The Tasteful Kitchen offers a complete vegetarian menu, and almost all of their cuisine is also vegan and gluten free. Instead of processed foods, many of their dishes are made with seasonal fruits and vegetables, since one of their main goals is to use organic and locally grown produce. Watch out for their farm to table specials, and none of their selections contain hydrogenated fats, preservatives, or GMO’s. The restaurant itself has an intimate and cozy atmosphere, with walls that are decorated with works from local artists.
The Tasteful Kitchen, 722 N Stone Ave, Tucson, AZ, USA. +1 520 250 9600
Come to Renee’s Organic Oven for some of the best pizza Tucson has to offer. They offer gluten free pizzas made with organic and fresh ingredients, and the restaurant also tries to support local farmers by using seasonal crops in their meals. If you’re the only vegetarian in the family, Renee’s Organic Oven also offers local grass-fed beef and free-range chicken. Be sure to try their new breakfast menu and stop by for their happy hour.
Renee’s Organic Oven, Tanque Verde Shopping Center, 7065 E Tanque Verde Rd, Tucson, AZ, USA. +1 520 886 0484
Govinda’s Natural Foods Buffet has won numerous awards, including US Today’s Most Unique Eatery in Tucson. The restaurant boasts a global cuisine offering that changes regularly. Every Tuesday night they feature authentic Indian cuisine and on Thursday they offer all vegan food. Soak up their great surroundings that include exotic birds, waterfalls, and a koi pond.
Govinda’s Natural Foods Buffet, 711 E Blacklidge Dr, Tucson, AZ, USA. +1 520 792 0630
Lovin’ Spoonfuls has been voted Tucson Lifestyle Magazine’s Best Vegetarian Restaurant and Tucson Weekly’s Best of Tucson Vegetarian Restaurant. Their menu is entirely plant-based and served in a casual and friendly atmosphere, and the restaurant tries to cater to all of people’s needs by offering gluten-free, fat-free, whole food, and soy-free menus.
Urban Fresh is a quick and casual café that is perfect for lunch. Teir menu offers whole food and plant-based foods and much of their produce is locally sourced and organic. Try one of their fresh juice creations or a nourishing smoothie to start your day or as a refreshing snack. For lunch, they offer healthy salad options, soup, and wraps.
Urban Fresh, 73 E Pennington St, Tucson, AZ, USA. +1 520 792 9355