Vegan Food Guide to Portland

Vegan Food Guide to Portland

Looking for great vegan food in Portland, Oregon? Here's my roundup of the best must-try spots for tasty plant-based eats all over the city.

back to eden

2217 NE Alberta, 2217 NE Alberta St, 4804 SE Woodstock Blvd

This all vegan spot has a bit of everything. Featuring excellent tarts, quiches, mac and cheese, and baked goods, plus an ice cream bar, and it's available via delivery.

Beta lukas

2504 SE 50th

Famous for being the best Ethiopian food in the city, Beta Lukas always over delivers. 

blossoming lotus

1713 NE 15th

Super chic restaurant offering an all vegan menu and many raw vegan foods. 

bye and bye

1011 NE Alberta

Hipster to the max, The Bye and Bye is popular favorite because they're an all vegan bar with a chill vibe and great food. Everything on their menu is awesome, especially my favorite, the reuben.


Check out more bars by the Lightning Collective for more drinks and noms - the Sweet Hereafter, Jackknife, Dig a Pony, Century Bar, Victoria Bar, Associated and Capitol.



reuben sandwich at the bye and bye
reuben sandwich at the bye and bye

cafe yumm

301 SW Morrison, 1806 SW 6th Ave, 1010 NE 7th Avenue and at PDX

Local chain that serves delicious food bowls with their liquid gold sauce called Yumm Sauce, a super popular and iconic Portland condiment. You can also buy bottles of Yumm sauce at local groceries around town.

DC vegetarian

5026 SE Division

Simply stellar sandwiches like breakfast sandwiches, steak and cheese, and yummy vegan cheeseburgers make this place a must visit.

down to earth

7828 SW 35th

Cozy little cafe in Multnomah Village that makes great home-cooked eats. Great for breakfast and brunch since they do excellent tofu scrambles with vegan cheese.



scramble at down to earth cafe
scramble at down to earth cafe

el nutri taco

2124 NE Alberta, 8436 SE Woodstock

The best vegan Mexican food. Smothered burritos, enchiladas, nachos, and more, all with vegan cheese and sour cream and a selection of meats like tofu, soy curls, tempeh and chicken strips. Huge servings and great prices. More.



nachos at el nutri taco
nachos at el nutri taco

farm spirit

1414 SE Morrison

Intimate fine dining restaurant where patrons are served a multi course tasing menu at a counter directly by the chefs. Sources all local foods and products. More.



plate at farm spirit
farm spirit


3423 SE Belmont

Food cart serving up tasty comfort foods like bbq bowls, deep fried avocado, buffalo wings, jalapeño poppers and more. Nom.

franks a lot

2845 E Burnside

Cute drive-thru hot dog stand that offers a selection of vegan dogs like franks, sausage, bratwurst, and kielbasa. Always delicious, affordable, and really fun to visit. 



hot dog at franksalot
hot dog at franksalot

homegrown smoker

8638 N Lombard St, 4237 N Mississippi Ave

Best vegan Southern eats! BBQ soy curls, mac and cheese, burgers, burritos and ribs.

hungry tiger

213 SE 12th

Fun bar with vegan comfort food menu such as super tasty vegan corn dogs, chicken and waffles, and cheese fries.

ichiza kitchen

1628 SW Jefferson St

Very hip all vegan Pan-Asian style kitchen and teahouse serving their very own line of mock meat products. 

junior's cafe

1742 SE 12th

Cozy diner perfect for brunch with delicious tofu scrambles and super friendly service. 

laughing planet cafe

625 NW Saltzman, 1914 NE 42nd, 4110 SE Woodstock, 91 State, 3320 SE Belmont, 922 NW 21st, 3765 N Mississippi, 4405 SW Vermont, 721 NW 9th, 1720 SW 4th

Fun local chain that has a large menu with tons of burritos, bowls and more. More.



fiesta bowl from laughing planet cafe
fiesta bowl from laughing planet cafe

the loving hut

1239 SW Jefferson St

Local spot of the popular international vegan chain. Everything is amazingly delicious.

native foods

SW Bridgeport

All vegan chain restaurant that has a gigantic menu of delicious foods like warps, bowls, burgers, sandwiches, and tacos, plus tons of great desserts.

nectar cafe

1925 NE 42nd

Lovely little cafe with great coffee and inventive eats like the jalapeño waffle sandwich. It's amazing. More.



jalepeno waffles at nectar cafe
jalepeno waffles at nectar cafe

next level burger

4121 SE Hawthorne

Vegan fast food burger joint! Classic burgers at great prices, this is a must visit. More.



cheeseburger at next level burger
cheeseburger at next level burger

paradox cafe

3439 SE Belmont

Cute diner with great vegan menu. Perfect for brunch. Great french toast, pancakes, tofu scrambles and more.


925 NW Davis, 21 NE 12th

Organic veggie food spot with tasty juices and bowls. Sister restaurant Harlow on Hawthorne in SE.

the sudra

2333 NE Glisan, 8777 N Lombard

All vegan restaurants with Indian-inspired authentic and tasty eats.

sushi love

1122 SE Tacoma St

Super amazing all vegan sushi food cart with inventive creations like the Full Kitchen Alchemist, made with soyrizo, torilla chips and nacho cheese.



sushi from sushi love
full kitchen alchemist at sushi love

thrive sauce & bowls

4641 NE Fremont

The place to go for fresh, local tasty food bowls plus great hot sauce. More.



bowl from thrive sauce and bowls
vietnamese tempeh bowl from thrive sauce and bowls

van hahn

8446 SE Division

Non-profit vegetarian, mostly vegan, restaurant that's run by a Buddhist nun with a large menu full mock meats they make in house.

veggie grill

508 SW Taylor, 3435 SW Cedar Hills

All vegan and totally amazing fast food restaurant with buffalo wings, burgers, wraps, tacos, and more. Plus you can earn rewards, order and pay with an app. More.



crab sandwich from veggie grill
crab sandwich from veggie grill

vita cafe

3023 NE Alberta

Laid-back spot with tons of really great vegan dishes like tofu scrambles, chicken fried steak, turkey florentine, steak and cheese, reubens, and more.



cheesesteak from vita cafe
cheesesteak from vita cafe


1628 SW Jefferson

Downtown spot specializing in cheese! In addition to raw aged cheese selection, also offers sandwiches, salads and more.

voodoo doughnut

22 SW 3rd, 1501 NE Davis

A Portland icon, Voodoo makes an assortment of tasty vegan doughnuts.



doughnuts from voodoo doughnut
doughnuts from voodoo doughnut

white owl social club

1305 SE 8th

Hip bar with lots of vegan options like burgers and smores you can cook at your table.