Vegetarian in Beijing? You're not alone. Vegetarianism has a longstanding history for some parts of Chinese society. You can trace its roots back to the principles of Ancient Buddhism and Taoism and today, it remains an important fixture of Chinese culture, philosophy and cuisine.
Still, finding the best vegetarian restaurants in Beijing can be a challenge. That's why we've compiled a list of our favourite veggie, vegan and veggie-friendly restaurants in the city.
With so many different styles of vegetarian restaurants in Beijing on offer, even the most die-hard of carnivores may just consider taking a night off.