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5 Picks for Japanese Cuisine in London

Husband and wife team Joe and Koko run the Tanakatsu restaurant on Wakley Street in Islington serving up delicious Katsu curry…

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1. Tanakatsu

Husband and wife team Joe and Koko run the Tanakatsu restaurant on Wakley Street in Islington serving up delicious Katsu curry, Teriyaki and Sushi dishes. The menu is based on contemporary Japanese diners and Katsu houses throughout Japan. The attentive and friendly service coupled with the minimalist laid-back vibe make this one of the best places for Japanese food in London.

Location: 10 Wakley Street, Islington, London EC1V 7LT
Reservation: +44 121 389 4111


2. Sticks’N’Sushi Covent Garden

The restaurant is located in Covent Garden, in the centre of London’s illustrious theatre quarter. The impeccable décor is matched by the impressive menu offering a range of Japanese-inspired cuisine and cocktails, Japanese beers and sake. The menu offers a variety of dishes with vegetable, meat and fish options. The menu caters for all tastes, regardless of whether your preference is raw or grilled. The restaurant offers a balanced mix of sushi, grilled delicacies, and colourful salads.

Location: 11 Henrietta Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E 8PY
Reservation: +44 20 3141 8810


3. Robata

Robata specialises in Japan’s long-standing tradition of charcoal cooking. Robata meaning ‘fireside’ specialises in robata grilled charcoal cooking, a Japanese tradition that was first introduced by ancient fishermen. The restaurants menu is a modern interpretation of some of Japan’s most prized dishes as well as a number of signature dishes. The menu is divided into 5 sections where diners can share a number of dishes between them.
The izakaya-style restaurant also offers an extensive selection of sake and sake-based cocktails.

Location: 56 Old Compton Street Soho, London W1D 4UE
Reservation: +44 20 7287 5766


4. Oka Restaurant

This cosy restaurant located on Carnaby Street offers handmade sushi and hot dishes, taking pride in serving a modern take on traditional pan-Asian & sushi cuisines. All dishes are made to order and also available for take-away. The small seasonal menu serves up delicious sushi and sashimi among other signature dishes.

Location: 16 Carnaby Street 1st Floor Kingly Court, London W1B 5PW
Reservation: +44 20 7734 3556


5. Zaibatsu

Zaibatsu in Greenwich offers a wide variety of Japanese fusion dishes serving up authentic and delicious sushi, sashimi, salads, noodles and tempura. Popular dishes include the chicken satay, dragon rolls, spicy curry laksa and soft shell crab as well as the vegetable tempura and teriyaki’s salmon. You can also opt to share a meal with sushi platters on offer which will also allow you to sample the various sushi offerings.

Location: 96 Trafalgar Road Greenwich, London SE10 9UW
Reservation: +44 20 8858 9317

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7 Popular Markets now open in London

A great place for seeking out fresh produce and small-scale artisan producers.

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1. Borough Market

The traders have built their reputations on seeking out small-scale artisan producers and bringing their wares to Borough. Together, the Market’s stalls, shops and restaurants reflect London’s status as a truly global city, with traditional British produce sitting alongside regional specialities from around the world.

2. Broadway Market

Broadway Market is a Victorian street market situated in Hackney, North London. In addition to the thriving Saturday market, there are over 70 shops, cafés and restaurants open seven days a week from dawn to dusk. From costermongers to green-grocers, everything that is fit to sell is on offer here.

3. Old Spitalfields Market

Old Spitalfields Market is the original East London Market Place. 44 Retailers and Restaurants, 88 Market Stalls and 25 Street Food Traders under one Victorian Market Roof at the Heart of London’s Most Exciting Neighbourhood. Open 7 days a week, it is the perfect antidote to the high street. We bring together small producers and local creatives with original independent retailers and a few well-known brands under one historic roof.

