A health-conscious and meatless diet is becoming increasingly popular among Chileans therefore you will find an increasing about of vegetarian restaurants. The following is a list of 10 veggie restaurants in Santiago de CHILE.
1.Vegan Bunker: A coffee / fast food RESTAURANT and BAKERY. They have everything: burgers, sandwiches, pies, pastries, soft drinks, juices, frappes and cakes – for a very good price. Especially recommended: pastries e.g. exquisite Oreo-cupcakes. Opening hours from 1 to 8 pm (closed on Sundays).
Location: Providencia, close to the Metro Station Parque Bustamante (L5 green line)
!!! They only take cash!!!
2.Shakti: A vegan RESTAURANT with 100% vegetable ingredients. They are always renewing their menu with innovative food to surprise their customers. It is a good gourmet restaurant so expect higher prices (around 23.000 CL for 2 persons). Opening hours are all week from 12 to 00 am.
Location: Ñuñoa, close to the Metro Station Santa Isabel (L5 green line)
3. Krishna Gourmet: A vegetarian RESTAURANT with a wide range of products for all tastes. They have an large menu with salads , pies, lasagna , burgers and tacos. Very recommendable: the daily menu for a very reasonable price (3700 CP). The opening hours are from 12:00 am a 04:00 am
4.La Casa del Sol: A vegetarian CAFETERIA. The place is decorated creatively with a lot of warm colours. They have a rich vegetarian menu and a la carte dishes. Opening hours are from 9am to 10 pm.
Location: In Recoleta, close to the Metro Station Barquedano (L1 red line)
5.Té Consciente : A SHOP that offers healthy natural and gourmet products as well as vegan and vegetarian foods . Their menu is known for its sweet products: cheese cheesecake made with coconut , (tofufree) or cupackes of different flavors. All products for a very reasonable price (2500-3500 CP) AND they do even do delivery. Opening hours are from 10 am to 8 pm.
Location: A bit far out, in the direction of Puento Alto, in the Region La Florida , close to the Metro Station San José de la Estrella (L4 blue line)
6. Govindas: A vegetarian RESTAURANT where you can not only eat but perform yoga and take cooking classes . They also offer vegan dishes in their menu. It is a place to a great and healthy lunch. Opening hours are from 1:00 pm to 4:30 pm.
Location: Central, very close to the Metro Station Cumming (L1 red line)
!!! They only take cash!!!
7. Quinoa: A vegetarian RESTAURANT characterized by its brunch. Everything is home-made, from bread to the natural yoghurt. The outdoor terrace is a perfect place to go for breakfast, brunch or lunch. The even do delivery and have bicycle parking-lot. Reasonable prices for breakfast (small 3700 CP). Opening hours are from 08:00 am to 7:00 pm.
Location: Vitacura, close to the German Clinic, but a bit far to the next Metro Station (Manquehue or Escuela Militar L1 red line)
8. Holm Ensaladerías : A RESTAURANT with a wide variety of salads and juices. They also have a hot dish of the day for those wishing to eat something warm. They are in a medium price range. Opening hour’s from 09:30 am to 9:00 pm (closed on Sundays)
Location: Providencia, very close to the Metro Station Pedro de Valdivia (L1 red line)
9.La Rueda de la Fortuna : A small RESTAURANT with vegetarian and vegan gourmet food. A family business created with the idea of being a spiritual and free place where you can enjoy a healthy meal. A lunch menu is around 2000-3500 CP. Opening hours from 11:30 am to 5:30 pm (Closed on Sundays)
Location: Central, close to Metro Station Cumming (L5 green line)
10.Vegan Bueras : A RESTAURANT with 100 % vegan menus. It is an option not only for those who do not like to eat meat, but for all people who want to try something different. A la cart is a bit pricey but the lunch menu is affordable (around 5000CPs). Opening hours are from 11:00 am to 8:00 pm (weekends 12:00 am a 7:00; closed on national holidays)
Location: Central, close to the Metro station Baquedano (L1 red line)
Based on an article in Spanish published here.