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Vegetarian Bar

14 High Street
Newport
NP20 1FW
Tel: 01633 221477
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Opening Times:
Food Served
Fri-Sun noon-1am,
Midweek from 5pm

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Number of Vegan dishes:
2+

Price:
Meals £5,
Jar of pretzels £1

Comments: Serve vegan chipotle bean burgers and falafel dogs with salad, fries, vegan chilli and a variety of sauces including vegan mayo and garlic mayo. Suitable cupcakes, shakes and jars of peanut butter pretzels are on offer too. If you want to grab veggie/vegan food from anywhere else in town and bring it in to drink with their on tap vegan ale, then that is fine too. They do not allow meat on the premises.

Location:
On the High Street, a couple of doors up from Tiny Rebel and opposite The Murenger.

Lounge Cafe Bar

2 Friars Walk Shopping Centre
John Frost Square
Newport
NP20 1HG
Tel: 01633 267717
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Opening Times:
Mon-Wed 8am-11pm,
Thu-Sat 8am-midnight,
Sun 9am-11pm

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Number of Vegan dishes:
3 Brunch (+8 extras),
1 Soup, 3 Tapas,
7 Mains (+7 burger toppings),
6 Sides, 2 Cakes

Price:
Brunch £2.35-£7.35 (extras £1-£1.95),
Soup £4.50,
Tapas £3.75 each or 3 for £9.95,
Mains £6.95-£9.50 (burger toppings 60p-£1.95),
Sides £1.50-£3.50,
Cakes £2.25-£3.25

Comments: There is a vegan menu available; inform your server that you are ordering from this menu. The full list of suitable options is as follows.
Brunch: Vegan breakfast (falafels, hash browns, baked beans, slow-roasted tomato, sautéed mushrooms, spinach, wood-roasted pepper & toast), vegan avocado brunch with lime, chilli, coriander & tomato on toasted ciabatta, toast (two slices of white or brown toast with vegan spread and jam or marmalade or Marmite). (Extras: Avocado, spinach, falafel, sautéed mushrooms, slice of toast, maple syrup, hash browns, mini hash browns.)
Soup of the day with warm ciabatta: Ask the staff about the options.
Tapas, served with ciabatta: Vegan patatas bravas with roasted garlic veganaise, vegan hummus with extra virgin olive oil, smoked paprika & ciabatta, vegan supergreen bowl (Tenderstem broccoli, avocado, rocket, edamame beans & beetroot hummus with toasted seeds).
Mains: Vegan falafel & avocado wrap (with carrot tapenade, pickled red cabbage & wild rocket), vegan burrito wrap (black beans, guacamole, lime & coriander rice, wild rocket and tomato & chilli salsa with roasted sweet potato & butternut squash), vegan falafel salad (with butternut squash, wood-roasted peppers, edamame beans, black quinoa, mixed leaves, coriander & French vinaigrette dressing), vegan Mexican superbowl (black beans, guacamole, roasted sweet potato & butternut squash with lime & coriander rice, wild rocket and tomato & chilli salsa), vegan supergreen salad (avocado, Tenderstem broccoli, wild rocket, edamame beans, beetroot hummus, spinach, balsamic tomatoes, with a chilli & lime dressing), vegan smoked aubergine chilli (with lime & coriander rice, black quinoa, edamame beans, sugar snaps and spring onions), vegan pulled jackfruit burger (crispy jackfruit patty, lettuce, tomato, roasted garlic veganaise, red onion and barbeque sauce in a sourdough bun with vegan house slaw & fries or salad). (Burger toppings: Hummus, sautéed mushrooms, jalapeños, guacamole, avocado, fried red onions, hash browns.)
Sides: Ciabatta (with olive oil & balsamic), fries, sweet potato fries, Tenderstem broccoli (with chilli & garlic), vegan house slaw, mini hash browns.
Cakes: Dark chocolate & orange torte, fruity flapjack.
Vegan wine is available, ask the staff. Almond, oat and soya milks are stocked for hot beverages. The Lounges café bars are dog friendly.

Location:
Friars Walk Shopping Centre, in the city centre.

