Finding a suitable restaurant for vegans and vegetarians is a challenge in almost every part of the world. While many restaurants have adequate menus for vegetarians, vegans often find it a bit more difficult. Below you can find our recommendations for the best vegan and vegetarian restaurants in Istanbul that offer vegan, vegetarian, gluten-free and paleo diets.
Healin Foods – Tesvikiye, Sisli
Located in Şişli Teşvikiye and serving with the slogan of “Healing Health Point”, Healin Foods welcomes its guests by offering new and vegan, vegetarian and gluten-free options that cover all dietary needs, as well as rich proteins and healthy oils.
Healin Foods, which is suitable for everyone’s taste and all products are certified, also offers very wide and healthy menus from world cuisine to Southeast Asian and Anatolian cuisine.
Address: Hüsrev Gerede Cad. No: 110 Teşvikiye, Istanbul
Tel: 0212 260 08 08 , Web: www.healinfoods.com
Bi Nevi Deli – Etiler, Besiktas
Bi Nevi Deli is a quality vegan-vegetarian restaurant serving in Etiler. Bi Nevi Deli’s cuisine consists of plant-based menus created using unprocessed or minimally processed (whole foods) products.
The main contents of the menus are seasonal vegetables and fruits, cereals, legumes, dried nuts such as almonds, walnuts, cashews, sunflower seeds; as oil, fresh avocado oil, cold-pressed olive oil, sesame oil, coconut cocoa or peanut oil without any additives are used.
Address: Etiler Mah., Bahtiyar Cad. 10-1, Besiktas, Istanbul
Tel: 0212 358 60 32 , Web: www.binevideli.com
Govinda – Mecidiyekoy
Dünya genelinde vejetaryen restaurant ve cafe olarak ünlü Govinda’s zincirinin Türkiye’deki tek şubesi Govinda, Mecidiyeköy’de bulunmakta ve aynı zamanda Türkiye’nin ilk ve tek saf vejetaryen Hint Mutfağı olarak hizmet veriyor. Govinda, Goranga Yoga Merkezi’nin içinde bulunan ve sıcak bir ortamda misafirlerine Hint Mutfağı’ndan seçme saf vejetaryen ve vegan lezzetleri sunuyor.
Adres: Büyükdere Caddesi Naci Kasım Sokak No:6B Mecidiyeköy, İstanbul
Tel: 0212 234 36 33 , Web: www.govindaistanbul.net
Vegan Istanbul Cafe Restaurant – Cihangir, Beyoglu
Located in Beyoğlu Cihangir and serving as a vegan market, restaurant and cafe, Vegan Istanbul offers healthy vegan foods such as various desserts, cookies, pastries, pastries, vegetable milk rice pudding, rich breakfast options, and soup in its restaurant and cafe section.
You can also find products such as homemade jams, pickles, Vegan tarhana, ravioli, tortellini, gluten-free tortellini, Vegan yogurt, cheese and vegetable milk in the market section of Vegan Istanbul.
Address: Firuzağa Mah. Turkgucu Cad. No:51/A Cihangir, Istanbul
Tel: 0212 249 00 08 , Web: www.veganistanbul34.com
Zencefil – Taksim, Beyoğlu
Serving in Taksim for more than 25 years, Zencefil is one of the most popular vegan and vegetarian restaurants and cafes in Istanbul. In the menu with more than 20 varieties; Lentil meatballs from vegan cuisine, Stuffed Aleppo, leek with chickpeas, Firik pilaf with vegetables; Vegetarian meatballs with chard, lasagna with vegetables and pumpkin mucver are the most preferred ones in the popular menu of Zencefil.
Address: Şehit Muhtar Mah., Kurabiye Cad. 8-10, Beyoglu, Istanbul
Tel: 0212 243 82 34
Mahatma – Kadıkoy
Located in Kadıköy, Mahatma Cafe & Restaurant, which offers special menus of vegan cuisine that changes and is renewed according to the season, welcomes its guests with its warm atmosphere. Mahatma, which has a mission of using locally produced vegetables and fruits in their entirety and in season, and not using any oil other than olive oil, is also worth trying their special tiramisu and lemon pie.
Address: Rasimpaşa Mah., Macit Erbudak Sok. 50/a, Kadikoy, Istanbul
Tel: 0535 608 32 80
Community Kitchen – Taksim
Taksim’de bulunan ve vegan iskenderden vegan burgere çok güzelvegan ve vejetaryenlezzetler sunan Community Kitchen, Beyoğlu’nun gözde vegan vejetaryen mekanlarından birisi konumunda. Community Kitchen’da aynı zamanda misafirlere her hafta sonu pazar günü vegan açık büfe sunuluyor.
Adres:Kumbaracı Yokuşu No: 35/A Beyoğlu, İstanbul
Tel: 0538 503 27 36
Rulo – Kadıkoy
Located in Kadıköy, offering hearty vegan and vegetarian flavors consisting of 25 different flavors that you can buy as a plate or roll, Rulo welcomes those who eat Vegan and Vegetarian diets and those who want to try different flavors in its cute restaurant with the slogan of out-of-the-box tastes. In Rulo, you can choose any meal you want until your wrap is closed or your plate is full.
Address:Caferağa Mah. Nailbey Sok. No 15, Kadikoy, Istanbul
Tel: 0507 500 45 47 , Web: www.rulolezzet.com
Kalimero Falafel – Beyoglu
Kalimero Falafel (former Kikero), a famous Middle Eastern dish made by mashing broad beans, chickpeas and potatoes with various herbs and spices, and the savior of vegans and vegetarians, is the best all-you-can-eat restaurant, Kalimero Falafel (former Kikero). It also offers a wide variety of Middle Eastern dishes.
Address: Bereketzade Mah., Camekan Sok. 10/2, Beyoglu, Istanbul
Tel: 0212 249 17 98
Helvetia – Taksim, Beyoglu
Helvetia Restaurant, one of the popular vegan-vegetarian restaurants of Istanbul with its price and quality and located in the popular night entertainment and food and beverage center Asmalımescit, next to Istiklal Street, welcomes its guests with its delicious vegan-vegetarian menus, salads and olive oil dishes.
Address:Asmalı Mescit Mahallesi, General Yazgan Sk. No:8, Beyoglu, Istanbul
Tel: 0212 245 87 80