7 best vegan restaurants and cafes in Calgary

Jan 3 2020, 10:03 pm

These days most restaurants have awesome vegan options for folks looking to keep it plant-based when dining out.

Whether you’re after an epic vegan breakfast spread, juicy burger, suped-up pizza, or non-dairy ice cream, YYC has some pretty great options.

For all your plant-based cravings, these are the best 100% vegan restaurants in Calgary to check out.

If you’re not vegan but want to try to move towards a more plant-based diet, check out our tips of how to go (and stay) vegan.

Hearts Choices


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Hearts Choices has one brick-and-mortar location after closing down the Thai Vegan Café this past September. This spot offers a menu full of vegan eats such as curry, burgers, and poutines to name a few. Hearts Choices’ Calgary Farmers’ Market location has a variety of sauces, soups, and meat alternatives too.

Address: 4127 6 Street NE, Calgary
Phone: 403-276-2163


saVeg Cafe


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This 100% vegan cafe is located in downtown Calgary’s Beltline district. The menu here offers a selection of breakfast eats like sandwiches, burritos, and Benedicts, along with lunch and dinner mains, wraps, burgers, smoothies, and more.

Address: 637 11 Avenue SW, Calgary
Phone: 403-263-3126


Veg-In YYC


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This plant-based Indian fusion comfort food spot is a great place to head if you’re craving hearty vegan eats.

Address: 215 6th Avenue SE, Calgary
Phone: 587-351-5253


The Allium


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Mostly everything on The Allium’s season menu is vegan. Everything here is made with local, sustainable, and plant-based organic ingredients.

Address: 211a 12 Avenue SW, Calgary


Raw Eatery & Market


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This Kensington Village spot has tons of options for folks sticking to a plant-based diet. With everything from vegan Lasagna to Pad Thai to raw smoothies, you can’t go wrong here.

Address: Unit 2 1145 Kensington Crescent, NW, Calgary


Copper Branch


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Known for its hearty, 100% vegan eats like burritos, bowls, and burgers, the Canadian franchisee-run company already operates locations in Alberta, Ontario, and Montreal, as well as one location in Florida.

Address: Bankers Hall, 315 8th Avenue SW Calgary
Phone: 403-453-3223

Address: 311 6 Avenue SW Calgary
Phone: 403-232-1178

Address: 201 16th Avenue NE Calgary
Phone: 403-230-2499


The Dandelion


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With eats and drinks like vegan tacos, bánh mìs, kombucha, and an elixir bar on site, it seems this is the spot to go if you need and body-and-soul refresh in YYC.

Address: 1048 8th Street SE

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