35 Vegan and Vegan-Friendly Restaurants in Budapest

35 Vegan and Vegan-Friendly Restaurants in Budapest | Expat Press Hungary Magazine

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Healthy dining has become extremely popular in recent years and, as a result, Vegan and Vegan-friendly restaurants have been popping up all over the city. There are way too many to list here, probably at least 100 such places, so check the Internet for others besides those listed below. This is just a small sampling of some of our favorites.

Vegan-Friendly restaurants in Budapest #1: 1Pizza
Fáy u 20.

Serves meat, vegan options available. Local home delivery pizzeria. Serving vegetarian and full vegan pizzas also. Special vegan quattro formaggi and veggie sausage versions are a customer favorite.

Vegan-Friendly restaurants in Budapest #2: Bio Café
Bajcsy Zsilinszky út 65.

Cafe offering an array of organic vegetarian and vegan food, including as salads, sandwiches, bakery goods and cakes. Also available are pizzas, a great juice bar and a take-out bakery.

Vegan-Friendly restaurants in Budapest #3: Bistro No Waste
Ráday utca 24/a.

Serves meat, vegan options available. Strives to be an almost totally zero-waste fast food place. Serves food in edible plates (vegan) with re-purposed cutlery, and uses bio and handcrafted ingredients. Uses no sugar or artificial coloring. Some items may be vegan or vegetarian (and possibly others could be made vegan or vegetarian), but are not clearly labeled, so please inquire.

Vegan-Friendly restaurants in Budapest #4: Bistro Vegano
Kazincy utca 10.

Offering an extensive vegan menu of dishes with Indian and Mexican influence. Located below El Rapido Grill & Tequila Bar which is non-veg and by the same owner.

Vegan-Friendly restaurants in Budapest #5: Bollywood Vegi Bar
Akácfa Utca 50.

North Indian Punjabi style vegetarian buffet and fast food for take away, opened Oct 2012. Lacto, fast food, beer/wine and take out available.

Vegan-Friendly restaurants in Budapest #6: Cigköftem
Teréz krt. 20.

Vegan-friendly juice bar, also offers Turkish vegetable paté made of grains, walnuts, tomato puree, sunflower oil, parsley and green onions that shape into little balls or fingers, served in wraps or with mixed plates.

Vegan-Friendly restaurants in Budapest #7: CsendesM Vegan Bistro
Henszlmann Imre u. 1.

Small vegan American bistro. Uses fresh produce and ecological packaging. Updated menu and new staff.

Vegan-Friendly restaurants in Budapest #8: Édeni Vegan
Iskola utca 31.

Éden Vegetáriánus Étterem is a cafeteria-style restaurant/juice bar that offers a changing vegan menu. As of July 2016, apparently no longer using honey, but does have fresh juices. At corner of Gyorskocsi utca, 1 block from Batthány tér bus and metro station.

Vegan-Friendly restaurants in Budapest #9: The Goat Herder
István utca 5.

Espresso bar and cafe serving light food including soups, wraps, bircher muesli, salads. Vegans can get salad and hummus dippers, also has lacto and ovo, plus take out.

Vegan-Friendly restaurants in Budapest #10:  Govinda
Vigyázó Ferenc ut 4, V. ker. (at near Széchenyi Tér).

The deli-style Indian buffet and salad bar includes a variety of dishes with two main entrees each day. Lacto, Hare Krishna also on offer.

Vegan-Friendly restaurants in Budapest #11: Govinda Veggie Corner
Papnövelde utca

A Hare Krishna vegetarian food restaurant and take-away. Deli style buffet and salad bar includes a variety of dishes though most items contain dairy.

Vegan-Friendly restaurants in Budapest #12. Great Bistro
Bank utca 6.

Little vegan bistro providing breakfast and changing lunch menu. Offers fruit juices, sugar-free lemonade, coffee with rice or soya milk, smoothies. Organic and western juice bar also available.

Vegan-Friendly restaurants in Budapest #13: Himalaya/Maharaja
Csengery u 24.

Serves meat, vegan options available. Nepali food menu, includes vegetarian dishes. Atmosphere is relaxed, colorful.

Vegan-Friendly restaurants in Budapest #14: Indigo
Jókai utca 6. district.

Very popular, stylish Indian restaurant with a vegetarian section on the menu that includes many paneer dishes (dairy). Serves meat, vegan options available

Vegan-Friendly restaurants in Budapest #15: Inez Bagel Shop
Bajcsy-Zsilinszky út 40.

Primarily vegetarian and vegan café, also offers bagels and sandwiches, salad, quiche, smoothies and juices. Serves meat, vegan options available. Lacto, ovo and western juice bar.

Vegan-Friendly restaurants in Budapest #16: Istvánffi Veggie Burger
Lajos utca 36 9/c.

A little vegan burger bar offering a variety of burger flavors plus has fries, salad, dessert, and sides. Re-opened at this location after move from Városmajor 13.

