Top 10 Vegan / Vegetarian Restaurants
Even curious carnivores should agree that the tasty vegan options available at these restaurants would please even the most discerning palate. From breakfast to brunch, dinner to late-night snacking, and every meat-free meal in-between, we're sure that you'll find the very best veggie dining experiences using our Top 10 list as your guide.
3 Chome-23-38 Sakae, Naka-ku, Nagoya, Japan
Cuisine: Vegan, Japanese, Organic
Cafe belonging to a fitness club. The 'LOVE' in name stands for local, organic, vegetable, eco-friendly. Does not use dairy, white sugar, or egg. Offers lunch sets from 11:30am followed by veggie burgers and rice bowls from approx. 3pm. Hours are very flexible - early visits recommended. Directions: take the subway to Fushimi, go out Exit 5 towards Shirakawa Koen, walk alongside the park with it on your right side, turn right at the first street after the stoplight, and the cafe will be on your left side in the second block. Note: kitchen may stop serving 30-60 minutes prior to closing, check ahead.
Nishi-ku, Josai 2-chome, 15-13, Nagoya, Japan
Cuisine: Vegan, Japanese, Macrobiotic
Macrobiotic cafe connected to a health food store located at 〒451-0031 名古屋市西区城西2丁目15番地13号. Kitchen feel with Hawaiian touch. Lunch set served 11:30am-2pm. Other hours serves coffee and dessert; try the chocolate cake.
2-1-2 Sanmon-cho, Chikusa-ku, Nagoya, Japan
Cuisine: Chinese, Japanese, Organic
Serves vegan Buddhist cuisine (Sho-jin Ryori) and is also a tea house. Offers vegan dishes and excludes five acrid and strong-smelling vegetables (Go-kun) including garlic. Free Wi-Fi. Note: kitchen may stop serving 30-60 minutes prior to closing, check ahead.
1-11-28, Marunouchi, Tanakayabiru 101, Nagoya, Japan
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Japanese, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Billed as a health food restaurant, whose owner also teaches cooking classes. Has vegan noodles at lunchtime and a wider evening menu. Ask for suggestions. Directions: from exit 7 at Marunouchi station, take the first street on the right towards the river. Restaurant is adjacent to a gas station. Note: kitchen may stop serving 30-60 minutes prior to closing, check ahead.
Midland Square Building 4th floor, Nagoya, Japan
Cuisine: Japanese, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Soba and ramen chain restaurant, this one is on the 4th floor of the building not far from the station. Has English menu and vegetable broth option.
1809 Yutakagaoka, Meito-ku, Nagoya, Japan
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Indian, Beer/Wine, Take-out
South Indian food menu that's vegan-friendly. Relaxed atmosphere with communal counter seating on the first floor and tables on the second. Offer dosas, rasam, uttapam, and has a vegetarian lunch with unlimited refills of rice, sambar, and chai. Note: kitchen may stop serving 30-60 minutes prior to closing, check ahead.
1601 2-Chome, Hirabari, Tenpaku, Nagoya, Japan
Cuisine: Vegan, Japanese, Delivery, Take-out, Bakery
Cafe near Hirabari subway station that specializes in cakes, puddings, cookies, and other desserts. Also has a lunch menu with items such as ramen, curry, and soy katsu. Last order for lunch is 2pm. Small retail area sells cookies and cooking ingredients. Whole cakes and custom sweets can be ordered. Delivers countrywide. Note: kitchen may stop serving 30-60 minutes prior to closing, check ahead.
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