basil Thai Restaurant
1608 Wisconsin Ave., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-944-8660
basilthaidc.com
Thai restaurant with a separate vegetarian menu section with Thai favorites such as Panang Tofu and Tofu Rama. Offers free delivery, or you can dine in.
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Chipotle
3255 M St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-333-8377
chipotle.com
Inexpensive Tex-Mex fast food restaurant with burritos and bowls of black beans, rice, vegan guacamole, grilled vegetables and several salsas. The pinto beans are not vegetarian. Located at the intersection of 7th St and G street.
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Das Ethiopian
1201 28th St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-333-4710
dasethiopian.com
Das offers separate and clearly labelled vegetarian menu section that is actually all vegan, and staff are very knowledgeable about animal-free fare. Get the vegetarian entree sampler to try everything.
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Harmony Cafe
3287 1/2 M St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-338-3881
Replace virtually everything on the pan-Asian menu with vegan mock meats. A favorite of many vegans. The restaurant is located downstairs.
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Heritage India
2400 Wisconsin Ave., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-333-3120
heritageindiausa.com
With a combination of traditional and contemporary Indian dishes on the menu, there are many interesting vegetarian and vegan choices such as Spicy Tofu with mustard seeds and plum tomatoes and Dhingri Mattar, a mushroom and green pea curry.
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Miss Saigon
3057 M St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-333-5545
ms-saigonus.com
Vietnamese restaurant with a separate vegetarian section, including several tofu and mock duck dishes. Make sure to specify no fish sauce.
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Qdoba
3303 M St. N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-324-3360
qdoba.com
Serves freshly made, inexpensive Tex-Mex food. Vegan options for burritos and tacos include black beans, pinto beans, fajita vegetables, grilled vegetables, and cilantro lime rice. Their tortilla soup is also vegan, as well as their ranchera sauce and cilantro lime vinaigrette dressing.
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Quick Pita
1210 Potomac St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-338-7482
quickpitadc.com
Inexpensive Middle Eastern fare with a separate vegetarian section on the menu. Open late.
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Sweetgreen
3333 M St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-337-9338
sweetgreen.com
With more than 30 vegetarian toppings (from chickpeas and falafel to sunflower seeds or roasted tofu) it’s easy to veganize your meal here. The sabzi and "chic p" salads are vegan by default.
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H Street Corridor/Atlas District
The Argonaut
1433 H Street, N.E.
Washington, D.C.
202-250-3660
argonautdc.com
This bar offers several vegetarian options, some of which can be made vegan (try the tempeh tacos). Be sure to ask your server what can be made vegetarian or vegan as menu items regularly change.
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Dangerously Delicious Pies
1339 H St., N.E.
Washington, D.C.
202-398-PIES
dangerouspiesdc.com
This local pie shop changes pie flavors daily but always offers savory and sweet vegan options. Vegan savory pies include the Chili or Tofu Curry and all sweet berry pies are vegan. They also have a mobile pie truck with vegan options.
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Ethiopic
401 H St., N.E.
Washington, D.C.
202-675-2066
ethiopicrestaurant.com
Ethiopian restaurant with a vegetarian section of the menu. Try a little bit of each veg dish with the vegetarian combo!
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H & Pizza
1118 H St. N.E.
Washington, D.C.
202-733-1285
www.andpizza.com
This pizza place sells personal-sized thin-crust pizzas, and they have Daiya vegan cheese available. Try the vegan "Redvine."
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The Queen Vic
1206 H St. N.E.
Washington, D.C.
202-396-2001
thequeenvicdc.com
British pub featuring a vegan seasonal vegetable curry.
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Sticky Rice
1224 H St., N.E.
Washington, D.C.
202-397-7655
stickyricedc.com
With a vegetarian and vegan menu section, Sticky Rice mixes American and Pan-Asian entrees. The Garden Ball’s eel sauce is vegan! The Tofu Max combines tofu, cilantro, jalapeno, cucumbers and a grilled pineapple and is topped with tempura crunchies.
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Taylor Gourmet
1116 H St., N.E.
Washington, D.C.
202-684-7001
taylorgourmet.com
Deli with a vegetarian menu section. Offers salads and six vegetarian sandwiches. Veganize your meal by requesting no cheese.
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Toki Underground
1234 H St., N.E.
Washington, D.C.
202-388-3086
tokiunderground.com
Taiwanese style ramen and dumplings bar located upstairs from The Pug (bar). Try the Masumi Vegetarian bowl, the veggie dumplings or the Taiwanese cold tofu appetizer (be sure to specify no fish flakes). The kimchi is not vegetarian.
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Howard Univ./Shaw
Azi’s Cafe
1336 9th St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-232-0001
aziscafe.com
Offers a separate vegan menu boasting flavor-filled sandwiches and baked goods. Just a 5 minute walk from the Mt. Vernon/Shaw metro station.
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Etete
1942 9th St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-232-7600
eteterestaurant.com
Ethiopian restaurant offering vegan dishes and a separate vegetarian menu section.
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Everlasting Life CafeV
2928 Georgia Ave., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-232-1700
everlastinglifecafe.com
Delicious all-vegan cafe offering soul food, raw food dishes and a variety of smoothies. A 10-minute walk from the Columbia Heights Metro station. A local favorite.
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Julia’s Empanadas
6235 Georgia Ave., NW
Washington, D.C.
202-387-4100
juliasempanadas.com
Julia’s turns out freshly baked, hand-made empanadas daily. They make a different flavor of savory vegan empanadas each week and a few vegetarian empanadas including spinach & mozzarella, and several sweet fruit empanadas. This location is open 10am-4pm.
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Rustik Tavern
84 T St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-290-2936
rustikdc.com
Neighborhood tavern and bar that now serves vegan cheese on any of their pizzas. Add vegan cheese to the Going Green pizza with watercress and roasted garlic sauce, or the Ward 5 pizza with mushrooms, preserved lemons, tomato sauce, and middle eastern spices. All soups made without chicken stock.
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Sankofa Cafe
2714 Georgia Ave., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-332-1084
sankofa.com
All-organic cafe/bookstore with a long list of vegetarian wraps as well as a few vegan options. The smoothies are made with just pure vegetables—no yogurt or milk!
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Soul Vegetarian CafeV
2606 Georgia Ave., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-328-7685
www.soulvegetariandc.net
Inexpensive, all-vegan, all-delicious soul food. Try the best mac ’n cheese around, or the fantastic Sunday brunch. A local favorite. Located near the Shaw/Howard University Metro station.
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Thai X-ing
515 Florida Ave. N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-332-4322
thaix-ing.com
Very small and delicious restaurant. As a mostly chef’s choice restaurant, make sure to mention that you’d like a veg dish when you call for reservations. On Sundays, Thai X-ing offers special vegan and vegetarian dishes! Also visit for Pescatarian Tuesdays! Don’t miss the pumpkin curry. BYOB.
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New York Ave.-Florida Ave.-Galludet Univ.
Panda of DC
1807 W. Virginia Ave., N.E.
Washington, D.C.
202-526-8478
pandaofdc.com
Chinese restaurant with a variety of vegetable, tofu and mock meat dishes available. Note that the mock meat dishes all come with egg-based breading by default but can be made vegan upon request.
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Smithsonian/Federal
Mitsitam Cafe
National Museum of the American Indian, 4th St. &
Washington, D.C.
202-633-1000
Cafe located in the National Museum of the American Indian and offering authentic Native American cuisine with a variety of clearly-labeled vegan and vegetarian dishes that rotate on a daily basis. Located near the L’Enfant Plaza Metro station.
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Moe’s Southwest Grill
470 L'Enfant Plaza
Washington, D.C.
202-484-2229
www.moes.com
This inexpensive Tex-Mex chain offers delicious burritos, fajitas, and tacos with tofu and vegan guacamole. Priced under $7.00. Be sure to specify no cheese and no sour cream.
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Tenleytown
Chipotle
4301 Wisconsin Ave., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-237-0602
chipotle.com
Inexpensive Tex-Mex fast food restaurant with burritos and bowls of black beans, rice, vegan guacamole, grilled vegetables and several salsas. The pinto beans are not vegetarian. Located at the intersection of 7th St and G street.
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Spice Express
4400 Massachusetts Ave., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-885-1383
spiceexpressdc.biz
Indian bistro with lunch specials. The veggie samosas are vegan. Be sure to ask which curries are vegan daily.
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U St./Cardozo
9:30 Club
815 V St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-265-0930
930.com
Popular live music venue with shows most nights and a vegetarian-friendly menu. Vegan items are clearly labeled.
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Ben’s Chili Bowl
1213 U St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-667-0909
benschilibowl.com
Inexpensive, popular, fast-food diner offering vegan chili fries, vegan burgers, and bowls of veggie chili. Located near the U St./Cardozo Metro station. View menu
Ben’s Next Door
1211 U St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-667-8880
bensnextdoor.com
Bar and lounge next to Ben’s Chili Bowl serving Ben’s veggie chili.
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Busboys and Poets
2021 14th St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-387-7638
busboysandpoets.com
Cafe and performance space featuring over a dozen vegan dishes including vegan pepperoni calzones. Don’t miss the coconut tofu bites. Vegan friendly brunch menu, too.
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Cakelove
1506 U St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-588-7100
cakelove.com
A short walk from the U St./Cardozo Metro station, Cakelove is a bakery offering vegan cakes, scones, cupcakes and cookies. Vegan cakes must be ordered in advance. Cakelove also has locations in Silver Spring and Fort Washington in Maryland, Arlington, Fairfax, and McLean in Virginia. Love Cafe, located next to the Cakelove on U St., offers a variety of vegan wraps and sandwiches.
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Dukem
1114 - 1118 U St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-667-8735
dukemrestaurant.com
An Ethiopian restaurant that not only offers a vegetarian section on the menu but also has live music on Wednesdays and entertainment most nights of the week.
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Eatonville Restaurant
2121 14th St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-332-9672
eatonvillerestaurant.com
Specializing in traditional Louisiana Creole cuisine, this restaurant offers a variety of vegan and vegetarian entrees and sides, including a vegan gumbo, vegan fried chicken, vegan gumbo, and avocado and tofu salad.
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Food for Thought (inside The Black Cat)
1811 14th St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-797-1095
blackcatdc.com
/food-for-thought.html
Offers mostly vegetarian and vegan fare served in a cafe inside of the Black Cat, a popular D.C. music venue. The vegan nachos are lasagna are local favorites.
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The Greek Spot
2017 11th St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-265-3118
greekspotdc.com
Offering unique and standard Greek dishes, including falafel, stuffed grape leaves, and lentil soup. The menu includes many other vegetarian mock meat options (gyro, steak sub, veggie burger, etc.) - though some include egg. Ask about specific ingredients when ordering.
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Masa 14
1825 14th St. N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-328-1414
masa14.com
Offers a "vegetable" section of the menu with vegan-friendly items such as fried tofu, edamame, wok fried okra, and more. Several meat dishes can be made vegetarian upon request.
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Peking Express
1338 U St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-986-3939
pekingexp.com
Chinese restaurant offering over a dozen vegetarian entrees including meatless "chicken" with cashews or vegetables. For vegan offerings just ask which items don’t contain egg.
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Sala Thai
1301 U St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-462-1333
salathaidc.com
Thai restaurant featuring a vegetarian section on the menu. Be sure to ask which dishes can be made without fish sauce. This location features live jazz on Fridays and Saturdays.
