Healthy, delicious, and cruelty-free. Your local vegan guide is here

by Zalan Nemeth

Are you feeling health-conscious? Do you lead a cruelty-free, vegan lifestyle? Or do you want to expand your culinary knowledge and experience something new? 

Whether you are looking for a quick vegan lunch to grab or a healthy brunch, we have composed a list for you to choose from.

Aalborg has plenty of places that offer healthy and delicious vegan options to those who crave it. We have done the research for you, and here are the very best options for you. 

VeganDóttir

This food truck is a hidden gem in the heart of Aalborg.

VeganDóttir offers excellent made from scratch dishes with local and pesticide-free ingredients, and everything on the menu is vegan! It is a nice and hyggelig trip to get there and provides a great, family-friendly place to dine at. They offer burgers, sandwiches, and salads, and they also offer menus, which include a dip and a drink of your choice, and fries, for only 145 kroner.

We tried the Greener Burger, made of brioche bun, sun dried tomato pesto, delicious homemade beetroot mayo, fresh salad, pickles, homemade patty, onion jam, and seasoned greens. If you get the chance, be sure to try their signature Icelandic cocktail sauce with your fries!

VeganDóttir
Hjulmagervej 58
9000 Aalborg

Restaurant ubat veggie

If you are looking for a luxurious and elegant dining experience, ubat veggie should be your go-to. They offer seasonal menus and use local ingredients to create excellent looking dishes and provide you with an exceptional dining experience.

The menus have to be ordered online (on their website) or on phone at least 48 hours before your reservation.

Their current menu is called “A trip in North Jutland” and costs 1000 kroner. Furthermore, if you have allergies, be sure to let them know along with your reservation, and the 48 hour requirement applies here, too.

Note: ubat veggie is currently closed and opens again this coming summer. 

ubat veggie
Vesterå 5
9000 Aalborg

WeFeat

Here is an offer you cannot refuse: Substitute your everyday morning coffee and breakfast with a healthy bowl. With a wide selection of bowls, WeFeat offers a breakfast full of vitamins and freshness to get you going for your day.

And you don’t have to stop there! You can treat yourself with their vegan rum balls, snicker balls, or rawcake as a dessert.

Not only does WeFeat offer organic dishes, if you wish to buy take-away, the materials they use for packaging are made of either biodegradable material or 100% recycled plastic.

WeFeat
Boulevarden 12
9000 Aalborg

Penny Lane

Craving a hygge brunch in the city center?

Penny Lane offers vegan brunches in a warm, welcoming, cozy place. Easily accessible in the heart of Aalborg on Boulevarden, you can enjoy a healthy brunch with your lovely companion for just 125 kroner per person.

If you would prefer a simple meal, Penny Lane also offers four different vegan salads with their cabbage and quinoa, hummus, bulgur or chickpea variants, as well as a hummus sandwich, each going for 99 kroner.

Penny Lane
Skipper Clements Gade 1a
9000 Aalborg

Nadias

If you are on the go, and want to grab a quick and healthy meal, this is the perfect option for you. Nadias have four stores in Aalborg and one in Nørresundby, so you can rest assured to be nearby one when you are out and about.

Not only is it easy to access, the options are also budget friendly with more than one options to choose from:

The vegan sandwich and vegan panini each go for 50 kroner. The sandwich has vegan cheddar cheese, grilled aubergines, grilled pepper, iceberg, hummus, and red pesto, whereas the panini includes vegan cheddar cheese, grilled aubergines, grilled peppers, tomato, and vegan chili mayo in a delicious panini bun.

Photo: Nadias

Nadias
Hobrovej 452, 9200 Aalborg SV
Kennedy Arkaden, 9000 Aalborg
Reberbansgade 12B, 9000 Aalborg
Østerågade 8, 9000 Aalborg
Vestergade 30, 9400 Nørresundby

Aktuel

Aktuel offers a yummy chickpea salad with baby spinach, baked tomatoes, red onion and citrus vinaigrette for 55 kroner.

You can also get homemade chips and roasted almonds, or hummus with sourdough bread for the same price of 55 kroner each.

Also, if you are just dipping your toes in the veggie-world, Aktuel has plenty of vegetarian options, including many versions of the Danish classic open-faced sandwiches: smørrebrød

Aktuel
Budolfi Pl. 4
9000 Aalborg