If you’re a vegetarian or a vegan, you are always looking for the best spot to grab a good burger and if you’re neither of these things but have a friend who is, here are few places that will please both of your palates.


1. The Dog’s Bollocks at YARD


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With a casual yet swanky setting The Dog’s Bollocks serves up some heaping helpings of veggie goodness at the YARD.

Bunless burgers are an option for vegan visitors and the Old School Mega Slider offers steamed buns and cheese with delightful caramelised onions and a meatless patty.

They are even open on Sundays to satisfy your burger needs.

Contact: 021 461 8134

Address: 6 Roodehek St, Gardens, Cape Town, 8001


2. Royale Eatery

This bustling Long Street spot serves burgers that will ‘make your soul tingle’, including the vegan options.

All classic burgers on the menu come in a vegetarian option with the Cosa Nostra offering decadent sun-dried tomatoes, pesto, roast veggies and melted mozzarella toppings.

Contact: 021 422 4536

Address: 273 Long St, Cape Town City Centre, Cape Town, 8001

Website:  www.royaleeatery.com


3. Si Cantina Sociale

Make your way to the trendy Silo District at the V&A Waterfront and grab yourself a unique veggie burger at Si Cantina Sociale.

Unlike other burgers, this one is served on top of a tortilla wrap with a lot of avocado and a beetroot-enriched patty.

The setting is perfect for any get together or causal meet up.

Contact: 087 470 0124

Address: 5A1, Silo District, V & A Waterfront, Cape Town, 8001

Website: www.sicantinasociale.co.za


4. Clarke’s Bar & Dining Room

Grab a friend and head over to Clarke’s on a Tuesday for two lekker beetroot and aubergine burgers for the price of one, between 6pm and 7pm.

Be sure to hang about and enjoy the atmosphere on Bree Street where Clarke’s is based.

Contact: 087 470 0165

Address: 133 Bree St, Cape Town City Centre, Cape Town, 8001

Website: www.clarkesdining.co.za


5. Lekker Vegan

The proclaimed number one junk food spot for vegetarians and vegans in the Mother City certainly cannot be missed when it comes to burgers.

Their Crispy Burger will leave you satisfied and please even the most skeptical of meat eaters when it comes to taste.

Address: 37 Barrack Street, Corner of Harrington & Barrack Street, Zonnebloem, Cape Town, 7925

Website: www.lekkervegan.co.za


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