You may have recently seen that Colin, of Colin’s Time to Bake, tried his hand at making our delicious Blueberry Cheesecake! If you missed it then click here to check out the video! We caught up with Colin to ask him a few questions about his baking, his inspirations and his plans for the future!  (more…)

There is such an abundance of amazing vegan food to be found in London – not least of all at Vegan Hippo, our central London vegan cafe. However, the capital is by no means the best place to discover delicious cruelty-free food. And today we would like to explore all of the exciting places you can visit to sample some of the world’s tastiest vegan dishes. (more…)

Soy is often touted as a health food, but what are the facts behind this claim and do they actually hold much weight? There is a wide scale of opinion as to whether soy is super healthy or super unhealthy, so let’s take a look at both sides of this debate to try and reach a conclusion! (more…)

Valentine’s Day is mostly considered to be all about celebrating human love and our most important relationships. But why not show all of Earth’s wonderful living creatures some love as well by having a vegan Valentine’s Day?


There are a wide variety of plant-based milks available these days. All of which serve as fantastic alternatives to dairy options. With so many different types of milk on the market, it can be hard to know which one to choose! You do not have to be a vegan, or even a vegetarian, to opt for a plant-based milk, and you may find you enjoy these milks far more than your usual choice! (more…)

The word vegan is often synonymous with a healthy diet. This is largely because of the health benefits of eradicating animal products. However, this is also because of the abundance of nutrient dense foods that are vegan, such as fruits, vegetables, seeds and nuts. (more…)

London is one of the most vegetarian friendly cities in the world, and the Soho district has been undergoing some major changes in recent years. Situated within close walking distance from all the major theatres and department stores, in addition to many of London’s famous Art Galleries and Museums, Soho could not be anymore central. It is perfect for those wishing to enjoy quality vegetarian food in the heart of the city. (more…)

Tofurkey have been producing delicious cruelty-free alternatives to meat for over 35 years now – but what is the secret to their success? The product is undoubtedly one of the most recognisable and omnipresent brands within the vegan and vegetarian communities. It is a highly versatile creation and the essential ingredient within numerous tasty meat-free dishes. (more…)

Christmas can be a very trying time of year if you are the minority among your omnivore friends and family. With Christmas dishes traditionally being meat-centric, it can become a difficult time of year for avoiding being in the presence of animal products. There are an abundance of vegan recipes that you can experiment with at Christmas, when it comes to both savoury dishes and baking! A great way to show your omnivore friends and family how delicious a compassionate diet can be is to get in the kitchen and get cooking! (more…)

One of the most common foods associated with vegan cooking is tofu. This stereotype of vegans chowing down on tofu is hard to shake – but when you consider how delicious and nutritious tofu is, why would you want to! (more…)

Contact The Vegan Hippo

Why not visit us today? If you have a query or a question simply get in touch.

52 Rupert Street
W1D 6DS London

Phone Number: 020 7734 8574