Veggie Grill – Awesome Vegan Food For a Reasonable Price


March 24, 2013 by danisdecadentdeals

Veggie Grill Sign

Veggie Grill Sign

I recently had the opportunity to visit the new Veggie Grill in Laguna Niguel for the grand opening and was quite excited to have the vegan food experience!  This restaurant provides great food for quite a reasonable price! I am personally not a Vegan and I do eat meat, but I love to have new experiences trying different foods, so when my friend/fellow blogger, Irene Yu from Yu Bargain Rockstar

rene & Dani enjoying a nice meal @ Veggie Grill

rene & Dani enjoying a nice meal @ Veggie Grill

invited me as her plus one as a guest blogger to a Yelp party, I happily accepted her invitation.:)  Veggie Grill is a place I have heard of in the past that I wanted to check out and I must say, I was quite excited that the new location was in Laguna Niguel. Laguna Niguel is located in South Orange County, California which was only 6 miles from my home.:) 

Grand opening champagne & yummy strawberry lemonade

Grand opening champagne & yummy strawberry lemonade

The Veggie Grill currently has 18 locations throughout Northern & Southern California as well as in Oregon & Washington. They have a 19th location opening soon in Encino, California. The Veggie Grill started in 2005 in West Hollywood, so expansion has been pretty amazing over the last 8 years!  The Veggie Grill offers delivery service through different companies from several of their locations. See website to see if a Veggie Grill near you offers delivery.

Uptown Nachos

Uptown Nachos

The menu at the Veggie Grill has many options including gluten-free & soy-free items.  For a starter, Irene & I tried the Uptown Nachos which had tortilla chips, chili, VG-cheese, corn, salsa, avocado, soy cream, and jalapenos. We were both not into spicy stuff, so we removed the jalapenos, but these nachos were fabulous…Now I must say, I am a huge cheese fanatic and this cheese was vegan, so it was nondairy, but I loved the flavor. I could not even tell it was made from soy.  The flavor was amazing and seemed just liked the cheese I would have on my normal plate of non-vegan nachos. All of the flavors blended together nicely and we enjoyed this appetizer in concurrence with our main course. 

Papa's Portobello Sandwich

Papa’s Portobello Sandwich

For our main course, we both ordered Papa’s Portobello which had Grilled mushroom, chopped tomato, basil & garlic pomodoro, caramelized onions, pesto, lettuce, red onion, & chipotle ranch. This was super yum!  We both loved this sandwich and it was surprisingly very filling!!

Awesome Friendly Staff with Vegan Carrot Cake!

Awesome Friendly Staff with Vegan Carrot Cake!

For desert we tried the carrot cake and the iced desert made from soy that totally tasted like ice cream.  The consistency on the iced desert was slightly different than ice cream, but was still super creamy and the carrot cake had fabulous flavor and the icing tasted like cream cheese.  We were quite impressed!

Soy frozen vegan desert

Soy frozen vegan desert

Of course since I am a deals/lifestyles page, I must share how awesome the prices were at the Veggie Grill!  Starters ranged between $2.25 & $7.95, soups & salads from $2.95 – $9.95, burgers, sandwiches & plates from $7.95-$9.95, & deserts from $1.95-$3.50 & kids meals for $5.95.  This place was very worth the value and the prices were very reasonable. I definitely recommend checking out the Veggie Grill if there is one local in your area or if you are travelling within California, Oregon, or Washington! 

Dani with her Papa's Portobello Sandwich & Vegan Mac & Cheese

Dani with her Papa’s Portobello Sandwich & Vegan Mac & Cheese

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27 thoughts on “Veggie Grill – Awesome Vegan Food For a Reasonable Price

  1. […] Veggie Grill is an awesome Vegan Restaurant that you should go check out. They are located in California, Oregon and Washington. Please read review to see why you should go here: Review on Veggie Grill […]

  2. Loretta says:

    Veggie Grill is one of my favorite places to eat!!! My daughter took me there for my birthday recently. We were introduced to them through a lunch that they provided to my husband’s company. It was amazing that the chicken-less sandwich tasted like real chicken! My favorite item on the menu is the All Hale Kale salad!

  3. I haven’t visited a vegan restaurant in years. This one sounds fun!

  4. teresa says:

    That looks so good, I am a vegetarian so it is right up my alley:) (one of those sayings that started somewhere not even sure what right up my alley means) (LOL)

  5. marknels01 says:

    I was a big meat and potatoes man until recently. This sounds like a great place.

  6. upliftingfam says:

    Those nachos look amazing. I want some. 🙂

  7. Looks like a good place to go if your vegetarian and in the area. The food looks tasty.

  8. Veronica says:

    Those vegan dishes look delicious!

  9. Heather Petersen says:

    The food looks really good. The place sounds great!

  10. Dov Shapira says:

    Yesterday, I brushed veggies with olive oil and coconut combined and grilled it. How yummy

  11. Looks so yummy!
    I really want to try that soy freeze vegan

  12. Rob says:

    This is not my kind of food.. I have tried it before, just not my style.

  13. Kevin Hardin says:

    That looks delish. Will keep that on my list if I am ever in that direction

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