In search of a new favorite vegan spot?

Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top vegan spots around Plano, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of the best spots to satisfy your cravings.

Looking to visit the latest hotspots? There's no time like the present, since consumer spending at restaurants tends to increase in February in the Plano area, according to data on local business transactions from Womply, a software provider that helps small businesses get more customer feedback. Daily spending at Plano-area restaurants last year rose by 14% in February over the month before.

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1. True Food Kitchen

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Topping the list is an outpost of the True Food Kitchen chain. Located at 7601 Windrose Ave., Suite F100, the New American spot is the highest-rated vegan restaurant in Plano, boasting four stars out of 460 reviews on Yelp.

2. Happy Panda Chinese Restaurant

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Next up is Happy Panda Chinese Restaurant, situated at 1116 W. Parker Road, Suite 300. With 4.5 stars out of 55 reviews on Yelp, the Cantonese spot has proved to be a local favorite for vegan and vegetarian fare.

3. Viridescent Kitchen

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Viridescent Kitchen, located at 5760 State Highway 121, Suite 140, is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the health market and vegan spot 4.5 stars out of 87 reviews.

4. Beyond Veggies Grill

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Beyond Veggies Grill, a New American spot that offers vegan fare, salads and more, is another go-to, with four stars out of 28 Yelp reviews. Head over to 1885 Dallas Parkway, Suite 300, to see for yourself.

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