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50 Best Restaurants for Vegetarians in Canada for 2019

As Voted by OpenTable Diners

Gone are the days where those who choose not to eat meat are relegated to mediocre sides and salads — OpenTable's 2019 list of the 50 Best Restaurants for Vegetarians in Canada highlights the most popular veg-forward restaurants, all across the country. The menus at these vegetarian, vegetarian-friendly, and vegan restaurants feature vegetables front and center, creatively presented with expert technique and serious attention to flavor. The list of honorees is based on an analysis of 500,000+ reviews of more than 3,000 restaurants across the country—all submitted by verified diners.

Restaurants:360 The Restaurant at the CN Tower, Afghan Kitchen South Surrey, Atomica Kitchen / Cocktails
Price Range:$$ - $$$$
Cuisines:Continental, Afghan, Mediterranean
Neighborhoods:Downtown / Entertainment District, Surrey, Kingston

360 The Restaurant at the CN Tower

$$$$·Continental·
Downtown / Entertainment District
23,620 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
What an amazing place to go to. We went at sunset, and the views are out of this world. Amazing food and amazing people there.
87% recommended
Most Booked in Toronto / Ontario

Afghan Kitchen South Surrey

$$$$·Afghan·
Surrey
293 reviews
  • Authentic
  • Fun
  • Good Vegetarian Options
Excellent food and the service was very good! We'll definitely be back!
100% recommended
Best Overall in Vancouver / British Columbia

Atomica Kitchen / Cocktails

$$$$·Mediterranean·
Kingston
404 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Casual
  • Good Vegetarian Options
A fun restaurant with excellent pizzas! Vegan and GF options are nice too.
92% recommended
Best Overall in Kingston

Berkeley North

$$$$·Tapas / Small Plates·
Hamilton
686 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Fit for Foodies
Great staff, wonderful food and ambience highly recommend.
96% recommended
Best Overall in Southern Ontario

Bistro 67

$$$$·Canadian·
Whitby
1,037 reviews
  • Local Ingredients
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Special Occasion
Amazing atmosphere! Great food. My new top pick for date night.
95% recommended
Fit for Foodies in Toronto / Ontario

Byblos - Downtown

$$$$·Mediterranean·
Downtown / Financial District
2,122 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
  • Creative Cuisine
Great food and great service!
94% recommended
Mediterranean in Toronto / Ontario

The Canteen on Portland

$$$$·Farm-to-table·
Dartmouth
690 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Local Ingredients
  • Creative Cuisine
My wife loved it and so did the couple we were with.
97% recommended
Best Overall in Atlantic Canada

Cluny

$$$$·French·
Distillery District
3,033 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
We had brunch at Cluny’s and thoroughly enjoyed it! Fantastic eggs Benedict, fresh pastries and they made a berry bowl for us. Hope to return again soon!
84% recommended

Damas

$$$$·Syrian·
Mile End
2,316 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Tasting Menu
  • Authentic
Love this restaurant, been many many times and always consistent on all fronts. Highly recommend.
97% recommended
Best Overall in Montreal / Quebec

District Eatery

$$$$·American·
Downtown / Entertainment District
203 reviews
  • Vegan
  • Good Vegetarian Options
  • Casual
Good food. Pleasant atmosphere. Nice and friendly staff.
96% recommended
Gluten Free Options in Toronto / Ontario

Diwan at the Aga Khan Museum

$$$$·Middle Eastern·
North York / Don Mills
937 reviews
  • Great for Lunch
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Special Occasion
Great meal!
97% recommended

Donna Mac

$$$$·Contemporary Canadian·
Downtown
459 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Good Vegetarian Options
Our service was exceptional. Lovely decor, and the food was great.
93% recommended
Healthy in Calgary / Southern Alberta

Earls Kitchen + Bar - King Street

$$$$·Global, International·
King West
1,051 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Casual
  • Good for Groups
We tried Earls after a long day of touring Niagara Falls. We enjoyed our drinks and our meal. We tried the Teriyaki Chicken Rice Bowl and the Chicken Tacos. Both were very good! ThRead more
89% recommended
Global, International in Toronto

