Vegetarian Restaurants

vegetarian and vegan restaurants in Amsterdam

All restaurants that appear on this site are special for their ambiance, location, and food

There was a time when vegetarian restaurants were far and few between in Amsterdam and ordering vegetarian meant that you just got a meat dish – without the meat. Things have definitely changed. Today you're guaranteed to find exquisite vegetarian and vegan alternatives on any menu. Below a selection of restaurants where vegetarian food is part of their heart and soul.

Best picks



Choux   €€€

Trendy, vegetable focussed restaurant with refined vegetarian or vegan menu.

Centrum / IJ Waterfront


Plant Based Sushi

Plant Based Sushi    €€

Vegan sushi restaurant serving beautiful-looking sushi without meat or fish.

West / Westerpark

lunch   dinner

chez nina

Chez Nina    €€€

Plant-based and vegan food inspired by the Mediterranean cuisine by Swedish chef and author of best-selling cookbooks.

West / Westerpark

lunch   dinner

dear mama

Deer Mama    €€

Hipsterish vegan mylk and burger bar

Zuid / De Pijp

lunch   dinner

de ceuvel

Café de Ceuvel    €€

All food is organic and served from sustainable sources, in a former shipyard near the NDSM wharf

Noord / NDSM

lunch   dinner


Hearth    €€

A nature inspired creative space with vegetarian meals.

Zuid / De Pijp

breakfast   lunch   dinner


Spirit Amsterdam    €€€

Organic buffet restaurant with 100% organic and 100% vegetarian breakfast, lunch or dinner.

Centrum / Centrum-Oost



De Waaghals    €€€

Popular vegetarian restaurant with informal atmosphere

Zuid / De Pijp

lunch   dinner


D&A Hummus Bistro 

Cozy vegetarian/vegan restaurant with modern Middle Eastern dishes

Centrum / Jordaan

lunch   dinner


The Lebanese Sajeria  

A small family-run restaurant where you can eat tasy manoushe

Centrum / De 9 Straatjes

lunch   dinner


Mana Mana    €€

Israeli trattoria with Ottolenghi-like dishes

Zuid / De Pijp

lunch   dinner


Vegan Junk Food Bar   €€

Vegan hotspot with entirely plant-based burgers and sandwiches with side dishes

West / Oud-West

lunch   dinner


Yerba    €€€

A 'plant forward' restaurant; meals are available as vegan, vegetarian or omnivore.

Zuid / Oud-Zuid

All restaurants listed here are reviewed by the editors of this website, who visit anonymously and pay for their own meals and drinks.

Price categories
€        Inexpensive < €35
€€      Moderate spend €35-55
€€€    Special occasion €55-90
€€€€  Expensive > €90

Avg. price for 2-course meal (starter + main course) for 1 person, excluding drinks