Foods


Here you will find specific vegan food sources in Dubai 🙂

  • vegan cheese: Lulu Hypermarket @ Barsha (esp. Daiya & Tofutti brands), BiOrganic @ Tecom (esp. Violife brand used by Freedom Pizza), Carrefour / Choithrams @ Greens (esp. Tofutti brand), Pure Vegan Love Market (online store for vegan cheese & bread) @ pureveganlove.com, Tidjoori @ tidjoori.ae (restaurant relocating), Waitrose (variety including Divina Teresa milky way range) @ Dubai Mall (esp.) / Dubai Marina Mall (sometimes), Spinneys (including Divina Teresa milky way range) @ Marina / Meadows / Umm Suqeim / Karama / Silicon Oasis,  Park n Shop @ JLT / DIP, Coyo @ Times Square (Saturday 9-3)
  • vegan butter: Waitrose (variety) esp. @ Umm Suqeim & Karama, Spinneys @ Dubai Mall (esp. Nuttlex)
  • vegan sour cream: Lulu Hypermarket (near dairy products) @ Barsha
  • vegan cream cheese: Park N Shop @ DIP, Choitrams @ Al Wasl Road (esp. tofutti), Pure Vegan Love Market (online store for vegan cheese & bread) @ www.pureveganlove.com
  • vegan pesto: Carrefour (esp. Bunalun Organic) @ MoE
  • vegan milk: Carrefour @ Marina, JBR, JLT, MoE, etc. / Spinneys @ Marina etc.
  • vegan yoghurt: esp. Alpro: Lulu Hypermarket @ Barsha / Waitrose @ Dubai Marina / Almaya @ JBR
  • vegan mayonnaise : Heinz Eggless Mayo @ Carrefour / Lulu / Choitrams @ esp. DIP
  • vegan ice cream: Organic Foods & Cafe @ esp. SZR – SoYeah / Nobo brand (aside from Sorbe, but watch the honey) @ Waitrose
  • vegan pizza: Amy’s Pizza (some gluten free, some with Daiya cheese, some with no cheese, mostly organic) @ Organic Foods & Cafe (esp. @ Greens) | Freedom Pizza restaurant @ many places esp. Marina | Papa Johns without cheese (bring vegan cheese or just use garlic dip) @ www.papajohns.ae
  • vegan mock meat: soy taco filling (e.g. Soy Taco) / soy sausage / soy ground / seitan / tofu pops / deli slices, sour supreme, dairy free butter (e.g. Pure Soya), veggie beef/chorizo/sausage/pepperoni/chick’n strips, tofu, sproutofu, Tofurky (tempeh strips), Yves, CLIF bars (organic high protein): Lulu Hypermarket @ Barsha | Spinneys @ Marina etc., Park n Shop @ JLT etc. | Linda McCartney brand: Geant @ IBM | Fry”s @ Choitrams
  • vegan mock chicken / mock duck: Al Maya Hypermarket @ Lamcy Plaza (same as Royal Orchid restaurant’s)
  • vegan shawarma: closest is Frankie Wraps from Tidjoori: http://tidjoorirestaurant.com/burger_sandwich.html
  • vegan burger: Tidjoori (few choices) @ http://tidjoorirestaurant.com/burger_sandwich.html | Kcal Healthy Fast Food restaurant (few choices) | Leopolds of London restaurant (quinoa sliders) | The Counter restaurant | Big Smoke Burger restaurant (classic veggie / signature with veggie patty)
  • tempeh (healthier fermented tofu): Tidjoori @ Marina, Waitrose @ Marina/Dubai Mall, Lulu Hypermarket @ Al Barsha/Arabian Centre (many types), Organic Foods & Cafe @ SZR/Jumeirah, Spinneys @ Umm Suqeim/Dubai Silicon Oasis
  • seitan / wheat gluten: Organic Foods & Cafe esp. @ SZR
  • peanut butter w sustainable palm oil / peanut butter w no palm oil: Lulu Hypermarket @ Barsha, BiOrganic @ Tecom (www.biorganicstore.com)
  • coconut sugar (one of the healthiest sugars): Organic Foods & Cafe (www.organicfoodsandcafe.com)
  • date syrup: Al Maya, Spinneys, etc.
  • tempeh starter: https://www.desertcart.ae/products/19152590-tempeh-starter-culture
  • vitamin B12 supplements (esp. chewables by Bluebonnet): almost any pharmacy
  • moringa: Life Pharmacy (grass powder / capsules) @ Marina / Wasl / victoriawhite9@verizon.net
  • kombucha: www.desertcart.ae/products/3709637-kombucha-starter
  • nutritional yeast: www.raw-bites.ae/product/nutritional-yeast / BiOrganic (www.biorganicstore.com) @ Tecom / Organic Foods & Cafe @ esp. SZR (www.organicfoodsandcafe.com) / Geant @ MoE (sometimes)
  • keffir (NO starter or probiotics): https://youtu.be/dRkhYeaJocQ (chilli pepper & any plant milk) / Organic Foods & Cafe <check & type suggestion> (www.organicfoodsandcafe.com)
  • jicama (potato-looking meat-tasting): Fruit & Vegetable Market (ask for ” fage’ “), Mina Market (AUH), Al Maya @ Satwa, Lulu Hypermarket @ Barsha, Chinese/Filipino supermarkets
  • wheat grass shots, juicer, trays, wheat (to grow) @ Farmer’s Market in Bay Avenue
  • acai powder: iHerb @ www.iherb.com (QBS474 for $5 off first order)
  • tinned jackfruit (for pulled jackfruit): Safestway @ SZR
  • vegan protein powder: Vega from iHerb @ www.iherb.com (QBS474 for $5 off first order)
  • high protein vanilla almond milk (So Delicious): Al Maya @ Marina, Lulu Hypermarket @ Barsha, Daily Gourment @ JBR Plaza, Farmer’s Garden @ Al Wasl
  • SoyaMeat (by Delmege): West Zone @ Karama
  • Eat Real’s Hummus/Quinoa/Lentil Chips: Al Maya Supermarket @ Marina / JBR, Lulu Hypermarket @ Barsha, Spinneys @ Marina / Uptown Mirdif, Choitrams
  • Beech’s Fine Chocolates Summer Strawberry Creams: Geant @ IBM  / Waitrose
  • Hunter’s Gourmet – organic (chia / quinoa / flax / cocoa / wheatgrass): Carrefour / Zoom in organic/diet section

 

 

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