Vegetarian Journal's Guide to Natural Foods Restaurants in the U.S. and Canada

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Henderson

Jolly Beans Café

2016 Via Firenze, Henderson, NV 89044

(702) 964-4678

Café. Enjoy their veggie items such as veggie burgers, veggie wraps, and smoothies. They have outdoor seating.

Open daily for breakfast, lunch, and dinner
Counter service
espresso, cappuccino, take-out
VISA/MC/DISC, $

Pizza Fusion

10345 S. Eastern Ave., Ste. 110, Henderson, NV 89052

(702) 896-9669

Pizza/organic. Pizza Fusion is an organic, eco-friendly pizza chain offering vegan and gluten-free options. Try the Very Vegan Pizza which has crimini mushrooms, roasted garlic, organic tomato sauce, and soy cheese (casein-free). Or build your own pizza with topping choices like roasted eggplant, kalamata olives, sundried tomatoes, sauteed spinach, and vegan soy cheese. The motto at Pizza Fusion is, "Saving the Earth, One Pizza at a Time" and that's not just a slogan. Examples of how they promote sustainability include: using company-owned hybrid vehicles for food deliveries; giving customers discounts for bringing back their pizza boxes for recycling; using spudware utensils, made from potatoes, which biodegrade in 50 days; and offsetting their energy use by purchasing wind energy certificates. This location is in the Trader Joe's shopping center.

Open daily for lunch and dinner
Full service
vegan options
take-out, delivery, catering, beer/wine
VISA/MC, $-$$$

Whole Foods Market

100 S. Green Valley Pkwy., Henderson, NV 89052

(702) 361-8183

Natural foods store/deli. See description under Las Vegas, NV.

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Las Vegas

··Cinnaholic

4165 S. Grand Canyon Dr., Las Vegas, NV 89147

Phone number (702) 248-0244

Vegan/bakery. Cinnaholic offers over 30 flavors of gourmet cinnamon rolls -- and they are all vegan! Some include Almond, Blackberry, Butterscotch, Caramel, Cream Soda, Key Lime, Root Beer, & Pomegranate. Toppings range from Cookie Dough Chunks to Shredded Coconut and everything in between. They offer other sweet treats including cookies, brownies, muffins, specialty pie rolls, and baby buns (mini cinnamon rolls). If your sweet tooth has still not been sated, have a Frosting Shot!

Open daily for lunch and dinner
Counter service
vegan options
take-out, catering
VISA/MC, $-$$

Crush

Mgm Grand Hotel & Casino, 3799 Las Vegas Blvd S., Las Vegas, NV 89109

(702) 891-3222

Tapas bar. A high-end restaurant and bar located in the MGM Casino, near the Rainforest Cafe. Although Crush is not a vegetarian restaurant, they do have vegan and vegetarian sections on their menu. Vegan options include Roasted Cauliflower, Risotto, and Tempura Tofu. There is also a full bar.

Open daily for dinner.
Full service
vegan options
beer/wine/alcohol, take-out
VISA/MC/DISC, $$$

Gandhi India's Cuisine

4080 Paradise Rd., #9, Las Vegas, NV 89109

(702) 734-0094

Indian. Rated one of the best restaurants in Las Vegas, this establishment has an extensive menu, including an all-you-can-eat buffet. Offerings include appetizers (such as vegetable samosas and onion bhaji), vegetarian entrées (such as matter paneer and mushroom bhajee), a wide range of breads, and regional specialties.

Open daily for lunch and dinner
Full service
reservations recommended, non-alcoholic beer, wine/beer
VISA/MC/AMEX/DC, $$

··Go Raw Café

2381 E. Windmill Ln., Las Vegas, NV 89123

(702) 450-9007

2910 Lake E. Dr., Las Vegas, NV 89107

(702) 254-5382

Vegan/raw foods. The menu includes mock salmon sushi, cream of carrot and avocado soup, enchiladas, burritos, a spinach ricotta-like dish, neat loaf, and pizza. On any given day, dessert offerings may include mango parfait, apple pie, fudge, and carob-banana pie.

