From vegan ramen to Indian paratha and tofu taco, we’ve figured out the best of the best in town
To meet the growing demand for plant-based products and evolving consumer preferences, there are an array of restaurants with vegan options as well as healthy meal delivery services available such as The Raw Circus and Eatology. If you’re looking to veg out in town, here are our top ten favourite vegetarian restaurants in Hong Kong, as voted by in-house vegans and meat eaters.
Top vegetarian restaurants in Hong Kong
Central, Hong Kong:
Mirror & Vegan Concept
Having incorporated Italian flavours into their cuisine, Mirror & Vegan Concept is able to produce the most amazing creamy vegan risotto in town. Other than their famous risotto with truffle and asparagus, their fettuccine with four cheese is also a big hit.
Read our full review on Mirror & Vegan Concept
Mirror & Vegan Concept, 9/F, 118 Queen’s Road Central, Central, Hong Kong, p. 2868 0810, 中環皇后大道中118號9樓
Pure Veggie House
Who says vegans can’t eat dim sum? From steaming hot and fluffy vegan bbq pork buns to juicy vegetable shao mai and flavourful mushroom congee, Pure Veggie House delivers a five-star dim sum experience for vegans and vegetarians. When it comes to vegetarian restaurants in Hong Kong, this is one of our faves!
Read our full review on Pure Veggie House
Pure Veggie House, 3/F, Coda Plaza, 51 Garden Road, Mid-Levels, Hong Kong, p. 2525 0552, 半山花園道51號科達中心3樓
Having been delivering cold pressed juices since 2011, Genie Juicery now also serves a wide range of vegetarian buddha bowls, salads and healthy snacks such as watermelon jerky and vegan Rocky Road. Our favourites include its Asian Invasion salad (refreshing and zesty!) and the wholesome veggie sushi.
We also tried the juice cleansing with Genie Juicery
Genie Juicery, 2096B, Podium Level 2, IFC Mall, 8 Finance Street, Central, Hong Kong, p. 2644 5875, 中環港景街1號國際金融中心2樓2096B號舖
Sheung Wan, Hong Kong:
Confusion Plant Based Kitchen
Confusion Plant Based Kitchen has become one of our favourite vegetarian restaurants in Sheung Wan to get vegan comfort food. Their signature dishes include Mexican tofu tacos, the tofu steak with rice and the Hawaiian burger. Basically you won’t be disappointed by any of the items on their menu.
Read our full review on Confusion Plant Based Kitchen
Confusion Plant Based Kitchen, 103 Jervois Street, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong, p. 2563 3699, 上環蘇杭街103號
Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong:
Global family Indian street food chain Kailash Parbat serves a fascinating range of Indian vegetarian food in Tsim Sha Tsui. Instead of just naan and curry, they surprise us with delicious Indian burgers, Schezwan Hakka Noodles and some of the best vegetable biryiani we’ve ever tried.
Read our full review on Kailash Parbat here
Kailash Parbat, Unit 302, 3/F, Multifield Plaza, 3 Prat Ave, Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong, p. 3428 5545, 尖沙咀寶勒巷3號萬事昌廣場3樓302室
Best known for its cold brewed iced tea, 2DP is a cosy vegetarian hotspot in Tsim Sha Tsui. Serving everything from hearty pasta dishes to vegan beef burgers and fish fingers, the food at 2DP is guaranteed to please both veggie lovers and meat eaters. Now go get those healthy carbs!
Read our full review on 2DP
2DP, G/F, The Lamma Tower, 12-12A Hau Fook Street, Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong, p. 3705 9590, 尖沙咀厚福街12至12A藍馬商業大廈地下
Gaia Veggie Shop
If you’re looking for Chinese vegetarian restaurants in Hong Kong, Gaia Veggie Shop is one of the most popular ones. You can find everything from vegetable fried rice to vegan curry lamb skewers over there. Also, they have a special tea time discount offer, 50% off for anyone who visits during 3-5pm on both weekdays and weekends.
Gaia Veggie Shop, Shop 212, L2, Mira Place One, 132 Nathan Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong, p. 2376 1186, 尖沙咀彌敦道132號美麗華廣場一期2樓212號舖
Mong Kok, Hong Kong:
It’s vegetarian buffet time! You can find a wide selection of vegan and vegetarian savory items and desserts at Ahimsa Buffet, with our favourites being their signature turnip cake and deep fried Cantonese dim sum. And most importantly, the all-you-can-eat lunch buffet only costs you $68!
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Ahimsa Buffet, 2/F, 88 Sai Yee Street, Mong Kok, Hong Kong, p. 2889 2938, 旺角洗衣街88號2樓
Wan Chai, Hong Kong:
Looking for Indian vegetarian restaurants in Hong Kong? You can’t miss Khana Khazana. We swear by their Baingan Bharta (aka eggplant curry) and the Hara Bhara Kebab with spinach. And keep an eye on their all-you-can-eat lunch buffet during weekdays!
Check out our favourite Indian restaurants in Hong Kong
Khana Khazana, 1/F, Dannies House, 20 Luard Road, Wan Chai, Hong Kong, p. 2520 5308, 灣仔盧押道20號其康大廈1樓
Isoya Japanese Vegetarian Restaurant
Located in Wan Chai, Isoya Japanese Vegetarian Restaurant has the most relaxing ambience one can hope for. Not only is this place perfect for a nice long conversation, their vegetarian food is delicious, refreshing and healthy. Our personal favourites are miso ramen, cold Japanese somen with lime broth, and basically all their delicate sides!
Isoya Japanese Vegetarian Restaurant, 9/F, Wan Chai Road, Wan Chai, Hong Kong, p. 5500 8812, 灣仔灣仔道83號9樓
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North Point, Hong Kong:
Cong Sao Veggie Express
Who wants affordable yet tasty Chinese vegetarian food? Cong Sao Veggie Express in North Point offers an array of traditional Cantonese dishes, including sweet and sour “chicken”, baked tomato “pork” chop rice and tofu potato curry stew – and we love everything that contains monkey head mushrooms!
Cong Sao Veggie Express, Shop 03, G/F, Everwin Building, 406-408 King’s Road, North Point, Hong Kong, p. 2877 9411, 北角英皇道406-408號康威大廈地下03號舖
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Found the best vegetarian restaurants in Hong Kong and looking for some vegan desserts? Head off to The Cakery for some delicious vegan cupcakes, grab some vegan cookies and pies at Sweet Secrets or find out where to get the best vegan ice-cream in Hong Kong.