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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
23,316 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.
88% recommended
Most Booked in Toronto / Ontario

Afghan Kitchen South Surrey

$$$$·Afghan·
Surrey
288 reviews
  • Authentic
  • Good for a Date
  • Neighborhood Gem
Excellent food and the service was very good! We'll definitely be back!
100% recommended
Best Food in Vancouver / British Columbia

Atomica Kitchen / Cocktails

$$$$·Mediterranean·
Kingston
390 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Bar Seating
A fun restaurant with excellent pizzas! Vegan and GF options are nice too.
90% recommended
Best Overall in Kingston

Berkeley North

$$$$·Tapas / Small Plates·
Hamilton
657 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Fit for Foodies
Great staff, wonderful food and ambience highly recommend.
94% recommended
Best Ambiance in Toronto / Ontario

Bistro 67

$$$$·Canadian·
Whitby
1,009 reviews
  • Local Ingredients
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Good for a Date
Amazing atmosphere! Great food. My new top pick for date night.
96% recommended
Best Overall in Durham

Byblos - Downtown

$$$$·Mediterranean·
Downtown / Financial District
2,049 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
  • Creative Cuisine
Great food and great service!
95% recommended
Mediterranean in Toronto / Ontario

The Canteen on Portland

$$$$·Farm-to-table·
Dartmouth
637 reviews
  • Local Ingredients
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Creative Cuisine
My wife loved it and so did the couple we were with.
99% recommended
Best Overall in Atlantic Canada

Cluny

$$$$·French·
Distillery District
2,973 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
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!
87% recommended

Damas

$$$$·Syrian·
Mile End
2,227 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Tasting Menu
  • Authentic
Love this restaurant, been many many times and always consistent on all fronts. Highly recommend.
98% recommended
Best Overall in Montreal / Quebec

District Eatery

$$$$·American·
Downtown / Entertainment District
188 reviews
  • Healthy
  • Casual
  • Vegan
Good food. Pleasant atmosphere. Nice and friendly staff.
95% recommended
Gluten Free Options in Toronto / Ontario

Diwan at the Aga Khan Museum

$$$$·Middle Eastern·
North York / Don Mills
911 reviews
  • Great for Lunch
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Special Occasion
Great meal!
96% recommended

Donna Mac

$$$$·Contemporary Canadian·
Downtown
435 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
  • Creative Cuisine
Our service was exceptional. Lovely decor, and the food was great.
95% recommended
Fit for Foodies in Calgary / Southern Alberta

Earls Kitchen + Bar - King Street

$$$$·Global, International·
King West
1,006 reviews
  • Great for Lunch
  • Good for Groups
  • Casual
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
92% recommended
Global, International in Toronto

East is East - Main St

$$$$·Indian·
South Main
612 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.
99% recommended
Hot Spot in Vancouver / British Columbia

El Catrin

$$$$·Mexican·
Distillery District
3,820 reviews
  • Fun
  • Good for a Date
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
One of my favourite spots in the city. Fantastic food & service. Great vibe.
91% recommended
Mexican in Toronto / Ontario

Europea

$$$$·French·
Downtown
3,467 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
Most Booked in Montreal / Quebec

EVOO in the Courtyard

$$$$·Mediterranean·
St. John's
199 reviews
  • Good Vegetarian Options
  • Good for a Date
  • Vegan
Delectable Mediterranean fare. Wonderful warm service in a comfortable, relaxed atmosphere.
90% recommended
Gluten Free Options in Atlantic Canada

Fairouz

$$$$·Middle Eastern·
Downtown
907 reviews
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Good for a Date
  • Fit for Foodies
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
95% recommended
Best Overall in Ottawa

forage

$$$$·Northwest·
West End
2,764 reviews
  • Local Ingredients
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Fit for Foodies
Food is fresh and delicious. Worth your visit.
95% recommended
Fit for Foodies in Vancouver / British Columbia

