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Vegetarian Restaurants: (43 Listings)

Be Stupid - BenYiDian
104, Dadun 18th Street, Xitun District ~ PH: 04-23292322
Moderate-- Vegan, Taiwanese, Take-out--- Additional Info: 笨一點, at 台中市西屯區大墩十八街104號, is a vegan restaurant that offers a few options of traditional Taiwan food which looks simple, but the flavors are delicate. Try the special vegan soy-stew rice. Cash only. Mon-Sun 5:00pm-9:00pm.-- Rating: Not rated yet

ChuYuan
709, Sec. 1, Meicun Rd, West District ~ PH: 04-23725245
Inexpensive-- Vegan, Taiwanese, Take-out--- Additional Info: 築緣素食坊, at 臺中市美村路一段709號, is a vegan restaurant that offers Taiwanese vegetarian food. Has noodle soup, rice set, hot pot, and dumplings. Cash only. .Call for hours - tell us.-- Rating: 5 HappyCow(s)

FuShiWu
447, Zhongmei Street, West District ~ PH: 04-23269190
Moderate-- Vegan, Japanese, Take-out--- Additional Info: 釜喜屋is a busy, vegan ramen noodle restaurant. Offers many flavors. No onion or garlic used. The owner learned about ramen and soup making in Japan. Cash only. Mon-Sun 11:00am-9:00pm.-- Rating: 5 HappyCow(s)

Le Noir - Vegan Cafe
3-1, alley 53, Minchuan Road, Central District ~ PH: 04-22298896
Moderate-- Vegan, Western, International, Bakery--- Additional Info: 暖暖, at 台中市民權路53巷3之1號, is a coffeehouse that offers light meals, handmade desserts, Taiwan tea, and coffee drinks. Since Dec 2013. Uses soymilk and healthier sugar. On Thursdays and Fridays, a special set menu is offered with reservation required. Cash only. Tue-Sun 11:00am-8:00pm.-- Rating: 5 HappyCow(s)

Loving Hut - Hankou
266, Sec 4, Hankou Road, North District ~ PH: 04-22358629
Inexpensive-- Vegan, Taiwanese, Take-out--- Additional Info: Part of international chain of vegan restaurants opened by followers of Supreme Master Ching Hai, an advocate for vegetarian living. Serving food, coffee, non-alcoholic beverages, and more. .Open for lunch and dinner.-- Rating: 4.5 HappyCow(s)

Meimen
365 Zhongmei Street (at GongYi Road, just behind Capitan Market) ~ PH: 04-2310-3188
Moderate-- Vegan, Taiwanese, Chinese--- Additional Info: Chinese name 梅門客棧. Part of an organization promoting Pingshuai Chi Gong which offers healthy set meals. Tue-Fri 9:00am-9:00pm, Sat-Sun 11:30am-9:30pm.-- Rating: 3 HappyCow(s)

Ban Chao Tung Vegetarian
Huiwuen Road (at Sec. 6, Datun Street) ~ PH: 04-23825530
Moderate-- Taiwanese--- Additional Info: Name in Chinese 本草堂素食餐廳. Address 408 Taiwan台中市南屯區惠文路318號 惠文路跟大墩六街口. Offers a wide range of Chinese vegetarian food. Tue-Sun 11:00am-2:30pm, 5:00pm-9:00pm.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Bei Fong Su Shi Mien Guan
11 Xiang Xin Rd (at South District) ~ PH: 04-2383-0116
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Chinese, Take-out--- Additional Info: 北方素食麵館. English is North Vegetarian Noodles House. Offers northern Chinese cuisine: dumplings, hand-cut noodles, buns. Kitchen breakfast in the afternoon til 5pm. Has outdoor seating. Mon-Sun 11:00am-8:00pm.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Chuan Xiang Yuan
9, Sec. 1, Darong St, Xitun District ~ PH: 04-23193530
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Taiwanese, Take-out--- Additional Info: Specialty hand-cut noodle restaurant. Also offers soups and rice dishes, small plates of appetizers. Spacious with nice dark wood furniture. Average prices. Location is in an alley of Darong Road, behind Tseun Tien (Spring) vegetarian buffet restaurant and a supermarket. Wheelchair accessible. Cash only. .-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Chung Yi Vegetarian
42-1, Guoguang Rd, South District ~ PH: 04-22203336
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Taiwanese, Take-out--- Additional Info: Serves vegetarian meals: rice, noodles, and breads. Kitchen breaks from 2-5pm. Cash only. Mon-Sat 11:00am-8:30pm.-- Rating: Not rated yet

