As a city filled with seafood and meats, finding delicious vegetarian restaurants in Hong Kong can appear to be challenging. However, the large variety of vegetarian options and cuisines offered nowadays proves that eating green in Hong Kong is not hard and can be crave-worthy. Whether it is for sustainability reasons, health reasons or simply your own preference, these restaurants will offer you the best vegetarian dishes! Here are the best restaurants in Hong Kong for vegetarian and vegan dining from Central to Wanchai!
Planting the seeds of nature and nutrition into each perfectly plated vegan dish is Ma… And The Seeds Of Life. Chef Barrat’s cooking echews meat, dairy, gluten, and processed food perfect for those with dietary restrictions or who prefer clean eating. Try signature dishes like Chiaviar, Sans-Salmon Rillete, Faux-Gras, and Avocado Sushi. Vegan desserts such as the Keto Triple Chocolate Cake or a ‘Cheezecake’ will never let you feel like you’re missing out on dairy. Enjoy scrumptious, beautifully plated, clean, and good-for-Earth vegan dishes at this airy and chic spot.
Open Mon-Sun and PH 12-3pm (lunch), 3-5:30pm (afternoon tea), 6-10pm (dinner), 12-4pm (brunch on Sun & PH)
Serving colorful, pink delights, picture-perfect moments, and quirky playfulness is the fun vegetarian restaurant – Jaja! You might have caught a glimpse of this pretty-in-pink spot on your Instagram feed, but its the delicious vegetarian dishes and the eye-catching milkshakes that will delight everyone from kids to grownups, alike. Try their living maki platter where veg sushi comes to life dressed in flowers and petals, or the ultimate schnitzel made with jackfruit, or opt for the bibimbap. And definitely leave room for photogenic desserts such as shakes topped with mermaid tails or donuts and the whimsical cheesecake lolly.
JAJA, 6/F, Hong Kong Arts Centre, 2 Harbour Road, Wan Chai, Hong Kong, +852 2877 3999, www.miradining.com/jaja
Open Mon-Sun & PH 11:30am-10pm
Hong Kong’s first, all-vegetarian Indian restaurant, Woodlands, has been providing diners with a vast variety of delicious bites with a speciality in South Indian vegetarian dishes for years. Rich flavors and classic recipes blend together beautifully giving you the perfect amount of spice, taste, and authenticity in favorites like the masala dosa, sev puri, bhel puri, sambar rice, dal makhana, and more. Wash down your hearty meal with some sweet or salt lassi.
Open Mon-Sun 11:30am-3:30pm, 6:30-10:30pm
VEDA celebrates Eastern and Western cultures and ingredients through their comfort vegetarian food, bringing them together in their delightful menu. Located in the middle of Central, this urban oasis is a little slice of vegetarian heaven, with their signature aloo gobi and gnocchi a la VEDA. Additionally, all of their delectable vegetarian dishes are paired with a specialty all-Australian drinks menu!
VEDA, 2 Arbuthnot Road, Central, Hong Kong, +852 3755 3067, VEDA
Open Everyday 7am – 10pm (7-min walk from Exit D2, Central MTR Station)
Chi Lin Vegetarian provides mountain-inspired vegetarian dishes, using fresh ingredients and healthy oils to cook their delectable food! Savour traditional Chinese dishes and impeccable veggie dim sum in their beautiful restaurant in the stunning Nan Lian Garden. As you eat, watch the artificial waterfall cascade down the enormous windows! Also, after your meal, visit the architecturally beautiful Chi Lin Nunnery next door!
Chi Lin Vegetarian, Long Men Lou, Nan Lian Garden, 60 Fung Tak Road, Diamond Hill, Hong Kong, +852 3658 9388, Chi Lin Vegetarian
Open Monday – Friday 12pm – 4pm, 6pm – 9pm and Saturday – Sunday 12pm – 5:30pm, 6pm - 9pm (6-min walk from Exit C2, Diamond Hill MTR Station)
Enjoy modern Chinese vegetarian cuisine at Miss Lee’s, a brand new concept focusing on embodying timeless Hong Kong flavors in their delightful food! In their chic and cozy restaurant, Miss Lee offers an inclusive menu suitable for vegans, vegetarians and flexitarians alike. They also have grab-and-go options throughout the day!
Open Monday – Sunday 12pm – 3pm, 3pm – 5:30pm, 6pm – 10pm (3-min walk from Exit A2, Sheung Wan MTR Station)
Come and have fun at this “100% Vegetarian! Totally San Fransisco-themed vegetarian restaurant, while you eat internationally inspired, fresh vegetarian food! Known for its fabulously themed interior, Veggie 4 Love, previously Veggie SF, serves you organic vegetarian versions of burgers, pasta dishes and rice dishes, transporting you back to San Francisco in the 50s.
Veggie 4 Love, 10/F, 11 Stanley Street, Central, Hong Kong, +852 3902 3902, Veggie 4 Love Facebook
Open Monday – Saturday 11:30am – 2:30pm, 6pm – 9pm (3-min walk from Exit D2, Central MTR Station)
Japanese food is commonly associated with fresh fish and meats, but Isoya Japanese Vegetarian Restaurant specializes in perfectly made Japanese vegetarian dishes. They provide impeccably arranged sushi dishes, tempura veggies, and other Japanese delights. Experience a true Japanese vegetarian experience with this one-of-a-kind restaurant!
Isoya Japanese Vegetarian Restaurant, 9/F, 83 Wanchai Road, Wanchai, Hong Kong, +852 5500 8812, Facebook Page
Open Monday – Saturday 12pm – 2:30pm, 6pm – 11pm (4-min walk from Exit A3, Wanchai MTR Station)
Mirror & Vegan Concept serves indulgent vegan and vegetarian Italian comfort food, adopting traditional Italian flavors and cooking methods to veganize perfectly tasting risotto, pasta, and many other Italian classics. Enjoy their mouth-watering dishes that use organic and healthy vegan options, such as the spaghetti bolognese made from minced mushroom and edamame! An easy and tasty way to eat plant-based with the whole family.
Mirror & Vegan Concept, 9/F, 118 Queen’s Road Central, Central, Hong Kong, +852 2868 0810, Facebook Page
Open Monday – Saturday 11:30am – 5pm, 6pm – 9:30pm (6-min walk from Exit D2, Central MTR Station)
Green Common’s cafe serves a variety of healthy vegan items and incorporates a wide range of meat substitutes and innovative plant-based ingredients, such as Omnipork, Beyond Meat, and JUST Egg. They also provide veg burgers, fillet no-fish, and other easy, delectable dishes for picky-eaters.
Open Monday – Sunday 11:30am – 9:30pm (2-min walk from Exit E3, Sheung Wan Mtr Station)
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