Open Monday through Saturday for lunch and dinner. Closed Sunday
Take-out
fresh juices, smoothies, catering, delivery
VISA/MC/AMEX/DISC, $$

··Go Vegan Café and Juice Bar

5875 S. Rainbow Blvd. #104, Las Vegas, NV 89118

(702) 405-8550

Vegan/café/juice bar. Located next to Lake Sahara in west Las Vegas, Go Vegan Café and Juice Bar serves a plethora of vegan, raw, and gluten free options. For breakfast, one can choose from among pancakes, waffles, chia pudding, tofu scrambles, and more. There is a wide variety of lunch and dinner options, from a Mediterranean platter to pesto pizza to a BBQ “Pulled Jack” sandwich. Around lunch time, the restaurant also boasts a salad bar. Go Vegan serves five types of veggie burgers, and the menu includes Mexican and Raw Foods sections. Eclectic drink options abound, from “really super smoothies” to cold-pressed caramel coffee. The menu is also 90% gluten free. As far as physical features go, there are tables and booths for seating, as well as a garden and a fountain.

Open Monday through Saturday for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Open Sunday for breakfast and lunch.
Limited service
vegan options
take-out, delivery
VISA/MC, $-$$

Greens and Proteins Healthy Kitchen

8975 S. Eastern Ave., Las Vegas, NV 89123

(702) 541-7800

American/natural foods/juice bar. Greens and Proteins offers American favorites with a healthy twist. They offer many vegetarian, vegan, and raw options. Their smoothies are highly recommended. They feature a 'build your own custom meal' option that is quite popular. Some of the vegan options include a vegan garden burger, a vegan pizza made with artichokes, other vegetables, and Daiya cheese, and a grilled vegetable sandwich.

Open daily for three meals
Full service
vegan options
take-out, catering, fresh juices, smoothies, soymilk
VISA/MC/AMEX/DISC, $-$$

Hussong's Cantina

3930 S. Las Vegas Blvd., Las Vegas, NV 89119

(702) 632-6450

Mexican. Although Hussong’s Cantina is not a completely vegetarian restaurant, they have a separate, expansive vegan menu. Located right in the hub of activity on Las Vegas Boulevard, this restaurant is great for large groups and often hosts a mariachi band, which contributes to its casual and festive environment. Start off your meal with their mango-habanero guacamole or stacked quesadilla, order their street style tacos or chile relleno from a large selection of entrees, and finish off with chocolate cake topped with chile ancho peanut butter frosting.

Open daily for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
Full service
vegan options
beer/wine/alcohol, take-out
VISA/MC/DISC, $$

Komol Thai Restaurant

953 E. Sahara Ave., Ste. E-10, Las Vegas, NV 89104

(702) 731-6542

Thai. Komol Thai Restaurant is quite veggie-friendly with an extensive vegetarian menu that includes seitan and tofu dishes. Vegetarian lunch specials are offered every day! They even have two homemade vegan ice cream flavors, lychee and coconut. Komol is located inside the Village Square Commercial Center, east of the Vegas Strip.

Open daily for lunch and dinner
Full service
vegan options
take-out, fresh juices, beer/wine
VISA/MC, $-$$

Lakeside

3131 Las Vegas Blvd., S., Las Vegas, NV 89109

(702) 248-3463

Resort/American. Lakeside uses the finest ingredients to lend a modern touch to classic American cuisine. Order the fabulous Mushroom Risotto, Grilled Hearts of Palm, or Fried Gardein Chick'n Breast (plant-based, with green beans, toasted almonds, and wild mushroom sauce). You'll be surrounded by pine-topped mountains and sweeping views of the picturesque Lake of Dreams -- it'll leave you breathless! Lakeside is located at the Wynn Resort. Reservations are accepted.

Open daily for dinner
Full service
vegan options
beer/wine/alcohol
VISA/MC, $$$

Nacho Daddy

9925 S. Eastern Ave., Las Vegas, NV 89183

(702) 462-5000

113 N 14th Street, Las Vegas, NV 89101

(702) 778-7800

Mexican. This is a fun Mexican American fusion restaurant with many events such as live music and DJs. Alongside typical Mexican fare, you’ll find an extensive vegan menu. Chow down on fun dishes like the Spicy Tofu Burrito or the Vegan Mexi-Cobb salad complete with vegan cheese. Be sure to try a plate of the restuarant’s classic Vegan Nachos as well. Full bar available. Accepts reservations.

