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Go veggie! - Eat vegetarian food in Ostend

Fortunately the time time when vegetarians had to be content with a few carrots and a lettuce leaf, is a thing of the past. Nowadays, vegetables play a prominent part in every menu and  having a weekly veggie meal became the culinary standard. This also applies to Ostend. So, let’s all become flexitarians!


At Passe-Vite, they too believe in the same flexi story. So both veggie and non-veggie, and from early in the morning. Start your day with a soft-boiled egg and soldiers. For lunch choose between quinoa with grilled corn, mango, tomato, avocado, fresh herbs and feta, or opt for a salad with smoked eel, sweet and sour cauliflower, beetroot and curry. Remember, choosing is losing!

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Histoires d'O

This eatery on the beach promenade of Ostend is best known for its delicious burgers, cocktails and extensive selection of gins, but the Belgian newspaper Het Nieuwsblad awarded Histoire d'O with a score of 9 out of 10 for their vegetarian dishes. Their quinoa salad in particular is very popular. The fantastic sea view completes the experience.

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Vegetable enthusiasts with a weakness for Italian cuisine have known this restaurant for some time. Here you come for vegetarian and vegan stone baked pizza and delicious pastas such as  their whole wheat spaghetti with tempeh sauce. Moreover, meat lovers are not forgotten, which means that even in a very diverse group there is something for everyone's taste. Top off your meal  with one of the healthy, homemade desserts. Ricotta cheesecake with blueberries, a vegan carrot cak with soy cream or a brownie cheesecake.

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Are your dining companions having doubts?

We are fully aware of the fact that you might be the only one of your friends or family who is a vegetarian. No worries! Ostend is full of places that offer refreshing and original veggie suggestions. You will have to convince no-one and everyone will be happy.

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