San Antonio has become the center of a gastronomic revolution, and this culinary transformation is one that you will want to be part of. The Alamo City embraces the green wave, with plenty of vegan and vegetarian options to maintain good taste and cultural authenticity. Whether you want to share a meal with friends or family or celebrate an upcoming holiday, these vegan and vegetarian restaurants in San Antonio are a great window into the city’s eco-friendly food scene.
Pharm TableBack to Top of List
Pharm Table is San Antonio’s signature “apothecary kitchen,” a term used for a restaurant that features locally sourced homemade foods that are often notable because of the library of spices kept on hand. Not only will you find innovative cocktails and natural wines at Pharm Table, but you will also find plenty of vegetarian options.
For instance, for brunch, you can try the Huevos Maya, which includes two farm eggs cooked on Chaya leaves, black bean paste, avocado, habanero salsa, pepita seeds, and heirloom non-GMO corn tortillas. You can also try the Papas Rancheras, which includes roasted seasonal potatoes, salsa ranchera, and hemp seed crema.
There are also dinner options at Pharm Table, including Ensalada Tres Hermans, which includes sweet potato escabeche, blistered corn, black bean, calabacita squash, avocado, sweet pea shoots, and chile pequin vinaigrette. At Pharm Table, you can enjoy local but taste global.
The Board CoupleBack to Top of List
The Board Couple specializes in charcuterie and cheese boards and is only five minutes from the Pearl and downtown San Antonio. When you think of a charcuterie spread, meat options probably come to mind, but these boards are not just for meat lovers.
The Board Couple offers vegetarian options, such as the 5-cheese board or the Pear Melt, a sandwich with three artisan cheeses and mandolin-sliced pears. The company also provides grazing tables, boards, and other options that may fit your dietary needs. Regardless, The Board Couple is sure to be a memorable dining experience.
Southern Roots Vegan BakeryBack to Top of List
For top-tier vegan options, it's time for a trip to Southern Roots Vegan Bakery. Choose from seasonal favorites or traditional all-stars.
Maybe you're in the for freshly baked cookies, or cake donuts - or maybe you're interested in something more filling - like a bundt cake, or even better, a layered cake. They're all at Southern Roots Vegan Bakery. Order online, pre-order, or drop in and see current inventory. A trip to Southern Roots Vegan Bakery is a must in San Antonio.
Vegan Avenue on MainBack to Top of List
For a wide variety of vegan options ranging from breakfast and brunch options, to sharable plates, bowls, cocktails, and more, try Vegan Avenue. Plant-based dining options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
Try the incredible Brekkie Tacos, served with handmade corn tortillas, breakfast potatoes, soyrizo, tofu scrambled, red peppers, kale greens, arugula, onions, and sliced avocado. For lunch and dinner, go for the Birria Quesadillas or Enchiladas Verdes. And when you'tre ready for desert, their milkshakes are made with certified organic/gluten-free oat milk and are coconut-based!
Explore San Antonio, the Culinary Capital of Texas
San Antonio’s vibrant food scene extends beyond the vegetarian and vegan menus. There are plenty of dining options no matter what type of cuisine you are looking for, and all the Alamo City’s restaurants greatly reflect its commitment to diversity. Start planning your trip today and discover a food scene like no other.