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Twins Jazz
1344 U St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-234-0072
twinsjazz.com
Restaurant and live music venue. Menu features American, Ethiopian and Caribbean Cuisine. Vegan menu items include the Ethiopian style vegetarian combo platter and Pasta Special. Their Sweet Banana appetizer, Homemade Lentil soup and all side dishes are also vegan
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Upper Northwest
Fusion Restaurant and Bar
4815 Georgia Ave., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-726-2210
fusionrnb.com
Vegan-friendly Indian Restaurant with hints of modern American flavors. Has a large vegetarian section of the menu, and vegan items are clearly marked.
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Moroni & Brothers Restaurant
4811 Georgia Ave., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-829-2090
moroniandbrothers.com
Small family-owned eatery specializing in gourmet wood-fired pizzas, which can be made with vegan cheese upon request.
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My Little Bistro
353 Cedar St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-722-4787
Family-owned cafe conveniently located less than a block away from the Takoma Metro station with a separate vegan menu including mock chicken. Also carries vegan desserts and tofutti vegan cream cheese for bagels. Offers Meatless Mondays with VegDC.com: 15% off the entire Vegan Menu on Mondays.
SoupergirlV
314 Carroll St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-609-7177
thesoupergirl.com
All-vegan soups made with fresh ingredients from local farms. Each week choose from both hearty meal and pureed appetizer style soups. Favorites include Party Starting Black Eyed Pea and Funky Greens, Marrakech Express Harira. Grab their whole wheat croutons or a slice of vegan cornbread. Vegan brownies and cookies sometimes available too.
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Van Ness
Chalin’s Restaurant & Lounge
4250 Connecticut Ave., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-966-1942
chalins.com
Chinese restaurant offering several vegetarian dishes with tofu. Located near the Van Ness/UDC Metro station.
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Woodley Park
Afghan Grill
2309 Calvert St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-234-5095
afghangrill.com
Afghan restaurant with several unique vegetarian entrees. Meals can be easily veganized by requesting no yogurt in the sauces.
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Chipotle
2600 Connecticut Ave.
Washington, D.C.
202-299-9111
chipotle.com
Inexpensive Tex-Mex fast food restaurant with burritos and bowls of black beans, rice, vegan guacamole, grilled vegetables and several salsas. The pinto beans are not vegetarian. Located at the intersection of 7th St and G street.
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Eddie’s Café
2600 Connecticut Ave., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-667-3939
eddiescafedc.com
Chinese restaurant with a separate vegetarian menu section with several tofu dishes.
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Lebanese Taverna
2641 Connecticut Ave., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-265-8681
lebanesetaverna.com
Offers more than 20 vegetarian dishes, including delicious kabobs. Located near the Woodley Park/Adams Morgan Metro station.
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Mama Ayesha’s
1967 Calvert St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-232-5431
mamaayeshas.com
Arabic diner with vegan specialties such as couscous, grape leaves, and vegetable-filled cabbage.
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Mr. Chen’s Organic Chinese Cuisine
2604 Connecticut Ave., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-797-9668
mrchens.com
Organic Chinese restaurant with a vegetarian menu section. Many of the rice, noodle, and soup dishes are also vegetarian. Be sure to specify no egg.
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Open City
2331 Calvert St., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-332-2331
opencitydc.com
Coffeehouse, diner, and bar with several clearly-marked vegan options. Try the tofu scramble, a veggie burger, a vegetable sub, or veggie quinoa. Keep an eye out for the weekly veggie special!
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Taste of India
2621 Connecticut Ave., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-483-1115
tasteofindia.us
Authentic Indian cuisine offering over a dozen vegetarian items (many of which can be made vegan), including daily vegetarian and vegan specials.
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Tono Sushi
2605 Connecticut Ave., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
202-332-7300
tonosushi.com
Features Japanese as well as other Asian cuisines. The menu includes several types of vegetarian sushi, including shiitake mushroom and spicy crunchy tofu rolls, along with soups, noodles, and dumplings. Most dishes can be made without fish sauce, so be sure to ask.
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Maryland

Aspen Hill
Chipotle
13501 Connecticut Ave.
Aspen Hill, Md.
301-598-2215
chipotle.com
Inexpensive Tex-Mex fast food restaurant with burritos and bowls of black beans, rice, vegan guacamole, grilled vegetables and several salsas. The pinto beans are not vegetarian.
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Beltsville
Caribbean Delight II
11000 Baltimore Ave.
Beltsville, Md.
301-595-4667
caribbeandelight2.com
Inexpensive West Indian restaurant with great vegetarian entrees and sides. Try the curried vegetables, fried plantains, and vegetable patties.
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El Mexicano
10413 Baltimore Ave.
Beltsville, Md.
301-572-4000
myelmexicano.com
Inexpensive Mexican food with some vegetarian options, most of which can be made vegan by requesting no cheese. The beans and guacamole are vegan.
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Bethesda
Bacchus of Lebanon
7945 Norfolk Ave.
Bethesda, Md.
301-657-1722
bacchusoflebanon.com
Lebanese fare including more than 15 vegan appetizers that are large enough to make a fulfilling meal. A 15-minute walk from the Bethesda Metro station.
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bd’s Mongolian Barbeque
7201 Wisconsin Ave.
Bethesda, Md.
301-657-1080
gomongo.com
You choose the vegetables, sauces, and tofu, and the chef prepares it. Be sure to specify vegetarian, and the chef will make your meal on a separate section of the grill. Located near the Bethesda Metro station.
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California Pizza Kitchen
7101 Democracy Blvd.
Bethesda, Md.
301-469-5090
cpk.com
Pizza chain focusing on interesting California-style pizza like Japanese Eggplant Pizza & Tricolored Salad Pizza (both of which can be made vegan) as well as soup, pasta, and sandwiches. Offers a list of which items can be made vegetarian or vegan.
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California Tortilla
4862 Cordell Ave.
Bethesda, Md.
301-654-8226
californiatortilla.com
Inexpensive Tex-Mex fare. Great bean and rice or vegetable burritos and salads. Be sure to specify no cheese and no sour cream, or just order their vegan-ready "No-Meato Burrito". The guacamole and chips are vegan. Located near the Bethesda Metro station.
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Cava Mezze Grill
4832 Bethesda Ave.
Bethesda, Md.
301-656-1772
cavagrill.com
Pick a pita, bowl, salad, or mini, and add your choice of falafel and a variety of veg-friendly toppings. Their regular-sized pitas are vegan while mini-sized pitas are not. They mark all vegan items online.
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Chipotle
7600 Old Georgetown Rd.
Bethesda, Md.
301-907-9077
chipotle.com
Inexpensive Tex-Mex fast food restaurant with burritos and bowls of black beans, rice, vegan guacamole, grilled vegetables and several salsas. The pinto beans are not vegetarian. Located near the Bethesda Metro station.
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City Lights of China
4820 Bethesda Ave.
Bethesda, Md.
301-913-9501
bethesdacitylightsofchina.com
Popular Chinese restaurant offering a separate vegetarian menu upon request.
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Flaxella
8218 Wisconsin Ave.
Bethesda, Md.
301-654-3529
flaxella.com
This small café offers vegetarian sandwiches, soups and salads with vegan items clearly marked. Get a coffee drink with soy milk and vegan biscotti. Located in the Bethesda Medical Bldg., first floor.
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Hard Times Cafe
4920 Del Ray Ave.
Bethesda, Md.
301-951-3300
hardtimes.com
Relaxed restaurant renowned for its fantastic, homemade vegan chili with soy protein. The veggie burgers are made with egg whites. A 5-minute walk from the Bethesda Metro station
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Jaleo
7271 Woodmont Ave.
Bethesda, Md.
301-913-0003
jaleo.com
Jaleo is a Spanish Tapas restaurant and is committed to creating foods using a wide array of spices and ingredients. Check out the Verduras section of the menu for many delicious vegan options, such as Espinacas a la catalana. You can find some of Jose Andres’, the Executive Chef, recipes in Great Chefs Cook Vegan.
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Lebanese Taverna
7141 Arlington Rd.
Bethesda, Md.
301-951-8681
lebanesetaverna.com
Offers more than 20 vegetarian dishes, including delicious kabobs.
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Noodles & Company
7101 Democracy Blvd.
Bethesda, Md.
301-365-5050
noodles.com
Inexpensive noodle house serving many vegetarian dishes, with most vegan as-is. Most non-vegan entrées can easily be made vegan upon request.
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Passage to India
4931 Cordell Ave.
Bethesda, Md.
301-656-3373
passagetoindia.info
Vegan-friendly Indian restaurant with over twenty vegan appetizers, entrees, and desserts representing East, West, North, and South Indian cuisine. Most vegan items are marked with a V. Located near the Bethesda Metro station.
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Puree
4903 Elm St.
Bethesda, Md.
pureejuicebar.com
Enjoy all-vegan, organic fresh pressed juices, purees with fresh produce and nut milks, shakes, and raw foods and desserts at this new, juice bar.
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Qdoba
7101 Democracy Blvd.
Bethesda, Md.
301-365-3166
qdoba.com
Serves freshly made, inexpensive Tex-Mex food. Vegan options for burritos and tacos include black beans, pinto beans, fajita vegetables, grilled vegetables, and cilantro lime rice. The tortilla soup is also vegan, as well as the ranchera sauce and cilantro lime vinaigrette dressing.
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Sala Thai
4828 Cordell Ave.
Bethesda, Md.
301-654-4676
salathaidc.com
Thai restaurant with a vegetarian menu section. Be sure to ask which dishes can be made without fish sauce.
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Sweetgreen
4831 Bethesda Ave.
Bethesda, Md.
301-654-7336
sweetgreen.com
With more than 30 vegetarian toppings (from chickpeas and falafel to sunflower seeds or roasted tofu) it’s easy to veganize your meal here. The sabzi and "chic p" salads are vegan by default.
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Bowie
California Tortilla
3941 Evergreen Pkwy.
Bowie, Md.
301-464-6405
californiatortilla.com
Inexpensive Tex-Mex fare. Great bean and rice or vegetable burritos and salads. Be sure to specify no cheese and no sour cream, or just order their vegan-ready "No-Meato Burrito". The guacamole and chips are also vegan.
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Chevy Chase
Chipotle
4771 Willard Ave.
Chevy Chase, Md.
301-654-6661
chipotle.com
Inexpensive Tex-Mex fast food restaurant with burritos and bowls of black beans, rice, vegan guacamole, grilled vegetables and several salsas. The pinto beans are not vegetarian. A 10-minute walk from the Friendship Heights Metro station.
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Indique Heights
2 Wisconsin Cir.
Chevy Chase, Md.
301-656-4822
indiqueheights.com
Indian restaurant offers plenty of vegan dishes from a separate vegetarian menu. Try the Tamarind sorbet for dessert!
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Clarksville
Great SageV
5809 Clarksville Square Dr.
Clarksville, Md.
443-535-9400
greatsage.com
All-vegan, organic restaurant. Menu changes seasonally with vegan brunch on Sundays until 3pm. Gluten-free and soy-free menu items are noted. Right next to Roots Market, a vegan-friendly grocery store. A local favorite.
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College Park
California Tortilla
7419 Baltimore Ave.
College Park, Md.
