There is often the misconception that food prepared without meat is bland and not flavourful. But, these 32 vegetarian restaurants that we’ve rounded up prove otherwise! From vegetarian sashimi to eggless desserts, these vegetarian restaurants serve up food that are both healthy and delicious!
1. Teng Bespoke Japanese Vegetarian Dining
If the concept of vegetarian sashimi intrigues you, Teng offers a 5 style sashimi dish that comprises of 5 different types of meatless sashimi. Apart from meatless sashimi, this Japanese Vegetarian restaurants also offer sushi, maki with mock Unagi, a variety of salads, as well as set meals.
Address: 91 Bencoolen St, #01-50 Sunshine Plaza, S(189652)
2. Real Food
Cosy up in this quaint restaurant with it’s offering of both vegetarian Western and Asian fusion food. They even have an All-Day Breakfast menu consisting of comfort food like Sweet Pumpkin Sourdough Pancakes and Rise-n-Shine Big Breakfast!
Real Food is available at three locations islandwide – Orchard Central, South Beach and Square 2.
Addresses: 181 Orchard Road #02-16 Orchard Central S(238896), 26 Beach Road #B1-19 South Beach Tower S(189768),10 Sinaran Drive Square 2 #B1-105/106/129 S(307506).
3. Miao Yi Vegetarian Restaurant
This restaurant serves up vegetarian versions of our favourite zichar dishes! You can find local favourites like the Sweet and Sour Spare Ribs, Shark Fin’s Soup, Yam Ring and even Assam Fish, all made with mock meat.
Miao Yi Vegetarian Restaurant is available at two locations islandwide – People’s Park and Bukit Timah.
Addresses: 101 Upper Cross Street, People’s Park Centre #03-32, Singapore 058357 and 21 Cheong Chin Nam Road Singapore 599745
4. Joie Restaurant by Dozo
Nestled within the greenery of Orchard Central’s Rooftop Garden is Joie, a restaurant that specialises in modern meatless cuisine. Located on the top story of Orchard Central, the restaurant also offers its patrons a scenic view of the lively shopping belt below.
Address: 181 Orchard Road #12-01 Orchard Central, S(238896)
5. New Fut Kai Vegetarian Restaurant
New Fut Kai believes that vegetarian food need not be bland, and offers a variety flavourful of Asian food – from Thai Mango Toufu to Teochew Steamed Fish and their signature charcoal Fish Head Steamboat.
Address: 282 Jln Besar, S(208945)
6. Genesis Vegan Restaurant
Known for their steamed dumplings and lasagne, this quaint and homey vegan restaurant serves up Asian and Western vegan food. Genesis Vegan Restaurant believes in the health benefits of a plant-based diet and aims to promote healthy eating with delicious vegan food.
Address: 115 Owen Rd, Singapore 218922
7. Lotus Vegetarian Restaurant
Feast on Lotus Vegetarian Restaurant’s spread of meatless creations at their signature vegetarian buffet! With an array of traditional Chinese food made with high-quality ingredients, Lotus Vegetarian Restaurant is bound to leave you with a happy tummy.
Address: 201 Balestier Road, Quality Hotel, S(329926)
8. Nalan Restaurant
You can find authentic vegetarian Indian food at Nalan Restaurant made with traditional cooking methods, such as Paneer Butter Masala and Dal Tadka. A large variety of their dishes are also made without onions and garlic, to cater to the Jain vegetarian diet.
Address: 13 Stamford Road, #B2-54 Capitol Piazza, S(178905)
9. LingZhi Vegetarian
LingZhi Vegetarian offers both ala carte options as well as high tea buffet, with mushrooms being the main focus on their menu. With a variety of high-end quality Chinese cuisine, LingZhi is bound to satisfy.
LingZhi Vegetarian is available at two locations.
Addresses: 238 Thomson Rd, #03-09/10,[email protected] Square, S(307683) and 541 Orchard Road ,#05-01 Liat Towers, Singapore 238881.
