Melbourne City is notorious for extreme lunch prices, and it’s no wonder you have an emergency tin of baked beans in your draw. But if you know where to look, you can find some great vegan eats for under $15 in the CBD.
Melbourne’s smallest cafe serving up coffee, jaffles and sweets. 100% vegan, Zero waste Open 7 days. There are 9 options and all jaffles are only $8!
Shop 3/306 Little Collins St
With 2 locations in the city, Laneway Greens has a bunch of vegan bowls and smoothies available. The bowls start from $12.50, you can grab a Market Bowl which is seasonal veg with black olive tahini sauce.
2/242 Flinders Lane
67-69 Collins Place (Corner of Exhibition St & Flinders Ln)
Lord Of The Fries
If you haven’t had Lord Of The Fries, you must have been living under a rock. The go-to for most vegans has tasty vegan fries, burgers, hot dogs, shakes, breakfast and chicken. The Lot Munch Box is only $10 and mini burgers start at $5.
184 King Street
55 Swanston Street
Upstairs, Bourke St. Overpass
Elizabeth Street Exit
Melbourne Central Shop 146 Knox Lane
Flinders Street Station
The owners of B.East bring you Globe Alley. They have a small vegan menu which includes the likes of a Vegan Cheeseburger $15, Mock fried chicken sandwich $14 & Not Fish Sandwich $14. If you are feeling extra naughty at lunch, try the Deep Fried Oreo’s with Salted Caramel for $9.
1 Globe Alley Lane
Spring Street Grocer
Like a serve of potato crisps with your sandwich? Spring Street Grocer has 3 vegan sandwich options. Starting at $8.50 for the open vegan sandwich they are a steal. We recommend the Tempeh burger with kimchi.
157 Spring Street
TOFWD – The Organic Food and Wine Deli
Melbourne’s organic vegan cafe for people looking for healthy & tasty food. They cater to most dietary requirements. Eating on the run? Grab a take away salad from $10.50. They also do vegan burgers, sushi, sandwiches, pizza and vegan treats.
28 Degraves Street
5 & Dime Bagels
There are a bunch of vegan schmears available at 5 and Dime Bagels. Get your choice of bagel with vegan cream cheese for only $4.50
16 Katherine Pl
Pokéd, fresh Hawaiian bowls have 5 locations across the CBD. The vegan option is the Bean me up Poke bowl for $9.95. You can customise any bowl that you order.
Shop 11, 360 Collins Street
8, 567 Collins St
Shop 3/ 551 Little Lonsdale St
45 Collins Street
Shop W6, 121 Exhibition street
Wings Of Glory
Specialising in new style Buffalo Wings and unique hand-cut crispy chips, freshly made on site. Wings Of Glory have vegan versions of the Buffalo wings. There are Combos from $11.40 and Meals from $12.
288 Little Lonsdale st, Melbourne VIC 3000