To all vegetarian travellers, have you been looking for a vegetarian restaurant in JB for a long time?
In this article, we’ve compiled for you 10 of the best vegetarian restaurants in JB.
After reading this article, you will have less trouble finding vegetarian food in JB as you already know what you are looking for.
In fact, Johor Bahru is known for its abundance of delicious vegetarian food.
From Chinese to Malay to Indian food, you can find them at the vegetarian restaurants below.
Vburg cafe is a western vegetarian café serving artistic croissants and many more delicacies under one roof. Their speciality, Otak Bread, is a must order when you come here. You’ll be surprised at the huge contrast between the crispy crust and the soft filling inside.
You also need to try their Sambal Bread, which looks like a hamburger. It’s so good! For brunch, the cafe recommends their English breakfast, which serves bread, mashed potatoes, sausages and more.
Location: 74, Jalan Laksamana 2, Taman Ungku Tun Aminah, 81300 Skudai, Johor, Malaysia.
Contact: +607-288 7118
Monday to Thursday: 10:00am – 8:00pm
Friday to Sunday: 9:00am – 8:00pm
Image Cooker is a cafe serving vegetarian Western food in an artsy yet rustic atmosphere. Every nook and cranny of the cafe is ideal for your Instagram snaps. First, their Vegetarian Spaghetti looks very delicate, cooked with vegetable oil and filled with olives and mushrooms. You can also try their Cheese Baked Rice, which has a generous amount of cheese on top.
The must-try dish here must be Tom Yam Pizza! The crust is made from mashed potatoes and baked in the oven. And then, you add different fillings, and you get this amazing pizza. Their Big Nash Double-layered Pie Burger is also one of the highlights. Burger patties made with konjac as the main ingredient don’t taste like fake meat in your mouth. Instead, it tastes just like a regular burger!
Location: 19B, Jalan Harmonium 33/1, Taman Desa Tebrau, 81100 Johor Bahru, Johor, Malaysia.
Contact: +6016-776 9790
Daily: 12:00pm – 10:00pm
Closed on: Monday
Fulin Xuan Vegetarian Food Restaurant
Fulin Xuan is a healthy vegetarian restaurant that you must not miss if you happen to be in Taman Sentosa! The cozy yet Chinese atmosphere makes it a great place for family meals. Their main dish, vegetarian curry, is very special and offers you a unique taste of India. Also, it is different from regular curry because it does not use any coconut and milk for cooking.
“Iron Plater Tou Fu” has always been a customer favorite. Served with a delicious chicken sauce, this egg-scented bun will always leave you wanting more. If you like eggplant, they will provide you with delicious al dente eggplant.
- Vegetarian Curry
- Vegetarian Otak-Otak
- Iron Plater Tou Fu
- Home Town Egg Plant
Location: 54, Jalan Sulam, Taman Sentosa, 80150 Johor Bahru, Johor, Malaysia.
Contact: +607-331 5319
Daily: 11:00am – 10:00pm
Kee Lin Vegetarian Food
This is a different kind of Chinese vegetarian restaurant, where you can find almost all the Chinese vegetarian dishes you like. It has different kinds of set meals or separate meals. Most importantly, they do a good job on the garnish dish to make it look good.
Besides Chinese dish, they also serve Korean bibimbap, which is amazing! Their vegetarian curry is also one of the must-order dishes.
Location: 6&8, Jalan Hang Tuah 28, Taman Skudai Baru, 81300 Skudai, Johor, Malaysia.
Contact: +607-558 5658
Daily: 12:00pm – 9:15pm
Closed on: Wednesday
It has delightful coffee, good Asian and Western vegetarian meals, and a great place to hang out with friends – Vege coffee.
This cafe serves a wide variety of dishes. For an Asian meal, vegetable coffee serves Thai dishes and Vietnamese snacks. If you come here for breakfast, they have the “Big Breakfast” — an American breakfast for you. You can also find veggie pork here!
In addition, you can enjoy desserts at the end of the meal, such as cake and ice cream. One of the special desserts is their durian ice cream cupcakes, which are popular among durian lovers.
Location: 56, Jalan Austin Heights 8/2, Taman Mount Austin, 81100 Johor Bahru, Johor, Malaysia.
Daily: 11:00am – 10:00pm
Closed on: Thursday
Tian En Vegetarian Restaurant
Enjoy a variety of local vegetarian dishes at Tian En Vegetarian Restaurant. You can enjoy an enjoyable meal at an affordable price in a comfortable environment.
The most popular order here is vegetarian chicken rice. Sprinkled with sesame oil sauce, the vegetarian chicken is tender and melts in your mouth.
The restaurant also serves authentic Malay fried noodles. It’s also a very tasteful dish and you can order it with or without eggs.
Next, their “Ma Po Tou Fu” offers a taste of heaven. Cooked with bean paste, smooth head with vegetarian mushrooms and minced meat. A little spiciness on the plate stimulates your taste buds and goes well with plain rice!
- Vegetarian Chicken Rice
- Ma Po Tou Fu
- Malay Fried Noodles
Location: 27, Jalan Permas 4/4, Bandar Baru Permas Jaya, 81750 Masai, Johor, Malaysia.
Contact: +6012-729 6220
Daily: 9:00am – 2:00pm, 5:30pm – 8:00pm
New Joy Deli
Those who like bitter gourd soup are in luck, as New Joy Deli is the best in town. Although the soup is sweet, it also brings out the natural aroma of bitter melon. Remember to order their MSG free vegan curry. It goes well with rice.
The restaurant also serves taro rice that goes perfectly with the sour soup. The sour taste in the mouth is appetizing. You can also order Vegetarian G Rice topped with their special sauce. It tastes sweet and salty.
- Bitter Gourd Soup
- Curry Rice
- Taro Rice
- Vegetarian G Rice
Location: 8, Jalan Nipah 13, Taman Daya, 81100 Johor Bahru, Johor, Malaysia.
Contact: +6016-731 9609
Daily: 6:00am – 10:00pm
Yi Sin Vegetarian Restaurant
Yi Sin Vegetarian Restaurant has four outlets in Johor. From breakfast to dinner, you can find your favorite dishes here!
I bet you’ve never had “Pork Knuckles and Vinegar” at a vegetarian restaurant. But you can eat at Yi Sin Vegetarian Restaurant! The pork is made from mushroom feet. At first sip, the aromatic balsamic vinegar is irresistible.
Try their Herbs Dietary Vegetarian Chicken. The soup has a strong herbal aroma, not greasy, sweet and refreshing taste. In addition, the restaurant also serves the most authentic Hakka tea. If you’re a fan, you’ll definitely feel the traditional flavor in your mouth.
- Pork Knuckles and Vinegar
- Herbs Dietary Vegetarian Chicken
- Hakka Tea