De Hui
328-1, Chungsun Road (at Ching Suay town) ~ PH: 04-2623-3685
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Chinese, Take-out--- Additional Info: Located in Taichung Ching Suay town. Offers a large dining facility, with catering available. Eat in or take away. Friendly owners. Cash only. .Open daily.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Fung Huang Young Sen Tsai
8, Leu Chuan East Street (at a block from Taichung Train & Bus station) ~ PH: 04-2229-2835
Inexpensive-- Ovo, Asian--- Additional Info: Very small menu offers hot pots, a set meal, noodles, and fried rice. Shop is small and clean. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Directions: Walking out of the train station, go 1 block and make a left and walk 1 minute. Shop is on the left. .-- Rating: 3 HappyCow(s)

Guan Dong Vegetarian
268, JhongMei Street (at GongYi Road, behind Sogo / West Side) ~ PH: 04-23027688
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, Chinese, Take-out--- Additional Info: Small vegetarian cafe offering typical dishes like sesame noodles, dumplings, and also soups where you choose the ingredients yourself (including beets, broccoli, yams, and more). Also, connected, is a small stand offering pancakes, and a few types of vegan pan fried buns with veggies inside (also offers cheese ones so vegans beware). Cash only. Mon-Sun 11:00am-2:30pm, 4:00pm-8:30pm.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Gung De Lin
456, Sec. 1, MeiTsuen Road (at Minsheng Rd, across from middle school, West District) ~ PH: 04-23756792
Moderate-- --- Additional Info: Chinese name 上海功德林素食餐廳, address 台中市西區美村路一段456號. Makes authentic Taiwanese and Shanghai dishes. Menu includes all kinds of dumplings, soups, stir fries, and appetizers. Inexpensive to moderate prices. Other locations in Taiwan (see website). Mon-Sun 11:00am-2:00pm, 5:00pm-10:00pm.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Hua Yuan Su Shih
45, ShihFuHou Street ~ PH: 04-2220-1088
Inexpensive-- Tibetan, Chinese, Western--- Additional Info: Vegetarian food and tea in a casual seating. .-- Rating: Not rated yet

Jhong Xing Su Shih
320, ZhongMei Street (at GongYi Road/ behind Sogo, West Side) ~ PH: 04-23058579
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Taiwanese, Fast food, Buffet, Take-out--- Additional Info: A small lunch & dinner buffet spread. Food is brought out prior to 10:30 so only a couple dishes may be hot. Brown rice available. Pay by weight. Note that the faux meats might contain dairy/whey. This area is loaded with small veggie places. Explore south further down Zhongmei St and the side alleys. Mon-Sat 10:30am-9:00pm.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Kan Lu Du Si Tien Chuang
2, Lane 74, Chang Chun Street ~ PH: 04-2323-7768
Inexpensive-- Chinese, Organic--- Additional Info: Hope Vegetarian restaurant. Seving natural foods. .-- Rating: Not rated yet

Kuan Xing Yuan - Easy House Vegetarian Cuisine
393, Sec. 4, Hankou Road, North District ~ PH: 04-22381636
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Taiwanese, Take-out--- Additional Info: Chinese name 寬心園, address 台中市北區漢口路四段393號. Several locations in Taiwan. Causal elegant modern Asian decor. Set meal price range around NT 370-460 each. Healthy food including fragrant hotpots, salads, rice dishes, desserts and drinks. .-- Rating: Not rated yet

Kwan Xing Yuan - Easy House Vegetarian Cuisine - Nantun District
287, DaYeh Road, Nantun District ~ PH: 04-23107571
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Taiwanese, Take-out--- Additional Info: Chinese name 寬心園, address 台中市南屯區大業路287號. Several locations in Taiwan. Causal elegant modern Asian decor. Set meal price range around NT 370-460 each. Healthy food including fragrant hotpots, salads, rice dishes, desserts and drinks. .-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Le Jardin du Petit Prince
178, ZhongPing Road ~ PH: 04-2295-6488
Moderate-- Lacto, Western, Beer/Wine--- Additional Info: Lacto vegetarian main dishes priced from NT$180-300. Nice atmosphere. It doesn't open everyday, so call to confirm before you go. New location as reported to happycow Nov 2010. Previous location 148-1, Sec. 2, TungSan Road. Cash only. .-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