Open daily for breakfast, lunch, and dinner
Full service
vegan options
beer/wine/alcohol, take-out, catering
VISA/MC/DISC, $$

Paymon's Mediterranean Café & Lounge

4147 S. Maryland Pkwy., Las Vegas, NV 89119

(702) 731-6030

8380 W. Sahara Ave., Las Vegas, NV 89119

(702) 804-0293

Mediterranean. This restaurant offers courtyard dining. Traditional dishes include falafel, hummus, tabbouleh, and salads. They also offer spinach pie, pasta, several vegetarian sandwiches, and a vegetarian platter. Reservations are recommended.

Open daily for lunch and dinner
Full service
vegan options
take-out, catering, beer/wine/alcohol
VISA/MC/AMEX/DISC, $$

Rainbow's End Café

1100 E. Sahara Ave. #120, Las Vegas, NV 89104

(702) 737-1338

Natural foods. The mostly veggie café (except for tuna) is located within the Rainbow’s End Natural Food Store. The cafe offers primarily a lunch menu seven days a week, though friends will gather in the late afternoon, perhaps to partake of an extensive juice bar. Customers place counter orders and are served at their table. A longtime popular item is the Green Goddess, a pita stuff with avocado, cucumber, tomato, carrots, beets, red onion, sprouts, vegan cheese, and Vegenaise, topped with their signature Green Goddess dressing. Other popular dishes include cucumber chips served with homemade hummus, as well as the Rainbow Burrito, served on sprouted grain tortilla, with organic basmati rice, and black beans with avocado, romaine, tomato, red onion, salsa, and vegan sour cream. The raw spinach and kale wraps are also big hit.

Open daily for lunch and dinner
Counter service
vegan options
fresh juices, take-out
VISA/MC/DISC, $

Samosa Factory

4604 W. Sahara Ave., Ste. 6, Las Vegas, NV 89102

(702) 258-9196

Indian/Pakistani. Samosa Factory's menu boasts a plethora of both vegetarian and vegan options. Their entré;es include charbroiled eggplant, curried cauliflower, and a spinach and potatoes dish. All entré;es are served with basmati rice and are a bargain! With their large vegan menu, friendly service, and easy parking, Samosa Factory is a good bet in Vegas. The restaurant is closed on weekdays between lunch and dinner, so please call ahead for hours.

Open Monday through Saturday for lunch and dinner. Closed Sunday
Full service
vegan options
take-out, delivery, catering
VISA/MC/AMEX/DISC, $-$$

··Simply Pure

707 Fremont St., Ste. 2310, Las Vegas, NV 89101

(702) 810-5641

Vegan/café. A cafe serving a variety of gourmet vegan foods, created by vegan chef, Stacey Dougan. Selections include Jicama Chili Cheese Fries, Thai Basil Spring Roll, and Zucchini Pasta. Also offered are a raw salad bar, desserts, and fresh pressed juices.

Open daily for lunch and dinner.
Limited service
vegan options
take-out, catering
VISA/MC/DISC, $$

Sinatra

3131 Las Vegas Blvd., S., Las Vegas, NV 89109

(702) 248-3463

Resort/Italian. Chef Theo Schoenegger creates a culinary salute to Sinatra featuring modern riffs on classic Italian cuisine. Get the Gardein Marsala (vegan chicken, mushrooms, Marsala sauce, and potato gnocchi), Gardein Parmigiana (vegan chicken, vegan mozzarella, and pomodoro sauce), or Pennette (pasta with vegan Italian sausage, bell pepper, sweet onion, tomato, and fresh basil). And don't forget the divine vegan desserts: Frutti di Bosco (mixed berries and coconut gelato), Agrumi (citrus salad, passion fruit consomme, and campari-grapefruit sorbet), or Vegan Sorbet. Choose to dine indoors or out in the garden; either way, the setting is as gorgeous as Ol' Blue Eyes himself. Sinatra is located at the Encore. Reservations are accepted.

Open daily for dinner
Full service
vegan options
beer/wine/alcohol
VISA/MC, $$$

Slice of Vegas

3930 Las Vegas Blvd. S., Ste. 120, Las Vegas, NV 89119

(702) 632-6470

Pizza/Italian. Slice of Vegas has a separate vegan menu. Enjoy their Meatless Meatball Sub or BBQ Chick'n Pizza, They offer vegan cheese. Save room for a slice of vegan chocolate cake. Slice is located at The Shoppes in Mandalay Bay.

