Covent Garden is a foodie’s paradise with a diverse range of vegetarian restaurants to eat in. Home to the iconic Balthazar, new kids on the block Abuelo and cult favourite Avobar, when it comes to options, you are truly spoilt for choice. Here’s our round-up of all the best vegetarian-friendly dishes on offer in the London area of Covent Garden.
For a plant-based breakfast, start the day right by heading head to The Ivy Market Grill for their signature The Ivy Vegetarian Breakfast featuring grilled halloumi, avocado, poached hen’s eggs, hollandaise, potato hash, flat mushrooms, roast plum tomatoes, watercress and baked beans. Yum!
Balthazar serve up a range of vegetarian brunch favourites in true New York style. Opt for the New York Pancakes with fresh banana and maple syrup or Avocado on Toast with Poached Eggs served on Balthazar’s sourdough toast and, accompanied by tomato salsa.
Fancy a quick coffee and a bite to eat? The Aussie-meets-South-American coffee house Abuelo, on Southampton Street, is your number one port of call. You’ll find a range of savoury and sweet snacks on the menu, from home baked brownies to sweet potato and beetroot fritters.
Sushi isn’t just all about fish. If you’re a sushi lover, head to Sticks N Sushi on Henrietta Street and try their Green Keeper – a four-dish feast featuring inari, avocado and tenderstem nigiri, hosomaki maki, king oyster mushroom and sweet potato sticks, spicy edamame beans, grilled corn and seaweed salad.