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Commonly served vegan

Dishes that are traditionally served vegan

Sliced deep-fried plantains, served with different dips or as a side dish. Make sure: no cheese is served on the side


Toasted large corn kernels with salt usually sold as a snack or a side dish

Maiz tostado/ Chancha

Bean stew made with tomatoes and spices, served with rice/ plantain/ eggs/ meat. Make sure: no meat or eggs are added


Thin Plantain chips with salt and pepper, served as a snack or as a side dish. Make sure: not to add Cecina (pork)


Deep fried dough sticks sprinkled with sugar and cinnamon, with dips. Make sure: choose the plain version


Currants and mangoes with salt sold as a street food snack

Mangos/ Grosellas con sal

Cooked lupini beans with salt and spices, usually sold as a street food snack or as a side dish


Base sauce used in different dishes and made from stir fried onions, garlic and spices


Alcoholic fermented drink made from cassava


Alcoholic drink made from Aguardiente, sugar and cinnamon


Dishes that can be Veganized

Dishes that are not vegan by default, but can be made so, by asking to remove or change part of the ingredients.

Fried salted potatoes, served with sausage, mayonnaise and tomato onion salsa. To veganize: ask for no meat or mayo


Fruit salad with juice, topped with whipped cream and/or honey. To veganize: ask for no cream and no honey

Come y Bebe

Fried plantain dumplings filled with cheese or meat To veganize: ask to prepare without cheese/ meat

Bolon de verde

Dishes that are not vegan, but appear to be

Dishes that might look vegan, but contain animal products.

Fried dough dumplings sprinkled with sugar, usually filled with cheese

Empanadas de viento

Fried doughnut holes sprinkled with sugar, usually made with milk and butter

Huevitos chilenos

Fruit (usually guava) based meringue cream dessert, made with egg whites


Sweet coconut bark, usually contains milk


Green banana creamy soup made with milk


Fried stuffed potato patties, usually with cheese


Cassava round shaped bread, usually made with cheese

Pan de yuca

Traditional potato soup, usually made with milk/cheese

Locro de papa

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