13 Vegan / Vegetarian Friendly Restaurants
Haneulchae Apartment complex, Namcheon 2-dong, Suyeong-gu, Busan, South Korea
Cuisine: Vegan, Pizza, Italian, Organic, Western, Take-out, Fusion, Korean
Small vegan restaurant in Busan serving western style as well Korean fusion cuisine. Makes salads, veggie burgers, steak, burritos, pizza, pasta, green smoothies, detox juices. Uses organic brown rice and more healthful oils like sunflower and coconut oil. Last order 8pm. At front is a small retail area selling packaged food products. Previously located at 72, Namcheonbada-ro.
Jurye 3 (sam)-dong, Gaya-daero 272, Busan, South Korea
Cuisine: Vegan, Western, Fast food, Juice bar, Take-out, Asian, Fusion
Small vegan burger joint, seats 10. Serves sandwiches and burgers with whole wheat bread and house-made patties. Has soy latte. Free Wi-Fi & outlets. Last order 30 minutes before closing. Right outside Jurye subway station, exits 5 & 7.
next to Beomeosa Temple, Busan, South Korea
Cuisine: Vegan, Western, Take-out, Asian, Vietnamese, Korean
Part of international chain of vegan restaurants inspired by Supreme Master Ching Hai, an advocate for veg living. Each location is individual family operated. Serves all vegan food, non-alcoholic beverages, and vegan desserts. Last order 8pm. Note that sometimes closes earlier, so better call ahead if coming in the evening. Previously located at 102 Rivers 5th, 14-1. NOTE: please send exact map coordinates to HappyCow.
Gwangbok-ro, Busan, South Korea
Cuisine: Vegan, American, Western, Fast food
Vegan burger restaurant serving burgers, salads, smoothies, soups, coffee. From Nampo metro station Exit 7 go left until the GS25 convenience store at the corner and go left in the side street.
155-17, Jangjeon 1-dong, Geumjeong-gu, Busan, South Korea
Cuisine: Vegan, Japanese, Juice bar, Beer/Wine, Asian, Korean
Small vegan food bar where you can find Vietnamese coffee, tea, water, juices, plus soup and other Korean and Japanese style food. Cakes and other house-made desserts sometimes available. Owner speaks Korean, Japanese, and English. Situated inside the market area - to access it from Busandaehak-ro, go before the crossroad through the porch, take the first small street left (where there are some shops and graffiti on a wall) and after a few metres left again, you are there. Address 부산광역시 금정구 장전 1동 155-17 장성시장.
345-27, Yeonsan-dong, Yeonje-gu, Busan, South Korea
Cuisine: Vegan, American, Pizza, Italian, Western, Fusion, Middle Eastern
All vegan pizza, burgers, pasta, pho, falafels, salads and more. English spoken and menu. Helpful staff. Directions from Yeonsan Metro:- 1) Walk straight out of exit 12 2) Take the 1st street on the right 3) From the bus stop take bus 86 or 87 for 4 stops 4) Walk approx 5 mins navigating with GPS to the HappyCow map marker.
40gyedan-gil 7-1, Jung-gu, Busan, Busan, South Korea
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, American, Organic, Salad bar, Juice bar, Take-out, Asian, Bakery
Serves soy burgers, soy sandwiches, coffee, juices, and made-in-house bread. Reported July 2017 to be vegetarian, not fully vegan. Please update HappyCow.
Gwangan Dong 194-7, 2nd floor, Busan, South Korea
Cuisine: Lacto, Indian, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Specializes in Indian curry and tandoori but has several veggie starters and currys. Staff speak English, so ask which items are or can be vegan. Near Gwangalli Beach.
447-18, Suyeong-dong, Suyeong-gu, Busan, South Korea
Cuisine: Ovo, Korean, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Specializes in memil (buckwheat) noodle and makes a memil pancake which is vegan. The soup is made with herbs. Ask to remove egg from your cold soup noodle dish.
Haeundaehaebyeon-ro, Jung 1(il)-dong, Haeundae-gu (at Gunam Ro, Haendae Beach), Busan, South Korea
Cuisine: Lacto, Indian, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. This Indian restaurant will accommodate vegans by removing butter and cream from the veggie curries when asked. Kitchen rests 3:30-4:30pm.
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