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Monmouth

Lounge Cafe Bar

Commerce House
95-97 Monnow Street
Monmouth
Monmouthshire
NP25 3PS
Tel: 01600 714164
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Opening Times:
Sun-Thu 9am-11pm,
Fri-Sat 9am-midnight

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Labelled Vegan Labelled Vegan

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

Price:
Brunch dishes £1.95-£6.95, Tapas £3.75 or 3 for £9.95,
Soup £4.50, Salads £7.95+,
Mains £6.95-£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 (falafels, 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: 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: Falafel & hummus wrap with red cabbage, wild rocket & carrot tapenade, served with vegan house slaw, butternut squash, lentil & coconut curry with jasmine rice and flatbread, vegan falafel burger with wood-roasted pepper, rocket, tomato, red onion, chimichurri and lemon & coriander hummus in a sourdough bun, with house slaw & fries. (Burger toppings: Hummus, sautéed mushrooms, jalapeños, guacamole, avocado.)
Salad: Vegan falafel salad with butternut squash, wood-roasted peppers, black quinoa, mixed leaves, coriander and French vinaigrette dressing, vegan big lounge salad (avocado, spinach, wild rocket, cherry tomatoes, sugar snap peas, tenderstem broccoli and croutons, tossed in French vinaigrette dressing).
Sides: Ciabatta (with or without olive oil & balsamic), fries, sweet potato fries, vegan house slaw, little lounge salad.
Cakes: Dark chocolate & ginger torte, fruity flapjack.
Vegan wine is available, ask the staff. Soya milk is stocked for teas and coffees.

Location:
Monnow Street, in Monmouth town centre.

Updated: 10/04/2017
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9 White Swan Court
Monmouth
Monmouthshire
NP25 3NY
Tel: 01600 719782
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Opening Times:
Mon-Sat 10.30-4.30pm

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Number of Vegan dishes:
1+ (& full vegan afternoon tea, with prior booking)

Price:
Afternoon tea £15.95 per person,
Jacket potato with beans £4.95

Our comments: The tea room isn’t exclusively vegan but they can provide a fantastic vegan afternoon tea. This needs to be booked and the more notice you give the better the selection of food and cakes, two days is good. It includes sandwiches, scones, pastries and desserts. The owner is very knowledgeable about the vegan diet. The afternoon tea is highly recommended but if you just turn up, there is generally one vegan cake available every day, soya milk is available for drinks and you can get jacket potatoes and beans.

Location:
Off Priory Street and behind Church Street.

Updated: 23/02/2017
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Chinese Takeaway

62 Monnow Street
Monmouth
Monmouthshire
NP25 3EN
Tel: 01600 713606

Opening Times:
Tue-Sat 5pm-10pm

Number of Vegan dishes:
About 10

Price:
Mains £4.60

Our comments: Inform the staff that you are vegan and would like your vegetarian dishes prepared without egg and dairy products. They can provide suitable tofu and vegetable options.

Location:
Monnow Street in Monmouth town centre.

Updated: 06/01/2017
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Greengrocer/Health Foods

10 Church Street
Monmouth
Monmouthshire
NP25 3BU
Tel: 01600 772242

Our comments: Primarily a greengrocers but they do normally have a small selection of VBites foods, soya milk, wholefoods, vegan snacks and biscuits.

Location:
Next door to Mokos Mexican restaurant, in Monmouth town centre.

Updated: 06/01/2017
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4 Beaufort Arms Court
Agincourt Square
Monmouth
Monmouthshire
NP25 3UA
Tel: 01600 772290
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Opening Times:
Mon-Sun 9am-5pm

Number of Vegan dishes:
1+

Price:
Vegan breakfast £5.50-£7

Our comments: Situated in a lovely courtyard setting, the café can provide vegan food such as a suitable breakfast. Soya milk is stocked for teas, coffees etc.

Location:
Behind the Shire Hall in Monmouth, close to the main car park.

Updated: 08/01/2017
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Health Food Shop

73 Monnow Street
Monmouth
Monmouthshire
NP25 3EW
Tel: 01600 772153

Opening Times:
Mon-Sat 9am-5.30pm,
Sun 10am-4pm

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:
Monmouth town centre.

Updated: 22/04/2017
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JD Wetherspoon Pub

8 Agincourt Square
Monmouth
Monmouthshire
NP25 3DY
Tel: 01600 713417
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Opening Times:
Sun-Thu 7am-midnight,
Fri-Sat 7am-1pm

Labelled Vegan Labelled Vegan

Number of Vegan dishes:
7 Breakfast Items, 2 Starters & Sharers,
8 Mains, 3 Sides,
2 Desserts, 1 Children's Meal,
1 Curry Club Main & 3 Sides

Price:
Smashed avocado bagel breakfast £2.55
Starters & Sharers £3.75-£8.34,
Mains £4.29-£8.29,
Sides £1.35-£2.80,
Dessert £4.10,
Curry Club £7.65 (includes drink), Sides £1.25-£1.50

