The Best Restaurants with Vegan Options in Seattle

The OpenTable Team

There’s no two ways about it: eating vegan is good. It has some undeniable health benefits, it’s good for the environment, and it’s delicious. When it comes to vegan food, Seattle is a great spot to be. The lush surrounding areas yield some fantastic produce year-round. But where are the smartest, savviest diners eating out? Welcome to the Tastemaker Lists. We’ve pulled data from thousands of restaurants to find the top spots among OpenTable's most expert, seasoned diners. This city is a goldmine for hungry people—whether it’s a quick plant-based bite or a high-class dining experience. Book a table at one of these restaurants serving the best vegan options in Seattle.

Restaurants:Wild Ginger Downtown Seattle, Harvest Beat, The Carlile Room
Price Range:$$$ - $$$
Cuisines:Asian, Vegetarian / Vegan, Contemporary American
Neighborhoods:Downtown, Wallingford

Wild Ginger Downtown Seattle

$$$$·Asian·
Downtown
5,066 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Pre/post Theatre
  • Good for a Date
Although Wild Ginger now has three locations — with new additions in South Lake Union and Bellevue's Lincoln Square South — we'll cut to the chase. The flagship, open since 1989, iRead more
89% recommended
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Harvest Beat

$$$$·Vegetarian / Vegan·
Wallingford
754 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Vegan
  • Good for a Date
This Wallingford joint serves a five-course prix fixe menu. The ever-changing menu allows Harvest Beat to diminish waste while cooking extraordinary meals. They also opt for enviroRead more
94% recommended
Healthy in Seattle / Eastern Washington
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The Carlile Room

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Downtown
884 reviews
  • Pre/post Theatre
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Bar Seating
Across from the Paramount Theatre, The Carlile Room offers a few vegan-friendly options for pre- (or post-) show snacking. Try their fancy appetizers — think chickpea-fava frittersRead more
88% recommended
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Yard House - Seattle

$$$$·American·
Downtown
194 reviews
  • Great for Lunch
  • Good for Birthdays
  • Casual
Located at 4th Street and Pike, the Yard House taproom features more than just booze. Fill up on vegan-friendly bar bites like chilled edamame, hummus with kalamata olives, or crisRead more
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ChuMinh Tofu & Veggie Deli

$$$$·Vietnamese·
International District
9 reviews
  • Vegan
  • Casual
  • Authentic
A totally vegan Vietnamese deli? Sign us up. This plain-Jane shop in the International District has an all-you-can-eat buffet. However, the real draw is their a la carte menu, whicRead more
100% recommended
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Plum Bistro

$$$$·Vegan·
Capitol Hill / First Hill
44 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Romantic
  • Casual
Another wholly vegan establishment, Plum Bistro is a favorite in the Pike/Pine Corridor. Stop by for date night, when a meal might consist of farro-and-mustard-green salad; pomegraRead more
100% recommended
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Chutney's Queen Anne

$$$$·Indian·
Queen Anne
92 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for Groups
Ask any Seattleite where the best vegan Indian eats are and, if they can provide an answer, they'll point you toward Chutneys Queen Anne. Imagine your favorite local Indian restaurRead more
86% recommended
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Highline

$$$$·Vegetarian·
Capitol Hill / First Hill
The Highline serves up a completely vegan menu that features everything from sandwiches to tacos to pub grub galore. Grab a Reubender with vegan corned beef, sauerkraut, house-madeRead more
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Veggie Grill

$$$$·Grill·
U Village / U District
The plant-based menu at Veggie Grill features reliable classics, from soup and sandwiches to flatbreads and nachos. Hit up one of their three Seattle locations, and don't say we diRead more
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Araya's Vegetarian Place

$$$$·Thai·
Downtown
Although there is now a location in Los Angeles too, Araya's Place is a Seattle staple. Established in 1987, the vegan Thai restaurant and bar hold the title of being the first vegRead more
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Sunlight Cafe

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Green Lake
You didn't think we could wrap up this list without mentioning Seattle's oldest vegetarian cafe, did you? Founded in 1976, Sunlight Cafe still vends classics like lemon-poppy-seed Read more
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