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Ultimate Vegan Guide to Disney California Adventure

California Adventure is pretty much the same as Disneyland, in the sense that, you might not expect them to have a lot of vegan food choices, but they actually do. Modifications may be necessary for some of them, but there are a lot more options than just salads and fruit cups. And just remember, if you’re ever unsure about a certain item, just be sure to check with a cast member, or check labels.

 

Adorable Snowman Frosted Treats

  •     It’s Lemon! Cup (Regular/Large) – non-dairy lemon soft serve
  •     It’s Lemon! Cone (Regular/Large) – non-dairy lemon soft serve
  •     Pixar Pier Frosty Parfait – non-dairy lemon soft serve with blue raspberry swirl

 

Alfresco Tasting Terrace

No vegan options

Angry Dogs

No vegan options

Award Wieners

  • Portobello Mushroom Philly – marinated and grilled Portobello mushrooms, onions, and bell peppers topped with pepper jack cheese; with filmstrip fries
    • Necessary modification(s): request no bun and no cheese
  • Filmstrip Fries

 

Bayside Brews

  • Mickey Mouse Pretzel

 

Boardwalk Pizza & Pasta

  • Custom vegan pizza upon request
  • Boardwalk Field Greens – fresh greens topped with tomatoes, blue cheese, cucumbers, dried cranberries, caramelized pecans, golden raisins, and a basil vinaigrette
    • Necessary modification(s): request no cheese and no pecans
  • Side Salad
    • Necessary modification(s): request no cheese
  • Whole Fruit

 

Carthay Circle Lounge

  • Carthay Summer Hummus – pickled artichokes, baby squash, and roasted peppers with garlic naan
    •  Necessary modification(s): request no butter on the naan
  • Summer Garden Roll – hummus, Portobello mushrooms, red peppers, and dragon sauce
    • Necessary modification(s): request no sauce

 

Carthay Circle Restaurant

  • Chef can make vegan options upon request

 

Churro Carts

No vegan options

Clarabelle’s Hand Scooped Ice Cream

  • Hand-dipped Ice Cream Bars – choice of ice cream bar flavor, chocolate coating, and toppings of choice
    • Necessary modification(s): choose mixed berry sorbet bar with no coating or toppings
  • Mangonada – two scoops of mango sorbet layered with chamoy sauce, fresh mango chunks, chili-lime seasoning, and lime juice

 

Cocina Cucamonga Mexican Grill

  • Cocina Bowl – bowl with choice of marinated steak, pineapple achiote-marinated pork, citrus-marinated chicken, or potato cakes with cotija cheese, roasted Anaheim peppers, cilantro-lime rice, epazote black beans, queso fresco, roasted corn, and cucumber-tomato slaw
    • Necessary modification(s): request no meat or potato cakes, and no cheese
  • Chips and Salsa – house-made tortilla chips with salsa
  • Guacamole with Chips – avocado, roasted Anaheim peppers, onion, tomato, cilantro, and lime; served with house-made tortilla chips
  • Ensalada de Frutas – seasonal fruit selection with chamoy and chili-lime salt

 

Corn Dog Castle

No vegan options

Cozy Cone Motel

Cozy Cone 1:

No vegan options

Cozy Cone 2:

No vegan options

Cozy Cone 3:

  • Vegetarian Chili Cone Queso – with vegetarian chili, cheddar cheese, and corn chips served in a bread cone
    • Necessary modification(s): request no cheese and ask for it to be served in a cup
  • Fillmore’s Fuelin’ Groovy Pomegranate Limeade
  • Fillmore’s Fuelin’ Groovy All Natural Lemonade

 

Cozy Cone 4:

  • Minute Maid Frozen Lemonade
  • Minute Maid Frozen Lemonade in a Souvenir Cup – includes Minute Maid Frozen Lemonade at time of purchase

 

Cozy Cone 5:

No vegan options

Fairfax Market

  • Assorted Whole Fruits
  • Assorted Chips
  • Hummus – with snap peas and tomatoes
  • Guacamole and Chips
  • Pickles
  • GoGo squeeZ

 

Fiddler, Fifer, & Practical Café

Has all standard Starbuck options; Google “vegan at Starbucks” or check out @veganstarbucks for reference

  • Berry Bowl
  • Seedless Grapes

 

Fillmore’s Taste-In

  • Assorted Whole Fruits
  • Assorted Chips
  • Pickles

 

