We've got a list of top-notch vegan restaurants in Singapore to feast at all year round in this sunny city – and yes, they're family friendly too!
Veganuary calls for enlightening our palates with creative yet earth-friendly vegan recipes. And what better way to celebrate it in Singapore than by tasting the offerings of the city? If you think vegan restaurants are far and few on our cosy little island, well think again. If you’re after some scrumptious plant-based meals around the city, then you’ve come to the right place. Whether you’re looking for a healthier option or one that suits your kids’ dietary needs, Singapore has plenty of restaurants with tasty plant-based offerings. They’re so good; you won’t even realise you aren’t eating meat! Read on below for our recommendations on the best family-friendly vegan restaurants in town…
25 best kid-friendly vegan restaurants in Singapore
1. Tea Villa Cafe
As the name of this cafe suggests, Tea Villa Cafe serves up a host of premium teas and a wide variety of scrumptious treats to go along with. If you are keen to dig your teeth into some zesty bites that will set your tastebuds into a flurry – you are at the right place! From spicy-vegan street snacks like Indian chaats to irresistible Mexican crunchy bites like nachos. If you are looking for comforting treats, a hot soup is your best bet, or a refreshing garden salad is always welcome to beat the heat in Singapore. Our pick? The Lebanese platter with hummus, bread, salads and pickles.
Where: 97 East Coast Road, Singapore 428794
Looking for a place that serves up delectable vegan dishes that are plant-based, alliums free, dairy free and eggless? What about a place that is fam-friendly too? That might be a lot to ask for, but guess what – WellSmoocht ticks off all the boxes and serves up vegan goodies that the littlies will love. Choose from a wide selection of savouries, including thin crust pizzas like – Jack and Dill, hearty mains like the Olive Buddha bowl, or even salads if you are a health freak. Wash it down with a refreshing sip of Homebrewed iced tea that truly amplifies the myriad of flavours. A family meal is never complete without that all-important sweet treat. Luckily for you, WellSmoocht also happens to dish out vegan ice creams and cakes that will have your littlies smiling cheek-to-cheek.
Where: #01-03, Sin Ming Centre, 8 Sin Ming Road, Singapore 575628
3. Teng Bespoke
We are going to take you and the fam on a unique gastronomic journey to the land of the rising sun. And nope, it does not require an air ticket. Hurrah! Enjoy a wide selection of reinvented and refreshing dishes right here, in the comfort of our cosy island at Teng Bespoke. Look forward to unique takes on sashimis, maki, stir fry, tempura, and lots more. We also love that Teng Bespoke serves up a family-friendly environment which will score big points from the kiddos. On the food front, Teng Bespoke believes in serving clean and healthy foods with no refined flour, artificial flavour, sugar, added salts or chemical preservatives. Yay! So feast all you like with the fam knowing that the food on your plate is not only delectable but healthy too.
Where: #01-50, Sunshine Plaza, 91 Bencoolen Street, Singapore 189652
4. Afterglow by Anglow
You certainly can’t go wrong when you’re dining at Afterglow by Anglow. Its menu serves up mouth-watering bites, wholesome salads, satisfying mains and sweet desserts that the kids will fawn over. The best part? Its dishes aren’t only entirely plant-based but are gluten-free, too. We especially love its Australian Spring salad, its mac and cheese cauli bites and sweet potato hummus – tasty and easy for the kids to eat!
Where: 24 Keong Saik Road, Singapore 089131
5. The Living Cafe
Comfort food that is yummy and healthy at the same time? Yes, please! The Living Cafe dishes out a host of healthy dishes that are keto-friendly, vegan, and suit paleo and allium-free diets too. Good news? The dishes have no white sugar, preservatives, additives, or artificial colouring, with gluten-free alternatives on the menu. So what comfort foods actually fall into this bucket? At the Living Cafe, you will find juicy burgers, pizzas, and a large variety of bowls like the tempeh buddha bowl that the littlies will love. There is also a lovely variety of Organic wines available for dads and mums to enjoy. Located a stone’s throw distance away from Sixth Avenue MRT, we reckon reaching there with the brood in tow will be easy-peasy.
Where: 779 Bukit Timah Road, Singapore 269758
6. Warung Ijo
Love Indonesian cuisine? This vegan resto is a great place to hit with the fam to discover Indonesian cuisine in a new light. Warung Ijo serves up authentic flavours that are not only vegan-friendly but are alliums-free as well. Expect all your Indonesian faves like kampung fried rice, Pho Kwetiao Soup, chilli crab, and Kwetiau Goreng, dished out in true vegan style. Surprised to find the brood tucking away in silence? You’re welcome!
Where: 337 Beach Road, Singapore 199565
7. Kind Kones
Looking for that all-important dessert and have no idea where to get that vegan scoop? We know just the place! Kind Kones serves a unique twist to conventional options of everyday desserts like ice cream, cakes and cookies, and we know it will score well with the brood. We are talking decadent desserts made from everyday ingredients, that are free from dairy and egg, refined sugar, additives, preservatives, and gluten. So feast on all your fave treats with no guilt attached! Best part? Kind Kones also serves a wonderful fam-friendly atmosphere for the fam to truly enjoy your treats. So go ballistic over your scoops all you want!