10. Original Sin Mediterranean Restaurant
If you’re up for vegetarian food with bolder and more exotic flavours, try Original Sin! With it’s diverse offering of Mediterranean, Greek, Italian and Middle Eastern dishes, a meal at Original Sin is sure to leave your tastebuds tantalised.
Address: 43 Jalan Merah Saga, #01-62 ,Holland Village Chip Bee Gardens, S(278115)
11. Cafe Salivation
Cafe salivation may be located along Little India, but this eatery decorated with bright cheery splashes of red and pink serves vegetarian Western food. Expect pasta, burgers, even Mexican food as well as eggless desserts!
Address: 176 Race Course Road, S(218607)
12. The Living Cafe
Although The Living Cafe does not exclusively serve vegetarian food, they have an extensive number of options available for vegetarians on their menu! Many of their dishes are created using raw food as they believe that raw food options are healthy and rejuvenating.
Address: 779 Bukit Timah Rd, S(269758)
Touted as the world’s first plant-based burger joint, Veganburg is available in San Francisco and Singapore. Veganburg offers a variety of delectable burgers and sides, yay to healthy and yummy burgers!
Address: 44 Jalan Eunos, S(419502)
Sufood is a vegetarian restaurant that hails from Taiwan, and offers Italian-inspired vegetarian dishes. None of the dishes have MSG or artificial flavourings, and are all naturally flavoured! The modern classy interior coupled with the enticing plating is sure to set a sophisticated dining ambience.
Address: 252 North Bridge Road, #02-19, S(179103)
For more alternatives to Japanese vegetarian food, try Herbivore! Vegetarian sashimi is also offered here together with other Japanese dishes like ramen and rice rolls.
Address: 190 Middle Road, #1-13/14, Fortune Centre, S(188973)
16. Gokul Vegetarian Restaurant
The sky is the limit with the diverse variety of food at Gokul. They offer a large offering of vegetarian Asian dishes including Chinese and Indian food, as well as a variety of desserts!
Address: 19 Upper Dickson Road, S(207478)
17. Eight Treasures
A visit to the Singapore Buddha Tooth Relic Temple and Musuem can be best rounded with a meal at Eight Treasure. The restaurant has a charming oriental-inspired decor and serves a diverse variety of authentic Chinese cuisine.
Address: 282A South Bridge Road, S(05883)
18. Afterglow by Anglow
Decorated in vintage brown hues and contemporary trinkets, Afterglow is quite arguably the hippest Vegetarian restaurant on our list! Located on the trendy Keong Saik Road, Afterglow’s menu also contains rare and exotic meatless ingredients like raw cacao fudge.
Address: 24 Keong Saik Rd, S(089131)
19. Fill a Pita
You can find fresh vegetarian Middle-Eastern dishes like Pita sandwiches and salads. The food at Fill a Pita is tasty and reasonably priced as well – great for a healthy lunch option if you work around the area!
Address: 3 Pickering Street, #01-29 Nankin Row, China Square Central, S(048660)
20. Pepper Jade
For a unique vegetarian dining experience, be sure to try the Thai vegetarian cuisine at Pepper Jade! Renowned Thai dishes are recreated with meat and egg substitutes without any compromise on flavour and taste. Pepper Jade’s interior is also emblazoned with yellow and gold decor to make you feel like Thai royalty!
Address: 91 Bencoolen St, #01-20, Sunshine Plaza , S(189652)
21. Whole Earth
Whole Earth is Singapore’s first and only plant-based restaurant to be awarded the Michelin Bib Gourmand in 2016 for outstanding food below S$45.You can find vegetarian versions of local delicacies like Peranakan Rendang, Crispy Golden Oats (just like the ones typically included in cereal prawns) and Sweet and Sour delight on Whole Earth’s menu!
Address: 76 Peck Seah St, S(079331)
Treat yourself with Brownice’s vegan ice-cream made out of brown rice milk and organic evaporated cane juice! We love that Brownice extends the sweet experience of savouring a cold ice-cream cone to vegans, minus the processed sugar and artificial ingredients. You can also look forward to dishes like waffles, pizzas, and sandwiches on the full menu of their newly opened branch at East Coast Road.
Brownice has two outlets islandwide.
