Vegetarian Buffets/Vegetarian Restaurant Recommendations 2024

Vegetarian Buffets/Vegetarian Restaurant Recommendations 2024

Vegetarian options are growing in popularity in Hong Kong. Besides traditional vegetarian restaurants, many other places now have separate menus or even vegetarian buffets. This gives vegetarians more choices and shows that a plant-based diet doesn’t mean limited options. You can now enjoy both delicious and ethical food.

MoneySmart has found 11 plant-based dining establishments that challenge the traditional perception of vegetarianism. These establishments demonstrate that vegetarian food can be both healthy and flavorful. Let’s explore them further below!

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Vegetarian buffets/Vegetarian restaurant recommendations: Paradise Veggie

 

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Vegetarian buffet in Causeway Bay

Located in Causeway Bay, Paradise Veggie is a vegetarian restaurant known for offering high-quality vegetarian dishes at affordable prices. They specialize in vegetarian buffets during lunch, afternoon tea, and dinner, starting at a minimum price of HK$78.

They offer over 70 vegetarian dishes, with mock sushi made from konjac instead of raw fish, and their sushi and rolls are almost indistinguishable from the real thing.

Also, their dinner menu includes a new selection of grilled and roasted dishes such as cherry tomatoes, eggplants, chicken thigh mushrooms, shiitake mushrooms, and roasted vegetarian char siu, all made-to-order. With a wide variety of choices, the food is both plentiful and inexpensive.

Address: Shop B04, Tower 535, 535 Jaffe Road, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong.

Contact: +852 2633 1386

Price:

Day/Time Meal Price
Monday to Friday Lunch HK$85.8 (10% charges included)
Monday to Friday Dinner HK$195.8 (10% charges included)
Sat to Sunday & Holidays Lunch HK$108 (10% charges included)
Sat to Sunday & Holidays Dinner HK$217.8 (10% charges included)

Vegetarian buffets/Vegetarian restaurant recommendations: ahimsa buffet

“Ahimsa”, in the Indian religions of Jainism, Hinduism, and Buddhism, refers to the ethical principle of not causing harm to other living things.

ahimsa buffet practices the principle, offering different vegetarian cuisines for their diners.

Must-try vegetarian buffet for vegetarians: Available in Central/Tsuen Wan/Mong Kok/Tseung Kwan O

Ahimsa Buffet, a vegetarian buffet, currently has 4 branches located in Central, Tsuen Wan, Mong Kok, and Tseung Kwan O.

The buffet at Ahimsa offers a wide variety of vegetarian dishes, including fried snacks, salad bar, hot dishes, soups, and desserts.

The lunch buffet at Ahimsa lasts for 75 minutes, while the dinner buffet lasts for 90 minutes. The restaurant also sells various vegan pastries, such as vegan egg tarts and oatmeal cookies.

Ahimsa also offers an à la carte menu, featuring their signature dishes – fried bean curd rolls and caramelized sweet potatoes, both of which are signature dishes from ahimsa buffet.

For takeaway orders from Ahimsa Buffet, there is a 20% discount. Those who live nearby can take advantage of this offer and enjoy a more affordable meal!

Address:

Ahimsa Buffet Location Opening Hours Contact
Central Shop 5, G/F, My Central, 23 Graham Street, Central Monday to Sunday 11:30 – 22:00 +852 2336 2908
Mong Kok 2/F, 88 Sai Yee Street, Mong Kok Monday to Sunday 11:30 – 15:30, 18:00 – 22:00 +852 2889 2938
Tsuen Wan Shop 213, 2/F, NINA MALL 2, 98 Tai Ho Road, Tsuen Wan Monday to Sunday 11:30 – 17:00, 18:00 – 22:00 +852 2336 9818
Tseung Kwan O Shop G20, G/F, PopWalk 2, 19 Tong Yin Street, Tseung Kwan O Monday to Sunday 11:30 – 1600, 18:00 – 21:00 +852 2668 6658

Price:

Meal Price
Lunch HK$85
Dinner HK$135
Service charge is not included.  

Vegetarian buffets/Vegetarian restaurant recommendations: YEARS

 

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The Years restaurant series is a trendy vegetarian restaurant, with a predominantly Western-style menu focusing on light dishes as well as a variety of desserts.

The Years currently has 4 branches located in Sham Shui Po, Tsuen Wan, and Hung Hom. The names of the branches are similar, including Years, The Park by Years, Friends of Years, and Be with Years.

