With that in mind, we bring you a list of five can't miss spots for vegan dishes that you can munch on during your trip to Lodi.
1. Thai Kitchen
Vegans on Yelp say Thai Kitchen is the spot to go! One recent review reads, "The best thai food I have ever had!!!!! The food was amazing, service was top notch, waitress was so friendly and helpful. I am vegan and she was able to point out all items that could be veganized!" With nearly 300 reviews and a near-perfect 5-star rarting on Yelp, this is definitely a place to try.
2. Friends Indian Restaurant
Yelp users refer to Friends Indian Restaurant as a gem. One Yelp user recently wrote, "The owner was down to earth and very attentive with suggesting vegan options, the service was fast the food was hot and on point some of the best cauliflower I've had." Did we mention there's also a lunch buffet?
3. The Village Coffee Shop
This quaint diner known as The Village Coffee Shop is a local favorite. While they are known for their personalized omelettes or their famous buscuit and gravy breakfasts, there are some great vegan options available. As one Yelp user stated, "The food was good portion sizes and reasonably priced. The crowd was definitely local and the staff was friendly... I'm vegan and was pleasantly surprised to have more than one option, (I mean they were all sides but that's more than some places I've been)!"
4. Thai Spices Restaurant
A quick search of the word "vegan" in the Yelp reviews for Thai Spices will result in quite a few happy customer reviews. One review reads, "Great vegan selections! It's hard to find a restaurant that develops really complex, amazing favors without using meat. The service and staff are always wonderful too. Bon, Penny and Jan make us feel like family."
5. West Oak Nosh
West Oak Nosh, a German-inspired restaurant & bar, serves house-made sausages, burgers, craft cocktails, & specialty beers! They are known for having something for everyone in your group. As one Yelp user stated in a review, "They really do have something for anyone: wine, beer, cocktails, meat, salads, vegan friendly options, etc etc. I love that I can go here with anyone and know that they will at least find a few things they can eat, including my vegan brothers (they have vegan sausage!)."
The Best Vegan Restaurants in Lodi, CA on Yelp list was compiled on January 15, 2020. Online rankings may have changed since then.