301-927-8500
californiatortilla.com
Inexpensive Tex-Mex fare. Great bean and rice or vegetable burritos and salads. Be sure to specify no cheese and no sour cream, or just order their vegan-ready "No-Meato Burrito". The guacamole and chips are also vegan.
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Chipotle
7332 Baltimore Ave.
College Park, Md.
240-582-0015
chipotle.com
Inexpensive Tex-Mex fast food restaurant with burritos and bowls of black beans, rice, vegan guacamole, grilled vegetables and several salsas. The pinto beans are not vegetarian.
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Hard Times Cafe
4738 Cherry Hill Rd.
College Park, Md.
301-474-8880
hardtimes.com
Relaxed restaurant renowned for its fantastic, homemade vegan chili with soy protein. The veggie burgers are made with egg whites. Priced under $7.00.
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Noodles & Company
7320 Baltimore Ave.
College Park, Md.
301-779-5300
noodles.com
Inexpensive noodle house serving many vegetarian dishes, with most vegan as-is. Most non-vegan entrées can easily be made vegan upon request.
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Seven Seas Restaurant
8503 Baltimore Ave.
College Park, Md.
301-345-5808
sevenseascp.com
Asian restaurant featuring vegetarian pork, chicken, ham, and beef. 20% off all vegetarian dishes on Tuesdays, with additional discounts posted on the website. Be sure to specify no eggs or chicken stock.
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Columbia
Chipotle
6181 Old Dobbin Ln.
Columbia, Md.
410-872-8688
chipotle.com
Inexpensive Tex-Mex fast food restaurant with burritos and bowls of black beans, rice, vegan guacamole, grilled vegetables and several salsas. The pinto beans are not vegetarian.
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Jesse Wong’s Asean Bistro
8775 Centre Park Dr.
Columbia, Md.
410-772-5300
aseanbistro.com
Asian restaurant offering several vegetarian menu items, including a vegetarian chicken dish. Be sure to specify no chicken stock.
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Mango GroveV
6365-B Dobbin Ctr.
Columbia, Md.
410-884-3426
themangogrove.net
Fantastic all-vegetarian Indian restaurant. Not open daily; be sure to call for hours
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Noodles & Company
6191 Old Dobbin Ln.
Columbia, Md.
410-872-3729
noodles.com
Inexpensive noodle house serving many vegetarian dishes, with most vegan as-is. Most non-vegan entrées can easily be made vegan upon request.
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Qdoba
6476 Dobbin Center Way Ste. 800
Columbia, Md.
410-740-6977
qdoba.com
Serves freshly made, inexpensive Tex-Mex food. Vegan options for burritos and tacos include black beans, pinto beans, fajita vegetables, grilled vegetables, and cilantro lime rice. The tortilla soup is also vegan, as well as the ranchera sauce and cilantro lime vinaigrette dressing.
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Red Robin
8640 Snowden River Pkwy.
Columbia, Md.
410-312-0214
redrobin.com
Make almost any of the burgers vegan by substituting a Boca patty and requesting no cheese or mayo. Customize your burger with toppings such as avocados, balsamic marinated tomatoes, sauteed mushrooms and onions, fajita vegetables, grilled pineapple, and more!
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Fort Washington
Bangkok Golden
9503 Livingston Rd.
Fort Washington, Md.
301-248-8810
bangkokgolden.com
Thai restaurant offering a vegetarian menu for lunch and dinner. Be sure to specify no egg or fish sauce.
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Frederick
California Tortilla
1700 Kingfisher Drive, Ste. 15
Frederick, Md.
301-631-1996
californiatortilla.com
Inexpensive Tex-Mex fare. Great bean and rice or vegetable burritos and salads. Be sure to specify no cheese and no sour cream, or just order their vegan-ready "No-Meato Burrito". The guacamole and chips are vegan
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Casa-Rico
1399 W. Patrick St.
Frederick, Md.
301-663-3107
casaricos.com
Mexican restaurant with a separate vegetarian menu section, including burritos and vegetable, mango, and mushroom fajitas. Most items may be ordered without cheese or sour cream. Note that the guacamole is not vegan.
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China Garden
506 W. Patrick St.
Frederick, Md.
301-695-5055
Chinese restaurant with a variety of vegan dishes. Veggie fried rice can be made vegan by requesting no egg, and the spring rolls are also vegan. Note that the fortune cookies are not vegan.
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Chipotle
5223 Buckeystown Pike
Frederick, Md.
301-846-0933
chipotle.com
Inexpensive Tex-Mex fast food restaurant with burritos and bowls of black beans, rice, vegan guacamole, grilled vegetables and several salsas. The pinto beans are not vegetarian. Located at the intersection of 7th St and G street.
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Hinode
110 E. Patrick St.
Frederick, Md.
301-620-2943
hinodefrederick.com
Sit-down sushi restaurant with a dozen vegan sushi rolls. Also features tasty vegan salads like the avocado or asparagus salad with miso and sesame.
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Hunan Gourmet
915 7th St.
Frederick, Md.
301-695-0446
myhunangourmet.com
Chinese restaurant offering several mock meat dishes.
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Red Robin
5582 Spectrum Dr.
Frederick, Md.
301-620-1081
www.redrobin.com
Make almost any of the burgers vegan by substituting a Boca patty and requesting no cheese or mayo. Customize your burger with toppings such as avocados, balsamic marinated tomatoes, sauteed mushrooms and onions, grilled zucchini, grilled pineapple, and more!
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Gaithersburg
Burma Road
617 S. Frederick Ave.
Gaithersburg, Md.
301-963-1429
www.burmaroad.biz
A Burmese restaurant with several appetizers and entrees that can be made vegetarian (specify no fish sauce). Try the Pickled Tea Leaf Salad.
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California Pizza Kitchen
136 Boardwalk Pl.
Gaithersburg, Md.
301-330-0681
cpk.com
Pizza chain focusing on interesting California-style pizza like Japanese Eggplant Pizza & Tricolored Salad Pizza (both of which can be made vegan) as well as soup, pasta, and sandwiches. Offers a list of which items can be made vegetarian or vegan.
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Chipotle
96 Main St.
Gaithersburg, Md.
301-926-3875
chipotle.com
Inexpensive Tex-Mex fast food restaurant with burritos and bowls of black beans, rice, vegan guacamole, grilled vegetables and several salsas. The pinto beans are not vegetarian.
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Chipotle
564 N. Frederick Ave.
Gaithersburg, Md.
240-632-1228
chipotle.com
Inexpensive Tex-Mex fast food restaurant with burritos and bowls of black beans, rice, vegan guacamole, grilled vegetables and several salsas. The pinto beans are not vegetarian.
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Hunan Café
18749 N. Frederick Ave.
Gaithersburg, Md.
301-519-8688
Hunan Cafe just introduced an all-vegan menu! Try the Veggie Chicken with Broccoli, the Veggie Shrimp with Garlic Sauce, or the Pepper-Veggie Steak. All lunch dishes come with a veg spring roll and steamed rice, and all mock meats are made from soy protein. Stop in the restaurant or call for delivery.
Madras PalaceV
74 Bureau Dr.
Gaithersburg, Md.
301-977-1600
All-vegetarian Indian food with a great lunch buffet daily.
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Minerva Cuisine
16240 S. Frederick Rd.
Gaithersburg, Md.
301-948-9898
minervacuisine.com
Indian restaurant with large vegetarian section on the menu, including many vegan options. Make sure to specify no ghee.
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Noodles & Company
177 Kentlands Blvd.
Gaithersburg, Md.
301-926-5901
noodles.com
Inexpensive noodle house serving many vegetarian dishes, with most vegan as-is. Most non-vegan entrées can easily be made vegan upon request.
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Ricky’s Rice Bowl
544 N. Frederick Rd.
Gaithersburg, Md.
301-963-2695
This Asian inspired restaurant offers tofu and veggie bowls with your choice of dressing. Curry sauce contains chicken broth.
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Germantown
El Mexicano
13016 Middlebrook Rd.
Germantown, Md.
301-972-0500
lamexicanaonline.com
Inexpensive Mexican food with some vegetarian options, most of which can be made vegan by requesting no cheese. The beans and guacamole are vegan.
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Elevation Burger
19865 Century Blvd.
Germantown, Md.
301-515-7889
elevationburger.com
Burger chain offering two veggie burgers with your choice of 11 toppings. Veggie burger #2 is vegan, while #1 is not. The fries are cooked in olive oil, and they offer a variety of salads as well.
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EN Asian Bistro & Sushi Bar
19833 Century Blvd.
Germantown, Md.
301-916-2258
enbistro.com
Traditional Japanese, Chinese, and Thai fare with a flair for the trendy. EN has a variety of vegan options, from coconut curried tofu to veggie meats including "chicken" (soy protein), "beef" (gluten), and "shrimp" (white yam). All dishes use vegetable oils, and there is no MSG.
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Red Robin
20001 Century Blvd.
Germantown, Md.
301-528-0065
redrobin.com
Make almost any of the burgers vegan by substituting a Boca patty and requesting no cheese or mayo. Customize your burger with toppings such as avocados, balsamic marinated tomatoes, sautéed mushrooms and onions, fajita vegetables, grilled pineapple, and more!
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Sabai Sabai Thai Restaurant
19847M Century Blvd.
Germantown, Md.
301-528-1400
sabaisimplythai.com
This Thai restaurant offers more than 20 vegetarian options, most of them vegan and several with veggie meat. Dishes include crispy herbal tofu (one of the most popular items on the menu), and "You Think It’s Duck Curry."
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Greenbelt
Bombay Masala
8825 Greenbelt Rd.
Greenbelt, Md.
301-552-1600
bombaymasalarestaurant.com
Indian restaurant offering a vegetarian menu section, with more than half the dishes vegan.
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Chipotle
5506 Cherrywood Ln.
Greenbelt, Md.
301-982-6722
chipotle.com
Inexpensive Tex-Mex fast food restaurant with burritos and bowls of black beans, rice, vegan guacamole, grilled vegetables and several salsas. The pinto beans are not vegetarian.
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New Deal Cafe
113 Centerway, Roosevelt Center
Greenbelt, Md.
301-474-5642
newdealcafe.com
Great vegan soups, sandwiches, and desserts. A 10-minute bus ride or 1.5-mile walk from the Greenbelt Metro station.
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Hyattsville
Busboys and Poets
5331 Baltimore Ave.
Hyattsville, Md.
301-779-2787
busboysandpoets.com
Cafe and performance space featuring over a dozen vegan dishes, including vegan pepperoni calzones, soy cheese pizza and "egg" scramble.
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Caribbean Delight
7811 Riggs Rd.
Riggs-University Center
Hyattsville, Md.
301-439-1270
Inexpensive West Indian carry-out with great vegetarian entrees and sides. Try the curried vegetables, fried plantains, and vegetable patties.
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Elevation Burger
5501 Baltimore Ave.
Hyattsville, Md.
301-985-6869
elevationburger.com
This small burger chain offers two veggie burgers with your choice of 11 toppings. Veggie burger #2 is vegan, while #1 is not. The fries are cooked in olive oil. They offer salads as well, and nothing on the menu contains any trans fat.
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Qdoba
6450 America Blvd.
Hyattsville, Md.
