15 Vegan / Vegetarian Friendly Restaurants
14, Namcheondong-ro, 16 Beongil, 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. No use of five pungent spices. Last order 8pm. Previously located at the Haneulchae Apartment complex.
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: maybe closed or simply difficult to locate - please confirm and 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 serving Vietnamese coffee, tea, water, juices, plus soup and other Korean and Japanese style food. Cakes and other desserts sometimes available. Owner can speak 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.
2F, Onna Mall, 56, Seomyeon-ro, Busanjin-gu, Busan, South Korea
Cuisine: Vegan, Japanese, Western, Fast food, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Fusion
Vegan restaurant est. 2018 serving brunch foods like pancakes in the morning followed by Japanese ramen, vegan burger and sandwiches for lunch and dinner. Menu varies.
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.
Busan Suyu-gu Swim Road 408, Busan, South Korea
Cuisine: Lacto, Ovo, Macrobiotic, Organic, Western, Take-out, Asian
에코토피아 is a small eco-friendly organic vegetarian restaurant in Namcheon, Busan. Limited seating available. Cooking classes available. The kimchi is not vegan (contains fish sauce) but everything else has no meat. Vegans please inquire before ordering as some dishes may contain eggs or dairy. Address: 부산 수영구 수영로408번길 28. Instagram is ecotopia_.
14-1 Gwangbok-ro 55beon-gil, Gwangbok-dong, Jung-gu, Busan, South Korea
Cuisine: Ovo, Korean , Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Bibimbap restaurant with a mushroom-soy bean curd vegan bibimbap option. Has a foreign language menu available. Reported open, Apr 2018.
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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