Where: #B1-27, Forum Shopping Mall, 583 Orchard Road, Singapore 238884; #B1-15, The Paragon, 290 Orchard Road, Singapore 238859; #02-25, I12 Katong, 112 East Coast Road, Singapore 428802
8. Cultivate Cafe
Here’s a vegan pit-stop especially for you mums and dads- and we say a date night away from the kids is well overdue. And we know just the place that will set those sparks flying, just like in the yesteryears (pre-kiddo period). Cultivate Cafe brings you a unique vegan fine dining experience interestingly in the company of many-many books. Yep, you heard right! Bang in the middle of a library setting. Enjoy palette-tickling dishes like superfood earth bowls, raw organic salads, sandwiches and burgers. There are plenty of gluten-free options on offer as well. Wash all that down with artisanal kombuchas and organic smoothies, or choose a more romantic route with snazzy cocktails. Close the curtains on your date night by indulging in decadent sweet treats like bakes and ice cream. A perfect epilogue to the evening!
Where: Maxwell Reserve Singapore, Autograph Collection, 2 Cook Street, Singapore 078857
9. Genesis Vegan Restaurant
If you dig cosy brunch vibes with a splash of delicious, healthy food, bring the kids around to Genesis Vegan Restaurant. You’ll get to enjoy a hearty serving of freshly baked artisanal bread and other Asian-Western dishes, like vegan sausages, vegan lasagna, nasi lemak and laksa. Our favourite? Its signature purple berries and raisin wholemeal bread – a sweet, wholesome loaf that is perfect by itself or with jam. The kids will definitely want another slice… or two!
Where: #B1-01, Havelock II, 2 Havelock Road, Singapore 059763
10. Flavours by Saute
Dig into a platter of fusion flavours from the east and west at Flavours by Saute. Mums and dads will love the spicy and traditional Asian plates, like the laksa variations, rice dishes and Nanyang curries. And the kids are well covered, too, with kid-friendly vegan pasta, burgers and ‘cheesy’ cutlets too!
Where: #B1-30, Funan, 107 North Bridge Road, Singapore 179105
11. The Love Handle Deli
So plant-based foods aren’t your kiddo’s thing? The Love Handle is the place that’s bound to change their minds! The deli dishes out a host of nom-worthy plant-based goodies that will attract vegans and non-vegetarians alike. Treat the brood to juicy plant-based burgers like The Love Handle Og and mains like Impossibro Wellington. How about one of those finger-licking sides like tempura broccolini? You might need a second platter on that one. End the meal on a happy note with a decadent oat milk pudding – yum!
Where: 8 Ann Siang Hill, Singapore 069788
12. VeganBurg Singapore
It’s no secret: we love burgers. But sadly, not every fast-food burger joint in the city offers a vegan option. Enter: VeganBurg, your new go-to whenever you or the kids are hankering for a good burg. We love its speciality creamy ‘shrooms burger, but we’ve got a soft spot for the spicy chilli krab burger, too. Its seaweed fries and seasonal chillers are sure to make any little one happy, but we’d recommend you get shrooms pops with sambal mayo as well – crunchy, zesty and fried. Nobody said eating vegan meant we had to be healthy…
Where: 44 Jln Eunos, Singapore 419502
13. Pano Kato
So your fam has vegans and non-vegans too? That is no reason to fret, people! Pano Kato is a one-stop shop that serves up a host of yummy dishes to interest both parties equally! Vegans can expect to find some delish dishes to feast on that are as exciting as the grub dished on the other side. Doesn’t orzo pasta in tomato sauce, vegan falafel and simply vegan pizza sound tempting? There are even exciting options in the dessert section of the menu that will even satisfy the picky eaters club. Anyone for some artisan ice creams like dark chocolate sorbet? Non-vegan hands up!
Where: #02-142/144, Tanglin Mall, 163 Tanglin Road, Singapore 247933
14. Project Acai
Are you ‘berry hungry’ for that perfect treat to beat the Singapore summer heat? Project Acai is the answer to all your prayers. We are talking about fresh Acai berry bowls and smoothies that are delightfully refreshing to have in hot and humid Singapore. Good news? The super healthy menu includes vegetarian, vegan-friendly, gluten-free and dairy-free options to feast on. Don’t have a sweet tooth? Fret not! Project Acai also dishes out vegan savoury treats that the whole fam will love, like hummus and chips. Delish!
Where: Various locations across the island
So you think going vegan means your options are limited? Wait till you try Elemen’s take on vegan food. The resto dishes contemporary interpretations of the meatless cuisine that not only tastes great but is healthy for you and the fam. Try a host of unique chef’s specials like seaweed egg fried rice, wild mushroom and white truffle pizza, and quinoa brown rice that will have you hitting the menu for more. The resto also serves perfect alternatives to that all-essential after-meal dessert like raspberry pannacotta. Yum!
