After the indulgence of Christmas, you might be looking to make a change and enjoy some new dishes – in which case, why not take part in Veganuary? This annual movement is a challenge to be vegan for the month of January, gives you a chance to explore food in a whole new way and try some interesting alternatives to your usual favourites!

While you might think you’d struggle to enjoy vegan food and drink in Devon – you’d be surprised how much you can find. If you’re visiting the county in January or you’re a vegan and you want to know where to go for the best food and drink, take a look at our suggestions for the best places to find vegan food and drink in Devon.


As you might expect from a city, there are a host of food and drink options in Exeter from familiar high street names to independent eateries all offering vegan options! Whether you want something quick, something special or something in between, there are loads of options to explore here.


Totnes is famous for being the home of the quirky and the trendy. A huge focus in the town is sustainability, so it’s no surprise that there are a host of vegan options and locally sourced food and drink available here.

The English Riviera

The English Riviera is one of the most popular places for holidays and breaks in Devon and as such, there are options for everyone at the eateries across the region. From hotel restaurants to chain options and more, you can find places serving vegan food and drink all over, especially in the larger places like Torquay.


If you’re in North Devon, make sure to visit Barnstaple. Historically it has always been North Devon’s biggest town and it has attracted both independent and high street businesses, with vegan options on their menus.


Like Exeter, Plymouth is a big city and has lots of options for all kinds of diets and preferences, all within beautiful historic surroundings. Whether you’re looking for sandwich options as a quick bite while exploring or something more hearty, there are endless options here.

Want to know more about Devon’s vegan options? Look below!