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8-29 Saganohirakichou, Ukyo, Kyoto, Japan

0757772500

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Cuisine: Vegan, Pizza, Japanese, Organic, Western, Beer/Wine, Fusion

Upscale vegan restaurant minutes from Katabiranotsuji station on the Arashiyama line, or 10 minutes from Uzumasa station on Sanin line. Offers a lunch set with three courses consisting of seasonal vegetables of Kyoto, traditional dried soymilk skin, and wheat gluten. Also offers vegetable sushi course. Dessert are extra. Must call to reserve at least 3 days ahead as it's not always open. Note: kitchen may stop serving 30-60 minutes prior to closing, check ahead.

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543 Asakura-cho, Nakagyo-ku (at Tomino-koji), Kyoto, Japan

0757548333

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Cuisine: Vegan, Japanese, Macrobiotic, Organic, Beer/Wine, European, Fusion

Vegan shojin cuisine restaurant in traditional machiya-style house close to the Nishiki market, since April 2016. Its flagship location is in Okinawa. Features contemporary vegan-meets-Shojin cuisine using organic local vegetables, millet, and prepared condiments like vinegar, miso, and soy sauce. Menu ranges from Japanese Shojin, Italian, and French to Oriental. Selection of wine and sake. Vegan ramen lunches at weekends. Offers a vegan tantan-ramen and gyoza cooking class most Thursdays from 10am to 1pm - check Facebook for exact dates. Note: kitchen may stop serving 30-60 minutes prior to closing, check ahead.

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Kyoto city, Kawaramachi Sanjo Agaru Shimomaruya Cho 406 (at 6th floor), Kyoto, Japan

0752118940

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Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Indian, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Nepalese, Non-veg

Serves meat, vegan options available. Indian and Himalayan cuisine restaurant located on the 6th floor at 京都府京都市中京区河原町通三条上る下丸屋町406. Menu includes a "vegetable" section with vegan and vegetarian entrees and descriptions in English: baingan bharta (eggplant), gobi aloo (cauliflower), vegetable jalfry (in onion and tomato sauce), chana masala (chickpeas), and others. Staff will point out the vegan dishes. Note: kitchen may stop serving 30-60 minutes prior to closing, check ahead.

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Ukyo-ku, Kyoto Teranomae-cho, 28-3, Kyoto, Japan

0754630221

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Cuisine: Vegan, Japanese

Shoujin ryori (Japanese Buddhist cuisine) and Japanese style seating. At 京都市右京区寺の前町28-3, JR Hanazono, or Kyoto bus stop before Myoshin 61,62,63. Note: kitchen may stop serving 30-60 minutes prior to closing, check ahead.

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36-3, Polygonum-machi, Takano, Zuojing District, Kyoto, Japan

0752038506

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Cuisine: Vegan, Japanese, Take-out, Bakery

Vegan bakery and cafe a short walk from Demachiyanagi station at 京都市左京区高野蓼原町36-3. Serves a variety of sweet and savory buns, in addition to bread loaves. A cafe area for dine-in or order a lunch set meal. Note: kitchen may stop serving 30-60 minutes prior to closing, check ahead.

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41-3 Arashiyamanakaoshitach, Nishikyo, Kyoto, Japan

0758610159

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Cuisine: Vegan, Japanese, Beer/Wine

Serves vegan dishes made from vegetables, seaweed, and kelp. Has tempura, udon, soups, and bento platters. Owner speaks some English, and there is a menu also in English.

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89-1 Sanjo-dori, Ohashi-cho, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto, Japan

075-7621233

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Cuisine: Vegan, Japanese, Macrobiotic, Western, Take-out, Gluten-free

Vegan and entirely gluten-free restaurant located 2 mins east of Keihan Sanjo subway station. Breakfast 9-10:30am, Lunch 11am-4pm (last order 3pm), Dinner 5-9pm (last order 8pm). Menu items include fermented vegan cheese, veggie burgers, soups, brown rice risotto, organic pasta, quiche, pancakes, raw cake, smoothies, hot drinks, and more. Their house-made vegan cheese is available for purchase. No fried food. Uses organic local produce. Open 7 days a week. Note: kitchen may stop serving 30-60 minutes prior to closing, check ahead.

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Tenshojimaecho, 532−2, Nakagyo Ward, Kyoto, Japan

075-2120776

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Cuisine: Vegan, Japanese, Western, Bakery

Address in Japanese 京都市中京区天性寺前町532 北原ビル2F. One floor above well signed Tamisa Yoga. Small vegan cafe and health food shop. Cafe serves light meal sets, cakes, muffins, quiche, coffee drinks. English menu & spoken. Note: kitchen may stop serving 30-60 minutes prior to closing, check ahead.

