Sometimes when you’re traveling or visiting a foreign city you struggle to find any restaurants that meet your dietary needs. In Tokyo, it is not common to find any vegetarian options in most parts of the city and if you’re not careful you might end up eating what you were avoiding. Luckily, however, we have put together a list of restaurants you can visit without any concern. Here are the 10 best vegetarian restaurants you can find in Tokyo!
This restaurant is located within Tokyo station and specializes in making noodles, including ramen and soba. Here, you will find several options for toppings and ramen which you can choose to your liking. Although their menu includes meat, you can simply request for a vegetarian or vegan option.
T’s Tan Tan Restaurant
This restaurant is also located within Tokyo station and specializes in making Tan Tan Ramen. What is special about this restaurant is that they make sure to not include any meat, fish, egg, and milk in their food. Therefore, it is convenient and there is no need to ask anyone if anything on the menu is vegetarian! They also have a special broth made up of white sesame seeds and pepper.
Citron is a fusion vegetarian restaurant of Japanese and French cuisine. Here you will find a lot of healthy options to feed your cravings. This restaurant also changes its menu every month, hence if you go there another time you’ll be able to eat something different.
Address: 2-27-21 Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan 107-0062 (See on Google Maps)
Opening hours: Mon. – Fri. 8:00 AM – 9:00 PM / Sat. 9:00 AM – 9:00 PM / Sun 9:00 AM – 7:00 PM
Price range: ¥ – ¥¥
This restaurant is located not far from Koenji station. Meu Nota is a small yet cozy cafe focused on providing you healthy meals. If you are looking for a restaurant with great aesthetics and vegetarian options, this is the place to visit!
Website: Meu Nota
Address: 3-45-11 2F Suginami-ku, Tokyo (See on Google Maps)
Opening hours: Wed. 6:00 PM – 11:30 PM, Thurs. – Sun. 12:00 PM – 11:30 PM, Closed on Mondays and Tuesdays (Make sure to look at the website as this restaurant opening hours might differ depending on the calendar.)
Price range: ¥
Rainbow Bird Rendezvous
At this cafe you will not only find healthy vegetarian options, but also healthy smoothies. In their menu vegan ice cream is also included. Therefore, if you are craving for some vegan ice cream, you might want to try this place out!
Website: Rainbow Bird Rendezvous
Address: 〒153-0052 Tōkyō-to, Meguro-ku, Yūtenji, 1 Chome−1−1 (See on Google Maps)
Opening hours: Weekdays Lunch 11:30 AM – 4:00 PM/ Dinner 5:30 PM – 10:00 PM, Saturdays 11:30 AM – 10:00 PM, Sundays & Holidays 11:30 AM – 7:00 PM (Wednesdays are resting days.)
Price range: ¥-¥¥
Ain Soph Journey
If you are a vegetarian and wish to go to a high-end restaurant, Ain Soph Journey is a great option. Not being too expensive, this place offers a great array of delicious meals. They also have some great dessert plates that are vegan-friendly!
Mr. Farmer is a popular cafe serving some delicious salads. You’ll find that this cafe is very generous with their portions, giving you big bowls filled with fresh vegetables and other healthy ingredients. If you love big portions, this is your place!
Food Therapy Diner Chabuzen
Chabuzen is a small scruffy ramen restaurant popular for its vegan menu and medicinal broth. With a cute atmosphere, here you will find some delicious healthy ramen while giving you the aesthetic of a common Japanese ramen restaurant.
8ablish is a great restaurant for those who wish to get the fine dining experience while having vegetarian options. This place offers you some classic and aesthetically beautiful meals worthy of having its picture taken! Also, besides the fact that the food looks beautiful, the price is not so expensive either, so you can eat without being concerned about its cost.
Address: 5 Chome-10-17 Minamiaoyama, Minato-ku, Tōkyō-to 107-0062 (See on Google Maps)
Opening hours: Lunch Time Mon-Fri 11:30 AM – 14:30 PM, Sat,Sun,Holidays 11:30-L.O.15:00 Dinner Time Mon-Thu 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM, Fri & Sat 6:00 PM – 10:30 PM, Sun & Holidays 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Price range: ¥¥
So there you have it! Those are the 10 best vegetarian restaurants in Tokyo. I know sometimes it can be hard to find a place that meets your dietary needs, especially in Asia. Therefore, I hope this list will help you in expanding your options for your next vegetarian meal in Tokyo.
If you want to check more options for food in Japan, you can check our Food Articles. You can find vegetarian options in most of them!
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Song Y Yoon
Originally from South Korea, I moved to Japan for university and have come to love the Japanese culture. Other things I love are photography, reading, listening to music, and food. Especially food 😉