Finland,  Food

Vegan Helsinki quick travel guide 2024

Being a Helsinki local, it only makes sense to finally have a page dedicated to the vegan food spots in town! In this quick Helsinki guide, I collect all my favourite restaurants & cafés to dine at, and also include a map of all the places. This makes it easy to find a place when you visit town – bookmark this page for your trip to Helsinki!

Helsinki has over 14 vegan restaurants and cafés and tons of vegan-friendly restaurants (those with plenty of vegan options). I’ve marked them all on the map, and you can find a list below, with links to their web pages to check menus and opening times.

Vegan restaurants

  1. Thai Vegan Kitchen – Lapinlahdenkatu 9, 00100
  2. Junk Y Vegan – Postikuja 2, 00100 Helsinki
  3. Kahvila Rakastan – Finnish delicacies – Mannerheimintie 13 B, 00100
  4. Sen Chay Vietnamese – Siltasaarenkatu 3-5, 00530
  5. Loving Hut – Kolmas linja 17, 00530 Helsinki
  6. Peace Kitchen – noodle bar at Pengerkatu 24, Kallio
  7. Plants By Us – Forum shopping centre 3rd floor
  8. Round – vegan donut cafés – Iso Roobertinkatu, Kallio, Kamppi, Rautatientori and Tripla
  9. Magu – fine dining, reservation needed – Korkeavuorenkatu 27, 00130
  10. Encanto Art Café – vegan – Maneesikatu 1-3, 00170 Helsinki
  11. Roots vegan café & yoga studio – Eurantie 8, 00550 Helsinki
  12. Kasvisravintola Brindavan – Kumpulantie 1, 00520
  13. Vegan Food Box – fast food kiosk – Museokatu 12
  14. Ravintola Lohtu – salad bowls – Hakaniemi Market hall

Vegan-friendly restaurants

  1. Yes Yes Yes – romantic resto-bar, reservation needed – Iso Roobertinkatu 1, 00120 Helsinki
  2. Hills Dumplings – Asian fusion – Kalevankatu 17, 00100 Helsinki
  3. Green Hippo – wholefood bowls and more – in Punavuori, Kallio and Töölö, Helsinki
  4. Sushibar+Wine – Fredrikinkatu, City Centre and Kallio restaurants in Helsinki
  5. The Saigonese – Vietnamese kitchen and coffee – Lapinlahdenkatu 21, 00100
  6. Deliberi – Keskuskatu 7, 00100 Helsinki
  7. Putte’s Bar and Pizza – Kalevankatu 6, 00100 Helsinki
  8. Espresso Edge – Liisankatu 29, 00170 Helsinki
  9. MoMo Punavuori – Pursimiehenkatu 8, 00150 Helsinki
  10. Levant Helsinki – Bulevardi 15, 00120 Helsinki
  11. Addis Ethiopian Kitchen – Sturenkatu 28, 00510
  12. Momotoko – ramen bowls, vegan menu – City centre and Kallio restaurants in Helsinki
  13. Fafa’s Helsinki – chain of fast food eateries around town
  14. Onda – Hämeentie 13 b, 00530 Helsinki
  15. Loi Loi Rooftop – Asian fusion comfort food – Konepajankuja 5th Floor, 00510
  16. Zucchini Café – elegant veggie lunch spot – Fabianinkatu 4, 00130
  17. Banu Café – Persian vegan lunch buffet and desserts – Heino Kasken katu 4c, 00180
  18. Mount Kailash – Nepalese cuisine- Tyynenmerenkatu 5, 00220
  19. Ravintola Gurkha Nepalese cuisine – Hiihtäjäntie 1, 00810
  20. Kahvila Verso – veggie lunch buffet – Hiihtomäentie 37, 00800 Helsinki

Other cafés and restaurants

Most of the restaurants in Helsinki offer at least one vegan option. All cafés offer plant milk now and local food & café chains Kotipizza, Picnic, Fazer Café, Robert’s Coffee and Espresso House also have several vegan options.

Vegan Helsinki – map

Trip map courtesy of Wanderlog, a road trip planner on iOS and Android

Be sure to check out these specific food related posts on Veganhaven:

Would you like travel advice for your trip to Finland? I’m happy to help. I offer free guidance for solo travellers to small groups, in English. This could further include a walking tour in Helsinki with a vegan lunch spot. I can also give you general advice for your trip. Get in touch! Instagram: @veganhaventravel

Our recommendations for dining + travel planning resources

  • Abillion – vegan app with useful features like finding vegan food and products worldwide. Sign up for free with our invite code VEGANHAVEN. Add your own reviews to raise $ for donation. Check out reviews of dishes in Helsinki (and worldwide)!

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  • SkyScanner – useful for finding the best flight route and flight combinations for travels! I always check flights on Skyscanner for planning a journey.

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Last updated on June 9th, 2024


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