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!
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.
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!