Takeaway chains

The following is a list of chains that have vegan friendly food throughout New Zealand. See the website for each place to find locations.

Lord of the Fries

Absolutely everything is vegan!!!! Like...EVERYTHING! In Auckland, Wellington, Queenstown

Food Type: Burgers

Website: https://www.lordofthefries.co.nz/

Burger Fuel

They now have 3 awesome vegan burger options as well as sides and shakes:

  • ALTERNATIVE MUSCLE (VEGAN) Alternative Meat Co. Patty, vegan provolone, sandwich pickles, Dijon mustard and BurgerFuel Vegan Aioli
  • V8 VEGAN Crumbed pumpkin, carrot, chickpea and ginger bites, vegan provolone, miso pea mash, gratedbeetroot w/chia, salad, relish and BurgerFuel Vegan Aioli
  • COMBUSTION TOFU Organic tofu, teriyaki sauce, peanut sauce, avocado, salad, relish and free range BurgerFuel Aioli on a mini wholemeal bun. Switch to BurgerFuel Vegan Aioli to make it vegan
They also do soy thick shakes. More info on their vegan options available from the website here.

Food Type: Burgers

Website: https://www.burgerfuel.com/nz

Coffee Club

Lots of yummy looking options popping up on the menu! Do not discriminate with pricing, very reasonable compared to non-vegan options. At the time of writing the following were available:

  • Potato & Herb Vegan Rosti Stack - With basil & cashew pesto, baby spinach, balsamic mushrooms, smashed avo & peas
  • Breakfast Smoothie Bowl - Toasted muesli, banana, sliced almonds, coconut chips, pumpkin seeds. Choose between tropical mango coconut or chocberry coconut
  • Potato, Mushroom & Onion Relish Pizza - Sage & onion relish, vegan cheese, potato, mushrooms, red onion, rosemary, baby spinach
  • Loaded Veggie Ciabatta - Toasted ciabatta, balsamic mushrooms, sage & onion relish, roasted red capsicum, baby spinach, vegan cheese.
  • Grilled Pest Bruschetta -Toasted sourdough, basil & cashew pesto, tomato, red onion, avocado, balsamic drizzle
  • Tofu with Asian Slaw - Crisp tofu tossed in fiery sauce, Asian slaw, fried shallots, crunchy rice noodles, coriander, mint, thai basil dressing

Food Type: Cafe

Website: https://www.thecoffeeclub.co.nz/

Coffee Culture

  • MOCKCHICKEN BAGEL (VEGAN) - A plant based chicken style pattie with crunchy cos, melted dairy free cheese, relish & vegan garlic aioli.
  • Lots and lots of cabinet food and baking that is vegan
  • PUMPKIN & COCONUT CREAM SOUP (VEGAN | GF) A creamy pumpkin & coconut soup. Filled with goodness from the Little Bone Broth Veggie broth. Served with a slice of crusty toasted sourdough bread

Currently most stores are in Christchurch region plus Timaru, Hamilton, Dunedin.

Food Type: Cafe

Website: http://coffeeculture.co.nz/

Hell Pizza

A huge collection of 8 exciting options, as well as “create your own” with up to 8 toppings and a kids option. Vegan nuggets and garlic bread also available, as well as sorbets and an ice cream sandwich

Food Type: Pizza

Website: https://hellpizza.com/nz/

Dominos Pizza

Dominos pizza have introduced a large vegan range of pizzas as well as garlic bread and vegan cheesy garlic bread.

Food Type: Pizza

Website: https://www.dominos.co.nz/

Mad Mex

Due to the nature of the type of food here, it means lots of the options can be made vegan. Awesome nutrition calculator to make life easier when trying to decide. Currently in Auckland, Hamilton, Tauranga, New Plymouth, Wellington, and Christchurch

Food Type: Mexican

Website: http://www.madmex.co.nz/


A really easy go-to for a quick delicious lunch, kumara + lentil rosti’s, falafels and sometimes some other specials come up like a polenta one, and black bean patties. Stuffed full of salad, and and goodies like nuts and seeds can be added too.

Food Type: Sandwiches/Salads

Website: www.pitapit.co.nz


All breads are vegan except the Italian herbs + cheese, the wrap may contain traces of milk.
Veggie patty and veggie delight are both vegan, otherwise a big salad sub is a go-to.
Sauces: Please note, nothing is mentioned about honey so best to ask. Seeded Mustard
Smoky BBQ Sauce
Smoky Tomato Chutney
Sweet Chilli Sauce
Habanero Hot Sauce
Cranberry Relish
Smoothies also appear to be vegan, however honey not specified

Food Type: Sandwiches/Salads

Website: www.subway.co.nz


Many vegan options, clearly specified on every menu. Even ones which aren’t vegan can be customised which is amazing! Lots of vegan food options too such as salads, wraps and smoothie bowls, in fact a whole vegan section on the menu for salads and wraps.

Food Type: Salads/wraps

Website: www.tankjuice.co.nz/

Z Espress

Yes thats right, Z fuel stations have vegan pies! Four of them (not always all available in each store.) The first was the result of an online design a pie competition in 2015, and the pie was launched in 2016. Available at the Z Espress Coffee locations, you can filter their map to show Z espress only which the website link below takes you to.

  • Gourmet Chana Masala
  • Gourmet Vege Korma
  • Gourmet Mexican Pie
  • Recently added - The Pepper 'Shroom'

Food Type: Pie

Website: https://z.co.nz/

BP Fuel Stations

BP also have vegan pie option, the 'chicken' satay, made with Sunfed 'Chicken free Chicken'. They also have a selection of smoothies that can be replaced with soy milk instead of cow milk for an extra 80c

Food Type: Pie

Website: https://www.bp.com/en_nz/new-zealand/home/products-and-services/wild-bean-cafe.html


A whole vegan menu filled with options for Tacos, Nachos, Quesadillas, Burriots, Burrito bowls, a nice looking cauliflower side. They have come up with a vegan sour cream and use Angel Cheese to replace ‘normal’ cheese

Food Type: Mexican

Website: http://zambrero.co.nz/