Just by hearing the names, you can feel the relaxed and leisurely atmosphere of the restaurants. Vegetarian friends, gather your companions and experience the charm of vegetarian cuisine together.

Address:

Restaurant Address Phone Price
YEARS 191-199 Fuk Wing Street, Shop 1, Fuk Lung Building, Sham Shui Po +852 6338 3719 HK$100-200
THE PARK BY YEARS 132 Yu Chau Street, Sham Shui Po +852 5336 4000 HK$100-200
FRIENDS OF YEARS 20 Sam Pei Square, Tsuen Wan +852 5296 9864 HK$100-200
BE WITH YEARS Whampoa Garden Site 3 Block 3, Shop 27, G/F, Pebbles World, Hung Hom +852 9366 3261 HK$100-200

Vegetarian buffet/ Vegetarian restaurant recommendation: Everyday Tsim Sha Tsui

Vegetarian buffet starting at HK$78 per person

Everyday is a restaurant located in a prime area in Tsim Sha Tsui, Hillwood Road, known for serving vegetarian buffets.

Despite being in an upscale district, Everyday is an affordable restaurant, offering buffet options starting at HK$98 per person with a 90-minute dining time.

The buffet at Everyday is a delightful spread of pickled appetizers, fried snacks, a salad bar with fresh fruits, delectable vegetarian desserts, Hong Kong-style sweets, soups, and a variety of beverages. And don’t miss out on the specially-favored ice cream, with unique flavors like milk tea that you won’t find anywhere else!

The buffet dishes range from pure vegan to some that contain eggs, dairy, and alliums, with small “Everyday Reminder” signs placed next to them, providing information about the ingredients used.

Address: 10-12 Hillwood Road, Tsim Sha Tsui.

Contact: +852 2570 2266

Opening Hours: 11:45 – 22:00

Price:

Meal Price
Weekday Lunch HK$98
Weekday Afternoon Tea HK$98
Weekday Dinner HK$148
Weekends and Public Holidays Lunch HK$118
Weekends and Public Holidays Afternoon Tea HK$118
Weekends and Public Holidays Dinner HK$168

Vegetarian buffet/Vegetarian restaurant recommendation: Daily Green in Wong Tai Sin

 

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Chinese-style Vegetarian cuisine

Daily Green in Wong Tai Sin focuses on serving the local community, offering affordable prices and popular food choices.

The food selection at Daily Green is not extensive, with around 20 cuisines. Many of these dishes are familiar to Hong Kong locals and resemble typical cha chaan teng dishes, including sweet and sour “pork,” braised melon with bean curd sticks, braised taro with “pork,” and various fried noodles and rice dishes.

On top of the Chinese-style vegetarian cuisine, Daily Green also offers buffet options, including a selection of Japanese dishes. The lunch buffet starts at HK$102.

Address Contact Opening Hours Price
Shop N201-N202 and N226A, 2nd Floor, North Wing, Wong Tai Sin Square, Wong Tai Sin +852 2697 6663 11:45 am – 10:00 pm HK$50-150

Vegetarian buffet/Restaurant recommendation: Yau Veggie Bistro in Tsuen Wan

Vegetarian “foie gras”

Located in The Mills, Tsuen Wan, the popular vegetarian restaurant Yau Veggie Bistro specializes in vegetarian French cuisine and offers a taste of French cuisine in a vegetarian version.

In terms of dishes, Yau Veggie Bistro offers visually appealing and exquisite options. Their must-try dishes include Quiche Lorraine, pan-seared “Foie Gras” with Black Vinegar Figs, and French-style Creme Caramel.

You might be curious about how they make vegetarian “foie gras.” Yau Veggie Bistro creates their vegetarian “foie gras” using ingredients such as mushrooms, nuts, beans, and other elements, resulting in a texture and taste similar to real foie gras. If you’re interested, be sure to pay them a visit.

Address Contact Price
Shop 118, 1/F, The Mills, 45 Pak Tin Par Street, Tsuen Wan +852 6899 0989 (Seat reservations can be made via WhatsApp.) HK$200-400

Vegetarian buffet/Vegetarian restaurant recommendation: Leisurely Veggie (Tsuen Wan/Tsim Sha Tsui)

 

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Leisurely Veggie is a multi-cuisine restaurant with two branches located in Tsuen Wan and Tsim Sha Tsui.

The menu includes Chinese, Western, Japanese, and a variety of exquisite desserts. The high quality of the food has attracted many visitors who appreciate vegetarian cuisine.

There are vegetarian options available for all types of dishes, such as mock eel with Japanese pearl rice made from taro paste and even vegan strawberry tarts, all of which are unique and delicious.

