Peacefood Café is one of The 15 Best Places for Vegetarian Food in New York City.

1. Peacefood Café

9.2
41 E 11th St (at University Pl), New York, NY
Vegetarian / Vegan Restaurant · Greenwich Village · 156 tips and reviews

Amy K.Amy Komorowski: Chickpea Fries, Vegetarian Sushi & the Green Lemonade are delicious!

Anami N.Anami Nguyen: For vegans and non-vegans alike. Love the brunch omelette, dumpling soup, vegan cheeseburger, and tiramisu. Chic interior and friendly staff.

Aleksandra D.Aleksandra Dragan: Great choice of vegan food, delicious vegan strawberry cheesecake! 🍰

BCD Tofu House is one of The 15 Best Places for Vegetarian Food in New York City.

2. BCD Tofu House

9.2
5 W 32nd St (btwn Broadway & 5th Ave), New York, NY
Korean Restaurant · Koreatown · 188 tips and reviews

jon f.jon ferrer: the soondubu jjigae (spicy tofu stew) is excellent, as are the banchan (side dishes). if you're feeling adventurous, get the spicy raw crab. it's really great with a cold beer.

Kathy L.Kathy Liu: Soft tofu dishes are all good- and the pork belly was juicy and tender. Yum!

Michele P.Michele Piccaro: Come with a few friends and order a bunch of food to all try. I'd recommend the Soondubu (tofu soup), Spicy Pork Bulgogi, and Bulgogi (rib eye) - all of the dishes were delicious and so flavorful

Van Leeuwen Artisan Ice Cream is one of The 15 Best Places for Vegetarian Food in New York City.

3. Van Leeuwen Artisan Ice Cream

9.4
48 1/2 E 7th St (at 2nd Ave), New York, NY
Ice Cream Shop · East Village · 294 tips and reviews

Kingsley Y.Kingsley Younger: The company has also started make vegan flavors using cocoa butter, coconut milk and cashew milk as a base. Among the vegan flavors, salted caramel and chocolate are the most popular.

Jesse B.Jesse Bagels: Excellent ice cream and great vegan options (try the chocolate chip cookie dough, it's the right amount of salty and sweet!)

alwysfashionablylatealwysfashionablylate: Best vegan ice cream in town- vegan or not, you’ll love their peanut butter chocolate chip and salted caramel scoops.

by CHLOE is one of The 15 Best Places for Vegetarian Food in New York City.

4. by CHLOE

9.1
60 W 22nd St (5th and 6th Avenue), New York, NY
Vegetarian / Vegan Restaurant · Flatiron District · 140 tips and reviews

Alex N.Alex Nguyen: guac burger, spicy thai and quinoa taco salad, avocado toast, smoothies, etc. everything is good and vegan. line will always be long, but it's 100% worth it.

Nancy A.Nancy Adams: The Best place for all vegetarians taco salad,guac burger, avocado toast, and many more. Food is delicious and vegan but Green Day smoothie is more delicious then anything else Best place to hangout!!

Valerie S.Valerie Sanders: Trendy and casual decor that is perfect for Instagram. Food is amazing. SO flavorful and delicious vegan dishes -- try the guac burger! Be prepared to wait during peak lunch/dinner times.

Cocoron is one of The 15 Best Places for Vegetarian Food in New York City.

5. Cocoron

9.4
16 Delancey St (Chrystie St), New York, NY
Japanese Restaurant · Lower East Side · 210 tips and reviews

JoanieJoanie: Chicken meatball is great... and worth getting your tongue burned for. Cold tofu is amazing as well

Annie L.Annie Lu: All the sobas here are amazing - my fave is the stamina soba. Get the fresh tofu dessert for the perfect end to a great meal!

Charles B.Charles B: start out with some delectable Tofu that'll make you feel like you're in Tokyo, savor the incredible broth of the Stamina soba, and finish it off with the green tea affogato. this place is money.

Van Leeuwen Artisan Ice Cream is one of The 15 Best Places for Vegetarian Food in New York City.

6. Van Leeuwen Artisan Ice Cream

9.4
152 W 10th St (at Waverly Pl), New York, NY
Ice Cream Shop · West Village · 76 tips and reviews

Honghui Y.Honghui Yu: Everything is good here (though have yet to try the vegan flavors) but I have a soft spot for the Earl Grey and ginger

Mark B.Mark Bramhill: Incredible vegan ice cream. Matcha, Banana Nut, and Salted Carmel are all great — try the vegan whipped cream, too! A little pricey, but worth it 🍦😋

EdEd: Wonderful green matcha vegan ice cream

Westville Chelsea is one of The 15 Best Places for Vegetarian Food in New York City.

7. Westville Chelsea

9.2
246 W 18th St (btwn 7th Ave & 8th Ave), New York, NY
American Restaurant · Chelsea · 269 tips and reviews

AbbyAbby: Must get the market veggies - my favs are the brussell sprouts, mushrooms, beets and soy glazed tofu

Lucy U.Lucy Ulmer: Veggie burger is wholesome goodness with a yummy flavor and excellent sides. Highly recommend the plantains.

Marisa M.Marisa Miller Wolfson: The kale and the broccoli with garlic are sooo good. Love the veg market plate!

Danji is one of The 15 Best Places for Vegetarian Food in New York City.

