Sticky Fingers Bakery is one of The 15 Best Places for a Vegetarian Food in Washington.

1. Sticky Fingers Bakery

8.8
1370 Park Rd NW (at 14th St NW), Washington, D.C.
Bakery · Columbia Heights · 125 tips and reviews

PETAPETA: Try the Bunny Huggers Carrot Cupcake, spiced cake slathered with delicious vegan cream cheese frosting!

Laurenellen M.Laurenellen McCann: Voted best bakery in DC -- as in, "best ALL AROUND bakery," not just for vegan goods. This place packs some serious punch. (Related: Cheapest place to buy bulk nootch in town. True story.) Read more.

Sonora B.Sonora Bostian: Delicious treats and sandwiches. Try the tuna melt with tempeh bacon

Smoke & Barrel is one of The 15 Best Places for a Vegetarian Food in Washington.

2. Smoke & Barrel

8.9
2471 18th St NW, Washington, D.C.
BBQ Joint · Adams Morgan · 111 tips and reviews

SahraSahra: Loves this place! Soo many delicious vegan options and an amazing selection of whiskey! Friendly and hip staff, too!

Brette C.Brette C. 😎🎶: Best vegan chicken wings ever! Also have vegan spare ribs. Sit in windowed area to people watch.

Roshan S.Roshan Sadanani: Amazingly variety of vegan / vegetarian options as well as decent pulled pork and brisket. Good whisky selection as well. The nachos are huge.

Busboys and Poets is one of The 15 Best Places for a Vegetarian Food in Washington.

3. Busboys and Poets

8.8
1025 5th St NW (at K St. NW), Washington, D.C.
New American Restaurant · Mount Vernon Square · 300 tips and reviews

Jeff N.Jeff Namadan: Vegan veggie wrap is awesome!

Melissa W.Melissa Wilfley: Grab one of the patio sofas for a causal dinner on a warm spring night. Vegan Cobb, collard greens and basil seared tofu are all excellent.

Vasanth S.Vasanth Subramanian: Tempeh sandwich was excellent 👌🏽

Busboys and Poets is one of The 15 Best Places for a Vegetarian Food in Washington.

4. Busboys and Poets

9.2
2021 14th St NW (at V St NW), Washington, D.C.
American Restaurant · U-Street · 342 tips and reviews

Án G.Án Gel: Awesome place!! Great ambience...family friendly...exceptional customer service...menu is vegan/vegetarian friendly...had the tempeh panini+glass of Syrah and of course they're super Green!!!!

EdreaEdrea: Great food and ambiance any time of the day! Awesome vegetarian options too! Try the tempeh sandwich with avocado and sweet potato fries! LEGIT! :)

Heather C.Heather Carlson: Supports local artists, great atmosphere, plenty of vegan deliciousness. Try the coconut tofu bites & a vegan tuna sandwich with some sweet potato fries...mmm.

NuVegan Café is one of The 15 Best Places for a Vegetarian Food in Washington.

5. NuVegan Café

8.8
2928 Georgia Ave NW (at Hobart Pl NW), Washington, D.C.
Vegetarian / Vegan Restaurant · Pleasant Plains · 62 tips and reviews

Nicolas P.Nicolas Pratt: Try the Vegan Mac N' Cheese, and the Vegan fried Chicken Sandwich. Not very healthy, but very tasty and unique

MaverickMaverick: Get some of the meat substitutes. (i.e. Vegan fried chicken) They're always good. Very unique menu, excellent service, friendly staff. #iRecommend

Michael C.Michael Cox: Fantastic vegan restaurant. Great low key place for a date night. Guilt free! Some of the entrees are on the sweet side so make sure to try a free sample before you dig in.

Protein Bar is one of The 15 Best Places for a Vegetarian Food in Washington.

6. Protein Bar

8.7
398 7th St NW (at D St NW), Washington, D.C.
Gluten-free Restaurant · Penn Quarter · 59 tips and reviews

Danielle K.Danielle Kichler: Green City Vegan is a nice, cool,filling lunch.

AshleyAshley: The vegan chili quinoa bowl is super tasty as is the PB&J drink. Super healthy choices without sacrificing flavor. Can't wait to try other items on the menu.

PrveenPrveen: Spinach Pesto bowl with tofu is the perfect vegetarian lunch for a busy day

Ethiopic is one of The 15 Best Places for a Vegetarian Food in Washington.

7. Ethiopic

8.8
401 H St NE, Washington, D.C.
Ethiopian Restaurant · Near Northeast · 44 tips and reviews

Nate T.Nate Thames: Go for the vegetarian sampler for two. 7 delicious veggie dishes and enough food to feed 3.

GourmetLiveGourmetLive: Food blogger C+C Marriage Factory recommends this spot for its amazing food and wonderful staff. The signature tibs (beef with onions, garlic, jalapeño, tomato, and rosemary), vegetarian sampler, and

JohannaJohanna: Love the vegetarian sample for two. Try the sparkling Shiraz!

Zenebech Injera is one of The 15 Best Places for a Vegetarian Food in Washington.