301-985-1260
qdoba.com
Serves freshly made, inexpensive Tex-Mex food. Vegan options for burritos and tacos include black beans, pinto beans, fajita vegetables, grilled vegetables, and cilantro lime rice. The tortilla soup is also vegan, as well as the ranchera sauce and cilantro lime vinaigrette dressing.
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Langley Park
WoodlandsV
8046 New Hampshire Ave.
Langley Park, Md.
301-434-4202
woodlandsrestaurants.com
All-vegetarian Indian restaurant. Offers a lunch buffet and a full menu, including curries, soups, rice specialties, dosas, and a few Chinese-style dishes. Some items contain dairy.
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Laurel
California Tortilla
13600 Baltimore Ave., Ste. 300
Laurel, Md.
301-725-6002
californiatortilla.com
Inexpensive Tex-Mex fare. Great bean and rice or vegetable burritos and salads. Be sure to specify no cheese and no sour cream, or just order their vegan-ready "No-Meato Burrito". The guacamole and chips are vegan.
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Chipotle
14354 Baltimore Ave.
Laurel, Md.
301-604-2241
chipotle.com
Inexpensive Tex-Mex fast food restaurant with burritos and bowls of black beans, rice, vegan guacamole, grilled vegetables and several salsas. The pinto beans are not vegetarian.
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Hunan House
11200 Scaggsville Rd., Ste. 106
Laurel, Md.
301-725-1226
hunan-house.com
Chinese restaurant with a vegetarian section on the menu. Also features a special menu section with delicious meat-free "chicken," made from textured vegetable protein. All of the chicken dishes can be ordered with the vegetarian chicken, and many appetizers, soups and noodle dishes are vegetarian.
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Mt. Rainier
Sweet and NaturalV
4009 34th St.
Mt. Rainier, Md.
301-277-9338
sweetandnatural.com
All-vegan bakery and cafe, serving a variety of vegan baked goods and a rotating food menu plus Sunday brunch. Sweet and Natural also supplies vegan desserts to a variety of retail stores in the area.
National Harbor
Elevation Burger
108 Waterfront St.
National Harbor, Md.
301-749-4014
elevationburger.com
This small burger chain offers two veggie burgers with your choice of 11 toppings. Veggie burger #2 is vegan, while #1 is not. The fries are cooked in olive oil. They offer salads as well, and nothing on the menu contains any trans fat.
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North Bethesda
Asteroids Cafe
4836 Boiling Brook Parkway
North Bethesda, Md.
301-231-6501
asteroidscafe.com
Asteroids Cafe offers an innovative Middle-Eastern inspired menu with a variety of vegan appetizer, sandwich, and platter options. Try the fried cauliflower, veggie lovers platter, and more.
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P.F. Chang’s
11301 Rockville Pike
North Bethesda, Md.
301-230-6933
pfchangs.com
Asian cuisine with a separate vegan menu. Visit PFChangs.com for more locations in the D.C.-Metro area.
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Olney
California Tortilla
18101 Village Center Dr.
Olney, Md.
301-570-2522
californiatortilla.com
Inexpensive Tex-Mex fare. Great bean and rice or vegetable burritos and salads. Be sure to specify no cheese and no sour cream, or just order their vegan-ready "No-Meato Burrito". The guacamole and chips are vegan.
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Olney Ale House
2000 Olney-Sandy Spring Rd.
Olney, Md.
301-774-6708
olneyalehouse.com
American fare priced under $10.00. Offers a separate vegetarian section on menu.
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Potomac
California Tortilla
7727 Tuckerman Ln.
Potomac, Md.
301-765-3600
californiatortilla.com
Inexpensive Tex-Mex fare. Great bean and rice or vegetable burritos and salads. Be sure to specify no cheese and no sour cream, or just order their vegan-ready "No-Meato Burrito". The guacamole and chips are vegan.
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Elevation Burger
12525 Park Potomac Ave., Bldg G, Unit D
Potomac, Md.
301-838-4010
elevationburger.com
This small burger chain offers two veggie burgers with your choice of 11 toppings. Veggie burger #2 is vegan, while #1 is not. The fries are cooked in olive oil. They offer salads as well, and nothing on the menu contains any trans fat.
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Founding Farmers
12505 Park Potomac Ave
Potomac, Md.
301-340-8783
wearefoundingfarmers.com
Popular Green Certified Restaurant with a mouth-watering selection of vegan dishes on their vegetarian menu section! Try the vegan "Bacon" Burger or Tomato Cider Glazed Meatloaf.
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Riverdale
The Calvert House
6211 Baltimore Ave.
Riverdale, Md.
301-864-5220
calverthouseinn.com
This family-owned restaurant has several, clearly-labeled vegan items on its menu and offers Daiya vegan cheese for its pizzas. Located near the University of Maryland.
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Rockville
California Tortilla
199 E. Montgomery Ave.
Rockville, Md.
301-610-6500
californiatortilla.com
Inexpensive Tex-Mex fare. Great bean and rice or vegetable burritos and salads. Be sure to specify no cheese and no sour cream, or just order their vegan-ready "No-Meato Burrito". The guacamole and chips are vegan. Located across from the Rockville Metro station.
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Chipotle
865-B Rockville Pike
Rockville, Md.
301-279-5461
chipotle.com
Inexpensive Tex-Mex fast food restaurant with burritos and bowls of black beans, rice, vegan guacamole, grilled vegetables and several salsas. The pinto beans are not vegetarian.
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Chipotle
11830 Rockville Pike
Ste. 17B
Rockville, Md.
301-881-2600
chipotle.com
Inexpensive Tex-Mex fast food restaurant with burritos and bowls of black beans, rice, vegan guacamole, grilled vegetables and several salsas. The pinto beans are not vegetarian.
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Chipotle
14925 Shady Grove Rd.
Rockville, Md.
301-838-9222
chipotle.com
Inexpensive Tex-Mex fast food restaurant with burritos and bowls of black beans, rice, vegan guacamole, grilled vegetables and several salsas. The pinto beans are not vegetarian.
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Hard Times Cafe
1117 Nelson St.
Rockville, Md.
301-294-9720
hardtimes.com
Relaxed restaurant renowned for its fantastic, homemade vegan chili with soy protein. The veggie burgers are made with egg whites, however. View menu
India Garden
1321-C Rockville Pike
Rockville, Md.
301-838-0000
indiagardenrockville.com
Indian restaurant with a separate vegetarian section on the menu with several vegan options. A 15-minute walk from the Twinbrook Metro station
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Joe’s Noodle House
1488-C Rockville Pike
Rockville, Md.
301-881-5518
joesnoodlehouse.com
Authentic Szechuan Chinese restaurant with a separate vegetarian menu. Some items on the vegetarian menu may actually be made with chicken broth or lard so be sure to ask
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Lebanese Taverna Cafe
1605 Rockville Pike
Rockville, Md.
301-468-9086
lebanesetaverna.com
Offers more than ten vegetarian dishes, including delicious falafel. Located near the Twinbrook Metro station.
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Lebanese Taverna Cafe
115 A Gibbs St.
Rockville, Md.
301-309-8681
lebanesetaverna.com
Offers more than ten vegetarian dishes, including delicious falafel.
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Noodles & Company
1609-B Rockville Pike
Rockville, Md.
301-468-9191
noodles.com
Inexpensive noodle house serving many vegetarian dishes, with most vegan as-is. Most non-vegan entrées can easily be made vegan upon request. Located near the Twinbrook Metro station.
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Noodles & Company
101 Gibbs St.
Rockville, Md.
301-279-0903
noodles.com
Inexpensive noodle house serving many vegetarian dishes, with most vegan as-is. Most non-vegan entrées can easily be made vegan upon request.
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Qdoba
128 Rollins Ave.
Rockville, Md.
301-358-2271
qdoba.com
Serves freshly made, inexpensive Tex-Mex food. Vegan options for burritos and tacos include black beans, pinto beans, fajita vegetables, grilled vegetables, and cilantro lime rice. The tortilla soup is also vegan, as well as the ranchera sauce and cilantro lime vinaigrette dressing.
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Seven Seas
1776 E. Jefferson St.
Rockville, Md.
301-770-5020
sevenseasrestaurant.com
Excellent Chinese and Japanese cuisine, with separate tofu and vegetable sections on the menu. Try the seasonal Chinese greens sautéed with garlic or select from a variety of gourmet mushrooms, many sourced from nearby farms.
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Siena’s Pizzeria
11417 Woodglen Dr.
Rockville, Md.
301-770-7474
sienasrestaurant.com
Nearly all-vegetarian pizzeria and restaurant with a variety of vegan meat toppings , vegan dough and sauce, and Middle Eastern fare. Certified kosher. Located near the White Flint Metro station.
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Taste of Saigon
20 A Maryland Ave.
Rockville, Md.
301-424-7222
tasteofsaigon.com
This "exotic fusion" restaurant includes Indian and Middle Eastern cuisine. Vegetarian dishes, many of which are vegan, are clearly marked. Note some dishes are made with fish sauce.
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Thai Pavilion
29 Maryland Ave.
Rockville, Md.
301-545-0244
thaipavilionrestaurant.com
Located in Rockville Town Square, this Thai restaurant offers a separate vegetarian menu with many tofu dishes including pad thai tofu, and vegetarian pa ram.
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Yuan FuV
798 Rockville Pike
Rockville, Md.
301-762-5937
yuanfuvegetarian.com
All-vegan Chinese restaurant with a wide selection of vegetarian meats, along with delicious vegetable, noodle, soup and tofu dishes.
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Silver Spring
Addis Ababa
8233 Fenton St.
Silver Spring, Md.
301-589-1400
addisababarestaurant.com
Delicious Ethiopian fare with a vegetarian menu section. A 10-minute walk from the Silver Spring Metro station.
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Adega Wine Cellars and Café
8519 Fenton St.
Silver Spring, Md.
301-608-2200
adegawinecellars.com
Offers vegetarian salads, sandwiches and wraps. Choose a bottle of wine from the wine shop to go with dinner at your table. Tofu can be substituted for meat in most dishes. For vegan options, request no cheese or pesto.
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Bombay Gaylord
8401 Georgia Ave.
Silver Spring, Md.
301-565-2528
bombaygaylord.com
An exquisite Indian restaurant that serves a wide variety of flavorful vegan and vegetarian dishes and specialties. A short walk from the Silver Spring Metro station.
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California Tortilla
10721-A Columbia Pike
Silver Spring, Md.
301-593-3955
californiatortilla.com
Inexpensive Tex-Mex fare. Great bean and rice or vegetable burritos and salads. Be sure to specify no cheese and no sour cream. The guacamole and chips are vegan.
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Chipotle
907 Ellsworth Ave.
Silver Spring, Md.
301-608-3688
chipotle.com
Inexpensive Tex-Mex fast food restaurant with burritos and bowls of black beans, rice, vegan guacamole, grilled vegetables and several salsas. The pinto beans are not vegetarian. Located near the Silver Spring Metro station.
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Chipotle
12060 Cherry Hill Rd.
Silver Spring, Md.
301-586-0430
chipotle.com
Inexpensive Tex-Mex fast food restaurant with burritos and bowls of black beans, rice, vegan guacamole, grilled vegetables and several salsas. The pinto beans are not vegetarian.
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Hunan Manor
11237 New Hampshire Ave.
Silver Spring, Md.
301-681-5360
hunanmanorrestaurant.com
Offers flavorful vegan "meat" and Chinese vegetable dishes in a vegetarian menu section.
