London’s top five restaurants for vegetarians
To tie in with National Vegetarian Week (May 16-22), we’ve compiled a list of London’s best vegetarian restaurants.
Vegetarian Meze @ Victory Mansion
To celebrate Vegetarian Week, Victory Mansion are offering all omnivore’s out there five delicious mezze plates to share for only £25. These are masterfully created by Ottolenghi’s protégé think Charred leeks, chilli and agave yogurt, crispy quinoa or Purple sprouting broccoli, sichuan and bitter lemon dressing or Braised spelt with mushroom, blue cheese and blueberries, as well as buckwheat crackers, burnt pistachio yoghurt, golden honey and Turnip tops, quinoa, wild garlic and spinach. These are serious veggie dishes served in a fabulous bar that also offers the best cocktails in North-East London.
Jah Love platter @ Rudie’s
Rudie’s, the first class Jamaican restaurant in Dalston, is celebrating National Vegetarian Week in true Island style with a platter jam packed with colourful spiced veggies.
Their “Jah Love” Vegetable Platter is the definitive option for all omnivores out there. For only £12.99 feast on Jamaica’s finest selection of Ackee, Sweet Peppers, Thyme, Onion as well as Calaloo, fried Plantains and lightly seasoned Rice & Peas. It’s a perfect irie Ital meal, true to authentic Jamaican cuisine and true to all Vegetarians out there! This platter will be sure to give you that “Jah Love” that you need!
Mighty meat-free dishes @ Rocket
Dine in style this National Vegetarian Week, and indulge in wholesome plates of goodness at Rocket.
With a new spring/summer menu that caters for all, vegetarian favourites include the flavoursome Moroccan Spiced Paneer, Halloumi & Tofu Skewers (£13.90), served on a salad of bulgur wheat, quinoa, fresh edamame beans and roasted red, yellow and piquillo peppers, sprinkled with pomegranate seeds, spring onion and watercress, doused in a homemade teriyaki dressing. Guests can also opt for the Sundried Tomato, Manzanilla Olive and Mozzarella Risotto Cakes (£14.20), a vegetarian feast to be reckoned with. This creative concoction is complete with a nutritious Mediterranean caponata, an eggplant dish originating from Sicily, and finished with a sprinkle of fresh watercress.
Go Veggie @ St Clements Cafe
To celebrate National Vegetarian Week, one of London’s must-visit café’s catering for vegetarians – St Clements Cafe, is serving up a variety veggie delights, alongside their seasonal special: Lemon Scented Kale and Quinoa, Carrot Ribbons, Apple, Radish and Coriander with Toasted Seed.
St Clements is a charming neighbourhood café in London’s leafy Parson’s Green. Emphasis lies in sourcing the finest ingredients from surrounding producers and in working closely with suppliers, they have successfully created a menu showcasing healthy, wholesome and supplier lead dishes that will keep you coming back time and again! Think healthy juices, vibrant salads, homemade tarts and gooey cakes…
Dine out @ Mojo, Soho’s favourite healthy cafe
With Vegetarian Week now in full swing this is the perfect time to head over to Mojo, Soho’s favourite healthy cafe. Situated on D’Arblay Street in the heart of London, Mojo offers organic and sustainable dishes and drinks that bring a little healthy happiness to your day-to-day city life. At Mojo everything is made freshly each day without anything refined or processed, ensuring that guests get the best and healthiest experience possible.
They take great pride in providing you a healthy balanced meal, especially if it is meat free – the perfect spot for a meat free lunch!