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Bridgend

Lounge Cafe Bar

3-7 Adare Street
Bridgend
CF31 1ET
Tel: 01656 664389
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Opening Times:
Sun-Wed 9am-11pm,
Thu-Sat 9am-midnight

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Labelled Vegan Labelled Vegan

Number of Vegan dishes:
3 Brunch dishes, 3 Tapas,
1 Soup, 2 Salads,
4 Mains, 5 Burger toppings,
6 Sides, 2 Cakes

Price:
Brunch dishes £2.25-£6.95, Tapas £3.75 or 3 for £9.95,
Soup £4.50, Salads £7.25-£7.95+,
Mains £6.25-£8.95+, Burger toppings 80p-£1.50,
Sides £1.25-£3.50, Cakes £1.85-£2.75

Our comments: There is a vegan menu available; inform your server that you are ordering from this menu. The full list of suitable options is as follows.
Brunch: Vegan breakfast (homemade vegan sausages, hash browns, baked beans, slow-roasted tomato, sautéed mushrooms, spinach, wood-roasted pepper & toast), vegan avocado brunch with lime, chilli, coriander & tomato on toasted ciabatta, toast (two slices of white or brown with vegan spread and a choice of jam, marmalade or Marmite).
Tapas, served with ciabatta: Vegan patatas bravas, hummus with extra virgin olive oil & smoked paprika, avocado, tomato & chilli dip with toasted pumpkin seeds & smoked paprika.
Soup of the day, with warm ciabatta.
Mains: Vegan burrito wrap (black beans, avocado rice, baby kale, tomato, lime & chilli, served with vegan house slaw), vegan falafel & hummus wrap with red cabbage, wild rocket & carrot tapenade, served with vegan house slaw, vegan Mexican superbowl (spiced black beans, avocado rice, lime-marinated kale, spiced sweet potato & butternut squash with a mango tomato & chilli salsa), vegan sweet potato falafel burger with rocket, tomato, red onion, gherkin and beetroot hummus in a sourdough bun, with house slaw & fries or salad. (Burger toppings: Hummus, sautéed mushrooms, jalapeños, guacamole, avocado.)
Salads: Vegan big lounge salad (avocado, spinach, wild rocket, cherry tomatoes, sugar snap peas & tenderstem broccoli tossed in French vinaigrette dressing), vegan falafel salad with butternut squash, wood-roasted peppers, edamame beans, black quinoa, mixed leaves, coriander & French vinaigrette dressing.
Sides: Ciabatta (with olive oil & balsamic), fries, sweet potato fries, tenderstem broccoli (with chilli & garlic), vegan house slaw, rocket & cherry tomato salad.
Cakes: Dark chocolate & ginger torte, fruity flapjack.
Vegan wine is available, ask the staff. Soya milk is stocked for teas and coffees.

Location:
Adare Street, in Bridgend town centre.

Updated: 23/07/2017
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Carvery Restaurant

South Road
Bridgend Industrial Estate
Bridgend
CF31 3UL
Tel: 01656 750011
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Opening Times:
Food Served
Mon-Sun 8am-10pm

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Number of Vegan dishes:
3 Mains, 1 Pudding

Price:
Mains £6.49 (£8.49 on Sunday),
Pudding £3.99

Our comments: Carvery chain restaurant with three labelled vegan main options: Portobello mushroom bullseye tart (suet pastry case filled with a mushroom sauce, topped with a portobello mushroom), pepper & pomegranate tart (shortcrust pastry with sesame & pumpkin seeds, filled with sautéed sweet peppers, red onions & pomegranate, topped with giant couscous, mint & chilli) and spiced carrot & chickpea wellington (chickpeas, carrots & lentils spiced with crushed chillis, wrapped in wholegrain mustard puff pastry). Ask for freshly steamed vegetables, without the glaze. The roast potatoes and veggie gravy are suitable for vegans. There is also a suitable dessert: Vanilla rice pudding (warm, made with coconut milk and topped with raspberries in sauce).

