Here’s a few spots you can find a good vegan breakfast or brunch in the Queen City.


This totally vegetarian restaurant has some of the best brunch options in Charlotte. It’s menu is on point as far as being vegan friendly and delicious. Essentially everything can be made vegan on their latest brunch menu.

VeganCLT recommends: Chicken and Waffles and Cinnamon Rolls.


They’ve got your classics made vegan with waffles, biscuits and gravy, or the BBQ and grits bowl.

VeganCLT recommends: The Herc Bowl features BBQ soy curls, home fries, spicy mayo with steamed kale and a biscuit.

Common Market

Pretty much any time of day, there will be something for vegans at Common Market. Typically have a vegan brunch special on Sunday, but serve The Scrambler (tofu, red onion, vegenaise, spinach, vegan cheese and optional vegan chorizo) daily.

Owen’s Bagels

They finally gave in and are offering vegan cream cheese for their bagels. Or you can go for the old standby, Marley and Me featuring hummus and veggies.

Central Coffee

The best coffee shop in Charlotte because they always have vegan zucchini bread that is fantastic. Many times you can find vegan treats from Move That Dough Baking Co. as well.

Suarez Bakery

If you need a dependable stop to find a cheap, delicious glazed doughnut in the Park Road Shopping Center.

Move That Dough Baking Co.

Consistently offering doughnuts at People’s Market and Central Coffee locations on the weekends.