To show you that vegan food can be super tasty, we share the best vegan restaurants in Rotterdam below!
Eating plant based is becoming increasingly popular, which means the options on menus are growing and the taste is getting more attention. And that’s great, because it’s better for the environment, the animals and our health!
Just try out one of these restaurants and you’ll learn that vegan food can be super tasty. Do you know another great hotspot in Rotterdam where you can get vegan food? Let us know in the comments!
1. Vegan Pizza Bar
Of course we have been familiar with the Vegan Pizza Bar for a while now, as they have been delivering delicious vegan pizzas in Rotterdam since 2020. Until now it was only takeaway and delivery, but on October 14, 2021 they opened their first restaurant on Hofplein!
Come here for the best vegan pizzas ever (because of the delicious homemade vegan cheese). You can also sit down here for lunch, there is room for up to 80 people inside and there is a terrace. And they’ve also teamed up with Karma Café for tasty bar snacks and drinks. Of course everything is vegan.
Goudsesingel 73, 3031 EE Rotterdam
Rozey is certainly our favourite vegan/vegetarian hotspot in Rotterdam. This is the very first restaurant in the Netherlands where you can eat unlimited vegan and vegetarian dishes all night for a fixed price. During week days you pay €32.50 (weekends costs you €5,- more) and you can order anything you like from Rozey’s menu; both food and drinks!
The extensive menu includes 55 dishes, all made with delicious sauces, fresh vegetables and meat substitutes. The owners of Rozey have opted for the best responsible products that do not contribute to damage to the environment and animal welfare. This unique hotspot is definitely worth a visit!
Wijnhaven 85, 3011 WK Rotterdam
3. Restaurant Rotonde
Restaurant Rotonde is a progressive restaurant with a vegetarian menu, where seven out of ten dishes are vegan. The dishes are made from local vegetables and plants and they cook everything over a wood fire.
Want a nice drink with it? They serve delicious natural wines.
Also check out these vegetarian restaurants in Rotterdam.
Goudsesingel 230, 3011KE Rotterdam
4. Vegan Junk Food Bar
Are you craving a good burger, shoarma or hot dog? But is eating meat just not an option for you? At the Vegan Junkfood Bar they know how to imitate the dishes so well that even the meat eaters won’t notice the difference.
Certainly the perfect place if you want to convince your friends or partner of how delicious vegan food can be.
Schiedamse Vest 144, 3011 BG Rotterdam
5. Jack Bean
Jack Bean is the perfect hotspot for vegans who crave fast food, as it’s a 100% plant-based fast food restaurant.
Why can’t fast food be good food for you and the planet? Why can’t it be tasty, easy and affordable? According to the Jack Bean website, these were the questions with which they decided to start Jack Bean, a restaurant that inspires people to eat more plants.
Jack Bean introduces Fast cuisine: fast, cheap, healthy and plant-based food.
Weena 702, 3014 DA Rotterdam
SLA is an organic salad bar, so you can get the tastiest salads right here. In addition to the salads, you can also order seasonal juices and soups and all kinds of sweets. Everything is green, healthy and delicious.
All SLA products are organic, plant-based and usually also vegan and gluten-free.
Oude Binnenweg 150-a, 3012 JH Rotterdam
We all know SUE for its sweet-without-sugar bites, but you can also come here for a nice breakfast, lunch or drink. SUE does not exclude anyone and tries to make refined sugar-free, gluten-free and vegan as accessible as possible for everyone.
They make familiar dishes with a twist. Think, for example, of French toast with cashew cream or toast with smoked ‘salmon’. Enough to try!
Karel Doormanstraat 372-374, 3012 GR Rotterdam
Backyard is an all day plant based, vegan friendly restaurant. It is located in the heart of the city and it’s a perfect spot to also go with your not (yet) vegan friends, as there are add-ons like chicken, salmon, cheese and eggs.
And besides that, their interior makes them one of the instagrammable hotspots in Rotterdam!
Korte Hoogstraat 14, 3011 GL Rotterdam
9. The Harvest
If you’re craving a nutritious meal, then we definitely recommend a visit to The Harvest. Although their kitchen is ‘Fast Flexitarian’, with the option to add meat to your dishes, there are plenty of planty plant-based ingredients. We love that they mostly use local, seasonal products to create healthy and delicious meals.
In just a few simple steps you can create your own vegan or vegetarian bowl!
Proveniersstraat 36a, 3033 CK Rotterdam
At Spirit you can be sure that your food is 100% natural and also 100% vegetarian. This means that not everything at Spirit is vegan. However, there are a lot of options to eat a healthy and fulfilling vegan meal.
Besides this, maple syrup, dates and rice syrup is used for their delicious cakes and brownies that you can find at the counter!
Mariniersweg 9, 3011 NB Rotterdam
At Bertmans they serve delicious and healthy food for breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner. For instance, delicious vegan fruit crumble or vegan pancakes for breakfast, quinoa bowl for lunch and maybe some green curry and risotto for diner. Sounds good right!?
Karel Doormanstraat 292, 3012 GP Rotterdam
12. Mr. Salad
Next to the many options in salads (vegan and non-vegan), you also get the option to create your own salad! With over 30 ingredients you can make your salad just how you like it!
Add one of their delicious smoothies to your order and you can be sure of your daily dose of vitamins and minerals!
Goudsesingel 235A, 3031 EL Rotterdam
13. Gare du Nord
Gare du Nord is definitely worth a visit! This restaurant is a 100% vegan bio bistro located in a train compartment. The food here is all natural, super healthy and also sustainably grown. A unique concept in Rotterdam!
Anthoniestraat 2, 3032 CP Rotterdam
Those were the 13 best vegan restaurants in Rotterdam where you can enjoy delicious vegan-friendly dishes. What is your favourite vegan restaurant in Rotterdam?