Fresh on Bloor

$$$$·Vegetarian / Vegan·
The Annex
155 reviews
  • Vegan
  • Healthy
  • Good Vegetarian Options
Amazing food and service as usual.
85% recommended
Gluten Free Options in Toronto / Ontario

Fresh on Front

$$$$·Vegetarian / Vegan·
St. Lawrence Market
302 reviews
  • Vegan
  • Healthy
  • Good Vegetarian Options
Super tasty - our server was lovely and had great recommendations! Highly recommend.
92% recommended
Gluten Free Options in Toronto / Ontario

Fresh on Spadina

$$$$·Vegetarian / Vegan·
Chinatown / Kensington Market
135 reviews
  • Healthy
  • Vegan
  • Good Vegetarian Options
Excellent customer service and great food!!
96% recommended
Gluten Free Options in Toronto / Ontario

Fresh Restaurant - Yonge and Eglinton

$$$$·Vegan·
Yonge and Eglinton
148 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.
93% recommended
Gluten Free Options in Toronto / Ontario

Fresh on Crawford

$$$$·Vegetarian / Vegan·
Queen West
46 reviews
  • Healthy
  • Good Vegetarian Options
  • Casual
Love this place! Even my bf who is not vegan/vegetarian likes it too. Def a place I would recommend!
100% recommended
Healthy in Toronto / Ontario

Hearth Restaurant

$$$$·Contemporary Canadian·
Saskatoon
294 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Local Ingredients
  • Neighborhood Gem
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

$$$$·Vegan·
Queen West
100 reviews
  • Vegan
  • Healthy
  • Good Vegetarian Options
The food and the service were great!!! We had the hello burger and I would definitely recommend it!
88% recommended
Gluten Free Options in Toronto / Ontario

Ile Flottante (former Les Deux Singes)

$$$$·International·
Mile End
1,069 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
233 reviews
  • Vegan
  • Good Vegetarian Options
  • Healthy
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
Healthy in Montreal / Quebec

Isaac's Way

$$$$·Canadian·
Fredericton
219 reviews
  • Great for Lunch
  • Local Ingredients
  • Casual
Great food and great service, friendly. Will come again.
95% recommended
Great for Brunch in Atlantic Canada

L'Atelier de Joel Robuchon - Montréal

$$$$·Modern European·
Old Montreal
666 reviews
  • Tasting Menu
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
YES absolutely for the exceptional experience, the impeccable service and the quality of the food.
97% recommended
Best Overall in Montreal / Quebec

Lake House Restaurant

$$$$·Steak·
St. Catharines
2,154 reviews
  • Waterfront
  • Scenic View
  • Good for a Date
Excellent food and service as well as a beautiful view.
95% recommended
Scenic View in Niagara

Lola Rosa Parc

$$$$·Vegetarian / Vegan·
Mile End
173 reviews
  • Healthy
  • Good Vegetarian Options
  • Casual
The best nachos. Period. The best sangria. Period.
100% recommended
Best Value in Montreal / Quebec

Miijidaa Cafe + Bistro

$$$$·Canadian·
Guelph
619 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
Best Value in Southern Ontario

Moltaqa Moroccan Restaurant

$$$$·Moroccan·
Gastown
218 reviews
  • Authentic
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Cozy
Very nice place with delicious food and good service.
97% recommended
Fit for Foodies in Vancouver / British Columbia

My Shanti

$$$$·Indian·
Surrey
224 reviews
  • Authentic
  • Spicy
  • Worth the Drive
I have been a curry fanatic for years and across the globe, and My Shanti is up there with the best.
98% recommended
Best Food in Vancouver / British Columbia

Mythology

$$$$·Vegan·
Queen West
157 reviews
  • Vegan
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Good for a Date
Delicious and super creative dishes. Absolutely love mythology. It never disappoints.
86% recommended
Good Vegetarian Options in Toronto / Ontario

