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Vegan and Vegetarian

Vegan and Vegetarian Restaurants in Newcastle and Gateshead

Herbivores of Newcastle and Gateshead, you're spoiled for choice! On both sides of the Tyne you'll find an abundance of restaurants with excellent vegetarian and vegan food options to tempt you, as well as several exclusively vegetarian and vegan restaurants that are really something special.

Newcastle is proud to boast several fully vegetarian restaurants, including Sky Apple Cafe in Heaton, and The Bohemian and Super Natural Cafe both in Newcastle city centre, which all have plenty of vegan options too. The Ship Inn, Ouseburn has a celebrated vegan menu which has garnered a string of top reviews. New to Gateshead in 2017, Grumpy Panda Coffee Bar and Diner is the FIRST fully vegan American-style diner to open in the North East and the first dedicated vegan restaurant in Gateshead. A visit to Kiln in Ouseburn is a must. This hipster's paradise combines urban chic decor, busy ceramic workshop and bustling cafe and bar. Serving Mediterranean sharing platters, tasty hash bowls and much more - vegans and vegetarians will be impressed with the homemade, fresh food on offer. 

But for exciting vegan or vegetarian food in Newcastle and Gateshead, you don't need to look only for fully meat-free restaurants. Many local independent restaurants cater generously for vegetarians and vegans, with Indian restaurants like Dabbawal and UryItalian restaurants such as The Herb Garden and Pani's Cafe Bar; Mexican restaurants like Zapatista; Gateshead pub The Central and even burger restaurants including the Fat Hippo offer outstanding vegetarian and vegan dishes.

On the Gateshead side of the Tyne, choose from the likes of The Staiths Cafe, and Arch Sixteen Cafe for light bites, but Newcastle and Gateshead vegetarian food isn't all informal. Even fine dining restaurants such as Artisan and Jesmond Dene House Restaurant offer exceptional vegetarian and vegan food in Newcastle, perfect for those extra special occasions.

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  1. Add The Herb Garden Pizza Kitchen to your Itinerary

    The Herb Garden Pizza Kitchen

    Newcastle upon Tyne

    The Herb Garden Pizza Kitchen is an offbeat gem regularly ranked as serving the best pizza in NewcastleGateshead, located on Westgate Road between Central Station and Newcastle Castle.

  2. Fenwick Food Hall

    Mason + Rye, Porterhouse Butcher and Grill, Fuego and The Naked Deli, to name a few, is just a small taste of what's on offer at Fenwick Food Hall. 

  3. Add The Treehouse Restaurant at Alnwick Garden to your Itinerary

    The Treehouse Restaurant at Alnwick Garden

    Alnwick

    The Treehouse Restaurant’s wobbly rope bridges, wooden walkways, twinkling lights and roaring log fire provide a magical dining experience. Offering superb Northumberland fare, the menu uses locally sourced ingredients and features The Duchess of...

  4. Add The Staiths Cafe to your Itinerary

    The Staiths Cafe

    Gateshead

    The Staiths Cafe aims to become a destination point for comfort, socialising and relaxation, set within the unique surrounds of the Dunston Staiths. By providing high quality coffee, fresh, honest food, together with basic daily essentials, fresh...

  5. Add Filmore & Union to your Itinerary

    Filmore & Union

    Jesmond

    Yorkshire ‘feel good neighbourhood dining’ comes to Newcastle with the opening of new Jesmond restaurant this December 2017!

    Filmore & Union new glass-fronted eatery on Acorn Road in Newcastle’s hottest foodie suburb will be your go-to...

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  6. Add Canaca to your Itinerary

    Canaca

    Newcastle upon Tyne

    Canaca has recently opened in Newcastle’s city centre on Saville Row just off from Northumberland street. They serve international street food from the likes of Morroco, Turkey, Egypt, Korea, Japan and more all made fresh and made to order with the...

  7. Add Grumpy Panda Coffee Bar & Diner to your Itinerary

    Grumpy Panda Coffee Bar & Diner

    Gateshead

    Grumpy Panda Food is the North East's only American-style vegan diner and the first dedicated vegan eatery in Gateshead.

  8. Add Zapatista Burrito to your Itinerary

    Zapatista Burrito

    Newcastle upon Tyne

    Zapatista is Newcastle's first dedicated Mexican inspired Burrito Bar. Positioned in the busy shopping and student district just set off Northumberland Street our homage to mexican culture and food stands proud.

  9. Add Akbar's to your Itinerary

    Akbar's

    Newcastle upon Tyne

    Akbar's Newcastle restaurant provides a superb atmosphere for you to enjoy a traditional Indian dining experience with their vast range of world-renown curries.

  10. Add Kiln to your Itinerary

    Kiln

    Ouseburn

    Kiln is a Mediterranean bar and kitchen serving freshly prepared meals, lovingly prepared coffees and a wide selection of soft and alcoholic drinks.

    Next door lives 1265 Degrees North, our pottery and ceramics workshop where Jun Rhee, Richard...

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