Verona has a long tradition of gastronomic culture, but it’s also at the forefront of new currents in food. Vegans and vegetarians, as well as those with other dietary restrictions, will find many delicious options for dining out. And though Veronese
food is often heavy on the meat, there are great restaurants and cafes creating fresh and inventive spins on traditional dishes. And if you’re thinking of visiting Verona, check out our guide to the best vegetarian (and vegan) restaurants in the city.
Restaurant, Italian, Contemporary, Vegan, Vegetarian, Gluten-free, $$$
An inventive, exciting vegetarian restaurant with gluten- and lactose-free options, Flora has a buffet lunch and a delightful a la carte menu for dinnertime. It’s conscious eating elevated to gourmet levels, always with a basis in good, old-fashioned Italian cooking.
Dulcamara Vegan Bio Bistrot
Bistro, Restaurant, Italian, Mediterranean, Vegan, Vegetarian, $$$
At this organic vegan bar and restaurant, you can have a delicious breakfast here on weekdays, or stop in on your lunch break to choose a plate to take away. On Fridays and Saturdays, they’re open late for dinner service. You’ll love their delicious meatless takes on lasagna and meatballs, but you also shouldn’t miss their amazing selection of vegan cupcakes, tiramisu and other sweets.
Restaurant, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian, $$$
A Lebanese restaurant with tasting menus of both meat and vegetable options, Tabule is popular with students and locals looking for something different from typical Italian fare. As the space is super-intimate, it’s important to reserve in advance if you’re looking to have dinner.