With plenty of restaurants offering quality, consciously grown and prepared food, Miami may surprise some vegetarian, vegan and organic food lovers. Here are some of Miami’s best organic, vegetarian and vegan restaurants.
Lifefood Gourmet not only offers great food but also promotes self healing though their food. Every item on their menu has a key beside it that lets diners know which dishes are good for certain parts of the body.
Take, for example, their burrito made with tortilla, pumpkin nut mean, nacho ‘cheese’, garlic, lettuce, tomato and sour cream. It promotes healing for the nervous system, brain, respiratory system and immune system. Lifefood’s Mediterranean Nachos are good for heart heath.
Lifefood also has a super shake and smoothie menu as well as vegan, life and raw food options.
Meals range between $6 – $13
1248 SW 22 Street
Miami, Fl 33145
+1 (305) 856-6767
Green Gables Cafe
Green Gables Cafe is a neighborhood restaurant that is socially and environmentally responsible.
They have vegetarian and vegan options on the menu and any dish that has meat or poultry in it can be made vegetarian.
Try their caprese sandwich with fresh mozzarella, organic tomatoes and capers on a baguette or the simply food organic meal which consists of the soup of the day, basmati brown rice, roasted vegetable medley and a small house salad for $12.
For those who don’t want to dine in, you can order online and either pick up your food or have it delivered for a fee. They are open for breakfast and lunch.
Entrees range between $6.50 and $13.
327 Alhambra Cir
Coral Gables, FL 33134
+1 (305) 445-7015
Metro Organic Bistro
Fine dining doesn’t mean you have to spend a fortune or sacrifice consciously grown and prepared ingredients. Metro Organic Bistro offers dishes with organic grass fed beef and locally caught wild fish.
They have vegetarian entrees like Chickpea Cakes layered with all organic avocado, butter beans, red onions, tomatoes and topped with organic lemon vinaigrette.
Metro Organic Bistro also has a wine and organic beer menu. Outside seating is available.
Entrees range between $9 and $23.
7010 Biscayne Blvd
Miami, FL 33138
+1 (305) 751-8756
Juice and Java
Juice and Java guarantees their dishes to be 100% pure food with no artificial anything added.
This South Beach eatery is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner and have a wide variety of menu choices.
There are crepes, wraps, pita pizzas, quesadillas, salads, platters, organic pastas, fresh squeezed juices and made to order smoothies, tofu parfaits, fruit sorbets and more.
1346 Washington Ave
Miami Beach, FL 33109
+1 (305) 531-6675
From their meats, vegetables and fruits to everything in between, Escopazzo Organic Italian Restaurant uses only ingredients that have been grown and tended to with safe and humane methods.
Escopazzo has not only vegetarian options on their menu, but raw foods as well.
Try their asparagus flan with Fontina and provola cheese sauce, seasoned mushrooms, white truffle infused oil or their raw flaxseed wrap filled with marinated vegetables, lemon cashew sauce and grape chutney.
Excopazzo has been rated ‘exceptional’ by ZAGATS for the past 6 years.
Entrees range between $11 and $38.
1311 Washington Ave
Miami Beach, FL 33139
+1 (305) 674-9450
Garden Eatin’ Vegetarian Restaurant
For great vegan food that is priced for the budget traveler, Garden Eatin’ is a must visit when in Miami.
It’s a small, locally owned and operated establishment that offers cafeteria style Caribbean vegan food in Miami’s Little Haiti neighborhood.
Garden Eatin’ was voted one of the top 10 places to eat for under $10 by Beached Miami.
136 NW 62nd St
Miami, FL 33150
+1 (305) 754-8050
The Last Carrot
The Last Carrot has a lot of choices on their menu. There are stuffed pita sandwiches, homemade soups, spinach pies, smoothies, fresh salad, even homemade peanut butter to order.
They have vegetarian and vegan options as well as fresh juice and drinks.
Menu items range between $3.50 and $7.
3133 Grand Ave
Miami, FL 33133
+1 (305) 445-0805
Vegetarian Restaurant By Hakin
Vegetarian Restaurant By Hakin is a small eatery offering vegan food with a Caribbean flair.
There are some great meat substitute options the menu and the restaurant is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
73 NE 167th St
North Miami Beach, FL 33160
+1 (305) 405-6346