8. Danji

9.2
346 W 52nd St (btwn 8th & 9th Ave), New York, NY
Korean Restaurant · Hell's Kitchen · 261 tips and reviews

Anne Mai B.Anne Mai Bertelsen: In addition to my fans (spicy yellowtail, bulgogi and pork belly sliders, try the tofu with ginger sauce. It is amazing!

Michael C.Michael Cooper: You honestly cannot go wrong with any item on the menu. Sliders, wings, tofu, kimchi, short rib, hamachi Just eat and enjoy! Try their specialty cocktails, all good and unique. Sit at bar and have fun

Jean M.Jean Marie: This Korean place lost their Michelin star but has the best fried tofu and chicken wings I've ever had in my life. It's small but cozy and a good lunch spot.

Avant Garden is one of The 15 Best Places for Vegetarian Food in New York City.

9. Avant Garden

9.2
130 E 7th St (btwn Avenue A & 1st Ave), New York, NY
Vegetarian / Vegan Restaurant · East Village · 49 tips and reviews

Christine Y.Christine Y.: Such an amazing vegan restaurant. We sat right in front of the chef and loved his energy. Of course, the food was amazing! Get the kale panzanella salad for sure.

ZZubinZZubin: Very tasty vegan food will satisfy anyone who crosses thru the door. Everything was delicious. Stacy loved the bread.

Peter B.Peter Boyce: Vegan, romantic, eggplant, avocado, mushrooms, great staff. Stellar all-around.

Cocoron is one of The 15 Best Places for Vegetarian Food in New York City.

10. Cocoron

9.4
37 Kenmare St (btwn Elizabeth & Mott St), New York, NY
Noodle House · NoLita · 228 tips and reviews

Wdychen N.Wdychen NYC: Pork kimchee dip soba, kyona salad, and homemade silky tofu!

Allyson K.Allyson Kateb: Amazing! Delicious veggie soba, authentic and flavorful for being vegan. One of the best noodle soups I've had in the city!

Serious EatsSerious Eats: Excellent buckwheat noodles, delicate and nuanced broths, and fresh custard-like tofu. Vegetarian and meaty broths are on hand; both are excellent.

Café China is one of The 15 Best Places for Vegetarian Food in New York City.

11. Café China

9.2
13 E 37th St (btwn 5th Ave & Madison Ave), New York, NY
Chinese Restaurant · Garment District · 254 tips and reviews

AngelaAngela: Best Chinese food in the city. Sautéed chicken filet, mapo tofu, and steamed soup buns are my faves but everything is delicious.

Jasmine M.Jasmine Moy: Chicken, chili dumpling and tofu with celery apps. Cumin lamb: so good

Giulia M.Giulia Mercuri: Pork dumplings in chili oil & ma po tofu = so good

Pure Thai Cookhouse is one of The 15 Best Places for Vegetarian Food in New York City.

12. Pure Thai Cookhouse

9.3
766 9th Ave (btwn 51st & 52nd St.), New York, NY
Thai Restaurant · Hell's Kitchen · 362 tips and reviews

Pu M.Pu Mack: Bop to the weird tunes and order anything with egg noodles. Vegetable dumplings also a must.

Juliana A.Juliana Ardila: Veggie dumplings are a must. Portions are huge!

Andrew I.Andrew Ibrahim: Brilliant Thai food...reminiscent of being in Thailand. Ask to make it hot hot hot... Ribs and veg dumplings are great.

Punjabi Grocery & Deli is one of The 15 Best Places for Vegetarian Food in New York City.

13. Punjabi Grocery & Deli

9.2
114 E 1st St (btwn 1st Ave & Ave A), New York, NY
Deli / Bodega · East Village · 106 tips and reviews

Justin K.Justin Kalifowitz: Fantastic veg quick bites. Don't miss out on the chai tea. Perfect for cold LES nights.

Chris Aaron G.Chris Aaron Gaun: Best $3 veg meal in town.

al b.al bedell: Allu tiki and chickpeas for $3 is my fav everything is vegetarian so that's cool too

Hillstone is one of The 15 Best Places for Vegetarian Food in New York City.

14. Hillstone

9.2
378 Park Ave S (at E 27th St), New York, NY
American Restaurant · NoMad · 241 tips and reviews

Alexis B.Alexis Brill: Delicious vegan options on the vegetable plate. Some of the best vegetables ever..and the staff is great

Vanessa WVanessa W: Best (and biggest!) veggie burger in NYC

April C.April Caruso: This is a hidden gem! Coconut shrimp sushi roll, veggie burger, and grilled artichokes are all to die for! But that's just to name a few...everything there is amazing! Can't go wrong!

Xi'an Famous Foods is one of The 15 Best Places for Vegetarian Food in New York City.

15. Xi'an Famous Foods

9.3
81 Saint Marks Pl (at 1st Ave), New York, NY
Chinese Restaurant · East Village · 315 tips and reviews

Tim V.Tim Vetter: Outpost of the legendary lower Chinatown Shaanxi joint. Everything great, but the rich, garlicky, silken Spicy Soft Tofu ($2) is my fave dirt-cheap cold-weather pick-me-up in the E Village.

Bonnie C.Bonnie Chu: everyone goes for the cold skin noodles. while this is a must have, try the spicy tofu too. a hug in a cup.

Serious EatsSerious Eats: For wonderfully fresh tofu, but spicier, try the Chang-an Spicy Tofu. It's awash in chili oil, soy sauce, and spices.