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Philadelphia, PA: Joy Cafe

Looking for the best vegan friendly restaurants in Philly? Try this one out!

We LOVE the Joy Cafe! Both indoor and outdoor seating available.

You place your order at the counter & seat yourself. The vibe is cute & casual😎

Joy Cafe (formerly known as the Soy Cafe) is a great spot for plant based/vegan all day breakfast, lunch, dinner, snacks, smoothies, juice, cafe drinks & dessert😍

While you wait for you food, you can pick up a book to read, browse through the small rack of clothing in the front, or just sit down, relax & enjoy the kind spirited atmosphere.

& I have to note that this is one of the friendliest staffs in Philadelphia! They are always so nice and happy to help you decide what to get😊

Location & Hours

Joy Cafe is located in the Northern Liberties/ Fishtown area of the city

at 630 N 2nd St Philadelphia, PA 19123

Currently, their hours are:

Monday - Saturday: 10am - 7pm

& Sunday: 10am - 5pm

What I ordered

Everything that we have gotten so far has been soo pretty & tasty!

I really appreciate how large the menu at Joy Cafe is. There are so many plant based/vegan things to choose from, no matter what you're in the mood for🤗

Send Noods-- your choice of noodles (I picked Udon) + your choice of broth (I picked ginger turmeric coconut) with carrots, wakame (seaweed), tofu, scallions and steamed kale🤤

Be My Dumpling Soup-- Veggie dumplings in a spicy miso broth with wakame (seaweed), scallions & steamed kale

Super Veggie Wrap-- Beet, carrot, avocado, cucumber, sweet onion, green pepper, ginger hummus, & seasame on a spinach wrap with house made maple mustard dressing

BBQ Wrap-- grilled seitan marinated in citrus BBQ sauce, tomato, greens, & house made maple mustard dressing

Heavenly Wrap-- Vegan ham, avocado, cucumbers, tomato & mixed greens on a garlic & herb wrap with house made maple mustard dressing

Roasty Toasty Sammie-- Eggplant, sweet onions, green pepper, tomato & spring mix topped with homemade soy mayo & cheez on your choice of local artisan bread

Presto Pesto Sammie-- grilled vegan ham, housemade kale walnut pesto, cucumber tomato & spring mix on your choice of local artisan bread

Seaside Vibes Salad-- Mixed greens, beets, cucumbers, green peppers, carrots, sweet onions & tomatoes topped with marinated seaweed, cucumbers and shredded carrots. Served with a house made apple ginger dressing

Time "fries" when I'm wit-cha-- Thicky thick yet crunchy air fried potatoes with a side of house made maple mustard sauce

Edamame-- Whole soybeans steamed in a pod sprinkled with sea salt

Peanut Butter Brown Rice Crispy Treat-- exactly what it sounds like...100% vegan & yummy

Chamomile Tea-- loose leaf, steeped to order. & if you eat there you get it in a cute lil pot with a cup😊

Oolong Tea-- loose leaf, steeped to order. Highly recommend checking out their entire tea selection before making a choice

Let me know if you get the chance to check this spot out & tell me what you got & what you think of it!

I hope this helps!

Bookmark this page for whenever you're looking for a good plant based place to eat in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania & send to a friend :)


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