Location:
Bridgend Industrial Estate.

Updated: 25/02/2017
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Chinese & Vietnamese Restaurant/Takeaway

2-4 Park Street
Bridgend
CF31 4AU
Tel: 01656 661222
Website

Opening Times:
Wed-Thu & Sun 5.30pm-11pm
Fri-Sat 5pm-11.30pm

Number of Vegan dishes:
15+

Price:
Starters £3-£6, Mains £3-£7.50
Takeaway £1.80-£5 per dish

Our comments: Inform them you are vegan when ordering so they can adapt dishes, but they do understand it. There are suitable bean curd and vegetable dishes available. They can do a vermicelli and vegetables without egg. A home delivery service is offered.

Location:
Just outside the town centre, close to the Bridgend Council building.

Updated: 23/09/2015
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Marstons Pub (Two For One Menu)

Kingsway
Bridgend Industrial Estate
Bridgend
CF31 3RY
Tel: 01656 645286
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Opening Times:
Mon-Sat 11.30am-11pm,
Sun 11.30am-10.30pm

Labelled Vegan Labelled Vegan

Number of Vegan dishes:
1+ Mains,
3+ Sides,
1 Dessert

Price:
Main £10.95,
Sides £1.75-£2.75,
Dessert £4.35

Our comments: The menu has labelled vegan options. The roasted vegetable jalfrezi, served with a mixed salad & rice is vegan and there may be suitable specials. Check twoforonespecials.co.uk to see what specials are on in the pub. The sides of house salad, garlic bread and harissa rice or lime & coriander rice are suitable. The chips, skin-on fries, homemade potato wedges and onion rings may be suitable; ask if they have a dedicated fryer for vegan dishes. The praline chocolate tart dessert is vegan, if ordered without ice cream.

Location:
On Bridgend Industrial Estate, one and a half miles from the town centre.

Updated: 14/04/2017
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Chinese Takeaway

6 Coity Crescent
Bridgend Industrial Estate
Bridgend
CF31 3RS
Tel: 01656 668600

Opening Times:
Tue-Fri 5.30pm-10.30pm,
Sat 5.30pm-11pm,
Sun 6pm-10pm

Number of Vegan dishes:
5+

Price:
Contact them to check.

Our comments: They fully understand veganism and can cater well for vegans. As they cook food from scratch on site, dishes can be veganised. It is used by local vegans.

Location:
Coity Crescent, on Bridgend Industrial Estate.

Updated: 11/08/2016
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Health Food Shop

11 Adare Street
Bridgend
CF31 1ET
Tel: 01656 766809

Opening Times:
Mon-Sat 9am-5.30pm

Labelled Vegan Labelled Vegan

Number of Vegan dishes:
up to 9 takeaway options.

Price:
£1.29-£1.59

Our comments: Branches of the Holland & Barrett health food shop chain stock some or the entire labelled vegan Veg.out range in their fridges. The full list of vegan options is: Cornish style vegetable lattice slice, Italiano vegetable lattice slice, jerky Jamaican vegetable lattice slice, jumbo sos roll, no chorizo & mixed bean lattice slice, no duck & hoisin style sauce lattice slice, porkless pie, steakless bake lattice slice and supreme sos roll.

Location:
Bridgend town centre.

Updated: 22/04/2017
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16 Wyndham Street
Bridgend
CF31 1EF
Tel: 01656 667853

Opening Times:
Sun-Thu noon-2pm & 5.30pm-midnight,
Fri-Sat noon-2pm & 5.30pm-1pm

Number of Vegan dishes:
5+

Price:
Starters £2.50, Mains £5.20+
Side dishes £2.60

Our comments: Can adapt dishes to be suitable, if you tell them you are vegan. The vegetable balti and vegetable karahi would normally be vegan anyway.

