Vegan Guide to Zug
Updated: Apr 6
Only a short journey from Zurich will take you to the charming city of Zug with its vast lake and mountain views. Of course, no trip is complete without sampling the local culinary delights.Thanks to Zug Tourism for your helpful insights. Check out our top picks:
As one of the chefs of this elegant restaurant is vegan themselves you are sure to find some top-notch plant-based dishes. Highlights of our visit included wild garlic ravioli with fresh truffles and a Planted. chicken Kashmiri curry. So creative and absolutely flavour packed. One of our top recommendations!
Located at: General-Guisan-Strasse 6
A bustling 8'500m2 indoor market hall packed with food and market stalls. We hit up some mezze action at Lekkeray who served up some winning homemade falafel and silky smooth hummus as part of a colourful mezze tellers. Next up was a super 'meaty' tasting vegan burger via 'Kolins Kitchen' served with proper thick cut chips. Then udon noodles in a generous umami broth from 'Nana T Nana Ramen' and customised Hawaiian bowls topped with tofu from Paia Poke. The market has an arty industrial vibe and great atmosphere. The perfect lunch and dinner location. Located at Zählerweg 5, 6300 Zug.
100% vegan, raw organic chocolate shop. All well as having a huge array of homemade chocolates they also serve hot drinks and their coffee-cashew raw cake is pure bliss. Currently renovations taking place so make sure to check opening times before you visit. Online orders via their e-shop also possible.
Located: Aegeristrasse 8
Don't let the name put you off. This trendy fast food eatery boosts an impressive 5 vegan burger options, including a vegan bacon burger, beetroot burger and BBQ jackfruit burger. Gotthardstrasse 2 (in Metalli) .
Cha Cha Thai Contemporary Thai cuisine with funky eclectic interior. Menu clearly labelled with vegan options such as crispy tofu, summer rolls, mango-avocado salad, warming soups and our favourite red and green coconut curries. Extensive cocktail menu also available. Industriestrasse 13C (in Metalli)
Dean & David
Fresh and natural ingredients, free from preservatives and prepared by hand.The menu features vegan Thai curry, falafel-hummus bowls, wraps, toasted sandwiches, chia pudding, power balls, smoothies and cold-pressed juices. Baarerstrasse 36