Nebraska may be the land of steak dinners but that doesn’t mean there aren’t any options for vegan and vegetarian diners! In fact, there are a number of restaurants with creative, fresh vegan and vegetarian menus that anyone can enjoy. Take a look for yourself and find out which are the 10 best vegan and vegetarian-friendly restaurants in Nebraska.
Modern Love is one of the highest rated restaurants in all of Nebraska—and it’s completely vegan. Founded by popular vegan chef, Isa Chandra Moskowitz, this quaint restaurant serves up the best in swanky vegan comfort food.
For an incredible vegan-friendly menu, head to Block 16 in downtown Omaha. The street food inspired restaurant offers vegan sandwiches, salads, vegan slaw, hummus, and fried favorites cooked in a separate fryer from the meat items on the menu. You can even order your food with vegan cheese and mayo.
The Grateful Bread is an eclectic, hippie-inspired lunch spot in Lincoln that serves a wide variety of homemade vegan and vegetarian soups and sandwiches with a side of nostalgia. Stop in the next time you’re craving something fresh and different!
Crystal Jade is a Chinese restaurant in Omaha that is very accommodating toward its vegan and vegetarian guests. With a complete vegan/vegetarian menu, there’s no shortage of delicious dishes to choose from. Stop in on Wednesdays for half off all vegan appetizers.
With all natural, organic, and locally sourced ingredients, everything on the menu at Maggie’s in Lincoln is vegan and vegetarian friendly. They also serve breakfast all day so you can pick up delicious vegan baked goods any time.
If you’re looking for some ethnic vegetarian cuisine, visit Lalibela in Omaha for delicious potato, lentil, and vegetable dishes served with traditional injera bread.
AmuManu Ramen Bar is another vegetarian-friendly option in Lincoln with a variety of tasty ramen dishes that can be served with or without meat. Dumplings and other Asian dishes are also available in addition to ramen.
For plenty of vegan and vegetarian options, head to Three Happiness Express in Omaha for delicious Chinese food and a friendly neighborhood atmosphere. Portions are also very generous, so you’re certain to have leftovers to enjoy all week!
This fabulous lunch spot serves up consistently fresh and flavorful food for carnivores and vegetarians alike. The diverse menu has received plenty of praise among vegans and vegetarians for its delicious options like veggie dog sliders, soups, and sandwiches galore.
Mellow Mushroom in Lincoln is a fabulous option for vegan and vegetarian pizza. Pizzas can be topped with vegan cheese and lots of delicious vegetable toppings all on gluten free crusts.