After every week in Mexico’s colourful 2nd town of Guadalajara, we discovered it tricky to go away at the back of the gorgeous and bountiful Tapatío tradition and delicacies. Those vegan eats in Guadalajara have been simply a number of the highlights from our contemporary travel to a town that’s remarkably simple to peer via foot and via Uber. Mix the wealthy native delicacies with a temperate local weather, a vulnerable foreign money and an total dearth of visitors and you have got one in all our favourite locations in North The united states. Believe skipping the coast and heading inland to Guadalajara for a in reality native revel in of Mexican delicacies and tradition.
En path to the Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla Guadalajara Global Airport
Attractiveness abounds in Guadalajara, Mexico
By way of Libertdad at Mercado Mexico, Guadalajara, Mexico
Our favourite position to consume in Guadalajara. Dishes are hand made via this small staff who previously operated a meals truck earlier than transferring to the Comedor 20 meals courtroom. In March of 2017 they relocated to Mercado Mexico, a high-end and notable meals courtroom in Guadalajara. One among only some vegan puts in Guadalajara to provide breakfast (L. a. Flaca has began to provide breakfast as smartly), you’ll be able to’t cross fallacious with any of the normal dishes on their menu. We steadily selected to start out our day with their Lonches Bañados and Chilaquiles con Tofu Revueltos. For some other conventional Mexican breakfast we additionally love their Molletes con Chorizo de Quinoa. Later within the day they do a stellar Enchiladas de Cebolla con Queso and Tacos No Fish (de Coliflor). The outstanding meals and pleasant folks at El Vegano made this our common prevent in Guadalajara. Be affected person, because it’s a small operation and the meals is made to reserve it should take a little of time nevertheless it’s smartly definitely worth the wait.
El Vegano gives each native and Italian dishes. We most effective attempted the native choices – all of which we extremely counsel.
Vegan Chilaquiles con Tofu Revueltos – contemporary tortilla chips cooked in tomato sauce crowned with crema and crumbled cheese served with tofu scramble and beans.
Vegan Lonches Bañados – French bread full of mushrooms and bathed in sauce and baked, crowned with cremas and avocado. Backside proper, Vegan Molletes and Vegan Chilaquiles con Tofu Revueltos.
Vegan Cauliflower “Fish” Tacos (Tacos no fish, de coliflor), Vegan Cheese and Onion Enchiladas (enchiladas de cebolla con queso) and Vegan Hibiscus Flautas (flautas de jamaica) from the lunch and dinner menu.
Vegan Tacos No Fish (de Coliflor), battered and fried cauliflower with pickled cucumber, cabbage slaw and a smoky crema. Completely filled with taste and texture.
deal with: Mercado Mexico [view map]
L. a. Flaca
Vegan Sopes from L. a. Flaca, we sampled each taste – our favorites have been the Tofu en Salsa Verde and Rajas con Crema. Loved with vegan Micheladas.
Opened in 2016, L. a. Flaca is fully vegan and very easily positioned simply off of Chapultepec. This small position has a pleasant vibe, outdoor seating, loose wifi and a compact menu. The highlights have been their takes on two native soups, Setas en su Jugo and Pozole. We attempted all 5 in their sopes (additionally to be had as tacos or tostadas), some have been remarkable whilst others have been distinctly under-seasoned. L. a. Flaca is easily price a seek advice from, however has the possible to be even higher. Chill out and revel in your meals with an ice chilly Michelada.
See lunch/dinner menu (as of February 2017) right here.
At L. a. Flaca the Vegan Setas en su Jugo (backside proper) and Vegan Pozole (best proper) highlighted the powerful flavors and contemporary components of the native Tapatío delicacies.
Vegan Enmoladas (enchiladas in mole), Vegan Torta Ahogado (mushroom sandwich bathed in tomato sauce) and Vegan Arroz con Leche y Coco Rallado (rice pudding) for dessert.
Sopes with Vegan Chorizo con Papas (vegan chorizo and potatoes)
L. a. Flaca
deal with: Avenida Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla 1500, Guadalajara 44600 [view map]
Tía Ofe Pozole
Vegan Menudo at Tía Ofe Pozole, made with mushrooms as an alternative of tripe, served with dried oregano and contemporary tortillas.
A tiny, acquainted native vegan eatery midway between Chapultepec and the previous the city. The menu is proscribed, the meals is easily seasoned and the carrier is brisk. Pozole and Menudo are the specialties at Tía Ofe Pozole. This small hollow within the wall eating place on a hectic boulevard gives original, unfussy native flavors. All dishes are to be had for takeaway and at the weekends in addition they make tamales. The salty and strong menudo has a name as an excellent hangover dish. Since conventional menudo is made with tripe, we have been keen to take a look at a vegan model (the use of mushrooms) at Tía Ofe Pozole. General it was once a novel and stress-free meal.
