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Canton

Vegetarian Indian Restaurant/Takeaway

587 Cowbridge Road East
Canton
Cardiff
CF5 1BE
Tel: 029 21324183
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Opening Times:
Tue-Sat 5pm-10pm

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Number of Vegan dishes:
7 Starters, 8 Mains,
4 Breads & Rice options, 1 Dip

Price:
Starters £2-£5,
Mains £7-£16,
Breads & Rice £2.50-£3.50,
Dip £2,
Thali £30 for two

Comments: The dishes at this vegetarian Gujarati Indian restaurant & takeaway are all vegan except the odd one containing paneer or yogurt and the desserts. There are starters such as bhajis, samosas and pakoras and a good selection of mains. The thali can be vegan, suitable desserts can be made and soya milk is available for drinks. They offer good home cooked food and are polite and accommodating.

Location:
On Cowbridge Road, opposite Victoria Park.

18 Llandaff Road
Canton
Cardiff
CF11 9NJ
Tel: 029 21320020
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Opening Times:
Mon-Sat 10am-6pm

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Number of Vegan dishes:
4+

Price:
£3.50+,
Afternoon Tea £17.50 per person

Comments: They cater for vegans with savoury items and cakes at this tea room in a herbal health shop. Soya and almond milks are available for drinks. They also provide vegan afternoon teas. These need to be booked in advance as everything is freshly made to order. The menu consists of.
Selection of finger sandwiches: Cucumber & mayonnaise, avocado & spring onion, hummus with red pepper & spring onion, pesto with red pepper.
Tea: Choose from their extensive list or get one specially blended for you.
Scones: Choose from plain, fruit or lemon & blueberry, served with coconut cream & locally produced strawberry jam.
Cakes: Choose from their selection of fresh homemade cakes.

Location:
Llandaff Road is off Cowbridge Road East, the main street running through Canton.

Health Food Shop/Cafe

124 Cowbridge Road East
Canton
Cardiff
CF11 9DX
Tel: 029 20343226
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Opening Times:
Mon-Sat 9am-6pm

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Number of Vegan dishes:
Café 4+,
5+ Vegan Takeaway Options

Price:
Café £3.50-£6.50 per dish,
Wraps & Sandwiches £2.99-£3.65

Comments: This health food shop also has a good café/juice bar. There are vegan options at the café such as soup, salads, sandwiches, burgers, juices & smoothies. The shop has a good selection of vegan food including many chilled and frozen items. They also have a vegan range of sandwiches and wraps to takeaway.

Location:
Cowbridge Road East is the main street running through Canton.

63 Clive Road
Canton
Cardiff
CF5 1HH
Tel: 029 20666755
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Opening Times:
Wed-Sat 9am-5pm,
Sun 10am-4pm

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Number of Vegan dishes:
10+

Price:
Breakfasts £4.95-£8.95,
Baguettes, Sandwiches & Toasties £4.45-£4.65,
Light Bites £3.50-£4.50

Comments: This cute little café has a range of labelled vegan options including a vegan breakfast with chorizo & scrambled tofu, baguettes, sandwiches & toasties with vegan cheese, homemade pesto, spiced tofu and other fillings and soups such as broccoli & vegan Stilton. All the homemade cakes are vegan and there are also desserts such as melting chocolate fudge cake with ice cream. The staff are lovely and the food is great.

Location:
On the corner of Clive Road and Ethel Street in Canton. It is two doors down from the Premier store and next door to the Thai spa.

Arts Centre Cafe & Bar

Market Road
Canton
Cardiff
CF5 1QE
Tel: 029 20304400
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Opening Times:
Food Served
Mon-Sun 9.30am-9pm

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Number of Vegan dishes:
4 Mains, 1+ Breakfast,
7 Lunch Dishes, 5 Sides

Price:
Mains £6.95-£10,50,
Breakfast £7.50,
Lunch Dishes £3.95-£5.50,
Sides £2.50-£3.95

Comments: Labelled vegan options are available throughout the day. There is a cooked breakfast and a selection of sandwiches, wraps, baguettes and jacket potatoes at lunchtime. Mains include a curry, gnocchi dish, a salad bowl and a sweet potato burger. There are also sides and snacks and they stock plant milk for drinks and vegan alcoholic drinks.