North Vegetarian Noodles Restaurant - Meiting
281 Méiting Street (at /near Jiànxìng Road, Northern District) ~ PH: 04-2203-0286
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Chinese--- Additional Info: Vegetarian restaurant offers Northern Chinese cuisine such as noodles, dumplings, and buns. Has vegan options. Has outdoor seating. .Open 11-2pm, 5pm-8pm.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Philippe - Paris Lounge
9, GuanQian Road, North District ~ PH: 04-2323-6500
Expensive-- Lacto, Western, French, Salad bar, Wine--- Additional Info: Upscale dining, one of 2 locations. Two floors of dining. Set menus from around NT 500 each and up, plus la carte. All-you-can-eat salad bar is included in set menus. Chinese name 斐麗, address 台中市北區館前路9號. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. .Call for hours - tell us.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Phillippe - Lifestyle
15, Sec. 3, Chingdao Road, North District ~ PH: 04-2237-9101
Expensive-- Lacto, Western, French, Salad bar--- Additional Info: Upscale dining, one of 2 locations in Taichung. Chinese name 斐麗, address 台中市北區青島路三段115號. .-- Rating: Not rated yet

Pizza dall Orto
81, DongXing Road (at Dadun 10th Street) ~ PH: 0423208090
Moderate-- Lacto, Pizza, Italian, Take-out--- Additional Info: Pizzeria. Could make pizza vegan. Has outdoor seating. Mon-Sun 11:30am-3:00pm, 5:00pm-9:00pm.-- Rating: 5 HappyCow(s)

Seng Hua Gong - Saint Lotus Vegetarian - MinChuan Road
273, Minchuan Road ~ PH: 04-2322-0258
Moderate-- Chinese, Taiwanese--- Additional Info: Order from la carte menu a variety of Chinese dishes. Nice large space, family style dining. Can host parties & banquets. Accepts credit cards. .-- Rating: Not rated yet

Seng Hua Gong - Saint Lotus Vegetarian - Taichung Art Museum
115, Sec. 1, Wuchuan Road (at next to the art museum) ~ PH: 04-2372-3468
Moderate-- Taiwanese, Western, International, Buffet--- Additional Info: All-you-can-eat veggie buffet in a nice spacious setting. Many choices of foods including salad bar, stir frys, soups, desserts, and more. Pay about NT$300 per person for lunch buffet, and more for dinner. Large tables available. Accepts credit cards. .-- Rating: 5 HappyCow(s)

Seng Hua Gong - Saint Lotus Vegetarian - Taya
555, Taya Road ~ PH: 04-2295-5298
Moderate-- Chinese, International, Buffet--- Additional Info: All-you-can-eat buffet in a nice spacious setting. Many choices of foods including salad bar, stir frys, soups, desserts, and more. Pay about NT$300 per person for lunch buffet, and maybe more for dinner. Large tables available. Accepts credit cards. .-- Rating: Not rated yet

Shiau Jiay Ting - Minisubs
27, Bo Guan East Street, North District ~ PH: 0423261808
Inexpensive-- Ovo, Lacto, Italian, Western, Fast food, Take-out--- Additional Info: Chinese name 小潛艇, address 台中市北區博館東街27號. Casual eatery offering Taiwanese interpretation of Italian and western food for breakfast and lunch. Uses egg and dairy. Prices cheap to slightly more. Has outdoor seating. Cash only. Mon-Sun 6:00am-2:00pm.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Sho Yu Su Shih Buffet
185-1, Mei Tsun Road (at Kung Yi Rd/ behind Sogo/West Side) ~ PH: 04-2301-6676
Inexpensive-- Chinese, Vegan--- Additional Info: Lunch & dinner buffet spread up to 30 choices; brown rice & soups available. Pay by weight. Lunch starts at 11am with break in afternoon. Note: maybe uses MSG. .-- Rating: Not rated yet

Siao Kuay Tsu Su Shih
63, Sec. 2, XiTun Road (at Hakuo Rd) ~ PH: 04-2316-5383
Moderate-- Western--- Additional Info: Vegetarian steak house. Chinese only menu featuring sizzling entrees of vegetarian mock meats (with noodles & veggies), hot pots, and set meals that comes with a soup, salad, entree, and drink. Small & family-run, nice decor, friendly fast service. Expensive for the kind of food served. .-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Spring
2F, 88, Sec. 17, Datun 17th Street, Xituin District ~ PH: 04-23280956
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Taiwanese, Chinese, Buffet--- Additional Info: All-you-can-eat buffet for lunch, afternoon tea/meal, and dinner. Large spread includes hot and cold food, salad bar, made-to-order soup noodles, desserts, tea and coffee, and more. Egg and dairy items are labeled (in Chinese). Chinese name 春天素食, address 台中市西屯區大墩十七街88號2樓. .-- Rating: Not rated yet

