Who says meat-free is dull? If you are a regular meat-eater, these vegetarian eateries will change your lifestyle view about being vegan; from bland and boring to a tasty and exciting adventure!
1. WTF @ Bangsar
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Carnivorous eaters give thumbs up for this quirky vegetarian restaurant.
From the North to the South of India and the East and the West of delicate flavours, don’t miss trying out their popular local creation, Sizzler Nasi Lemak, or flavoursome Chaats, Bombay Grilled Sandwich, Multani Paneer Tikka and Eggplant Bruschetta to spice up your green palate.
Operation hours: 11.30am - 10.00pm
2. Kubis & Kale @ Bandar Sunway
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The name of the poke bowl eatery speaks for itself. Although Kubis & Kale serves seafood and poultry on the menu, their core ingredients are powered by plant-based diets.
Thanks to its not-so-mainstream poke ingredients curated by the famed dietician, Indra Balaratnam, people can now indulge healthy eating with unique tastes.
Go for their Super Food Vegan Bowls – Maple Tofu, Falafel and “Crab” Cake.
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Operation hours: 10.30am – 10.00pm
3.LN Fortunate Coffee @ Mont Kiara, Sunway Geo
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When LN stands for “Loving Nature”, you can be sure that the food served here is 100% vegan.
Embracing “all things natural”, their food is non-meat, non-fake meat, non-dairy, non-eggs, non-onions and even non-garlic too!
Nevertheless, their famed vegan cheese lasagna and sourdough pizzas are so full of flavors and has a wholesome taste. You won’t feel guilty for over-eating because it’s healthy! Also, check out hand-drip specialty coffee and vegan desserts if you have a sweet tooth.
4.Simple Life Restaurant
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You know this restaurant means serious healthy-eating business when the meals are prepared with 100% natural and organic ingredients only.
Cooked with low intake in salt, sugar and oil but high in fiber, their vegetarian food can’t get any healthier and more nutritious!
If you are looking to nourish your body and soul, treat yourself to Lei Cha with Brown Rice, Mee Sua, Vegetarian Nasi Lemak, Curry Laksa and Popiah.
Operation hours: Varies according to the outlets.
5. Sukaphat Thai Vegetarian Restaurant @ Jalan Klang Lama
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“Affordable, authentic and palatable” can best describe the first Thai vegetarian cuisine in Malaysia. As famous as their buffet line, they serve delicious ala carte options too! Definitely try out Green Curry Lion's Mane Mushroom – this dish is highly favorable according to the Google reviews.
Add on Sweet & Sour Fried Tofu, Vegetarian Fish Fillet with Thai Tangy Sauce and Masamman Mutton into your must-try list.
Operation hours: Lunch from 12.00pm – 2.30pm, Dinner from 6.00pm – 9.30pm
6. Organic Vegetarian Fresh Mart & Restaurant @ Subang Jaya
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If you ask around about this fantastic vegetarian restaurant cum organic grocery store, the feedback is always amazing.
Apart from serving healthy and delicious vegetarian food, what keeps this place going since 2007 is their generous food portion yet very friendly to everyone's pocket.
Can’t decide what’s best (because everything tastes good!) but you can find that Nasi Lemak, Lei Cha, mixed rice, vegetarian Assam Laksa and duck braised noodles are the popular choices.
Operation hours: 10.00am – 9.00pm
7. Barat Mediterranean @ Bangsar
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If you want to have a fine dining vegetarian/vegan experience, seriously try Barat Mediterranean.
Adopting farm-to-table philosophy, the chef brings you to a vegetarian adventure into Mediterranean cuisine fused with fresh local herbs.
Even meat-eaters fall in love with tasty vegan dishes like Mediterranean Spiced Patatas Burger, creamy Pistachio Carbonara with sun-dried tomatoes and Roasted Pumpkin soup.
For all-things finer and also organic lifestyle, they serve an excellent 10-course degustation menu too!
Operation hours: 11.00am – 10.30pm
8. Dim Sum @ Nature’s Vegetarian Restaurant @ Bangsar
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This restaurant is a Dim Sum haven for vegetarian grazers. Mock-meat choices like shrimpy Siu Mai and Har Gow, BBQ Pork Buns, dumplings are consistently tasty and extra filling if you add-on the ala-carte dishes.
It’s a true vegetarian cuisine cooked in the Chinese Malaysian way.
Operation hours: Weekdays from 9.00am – 10.00pm, weekends from 8.00am – 10.00pm
9. Kind Kones @ 1 Mont Kiara
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It’s never a bland day for Kind Kones, the first vegan ice cream in Malaysia. Offering more than 18 flavours, the ice creams are all-natural, dairy-free, refined sugar-free, non-eggs, non-additives and preservatives, no artificial colouring and flavouring. Last but not least, they are mostly gluten-free too!
That being said, Kind Kones scoops are guilt-free. Also, it’s suitable for those who are lactose intolerant and kids who have certain allergies.
Operation hours: 10.00am – 10.00pm