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    Where to eat Vegetarian in Stellenbosch #CTVC

    Are you a vegetarian in Stellenbosch, or are you also taking part in the Cape Town Vegan Challenge? It can sometimes be frustrating to find a place to eat that has a variety of options to suit your dietary needs.

    Here is a list of restaurants in Stellenbosch that will not let you down:

    1.Kauai – country wide and popular restaurant/take-away, that serves famous smoothies, and offer a variety of vegetarian meals (two branches).

    Eikestad Mall, 43 Adringa Street
    Tel: (021) 886 6892

    Shop No 6 De Wet Centre Cnr Bird & Church Street
    Tel: (021) 887 2742


    2.Simply Asia – popular franchise offering a vegetarian section. In my opinion, ask for the normal meals without meat, it’s less boring than the vegetarian options.

    54 Dorp Street
    Tel: (021) 886 7382


    3.Col’Cacchio have specially marked options on their menu to suit your needs, just remove the cheese for vegan options. They offer an extremely large variety of options.

    Simonsplein Centre, Plein Street
    Tel: (021) 886 7088

    Special: 50% off Pizza on Monday’s until 31 August 2014


    4.Steers have a vegetarian burger that is extremely yummy! The only take-away franchise that have an awesome option for vegetarians. (three branches) (NB – relish is not vegan and patty grilled on same grill as meat)

    Simonsrust Shopping Centre, Cnr Cluver & Helshoogte Road
    Tel: (021) 883 9770

    Eikestad Mall
    Tel: (021) 886 5718

    Die Boord Centre
    Tel: (021) 887 89995.


    5.Makaron restaurant

    Houtkapper Street, Paradyskloof

    Tel: (021) 880 15496.


    6.Dimi’s Bistro is a Greek restaurant in lower Dorp Street that are open for breakfast and lunch, perfect for business meetings.

    8 Dorp Street
    Tel: (021) 883 2977


    7.Cold Gold is not a restaurant, but an artisan ice cream producer, where you can request custom made products to suit your vegetarian and even vegan needs. They also have a ton of different flavours to choose from.

    Bosman’s Crossing Square, Distillery Road
    Tel: 074 182 5510


    8.Bukhara serves mean Indian cuisine, with quite a large vegetarian selection.

    6 Bird Street

    Tel: (021) 882 9133


    9.Gino’s, the family favourite Italian restaurant. Be sure to find many vegetarian pizza and pasta varieties at extremely affordable prices.

    De Kelder, 63 Dorp Street
    Tel: (021) 887 9786


    10.Bodega on Dornier Wine Estate have many vegetarian starters at the moment and one main.

    Dornier Wine Estate, Blaauwklippen Road
    Tel: (021) 880 0557


    11.Basic Bistro in the heart of Stellenbosch, has a surprisingly large variety of dishes that are suitable for vegetarians at their cosy restaurant.

    31 Church Street

    Tel: (021) 883 3629


    12.The Birdcage. Although their focus is mainly on delicious cupcakes, be sure to find even gluten-free cupcakes at this cute eatery.

    Van Riebeeck Street

    Tel: (021) 882 9790


    13.De Stomme Jonge will serve you a variety of gourmet roosterkoeke.

    3 Ryneveld Street

    Tel: 082 054 0125

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    14.House of Curries offers a selection of dishes made with paneer, so only vegetarian options available here.

    Cnr Alexander and Bird Street

    Tel: (021) 809 6403


    15.Genki is a sushi restaurant, but remember, vegetarian options also exist. Genki also have a few dishes and tapas with edamame.

    De Wet Centre, Corner Bird and Church St

    Tel: (021) 887 5699


    For more information with regards to the Cape Town Vegan Challende, go to (#CTVC @CTveganchalleng)

    Want to add your restaurant or a suggestion to the list? Please contact or leave a comment below.


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