Baked True North is a gluten free bakery based in the North Boroughs of Pittsburgh. Their vegan offerings include doughnuts, cookies, and cakes.
Brandon's Best Allergen-Free Sweets n' Treats
Brandon's Best Allergen-Free Sweets n' Treats is an exclusive made-to order online bakery. Their items are not only vegan, but are also free of nine common allergens like soy, nuts, and wheat. Their delicious goodies usually include donuts, crumb cakes, and pizza crust. Orders may be placed online can be delivered, or picked-up from Mandy's Pizza in West View.
Chip and Kale (Beechview)
2102 Broadway Ave, 15216
Chip and Kale is a meal delivery service that delivers homemade vegan meal kits right to your door. They also offer meal kit pickups at their Beechview location (via steelcitymeals.com
). Chip and Kale's mission is to make healthy, plant-based food, accessible and easy, so everyone can enjoy vegan cooking at home-- no matter how busy their lifestyle! Their menu changes weekly and an entirely gluten-free option is generally available. Because there’s no subscription, you choose when you’d like to order: All meal kits are prepared fresh and come with easy-to-follow instructions.
Chocolate Fusion Candy
Chocolate Fusion Candy is a locally owned and operated chocolate shop with a production facility in the North Hills of Pittsburgh. On their website, you can buy 2 different kinds of vegan fudge and choose your own mix of 12 different types of vegan chocolates in their gift box assortments. Buy their special treats as a gift to someone special, or just for you to enjoy yourself!
City Fresh Pasta
City Fresh Pasta serves the freshest pastas, ravioli, pierogis, gnocchi, and artisanal sauces. Everything is made in small batches, and is prepared by hand. Vegan options include butternut squash pierogis as well as gnocchi and ravioli. They always have one flavor of fresh pasta that is vegan, and others can be made that way and cut to your specifications (fettucini, spaghetti, etc.)
Crust Worthy is a small-scale community-supported baking operation. All of their bread is naturally leavened with wild yeast and slow fermentation. In addition to breads, they also offer a variety of sourdough-infused baked goods such as muffins, sweet and savory rolls, cakes, and cookies. All items are available for order and can be picked up at The Big Idea Bookstore & Cafe in Bloomfield, which also carries their Golden Challah Rolls in a variety of flavors. Crust Worthy offers a delivery option as well.
Disfrutar is a 100% vegan Mexican mobile business. Their menu offers street tacos and salsa, along with specials like empanadas, taquitos, and tamales! Vegan protein offerings vary, and include soy curls, tofu, chorizo, and vegan beef. Disfrutar hosts pop-ups at coffeeshops and outdoor events all around the city of Pittsburgh, and they take payments in cash or via Venmo. You can keep up with their pop up schedule on Instagram.
Enufpgh is a Pittsburgh-based pop-up serving soul food, including fried vegan meats, crabcakes, and macaroni and cheese.
Everest Eats is a family-owned, fully plant-based non-subscription meal delivery service, and they also do catering and consulting. Their meals are fully prepared and delivered to the customer's doorstep with very minimal preparation time required. Weekly menus are posted on Everest Eats' website as well as on their social media pages, and ordering closes each Wednesday at midnight for delivery on the following Tuesday. Customers may also choose sides & desserts to go with meals, and they have gluten-free and whole-food plant-based options as well. Everest Eats' quantity options include single, couple, & family packages.
Gluten Free Goat Bakery
Gluten Free Goat is a wholesaler of vegan, gluten-free, and soy-free baked goods. GFG baked goods can be found at various locations around the city (check their website for a full list!).
Haskel's Delicatessen is a popular local food truck. They are Pittsburgh's first knish vendor, and their rotating menu includes vegan versions of Jewish deli staples. Typical vegan-as-is items include potato knishes (a happy little baked mashed potato pie with caramelized onion and paprika; rhymes with “delish”), stuffed cabbage fried rice, fried rice with seitan chunks, and a seitan pastrami sandwich! Their website also includes a schedule of where to find them next, and you can book them for a private event by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Hello Hummus is a local business that spreads a wide variety of hummus offerings and salads at farmer’s markets all across the city. Pick up dippable classic hummus flavors like roasted garlic, roasted pepper, and Mediterranean at any of the markets they set up shop Monday through Saturday, or venture into their unique delicious hummus blends like cucumber dill, lemon basil, and sweet potato curry. Several Hello Hummus flavors can also be found in the cooler section of the East End Food Co-op. Check out their website (www.hellohummus.com) to see their farmer’s market schedule and a full menu of their hummus flavors and salads, and connect with them on social media (@hello_hummus in Instagram or HelloHummus on Facebook) to send them a message or to see pictures of what they’re bringing this week to your local market.
A small family business in Munhall, House of Soul Catering serves home-style cooking and southern cuisine.
Lemony is a 100% vegan bakery located in the Strip District of Pittsburgh. Their rotating menu includes cookies, croissants, Danishes, brownies, muffins, and breadsticks, among other amazing baked goods. Gluten-free options are occasionally available, and Lemony welcomes questions about specific items. When you order through their website, you'll see options for both pick-up and delivery, and some items are sold at De Fer Coffee and Tea in the Strip.
Often found as a pop-up at Everyday's a Sunday in Garfield, Littlejohn Eatz serves up brunch and comfort food. Most items are vegan.
