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The Veg Box Cafe

17B Burgate, Canterbury CT1 2HG, England
+44 1227 456654
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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17B Burgate, Canterbury CT1 2HG, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Is our go-to restaurant when we’re in Canterbury. We haven’t even looked for another place to eat because we love the Veg Box so much. Located a couple minutes’ walk from the cathedral. Lots of indoor tables in a light, comfortable environment. Even have couches...More

Thank MyHobbyIsTravel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The veg box cafe is a must visit for all vegans, vegetarians and others who are fed up with traditional fried food and want to try something different and healthy. I was in a party of four for brunch; two of us chose the Buddha...More

Thank Robin J
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Good value and really interesting vegetarian and vegan food. Outstanding. Even the web site is inspiring.... nice staff, just fab!

Thank missnola459
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Great combination of tastes. Seasonal veg, informal atmosphere. Sunday roast, hot pot, Budda bowls, cakes, hot and cold drinks.

Thank Nicki W
Reviewed 12 October 2018

It was wonderful to be offered so many vegetarian/vegan dishes to choose from, unlike the ubiquitous risotto or pasta which is added almost as an afterthought at the bottom of the menu in most restaurants. I came recently with some non-veggie friends who enjoyed their...More

Thank erilyn625
Reviewed 9 October 2018

This is a great space to enjoy with friends or family, the problem is dragging yourself away!! Lots of choices of excellent salads and other wholesome meals. The soya milk Latte is excellent and sitting outside in the warmth of the autumn sun is just...More

Thank maggieyaxleysmith
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

This is a great place, especially if you are Vegan or Vegetarian. i enjoyed their Turmeric Late with Oat milk, plus the special of the day which was a delicious bean hot pot, served with rice. i asked for some fermented limes to be mixed...More

Thank BradMiaLola
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Every time I visit Canterbury I always pay a visit to the Veg Box. I love the choice of different vegan food, and love knowing my lunch is healthy, ethical and wholesome! The recent expansion shows there is a demand for this kind of food,...More

Thank biglizard99
Reviewed 18 September 2018

I've eaten here four times and the quality is always first class. The ambience of the place is always relaxing and the staff are very welcoming. I love the lentil salad.

Thank east15
Reviewed 15 September 2018

I spent an unexpected 4 days in Canterbury. I am on a really difficult diet, and could hardly believe my luck that the Veg Box Cafe existed in the centre of Canterbury! I ate so many different dishes from the cafe over the course of...More

Thank Lisa L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
09:00 - 16:00
08:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17B Burgate, Canterbury CT1 2HG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Canterbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 456654
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