East is East Chai Lounge - Main Street

$$$$·Indian·
South Main
630 reviews
  • Live Music
  • Good Vegetarian Options
  • Authentic
The food and the service were great. Live music and dancing were way more than expected. I had a very good time celebrating my birthday with my friends here.
95% recommended
Gluten Free Options in Vancouver / British Columbia

El Catrin

$$$$·Mexican·
Distillery District
3,874 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Fun
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
One of my favourite spots in the city. Fantastic food & service. Great vibe.
92% recommended
Mexican in Toronto / Ontario

Europea

$$$$·French·
Downtown
3,582 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Tasting Menu
The world-class dining experience of a lifetime! Dining as art and performance . Exquisite and delicious and beautiful cuisine. The concept of the presentation experience is pure gRead more
92% recommended
French in Montreal / Quebec

EVOO in the Courtyard

$$$$·Mediterranean·
St. John's
206 reviews
  • Good Vegetarian Options
  • Cozy
  • Vegan
Delectable Mediterranean fare. Wonderful warm service in a comfortable, relaxed atmosphere.
89% recommended
Healthy in Atlantic Canada

Fairouz

$$$$·Middle Eastern·
Downtown
930 reviews
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
Everything from the food to the service was fantastic. The flavours were well balanced and the cocktails were delicious! The service was casual yet professional and not over poweriRead more
89% recommended
Best Overall in Ottawa

forage

$$$$·Northwest·
West End
2,812 reviews
  • Local Ingredients
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Creative Cuisine
Food is fresh and delicious. Worth your visit.
94% recommended
Healthy in Vancouver / British Columbia

Fresh on Bloor

$$$$·Vegetarian / Vegan·
The Annex
171 reviews
  • Vegan
  • Good Vegetarian Options
  • Healthy
Amazing food and service as usual.
86% recommended
Gluten Free Options in Toronto / Ontario

Fresh on Front

$$$$·Vegetarian / Vegan·
St. Lawrence Market
336 reviews
  • Vegan
  • Healthy
  • Good Vegetarian Options
Super tasty - our server was lovely and had great recommendations! Highly recommend.
94% recommended
Gluten Free Options in Toronto / Ontario

Fresh on Spadina

$$$$·Vegetarian / Vegan·
Chinatown / Kensington Market
152 reviews
  • Healthy
  • Vegan
  • Good Vegetarian Options
Excellent customer service and great food!!
91% recommended
Gluten Free Options in Toronto

Fresh Restaurant - Yonge and Eglinton

$$$$·Vegan·
Yonge and Eglinton
155 reviews
  • Vegan
  • Healthy
  • Good Vegetarian Options
A great casual, tasty dining experience which can be enjoyed by Vegans and non-vegans. The club house wrap would fool anyone into thinking they were eating meet.
100% recommended
Healthy in Toronto / Ontario

Fresh on Crawford

$$$$·Vegetarian / Vegan·
Queen West
53 reviews
  • Good Vegetarian Options
  • Healthy
  • Vegan
Love this place! Even my bf who is not vegan/vegetarian likes it too. Def a place I would recommend!
96% recommended
Great for Brunch in Toronto / Ontario

Hearth Restaurant

$$$$·Contemporary Canadian·
Saskatoon
313 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Local Ingredients
  • Fit for Foodies
The best spot in Saskatoon! We love eating at Hearth, and we think it's a wonderful example of local, thoughtful, and creative cuisine.
97% recommended
Best Overall in Saskatoon / Saskatchewan

Hello123 - Queen West

$$$$·Vegetarian / Vegan·
Queen West
107 reviews
  • Vegan
  • Good Vegetarian Options
  • Gluten Free Options
The food and the service were great!!! We had the hello burger and I would definitely recommend it!
97% recommended
Gluten Free Options in Toronto / Ontario

Ile Flottante (former Les Deux Singes)

$$$$·International·
Mile End
1,098 reviews
  • Tasting Menu
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Good for a Date
We were 4 and very satisfied with the services, food and ambiance. For sure, we'll come back and recommended to friends.
99% recommended
Best Overall in Montreal / Quebec