Friars Walk Shopping Centre
Newport
NP20 1HG
Tel: 01633 214214
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Opening Times:
Mon-Sat 7am-6pm,
Sun 9am-5pm

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Number of Vegan dishes:
3+

Price:
Muffins about £2

Comments: Vegan toasties are available here. The suitable fillings in any combo are vegan ham, vegan cheese, vegan chicken, tomatoes, onions and salad. They can also provide a vegan red pepper & hummus wrap. They bake vegan muffins as well; ask the staff which ones are suitable. Previous flavours offered have included gingerbread, lemon & poppy seed and Black Forest (pictured). Soya, almond and coconut milks are stocked for drinks.

Location:
Friars Walk Shopping Centre, in the city centre.

Indian Restaurant/Takeaway

11 High Street
Newport
NP20 1FQ
Tel: 01633 262557/01633 841078
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Opening Times:
Sun-Thu 5.30pm-midnight,
Fri-Sat 5.30pm-1pm

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Number of Vegan dishes:
3 Starters, 5 Mains,
6 Sides, 8 Rice & Bread options

Price:
Starters £2.70-£2.95,
Mains £7.25-£7.95 (Takeaway £5.25-£5.95),
Sides £3.50 (Takeaway £2.95),
Rice & Bread Options 85p-£3.95 (Takeaway 75p-£2.90)

Comments: The vegan options are labelled on the restaurant menu. Inform the staff that you are vegan when ordering a meal or takeaway. Highly recommended. The vegan options are.
Starters: Garlic mushrooms, chat aloo, vegetable samosas. (The onion bhajees are not suitable, they contain egg.)
Mains: Vegetable biryani, jalfrezi vegetable, balti vegetable special, dansak vegetable, dansak channa.
Sides: Saag bhajee, mushroom bhajee, vegetable bhajee, Bombay aloo, channa bhajee, dal tarka.
Rice & Bread: Boiled rice, pilau rice, mushroom fried rice, channa fried rice, onion fried rice, garlic fried rice, chips, half rice half chips, half pilau rice half rice. (The chapatti and popadom are not labelled on the menu but are suitable.)

Location:
High Street, in Newport city centre.

Pizzas Takeaway/Eat In

36 Clarence Place
Newport
NP19 0AG
Tel: 01633 675268
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Opening Times:
Fri-Sun 5pm-9pm

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Number of Vegan dishes:
3+ Pizzas,
2 Fries

Price:
Pizzas £7-£9,
Fries £2-£3

Comments: Vegan pizzas are available with cashew ricotta cheese or without cheese. They come in Margherita style or topped with mushrooms & spinach or pesto & sunblush tomatoes. The skin-on fries with sea salt or garlic & parsley are also suitable.

Location:
Clarence Place is just over the bridge from Newport Castle.

Belle Vue Conservatory & Tearooms
Off Friars Road
Belle Vue Park
Newport
NP20 4EZ
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Opening Times:
Mon-Sun 10am-4pm
(food served until 3pm)

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Number of Vegan dishes:
3 Brunch Dishes,
3 Lunch Dishes,
2 Cakes

Price:
Brunch Dishes £3.60-£4
(takeaway £3-£3.40),
Lunch Dishes £5.20
(takeaway £4),
Cakes £2.20

Comments: There are vegan options available on a separate menu. These are.
Brunch (served until 11.30am): Smashed avo’ bagel (3 ways) (smashed avocado w/ crunchy sunflower seeds, balsamic cherry toms & chives on a toasted bagel), veggie breakfast burrito (Roquito peppers, spicy mixed beans, spinach, fresh peppers, avocado, red onion w/ chipotle), the “Elvis” (banana, crunchy peanut butter & maple drizzle served in a toasted bagel).
Lunch (served 11.30am-3.30pm): Sweet chilli & falafel wrap (sweet potato & chickpea falafel, fresh mixed salad, red onion, cucumber & roasted red pepper in a sweet chilli dressing served in a toasted tortilla), roasted red pepper & falafel salad (on a bed of mixed leaves with cucumber, sun-blushed tomato and sweet chilli & balsamic dressing with an optional half a toasted flatbread), sun-blushed tomato & avocado wrap (with fresh mixed salad, fresh peppers & Roquito peppers served in a toasted tortilla).
They also have suitable sweet options such as lemon polenta cake and coconut & chocolate flapjack. Soya milk is stocked for coffees etc.

Location:
In Belle Vue Park, Newport.