Open daily for lunch and dinner
Full service
vegan options
take-out, catering, espresso, beer/wine/alcohol, non-alcoholic beer
VISA/MC/AMEX/DISC, $-$$

·Sunrise Coffee

3130 E. Sunset Rd., Las Vegas, NV 89120

(702) 433-3304

Vegetarian/coffeehouse/café. Sunrise Coffee offers a plethora of gourmet coffee and teas, including the flavors Nutella, Mexican Mocha, Truffle Berry, Candy Cane, and Dark Caramel. Their all-vegetarian menu includes many dishes that can be made vegan, such as the Alien Burrito, the Tofurky 'Wich, the Nomnom Burrito, and Café Salad. Outdoor seating is available.

Open daily for three meals
Counter service
vegan options
take-out, espresso/cappuccino, soymilk, special beverages
VISA/MC, $

SW Steakhouse

3131 Las Vegas Blvd., S., Las Vegas, NV 89109

(702) 248-3463

Resort/American. SW is a steakhouse, but they also offer a delectable selection of vegan entrées, sides, and appetizers. Don’t miss the Wild Mushroom Risotto, the Gardein Vegan Meatballs, or the Sauteed Gardein Chick'n. You’ll love the expansive wall of windows opening onto the outdoor dining patio, overlooking the Lake of Dreams. This restaurant is located at the Wynn Resort. Reservations are accepted.

Open daily for dinner
Full service
vegan options
beer/wine/alcohol
VISA/MC, $$$

Tableau

3131 Las Vegas Blvd., S., Las Vegas, NV 89109

(702) 248-3463

Resort/American. Imagine an airy, bright atrium surrounded by gorgeous pools and garden views....it's all yours while you enjoy Tableau's enticing vegan sandwiches, salads, specialties, sides, and breakfast items. Treat yourself to "Eggs" Benedict (with vegan sausages, scrambled tofu, and yellow tomato "hollandaise"), the Vegan Tuna Salad Sandwich, or the Pan Roasted Gardein Chick'n (with mushroom ravioli, baby vegetables, and herb "cream" sauce). Bar service is available every evening. Tableau is located poolside in the Tower Suites lobby at the Wynn Resort. Reservations are accepted.

Open Monday through Friday for breakfast and lunch. Open Saturday and Sunday for brunch
Full service
vegan options
beer/wine/alcohol
VISA/MC, $-$$

The Country Club

3131 Las Vegas Blvd., Las Vegas, NV 89109

(702) 248-3463

Resort/American. Located at Wynn Resort, the award-winning Country Club serves both sophisticated entrées and comfort food in an upscale, inviting, clubby setting. Relish Sesame Seared Tofu (served with a vegetable salad, cilantro, ginger-sesame emulsion, and soy glaze), Quinoa Pasta (with wild mushrooms, wilted arugula, sun dried tomatoes, white wine, and cashew cream), or the Wynn "Burger" with "Cheese" (a plant-based burger with vegan "American Cheese," ketchup, and yellow mustard, served with sliced pickle, onions, thin- cut French Fries, and a chocolate shake) while enjoying gorgeous views of the golf course and waterfall. Reservations are accepted.

Open Monday and Tuesday for lunch. Open Wednesday through Friday for lunch and dinner. Open Saturday for brunch and dinner. Open Sunday for brunch
Full service
vegan options
take-out, catering, fresh juices, smoothies, soymilk, espresso/cappuccino, beer/wine/alcohol, non-alcoholic beer
VISA/MC/AMEX/DISC, $$$

··Vegenation

616 East Carson Ave., Ste. 120, Las Vegas, NV 89101

(702) 366-8515

Vegan. This green-rated eco-friendly restaurant serves global street food using fresh local ingredients as much as possible. They even grow their own fresh herbs. Menu items include salads, pizza, and a wide variety of entrees including Raw Power Tacos Collard Green Wraps, African Yam Stew Spicy Peanut Broth, and Organic Sweet Potato Quesadilla Black Beans with Chipotle Creama. Leave room for dessert including Carrot Cake, Chocolate Tacos, and Blueberry Cheese Cake.

Open daily for lunch and dinner.
Full service
vegan options
smoothies, take-out
VISA/MC/DISC, $$

·Veggie Delight

3504 Wynn Rd., Las Vegas, NV 89103

(702) 310-6565

Vegetarian/Chinese/Vietnamese. Veggie Delight is a vegetarian restaurant where any item on the menu can be made vegan! They offer Tofu Nuggets, Hawaiian-Style Fried Rice, 'Chicken' Loaves, and 'Shrimp' with Mixed Vegetables. The restaurant also offers a plethora of fresh fruit smoothies and freshly-juiced vegetables and fruits.