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Langano Ethiopian Restaurant
8305 Georgia Ave.
Silver Spring, Md.
301-563-6700
Inexpensive Ethiopian restaurant offering a vegetarian menu section Located near the Silver Spring Metro station.
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Lebanese Taverna Cafe
933 Ellsworth Dr.
Silver Spring, Md.
301-588-1192
lebanesetaverna.com
Offers more than ten vegetarian dishes, including delicious falafel. Located near the Silver Spring Metro station.
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Mandalay
930 Bonifant St.
Silver Spring, Md.
301-585-0500
mandalayrestaurantcafe.com
Restaurant and bar specializing in Burmese cuisine offering a large vegetarian menu section that is almost all-vegan. Try the coconut milk vegan ice cream for dessert. A 10-minute walk from the Silver Spring Metro station.
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Noodles & Company
905 Ellsworth Dr.
Silver Spring, Md.
301-588-5312
noodles.com
Inexpensive noodle house serving many vegetarian dishes, with most vegan as-is. Most non-vegan entrées can easily be made vegan upon request. Located near the Silver Spring Metro station.
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Palais de Lune
8315 Grubb Rd.
Silver Spring, Md.
301-608-2655
Chinese restaurant offering a "Vegetarian TVP" mock meat section on the menu.
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Pho-Hiep Hoa
921 Ellsworth Dr
Silver Spring, Md.
301-588-5808
phohiephoa.com
This Vietnamese restaurant has a vegan broth available for the pho (be sure to ask as it isn’t clear on the menu), and both soft and fried tofu.
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Pho-Hiep Hoa
2211 University Blvd W
Silver Spring, Md.
301-933-7660
phohiephoa.com
This Vietnamese restaurant has a vegan broth available for the pho (be sure to ask as it isn’t clear on the menu), and both soft and fried tofu.
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Qdoba
8515 Colesville Rd., Unit A-1
Silver Spring, Md.
301-565-8192
qdoba.com
Serves freshly made, inexpensive Tex-Mex food. Vegan options for burritos and tacos include black beans, pinto beans, fajita vegetables, grilled vegetables, and cilantro lime rice. The tortilla soup is also vegan, as well as the ranchera sauce and cilantro lime vinaigrette dressing.
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Saigonese Restaurant
11232 Grandview Ave.
Silver Spring, Md.
301-946-8002
saigoneserestaurants.com
Offering more than 25 vegetarian dishes. Vegan favorites include black-peppered gluten, charcoal-grilled tofu, and spicy lemongrass tofu soup. A 5-minute walk from the Wheaton Metro station.
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Thai at Silver Spring
921 Ellsworth Dr.
Silver Spring, Md.
301-650-0666
thaiatsilverspring.com
Thai cuisine with a fine dining atmosphere. Meat-free entrées can be found in the vegetarian section of the menu. Be sure to specify no fish sauce.
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zpizza
815 Ellsworth Dr.
Silver Spring, Md.
301-495-5536
zpizza.com
Serving brick-oven pizza made with vegan cheese and veggie meat crumbles. Try the "Berkeley Vegan" Pizza or make your own. Vegan, gluten-free crust also available!
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Takoma Park
Capital City Cheesecake
7071 Carroll Ave.
Takoma Park, Md.
301-270-7260
capitalcitycheesecakes.com
Offers a variety of vegan cheesecakes, cheesecake bites, and cheesecake truffles as well as daily wraps and salads which can easily by made vegan. The whole wheat bagels are vegan, and they offer vegan cream cheese and soy milk. Call in advance for the daily vegan cheesecake offerings.
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Mark’s Kitchen
7006 Carroll Ave.
Takoma Park, Md.
301-270-1884
markskitchen.com
Specializes in Asian cuisine, open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Located near the Takoma Metro station.
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Middle Eastern Cuisine
7006 Carroll Ave.
Takoma Park, Md.
301-270-5154
middleasterncuisine.com
Middle Eastern fare including fresh hummus, falafel and delicious vegan baklava. Home to the Olive Lounge, a small, separate bar in the back of the restaurant. Located near the Takoma Metro station.
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Roscoe’s Pizzeria
7040 Carroll Ave.
Takoma Park, Md.
301-920-0804
roscoespizzeria.com
Neapolitan-style pizzeria with an excellent selection of vegetarian and vegan options (including daiya vegan cheese, house-made cashew cheese and vegetarian pepperoni) and a full bar.
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Tiffin
1341 University Blvd E
Takoma Park, Md.
301-434-9200
tiffinrestaurant.com
Carryout and dine in Indian restaurant with a separate vegetarian section on the menu.
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Wheaton
The Limerick Pub
11301 Elkin St.
Wheaton, Md.
301-946-3232
thelimerickpub.net
Pub offering vegan meatloaf, mushroom sandwiches, and other vegan options.
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Virginia

Alexandria
Bamboo Garden Restaurant
6331-B S. Kings Hwy.
Alexandria, Va.
703-768-2338
Chinese fare with a separate vegetarian menu offering over 24 vegan chicken and tofu dishes.
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Caboose Café
2419 Mt. Vernon Ave.
Alexandria, Va.
703-566-1283
caboose-cafe.com
This quaint café offers a variety of vegetarian and vegan options such as the hummus and cucumber sandwich. For dinner, try the vegan Ethiopian dishes. Located near the Braddock Road Metro station.
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California Tortilla
301 Swamp Fox Rd.
Alexandria, Va.
703-329-3333
californiatortilla.com
Inexpensive Tex-Mex fare. Great bean and rice or vegetable burritos and salads. Be sure to specify no cheese and no sour cream, or just order their vegan-ready "No-Meato Burrito". The guacamole and chips are vegan.
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Chipotle
601 King St.
Alexandria, Va.
703-548-5169
chipotle.com
Inexpensive Tex-Mex fast food restaurant with burritos and bowls of black beans, rice, vegan guacamole, grilled vegetables and several salsas. The pinto beans are not vegetarian. Located at the intersection of 7th St and G street.
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Chipotle
5955 Kingstown Towne Ctr.
Alexandria, Va.
703-924-6018
chipotle.com
Inexpensive Tex-Mex fast food restaurant with burritos and bowls of black beans, rice, vegan guacamole, grilled vegetables and several salsas. The pinto beans are not vegetarian. Located at the intersection of 7th St and G street.
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Hard Times Cafe
1404 King St.
Alexandria, Va.
703-837-0050
hardtimes.com
Relaxed restaurant renowned for its fantastic, homemade vegan chili with soy protein. The veggie burgers are made with egg whites. A 5-minute walk from the King Street Metro station.
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Moe’s Southwest Grill
7698 Richmond Hwy.
Alexandria, Va.
703-660-1000
moes.com
This inexpensive Tex-Mex chain offers delicious burritos, fajitas, and tacos with tofu and vegan guacamole. Priced under $7.00. Be sure to specify no cheese and no sour cream.
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Nickell’s and Scheffler
1028 King St.
Alexandria, Va.
703-549-5545
nsfinefood.com
This café serves entrees, sandwiches, soups and salads, with vegetarian and vegan selections highlighted. Create your own panini to make it vegan, or choose from the many vegan sides. The vinaigrette dressings are vegan.
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Noodles & Company
7702 Richmond Hwy.
Alexandria, Va.
703-718-2126
noodles.com
Inexpensive noodle house serving many vegetarian dishes, with most vegan as-is. Most non-vegan entrées can easily be made vegan upon request.
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Noodles & Company
3105 Duke St.
Alexandria, Va.
703-212-0008
noodles.com
Inexpensive noodle house serving many vegetarian dishes, with most vegan as-is. Most non-vegan entrées can easily be made vegan upon request.
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Noodles & Company
5900 Kingstowne Blvd.
Alexandria, Va.
703-971-0179
noodles.com
Inexpensive noodle house serving many vegetarian dishes, with most vegan as-is. Most non-vegan entrées can easily be made vegan upon request.
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Oriental Star
3221 Duke St.
Alexandria, Va.
703-370-4100
orientalstarva.com
Offers dozens of vegetarian seafood, pork, beef, and chicken dishes. Be sure to specify no chicken stock.
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The Perfect Pita
951 N. Fairfax St.
Alexandria, Va.
703-683-8805
theperfectpita.com
Mediterranean fast food restaurant with clearly marked vegan option like white bean salad, tabbouli and falafel sandwiches. NOTE: Their hummus contains feta cheese, and the tzatziki sauce that comes on the falafel contains yogurt.
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The Perfect Pita
1640 King St.
Alexandria, Va.
703-683-4330
theperfectpita.com
Mediterranean fast food restaurant with clearly marked vegan option like white bean salad, tabbouli and falafel sandwiches. NOTE: Their hummus contains feta cheese, and the tzatziki sauce that comes on the falafel contains yogurt.
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Quattro Formaggi
1725 Duke Street
Alexandria, Va.
703-548-8111
www.4maggi.com
They have a separate vegan section with several tofu-based dishes, like Tofu Piccata. But check out the rest of the menu for more vegetarian options and look for daily vegetarian specials.
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Red Rocks Firebrick Pizzeria
904 King St.
Alexandria, Va.
703-717-9873
firebrickpizza.com
Neapolitan-style brick oven pizza with toppings that include broccolini, eggplant, and sun-dried tomatoes. This location does not have vegan cheese.
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Taqueria Poblano
2400-B Mount Vernon Ave.
Alexandria, Va.
703-548-8226
taqueriapoblano.com
A Mexican restaurant that uses no lard or chicken stock. Guacamole, refried beans and Mexican rice are vegan. For additional vegan options be sure to ask for no cheese. Note: the avocado dressing has egg in it.
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Vermilion
1120 King St.
Alexandria, Va.
703-684-9669
vermilionrestaurant.com
This upscale restaurant specializes in American-style cooking, and offers a vegetarian tasting-menu. They will also make a custom vegan dish if requested, but be sure to call ahead to see if they have necessary ingredients.
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zpizza
6328-C Richmond Hwy.
Alexandria, Va.
703-660-8443
zpizza.com
Serving brick-oven pizza made with vegan cheese and veggie meat crumbles. Try the "Berkeley Vegan" Pizza or make your own. Vegan, gluten-free crust also available!
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zpizza
3217 Duke St.
Alexandria, Va.
703-600-1193
zpizza.com
Serving brick-oven pizza made with vegan cheese and veggie meat crumbles. Try the "Berkeley Vegan" Pizza or make your own. Vegan, gluten-free crust also available!
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Annandale
Pho Hot
7442-A Little River Tpke.
Annandale, Va.
703-333-5955
phohot.com
This Vietnamese restaurant has a separate vegetarian menu that includes many vegan dishes. Pho Hot offers veggie rolls, soups, sandwiches, and rice dishes and lots of tofu!
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Arlington
Aladdin’s Eatery
4044 Campbell Ave.
Arlington, Va.
703-894-4401
aladdinseatery.com
Natural food restaurant serving Middle Eastern fare. Menu with separate vegetarian section offers a variety of inexpensive vegan options, along with delicious juices and smoothies.
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Aroma
4052 S. Campell Ave.
Arlington, Va.
703-575-8800
aromarestaurant.com
Indian restaurant with vegan soups and a vegetarian section of the menu.
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Bangkok 54
2919 Columbia Pike
Arlington, Va.