Location:
Just off Cowbridge Road East.

Lebanese Restaurant/Takeaway

122 Cowbridge Road East
Canton
Cardiff
CF11 9DX
Tel: 029 20399788
Website

Opening Times:
Mon-Sat 11am-10pm

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Number of Vegan dishes:
6 Cold Starters, 4 Hot Starters,
4 Main Courses, 1 Biryani,
1 Wrap, 2 Fatayer-Savoury pastries

Price:
Cold Starters £2.50-£5.50,
Hot Starters £1.90-£3.90,
Main Courses £4.90-£7.75,
Biryani £6.30,
Wrap £4,
Fatayer-Savoury pastries £1.95

Comments: The vegan dishes are labelled and include starters such as hummus and falafel, mains including koshari and fatayer (savoury pastries). A home delivery service is available between 5pm & 9.30pm. It is an excellent and reasonably priced place with clued up and friendly staff.

Location:
Cowbridge Road is the main street through Canton.

71 Beda Road
Canton
Cardiff
CF5 1LX
Tel: 029 20221312
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Opening Times:
Food Served
Mon-Sat noon-2pm & 5pm-9pm,
Sun noon-4pm

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Number of Vegan dishes:
3 Bar Snacks, 3 Mains,
1 Sunday Lunch

Price:
Bar Snacks £3.50-£4,
Mains £10.95,
Sunday Lunch £11.95

Comments: There are labelled vegan bar snack, including proper chips, and main options such as katsu curry. On Sundays they do a vegan nut roast lunch. It is a popular choice for local vegans. Ask at the bar for their selection of vegan beers.

Location:
On the corner of Lansdowne Road and Beda Road, in Canton.

Portuguese Restaurant

435 Cowbridge Road East
Canton
Cardiff
CF5 1JH
Tel: 029 20399174
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Opening Times:
Mon 9am-2.30pm & 3pm-4pm,
Tue-Thu 9am-2.30pm & 6pm-10pm,
Fri-Sat 9am-9.30pm,
Sun 9am-8pm

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Number of Vegan dishes:
5+

Price:
Mains about £11

Comments: There are loads of labelled vegan options at this Portuguese restaurant & taverna. These include vegan sausage (cured & smoked rustic Portuguese sausage served with white rice, home cut chips & salad), tapas dishes, a yummy breakfast and cake. It is also really kid friendly with lots of toys.

Location:
On Cowbridge Road East, the main street with the shops through Canton, not far from Tesco Express.

Thai Restaurant/Takeaway

207 Cowbridge Road East
Canton
Cardiff
CF11 9AJ
Tel: 029 20340455
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Opening Times:
Tue-Thu & Sun 5.30pm & 10pm,
Fri-Sat 5.30pm-10.30pm

Number of Vegan dishes:
About 5

Price:
Starters about £5+,
Mains about £10+

Comments: Most of the vegetarian dishes can be adapted to suit vegans. Customers should inform the staff that they are vegan to make sure that no fish or oyster sauces are used in their food. According to the restaurant these sauces are the foundation of the taste but they will substitute soy sauce for vegans (and vegetarians). Tofu and vegetable options are available.

Location:
Cowbridge Road East is the main street through Canton with all the shops on.

Danish Bakery & Coffee Shop

126 Wyndham Crescent
Canton
Cardiff
CF11 9EG
Tel: 029 20251822
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Opening Times:
Tue-Sat 9am-5pm,
Sun 9.30am-4.30pm

Number of Vegan dishes:
2 pastries (Snegles),
Most bread (see below)

Price:
£2.20+

Comments: The cinnamon and apple snegle pastries are vegan. Most of the breads are also suitable, apart from the odd bread of the day which might contain egg. The staff are happy to help and guide vegans.

Location:
On the corner of Wyndham Road and Wyndham Crescent.

Italian Cafe

154 Cowbridge Road East
Canton
Cardiff
CF11 9ND
Tel: 029 20225839
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Opening Times:
Mon-Sun 8am-10pm

Number of Vegan dishes:
3+

Price:
Pizza £6.50-£9

Comments: If vegans ask for them, they can provide suitable options such as pizza without cheese, pasta dishes and other things, without a problem. It is recommended by vegans who have visited.

Location:
Next to Cancer Research, on Cowbridge Road East.

