Looking for a delicious meatless meal in Alexandria? Look no further. Our team has rounded up the best vegetarian restaurants in Alexandria VA. Hope you’re hungry!
In Old Town
Ada’s on the River
3 Pioneer Mill Way
New to Old Town in 2021, Ada’s boasts stunning panoramic views of the Potomac River – as well as a great lineup of meatless options. Its menu includes vegetarian options such as Smoked Ricotta Gnocchi, a Beet & Honeycrisp apple salad, and Mushroom Lasagna. Ada’s offers plentiful outdoor dining, with great people watching!
Caphe Banh Mi
407 Cameron Street
Located in the heart of Old Town, this casual Vietnamese eatery is best known for its Vegetarian Pho, a soup with rice noodles in broth, topped with shaved onion, scallion, and cilantro. Yum! Caphe Banh Mi also offers vegan versions of its signature Bahn mi and vermicelli dishes.
Grateful Kitchen Co.
727 N. Henry Street
Grateful Kitchen Co. serves smoothies and juices sure to please any vegetarian. Be sure to try the Vegetable Sandwich, made with carrot, caramelized turnip, sauerkraut, cucumber, house mayo, and smoked Thousand Island dressing on sourdough bread. Note: Grateful Kitchen is only open Friday – Sunday from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Hawwi Ethiopian Restaurant
1125 Queen StreetThis restaurant offers plenty of vegetarian appetizers including Lentil Sambusa and Baba Ghanosh. It also offers a Vegan Sampler with a whopping nine different vegetarian dishes to try! Hawwi isopen for lunch and dinner but closed on Mondays.
Elsewhere in Alexandria
6452 Old Beulah Street
Located in the Hilltop Shopping Center, this restaurant specializes in catering to special diets. Vegetarians will love the healthy Harvest and Roasted Veggie Bowls, or the more the decadent Pasta Carbonara made with orecchiette, bacon, peas, artichokes, and alfredo sauce. Looking for a salad? Try the Superfood Salad salad with quinoa, baby spinach, feta, golden raisins, grape tomatoes, julienned vegetables, and lemon vinaigrette – truly delish!
4906 Brenman Park Drive
Chef Ram Thapa’s Indo-Chinese comfort food will delight any vegetarian in your party! Located in Cameron Station, Indochen offers a robust menu of small, large, and shared plates. Its vegetarian options include Melon Chaa, Sesame Tofu, Chickpeas Curry, Palak Paneer, and Stir Fry Vegetables. All dishes are served with a sharing spoon to encourage sharing and a communal atmosphere!
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