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30 Brook Street, London W1K 5DJ, England
+44 20 7629 2730
Mon - Fri 12:00 - 14:00
Mon - Sat 18:00 - 22:00
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26 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent service and hospitality. The fish are the freshest you can get. Great selection of dishes.

1 Thank Mazen A
London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Newly redecorated and more comfortable seats and better lighting Still the best food prepared in front of you by experts. Try having your sashimi thick cut rather than the usual thin cut, it's even more delicious. I see that if they've run out of razor clams they substitute whelks which will be my next to try. Expensive but still good... More 

1 Thank Lepanto1572
East Sussex, UK
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21 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 February 2017

We had a lovely meal at this restaurant. Delicious Japanese food, and the reception and service was very efficient and friendly. Having the waitresses in traditional Japanese dress adds to the Japanese feeling. We'll certainly return.

3 Thank John_EastSussex_UK
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151 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Unpretentious place with chefs right behind the counter and you can watch them prepare the very delicious cuisine in front of you, with extreme hygiene of course. We enjoyed sushi platter, and tempura, fish...with cute mochi to round up the meal. Thank you everyone!

1 Thank atlas_tw
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Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

I hesitate to write this because this is easily the apex quality Japanese restaurant in the city and I want to keep it for myself. The food is authentic. The sushi and sashimi are prepared by a master. The service is also authentic Japanese, intelligent and respectful but always 'low key' (it is a family run restaurant offering an excellent... More 

2 Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

There is Japanese food and there is Japanese food ... This restaurant sets itself apart from other Japanese restaurants in town with its cooking. Everything we ordered wasn't just beautiful, it was exquisite. The food was sophisticated and most importantly, authentic. Nothing to do with those trendy cooking styles in Roka, Nobu or Buddha Bar (not that we don't like... More 

2 Thank Bao P
London, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

I first went to this restaurant 15 years ago. The food was very good but the service is not good. I continued frequenting the place because of the food but the service was getting me down. There are many good Japanese restaurants in London so I stopped going. Recently, I thought I'd try again. Maybe the service had improved. NO... More 

1 Thank Calculus100
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Though the sushi this restaurant serves is authentic, we are not impressed with other dishes such as tempura and noodle dishes -- and the service (more below). Their green tea and miso soup are tasteless (really surprising for an authentic Japanese restaurant) while they charge high prices for both. (Based on a friend's recommendation, we tried a nearby restaurant in... More 

1 Thank Mari H
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66 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

What can I say? I come here quite often and I love the food. Everything is very fresh and very well prepared. The service is decent, it is not great. They concentrate in the smalls details such as getting your wet towel, your bits and bobs in the right position. However, they forget to bring you your tea. Go and... More 

Thank Yabaduuu
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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98 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Want a good place that is consistent and maintains quality? This is the place. Not cheap, but well worth it. Fish direct from Japan and the prep is excellent. Chawan Mushi is answer to life. Chef owned and operated.

Thank danieljcohen

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$38 - US$640
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 Brook Street, London W1K 5DJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Mayfair
  • Neighbourhood: Mayfair
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7629 2730
Ikeda is a traditional Japanese restaurant, serving up exquisite cuisine in an exclusive, fine dining setting for the past 38 years.

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Set beside some of London's best parks and home to world-class galleries, luxurious hotels, and famed thoroughfares, the ultra upscale Mayfair is one of London's most exclusive haunts. Here the shopping is haute, the dining is exquisite, and the nightlife is vibrant. A casual stroll through the area’s chic streets will reveal that Michelin stars and chauffeured cars are practically the norm here. Even if you're on a tight budget, this exceptionally well connected swath of Central London is worth exploring, if only for the chance to take a peak at the goings on of upper crust English society.
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