Go to the main content Menu
Back
Food & Drink Los Angeles
Allie Mitchell Allie Mitchell Allie Mitchell

Where to Find Vegan Flan in Los Angeles

Stop by one of these spots to grab a slice or two of vegan flan!

This delightful dish has quite an extensive history, but it’s most widely recognized as a sweet caramel custard dessert most popular in Spain, Mexico, and Latin America. Flan is traditionally made using eggs and milk—but leave it to us plant-eaters to find a way to veganize it! These vegan and vegan-friendly restaurants have mastered the sweet, decadent flavor and light, creamy texture of this iconic dessert. But beware, this article may cause you to drool! Here’s where to find vegan flan in Los Angeles.

Saigon Vegan Restaurant

Garden Grove

In case you missed it, Orange County’s Inner Peace Cafe changed names to Saigon Vegan Restaurant—but don’t worry, they’re still serving up the same amazing dishes! Their Fabulous Flan is composed of house-made creamy custard with drool-worthy coffee caramel sauce. It makes for a great ending to one of their flavorful entrees like Chicken Curry Stew, Radiant Ragu, and Pad Thai.

Saigon Vegan Restaurant

Photo credit: @spiceislandvegan on Instagram

El Cocinero Restaurant

Van Nuys

El Cocinero Restaurant is the perfect answer to all your Mexican food cravings. They’ve got tacos, burritos, nachos, bowls, aguas frescas, and flan. Their authentic-tasting flan slices are light, sweet, and creamy—just how we like it!

El Cocinero Restaurant

Photo credit: @vegansfrommars on Instagram

Soy Concha Bakery

Santa Ana

You might know Soy Concha Bakery for their bright and colorful vegan conchas, but did you know they also stock slices of flan and tres leches? Score! Pro tip: Enjoy your slice of flan with a glass of vegan horchata or champurrado. You’ll thank us later!

Soy Concha Bakery

Aguas Veganas

Pop-Up

The vegan flan from Aguas Veganas pairs perfectly with their light and refreshing aguas frescas. If you think you’ll love the dessert as much as we do, you might as well just place an order for a full-size version!

Aguas Veganas

Chicana Vegana

Fullerton

If you want to try Mexican food with a California twist, head to Chicana Vegana! For the main course, we recommend ordering the Cali Bae-rito or Loaded Nachos with extra guac. For dessert? FLAN! Yep, you guessed it—this female-owned restaurant offers vegan flan that will blow your mind!

Chicana Vegana

Delicias Bakery and Some

Highland Park

Vegan-Friendly

From pan dulce, cakes, and aguas frescas to tortas, queso fresco, and elote, this family-owned shop has something for every occasion and craving. Delicias Bakery and Some’s Nuestro Flan Vegano (or vegan flan) is gluten-free, soy-free, and melt-in-your-mouth delicious! Pick up a single-serving container of this classic dessert or place an order for a large version to share with the fam.

Delicias Bakery

Mama’s Tamales

Westlake

Vegan-Friendly

What’s our motto when we visit this restaurant? “Come for the tamales, stay for the flan!” Mama’s Tamales is run by a wonderful family with recipes that will elevate your palate to a different dimension, and picking up their vegan flan is a must anytime we’re in the area.

Mama's Tamales

Allie Mitchell

@alliemitch

Allie is a writer, musical theatre performer, yoga instructor, and walking vegan restaurant directory. On any given day, you can catch her making tofu scramble, scouring Trader Joe’s for new plant-based products, or watching The Lizzie McGuire Movie! Visit her website at alexandrammitchell.com.

Articles by Allie
Allie Mitchell

More from VegOut

See the article ann arbor, michigan encourages residents to adopt plant-based diets

Ann Arbor, Michigan Encourages Residents to Adopt Plant-Based Diets

Ann Arbor’s A2Zero Carbon-Neutrality Plan calls for promoting plant-rich diets within the community.

Anja Grommons Anja Grommons
Ann Arbor
News
See the article rza teams up with violife to award five black-owned restaurants $100k

RZA Teams up with Violife to Award Five Black-Owned Restaurants $100K

The new grant program aims to make plant-based eating more accessible, affordable, and delicious in local communities.

Kayla Pasko
RZA
News
See the article starbucks is testing vegan whipped cream at two seattle locations

Starbucks Is Testing Vegan Whipped Cream at Two Seattle Locations

We’re crossing our fingers it launches nationwide!

Allie Mitchell Allie Mitchell
Starbucks
News
See the article the best store-bought vegan pumpkin spice coffee creamers

The Best Store-Bought Vegan Pumpkin Spice Coffee Creamers

You need these festive non-dairy coffee creamers in your autumn morning routine.

Anja Grommons Anja Grommons
Laird Superfood
Food & Drink
See the article this multivitamin was made specifically for plant-based diets

This Multivitamin Was Made Specifically for Plant-Based Diets

This supplement was made specifically for plant-based eaters.

Anja Grommons Anja Grommons
Hippo7
Sponsored Shopping
See the article 30 vegan pumpkin products to try this fall

30 Vegan Pumpkin Products to Try This Fall

You won’t want to miss these vegan pumpkin-flavored products!

Allie Mitchell Allie Mitchell
Laird Superfood
Food & Drink
See the article orlando’s top 10 vegan desserts

Orlando’s Top 10 Vegan Desserts

Central Florida has a sweet tooth, and we’re not complaining.

Allison van Tilborgh Allison van Tilborgh
Winter Park Biscuit Co
Food & Drink
See the article where to get impossible chicken nuggets

Where to Get Impossible Chicken Nuggets

Offering everything from sausage to beef, Impossible Foods recently added a new product to their lineup—Impossible Chicken Nuggets!

Natalie Brown Natalie Brown
Impossible Chicken Nuggets
Food & Drink
See the article la’s honeybee burger is opening a location in new york city

LA’s Honeybee Burger Is Opening a Location in New York City

The LA-based vegan burger joint is expanding on the East Coast!

Allie Mitchell Allie Mitchell
Honeybee Burger
News New York
See the article fifth annual lancaster, pennsylvania vegfest takes place this weekend

Fifth Annual Lancaster, Pennsylvania VegFest Takes Place This Weekend

The Pennsylvania festival is back for two days of vegan fun September 18-19.

Cayla White
Lancaster VegFest
Things To Do
See the article women-owned vegan cafe and grocery store opens in greenpoint, brooklyn

Women-Owned Vegan Cafe and Grocery Store Opens in Greenpoint, Brooklyn

Grab your morning espresso and a snack or two at Brooklyn’s newest plant-based concept!

Kayla Pasko
GreenPot
News New York
See the article this instant vegan coffee creamer is perfect for your busy morning

This Instant Vegan Coffee Creamer Is Perfect for Your Busy Morning

Laird Superfood makes convenient and nutritious coffee creamers in a handful of delicious flavors!

Allie Mitchell Allie Mitchell
Laird Superfood Creamer
Sponsored Food & Drink

Newsletter

We’ll keep you updated on new information,
upcoming events, and the best deals in your area.

By signing up you agree to receive emails from VegOut Magazine
and accept our terms of use, privacy policy, and cookie policy.

Subscribe Now

Get the premier vegan food and lifestyle magazine delivered to your door (or inbox!)
Order the magazine!
Awards Issue
The Wellness Issue
The Holiday Issue 2020

Navigation

Awards Issue

Subscribe Now

Order the magazine!
Close

Filters

Cities

The Most

Writer