If you’re looking for the perfect place to get some delicious food whilst you’re in Dubai, you’re in for a treat. Dubai is hotting up as a great destination for anyone on a plant-based diet, whether permanent or temporary! We’ve round up some of the top vegan restaurants in Dubai, so that you can spend your time eating delicious vegan cuisine at the best places and taking in the incredible views (instead of frantically googling restaurant reviews!).
Almost Completely Vegan Restaurant
Awarded the title of Best Vegan Restaurant in Dubai at the 2018 Zomato Users Choice Awards and recognized as the Best Healthy Restaurant in JLT in 2019, Little Erth has made a mark for its distinctive take on nutritious cuisine. All of their dishes are vegetarian, and most of them are vegan, too. They also have a great selection of gluten-free options.
Little Erth restaurant is celebrated for its unique blend of fresh and wholesome flavors presented in a fun and artistic manner, defying the common belief that healthy food is bland and costly. Every dish is meticulously crafted from scratch, featuring top-quality ingredients that are free from preservatives. Little Erth want to make sure that every diner enjoys a genuinely nourishing meal brimming with rich and unique flavours.
What to Expect: Think healthy, veggie versions of takeout food, like vegan burgers, shawerma and hearty curries.
100% Organic and Vegan Café
Planet Terra goes beyond its menu, forming meaningful partnerships with local, ethical suppliers and bakeries. This ensures that seasonal goods and products take center stage, supporting the community and promoting sustainability. You can’t help but appreciate the effort that goes into every dish, as everything on the menu is proudly 100% organic and made fresh daily with seasonal ingredients. It’s a culinary journey that doesn’t just tantalize the taste buds but also aligns with a mindful and environmentally conscious approach. In a world where dining choices increasingly reflect our values, Planet Terra stands out as a beacon for those seeking not just a meal but an experience that nourishes the body, mind, and planet.
What to Expect: Around breakfast time think acai bowls and avocado bruchetta. From lunch onwards you’ll find an eclectic mix of vegan dishes like plant-based tacos, risotto, pad thai and more!
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Purely Vegan Health Food Cafe
SEVA Table’s mantra is simple and tasty. They’re all about seasonal and local ingredients, serving up vibrant seasonal ingredients that are free from MSGs, GMOs, Gluten, Cane Sugar, and trans fats. Each dish is a burst of whole, fresh, and colorful flavors, a true celebration of both taste and nutrition. Passionate about plant-based deliciousness, SEVA Table invites you to indulge in nature-inspired goodness every day. It’s not just a meal; it’s a flavorful journey that’s kind to your taste buds and the planet.
What to Expect: Around breakfast, think pancakes, eggless omelette, or anything-you-can-think-of-on-toast. From lunch onwards, think salads and conscious food bowls.
Totally Gluten-Free Health Food with Vegan & Vegetarian Options
This lively spot dishes out a global menu with a twist, bursting with flavors and colors. They’re all about sustainability, sourcing local goodies to cut down on their carbon footprint. Plus, they’re big on supporting local businesses, connecting guests with budding ventures. Step into their revamped garden—a wildlife haven with a mud kitchen and a dog-friendly play area. It’s not just a restaurant; it’s your cozy home away from home. For the best experience, they recommend snagging a reservation. Bounty Beets: where gluten-free meets a warm welcome in Dubai Marina! Be aware before you go in that they do serve some meat dishes.
What to Expect: Think Toasts, Bowls and Green Goodness. Remember that they do have some non-vegan options on the menu!
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Vegan Cafe and Mealplan Delivery Service
Soul Santé Café is a great place to enjoy healthy and delicious vegan and vegetarian food in a cozy and welcoming ambiance. The restaurant offers a diverse menu that caters to different dietary needs, including keto meal plans and weight loss meal plans. The restaurant has a friendly and attentive staff, as well as a lovely outdoor seating area. Soul Santé Café also offer meal plans and a meal delivery service that can cater to your needs.
Purely Vegan & Plant Based High-End Restaurant
Chef Matthew Kenney’s creations at Folia draw inspiration from the rich tapestry of flavors found in nature, elevating plant-based dishes to culinary masterpieces. Set against the backdrop of a serene garden, these dishes perfectly capture the essence of the surroundings. More than just a dining experience, Folia embodies a mission to inspire a global shift towards mindful and nutritious eating. Chef Kenney, in collaboration with the skilled Four Seasons team, brings to the table a menu featuring his most vibrant creations—an exciting chapter in the journey to shape the future of food. Folia invites Dubai and the world to savor not just a meal but a culinary narrative that encourages well-being and a delicious connection to nature.
What to Expect: Something a little more swanky and a slightly higher price point.
Cafe with an impressive array of Vegetarian & Vegan options
Wabi Sabi is a vegan and vegetarian café where premium plant-based delights await in a laid-back atmosphere adorned with marbles, soft lighting, music, and mirrors. Explore a menu that boasts a range of salads, wraps, and smoothies, each crafted with a dedication to freshness and organic goodness. It’s not just a meal; it’s a sensory experience that combines the finest vegan offerings with a casual and inviting ambiance.
What to Expect: An impressive range, from breakfast croissants to vegan pizza. If you want a vegan dessert, this might just be the place for you with delicious looking vegan ice cream, cheesecake and cookies.
Purely Vegan & Gluten Free Cafe
Wild & The Moon are pioneering a movement: #Eatwise. They’re all about embracing food that is good for you, good for the planet, and delicious. Sounds like a winner to us! They use wild, local, seasonal, and organic ingredients wherever possible, promoting biodiversity and sustainability with their menu. From cold-pressed juices to super bowls, each offering is a refreshing alternative to fast food. Wild & The Moon’s home-made recipes are free from refined sugars, additives, chemicals, GMOs, gluten, and dairy.
What to Expect: Exclusively vegan, super-healthy all day breakfast, light wraps and salads.
Vegetarian and Vegan Restaurant
Moreish is full of international flavours, heavily Italian-inspired, but with influences from all walks of life. Everything in their restaurant is vegetarian, but they serve up many vegan options too. Whether it’s a cozy dinner for two, a joyous celebration, or a laid-back meal with friends, Moreish Restaurant promises a hearty experience that makes you feel like you’re eating in your front living room. At Moreish, satisfaction is the main course, and craving for more is the dessert! (And yes, the vegan desserts are fantastic!)
What to Expect: A little of something for everyone, hearty meals and even heartier desserts!