Get your fix for tasty vegan food all around Northeast Ohio! Here are some of our favorite vegan- and vegetarian-friendly food and lifestyle products.
Researched by Katherine Ramsey
Illustrated by Joshua Maxwell
30323 Detroit Rd.
Monday–Thursday, 11am–8pm; Friday–Saturday, 9am–10pm; Sunday: 10am–9pm
Gourmet cinnamon roll bakery. All ingredients are 100% vegan.
Traditional handmade Sicilian cannoli with vegan and gluten-free options.
Vegan, handmade croissants. Available by special order and at several independent coffee shops and Whole
Foods locations in Northeast Ohio.
Sweet Little Things
Gourmet cupcakes and desserts with vegan options.
Sweet Visions Vegan Bakery
Certified vegan home baker participating in local, seasonal markets.
The Cute Little Cake Shop
15131 Pearl Rd., Strongsville
Family owned bakery with large selection of custom vegan cupcakes, cakes, and more.
The Vegan Doughnut Company
14811 Detroit Ave., Lakewood
Monday and Friday, 7am–2pm; Saturday, 8am–3pm; Sunday, 9am–3pm or until sold out.
Organic, locally sourced, handmade 100% vegan doughnuts.
Totally Sweet Baking
100% vegan bakery featured at local independent restaurants, cafes, and pop–up markets.
Coffee Shops and Juice Bars
Anna in the Raw/Good To Go Cafe
1360 East 9th St.
IMG Building Lobby, Cleveland
Organic, fresh–pressed juice, smoothies and raw foods.
Beet Jar Juicebar + Takeaway
1432 W. 29th St., Cleveland
Monday–Friday, 7am–6pm; Saturday-Sunday 8am–2pm
Organic, cold–pressed juices, raw smoothies, signature sandwich, and snacks.
Birch Café Vegan Food & Retail
5557 Wilson Mills Rd.,
Monday–Friday, 8am–2pm; Saturday-Sunday 9am–3pm
Full vegan line-up of bagels, toasts, sandwiches and wraps.
No upcharge for house-made oat milk and other vegan milk alternatives.
Restore Cold Pressed Juice
Various locations in greater Cleveland. Hours vary by store.
Ritual Juice + Kitchen
15619 Waterloo Rd., Cleveland
Monday–Friday, 7am–5pm; Saturday, 8am–4pm; Sunday, 8am-2pm
Organic juices, smoothies, bowls and snacks.
Six Shooter Coffee
15613 Waterloo Rd., Cleveland
Locally owned coffee roaster and cafe serving simple eats and featuring local small–business bakery items for sale.
The Daily Press
6604 Detroit Ave., Cleveland
Monday–Friday, 8am–5:30pm; Saturday–Sunday, 9am–5pm
Organic, cold–pressed juices and superfood smoothies, avocado and sweet toasts, sandwiches, tacos, and salads.
The Root Cafe
15118 Detroit Ave., Lakewood
Monday–Friday, 6:30am–9pm; Saturday, 7am–9pm; Sunday: 8am–9pm
Community cafe and organic vegetarian eatery with vegan options.
Food Truck & Pop-up
216.269.3481 or 216.551.2593
Organic, vegan soul food catering, pop–up, and bakery.
Raw, organic, plant–based meals delivered to you.
Rosemary’s Vegan Daughter
Vegan catering and pop–up events.
Squash the Beef
100% vegan catering company frequently featured at pop–up locations.
The Local Eden
Locally sourced, passionately created food truck with plant–based options.
Vegan meal prep and catering.
100% plant–based comfort foods, available for events and catering.
Annapurna Indian Food & Indian Grocery
7464 Ridge Rd., Parma
Pure vegetarian menu of Indian entrees, sweets, and snacks.
Mustard Seed Market & Cafe
Locations in Fairlawn and Akron. Hours vary by location.
Locally owned, health focused retailer featuring natural and organic food, classes and events.
My Mindful Market
4128 Erie St., Willoughby
Tuesday–Friday, 11am–7pm; Saturday, 10am–6pm; Sunday, 10am–4pm
This market offers healthy snacks and other products with minimal ingredients.
15613 Detroit Ave. in Lakewood and 3385 Tuttle Rd. in Shaker Hts.; hours vary by location.
A small footprint, all–natural foods market and café.
Fresh Thyme Farmers Market
30016 Detroit Rd. in Westlake and 1545 Golden Gate Plaza in Mayfield Heights
Hours vary by location.
A natural and organic marketplace.
19 locations in Northeast Ohio. Hours vary by location.
