It's possible that lobster rolls, corn dogs, cheesesteaks, and other delicious dishes of meat originate in the United States.
But, some cities have also shown interest in the other side of the coin.
Here are the top vegetarian restaurants in the USA, as rated by our visitors.
In recent years, Portland's vegan and vegetarian food scene has exploded, with new spots opening up all throughout the city's core.
When it comes to vegetarian cuisine, Los Angeles has a reputation for being very purist, with many eateries substituting vegetables, grains, and other organic sources of protein for meat alternatives.
California's San Francisco
San Francisco is consistently rated as one of the top cities for vegetarian cuisine, despite the fact that the city is also home to the world's first VegFest.
California's San Diego
Vegetarian restaurants in San Diego base their constantly-evolving menus on traditional Californian flavours.