Question: Are instant noodles vegan?

Answer: They sure can be! There are lots of brands that offer vegan ramen noodles, and we’ve put together this list of options—most of them commonly available—so that when you get the craving for something fast and filling, your heart and stomach can stay full. (Pro tip: Add some fresh veggies to take your noodles to the next level.) Happy slurpin’!

Dr. McDougall’s Right Foods

Try the Vegan Miso Ramen Noodle Soup or the Vegan Ramen Chicken Flavor.


Try Garlic Pepper, Asian Vegetable, Tofu Miso, Buckwheat Shoyu, Lemongrass Ginger, Wakame Seaweed, or Shiitake Mushroom varieties.


Try Kimchi Ramyun or Soon Veggie Noodle Soup.

Lotus Foods

Try Red Miso Rice Ramen Noodle Soup, Masla Curry Rice Ramen Noodle Soup, or Tom Yum Rice Ramen Noodle Soup.

Trader Joe’s

Try the Miso Ramen option.


Try the Jjajangmen Chajang Noodles.

T’s Noodle

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Try Vegan Tan-Tan Noodle Soup or Vegan Hot and Sour Noodle Soup. This might not be the easiest brand to find, but IMO, it’s well worth it to look! You can order these tasty noodle cups online and find them in select specialty shops.


Try Top Ramen Soy Sauce or Top Ramen Chili flavors. You can’t go wrong with these easy-to-find classics.

Thai Kitchen

Vegan flavors include Thai Ginger, Spring Onion, and Garlic & Vegetable.


Ramen love with all these noodles! Now that you’re officially a master at shopping for vegan ramen, check out our list of hacks to help take your noodles from soup to souper.