Is it hard to live a vegan lifestyle or travel as a vegan? No way! Living and traveling as a vegan gets easier and easier every day as more helpful smartphone apps emerge.
I'm a vegan full-time world traveler and I'm here to confidently say you can very easily find, order and eat vegan food anywhere in the world. Here are some of the best apps to help make your vegan lifestyle even easier.
to find food:
Easy to use app with a searchable map feature plus community reviews and pics for 175 countries and you can save for use offline.
example city: Brighton England
Find vegan restaurants and search menus for already vegan or easily veganized items.
example city: Portland Oregon
A great app to find vegan food worldwide, with reviews and meal recommendations.
example city: Portland, Oregon
Search, filter, and find vegan food all around the UK and in select European countries.
A great guide and community to find vegan, vegetarian, and veg-friendly restaurants worldwide.
example city: Brighton, England
to order food:
Translate your vegan diet into over 100 languages quickly and easily with one simple card.
Awesome app to translate expressions in 50 languages. Read the full review.
Direct from the Vegan Society, a phrasebook with languages that covers 96% of the world.
vKind is a directory of vegan restaurants, companies, services, and more.
to make food:
21 day vegan kickstart
Easy vegan recipes and meal plans from the Physician's Committee for Responsible Medicine.
This massive app has all the vegan food one could want - over 5000 recipes and growing.
forks over knives
This app is vegan cuisine at its finest with ongoing recipes from over 20 leading chefs.
Translate any food, ingredient or recipe to vegan. With baking and protein calculators.
Beautiful app with great recipes and mouth-watering photos. Also works with Apple Watch.
This app is a huge resource of everything raw with 150 recipes and 4500 community recipes.
to check ingredients:
Search, check and translate ingredients.
is it vegan
Digitally scan barcodes or manually enter codes to check ingredients and see if a product is vegan.
From PeTA, this app lets you search companies to check if they're cruelty-free.
Search 700+ US and Canadian brands for cosmetic, personal care and household products.
Find vegan beer, wine and liquor with this app with over 31,500 listings.
Search this massive, easy to use database for beers, wines and liquors.