Addresses: 53 East Coast Road S(428771) and 8 Sin Ming Road Sin Ming Centre #01-03 S(575628).
Western and Asian fusion food are the highlight of Elemen’s menu, with each dish bringing out different complex flavours from the fresh, natural ingredients. Each dish is thoughtfully curated and they even offer fruit and vegetable based drinks like Coconut Chocolate!
Elemen is available at three locations islandwide – Millenia Walk, Thomson Plaza, and Harbourfront Centre.
Addresses: 9 Raffles Boulevard #01-75A/76 Millenia Walk S(039596), 301 Upper Thomson Road #01-113 Thomson Plaza S(574408) and 1 Maritime Square #02-85 Harbourfront Centre S(099253).
24. Loving Hut
Loving Hut’s interior is brightly decorated with a variety of blooming potted plants that will surely lift your mood as you munch on wholesome vegetarian food! The chain has over 200 outlets worldwide and is dedicated to serving tasty low-calorie vegan food, and you will be able find a variety of healthy local and western dishes on their menu.
Address: 229 Joo Chiat Road, #01-01, S(427489)
25. Water Drop Teahouse
Water Drop Teahouse is a non-profit business for Buddhist devotees and patrons looking to try some delicious vegetarian fare. The place has a serene calming atmosphere and promotes simple, naturally prepared meals for those looking to escape the bustle of city life.
Address: 1 Punggol Pl, Level 3, S(828844)
26. Annalakshmi Restaurant
Annalakshmi Restaurant operates on a “pay as you feel” basis and patrons are given the liberty to provide whatever compensation they deem fit. The owners adopted the system as they believe that the greatest deed is to be able to feed, and work towards feeding all the customers who dine with them. Having a non-compulsory payment scheme also cultivates the habit of giving amongst patrons and gives them the same opportunity to feed others as well.
Address: 20 Havelock Road, #01-04, Central Square, S(059765)
27. Blue Bistro
For a hearty meatless Peranakan meal full of flavour, head down to Blue Bistro where a gastronomic delight awaits! Try their signature Blue Rice Set, which includes basmati rice stained in the essence of butterfly pea flowers to a delectable shade of blue.
Address: 175 Bencoolen Street #01-49 Burlington Square, S(189649)
28. The Boneless Kitchen
Craving Korean food but on a strict vegetarian diet? Fret not, The Boneless Kitchen is Singapore’s first meatless Korean restaurant serving up dishes made with ingredients sourced straight from Korea! On their menu is a variety of Korean hotpot and stew-based dishes, as well as Korean sides such as rice rolls and pancakes.
Address: 1 Irving Place, Commerze @ Irving #01-31, S(369546)
If you’re craving fast food, try nomVnom! This restaurant serves up fuss-free vegan fast food such as burgers, pasta and sides, including soup and fries.
NomVnom has two outlets islandwide and is available at Clarke Quay and Tai Seng
Addresses: 6 Eu Tong Sen Street #B1-44 Central Clarke Quay S( 059817) and 18 Tai Seng Street, #B1-02, S(539775).
30. Sunny Choice
Located along The Rail Mall at Bukit Timah, Sunny Choice offers a plethora of local and fusion food like the Hakka Lei Cha as pictured above! Other delicacies offered include Abacus (Hakka dish made with Yam and a springy kueh outer) and Bak Kut Teh.
Address: 434 Upper Bukit Timah Road, The Rail Mall, Singapore 678060
31. New Green Pasture Cafe
New Green Pasture Cafe is a homely little vegetarian eating place located at Fortune Centre, along with many other vegetarian establishments. The food here is carefully prepared and has an unpretentious, homemade feel to it!
Address: 190 Middle Rd, #04-22 Fortune Centre, Singapore 188979
32. Yes Natural Restaurant
Yes Natural also has a grocery store and a bakery located next to the restaurant, both selling healthy organic food products. The ingredients used in Yes Natural are all of natural, organic sources with no added preservatives. You will be able to find a variety of Chinese and fusion food on the menu, all at very reasonable prices!
Address: 57 Lor 27 Geylang, S(388184)