703-521-4070
bangkok54restaurant.com
Thai restaurant with a separate vegetarian section. Try the Spicy Roasted Tofu with Basil. Be sure to specify no fish sauce or shrimp.
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Busboys and Poets
4251 S. Campbell Ave.
Arlington, Va.
703-379-9756
busboysandpoets.com
Cafe and performance space featuring over a dozen vegan dishes, including vegan pepperoni calzones. Don’t miss the coconut tofu bites. Vegan-friendly brunch menu, too.
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California Pizza Kitchen
1201 S. Hayes St.
Ste. F
Arlington, Va.
703-412-4900
cpk.com
Pizza chain focusing on interesting California-style pizza like Japanese Eggplant Pizza & Tricolored Salad Pizza (both of which can be made vegan) as well as soup, pasta, and sandwiches. Offers a list of which items can be made vegetarian or vegan.
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California Tortilla
2057 Wilson Blvd.
Arlington, Va.
703-243-4151
californiatortilla.com
Inexpensive Tex-Mex fare. Great bean and rice or vegetable burritos and salads. Be sure to specify no cheese and no sour cream. The guacamole and chips are vegan. Located across the street from the Court House Metro station.
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Chipotle
2231 Crystal Dr., Ste. 100
Arlington, Va.
703-920-8779
chipotle.com
Inexpensive Tex-Mex fast food restaurant with burritos and bowls of black beans, rice, vegan guacamole, grilled vegetables and several salsas. The pinto beans are not vegetarian.
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Chipotle
4300 Wilson Blvd.
Arlington, Va.
703-243-9488
chipotle.com
Inexpensive Tex-Mex fast food restaurant with burritos and bowls of black beans, rice, vegan guacamole, grilled vegetables and several salsas. The pinto beans are not vegetarian.
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Chipotle
1735 N. Lynn St.
Arlington, Va.
703-294-6669
chipotle.com
Inexpensive Tex-Mex fast food restaurant with burritos and bowls of black beans, rice, vegan guacamole, grilled vegetables and several salsas. The pinto beans are not vegetarian.
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Chop’t
1735 N. Lynn St.
Arlington, Va.
703-875-2888
choptsalad.com
A create-your-own-salad restaurant, Chop’t has many veg options! Choose your lettuce, toppings, and dressing. Many of the dressings are vegan. The bread and wraps have honey. Visit ChoptSalad.com for more locations in the D.C.-Metro area.
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Crystal Thai
4819 Arlington Blvd.
Arlington, Va.
703-522-1311
crystalthai.com
Delicious Thai cuisine served in an attractive dining atmosphere. The restaurant has a separate vegetarian menu section.
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Elevation Burger
2447 N. Harrison St.
Arlington, Va.
703-300-9467
elevationburger.com
This small burger chain offers two veggie burgers with your choice of 11 toppings. Veggie burger #2 is vegan, while #1 is not. The fries are cooked in olive oil. They offer salads as well, and nothing on the menu contains any trans fat.
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Galaxy Hut
2711 Wilson Blvd.
Arlington, Va.
703-525-8646
galaxyhut.com
Small restaurant & bar with live music. Dinner menu, available 5:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. daily, features several vegetarian and vegan options, including a BBQ sandwich (made with seitan) and veggie chili.
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Hard Times Cafe
3028 Wilson Blvd.
Arlington, Va.
703-528-2233
hardtimes.com
Relaxed restaurant renowned for its fantastic, homemade vegan chili with soy protein. The veggie burgers are made with egg whites. Located next to the Clarendon metro station.
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Jaleo
2250A Crystal Dr.
Arlington, Va.
703-413-8181
jaleo.com
Jaleo is a Spanish Tapas restaurant and is committed to creating foods using a wide array of spices and ingredients. Check out the Verduras section of the menu for many delicious vegan options, such as Espinacas a la catalana. You can find some of Jose Andres’, the Executive Chef, recipes in Great Chefs Cook Vegan.
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Lebanese Taverna
5900 Washington Blvd.
Arlington, Va.
703-241-8681
lebanesetaverna.com
Offers more than 20 vegetarian dishes, including delicious kabobs. Located near the East Falls Church Metro station.
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Lebanese Taverna
1101 S. Joyce St., Ste. B30
Arlington, Va.
703-415-8681
lebanesetaverna.com
Offers more than 20 vegetarian dishes, including delicious kabobs. Located near the Pentagon City Metro station.
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Lost Dog Cafe
2920 Columbia Pike
Arlington, Va.
703-553-7770
lostdogcafe.com
Lost Dog Cafe offers vegan cheese for any pizza. Choose from huge list of toppings to make your own. Also runs Lost Dog & Cat Rescue Foundation.
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Lost Dog Cafe
5876 Washington Blvd.
Arlington, Va.
703-237-1552
lostdogcafe.com
Lost Dog Cafe offers vegan cheese for any pizza. Choose from huge list of toppings to make your own. Also runs Lost Dog & Cat Rescue Foundation.
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Noodles & Company
4238 Wilson Blvd.
Arlington, Va.
571-527-1232
noodles.com
Inexpensive noodle house serving many vegetarian dishes, with most vegan as-is. Most non-vegan entrées can easily be made vegan upon request.
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Noodles & Company
1201 S. Joyce St.
Arlington, Va.
703-418-0001
noodles.com
Inexpensive noodle house serving many vegetarian dishes, with most vegan as-is. Most non-vegan entrées can easily be made vegan upon request.
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Noodles & Company
2011 Crystal Dr.
Arlington, Va.
703-979-1525
noodles.com
Inexpensive noodle house serving many vegetarian dishes, with most vegan as-is. Most non-vegan entrées can easily be made vegan upon request.
P.F. Chang’s
901 N. Glebe Rd.
Arlington, Va.
703-527-0955
pfchangs.com
Asian cuisine with a separate vegan menu. Visit PFChangs.com for more locations in the D.C.-Metro area.
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Pedro and Vinny’s
2599 Columbia Pike
Arlington, Va.
703-302-3999
www.pedroandvinnys.com
This burrito shack may not look like much from the outside, but inside they serve up fantastic burritos. By default they steam the tortilla with cheese on it, so if you want a vegan burrito be sure to mention that up front. Both kinds of beans and all of the sauces are vegan, just hold the cheese and sour cream.
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The Perfect Pita
1681 Crystal Square Arcade
Arlington, Va.
703-418-6656
theperfectpita.com
Mediterranean fast food restaurant with clearly marked vegan options like white bean salad, navy bean soup, tabbouli and falafel sandwiches (replace the tzatziki with hummus to make it vegan).
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The Perfect Pita
2345 Crystal Dr.
Arlington, Va.
703-412-9440
theperfectpita.com
Mediterranean fast food restaurant with clearly marked vegan options like white bean salad, navy bean soup, tabbouli and falafel sandwiches (replace the tzatziki with hummus to make it vegan).
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The Perfect Pita
2200 Clarendon Blvd. Plz. Level
Arlington, Va.
703-527-1511
theperfectpita.com
Mediterranean fast food restaurant with clearly marked vegan options like white bean salad, navy bean soup, tabbouli and falafel sandwiches (replace the tzatziki with hummus to make it vegan).
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Qdoba
Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA)
Arlington, Va.
qdoba.com
Serves freshly made, inexpensive Tex-Mex food. Vegan options for burritos and tacos include black beans, pinto beans, fajita vegetables, grilled vegetables, and cilantro lime rice. The tortilla soup is also vegan, as well as the ranchera sauce and cilantro lime vinaigrette dressing.
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Rabbit
3035 Clarendon Boulevard
Arlington, Va.
703-243-5660
rabbitsaladandgrill.com
Salad and sandwich shop with lots of vegetarian options, several of which can be made vegan upon request (be sure to tell your server). Try the grilled vegetables & crusted tofu (the smashed potatoes side is not vegan) or the rabbit salad (hold the pesto if vegan). The vinaigrette salad dressings are vegan (except the tomato w/ anchovy), other salad dressings are not. Have a vegan cupcake from red velvet next door for dessert!
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Saran CuisineV
5157 Lee Hwy
Arlington, Va.
703-533-3600
www.sarancuisine.com
All-vegetarian Indian fare. Weekday lunch buffet for $7.99, $8.99 weekends; $5.99 per pound for carry-out. Ask which dishes have dairy.
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South Block
3011 11th St. N
Arlington, Va.
703-741-0266
www.southblocksmoothie.com
This smoothie shop also offers salads, wraps, soup, and more with several vegan options like black bean soup (order without cheese / sour cream), Thai peanut wrap, and several acai bowls. The black bean burger is vegetarian but not vegan.
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Sweetgreen
4075 Wilson Blvd.
Arlington, Va.
703-522-2016
sweetgreen.com
With more than 30 vegetarian toppings (from chickpeas and falafel to sunflower seeds or roasted tofu) it’s easy to veganize your meal here. The sabzi and "chic p" salads are vegan by default.
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Taqueria Poblano
2503A N. Harrison St.
Arlington, Va.
703-237-8250
taqueriapoblano.com
A Mexican restaurant that uses no lard or chicken stock. Guacamole, refried beans and Mexican rice are vegan. For additional vegan options be sure to ask for no cheese. Note: the avocado dressing has egg in it.
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Thaiphoon
1301 S. Joyce St.
Arlington, Va.
703-413-8200
thaiphoon.com
Thai restaurant featuring a vegetarian section on the menu. Be sure to request no fish sauce.
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zpizza
2710-B Washington Blvd.
Arlington, Va.
703-528-2828
zpizza.com
Serving brick-oven pizza made with vegan cheese and veggie meat crumbles. Try the "Berkeley Vegan" Pizza or make your own. Vegan, gluten-free crust also available!
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zpizza
1100 Wilson Blvd
Arlington, Va.
703-647-9005
www.zpizza.com
Serving brick-oven pizza made with vegan cheese and veggie meat crumbles. Try the "Berkeley Vegan" Pizza or make your own. Vegan, gluten-free crust also available! Two blocks from the Rosslyn metro.
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Ashburn
Good Fortune
43330 Junction Plz., Ste. 190
Ashburn, Va.
703-729-8228
goodfortuneva.info
Chinese restaurant with a large vegetarian (all-vegan) menu with 30 mock meat dishes.
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Burke
Chinatown Carry-Out
9530b Burke Rd.
Burke, Va.
703-978-2302
Chinese and Thai food with large portions and many vegetarian options, including mock meats and tofu dishes.
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Chantilly
Lotus Vegetarian RestaurantV
13872 Metrotech Dr.
Chantilly, Va.
703-378-6888
lotusvegetarian.com
This all-vegetarian eatery offers a variety of delicious dishes including burgers, sandwiches, salads, and Asian-inspired dishes, such as General Tso’s Surprise. Vegan items are clearly marked. Located in Sully Place shopping center.
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Minerva Cuisine
14513-B Lee Jackson Memorial Hwy.
Chantilly, Va.
703-378-7778
minervacuisine.com
Indian restaurant with large vegetarian section on the menu, including many vegan options. Make sure to specify no ghee.
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Pho Bac
13924 Lee Jackson Memorial Hwy.
Chantilly, Va.
703-818-8828
Vietnamese restaurant offering delicious vegetarian Pho. Also offers a number of other vegan dishes.
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Red Robin
14450 Chantilly Crossing Ln.
Chantilly, Va.
