Go to the main content Menu
Back
Food & Drink Chicago
VegOut Team VegOut Team

Your Vegan Guide to Chicago Restaurant Week

Restaurant Week in Chicago runs from January 24th to February 9th and offers prix fixe menus consisting of multi-course meals priced at $24 during brunch or lunch and $36 (and/or $48) for dinner (excluding beverages, tax, and gratuity). We gathered vegan eats for you and your friends to check out for this limited time!

ALTHEA

700 N Michigan Ave 7th floor, Chicago, IL 60611

Haven’t been to ALTHEA? Now is your chance to experience fine dining full of flavor! Choose a main such as the Chickpea Frittata (topped with green goddess dressing, crisp fuji apples, hemp seeds and locally grown Gotham Greens) or the Spicy Udon with Tempeh (shiitake mushrooms, toasted cashews, watermelon radish, bok choy and togarashi). The Kimchi Pancakes are perfect during brunch. And lets not forget dessert! Ask for the seasonal ice cream or cheesecake—we heard Chocolate Chestnut Cheesecake is on the menu! We recommend you make reservations.

Beatrix

Fulton, Oak Park, River North, and Streeterville

Beatrix is serving up a three-course vegan meal for dinner only! Start off with the Vegan Tomato Soup with ciabatta croutons followed by a comforting main dish of Vegan Truffled Mushroom Risotto (topped with toasted hazelnuts). For dessert, there’s Chia Pudding made with coconut milk and topped with pomegranate. Trivia question—did you know they have a vegan cookie on their regular menu?

Demera Ethiopian Restaurant

4801 N Broadway, Chicago, IL 60640

Haven’t had a chance to try Ethiopian Cuisine? Vegan options include the Beet Salad, a Vegetarian Messob for two (served with Injera) and an option of Basil-Lime Sorbet as dessert after dinner! What is a Vegetarian Messob? Fresh Ethiopian flatbread called Injera topped with your choice of 6 veggie dishes! Misir-Wat (red lentils stewed in berbere sauce), Kik-Alicha (split yellow peas stewed with onion, garlic and jalapenos) and Gomen (collard greens with onion, garlic and ginger) are some of the most popular items on the menu and yes, they are all vegan!

Pink Taco

431 N Wells St, Chicago, IL 60654

Need a quick vegan option for lunch? Pink Taco is serving up Guacamole and a Vegan Taco Bowl with grilled mushrooms, cilantro rice, squash & zucchini, a bean salad, salsa verde, pico and diced avocado for lunch only!! We'll take a Mint Lemonade on the side.

Vermilion

10 W Hubbard St, Chicago, IL 60654

Indian and Latin fusion cuisine from Vermilion has included vegan options on their menu for Chicago Restaurant Week! Vegan items include a Tomato Cauliflower Empanada (with mango pico de gallo) and Gobi Portuguese (cauliflower braised in goan gravy served with tomato rice).

VegOut Team

@vegoutmagazine

VegOut Magazine produces articles and other content for people interested in a plant-based lifestyle, including updates on the best vegan food and drinks in your area, nationwide news articles, upcoming things to do, and more.

Articles by VegOut Team

More from VegOut

See the article 10 gluten-free vegan snacks that’ll satisfy your cravings

10 Gluten-Free Vegan Snacks That’ll Satisfy Your Cravings

From dips and chips to popcorn and protein bars, these brands have you covered for your gluten-free snacking needs.

Tammie Ortlieb Tammie Ortlieb
Love Corn
Food & Drink
See the article new 144-seat vegan restaurant fancy plants kitchen to open in chicago

New 144-Seat Vegan Restaurant Fancy Plants Kitchen to Open in Chicago

A new all-vegan restaurant is opening in the Lincoln Park neighborhood!

Tammie Ortlieb Tammie Ortlieb
Fancy Plants
News
See the article beyond meat to offer free vegan chicken tenders this tuesday

Beyond Meat to Offer Free Vegan Chicken Tenders This Tuesday

In honor of National Chicken Tender Day, Beyond Meat is giving customers a chance to try their new plant-based tenders for free.

Allie Mitchell
Beyond Meat
News
See the article new vegan vendor opens at brooklyn’s dekalb market

New Vegan Vendor Opens at Brooklyn’s DeKalb Market

This new eatery is serving up plantain-based tacos, desserts, and more!

Kayla Pasko
Kelewele
News New York
See the article vegan meat brand ozo launches new chicken nuggets, meatballs, and more

Vegan Meat Brand OZO Launches New Chicken Nuggets, Meatballs, and More

New OZO products including frozen nuggets, meatballs, chicken patties, and fresh versions of the Smokehouse Burger and ground turkey are available this summer.

Tammie Ortlieb Tammie Ortlieb
OZO
News
See the article where to find vegan asian cuisine in denver

Where to Find Vegan Asian Cuisine in Denver

Wondering where to find vegan Asian cuisine in Denver? The metro area offers several super tasty options, such as City O’ City with their udon noodle bowl and V Revolution with plant-based dumplings. Just like the population, the vegan community is rapidly growing, and Denver’s restaurant scene has answered the call. Check out our list of top spots to find vegan Asian cuisine in Denver.

Mikel-Claire Mikel-Claire Penick
Vegan Asian Cuisine in Denver
Food & Drink
See the article new vegan, gluten-free ice cream shop to open in portland

New Vegan, Gluten-Free Ice Cream Shop to Open in Portland

Kate’s Ice Cream will be opening a brick-and-mortar scoop shop in North Portland.

Allie Mitchell
Kate's Ice Cream
News Portland
See the article barebells launches two vegan protein bar flavors

Barebells Launches Two Vegan Protein Bar Flavors

The popular protein bar brand is making their plant-based debut with the launch of Salty Peanut and Hazelnut Nougat flavors.

Allie Mitchell
Barebells
Sponsored News
See the article long john silver’s adds vegan seafood to its menu

Long John Silver’s Adds Vegan Seafood to Its Menu

Our vegan seafood dreams are coming true as the popular fast-food chain adds two plant-based items to the menu in partnership with Gathered Foods.

Kayla Pasko
Good Catch
News
See the article vegan chicken nuggets launch at costco in los angeles

Vegan Chicken Nuggets Launch at Costco in Los Angeles

Field Roast will offer an exclusive 24-ounce club pack at Costco stores in the Los Angeles metropolitan area!

Tammie Ortlieb Tammie Ortlieb
Field Roast Chicken Nuggets
News Los Angeles
See the article the 10 best vegan simmer sauce brands

The 10 Best Vegan Simmer Sauce Brands

These convenient simmer sauces were made for quick and easy plant-based cooking.

Anja Grommons Anja Grommons
Simply Organic Simmer Sauce
Food & Drink
See the article 11 vegan wedding gifts for the eco-conscious couple

11 Vegan Wedding Gifts for the Eco-Conscious Couple

Don’t let wedding season stress you out—this foolproof list of sustainable vegan wedding gifts has got you covered with ideas ranging from self-watering indoor gardens to chunky vegan blankets.

Natalie Brown Natalie Brown
Wonderful Wine Co.
Shopping

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