Location:
Bridgend town centre.

Updated: 05/01/2014
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Indian

61 Nolton Street
Bridgend
CF31 3AE
Tel: 01656 647229/647230
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Opening Times:
Mon-Sun 5.30pm-11pm

Number of Vegan dishes:
10+

Price:
Starters & sides £2.70-£2.90,
Mains £4.50+

Our comments: Inform the staff that you are vegan, they understand the requirements. Most of the vegetable side dishes, except those containing paneer, are suitable and can also be served as main dishes. The tarka dall normally has butter ghee added but can be prepared without this. The onion bhaji and vegetable pakora starters contain egg. Home delivery available.

Location:
Bridgend town centre.

Updated: 20/04/2014
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JD Wetherspoon Pub

Dunraven Place
Bridgend
CF31 1JE
Tel: 01656 673571
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Opening Times:
Mon-Sun 7am-11pm

Labelled Vegan Labelled Vegan

Number of Vegan dishes:
8 Breakfast Items, 2 Starters,
6 Mains, 6 Sides,
2 Desserts, 2 Children's meals,
1 Curry Club Main & 3 sides

Price:
Smashed avocado bagel breakfast £2.55
Starters £2.45-£3.90,
Mains £4.55-£8.39,
Sides 50p-£2.80,
Dessert £2.35-£4.20,
Curry Club £7.99 (includes drink), Sides £1.25-£1.50

Our comments: They have a specific vegan menu with the following options.
Breakfast: Bagel (with jam instead of cream cheese), smashed avocado bagel (avocado, tomato, onion, coriander), fresh fruit, toast with preserves (without butter), choose from the following breakfast side orders, tomato, mushroom, baked beans, hash brown, toast (without butter).
Starters: Small nachos (no cheese or sour cream), tomato soup with bloomer bread (without butter).
Mains: Jacket potato with salad & baked beans or Five-bean chilli (includes drink), sweet potato, chickpea & spinach curry (served with pilau rice, plain naan bread, poppadums), Five-bean chilli (rice, tortilla chips), quinoa salad (quinoa, rice, avocado, adzuki beans, grilled red & yellow pepper, red cabbage, chia seeds, kale, dressing), smashed avocado bagel with chips or salad (includes drink), teriyaki noodles (choi sum, carrot, red pepper, edamame beans, soy sauce, ginger, chilli, garlic, black & white sesame seeds, crispy onion).
Sides: Bowl of chips, quinoa side salad, side salad, peas, avocado, two char-grilled mini corns-on-the-cob.
Desserts: British Bramley apple crumble (without ice cream or custard), fresh fruit.
Children’s menu: Five-bean chill with Mexican rice, jacket potato with no-added-sugar baked beans.
Curry Club sides (only on Thursday): Onion bhajis, vegetable samosas, Bombay potatoes.
Soya milk is available for filter coffees and teas.

Location:
Bridgend town centre.

Updated: 24/09/2017
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Alexandra Guest House - Bed and Breakfast
44 Coity Road, CF31 1LR

Explain the requirements of the vegan diet when booking. They can provide a cooked breakfast with hash browns, beans, tomatoes & vegetarian sausages (check if vegan), along with fruit etc.

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Updated: 20/04/2014
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Aroma Coffee House - Coffee Shop
34 Dunraven Place, CF31 1JB
Tel: 01656 655880
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As everything is made fresh to order, they can make whatever a vegan customer requires, providing the items are on the menu. All their drinks can be made with soya milk.

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Updated: 12/10/2015
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Ashoka Tandoori Restaurant - Indian
68 Nolton Street, CF31 3BP
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Usually cook stuff in vegetable ghee and can do suitable dishes, if you explain that you are vegan.

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Updated: 20/04/2014
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Bauhaus Coffee Shop - Coffee Shop
9 Wyndham Street, CF31 1ED

Inform the staff that you are vegan; options such as Mediterranean vegetable panini or baguette are available.

