Vegan Restaurants

Overview on restaurants offering 100% vegan products
Locations are listed without any specific order other than their food category, i.e. whether they offer Western or Korean food.

✍️ This list is not complete and will be expanded gradually.
Suggestions are welcome!✍️
[For the future, more detailed info with maps and photos are planned.]

You will be able to find more options along with my contributions on HappyCow.

For up-to-date info, please refer to the information provided by each location directly.

🍡🍜🍲TRADITIONAL K-FOOD🍛🍚🍠

Osegyehyang 오세계향
– typical Korean dishes veganized. Sells also vegan food items, e.g. ramen, soy meat, canned foods. Only floor seating available. 💲💲
– ⭐️ specialties: home cooking food, sattvic/Buddhist (무오신채) as an option
– 📍 location: Seoul, Insadong
links: Homepage / Instagram
– personal review and impression 👉on Instagram

Hangwachae 한과채
– Buffet with Korean food 💲💲
– ⭐️ specialties: many vegetable side dishes
– 📍 location: Seoul, Insadong
links: Homepage / Instagram
– personal review and impression: -work in progress-

VegGreen 베지그린
– Buffet with Korean food and some Western dishes (wraps, pasta). Sells also vegan food items, e.g. ramen, soy meat, canned foods. 💲
– ⭐️ specialties: dishes with home-made soy meat, vegan sushi
– 📍 location: Seoul, Gangnam-gu, Yangjaedong
links: Homepage / Instagram
– personal review and impression 👉 on Instagram

⛰🏛☸️KOREAN TEMPLE FOOD🍚🌱📿

Baru Gongyang 발우공양
– elegant restaurant with Michelin star certificate 💲💲💲
– ⭐️ specialties: temple food, full course menu
– 📍 location: Seoul, Insadong
links: Homepage / Instagram
– personal review and impress: -work in progress-

Sanchon 산촌
– exotic restaurant, music and dance performances at dinner time 💲💲💲
– ⭐️ specialties: temple food (occasionally with garlic and onion), full course menu
– 📍 location: Seoul, Insadong
links: Homepage / Instagram
– personal review and impression👉on Instagram

Maji 마지
– simple elegant restaurant, diversity of dishes and prices 💲💲
– ⭐️ specialties: royal dishes (Sinseollo, Gujeolpan), rice wrapped in lotus leaves
– 📍 location: Seoul, Seochon
links: Homepage / Instagram
– personal review and impression👉on Instagram

Soseek 소식
– modern Korean food, inspired by temple cuisine. Course menu. Reservations required. 💲💲💲
– ⭐️ specialties: modernized temple cuisine
– 📍 location: Seoul, Yongsan-gu 서울 용산구 신흥로 57
links: Homepage / Instagram
– personal review and impression (not visited yet)

🥪🌮🍝WESTERN STYLE FOOD🍔🥗🍕

Drunken Vegan 드렁큰비건
– modern Asian foods with Western influences. Small location, recommended only for adults, alcoholic beverages available. 💲💲
– 📍 location: Seoul, Hongdae
– ⭐️ specialties: deep-fried cauliflower, chili shrimp imitation, tofu lasagna
links: Homepage / Instagram
– personal review and impression 👉 on Instagram

Plant 플랜트
– Western-style foods, burgers, stews, desserts. (A separate cafe has closed down) 💲💲
– 📍 location: Seoul, Itaewon
– ⭐️ specialties: burgers, wraps, cakes, also gluten-free options available
links: Homepage / Instagram
– personal review and impression: -work in progress-

Loving Hut Cafe – Gangnam 러빙헛카페 강남점
– mostly Western-style foods prepared with meat imitations and dairy subsitutes . Dessert items such as cakes and gelato also available. For take home, vegan food items and vegan lifestyle products on sale.💲
– ⭐️ specialties: pizza, soy cutlet, soy chicken, gelato, waffles
– 📍 location: Seoul, Gangnam-gu
35 Gaepo-ro 22-gil, Gaepo 4(sa)-dong, Gangnam-gu, Seoul
서울 강남구 개포로22길 35
links: Homepage / Instagram
– personal review and impression: -work in progress-

Nammi Plant Lab 남미플랜트랩
– large menu of fusion foods, offering anything from starters to main course to dessert items. 💲💲
– ⭐️ specialties: pasta, pizza, salads, cakes and tartes
– 📍 location: Seoul, Seocho-gu
55 Bangbaecheon-ro 4an-gil, Bangbae 2(i)-dong, Seocho-gu, Seoul (2nd floor)
서울 서초구 방배천로4안길 55 2층
links: Homepage / Instagram
– personal review and impression: -work in progress-

Monk’s Butcher 몽크스부처
– fusion foods, burgers 💲💲
– 📍 location: Seoul, Itaewon
– ⭐️ specialties: burgers, meat imitations (콩고기)
Links: Homepage / Instagram
– personal review and impression: -not visited yet-