4. Greenwich Market

This indoor market dates back to 1737 and is the only in London located on a World Heritage site. Antiques, arts and crafts and London designer-makers. Greenwich Market, the first arts and crafts market for London, is bursting with unique gift ideas made by some of the capital’s finest designers. It also boasts 47 stall in its food market offering a wide range of delicious street food for all tastes.

5. Portobello Road Market

Portobello Market is really several markets in one, Saturday being the day when all are in full swing. Then you can experience a mile of hustle, haggle, colour and energy. The feature of Saturdays is the opening of hundreds of antique and specialist shops and stalls. There are some talented and bizarre street performers to be spotted too.

6. Camden Market

Open since 1974 Camden Market started off as a small arts and crafts fair in the backyard of Dingwalls. It now boasts a diverse community of creative sellers, delicious street food and independent stores located next to to the regent’s canal. Open everyday with over a thousand places to shop, eat and drink in the historical Central London district.

7. Brick Lane Market

A great place to find fantastic bargains in this bustling East End market boasting antiques, stunning fabrics and kitsch collectables. When you’re done bargain hunting head to the food stalls for some delicious and authentic street food to refuel.Try the freshly made bagels, curry houses and salt beef sandwiches. Also nearby is the Old Truman Brewery which is worth a visit.

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5 Coffee shops to visit in London this autumn

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(Photo : EL&N London)

London is beautiful all year round, but autumn is the season that makes the city unique. The time for wearing cosy blazers and joining friends for a cup of coffee. In this post you can check out some of the best coffee shops in Central London where you can spend a great time enjoying good quality hot drinks, cakes and friendly customer service. These cafes are now open and welcoming visitors.

1. SAID LONDON – SOHO

“Found by Italians, run by Italians”. An amazing small coffee shop located in Broadwick street – West Central London. It is not easy to be found but if you like getting lost in the big city you can definitely pass by it. They specialise in preparing a good quality handmade chocolate , sweet treats, coffee and creamy hot chocolate. When entering you will notice how different is that place compared to other similar coffee shops- the whole atmosphere and interior is attracting customers because of its uniqueness.

(Photo: Kristina Pavlinova) Vegan chocolate cake and creamy hot chocolate
(Photo: Said London)

2. Caffè Concerto

Not very far from SAID, this coffee shop is located in the heart of Piccadilly Circus. Caffè Concerto is an Italian place offering an amazing coffee, branches and delicious desserts. The interior is luxurious, making you feel comfortable in the rainy days while having a nice chat with a friend or finishing a project for work. The idea of having a fancy dinner with your partner could be also considered.

(Photo: Caffe Concerto)

3. 39 STEPS COFFEE

Another place where you can have the perfect coffee is situated close to Oxford Street. This company is unique because they explain in details how they prepare our drinks and you can follow the process on their website (click on the heading “39 STEPS COFFEE “) Many customers are visiting to try the pancakes and other sweet treats. You can also have light meal and healthy drinks like smoothies, juices or milkshakes. You won’t regret it!

(Photo: 39 Steps Coffee)

4. OLE & STEEN

Ole & Steen is a Danish coffee shop, attracting customers with its cosy and peaceful atmosphere. There is also an outside area where you can enjoy the warm days having a refreshing drink. The pastries and coffees taste very good making you feel like you are in Denmark.

(Photo: Ole & Steen)

5. EL&N LONDON

EL&N have various locations around London. With its unique pink interior and walls covered with flowers, it became a highly desired place for taking pictures with this amazing background and of course, coffee meetings. EL&N offers healthy food and good quality coffee. Each one of the locations is worth visiting!

(Photo : EL&N London)
(Photo: EL&N London)

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Joanne Palmaro’s easy and delicious Pasta al Limone recipe

Passionate about Italian cuisine and pasta, Joanne Palmaro takes advantage of the summer to unveil the recipe for Pasta al Limone for Vogue Paris.

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Passionate about Italian cuisine and pasta, Joanne Palmaro takes advantage of the summer to unveil the recipe for Pasta al Limone for Vogue Paris. Both an actress and a model, she guides us through her local market to find the biggest and brightest lemons for her kitchen.

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