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Updated: 11/05/2014
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The Caeffatri - Pub
Castle View, CF31 1NJ

Vegans should be able to get something to eat here such as penne arrabbiata, inform the staff of your requirements. The garlic bread contains butter.

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Updated: 19/10/2014
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The Kings Head - Stonegate Pub (Proper Pubs Menu)
44-44a Nolton Street, CF31 3BN
Tel: 01656 648729
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There are two labelled vegan dishes on the menu; vegetable Penang (cauliflower, green beans, mangetout & peppers, in an aromatic coconut curry, served with rice) and sweet chilli noodles (wheat noodles, baby corn, water chestnuts & pak choi, in a sweet chilli sauce, flavoured with soy, ginger & chilli).

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Updated: 18/05/2017
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New Red Lantern - Chinese Takeaway
49 Wyndham Street, CF31 1EB

Explain you are vegan so they can check dishes. No tofu but have vegetables dishes e.g. curry. vegetables in black bean sauce and fried onions, mushrooms or bean sprouts.

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Updated: 11/05/2014
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The Old Cottage - Restaurant
2A Queen Street, CF31 1HX

Can offer variations to vegetarian menu selections to cater specifically for vegan diners.

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Updated: 11/05/2014
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Southern Fried Chicken - Fast Food Takeaway
1 Brackla Street Centre, CF31 1BZ

This takeaway has informed us the pizza bases do not contain animal products and they will serve pizzas without cheese.

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Updated: 11/05/2014
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Tair Pluen - Stonegate Pub (Proper Pubs Menu)
Unit 3, CF31 1JS
Tel: 01656 644140
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There are two labelled vegan dishes on the menu; vegetable Penang (cauliflower, green beans, mangetout & peppers, in an aromatic coconut curry, served with rice) and sweet chilli noodles (wheat noodles, baby corn, water chestnuts & pak choi, in a sweet chilli sauce, flavoured with soy, ginger & chilli).

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Updated: 18/05/2017
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Tremains Guest House - Bed and Breakfast
25-27 Tremains Road, CF31 1TZ

Can provide a vegan breakfast if notified. Breakfasts are cooked in sunflower oil or grilled. Will get vegan ingredients in if guests ask.

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Updated: 05/01/2014
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Ty Coffi - Cafe
19 Market Street, CF31 1LJ

Can do a vegan veggie breakfast of toast, beans, hash browns & mushrooms. No plant milks available.

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Updated: 23/01/2016
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Wai Chan - Chinese Takeaway
52 Nolton Street, CF31 3BP

Tell them you are vegan and check individual dishes and sauces are suitable. Vegetable and bean curd options are available.

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Updated: 11/05/2014
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Zia Nina - Italian Restaurant
28 Dunraven Place, CF31 1JD

They are very accommodating, if you explain you are vegan. They can provide suitable options such as gluten free pasta (instead of the fresh egg pasta) & tomato sauce with fresh vegetables and a bruschetta starter.

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Updated: 10/09/2015
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Cosy Cafe - Cafe
18 Derwen Road

Nothing suitable for vegans.

Updated: 26/10/2014
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The Cup & Saucer - Cafe
14 Market Street

Nothing suitable for vegans.

Updated: 20/04/2014
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La Strada - Italian Restaurant
4 Old Stone Bridge

Informed a potential vegan customer that their pasta, pizza bases and the stock used in every sauce are not suitable for vegans.

Updated: 18/04/2015
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Phil's News & Cafe - Cafe
Unit 1, Banks Buildings

Nothing suitable for vegans.

Updated: 26/10/2014
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Poco Poco - Tapas Bar
14 Wyndham Street

Have not responded to enquiries about whether they cater for vegans.

Updated: 22/11/2014
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The Railway - Pub
Derwen Road

No suitable food for vegans.

Updated: 26/10/2014
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