Portland, Oregon is one of the best places in the United States of America to eat in, and naturally, has its share of vegan-friendly restaurants for diners who’d want a well-deserved healthy meal or a natural way to detox consuming too much meat. Vegetarians will find a lot of places to eat in, from all parts of the city – tucked in street corners to the more established ones – to satisfy their craving for all tasteful organic food excluding meat and whatever are their preferences. Check out how many of the places in this list you’d eaten in while at vegan-friendly Portland, Oregon.
1. Portobello Vegan Trattoria
Classic Italian dishes: “unbelievable food” gone vegan are served by friendly bartenders in cozy wood-lined restaurant in Portland, Portobello Vegan Trattoria. Their meals are free of animal products, dairy cheese is replaced by cashew cheese on their antipasti, pasta plates, pizzas, and entrees, with “homemade” ice cream entering the dinner table.
2. Vita Cafe
Established in Portland in 1999, Vita Cafe begs to differ from the “raw beet and rabbit food” traditionally associated with vegans or vegetarians. In their menu’s wide variety, plenty of choices give diners Vita Cafe’s “happy hour” everyday and perfectly filling, large portions of their brunches and breakfast favorites like Huevos Rancheros, corn cakes, tofu options, and faux meat like turkey.
3. Blossoming Lotus
One of the more famous vegan restaurants in Portland, with interiors featuring “casual, stylish” decor and an indoor bar, Blossoming Lotus also offers some raw foods. Their intensely flavourful nachos are crowd pleasers and their baked Brie is among the best in the city. Blossoming Lotus has “live” pizza – no parts of its cooked or heated – and will be among the most satisfying vegan eats you’ll have in a Portland restaurant.
Prasad’s mostly about breakfast and lunch, and has a wide selection of fresh juice and smoothies. Get your healthy serving of their signature rice or quinoa meals or their breakfast of parfaits, chia pudding, and oatmeal downtown. Located right next to a yoga studio, Prasad’s delicious servings can help you detox after working out.
5. Papa G’s
For those looking for a fill of comfort food, Papa G’s will give you soups, sandwiches, nachos, and taco platters at a low price but still fill you with all-organic goodness. Papa G’s deli and bar is homey with distinctly homestyle cooking, in an over-the-counter serving setting complete with a salad bar.
In a comfortable setting – with a heated patio during winter – down delectable and filling salads and bowls with one of Canteen’s fresh juices or smoothies. Canteen ensures that their menus live up to their own eating standards – only fresh, local, and organic ingredients are used to create delicious everyday American food staples.
Vegetarians, vegans, those on a diet, and the merely culinarily curious have tons of dining options in convenient Portland, Oregon, where meals don’t have to sacrifice quality in their exclusion of certain ingredients or methods.
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