Love and Cake
Love and Cake is a online vegan bakery, specializing in baked goods which are delicious while also being completely healthy. To achieve this, they use whole food, all-natural ingredients, with minimally processed natural sweeteners and no refined sugars. Website orders will be shipped to your door, and items include cookies, brownies, blondies, and (of course) cakes. Love and Cake also offers a keto line of baked goods sweetened with Allulose, and several no-bake raw cakes as well. Additionally, 10% of every purchase goes to helping a local family in need!
LOVE, KIMARI. VEGAN SOUL puts a plant-based spin on traditional cuisines including Mexican, Asian, Jamaican, Italian, Indian, and Mediterranean. Check Facebook for menus, and order by text for pick-up.
PGH Taco Truck
PGH Taco Truck can be found in various locations around the city. Although the location changes daily (sometimes twice a day), it can be spotted in Bloomfield, Lawrenceville, North Side, and North Hills, and special community events. The truck carries one or two vegan tacos each day. Location and menu changes daily so check out their Facebook (www.facebook.com/pghtacotruck), Twitter (twitter.com/pghtacotruck), Instagram (instagram.com/pghtacotruck), or website (pghtacotruck.com) to see where they are serving.
Pure Grub an online/mobile business which offers dairy-free, gluten-free options with health in mind. Find them every Friday at the North Side Farmer's Market.
Rabbit Foot Creamery
Rabbit Foot Creamery is a 100% vegan, soy-free, gluten-free, and dairy-free nut cheese company, started in 2020. They use all-organic non-GMO nuts, as well as local produce and spices in the manufacturing of their products. Part of what makes Rabbit Foot Creamery unique is that their nut cheeses are cultured and then aged a minimum of two weeks, and their ever-expanding offerings include cheddar, gouda, pepper jack, almond feta, and mozzarella, among others. Customers order a limited quantity of cheese wheels, wedges, and logs through their Instagram page. Contactless free pickup is available, or you can choose a delivery within a 5-mile radius of the 15120 zip code for a small fee.
Remedy Kitchen Vegan Food Co.
Remedy Kitchen is a meal delivery service that takes the work out of eating healthy plant-based meals. They are a unique local business focused on delivering freshly-prepared, ready-to-eat, nourishing meals to your doorstep. Menus change weekly and are thoughtfully created to ensure they meet Remedy Kitchen’s highest standards: organic, clean and nutritious ingredients (no oil, no junk), deliciously flavorful, satisfyingly filling, and environmentally sustainable. Sign up for their newsletter to receive weekly menus, and order through their website by midnight on Monday for Sunday delivery.
Rooted Ice Cream
Rooted Ice Cream is a plant-based, small batch ice cream pop-up. Rooted prides itself on making good ice cream (that also happens to be vegan), and strives to be as low-waste as possible, offering compostable products (along with a receptacle in which they can be composted) and a discount to customers who supply their own reusable pints! Check out their website to find out where they will pop up next.
SaludPgh brings accessible and affordable Latino cuisine to the 'Burgh! SaludPgh excels at creating more healthful versions of beloved Latin-American dishes, without sacrificing traditional flavors. He specializes in empanadas/pastelillos, made in dozens of vegan varieties, but he also cooks up plant-based rice dishes, stews, and pasteles, among other delicacies. SaludPgh is available for catering (so contact him to take care of your next party or event) and can be found at pop-up events around town. He also delivers vegan meals weekly! The weekly menu rolls out each Monday: Place your order by Wednesday evening to have a hot vegan meal delivered to your door later in the week!
Shadobeni serves up delicious vegan Trinidadian street food. You can preorder on a specified day each week at shadobeni412.com, and make your pickup later in the week at various local farmers markets. Menu items include Trinidadian Doubles, Aloo pie, Pelau, and Sorrel, and they sell their homemade pepper sauce by the jar. To get Shadobeni's most up-to-date information, including order deadlines and pickup locations, visit their social media. You can find them on Facebook at shadobeni412 and their Instagram handle is @shadobeni412.
The More You Dough
The More You Dough is an entirely vegan online bakery operating out of a commercial kitchen in Hazelwood that uses carefully selected ingredients to ensure that they are ethically sourced, organic, and fair trade. Check out their webpage to order a variety of cookies, cupcakes, brownies, cakes, and more, and to view their favorite veganized recipes. Also follow them on Instagram to see what they’re currently making!
Veggies N’at offers ready-to-heat vegan meals for pick up or delivery once a week on Monday evenings. Their menu changes weekly and they always offer a variety of dishes with fresh veggies and innovative flavor combinations! Besides being perfect for those times when you don’t feel like cooking, Veggies N’at also offers vegan food for catering, private parties, and collaborative pop-up events in Pittsburgh and the surrounding areas. Check them out on Instagram for their weekly menu and send a DM or email email@example.com to place an order.
Wild Rise Bakery
Wild Rise Bakery makes gluten-free baked goods using gluten-free grains, wild & bakers’ yeasts, and other local and regionally sourced ingredients. Menus are posted weekly, and orders can be placed online (link through Instagram account), by email, and by phone, and picked up at either the Lawrenceville or Wilkinsburg farmer’s markets, or at the BOOM! Concepts Art Gallery and Creative Incubator Space in Garfield. All bread and bagels are currently vegan, with some vegan pastry offerings occasionally offered and more in the works!