Canterbury, located in the heart of Kent, is a vibrant city with a thriving vegan food scene and some wonderful vegan eateries. Whether you’re a vegan, vegetarian, or just looking for a delicious plant-based meal, Canterbury has plenty of options to satisfy your taste buds. In this blog post, we explore some of the best vegan eateries that Canterbury has to offer, along with a few of their must-try menu items.
The Veg Box Cafe
The Veg Box Cafe is a charming, family-run cafe located in the heart of Canterbury. They offer a range of delicious vegan dishes, including their popular Veggie Burger, made with a homemade vegan patty and served with sweet potato fries. The cafe also serves up a tasty Vegan Breakfast, featuring scrambled tofu, mushrooms, beans, grilled tomatoes, and toast.
The Refectory Kitchen
The Refectory Kitchen is a vegan restaurant located in the historic Canterbury Cathedral grounds. Their menu features a range of vegan dishes, including their mouth-watering Mushroom and Spinach Risotto, made with Arborio rice, porcini mushrooms, and truffle oil. They also serve up a delicious Vegan Chocolate Brownie, topped with a scoop of vegan ice cream. Delicious!
Cafe des Amis
Cafe des Amis is a popular Mexican restaurant located in the heart of Canterbury with views overlooking the West Gate. While they are not a fully vegan restaurant, they offer a range of vegan options, including their Vegan Quesadilla, made with grilled vegetables and vegan cheese. They also serve up a delightful Vegan Chilli, made with mixed beans, tomatoes, and spices.
The Goods Shed
The Goods Shed is a food hall located next to Canterbury West Station, offering a range of local and organic produce. They also have a restaurant that serves up a range of vegan options, including their delicious Vegan Tagine, made with mixed vegetables, apricots, and couscous. They also offer a vegan-friendly Falafel Wrap, made with hummus, pickles, and tahini sauce.