iVegetarian: 8-Course Vegan Dinner in Kwun Tong, HK

Hidden inside an old industrial building in Kowloon East Kwun Tong is iVegetarian, a private kitchen that serves an 8-course meal for dinner. We settled in the spacious and cozy environment, sipping tea while waiting for our feast.

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For starters, we were each served taster portions of crispy vegan barbeque pork, an interesting crunchy seaweed from Taiwan and fruits.

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This was the special wood flavored tea that was served.

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Next, a Cantonese-dish with lily bulb, asparagus and brown fungus. Not bad.

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I like biting into a beancurd bag and figuring out what’s inside. The beancurd skin was savoury topped with vegetarian oyster sauce and filled with crunchy melon, mushroom and a surprise mochi. It looks tiny in the picture, but it’s actually quite generous serving, at least 3 times the size of that lonely broccoli! Satisfying.

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A big fan of soup this is particularly nourishing filled with coin-sized walnuts and lots of goji-berry goodness. Wholesome.

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An aerial view of my hearty Chinese tonic soup. Nom…

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Succulent shitake mushroom braised and marinated with soy sauce complemented with a stalk of crunchy raw asparagus.

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When it comes to crispy beancurd rolls, again it’s delicious but somewhat similar ingredient to the beancurd bag served earlier, just now fried. I particularly like that crunchy enoki mushroom in the corner.

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Guess what’s inside this mini clay pot that serves one?

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Tada! Heartwarming beancurd and asparagus rice.

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Just to provide perspective on the size of that claypot rice. Although food coma for me at this point…

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But there’s always room for dessert. An interesting jelly-like texture, supposed to have nourishing properties.

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Ms. Ella Or, director at Ivegetarian was very friendly throughout our 8-course meal as she shares how each of the dishes were made and asked for our feeedback.

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The chef and open-concept kitchen in the restaurant.

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Entrance of iVegetarian.

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Vegan with opening times listed – Mon to Sat 12 -3 pm and private kitchen in the evenings.

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And if you’re still hungry, you can buy more and cook at home. Overall, a satisfying experience and will return to try again.

iVegetarian: Room 24, 2/F, Shing Yip Building, 19-21 Shing Yip Street, Kwun Tong, Hong Kong.

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