New York City Vegan Restaurant Guide During Covid-19
Small businesses are amongst some of the hardest hit during the COVID-19 pandemic, and your support helps to strengthen our local community and economy. This is a guide to help you navigate the Covid-19 vegan eatery options. Please note that most of the businesses listed offer pandemic-friendly eating options. This includes following all of NYC food guidelines, most options have outdoor seating with heaters. All food options on this list have takeout or delivery app options. This is all in an effort to keep the community safe while still offering delicious vegan meals. Stay safe, and happy eating!
AbcV Kitchen - Flatiron District
AbcV Kitchen sells plant based, non GMO, sustainable, artisanal and organic whenever possible food. All the menu items are sourced locally and globally from small & family farms. AbcV is here to serve, inform and inspire a cultural shift towards plant based intelligence, through creativity and deliciousness. Offering high vibration foods, embracing balance with beauty, wellness, wisdom & love to nurture our personal and planetary ecosystems. The current hours are 4pm to 10pm and the last table will be seated at 8:30pm. There is take out and delivery available on Caviar delivery app. To learn more go to their website or visit them at one of their many locations.
Blossom at Columbus - Upper West Side
Blossom on Columbus is our newest restaurant that serves a delicious brunch. This beautiful location features a large, open dining area, as well as a full bar, complete with organic and local wines and beers. Blossom on Columbus is certified Kosher by the International Kosher Council under the supervision of Rabbi Zev Schwarcz. (Blossom on Columbus is also fully wheelchair accessible.) For Covid-19 precautions Blossom has outdoor seating with a tent and is wind protected, they don't have any heaters outdoors. They do take out and are available on Seamless delivery apps! Their current hours are 12pm to 9pm daily. To learn more or to order go to their website or visit them at 507 Columbus Ave, New York, NY.
By Chloe - Rockefeller Center Location Midtown Manhattan
By Chloe is the Shake Shack of vegan restaurants. It has a fast food feel and offers vegan burger, shakes, fries, and desserts. They offer a wide variety of comfort food. For Covid-19 precautions By Chloe is doing take out and is available on Seamless delivery apps. Their hours are 7am to 10pm Monday through Fridays and 10am to 10pm on the weekends. To learn more go to their website or visit them at one of their many locations.
Caravan Of Dreams - East Village
Caravan of Dreams was founded by Angel Moreno in 1991 as the place where the Spanish expat could combine his passions for food, health, music, arts, and community. Since then it has served the East Village in particular -- and New York City in general -- with all organic, all vegan, kosher verified, and extensive live food options, plus a fully stocked bar, nightly entertainment, and occasional educational seminars and events. For Covid-19 protection there are outdoor booths with heaters available. Caravan of Dreams opening hours are 4pm to 10pm and food can be delivered through delivery.com, grubhub, and doordash. To learn more visit their website or visit them at 405 East 6th Street, New York, NY 10009
Delice & Sarrasin (French) - West Village
Delice & Sarrasin (translation “delicious” and Sarrasin, the name of the buckwheat flour used in preparing the savory crepe, called “galette” in french) is a family owned and operated restaurant that specializes in vegan French homemade cooking and specifically in authentic french dishes along with crepes and galettes.The main goal is to bring the authenticity and unique flavor as you can easily find it back in France, thanks to Yvette’s homemade cooking, with the finest ingredient, without animal cruelty. Delice & Sarrasin offers full outdoor dining and is covered by heaters to be Covid-19 safe. Their current hours are 11am to 9:30pm. To learn more go to their website or visit them at 20 Christopher Street b/t Gay St & Waverly Pl in West Village New York, NY 10014.
Divya's Kitchen (Vegetarian-Indian) - East Village
At Divya’s Kitchen they believe that food can heal, that’s why they are devoted to serving delicious food that the body and mind say YES to. Their fresh, balanced meals are prepared with love, deeply rooted in the authentic tradition of Shaka Vansiya (SV) Ayurveda that meets us where we are today. Ayurveda (the ancient medical science of India) teaches how to maintain balance on all levels and how food can restore our innate ability for healing and wellness. Divya's Kitchen Covid-19 precautions include outdoor dining with 6 tables total that are all heated, six ft apart, and have plastic plexi dividers. They are open 12pm to 10pm and are open for take out/ delivery through their own website. To learn more go to their website or visit them at 25 1st Avenue New York, NY.
