The largest city in Placer County of Northern California, Roseville is acclaimed for being the commercial and retail mecca of this region. And when it comes to museums, historic sites, trails and outdoor recreation, the opportunities really are endless. But one thing for sure is that all of these activities will work up an appetite!
Luckily we’ve shortlisted six vegan-friendly and vegan restaurants in Roseville, CA that will not only sort out that appetite, but impress too.
Not all of the restaurants on our list are exclusively vegan – a few serve both meat and vegan dishes – but the excellent vegan choices at these restaurants means we just had to include some of those non-vegan restaurants on our list too.
So let’s dive into our six best vegan restaurants in Roseville, California and find your perfect dining spot!
Six Exceptional Vegan Restaurants in Roseville, California: Food Worth Waiting For!
1. Vegan Plate
Looking for some incredible food, as well as entertainment and a happy hour? That’s exactly why Vegan Plate has made it to first place on our list of vegan restaurants in Roseville, California!
This eatery whips up some of the freshest farm-to-table food around, and all in a super fun and lively atmosphere thanks to the occasional live music and painting classes they hold. But it doesn’t just end there! You’ll be able to enjoy their happy hour from Monday To Thursday from 2:30pm to 5pm.
This down-to-earth spot has a straightforward setup thanks to the large open space, bright yellow walls, plenty of cafeteria-type seating and a large black board menu. The system for ordering here is efficient and at your own pace as the server will bring you the menu and you can order at the counter once you’re ready.
As for the food itself, Vegan Plate offers deliciously fresh vegan Asian cuisine, all prepared with high quality locally sourced ingredients. Some of the favorite starters and soups here include their Bang Bang Soy ‘Shrimp’ prepared with their potato starch Konjac & soy protein and tossed with their house-made sauce, as well as the warm and satisfying Crazy Rich Asian Noodle Soup which is made with coconut milk, carrots, broccoli, bokchoy, baby corn, peas, bell peppers, cabbage, zucchini, onions, bean sprouts and tofu.
As for mains, you’ll have loads of choices ranging from burgers, pizzas, noodle plates, fried rice, rice bowls and more. But some of the bestsellers here are the Vegetable Pad Thai Plate which consists of rice noodles, bell peppers, carrots, onions, purple cabbage, bean sprouts, Broccoli, tofu and peanuts. The Korean BBQ Plate is popular too. It’s a simple, yet well flavored and marinated soy protein dish which is served with kimchi and cucumber.
Vegan Plate is open from Tuesday and Sunday for lunch from 11am to 3pm and for dinner from 4pm to 7pm. As for Wednesday to Saturday, its operating hours are for lunch from 11am to 3pm and for dinner from 4pm to 8pm, but is closed on Mondays.
Address: 1821 Douglas Blvd suite c-5, Roseville, CA 95661
2. Amy’s Drive Thru
This organic restaurant knows how to make tasty fast food items, and at a surprisingly affordable price!
We think that you’ll be impressed by the light, bright an airy indoor area here thanks to the large windows, sleek modern look, comfortable booths and pops of color on the walls and paintings. However, the outdoor patio is the area that’s really worth checking out, and there you can grab one of the picnic tables and even admire the cool vintage car they’ve used as a giant plant decoration.
Although not solely vegan, we had to include Amy’s Drive Thru on our list of vegan restaurants in Roseville, California because of their great selection of vegan food, as well as for the fun yet laid-back atmosphere.
Some of the vegan dishes that keep customers coming back again and again include their Vegan Back Bean Enchiladas topped with vegan cheeze, vegan sour cream and cilantro. While another is the signature organic burger called ‘The Amy’ which is prepared with a double veggie patty, ‘cheeze’, lettuce, tomato, onion, pickle and Fred Sr’s secret sauce.
Just don’t forget to specify to staff that you want the vegan version of a dish as this restaurant can prepare many of the vegetarian items listed on the menu for vegans.
Amy’s Drive Thru is open from Monday to Thursday from 10:30am to 9pm, Friday and Saturday from 10:30am to 10pm and on Sunday from 10:30am to 9pm.
Address: 1119 Galleria Blvd, Roseville, CA 95678
3. Vitality Bowls
Do you wake up with an appetite and need an early pick-me-up? If so, Vitality Bowls will be right up your alley as this restaurant opens relatively early at 8am on most days and serves up incredible food and drinks.
This unassuming spot features sleek wooden floors, minimal décor and snug tables, as well as some limited outdoor seating. In our opinion, Vitality Bowls is both perfect for some quick and healthy food, as well as something to grab and go so you can get off on your next adventure up the coast?
This place doesn’t use added sugar, yogurt or artificial preservatives in their smoothie bowls too – which is an added bonus. We did say they were healthy!
As for the ingredients they do use in both their sweet and savory dishes, expect mostly organic and fresh produce that often change depending on the season and availability.
One popular vegan dish here is their Vitality Wrap which consists of hummus, avocado, super greens blend, grains, roasted potato, radish, pickled red onion, lemon tahini vinaigrette, vegan garlic aioli and superseed crunch. It’s a great combination of tastes.
As for the smoothies they do, we think you might like the Matcha Madness which is prepared with organic acai, almond milk, organic matcha, organic hemp seeds, dates, almond butter, banana and kale.
Although not exclusively vegan, we just had to include Vitality Bowls in our list of vegan restaurants in Roseville, California for the fresh and organic ingredients they include in each delicious dish.
Vitality Bowls is open from Monday to Saturday from 8am to 8pm and on Sunday from 9am to 7pm.
Address: 3988 Douglas Blvd Ste 130, Roseville, CA 95661
4. Pushkin’s Bakery
Pushkin’s Bakery offers up an amazing selection of savory items, as well as baked goods that’ll delight vegan and non-vegans alike.
This bakery and café has large windows and plenty of indoor seats. But if you like to people watch, you can also grab a seat on their outdoor patio and dig into some delicious food while watching the world go by.
While this café serves meat, they also cater for their many vegan customers, and that’s why they’ve made it on our list of vegan restaurants in Roseville, California. In fact you’ll be spoiled for plant-based choices here, with amazingly good nachos, lasagna, salads, waffles, sandwiches and sweet treats all available.
Some of the top dishes include their ‘Herbivore Delight Sandwich’ which is prepared with vegan mayo, avocado hummus, mustard, tomato, cilantro, onion, cucumber, avocado, pickles, sprouts and lettuce. Another is their Banh Mi prepared with sriracha, vegan mayo, marinated tofu, cilantro, cucumber, jalapeno, pickled veggies and lettuce.
As for those delightful sweet treats they make, we think you’ll love the weekly pastry menu as the team here love to keep things fresh by offering different baked foods daily!
Pushkin’s Bakery & Café is open from Monday to Friday from 7am to 7pm and on weekends from 8am to 5pm.
Address: 1220 Roseville Pkwy #140, Roseville, CA 95678
5. Chicago’s Pizza With A Twist
The mouth-watering, filling and nice variety of vegan pizzas at Chicago’s Pizza With A Twist is just what you need after a long day.
This casual unassuming restaurant is the perfect after work pick-me-up, and had to be included on our list of vegan restaurants in Roseville, California because it has loads of gluten free, keto-friendly, vegetarian and vegan options to keep everyone happy.
Although the décor might not impress at first, one thing for sure is that the crispy pizza crust, well-seasoned sauce and delicious toppings you’ll be tucking into won’t disappoint.
Some popular vegan pizzas here include the Vegan Pepperoni Pizza prepared with their signature vegan red sauce, signature vegan cheese and vegan pepperoni. Another is the Vegan ‘Chicken’ Tikka Masala Pizza consisting of their signature vegan tikka sauce, signature vegan cheese, fresh mushrooms, crisp red onions, fresh bell pepper, fresh cut; garlic ginger & green chillies and vegan ‘chicken’, which is then garnished with fresh cilantro.
Chicago’s Pizza With A Twist is open from Monday to Thursday from 11am to 9pm, Friday and Saturday from 11am to 10pm and on Sunday from 11am to 9pm.
Address: 8300 Sierra College Blvd, Roseville, CA 95661
6. My Thai Kitchen
Who doesn’t love the burst of flavor that Thai cuisine has to offer? The combination of sour, sweet, salty, savory, alongside some added kick from chili always hits the spot when eating out (at least it does for us!).
My Thai Kitchen has plenty of seating options including booths and some Thai art on the walls. The staff here are very friendly and happy to suggest vegan choices. But as there appears to have been a little confusion in the past with regards to vegan food, just make sure you make clear that you’re vegan and that no animal products should be included in your food.
One popular vegan option at My Thai Kitchen is the Steamed Vegan Dumpling which is filled with crushed roasted peanut, salty radish, shallots and leek and served with sweet soy sauce.
If you’re a curry person, then here you can choose your preferred protein choice of either tofu or veggies. In our opinion, the most delicious curry here is the Pumpkin Curry which is made up of pumpkin, carrots, bell peppers and sweet basil, all simmered in red curry and coconut milk. Tasty!
Although not solely vegan, My Thai Kitchen made it on our list of vegan restaurants in Roseville, California for the excellent flavors and seasoning in each bite.
This spot is open everyday from 11am to 9pm.
Address: 1465 Eureka Rd, Roseville, CA 95661