Our comments: They have a specific vegan menu with the following options.
Breakfast: Fresh fruit, bagel (with jam instead of cream cheese), smashed avocado bagel (avocado, tomato, onion, coriander), toast (without butter), choose from the following breakfast side orders, tomato, mushroom, baked beans, hash brown.
Starters & Sharers: Small or large nachos (no cheese or sour cream).
Mains: Jacket potato with side salad & baked beans or Five-bean chilli ( ask for the balsamic vinaigrette salad dressing, includes drink), sweet potato, chickpea & spinach curry (served with pilau rice, 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, balsamic vinaigrette instead of salad dressing) superfood pasta (giant fusilli spirals, nut-free rocket & kale pesto, peppers, cherry tomatoes, butternut squash, soya beans, broccoli, sugar snap peas, red onion, sun-dried tomatoes), smashed avocado bagel with chips or salad (with balsamic vinaigrette instead of salad dressing), naked burrito (salad leaves, Mexican-style rice, pico de gallo, guacamole, salsa, chilli peppers).
Sides: Bowl of chips, side salad (ask for the balsamic vinaigrette), avocado.
Desserts: Fresh fruit, British Bramley apple crumble (without ice cream or custard).
Children’s menu: Five-bean chill.
Curry Club sides (only on Thursday): Large onion bhajis, vegetable samosas, Bombay potatoes.
Soya milk is available for filter coffees and teas.

Location:
Agincourt Square, in Monmouth town centre.

Updated: 07/05/2017
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Mexican Restaurant/Takeaway

8 Church Street
Monmouth
Monmouthshire
NP25 3BU
Tel: 01600 712001
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Opening Times:
Mon-Sun 6pm-10pm

Number of Vegan dishes:
5+

Price:
Starters £3.95-£5.95,
Mains £11.95-£12.95

Our comments: Inform the staff that you are vegan. They can adapt most of the vegetarian dishes such as chimichangas to be suitable for vegans. A number of vegans who have eaten here have told us they have been impressed with the food.

Location:
On Church Street, near the cinema at the top of town.

Updated: 06/05/2017
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Sandwich Shop

20 Church Street
Monmouth
Monmouthshire
NP25 3BU
Tel: 01600 714361
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Opening Times:
Mon-Fri 9.15am-2.30pm,
Sat 10am-3pm

Number of Vegan dishes:
2+

Price:
Sandwiches £2.80-£3

Our comments: There are vegan options available. All the sandwiches are made to order, so they will not include any animal products, if requested. The hummus is suitable and it comes in sandwiches with salad, roasted peppers or falafel (vegan). There may also be salad or soup options. The staff are well aware of vegan requirements and happy to assist.

Location:
Next to the Savoy Theatre & Cinema, on Church Street, in Monmouth town centre.

Updated: 23/01/2017
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Pizza Restaurant

136 Monnow Street
Monmouth
Monmouthshire
NP25 3EN
Tel: 01600 719720
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Opening Times:
Mon-Sun 11.30am-11pm

Number of Vegan dishes:
3+ Starters, 1+ Main,
2 Desserts

Price:
Starters £2.90-£3.95.
Main £9.80-£11.45,
Desserts £3.65

Our comments: The Pianta pizza is vegan; this has no cheese and is topped with spinach, closed cup mushrooms, pine kernels, artichoke, tomato, chilli flakes & garlic oil and finished with rocket, extra virgin olive oil & fresh parsley. The pizza bases and tomato sauce are suitable so vegans can order other pizzas without animal product toppings. You can bring in your own vegan cheese to top pizzas, provided it is in a sealed pack, in date and with the date clearly visible. The other suitable dishes are the starters of dough balls or gluten free dough balls (if garlic butter is substituted with garlic or chilli oil), roasted tomatoes and marinated olives and the desserts of coconut delight and raspberry sorbet. The restaurants have full information on what ingredients are vegan so it may be possible to obtain other dishes by leaving out animal products. This information is available on their website.

Location:
Monmouth town centre.

Updated: 05/04/2017
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Bakery/Cafe

9 St Mary's Street
Monmouth
Monmouthshire
NP25 3DB
Tel: 01600 712083
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Opening Times:
Mon-Fri 7.30am-3.30pm, Sat 7am-3.30pm

Number of Vegan dishes:
2+

Price:
Most vegan cakes around £1

Our comments: There is a lovely selection of vegan cakes; the range changes from day to day but suitable options can include Viennese cream sandwich (without the chocolate on top), treacle tart, flapjacks and Viennese jam filled cupcakes. Most of the bread is vegan but check as the rolls may contain milk.

Location:
Near St Mary's Priory Church on the edge of Monmouth town centre.

Updated: 08/01/2017
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Health Food Shop

113 Monnow Street
Monmouth
Monmouthshire
NP25 3EG
Tel: 01600 715429

Opening Times:
Mon-Fri 9am-5.30pm,
Sat 9am-5pm

Our comments: This shop has a reasonable stock of vegan food, including refrigerated and frozen items.

Location:
Opposite the Robin Hood pub, on Monnow Street.

Updated: 10/01/2017
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