Central Coast Vegan Dining Options
Wise Food Cafe $$ - 177 Avoca Drive, Avoca Beach. Visit this cafe at breakfast or lunch and expect a range of beautiful vegan options, they even have a separate vegan menu! Among the options are an acai bowl, avo smash, big breakfast, a grilled turkish bread and rainbow salad. Wise food cafe caters for organic, raw and vegan options. Raw cakes are available to order. Open seven days for breakfast, lunch and afternoon tea.
Coffee Whole $$ - Lakedge Ave, Berkley Vale. This cafe has a fantastic range of vegan sweet and savoury treats. Special vegan dinner happen regularly. Open for breakfast and lunch.
La Bocca $$ - Budgewoi. This Italian restaurant will make a cheese free pizza for you.
Sage $$ - Erina Fair, Erina. This cafe has a plant-based menu and plenty of desserts. They value great fresh produce and have a number of great wholefood options on their seasonal menus. Raw, vegan paleo and gluten free options available. Open seven days for breakfast and lunch, dinner until 9pm Thursdays.
Bar Toto $$ - Ocean View Rd, Ettalong beach. This trendy bar at Ettalong offers aquafaba (chickpea liquid) instead of eggwhites in some of their classic cocktails for a great vegan, egg free alternative. Open Wednesday - Friday evenings, lunch & dinner on Saturday & Sunday.
Sea Bounty's Grill $ - Gorokan. These folks are beloved on the Central Coast for providing great vegan takeaway options like fish and chips using Gardein, hamburgers and more.
Byblos Restaurant and Bar $$ - 124 Donnison Street, Gosford. This Lebanese restaurant is happy to cater for vegan customers, doing takeaway and banquet options. Open for lunch & dinner Tuesday - Saturday and dinner only on Saturday.
Joe's Pizza $$ - 207 Mann Street, Gorford. This vegan favourite spot is happy to accomodate vegans and will whip up a great cheese free veggie pizza.
Pinnochio's Wine & Pizza Bar $$ - William Street, Gosford. Book a table at Pinnochios for a nice night out. Their menu has two dedicated vegan pizzas and you can request to have the cheese on the vegetarian options changed to notzarella to be made vegan. A number of the entrees, salads and antipasti are vegan or can be made vegan on request with items like polenta chips and bruschetta available. Open Tuesday - Sunday for lunch and dinner, but dinner only on Saturday.
The Bamboo Buddah $$ - 221 Wattle Tree Road, Holgate. This vegetarian cafe is in a beautiful setting and boasts plenty of options on their breakfast, lunch and cake menus. Open for breakfast & lunch Tuesday - Sunday.
The Glass Onion Society $$ - Long Jetty. The Glass Onion Society is very vegan friendly with lots of creative and vegan dishes on the menu. Great coffee, smoothies, and ice blocks in summer. Glass Onion has even done special vegan dinner nights. Retro feel and a lovely setting. Open seven days 7-3.
Hernandos Hideaway Mexican Food $$ - 347 The Entrance Road, Long Jetty. This Mexican restaurant can cater to vegans, especially when given notice. Make a booking for fresh, creative Mexican food. Open Tuesday - Saturday for dinner.
Modern Organic $$ - The Entrance Road, Long Jetty. This organic cafe and hot yoga studio serves up lots of healthy plant-based meals including smoothie bowls, smashed avo, porrdige, smoothies, cold pressed juices and more. Open for breakfast and lunch Tuesday - Sunday
Driftwood Cafe $$ - Plenty of vegetarian options, just check with staff which can be made vegan. Open for breakfast and brunch.
This Little Piggy and Co $$ - Point Clare, Central Coast. Build your own avocado toast or grab a smoothie bowl, organic and raw options. This Little Piggy and Co stocks the beautiful Love Raw Creations. Open for breakfast and lunch, Monday - Saturday.
Bangin' Burrito $ - 98 Terrigal Esplanade. This fast casual Mexican joint will happily whip you up a vegan burrito loaded with rice and black beans.
Bella Natural Food Co $$ - 1 Kurrawybaya Ave, Terrigal. This is your spot on the Central Coast to get cocowhip and a huge range of vegan, raw wholefood options at breakfast, lunch and afternoon tea.
Kemu $$ - Vegetarian and plant based food with a focus on healthy and natural products. They have an all day breakfast menu and a range of lunch options. Open seven days for breakfast and lunch.
Bay Organics $$ - Toowoon Bay Rd, Toowoon. Natural, organic and health food store specialising in vegan and paleo options. Check out their juice and smoothie bar as well as raw treats for something sweet while you shop. Open Wednesday - Monday.
Gnosti Mana Cafe $$ - 31 The Boulevarde, Woy Woy. Visit Gnosti Mana for a great selection of vegan options at breakfast and lunch. Their menu clearly marks the vegan options; at breakfast including the baked beans, chia pudding and brekkie roll; at lunch including a vegan mezze plate or white bean, wild mushroom and herb ragout. Open Monday - Sunday for breakfast and lunch.
Made` Brus $$ - 11 The Boulevard, Woy Woy. Vegetarian options at this fast casual Mexican restaurant can be made vegan by omitting cheese and sour cream. Look for items like their tacos and stuffed capsicum filled with whipped beans and corn. Open Tuesday - Sunday for dinner.
The Raw Deli $$ - Blackwall Road, Woy Woy. Available to book for parties and special events.
Bay Organics $$ - Natural, organic and health food store specialising in vegan and paleo options. Check out their juice and smoothie bar as well as raw treats for something sweet while you shop. Open Wednesday - Monday.