Home & Garden Home Vegan Guide to Jimmy John's: Best Menu Options, Swaps, and More The sub chain's vegan alternatives can be enhanced with plant-based toppings. By Elyse Glickman Elyse Glickman Writer Elyse has nearly 20 years of experience in the field of food and drink writing and journalism. In addition to contributing to a variety of food, nutrition, and travel publications, she has developed and managed her own publication, Liquid Living, focused on home entertaining. Learn about our editorial process Updated January 13, 2022 Treehugger / Photo Illustration by Catherine Song / Jimmy John's Share Twitter Pinterest Email Home Sustainable Eating Pest Control Natural Cleaning DIY Family Green Living Thrift & Minimalism In This Article Expand Best Bets Specialty Subs & Wraps Breads Toppings Sauces and Spreads Sides and Snacks Drinks While Jimmy John's popularity lies within its animal-based, deli-style fillings, vegans can still come and build a plant-based meal. Featuring quality bread, a veg-heavy toppings station, and vegan chips, there's something for everyone. Here's everything plant-based at one of your favorite sandwich chains. Best Bets Fresh vegetable toppings and fillings come together to form our two best bets for vegan diners. The Gourmet Vegetarian Sandwich This sandwich is made up of fresh avocado, cucumbers, tomatoes, and lettuce without the Provolone cheese and mayonnaise. Add in your favorite condiments, a bag of Jimmy Johns chips in a vegan flavor, a kosher dill pickle, and a drink for a filling meal. The Gourmet Vegetarian “Unwich” Jimmy Johns’ bread-free sandwich alternative is essentially a salad to be eaten without silverware; the insides are conveniently rolled up in lettuce and a paper wrap over it. Treehugger Tip To make your “Unwich” roll-up rock, follow the Gourmet Vegetarian formula (minus cheese and mayo), and order vegan sauces on the side for dipping. Don't forget to add a bag of Jimmy’s own chips for extra flavor and crunch. Vegan Specialty Subs & Wraps Jimmy John's condiments, house-made chips, and a few zesty toppings add flavor and excitement to fresh vegetables. The Gourmet Vegetarian on French Bread roll or Thick-Sliced Wheat, minus the mayo and cheese.The Gourmet Vegetarian “Unwich,” minus the mayo and cheese. Vegan Breads Currently, there are only two bread selections on the permanent menu, but both are made from vegan recipes. Fresh-Baked French Bread RollThick-Sliced Wheat Bread Vegan Toppings While a Jimmy John's vegan sandwich, wrap or salad is simple and streamlined, additions like the hot peppers, jalapenos, and pickles add extra flavor, crunch, and personality. Cucumber slicesLettuceOnionTomatoAvocadoJalapenosCeleryAlfalfa SproutsPicklesJimmy Peppers (Hot Peppers) Vegan Sauces and Spreads If you like flavorful condiments, you will appreciate Jimmy John’s selection, which delivers creaminess and extra texture any animal-based components. Avocado SpreadItalian VinaigretteOil & Vinegar SauceOregano-BasilRegular MustardGrey Poupon (mustard with a French flair) Vegan Sides and Snacks Make your vegan meal “all that” with one of these bags of made-for-Jimmy’s chips, or the salty and crunchy kosher dill pickle. Why not try one of each if you’re hungry. Classic Jimmy ChipsThinny ChipsJalapeno Jimmy ChipsBBQ Jimmy ChipsJumbo Kosher Dill Pickle Vegan Drinks Jimmy Johns' drink selection features popular Coca-Cola products and bottled water. Coca ColaDiet CokeSpriteDr. PepperDasani Bottled Water Frequently Asked Questions Is Jimmy John's French bread vegan? Yes, Jimmy John's French bread contains no animal products and is vegan. What is in the Jimmy John's vegetarian sandwich? The Gourmet Vegetarian is made up of fresh avocado, cucumbers, tomatoes, lettuce, Provolone cheese, and mayonnaise. Leave off the cheese and mayo to make the sandwich vegan.