Su Shih Yuan
163, Xiangshang North Road (at /near corner of Sec. 1, Meicun Road) ~ PH: 04-23017112
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Buddhist, Taiwanese--- Additional Info: Menu offers assorted hot and cold tea drinks, herbal teas, juices, set rice meal (comes with assorted veggies), noodles, sizzling plates, and hot pots; no egg used but mayonnaise has dairy. Cheap to moderate prices. Nice decor with air conditioning when hot. Small tables seat up to 4. .-- Rating: 3.5 HappyCow(s)

Sufood
2F, 1, Sec. 1, Taichung Port Road, West District ~ PH: 04-2206-1106
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, Western, Italian--- Additional Info: High-end vegetarian cuisine chain with locations in Taiwan. Modern, upscale decor. Features a set menu for around NT$400. You choose from one of few main entrees, plus you get appetizer, bread, soup, salad, dessert, and drink. You can only order it as part of a set menu. Some dishes use eggs and dairy; server will point out which dishes are suitable for you. Chinese name is 舒果新米蘭蔬食, address 台中市台中港路一段1號2樓. Mon-Sun 11:30am-2:30pm, 5:30pm-10:00pm.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Tien Ren Vegetarian Paradise
145, Shuei Shiu Rd (at next to Chinese Medicine School) ~ PH: 04-2205-3229
Moderate-- Ovo, Lacto, Buffet--- Additional Info: Buffet choices has a few egg options, and some desserts have dairy; otherwise vegan. .-- Rating: Not rated yet

Tsai Siang Geng - Vital Life
33, Sec. 2, Chung Kang Road (Taichung Port Road) (at Datun Street) ~ PH: 04-23298099
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Taiwanese, Juice bar--- Additional Info: Healthy food vegetarian restaurant. Varied menu with some photos, includes rice, noodle, hot pots, and more. 2 floors of seating plus space for private function. Simple nice modern decor in white. Has a small retail area selling food products. .-- Rating: 5 HappyCow(s)

Tsia An G
104, Datun 18th Street (at alley location between Da Win St & Win Shin Rd) ~ PH: 04-2329-2322
Moderate-- Chinese, Organic--- Additional Info: Moderate size, zen-like setting. House specialty is the crispy pan fried dumplings (gyoza) known in Mandarin as "kuo tey." Uses organic vegetables. Brown rice available. Has an English menu. Daily dinner only from 5-9pm. Accepts credit cards. .-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Vegetarian Buffet
467, Sec. 2, Henan Road (at Taichung Port Road) ~ PH: 04-27023890
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Buffet, Taiwanese, Take-out--- Additional Info: Buffet style restaurant offering a selection of cooked vegetables in different gravys, some fried food, mock-meats, steam buns, tofu, soups, seaweed, and desserts. Pay by weight. Rice is separate (not by weight) and with unlimited re-fills. Meal comes with a soup and a sweet mung bean soup. A few dishes have cheese on them. .-- Rating: Not rated yet

Ya Je Su Shih Vegetarian
39, GongYuan Road (at San Ming Road) ~ PH: 04-2226-5505
Moderate-- Taiwanese--- Additional Info: Large restaurant. .-- Rating: Not rated yet

Yang Shin Chai - Young Vegetarian
99, Dachung Street (at KungYi Road/ West Side) ~ PH: 04-2327-3531
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Taiwanese--- Additional Info: Husband & wife operated small restaurant with nice deocor. A few dishes have dairy but no eggs used. .-- Rating: Not rated yet

Yi Shiang Yuan
398, Sec. 2, Tsung De Road (at Bei Twin Chui (North Side) /west of Win Shin Rd/next to Capitan Market) ~ PH: 04-2241-0077
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Taiwanese, International--- Additional Info: Large space with very nice Asian style furniture. No egg or alcohol used. Menu offers assorted appetizers & snacks, sizzler plates, hot pots, rice bowls, noodles, hot and cold beverages. Parking available. .-- Rating: Not rated yet

Yi Xin Vegetarian
Fuxing Road, Xitun District ~ PH: 04-24525389
Inexpensive-- Chinese--- Additional Info: Vegetarian food vendor at Xi Tun District-in Feng Jia Night Market. .-- Rating: 5 HappyCow(s)

Zhong Xin Vegetarian
454, Fuxing Road, Xitun District ~ PH: 04-24517196, 0986879839
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Taiwanese, Fast food, Buffet, Take-out--- Additional Info: Veggie buffet, self-serve style. .-- Rating: Not rated yet

