10 Sep. 2004

Restaurants listed here are recommended by JPVS members.

Disclaimer: The Japan Vegetarian Society does not guarantee the correctness of the information here nor assure you the quality of service those restaurants provide. The restaurants you find here are "vegetarian-friendly" but not necessarily strictly vegetarian.
For more information, please contact each restaurant.

Recommend your favorite vegetarian-friendly restaurant in JapanFmail to rest@jpvs.org

Please include its name, place, phone number, business hours, recommended menus, prices, and your description or evaluation of the restaurant and menus.




Vegetarian Restaurant Ritz'n's Kitchen "natural cosmetics and natural restaurant"
Web site: http://www.epcenter.co.jp/RITZN/
Tel: 029-856-0009
Address: 747-84 Uehara, Tsukuba 305-0055
Access: Visiting by car is recommended. 25min by car from JR Aizu-Wakamatsu Sta. 10min by car from JR Aizu-Sakashita Sta.
Opening hours: 10:00-19:00(Caf?) 11:30-19:00(resrtaurant) (Holiday: Mondays)
Car park: Available (Maximum 20)
Menu: Vegetarian course(from 3000YEN), chinese vegetarian Bento (from 1500YEN)
Comments: No aminal ingredients, also No artificial flavors , Katsuo base or sugar used. Natural sweets are popular. Non smoking. English menu available.


Cafe Fleur "Brown rice, vegetarian cafe"
Web site: http://www.h5.dion.ne.jp/%7Efleur/
Tel: 0279-84-6066
Address: 1517-2 Kamahara, Jurenmura, Azuma-gun 377-1404
Access: from JR Karuizawa Sta. bus for Kusatsu-Onsen, and get off at Asama-Bokujo or Kitakaruizawa
Opening hours: 11:00-19:00 (May - Oct) Closed from Nov. to Apr)
Car park: Available (Maximum 2), also there are free parking near the cafe
Menu: brown rice lunch (1000YEN), vegetable curry and brown rice (900YEN), spaghetti pomodoro (900YEN), organic coffee (500YEN)
Comments: Brown rice made of Nagaoka type enzyme used. Vegan meal available. Miso soup stock contains fish. Organic vegetable used from July. Smoking seat available. No artificial flavors. Safflower oil and olive oil used. No white sugar used. All handmade. English menu available. can bring pets.

Country Life "Millet meal restaurant and natural food"
Web site:
Tel: 027-219-0071
Address: Yamamoto Haitsu 103, 1-5-7 Hiyoshi-cho, Maebashi 371-0017
Access: 20min, walk from JR Maebashi Sta.
Opening hours: 10:00-20:00 (bento and lunch start from 11:30) (Holiday: Friday, Saturdays)
Car park: Available (Maximum 3)
Menu: Daily brown rice bento (800YEN), brown rice bowl (780YEN), vegetarian hamburger (from 400YEN), vege meat spaghetti (730YEN)
Comments: Vegan meal available. No white sugar nor artificial flavors used. Organic ingredients used. Cake and cookies without eggs and milk. Non-smoking.


Alishan Cafe "Vegetarian cafe"
Web site: http://www.alishan-organic-center.com/
Tel: 0429-82-4823
Address: 185-2 Korai Hongo, Hidaka 350-1251
Access: 10 min walk from Kourei Sta. on Seibu-Chichibu line
Opening hours: 11:30-18:00 (-21:00 on Saturday)(Holiday: Tuesdays, Wednesdays)
Car park: Available (Maximum 20)
Menu: Vege burger plate (950YEN), Brown rice mixed plate (900YEN)
Comments: Vegan, macrobiotic meal available. Non-smoking but can smoke at terrace seats

Onion Jack "Organic cafe and restaurant"
Web site:
Tel: 048-831-0926
Address: 3-9-6 Kita Urawa, Urawa-ku, Saitama 336-0002
Access: 3 min walk from JR Kitauwara Sta.
Opening hours: 12:00-14:30, 17:00-21:30 (weekdays), 12:00-21:30(weekends and holidays) (Holiday: Tuesdays, Monday nights)
Car park: None
Menu: Daily meal (900YEN), Tofu steak (500YEN), Tofu salad (600YEN), seasonal vegetable quiche (550YEN), camembert cheese omelet (750YEN)"
Comments: Non-smoking. Alternation bet ween brown rice and embryonic rice. Organic vegetable used. Additive-free,


Makuhari Maharaja "Indian restaurant"
Web site: http://www.alishan-organic-center.com/
Tel: 043-297-0175
Address: @World Business Gurden Maribudainning 3F, 2-6, Nakase, Mihama-ku, Chiba 261-7103
Access: 3min walk from JR Kaihin-Makuhari Sta.
Opening hours: 11:00-22:00 (basically open 365days)
Car park: Available (Maximum 100)
Menu: Vegetable samosa (380YEN), vegetable pakora (450YEN)
Comments: Buffet served and vegetarian curry provided for 11:00-14:00 on weekdays and 11:00-15:00 on weekends.


Hon-ten (near Kenchoji Temple): TEL.0467-22-8719; 7 Yamanouchi, Kamakura
Kita Kamakura-ten (near Toukeiji Temple): TEL.0467-23-3723G350 Yamanouchi, Kamakura
15 minutes walk for Hon-ten and 5 minutes walk for Kita Kamakura-ten from Kita Kamakura Station on JR Yokosuka Line

TEL.045-641-1496GB1F Rokumaru Bldg. 74-6, Yamashita-cho, Naka-ku, Yokohama
10 minutes walk from Ishikawa-cho Station on JR Negishi Line

TEL.0467-25-1121; FAX.0467-22-9988
1122G407 Yamanouchi, Kamakura
3 minutes walk from Kita-Kamakura Station on JR Yokosuka Line (near Enkakuji Temple)