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7 Singapore Restaurants With Plant-Based Dishes An Omnivore Would Love

8 Mins Read I hate veggies. I’ve never liked them and would never order them at restaurants. OK, maybe not all veggies – I am partial to French beans, carrots, watercress – but only my grandma’s watercress pork rib soup – peas, enoki mushroom and potatoes. Everything else in the vegetable category: no, thanks. Growing up, vegetables always […]

Hong Kong’s OG Indian Vegetarian Restaurant Woodlands Gets A Makeover

4 Mins Read Tucked inside the old-school Wing On Plaza in East Tsim Sha Tsui, Woodlands Indian Vegetarian Restaurant offers a respite from the bustle of Kowloon and is a popular gathering place for the surrounding Indian business community, tourists and hungry vegans alike. Serving traditional Southern Indian cuisine including mainstays like dosas (crispy paper-thin South Indian pancakes, […]

New Year, New You: Hong Kong’s Best Healthy Meal Plans 2019

7 Mins Read Meal delivery plans continue to be really popular, and it’s easy to see why. They are convenient, time-saving, and delicious! Plus they take you one step closer to eating healthy! Let a certified nutritionist bother about ensuring you are getting all your macros and all your nutrients. Leave the gourmet prep to professional chefs. Taking […]

Hong Kong Fast Casual Plant-Based Chain MANA Sells its 1 Millionth Flat

2 Mins Read Less than six years since opening their organically inspired, locally produced, eco-friendly doors back in 2012, plant-based fast slow food concept MANA! have sold their one millionth flat in Hong Kong. For those who have never taken a bite of founder Bobsy Gaia’s legendary oven-baked flatbread, it is a popular unleavened bread blended with olive […]

Genie Juicery Co-Founder Cara McIlroy: ‘Glass Bottles Were Always The Plan’

5 Mins Read Refreshing, thirst-quenching and jam-packed with essential vitamins and minerals, cold-pressed juices are our go-to method of hydration and nourishment on busy, hectic workdays! And Hong Kong’s OG juice bar, Genie Juicery, is still our number one stop when it comes to grabbing a drink. Genie opened its doors back in 2011, way before Hong Kong […]

5 Fool-Proof Easy Vegan Dishes Created For Hong Kong Kitchens

5 Mins Read We know many of you are looking to go Green Monday more days than one yet many of our readers tell us that they lack time and know-how when it comes to cooking vegan. There are plenty of recipes online but most are not adapted to Hong Kong kitchens or supermarkets. We reached out to […]

Crossfit Box Launches Plant-Based Grab & Go Asphodeli in Kennedy Town

3 Mins Read It’s no secret that the foods we eat play a crucial role to our overall health. It gives us the energy and nutrients to grow and develop, remain healthy and active to move, work, play, think and learn. Combined with exercise, your nutritional habits will help you gain strength and lose fat for a healthy […]

Pure Group’s nood food Launches Plant-Based Impossible Burger Menu

2 Mins Read Impossible Foods has partnered with Asia’s leading lifestyle brand, The Pure Group, as the latest company to launch the famed vegan patty to their in-house cafe, nood food. Introducing four new Impossible dishes at Pure Fitness’ Kinwick Centre location as well as Pure Yoga’s just-opened Star Street studio, opposite Pacific Place 3 in Wan Chai, the new […]

MANA! Launches Build Your Own Burger Pop-Up: ‘Made With Plants, Not In Them’

2 Mins Read Vegan cuisine really shines at MANA! Fast Slow Food. Since opening its doors in March 2012, the re-invented ‘fast food’ establishment serving up vegan, vegetarian and raw food dishes made from consciously sourced local organic farms has been an avid crowd favourite. In keeping with their knack for celebrating wholesome foods the way nature intended, MANA! […]

Healthy Meal Plans: The Raw Circus Delivers Organic Raw Vegan Meals To Your Door (in Reusable Containers)

6 Mins Read Hong Kong’s healthy dining scene just got another bountiful boost of gourmet green goodness. Driven by a rapidly growing group of health conscious eaters looking for conveniently catered wholesome and balanced meals, The Raw Circus is the newest meal delivery service to hit the scene. An entirely unique proposition: the Raw Circus is a 100% plant-based […]

New Balinese-Inspired Cafe LCB Express Opens in Causeway Bay w/ Delicious, Healthy Menu

2 Mins Read A new healthy food hotspot has opened its doors to serve Hong Kong’s health-conscious folks. LCB express has soft opened for lunch, dinner and drinks to the busy HK island crowd. Located off Causeway Bay’s lively Lockhart Road, the eco-friendly vibe inside LCB express evokes the idyllic bohemian islands of the Mediterranean paired with fresh Balinese flair. From […]

Lee Gardens Launches #GoGreenCWB Campaign w/ 20+ New Vegetarian Restaurant Menus

2 Mins Read One of Hong Kong’s top luxury shopping destinations is about to go green! Lee Gardens, famed for their premium, upscale business and retail facilities, have teamed up with local social enterprise, Green Monday, to debut a series of green initiatives to undergo a commitment toward responsible living with many eco-friendly programs. Over a period of ten […]

Best Takeaway Salad Bars in Central & Sheung Wan

5 Mins Read There is nothing like a fresh salad on a hot (and humid) summer day. From the standard classics to innovative chef-driven creations with savory accents, Central is a prime hub for all your salad wants and needs. Featuring summer’s best fruits and bursting with seasonal ingredients, here are the best takeaway salads for a brimming box […]

The Complete Greater Tsim Sha Tsui Vegetarian & Vegan Dining Guide

6 Mins Read 2018 has given us no shortage of healthy food in Hong Kong. With a ton of plant-based dining options across the city, we’re shining a spotlight today on the northern part of the 852 – Kowloon! Blessed with nutritious and delicious cafes and restaurants, there’s a lot to love across the harbour that will wow […]

Délifrance Launches Beyond Burger Across Hong Kong

2 Mins Read Beyond Meat, the prominent plant-based burger startup, has expanded its reach across Hong Kong with the partnership between global food and beverage brand, Délifrance, and social enterprise, Green Monday, to launch the Beyond Burger on their menus. Beginning July 12 2018, all Délifrance locations and local restaurant chain specializing in European cuisine, alfafa, will serve the vegan […]

Where To Taste Omnipork, Asia’s Brand New #PlantBased ‘Pork’

3 Mins Read Menus featuring plant-based pork alternative, Omnipork, have begun sprouting across Hong Kong. Launched earlier this year by Asian foodtech startup, Right Treat (backed by David Yeung & his Green Monday team) the all-purpose pork analog made of pea protein, non-GMO soy, shiitake mushroom and rice boasts a high nutritional profile – more fiber, calcium, and iron; lower saturated fat […]

Pret A Manger Launches Brand New Summer Vegan Menu in Hong Kong

3 Mins Read Following the success of Pret a Manger’s three Veggie Pret locations in London and an initial “Not Just For Veggies” campaign in Hong Kong last year, Pret Hong Kong has upped the #plantbased ante and unveiled an all-new vibrant summer menu filled primarily of vegan options. Inspired by the British standalone restaurant recipes and encouraged by Asia’s […]

Confusion Plant Based Kitchen: Just Opened Vegan Cafe in Sheung Wan Offers Delicious, Globally Inspired Food

5 Mins Read Down Jervois Street along old-school mom and pop storefronts and traditional tonic shops, Confusion Plant Based Kitchen stands out as a stark white jewel amongst the busy Sheung Wan streets. Inside, the clean space and minimalist interiors  food that will nourish your mind, body and soul. The newest vegan addition in the city, Confusion is food for […]