The Best Vegetarian Restaurants In Oaxaca

Shreyas Kulkarni

Located in Southwest Mexico, Oaxaca is one of Mexico’s most captivating cities. Set at the link of three mountain-flanked valleys, this city is always alive and bursting with energy. For a long time it has inspired artists through its energy and creative atmosphere and archaeological sites. The food scene is pretty captivating too with charming inns, gorgeous markets and excellent restaurants, including some great spots just for veggies. Check out out favorites below.

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1. Calabacitas Tiernas

Restaurant, Vegetarian, Vegan

Calabacitas Tiernas is a great place to enjoy delicious, healthy, traditionally Oaxacan vegetarian or vegan food. The service is great and the atmosphere laid back. Then menu often includes soup, salad, main dish, fruit water and homemade bread. It’s one of the best restaurants to visit in Oaxaca for a good, cheap meal. Moroccan Spaghetti | © Rooey202/Flickr

2. Trigo Verde Naturistas Cafe

Restaurant, Mexican, Healthy, Dessert

Trigo Verde is a great place to enjoy vegetarian food and the best part is that is located inside a health food store. Most people order a takeaway from the menu of sandwiches, tamales, soy burgers and breakfast. They also have a set lunch menu priced at 35 pesos comprising of soup, salad, main dish, drink and dessert. It’s got a simple set up, mainly used by office goers for a healthy lunch or people in a hurry.

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