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!
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.
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!
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.
Green Earth is a vegetarian/vegan cafe restaurant in Osaka that you'll love for its super tasty yet affordable cuisine. They serve cheap lunch sets and some great sweets too.
Have you ever heard of Shojin Ryori? It is traditional cuisine for Buddhist monks. Respecting the Buddhist philosophy, animal products are not used; simply fresh and seasonal fruits and herbs. These are five excellent places where you can enjoy this kind of cuisine in Tokyo!
Kyoto is famous for its vegetarian cuisine influenced by the local monk culture. You can try different famous tofu dishes in Kyoto; they are fresh and change seasonally. Have you ever tried homemade sesame tofu? Or Yuba (soy milk bean curd)? These restaurants are great for vegetarians, as you get to try a variety of different tofu dishes. Although you may not be a tofu fan, you definitely need to try these restaurants. You will be impressed by all the delicious dishes that can be made with tofu. And the settings of these restaurants are so calming! Welcome to Kyoto!
Even with all the food diversity around Tokyo, sometimes there's nothing like a big hearty brunch on a Sunday morning. (Especially after a night of drinking hm hm..) Here are the best spots to try brunch around Shibuya.
Yudofu, or hot tofu can even be called as one of the simplest Japanese dishes. Ingredients are tofu, kelp, and water with some dipping sauces like ponzu vinegar. When you want to try some ultimate tofu dish, Kyoto will be the place to visit. This post will introduce 5places where you can enjoy yudofu in Kyoto.
Yuba The Very Popular Japanese Dish...But What Is It? This article will show you what yuba is, how to make it and where to eat it too.