Invitation V

$$$$·Vegan·
Old Montreal
258 reviews
  • Vegan
  • Good Vegetarian Options
  • Good for a Date
Very helpful server, wide spacing between tables, good selection of vegan dishes we had not seen before along with staples we had not seen before.
95% recommended
Gluten Free Options in Montreal / Quebec

Isaac's Way

$$$$·Canadian·
Fredericton
234 reviews
  • Casual
  • Local Ingredients
  • Good for a Date
Great food and great service, friendly. Will come again.
94% recommended
Great for Brunch in Atlantic Canada

L'Atelier de Joel Robuchon - Montréal

$$$$·Modern European·
Old Montreal
699 reviews
  • Tasting Menu
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
YES absolutely for the exceptional experience, the impeccable service and the quality of the food.
98% recommended
Best Overall in Montreal / Quebec

Lake House Restaurant

$$$$·Steak·
St. Catharines
2,221 reviews
  • Waterfront
  • Scenic View
  • Worth the Drive
Excellent food and service as well as a beautiful view.
96% recommended
Steak in Toronto / Ontario

Lola Rosa Parc

$$$$·Vegetarian / Vegan·
Mile End
175 reviews
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Good for Groups
  • Organic
The best nachos. Period. The best sangria. Period.
100% recommended

Miijidaa Cafe + Bistro

$$$$·Canadian·
Guelph
647 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Local Ingredients
  • Casual
The waiter was very friendly and kept congratulating us on our anniversary and gave us a gift card for our next visit. The food was delicious and very good value. Wonderful experieRead more
100% recommended
Fit for Foodies in Southern Ontario

Moltaqa Moroccan Restaurant

$$$$·Moroccan·
Gastown
235 reviews
  • Authentic
  • Cozy
  • Creative Cuisine
Very nice place with delicious food and good service.
91% recommended
Fit for Foodies in Vancouver

My Shanti

$$$$·Indian·
Vancouver / British Columbia
247 reviews
  • Authentic
  • Good for a Date
  • Creative Cuisine
I have been a curry fanatic for years and across the globe, and My Shanti is up there with the best.
98% recommended
Best Overall in Exclusive

Mythology

$$$$·Vegan·
Queen West
179 reviews
  • Vegan
  • Good for a Date
  • Creative Cuisine
Delicious and super creative dishes. Absolutely love mythology. It never disappoints.
84% recommended
Healthy in Toronto / Ontario

Neverland Tea Salon

$$$$·Afternoon Tea·
Kitsilano
977 reviews
  • Afternoon Tea
  • Good for Birthdays
  • Special Occasion
This restaurant is adorable. Great food and great service. I loved all the mismatched teacups and decor. We just came in for a quick lunch, but we will definitely be back for high Read more
99% recommended
Afternoon Coffee in Vancouver / British Columbia

Nuba - Kitsilano

$$$$·Lebanese·
Kitsilano
524 reviews
  • Good Vegetarian Options
  • Authentic
  • Casual
Nuba was a great choice for a quiet, healthy lunch where it was possible to have a conversation without yelling at each other. Don't hesitate!
91% recommended
Healthy in Vancouver / British Columbia

O&B Canteen

$$$$·Comfort Food·
Downtown / Entertainment District
668 reviews
  • Pre/post Theatre
  • Casual
  • Great for Lunch
Had another lovely Sunday brunch. Service is always good!!! Food excellent.
97% recommended
Pre/post theatre in Toronto / Ontario

Oliver & Bonacini Café Grill, Yonge & Front

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Downtown / Financial District
3,088 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Casual
  • Pre/post Theatre
Always a good experience.
81% recommended

OLO Restaurant

$$$$·Farm-to-table·
Victoria
555 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Local Ingredients
The food was outstanding -- creative choices, diverse tastes and textures, and beautifully plated. The wine pairings complemented the dishes very well. Clearly, significant care anRead more
91% recommended
Best Service in Vancouver / British Columbia