Chinese Takeaway

358 Cowbridge Road East
Canton
Cardiff
CF5 1HE
Tel: 029 20372929
Website

Opening Times:
Mon-Sun 5pm-midnight

Number of Vegan dishes:
About 10

Price:
£2.30-£4.80 per dish

Comments: Inform the staff that you are vegan and do not want egg or other animal products in your food. There are suitable vegetarian meat, bean curd (They have informed a vegan customer that they do not use egg in any of the bean curd dishes.), vegetable and rice noodle dishes. A home delivery service is available.

Location:
Next to the Clive pub on Cowbridge Road East.

Indian Street Food Kitchen

153 Cowbridge Road East
Canton
Cardiff
CF11 9AH
Tel: 029 20228888
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Opening Times:
Mon 4pm-11pm,
Tue-Sat noon-11pm,
Sun noon-10pm

Number of Vegan dishes:
6+

Price:
Vegan Thali £13.25,
Other Dishes £3.75+

Comments: The menu states that a vegan thali is available on request. The staff can inform you what other dishes are suitable such as vegetable curry, lentil of the day and potato of the day. The starters of Madras idly chat and Punjabi samosas are suitable but the bhajis are not vegan.

Location:
Cowbridge Road is the main street through Canton.

Chinese Restaurant/Takeaway

233 Cowbridge Road East
Canton
Cardiff
CF11 9AL
Tel: 029 20397531
Website

Opening Times:
Mon-Thu noon-10.30pm
Fri-Sat noon-11.30pm
Sun noon-9pm

Number of Vegan dishes:
7+

Price:
Starter £4.60
Mains £5.70-£6.80
(20% discount for takeaway)

Comments: Traditional Chinese restaurant. They have a vegetarian menu and are happy to explain which dishes are suitable, of which there are quite a few. The only vegan starters is the deep fried seaweed, there are fried noodles containing egg in the vegetarian lettuce rolls. There are suitable bean curd, vegetable and vegetarian vermicelli main dishes. The portions are a good size. Family friendly. Home delivery service available.

Location:
The main street in Canton.

JD Wetherspoon Pub

243-249 Cowbridge Road East
Canton
Cardiff
CF11 9AN
Tel: 029 20667615
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Opening Times:
Mon-Sun 8am-midnight

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Number of Vegan dishes:
2 Breakfast Items, 2 Small plates,
5 Mains, 4 Sides,
2 Desserts, 2 Children's meals

Price:
Approx.
Small plates £4-£4.50
Mains £5-£8.50,
Sides £1-£4,
Dessert £2-£3.50

Comments: They have a specific vegan menu with options such as curry, chilli, a noodle dish, salad and chips. Soya milk is available for filter coffees and teas.

Location:
Cowbridge Road East is the main street in Canton, with all the shops.

Chinese Takeaway

14 Wyndham Crescent
Canton
Cardiff
CF11 9EH
Tel: 029 20340197

Opening Times:
Tue-Thu 5pm-10.45pm,
Fri-Sat 5pm-11.30pm

Number of Vegan dishes:
5+

Price:
Mains £4-£5

Comments: Inform the staff that you are vegan, according to vegan customers, they understand. All the tofu and vegetarian dishes are either vegan or can be modified to be so. The satay sauce normally contains milk but can be prepared without. There is a good range of tofu dishes and the portions are decent. Home delivery service available.

Location:
Wyndham Crescent is off Cowbridge Road East, the main street running through Canton.

Burger Bar

169 Cowbridge Road East
Canton
Cardiff
CF11 9AH
Tel: 029 21158539
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Opening Times:
Mon-Thu 8am-4pm & 6pm-10pm,
Fri 8am-4pm & 6pm-midnight,
Sat 9am-4pm & 6pm-10pm

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Number of Vegan dishes:
1+ Burger, 2+ Sides

Price:
Burger in a bun £7, Toppings £1,
Sides £2-£3

Comments: The 4 bean burger is marked vegan on the menu, as are the potato and mixed grain brown buns. Unfortunately there is no vegan cheese or anything like vegan mayo, so you are basically paying for a dry burger in a bun. The suitable sides are sweet potato fries and corn on the cob.

Location:
Next door to Home Bargains on Cowbridge Road East.