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The Best Vegan Restaurants in Downtown LA

The Best Vegan Restaurants in Downtown LA

Los Angeles has a vibrant vegan and plant-based dining scene, with restaurants constantly innovating and creating new dishes everyone can enjoy. Residents of the City Lights on Fig apartments in Downtown LA have easy access to some of the best vegan dining options in the city, available for delivery or takeout. Just make sure to mask up, and social distance! Here are the best vegan restaurants in Downtown LA:


Established in 2006, The Vegan Joint offers vegan cuisine made with organic and non-GMO products. Their menu features all-day breakfast items, appetizers, burgers, and many other options that can satisfy cravings no matter the hour. They offer online ordering, which can then be picked up or delivered from their Downtown LA location, a little over a mile away from the City Lights on Fig apartments.


If you're looking for vegan sushi and other Japanese cuisine, try out Shojin. Situated in the Little Tokyo neighborhood in Downtown LA, they are dedicated to being vegan and gluten-free and aim to use healthy, organic ingredients. Their menu features items such as sushi, gyoza, tempura, and other Japanese dishes. They offer reservation-only dining, takeout, and delivery options.


Los Angeles' first walk-up bar, Prank Bar, offers a wide range of savory options in the South Park neighborhood of Downtown LA. Among their meat options are several vegan options and alternatives, such as spicy cauliflower, veggie burgers, and vegan nachos. They are a short walk or drive away from the City Lights on Fig community, and offer outdoor seating and takeout options.

Residents living at the City Lights on Fig community have access to the best vegan restaurants in Downtown LA, as well as other cuisines and activities. If you're interested in joining the community, contact us to learn more.