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Here’s A List Of The Best Plant-Based Eats In Philadelphia

By Chef Amanda Jackson

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Though Philly is known as the city of brotherly love and for its legendary cheesesteaks, the city also has a variety of plant-based food options that will expand any travelers palette. No worries on eating “like a rabbit” with any of these spots, and you’ll get some of the best plant-based cheesesteaks and desserts one can find! Take in the art, have a few creative cocktails, and chow down on the best herbivore fare in Philadelphia.

 

Charlie Was A Sinner

131 S 13th St
Philadelphia, PA 19107

Charred Brussel Sprouts with Ricotta, Agave, & Black Peppercorn
@charlie_was | Instagram

Notable Dishes:  Charred Shishito Peppers, Artichoke Frites, Charred Brussels Sprouts, Our Ricotta, Buccatini & Meatballs, Mu-Shu Tofu

 

 

Blackbird Pizzeria

614 N 2nd St
Philadelphia, PA 19123

Specialty Vegan Pizzas
@blackbirdpizza | Instagram

Notable Dishes:  Haymaker, Funghi, Spicy BBQ Pizza, Beetza, Seitan Cheesesteak, Hot “Chicken” Sandwich, Caesar Salad

Dottie’s Donuts

4529 Springfield Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19143

Dunkaroo Deluxe: salted caramel, chocolate Oreo, pistachio, coconut cream
@dottiesdonuts | Instagram

Notable Dishes:  Boston Cream, Dunkaroo Deluxe, Apple Fritter, Cookie Butter & Jam, Oreo, Almond Joy, Chocolate Covered Pistachio

The Tasty

1401 S 12th St
Philadelphia, PA 19147

Deluxe Burrito
@thetastyphilly | Instagram

Notable Dishes:  Breakfast Boost Toast, Dirty Jersey, Deluxe BLT, Buffalo Chick’n Sammy, Rodeo Burger

Govinda’s Vegetarian Restaurant

1408 South St
Philadelphia, PA 19146

Chicken Queasily
@govindasphilly | Instagram

Notable Dishes:  Philly “Chicken” Cheesesteak, Chicken Queasily, Subji Wrap, Golden Tofu Wrap, Peanut Butter Brownies, A Variety of Vegan Ice Creams

 

P.S. & Co. 

1706 Locust St
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Brunch Spread
@psandco | Instagram

Notable Dishes:  Breakfast Tacos, Waffle Club, Breakfast Burrito, Amaranth Porridge, Brioche French Toast, Fully Vegan Cheeseboard

Hip City Veg

127 S 18th St
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Ziggy Burger
@hipcityveg | Instagram

Notable Dishes:  Curry Tofu Wrap, Ziggy Burger, Buffalo Bella, Crispy HipCity Ranch,  Lil’ Golden Nugs, Jerk Caesar

Vedge

1221 Locust St
Philadelphia, PA 19107

Corn Chowda
@vedgephiladelphia | Instagram

Notable Dishes:  Brocolini “Carbonara”, Corn Chowda, Charred Chioggia Beets, Mushroom Carpaccio, Wood Roasted Carrot, Seared Maitake Mushrooms

V Street

126 S 19th St
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Piri Piri Tofu W/ Deviled Hearts of Palm & Zhoug Toast
@vstreetfood | Instagram

Notable Dishes:  KFT Tacos, Trumpet Mushrooms Shawarma, Spicy Dan Dan Noodles, Charred Corn & Avocado, Peruvian Fries, Halo Halo, Beignets

Wiz Kid

124 S 19th St
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Okonomiyaki Fries
@wizkidfood | Instagram

Notable Dishes:  Rattlesnake Fries, KFT, Okonomiyaki Fries, Corned Beet Reuben, The YOagie, Wiz Kid Philly

Honest Tom’s Plant-Based Taco Shop

261 S 44th St
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Various Selections
@honest_toms | Instagram

Notable Dishes:  Carbacoa Burrito, Sweet Potato Bowl, PB Nachos, Biff Tacos, The Homemade Drinks

 

 

 

 

 

 

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