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Nara (7)

Vegetarian Restaurants: (7 Listings)

17-28-4 Gojo 2-chome ~ PH: 0742-431118
Expensive-- Vegan, Japanese--- Additional Info: Vegan restaurants, moved here from Osaka in 2013. Offers daily lunch course. Reservations suggested. -- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

2299 Miyasaka Agaru, Yoshinoyama (at Yoshinocho) ~ PH: 0746-32-1162
Inexpensive-- Vegan, Macrobiotic, Organic--- Additional Info: Located in the world heritage Yoshino Mount Range, famous for thousands of cherry blossoms, this restaurant offers macrobiotic/vegan cuisine and some organic products and natural-yeast breads. Needs reservation (if possible, 3 days in advance) EXCEPT tourist season of cherry blossoms (April and May). Has outdoor seating. Reservations required. Cash only. Open 11am-5pm.-- Rating: 5 HappyCow(s)

21-5, Sugigamachi (at front of Nara Life-long Study Cente) ~ PH: 080-6119-6105
Moderate-- Vegan, Chinese, Japanese--- Additional Info: Name 喜菜亭, address 奈良市杉ケ町25-1 生涯学習センター前. The owner and chef is a long-time vegetarian who speaks English. She cooks with organic and chemical-free vegetables. Offers a lunch set which includes a few different dishes (salad, Chinese, simmered, fried, etc.) served with brown rice and a soup. Open Tue-Sun 11.30-14.30, dinner by reservation only.-- Rating: 5 HappyCow(s)

18-3 Kitagata-cho, Kawanokami Tsukinuke ~ PH: 0742-24-0890
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, Indian, Japanese--- Additional Info: Cozy Indian and Asian food restaurant with Japanese-style seating (low tables, no chairs). Menus are available in Japanese and English. The English menu has two sides: "with egg and milk", or "without egg and milk". Address in Japanese: 〒630-8314 奈良市川之上突抜北方町18-3. Open Fri-Tue 12-8:30pm (last orders at 8), closed Wed-Thur.-- Rating: 3 HappyCow(s)

Heguri-Cho, Shimogaiyo 84-7, Ikoma-Gun ~ PH: 0745-45-8561
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, Japanese--- Additional Info: Vegetarian restaurant. Reservations required after 6pm. Cash only. Open Mon-Tue, Fri-Sun 12-4pm, 6-8pm.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Lamp Asian Medicinal Restaurant
Horencho, 1232 ~ PH: 0742-271027
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Chinese, Asian, Japanese, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. In Kitamachi area near Nara Women's University, the restaurant's owner studied Chinese medicinal cuisines. Many of the appetizers are veg and has a meatless North Indian chickpea curry. No alcohol. Open Mon, Wed-Sun 11:30am-5pm, closed 1st Wed of month.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Wakakusa Curry Hompo
110, Nara-shi ~ PH: 0742-24-8022
Moderate-- Lacto, Indian, Japanese, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Small curry place with 11 seats along a bar counter. Owner understands some English. Has an English menu ( which includes just one vegetarian curry meal (chickpeas and beans) with rice, potatoes, mushroom and vegetables and cheese costing 1000 yen -- unsure if it's possible to omit cheese, so ask. Not much else in Nara for vegetarians. Name in Japanese 若草カレー本舗, address 奈良県奈良市橋本町3-1-110 もちいどのセンター街. Open Mon-Wed, Fri-Sun 11:30am-10pm (last order 9:30pm).-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

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