New Zealand Vegetarian Restaurants, Stores, Recipes, & More


  • Vegan Vs Vegetarian Naming

    A recent split between the New Zealand Vegetarian Society (NZVS) and its Christchurch branch has highlighted the controversy around vegetarian versus vegan naming conventions.  The newly established Christchurch Vegan Society (CVS) wishes to rebrand with a ...

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    World Meat Free Week 11 – 17 June, 2018

    Help promote Meat Free Week in New Zealand this June, 2018 by getting behind the World ...

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    New Animal Cruelty Index

    Have you ever wondered how New Zealand ranks when it comes to animal cruelty? Available for ...

  • New Zealand Vegan Wine List

    It’s not always easy sourcing a good vegan wine, so we’ve compiled this list as a ...

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Many New Zealanders choose to follow a vegetarian or vegan diet for health, humane, environmental and ethical reasons.

Vegetarians New Zealand supports vegetarians and vegans in their lifestyle and to help them meet like-minded people.


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  • Driving Creek Cafe

    • Coromandel Town
    • Vegetarian Options

    Driving Creek Cafe is the hub of a vibrant local community. (more…)

  • Misters Realfood

    • Auckland
    • Vegetarian Options

    An organic and quality food enthusiast located in the heart of Auckland. They source produce locally ...

  • The Contented Pig

    • New Plymouth
    • Vegetarian Options

    Real simple food. Fresh salads featuring raw and vegan options available to eat in or take ...

  • Midnight Espresso

    • Wellington
    • Vegetarian Options

    Midnight Espresso is Wellington's longest standing late night cafe, situated in one of Wellington's historic areas ...

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  • Green Dinner Table

    • Lyttelton 8012
    • 100% Vegetarian

    Sourcing only the best local ingredients, these guys take the hassle out of shopping providing you with delicious ingredients to cook healthy plant-based food at home.

  • The Wee Shop Organics

    • Nelson
    • 100% Vegetarian

    Organic specialty store situated in Ruby Bay, Nelson. Selling everything from organic coconut oil, bulk items, gifts ...

  • IE Produce

    • Auckland
    • Vegetarian Options

    A bio-gro certified supermarket with a huge range of organic and vegetarian produce and goods, with ...

  • ROAR Food

    • 100% Vegetarian

    Organic, raw, vegan and gluten free, the ROAR range of healthy foods includes ancient superfoods, activated ...

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  • Blissful Vege

    A specialist vegetarian grocery store that carries an extensive array of mock-meats and ready-to-eat meals. With ...

  • Silky Oak Chocolates

    Suppliers of a delicious range of hand crafted chocolates with no dairy or gluten added.

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  • Vegan NZ

    A blog based vegan community with recipes, remedies, how-tos and guides for NZ vegans.

  • Raw Balance

    Raw Balance is a mobile food truck that sells all raw foods, dairy free and gluten ...

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  • Vegetarian rice dish

    Vegetarian Recipes

    Are you wondering what to prepare for your next vegetarian dish? Try one of these vegetarian recipes for breakfast, lunch, dinner, dessert, or a healthy snacks.

  • Vegan burgers

    Vegan Recipes

    Peruse this collection of tasty international vegan recipes and be inspired to prepare some exquisite and delightful vegan meals.

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