Bangkok is going vegan! Vibey cafes and restaurants, cozy, casual eateries, and bustling weekend markets, the Big Mango is quickly becoming one of the best cities for vegans in the world. Bursting with flavors, enjoy a never-ending supply of fresh tropical fruits all around the city, and experience the best of the international and Thai cuisine served in this cosmopolitan city. Here is a list of 10 must-visit vegan restaurants in Bangkok, listed in no particular order.
1. PLANTIFUL - Ekkamai
Opened in July 2020 in the airy loft space, Plantiful is a popular brunch spot for a hip crowd of expats and locals. The menu is based on the “Eat right, Eat with purpose” philosophy and offers fresh, nutritious meals, cold-pressed juices, and coffee. Pets are welcome! Try their Banana-Chia Pancakes, Plantiful Tofu Scramble, Avocado-Pumpkin Breakfast Burrito, and Signature Kale salad.
2. Nature’s Charm Cafe - Phrom Phong
Founded by the creators of Nature’s Charm vegan coconut products, Nature’s Charm Cafe’s menu is filled with innovative vegan recipes this city needed. Nature’s Charm Cafe introduced Bangkok’s first vegan fish n chips, and you would not have guessed what that fish is made of! Other favorites include vegan chick’n pops, poke bowl, superfood pancakes, burgers, and even vegan macarons, you name it, they have it on the menu.
3. VITRO & VIZZA - Phrom Phong
VITRO & VIZZA are two friendly hangout spots, right next door to each other, filled with plants and good vibes. VISTRO offers a global fusion menu inspired by the travels around the world, while VIZZA is the only 100% vegan pizzeria in Bangkok. There is something for everyone, from traditional Thai street noodles to tacos, Habibi wraps, burgers, avocado-tempeh toasts, samosas, and vegan katsu curry. The special brunch menu runs from 10 AM to 2 PM.
4. Bangkok City Diner - Chong Nonsi
American style diner, 50s vibe booth sitting, vegan owned business opened in 2020 and introduced Bangkok’s first vegan egg; you can pop it! Chill vibes, awesome playlist, and delicious comfort-food mains include mac n cheese, laksa, lasagna, desserts, tiramisu, and cinnamon rolls. Located a short walk from BTS Chong Nonsi, this is your perfect spot for an Insta-worthy diner. Order a lot because 5% of your order goes directly towards animal welfare organizations in Thailand.
5. May Veggie Home - Asok
Looking to try authentic Thai cuisine? This is your place! Homey atmosphere and tasty meals that introduce the rich cuisine of the entire country: Spicy salads of the east, decadent meals and warming soups of the north, flavorful curries of the south, and everything in between, including all the favorite Thai street food staples. The best is to come with a group of friends, order a bunch of different meals and share everything, aka Thai style dining.
6. Veganerie - Phrom Phong
Vegan restaurant and bakery opened in 2016 and has quickly grown into several branches around the city. Definitely checkout VEGANERIE Concept right by the Benchasiri Park for a lovely after-brunch walk around the pond. Comfy modern industrial interior and the menu filled with delicious options! Hearty Breakfast Scramble, Vegan Vanilla Crepe, Morning Toasts, and Tea & Scones Set, everything is scrumptious.
7. Broccoli Revolution - Thonglor
This popular casual plant-based eatery has recently expanded into Broc&Co, a curated dining hall centered around eco-social consciousness. Here is what to expect: High ceilings, exposed brick walls, fresh plants and flowers, and to eat and enjoy; there is a global fusion menu by Broccoli Revolution, artisan Thai chocolate desserts, plant-based ice bar, and natural wine bar. There are plenty of tables available; it’s the perfect spot for a hip insta-worthy lunch or dinner with friends. Must try: Broccoli quinoa charcoal burger, ?Cambodia-inspired turmeric, and cumin? Phnom Penh Tofu Salad and Japanese Veggie Gyoza?.
8. Bare Food Bangkok - Ekkamai
Cozy, casual space with an extra homey atmosphere offers a small wholesome menu of artisan burgers, salads, and in-house made cheese platters. One of the original artisan vegan cheese makers in Bangkok, all the cheese options are available at the deli counter. Its space has a fun community vibe, and its friendly team will definitely make you feel welcome.
9. Good Souls Kitchen - Phrom Phong
Expanding to Bangkok from a famous vegan-friendly city of Chiang Mai, this cozy place serves a wide selection of western and Thai dishes. On the menu, you will find all of your favorites: Colorful breakfast bowls, Creamy Fettuccine, Avocado salad bowl, Chickpea Beetroot Burger, Mushroom Steak, Milkshakes and Desserts. Need we say more?
10. Bonita Social Club - Silom
This charming cozy vegan cafe was founded in 2012 by a couple of running enthusiasts. Located in a traditional townhouse, this is a perfect spot for a relaxed brunch or lunch. Coming in feels a bit like visiting your parent’s house, warm welcome, books lined up on shelves, and the owners' friendly cats roam around freely. The menu is filled with comfort foods such as Club sandwich, veggie soup, and English breakfast set.
11. MAKAI Acai & Superfood Bar - Thonglor
Yes, there are more than just 10! Because we think they deserve the be on the list! Here at MAKAI Acai, they serve Bangkok’s original Instagram-worthy ac?ai? bowls in coconut shell bowls, rainbow chia puddings, oat pancakes with acai and fresh fruits, vegan desserts, nitro cold brew, and juices. The perfect destination for a refreshing smoothie break from the heat.
12. Plant People Market and Root The Future!
Keep an eye on when is the next Plant People Market or Root The Future Market! 100% vegan markets, usually happening on Saturdays. Live music, vegan sellers, coffee, and Bangkok’s friendly plant-based community.