703-961-0620
redrobin.com
Make almost any of the burgers vegan by substituting a Boca patty and requesting no cheese or mayo. Customize your burger with toppings such as avocados, balsamic marinated tomatoes, sauteed mushrooms and onions, grilled zucchini, grilled pineapple, and more!
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Thai Basil
14511-P Lee Jackson Memorial Hwy.
Chantilly, Va.
703-631-8277
thaibasilchantilly.com
Thai restaurant with a separate vegetarian menu offering 28 items. Be sure to specify no fish sauce.
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Fairfax
Bangkok Golden
10621 H Braddock Rd.
Fairfax, Va.
703-691-0700
bangkokgoldenrestaurant.com
Thai restaurant offering a vegetarian menu for lunch and dinner. Be sure to specify no egg or fish sauce.
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California Pizza Kitchen
4200 Fairfax Corner West Ave.
Fairfax, Va.
703-222-8097
cpk.com
Pizza chain focusing on interesting California-style pizza like Japanese Eggplant Pizza & Tricolored Salad Pizza (both of which can be made vegan) as well as soup, pasta, and sandwiches. Offers a list of which items can be made vegetarian or vegan.
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California Tortilla
12239 Fair Lakes Pkwy.
Fairfax, Va.
703-278-0007
californiatortilla.com
Inexpensive Tex-Mex fare. Great bean and rice or vegetable burritos and salads. Be sure to specify no cheese and no sour cream, or just order their vegan-ready "No-Meato Burrito". The guacamole and chips are vegan.
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Chipotle
11062 Lee Hwy.
Fairfax, Va.
703-934-7099
chipotle.com
Inexpensive Tex-Mex fast food restaurant with burritos and bowls of black beans, rice, vegan guacamole, grilled vegetables and several salsas. The pinto beans are not vegetarian. Located at the intersection of 7th St and G street.
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Chipotle
11939 Grand Commons Ave.
Fairfax, Va.
703-222-7344
chipotle.com
Inexpensive Tex-Mex fast food restaurant with burritos and bowls of black beans, rice, vegan guacamole, grilled vegetables and several salsas. The pinto beans are not vegetarian. Located at the intersection of 7th St and G street.
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Minerva Cuisine
10364 Lee Hwy.
Fairfax, Va.
703-383-9200
minervacuisine.com
Indian restaurant with large vegetarian section on the menu, including many vegan options. Make sure to specify no ghee.
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Noodles & Company
10296 Main St.
Fairfax, Va.
703-218-4400
noodles.com
Inexpensive noodle house serving many vegetarian dishes, with most vegan as-is. Most non-vegan entrées can easily be made vegan upon request.
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P.F. Chang’s
4250 Fairfax Corner Ave.
Fairfax, Va.
703-266-2414
pfchangs.com
Asian cuisine with a separate vegetarian menu that also happens to be vegan. Visit PFChangs.com for more locations in the D.C.-Metro area.
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Saravana PalaceV
11725 Lee Hwy., Ste. A15
Fairfax, Va.
703-218-4182
saravanapalaceva.com
Delicious and inexpensive all-vegetarian Indian restaurant. Lunch buffet offered every day. For vegan offerings just sure to ask which items do not have cream or ghee.
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Thailand
9650-41 Main St. #41
Fairfax, Va.
703-764-1114
Just substitute tofu for meat in nearly any dish for vegetarian options at the Thai restaurant. Be sure to specify no fish or chicken sauce.
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WoodlandsV
4078 Jermantown Rd.
Fairfax, Va.
703-385-1996
woodlandsrestaurantva.com
All-vegetarian Indian restaurant. Offers a lunch buffet and a full menu, including curries, soups, rice specialties, dosas, and a few Chinese-style dishes. Some items contain dairy.
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Falls Church
Bangkok Golden
6395 Seven Corners Ctr.
Falls Church, Va.
703-533-9480
bangkokgolden7corners.com
Laotian and Thai restaurant offering a vegan tasting menu. Call for details.
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Burger 7
7505 Leesburg Pike
#E
Falls Church, Va.
703-422-8777
burgerseven.com
Build your own inexpensive vegan burger and add any of the free toppings, many of which are also vegan. Plus, their fries are cooked in olive oil.
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Clare and Don’s Beach Shack
130 N. Washington St.
Falls Church, Va.
703-532-9283
clareanddons.com
Offers a creative and delicious vegetarian menu with many vegan dishes such as ʺSwamp Riceʺ (spicy Cajun dirty rice with tofu and veggies) and a vegan Un-Crabcake made with tofu.
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Duangrat’s
5878 Leesburg Pike
Falls Church, Va.
703-820-5775
duangrats.com
Thai restaurant with a separate vegetarian menu offering 13 items, most of which are vegan.
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Elevation Burger
442 S. Washington St.
Falls Church, Va.
703-237-4343
elevationburger.com
This small burger chain offers two veggie burgers with your choice of 11 toppings. Veggie burger #2 is vegan, while #1 is not. The fries are cooked in olive oil. They offer salads as well, and nothing on the menu contains any trans fat.
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Four Sisters
8190 Strawberry Ln.
Falls Church, Va.
703-539-8566
foursistersrestaurant.com
Vietnamese restaurant with a separate vegetarian menu offering more than a dozen vegan items, including caramelized tofu.
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Happy Family
301 S. Washington St.
Falls Church, Va.
703-534-3838
Chinese fare with an all-vegan section on the menu with more than 15 mock beef and chicken dishes.
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Loving HutV
2842 Rogers Dr.
Falls Church, Va.
703-942-5622
lovinghut.us
All-vegan restaurant chain offering a variety of tasty & affordable Asian-inspired vegan cuisine and desserts. They specialize in mock-meat versions of traditional Vietnamese favorites. They also always have vegan doughnuts available!
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Mike’s Deli
112 N. West St.
Falls Church, Va.
703-532-5299
mikesdeliatlazysundae.com
Deli located in the same place as the Lazy Sundae ice cream parlor, with vegan versions of many sandwiches, including a vegan Reuben, Turk’y Bacon Club and Chick’n Cheesesteak. Or build your own sandwich and specify vegan deli slices, cheese and mayo.
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Moe’s Southwest Grill
5855 Leesburg Pike
Falls Church, Va.
703-578-6637
moes.com
This inexpensive Tex-Mex chain offers delicious burritos, fajitas, and tacos with tofu and vegan guacamole. Be sure to specify no cheese and no sour cream.
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Myanmar Restaurant
7810 Lee Hwy., Ste. C
Falls Church, Va.
703-289-0013
Burmese restaurant with a vegetarian section on the menu with vegan fare.
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Natalia’s Elegant Creations
230 W. Broad St.
Falls Church, Va.
703-241-8040
nataliaselegantcreations.com
A ʺEuropean-styleʺ cafe and pastry shop offering at least one vegan dessert daily, plus vegan cream cheese for bagels and soy milk for coffee drinks.Daily soups are often vegan or can be made vegan upon request.
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Noodles & Company
8190 Strawberry Ln.
Falls Church, Va.
703-560-0158
noodles.com
Inexpensive noodle house serving many vegetarian dishes, with most vegan as-is. Most non-vegan entrées can easily be made vegan upon request.
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Nourish Market
1053 W. Broad St.
Falls Church, Va.
703-533-8484
www.nourishmarket.com
A vegan-friendly sit-down deli and juice bar inside the market, serving delicious sandwiches with field roast and vegenaise available. Located near the West Falls Church Metro station. The market also sells vegan-friendly products.
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The Perfect Pita
5205 Leesburg Pike
Falls Church, Va.
703-820-6658
theperfectpita.com
Mediterranean fast food restaurant with clearly marked vegan options like white bean salad, navy bean soup, tabbouli and falafel sandwiches (replace the tzatziki with hummus to make it vegan).
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Qdoba
5872 Crossroads Center
Falls Church, Va.
703-933-8712
qdoba.com
Serves freshly made, inexpensive Tex-Mex food. Vegan options for burritos and tacos include black beans, pinto beans, fajita vegetables, grilled vegetables, and cilantro lime rice. The tortilla soup is also vegan, as well as the ranchera sauce and cilantro lime vinaigrette dressing.
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Sunflower Vegetarian RestaurantV
6304 Leesburg Pike
Falls Church, Va.
703-237-3888
crystalsunflower.com
All-vegetarian restaurant specializing in creative Asian cuisine. The homemade daikon radish cake and fried ʺchickenʺ appetizers are local favorites. Also serves a variety of noodles, soups, macrobiotic and soy dishes, as well as delicious vegan desserts. This location also has indoor and outdoor seating.
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Thanh Van RestaurantV
6795 Wilson Blvd.
#37
Falls Church, Va.
703-639-0901
edencenter.com
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This all-vegan Vietnamese restaurant has everything from traditional vegetarian dishes to mock meat versions of Pho. Try the jackfruit shake for dessert.
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Viet Bistro
6799 Wilson Blvd., Ste. 11
Falls Church, Va.
703-538-7575
Vietnamese restaurant located in the Eden Center, with a separate vegetarian menu offering 14 items, all of which are vegan except the crispy egg noodles.
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zpizza
1051 West Broad St.
Falls Church, Va.
703-536-6969
zpizza.com
Serving brick-oven pizza made with vegan cheese and veggie meat crumbles. Try the ʺBerkeley Veganʺ Pizza or make your own. Vegan, gluten-free crust also available!
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Herndon
A Taste of the World
283 Sunset Park Dr.
Herndon, Va.
703-471-2017
atasteoftheworld.net
This ʺexotic fusionʺ restaurant includes Indian and Middle Eastern cuisine. Vegetarian dishes, many of which are vegan, are clearly marked. The menu notes that some Asian dishes are made with fish sauce. Be s ure to ask—they proudly cater to vegetarian requests.
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Chipotle
1144 Elden St.
Herndon, Va.
703-435-3325
chipotle.com
Inexpensive Tex-Mex fast food restaurant with burritos and bowls of black beans, rice, vegan guacamole, grilled vegetables and several salsas. The pinto beans are not vegetarian. Located at the intersection of 7th St and G street.
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Manhattan Pizza
12975-C Highland Crossing Drive
Herndon, Va.
703-481-6580
www.manhattanpizza.com
Pizza chain offering dozens of veggie toppings and Daiya vegan cheese. Whole wheat or gluten free crust available too.
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Masala Wok
905 Herndon Pkwy, Ste. A
Herndon, Va.
703-657-0216
masalawok.com
Indian and pan-Asian restaurant with vegetarian items clearly marked, including options such as samosas, several veggie stir-fry dishes and lentil & chick pea dishes.
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Minerva Cuisine
2443-G1 Centreville Rd.
Herndon, Va.
703-793-3223
minervacuisine.com
Indian restaurant with large vegetarian section on the menu, including many vegan options. Make sure to specify no ghee.
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Moe’s Southwest Grill
12950-D Highland Crossing Dr.
Herndon, Va.
703-796-6637
moes.com
This inexpensive Tex-Mex chain offers delicious burritos, fajitas, and tacos with tofu and vegan guacamole. Priced under $7.00. Be sure to specify no cheese and no sour cream.
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Qdoba
13031 Worldgate Dr.
Herndon, Va.
703-796-1101
qdoba.com
Serves freshly made, inexpensive Tex-Mex food. Vegan options for burritos and tacos include black beans, pinto beans, fajita vegetables, grilled vegetables, and cilantro lime rice. The tortilla soup is also vegan, as well as the ranchera sauce and cilantro lime vinaigrette dressing.
