Plant-based restaurants + dishes around Indy

A dish of Korean BBQ on a table outside

Don’t sleep on the Korean BBQ bowl from Three Carrots | Photo via @threecarrotsfsq

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Living that plant-based life? We’ve got you covered with these animal-free eats.

🥕 100% plant-based

These restaurants completely skip the animal products.

10th Street Diner, 3301 E. 10th St.
This delicious diner offers all the classics, minus the meat. Order from a rotating list of specials, plus grab brunch food and plenty of dessert choices.

Three Carrots, 920 Virginia Ave.
The eclectic menu at this Fountain Square restaurant is sure to impress visitors + Hoosiers alike. For newbies — the Southern Bowl is a must-try.

Burgeezy, 1220 Waterway Blvd.
Inside of the AMP at 16 Tech is this vegan burger spot, serving up Beyond and Impossible patties, plus sides like seitan or cauliflower wings. Bonus: Grab breakfast Friday + Saturday mornings.

🥬 Plant-based dishes

Restaurants that also cater to meat-eaters.

Abyssinia Ethiopian Restaurant ,5352 W. 38th St.
This spot was the “2021 Vegan Best of Indy Winner” at Indy VegFest. You can’t go wrong with a combination plate.

Shoyu Shop, inside Strangebird, 128 S. Audubon Rd.
The Japanese-inspired comfort food from Shoyu is served up at Strangebird Wed.-Sat. from 5-10 p.m., with vegan options available for most menu choices. So. Much. Ramen.

Tlaolli, 2830 E. Washington St.
Vegan items include jackfruit tacos, Hibiscus flower tacos, and the NoNoNo taco (no meat, no dairy, no gluten). Tamales fans can also find the NoNoNo tamal.

Garbanzo Mediterranean Fresh, 1340 E. 86 St.
Falafel + portobello mushrooms are offered as protein choices to make stuffed pita, salads, and rice bowls.

🍄 Bring it home

Prepared food you can grab on the go.

Mrs. Murry’s Naturals, 2432 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. St.
If you want to maximize your time together at home, consider stopping by Cleo’s Bodega and Café to pick up a Cinnabomb cake or some chili.

4 Birds Bakery, 1058 Virginia Ave.
Granola, crackers, and cookies are just a few 4 Birds’ products sold all over town, at its storefront in Fountain Square, or available for online order.

Cluster Truck, delivery only
The to-go kitchen offers vegetarian mains like the spiced chickpea bowl, mediterranean wrap, and chickpea wrap. Bonus: The Cluster Truck menu will tells you what’s vegan and what’s vegetarian.

Brewer Bakes, 2442 Central Ave.
Get vegan cookies delivered in flavors like snickerdoodle, sunbutter and carob chip.

Pro tip: Indy VegFest has a whole map dedicated to plant-based meals around the city — check it out here.

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