Tuesday November 24, 2015
Vegetarianism consists on voluntary non-consumption of the flesh of any animal and also animal derivatives such as milk or eggs. It has its origins in the civilizations of ancient India and ancient Greece and its practice was connected with the philosophical and religious principle of non-violence towards animals.
Nowadays, vegetarianism is spreading in most of countries, especially among young people. Granada, as a cosmopolitan city where people of many ethnicities, religions and cultures meet and live in close proximity, counts on a large selection of restaurants offering vegetarian food.
This is our TOP 5.
Restaurante Raices is located in Calle Pablo Picasso, 30 and was the first vegetarian restaurant in Granada. It opened in 1982. It is not actually in the center of the city but everybody says that it is worth to get there to enjoy a really good vegetarian meal.
You can find vegan and vegetarian food, gluten free, lactose free, halal menu. The price of daily menu is 9.50 Euros per person but you can find many other dishes too such as: tofu pancakes, brown rice with mushrooms and seitan, couscous, pasta, vegetable cakes, soyballs.
Opening hours: Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday 13.30-16.00 and 21.00-23.30.
Thursday, Friday and Saturday 13.30-16.00 and 21.00-0.00
HICURI ART VEGAN
Hicuri Art Vegan is located at 8 minutes from our hotel in Plaza Girones, 4, the area of El Realejo. It offers a delicious vegan menu from 12.80 Euros and many other dishes such as vegetables cream, seitan, salmorejo, gazpacho, vegan burger.
Opening hours: Monday to Saturday from 11.00 to 23.00. Closed on Sunday.
Páprika is a vegan restaurant offering gluten free food too. it is located in Cuesta de Abarqueros, 3 at the end of Calle Elvira (8 minutes walk to the hotel) Its menu constist on dishes like hummus, guacamole, quinoa tabbouleh, Thai wok.
Opening hours: Everyday from 13.00 to 16.00 and from 20.00 to 23.30.
It defines itself as an interesting mix between food from Asturias (a nice region in the North of Spain) and vegetarian food. In its menu you can find vegetable chop suey, rice tagliatelle. But tpas are also served. It is located at Campo del Principe, 12
Opening hours: From Tuesday to Sunday 12.00-16.00, 20.00-24.00.
Located in Calle General Narváez, 4. You can order tapas or meals such as vegan fabada, small sandwich with seitan and what they call "plato ojuleño" which is a vegan version of the tradicional dish "plato alpujarreno".
Opening hours: Tuesday to Saturday from 13.00 to 16.00 and from 20.00 to 24.00. Sunday from 13.00 to 16.00.
Our hotel serves a vegetarian breakfast. We offer non-vegetarian food also but our breakfast service is a buffet consisting on fruit, vegetables, jams, marmelades, fresh orange juice, etc. We can serve gluten free and lactose free meals also for no extra fee. If you are interested in this options, please contact us.