There’s no need to eat another bowl of plain iceberg lettuce! Dining out vegan-style can be much more than salad bars and hunger pangs. Lots of mainstream restaurants already include vegan options already on their menus, or at least something that can be made vegan with a few substitutions. You just have to know where to go! Check out this list of great restaurant options available almost everywhere.

Carl’s Jr.
  • Breadsticks
  • CrissCut® Fries
  • English muffin
  • Hash Brown Nuggets
  • Natural-Cut French Fries
  • Salad bar
  • French fries
  • Plain baked potato
  • Veggie sandwich
Taco Bell
  • Mexican Pizza (substitute beans for the meat; no cheese or sour cream)
  • Nachos (substitute beans for the meat; no cheese or sour cream)
  • 7-Layer Burrito (no cheese or sour cream)
  • Taco (substitute beans for the meat; no cheese or sour cream)
  • Chopped Side Salad with
  • Potato Cakes (dipped in Arby’s sauce!)

  • Veggie sub (no cheese or Red Wine Vinaigrette)


  • Veggie Delite sub on Italian bread (no cheese or mayo)
Hard Rock Café
  • French fries
  • Veggie sandwich

  • Boca Burger (no cheese)
Little Caesars Pizza

  • Cheeseless pizza with veggie toppings
Papa John’s

  • Cheeseless pizza with veggie toppings
Pizza Hut

  • Thin ‘N Crispy Pizza (no cheese) with veggie toppings
  • Sizzling Vegetable Skillet
  • Steamed Vegetable Plate
Boston Market
  • Cinnamon Apples
  • Customized veggie sandwiches
  • Fresh Steamed Vegetables
  • Applesauce
  • Bagel
  • Baked potato
  • English muffin
  • French fries
  • Grits
  • Oatmeal with tons o’ fixin’s
  • Veggie sandwich
Johnny Rockets
  • French Fries
  • Streamliner (Boca burger with toppings)
Macaroni Grill
  • Any pasta with garlic/olive oil sauce
  • Cheeseless pizza or calzone with veggie toppings
  • Italian Peasant Bread
P.F. Chang’s
  • Chang’s Vegetarian Lettuce Wraps
  • Orange Peel Tofu
Z Pizza
  • Berkeley Vegan Pizza (complete with vegan burger crumbles!)
  • Vegan cheese pizza
Chipotle Mexican Grill
  • Burrito or burrito bowl filled with black beans, cilantro-lime rice, salsa, and guacamole (Ask your server if the “garden protein” blend is available—it’s a vegan chicken offered at some locations)

Red Robin

  •  Boca Original Vegan Burger
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