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!
At this restaurant in Nagoya, you can have cake for lunch! And even if you're health-conscious, you can enjoy the cake, guilt-free. The cakes here are made with vegetables and are meant to enhance your beauty and health. Let's try a gorgeous salad cake for lunch while in Nagoya!
If you're vegan or vegetarian and would like to know what refined Japanese cuisine is all about, you should definitely come to try this one-star Michelin restaurant in Azabujuban in Tokyo! Each dish is prepared carefully and is a delight to the senses. In fact, you don't need to be vegetarian to appreciate this delicate cuisine.
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!
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.
cafe Stay Happy is a hammock cafe located in Shimokitazawa. If you are looking for a place to chill and relax for a while in Shimokitazawa, check it out!
Being vegan in Tokyo isn't always easy as fish broth and meat are commonly used in almost every meal. However, rest assured, a growing number of restaurants have vegetarian options in their menus. But for those who don't speak Japanese and want to be certain to be eating vegan dishes, you should try any of the Ain Soph restaurants!
There is an overwhelming number of foods you can try in Japan. It varies by region and by season, so it's like diving into a deep, delicious ocean of novelty! Yum! There are loads of new foods to discover during the summer in Japan, they are generally light and refreshing, but oh so ever delicious! Here's one you should try! It's a jelly noodle called tokoroten!
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.
Looking for vegan food in Osaka? Don’t worry, Osaka is a vegetarian-friendly city offering variety of vegetarian food - traditional Japanese food, Italian, Indian, desserts, and more! Here is a list of recommended vegan restaurants you should try when you come to Osaka.