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The 8 Best Vegan Restaurants In San Jose

Updated: October 6, 2021

Pining for a vegan pizza? These vegan-friendly San Jose restaurants deliver on flavor with outstanding vegan cheeses and toppings. We analyzed millions of diner and critic reviews on top sites for the tastiest plant-based options in San Jose. You don’t need to be a vegan to enjoy the falafels, crispy tofu, and decadent desserts at these top vegan spots.

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Zeni Ethiopian Restaurant

African, $$, West San JoseAfrican, $$San Jose, West San Jose
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
  • Michelin Guide

    The Plate • Fresh ingredients, carefully prepared: a good meal (2019)

    Michelin Guide
  • CultureTrip

    The 10 Best Restaurants In Downtown San Jose, California

    CultureTrip

Walia Ethiopian Cuisine

African, $$, Rose GardenAfrican, $$San Jose, Rose Garden
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5
  • Michelin Guide

    The Plate • Fresh ingredients, carefully prepared: a good meal (2019)

    Michelin Guide

Falafel's Drive-In

Middle Eastern, $, San JoseMiddle Eastern, $San Jose
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.0
  • Movoto

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  • CultureTrip

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LUNA Mexican Kitchen - The Alameda

Mexican, $$, DowntownMexican, $$San Jose, Downtown
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • Eater

    San Francisco's 2019 Michelin Bib Gourmands, Mapped

    Eater
  • Michelin Guide

    Bib Gourmand • Inspectors’ favourites for good value (2019)

    Michelin Guide

Katana Ramen

Japanese, Blossom ValleyJapaneseSan Jose, Blossom Valley
Google: 5.0
Yelp: 5.0

Zero

Asian, West San JoseAsianSan Jose, West San Jose
Google: 4.9
Yelp: 4.5

Pho Luc Lac

Asian, $$, Cambrian ParkAsian, $$San Jose, Cambrian Park
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5

Dolce Sicilia

Italian, $, Willow GlenItalian, $San Jose, Willow Glen
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5

How was this list created?

We know how tough it is to find the best restaurant in San Jose. We pored over ratings for 28808 restaurants on Yelp and Google, 3104661 restaurant reviews in San Jose and 1901 top lists and articles. We paid extra attention to what Michelin Guide, Eater and CultureTrip had to say, and applied our boam magic sauce. These spots have been featured in Michelin Guide - Bib Gourmand • Inspectors’ favourites for good value (2019), Eater - San Francisco's 2019 Michelin Bib Gourmands, Mapped and CultureTrip - The 10 Best Restaurants In Downtown San Jose, California. We automatically update restaurants’ availability and services, so you can find a great meal no matter what. Restaurants can’t pay to show up on this list, so enjoy the best food with no agenda. These ten options are sure to delight.

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