Where: Various locations across the island
It’s all about nutrition at Sufood, and the resto ensures you and the kids get plenty of it! So if you are looking for a vegan meal that nourishes body and soul alike, you know exactly where to head with kids in tow, with no guilt attached. Expect to find yummy dishes that will have little heads turning- like wafu yuzu potato salad, comforting soups like pumpkin corn soup with coconut cream, and a host of delish mains like 5-grain rice with black truffle. Now, who knew a chocolate lava cake with ice cream could be something nutritious for your littlie?
Where: #02-19, Raffles City Shopping Centre, 252 North Bridge, Singapore 179103
Located in Upper Thomson, ivegan prides itself in natural, healthy and tasty plant-based food. It also comes up trumps when it comes to variety too, so fussy eaters are catered for. Whether you’re craving burger, pasta, stir-fry, or even sushi, it’s all on offer here. And the icing on the cake? The price! It’s super affordable. If you can’t make it to Upper Thomson, islandwide delivery is also available. Dinner, sorted!
Where: #01-109, Thomson Plaza, 301 Upper Thomson Road, Singapore, 574408
For reasonably priced, tasty, local vegan fare, have Sunnychoice on your list. Founded by five sisters back in 2007, this cafe is all about providing healthier plant-based food and making a positive impact on our planet for our kids – something we are definitely on board with. Choose from Satay Bee Hoon, Assam ‘Fish’ Rice, and a whole host of other Asian classics. Yum! Note, have this as a family lunchtime option as it closes at 2.30pm and is closed on Sundays.
Where: #01-158, 125 Bukit Merah Lane 1, Singapore 150125; #01-154, 630 Bukit Batok Central, Singapore 650630; The Rail Mall, 434 Upper Bukit Timah Road, Singapore 678060
19. Whole Earth
Whole Earth has quite the accolade as the first and only plant-based restaurant to be awarded the Michelin Bib Gourmand for five straight years running! And it certainly delivers the goods offering scrumptious Asian-inspired plant-based cuisine that will be a hit with all the fam!
Where: 76 Peck Seah St, Singapore 079331
20. Original Sin
Although this is vegetarian rather than exclusively vegan, there’s still a great selection of vegan options to tempt the whole fam with at Original Sin. From Kashmir pizza with hummus, onion, asparagus, tofu and cherry tomato and tandoori sauce through to a delish mezze platter. Italian is the main focus here, so you also find kid-fave pasta dishes in the mix too! Plus, its location in fam-friendly Holland Village, with plenty of outdoor seating, adds to its charm.
Where: #01-62, Chip Bee Gardens, Blk 43 Jln Merah Saga, Singapore 278115
If you’re on the hunt for another vegan burger joint, pop by nomvnom to get your fix. It’s got vegan burgers, pizzas, pasta and other snacks and bites – the littlies will certainly be spoilt for choice as they peruse the menu. Plus, you can even customise it to your fancy! The best part? You can order it online whenever you want through various delivery services like GrabFood, Oddle and Deliveroo – score!
Where: #03-105, 6 Eu Tong Sen St, Singapore 059817; #B1-02, 18 Tai Seng St, Singapore 539775
22. Green Common
Green Common is the place to head for all things green, offering up a one-stop plant-based eatery, marketplace and product innovation platform. Their fab Vivocity outlet has a wide selection of plant-based specialities, including Asian and Western-inspired dishes, plus you can pick up grocery essentials too! Win-win!
Where: #01-169/170, VivoCity, 1 HarbourFront Walk, Singapore 098585
23. Nature Cafe
You’re spoilt for choice in Bukit Merah when it comes to vegan options. Not only is it home to Sunnychoice (see above), but a hop, skip and a jump away, you’ll find hip-haunt – Nature Cafe. This is perfect for family dining as it has loads of space, making it light and airy, all big ticks when bringing the family out for dinner. Although the focus here is vegetarian, there are enough vegan options to ensure everyone is happy!
Where: Locations in Bukit Merah and Kallang
24. Real Food
We love the decor over at Real Food. Although it’s not something we could ever aspire to with kids at home, it is nice to enter some form of zen for dinner, or lunch or breakfast, for that matter. Our faves include fried pumpkin carrot cake (trust us) or one of the delicious burgers with beets or portobello mushrooms which the kids will gobble down.
Where: Various locations
25. MTR Singapore
On the hunt for all that spice and everything nice? We know just the place you should be hitting with the fam for delish vegan Indian cuisine. Good news for parents? This heritage chain hailing from South India serves dishes with no artificial enhancers, MSG, preservatives, additives or processed food. Yay! Most importantly, everything on MTR‘s menu is finger-licking good. Expect to find all-time faves the kiddos will love, like hot and crispy dosas and fluffy idly (rice cakes) with spicy sambhar curry. Goodbye, fussy-eaters club!
Where: 438 Serangoon Road, Singapore 218133
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