If you're vegan and visiting the Lewes area, we have lots of tasty options for you to enjoy. From vegan burgers, pub grub and world foods there's something for everyone whatever your dietary requirements. We've selected a few local favourites but if you discover any more vegan friendly gems get in touch.

Bun + Bean

Here they serve a mouth-watering range of vegetarian and vegan burgers with a choice of toppings, all made from scratch. They also serve healthy sweet treats, good coffee, brew kombucha and serve a range of craft beers. They even offer a choice of a gluten-free burger bun.

8 Mount Pleasant , Lewes, BN7 2DH
www.bunandbean.com

FLINT OWL BAKERY

Bakery specializing in organic bread. Offers breakfast and lunch items such as sandwiches, soups, and salads, with vegan options. Some of the baked goods such as cakes and brownies are vegan (marked).Soy milk is also available.

209 High St, Lewes, BN7 2DL
flintowlbakery.com

ROADSHACK CAFE - PEACEHAVEN

An American-style café serving fully vegan comfort food with gluten-free options. Here you can enjoy: pancake stacks burgers, fries, nachos, coffee, brownies, cookies and more. They also stock three types of plant-based milk: soya, coconut and oat. Perfect after a bike ride or coastal stroll. Be sure to check there FB page for opening hours and daily special.

145 South Coast Road,Peacehaven, BN10 8NN

THE HOPE INN NEWHAVEN

A country pub by the sea. Traditional pub fayre with a small seasonal menu including vegan sausages and veggie burgers.

West Pier, Newhaven, BN9 9DN

hopeinnnewhaven.co.uk

BACK YARD CAFE

Vegan options available. Cafe in the Needle Makers shopping outlet. Has vegan salads, a vegan sausage roll, and cake options. Daily specials during the week include curries and pasta dishes.

14 West St, Lewes, BN7 2NZ
www.needlemakers.co.uk

ERAWAN

Small Thai bistro with lots of vegan dishes. Tofu can be chosen as the protein for most dishes and everything can be requested vegan. If you like beer or wine with your meal, they operate a BYOB system and you can pop next doors to Symposium wine emporium who offer a selection of vegan tipples. This is a very popular spot especially on weekends so booking is advisable.

34 Lansdown Place, Lewes,BN7 2JU
www.erawan.co.uk

BUS STOP PIZZA

This popular, Wood-fired sourdough pizzeria above the bus station is a real treat. They offer a vegan cashew cheese option (no extra cost), or a custom made order to suit your taste. They also serve organic side salads and takeaway options.

Bus station, Eastgate, Lewes, BN7 2LP
www.busclubpizza.co.uk

CHAULA'S LEWES

A longstanding Lewes favourite serving the food of India. Here you will find extensive vegan options which are clearly marked on the menu including Dhosa and vegetable specials. They also have a rooftop cocktail lounge.

6 Eastgate St, Lewes BN7 2LP
www.chaulas.co.uk

TRADING POST COFFEE ROASTERS - LEWES

Here they offer a good selection of vegan choices on their breakfast and lunch menu including a vegan breakfast plate, coconut porridge, and vegan cheesy tofu on toast. If you’re just nipping in for a coffee, a selection of milk alternatives are also available.

18 Cliffe High Street,LewesBN7 2AH
www.tradingpostcoffee.co.uk

HOLY COW ICE CREAM - SEAFORD

Artisan ice cream parlour serving hand-made ices, coffee and cakes. They offer a range of vegan ice creams and sorbets as well as drinks made with oat milk. They also make fruit and nut granola balls, vegan cupcakes and/or chocolate, peanut and date slices.

To find out the flavours of the day visit

14 Sutton Road, Seaford, BN25 1RU