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20 Daitokuji Mae, Murasakino, Kita-ku, Kyoto, Japan

075-4930019

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Cuisine: Vegan, Japanese

Daitokyu offers vegan Shojin Ryori. Address in Japanese: 京都府京都市北区紫野大徳寺下門前町20. Note: kitchen may stop serving 30-60 minutes prior to closing, check ahead.

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127 Keikaincho, Kamigyo-ku, Kyoto, Japan

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Cuisine: Vegan, International, Western, Take-out

玄 is an all-vegan take-out restaurant that serves dishes like pasta, sandwiches, doria, and pie. Located west of Doshisha University. Find on google maps by typing in "玄 gen". Note: In Japan, kitchens often stop serving 30-60 minutes before closing time. Note from HappyCow: If you have additional information, such as website, Facebook page, email address or phone number, please send us an update - thank you!

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67-3 Jinmei-cho, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto, Japan

075-2575096

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Cuisine: Vegan, Japanese, Macrobiotic

Vegetarian cafe with a small food item retail area. Serves 3 set meals all day, plus approx. 10 portions / day of a lunchtime special. Desserts also available. Fully vegan except honey in some items. Has a macrobiotic cooking school on the 2nd floor, with classes sometimes offered in English. Address in Japanese: 〒604-8207 京都府京都市 中京区神明町67-3. Note: kitchen may stop serving 30-60 minutes prior to closing, check ahead.

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Nishiura-30 Gokasho, Uji, Kyoto, Japan

0774-320700

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Cuisine: Vegan, Japanese

Traditional Japanese buddhist zen cuisine (shojin ryori). Affiliated with and located opposite the Manpukiji temple and set in a picturesque zen garden. Serves set course meals in the fuccha ryori style. Note: kitchen may stop serving 30-60 minutes prior to closing, check ahead.

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Nishiki-dori, 198-1 (at Nishiki Market), Kyoto, Japan

0752312516

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Cuisine: Vegan, Japanese, Beer/Wine

Kyoto vegan restaurant inside Nishiki market (錦市場). Offers set meals. Look for the half open glass door next to the sweet shop stall, approx. 4 stalls before you reach Fuyacho -dori, at 京都府京都市中京区東魚屋町198-1, 〒604-8055. NOTE: please confirm if still fully vegan.

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20-13 Oike-cho, Utano, Ukyo-ku, Kyoto, Japan

075-4615911

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Cuisine: Vegan, Organic

A home restaurant offering Shojin Ryori. Address in Japanese: 京都府京都市右京区宇多野御池町20-13. Note: kitchen may stop serving 30-60 minutes prior to closing, check ahead.

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Kamigyō-ku, Nibanchō 199-1, Kyoto, Japan

05058099922

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Cuisine: Vegan, Japanese, Macrobiotic, Beer/Wine, Delivery, Take-out

A branch of Itadakizen from London. Serves Japanese classics like grilled onigiri (grilled rice balls), vegan sushi, noodles, tofu steaks. Dishes are served tapas-style. Extensive alcohol menu.

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278 Karasuma dori, Kita-ku, Kuramaguchi, Kyoto, Japan

075-2562480

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Cuisine: Vegan, Japanese, Shojinryori

Temple setting, Shojin Ryori style food, but a special style which is Fucha Ryori. Two days advance booking for party of 2 minimum is required. Address in Japanese: 〒603-8146 京都府京都市北区鞍馬口町寺町西入新御霊口278. Note: kitchen may stop serving 30-60 minutes prior to closing, check ahead.

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Karasuma St, Gojostreet 294-1, Kyoto, Japan

753441591

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Cuisine: Vegan, Japanese

Tea house also offering vegan cake and light food. No coffee or smoking. Sells hand-made art. Note: kitchen may stop serving 30-60 minutes prior to closing, check ahead.

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Nishiyamawaki 19-9, Yawata City, Kyoto, Japan

090-1904-6653

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Cuisine: Vegan, International, Japanese, Organic, Take-out

Vegan restaurant that does not use MSG or white sugar. Uses local and pesticide-free ingredients as much as possible. Serves breakfast, lunch and drinks. Japanese address is 京都府八幡市西山和気19-9. Note: kitchen may stop serving 30-60 minutes prior to closing, check ahead.

10 Reviews

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Kino building 113 Jodoji Kamibambacho, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto, Japan

075-7617707

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Cuisine: Vegan, Japanese, Organic

Serves contemporary vegan Japanese food, drinks, and dessert in a light-filled, modern setting above an art gallery. Menu options include a generous sampler plate, pickled vegetables, curry, rice balls, tofu cake & ice cream, tea, coffee, sake, wine, beer. Operated by the owner-chef of the traditional yuba-don restaurant Hale in the Nishiki Market, it's a welcoming vegan alternative in northern Kyoto, not far from Kyoto University & Kyoto Art & Design College. Note: kitchen may stop serving 30-60 minutes prior to closing, check ahead.