Flo’s V8 Café

No vegan options

Fruit Carts

  • Assorted Fruits

 

Ghirardelli Soda Fountain and Chocolate Shop

  • Marina Raspberry Sorbet Sundae – raspberry sorbet and handmade dark chocolate hot fudge topped with whipped cream and an Intense Dark 72% Twilight Delight Chocolate
    • Necessary modification(s): request no fudge or whipped cream; can substitute these each with crushed pineapple, strawberry topping, or crushed almonds
  • Tea (Small/Medium/Large) – choose from breakfast blend, jasmine green, Moroccan mint, or chamomile lemon

 

Jack-Jack Cookie Num Nums

  • Vanilla Almond Milk
  • Soy Milk

 

Lamplight Lounge

  • Impossible Burger

 

Lemonade Carts

  • Minute Maid Soft Frozen Lemonades

 

Lucky Fortune Cookery

  • Asian Rice Bowl (Tofu) – tofu served with steamed rice, seared Asian vegetables, and your choice of sauce: Mandarin orange, spicy Korean, Thai coconut curry, or teriyaki
    • Necessary modification(s): choose Thai coconut curry sauce
  • Harryhausen’s Chilled Noodle Salad – chilled iridescent noodles, herbaceous preserved plants, sweet and spicy vinaigrette, crushed and toasted peanuts with mint, Thai basil, and shredded daikon and carrots
  • Edamame – lightly salted and served chilled
  • Fresh Mango Slices

 

Mendocino Terrace

No vegan options

Pacific Wharf Café

  • Side of Fruit
  • Grapes
  • Sourdough Loaf – freshly-baked sourdough loaf
  • Sourdough Round – freshly-baked sourdough round
  • LAY’S Classic Potato Chips

 

Paradise Garden Grill

  • Ensalada de Frutas – jicama, watermelon, cucumber, pineapple, and mango with chile-lime salt and chamoy
  • Agua de Jamaica Slush – sweet hibiscus tea slush

 

Popcorn Carts

  • Popcorn

 

Poultry Palace

No vegan options

Pretzel Carts

  • Mickey Mouse Pretzel

 

Rita’s Baja Blenders

  • The Tropicool (Lemon-Lime or Strawberry) – non-alcoholic

 

Schmoozies!

  • Lavender Lemonade – cool and refreshing, served with a glow cube
  • Mango Madness – mangos, peaches, banana, and low-fat yogurt blended with orange, pineapple, guava, and passion fruit juices
    • Necessary modification(s): request it be made without yogurt
  • Berry Schmoozie – blackberries, raspberries, peaches, and low-fat yogurt, blended with strawberry and pineapple juices
    •  Necessary modification(s): request it be made without yogurt
  • Strawberry Banana Sensation – strawberries, banana, and low-fat yogurt blended with strawberry-pineapple juice
    • Necessary modification(s): request it be made without yogurt

 

Señor Buzz Churros

No vegan options

Smokejumpers Grill

  • BBQ Jackfruit Sandwich – with bear paw slaw, house-made sweet pickles, and crispy onions on toasted ciabatta; served with choice of waffle-cut fries or onion rings
    • Necessary modification(s): request to replace ciabatta with regular hamburger bun; choose waffle fries for side
  • Side of Waffle Fries
  • Seasonal Lemonade featuring Odwalla – sweet tea lemonade

 

Sonoma Terrace

No vegan options

Studio Catering Co.

  • The Most Dangerous Tacos in the Galaxy – barbacoa beef tacos with green onion slaw, purple cabbage, pickled onions, habanero salsa, and green tortillas
    • Necessary modification(s): request off-the-menu grilled cauliflower to replace the beef

 

Turkey Leg Carts

No vegan options

Wine Country Trattoria

  • Rustic Bruschetta – roasted artichokes, mushrooms, sun-dried tomatoes, and caramelized onions on crostini with paprika oil and Parmesan
    • Necessary modification(s): request no cheese
  • Spaghetti Aglio Olio – lightly tossed with seasonal vegetables, garlic, chili flakes, and lemon oil

 

Symphony Barnes

@symphonybarnes

Symphony is a Southern California native who is passionate about health and wellness. She enjoys writing, living in California, and sharing her vegan lifestyle. Symphony graduated from Pepperdine University with a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism.

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