愛家 is part of vegan restaurant chain inspired by Supreme Master Ching Hai, an advocate for veg living. Each location is individually operated. Serves vegan food, desserts, and non-alcoholic beverages. This branch serves many kinds of breakfast food. Dinner is only pre-packaged items.
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Chinese, Fast food, Take-out, Taiwanese
茹薰素食 stall sells vegetarian and vegan dishes containing tofu, mock meats, fried or cooked with vegetables, soups, noodles soups, rice. Menu is in Chinese only, but there is a glass box with all the protein you can choose, so it's easy to point to what you want. The family cooks in the porch of their house and inside, in the living room, there are a few tables for the guests. Cheap, clean and with folklore.
Chinese name 養心樓素食懷石料理, address 花蓮縣花蓮市國富里莊敬路88號, 970. This place adapts the Japanese multi-course tradition to Taiwanese palettes and gives it a veg twist. Occasionally some items use dairy products but they will ask you when you book if you avoid dairy/egg and other allergens. Courses are served in different bowls and plates like works of art. Food is light, healthy, and filling. Cost is around NT$600 per person. No walk-ins.
Chinese name 齋舖素食館, address 花蓮市中山路857號. A vegetarian buffet, which you will find other ones like this throughout cities in Taiwan. The spread is extensive, and you pay for food by weight (choose what you'd like).
Serves meat, vegan options available. 太革義廚 is a pasta restaurant that opened in Hualien summer 2015. The menu marks 4 or 5 vegan and a few more vegetarian choices, such as spaghetti with vegetables, mushroom, and basil sauce. In English vegan items are marked as "vegetarian" (全素), and vegetarian options are marked "ovo-lacto vegetarian" (素食). Order and pay for your meal at a machine near the entrance. There is self-service hot black coffee, hot and cold black tea, and cold water that is free.
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