1 TIBITS

Tibits is a very popular vegetarian and vegan restaurant, which originated in Switzerland and now also runs this busy branch in London. You can choose from over 40 dishes at the counter and then pay by weight. The menu is all seasonal and every Tuesday even completely vegan.

Address: 12­14 Heddon Street, (off Regent Street), W1B 4DA Web

2 PIZZA PILGRIMS (KINGLY ST. and DEAN ST.)

If pizza is the only thing you can think of, Pizza Pilgrims make a vegan pizza. Pizza Marinara is topped with tomato, oregano, fresh garlic, basil and olive oil. You can eat in or take away.

Address: 11 Kingly Street, W1B 5PW     Web

3 MILDREDS

Mildreds is a very popular vegetarian restaurant with an inventive menu. There are vegan burgers, curries, burritos and stir­fries, all of them with some interesting twist. The dessert selection is also pretty generous to vegans, with treats such as vegan pavlova, cheesecake or a raw truffle cake.

Address: 45 Lexington Street, W1F 9AN     Web

4 JERUSALEM FALAFEL

All vegan stall with freshly baked falafel wraps and salads. The standard falafel is made out of small amounts of many different fresh veggies and herbs.

Address: 2 Berwick Street, W1F 0PH     Web

5 BANANA TREE

Banana Tree serves Indochina inspired food. The Soho branch has a large menu on which the majority of which is vegan, too. On the menu you can find tofu stir­ fry or noodles, and fried rice based dishes. There is also an interesting choice of exotic sides and some vegan sorbets.

Address: 101 Wardour St, W1F 0UG     Web

6 VEGAN HIPPO

A small vegan café serving lunches, snacks and desserts. Vegan Hippo makes vegan classics, such as burgers, kale chips and cakes. From the more interesting choices, you can also have a jackfruit burger or vegan pierogi (traditional Polish dumplings).

Address: 52 Rupert, Street, W1D 6DS     Web

7 HUMMUS BROS

A Levantine­inspired restaurant serving good range of vegan meals, which mostly revolve around the classic falafel/­hummus­/tabbouleh combination. You can also have a falafel wrap, hummus bowl or a quinoa salad.

Address: 88 Wardour Street, W1F 0TH     Web

8 YORIKA

Ice cream, milkshake, frozen yogurt and smoothie parlour that makes only vegan treats. All ice creams are dairy­free and gluten­free. You can mix and match your ice cream with different flavours and toppings. A vegan dream come true!

Address: 130 Wardour Street, W1F 8ZN     Web

9 PHO

Brach of a popular Vietnamese street food chain. The menu has a large number of vegan options. Pho is known for great soups, salads and fried or vermicelli noodles dishes.

Address: 163­165 Wardour St, W1F 8WN     Web

10 GOVINDA'S

Govinda’s is a vegetarian restaurant linked to the Hare Krishna Temple serving mostly Indian dishes, many of which are also vegan. You can create your own thali (plate) and choose several portions of different meals. There are also fresh salads and sweets.

Address: 10 Soho Street, W1D 3DL     Web

11 GAUTHIER

This luxurious French restaurant offers a completely vegan tasting menu (£65). If you want to really treat yourself, the menu consists of eight completely plant­based courses. Booking ahead is required. Gauthier was the winner of PETA's 'Best vegan menu' award.

Address: 21 Romilly Street, W1D 5AF     Web