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Nagoya (15)

Vegetarian Restaurants: (13 Listings)

Lala Natural
209 Narumichomukaida, Midoriku ~ PH: 0526230660
Moderate-- Vegan, Organic, Japanese, Western, Bakery--- Additional Info: Organic, natural food restaurant advertising "no milk, no egg, no white sugar." The owner previously had worked at a vegan cafe in the UK. Try the vegan desserts. Accepts custom order for cakes, too. Rustic interior with wooden furniture. Mon-Sat 6:00pm-10:00pm-- Rating: Not rated yet

LOVE Pacific Cafe
3 Chome-23-38 Sakae, Naka-ku ~ PH: 052-252-8429
Moderate-- Vegan, Organic, Japanese--- Additional Info: Cafe belonging to a fitness club. The 'LOVE' in name stands for local, organic, vegetable, eco-friendly. Does not use dairy, white sugar, or egg. Lunch sets are offered from 11:30am-3pm. Cafe time from 3-8pm where one could get veggie burgers and rice bowls. Directions: take the subway to Fushimi, go out Exit 5 towards Shirakawa Koen, walk alongside the park with it on your right side, turn right at the first street after the stoplight, and the cafe will be on your left side in the second block. Open Tue-Sun 11:30am-8pm.-- Rating: 4.5 HappyCow(s)

Pupu Kitchen and Health Food Shop
Nagoya ~ PH: 052-602-5930
Moderate-- Vegan, Japanese, Macrobiotic--- Additional Info: Macrobiotic cafe connected to a health food store. Feels like you're in someone's kitchen that's decorated with a Hawaiian touch. The Japanese set lunch costs around 1000 yen. Also offers desserts; try the chocolate cake. You can shop while you wait for your order. Open Wed-Sat 10am-5pm, Sun 1st, 2nd, 3rd 11:30am-2pm.-- Rating: 5 HappyCow(s)

Iki iki Gaaden, Kawanayama Biru, 51-1 Kawanayama-machi, Showa-ku (at Takigawa-machi) ~ PH: 052-832-0881
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Japanese, Macrobiotic--- Additional Info: A very small restaurant near Irinaka subway station on the Tsurumai line. You have two choices - lunch with dessert, or lunch without dessert. Guests are expected to remove shoes at the door, and only chopsticks are offered as utensil (no forks). Everything is written in Japanese, and the owner speaks only Japanese. Evening reservations for 4 or more people is possible (call). Directions: take Exit 1 and walk towards Seirei (Holy Spirit) Hospital, stay on the same side as the hospital, and restaurant is after Takigawamachi intersection, the restaurant name is written in kanji (自然庵). Mon-Sat 11:00am-2:00pm-- Rating: Not rated yet

Live and Lounge VIO
Shinei 2-1-9 Flex bldg B2F, Nakaku ~ PH: 052-737-7739
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Japanese, Macrobiotic, Beer/Wine--- Additional Info: Night restaurant, full bar, lounge, and music venue. Dishes features lots of vegetables. Kitchen stops at 10:30pm. Dimly lit interior. Mon-Thu 6:00pm-2:00pm, Fri-Sat 8:00pm-5:00am, Sun 6:00pm-2:00am-- Rating: Not rated yet

Poran no Hiroba
2-108 Issha, Meito-ku ~ PH: 052-703-4465
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, Organic, Japanese, Bakery--- Additional Info: Small restaurant and bakery with a bright feel. Food menu is mostly vegan. Dishes are beautifully presented. Uses soy mayo for things like potato salad. The cakes are made with eggs and/or dairy products. Also offers a small selection of food for purchase to take away at the counter. Closed 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month. Open Mon-Wed, Fri-Sun 9am-6pm.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Nakamura-ku, Mei-eki 4-3-25, Castle Plaza B1 ~ PH: 052-583-0986
Moderate-- Lacto, Indian, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Standard Japanese style North Indian menu with a selection of vegetarian dishes like spinach curry, chick pea curry, and others (likely uses ghee/clarified butter - vegans must ask). Lunch time vegetarian plate (two curries, sweet yoghurt, small salad starter, and hot/cold drink with naan or rice) costs approx. 1200 yen. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Mon-Sun 11:00am-2:30pm, 5:00pm-10:00pm-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Casablanca Moroccan Restaurant
Nagoya-shi, Higashi-ku, Izumi, 1-9-14 Takaoka Residence 1F ~ PH: 052-953-7774
Expensive-- Beer/Wine, Moroccan, Middle Eastern, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Veg suitable appetizers include hummus, falafel, aaalouk (babaganoush), and a few others. Ask your waitstaff for the vegetarian menu. Features belly dance shows Thur, Fri, Sat evenings from 8:30pm at 1000 yen/person; Wednesday's show is free. Directions: On the Sakura Dori line, get off at Takaoka station exit 1, walk north and turn left at the light Takaoka Kita, turn right at the next street (one way street), and Casablanca is the second building on left. Open Mon-Sun 17.30-23.00 (last order 22.00).-- Rating: 3 HappyCow(s)