Local grocery chain featuring high-quality products and customer service.
Ice Cream Joy
15210 Madison Ave., Lakewood
Wednesday–Thursday, noon–8pm; Friday–Saturday, noon–10pm; Sunday, noon–7pm
Coffee, tea, and a rotating selection of ice cream flavors and vegan pastries. Hosts weekly vegan pop–ups and events.
4401 Bridge Ave., Cleveland
Small-batch ice cream with unique and seasonal flavors.
Mitchell’s Ice Cream
Ten locations in Northeast Ohio. Hours vary by location
Handcrafted, small-batch ice cream using seasonal fresh ingredients.
Piccadilly Artisan Yogurt
1767 Coventry Rd., Cleveland Heights
Monday–Thursday, 1pm–10pm; Friday-Saturday, 1pm–11pm; Sunday, 1pm-9pm
Fresh, organic, self–serve vegan frozen yogurt with creative flavors.
6800 Detroit Ave., Cleveland
Sunday-Thursday, noon-10pm; Friday-Saturday, noon-midnight.
Homemade ice cream and confections with vegan options and seasonal sorbet.
2362 Professor Ave., Cleveland
See website for spring hours.
Ice cream, milkshakes, sundaes, and other novelties made from locally sourced ingredients.
4134 Erie St., Willoughby
Thursday-Friday, 1pm-7pm; Saturday, 11pm-5pm
Vegan, cruelty-free products for the home, body care, clothin
Chagrin Valley Soap & Salve
29425 Aurora Rd., Solon
Kind, sustainable, ethically-traded skin and hair products for family and pets.
Maeve’s All Natural
Non-toxic, natural, vegan ingredients for body care and makeup.
Humble Wine Bar
15400 Detroit Ave.,
Menu includes salads, and some vegetarian small plates. Try their vegan sausage pizza.
Ohio Pie Co.
1315 ½ Pearl Rd., Brunswick
Tuesday–Thursday, 11am–10pm; Friday, 11am–11pm; Saturday, 9am–11pm; Sunday: 9am–10pm
Unique, full–flavored, unapologetically Ohio-style pizza with vegan specialties.
4101 E. Royalton Rd.,
Casual, fire–baked Neapolitan pizza with a twist, with a gluten-free crust available.
3790 W. 117th St., Cleveland
Sunday–Thursday, 11am–11pm; Friday–Saturday, 11am–12am
Signature vegan pizzas with loads of fresh toppings.
24 Karrot Kitchen
7059 Mill Rd., Brecksville
Fresh, locally sourced, organic food for healthful living. New menu daily.
Locations in 33587 Aurora Rd. in Solon and 1433 SOM Center Rd. in Mayfield. Hours vary by restaurant.
Local, American restaurant with creative flavors and wood fired pizza.
Multiple Locations. Hours vary by restaurant.
Fresh, casual, healthy Lebanese–American eats. 40-plus vegetarian and vegan options.
Baba Yaga’s Greenhouse Cafe
12210 Larchmere Blvd., Cleveland
Tuesday–Friday, 7am–7pm; Saturday–Sunday, 10am–3pm.
All vegan bakery and community cafe featuring workshops and special menus.
Multiple locations. Hours vary by restaurant.
Build your own tacos with endless possibilities; catering and food truck available.
Locations in Aurora, Cleveland Heights, and Westlake. Hours vary by restaurant.
Traditional Tandoori cooking, with plenty of vegetarian dishes on the menu.
26926 Cook Rd., Olmsted Falls
Daily homemade dinners offering pizza, fresh salads, sandwiches, burgers, and more.
4021 Detroit Avenue in Ohio City and 7501 Carnegie Ave. in Midtown. Daily, 6am–1pm in Midtown and 6:30am–1pm in Ohio City CleBagelCo.com
Fresh bagels and schmears; Bagels can also found at various coffee shops around the greater
17112 Detroit Ave., Lakewood
Tuesday–Friday, 7am–8pm; Saturday, 9am–8pm; Sunday, 9am–3pm
All-vegan cafe, catering and bakery. Monthly specialty pizza nights.
Clifton Martini & Wine Bar
10427 Clifton Blvd., Cleveland
Monday–Thursday, 4pm–12am; Friday, 4pm–2:30am; Saturday: 5pm–2:30am; Sunday: 4pm–11pm
Wine and cocktail bar featuring a seasonal dedicated vegan menu.
Crumb & Spigot
16783 Chillicothe Rd., Chagrin Falls
Tuesday–Thursday, 4pm–10pm; Friday–Saturday, 4pm–11pm; Sunday, 5pm–9pm.
Various vegan appetizers, entrees, and wood-oven pizza selections.
Empress Taytu Ethiopian Restaurant
6125 Saint Clair Ave., Cleveland
Tuesday–Thursday, 5pm–9pm; Friday–Saturday, 5pm–10pm
Authentic, Ethiopian cuisine in a unique setting.
Felice Urban Café
12502 Larchmere Blvd., Cleveland
Tuesday–Thursday, 5pm–10pm; Friday, 5pm–12am; Saturday: Brunch 10:30am–2:30pm, Dinner 5pm–12am; Sunday: Brunch 10:30am–2:30pm
Locally sourced fresh, seasonal menu with a variety of vegan options.
2158 S Taylor Rd., Cleveland Heights
Monday, Thursday, and Friday, 5pm–9pm, Saturday–Sunday, 11am–3pm, 5pm–9pm
A vegan Asian–Fusion cafe with fresh, seasonal flavors.
18405 Detroit Rd., Lakewood
Monday–Friday, 11:30am–2:30pm and 4:30pm–10pm; Saturday and Sunday, noon–3pm and 4:30pm–10pm
Indian restaurant with vegan, vegetarian, and non-vegetarian entrees.
Johnny Mango World Cafe
3120 Bridge Ave., Cleveland
Monday–Thursday: Friday, 11am–10pm; Saturday, 11am–11pm; Sunday, 9am–10pm
Healthful food with a Mexican, Asian and Caribbean flare.
1404 W. 29th St., Cleveland
Monday–Friday, 5pm–2am; Saturday, noon–2am; Sunday, noon–12am
Appetizers, pierogi, sandwiches, and late-night ramen with seasonal pop–up menus.
2218 Broadview Rd., Cleveland
Ethiopian eatery, with menu items that include vegetarian and vegan injera.
Melt Bar & Grilled
Multiple locations throughout Ohio; hours vary by restaurant.
Award-winning gourmet grilled sandwiches with a dedicated vegan menu.
Ms. Julie’s Kitchen
1809 S. Main St., Akron
Monday–Friday, 8am–8pm; Saturday, 9am–8pm; Sunday: 9am–5pm
100% homemade vegan farm–to–market restaurant.
Two locations in Downtown Cleveland: 1350 Euclid Ave. and 10001 Chester Ave.
Hours vary by restaurant.
Plant–centered menu with seasonal specialties.
170 Euclid Ave., Cleveland
A unique, sophisticated menu inspired by “pure life.”
1104 Rowley Ave., Cleveland
Featuring vegan specials on Thursdays, with a full menu of starters, hand helds, mains, and sides. Their signature Rowley Melt swaps meat and cheese with vegan cheese and a beyond burger, saddled with onions and mushrooms, between rye bread.
The Happy Dog
5801 Detroit Ave., Cleveland
Monday–Wednesday, 4pm–12am; Thursday and Sunday, 11am–12am; Friday and Saturday, 11am–2am
Late–night institution with customizable veggie dogs, tater tots and French fries.
The Mars Bar
15314 Madison Ave.,
Monday–Friday, 10am–2:30am; Saturday–Sunday, noon–2:30am
Eclectic neighborhood bar with vegan options.
12112 Madison Ave., Lakewood
Monday-Friday, 4pm-2am; Saturday-Sunday 11am-2am
Vegan Monday specials as well as daily selection on regular menu.
1824 Coventry Rd., Cleveland Heights
Sunday–Thursday, 9am–9pm; Friday, 9am–10pm; Saturday: 7:30am–10pm
An East Side institution that caters to all dietary needs.
1909 W. 25th St., Cleveland
Monday–Friday, 11am–2:30a; Saturday–Sunday, 9am–2:30am
Healthy, 100% non–GMO menu from brunch to late night cravings.
Urban Soul Grill
7502 Mentor Ave.,
Tuesday–Thursday, 11am–8pm; Friday, 11am–9pm; Sunday: 2pm–9pm
All-vegan soul food and barbeque menu featured in select pop–up locations and events in addition to dine–in restaurant.
Water Garden Cafe
7646 Lorain Ave.,
216.417.8553 Monday, 9am–3pm; Friday, 9am–3pm; Saturday, 9am–6pm; Sunday, 9am–5pm
A local cafe offering fresh, organic, and healthy cuisine.
2240 Lee Rd., Cleveland Heights
Tuesday–Friday, noon–2:30pm and 5pm–10pm; Saturday, noon–10pm and Sunday, 3pm–8pm.
An Ethiopian restaurant that is a favorite for both vegans and meat lovers.
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