Open Sesame

$$$$·Pan-Asian·
Calgary
1,265 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Healthy
  • Special Occasion
I have been to this restaurant five times and continue to go back because of their make your own stir fry option. It has never disappointed me!
89% recommended

Piatto Pizzeria - Midtown St. John's

$$$$·Italian·
St. John's
287 reviews
  • Casual
  • Great for Lunch
  • Authentic
Excellent food! The lunch special is our go-to choice. Great atmosphere and service!
99% recommended
Kid Friendly in Atlantic Canada

Pineridge Hollow

$$$$·Canadian·
Oakbank
3,435 reviews
  • Worth the Drive
  • Great for Lunch
  • Special Occasion
Breakfast was delicious! We didnt wait long for our food and the lady serving us was really nice. Such a cute and cozy place. The decorations and set up outside we also super cuteRead more
95% recommended
Best Ambiance in Winnipeg / Manitoba

Plant Matter Bistro

$$$$·Vegan·
London
165 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Healthy
  • Local Ingredients
Another great visit to Plant Matter Bistro! Excellent service (thank you, Lauren) and an excellent meal, beautifully prepared and presented. It was a first visit for two of the gueRead more
100% recommended
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Plant Matter Kitchen

$$$$·Vegan·
London
405 reviews
  • Vegan
  • Good Vegetarian Options
  • Healthy
I was treated to a wonderful vegan dinner to celebrate my nineteenth birthday! My table and I enjoyed our meals and I also experienced an espresso martini for the first time which Read more
96% recommended
Gluten Free Options in Toronto / Ontario

Planta Queen

$$$$·Vegetarian·
Downtown / Entertainment District
201 reviews
  • Vegan
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Creative Cuisine
Great food, friendly wait staff and excellent ambiance!
96% recommended

Planta Yorkville

$$$$·Vegetarian / Vegan·
Yorkville
1,422 reviews
  • Vegan
  • Good Vegetarian Options
  • Healthy
Great food. Great service. Will definitely go there again.
82% recommended
Good Vegetarian Options in Toronto / Ontario

The Root Cellar

$$$$·Farm-to-table·
London
260 reviews
  • Local Ingredients
  • Healthy
  • Vegan
Great service and great food! Loved the space! We had a great time. Would definitely come back.
93% recommended
Gluten Free Options in Toronto / Ontario

Rosalinda

$$$$·Vegan·
Downtown / Financial District
807 reviews
  • Vegan
  • Good Vegetarian Options
  • Healthy
Great food, great service. Very accommodating for our party.
91% recommended
Healthy in Toronto / Ontario

Storm Crow Manor

$$$$·Gastro Pub·
The Village
468 reviews
  • Fun
  • Good for Groups
  • Good for Birthdays
Amazing place. Easily my favorite spot downtown for any occasion
99% recommended
Best Ambiance in Toronto / Ontario

Ten Foot Henry

$$$$·Contemporary Canadian·
Calgary
2,413 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good Vegetarian Options
Awesome food and service. Jenna was super attentive, informative and friendly. All the dishes were amazing- excellent quality and good size portions. Definitely a place that you haRead more
96% recommended
Best Food in Calgary / Southern Alberta

Terroni ADELAIDE

$$$$·Italian·
Downtown / Financial District
3,354 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Groups
Wonderful ambiance, great food, amazing service
85% recommended
Most Booked in Toronto / Ontario

Vij's

$$$$·Indian·
Vancouver / British Columbia
446 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good Vegetarian Options
Amazing! The food was super, the space was lovely. Vig's deserves the awesome reputation that it has!
95% recommended
Fit for Foodies in Exclusive

Woodlot

$$$$·Canadian·
Little Italy / College St.
1,318 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Good Vegetarian Options
  • Local Ingredients
Food was amazing. That sweet corn pasta was PERFECT!!!!
91% recommended
Canadian in Toronto

The Yellow Pear Kitchen

$$$$·Farm-to-table·
St. Catharines
400 reviews
  • Great for Brunch
  • Local Ingredients
  • Sunday Lunch
So many delicious options, wanted to try everything! Can’t wait to come back!!!
99% recommended
Best Overall in Toronto / Ontario