Vegan-Friendly restaurants in Budapest #17: Kék Ló Budapest
Víg utca 28.

Vegetarian cafe and upcycle fashion store. Serves coffee, raw cheesecake, and light food.

Vegan-Friendly restaurants in Budapest #18: Kozmosz Vegán Étterem
Hunyadi tér 11.

Vegan restaurant offering an a la carte menu plus a weekly special, made using mostly seasonal ingredients.

Vegan-Friendly restaurants in Budapest #19: Kristóf Konyhája Food Truck
Üllői út 51.

Steiner Kristof’s (Hungarian vegan chef & celebrity) place in the Food Truck Court offers all-vegan meals.

Vegan-Friendly restaurants in Budapest #20: Las Vegan’s Food Truck
Kazinczy utca 18.

The first all-vegan fast food truck in Hungary serves burgers, drinks and raw vegan cakes with gluten free options.

Vegan-Friendly restaurants in Budapest #21. Madal Cafe
Hollán Ernő u 3.

This coffee shop sells a range of packaged raw cookies and cakes, vegan bars, raw packed superfoods and organic coffee. Offers a limited meal selection, mainly breakfast ciabatta and piadina.

Vegan-Friendly restaurants in Budapest #22: Mennyország Szíve
Nefelejcs utca 3.

A small Chinese vegan place with fast food options and daily menus of international cuisine. Many types of icy refreshers in the summer and warm teas in cold weather. Its bio shop also sells organic, vegan, gluten-free products.

Vegan-Friendly restaurants in Budapest #23: Napfényes Restaurant and Pastry Shop
Ferenciek tere 2 (at corner of Veres Pálné and Curia).

Napfényes Étterem és Cukrászda offers an extensive menu, with a variety of dishes along with Hungarian specialties. Very good restaurant for non-vegans too and perfect for vegans. Kind people, tasty food in a beautiful place. Friendly service, tasty healthy food. One of the best places for vegan food in Budapest!

Vegan-Friendly restaurants in Budapest #24:  Napos Oldal
Jókai u. 7.

Organic shop with vegetarian teahouse cafe. Offers a small food menu on weekdays only. Shop stocks a range of food and natural products.

Vegan-Friendly restaurants in Budapest #25: Naspolya Nassolda
Káldy Gyula u. 7.

Vegan-friendly raw food cafe, food is vegan except for honey.

Vegan-Friendly restaurants in Budapest #26: Nemsüti – Jászai Mari
Jászai Mari tér 4/b.

Small cafe with seats for up to 10 on barstools. Offers sandwiches, ready made salads, soups, and usually three daily dishes for lunch.

Vegan-Friendly restaurants in Budapest #27:  Nemsüti Bisztró
Hold utca 9.

A small vegan-friendly room with three tables. Daily changing menu – choose between one soup, two mains and different desserts, juices, sandwiches, salads.

Vegan-Friendly restaurants in Budapest #28: Plant Life
Hollán Ernő 31.

Organic café opened by ÉletKonyha (LifeKitchen), offering raw-vegan food and sweets.

Vegan-Friendly restaurants in Budapest #29: Say Cheez Raw
Szabolcska Mihály utca 7.

Serving organic, raw, plant-based artisan cheeses, appetizers and drinks. Fusion, beer/wine and European also available.

Vegan-Friendly restaurants in Budapest #30: Szelence Cafe
Pauler utca 8.

Vegetarian cafe serving healthy mains, salads, smoothies, soups, raw cakes. Each day a vegetarian as well a raw vegan menu just under 1000Ft. Dog and child friendly, near Buda Castle.

Vegan-Friendly restaurants in Budapest #31:  TÖKMAG Vegan Street Food
Hollán Ernő utca 5.

Street food restaurant serving fresh vegetarian and vegan sandwiches and salads. Hungarian, Italian, Thai, Mexican cuisine.

Vegan-Friendly restaurants in Budapest #32:  VegaLife
Lukács 1.

Vegetarian delivery service turned restaurant. Different menu every day which includes a soup, Indian foods, low carb food, sandwiches, juices, and cakes.

Vegan-Friendly restaurants in Budapest #33: Vegan Love – Vegan Street Food
Bartók Béla út 9 (at Gellért tér).

An all-vegan restaurant serving a variety of burgers, hot-dogs, fries, lemonades; also has a salad bar.

Vegan-Friendly restaurants in Budapest #34. YoGastro – Atma Center
Üllői út 6.

Vegetarian café inside the Atma yoga studio. Offers different menu each day plus raw cakes and smoothies.

Vegan-Friendly restaurants in Budapest #35: 96 Zen Étterem
Kálvin tér 5.

Asian fast food restaurant serving simple vegan food along with Taiwanese bubble tea and smoothies. The only non-vegan ingredients are in the drinks.