Easy House
256, Sec. 2, Gongyi Road ~ PH: 04-22583953
Moderate-- Lacto, American, Western, Beer/Wine, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Not to be confused with the Kwan Xing Yuan Easy House, this one is Easy House 美式蔬食餐廳 at 台中市公益路二段256號. Serves American/Western style vegetarian food. Several locations in Taiwan. Dishes marked with green "A" are strict Buddhist vegetarian. Large portions. Has outdoor seating. Accepts credit cards. .-- Rating: Not rated yet


Health Food Stores, Vegan Shops, Vegan Bakeries, Vegetarian B&Bs, Veg Catering, Veg*n Organizations: (13 Listings)

Da Taichung - Green Taichung Organic Shop
229-2, Xiang Shang North Road (at Chung Mei St/West Side) ~ PH: 04-2305-5166
A small shop that carries assorted organic foods including refrigerated & frozen, breads, packaged foods, and more. Has a juice bar in the front that also prepares healthy sandwiches. .-- Rating: Not rated yet

Gung Yuan Wu - Organic Life
45-1, Lane 606, Sec. 2, Liming Road ~ PH: 04-2255-8188
Offering organic foods and snacks. All vegetarian. .-- Rating: Not rated yet

Gung Yuan Wu - Organic Life - Datun
99, Datun 19 Street ~ PH: 04-2326-8331
Nicely arranged shop offering organic foods and snacks. Also has a menu for juices and light meals - breakfast, lunch, and dinner. All vegetarian. .-- Rating: Not rated yet

Gung Yuan Wu - Organic Life - Nantun
255, Sec. 2, Nantun Road ~ PH: 04-2326-8331
Offering organic foods and snacks. All vegetarian. .-- Rating: Not rated yet

Gung Yuan Wu - Organic Life - Tai Yuan North
208, Tai Yuan North Rd ~ PH: 04-2299-1719
Offering organic foods and snacks. All vegetarian. .-- Rating: Not rated yet

Leezen - Taichung Port Road
3, Sec. 2, Chung Kang Road (Taichung Port Road) ~ PH: 04-2329-8900
Part of an all vegetarian health food chain with many locations throughout Taiwan. Founded by a Buddhist organization with emphasis on organic, natural, and vegetarian. Most items are vegan, some with dairy. This location is quite large and well stocked with a range of dried food products and snacks as well as a refrigerated case and organic underwear. Upstairs is a casual vegetarian restaurant where you can lounge and get a meal. Located across the street and down a little from the Evergreen Laurel Hotel. .-- Rating: Not rated yet

Leezen Cafe
3, Sec. 2, Chung Kang Road (Taichung Port Road) ~ PH: 04-2329-8900
Casual vegetarian restaurant upstairs from their all vegetarian health food store. Located across the street and a bit down from Evergreen Hotel. .-- Rating: Not rated yet

Natural and Organic
30, Xi Tun Road, Sec 2 (at Han Kuo Rd) ~ PH: n/a
Organic food shop sells a variety of organic foods, vegetables & fruits, packaged foods, natural foods, and grocery. Look for sign in green. .-- Rating: Not rated yet

Santa Cruz Organic Foods
211, GongYi Road ~ PH: 04-2302-9322
Chain of organic and healthy food products shop with several locations in Taichung and also throughout Taiwan. Owned by the Presidential brand corporation. .-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Tsir Xin Yo Jee Yung Shen Guan
212, HuaMei Street (at Xiang Shang North Road / West Side) ~ PH: 04-2301-6655
Name translates to "Compassionate Organic Shop." Well-stocked with a wide variety of assorted organic foods, packaged foods, and shampoo, supplements, snacks, refrigerated foods, and fresh fruits & vegetables. .-- Rating: Not rated yet

Yi Mu Tian Natural Organic House
196, Kung Yi Road (at West Side) ~ PH: 04-2319-2448
A small shop with assorted organic foods. .-- Rating: Not rated yet

I Juice Bar
35, Sec. 1, Meicun Road, West District ~ PH: 04-23293215
愛果汁吧, at 台中市西區美村路一段35號, serves a variety of juices. Has fruit sorbet, vegan drinks with soymilk and fruit. Cash only. .-- Rating: Not rated yet

Juice Bar - Shin Kong Sun Yuay Department Store
111, Sec. 2, Chung Kang Road (Taichung Port Road) ~ PH: 04-2255-3333
Basement food court. Can get fresh juices like pressed 100% carrot juice. .-- Rating: Not rated yet

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