Vegan Options at Universal Studios Hollywood (Updated 2022)

Universal Studios Hollywood Vegan Options

The vegan options at Universal Studios Hollywood aren’t the best we’ve seen at a theme park (the vegan options at the Universal Studios Florida are surprisingly quite better), but there is enough here to make it work.

A couple different spots on the Upper Lot carry a Beyond BBQ Cheeseburger and there is a Spiced Cashew Brittle at a couple locations that really has our interest piqued.

Unfortunately, Universal listed no vegan options on the ‘Lower Lot’, so keep that in mind as you’re traversing through the park.

Universal Studios Hollywood Vegan Options


Hollywood & Dine

• Beyond BBQ Cheeseburger (request no French fries)
• Fresh Fruit Cup

Mel’s Diner

• Beyond BBQ Cheeseburger

Minion Cafe

• Fresh Fruit Cup

Three Broomsticks™

• Asparagus Platter

Krusty Burger

• Mother Nature Burger (request no French fries)

Cocina Mexicana

• Tortilla Chips & Dip (Choose guacamole or pico)
• Spiced Cashew Brittle

City Snacks

• Spiced Cashew Brittle

Universal Tower Snack Shop

• Fresh Fruit Cup
• Pretzel (Salted or Cinammon)

(Menu Subject to Change)

Universal Studios Hollywood Vegan FAQ

Hungarian Horntail Dragon at Universal Studios

Can I Bring My Own Food Into Universal Studios Hollywood?

Per Universal’s Website:

Please note the following guidelines for bringing food and drink into our Parks:

Acceptable items:

  • Bottled water (maximum 2 liters)
  • Small snacks
  • Any food required for special dietary needs
  • Any food required for medical purposes and medically-indicated nutritional supplements
  • Baby food/baby formula
  • Soft-sided insulated bags no larger than 8.5” wide x 6” high x 6” deep

Prohibited items:

  • Alcohol
  • Marijuana
  • Glass containers
  • Open containers
  • Large coolers of food
  • Hard-sided coolers
  • Soft-sided coolers larger than 8.5” wide x 6” high x 6” deep
  • Coolers, suitcases, and bags with wheels

Please be advised that all bags and personal items are subject to x-ray and additional inspection.

Is Universal Studios Hollywood Butterbeer Vegan?

According to someone with spoke with at Universal:

Butterbeer is suitable for those with gluten, soy, egg, wheat and nut allergies. It does, however, contain trace amounts of dairy so is unsuitable for vegans or anyone with a dairy allergy.

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  • If you’d like to see the entire list of dining options at Universal Studios Hollywood, we suggest heading over to their Official Dining PageOpens in a new tab.
  • Information for this guide was pulled from Universal’s Dietary Food GuideOpens in a new tab.
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