7 Vegan / Vegetarian Friendly Restaurants
713-1 Yokwang-ri, Chubu-myeon, Daejeon, South Korea
Cuisine: Vegan, Organic, Raw, Buffet, Salad bar, Juice bar, Asian
An all-vegan buffet located in the Garden of Sky Complex (하늘물빛정원), about 20 kilometers south of Daejeon. Name in Korean: 채담, Address in Korean: 군산군 추부면 검한1길 156 하늘물빛정원 or 요광리 713-1. Buffet provides a wide range of food: Salad, traditional Korean dishes, faux meat made from beans, porridge, soup, rice dishes, desserts and fruits. Price (as of Sept 2016) for adults is 16K on weekdays and 18K on weekends.Take bus 501 from Daejeon station until the next to the last stop Majeonjongjeom (마전종점) and take a taxi from there to the garden. By walking takes about an hour.
23, SongChonbuk-ro, DaeDeok-Gu, DaeJeon, Daejeon, South Korea
Cuisine: Vegan, Western, Fast food, Take-out, Korean
Part of international chain of vegan restaurants opened by followers of Supreme Master Ching Hai, an advocate for veg living. Each location is individual family operated. Serves vegan food, coffee, non-alcoholic beverages. Reportedly moved to this location 2015.
73 Gungdong-ro 18beon-gil, Yuseong-gu, Daejeon, South Korea
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Take-out, Mexican, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Small and basic burrito place located between KAIST and Chungnam University in Yuseong-gu, at 대전광역시 유성구 궁동로18번길 73. The owner offers two vegan-friendly: a vegetable burrito and a mushroom burrito.
Jung-gu Gyebaek-ro 1700 (at Say Department Store), Daejeon, South Korea
Cuisine: Buffet, Salad bar, Korean, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Buffet with many traditional Korean foods that are incidentally vegan. Includes a "make-it-yourself" bibimbap bar along with various Korean vegetable side dishes (banchan) available. Located in the basement of Say Department store at 대전광역시 중구 계백로 1700.
108-3 Oncheon 2-dong, Daejeon, South Korea
Cuisine: Korean, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. In the neighborhood between KAIST and Chungnam Uni, this restaurant provides a single vegan item on its menu: a vegetable kimbap roll (비건김밥). Menu is in Korean only.
Yuseong-gu Nongdae-ro 15, Daejeon, South Korea
Cuisine: Lacto, Pizza, Italian, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Italian inspired pizzeria at 대전 유성구 농대로 15. Has 3 vegan choices: marinara pizza, pomodoro pasta, mista salad.
Daejeon, Daejeon, South Korea
Cuisine: Ovo, Thai, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Thai restaurant in a less expensive dining and shopping area, at 대전광역시 중구 대흥동 464-1번지 1층. The owner knows what vegetarian/vegan means. Can make pad thai without egg or fish sauce. Ask for vegan.
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