22-23 High Street
Newport
NP20 1FX
Tel: 01633 973934
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Opening Times:
Food Served
Mon-Tue noon-8pm,
Wed-Sat noon-9pm,
Sun noon-4pm

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Number of Vegan dishes:
1+ Mains, 3 Sides,
1 Sunday lunch

Price:
Main £10.50,
Sides £3-£4,
Specials about £7.50,
2 Course Sunday lunch £10

Comments: There are labelled vegan dishes on the menu; Tiny Rebel veggie pizza (with roasted courgettes, butternut squash, marinated red peppers, house vegan cheese served on house sourdough base with vine tomato sauce) and the sides of falafel bites (with roasted garlic & tomato dipping sauce), house fries and sweet potato fries. They also have a vegan special available daily such as falafel burger with vegan cheese & spicy sriracha mayo served with fries and a side salad. They do a vegan Sunday lunch with roast seitan and vegetables but it is best to book this in advance. The staff can inform drinkers which beers are vegan friendly.

Location:
High Street, in Newport city centre.

Italian Restaurant

113 Stow Hill
Newport
NP20 4ED
Tel: 01633 840261
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Opening Times:
Mon-Fri noon-2pm & 6pm-11pm,
Sat 6pm-11pm

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Number of Vegan dishes:
3+ Starters, 3+ Mains,
1 Dessert

Price:
Starters £5.50-£6.20, Mains £10.90-£11.90,
Dessert £4.90

Comments: Vittorio's have a vegan menu available:
Starters: Minestrone soup (freshly made vegetable soup), funghi al pesto (pan-fried button mushrooms in olive oil & green pesto sauce, served with toasted ciabatta bread), bruschetta classica (sliced homemade ciabatta rubbed with garlic, topped with marinated tomatoes & black olives).
Mains: Risotto asparagi (Arborio rice cooked with asparagus, mushrooms & sun dried tomatoes), penne Emelia (short penne pasta in a tomato & pepper sauce), foccaccia all aglio e rosmarino (homemade pizza base drizzled with olive oil, fresh rosemary, pepper, mushrooms, artichokes & rocket leaves).
Desserts: Flavoured sorbet.
More vegan choices can be available if notice is given and they are also happy to amend current dishes where ever possible. The staff are aware of the vegan requirements.

Location:
At the top of Stow Hill, by St Woolos Cathedral

Japanese Restaurant

Unit r9, Friars Walk
Newport
NP20 1DW
Tel: 01633 481218
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Opening Times:
Sun-Thu 11am-10pm,
Fri-Sat 11am-11pm

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Number of Vegan dishes:
5 Sides, 8 Mains,
2 Desserts, 3 Extras

Price:
Sides £3.75-£5.75,
Mains £8.75-£11.25,
Desserts £4.25,
Extras £1-£1.95

Comments: They have a vegan menu including vegatsu; a katsu curry containing seitan in crispy panko breadcrumbs, served with rice. The other mains include curries, noodle dishes, a salad and a ramen dish are based on tofu and/or vegetables. There are also sides including gyoza and steamed Asian buns and two sorbet desserts.

Location:
Friars Walk Shopping Centre, in the city centre.

52-53 High Street
Newport
NP20 1GA
Tel: 01633 263977

Opening Times:
Food Served
Mon-Thu noon-3pm & 5.30pm-8.30pm,
Fri-Sat noon-8.30pm,
Sun noon-3pm

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Number of Vegan dishes:
2

Price:
£6.75-£8.50

Comments: They serve two labelled vegan dishes: Thai curry, served with white rice and edamame bean & quinoa burger in a floured white roll with lettuce & a portion of chips. All Samuel Smith's beers and ciders are suitable for vegans, except cask conditioned Old Brewery Bitter and bottled Yorkshire Stingo.

Location:
Top end of High Street near the train station.

Italian Chain Restaurant

Unit R1B
Friars Walk Shopping Centre
Newport
NP20 1HG
Tel: 01633 370404
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Opening Times:
Mon-Thu 11.30am-10pm,
Fri-Sat 11.30am-11pm,
Sun 11.30am-10pm

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Number of Vegan dishes:
6 Starters, 1 Salad,
3 Pizzas, 2 Pasta dishes.
6 Sides, 3 Desserts

Price:
Starters £2.95-£5.95,
Salad £10.95,
Pizzas £8.25-£11.45+,
Pasta dishes £8.25-£8.95+,
Sides £3-£3.75,
Desserts £4.95-£5.95

Comments: A vegan menu is available including pizzas topped with Mozzarisella alternative to mozzarella cheese. It also includes starters including a ‘beetball’ polpette, a salad, two pasta dishes and chocolate torte, calzone and gelato & sorbet desserts. Most of their wines are vegan friendly and they serve individual portions of soya milk for Americanos & teas.

