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15 Pumpkin-Flavored Vegan Eats in Los Angeles

It’s the time of year where absolutely nothing changes in Southern California––except, of course, the addition of pumpkin-flavored dishes! We’ve found a few different ways to gorge on these gorgeous gourds. Whew, that was a tongue twister! Without further ado, here’s the inside scoop! (Get it? Like scooping the seeds out? Okay––we promise we’re done! Read on!)

Baked Vegan Sweets

Pop-up (Storefront coming soon!)

We’re all about layers for fall—and by that, we mean the layers on this Pumpkin Spice Latte Tiramisu from Baked Vegan Sweets! They have a variety of other pumpkin items, including Pumpkin Bread Pudding, Pumpkin Pie Bars, Pumpkin Spice Whoopie Pies, Pumpkin Pecan Loaves, and more! To make things even sweeter, they will be opening a storefront in Long Beach soon!

Monty’s Good Burger

Koreatown, Echo Park, and Riverside

The Havok Harvest Shake from Monty’s is wreaking havoc on the vegan food scene! It’s an organic spiced pumpkin shake topped with crumbled graham crackers, nutmeg, and whipped cream! It’s gluten-free if you order it without the graham crackers! Now get your shake, boo!

Pressed Juicery

Multiple Locations

If you’re looking to save up on sugary splurges but still want to partake in the pumpkin craze, stock up on this Pumpkin Oat Milk from Pressed Juicery! It includes all of the fall flavor essentials: pumpkin, oat milk, maple syrup, nutmeg, cinnamon, vanilla, and clove!

Cinnaholic

Multiple Locations

It’s a Pumpkin Pie; it’s a cinnamon roll; it’s a Pumpkin Pie Cinnamon Roll! This sweet thang is topped in pumpkin frosting, pie crumble, marshmallows, and cinnamon! Eat it for dessert after trying their new Savory Pizza Roll!

Hello Cake Girl

Boyle Heights

Helloooo pumpkin spice!! This local spot offers Pumpkin Donuts and Pumpkin Spice Cupcakes that are gluten-free, vegan, and made fresh daily! If you’re looking for something more monstrous in size, place a special order for a pumpkin-flavored cake to have at your Halloween party!

Green Table Cafe

Mid-City

Are you looking for a tried and true slice of Pumpkin Pie? Green Table Cafe has one for you! It’s organic, non-GMO, and pairs beautifully with their Chai Tea Latte!

M Cafe

Melrose

Avoid the dryness of the cooler months with the moistness of this gluten-free Pumpkin Loaf! But if you’re anything like us, you won’t be able to visit a cafe for just one item! For other eats, check out their Scrambled Tofu Benedict, Yellow Coconut Curry Udon, and California Club Sandwich!

SunCafe

Studio City

SunCafe’s Pumpkin Pie is to die for! Make your way to this vegan haven to try Chef Ron’s October specials, and stay for a slice or two of creamy pumpkin goodness!

Donut Farm

Silver Lake

Donut Farm serves up pumpkin patch realness with their Pumpkin Spice flavor! Because who wouldn’t want to kick off their morning with a lil’ spice of pumpkin?

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Hug Life

Garden Grove, Orange, and Long Beach

Pumpkin spice? Check! Oat Milk? Check! Ice cream? CHECK! That, my friends, is the checklist to follow if you’d like to unleash your basic Instagram vegan! Hug Life makes this checklist easy with their oat milk-based Pumpkin Spice ice cream! Don’t forget to take pictures and post to Instagram before you dig in!

Vegan By Victoria’s

Santa Ana

Nothing’s more comforting than a warm pocket of pumpkin! Uh––we realize that sounds a bit odd, but we’re talking about the Pumpkin Empanadas from this vegan panaderia. This perfect pumpkin pocket is so good, you’ll be singing, “I got a pocket, got a pocketful of PUMPKIN!”

Yoga-urt

Glendale and Echo Park

For all those softies out there, try the Pumpkin Spice soft serve from Yoga-urt! Swirl it up with their Vanilla Harmony flavor for a perfect symphony in your mouth!

Feature photo credit: Liam Johnson

Allie is an Austin native studying Contemporary Musical Theatre and Film at Studio School in DTLA. She has been vegan for almost three years and loves spending her time scouting out the best eats in the area as well as teaching and practicing yoga.

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