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The Best Vegan-Friendly Restaurants in Braamies

By Aug 7, 2017 No Comments

Veganism is a wonderful dietary choice for those looking to live a healthier, greener lifestyle. It has been said to provide a boost of energy and enhance one’s mood in just a few days after making the switch.

But what happens when you feel like eating out and you’re surrounded by restaurants that favour everything carnivorous? Don’t stress. Here’s our list of the best vegan-friendly restaurants in and around Braamies…

Matlombe Lounge

We’re not going to lie – you’re going to pay a little bit extra to enjoy a meal here, but, man, is it worth it! This African inspired establishment is known for dishing up some of the most mouth-watering, meat-free delights you’ve ever tasted. From sugar bean and samp dishes to homemade vegan carrot cake, Matlombe Lounge truly has it all.

You can find it at No 1 Central Place building, 30 Rahima Moosa Street and Henry Nxumalo Street, Newtown.

Hangout Jozi

This tapas bar is as trendy as can be! It is best known for its platters. While there are a few meaty options available, Hangout Jozi’s innovative vegetarian platters are the real heroes and have been receiving the most praise from patrons. The best part? They serve an array of delectable craft beers, too.

Find it at One Eloff, Corner of Eloff & Wemmer Jubilee Streets, Joziburg (Salisbury Claims).

Living Room

Living Room is Jozi’s very own plant-filled rooftop café! It’s the perfect spot to savour a weekend meal with friends and boasts an experimental menu that everyone will surely be amped to sample.

Everything is healthy and most dishes are vegan-friendly. From the awesome vibe to the epic food, Living Room is quickly becoming a hot spot not to be missed out on.

Living Room is located on the 5th Floor of the Main Change Building, 20 Kruger Street, Maboneng.


If spicy is your thing, you’ll love what’s on the menu at Shayona in Mayfair! The creative Indian restaurant is a popular hangout amongst vegetarians and vegans alike – and the prices are reasonable, too. Be sure to give the deluxe lunch meal a try. You get to munch on 4 different types of veggie curries, along with roti and samosas, for only 65 bucks.

Get down to 72-74 Church Street, Mayfair today!

Have you eaten at any of the restaurants mentioned above? Do you perhaps know of any other vegan-friendly organisations in Braamies? Spread the greens and tell us in the comments section below…

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