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Dublin is the most vegan-friendly city in the world, according to a new top 10 list.

Holiday company Hayes & Jarvis analyzed the cuisine selection of restaurants in the 50 most visited cities in the world using data from TripAdvisor.

It concluded that Dublin is the most vegan-friendly city, based on the proportion of its restaurants offering vegan options.


“Dublin is the most vegan-friendly city in the culinary world: a fifth (21.2 percent) of the city’s restaurants are classified as vegan-friendly, which is more than any other city,” a spokesperson said of the analysis.

“Respectively, 19 percent of London’s restaurants offer vegan-friendly cuisine, crowning it the fourth most vegan-friendly city in the world: placing the English capital right after Phuket and Amsterdam.”

Top 10 cities list

  1. Dublin, Ireland (21.2 percent of local restaurants offer vegan-friendly options)
  2. Phuket, Thailand (20.1 percent)
  3. Amsterdam, The Netherlands (19.8 percent)
  4. London, United Kingdom (19 percent )
  5. Venice, Italy (18.6 percent)
  6. Florence, Italy (18.4 percent)
  7. Orlando, USA (17.3 percent)
  8. Athens, Greece (17.2 percent)
  9. New York City, USA (16.4 percent)
  10. Johannesburg, South Africa (15.5 percent)

The full list is available here

Maria Chiorando

Maria is a news and features writer for Plant Based News. As a former magazine editor, newspaper reporter, and features writer, her work has been published by The Guardian, The Huffington Post, and various regional newspapers, as well as Vegan Life magazine and Vegan Trade Journal. She has interviewed a huge range of people, from Prime Ministers to authors, activists, pop stars and actors, and enjoys the varied range of topics writing for PBN allows her to tackle. She was previously the editor of Plant Based News for over 3 years.