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Japanese Restaurants In London

Article authored by Oliver


Last updated: 12/03/2022

There is something exceptional about the passion and craftsmanship that goes into Japanese cuisine, and the flavours that come with it are mind boggling. So, whether you're desperate to get away to Asia, love a bit of culture, or go mad for sushi, Ping Culture has done the hard work for you. Here are our recommendations for the creme de la creme of Japanese restaurants in London, from tiny Michelin starred Izakaya's all the way to those high-roller restaurants at the top of a scraper.
BookableInamo - Soho
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Inamo - Soho

Inamo are pioneering restaurants & bars. With locations in Soho, Covent Garden & Camden, we craft Japanese, Chinese, Thai & Korean cuisine, including fresh sushi, served to share. Voted best local restaurant & outside bar in Camden, and best Brunch in Central London by TimeOut in 2018. Our first site opened in 2008, & since then our groundbreaking technology has delighted over a million patrons, ...

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BookableSUSHISAMBA London
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Only at SUSHISAMBA will you find a unique blend of Japanese, Brazilian and Peruvian culture and cuisine.

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Escape the chaos of city life and enter a social haven of comfort and warmth. With rich, dark green walls, elaborate décor and plush banquette seating, Ayllu is a Peruvian-Japanese fusion restaurant serving contemporary sharing plates, freshly made sushi and innovative cocktails. The cosy restaurant is built around the traditions of the Ayllu community of the Inca Empire. The Ayllu was a group...


BookableAqua Kyoto
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Aqua Kyoto

A contemporary Japanese restaurant with a stunning rooftop terrace high above Regent Street. Experience the innovative Japanese cuisine of Aqua Kyoto. Join us for lunch, dinner and our famous free-flow weekend brunch.

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BookableAqua Shard
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Aqua Shard

Experience the contemporary British cuisine and carefully crafted cocktails of Aqua Shard, the panoramic view spot located on the 31st floor of The Shard.

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8 at The Londoner

Welcome to 8 at The Londoner. A decadent rooftop izakaya lounge that reimagines the informal and traditional Japanese style of dining and drinking. Three stunning spaces set the scene for a sophisticated rooftop experience above the capital’s most iconic neighbourhood. Join us on the eighth floor for an unforgettable evening of modern Japanese cuisine, innovative cocktails and a collection of fi...

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Experience the highest hotel bar in Europe, bringing unparalleled elegance to the city’s social scene. Elevated on Level 52, this is the perfect place for sunset cocktails and late-night drinks, featuring the dramatic backdrop of London’s skyline, with views to the west, north and east. The bar offers three distinct areas: the cocktail bar, the Champagne bar and the Sky Pool.

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