Tía Ofe Pozole has a small, conventional and completely vegan menu that incorporates Vegan Pozole (best) and Vegan Menudo (backside) paired with the normal condiments.
Tía Ofe Pozole
deal with: Enrique Díaz de León 220, Guadalajara 44100 [view map]
This fully vegan taco meals truck has a semi-perminant location with eating tables. Easiest reached via automotive and clear of the primary strolling middle of Guadalajara, Gani Tacofu is from the afternoon in the course of the night. It is rather a lot price a seek advice from for a past due night time snack. Once we visited they presented Nine kinds of vegan taco fillings – most commonly mushroom, soy and gluten based totally – however have since added extra taco choices together with hamburgers to their menu. Conventional salsas and condiments are to be had for garnish. Gani fu is blank, smartly priced and actually stress-free. In addition they make their very own tortillas. On the time of our seek advice from tacos have been MX$15 every however costs have lately higher rather.
Gani Tacofu is a blank and trendy vegan meals truck with a easy menu and contemporary, obviously categorised condiments.
Order, take a bunch and wait. Tacos are affordable so check out a wide range!
At Gani their vegan tacos are most commonly constructed from mushrooms, soy and seitan. Since our seek advice from (February 2017) they have got expanded their menu.
Gani TacoFu or Gani Fu
deal with: Avenida Circunvalacion 175 [view map]
Vegan Bageri- Panadería
Vegan Bageri is a vegan bakery positioned in southern Zapopan, a suburb of Guadalajara, on the subject of the Expo Heart and preferably reached via Uber or taxi. They’re open 6 days every week (closed Sundays) and their variety varies on a daily basis. Their costs are remarkable given the standard and the dimensions of the pastries. They distribute to numerous shops and eating places round Guadalajara and in addition promote without delay from their bakery in Zapopan. They provide a lovely number of Latin and Ecu taste pastries and breads. On our seek advice from, costs ranged from MX$Nine-20 in keeping with piece. For those who get an opportunity, check out their Conos de Coco…oh so excellent!
Rol Especial MX$20 (this was once their chocolate and orange cinnamon roll)
Orejita MX$18 (often referred to as a Palmera or Palmier)
Bigotes MX$17 (a croissant with a chocolate-hazelnut filling)
Conchitas MX$14 (incessantly known as a Pan Dulce in america)
Granadas MX$14 (known as such for its resemblance to a pomegranate, full of chocolate)
Best row: Vegan Orejitas, Vegan Bigotes de Avellana, Vegan Delicias de Chocolate; Heart row: Vegan Roles de Canela Glaseados, Vegan Brownies, Vegan Galletones de Plátano con Chispas; Backside row: Vegan Barrita de Linaza, Vegan Conchitas, Vegan Semitas con Piloncillo
We additionally attempted the Conos de Crema de Coco via Vegan Bageri at El Vegano. It’s a wealthy and decadent puff pastry cone full of thick coconut cream custard. It’s a vegan model of an ordinary native dessert.
Conos de Crema de Coco, puff pastry cone full of thick coconut cream custard, and a number of chocolates from Vegan Bageri in Zapopan – not up to $1/piece.
Vegan Bageri- Panadería
deal with: Montemorelos 50-A, Colonia Loma Bonita, Zapopan 45086 [view map]
PIAF Reposteria has a location in Zapopan and incessantly sells in in style markets and fairs. Their chocolates are vegan, gluten-free and use selection sugars and sugar substitutes.
PIAF has a brick and mortar location in Zapopan as smartly their pop-up stalls at more than a few markets right through Guadalajara. Their bakery is fully vegan and gluten-free.Those selection cakes are nice for someone in search of vegan chocolates without a added sugars or gluten-free choices. We attempted more than a few flavors in their donuts and particularly loved the matcha one.
Their Donas Horneadas (baked donuts) are petite however strangely wealthy, Matcha was once our favourite.
deal with: Avenida Guadalupe 4277, Zapopan 45040 [view map]
Along with the vegan eats in Guadalajara that we’ve got featured, there may be a vital selection of vegan & vegetarian (lacto-ovo) eating places scattered right through the town. We discovered a couple of eating places with vegan-friendly menus and in case you are at ease ordering in Spanish you’ll be able to in finding much more choices. For lodging, probably the most walkable neighborhoods are the ones surrounding Chapultepec Road. Town is well obtainable from the airport by means of Uber or taxi and whilst we loved strolling in Guadalajara, Uber supplies the most suitable choice for seeing and sampling the most efficient this town has to provide. On reasonable our Uber rides price us not up to $2(US) in keeping with journey and our automobiles have been at all times blank and our drivers skilled.
Have you ever been to Guadalajara, Mexico and attempted any of the eating places discussed?