Buffalo Wild Wings, a name synonymous with chicken wings and sports bars, might not be the first place you’d think to find vegan options. Yet, here I am, pleasantly surprised and ready to guide you through navigating their menu for plant-based treasures.
It’s a journey of discovery, from appetizers to desserts, proving that even the most unlikely places can offer a vegan feast.
Vegan options at Buffalo Wild Wings
Let’s start with something simple and refreshing. Buffalo Wild Wings offers a variety of vegan-friendly beverages to quench your thirst. Whether you’re in the mood for a soda, a sparkling water, or even a non-alcoholic cocktail, they’ve got you covered.
- Aquafina Water
- Black Cherry Limeade
- Bubbly Sparkling Water
- Fresh Brewed Lipton Ice Tea
- Izze Sparkling Juice
- Passionfruit Mojito
- Pepsi Fountain Drinks
- Strawberry Lemonade
- Sweet Tea
- Tropicana Lemonade & Pink Lemonade
For starters, Buffalo Wild Wings offers a few vegan-friendly appetizers to kick off your meal. From fresh veggies to pretzel knots, there’s something to nibble on while you browse the rest of the menu.
- Carrots and Celery Sticks
- Everything Pretzel Knots (no beer cheese or honey mustard)
Moving on to the main event, there are a couple of creative ways to enjoy a fulfilling meal here. The key is to customize and ask for vegan-friendly modifications.
- Southwest Black Bean Burger (no cheese or ranch)
- Grilled Chicken Wrap (without the chicken, cheese, or sour cream, served on a challah bun)
Don’t forget the sides! While the fries might be off-limits due to their cooking method, there are still some wholesome options to complete your meal.
- Garden Salad (no cheese or croutons)
- White Rice (only available at certain locations)
- Mandarin Oranges
Sauces and Seasonings
The right sauce can turn a simple dish into a flavor explosion. Here’s where Buffalo Wild Wings shines for vegans, offering a variety of sauces and seasonings to spice up your meal.
- Avocado Smash
- Blazin’ Knockout Sauce
- Caribbean Jerk Sauce
- Dry Rubs (all vegan-friendly except buffalo)
- Hot Sauce (not mild or medium)
- Teriyaki Sauce
- Wild Sauce
- Vidalia Onion Vinaigrette
While Buffalo Wild Wings may not be a vegan paradise, it’s heartening to see that with a bit of creativity and some modifications, you can enjoy a variety of vegan options. Remember, it’s always best to double-check with your server about cooking methods and ingredients, as menus and practices can change. Whether you’re there for the big game or just craving some wings (cauliflower, of course), Buffalo Wild Wings has got something for every vegan out there.