Neverland Tea Salon

$$$$·Afternoon Tea·
Kitsilano
957 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
95% recommended
Afternoon Tea in Vancouver / British Columbia

Nuba - Kitsilano

$$$$·Lebanese·
Kitsilano
513 reviews
  • Good Vegetarian Options
  • Casual
  • Healthy
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
Good Vegetarian Options in Vancouver / British Columbia

O&B Canteen

$$$$·Comfort Food·
Downtown / Entertainment District
645 reviews
  • Casual
  • Pre/post Theatre
  • People Watching
Had another lovely Sunday brunch. Service is always good!!! Food excellent.
86% recommended
Pre/post theatre in Toronto

Oliver & Bonacini Café Grill, Yonge & Front

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Downtown / Financial District
3,038 reviews
  • Pre/post Theatre
  • Casual
  • Great for Lunch
Always a good experience.
82% recommended

OLO Restaurant

$$$$·Farm-to-table·
Victoria
523 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Local Ingredients
  • Creative Cuisine
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
92% recommended
Best Service in Vancouver / British Columbia

Open Sesame

$$$$·Pan-Asian·
Calgary
1,253 reviews
  • Casual
  • Good for a Date
  • Healthy
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!
88% recommended
Gluten Free Options in Calgary / Southern Alberta

Piatto Pizzeria - Midtown St. John's

$$$$·Italian·
St. John's
263 reviews
  • Great for Lunch
  • Casual
  • Authentic
Excellent food! The lunch special is our go-to choice. Great atmosphere and service!
96% recommended
Kid Friendly in Atlantic Canada

Pineridge Hollow

$$$$·Canadian·
Oakbank
3,339 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
163 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Vegan
  • Healthy
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

Plant Matter Kitchen

$$$$·Vegan·
London
395 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
97% recommended
Gluten Free Options in Toronto / Ontario

Planta Queen

$$$$·Vegetarian·
Downtown / Entertainment District
159 reviews
  • Vegan
  • Good Vegetarian Options
  • Fit for Foodies
Great food, friendly wait staff and excellent ambiance!
93% recommended
Good Vegetarian Options in Toronto / Ontario

Planta Yorkville

$$$$·Vegetarian / Vegan·
Yorkville
1,392 reviews
  • Vegan
  • Good Vegetarian Options
  • Healthy
Great food. Great service. Will definitely go there again.
85% recommended
Healthy in Toronto / Ontario

The Root Cellar

$$$$·Farm-to-table·
London
245 reviews
  • Local Ingredients
  • Healthy
  • Organic
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
725 reviews
  • Vegan
  • Good Vegetarian Options
  • Healthy
Great food, great service. Very accommodating for our party.
89% recommended
Healthy in Toronto / Ontario

Storm Crow Manor

$$$$·Gastro Pub·
The Village
420 reviews
  • Fun
  • Good for Groups
  • Good for Birthdays
Amazing place. Easily my favorite spot downtown for any occasion
98% recommended
Best Ambiance in Toronto / Ontario

Ten Foot Henry

$$$$·Contemporary Canadian·
Calgary
2,336 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good Vegetarian Options
  • Creative Cuisine
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
97% recommended
Best Overall in Calgary / Southern Alberta

Terroni ADELAIDE

$$$$·Italian·
Downtown / Financial District
3,256 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Groups
  • Good for Birthdays
Wonderful ambiance, great food, amazing service
83% recommended
Most Booked in Toronto / Ontario

Vij's

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

Woodlot

$$$$·Canadian·
Little Italy / College St.
1,282 reviews
  • Good Vegetarian Options
  • Good for a Date
  • Fit for Foodies
Food was amazing. That sweet corn pasta was PERFECT!!!!
93% recommended
Canadian in Toronto / Ontario

The Yellow Pear Kitchen

$$$$·Farm-to-table·
St. Catharines
382 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