The Best Restaurants with Vegan Options in Denver

The OpenTable Team

For those who want to omit meat and dairy from their diets, it doesn’t get much better than the Denver food scene. These days, restaurants are proving meatless does not mean flavorless. But where are the smartest, savviest diners eating out? Welcome to our Tastemaker Lists. We’ve pulled data from thousands of restaurants to find the top spots among OpenTable's most expert, seasoned diners. The best of the best vegan restaurants will have even the proudest of meat-eaters begging for more veggies. Check out our guide on where to grab the very best vegan food in Denver.

Restaurants:Linger, El Five, Bittersweet
Price Range:$$ - $$$
Cuisines:International, Mediterranean, Contemporary American
Neighborhoods:Highlands, Wash Park

Linger

$$$$·International·
Highlands
5,913 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
  • Hot Spot
Linger is one of the top vegan restaurants in all of Colorado. They specialize in vegan food and are known for their friendly staff and bright, vibrant atmosphere. They have a numbRead more
94% recommended
Scenic View in Denver
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El Five

$$$$·Mediterranean·
Highlands
2,145 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
El Five is a vegan restaurant located on the 5th floor above the LoHi. It has awesome views of the Downtown Denver skyline and you can watch the sunset over the city over dinner. GRead more
95% recommended
Best Ambiance in Denver
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Bittersweet

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Wash Park
1,514 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Fit for Foodies
Bittersweet makes most of the food on their New American, artisanal menu in-house, and they take great pains to accommodate food allergies and to adapt dishes to meet vegetarian anRead more
93% recommended
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SOL Mexican Cocina - Denver

$$$$·Mexican·
Cherry Creek
724 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Hot Spot
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
SOL Cocina is a Mexican restaurant located in the Cherry Creek North neighborhood of Denver. They try to create the feeling of being in Baja, both with the outdoor fire pit on the Read more
91% recommended
Mexican in Denver

Tamayo Restaurant

$$$$·Contemporary Mexican·
Downtown / LoDo
3,622 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Good for a Date
  • Fit for Foodies
Tamayo is a cool Mexican restaurant in Larimer Square with a huge rooftop deck and panoramic views of the mountains. It's one of Chef Richard Sandoval's restaurants and he does hisRead more
83% recommended
Most Booked in Denver
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The Corner Office Restaurant and Martini Bar Denver

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Downtown / LoDo
2,744 reviews
  • Pre/post Theatre
  • Bar Seating
  • Great for Brunch
The Corner Office Restaurant and Martini Bar is the resident dining and drinking spot in the Hotel Curtis downtown. Grab a seat at the bar or in one of the big booths and order a cRead more
97% recommended
Hot Spot in Denver
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True Food Kitchen - Cherry Creek

$$$$·American·
Cherry Creek
1,905 reviews
  • Healthy
  • Great for Lunch
  • Good Vegetarian Options
True Food is a chain with multiple restaurants around the country and is not strictly vegetarian. But they do have a number of super filling and delicious vegetarian and vegan optiRead more
94% recommended
Healthy in Denver / Colorado

Vital Root

$$$$·Vegetarian·
Highlands
27 reviews
  • Good Vegetarian Options
  • Vegan
  • Healthy
From the same owner as Linger, Vital Root is a fast-casual vegetarian eatery that feels like a funky diner. This restaurant is all about playful flavors that delight the palate, liRead more
90% recommended
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Watercourse Foods

$$$$·Vegan·
Denver
12 reviews
  • Vegan
  • Healthy
  • Comfort Food
This vegan restaurant was one of the first of its kinds and opened its doors in 1998! They are still around because people love the all-vegan fare and the large menu, including heaRead more
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City, O' City

$$$$·Vegetarian·
Denver
18 reviews
  • Vegan
  • Good Vegetarian Options
  • Neighborhood Gem
Here you’ll find breakfast served all day long, so you can head over for your morning coffee and breakfast or wrap up an evening with a late-night whiskey and snacks. The menu is eRead more
90% recommended
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Sputnik

$$$$·Gastro Pub·
Baker
Sputnik is one of the Denver restaurants that is completely vegan, so feel free to order anything off the menu! They're a great place to sit and order instead of doing counter servRead more
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