Vegan Restaurants

Choosing the animal-free option isn’t always a statement. Sometimes it’s just a tasty alternative.

More of these alternative restaurants are popping up throughout Orange County as diners seek meals made without animal products. While we don’t expect a complete carnivore conversion anytime soon, the more dining options to choose from, the better. So next time you want a break from steak, give one of these surprising spots a try. Note: All “meats” mentioned are vegan substitutes.