The past decade has heralded in a blase of meat-free tastes and flavours across the UK, with restaurants striving to provide a new, more innovative standard of vegetarian cuisine. While tired salad wraps and halfhearted quiches are still a fixture in some places, a growing number of restaurants are dedicated to creating high-end vegetarian dishes.
We're not talking healthy soups and jacket potatoes here, but imaginative, quality fare made with flair by brilliant chefs. The kind of cuisine a true foodie would rave about, vegetarian or not. So gourmands delight, as you come take a look at the top 20 UK destinations for gourmet meat-free cuisine: