London has become synonymous with some of the best culinary fare in Europe. It has certainly come a long way from it’s not so glorious food scene when British food had a tag of being bland and lacking in taste and flavour, unlike continental cuisines. As a cosmopolitan megapolis, London now offers the best variety of food from all corners of the world, sure to titillate the taste buds of even the most discerning foodies. The great news is with veganism on the rise, there are some super new restaurants that serve the finest vegan dishes in central London.
If you are a vegan and planning to visit this spring you are in for a culinary extravaganza like no other! If you need to make hotel bookings central London would be your best bet. The hotels in Chelsea, London, one of the swankier neighbourhoods would be perfect to stay.
Among the many fine hotels in the area, the San Domenico House Hotel London offers the best of boutique comforts and a very attractive price. An added advantage is its location in close proximity to some of the best vegan restaurants in Chelsea like:
Ottolenghi: If you are in Belgravia’s neighbourhood and looking for a top-class vegan restaurant, Ottolenghi is first-rate. Owner and Chef Yotam has played a pivotal role in the city’s vegan scene since he opened his first eatery in 2002, at Notting Hill. It was such a hit that now he runs four venues in the city apart from the famous Nopi. Ottolenghi has earned a name for its exotic salads and lip-smacking pasties filled with fruits, spice and nuts, Yotam is from Jerusalem and his menu offers the best of vegan fare from his native city. Meat lovers need not despair, as there are meat dishes available as well. Although, the vegan options are so varied and delicious that even die-hard meat eaters will switch preferences.
222 Veggie Vegan: Its location in West Kensington is in an area that surprisingly lacks appeal considering the neighbourhood, but don’t let that be a deterrent. 222 Veggie Vegan frequently surfaces among the best vegetarian restaurants in the city and rightfully earns its position. The menu is eclectic ranging from bean and tofu pancakes to spinach raclette, oyster mushroom and avocado soup, among the most popular dishes. The food is so super and delicious that vegans dining here always make it a must to visit on their next trip to the area!
Tanya’s at My Chelsea: One of the coolest cafes in Chelsea, Tanya’ café promotes leading a healthy way of life. Tanya is among the country’s finest holistic food coaches and her café offers a fine spread of vegetarian dishes all of which are organic. Tanya decided to open the eatery when she noticed the limited options for organic or vegan food lovers in the city. All of the dishes are completely organic and free of gluten. The menu includes superfood cocktails, nut milk coffees and cold pressed juices.