Welcome to Is it Vegan? (Japan)!

We would like to help you stay vegan while in Japan, whether you are here for just a short vacation or for a longer stay.

On this website you will find translations of ingredient panels on some common food products, information about vegan shopping, a dictionary listing useful words for vegans living in Japan, and more. Please take some time to explore this site.

Please also feel free to contribute to this resource by sharing information and telling us about any mistakes you may find! You can also join our ‘Is it vegan? (Japan)’ group on Facebook.

We hope you enjoy your time in Japan!