Make friends with more than salad with vibrant vegan vibes at Paradise Centre!
Those embracing a plant-based diet are in for a pleasant surprise when visiting Surfers Paradise as retailers across the popular beachside suburb continue to diversify and grow their vegan varieties.
For your plant-based pleasure, we’ve compiled a list of must-try vegan dishes that are sure to surprise and delight from morning to night.
Beverages at Boost Juice - If you like to start your day with sweetness and colour, then you will be spoilt for choice with a range of smoothies and juices containing the freshest fruits, veggies and boosters with a range of vegan milk varieties.
Chick’n Waffle at Lord of the Fries – If you are looking for something a little more substantial, you can’t go past this creative concoction of Chick’n, Fakin’ Bacon, maple syrup and butter sandwiched between crispy waffles.
Tijuana Hot Dog at Lord of the Fries - Skip the siesta for this Mexican favourite inspired by the colourful city of Tijuana. Veg sausage with jalapenos, cheese, onion, spicy tomato sauce and a generous dollop of sour cream. Ariba ariba!
Vegie burrito bowl at Guzman Y Gomez – Get a hearty plant-based fix with a Mexican spin containing all your fave fillings, without the tortilla. Vegies, guacamole, beans, house-made corn chips and Pico de Gallo atop your choice of brown or white rice.
Field Mushroom and Truffle Risotto at Charlie’s Café and Bar - This hearty dish is the perfect winter warmer. Sauteed field mushrooms, onions, garlic, spinach and lashings of truffle oil.
Cipolla pizza at Love Italy – This restaurant was founded on the philosophy of fresh and fast food and even the carnivorous among us will be more than satisfied with this offering containing olive oil, caramelized onion and rocket. Simplicity at its finest!
Caramel Almond Brittle Ice-cream at Ben and Jerry’s - No dairy? No worries! Indulge in this non-dairy delight starring salted caramel swirls and chunks of almond brittle.
Garden Bellini Cocktail at Surfers Paradise Beer Garden – Finish your evening on a sweet note of the liquid variety with this Surfers Paradise institution offering including peach and prosecco fizz, amid an extensive range of colourful cocktails.