Cardiff city guides

The best vegan-friendly restaurants in Cardiff.


Dylan Mitchell

Cafe Rouge JAckfruit Tagine

Even in cities as big as the capital of Wales, it can be hard to find a restaurant that’s suitable for vegans. To help out the herbivorous diner, we’ve put this guide together to help you find some great vegan-friendly restaurants in Cardiff. Take a look at our picks and bag yourself some Cardiff restaurant deals in the process. Dig in...

Vegan-friendly restaurants in Cardiff to take a look at.

This handy tastecard guide is all you need to find some great spots to enjoy delicious vegan options in the Welsh capital. After a long day of exploring, take the time to unwind and choose something flavourful at one of these hot spots.

Here are our top picks for vegan restaurants in Cardiff that you’re bound to love:

  • Café Rouge

  • Zizzi

  • Park House Restaurant and Bar

  • Blue Jay Bar

  • Kaspa’s Desserts

Cafe Rouge Vegan Jackfruit Tagine

Café Rouge.

Café Rouge brings some Parisian class to your dining experience with a tasteful bistro aesthetic and authentic French dishes. No matter if you’re visiting Cardiff with your family or if you’re on a romantic trip with your partner, there’s something for everyone here, especially vegans. The award-winning menu features the delectable jackfruit tagine, which is as beautifully presented as it is tasty. Bon appétit!  

Vegan Meatless 'Meatball' Calzone


Zizzi brings an alternative take to Italian cuisine, so you’re bound to find something new and refreshing if you think the standard Italian fare needs a breath of fresh air.

This restaurant is perfect for vegans as it has a wealth of exciting dishes on offer, such as the vegan rigatoni pomodoro, vegan meatless 'meatball' calzone, and even pasta crisps (weird but wonderful!). Catch a bite and chill out here after your day in the big city.

Parkhouse Restaurant & Bar.

Park House is a particularly fancy option if you feel like making your trip to Cardiff special. As an award-winning restaurant, it features many different culinary delights for you to try that you’re bound to love. With six-course and nine-course tasting options, as well as a high-end à la carte menu, Park House is a sophisticated experience for those who enjoy the finer things in life – they've got a pretty good wine menu too. The vegan connoisseur will adore the roasted spiced squash with lime pickle and coconut curry.

Blue Jay Bar and Kitchen Cardiff

Blue Jay Bar.

Blue Jay Bar and Kitchen is the ideal place to go if you’re indecisive about choosing a particular cuisine. With treats from the USA, India, the far East and Italy, even the fussiest of eaters will find something they love here or a new and exciting take on one of their favourites.

Vegans have plenty of meat-free delights to choose from when visiting Blue Jay. You can take your pick from crispy cauliflower, chilli tofu bites, breaded mushrooms, fried patties, and spring rolls. What will you pick?

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Save on your trip to Cardiff.

Now you know the best vegan-friendly restaurants in Cardiff, try tastecard today and start saving money. With our discount card, you can enjoy fantastic restaurant deals like 2 for 1 meals or 25% off food & drinks, plus savings on cinema tickets, days out, and more. It’s perfect for families and couples that love to dine out together.