Open Wednesday through Monday for lunch and dinner. Closed Tuesday.
Full service
vegan options
take-out, catering, fresh juices, smoothies
VISA/MC, $

·Veggie House

5115 Spring Mountain Rd., Las Vegas, NV 89146

(702) 431-5802

Vegetarian/Chinese. Veggie House is a Chinese-style vegetarian restaurant. They use various faux meats including for shrimp, beef, pork, goose, and squid -- many people claim they cannot believe it's not real meat! Their mostly vegan menu includes General Tzo V Chicken and Veggie Fish with Tamarind Curry. They also have various tofu dishes, veggie soups, sizzling plates, and combo platters.

Open daily for lunch and dinner
Full service
vegan options
take-out, catering
VISA/MC, $-$$

··Violette's Vegan Organic Eatery and Juice Bar

8560 West Desert Inn Rd., Las Vegas, NV 89117

(702) 685-0466

Vegan/café/juice bar. Violette’s features a very eclectic menu full of options from lite and healthy to vegan comfort food. Starters include Wild Buffalo Sticks and Red Rock Nachos. Alongside a selection of burgers and salads, Violette’s features recreations of hearty dishes like the Triple Country Cutlets. They also have a kid’s menu with fun choices like the No Meato Bandito (bean burrito). Be sure to check out their juices, smoothies, and desserts! Located north of the Desert Breeze Park.

Open Monday through Wednesday for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Open Thursday through Sunday for lunch and dinner.
Full service
vegan options
fresh juices, espresso/cappuccino, take-out, delivery, catering
VISA/MC/DISC, $-$$

Wazuzu

3131 Las Vegas Blvd., Las Vegas, NV 89109

(702) 248-3463

Resort/Asian Fusion. Vegetarian or vegan in Vegas? Visit Wazuzu! Located at the Encore Resort, Wazuzu serves delicious Asian fusion cuisine. Sample the Vegan Pad Thai (made with rice stick noodles, tamarind, bean sprouts, and peanuts), Vegan Drunken Noodles (fresh rice noodles with Thai basil, sweet soy sauce, chilies, and onions), or Shiitake-Nagi (roasted, seasoned shiitake mushrooms with vegan eel sauce). Reservations are accepted.

Open daily for lunch and dinner
Full service
vegan options
take-out, fresh juices, espresso/cappuccino, soymilk, beer/wine/alcohol, non-alcoholic beer
VISA/MC/AMEX/DISC, $$-$$$

Whole Foods Market

7250 W. Lake Mead Blvd., Las Vegas, NV 89128

(702) 942-1500

6689 Las Vegas Blvd., Las Vegas, NV 89119

(702) 589-7711

8855 W. Charleston Blvd., Las Vegas, NV 89117

(702) 254-8655

Natural foods store/deli. The deli in this natural foods market offers soups, salads, sandwiches, and more.

Open daily for three meals
Cafeteria
vegan options
take-out, fresh juices, smoothies, soymilk
VISA/MC/AMEX/DISC, $-$$

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Reno

Anthony's Dandelion Deli & Catering

1170 S. Wells Ave., Reno, NV 89502

(775) 322-6100

Natural foods. Anthony's offers vegan soup and chili, wheat-free and dairy-free dishes, baked goods, and more at reasonable prices.

Open Monday through Saturday for breakfast and lunch. Closed Sunday
Limited service
vegan options
take-out, catering, fresh juices, espresso/cappuccino
$$

Café de Thai

7499 Longley Ln., Reno, NV 89511

(775) 829-8424

Thai. They offer a selection of vegetarian entrées and are willing to make any other dish on the menu vegetarian.

Open Wednesday through Saturday for lunch and dinner. Closed Sunday through Tuesday
Full service
take-out, reservations recommended, non-smoking, suitable for business entertaining, fresh juices, beer/wine, non-alcoholic beer/wine
VISA/MC, $$

Whole Foods Market

6139 S. Virginia St., Reno, NV 89502

(775) 852-8023

Natural foods store/deli. See description under Las Vegas, NV.

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