9 Reviews

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1F Sumioka Building, 460 Kinbuki-cho, Oshikouji-dori, Ryogaemachi Nishiiru, Kyoto, Japan

075-213-3693

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Cuisine: Vegan, Organic, Beer/Wine, French

Located in the Karasuma-Oike area near Kyoto International Manga Museum, this restaurant serves entirely vegan French dishes using organic vegetables wherever possible. Offers 3 different priced sets (starts from approx. Y4410 up to Y7350). Note that group dining must order the same course option. Note: kitchen may stop serving 30-60 minutes prior to closing, check ahead.

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309 Saikachicho (at Kamigyo Ward), Kyoto, Japan

075-4325017

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Cuisine: Vegan, Japanese, Raw, Western

Vegan restaurant on Horikawa-dori at the corner of Kamichojyamachi and on the west side of the Horikawa river canal. Offers a large selection of mains, as well as some cakes and desserts, drinks, and set meals. Closes 2nd and 4th Wednesday of month. Last orders 2:00pm and 8:00pm.

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202 Shirakawa St, Kyoto, Japan

075-712-3372

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Cuisine: Vegan, Indian, International, Organic, Take-out, French, Fusion, Pan-Asian

Est. 2001, the oldest vegan restaurant in Kyoto. Vegetables are purchased from nearby farmers. Music events and live performances. Has an English menu. Address: 左京区一乗寺築田町95 第一メゾン白川202. Note: kitchen may stop serving 30-60 minutes prior to closing, check ahead.

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34 Sanbankatsu, Gokasho, Uji, Kyoto, Japan

07-52568137

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Cuisine: Vegan, Japanese, Buddhist

Obakusan is the founder of the vegan Fucha Ryori (a vegan Buddhist style of cooking). As a Buddhist temple they cannot serve meat. It is absolutely vegan. Note that the Fucha Ryori includes mock dishes such as mock salmon, etc. It is all vegan Buddhist Temple Food. Flower course, moon course, and more. Note: kitchen may stop serving 30-60 minutes prior to closing, check ahead.

46 Reviews

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600-31, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto, Japan

+81-753413737

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Cuisine: Vegan, Japanese, Organic, Take-out

Vegetarian restaurant located in a residental alley on Kitsubashi-dori, behind Kyoto Tower hotel annex, at 京都府京都市下京区東塩小路町600−31. 5-minute walk from Kyoto train station. Around US$10 for a set dinner. May 2016 reported now fully vegan. Note: kitchen may stop serving 30-60 minutes prior to closing, check ahead.

22 Reviews

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Marikooji St, Kyoto, Japan

075-7087707

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Cuisine: Vegan, Japanese, Macrobiotic, Organic, Beer/Wine

Kyoto-style Japanese organic restaurant, at 京都府京都市左京区吉田牛ノ宮町25-12, which is north of Higashi Ichijo St, 2 blocks west of Yoshida Shrine, east of Maruta. Serves vegan meals plus sake and herbal refreshments. Hosts music and events. Note: kitchen may stop serving 30-60 minutes prior to closing, check ahead.

11 Reviews

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13 Goryonoshita-machi, Ryoanji, Ukyo-ku (at /off Shimei Dori Rdi, near Gold Pavillion), Kyoto, Japan

075-4624742, 075-4622216

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Cuisine: Vegan, Buddhist

Last order taken at 4:30pm. Named Ryoanji Yudofu (Ryoanji Seven Herb Tofu, in English), because its famous dish is yudofu (boiled tofu with vegetables and seven herbs). The restaurant is inside the Ryoanji Temple area, in the Seigenin building (a minor temple attached to the main temple and situated by the Kyoyoike pond- a 1000-year-old Koi pond). English menu available. Nice food and setting. Address in Japanese: 京都府京都市右京区龍安寺御陵ノ下町13. Note: kitchen may stop serving 30-60 minutes prior to closing, check ahead.

4 Reviews

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63 Susukinobaba-cho, Saga Tenryuji, Ukyo-ku, Kyoto, Japan

075-8611609

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Cuisine: Vegan, Japanese

Serves Tofu Shojin Ryori. Address in Japanese: 京都府京都市右京区嵯峨天龍寺芒ノ馬場町63. Closed Wednesday and first Tuesday of the month. It is advised to call ahead before you go to be sure that it's open. Note: kitchen may stop serving 30-60 minutes prior to closing, check ahead.


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