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Check Out 4 of Kansas City’s Best Vegan and Vegetarian Spots

Sure, Kansas City is known for its BBQ, but you definitely don’t have to be an omnivore to eat well here. Check out these awesome options for the meat-free among us.

Café Gratitude

Firstly, his uplifting, cozy cafe serves 100% organic, plant-based dishes. Feel good about supporting local farmers and sustainable agriculture as you chow down on delicious and filling meals. Menu offerings are plentiful. Choose from fresh smoothies and juices, crisp and creative salads, and flavorful entrees like the sensational spaghetti squash alfredo, a local favorite. Get all the details here.

Mud Pie Vegan Bakery

This 39th Street gem is a local treasure for vegans. Mud Pie offers a variety of fresh coffee and tea concoctions with all your vegan add-ins: soy, almond, hemp, coconut, rice, and cashew milk are all up for grabs. The array of baked goods is equally impressive. Muffins, bagels, cupcakes, pastries, scones, slices of bread, stuffed pretzels, and donuts are all up for grabs as well. Oh, and take a book, because once you see the space, you’ll want to settle in and stay awhile.

Pirate’s Bone

Specialty drink and plant-based food test kitchen, Pirate’s Bone is one of Kansas City’s most innovative and unique restaurants. With an ever-changing menu and seasonal specialties, you’re sure to find something both unique and delicious. They’re open for breakfast and lunch Wednesday through Sunday. And the menu includes items like nitro coffee, activated charcoal waffles, pozole and a caper bagel sandwich that is to die for.

The Mixx

Lastly, The Mixx is a Plaza favorite, especially for vegetarians looking for a healthy but quick meal. Customize your own salads and sandwiches from a list of over 50 fresh mixx-ins and ingredients. Or, choose from tons of specialty salads, soups, quinoa bowls, pasta, and wraps. The possibilities are endless! With a focus on sustainability and quality, fresh ingredients, you can feel good about your choices here.

So, these are just a few of the many delicious and unique vegetarian-friendly restaurants near Fountain View on the Plaza. If you’re interested in learning more about our community, contact us to schedule a tour. We look forward to meeting you!

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