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Saigon Pho Style
281 Sunset Park Dr.
Herndon, Va.
703-435-9573
saigon-pho-style.com
Vietnamese cuisine with a dozen vegetarian options, including many mock meat dishes such as caramelized veggie shrimp.
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Warka Ethiopian Restaurant
275 Sunset Park Dr.
Herndon, Va.
703-435-2166
warkarestaurant.com
Ethiopian cuisine offering many vegetarian dishes and combinations. Closed on Sunday.
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Manassas
Noodles & Company
9646 Liberia Ave.
Manassas, Va.
703-393-9998
noodles.com
Inexpensive noodle house serving many vegetarian dishes, with most vegan as-is. Most non-vegan entrées can easily be made vegan upon request.
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Red Robin
9665 Liberia Ave.
Manassas, Va.
703-393-7233
redrobin.com
Make almost any of the burgers vegan by substituting a Boca patty and requesting no cheese or mayo. Customize your burger with toppings such as avocados, balsamic marinated tomatoes, sauteed mushrooms and onions, fajita vegetables, grilled pineapple, and more!
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Sichuan Garden
8041 Centreville Rd.
Manassas, Va.
571-379-4925
sichuangarden.net
In addition to several vegetable and tofu dishes, this Chinese restaurant has 12 mock meat dishes like vegetarian orange chicken and vegetarian beef with satay sauce.
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Zabb Thai Restaurant
11010 Sudley Manor Dr.
Manassas, Va.
703-392-9222
zabbrestaurant.com
Thai restaurant offering several vegetarian and vegan menu options. Most vegetarian menu items can be made vegan upon request.
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McLean
Busara
8142 Watson St.
McLean, Va.
703-356-2288
busara.com
Thai restaurant with a separate vegetarian section on the menu. Be sure to specify no fish sauce.
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California Pizza Kitchen
7939 L. Tysons Corner Ctr.
McLean, Va.
703-761-1473
cpk.com
Pizza chain focusing on interesting California-style pizza like Japanese Eggplant Pizza & Tricolored Salad Pizza (both of which can be made vegan) as well as soup, pasta, and sandwiches. Offers a list of which items can be made vegetarian or vegan.
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Chipotle
7923 Tysons Corner Ctr.
McLean, Va.
703-288-3890
chipotle.com
Inexpensive Tex-Mex fast food restaurant with burritos and bowls of black beans, rice, vegan guacamole, grilled vegetables and several salsas. The pinto beans are not vegetarian.
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Firehook Bakery & Coffeehouse
1800 Tysons Blvd.
McLean, Va.
703-288-1293
firehook.com
This bakery and cafe has several vegan options like black bean soup, lentil or chickpea salad, and a hummus bar. Other salads and sandwiches can be made vegan upon request by leaving off cheese, pesto, and mayo. Firehouse has other locations with similar options around the DC-area, although at other locations the food is not made to order.
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Lebanese Taverna
1840 International Dr.
McLean, Va.
703-847-5244
lebanesetaverna.com
Offers more than 20 vegetarian dishes, including delicious kabobs.
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Nourish Market
8100-E Old Dominion Dr
McLean, Va.
703-288-3031
www.nourishmarket.com
A vegan-friendly sit-down deli and juice bar inside a natural foods market offering sandwiches made with Field Roast vegan deli slices and vegan mayo. Located near the West Falls Church Metro station. The market also sells vegan-friendly products including vegan cheese.
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P.F. Chang’s
1716M International Dr.
McLean, Va.
703-734-8996
pfchangs.com
Asian cuisine with a separate vegetarian menu that also happens to be vegan. Visit PFChangs.com for more locations in the D.C.-Metro area.
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The Perfect Pita
8280 Greensboro Dr.
McLean, Va.
703-448-PITA
theperfectpita.com
Mediterranean fast food restaurant with clearly marked vegan options like white bean salad, navy bean soup, tabbouli and falafel sandwiches (replace the tzatziki with hummus to make it vegan).
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Taste of Saigon
8201 Greensboro Dr.
McLean, Va.
703-790-0700
tasteofsaigon.com
This ʺexotic fusionʺ restaurant features french-inspired Vietnamese cuisine with a vegetarian menu section. Be sure to specify no fish sauce.
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Reston
Busara
11964 Market St.
Reston, Va.
703-435-4188
busara.com
Thai restaurant with a separate vegetarian section on the menu. Be sure to specify no fish sauce.
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Chipotle
12152 Sunset Hills Rd.
Reston, Va.
703-435-0888
chipotle.com
Inexpensive Tex-Mex fast food restaurant with burritos and bowls of black beans, rice, vegan guacamole, grilled vegetables and several salsas. The pinto beans are not vegetarian.
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The Counter
11922 Democracy Dr.
Reston, Va.
703-796-1008
thecounterburger.com
Customizable vegan burgers and burger “bowls” with a variety of toppings such as apricot sauce, sweet bbq sauce, and more. Note: the buns are not vegan.
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Lakeside Asia Café
11130-J S. Lakes Dr.
Reston, Va.
703-391-9070
lakesideasiacafe.com
Pan-Asian restaurant with a separate vegetarian menu section and many vegan choices, including Basil Eggplant, Bamboo Shoots with Tofu Wrapper, and Malaysian Tofu Casserole.
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Mama Wok
12022 North Shore Dr.
Reston, Va.
703-689-9968
mamawokva.com
Offers Chinese cuisine and sushi, in a contemporary and comfortable atmosphere. Most of the vegetarian items are vegan, but be sure to request no fish sauce. Features a number of fresh Chinese vegetables available on the ʺChinese Specialʺ section of the menu.
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The Perfect Pita
1835 Alexander Bell Dr.
Reston, Va.
703-264-2200
theperfectpita.com
Mediterranean fast food restaurant with clearly marked vegan options like white bean salad, navy bean soup, tabbouli and falafel sandwiches (replace the tzatziki with hummus to make it vegan).
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Sweetgreen
11935 Democracy Dr.
Reston, Va.
571-203-0082
sweetgreen.com
With more than 30 vegetarian toppings (from chickpeas and falafel to sunflower seeds or roasted tofu) it’s easy to veganize your meal here. The sabzi and "chic p" salads are vegan by default.
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Springfield
The Asian Grill
6228-A Rolling Rd.
Springfield, Va.
703-569-4800
Chinese restaurant offering a vegan menu with ʺbeefʺ and ʺchicken,ʺ served with your choice of nine delicious spicy, sweet and savory sauces, including Thai basil, black pepper, orange or Jung Pao.
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Celadon Thai Cuisine
8412 Old Keen Mill Rd.
Springfield, Va.
703-992-8113
celadonthaicuisine.com
Thai restaurant with a large vegetarian section on the menu. Try the sweet basil tofu!
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Hard Times Cafe
6362 Springfield Plz.
Springfield, Va.
703-913-5600
hardtimes.com
Relaxed restaurant renowned for its fantastic, homemade vegan chili with soy protein. The veggie burgers are made with egg whites.
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Hunan West
8938 Burke Lake Rd.
Springfield, Va.
703-425-1703
hunanwest.com
Delicious vegetarian ʺmeatʺ and Chinese vegetable dishes, including lemon ʺchickenʺ and Chinese eggplant in hot garlic sauce. Note: you must specify that you want all items cooked in vegetable broth!
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The Perfect Pita
7653 Fullerton Rd.
Springfield, Va.
703-644-0004
theperfectpita.com
Mediterranean fast food restaurant with clearly marked vegan options like white bean salad, navy bean soup, tabbouli and falafel sandwiches (replace the tzatziki with hummus to make it vegan).
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zpizza
6699-B Frontier Dr.
Springfield, Va.
703-313-8181
zpizza.com
Serving brick-oven pizza made with vegan cheese and veggie meat crumbles. Try the ʺBerkeley Veganʺ Pizza or make your own. Vegan, gluten-free crust also available!
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Sterling
Chipotle
21031 Tripleseven Rd., Ste. 190
Sterling, Va.
703-421-5079
chipotle.com
Inexpensive Tex-Mex fast food restaurant with burritos and bowls of black beans, rice, vegan guacamole, grilled vegetables and several salsas. The pinto beans are not vegetarian. Located at the intersection of 7th St and G street.
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Pattaya Thai
22330-A129 S. Sterling Blvd.
Sterling, Va.
703-406-3700
pattayathai.us
Thai restaurant offering a separate vegetarian menu featuring many tofu dishes, including a crispy tofu and mixed vegetables in a curry peanut sauce.
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Vienna
Amma Vegetarian KitchenV
344-A Maple Ave., E. (Rte. 123)
Vienna, Va.
703-938-5328
ammavegkitchen.com
All-vegetarian, Indian restaurant offering inexpensive meals. The house special includes three curries, rice, bread, and dessert.
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Chipotle
213 Maple Ave.
Vienna, Va.
703-255-1100
chipotle.com
Inexpensive Tex-Mex fast food restaurant with burritos and bowls of black beans, rice, vegan guacamole, grilled vegetables and several salsas. The pinto beans are not vegetarian. Located at the intersection of 7th St and G street.
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East Chateau
146 Maple Ave. W.
Vienna, Va.
703-255-2588
Chinese restaurant featuring over 20 vegetarian dishes including vegetarian beef, chicken, pork, and shrimp.
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Noodles & Company
201 Maple Ave., E.
Vienna, Va.
703-281-6544
noodles.com
Inexpensive noodle house serving many vegetarian dishes, with most vegan as-is. Most non-vegan entrées can easily be made vegan upon request.
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The Perfect Pita
8605 Westwood Center Dr.
Vienna, Va.
703-288-3010
theperfectpita.com
Mediterranean fast food restaurant with clearly marked vegan options like white bean salad, navy bean soup, tabbouli and falafel sandwiches (replace the tzatziki with hummus to make it vegan).
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Sunflower Vegetarian RestaurantV
2531 Chain Bridge Rd.
Vienna, Va.
703-319-3888
crystalsunflower.com
All-vegetarian restaurant specializing in creative Asian cuisine. The homemade daikon radish cake and fried ʺchickenʺ appetizers are local favorites. Also serves a variety of noodles, soups, macrobiotic and soy dishes, as well as delicious vegan desserts.
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Tequila Grande
444 Maple Ave., W.
Vienna, Va.
703-255-5933
tequilagrande.com
Mexican restaurant with a separate vegetarian menu section, including burritos and vegetable, mango, and mushroom fajitas. Most items may be ordered without cheese or sour cream.
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Food Trucks and Carts
District Taco
5723 Lee Highway
Arlington, Va.
703-237-1204
districttaco.com
District Taco, a taco institution so great that it spawned it’s own restaurant, takes the taqueria truck to a whole new level. Their widely praised breakfast tacos, served all day, are a rare and authentic treat. Order the veggie breakfast taco without cheese, and keep in mind that a typical District Taco meal is a three taco endeavor.
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Find them on Twitter! @DistrictTaco

Top Dog
Arlington, Va.
571-208-2758
thetopdogtruck.com
Try the "Not Dog" (just toppings, not a veggie dog) with pinto beans, avocado, caramelized onions, diced tomatoes, mustard, and jalapeno sauce (hold the mayo).
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Find their location on twitter! @TopDogTruck

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