Philadelphia vegetarians have an impressive list of dining options in the city’s booming restaurant scene, but Hip City Veg is still a favorite amongst meat-free residents. This unique and forward-thinking restaurant serves an extensive menu of 100 percent plant-based dishes, and the majority of the ingredients used are locally sourced from area farms. All of the packaging at Hip City Veg is compostable, and the interior of the restaurant is made from recycled and energy-efficient materials. If you place a to-go order, your food will even arrive via bicycle messenger instead of the usual car.
If all of that isn’t enough to make you want to try this eco-friendly eatery, the delicious food probably will! Hip City Veg serves flavorful and nutritious dishes such as udon noodle salads, meat-free Philly cheesesteaks, and taco salads that will leave you feeling full. If you’re looking for a better, healthier alternative to fast food, you’ll find it here.