Vegan in JXN

Find the best vegan meal options in JXN.

When it comes to finding vegan or plant-based meals, it seems almost impossible, especially living in Mississippi. Thankfully, several restaurants in Jackson offer options that cater to those that prefer vegan and plant-based meals. We searched around and found a few places in Jackson that offer vegan menu options.

Aladdin Mediterranean Grill. Image: Joe Ellis/Find It In Fondren

Aladdin Mediterranean Grill - 730 Lakeland Drive

The menu at Aladdin is authentic Mediterranean, and also includes a vegetarian/vegan section. Much like most places, each dish is customizable to meet certain vegan requirements, and each dish is full of flavor. The vegetarian plate includes hummus, baba ganuj, tabouli, and two falafel. It makes for a perfect appetizer or main dish for those looking for something light and flavorful.

Spice Avenue

Spice Avenue - I-55 Frontage Road

Fine Indian cuisine can also be vegan-friendly at Spice Avenue, located on I-55 N Frontage Road. The lunch buffet offers vegetarian and vegan options, as well as some of the appetizers. The Aloo Ghobi is a simple dish of cauliflower and potatoes cooked in onion, tomatoes, ginger, and light spices, and offers big flavor. The Chana Masala is also a tasty option, consisting of chickpeas cooked with onions, tomatoes, and Indian herbs.

The Soul Wired Cafe vegan “cooldawg”

Soul Wired Cafe – 4147 Northview Plaza Drive

Soul Wired Cafe recognizes the importance of quality, whole foods and has built a menu around healthy vegan ingredients that are delicious and free from unpronounceable preservatives.

This cafe offers its flavorful menu options at their vegan pop-up on weekends from Noon to 6 pm. The menu varies depending on the weekend, but you can usually find fare like vegan barbecue, Philly cheesesteaks, vegan “notchozz,” cooldawgs (vegan hotdogs), banana pudding and many other soul food favorites turned vegan.

To view the menu offerings each weekend and find where they set up shop, visit their Facebook page.

Paige McKay White

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Paige McKay White