Take 5: Plant-based pleasures

Vegan and veggie menus worth hunting out

Entry No. 23 Mint Room – Bristol (pictured)
No passport is required to take a veggie tour of the Indian subcontinent at Mint Room’s Bristol outpost.

Entry No. 26 The Olive Tree Restaurant
Chris Cleghorn applies his exceptional skills to deliver exquisite vegetarian and vegan tasting menus at Bath’s new Michelin starred venue.

Entry No. 27 Acorn Restaurant
A fresh and inventive take on vegan dining rewrites the rules on gourmet cooking sans-meat.

Entry No. 79 Rock Salt Cafe
Dave Jenkins’ pan-global cooking also comes in vegan flavour. A tasting menu includes the likes of smoked and grilled watermelon, and jackfruit bao buns.

Entry No. 11 Lucknam Park Hotel & Spa
Hywel Jones’ Michelin-starred skills are showcased in a stellar vegetarian tasting menu and vegan lunches at the country house hotel.

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may, 2024


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