Yutaka Gaoka 1809, Meitoku ~ PH: 090-18631135
Moderate-- Lacto, Indian, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. South Indian food menu that's mostly vegetarian. Relaxed atmosphere with communal counter seating on the first floor and tables on the second. Offer dosas, rasam, uttapam, and has a vegetarian lunch menu (lacto-ovo, cost around Y1500) with unlimited refills of rice, sambar, and chai. Accommodating to vegans - just let the staff or owner know. Wheelchair accessible. Open Tue-Sun 11am-2pm, 5:30-9:30pm.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Chiyoda 5-21-6, Naka-ku ~ PH: 052-2414741
Moderate-- Chinese, Japanese, Beer/Wine, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. 60+ years old pork cutlet restaurant with also a Chinese vegetarian menu. Veg choices include a few types of noodle soup (main dish), a few side salads, and deep fried vegetable protein dishes such as "chicken" balls or fried "shrimp" - ask if uses same fryer as meat. No English spoken, but staff understands "vegetarian" and "macrobiotic." Directions: from Tsurumai subway station exit 2, cross footbridge to the other side of the large road, and walk up, keeping the Family Mart and JR Tsurumai station to your right, turn up the first street to your left (a one-way street) and walk a short way. KiHarutei is a tall white building with the characters 気晴亭 on it. Mon-Sun 11:30am-10:00pm-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Moku Moku Kaze no Budo
La Chic 7F, 3-6-1 Sakae, Naka-ku ~ PH: 052-241-0909
Moderate-- Organic, Japanese, International, Buffet, Beer/Wine, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Buffet-style restaurant in the LaChic Building. Daily changing menu. Has veggie options. Food made from locally grown and fresh ingredients. Live music sometimes. Address in Japanese: 愛知県名古屋市中区栄3-6-1. Open 11-16, 17-23.-- Rating: 3 HappyCow(s)

RiR Organic Plus Greens
Sake 5-19-27, Naka-ku ~ PH: 052-252-5989
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Organic, Japanese, Macrobiotic, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Organic food place that also offers vegan, vegetarian, and macrobiotic food with no added MSG. Has wi-fi. Reservations required. Cash only. Open Mon-Sat 11:30-22:00.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Sarmale Romanian Restaurant
Aichi, Nagoya shi, Aoi 1-16-28 (at Nishiki dori, Route 153) ~ PH: 052-935-8877
Expensive-- Lacto, Romanian, Eastern European, Buffet, Beer/Wine, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Dinner includes vegetarian choices like cheese or mushroom sarmale (cabbage rolls), vegetable soup, salad, and bean dip. Weekend lunch buffet is not vegetarian. Features gypsy dance twice a month and various other Romanian cultural events. Subway Higashiyama line, Shin Sakae station, walk 2 minutes walk from exit 2. Open Tue-Sun 11.30-14.00, 17.30-22.00 .-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Health Food Stores, Vegan Shops, Vegan Bakeries, Vegetarian B&Bs, Veg Catering, Veg*n Organizations: (2 Listings)

The Nature Shop KaRuNa
4-96 Nonami Tenpaku-ku (at Nonami) ~ PH: 052-899-3337
This shop stocks instant food, soya meat, veggie mayonnaise, cutlet-sandwich, etc. Open Tue-Sun 10am-6pm.-- Rating: 5 HappyCow(s)

Dean and Deluca
Nagoya Station 4-7-1, Midland Square B1 ~ PH: 052-5278826
Specialty food market from the U.S. Has a large deli section, and sells some veggie suitable products. Handy to know. Accepts credit cards. Mon-Sun 10:00am-9:30pm-- Rating: Not rated yet

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