8. Zenebech Injera

8.6
608 T St NW (at Florida Ave. NW), Washington, D.C.
Ethiopian Restaurant · U-Street · 39 tips and reviews

Sir Apollo T.Sir Apollo Tidmore: Vegetarian combo is heavenly. So warm and flavorful. Order two if you are a party of two or more.

Sebastian R.Sebastian Rivera: Amazing food! The vegetarian dish and spicy lab are outstanding!!! Great quality meal.

Bonnie B.Bonnie Bogle: Vegetarian platter one of best deals in town.

Founding Farmers is one of The 15 Best Places for a Vegetarian Food in Washington.

9. Founding Farmers

9.2
1924 Pennsylvania Ave NW (20th St NW), Washington, D.C.
New American Restaurant · George Washington University · 703 tips and reviews

VinzhereVinzhere: The vegan menu cocoa waffle is AMAZING, sit with Dutch, he's the man!

Patty R.Patty Rodriguez: Love this place! Really great ambience, will definitely be back. Yummy veggie burger & fries!

KristinKristin: Great options for vegans and vegetarians! Ask for the "Meatless Menu". Two thumbs up on the Meatless Meatloaf and Organic Cucumber Delight!

Daikaya is one of The 15 Best Places for a Vegetarian Food in Washington.

10. Daikaya

9.2
705 6th St NW, Washington, D.C.
Ramen Restaurant · Chinatown · 250 tips and reviews

Rizalyn V.Rizalyn Vargas: Vegetarian friendly!! Love their noodles, broth, and vegetables.

Jason H.Jason Herman: Great veggie options. Real quality ramen and great atmosphere.

Bitches Who BrunchBitches Who Brunch: The Bitches Say: B+. Daikaya is definitely worth the trip for brunch. We’d like a little more consistency, but overall we loved it. Awarded with the Best French Toast and Best Veggie Dish of 2013!

Pi Pizzeria is one of The 15 Best Places for a Vegetarian Food in Washington.

11. Pi Pizzeria

8.8
910 F St NW (btwn 9th & 10th St NW), Washington, D.C.
Pizza Place · Downtown-Penn Quarter-Chinatown · 190 tips and reviews

Grace M.Grace Markarian: Really nice space. Fun drink menu and lots of choice for vegans including Match meat and Daiya cheese!

Lysle S.Lysle S: Vegetarian and vegan options. Try the deep dish vegan pizza with vegan cheese and vegan sausage... Excellent! You have to call ahead to order vegan pizza.

Nicole S.Nicole Stahlecker: Gluten free crust and beer, vegan cheese and sausage (also GF). A little expensive

Sankofa Books & Video is one of The 15 Best Places for a Vegetarian Food in Washington.

12. Sankofa Books & Video

8.7
2714 Georgia Ave NW (Fairmont Street NW), Washington, D.C.
Bookstore · Columbia Heights · 21 tips and reviews

Leigh J.Leigh Jackson: Try the "hybrid" vegan wrap! Very good!

Laurenellen M.Laurenellen McCann: Vegan friendly. Great atmosphere.

Laurenellen M.Laurenellen McCann: Hidden gem a stone's throw from Howard: Great, creative selection of vegan and vegetarian friendly options. Killer outdoor seating. Awesome staff. Check it out.

Pleasant Pops Farmhouse Market & Cafe is one of The 15 Best Places for a Vegetarian Food in Washington.

13. Pleasant Pops Farmhouse Market & Cafe

9.3
1781 Florida Ave NW (at California St NW), Washington, D.C.
Ice Cream Shop · Adams Morgan · 54 tips and reviews

LaurenLauren: Orange chai, blueberry goat cheese, vegan Mexican chocolate... All the pops.

Katie S.Katie Schloss: The Dairy-Free Vegan Mexican Chocolate Popsicle is very, very pleasant.

Daniel C.Daniel Cloud: The vegan Mexican chocolate is great! I also like their coffee.

Chaia is one of The 15 Best Places for a Vegetarian Food in Washington.

14. Chaia

8.8
3207 Grace St NW, Washington, D.C.
Taco Place · Georgetown · 15 tips and reviews

Camilla H.Camilla Hansen: Best vegetarian tacos I've ever had! Can definitely recommend this place! Their juices are also super good.

La Parisienne F.La Parisienne Food Critics: Amazingly delicious vegetarian tacos. The flavors are unique and flavorful and the ingredients are fresh and locally sourced. The staff is friendly and helpful. Ideal for a quick bite ! 🍾

Annie M.Annie Matt: I wasn't too convinced on a vegetarian taco until chaia. The creamy kale and potato is my favorite. Also rice side dish is great

Keren Restaurant is one of The 15 Best Places for a Vegetarian Food in Washington.

15. Keren Restaurant

9.2
1780 Florida Ave NW, Washington, D.C.
Ethiopian Restaurant · Adams Morgan · 35 tips and reviews

Kathy S.Kathy Sun: one of my faves - love the veggie combo & special shiro, friendly service, affordable :)

Daniel M.Daniel Miller: Vegetarian platter for the win

Bon Appetit MagazineBon Appetit Magazine: Opt for the ful, a hearty mix of beans, eggs, and vegetables. Or order a platter that offers a range of just-the-right-level-of-spicy meat and vegetarian options. Read more.