Seattle Vegan Outdoor Dining

If you think a vegan diet is one-dimensional or lacking flavor, think again. Seattle is well-known for its plethora of delicious plant-based dining options, and with new lockdown restrictions, some spots are still open and offering outdoor seating -- and many are heated! Read on for a guide to dining outdoors in Seattle, vegan edition. One taste of these menus and you’ll forget you ever craved meat or dairy. Bon appétit!

Cafe Flora

This beloved spot in Madison Valley has been serving up delicious plant-based fare for almost 30 years and are continuing to serve diners during the pandemic. Cafe Flora’s heated tent is a great place to try lunch, dinner, and weekend brunch!

Kati Vegan Thai

If you love Thai cuisine, Kati is for you! Visit the hip spot in South Lake Union to experience vegan takes on both classic and unique Thai dishes.

Life on Mars

Capitol Hill is home to some of Seattle’s best restaurants and bars, and Life on Mars is no exception. You can experience options like the delicious plant-based burgers, cauliflower wings and hearts of palm “crab cake” if you can snag a spot on their patio. Make sure you visit before December 7th, as LOM is closing its doors until spring!

Plum Bistro

Another Capitol Hill go-to, Plum Bistro is upscale and exceptional. Chef Makini Howell has crafted vibrant vegan fare with a focus on organic, non-GMO and local sources. Say less!

Broadfork Cafe

Broadfork Cafe in University District is offering limited outdoor dining with amazing vegan options sourced with sustainability in mind. We love their energizing smoothies and bowls!

Araya’s Place

Visit Araya’s Place to satisfy your Thai food craving, and you’ll want to keep going back for more. As the first vegan Thai restaurant in the PNW, this family-owned and operated favorite has been serving fresh, flavorful cuisine since 1987. There is limited outdoor dining at the Bellevue location.

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