The best vegan-friendly restaurants in Jeddah
Jeddah is definitely warming up to the plant-based lifestyle…
Jeddah is a haven for foodies but if there is one area that can definitely see some more growth, it is its vegan dining options. Recently, however, some excellent plant-based and vegan options have appeared across the city. These are the top restaurants and cafes offering vegan options in Jeddah so far…
Aryaas Indian is one of the most authentic south Indian restaurants in Jeddah and conveniently offers a lot of vegan options as much of the cuisine happens to be plant-based. If you are looking for a delicious, hearty dinner where there is a lot of vegan options to choose from, Aryaas is the place to be.
Aryaas Indian, King Fahd Br Road, Al Sharafeyah, Jeddah, Sat to Wed 8am-12am, Thu to Fri 8am-1am. Tel: 012 632 2910. aryaasrestaurant.whastores.com
Boga has quickly become the go-to chain restaurant in the region for healthy delicious food. Expect a modern take on traditional salads and subs with several vegan options. It is also really accessible, both in terms of price and by just how many branches there are across the city.
This pretty cafe offers a combination of a vegetarian and vegan menu and offers delicious oatmeal bowls, pancakes, banoffee pies, granola bowls, brownies, ‘nice cream bowls, and so much more. The cafe is warmly lit, very bohemian in its decor, and unquestionably the best place in Jeddah for a vegan brunch.
Moon Shell, Ar Rawdah, Jeddah, daily 10 am to 10pm. Tel: 059 000 6969. @moonshell_sa
While several restaurants and cafes have been increasingly focusing on vegan and healthier options, Sinless was a city game-changer. Its menu is almost entirely vegan, and includes delicious burgers, pizzas, sandwiches and even desserts. Everything in the restaurant – from the buns, cheese and the sauces – are prepared in-house so you can expect only the finest and freshest.
Sinless, Al Kayal, Ar Rawdah, Jeddah, daily 10am to 10pm. Tel: 053 923 0360. @eatsinless
The Sandwich Gallery
Looking for delicious grab-and-go goodies that are inclusive to most dietary lifestyles? The Sandwich Gallery offers both meat, vegetarian, and vegan options and offers a variety of sandwiches and other grab-and-go snacks and meals. It also offers catering and a variety of options for large orders – perfect for an office lunch or a dinner with all your friends.
The Sandwich Gallery, Prince Saud Al Faisal, Al Rawdah District, Jeddah, daily 11am to 1am. Tel: 054 422 2234. thesandwichgallery.com