For vegetarian diners looking to explore different cuisines, Leisurely Veggie is definitely worth a visit.

Restaurant Address Contact Price Range
Leisurely Veggie (Tsuen Wan) G08-11, G/F, Phase 2, Tsuen Wan Plaza, 18 Tai Ho Road, Tsuen Wan 2636 1808 HK$100-200
Leisurely Veggie (Tsim Sha Tsui Branch) 3/F, China Insurance Group Building, 48 Cameron Road, Tsim Sha Tsui 3706 5827 HK$100-200

Vegetarian buffet/Vegetarian restaurant recommendation: Green Entrance (Shatin/Kwai Hing)

Homemade Japanese-style grilled vegetarian eel set

Green Entrance is a vegetarian restaurant with 2 branches located in Shatin and Kwai Hing. It is the sister restaurant of the Taiwanese-style noodle shop “入面 entrance,” which is a must-visit for fans of “入面 entrance.”

The restaurant specializes in Western and Asian-style vegetarian cuisine, with must-try dishes including the Angus Beef Burger, Handmade Hainanese Chicken Rice, and Japanese-style Grilled Vegetarian Eel Set.

It is worth mentioning that most of the food and sauces at Veggie Inn are homemade, ensuring both healthiness and quality, so you don’t have to worry about eating “fake vegetarian” food.

Restaurants Address Contact Opening Hours
Shatin Shop 237, 2/F, KCC Phase 1, 3 On Pong Street, Shatin +852 3590 3570 11:30 – 20:30
Kwai Hing Shop 804, 8/F, Active Plaza, 72-76 Kwai Cheong Road, Kwai Hing +852 3160 8396 11:30 – 20:30

Vegetarian buffet/Vegetarian restaurant recommendation: 2084 in Sai Kung

 

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Located in Sai Kung, 2084 is not only the sole vegetarian restaurant that faces the sea but also the only one in the Sai Kung area.

At 2084, you can enjoy a delightful fusion of various Asian cuisines with an extensive range of food options. We highly recommend trying their Tandoori Chicken Taco, a mouthwatering combination of grilled chicken, special vegetables, and sauce, all wrapped in a soft corn tortilla to create a truly unique texture and flavor.

During your visit, don’t miss out on their selection of special homemade drinks. They are sure to provide you with an unexpected and delightful vegetarian dining experience.

Address Contact Opening Hours Price Range
5 Sha Tsui Street, Sai Kung, Hong Kong. +852 6420 8456 12:00 – 22:00 HK$200-400

Vegetarian Buffet/Restaurant recommendation: JAJA in Wan Chai

 

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Located in the Wan Chai Art Centre, the newly opened JAJA is known for its girly, pink, and dreamy interior decor.

JAJA specializes in innovative and exquisite “Flavorful Vegetarian” cuisine, offering dishes such as red curry thin crust pizza, smoked corn sticks with grilled vegetarian egg yolk, mixed brown rice sushi platter, and chia seed pudding, all of which are highly Instagrammable.

JAJA features a large pink flower wall, neon signboards for Instagram shots, rose-shaped dining tables, and hand-painted murals, creating surprises in every corner. The restaurant also offers a VIP room that can accommodate up to 10 people. Inside the room, there are interactive installations with electronic artwork. If needed, you can inquire with the staff in advance.

Address Contact Opening Hours Price Range
6/F, Hong Kong Arts Centre, 2 Harbour Road, Wan Chai, Hong Kong. +852 2877 3999 11:30 – 22:00 HK$200-400

Frequently Asked Questions: Vegetarian Buffet/Restaurant Recommendation

What is the price range for the buffet at Paradise Veggie in Causeway Bay?

The buffet at Paradise Veggie in Causeway Bay starts at a minimum price of HK$78.

Where can I find the Ahimsa Buffet vegetarian buffet?

Ahimsa Buffet currently has four branches located in Central, Tsuen Wan, Mong Kok, and Tseung Kwan O.

What are the prices for the buffet at Everyday Tsim Sha Tsui?

The prices for the buffet at Everyday Tsim Sha Tsui range from HK$98 for weekday lunch to HK$168 for weekends and public holiday dinner.

Where can I find the Yau Veggie Bistro vegetarian restaurant?

Yau Veggie Bistro is located in The Mills, Tsuen Wan. They specialize in vegetarian French cuisine.

What is the price range for the buffet at 2084 in Sai Kung?

The price range for the buffet at 2084 in Sai Kung is HK$200-400.

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