Article and Visuals by: Richa S.

The trend of going vegan seems to be rising nowadays, as people are a lot more concerned about maintaining a healthy diet, as well as reducing their impact on the ecological footprint. However, in a carnivorous city like Manila, it can be difficult for people to find good vegan food. For this reason, we have compiled a list of restaurants that serve quality vegan food for the vegans in our diverse Bearcat community.

  • Susi

Where: Forbestown, Burgos Circle, BGC

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Located just about 10 minutes from school, Susi is a popular vegan hub that serves meatless and mock meat dishes belonging to multiple different cuisines, such as Filipino, Italian, and even Japanese. If you’re looking for healthier renditions of your favorite cuisines, be sure to pay Susi a visit!

 

  • Corner Tree Cafe

Where: 150 Jupiter, Makati, 1209 Metro Manila

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Corner Tree Cafe is a cozy restaurant on Jupiter St. that serves quality vegan and vegetarian food ranging from traditional Filipino lumpia to classic quinoa salads. The restaurant’s dimly lit interior and naturalistic setting boost the general ambiance and makes the customers feel at home.

 

  • The Good Seed Cafe

Where: 3 Brixton St, Pasig, 1603 Metro Manila

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From breakfast to dessert, The Good Seed Cafe is entirely dairy-free. Similar to Susi, this restaurant emulates certain Filipino favorites with its own vegan twists on them, such as longganisa and sisig. Moreover, The Good Seed Cafe also serves international cuisines, such as Spanish, Korean, Italian, and many more.

 

  • The Wholesome Table

Address: C3, Bonifacio High Street Central, 7th Avenue, BGC

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With four different branches in Manila—namely BGC, Salcedo, Rockwell, and Alabang—The Wholesome Table is a popular restaurant with a variety of vegan options to choose from. Not only is this a great place for friends to hang out, but it also has healthy and nutritious options for vegans. If you’re looking for a restaurant to hang out with your squad and eat quality food, The Wholesome Table is the place for you!

 

  • Green Bar

Where: West of Ayala, 252 Sen. Gil J. Puyat Ave, Makati, 1008 Metro Manila

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Green Bar’s vegan-friendly menu is definitely something to look forward to. Located in Makati, Green Bar serves a variety of different items ranging from fusion burritos to creative build-your-own bowls. Be sure to check it out!

 

We hope this list has encouraged you to explore some of the best vegan options in the city. Enjoy!

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