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Tokyo Diner

2 Newport Place, London WC2H 7JP, England
+44 20 7287 8777
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“bento box” (40 reviews)
“katsu curry” (31 reviews)
“sushi” (75 reviews)
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CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
2 Newport Place, London WC2H 7JP, England
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1 - 10 of 472 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

I took my disabled teenager here this evening for a treat which swiftly turned into a nightmare. We queued for ages only to find there were lots of empty tables downstairs and the truly nasty Japanese lady on reception simply could not be bothered to...More

3  Thank Amanda L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were seated downstairs as a table of four. The decor is quite basic but the waitress was very polite and we were served quickly. Complimentary green tea is served and topped up. The vegetable curry lunch meal was large and quite spicy. The cucumber...More

Thank fay977
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Sadly, the nearby Sushi Eatery (5* rated) was closed so we decided to try this place. I wish we hadn’t bothered. Despite it being mid afternoon on a weekday in February and the restaurant being nowhere near full the waitress was fussy and rude about...More

2  Thank Matthew C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A really great restaurant, with wholesome Japanese food for decent prices and good quality. I ordered the Chicken Katsu which was really nice, crisp chicken, omelette like egg on top and good basic Japanese flavours. My friend ordered the Ramen which he said the broth...More

Thank Englandtravelgal
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A son of mine fascinated with Japanese food took me there last summer. I went there to please him. I had the curry katsu. It was delicious, and the rice was a delight on itself, even better than in Japan. The tea they offer tastes...More

1  Thank IraeIra
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Decided to try this restaurant as it was near my place and Asian food always hits the spot after having some drinks. I Ordered pork katsudon, I started eating and decided to order a side of chicken karage (I’ll get to the chicken later) upon...More

2  Thank Jolo V
Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

Just a little meet up with friends from America. So we needed a 6 person table. A short time later the friendly staff sat us down. The food is a little basic but great. Six meals for £75 in London.

Thank Andre B
Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

I had soba soup which was delicious and very faily priced. The spinach starter is nothing to write home about and severely overpriced. Do not go downstairs expecting atmosphere, upstairs is much nicer.

1  Thank kstaerk
Reviewed 7 January 2018

We found the service polite and efficient at Tokyo Diner. The Nigiri and Maki were excellent, and at the sort of price you might expect in Central London (Japanese restaurants are not generally known for being budget places). The house wine was also fine and...More

1  Thank Neatham
Reviewed 28 December 2017

First time receiving such appalling service.. Once we entered, the old japanese lady just pointed to a seat and it took a while for them to get our order. When taking the payment, she didn't speak a word and avoided eye contact with my boyfriend....More

Thank Sam A
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Travellerpqa
13 June 2017|
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Response from Patricia P | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the late reply, as far as i know you cant make reservations, the place is small and casual then the turn around is fast, maybe what you can do is to go to the restaurant first and if its busy put your name down and... More
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Response from Marc0T81 | Reviewed this property |
Only for groups of 6 or more people
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Monday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Friday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Newport Place, London WC2H 7JP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Soho
  • Neighbourhood: Soho
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7287 8777
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