Tag: tempura

Ichiryu

Ichiryu

Japanese seems to be trending quite a bit in London recently. Ramen, yakitori, izakaya and now udon.  Although do spare me the Japanese “tapas” offered at one joint…  It’s just the normal izakaya (pub) food… So off we went to Ichiryu. Hakata bun with BBQ […]

Atari-Ya Swiss Cottage

Atari-Ya Swiss Cottage

When my desperation for Japanese food gets the better of me (which is often) I seem to repeatedly find myself fleeing to the Bond Street Atari-Ya branch.  I think it serves one of the best sashimi/sushi for its price/quality ratios in London.  Having partook of […]

Tempura

Tempura

As you can probably guess from this blog, I love my fried food.  In which case, Japan is heaven.  Forget all you hear about Japanese food being comprised of sushi and other healthy stuff.  Although they look dainty, their diet is far from tasteless! On […]

Kiku

Kiku

This is a long overdue review of Kiku (菊), what I think is one of the best Japanese restaurants in London for a reasonable price.  Sure, there may be better out there but they’re either insanely hard to book, expensive or both. I think I probably […]

Tempura – Mikawa Zezankyo

Tempura – Mikawa Zezankyo

On my last full day in Tokyo we decided to splurge out on some tempura. At the recommendation of one of my friends, we decided to try Mikawa Zezankyo which according to some people is supposed to be one of the best tempura restaurants in […]