Eating Vegetarian and Vegan in Brookhaven

Whether you are vegetarian, vegan, or just adding meatless Monday into your diet, plant-based eating is definitely on the rise. There are plenty of Brookhaven restaurants with options available for you to dine out sans meat.

Urban Wok

Fresh global fusion stir fry inspired from flavors around the world! They have vegetarian and vegan options so you can mix and match for your perfect dish. The ingredients contain no artificial flavors, preservatives or colors, no MSG and low in sodium. The sauces are vegan and gluten free too. Pick your base, your veggies, fruits and sauce and they stir fry it up for you.

Pure Taqueria

A fresh, fun taqueria with creatively authentic Mexican fare and plenty of vegetarian options to choose from. Try the Coliflor O Portobello tacos – cumin & turmeric roasted cauliflower or cilantro grilled portobello mushroom, pumpkin seed pesto, smoked cashew salsa- yum! Another great option is the classic burrito, cazuela bowl or fajitas that can be prepared with portobello mushrooms. Don’t miss their house-made tortillas and delicious margaritas!

Mellow Mushroom

Stone-baked pizzas, salads, and munchies that can be made vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free! Try the Veg Out pizza with red sauce, mozzarella, spinach, green peppers, mushrooms, onions, black olives and roma tomatoes. They offer vegan cheese, tofu and tons of veggies so you can create your own masterpiece.

Kale Me Crazy

Kale Me Crazy offers juices, smoothies, salads and wraps with vegetarian and vegan options. Check out the Vegan Wrap with kale, quinoa, cabbage, carrots, pickled red onions, avocado and hummus wrapped in a spinach tortilla and served with tahini. Give the Recovery smoothie a whirl, with banana, cherries, cashews, coconut yogurt, almond milk, and vegan protein.


Flying Biscuit

Flying Biscuit has been a breakfast, brunch and lunch institution for over 25 years. If breakfast is what you’re craving, try the Vegan Tofu Scramble at Flying Biscuit. Tamari-marinated tofu scrambled with red and green peppers, onions, spinach, and mushrooms.

If you’re more in the mood for lunch, try the Veggie Burger. It’s a spicy black bean patty grilled and topped with smashed avocado, red onions, goat cheese, thin sliced tomato, lettuce and chipotle aioli.

Verde Taqueria

Tacos are always a good choice! Try the Grilled Veggie Taco with grilled zucchini, squash, red onion and red bell peppers with pureed black beans & cilantro sour cream.

No tortilla, no problem. Try the veggie bowl with the same grilled veggies as above served over Mexican rice, black beans and queso fresco.

Veggie Burger Options:

Lucky’s Burger & Brew- Impossible patty, Black Bean

Grub Burger Bar- Beyond Burger

HobNob Neighborhood Tavern- Impossible patty

Olde Blind Dog- Beyond Burger

Grindhouse Killer Burgers- Veggie patty, Impossible patty

Jo’s Grille- Veggie Burger