The New Year is a great opportunity to try something different, set a challenge and achieve new goals. The most common New Year resolutions revolve around having a healthier lifestyle such as exercising more and improving diet.
One challenge many people set themselves when starting a new year is to try eating a vegan diet for a month. Veganuary is an annual challenge set up to educate and raise awareness of the benefits of veganism and encourage people to try the vegan lifestyle for the month of January. Since 2014, the number of participates in Veganuary have doubled year on year, with 2021 hitting a record high with over 582,000 people signing up.
If you’re trying out the plant-based diet to celebrate Veganuary, we have complied a list of some of the best restaurants in Sutton Harbour serving up delicious vegan dishes to help you. Although increasing numbers of eateries now offer a selection of vegetarian and vegan options, it can still be difficult to find a good vegan-friendly restaurant, so here are our top picks.
Boston Tea Party
Boston Tea Party serves up a whole host of breakfast, brunch and lunch dishes which include a great range of vegan options such as the Plant Burger and The Vegan breakfast.
Many vegetarian options on the menu also have vegan alternatives available. Hot drinks can be accompanied with dairy-free milk and there’s a wide range of vegan smoothies on offer too.
Located on the order of Vauxhall Street and Exchange Street, Boston Tea Party is open Monday to Sunday, 8am-5pm with takeaways also available. More information can be found on the Boston Tea Party website.
The Plymouth Stable
Boasting a fantastic view of the harbour, The Stable is renowned for its delicious sourdough pizzas with fresh, locally sourced toppings and extensive selection of cider. The restaurant offers a fantastic menu of vegan choices with a range of sharers, pizzas and sides to pick from. Dishes available include garlic bread, the Argy Bhaji and Vegan Chocolate Brownie.
The Stable also offers veggie and vegan adaptations of main menu choices so if something catches your eye – just ask a member of staff.
To celebrate Veganuary, The Stable is currently offering 20% off vegan pizzas when you order through Deliveroo, available Monday-Wednesday throughout January.
Find out more on The Plymouth Stable website.
Supha’s Street Food Emporium
Supha’s Street Food Emporium specialises in seasonal produce and fresh food served up in a street-food style with Asian influences, including dishes from Thailand, Malaysia and Vietnam. The restaurant is incredibly vegan-friendly thanks to its extensive selection of freshly prepared vegetable-based dishes, including a spicy potato salad and stir-fried bean sprouts.
Supha’s is currently running a vegan offer for Veganuary – a vegan lunch for only £5, available Tuesday to Friday, 12noon-5pm during January.
Book online at the Supha’s website or select a slot for click and collect so you can enjoy your favourite dishes at home. Find out more here.
The Ship Inn
Another popular venue along the harbourside is The Ship Inn located on Quay Road. The Ship serves traditional pub grub, a range of drinks and also has a selection of vegan dishes including nachos, a plant-based burger and vegan fish and chips. Some vegetarian dishes have a vegan option available plus you’ll find a choice of vegan starters and desserts on the menu.
Food is served from 12noon-10pm, Monday to Sunday and booking is available via the website. Find out more here.