Some of our favourite local vegan/veggie/gluten free friendly business and useful organisations
RUBY'S TEAROOM in Wool, Dorset. Welcoming family-run tearooms offering wonderful home-cooked food with lots of gluten-free, vegan and vegetarian options. Breakfasts, lunches, sandwiches, snacks, home-made cakes and desserts.
BEST OF BRITISH in Wool, Dorset. Right next door to Ruby's Tearooms. Traditional fish n'chips shop offering several vegan, vegetarian and gluten free options. Offers a local delivery service too.
FORUM CAFE in Blandford Forum. Friendly cafe serving home-made cakes, light vegetarian lunches, coffees, teas etc Usually has some vegan and gluten free cakes and savouries.
YELLOW BICYCLE CAFE in Blandford Forum. Award-winning cafe offering several vegetarian and gluten free options and as all meals are cooked to order, owner Steve is happy to tweak a dish to make it vegan. Usually has at least one home-made vegan cake on the menu too.
SOPHIA'S CHOICE in Beaminster, West Dorset. Green beauty and wellness boutique also offering wonderful holistic treatments from skilled practitioner and owner, Charlie Hughes. All products sold are cruelty free, natural and many are suitable for vegans. Also has an online store.
FEED THE SOUL in Godmanstone just outside Dorchester is a vegan cafe run by brother & sister team, Alex & Nick. Serving the most delicious raw foods, juices, soups and coffees, also has a small wholefoods store.
DORSET VEGAN is a vegan advocacy service and the website contains a wealth of information about eating out, shopping and vegan friendly business across Dorset. Run by Lizzi Shaw who also organises the fabulous Bournemouth Vegan Fair and other vegan events in Dorset.