Location:
Friars Walk Shopping Centre, in the city centre.

Indian Restaurant/Takeaway

34 Clarence Place
Newport
NP19 0AG
Tel: 01633 547474
Website
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Opening Times:
Wed-Thu 5.30pm-10.30pm,
Fri-Sat 5.30pm-11pm,
Sun 5.30pm-10pm

Number of Vegan dishes:
5 Starters, 8 Mains,
9 Accompaniments

Price:
Starters £2.30-£3.85,
Mains £5.75-£5.95,
Sides £3.60-£4.65,
Accompaniments £1.60-£3.65

Comments: Inform the staff that you are vegan before you order or book. The following options are suitable.
Starters (Come with a selection of homemade chutneys and dips which are vegan too, apart from the mint sauce): Poppadum basket, onion bhaji, aloo tikki, vegetable samosas, masala mushrooms.
Mains: Channa masala, Bombay aloo, bhindi masala, aloo gobhi, tadka dal.
Mains (with dairy in as standard, however can be made vegan friendly if requested): Vegetable jalfrezi, mushroom bhaji, saag aloo.
Accompaniments: Roti, aloo paratha, plain rice, garlic rice, mushroom rice, pulao rice, jeera matar pulao, plain chips, masala chips.
If there is anything else on the menu, which is not on the list and you would like it vegan, ask and they may be able to cook it for you.

Location:
Clarence Place is just over the bridge from Newport Castle.

Jamaican Restaurant

15 North Street
Newport
NP20 1JZ
Tel: 01633 215048/07947 141019
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Opening Times:
Food Served
Mon-Fri noon-3pm & 5.30pm-10pm,
Sat noon-10pm,
Sun noon-9pm

Number of Vegan dishes:
3+

Price:
Mains £8.95

Comments: Pre-booking is recommended here. Newport vegans arranged a meal here and received bean stew, Westmorland sweet potato curry and more. One of the attendees described the meal as "Amazing."

Location:
On North Street, five minutes walk from the market.

Health Food Shop

Unit 16
Friars Shopping Centre
John Frost Square
Newport
NP20 1HG
Tel: 01633 213394

Opening Times:
Mon-Fri 9am-8pm,
Sat 9am-7pm,
Sun 10am-5pm

Labelled Vegan Labelled Vegan

Number of Vegan dishes:
up to 9 takeaway options.

Price:
£1.29-£1.59

Comments: Branches of the Holland & Barrett health food shop chain stock some or the entire labelled vegan Veg.out range in their fridges. The full list of vegan options is: Cornish style vegetable lattice slice, Italiano vegetable lattice slice, jerky Jamaican vegetable lattice slice, jumbo sos roll, no chorizo & mixed bean lattice slice, no duck & hoisin style sauce lattice slice, porkless pie, steakless bake lattice slice and supreme sos roll.

Location:
Friars Walk Shopping Centre, in the city centre.

JD Wetherspoon Pub

Units 10-12 The Cambrian Centre
Cambrian Road
Newport
NP20 4AD
Tel: 01633 251752
Website

Opening Times:
Sun-Thu 8am-midnight,
Fri-Sat 8am-1am

Labelled Vegan Labelled Vegan

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:
Close to the Queensway side of Newport railway station.

Latin American Chain Restaurant

75 Friars Walk Shopping Centre
Usk Plaza
Newport
NP20 1HG
Tel: 01633 370085
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Opening Times:
Mon-Thu 10am-11pm,
Fri-Sat 10am-11.30pm,
Sun 10am-10.30pm

Labelled Vegan Labelled Vegan

Number of Vegan dishes:
3 Starters, 2 Tapas,
5 Mains, 4 Sides,
2 Desserts

Price:
Starters £2.25-£4.50,
Tapas £4.95-£5.95,
Mains £8.95-£13.95,
Sides £2-£3.75,
Desserts £4.75-£4.95

Comments: The menu labels the vegan dishes and those that can be changed to be suitable. These include veggie chilli, mushroom fajitas, a Brazilian curry and some salad mains and a few starter, tapas, side and dessert options.

