Vegetarian food in Japan!
Vegetarian cuisine in Japan is incredibly flavorful. Whether it is for religious or moral reasons, or simply because it can be delicious too, vegetarian cuisine in Japan is incredible. Although there are still few restaurants compared to a lot of major cities, Japan also has a vegetarian tradition, Shojin Ryori (Monk cuisine), and there also many cuisines serving vegetarian dishes!
Vegetarian food in Japan!
Buddhist Cuisine (精進料理) is delicately prepared vegetarian cuisine. It is inspired by the seasons, and most importantly by Buddhist philosophy. The cuisine is simple and fresh and no meat is used. It is a reminder to use mindfulness in your daily life. This restaurant is actually a 2-star Michelin restaurant, so you will be left completely speechless by the presentation and taste of these incredible dishes.
There are some very good vegetarian/vegan ramen joints in and around Tokyo Station. Here are three places you won't go wrong with!
Sangenjaya is a really fashionable neighborhood with loads of cafes, restos, second-hand shops and bars. It's a really nice place to take a stroll and try different types of cuisines. If you're looking for a nice place to relax and enjoy delicious vegan Hawaiian cuisine, you should definitely make a stop here! From healthy vegan to junk food vegan, there's something to please everyone here!
These delicious Indian restaurants are a must-try in Tokyo! Indian cuisine is flavorful and filling and always a good choice, and it is vegetarian-friendly! Indian food in Japan is definitely something you need to have at least once.
You've got questions: What is inari sushi made from? Is inari sushi vegan? Is there gluten in inari sushi? Is inari sushi related to that shrine in Kyoto with all those orange gates? Is inari sushi healthy? We've got answers!
For la creme de la creme in terms of vegetarian dining in Tokyo, you should try these four Michelin-starred restaurants. Featured here are Shojin ryori restaurants, a tempura restaurant and a kaiseki cuisine resto. Enjoy!
Le Coccole Osaka is an amazing pop-up vegan restaurant that you need to check out when in Osaka! I hope you'll have the chance to try this healthy and awesome vegan cuisine.
Nagi Shokudo is a quaint cafe with a laid-back atmosphere and nice home-made vegan food. Once you try it, you'll soon understand why it's everyone's favorite vegan cafe.
Looking for vegan/vegetarian options in Osaka? Don’t worry, Osaka is a vegetarian/vegan-friendly city offering a variety of meat-free foods - traditional Japanese food, Italian, Indian, desserts, and more! Here is a list of recommended vegetarian/vegan restaurants you should try when you come to Osaka.