Looking for cruelty-free chicken alternatives? There are plenty of cluckin’ tasty dishes available in UK restaurants
As veganism becomes more popular, high-street chains and independent restaurants are expanding their plant-powered options. It’s never been it’s easier to get your fried chicken fix or find protein-packed wraps on a vegan diet. If you’re not sure where to find chicken-style dishes in the UK, check out our guide.
Vegan Chicken Royale – Burger King’s classic Royale has been given a vegan makeover and it’s just as tasty as the original. The newly launched burger features a crispy vegan patty topped with vegan mayo. It’s Vegan Society Approved, which means it’s cooked separately from non-vegan items on the menu.
Chick-Ain’t Pizza – Following the success of their first vegan offering, Domino’s launched their Chick-Ain’t Pizza. Complete with chicken-like soya strips, fresh veggie toppings and satisfyingly melty vegan cheese, even non-vegans will love it. To top this off, it also comes with a vegan Garlic and Herb Dip. Winner!
Vegan Nuggets – If the pizza isn’t enough, treat yourself to the vegan nuggets too. These crispy, southern-fried nuggets make the perfect side dish and we’re sure you’ll savour every bite.
Not-Chicken Vegan Bites – Although Papa John’s offer an impressive range of vegan pizza, they don’t have chicken-style option (yet). Try their Not-Chicken Vegan Bites – they’re deliciously crispy and dangerously more-ish.
Cauliflower Wings – We know what you’re thinking: how can cauliflower possibly mimic chicken? You’ll be surprised when you try these crispy wings dipped in the Papa John’s hot buffalo sauce.
The Great Imitator Wrap – The renowned chicken restaurant finally has a vegan option! The Great Imitator wrap is a plant-based alternative to the infamous PERi-PERi chicken. Made using pea protein, it means you can still visit popular restaurants with non-vegan friends and enjoy a mouth-watering meal. Follow this link to find out more about Nando’s vegan options.
T.L.C. (Tastes Like Chicken) Sandwich – Say goodbye to boring sandwiches and hello to Subway’s T.L.C. Made with soy-based chicken strips and Violife cheese, it’s a great alternative that will make sure you won’t miss meat.
Vegan Nuggets – Got a craving for nuggets you just can’t curb? Feast your eyes on Pizza Hut’s southern fried Vegan Nuggets. The crispy skin and meat-like texture make these perfect for sharing with non-vegan friends or family.
You’re truly spoiled for choice at Pho restaurants! They offer a range of chicken-style dishes made with THIS products:
• Summer Rolls with THIS Isn’t Chicken
• Vietnamese Pancake with THIS Isn’t Chicken
• Veggie Salad with THIS Isn’t Chicken
• Green Papaya Salad with THIS Isn’t Chicken
• Hot and Spicy Pho Soup with THIS Isn’t Chicken
• Spicy Green Pho with THIS Isn’t Chicken
• Classic Curry with THIS Isn’t Chicken
• Spicy Curry with THIS Isn’t Chicken
• Rice Bowl with THIS Isn’t Chicken and Veg
• Wok Fried Rice with THIS Isn’t Chicken
• Wok Fried Noodles with THIS Isn’t Chicken
• Vermicelli Noodles with THIS Isn’t Chicken
Tuck into vegan chicken burgers and wings in the comfort of your own home thanks to Biff’s! They deliver throughout the UK.
If you need even more inspiration to replace chicken in your diet, check out our guide to chicken and egg alternatives in UK supermarkets.