Franchia (Korean) - Murray Hill
Franchia Vegan Cafe is a multi level space with a mix of modern simplicity and traditional Korean decor set off by heavy dark wood grating. The highlight of the space is a spectacular mural ceiling reminiscent of a Korean Palace. It is a beautiful and unique space for a relaxing dining experience. They have outdoor seating available for 10 tables and heaters. The current take out hours are 12pm to 9pm. Franchia have taken out options available on the Seamless delivery apps. To learn more go to their website to visit them at 12 Park Ave (between 34th and 35th St) New York, NY 10016.
Ja ja ja (Mexican) - Lower East Side
Jajaja is where south of the border flavor meets Lower East Side flair to create global experiences rooted in local heritage. Opened Cinco de Mayo 2017, Jajaja is the latest venture for Raise Hospitality Group, owned and operated by old friends and business partners Koorosh Bakhtiar and Nima Garos. The venues feature a playfully curated Tequila and Mezcal program, Mexican beers on tap, Mexican-style lagers and pilsners from local microbreweries, fresh pressed juices, and plant-based street food with options for both comfort and health. Serving lunch, dinner and brunch on the weekends. There is outdoor dining available with heat and wind protection. Outdoor dining is from 11am for delivery and take out, it ends at 11pm. Delivery is available on Seamless delivery apps. To learn more go to their website or visit them at one of their many locations.
May Kaidee (Thai) - Lower East Side
May Kaidee is an all plant-based Thai restaurant located in lower Manhattan, New York City. We deliver to most of Manhattan and parts of Brooklyn through our network of e-bike riders and drivers. We can also deliver catering orders up to 100 miles from Manhattan. May Kaidee also offers cooking classes. Their current hours are 12pm to 2pm for lunch and 5pm to 11pm for dinner hours. For Covid-19 precautions there is outdoor seating available, with heaters as long as you have a reservation. Take out is an option and you can have the food delivered to by Seamless delivery apps. To learn more go to their website or visit them at 215 East Broadway in Manhattan NY.
Planet Bake (Desserts) - Midtown Manhattan Delivery Only
Planet Bake is here to make a difference and demonstrate that healthy, lifestyle-conscious desserts and baked goods are possible without compromising taste or quality! Their products are made using high quality natural ingredients, and most are dairy-free, gluten-free, organic, keto-friendly, paleo-friendly, and non-GMO. Due to Covid-19 Planet Bake now operates completely online, offering same day delivery, baked goods, and baking mixes. To learn more visit their website.
Quantum Leap (Vegetarian) - West Village
A short walk from Washington Square Park, Quantum Leap has been the local favorite of Greenwich Village's vegetarian residents for many years now. No matter what type of cuisine or diet you prefer, there are plenty of options for you. The courteous staff and laid-back atmosphere are perfect for a quick bite to eat or a long relaxing meal. Quantum Leap prides itself on providing affordable dining without sacrificing preparation or taste. We offer a number of lunch and dinner specials that will satisfy your hunger and leave you feeling great. Come see what makes Quantum Leap the signature place to find great vegetarian food in the village! There are many ways to experience quantum leap, including delivery on all apps, outdoor dining, and a take a go food experience. To learn more go to their website or visit them at 226 Thompson St. New York, NY 10012.
Spicy Moon (Indian Szechuan) - East Village
Spicy Moon is a cozy, wood-accented eatery serving up plant-based women lead Chinese Szechuan plates in a casual setting. The food served is healthy and tends to be comfort foods. These delicious vegetarian options come in small and large sizes. The spicy moon also serves alcohol options including beer and cocktails. For Covid-19 precautions there is outdoor seating available with individual booths that are windproof and have heaters. If you want to order out they have a take out option or is available for delivery on Seamless delivery apps. Spicy Moons current hours are 11:30am to 9:00pm. To learn more go to their website or visit them at 328 E 6th St New York, NY 10003.
Urban Vegan Kitchen - West Village
Urban Vegan Kitchen is a restaurant with an intimate cozy feeling. The food options are southern vegan that includes spicy buffalo wings, nachos, chicken caesar salads, and even mac and cheese. They currently do take out and delivery on Seamless delivery apps. Part of their take out options include drinks, wine and beer. Urban Vegan Kitchen Covid-19 precautions include outdoor dining with heaters, tables six feet apart, and NYC regulation plastic plexi. The current hours are Monday through Friday from 12pm to 10pm, weekend are 10am to 10pm. To learn more go to their website or visit them at 41 Carmine Street New York, NY 10014.