Tagged with Japanese restaurant

Dining out at Kiri!

One of the things I particularly like about London’s Japanese restaurant scene is that, despite how many places I’ve dined at, it doesn’t feel like I’ve tried everything. Yes, sashimi and sushi may be everywhere but it’s easy to stumble across a restaurant where the food’s been marinated in a special sauce or served in … Continue reading

Kouzu I’m hungry!

If you live in London and are one for great deals, you’d better sign up for Time Out’s mailing list. A few weeks ago, I got an alert for a great dinner deal at Kouzu, one of the Japanese restaurants that had been on my “to eat at” list for ages, so I bought two … Continue reading

Oh, go on, Den! – Den Udon restaurant

Yesterday I went to my first ever restaurant press night at Den Udon and was not disappointed. Newly-opened in the King’s Cross area in London, this delightful restaurant caters to all tastes and is refreshingly cheap. Whether it’s sake, edamame, tempura or udon, there’ll be plenty on the menu you want to try. As this … Continue reading

6 Japanese restaurants for £60!

That’s £10 for a meal per restaurant! Sound too good to be true? Well, it’s not! This year’s London Restaurant Festival, a city wide celebration of eating out, presents “Japanese Journey”. For £60 (plus a £3.30 booking fee), you can visit six of London’s best ramen bars, sushi restaurants and Japanese izakayas in one day. You … Continue reading

Hi Sushi!

In my never-ending quest to visit more Japanese restaurants in London, I recently visited a brilliant izakaya-style restaurant in the Covent Garden area. Oddly enough, I went for lunch with a group of people I’d never met before – I recently got myself back on meetup.com, a brilliant website where people can host meet up … Continue reading