Location:
Friars Walk Shopping Centre, in the city centre.

Middle Eastern Restaurant/Takeaway

2 Cardiff Road
Newport
NP20 2ED
Tel: 01633 664102
Website
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Opening Times:
Mon-Sun noon-11pm

Number of Vegan dishes:
3+ Starters,
2+ Mains

Price:
Starters £3.25-£4.25,
Mains £5.50-£6.95+

Comments: Inform the helpful staff that you are vegan. They do serve a few suitable dishes such as the grilled vegetables and the aubergine and okra sauces. The rice is suitable, as are the falafel; it is fried in separate oil from the products containing meat. The naan bread does not contain any egg or dairy products. Fattoush and hummus starters should be suitable too.

Location:
Opposite the police station.

Burger Restaurant

3 Clytha Park Road
Newport
NP20 4NZ
Tel: 01633 674422
Website
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Opening Times:
Wed 11am-2.30pm,
Thu 11am-2.30pm & 5.30pm till late,
Fri 11am-2.30pm & 5.30pm till later,
Sat 5.30pm till latest of all

Labelled Vegan Labelled Vegan

Number of Vegan dishes:
2

Price:
Burgers £7.50

Comments: There are two vegan burger options on the menu; homemade spicy bean burger with mild chilli sauce & jalapenos and chickpea burger with caramelised onion chutney.

Location:
A two minute walk from Newport city centre and train station.

Chain Restaurant

Unit R4
73 Friars Walk Shopping Centre
Usk Plaza
Newport
NP20 1HG
Tel: 01633 215205
Website
Facebook

Opening Times:
Mon-Sun 11.30am-10pm

Number of Vegan dishes:
3 Starters, 2 Mains,
5 Sides, 1 Dessert

Price:
Starters £3.60,
Mains £6.25-£10.15,
Sides £2.45-£4.55,
Dessert £2.95

Comments: Inform the staff that you are vegan when ordering; the following dishes are suitable.
Starters: Houmous with peri-peri drizzle, spicy mixed olives, peri-peri nuts.
Mains: Sweet potato & butternut burger, supergreen burger (In pitta or wrap, the burger bun contains milk; ask for no mayo in the pitta and no yogurt in the wrap.).
Sides: Garlic bread, chips, peri-salted chips, mixed leaf side salad, chargrilled veg.
Dessert: Mango gelado.

Location:
Friars Walk Shopping Centre, in the city centre.

JD Wetherspoon Pub

19 Bridge Street
Newport
NP20 4AN
Tel: 01633 844900
Website

Opening Times:
Sun-Thu 7am-midnight,
Fri 7am-2am, Sat 7am-3am

Labelled Vegan Labelled Vegan

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:
On Bridge Street, in the city centre.

25 Charles Street
Newport
NP20 1JT
Tel: 01633 223559
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Opening Times:
Mon-Sat 10am-4pm

Number of Vegan dishes:
4+

Price:
About £5-£9 per dish

Comments: They have a vegan breakfast, a vegan quesadilla, vegan soups and a vegan sweet potato burger available. The salsa, wedges and ciabattas are all suitable too and they can do vegan garlic mushrooms and garlic bread, using garlic oil rather than butter. There are also further options on the specials board on occasion. They stock soya, almond and coconut milk for drinks. There is vegan lager on draught.

Location:
Charles Street in Newport city centre.

American Chain Restaurant

61 Friars Walk Shopping Centre
Usk Plaza
Newport
NP20 1HG
Tel: 03442 646054
Website

Opening Times:
Sun-Thu 10.30am-10.30pm,
Fri-Sat 10.30am-11pm

Labelled Vegan Labelled Vegan

Number of Vegan dishes:
2 Appetizers, 4 Mains,
6 Sides

Price:
Appetizers £4.99-£5.99,
Mains £6.99-£10.99,
Sides £1.99-£2.99

Comments: The dishes that are suitable for vegans or can be are labelled on the menu and consist of:
Appetizers: Southwest edamame, smoked tomato bruschetta.
Mains: Roasted veg pasta, roasted veg fajita, ‘Create your plate’ vegetable skewers (and all glazes), roasted vegetable marinara Stateside sandwich.
Sides: Fresh side salad, fresh vegetables, crispy fries, baby potatoes, pickled slaw, spicy rice.

Location:
Friars Walk Shopping Centre, in the city centre.