Whether your vegan, dairy-free, or egg-free, you still deserve to treat yourself!¬†While Boston has¬†plenty of ice cream stores and bakeries, it can be hard to find a place that can accommodate your dietary needs. Thankfully, these four places in Boston and Cambridge can satisfy any cravings you have for vegan goodies!
Flavoring their ice cream with simpler ingredients, J.P. Licks offers different flavors and options depending on the season. With over 300 recipes, J.P. Licks produces ice cream, sorbet, sherbert, lactose-free ice cream, and frozen yogurt. They usually have at least one vegan flavor per month, and they always taste amazing!
Where to Find Them: J.P. Licks has three locations in Boston – Mission Hill, Charles Street, and Boylston Street, and a location in Cambridge – Harvard Square. They also have 9 other locations in Massachusetts.
Founded in 2008, Oakleaf Cakes Bake Shop moved to Boston in 2013. The shop has an unwavering focus on achieving the absolute highest possible quality in everything they do. Awarded the Best of Boston award by Boston Magazine in 2013 for their amazing cakes and desserts, Oakleaf Cakes Bake Shop offers at least one cookie, one muffin, and one to two cupcake flavors that are vegan.
Where to Find Them: 12 Westland Ave, Boston, MA
All of FoMu’s products are 100% plant-based, kosher pareve, and allergy-friendly, and are made in small batches to ensure that they are fresh and delicious. Using local, non-GMO, organic ingredients whenever possible, FoMu is dedicated to the livelihood and sustainability of their communities. Offering ice cream, baked goods, coffee, tea, and ice cream cakes, FoMu is the perfect place for vegan desserts!
Where to Find Them:¬†South End, Allston, Jamaica Plain, and their Pop-Ups.
Veggie Galaxy is a from-scratch vegetarian diner where everything can be made vegan if it isn’t originally, and most things can be made gluten-free. They make good food that everyone can enjoy, and serve it with a smile! Their on-site bakery is 100% vegan, and has a selection of cakes, cheesecakes, pies, and muffins. They also offer pudding, sundaes, ice cream, and frappes on their dessert menu.
Where to Find Them: 450 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA