Get our free mobile app

I'm not exactly a vegetarian or a vegan, but before I was working in radio, I cooked for a living, so a big portion of my job was to cater to individuals with dietary restrictions. It became such a huge part of my day-to-day that I grew to love a lot of different alternative meat products more than the actual meats themselves.

You can find tons of different vegan and vegetarian-friendly items at the grocery store, but there are also quite a few places in town that have excellent food for those of us that cling to the veggie side of life.

Here are a few of my favorite places to eat in Lubbock that have great vegetarian and vegan options:

8 Great Vegetarian & Vegan-Friendly Restaurants in Lubbock

50 Most Popular Chain Restaurants in America

YouGov investigated the most popular dining brands in the country, and Stacker compiled the list to give readers context on the findings. Read on to look through America's vast and divergent variety of restaurants—maybe you'll even find a favorite or two.

READ MORE: See 50 remote jobs that can pay well